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Barrie House, 179 Abbey Road, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA14 5JP

  • 12 Bed House - detached For Sale
  • Reception Rooms: 2 | Bedrooms: 12 | Bathrooms: 5
£450,000
For Sale House - detached

A well presented 12 bedroom detached property with three floors! With huge potential for an investor! Potentially ideal for a family home as well. Dating back to 1865, this was successful in trade as a quality guest house. Included are modern fitments throughout, as well as lovely character features. You can also find in the property: two well sized reception rooms, a modern and attractive kitchen, and five bathrooms. Front and rear gardens.

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Branch Details

Barrow Sales, 68-70 Duke Street, Barrow, Cumbria. LA14 1RX

Tel: 01229 825333
Email: info@corrieandco.co.uk

  • NO CHAIN
  • Ideal for a family home
  • Investor potential
  • 12 Bedrooms, 4 En Suite Shower Rooms
  • Three Shower Rooms & Family Bathroom
  • Popular residential location
  • Close to amenities
  • EPC - C

Approach

The substantial traditional front door affords access from the front garden area into the vestibule.

Entrance Vestibule

With mosaic floor, dado rail and cornice. Timber door with glazed pane leads into the hall.

Entrance Hall - extends to

8.30m (27'3")
There is a single radiator with thermostat, smoke alarm and telephone point. Original style cornice, corbles and Victorian tiled floor. The hallway provides access to the lovely spindled stairs. Lovely timber painted door to two of the reception rooms and the inner hall.

Reception One

5.00m x 4.60m (16'5" x 15'1")
With three UPVC double glazed windows to the bay, faces the front. The central feature is the olive green, free stand stove appliance with inset log living flame fire, set to the chimney breast, with slate hearth. Within the room a double radiator with thermostat, four double power points, heat detector, TV aerial with satellite feed.
Tasteful decor of matt white. Beautiful substantial outer grey marble fire surround, ceiling height of 3.10m, elaborate circular ceiling rose and cornice. Two internal doors.

Family Bedroom - Number One

5.70m x 4.80m (18'8" x 15'9")
With bay windows, sash and single glazed- faces the side elevation. The room benefits with the fitted Hammonds bedroom furniture - a good range of wardrobes.
Central ceiling light, oak shaded laminate flooring. Double radiator with thermostat, three double and one single power points. Telephone point .and TV aerial with satellite feed.. Decor of matt white, cornice and picture rail.

Inner Hall extends to -

3.50m (11'6")
With built in cupboard, radiator, power points, doors to the reception/ bedroom, shower room etc. External UPVC door to the side garden.

Shower Room

With UPVC opaque double glazed opening window. Modern fitted suite in white. Dual flush WC, wash basin with pedestal and mixer tap .Quadrant glazed shower cubicle with thermostatic shower, flexi track spray. Wall cladding. Chrome tubular ladder style radiator.

Reception Two

4.90m x 3.60m (16'1" x 11'10")
With UPVC double glazed window, opening upper pane - faces the rear. The central feature is the, period, black cast range with recess for an open fire, and oven, slate plinth. Double radiator with thermostat, two double power points and TV aerial with satellite feed .Painted (pastel grey ) slate tiling to the chimney breast, timber and cupboard/display to the alcoves, roughcast to the ceiling. Pendant and eight ceiling light/spot lights, two wall lights.
A super family room.

Breakfast Kitchen

5.70m x 3.40m (18'8" x 11'2")
With two UPVC double glazed windows to the side. The kitchen has been fitted with a good range of modern and attractive, flat fronted base and wall units with decor panel, brushed steel style handles, plinth and pelmet lighting. Granite pattern(grey and beige shaded) work surface. Stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap and inset drainer. Modern complementary splashback
matching the work surface.
Fitted appliances to be included in the sale - cooker hood with fan and light. Integral full size dishwasher, under counter fridge. Recess for range cooker (negotiable upon sale). Recess and plumbing for washing machine. Ample brushed steel power points. TV aerial and heat detector; Twelve ceiling spotlights. UPVC door leads externally to the inner private yard area. Door to the (substantial), store/utility area.

Store/Utility Room

7.90m x 2.40m (25'11" x 7'10")
With two UPVC double glazed window. Fluorescent and pendant lights and power points. Slate, brick and cobble floor. Ample storage space. Timber door with opaque double glazed pane, leads externally (to Warwick Street)

Basement Room

5.70m x 3.10m (18'8" x 10'2")
With ceiling height of 2.00m Full terracotta quarry tikes floor. Light and power. Built in cupboard with twin Vaillant boilers. External UPVC door to the side and patio area.

Stairway Details

The traditional spindled staircase (magnificent), with handrail, leads from the entrance hall to the first floor landing.

First Floor Landing extends to

7.70m (25'3")
With continuing magnificent bannister rail and spindles, with two ceiling lights. One double power point and smoke alarm.
Painted timber doors to five bedrooms, (numbered 2 to 6) and the appealing retro bathroom. The spindled stairs continue.

Bedroom Two

3.60m x 3.4m (11'10" x 11'2")
With inner private hall of 3.60m, decor of taupe. Doors to the en suite bathroom and bedroom. UPVC double glazed window, opening pane, faces the rear. There is a lovely black cast ornate period style fire surround, with grate and painted surround. Single radiator with thermostat. Two double and three single power points. TV aerial. Ceiling height of 3.20m Built in alcove wardrobe with twin doors and mirrors.

En Suite Bathroom

2.84m x 1.70m (9'4" x 5'7")
Modern and attractive contemporary three piece suite in a shade of permagon and white. Low level bath with handles, mixer tap and matching side panels. Over bath thermostatic shower and flexi track spray, glazed shower screen. Low level flush WC. Shires wash basin with pedestal and taps. Modern and tasteful cladding to the ceiling. Single radiator with thermostat. Vanity and ceiling light.

Bedroom Three

5.40m to bay x 2.2m (17'9" to bay x 7'3")
With single glazed window faces the side elevation. Wash basin with pedestal. Single radiator with thermostat, two double power points and TV aerial aerial.

En Suite Shower

With Xpelaiir extractor fan. Fitted modern suite, dual flush, low level WC. Glazed bi fold door to the cubicle with thermostatic shower and flexi track spray. Full and modern cladding, vanity mirrors. Two halogen lights.

Bedroom Four

4.50m x 2.0m (14'9" x 6'7")
With single glazed sash window - faces the side and Brighton Street. Double radiator with thermostat, two double power points and TV aerial. Wash basin with pedestal and taps. Part cornice to the ceiling.

Bedroom Five

4.80m x 3.60m (15'9" x 11'10")
Three UPVC double glazed windows set to the bay recess. Another super room with decor of matt white, feature wall of steel grey. .Double radiator with thermostat, two double and one single power points, telephone point and TV aerial with satellite feed.

En Suite Shower Room

With extractor fan. Modern fitted three piece suite in white. Dual flush WC vanity basin with taps and pedestal. Glazed door to the shower cubicle with thermostatic shower and flexi track spray. Full modern cladding.

Family Bathroom

4.00m x 2.60m (13'1" x 8'6")
With UPVC opaque double glazed window to the side elevation. Traditional and appealing four piece suite . Low level cast bath with bottle taps and matching side panels. Low level dual flush WC. Free stand wash basin with taps. Gazeddoor to shower cubicle with Mira shower and flexi track spray. Complementary half tiling, retro style in aqua, cladding to the upper walls ( with aztec sparkle). Built in twin and single door cupboard.

Bedroom Six

3.90m x 2.50m (12'10" x 8'2")
With UPVC double glazed window, opening pane - faces the front elevation. Radiator with thermostat, two double power points, TV aerial, wash basin with pedestal and both hot and cold taps. Ceiling cornice and picture rail.

Second Floor Landing

The beautiful stairs continue to the second floor landing which extends to 7.70m, with bannister hand rail and spindles, Telephone point, sky light, glazed panel, range of built in cupboards. Doors to six bedrooms (7 to 12), affords access to two shower rooms.

Bedroom Seven

2.60m x 2.70m (8'6" x 8'10")
With UPVC double glazed window to the rear aspect. Single radiator with thermostat, two double power points, TV aerial and wash basin with pedestal.

Bedroom Eight

3.60m x 2.70m (11'10" x 8'10")
UPVC double glazed window to the rear aspect, wash basin with taps, and pedestal. Radiator with thermostat One double and one single power points, TV aerial.

Bedroom 9

4.70m x 2.40m (15'5" x 7'10")
UPVC double glazed window, opening pane, Double radiator with thermostat. One double and one single power points, TV aerial. Wash basin with taps and pedestal.

Bedroom 10

4.6m x 2.40m (15'1" x 7'10")
UPVC double glazed window, opening pane, Double radiator with thermostat. One double and one single power points, TV aerial.

Bedroom 11

2.80m x 2.60m (9'2" x 8'6")
With upper wall UPVC double glazed window, faces the front. Single radiator with thermostat, one double and one single power point. TV aerial. Part inclined ceiling.

En Suite Shower Room extends to

`2.00m (`2.00m)
Modern three piece suite in white. Dual flush , low level WC, vanity basin with taps and pedestal. Glazed panel door to the shower cubicle with thermostatic shower and flexi track spray. Full cladding , beige to the walls and white to the ceiling. Extractor fan.

Bedroom 12

3.10m x 2.60m (10'2" x 8'6")
With UPVC double glazed window to the front. Radiator with thermostat, one double and one single power points, wash basin with taps and pedestal. TV aerial. Built in deeper wardrobe.

Shower Room One extends to

4.04 (13'3")
The shower suite comprises of dual flush WC. Cladding to the walls and ceiling in white. Extractor fan
D' shaped vanity basin with mixer taps and pedestal. Glazed shower cubicle thermostatic shower, flexi track spray. Radiator and laminate flooring.

Shower Room Two

The shower suite comprises of dual flush WC. Cladding to the walls and ceiling in white. Extractor fan
D' shaped vanity basin with mixer taps and pedestal. Glazed shower cubicle thermostatic shower, flexi track spray. Radiator and laminate flooring.

Inner Court Yard

With some perspex enclosure, is private with external light and power point. UPVC door to the kitchen. Timber door to the store room - secure and practical.

Exterior

This is a superb, period town house with pebble dash, distinctive york stone shaded brick and features. Including brick soffit.
To the front is a delightful, slightly raised and private garden with path to the front door. Good area of lawn (for recreation)Two timber and open gazebos, hedges and two trees.
To then side (Brighton Street) is a super patio garden, two patios, one of decking and one of riven slate. Beds with chippings. Steel stairs lead to the basement room. External electric light, power point and tap.
The furnishings within the letting bedrooms are intended to be included in the sale. The trade accounts for the existing letting business are deemed to be private and not available.
if 11 letting rooms were available on a weekily basis of five nights with projected occupancy of 75% and a room rate of £35, this would generate annual income of £75,000.
An excellent guest house and trading from 1982.

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