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Thornbeck Cottage, Sunny Bank Road, Windermere, LA23 2EN
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Type: House
Reception Rooms: 2

Property Details

Set within a short attractive terrace of three cottages dating back to late 1800’s, Thornbeck Cottage is built in traditional Lakeland stone with private garden to both front and rear and has been well maintained over the years including recently installed gas boiler and UPVC windows throughout. Well presented and proportioned this Victorian property has plenty of character with accommodation spread over three floors including a sitting room, separate formal dining room, kitchen, useful basement storage rooms. The first floor has two generous bedrooms and a large house bathroom. The cottage would suit a range of buyer’s ideal as a permanent home, letting investment, holiday home or weekend retreat.

Situated in the peaceful residential setting midway between the villages of Bowness and Windermere only a short stroll to either Bowness or Windermere with a wide range of shops, cafes and restaurants close by, along with local amenities, transport links and an excellent choice of local schools right on the doorstep. 

Directions From our Windermere office in Ellerthwaite Square head towards Bowness on New Road and Lake Road, continuing past Baddely Clock and take the next left onto Queens Drive. Continue up Queens Drive turning right into Sunny Bank Road and Thornbeck Cottage can be found on the right hand side.


Entrance Porch Timber glazed front door leads into Entrance Hall with arched alcove for cloaks.

Sitting Room 11’10 x 10′ (3.6m x 3m) Pleasant reception room at the front of the house with large sash bay window over looking the front garden. Central tiled open fireplace with gas fireplace in front, recessed alcove with shelves, and TV point.

Dining Room 12’11 x 10’6 (3.9m x 3.2m) Formal dining room with central open tiled fireplace, recessed alcove with built in cupboards, rear UPVC window with outlook to the garden. Door into the kitchen.

Kitchen 11’2 x 7’7 (3.4m x 2.3m) Good size fitted kitchen comprising base and wall units with inset stainless steel sink and drainer. Electric point for freestanding cooker and under counter fridge. UPVC window to the side and timber glazed door out to stone steps leading down into the garden.

Basement Utility/Store 24′ x 7’7 (7.3m x 2.3m) Rear entrance from the garden into the utility area and steps down from the kitchen lead to this lower level offering a useful utility area with plumbing for washing machine and a sink unit. Adjacent is a useful store room.

First Floor Split level landing with light well.  Large cupboard above the stairs.

Bedroom One 13’11 x 10’5 (4.3m x 3.2m) Excellent double bedroom at the front of the property with UPVC double glazed window, TV point.

Bedroom Two 13’8 x 7’10 (4.2m x 2.4m) Double bedroom with UPVC double glazed window to rear over looking the garden.

House Bathroom Three piece suite comprising panelled bath with shower over and glazed, pedestal wash hand basin and WC. Frosted UPVC window to rear and built in cupboard housing gas central heating boiler. The bathroom is finished with part wood panelling and tiled walls.

Outside To the front of the property off Sunny Bank Road is a level shrubbed garden area with gated footpath to the front door. To the rear of the property is a patio offering pleasant outside seating area with lawns extending out to a stream at the far end of the garden where there is a timber shed.

Services All mains services connected. Gas fired central heating. 

Tenure Freehold.

Council Tax Band D

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