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  • 1 bedroom


  • Freehold
  • Views!
  • Once in a lifetime opportunity
  • Delightful one bedroom bungalow with potential for extension (subject to the relevant planning permissions being obtained)
  • Stunning gardens of approximately 1 acre
  • Privacy and seclusion galore
  • Located on the periphery of the popular village of Grasmere
  • Heart of the Lake District
  • Must be viewed to be fully appreciated

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A once in a lifetime opportunity to purchase a property in the most glorious setting with stunning views across Grasmere. The private gardens of approximately an acre offer unparalleled seclusion.

Grasmere is a beautiful and historic village located in the heart of the Lake District. The village has associations with the Lake Poets, including, William Wordsworth, who lived in Grasmere for 14 years and called it as "the loveliest spot that man hath ever found." The village of Grasmere has a range of shops, supermarkets, tea rooms and acclaimed restaurants. Ambleside is close by and offers many services including doctors, dentists, primary schooling, professional services and a range of quality shops, gourmet restaurants and recreational facilities.

The busy market town of Kendal is the main town of the South Lakes and provides many shops, a host of restaurants and cafes, along with comprehensive cultural, educational, recreational and shopping facilities. Windermere and Bowness also offer a good range of restaurants and a theatre.

For the commuter the M6 provides access north to Carlisle and south to Lancaster and onwards. The closest rail station is at Windermere, linking to Oxenholme which provides regular links north and south on the west coast main line, direct trains to London, Manchester and Glasgow.

On the A591 from Ambleside, turn right just before the MacDonald Swan Hotel. The entrance to Wren's Nest is the third turning on the right and is marked as Wren's Nest on the gate post.

Conservatory14'1" x 8'11" (4.3m x 2.72m). Conservatory with slate floor, overlooking the gardens with stunning views.

Kitchen12' x 8'1" (3.66m x 2.46m). Fitted with a good range of floor and wall units. Stone worksurfaces with inset sink and drainer. Electric hob and extractor fan. Oven and grill. Integrated fridge. Dishwasher.

Lounge17'9" x 10'7" (5.4m x 3.23m). Stunning views from this charming room. Stone feature wall.

Snug16'9" x 8'8" (5.1m x 2.64m). Original oak panelling, door to rear porch. Fireplace with slate hearth. Built in low level cupboards.

Rear Entrance Porch17'2" x 4'6" (5.23m x 1.37m). Stone flagged flooring. Door to terraces and gardens.

Cloakroom5'11" x 5'3" (1.8m x 1.6m). w.c., wall hung wash hand basin. Tiled walls.

Bedroom13'6" x 11'11" (4.11m x 3.63m). A good sized double bedroom with a wide range of fitted wardrobes and drawers.

Ensuite Shower room6'4" x 5'10" (1.93m x 1.78m). Fully tiled walls. W.c., pedestal wash hand basin. Shower cubicle.

Private water supply and septic tank drainage.
Mains electricity.

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Local Amenities

  • Ambleside Waterhead Ferry Landing 4 miles
  • Brockhole Ferry Landing 5.5 miles
  • Grasmere CofE Primary School 0.8 miles
  • Langdale CofE School 2.3 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Ambleside Waterhead Ferry Landing 4 miles
  • Brockhole Ferry Landing 5.5 miles
  • Grasmere CofE Primary School 0.8 miles
  • Langdale CofE School 2.3 miles

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  • £683,965
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  • £6,570
  • (0.970%)
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Sold prices provided by Land Registry
19th Oct 2020 £900,000 Price reduced by £50,000
11th Sep 2020 £950,000 First listed

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