Surrounded by rolling countryside and boasting stunning views across the Lune valley, is this beautiful five bedroom period property in Lunesdale Court, situated on the outskirts of the picturesque village of Hornby. Forming part of a former Victorian work house dating back to 1848, the impressive stone built property offers the perfect blend between magnificent character features along with stylish and contemporary finishes, serving as a much loved family home for nearly 30 years. The internal layout briefly comprises on the ground floor of a welcoming entrance hall that gives way to two large reception rooms, a top of the range open plan designer kitchen with granite tops and large island, plus a handy downstairs WC. Occupying the first floor is the family bathroom and a total of three double bedrooms, all of which boast unrivalled views, including the master bedroom which also provides a three piece ensuite shower room. On the second floor there is a tastefully converted loft offering a further two double bedrooms and a WC. Converted in the early 1980’s, the unique property is set within the grounds of Lunesdale Court and offers a private lawned area to the front, a large single garage, parking for four vehicles and a rear private courtyard Indian stone patio garden. Those who crave green spaces will be delighted with the shared ¾ of an acre natural garden to the rear of the estate which creates a perfect place for children to play or to sit and enjoy a book with a chilled glass of wine. Located within moments of Hornby, the village itself offers a vibrant community with a village shop, day nursery and primary school, tea room, butchers, post office and a hairdressing salon. The City of Lancaster is under 10 miles away along with access to the M6 and the main line train station that offers swift commutes to London and across the country. The property also sits within the catchment for some outstanding secondary schools located in Kirkby Lonsdale and Lancaster
2.01 x 5.51 (6'7" x 18'0")
Laminate flooring, radiator and ceiling light.
Low flush WC, pedestal wash hand basin, radiator and ceiling light.
5.51 by 5.51 (18'0" by 18'0")
Laminate flooring, duel aspect with windows to front and side, radiators and ceiling lights.
3.62 by 5.51 (11'10" by 18'0")
Feature fireplace with open fire, laminate flooring, window to side aspect, radiator and ceiling light, glazed door leading out to rear patio garden.
5.89 by 3.35 (19'3" by 10'11")
Recently installed modern fitted kitchen comprising a range of base and wall mounted units plus central island. Induction multi hob and oven range cooker, integral appliances including dishwasher, washing machine, dryer, space for a large fridge freezer, undermounted sink and drainer unit. Patio doors leading out to rear courtyard garden, windows to side aspect and ceiling lights.
3.61 by 3.51 (11'10" by 11'6")
Large double bedroom, duel aspect with windows to front and rear aspects, radiator and ceiling light.
2.09 by 1.58 (6'10" by 5'2")
Three piece shower room en suite comprising of a corner shower cubicle, low flush WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Radiator and ceiling light.
2.04 by 1.7 (6'8" by 5'6")
Three piece suite comprising of a panel bath with shower over, low flush WC and a pedestal wash hand basin. Radiator and ceiling light.
3.39 by 2.7 (11'1" by 8'10")
Double bedroom, window to front aspect, radiator and ceiling light
3.84 by 2.66 (12'7" by 8'8")
Double bedroom, dual aspect with windows to front and side, radiator and ceiling light.
4.99 by 2.74 (16'4" by 8'11")
Double bedroom (restricted head height to sides), three Velux windows to one side, access to eaves storage, radiator and ceiling lights.
4.57 by 2.74 (14'11" by 8'11")
Doubled bedroom (restricted head height to sides), Three Velux windows to one side, access to eaves storage, radiator and ceiling light.
Two piece suite (restricted head height), low flush WC and wash hand basin, Velux window and ceiling light.
A long sweeping drive leads around the front entrance of the property offering 4 private parking spaces. Also includes a private lawn to the front of this stately home that is the ideal space to sit and take in the far reaching views over the local countryside. There is also a private, enclosed Indian stone flagged patio garden to the rear which is a tranquil sun trap to enjoy alfresco dining and relaxing. These areas prove very low maintenance and are thus ideal for those with busy lives, however, should you wish for more gardening potential the rear grounds are open for all residents to enjoy and develop. This includes a neatly kept courtyard with raised flower beds, drying area and an approximate ¾ acre natural garden tucked away to the rear. This relaxing space has a paved barbecue area and is beautifully maintained and, should you wish, there is potential for creating vegetable plots.
7.18 by 2.95 (23'6" by 9'8")
Large single garage with remote control door which would also allow for a workshop if required.
Gas central heating
Fibre optic B4RN internet connection
Council tax band E
Management fee - £90 pcm. This includes water sewerage rates (c£30 pcm) and is used to maintain the communal areas of the estate to a high standard.
Freehold & Leasehold – The property is Leasehold with the Freehold held by the Lunesdale Court Residents Association itself. All householders are automatically shareholders of the Residents Association and therefore own the Freehold to their property.
Available with No Onward Chain.
Certain pieces of high quality furniture may be available by separate negotiation.