For sale: Culbeck Croft, Storrs Park, Bowness-on-Windermere, Windermere, LA23 3LY
Summary: A most attractive modern detached house of individual design occupying an exclusive and a highly sought after location enjoying spectacular views. Versatile three bedroom family accommodation together with a self-contained one/two bedroom annexed apartment. Garage and ample parking.
A most attractive modern detached house of individual design occupying an exclusive and a highly sought after location enjoying spectacular views. Versatile three bedroom family accommodation together with a self-contained one/two bedroom annexed apartment. Garage and ample parking.
Delightful, good sized gardens. Quiet and secluded and close to Bowness and Lake Windermere. Energy Rating 'E'.
A most attractive modern detached house of distinctive design, built by the owners about 40 years ago.
Two reception rooms and a balcony.
Kitchen/breakfast room and utility room.
Three bedrooms, one with an en-suite bathroom.
Ground floor one/two bedroom self-contained apartment.
Double glazing and central heating.
Garage and ample parking.
Generously proportioned plot with lovely gardens and a stream.
Exclusive location in the highly sought after Storrs Park.
From Windermere proceed south along the main road to Bowness, continuing on the A592 Newby bridge Road. Pass Windermere marina on the right and continue for about a further quarter of a mile passing Middle Entrance Drive on the left. Continue past a field on the left and take the next turning on the left, marked "private lane". Follow the lane gently uphill to eventually find the property on the right-hand side.
Culbeck Croft is located on a privately owned lane in the prestigious and highly sought after Storrs Park, about a mile south of the thriving lakeside village of Bowness-on-Windermere.
The property overlooks woodland gardens to the front and, being in an elevated position, enjoys spectacular views towards the Lakeland mountains, with glimpses of Lake Windermere.
Delightful walks and bike rides are available right from the doorstep of the property. This is a most beautiful part of the Lake District and Culbeck Croft is a perfect base from which to explore it.
nearby Bowness and Windermere both provides an excellent range of shopping, leisure and cultural amenities. There is a primary school and a highly regarded private school, Windermere School, at Windermere and a secondary school at Troutbeck Bridge. Windermere has a railway station on the Kendal and Oxenholme line, linking with the London to Glasgow West coast main line. The village is also well placed for junction 36 of the M6 motorway.
|Open Porch:|| Slate steps. Decorative iron railings.|
|Reception Hall:||10'7" x 7'3" (3.23m x 2.2m). Glazed front entrance door. Glazed double door to the lounge.|
|Lounge:||18'4" x 18'4" (5.59m x 5.59m). A spacious triple aspect living room enjoying spectacular views. Rustic brick fireplace. Sliding patio door leading to ballustraded balcony, perfect for alfresco dining.|
|Dining Room:||12'7" x 10'9" (3.84m x 3.28m). Built-in cloaks cupboard. Linen cupboard.|
|Kitchen/Breakfast Room:||12'6" x 11'9" (3.8m x 3.58m). A well proportioned kitchen fitted with built-in wall and floor units, work surfaces, a breakfast table and a stainless steel sink. Built-in double oven, electric hob and extractor hood. Built-in refrigerator. Part tiled walls.|
|Utility Room:||15' x 5'6" (4.57m x 1.68m). Built-in storage cupboards and drawers. Work surfaces. Stainless steel sink. Side entrance door.|
|Bedroom No.1:||12'4" x 11'11" (3.76m x 3.63m). A good sized double bedroom with a sliding patio door leading out onto the ballustraded balcony. Two built-in wardrobes and dressing table with matching bedside pedestals.|
|En-Suite Bathroom:||8'6" x 5'6" (2.6m x 1.68m). Suite comprising a jacuzzi bath with shower and screen, wash hand basin with cupboard below, w.c. and bidet. Illuminated vanity mirror. Tiled walls.|
|Bedroom No.2:||16'7" x 9'7" (5.05m x 2.92m). A dual aspect double bedroom. Range of built-in wardrobes and a dressing table.|
|Bedroom No.3:||10' x 8' (3.05m x 2.44m). Large enough for a double bed.|
|Shower Room:||9'11" x 4'10" (3.02m x 1.47m). Suite comprising a shower cubicle, a pedestal wash hand basin, a w.c. and a bidet. Tiled walls.|
|Lower Ground Apartment|| |
|Hall:|| Door to the garage. Access to a useful under croft store.|
|Store Room:||8'2" x 2'5" (2.5m x 0.74m). |
|Sitting Room/Bedroom:||15' x 10'2" (4.57m x 3.1m). A versatile, dual aspect room. Rustic brick fireplace.|
|Inner Hall:|| |
|Kitchen/Dining Room:||21'1" x 17'9" (6.43m x 5.4m). A spacious, roughly L-shaped open plan room. The kitchen is fitted with a good range of built-in floor and wall units together with work surfaces and a stainless steel sink. Built-in oven, electric hob and extractor hood.|
The spacious dining area has a glazed entrance door leading out onto a slate tiled open porch and ballustraded sitting out area. Understairs cupboard.
|Bedroom:||11'11" x 8' (3.63m x 2.44m). A double bedroom.|
|Bathroom:||8'6" x 5'5" (2.6m x 1.65m). Suite comprising a panelled bath with shower and screen, a pedestal wash hand basin and a w.c. Tiled walls.|
|Garage:||19'8" x 9'6" (6m x 2.9m). An integral single garage. Metal up and over door. Two double glazed windows to side. Door to the house. Two Worcester oil fired central heating boilers. Power and lighting.|
The house occupies a good sized plot with delightfully laid out terraced gardens comprising lawns and well stocked herbaceous borders with a variety of shrubs and trees. The rear garden also features a stream which is straddled by a wicket bridge and two fabulous bear statues, skilfully carved out of tree trunks. There is also a timber decked sitting out area with bench seats.
At first floor level to the rear of the house is a ballustraded balcony, perfectly positioned to take advantage of the magnificent views.
A wide driveway provides ample off-road parking.
Mains water, electricity and drainage. Oil fired central heating.