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Matthews Benjamin
Loughrigg Villa, Kelsick Road
LA22 0BZ

015394 32220


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Little Barn, Under Loughrigg, Ambleside, LA22 9SB

£495,000 Guide Price
  • Availability: Under Offer
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Reception Rooms: 1
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Property Features

  • Superb surroundings
  • Converted Barn
  • Open plan living/kitchen
  • Private gardens
  • Private parking
  • Panoramic Fell Views

Property Summary

Modernised and remodelled by the owners to create a highly desirable two bedroom detached Lakeland cottage positioned in a fantastic elevated location with magnificent panoramic views over the fells, countryside and the town of Ambleside.

Full Details

Modernised and remodelled by the owners to create a highly desirable two bedroom detached Lakeland cottage positioned in a fantastic elevated location with magnificent panoramic views over the fells, countryside and the town of Ambleside.

Well presented with modern appointments, Little Barn offers comfortable and easily managed accommodation which includes a lovely open plan living room and kitchen complete with a balcony, perfect for enjoying those views. There is space in which to cook, dine and relax in this open plan living space. There is one double bedroom and shower room on the upper floor and an additional ensuite to the lower floor.

Little Barn, which is set alongside a private road, which is also a bridleway and footpath, enjoys spectacular open views from the two principal terrace areas within the private grounds which extends to approximately 2 acres of natural fellside. With private car parking spaces for up to three vehicles the property also benefits from a quarter share in approximately 11 acres of mixed woodland at the rear. Currently a well established holiday let, let via Pass The Keys. Generating approximately £25,000 pa. It can be sold with forward bookings and the majority of contents.

Whether you enjoy walking the beautiful fells which form the backdrop of wonderful Ambleside, or prefer a stroll down the hill and across the parkland into the village itself, Little Barn is perfectly placed for relaxation and the appreciation of it's superb surroundings. There is immediate access onto Loughrigg from the property but many will find that walks straight from the door, and the near 11 acres of shared private woodland to the rear of the barn, their idea of heaven - perfect for exercising the dog or observing the wildlife which thrives in this undisturbed area, whilst having all the amenities of Ambleside on the door step.

Head out of Ambleside on the A593 towards Coniston, as soon as you leave over Rothay Bridge turn first right, taking the Under Loughrigg road. Continue for approximately ½ mile passing over a cattle grid and then first left continue up the hill on the private drive after approximately 200 metres can be found directly in front of you.

External steps leading up to glazed front door.

Entrance Porch
Entrance Porch Leading to:

Open Plan Kitchen/Living Area 7.16 x 4.35
Delightful open plan room with the kitchen having excellent modern range of wall and base units with complementary granite work top, a stainless steel sink with mixer tap and plumbing for a washing machine. Electric cooker point with extractor hood. Part wall tiled. window to enjoy the splendid views. The living area has a bespoke fitted dining table, exposed stone wall, fitted bench with storage beneath, wood burning stove on a raised slate hearth. Lovely dual aspect with spectacular views over Ambleside to Wansfell Pike and Red screes especially from the glazed patio door leading to the balcony. Side window with slate sill, electric designer radiator and TV point. Limed-oak effect floor and Loft hatch.

Rear Bedroom Two 2.67 x 2.0
A cosy L shape double room overlooking the private garden. Slate sill, vertical radiator. Lovely views across the garden.

Shower Room
Three piece suite comprising W.C, vanity wash hand basin and shower cubicle. Heated towel rail wood effect floor and extractor fan. Concealed water tank cupboard and water filtration system. 

Open staircase from Living area leads down to;

Bedroom One 4.97 x 2.47
A quirky split level double/ twin room with vertical designer radiator and glazed patio door providing access to the front of the property and fantastic views towards Red Screes and Wansfell Pike.

En Suite Bathroom
Three piece suite comprising a panelled bath with Triton shower over, Vanity wash hand basin and W.C, Fully floor tiled with Limed-oak effect floor with heated towel rail. There is also a built in under stairs storage.

The property enjoys two superb terrace areas which command stunning panoramic views across the valley. (One with tool shed and wood store). With additional private fell side garden. Up to three private parking spaces. In addition there is a quarter share of 11 acres of woodland which is owned by the vendors and three other neighbouring properties. The property is approached by a private road/Bridleway.

Mains electricity. Shared private water supply and shared private drainage. Electric wall radiators.


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