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2 Railway Cottages, Blencow, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 0DE £250,000

2 Railway Cottages, Blencow, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 0DE£250,000


Occupying a generous plot with beautiful views towards the Pennines at the front and open countryside to the rear, this property also benefits from ample off road parking and various outbuildings that include a summer house and workshop. Internally the deceptively spacious accommodation briefly comprises entrance hall, dining lounge with multi-fuel stove, breakfast kitchen and WC with utility area. To the first floor are two double bedrooms, each with a lovely outlook, and a spacious four piece bathroom with free standing bath. This property would benefit from updating, however does offer huge scope to improve and add value making this an exciting opportunity for those looking to put your own stamp on a great home.

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

Entrance via front door into entrance hallway

An attractive late Victorian semi-detached home located on the outskirts of the desirable village of Blencow.

Entrance Hallway
Staircase to the first floor, radiator and door to dining lounge.
Dining Lounge
22' 6" x 11' 7" (6.86m x 3.53m) UPVC double glazed windows to the front and rear elevations, two radiators, electric fire with stone surround and multi-fuel stove with wooden lintel and sandstone hearth. Solid wood flooring, understairs storage cupboard and door to kitchen.
Breakfast Kitchen
21' 4" x 8' 7" (6.50m x 2.62m) A range of wall and base units with complementary worksurfaces, tiled splashbacks and a Butler sink with mixer tap. Space for Range cooker, plumbing for dishwasher, space for free standing fridge/freezer, wall mounted oil boiler, radiator, tiled floor and UPVC double glazed windows to the side. UPVC double glazed door to the garden and door to WC/utility area.
WC/Utility Area
Low level WC, wash hand basin, radiator, tiled floor, plumbing for washing machine and UPVC double glazed window to the side.
First Floor Landing
Doors to bedrooms and bathroom.
9' 9" x 8' 7" max (2.97m x 2.62m) Four piece suite comprising a free standing bath, low level WC, wash hand basin and shower cubicle. Exposed floorboards, radiator, walk-in storage cupboard and UPVC double glazed window to the rear.
Bedroom 1
16' 0" x 10' 0" (4.88m x 3.05m) UPVC double glazed window to the front, radiator and built in wardrobe.
Bedroom 2
13' 0" x 9' 10" (3.96m x 3.00m) UPVC double glazed window to the rear, radiator and exposed floorboards.
The property is approached over a gated driveway which leads to the rear garden providing ample off road parking. Occupying a generous plot with lawned gardens, patio seating area and access to a Summer House, workshop and storage sheds.
This is such a convenient location with the A66 just over a mile away, Penrith town centre and the M6 approximately 3 miles and the popular, well served villages of Stainton and Greystoke both within 5 minutes’ drive. Ullswater and the fabulous countryside in the north of the Lake District National Park are easily accessible as are Keswick to the west end, and for those wishing to commute, Carlisle to the north.
From the centre of Penrith head up Castlegate on the one way system, keeping in the right hand lane outside the Station Hotel up to the first mini-roundabout. Proceed straight across but move into the left lane and turn left across the railway bridge into Castletown. Follow the main road around the sharp right hand bend and continue out of town, across the motorway and on for Greystoke. After a further mile or so the Clickham Inn can be seen on the right hand side of the road. Turn left thereafter for Newbiggin and the cottage is a short distance along on the right hand side of the road before Newbiggin village itself. A for sale board has been erected for identification purposes.
COUNCIL TAX BAND We are informed the property is in tax band B

TENURE We are informed the tenure is Freehold

SERVICES Mains water, electricity and oil are connected. Drainage to private septic tank.

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

2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathrooms, 1 Receptions

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