- Semi detached house
- Four bedrooms
- Two reception rooms
- Two kitchens
- Two bathrooms
- Gas central heating
- Off road parking
- Patio and gardens
- Many period features
The Lakes School (0.2mi.)
Windermere School (0.2mi.)
St Martin & St Mary Church of England Primary School (1.6mi.)
The Old Post Office is a Grade II listed semi detached cottage dating back to 1640 which has been sympathetically upgraded and renovated. Pleasantly located with a cluster of similar properties in the Lakeland village of Troutbeck Bridge which has a thriving community and many beautiful walks from the doorstep. Troutbeck Bridge is conveniently placed for the many amenities available in both Windermere and Ambleside, is just a short drive from the market town of Kendal and offers easy access to the M6 motorway and the mainline railway station at Oxenholme with direct services to Glasgow, Manchester and London.
The well proportioned, and very versatile accommodation, which retains many period features including flagged flooring, a spice cupboard, exposed feature fireplace and beams and also boasts a charming original staircase, briefly comprises an attractive porch leading to the kitchen, dining and living space and two double bedrooms and a bathroom to the ground floor. The first floor, which can also be accessed via an attractive side porch, offers a kitchen with dining and living space, two further double bedrooms, a bathroom and a cloakroom. The property benefits from gas central heating and has been well maintained by the current vendor. The cottage can very easily be split in to two dwellings offering the the opportunity for investment or rental income.
Outside offers delightful "cottage style" gardens and off road parking for two vehicles.
KITCHEN, DINING AND LIVING SPACE 21' 3" max x 17' 4" max (6.50m x 5.30m) Double glazed door, double glazed window with window seat, double glazed window, two radiators, living flame gas stove to feature fireplace, base and wall units, sink, built in oven, electric hob with extractor hood over, integrated fridge, plumbing for washing machine, original spice cupboards housing space for freezer, microwave and storage, exposed beams, recessed spotlights, under wall unit lighting, tiled splashbacks, fitted coat hooks, flagged flooring to kitchen space.
INNER HALL 8' 4" max x 4' 5" max (2.55m x 1.35m) High level window providing natural light from bedroom, exposed beam.
BEDROOM 11' 8" x 9' 11" (3.56m x 3.03m) Two double glazed windows, radiator, exposed beams, telephone point.
BEDROOM 10' 2" x 9' 10" (3.12m x 3.02m) Double glazed window, radiator, exposed beams, fitted shelf.
BATHROOM 7' 5" x 6' 9" (2.27m x 2.08m) Radiator with towel rail, three piece suite in white comprises W.C. wash hand basin and bath with mixer shower and electric shower over, built in cupboard, extractor fan, exposed beam, wall light, fitted mirror, part tiling to walls, tiled flooring.
KITCHEN, DINING AND LIVING SPACE 28' 3" max x 12' 0" max (8.62m x 3.67m)
LIVING SPACE 12' 6" x 11' 0" (3.82m x 3.37m) Two single glazed windows with window seats and original shutters, radiator, living flame gas stove to feature fireplace, cornice.
KITCHEN AND DINING SPACE 15' 8" max x 10' 4" max (4.78m x 3.16m) Double glazed entrance door, two single glazed windows, two radiators, base and wall units, sink, built in oven, electric hob with extractor hood over, integrated fridge, freezer and dishwasher, plumbing for washing machine, exposed beams, tiled splashbacks.
LANDING 17' 2" max x 5' 10" max (5.25m x 1.78m) Single glazed window with window seat, radiator, exposed beams, loft access.
BEDROOM 12' 3" x 8' 0" (3.75m x 2.45m) Single glazed window with window seat, radiator, exposed beam.
BEDROOM 10' 4" x 9' 6" (3.17m x 2.90m) Single glazed window with window seat, radiator, telephone point.
BATHROOM 7' 3" max x 5' 6" max (2.22m x 1.69m) Single glazed window, radiator, two piece suite comprises wash hand basin, bath with mixer shower, built in cupboard housing gas central heating boiler, extractor fan, tiling to walls.
CLOAKROOM 5' 4" x 2' 11" (1.65m x 0.90m) Original stained glass window, radiator, W.C. part tiling to walls.
OUTSIDE The front of the cottage offers a well stocked raised bed, decorative slated chippings and a seating area. There is a delightful patio and lawned garden to the rear and off road parking for two vehicles.
SERVICES Mains electricity, mains gas, mains water, mains drainage.
COUNCIL TAX BANDING Currently Banded as two separate properties, Lower Floor and Upper Floor, both Band B - as shown on the Valuation Office website.
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