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Cranmere, Thornbarrow Road, Windermere, LA23 2DQ
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 1
Type: Detached House
Reception Rooms: 2

Property Details

Thornbarrow Road is well regarded and sits between the villages of Windermere and Bowness, convenient for local schooling, health centre, store, recreation field and a range of shopping facilities.

Built over 50 years ago, Cranmere is an individually designed detached house positioned to make the most of the sunny aspect and pleasant views over the village to the higher fells in the distance. On an attractive garden plot the house is well planned with good size windows making for bright rooms and enjoying views over the garden or to the higher fells. The property has had recent works of refurbishment including a newly fitted kitchen, bathroom and carpeting. With gas fired central heating and double glazed the property is set out on two floors over a lower level utility and work shop which could easily be incorporated into the living accommodation if required. Mature gardens are an appealing feature in the property which also has a valuable asset of generous off road parking in front of a substantial detached double garage.

Directions From Windermere head towards Bowness on the main road (New Road then Lake Road). After the pelican crossing turn left into Thornbarrow Road, continue up the hill past a left junction with Princes Road and Cranmere is 50 yards on the left with plenty of parking and turning area on the driveway.

Accommodation Double glazed entrance porch provides and attractive approach to the property.

Reception Hall With cloak room fitted with WC and wash hand basin.

Living Room 19′ x 13’6 (5.8m x 4.11m) A very pleasant, well proportioned room with a dual aspect and excellent sliding double glazed door opening onto a tiled balcony which has a lovely south westerly aspect and views across the garden and village to the higher fells of central Lakeland. Fitted wall lightening and neat inset gas fire with polished green slate hearth and tiled inset. Fixture display shelving and cupboard.

Dining Room 10’7 x 10’7 (3.2m x 3.2m) A bright reception space looking out over the garden at the front of the house.

Kitchen 10’7 x 8′ (3.2m x 2.4m) An open plan arrangement from the dining room provides for an open bright space. Fitted cabinets provide plenty of storage cupboards and incorporates an electric oven, electric hob, cooker hood, and plumbing for washing machine.

Off the kitchen is a good size rear porch with built in storage cupboards and provides a useful wet entrance and storage for boots and coats.

First Floor

Landing Deep shelved linen cupboard, cylinder cupboard. A sliding ladder access leads to the insulated and boarded loft area.

Bedroom One 13’5 x 12’8 (4.1m x 3.8m) A pleasant double bedroom with excellent views of the high fells. A range of fixture bedroom furniture providing mirrored wardrobes.

Bedroom Two 13’1 x 10’7 (4m x 10’7m) A pleasant double bedroom with views out over the garden and to the wooded slopes of Claife Heights. Built in bedroom furniture providing wardrobes and high level storage.

Bedroom Three 8’8 x 6’1 (2.6m x 1.8m) Comfortable single bedroom which enjoys fine views to the Langdale Pikes and surrounding fells.

Study A study or fourth single bedroom which enjoys excellent views.

Bathroom 10’7 x 6′ (3.2m x 1.8m) A refurbished facility, neatly decorated and finished with a contemporary three piece suite of panelled bath with shower attachment, pedestal wash basin and WC.

Lower Floor

Boiler Room 13’7 x 8’1 (4.14 x 2.5m) With door from the rear garden. A range of fixture cupboards and gas fired central heating boiler.

Workshop 13’7 x 12’5 (4.14m x 3.8m) A good size open space with window and double opening doors leading out onto the garden. This lower floor is an ideal work and hobby room or could easily make accommodation integral to the main building, subject to the usual approvals.

Outside There is a good width entrance off Thornbarrow Road leading to a generous parking and turning space in front of the detached triple garage block. The garage block is a substantial structure with hipped and slated roof, remote control roller door, electric light and power.

The pleasant garden areas to Cranmere are set out with terrace lawns, mature well established borders and hedges. There is also a useful range of covered outbuildings and storage space at the rear of the property.

Services All mains services connected. Gas fired central heating.

Tenure Freehold. Vacant possession on completion.

Council Tax Band F

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