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£600,000 Freehold (Under Offer)

Property Features

  • Detached country cottage
  • Two reception rooms
  • Four double bedrooms
  • Family bathroom and en suite
  • Character features
  • Garden with lawn and seating areas
  • Off road parking
  • Good road access to either Kendal or Windermere
  • Operating as a successful holiday let
  • Sought after South Lakeland village location

Brief Description

A well presented detached house situated in Crosthwaite village conveniently placed for the amenities available in Bowness, Windermere and the market town of Kendal. Having a sitting room, dining room, breakfast kitchen, four bedrooms with one en suite, bathroom, gardens and parking. EPC Rating E.

Main Description

Dodds Howe Cottage is a well presented detached residence currently operating as a successful holiday let situated in the village of Crosthwaite within the Lake District National Park. The village has a primary school, church, village hall and public house/restaurant and is conveniently placed for the amenities available in Bowness, Windermere and the market town of Kendal.

The accommodation, which has many features which include deep window sills, stone flagged flooring, exposed beams and traditional radiators, briefly comprises a well proportioned "L-shaped" breakfast kitchen, a dining room/snug with a woodburning stove, a sitting room with a woodburning stove and a hallway to the ground floor and four double bedrooms, with one being en suite and a family bathroom to the first floor. The property benefits from oil central heating and double glazing throughout.

Outside there is a well proportioned lawned garden, seating areas and gated driveway parking.

SITTING ROOM 17' 5" x 10' 10" (5.31m x 3.32m) Three double glazed windows, two radiators, wood burning stove to inglenook fireplace with slate hearth, feature alcove with wall light, built in multimedia cupboard housing television point and telephone point, exposed beam, fitted shelves, part tongue and groove to walls, wall lights.

BREAKFAST KITCHEN 20' 11 max" x 20' 7 max" (6.38m x 6.27m) Timber and double glazed stable door, three double glazed windows, traditional cast iron radiator, radiator, good range of base and wall units, white porcelain sink unit, built in oven, LPG hob with extractor/filter over, two integrated fridges, integrated freezer, cupboards housing plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, cupboard housing oil central heating boiler, space for tumble dryer, feature alcove with built in cupboard, under stairs cupboard, recessed spotlights, exposed beams, wall lights, tiled splash backs, television point, tiled floor.

DINING ROOM 19' 10 max" x 10' 5" (6.05m x 3.18m) Double glazed door, two double glazed sliding sash windows, two radiators, wood burning stove to inglenook fireplace with stone hearth, built in cupboard, exposed beams, wall lights, telephone point, solid wood flooring.

HALL 9' 5" x 7' 8" (2.88m x 2.35m) Traditional cast iron radiator, recessed spotlights, feature alcove with beam and picture wall light, traditional stone flagged floor.

LANDING 12' 9" x 2' 7" (3.91m x 0.81m) Exposed beam, loft access with drop down ladder, recessed spotlights.

BEDROOM 17' 3 max" x 10' 11 max" (5.26m x 3.33m) Double glazed sliding sash window, double glazed window, two radiators, exposed beams, recessed spotlights, television point.

EN SUITE 6' 4" x 4' 9" (1.94m x 1.45m) Double glazed window, radiator, three piece suite in white comprises W.C. wash hand basin and fully tiled shower cubicle with thermostatic shower, recessed spotlights, extractor fan, part tongue and groove to walls, fitted wall cupboard, shaver point.

BEDROOM 10' 8 max" x 9' 1 max" (3.25m x 2.77m) Double glazed window, radiator, exposed beam, television point, telephone point.

BEDROOM 10' 0" x 9' 3" (3.07m x 2.84m) Double glazed sliding sash window, radiator, exposed beam, telephone point.

BEDROOM 9' 7" x 9' 2" (2.94m x 2.80m) Double glazed sliding sash window, radiator, exposed beams, telephone point.

BATHROOM 7' 8" x 7' 2" (2.35m x 2.19m) Double glazed window, heated towel radiator, three piece suite in white comprises W.C. wash hand basin and bath with mixer shower and thermostatic shower over, built in airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder, recessed spotlights, extractor fan, fitted wall cupboard, part tongue and groove to walls, part tiling to walls.

OUTSIDE The property boasts a well proportioned enclosed lawned garden with a timber storage shed to the rear and a patio seating area, decked seating area and gated gravel driveway to the side.

SERVICES Mains electricity, mains water, oil fired heating, Calor gas to hob, non mains drainage.


Please contact us on 015394 47825 if you wish to arrange a viewing appointment for this property, or require further information.

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