Property Details

Sale Agreed

A four storey, Victorian town house that forms part of one of Kendal’s finest period terraces with superb views near and far, offering splendid, extensive space for a large or growing family. Now in need of some upgrading the property enjoys a well balanced layout with two good living rooms, kitchen and utility, five bedrooms and an excellent cellar for leisure or hobby use.

The location offers easy access to both the centre of the market town of Kendal and surrounding countryside and National Parks and will be ideal for those needing space to live, work and enjoy and with useful outbuildings to the rear and a private garden to the front – a visit will be really worthwhile.

  • Victorian Town House
  • Stunning views over Kendal Town
  • Five Bedrooms
  • Offers Splendid Extensive Space

Description: A home that has been in the same family for some fifty plus years, that has been loved and cared for but is now ready for the new owners to update and improve the generous living space to suit their needs and requirements. The accommodation is laid out over four floors with five large bedrooms and house four piece bathroom, two good living rooms, kitchen and utility and cellar. All the principle rooms enjoy an open aspect across the town to the front and the property has the benefit of gas central heating and partial UPVC double glazing. Outside is a garden to the front and to the rear a private sheltered courtyard with a range of useful outbuildings. An early appointment to view is highly recommended.

Location: Situated in one of Kendal’s Conservation areas the property can be found either from Windermere Road or Allhallows Lane. From Windermere Road take the left turning onto Queens Road continue along to the junction with Serpentine Road and then turn left down to Mount Pleasant.

From Allhallows Lane at the traffic lights opposite the Town Hall continue onto Greenside, and take the turning on your right onto High Tenterfell/Queens Road, follow the road round then take the first right dropping down onto Mount Pleasant and Cliff Terrace is then on your left hand side overlooking the town. Number 6 is situated in the middle of the terrace.

Note South Lakeland District Council operates a residents parking scheme where each property is entitled to two free permits for parking in the local vicinity.

Accommodation (With Approximate Dimensions)

Ground Floor

Entrance Hall with entrance door with glazed light over. Original coving and archway, radiator and staircase to first floor.

Sitting Room 14′ 10" x 12′ 7" (4.52m x 3.84m) a pleasant room enjoying fine views across the town to Kendal castle, Benson Knott and beyond, original sash window with panelled sides and secondary glazing. Timber fireplace with polished inset and electric fire, two arched fireside alcoves. Original plaster coving, radiator, TV aerial and telephone point.

Living/Dining Room 13′ 7" x 13′ 7" (4.14m x 4.14m) overlooking the rear courtyard with UPVC double glazed window. Tiled fireplace with inset fire, alcove with original fitted cupboard and shelving, radiator.

Kitchen 9′ 8" x 9′ 8" (2.95m x 2.95m) with UPVC double glazed window to the courtyard. Fitted with a range of timber wall and base units, complementary worksurfaces with breakfast bar and inset single drainer stainless steel sink and co-ordinating part tiled walls. Slot in oven and space for fridge. Laminate flooring, radiator.

Concealed staircase to the lower ground floor cellar.

Open to:

Utility Room 9′ 2" x 8′ 5" (2.79m x 2.57m) with UPVC double glazed window and door to the courtyard. Fitted cupboards and worktops, Belfast sink, space for fridge freezer and plumbing for washing machine. Laminate flooring and wall mounted British gas combi boiler with wireless system.

Lower Ground Floor

Cellar 13′ 1" x 12′ 8" (3.99m x 3.86m) A flight of stone steps lead down to the cellar room with original flagged flooring and panelled window to the front. Original fireplace, power and light, work bench.

First Floor

Landing with feature original coloured stained glass window, coving to ceiling and deep over stairs storage cupboard. Staircase to second floor.

Bedroom 1 (rear) 13′ 11" x 12′ 1" (4.24m x 3.68m) a large double room with pleasant aspect to the rear, UPVC double glazed window, built in cupboard, radiator and vanity unit with wash hand basin.

Bedroom 2 (front) 12′ 8" x 11′ 6" (3.86m x 3.51m) with original sash window with secondary glazing and stunning views over Kendal town. Original plaster cornicing, radiator and built in cupboard.

Bedroom 3 (front) 9′ 6" x 6′ 8" (2.9m x 2.03m) a good single with radiator and original sash window with secondary glazing and with splendid views over Kendal town.

Bathroom with UPVC double glazed window to the rear and a radiator. A four-piece suite comprises; panel bath, large walk-in cubicle with shower, WC and pedestal wash hand basin.

Second Floor

Landing with roof light and built in eaves storage cupboard.

Bedroom 4 (front) 18′ 7 max" x 15′ 10 into bay" (5.66m x 4.83m) a great room with panoramic views as far as the eye can see across the town to the surrounding hills and countryside. UPVC double glazed dormer window, fitted cupboard and useful eaves storage, radiator.

Bedroom 5 (rear) 13′ 5 max" x 11′ 7 max" (4.09m x 3.53m) with roof light and radiator

Outside: To the rear is a private enclosed courtyard planted border and steps leading to the rear lane. In the yard are two useful stone outhouses and an outside WC.

To the front is a small planted fore garden and only a few steps across the terrace and down a few steps is a private garden with lawn, mature shrubs and trees and open views.

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

Council Tax: South Lakeland District Council – Band E

Tenure: Freehold.

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

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Floor Plan

Floorplan 6 Cliff Terrace, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 4JR




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