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3 bed semi-detached house for sale The Firs, Alston, Cumbria CA9

3 beds
1 bath
2 receptions

Property location

  • Alston Primary School0.2 miles
  • Samuel King's School0.2 miles
  • Newcastle Airport33.7 miles

Features and description

  • Freehold
  • Private garden
  • Single garage
  • Off street parking
  • Central heating
  • Double glazing
  • Fireplace
23 The Firs, Alston

For sale a well-maintained three bedroom semi-detached family home with integral garage and gardens to the front, side & rear. 23 The Firs benefits from private off-street parking for one vehicle, double glazing, gas central heating as well as two reception rooms, sun room & utility.

The Firs is a short easy walking distance to all local amenities within the town including doctors, chemist, co-operative food store, post office, schools as well as child’s playpark.
No onward chain.

Through brown UPVC double glazed opaque door to:

Entrance Hallway
A spacious hallway decorated in neutral colours, carpet to floor, fitted shelving and single radiator. The hallway leads through to both reception rooms, kitchen and stairs to first floor.

Reception Room One 3.63m x 3.63m (11’11’’ x 11’11’’) awp
A front reception room decorated in neutral colours, carpet to floor and large UPVC double glazed window to front aspect allowing a good source of natural light to flood into the room. Chrome coal effect electric fire with wood surround to centre of room.

Reception Room Two 3.46m x 4.50m (11’04’’ x 14’09’’) awp
A spacious second reception room decorated in neutral colours, carpet to floor, double radiator and chrome coal effect gas fire with wood surround to centre of room.

Through UPVC double glazed sliding doors to:

Sun Room 2.87m x 1.73m (9’05’’ x 5’08’’)
A white UPVC double glazed sun room with tiled flooring and white UPVC double glazed door leading to back garden.

From hallway to:

Kitchen 2.88m x 1.93m (9’05’’ x 6’03’’)
A well maintained kitchen with a number of matching floor and wall kitchen units, laminate worktop with splash back tiles above. Integral goods include gas hob, electric oven, extractor fan and stainless steel sink and drainer with chrome mixer tap. The kitchen is in good decorative order with carpet to floor, under stair pantry/ cupboard and white UPVC double glazed window to rear aspect.

Back Passage
A back passage with tiled flooring, double radiator & built in storage cupboard. The passage leads through to integral garage, downstairs WC & utility room.

A useful downstairs WC with tiled flooring and white UPVC double glazed opaque window to side aspect.

Utility Room 1.60m x 2.75m (5’03’’ x 9’00’’)
A utility room with matching floor & wall units, laminate worktop, white sink and drainer with mixer tap and plumbing for washing machine. Brown UPVC double glazed window to rear aspect and door that leads to back garden.

From stairs to:

First Floor Landing
A neutral coloured landing, carpet to floor, UPVC double glazed window to side aspect, built in linen cupboard and loft access. The first floor landing leads to shower room and all three bedrooms.

Shower Room 2.20m x 1.89m (7’02’’ x 6’02’’)
A recently refurbished shower room with floor to ceiling tiled walls, tiled floor, chrome heated towel rail. Two piece white WC & sink with large shower cubical with chrome gas powered shower. Chrome down lights and UPVC double glazed opaque window to side aspect.

Bedroom One 3.49m x 2.89m (11’05’’ x 9’05’’) awp
A double bedroom decorated in neutral colours, carpet to floor, single radiator, built in double wardrobe housing gas combi boiler with UPVC double glazed window to rear aspect.

Bedroom Two 3.29m x 4.02m (10’09’’ x 13’02’’)
A master double bedroom decorated in neutral colours, carpet to floor, single radiator, wall lights and UPVC double glazed window to front aspect.

Bedroom Three 2.54m x 2.43m (8’03’’ x 7’11’’) awp
A single front bedroom decorated in neutral colours, carpet to floor, single radiator and built in cupboard over stairs.


A fenced off private gravelled front stepping away from the public footpath.

Rear & Side Garden
A good sized private family garden to the rear mainly laid to lawn with raised decked sitting area. Patio area that leads around to the side of 23 The Firs with raised gravelled area ideal for any garden ornaments or pots, a number of outdoor electric points installed and outside water tap. The side & rear garden can be accessed from the front of property through wooden gate.

Integral Garage 4.60m x 3.00m (15’01’’ x 9’10’’)
A good sized integral garage with lighting, electric, workbench and shelving fitted with two UPVC double glazed opaque windows to side aspect and two UPVC double doors.

Mains Electricity, Mains Water and Drainage & Gas Central Heating.
Council Tax Band A
Energy efficiency rating C

We are advised by the vendor that the property is Freehold.

Additional Information
23 The Firs is an ideal First Time Buyer home or Buy to Let Investment.
No onward chain.

Local Information
Set in the North Pennines, Alston claims to be the highest market town in England being at 1000ft above sea level and an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. With its cobbled main street, distinctive market cross and ancient stone buildings it is a beautiful place to live, work and visit.
The town offers full amenities, including an array of shops, schools for ages 5 to 16 years, doctor’s surgery, petrol stations, pubs, eateries and post office. Tourist’s attractions include the South Tyne Railway, Lead Mining Museums, art and craft galleries the Pennine Way runs through the town as does the C to C cycle route. The road links are good being in the centre of the north and you can be in most major town and cities to the East and West in around an hour. Newcastle Airport and main line train stations can also be reached in around an hour’s drive.

Directions CA9 3RW
From our office drive down the street and turn left, past the petrol station and take the left turn up to The Firs, the road bears round to the right and property can be found directly in front of you.

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