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Rosedene Hunsonby, Penrith, Cumbria CA10 1PN £339,000

Rosedene Hunsonby, Penrith, Cumbria CA10 1PN£339,000



A handsome, stone-built, detached villa dating from around 1900, superbly and tastefully refurbished throughout in recent years to provide a delightful family home.

The double glazed and central heated accommodation briefly comprises two reception rooms, country-style kitchen, laundry room with WC, four good size bedrooms and bathroom. Attractive front garden, driveway to the side providing ample parking, rear yard and stone-built outhouse with planning for conversion and extension to provide a new garage and office.

Rosedene is one of a row of similar houses on the fringe of this traditional east Cumbrian village. The present and previous vendors have undertaken a comprehensive programme of improvements to create what is now a truly delightful home. It is hoped that the description and photographs which follow provide a flavour of the work undertaken but viewing is thoroughly recommended.

Hunsonby, with its immediate neighbour Winskill, lies just off the A686 Penrith to Alston road approximately 7 miles east of Penrith. The nearby village of Langwathby caters well for everyday needs with primary school, church, shop/Post Office, traditional inn and railway station on the scenic Carlisle to Settle line. Penrith, just 5 miles further on, provides excellent secondary schools, various shops, sports facilities and supermarkets, main line west coast railway station and access to the M6 motorway.

Entrance Hall
Oak laminate flooring, feature moulded corbels and archway, and stripped pine doors to rooms.
Sitting Room
14' 0" x 12' 0" (4.27m x 3.66m) Open stone fireplace housing a new Charnwood log burning stove, new ceiling rose and cornice, oak laminate flooring with underfloor heating, recessed wall/display niche, TV point and window with window seat enjoying views down the front garden.
Dining Room and Kitchen
26' 6" x 10' 4" (8.08m x 3.15m) DINING AREA Charnwood stove in a recessed fireplace with beamed mantel above and window to the front garden.
KITCHEN AREA A range of hand-made, painted base units and drawers with pine worksurfaces incorporating a porcelain sink unit. Rangemaster stove, integrated fridge, freezer and dishwasher. Original ceiling meat hooks, understairs storage cupboard and door to the rear yard.

Laundry Room
10' 4" x 7' 0" (3.15m x 2.13m) Cornish slate floor, porcelain sink, window to the side, plumbing for washing machine, boiler cupboard and separate WC.
First Floor Landing
Accessed via a fine staircase with painted newel posts and bannisters and stripped mahogany handrail. Feature moulded arch, corbels and cornice. Loft access, half landing window overlooking the rear yard, doors to bedrooms and bathroom.
Four piece suite comprising shower unit with full glazed screen, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC and freestanding, double-ended Victorian-style bath with claw and ball feet, mixer tap and shower attachment. Heated towel rail/radiator, “slate” tiled splashbacks and floor with underfloor heating, extractor fan, shelving unit and recessed ceiling lights.
Bedroom 1
14' 0" x 10' 0" (4.27m x 3.05m) Victorian-style radiator, stripped pine floorboard, cornice and window overlooking the front garden.
Bedroom 2
10' 7" x 7' 4" (3.23m x 2.24m) Victorian-style radiator and window overlooking the front garden.
Bedroom 3
14' 0" x 9' 6" (4.27m x 2.90m) Stripped pine floorboards, cornice, Victorian-style radiator and window overlooking the front garden.
Bedroom 4
10' 6" x 9' 0" (3.20m x 2.74m) Steps down from the landing, cornice, Victorian-style radiator and window overlooking the rear yard towards the fields and Pennines in the distance.

Front garden with low sandstone walls and gate stoops, wrought iron railings and gateway. Newly chipped pathway, lawns, surrounding borders and pedestrian gate to the side leading to the driveway providing ample off-road parking. To the rear of the property is a rear yard and patio area with chipped and flagged seating area, oil tank and a fine easterly view across open fields to the Pennine fells beyond.
32' 0" x 12' 0" approx (9.75m x 3.66m) Providing ground level stores/WC and full length loft above. It is understood that planning permission has been granted for the erection of a new garage and office to replace the existing building.
From Penrith head south out of town past the hospital and at the Kemplay roundabout turn left onto the A686. Continue through Carleton, past Eden Hall and cross the iron bridge at Langwathby. Continue through the village for approx. 1 mile and turn left at the sign for Winskill and Hunsonby. After 200 yards take the right turn for Hunsonby. The property can be found a short distance along on the right hand side of the road and can be identified by our For Sale board.
COUNCIL TAX BAND We are informed the property is Tax Band E.

TENURE We are informed the tenure is Freehold.

SERVICES Mains electricity, water and drainage (we understand) are connected. Oil fired central heating. Underfloor heating to the ground floor and bathroom. Insulated loft. Smoke and fire alarms.

VIEWING Cumbrian Properties ELA Ltd, Fenton House, Corney Square, Penrith.
Tel 01768 867788

Key information:

4 Bedrooms, 1 Bathrooms, 2 Receptions

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