A superb opportunity to purchase a chain free 2 Bedroom Detached Bungalow with delightful country views set in a lovely rural setting amounting to approx 0.4 of an acre on the edge of this popular village within the Lake District National Park. Now in need of a little TLC or with scope to extend subject to relevant permissions.
Comprising Entrance Hall, Sitting Room, Kitchen/Diner, 2 Double Bedrooms and Bathroom. Outside: Good sized gardens and ample parking.
- Super opportunity to extend
- Lovely country setting
- Detached Bungalow set in approx. 0.4 of an acre
- No Upper Chain
Description/Location: Ridge Cottage is a 2 Bedroom Detached Bungalow of timber frame construction under a roof covering of slate, mainly double glazed and calor gas central heating. Now ripe for updating, extending or starting from scratch, subject to the relevant planning permissions. The garden amounts to approx. 0.4 of an acre and with a little bit of landscaping would be a lovely place to sit and enjoy the serenity of the area together with the lovely country views.
Located in a quiet, idyllic setting with open country views and only a hop, skip and a jump from the historic village of Cartmel which boasts many delights not least the stunning 12th Century Priory, the steeplechase race meetings, award winning eateries including L’Enclume, Public Houses and of course sticky toffee pudding! Ridge Cottage is also within an easy commute to the delights and attractions of the inner Lake District – the foot of Lake Windermere a mere 20 minutes by car and a similar distance from Junction 36 of the M6 motorway.
To reach the property from the A590 travelling westwards, take the first exit at the top of ‘Lindale Hill’ in the direction of Cartmel. At the ‘T’ junction turn left and follow the road to the crossroads, go straight ahead and take the first right. Take the second left and Ridge Cottage is 150 yards on the right hand side.
Accommodation (with approximate measurements)
Two steps up to the Main Entrance which leads to:-
Entrance Vestibule with coat hooks and door to:-
‘L’ Shaped Entrance Hall with cupboard housing the central heating boiler.
Sitting Room 15′ 5" x 12′ 6" max (4.7m x 3.81m max) a lovely sunny room with stone fireplace with open grate, pine surround and quarry tile hearth. Sliding doors to front garden. TV point. Excellent views to open countryside.
Kitchen Diner 23′ 0" x 9′ 9" max (7.01m x 2.97m max) a dual aspect room with a pleasant outlook into the rear garden. Having a range of light wood wall and base units with part tiled walls incorporating the double drainer stainless steel sink unit. Calor gas hob, built in eye-level electric oven and grill and space for fridge/freezer. Pantry with fitted shelves. The dining area has ample space for dining furniture, a calor gas fire and rear external door.
Rear Porch with single glazed window and double glazed rear external door
Bedroom 1 12′ 6" x 9′ 9" (3.81m x 2.97m) a double room with built in double wardrobes and a super country aspect to open fields.
Bedroom 2 11′ 1" min x 10′ 9" max (3.38m min x 3.28m max) a double room with built in double wardrobes and a lovely aspect into the garden.
Bathroom having a modern white 3 piece suite comprising bath with shower over and shower screen, low flush WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Frosted window and complementary shower boarding.
Garden The good sized grounds are split into two by a hedge which are manly laid to lawn. There is scope to create some really attractive flower beds and sitting areas to take in the lovely countryside which surrounds the property or to create a market garden area. Timber Garden Store, Calor gas tank.
Parking for several cars on the block paved driveway.
Services: Mains electricity and water. The water is sub metered from Stony Dale. Septic tank drainage. Calor gas heating.
Tenure: Freehold. Vacant possession upon completion.
Note: "The Transferees for themselves and their successors in title hereby jointly and severally covenant with the Transferors not to use the
property for any type of business or as a guest house or hotel nor for any purpose which may cause a nuisance or annoyance to the Transferors or their successors in title"
Council Tax: Band D – South Lakeland District Council.
Viewings: Strictly by appointment with Hackney & Leigh Grange Office.
Energy Performance Certificate: The full Energy Performance Certificate is available on our website and also at any of our offices.
Rental Potential: If you were to purchase this property for residential lettings we estimate it has the potential to achieve £750 – £775 per calendar month. For further information and our terms and conditions please contact our Grange Office.