Under Offer
Farley, Cornbirthwaite Road, Windermere, Lake District, LA23 1DJ

Guide Price £1,100,000

4 Bedroom Detached House For Sale in Farley, Cornbirthwaite Road, Windermere, Lake District, LA23 1DJ

4 1
Possessing a highly desirable location just off the private Cornbirthwaite Road in central Windermere, Farley is a beautiful Lakeland stone built home set beside the ancient trees of the adjoining woodland. This charming four bedroom detached property dates back to the 1920's and was built by the renowned local firm Pattinsons, responsible for some of the Lakes finest traditional homes. Despite the picturesque and tranquil setting, the property is within an easy, level walk to Windermere village, where you will find the well connected Windermere train station, perfect for saving on commuting times. Whilst in need of modernisation in parts, Farley would make for a wonderful family home, offering four double bedrooms and ample scope for extension if required, subject to relevant planning consents. A further draw to this already appealing property is that it sits within a generous private plot extending to approximately 0.8 acres. The grounds include a generous parking area, detached single garage and mature shrubbery gardens that gently slope alongside the lawn to open out at the bottom.

Located just on the outskirts of the main hustle and bustle of Windermere village, Farley offers the best of both worlds. The private setting is just a short stroll to the plethora of independent shops, cafes, restaurants and bars of this popular destination. A short bus ride or manageable walk brings you to the waterfront and the Lake Districts 'honeypot destination', Bowness-On-Windermere. The A592 is only a 5 minute drive away so it's a great area for those who are looking to commute or for an easily accessed holiday home.

A small lane branches off from Cornbirthwaite Road leading to the private drive of Farley which runs by the front of the property, opening out to a spacious gravelled parking area with access to the detached single garage. A Lakeland stone built portico covers the entrance door that opens into a traditional period entrance hall with rich varnished exposed wooden floors. The formal sitting room is located just off the entrance hall. Upon entering your attention is immediately taken to the large bay window, a typical feature of a Pattinson house. Further natural light is afforded by the sliding patio doors that look out over the mature rear garden, full of flowering shrubbery and bounded by tall trees. The living room boasts high ceilings and deep coving to the ceiling, there is an open fire set within a decorative slate surround and built in shelving. Across the entrance hall to the living room is the formal dining room that again enjoys a lovely outlook over the garden to the woodland beyond. The sizeable family kitchen affords space for a more informal dining setting should the dining room be required as a second living space. The kitchen itself comprises a range of wooden units that sit upon a traditional tiled floor. Exposed beams create a charming feel within this homely space. Appliances include a Smeg rangecooker and gas hob and there is also an under counter fridge and dishwasher. Through the kitchen there is a second front entrance area, off which there are a WC with washbasin and a spacious utility room containing a gas boiler, washing machine, drying rack, fridge freezer and shelves. This room is also useful as a boot room, where shoes can be left after enjoying one of the many scenic walks.

The stairs lead up from the entrance hall to a bright galleried landing, with feature windows giving an elevated view out over the tops of the woodland trees that enfold the property, creating a protective private haven. There are four double bedrooms on offer with the principal bedroom situated at the rear of the property to capitalise on the stunning green views over the garden and woodland. It also enjoys good proportions and suite of fitted wardrobes. One of the other bedrooms also has access to an ensuite WC and there is a house bathroom that comprises a fitted bath with shower over and there is an adjoining separate WC.

The property is set within approximately 0.8 acres of private grounds surrounded by mature trees. Gravel paths on either side of the house lead around to an elevated terrace that looks out over the gardens. This area can also be accessed from the sliding doors of the living room and from a rear external door at the end of the entrance hall. A well stocked mature shrubbery garden gently slopes down alongside a lawn and levels out at the bottom to create a lovely open lawn dotted with a selection of fruit trees. The grounds of Farley are a true rarity for such a central location in one of The Lake Districts most popular villages. They provide a private and tranquil haven which is ideal for families. 

Directions From the Windermere office, continue along New Road heading towards Bowness and after approximately 400 yards turn right down Cornbirthwaite Road. Continue down Cornbirthwhaite Road and then take the first left turning down a small private lane which will lead down to the drive of Farley. 

Services Mains gas, electric and water. Shared septic tank drainage. 

Council Tax Band :G  

EPC Rating: E  

Property Features

  • Lakeland Stone Built Home
  • Convenient Location
  • Four Double Bedrooms
  • Dates Back To 1920
  • Walking Distance to Windermere Village
  • Picturesque Setting
  • 0.8 Acre Plot
  • Spacious Reception Spaces
  • Detached Garage
  • Space for Extension

Media

floorplan

epc

Low House, Cleabarrow, Winderm...

£1,100,000

8 Bedroom Detached House

More details...

Fell Foot Cottage, Newby Bridg...

£1,000,000

4 Bedroom Detached House

More details...

Holehird Cottage, Lily Lane, W...

£1,000,000

3 Bedroom Detached House

More details...

White Gates, Middle Entrance D...

£1,150,000

3 Bedroom Detached House

More details...

Orchard Cottage, Outgate, Ambl...

£1,200,000

4 Bedroom Cottage

More details...

Harprigg Hall Farm, Killington...

£1,300,000

5 Bedroom Farm House

More details...

Ref: 169-1_100057004019

Fine & Country Windermere

Windermere Office Ellerthwaite Square
Windermere
Cumbria
LA23 1DU
United Kingdom

T: 01539 733500
F: 01539 740479
E:

Arrange a Viewing Save Property Virtual Tour Printable Details Request a Phone Call Request Details E-Mail Agent Stamp Duty Calculator

FINE & COUNTRY LIFESTYLE

DISCOVER MORE ABOUT FINE & COUNTRY

OUR DIGITAL FRONT DOOR IS STILL OPEN


While we are all protecting our communities and respecting social-distancing measures by closing many of our offices around the world, our digital front door is still open.

We still carry out virtual viewings and valuations.

Discover more »

facebook_post_np_logo
forsaleweb

SELLING YOUR PROPERTY


Selling your home is one of the most important decisions you make; your home is both a financial and emotional investment. Find out how we can help »

TAKE THEIR WORD FOR IT


An overwhelming majority of those who had used Fine & Country would recommend our services to a family member or friend, according to our most recent survey taken by members of the public.

To achieve 99.48% positive feedback is a privilege and we will endeavour to maintain this result. We are dedicated to offering the best possible services to every customer, whether buyer or seller, from beginning to end.

facebook-post_1200x628_v3
office_window

INDEPENDENT EXPERTISE


Every Fine & Country agent is a highly proficient and professional independent estate agent, operating to strict codes of conduct and dedicated to you. They will assist, advise and inform you through each stage of the property transaction.

GLOBAL EXPOSURE


With offices in over 300 locations worldwide we combine the widespread exposure of the international marketplace with national marketing campaigns and local expertise and knowledge of carefully selected independent property professionals.

staff
magazine

UNIQUE MARKETING APPROACH


People buy as much into lifestyle of a property and its location as they do the bricks and mortar. We utilize sophisticated, intelligent and creative marketing that provides the type of information buyers would never normally see with other agents.

PARK LANE OFFICE


Access the lucrative London and international investor market from our prestigious Park Lane showrooms at 121 Park Lane, Mayfair. Our showrooms in London are amongst the very best placed in Europe, attracting clients from all over the world.

MULTI-AWARD WINNING


Our consistent efforts to offer innovative marketing combined with a high level of service have been recognised by the industry for an astounding fifth year in a row, winning Best International Real Estate Agency Marketing at the International Residential Property Awards.

awards_stone
Independent customer reviews



Fine & Country

4.86 out of 5 - based on 1525 customer reviews



Estate Agent and Letting Agent Reviews

OVER 300 LOCATIONS WORLDWIDE

Our International Network


Connecting offices on over 300 locations worldwide, our referral system combines local knowledge and expertise with an international network to find the right buyer for you wherever they are, at the same time as finding you your ideal next move

Our International Websites

United KingdomFranceHungaryCyprusGermanySpainPortugalMauritiusHong KongNamibiaNigeriaSouth AfricaAustraliaFloridaZimbabwe

SOCIAL MEDIA

We interact with customers on the main social media channels including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn and Pinterest, giving each property maximum online exposure.

 

FINE & COUNTRY SERVICES

FINE & COUNTRY
INTERIOR DESIGN


Access Fine & Country Interior Design to put your property ahead and make it stand out. With expert advice from some of London’s best stylists and designers we will make sure it makes a statement. Or if you’re purchasing with us, let F&C ID help make your new house feel like home by helping you find the very best specialists and designers for property refurbishment. Find out more »

development_image1
ifx_3s

FINE & COUNTRY
FOREIGN EXCHANGE


We have partnered with Rational FX, one of the world’s leading foreign exchange specialists to provide private and tailored currency services for all of our clients buying and selling luxury property around the world. Find out how we can help »

BUYING AGENT SERVICE


We understand that your time is precious, so save the time, money and stress of searching for a property with a buying agent. Also giving you access to off-market and discreetly marketed properties.

adobestock_297199643_hd
media_thumb_crop

MEDIA CENTRE


Our internal Media Centre is a team of experienced press relations managers and copy writers dedicated to liaising with newspapers, magazines and other media outlets to gain extensive coverage for our properties in national and local media.

FINE & COUNTRY PUBLICATIONS

THE FINE & COUNTRY FOUNDATION


The Fine & Country Foundation is dedicated to supporting and funding homeless causes in the UK and overseas. Fine & Country offices organise a range of fundraising events for you to get involved in and/ or support. Find out more about our work here. Read more »

*Please, note: for security reasons, the maps on this website do not provide the exact location of the property and they are provided solely as an indication of area.