Charming 2 Bed Detached Cottage


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  • Bedrooms: 2
This beautiful home has been sympathetically restored to perfectly mix contemporary living with stunning traditional features. Exposed stone walls in the living room and family bathroom and vaulted ceilings in the bedroom hark back to days past while the modern and spacious kitchen and bathroom make the property the perfect home for those looking to downsize, a growing family or purchasers looking for a bolt hole near the Lake District. A driveway leads to the detached garage and sunny cottage garden with a patio area to enjoy the morning sun. Situated on the edge of central Milnthorpe in the hamlet of Ackenthwaite, close to local amenities without the noise and traffic in the centre of the village. The nursery, primary school and secondary school are all in walking distance and the M6 motorway can be reached within 10minutes. Milnthorpe has an array of social activities for all ages with baby and toddler groups, youth groups, choirs and yoga classes. There is a supermarket, 3 pubs, several independent shops and a variety of eateries.

Entrance Porch

5' 2'' x 4' 3'' (1.57m x 1.29m)

The entrance porch adds space for coats and boots after nearby countryside walks keeping the main areas clutter free.

Living Room

9' 3'' x 12' 1'' (2.819m x 3.687m)

A perfect blend between tradition and contemporary finishes. Dual aspect windows flood the room with light and highlight the stunning exposed stone feature wall. A log burner sat on a slate hearth makes sure the space remains cosy and the perfect place to relax.


14' 10'' x 12' 1'' (4.516m x 3.687m)

Open with the main living area for sociable cooking and dining the kitchen is fitted with a range of light oak effect base and wall units with complementary dark work surfaces and grey subway tiling splash back. The sink is set within the deep bay window allowing views over the beautiful rear garden. There is space for a freestanding fridge and washing machine. An electric oven with gas hob is integrated.

Master bedroom

12' 8'' x 12' 1'' (3.86m x 3.68m)

The spacious master bedroom is a haven of calm. Vaulted ceilings add space and character. A large picture window overlooks the rear garden.

Bedroom 2

10' 11'' x 6' 5'' (3.32m x 1.95m)

A generous second bedroom again with vaulted ceilings.

Family Bathroom

7' 10'' x 5' 4'' (2.39m x 1.62m)

Fitted with a modern white suite comprising of bath with overhead shower, basin and W/C. The exposed stone feature wall perfectly complements the white wall tiling and dark tiled floor.


To the front of the property there is a small area with shrubs and bushes. A driveway leads down the side to the detached garage with pitched roof and up and over door. To the rear is a good sized garden mainly laid to lawn with recently installed patio area. Mature bushes line the sides and there is an area of hard standing behind the garage housing a log store.

Useful Information

Water - Mains

Sewage - Mains

Heating - Gas combination boiler

Council Tax - Band C

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