For sale: Levensdale, Canny Hill, Newby Bridge, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 8NU
Summary: LAKE DISTRICT NATIONAL PARK A delightful traditional detached country house of considerable character, occupying a beautiful South Lakes location close to lake Windermere. Four bedrooms and four reception rooms. Lovely gardens. Double garage.
LAKE DISTRICT NATIONAL PARK A delightful traditional detached country house of considerable character, occupying a beautiful South Lakes location close to lake Windermere. Four bedrooms and four reception rooms. Lovely gardens. Double garage.
Approximately three acres of adjoining land, ideal for those with equestrian interests.
A real gem. Energy Rating: E
A fine and substantial detached country house of considerable character.
Exceptionally spacious and neatly presented family accommodation.
Four versatile reception rooms.
Kitchen with Aga, large utility room and cloakroom.
Four bedrooms with en-suite bathroom to the main bedroom.
Modern double garage.
Delightful, good sized gardens.
Approximately three acres of additional adjoining land, ideal for those with equestrian or farming interests.
Beautiful semi-rural location, close to Lake Windermere, within the Lake District National Park.
At the roundabout at Newby Bridge follow the A590 signs towards Barrow-in-Furness in the direction of Newby Bridge. Just after the roundabout turn immediately left into Canny Hill. Continue for about half mile and Levensdale is on the right hand side.
The property occupies a beautiful and peaceful semi-rural location forming part of the attractive hamlet of Canny Hill, surrounded by rolling hills and woodland. Canny Hill is really part of Newby Bridge, which is at the southern end of majestic Lake Windermere and wholly within the Lake District National Park. The lake and surrounding fells is the perfect playground for those who enjoy the great outdoors. Other visitor attractions nearby include Fell Foot Park, Lakeland Motor Museum, Lakes Aquarium and Haverthwaite Steam Railway.
The property is tucked down a quiet country lane and yet is well placed for the A590 road making it convenient for Ulverston, Kendal, Windermere, Grange-over-Sands and the M6 motorway. It is also a perfect base for exploring the Lake District.
|Garden Room:||22'2" x 9'8" (6.76m x 2.95m). Exposed beams. Tiled floor. Exposed stone wall features on either side of the archway to the dining room. Staircase to the first floor with minstrels gallery.|
|Dining Room:||18'1" x 12' (5.51m x 3.66m). A spacious room full of character. Exposed oak beamed ceiling. Two recessed alcoves with oak lintels. Wall lights. Fireplace with stone mantel and slate hearth. Drinks cupboard with shelves.|
|Lounge:||19'6" x 15' (5.94m x 4.57m). A light, well proportioned room with windows on two sides. Fireplace with multi-fuel fire, oak mantel and stone slabbed hearth. Exposed beam to the ceiling.|
|Snug/Study:||15'1" x 9'5" (4.6m x 2.87m). A versatile room. Fitted bookcases incorporating desk and office drawers. French door leading to the garden.|
|Inner Hall:||7'2" x 5' (2.18m x 1.52m). Coat hanging rail with shelf above.|
|Kitchen/Breakfast room:||18'3" x 12'2" (5.56m x 3.7m). A large room with windows on two sides, onw with a window seat. Fitted base units with polished granite working surfaces and sink unit. Oil fired Aga with hot plate and four ovens set in a brick surround with oak lintel above. Tiled floor. Exposed beam. Floor to ceiling storage cupboard.|
|Cloakroom|| W.C. and wash basin.|
|Walk-in pantry:|| With tiled floor and stone shelves.|
|Utility Room:||12'1" x 9'3" (3.68m x 2.82m). Tiled floor. Fitted base units with stainless steel sink unit. Fitted wall cupboards. Suspended clothes airer. Two entrance doors. Oil fired central heating boiler.|
|First Floor|| |
|Galleried Landing:||7'2" x 6'1" (2.18m x 1.85m). An impressing space overlooking the garden room. Built-in linen cupboard.|
|Bedroom 1:||15'1" x 13'5" (4.6m x 4.1m). A double bedroom with windows on two sides.|
|En-Suite Bathroom:||12' x 7'5" (3.66m x 2.26m). With w.c. and shower cubicle. Vanity unit with glazed panelled cupboards and drawers below. Bath with mirrors above, fitted shelves on either side and cupboards and drawers below. Recessed lighting.|
|Bedroom 2:||14'8" x 11'1" (4.47m x 3.38m). Ornamental fireplace with patterned cast iron fire.|
|Bedroom 3:||13'7" x 12'3" (4.14m x 3.73m). A double bedroom. Ornamental fireplace. Exposed beam to the ceiling.|
|Bedroom 4:||15'5" x 7'5" (4.7m x 2.26m). A double bedroom with windows on two sides.|
|Bathroom:||8'8" x 7'2" (2.64m x 2.18m). Suite in white comprising, w.c., wash basin set into a vanity unit with mirror and pelmet lighting, panelled bath in a tiled surround and separate fully tiled shower cubicle.|
|Double garage:||21'6" x 17' (6.55m x 5.18m). Block built with pitched slate roof. Automatic up and over door. Side window. Power and light. There is a block-built tool shed attached to the garage at the rear which has both electricity and water and the water filtration and sterilising equipment.|
The property has delightful, good sized manageable gardens. There is a cottage garden with a rose pergola at the front with an extensive lawn, sweeping down to a stream with stone "packhorse" bridge. There are also lawn areas at
the side and rear, leading to an orchard with a variety of fruit trees. There are soft fruit beds, including black and redcurrants, gooseberries and raspberries. Along the rear of the house is a raised flagged patio, ideal for BBQ's and sitting out. Located behind the garage is a vegetable garden
with four raised beds, a greenhouse and two garden sheds.
The property includes approximately three acres of adjoining land comprising three stone walled enclosures of grazing land, one with a stream, and part of a further enclosure. Two of the enclosures are currently used by a local farmer for the grazing of sheep. Vacant possession is available.
Water - There is a borehole adjacent to the double garage. This supply is shared with the barn conversion on the opposite side of the road.
Mains electricity. Septic tank drainage. oil fired central heating.