For sale: Slack Cottage, Garsdale, Sedbergh, Yorkshire Dales, LA10 5PE
Summary: A delightful detached 18th Century Dales house of considerable character, tastefully renovated to create a superb family home with two reception rooms, a handcrafted kitchen, five bedrooms and two bathrooms. The property, which includes generously proportioned gardens and ample
|Sold Status||Under Offer|
|Parking||Off Street Parking|
A delightful detached 18th Century Dales house of considerable character, tastefully renovated to
create a superb family home with two reception rooms, a handcrafted kitchen, five bedrooms and
two bathrooms. The property, which includes generously proportioned gardens and ample
parking, occupies a beautiful rural location with excellent views, about five miles from the historic market town of Sedbergh, within the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Energy Rating 'E'.
A very fine detached 18th Century former farmhouse and converted barn.
Traditionally built in the local vernacular style in stone under a new slate roof.
Picturesque rural location in the Yorkshire Dales with stunning views.
Extensively renovated and then recently further upgraded to create a spacious, tastefully presented family home.
A perfect blend of contemporary fittings with traditional features.
Stone flagged floors, fireplaces with wood burning stoves and exposed beams.
Superb kitchen and two excellent reception rooms
Five good sized bedrooms, one with an en-suite shower room and a fabulous bathroom
Recently installed double glazing.
Extensive lawned gardens and ample parking;
Sedbergh is easily reached via the A684 from junction 37 of the M6 motorway. Travel through Sedbergh and turn right (still on the A684) signposted to Garsdale. The property will be found exactly five miles down the valley from this junction on the left-hand side.
The property is situated in the picturesque valley of Garsdale which is a typical farming community. Garsdale is about five miles from the historic market town of Sedbergh, famous for its school and book shops, and is also convenient for Hawes, for junction 37 of the M6 motorway and for Kendal. Garsdale is within the Yorkshire Dales National Park and is well placed for access into the Lake District.
|Entrance Hall:|| Double glazed front entrance door. Flagged floor. Cloaks rail. Exposed beams.|
|Lounge:||23'2" x 14'8" (7.06m x 4.47m). A delightful room featuring a stone built fireplace with cast iron wood burning stove. Two interesting stone lined display niches. Exposed beams.|
|Dining Room:||14'5" x 14'6" (4.4m x 4.42m). Open fireplace with original stone surround, fitted with a cast iron wood burning stove. Flagged floor. Built-in storage cupboard with oak doors and fitted shelves above. Under stairs storage area. Exposed beams.|
|Porch:|| Stone slab shelves and double glazed front entrance door.|
|Kitchen:||14'8" x 11'11" (4.47m x 3.63m). A triple aspect kitchen fitted with traditional, Shaker style units comprising base cupboards, hardwood work surfaces, wall cupboards and a moveable island unit with drawers and shelves. Oak floor. Belfast sink and an additional sink. Range style electric cooker with ceramic hob, washing machine, dishwasher and tumble dryer. Worcester oil fired central heating boiler. Built-in pantry cupboard. Double glazed entrance door to side. Exposed beams.|
|First Floor|| |
|Landing:|| Exposed beams.|
|Master Bedroom:||14'8" x 11'7" (4.47m x 3.53m). A spacious double bedroom. Exposed beams.|
|En-Suite Bathroom:||5'7" 9'10" (1.7m 3m). Suite in white comprising a shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin and w.c. Ladder central heating towel radiator. Built-in airing cupboard with lagged hot water cylinder. Exposed beams.|
|Bedroom No.2:||11'7" x 7'5" (3.53m x 2.26m). A large single bedroom.|
|Bedroom No.3:||15'8" x 7'2" (4.78m x 2.18m). A good sized double bedroom. Exposed beams.|
|Bedroom No.4:||9'5" x 7'3" (2.87m x 2.2m). Large enough for a double bed. Exposed beams.|
|Bedroom No.5:||8'10" x 6'1" (2.7m x 1.85m). A single bedroom with exposed beams.|
|Bathroom:||5'6" x 5'4" (1.68m x 1.63m). Recently installed suite in white comprising a panelled bath with shower and screen, a wash hand basin with a cupboard below and a w.c with concealed cistern. Fully tiled walls. Chrome ladder towel radiator.|
Good sized car parking area, secured by a five bar gate, providing parking and turning space for several motor vehicles. The entrance to the drive features original cobbling. Walled garden to front with a lawn, paved patio and herbaceous borders.
Large garden to side with a wide expanse of lawn, a gravelled pathway, paved patio, shrubs and trees.
Additional lawned garden to rear.
Stone built log store. Stone oil tank housing. Good sized timber potting shed/store.
Attached to the rear of the house is a timber outbuilding house the water treatment equipment.
Mains electricity. Septic tank drainage. Oil fired central heating. Upgraded private water supply and plumbing system.
The external photographs show the property as it was in 2015, since then the roof has been replaced in slate and all windows and doors have been replaced with upvc double glazing.