Guide Price £450,000 - £475,000.
1 Manor Court is a large dormer bungalow, set on a quiet cul de sac just a short walk from the market place of Kirkby Stephen.
Kirkby Stephen is only ten miles from junction 38 of the M6 motorway and is well placed for Kendal, Penrith, Appleby and the Lake District. The scenic Settle to Carlisle Railway is on the doorstep and the Coast to Coast and Lady Ann footpaths run through the town. Kirkby Stephen has highly regarded primary and grammar schools as well as a good range of shops, restaurants & pubs, church & chapel and doctor's surgery. There is still a weekly outdoor market and an agricultural auction mart.
1 Manor Court, built in the 1980's, was one of the first built on the cul-de-sac. The accommodation is spacious and flexible. It would appeal to a retired couple looking for a bungalow with space for guests. a family home or a professional couple seeking working from home space.
The current owners have upgraded the property by replacing radiators, the hot water cylinder, lighting, replastering walls and redecoration. They have also laid new carpets and flooring in the bedrooms and utility room.
On the ground floor is a welcoming entrance hall with built in storage and display cabinets. There is a spacious sitting room with patio doors out to the side garden and double doors through to the dining room. At the back of the property is a south facing conservatory which has an insulated roof creating a pleasant, year round room. The kitchen is a bespoke oak kitchen made using the wood from the old oak tree which formally stood on the plot. There are also two good double bedrooms, a family bathroom and utility room. Upstairs, in the dormer are a further two double bedrooms with good eaves storage and a shower room, this space would be ideal for guests or multi generation living.
The property is situated on a spacious plot. The grounds wrap around the property offering privacy. To the side is an integral garage and driveway parking for multiple cars. The garage is large enough for a vehicle and also workshop space to the rear. The front of the property has a pleasant lawn garden, the side is screened with matures trees, shrubs and bushes. To the rear is a private South facing patio which can be accessed from the house via the conservatory and utility room.
A fantastic family or active retirement home, offering spacious accommodation and a great central location.
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Welcoming entrance hall. Fitted carpet. Coved ceiling. Staircase. Cloak cupboard. 2 Built-in display units. 2 Radiators. Part glazed front door.
Sitting Room 4.42m x 6.73m (14'6" x 22'1")
Lovely, large sitting room. Fitted carpet. Coved ceiling. Fireplace housing an electric fire. Gas pipe close by if there was a desire for a gas fire. TV and telephone points. Double doors to the dining room. Patio doors out to the side. Windows to the front and side.
Dining Room 4.45m x 4.1m (14'7" x 13'5")
Excellent entertaining dining room. Fitted carpet. Coved ceiling. Radiator. Double sliding doors to the conservatory. Window to the side.
Conservatory 3.66m x 3.8m (12'0" x 12'6")
South facing conservatory with a newly insulated roof. Parquet effect flooring. Patio doors to the garden.
Kitchen 4.85m x 4.14m (15'11" x 13'7")
Family dining kitchen. Tiled flooring. Ceiling spot lights. Good range of bespoke, quality oak wall and base units which were made using the oak from the tree that formally stood in place of the bungalow. Integrated appliances include a dishwasher, electric hob, oven and microwave. Radiator. 2 Windows overlooking the rear garden.
Fitted carpet. Coved ceiling. Good sized airing cupboard.
Bedroom 3 3.43m x 4.1m (11'3" x 13'5")
Large front double bedroom. Fitted carpet. Excellent built in wardrobes. TV point. Radiator. Window to the front.
Bedroom 2 3.3m x 4.1m (10'10" x 13'5")
Front double bedroom. Fitted carpet. Coving. Radiator. Built in wardrobes with vanity area. Window to the front.
Bathroom 3.9m x 2.67m (12'10" x 8'9")
Newly decorated house bathroom. Vinyl flooring. Coving. WC. Bath. Shower. Radiator. Frosted window to the side.
Utility Room 3.53m x 3.89m (11'7" x 12'9")
Newly laid vinyl flooring. Excellent range of wall and base units. Stainless steel sink and drainer. Plumbing for washing machine. Radiator. Rear door. Door to garage.
Electric up and over door. Power and light. Gas central heating boiler. Loft access to large loft. 2 Windows. Door to the utility room. Personnel door to outside.
Fitted carpet. Staircase. Radiator. Reading space. Loft access. Velux window.
Bedroom 1 4.11m x 3.86m (13'6" x 12'8")
Double bedroom. Fitted carpet. Radiator. Eaves storage. Window.
Shower Room 2.72m x 1.22m (8'11" x 4'0")
To be completed.
Bedroom 4 3.89m x 2.62m (12'9" x 8'7")
Double bedroom. Fitted carpet. Eaves storage. Cupboard. Window.
Attractive garden laid to lawn. Paved path. Large flower beds.
Large patio garden with established shrubs and raised flower beds.
Off street parking for multiple vehicles.