Reception Rooms: 3
This magnificent, Grade ll listed, five bedroom Georgian home has stunning original features in abundance and occupies an enviable location in the highly sought after market town of Kirkby Lonsdale. Set out over four floors, Jingling End enjoys spectacular views over the western fells of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, whilst benefiting from its prominent and convenient position within this bustling small town. A wide range of buyers will likely be interested in this substantial, historic property as it lends itself well to being both a primary residence or second home with strong letting income potential. The ground floor boasts three excellent reception rooms, a breakfast kitchen and utility; there is also a practical cloak room along with access to the generous two room cellar. The first floor has three spacious, well proportioned bedrooms, one of which is en-suite, and a large bathroom with separate WC (which presents additional scope for adaptation if required). To the top floor two double bedrooms and a spacious storage room have been built into the eaves and provide excellent guest or children’s accommodation. Outside, three private parking spaces and low maintenance gardens to both front and rear are a delightful and rare addition in this super central location.
This very special home has so much to offer; the location, within ten minutes of the M6 J36 and with excellent access to the Lake District National Park and the Yorkshire Dales National Park is perfect for those who enjoy all kinds of outdoor activities whilst also enjoying the practicalities of living in a small town location. Jingling End is also within walking distance to the highly regarded Queen Elizabeth School in Kirkby Lonsdale where there is also an excellent primary school. Kirkby Lonsdale itself is a very popular, historic market town with a vibrant community and a plethora of shops and eateries along with other useful amenities such as doctors, dentists and a local large supermarket.
Accommodation Accessed from the welcoming and neatly paved front garden, the substantial and magnificent original front door to Jingling End provides access to:
Inner Hall With original features in abundance, the inner hall sets the tone for the rest of this interesting, characterful home. Cornice mouldings, plate rail details and intricate door casing lead on to the impressive cast iron and Mahogany stair case at the rear of the hall.
Living Room 4.66 x 3.94 (15’3 x 12’11) High ceilings, characteristic of the period and a beautiful dual aspect via sash windows complete with original working shutters. This delightful principal reception space also enjoys intricate cornice moulding, picture rail and marble fireplace with feature fire surround. In addition there are numerous library shelving features built in to either side of the fireplace.
Sitting room 15’5 x 13’0 (4.70 x 3.95) A further excellent reception room enjoying superb proportions and plentiful original features, including: intricate cornices, alcove detail, original sash windows with working shutters, and a more recently added wood burning stove.
Dining room 14’6 x 11’10 (4.43 x 3.61) This light and bright dining room, enjoys a delightful dual aspect and many original features including cornice moulding, sash window with original working shutters and picture rail. It is the perfect space for hosting dinner parties or for more informal dining. There are stunning views to the east towards Barbon Fell.
Kitchen 14’5 x 12’0 (4.39 x 12’0) Situated to the rear of the property this lovely breakfast kitchen has been updated in recent times and features a good range of soft close, wall and base units in a cream style. A quality range of fitted appliances include, Bosch gas hob, double oven, stainless steel sink and a half with drainer and a dishwasher. These new elements of the kitchen are further complemented by the spectacular original cupboards to the property. Very pleasant views over the rear garden through the sash window and across the rooftops of the town.
Boot room & Utility 7’5 x 6’3 (2.27 x 1.90) Adjacent to the kitchen and with access from the rear garden, this useful space is ideal for muddy boots, wet clothes and also leads onto the utility space which has an area/plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer, with the additional benefit of hanging space and shelving.
Rear Hall Formed from an extension, this rear hall provides access from the rear garden, boasts hanging space for cloaks, and also benefits from a separate WC with wash hand basin.
Cellar 15’1 x 13’1 (4.60 x 4.0), 15’4 x 13’0 (4.67 x 3.96)
From the rear hall there is also access to a substantial, dry, and versatile two room cellar. This space is ideal for further development if required, but similarly is perfect for storage.
First floor The beautiful staircase leads past the stunning Westmorland window and onto the landing area with beautiful arch feature.
Bedroom 1 5’4 x 12’11 (4.68 x 3.93) A large, bright double bedroom to the front of the property, benefiting from a wonderful dual aspect and enjoying extensive views. Sash windows, picture rail and fitted wardrobe are interesting and practical features respectively.
Bedroom 2 15’5 x 13’0 (4.70 x 3.97) A further well proportioned double bedroom enjoying south facing views. Benefiting from an abundance of original features and a pedestal wash hand basin.
Study/dressing room 8’7 x 5’7 (2.67 x 1.70) A compact room with quaint window seat and sash window, ideal for a wide variety of uses.
Bedroom 3 11’10 x 10’10 (3.60 x 3.30) Located to the rear of the property, this delightful double bedroom also enjoys a dual aspect and original features. In addition there is an en-suite shower room with large cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin and WC.
House Bathroom This very spacious facility will benefit from modernisation in due course, but is currently in good working order and features a very large panelled bath, shower cubicle and pedestal wash hand basin. There is an airing cupboard and the sash window affords views over the rooftops of the village. Immediately adjacent to the bathroom is a separate WC, the possibility exists for the new owner of this fantastic home, to create an en-suite facility to bedroom two or indeed two separate bathrooms if so required.
Second Floor The beautiful feature staircase continues to a galleried landing area, which in turn leads to these two attractive bedrooms.
Bedroom 4 18’7 x 11’7 (5.66 x 3.52) Built into the eaves, this good size double bedroom is ideal for guests or children and has lovely views towards the western fells of the Yorkshire Dales.
Bedroom 5 18’7 x 12’1 (5.66 x 3.68) Of similar proportions to bedroom 4, yet with views across the rooftops and additional access to a spacious full height storage space.
Outside There are delightful, low maintenance gardens to both the front and rear of Jingling End. To the front, a neatly arranged patio area has space for seating, and also enjoys a wide range of mature shrubs; this gated area benefits from a low wall and secure gated access. The rear garden area provides a wonderful seating area, perfect for BBQ’s, or al fresco entertaining. In addition, it provides parking for 2 vehicles. The rear garden is enveloped by a high stone wall creating excellent privacy in this central location. In addition, there is also a further private parking space for a small vehicle on the opposite side of the wall.
Services All mains services connected.
Council Tax Band G