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1 High Wray Cottages, High Wray, Ambleside, LA22 0JE

£550,000 Guide Price
  • Type: End of Terrace House
  • Availability: Sold
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Reception Rooms: 3
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Property Features

  • Four Bedroom End Terraced Property
  • Offering Panoramic Fell & Country Views
  • Off Road Parking & Garage
  • Gardens To Front & Rear
  • Located Between Ambleside & Hawkshead

Property Summary

1 High Wray Cottages is a superb and generously proportioned four bedroom, three reception room traditional end of terrace Lakeland cottage.

Full Details

1 High Wray Cottages is a superb and generously proportioned four bedroom, three reception room traditional end of terrace Lakeland cottage.

A much loved property which has been well maintained and extended to over the years creating a superb well proportioned and delightful cottage. A light and airy property with high ceilings and large windows. Occupying a beautiful and gently elevated position in High Wray this delightful property enjoys commanding stunning panoramic fell and country views. With private off road parking, garage/workshop and various garden areas and elements.

The property will suit a variety of buyers whether as a main residence, be that as a family home or retirement property, second home or holiday letting property.

A peaceful and tranquil setting on the western side of Lake Windermere between the village of Hawkshead and the busy market town of Ambleside. The location is something which is sought after by many buyers in the National Park. With public footpaths down to the Lake from High Wray and numerous view points with endless walks from the doorstep.

From Ambleside head out on the A593 Coniston/Hawkshead, turn left at Clappersgate over the river on to the B5286. The junction to Low Wray is 2 miles on the left, continue along the lane past the entrance to Wray Castle, continue for approximately half a mile to the hamlet of High Wray. The property is first in the row of cottages opposite High Wray Village Hall.

Original front door leading into hallway with staircase. Leading through to:

Dining Room (4.07m x 3.87m)
With original tiled surround and mantle. Alcove shelving with cupboard. Feature window seat with views over the front garden.

Kitchen/Diner (4.83m x 3.00m)
Light and airy room with the kitchen area having an attractive selection of wall and base units with 1.5 stainless steel sink unit and mixer tap. Electric cooker point and extractor. Black granite worktop and part wall tiled with quarry tiled floor. Recessed cupboard in chimney breast. The dining area has wood effect floor with TV point and useful understair pantry cupboard.

Sitting Room (6.38m x 2.61m)
Attractive and cosy triple aspect room with exposed beams. Picture window giving stunning views towards Wansfell, Loughrigg, Fairfield and Red Screes. TV point and slate hearth. Glazed doors leading through to:

Conservatory/Utility Room (6.99m x 2.48m)
Large windows wrapping around the property with original exposed stone wall from cottage. Wall and base unit, stainless steel sink unit with plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher. Mounted Valliant gas boiler with slate tiled floor. Panoramic views across the countryside towards Wansfell, Loughrigg and Fairfield.

First Floor
Half landing with loft hatch. Leading to:

Bedroom Three (2.79m x 2.75m)
Attractive dual aspect double room with views towards Red Screes, Fairfield and Wansfell.

“L” shaped three piece white suite comprising of panelled bath with electric Mira shower over, pedestal wash hand basin and WC. Cupboard with shelving, extractor and part wall tiled. Seperate WC with wash hand basin.

Front Bedroom One (3.85m x 3.12m)
Generously proportioned double room with fitted drawers and views over the front garden. Built in cupboard/walk in wardrobe. Electric heater.

Rear Bedroom Two (3.97m x 2.41m)
Attractive double room with country views.

Rear Bedroom Four (2.93m x 2.31m)
Spacious single room currently used as a study with views over the garden towards countryside and Fairfield.

The property is approached by a shared private driveway with parking for two vehicles. Highly useful garage with up and over door, with two highly useful interconnected workshop rooms with electric. To the rear there is a lovely terraced area overlooking The Ghyll. To the front of the property is an attractive garden with lawn and a well established selection of planted shrubs and bushes with graveled footpath. Additionally there is a further garden area with timber summerhouse and part of an original stone built pig sty. The garden enjoys a delightful sunny aspect and stunning far reaching fell and country views towards Wansfell Pike, Fairfield Horseshoe to name a few.

Mains water and electric. Private drainage. LPG Gas Central Heating.

Freehold - Vacant possession on completion.

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