A modern detached true bungalow that enjoys a quiet position on a large south facing plot surrounded by open farmland and with ample parking and well-tended gardens. Located on the edge of the hamlet of Bowston that is both quiet yet convenient for access to the market town of Kendal, the ever-popular village of Staveley and the Lake District National Park.

The extended layout offers flexibility for all the family with the four double bedrooms and three bath/shower rooms balancing well with three living rooms, a breakfast kitchen and a large utility room. The presentation and tasteful decor says – I’m ready to move into – come and see if you agree, that is of course if you are looking for much more space than you would expect from a traditional modern bungalow.



Property Details

Description The first impression is that of a traditional three bedroom bungalow, but those that look at the floor plan and then make an appointment to view, will we think, be both delighted and surprised by the generosity of space that awaits behind the front door. The living space offers flexibility with plenty of room for the growing family, for those with teenagers or dependent relatives, or for those wishing to work from home. The three living rooms are well balanced by four good double bedrooms and three bath/shower rooms, there is a breakfast kitchen and a large utility room that opens into the attached garage. The property has been maintained to a high standard and benefits from gas central heating and UPVC double glazed windows and fascias. The gardens face south and adjoin open countryside and the driveway provides plenty of parking. An early appointment to view is highly recommended.

Location Situated on the edge of Bowston, the property can be found by travelling through the village of Burneside and on entering Bowston take the first left and bearing right into Meadow Close and number 14 is the first property on your left on the corner of this quiet cul-de-sac.

The hamlet of Bowston is on the ever popular Dales Way route and offers easy access for the market towns of Kendal and Windermere and the bustling village of Staveley with its shops, school, church, pubs and railway station is but a few minutes drive or cycle away.

Accommodation (with approximate dimensions)

Open Porch with quarry tiled floor, UPVC double glazed door and matching side panel opening to:

Entrance Hall with two radiators, access to loft space and a useful store cupboard with shelving and rail. Part glazed panel doors to the living room and dining room.

Living Room 15′ 11" x 11′ 3" (4.85m x 3.43m) a light and airy room with two UPVC double glazed picture windows overlooking fields and the surrounding countryside. Open fireplace with wood burner on a tiled hearth. Two radiators, three wall light points and coving to the ceiling. Part glazed double folding doors to:

Dining Room 15′ 11" x 8′ 0" (4.85m x 2.44m) with UPVC double glazed picture window to the front garden and open fields. Coving to ceiling, radiator and door to:

Breakfast Kitchen 14′ 7" x 7′ 10" (4.44m x 2.39m) fitted with a range of wall and base units with complimentary work surfaces with matching breakfast table and inset bowl and half stainless steel sink. Attractive tiled floor and co-ordinating part tiled walls. Kitchen appliances include a Bush duel fuel range cooker with eight ring gas hob and stainless steel cooker hood and extractor, built in large fridge and space for dishwasher. Down lights and radiator, UPVC double glazed window to the front and side door to the drive.

Bedroom 1 11′ 1" x 10′ 9" (3.38m x 3.28m) a good double bedroom with UPVC double glazed window overlooking open fields. Fitted double wardrobes with cupboards over and dressing table. Radiator and coving to the ceiling.

En-suite shower room with complementary part tiled walls and tiled floor. A three piece suite comprises; shower cubicle with shower, pedestal wash hand basin and a WC. Heated towel radiator and shaver point.

Bedroom 2 10′ 9" x 9′ 0" (3.28m x 2.74m) again with UPVC double glazed window and open views. Radiator, built in double wardrobe with sliding doors and storage over, dressing table unit with drawers and light.

Bedroom 3 12′ 9" x 9′ 9" (3.89m x 2.97m) a large double bedroom with UPVC double glazed window, coving to ceiling, radiator and range of fitted wardrobes with sliding mirrored doors.

Bathroom UPVC double glazed window and attractive tiled floor and complementary part tiled walls. A five piece suite comprises; a Pegasus Hydromassage bath, pedestal wash hand basin, bidet and WC, large glazed shower cubicle. Shaver point and radiator.

Sitting Room 12′ 9" x 9′ 0" (3.89m x 2.74m) overlooking the rear garden with fields beyond, UPVC double glazed window. Fitted bookshelves and matching cupboards, radiator and coving to ceiling. Door to:

Utility Room 17′ 7" x 7 max’ 0" (5.36m x 2.13m) with two UPVC double glazed windows and door to outside. Fitted with wall and base units with complimentary work surfaces and inset sink with mixer tap. Plumbing for washing machine and space for fridge, freezer and tumble dryer. Ideal Mexico 2 Boiler, tiled floor, part-tiled and part pine panelled walls and ceiling. Door to garage.

Shower Room attractive tiled flooring and co-ordinating part tiled walls, a three piece suite comprises; a large tiled double shower cubicle with shower, vanity unit with wash hand basin, WC. Shaver point, heated towel rail and single glazed window.

Bedroom 4/Hobby Room 14′ 11" x 11′ 9" (4.55m x 3.58m) a great multi purpose room with aspect over the garden, UPVC double glazed window and radiator.


Attached Garage with up and over door, power and light. Window to the side.

The property has the benefit of a brick paved driveway to the front of the garage providing ample off road parking.

There are good sized gardens to the front, side and rear that adjoin and overlook open fields countryside. The lawns are well tended with mature hedgerows, trees and shrubs, ornamental pond and well stocked flower beds and borders. To the side is a south facing sheltered patio and located to the rear is a useful log store.

Note: There is a wayleave from 1985 allowing the positioning of the electricity pole and low voltage underground wires within the garden.

Services Mains gas, mains electricity, mains water and mains drainage.

Council Tax South Lakeland District Council – Band E

Viewings Strictly by appointment with Hackney & Leigh Kendal Office.

Energy Performance Certificate The full Energy Performance Certificate is available on our website and also at any of our offices.

Floor Plan

Floorplan Meadow Close, Bowston, Kendal




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