Ambleside Office

Matthews Benjamin
Loughrigg Villa, Kelsick Road
LA22 0BZ

015394 32220


Under Offer

1 Fir Garth, Chapel Stile, Ambleside, LA22 9JW

  • Ref: 18046
  • Type: Semi-Detached House
  • Availability: Under Offer
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Reception Rooms: 2
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Property Features

  • Traditional Semi-Detached House
  • West Facing Country Views
  • Situated On Edge Of Chapel Stile
  • Offering Four Bedrooms & 2 Bathrooms
  • Detached Garage & Large Outbuilding

Property Summary

1 Fir Garth is an attractive and spacious four bedroom, two bathroom traditional stone built, semi detached house with two reception rooms.

Full Details

1 Fir Garth is an attractive and spacious four bedroom, two bathroom traditional stone built, semi detached house with two reception rooms.

Nestled on the edge of this highly popular village with lovely west facing country views from the majority of rooms to the front. Providing attractively proportioned accommodation which is spread over three floors of which the majority of windows are UPVC double glazed. The property benefits from a detached garage as well as a large outbuilding making a really useful storage facility. In addition there is parking to the side of the property and low maintenance garden to the rear with a split level orchard and a vegetable garden with patio area to the side, along with additional parking. Overall a well presented house which would make an ideal family home, holiday let or weekend retreat. As a holiday rental, it is anticipated to generate an annual gross income of £50,000.

Positioned in a slightly elevated position on the edge of the quiet village of Chapel Stile. Located on the lower slopes of the Langdale Pikes with a magnificent back drop, in the centre of Great Langdale in the heart of the Lake District National Park. The property is close to a variety of amenities including general store/café, and numerous public houses. There are endless walks and climbs from the doorstep. The popular market town of Ambleside is approximately 4 miles away with a more extensive range of amenities.

From Ambleside head west on the A593 signed Langdale/Coniston, once you have reached Skelwith Bridge turn right just before the Skelwith Bridge Hotel, continue for approximately 3 miles into Chapel Stile passing the general store on the right and continue for approximately 1/2 of a mile. Pass the modern white houses on the right and once around the bend the property is second on the left adjacent to the road and has parking through the gate at the side of the property.

UPVC glazed front door into Hallway: Leading to;

A spacious and attractive three piece modern white suite comprising of panelled bath with chrome shower attachment, vanity unit housing wash hand basin and WC in light wood effect cabinet with matching additional unit providing useful storage. Part wood effect laminate floor and carpet. Window seat with views towards Lingmoor Fell.

Front Bedroom Three 3.65 x 2.59
A good size double room with inset shelving and stone tiled hearth with stove. Deep window cill with far reaching views to Lingmoor Fell.

Rear Bedroom Four 2.53 x 1.85
Small double or single room with high window providing light and glimpses of rear garden.

Staircase leading to;

First Floor
Under stair cupboard providing useful storage. Glazed door into;

Kitchen Diner 7.74 x 2.70
A spacious dual aspect room with a selection of wood effect wall and base units, laminate worktop and 1.5 bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap. Integrated Zanussi double electric oven, part wall tiled and laminate floor. Tiled hearth with facility to reinstall a log burner. Ample room for dining table before the rear end of the kitchen that facilitates plumbing for washing machine, dryer and dishwasher area. Boiler and cloaks rack. Rear glazed door to side of property. Leading to;

Living Room 4.86 x 3.87
An attractive dual aspect room with multi fuel log burner sat on a smooth stone hearth and oak mantle. Wonderful views over the fields towards Lingmoor Fell. TV and telephone points.

Office 3.16 x 2.11
Useful study and office area which has previously been used as a bedroom. With rear glazed door looking on to the rear garden and providing access to the garden with window providing a light and airy feel.

Staircase leading up to;

Second Floor

Rear Bedroom Two 3.79 x 2.66
Twin attic bedroom with Velux and wall lights.

Separate WC
With small wash hand basin. Laminate tile effect floor.

Rear Bedroom One 4.86 x 3.60
Double room with open inset wardrobe and views over the rear garden. Ensuite comprising of a double enclosed shower cubicle, wash hand basin and chrome ladder radiator.

The property has the huge advantage of a detached spacious single garage with double doors having access from road. Side door with electric. Housing UV water filter.

Additionally there is a substantial stone store attached providing ample storage for bikes etc and could be utilised as a good workshop with stable door. Electric, external water tap and oil tank.

Side garden with stone steps up to gate to vegetable garden with superb views to Lingmoor Fell and the Langdale Pikes

To the rear there is an attractive split level garden with patio paving and steps to orchard, enjoying plum and apple trees.

Shared private water (£60.00 per annum) Mains drainage and electric. Oil central heating


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