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2 Syke Villa, Troutbeck, Windermere, LA23 1PJ
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Type: Apartment
Reception Rooms: 2

Property Details

Now requiring a full programme of refurbishment the property offers an interesting development opportunity with the maisonette having the potential to be used as a permanent residence, private second home or holiday let investment. The accommodation briefly comprises of entrance porch and hall, kitchen, snug, sitting room, bathroom and two bedrooms.

Troutbeck conservation village is a sought after location in the Lake District National Park, only a few miles from the busy villages of Windermere and popular town of Ambleside. Amongst the stunning scenery of this picturesque valley 2 Syke Villa looks out across fields to Garburn, Ill Bell and the surrounding fells and has two local pubs, local post office/shop/cafe all just a short stroll away. 

Directions From the centre of the village and post office, continue for approximately half a mile and 2 Syke Villa is on the right just attached to neighbouring property and barns. The parking space for maisonette is just off the road and there is also access from the Bridleway to the rear.  From the designated parking space, there is a single gravel pathway which leads down to 2 Syke Villa, passing the barns and cottage owned by the neighbour.

Accommodation Timber glazed front porch leads into:

Entrance Hall Inner hallway giving access to bathroom, kitchen and living area.

Kitchen 10’11 x 10’3 (3.3m x 3.1m) Single storey extension from the original house, accommodating fitted kitchen with sink and electric cooker point and has ample dining space with a window to the east enjoying views across the garden and valley.

Bathroom Ground floor bathroom fitted with panelled bath, WC and pedestal wash basin. High level external window and internal window which goes through to stairs.

Snug/Living Room 9’2 x 7’7 (2.8m x 2.3m) Cosy through living area with large floor to ceiling timber glazed window. Recess with electric fire. Under stairs cupboard. Door and two steps down lead to:

Sitting Room 10’3 x 9’7 (3.1m x 2.9m) Formal sitting room with tiled fireplace. Window and fully glazed door out to the patio with views across the valley.

First Floor Stairs from snug/living area lead to the landing.

Bedroom One 11’8 x 9’8 (3.6m x 2.9m) Double size bedroom with covered fireplace, sash timber windows to two sides enjoying views south and east across the valley.

Bedroom Two 9’11 x 7’11 (3m x 2.4m) Small double/twin bedroom with timber glazed sash window. Recess over the stairs.

Outside Right of access on foot across neighbours garden to 2 Syke Villa. Gate into 2 Syke Villas private garden which is East facing and enjoys 180 degree views up and down the Troutbeck valley. The garden is gently sloping down to the Bridleway below. Adjacent to the property is a timber outbuilding which requires attention. The generous gardens offer a patio area adjacent to the house and pathway down to the vegetable garden and onto the green house with a foot gate onto the bridleway. There is scope and potential to create further parking by excavating or removing the greenhouse subject to planning consent.

Services Mains electric and water connected. Septic tank drainage shared with neighbouring properties and maintained by the council.

Tenure Leasehold on a 125 year lease from 1992.

Council Tax Band C

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