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5 Helmsley Close, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 8UD £86,000

5 Helmsley Close, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 8UD£86,000


A modern semi-detached property offered for sale on a 50% shared equity scheme with Castles and Coasts Housing Association. A monthly figure of £141 is payable to cover the remaining 50%.

Located in the High Carleton area of Penrith within easy reach of the town centre, this beautifully presented home has been lovingly maintained and updated by the present owners making this an attractive purchase to those looking for an affordable way to get on the property ladder. Internally the spacious accommodation briefly comprises entrance hallway, lounge opening onto the dining room, recently refurbished kitchen, two double bedrooms and bathroom. Externally the property boasts a south facing garden, a shared forecourt for parking and a lawned side garden that offers scope for extension or simply to provide private off road parking if required (subject to relevant consents).

The double glazed and central heated accommodation with approximate measurements briefly comprises:

Front door into entrance hallway

Entrance Hallway
Radiator, staircase to the first floor and door to the lounge.
11' 8" x 12' 9" (3.56m x 3.89m) Two wood framed double glazed windows to the front, radiator, understairs storage cupboard and gas fire with stone effect Carson surround. Opening to dining room.
Dining Room
10' 0" x 8' 4" (3.05m x 2.54m) Wood framed double glazed window to the side, wood framed double glazed doors to the garden, radiator and wood effect laminate flooring. Door to kitchen.
9' 6" x 7' 3" (2.90m x 2.21m) With a range of wall and base units with complementary worksurfaces and a single bowl sink unit with drainer and mixer tap. Free standing cooker, plumbing and space for dishwasher and washing machine, space for free standing fridge/freezer. Tiled floor, wall mounted boiler and wood framed double glazed window to the rear.
First Floor Landing
Loft access and doors to bedrooms and bathroom.
A white three piece suite comprising shower over panelled bath, low level WC and wash hand basin. Heated towel rail, tiled walls, tiled floor and wood framed double glazed window to the rear.
Bedroom 1
13' 0" x 10' 10" (3.96m x 3.30m) Wood framed double glazed window to the front, radiator and storage cupboard housing the hot water cylinder.
Bedroom 2
10' 7" x 9' 7" (3.23m x 2.92m) Wood framed double glazed window to the rear and radiator.
To the rear of the property is a paved patio seating area with steps leading down to a lawned garden. Further shingled area with garden shed. A gate provides side access to a lawned garden that offers potential for private off road parking (with the relevant consents).
From the centre of Penrith, head south on the main road and fork left into Roper St which becomes Carleton Road. At the top of the hill, turn left into Oak Road. Follow this road to the mini roundabout and turn right into Ash Road. Helmsley Close is on the left hand side.
COUNCIL TAX BAND We are informed the property is in tax band B

TENURE Leasehold – 73 years remaining on lease but it will be extended to 163 years.
£141 pcm payable to include 50% rent, maintenance and buildings insurance.

SERVICES Mains water, gas and electricity are connected

VIEWING Cumbrian Properties ELA Ltd, Fenton House, Corney Sq, Penrith. Tel 01768 867788
Key information:

2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathrooms, 1 Receptions

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