South Cottage Orton, , Penrith, Cumbria CA10 3RQ£164,950
Described by Wainwright as one of Westmorland's loveliest villages, Orton, now within the Yorkshire Dales National Park is set in the Howgill Fells between North Yorkshire and The Lake District, yet within easy reach of Penrith and Kendal.
This pretty two bedroom cottage has been successfully run as a holiday let generating £15,000-£17,000 per annum however would also be suitable either as a main residence or second home in this tranquil National Park location.
Whilst the property is on the small side, it certainly doesn’t lack in charm, with lovely original features and well-designed accommodation briefly comprising porch, entrance hall, cosy lounge with open fire, fitted kitchen, two first floor bedrooms and bathroom. Lawned front garden, shared courtyard to the rear with parking for one car and an additional garden area.
Offered with no onward chain, this affordable property must be seen to fully appreciate the accommodation on offer.
The double glazed accommodation with approximate measurements briefly comprises:
UPVC double glazed door into porch.Porch
UPVC double glazed windows to the front, exposed stone floor and door to entrance hall.
Tiled floor, electric storage heater, staircase to the first floor and door to lounge.
14' 7" max x 13' 7" max (4.45m x 4.14m) UPVC double glazed windows to the front and rear, wall mounted electric radiator, electric storage heater, wood effect flooring, open fire and door to the kitchen. Understairs storage cupboard with space for fridge freezer.
8' 0" x 6' 0" (2.44m x 1.83m) A range of wall and base units with complementary worksurfaces incorporating single bowl sink unit with mixer tap and tiled splashbacks. Freestanding cooker with extractor hood above, plumbing for washing machine, kick-space heater, tiled floor, UPVC double glazed window to the side and UPVC double glazed door to the rear.
First Floor Landing
UPVC double glazed window to the rear, loft access, electric radiator, doors to bedrooms and bathroom.
“L” shaped bathroom with white three piece suite comprising electric shower above the bath with additional telephone style hand held mixer shower attachment over the bath, low level WC and wash hand basin. Part tiled walls, electric heater, tile effect flooring and UPVC double glazed window to the rear.
9' 5" max x 7' 3" (2.87m x 2.21m) UPVC double glazed window to the front, electric storage heater and built-in overstairs wardrobe.
8' 3" x 7' 0" (2.51m x 2.13m) UPVC double glazed window to the front, electric radiator and built-in storage cupboard.
Lawned front garden and shared courtyard to the rear with parking for one car and an additional garden area.
In the village of Orton there is a primary school, a C of E church and a Methodist Church, a hotel and public house, a specialist chocolate shop and cafe.
In the village of Shap, approximately 6.5 miles away there is a primary school, Co-Op Store, Two village shops and public houses, a sports ground and outdoor swimming pool. All main facilities are in Penrith approximately 16 miles away.
From Penrith, head to junction 40 of the M6 and head South to junction 39. Turn right off the motorway slip road and after 0.5 mile, turn left, signposted to Orton. The road takes you over the beautiful Orton Scar and drops into Orton, approximately 4.3 miles. The Cottage is on the right hand side, 50 yards beyond the village shop.
COUNCIL TAX BAND We are informed the property is Tax Band A.
TENURE We are informed the tenure is Freehold.
SERVICES Mains water and electricity are connected.
VIEWING Cumbrian Properties ELA Ltd, Fenton House, Corney Square, Penrith. Tel 01768 867788
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathrooms, 1 Receptions