Church Gate Cottage in Chapel Stile
Published: Tuesday 19th Jun 2012
Written by: Natalie Barker
New to us from June 2012
Situated in the heart of Chapel Stile, close to the church, Church Gate is the end cottage on a row of three. The cottage backs onto the lane leading from Holy Trinity church, which takes you on the old road over Red Bank to Grasmere. Views from the front of the cottage extend over the garden, Chapel Stile roof tops then onto Lingmoor and the fells beyond. To the rear of Church Gate is the fell side path leading to Raven Crag, Dow Bank & Silver HoweFully refurbished, the cottage has been tastefully decorated throughout.
Accessed through a side gate, with path leading to the front porch. Entrance is into the open plan lounge and dining area. Comfortable seating for 4 people to one side, and dining table with chairs to the other. The kitchen is open plan to this area, with a breakfast bar and stools separating the two. All the modern conveniences, with the benefit of a washing machine and dryer in the outside utility building.
Upstairs are two bedrooms, the double bedroom has a king size bed and en-suite bathroom with shower over bath. The twin bedroom has two 3ft single beds, guests have use of the main family bathroom with shower over bath. Both bedrooms have superb views over the garden, Chapel Stile and towards the fells, and are spacious and light, being decorated in gentle colours. From the porch and across the path is the south facing garden, with sloped grassed area and mature planting.
The property benefits from gas ‘lpg’ central heating, a woodburning stove will be fitted along with a new roof in Nov 2012.
You can find out more about this cottage here: Church Gate Cottage in Chapel Stile.