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

3 beds
1 bath
1 reception
Council tax band:
Not available
  1. Property photo 1 of 14. 25 The Firs

Points of interest

Property location

Nearby amenities

  • Samuel King's School0.2 miles
  • Alston Primary School0.2 miles

These distances are calculated in a straight line. The actual route and distance may vary.

Features and description

  • Freehold
  • Private garden
  • Off street parking
  • Double glazing
25 The Firs, Alston
A three bedroom semi-detached family house set within the centre of a friendly small housing estate in Alston.
The Firs is situated within walking distance to all local amenities: Schools, doctors, garage and many other local facilities as well as being close to many scenic walks along the river front.
The property benefits from gas central heating via back boiler, double glazing, gardens to front and rear with private parking.
25 The Firs is in need of Renovation but has Great Potential for Family Home or Buy To Let Investment. No Onward Chain.

Ground Floor

Through UPVC door to:

Entrance Hall
An entrance hallway housing electric metre, fuse box, single radiator and white UPVC double glazed window to side aspect.
The hallway leads through to both living room, kitchen/diner and stairs to first floor landing.

Living Room 3.69m x 4.35m (12’1 x 14’2) awp
A good sized family living room with large white UPVC double glazed window to front aspect and single radiator.

Kitchen/Dining 5.27m x 2.79m (17’2 x 9’1) awp
An L-shaped kitchen diner with a range of kitchen units, electric point for cooker and stainless steel sink and drainer. Single radiator and two white UPVC double glazed windows both to rear aspect. Built in storage cupboard and under stair pantry with white UPVC double glazed window to side aspect.

Back Passage
Side UPVC double glazed door from front garden that leads through to a back passage. The passage leads through to WC, Utility and Kitchen / Diner.

WC / Outbuilding 1.51m x 1.80m (4’9 x 5’9)
An outbuilding that has been a WC with white UPVC double glazed window to side aspect.

Utility/Outbuilding 2.78m x 1.69m (9’1 x 5’5)
A second outbuilding which could easily be a separate utility room with white UPVC double glazed window to rear aspect.


First Floor Landing
A spacious first floor landing with loft access, built in storage cupboard ideal for storing all linen with white UPVC double glazed window to side aspect.
The landing leads through to the family bathroom and all three bedrooms.

Bathroom 2.25m x 1.94m (7’3 x 6’3)
A family bathroom that comprises of a three piece white bathroom suite with electric shower over bath. Double radiator and white UPVC double glazed obscure window to side aspect.

Bedroom One 2.86m x 3.42m (9’3 x 11’2)
A double bedroom with built in wardrobe, double radiator and white UPVC double glazed window to rear aspect.

Bedroom Two 4m x 3.52m (13’1 x 11’5) awp
A second double bedroom which would easily accommodate a king size bed, double radiator and white UPVC double glazed window to front aspect.

Bedroom Three 2.64m x 2.44m (8’6 x 8’0) awp
A single bedroom with built in cupboard over stairs, double radiator and white UPVC double glazed window to front aspect.


Off street parking to front of property which could accommodate two small vehicles.

Front Garden
A good sized front garden laid to lawn which swoops round to the rear of the garden.

Rear Garden
A rear private garden which is laid to lawn.

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

We are advised by the vendor the tenure is freehold or the Alston equivalent which is known as “Alston leasehold”. If you would like more information about this 1,000 year lease which commenced in the early 1600’s please contact us.

Additional Information
Ideal home for First Time Buyers or Buy To Let Investors.
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.

Viewings are strictly by prior appointment with the sole agent, Pennine Ways Ltd. To arrange an appointment, please call Haltwhistle or Alston .

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