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3 bedroom detached house

This property is no longer on the market

3 bedroom detached house



Property features

  • A delightful, detached triple fronted house, built in stone under a slate roof.
  • In need of refurbishment.
  • Three reception rooms.
  • Kitchen.
  • Three double bedrooms and a box room.
  • An abundance of character.
  • Extensive lawned gardens.
  • Stunning views.
  • Discreet location within Kendal town centre Conservation Area.
  • A real gem!

Nearest stations

Kendal (0.5mi.)
Burneside (Cumbria) (1.7mi.)
Oxenholme Lake District (2.2mi.)

Nearest schools

school icon  Kendal Nursery School (0.1mi.)
school icon  Stramongate Primary School (0.3mi.)
school icon  St Thomas's CofE Primary School (0.4mi.)
Requires Improvement

Property description

As pretty as a picture, this delightful detached stone built house offers character in abundance.
Now in need of refurbishment the property offers considerable potential for the creation of a
wonderful family home. Extensive gardens. Fabulous views.

Discreet location within walking distance of Kendal town centre. Energy Rating 'G'.

Access to the property is on foot only. Motor vehicles can be parked close by on either Queens Road, Windermere Road or Green Road.

From Kendal town centre proceed up Stricklandgate and continue up Windermere Road. South View Lane will be found on the left-hand side, just past Maudes Meadow.

Alternatively continue up Windermere Road to a crossroads. Turn left into Queens road. South View Lane will be found immediately past a terrace of houses and just before Serpentine Road.

South View Cottage is tucked away in a discreet location approached by a cobbled pedestrian lane between Queens Road and Windermere Road, within a Conservation Area and within walking distance of Kendal town centre. The views across Kendal towards the surrounding fells are superb.

The historic town of Kendal, renowned as the gateway to the Lake District, provides as excellent range of shopping, leisure, cultural and educational amenities. The town is well placed for junctions 36 to 38 of the M6 motorway and for Oxenholme Railway Station on the London to Glasgow West Coast main line.


The house occupies a generously proportioned plot with extensive gardens, principally arrange to the side and rear of the house, but also to the front. The gardens comprise lawns, herbaceous flowerbeds, shrubs and trees, including a number of fruit trees. Greenhouse. Stone built outbuilding. Shed.

All mains services. Gas fired central heating.


Entrance Hall: 3.42m x 1.84m
Hardwood panelled front door. Oak floor.

Lounge: 4.22m x 3.1m
Shuttered windows on two sides. Interesting fireplace with period marble surround and a cast iron and tiled inset. Shelving. Picture rail.

Sitting Room: 4.2m x 2.83m
Shuttered window to front. Fireplace. Picture rail.

Living Room: 3.03m x 2.73m
Shuttered window to front. Range of old built-in pine storage cupboards. Fitted gas fire.

Inner Hall:
Exposed stonework. Built-in cupboard with drawer below.

Bathroom: 2.93m x 2.6m
Panelled bath and wash hand basin, with cupboards below. Shelf and wall cupboard.

Shower Room: 2.6m x 0.9m
Accessed directly off the bathroom. Shower cubicle and w.c.

Lower Ground Floor

Kitchen: 4.13m x 2.79m
Range of built-in units. Works surfaces. Stainless steel sink. Shelving. Window to front. Entrance doors to side.

First Floor

Approached by an attractive staircase with a tall window overlooking the stair well. Picture rails.

Bedroom No.1: 4.26m x 3.11m
A double bedroom with windows on two sides. Adam style fireplace.

Bedroom No.2: 4.18m x 2.87m
A double bedroom. Picture rail. Window to front.

Bedroom No.3: 3.03m x 2.86m
Accessed directly from Bedroom No.2, this double bedroom has a range of storage cupboards, including a cylinder cupboard, and a wash hand basin. Window to front.

Boxroom: 1.84m x 0.87m
Perfect as a store room or a small study. Window to front. shelving.

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