The Green, Houghton

£275,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A charming detached home of tremendous character built in 1850, tucked away in the centre of a popular village. Beautifully proportioned with generous kitchen to the rear overlooking the carefully manicured garden.

DETAILS

A charming detached home of tremendous character built in 1850, tucked away in the centre of a popular village. Beautifully proportioned with generous kitchen to the rear overlooking the carefully manicured garden.  

Entrance hallway sitting room family room kitchen two double bedrooms additional single bedroom bathroom rear garden brick built store EPC rating D Council tax band C mostly double glazed gas central heating  

APPROXIMATE MILEAGES Carlisle 3 M6 motorway J.44 1.2 Carlisle Lake District Airport 5 Ullswater - Lake District 28 Newcastle International Airport 55 

LOCATION Tucked away off The Green right in the centre of the popular village of Houghton, West Nook is well placed to take advantage of the village amenity as well as remaining accessible to the main road network, public transport and the full range of amenity within Carlisle itself. Houghton benefits from a church, shop and post office, lounge restaurant, primary school, hairdressers and village hall. Carlisle has a station on the West Coast Mainline, with London trains taking a little over 3 hours and Glasgow/Edinburgh a little over an hour.  

ACCOMMODATION A 'baby grand', West Nook provides beautifully balanced accommodation, which is immediately apparent as you approach the property between two sliding sash bay windows. An entrance hallway laid with original encaustic tiles leads firstly to the sitting room, with a feature fireplace and multi-fuel stove. The family room

provides access to the rear hallway, also laid with original tiles, and the large kitchen. The well appointed kitchen benefits from a bank of windows to the rear and the feeling of light and space is enhanced to by two large rooflights in the pitched ceiling of the extension. A sandstone surround encases the range style cooker. The kitchen units are finished in a contemporary grey and are complimented by a fully tiled ceramic floor in a similar shade. A stable door leads to the rear garden. The stairs to the first floor are well lit by a large window overlooking the back garden and fields beyond and lead to a galleried landing, off which are two double bedrooms to the front with the smaller single and family bathroom to the rear. Externally there is a well stocked front garden and to the rear a well maintained garden with an area of lawn, borders, patio and a brick built store shed. The is an area of mono block paved parking to the front of the property. 

SERVICES Mains water, gas, electricity and drainage. 

Marketed by Arrange viewing 01228 810300

Hayward Tod

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