Windermere Office

Matthews Benjamin
Ellerthwaite Square
LA23 1DU

015394 47717



Yew Thwaite, 14 Old College Park, Phoenix Way, Windermere, LA23 1BZ

£850,000 Guide Price
  • Ref: 13878
  • Type: Detached House
  • Availability: Sold
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Reception Rooms: 2
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Property Features

  • Modern, Detached Home
  • Offering Four Bedrooms & Two Bathrooms
  • Off Road Parking & Detached Double Garage
  • Lovely Gardens & Garden Room
  • Close To Centre Of Windermere Village
  • Local Occupancy Restrictions Apply

Property Summary

Opportunity has arisen to purchase Yew Thwaite a beautiful detached modern four bedroom home hidden away in a fantastic location, quiet and secluded yet within minutes of the village centre.

Full Details

Opportunity has arisen to purchase Yew Thwaite a beautiful detached modern four bedroom home hidden away in a fantastic location, quiet and secluded yet within minutes of the village centre.

Built by local builders in the late 1990’s designed in the late Georgian/ Victorian style giving a traditional appearance to a modern built property. Built by renowned local developers New Brunswick Properties, Yew Thwaite is one of six similar properties designed in the Voysey/Baillie-Scott style with local slate roofs and roughcast elevations with natural sandstone quoins, lintels and cills giving the properties a most attractive appearance. Although part of the Old College Park estate, Yew Thwaite occupies one of the more private positions with its own private driveway and landscaped gardens. The property offers excellent light and spacious accommodation which briefly comprises of two large reception rooms, a shaker style kitchen fitted by Atlantis Kitchens and a utility room. Four double bedrooms, one on the ground floor with ensuite, three to the first floor with a family bathroom. Good built-in storage facilities, and gas central heating throughout. Outside the property there is a detached double garage with attached garden conservatory style sun room, driveway with parking for several vehicles and landscaped level gardens. Please note, Local Occupancy Restrictions Apply.

The location of Yew Thwaite is one of the reasons why this small residential area is so well regarded and sought after; a short level walk along Old College Lane brings you into Ellerthwaite Square and the centre of popular Windermere village with a good range of service shops, cafes, restaurants and Booths supermarket. St Marys Church, health centre and Windermere rail station are also close at hand. Set in an idyllic location that is Phoenix Way boasting a private secluded setting with the convenience of being only minutes walking distance to the village.

From Windermere proceed out of the village to the A591 towards Ambleside and immediately before St Marys Church bear left at the Ravensworth Hotel on to Phoenix Way. Proceed down the hill taking the right turning into Old College Park passing the Phoenix Centre and take the next left driveway immediately after the garages with no.14 access via private gated driveway straight ahead.

Attractive entrance porch with solid oak entrance door into entrance hall.

Large central hallway, giving access staircase to first floor with good sized under stairs storage cupboard.

Separate downstairs facility with WC and pedestal wash basin, tiling to floor and part tiling to walls. Timber double glazed window.

Kitchen (3.65m x 3.61m)
Beautiful, recently fitted by Atlantis kitchens, an attractive shaker style kitchen offering a wide range of wall and base units and illuminated work surfaces with inset stainless steel sink unit and splash back tiling. Integrated Neff appliances including dishwasher, microwave and built in fridge/freezer, Neff electric double fan oven, and an electric induction hob. Inset lighting to ceiling and pelmet, tiled floor and aspect over garden via large timber double glazed window.

Utility Room (3.62m x 1.89m)
Fitted base units with work surface, splash back tiling and inset stainless steel sink unit. Plumbing for washing machine, tiled floor, timber double glazed window and door to outside and patio area. Powermax gas central heating boiler. Telephone point.

Dining Room (3.62m x 3.53m)
A formal dining room with access from both kitchen and hall, timber double glazed window to the front aspect. With coving and a radiator. Telephone point.

Living Room (5.98m x 4.28m)
A most attractive light and airy double aspect room with pleasant open aspect over the garden from the bay window in addition to a glazed door leading to the garden. Feature fireplace with stone mantelpiece, inset coal effect electric fire with fan, ceiling lights, ring lighting, TV and telephone point. Coving to the ceiling and a radiator.

Master Bedroom (5.98m x 3.64m)
A large ground floor double bedroom with built in double wardrobes, timber double glazed window, offering pleasant views over the garden. TV and telephone point, coving to the ceiling and a radiator.

En-Suite Shower Room
Fully tiled en-suite shower room comprising large glazed shower cubicle with Mira shower, pedestal wash basin and WC. Inset lighting, fan and timber double glazed window.

First Floor
Half landing with timber double glazed window overlooking the garden.

Spacious landing with a large built in airing cupboard, offering ample storage.

Bedroom Two (5.22m x 4.98m)
Large double bedroom with very useful extensive eaves storage, built in double wardrobe and timber double glazed window to gable end offering pleasant views over the garden. Telephone point.

Bedroom Three (4.20m x 4.14m)
Good size double bedroom with extensive built in triple wardrobes with access to eaves storage behind. A further built in low level wardrobe with display shelf above. Timber double glazed window to gable end. TV point.

Bedroom Four (3.61m x 3.04m)
A comfortable bedroom, which is currently being utilised as a study with dormer window, TV and telephone points, and modern laminate flooring.

Fitted with a modern three piece white suite of bath with shower over, WC and pedestal wash basin with built in vanity unit. Velux roof light, tiled walls, extractor fan and inset lighting.

Detached Double Garage
Located a short distance from the house, block built and rough cast finished with slate roof, electric roller door, timber double glazed window and door into the garden. Electric power point.

Garden Room
Attached to the rear of the detached garage this fully glazed UPVC conservatory with patio doors onto the garden offers a pleasant peaceful sitting area away from the main house, a great place to enjoy a morning coffee or utilise as a hobby space, gym or home office.

Gated driveway and parking to the front of the property. The front garden offers a gently sloping lawn and shrubs. To the rear and side are well kept attractive gardens with manicured lawns, well stocked mature bedded borders with a variety of flowering plants and established shrubs. Lovely paved patio terrace enjoying a pleasant sunny aspect to sit and enjoy the peaceful private location.

All mains services connected. Gas fired central heating

Freehold. Please note, a local occupancy condition applies as follows:

1: A person employed, about to be employed, or last employed in the locality: or
2: A person who has for the period of three years immediately preceding his occupation, had his only or principal residence in the locality. (Locality meaning Cumbria).

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