For sale: Levensdale, Canny Hill, Newby Bridge, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 8NU
Guide Price £750,000
Summary: A charming four bedroom detached country house with masses of character and charm possibly dating back to the 17th Century, offering a beautifully maintained home. Good sized garden, double garage, parking. 3 acres available separately for £30,000. Energy Rating: E
A charming four bedroom detached country house with masses of character and charm possibly dating back to the 17th Century, offering a beautifully maintained home. Good sized garden, double garage, parking. 3 acres available separately for £30,000.
Energy Rating: E
There are three enclosures of pasture land and an additional enclosure, unfenced which is available separately. The fields contain a variety of hardwood trees. A stream runs through the larger of the two fields to the south. There is also a stream alongside the north-westerly boundary of the paddock behind the garage.
Spacious detached home of character
Oak beams throughout
Four bedrooms with one en-suite
Separate family bathroom
Lounge with multi fuel stove
Separate dining room
Fully fitted kitchen with AGA
Separate utility room
Large double garage and ample driveway parking
Large lawned garden
Additional 3 acres of land available
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 approximately quarter of a mile and Levensdale is on the right hand side.
The property enjoys a rural setting within the Lake District National Park and only a few minutes drive to the foot of Lake Windermere at Newby Bridge. Ideally situated for commuting purposes to Ulverston, Barrow-in-Furness, Windermere and Kendal. The M6 motorway at Junction 36 is only half an hour away.
|Garden room:||22'2" x 9'8" (6.76m x 2.95m). Double glazed windows. Two skylights and exposed rafters. Tiled floor. Exposed stone wall features on either side of the archway to the dining room. Staircase to the first floor with minstrels gallery. Central heating radiator. Westerly views over the raised patio and towards the rear garden.|
|Dining Room:||18'1" x 12' (5.51m x 3.66m). East facing window overlooking the lawned front garden. Exposed oak beamed ceiling. Two recessed alcoves with oak lintels. Wall lights. Fireplace with stone mantel and slate hearth. Drinks cupboard with shelves. Central heating radiator.|
|Lounge:||19'6" x 15' (5.94m x 4.57m). With south and west aspects and views across the side garden and adjoining field. Two central heating radiators. Brick fireplace with multi-fuel fire, oak mantel and stone slabbed hearth. Exposed beam to the ceiling. Wall lights and spot lights.|
|Snug/Study:||15'1" x 9'5" (4.6m x 2.87m). Fitted bookcases incorporating desk and office drawers. Central heating radiator. Easterly and southerly aspects with a glazed panelled French door leading to the side footpath. Wall lights.|
|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 well-proportioned kitchen with west and east facing windows. Window seat to the east facing window overlooking the garden. 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. Central heating radiator.|
|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 external access doors; one to the side path and steps with glazed panels and the second to the side footpath from the lane. Skylight. Oil fired central heating boiler.|
|First floor|| |
|Landing:||7'2" x 6'1" (2.18m x 1.85m). With deep linen cupboard.|
|Bedroom 2:||14'8" x 11'1" (4.47m x 3.38m). East facing window. Ornamental fireplace with patterned cast iron fire. Central heating radiator.|
|Bathroom:||8'8" x 7'2" (2.64m x 2.18m). With four piece 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.|
|Gallery landing:||12'11" x 4'1" (3.94m x 1.24m). Impressive oak supporting lintel above the gallery with pine bannister and balustrades. Two steps lead to a further landing with access to the roof void and two further bedrooms.|
|Bedroom 3:||13'7" x 12'3" (4.14m x 3.73m). East facing aspect overlooking the front garden. Access to the roof void. Ornamental fireplace. Exposed beam to the ceiling. Central heating radiator.|
|Bedroom 4:||15'5" x 7'5" (4.7m x 2.26m). South and east facing windows. Central heating radiator.|
|Bedroom 1:||15'1" x 13'5" (4.6m x 4.1m). A master bedroom with south and west facing windows. Central heating radiator.|
|En-suite:||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.|
|Double garage:||21'6" x 17' (6.55m x 5.18m). Block built with double pitched slate roof. With 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.|
GARDEN :The property has a well-stocked but manageable garden. 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 also 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.
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.
Drainage - Septic tank system
Electric - Mains
Central Heating - Oil fired