A stunning and imposing semi-detached period property which has been developed to provide modern living space with attractive traditional features. Beautiful gardens provide views to Morecambe Bay from a highly coveted location which also boasts off road parking and detached garage.
Full description:DIRECTIONS Leaving Grange over Sands along Allithwaite Road, continue up the hill before taking a left-hand turn into Carter Road. Follow the road around the right-hand corner into Kentsford Road and continue along and down the hill. As the road levels out you will find number 92 set back from the road on the right-hand side.
LOCATION Situated in an elevated position the property allows open aspect panoramic views across Morecambe Bay extending towards Arnside Knott. Located in the heart of Kents Bank the property provides access to the train station for mainline commuter links and access either via car or foot to the coastal resort of Grange over Sands.
DESCRIPTION Rarely seen on the open market is this opportunity to purchase a substantial and versatile home situated in a sought after location with picturesque views across Morecambe Bay.
The property has been well maintained and improved by the current owners whilst retaining many of the original character features.
Set back from the road, the property can be approached via pedestrian access off Kentsford Road. Stone steps and a gravelled pathway meander alongside the well manicured and mature garden to the front of the property. Alternatively, vehicle access off Priory Lane leads to the driveway which extends to the detached double garage with useful garden stores below.
An attached sun room with tiled floor provides a pleasant seating area to enjoy the views over the front garden towards Morecambe Bay. A solid wooden door opens onto the central entrance hallway with original cornicing, ceiling rose and an archway providing a stunning entrance into the property.
To the ground floor the property boasts two spacious reception rooms both with a central chimney breast housing an open fire set within an original tiled inset and hearth.
The lounge provides open aspect views across the front garden whilst the dining room is slightly larger in size and can accommodate both living and dining room furniture.
The kitchen diner has been fitted with a wide range of white wall and base units and a complementary laminate work surface over. Fitted within one surface is a one and a half sink drainer with mixer tap and there is recess space for an electric cooker, fridge and dishwasher. The room is complemented with tiled flooring and original storage cupboards provide additional storage space for household equipment.
Beyond the kitchen is a useful utility room providing further space for a fridge, freezer and plumbing for a washing machine. Completing the ground floor is a useful WC and wash hand basin, with work surface and base and wall units and space for a tumble dryer.
Stairs from the hallway lead down to the basement which has been converted by the current owners into a cinema room with office space and further store room.
The main staircase leads to a small landing giving access to the family bathroom which comprises a four piece suite to include a bath, shower cubicle with wall mounted shower attachment over, WC and pedestal wash hand basin.
A further small flight of stairs leads to the first floor landing giving access to three large double bedrooms.
The master bedroom is en suite complemented with a three-piece shower room suite and the second bedroom has an original cast iron fireplace. The third bedroom at the rear of the property has a single built in wardrobe.
The second floor boasts three further rooms, currently used as a hobby and store rooms, these can be utilised as further bedrooms or as a home office/study. These rooms have limited headroom into/at the eaves.
Outside, the gardens have been cleverly designed around the property and have been landscaped. There are areas of lawn with mature planted bed borders and an area of private seating to sit and enjoy the picturesque views of Morecambe bay, as well as another secluded seating area to the rear side of the property.
16'5 (5.02 m) X 13'9 (4.20 m)
13'7 (4.16 m) X 16'10 (5.13 m)
10'10 (3.32 m) X 6'5 (1.96 m)
16'5 (5.02 m) X 12'10 (3.92 m)
13'9 (4.21 m) X 17'6 (5.35 m) maximum measurements
16'10 (5.14 m) X 14'1 (4.32 m)
16'10 (5.15 m) X 13'9 (4.20 m)
14'3 (4.36 m) X 6'4 (1.95 m)
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