A spacious split-level detached house in a quiet residential area on the outskirts of Ambleside. Striding Home has good south and westerly views to the fells and mountains with Lake Windermere in the valley below. The garden backs onto open fields with Wansfell behind. Ambleside village centre is within easy walking distance. Lake cruises can be enjoyed on Windermere and with many walks in the area there is very little need to use the car on a daily basis.
Accommodation: Steps to front door at a half level. Entrance area and plenty of hanging space for outdoor gear. Stairs to upper floor lead to the main L-shaped living/dining room (flat screen TV, DVD, video, free Wi-fi and wood-burning stove). Door to fitted kitchen. There are two bedrooms on this floor - one king size and one twin, both with views to Wansfell. Bathroom with large standing shower, basin and wc.
The lower floor has two more bedrooms - master bedroom with zip and link superking-sized bed (twin on request) and en-suite shower room with basin and wc, and further bedroom with king-sized bed - together with a second bathroom having bath with shower over, basin and wc. Also on the lower floor is the study/music room, with two upright pianos, which leads through to a most pleasant garden conservatory with door to the garden. Separate laundry room.
Striding Home is tastefully and comfortably furnished. The house has large windows and a light and sunny aspect with a welcoming holiday feel. Good views from all the main windows.
Outside: Pleasant, though small, rear garden offers a good degree of privacy, with mature shrubs and with patio area and views to Wansfell. Garden table and chairs. Parking in the drive for two cars. Integral garage offers parking for a third car or safe storage for bikes etc.
Fuel tariff for 2019:- Apr-Sep £25 per week; Oct-Mar £40 per week
Sorry no pets * non-smokers please * duvets/beds made up for arrival * five-burner gas hob * electric double oven * auto washer and dryer * dishwasher * fridge/freezer * microwave * gas central heating * fuel for wood-burning stove available locally * travel cot and high chair available - please order * towels available - please order * shops and village centre facilities approx. half a mile.
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