For sale: Near Moss, Garsdale Road, Sedbergh, Cumbria, LA10 5JL
Summary: A very fine and substantial detached country house, built in the Arts and Crafts tradition, with an abundance of character. Exceptionally spacious and versatile. Four reception rooms, four bedrooms and splendid hall. Extensive gardens around half an acre. Double garage. Workshop.
|Parking||Off Street Parking , Double Garage|
A very fine and substantial detached country house, built in the Arts and Crafts tradition, with an abundance of character. Exceptionally spacious and versatile. Four reception rooms, four bedrooms and splendid hall. Extensive gardens around half an acre. Double garage. Workshop.
Adjoining filed of around 2.5 acres. Delightful rural location on the edge of Sedbergh. Energy Rating 'F'.
An impressive detached house of substantial proportions, built in the Arts and Crafts style.
Stunning reception hall finished in oak with magnificent staircase.
Four reception rooms.
Four double bedrooms.
Double garage (with new roof) and workshop.
Extensive attractively laid out gardens and grounds of around half an acre.
Adjoining field of pasture/meadow of around 2.5 acres.
Delightful rural location enjoying spectacular views.
From Sedbergh town centre proceed in an easterly direction on the Kirkby Stephen road. Just before the edge of town turn right onto the A684 Hawes Road, signposted to Garsdale. Follow the road over a bridge over the River Rawthey and Near Moss is the first property on the right-hand side. The house is about half a mile from Sedbergh.
The property enjoys a delightful rural location just beyond the outskirts of Sedbergh, conveniently placed for easy access into the town centre. The house is set within its own extensive grounds and enjoys spectacular views of the Howgill Fells.
The historic market town of Sedbergh is wholly within the Yorkshire Dales National Park. The town is famous for its book shops and it's internationally renowned private school. The town has a good range of shops, cafes, recreational and leisure amenities as well as a thriving sense of community.
Nearby towns include Dent, Kirkby Lonsdale, Kirkby Stephen and Kendal. The town is perfectly placed for junction 37 of the M6 motorway, for the Dales and the Lake District.
|Porch:||7'7" x 5'11" (2.31m x 1.8m). The walls are lined with oak panelling and a fine arched doorway with lead light glazed doors leads to the reception hall. Built-in cloaks cupboard. Oak parquet floor. Hardwood front entrance door. Oak panelled ceiling. Lead light window.|
|Cloakroom:||4'10" x 4'2" (1.47m x 1.27m). W.C and wash hand basin. Heated towel radiator. Tiled floor. Oak framed, lead light window.|
|Reception Hall:||13'5" x 13'5" (4.1m x 4.1m). An impressive hall featuring a splendid staircase in oak with barley twist spindles. Oak panelled walls. The doors, architraves and deep reveals are all finished in oak. Original oak parquet floor with decorative detail. Understairs cupboard.|
|Sitting Room:||13'3" x 12'7" (4.04m x 3.84m). A bright room with double glazed windows on two sides. Fireplace with beaten copper surround. Original oak Parquet floor.|
|Dining Room:||16'2" x 13'3" (4.93m x 4.04m). A well proportioned room with double glazed windows on two sides. One window has a mahogany reveal with mahogany and walnut panelling below. Original oak Parquet floor.|
|Living Room:||22'8" x 18'7" (6.9m x 5.66m). A spacious and versatile main reception room with double glazed windows on two sides. Deep bay window. Rustic brick fireplace. Book shelves.|
|Rear Entrance Hall:||9'11" x 8'7" (3.02m x 2.62m). Double doors lead to an open entrance porch.|
|Study:||12'7" x 16'4" (3.84m x 4.98m). Ideal as a home office, hobbies room or play room. Lead light windows to front. Double glazed windows to rear. Door to the garage.|
|Inner Hall:|| oak panelling and oak panelled storage cupboards.|
|Kitchen/Breakfast Room:||17'11" x 4,111'7" (5.46m x 4,34m). Range of built-in floor and wall units together with work surfaces and a stainless steel sink. Built-in double oven, gas hob and extractor hood. Part tiled walls. Tiled floor. Utility area with stainless sink, work surface, cupboard and plumbing for a washing machine. Recess lined with shelves. Double glazed windows on three sides. Entrance door.|
|Storage Area:||10'8" x 4'8" (3.25m x 1.42m). |
|Pantry:||5'10" x 4'9" (1.78m x 1.45m). Lined with shelves.|
|First Floor|| |
|Galleried Landing:|| The landing has a spaciousness that is accentuated by the open stairwell and the wide, double glazed window. Built-in linen cupboard.|
|Bedroom No.1:||18'1" x 13'3" (5.51m x 4.04m). A large double bedroom with double glazed windows on three sides. Pedestal wash hand basin.|
|Bedroom No.2:||13'5" x 10'11" (4.1m x 3.33m). A double bedroom. Double glazed windows on two sides. Shower cubicle and wash hand basin with cupboard below.|
|Bedroom No.3:||13'5" x 12' (4.1m x 3.66m). A double bedroom with double glazed windows on two sides. Pedestal wash hand basin.|
|Bedroom No.4:||10'11" x 10'4" (3.33m x 3.15m). A double bedroom. Double glazed window. Pedestal wash hand basin.|
|Store Room:||14'3" x 10'2" (4.34m x 3.1m). Perfect as a store but also adaptable as a fifth bedroom. Lead light window.|
|Bathroom:||10'6" x 7'3" (3.2m x 2.2m). Panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin, w.c. and shower cubicle. Part tiled walls. shelf.|
|Separate W.C:||4'6" x 3'8" (1.37m x 1.12m). W.C. Lead light window.|
|Garage:||17'6" x 17'5" (5.33m x 5.3m). A large double garage with a pitched slate roof. Sliding, folding main entrance doors. Power and lighting. Door to the house. Open way with sliding doors to the workshop. The roof was reslated in 2016.|
|Workshop:||17'5" x 10'8" (5.3m x 3.25m). Adjoining the rear of the garage. Lighting. Work pit. Side entrance door.|
|Boiler Room:||6'11" x 6'10" (2.1m x 2.08m). A useful storage outbuilding. Hamworthy gas fired central heating boiler. Lead light window. Separate w.c off.|
GARDENS AND GROUNDS
The house is set in approximately half an acre of level gardens and grounds. The large rear garden has a wide lawn, an inset walled and lawned garden, wide herbaceous borders, flower beds and an interesting array of established shrubs and trees.
There are tarmacadam driveway on either side of the house, each with independent entrances, providing ample room for the parking of several motor vehicles, a boat, motorhome or horse trailer.
There is a delightful garden to the front, which extends to the side, comprising lawns, flowerbeds, shrubs and trees.
A sound enclosure of pasture and meadow od around one and half acres, adjoining the main property. Gated road access and access through the gardens.
Mains water, electricity and gas. Septic tank drainage. Gas fired central heating.