2 Hillcroft Cottages, Haverthwaite, LA12 8AF


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Sale of a one bedroom character cottage situated within Haverthwaite in the Lake District National Park. This picture perfect cottage will suit a range of buyers, making an ideal bolt hole for a weekend retreat, holiday let investment or ideal for a single person or couple as a permanent home. The cottage accommodation comprises of living room with a central fireplace featuring wood burning stove and exposed walls, fitted kitchen with good range of equipment, large double bedroom and large bathroom to the first floor.

Nestled in the pretty hamlet of Haverthwaite in the Lake District National Park just off the A590 with excellent road connection links to the rest of the Lake District National Park and the M6. The foot of Lake Windermere is only a short drive away at Newby Bridge and offers an ideal base to explore the heart of the Lakeland countryside with local attractions within Haverthwaite including a good local pub and the Lakeside Steam Railway. Haverthwaite is just 10 to 15 minute drive from Windermere and with a range of amenities available at Grange, Cartmel and Ulverston.

Directions From Newby Bridge at the foot of Lake Windermere, follow the A590 in the direction of Ulverston. Passing through Backbarrow and then into Haverthwaite, you will pass the Haverthwaite Railway Attraction and continue for another ¼ mile and at the next cross road junction turn left sign posted for Holker Hall and Cark. Follow the road along through the short wooded section and past the bus stop before bearing left down the hill. You will shortly see the property on the left hand side just before the old railway bridge.

Accommodation Front door leads into vestibule with space for shoes and cloaks.

Living Room 15'6" x 12'10" (4.74m x 3.92m) Combined lounge and dining room with feature fireplace housing a wood burning stove, exposed stone lintel and large oak beam to the ceiling. The living room has a large deep window enjoying views across the road to the fields beyond.

Kitchen 15'4" x 6'11" (4.68m x 2.12m) Fitted modern kitchen with a range of base and wall units finished with a laminate worktop. Range of equipment integrated including a dishwasher, electric hob and oven and stainless steel sink unit. There is space for a fridge freezer under the stairwell. To the rear the kitchen has a window and stable door out to the shared courtyard.

First Floor Stairs from the kitchen lead to a landing.

Bedroom 16'10" x 10'2" (5.13m x 3.09m) Large bedroom with deep sill sash window to the front aspect enjoying views over the fields. Feature cast iron fireplace and plenty of apace for wardrobes and bedroom furniture.

Bathroom Unusually large bathroom comprising a curved bath with shower over, pedestal wash basin and WC. Window to rear aspect.

Attic Space Accessible loft space which is fully boarded providing useful storage space and also has potential for development subject to planning permission.

Shared Courtyard The owners of the property benefit from a right of access through the courtyard.

Parking Available public parking further up the street, including use of a car park at the Levens Valley Cricket & Recreational Ground which is located opposite the cottage.

Tenure Freehold.

Services Mains electric, water and drainage. Electric heating.

Council Tax Band B

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