Rating Lane, Barrow In Furness - £450,000

5 bedroom deatched
For Sale


  • Display property type:Deatched
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 3 Reception rooms
WILL CONSIDER PART EXCHANGE, PLEASE CALL FOR FURTHER INFO 01229 402 235 An impressive 5 bedroom detached family home Significantly extended to provide extensive living accommodation 3 reception areas, one 6 piece bathroom and two 3 piece shower rooms Large private gardens with outbuildings Plenty of parking with an integrated garage


Full description:DIRECTIONS From the traffic light junction on Abbey Road alongside the Shell petrol station, turn into Hollow Lane. Follow the road down the hill passing The Farmers Arms pub before shortly arriving at a roundabout. Turn left here into Rating Lane where you will then shortly see the property on the left.

LOCATION The Beacon Hill area of town proves ever popular, particularly with family purchasers attracted by a broad variety of property. The area offers a good choice of schools with infant, primary and secondary schools all within a short drive, as is the Sixth Form College. The area also has good links via bus, connecting with the town centre. A railway station is only a mile or so away, connecting to Barrow, Dalton, Ulverston etc. The immediate area also has a Co-op and children's outdoor play area.

DESCRIPTION This wonderful, individual detached family home has been significantly extended and now provides much more versatile living space for a modern family.

The property is accessed through a porch style extension which leads into a large central hallway with staircase and doors leading to much of the living accommodation. The main family lounge is located to the front of the house with dual aspect views of the gardens and a central fireplace with an attractive cast-iron and tiled inset with open fire grate.

The kitchen with dining space and family room alongside is very much the centre of family life in this property. The kitchen itself is equipped with extensive cupboard storage with a large length of work surface area and integrated appliances including a combination microwave oven, dishwasher, fridge/freezer and also an under mounted sink unit. Space is available for a range style cooker with a wall mounted cooker hood above.

The family room is alongside the dining area providing a naturally light space with windows to the front and fully glazed doors to the gable, opening into the garden. The room is well presented with feature multi-fuel stove set within the chimney breast.

There is a laundry room with space for a washing machine and clothes dryer and further cupboard storage. The gas fired central heating boiler is situated by the external door.

The remaining ground floor accommodation comprises; a children/family television room which also has direct access into the garden. Alongside this room is a three piece shower room which has a double shower enclosure, a wash hand basin and close coupled WC. The room is half tiled with an external window and extractor fan.

The first floor landing has loft access into each of the two loft areas and also provides a large linen cupboard with hot water cylinder tank within.

The principal bedroom is at the front of the property providing enviable dimensions and also a range of built-in wardrobe furniture. The remaining four bedrooms, all of which are double rooms also include one bedroom which is semi-divided to provide a dressing area and separate sleeping area.

There is also an impressive family bathroom with a six piece suite which includes a freestanding bath, his 'n' hers wash basins, a WC, bidet and corner shower with glazed doors and mixer shower fitted within. The room is beautifully finished with contrasting tiling and decor.

There is also a second three piece bathroom upstairs, fitted with a familiar three piece suite in white, including a panelled bath with shower fitted over, a wash hand basin and last of all, the WC.

Externally the property has a large integral garage with extensive driveway parking and beautifully private gardens with mature trees and hedgerow enclosing the lawns.

To the rear of the property is a large decking, perfect for entertaining guest and family. Outbuildings provide storage and house the wood and coal for the stoves.




Entrance Hall

Living Room

18'4 (5.59 m) X 14'4 (4.38 m)

Family Room

21'10 (6.67 m) X 10'10 (3.31 m)

Kitchen Diner

21'8 (6.62 m) Max X 17'10 (5.44 m) Max

Laundry Room

10'4 (3.15 m) X 9'1 (2.79 m)

Games Room/Playroom

13'2 (4.03 m) X 10'2 (3.10 m)

Shower Room

8'3 (2.51 m) X 7'0 (2.13 m)

First Floor Landing

Bedroom One

18'5 (5.61 m) X 13'4 (4.08 m)

Bedroom Two

17'10 (5.45 m) overall X 11'0 (3.36 m)

Bedroom Three

14'0 (4.28 m) X 10'4 (3.17 m)


10'8 (3.26 m) X 9'11 (3.02 m)

Bedroom Four

10'9 (3.28 m) X 10'5 (3.15 m)

Bedroom Five

13'2 (4.01 m) X 10'2 (3.11 m)

Bathroom Two

7'0 (2.13 m) X 6'4 (1.93 m)

Store Room

8'3 (2.52 m) X 16'3 (4.97 m) restricted head height


16'5 (5.00 m) X 13'3 (4.05 m)


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