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Rubby Banks Road, Cockermouth3 bedroom property for sale

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£180,000
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Main Features

  • Rubby Banks Road, Cockermouth
  • EPC Rating TBC
  • 3 bed mid terraced house
  • Riverside location
  • 3 double bedrooms
  • 2 reception rooms
  • Small garden & parking
  • Handy for the town

Property Summary

PERFECTLY POSITIONED just by the River Cocker on a quiet road which leads either into the park or into the town centre this lovely and very charming three bedroomed mid terraced home is just fabulous. Loved by the present owners for the last 43 years it’s with regret that they’re selling it and we’re hoping that the next owners will enjoy it as much as they have. From the front rooms there’s a bird’s eye view of the river and a heron frequents right opposite on a regular basis, along with much other wildlife. Inside there are two reception rooms and a kitchen and on the two levels above there are three double bedrooms and a large bathroom. There are small outside areas to the front and rear and off road parking for one car. You’ll want to update it and install heating etc and the good news is that very little water effected it internally during the flood in 2010. A truly lovely opportunity for you which gives you a good mix of semi-rural life as well as being in close proximity to the town centre and all it has to offer.

About this property

OWNER'S COMMENTS
"We've lived here for 43 years and have a beautiful setting by the River Cocker and its handy for the park and town too. We have very good neighbours who are helpful and we love watching the heron on his perch just opposite"

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
Double glazing is installed
There is no heating other than gas fires in the ground floor rooms

FLOOD: The property sits in close proximity to the River Cocker but as it is in an elevated position only a small amount of water got into the first reception room (through the air bricks) during the flood in 2010. Since then a large sandstone wall has been constructed by the Environment Agency adjacent to the river and other flood prevention works have been carried out.

ENTRANCE
The property is accessed via a composite door with chrome ironmongery and frosted glazing panel above; leads into:

RECEPTION ONE
3.65 x 3.34 (11'11" x 10'11")
A lovely room with a sash window overlooking the front and the River Cocker; coal effect gas fire in black surround set within cream mantlepiece with matching hearth; cupboard housing meter; step up into;

RECEPTION TWO
4.68 x 3.65 (15'4" x 11'11")
Understairs cupboard with shelving and coat hooks etc; coal effect gas fire in black with cream surround and mantlepiece on cream hearth; television point; sliding glazed door leading to staircase; double sliding glazed doors leading into;

KITCHEN
3.28 x 3.27 (10'9" x 10'8")
With a window overlooking the rear and frosted uPVC door to the rear; centre-strip lighting; fitted with a range of base and wall units in natural wood with metal knobs/handles and laminate work surface over; stainless steel sink with mixer tap; plumbing for washing machine; space for additional appliances; gas cooker point; space to the centre of the room for a table.

1ST FLOOR LANDING
Stairs from the lounge lead to the 1st floor landing with a 2nd flight of stairs to the 2nd floor.

BEDROOM 1
3.67 x 3.34 (12'0" x 10'11")
A spacious double bedroom with telephone point and large sash window overlooking the River Cocker.

BATHROOM
3.66 x 2.74 (12'0" x 8'11")
A large spacious bathroom with frosted window to the rear; double shower base with Perspex screen and sliding door in chrome frame and wall mounted Triton shower with attachments; white pedestal wash basin with chrome mixer taps; low level WC; fitted around bath and wash basin with pale grey ceramic tiles; set of 3 built-in shelved cupboards with good storage space.

2ND FLOOR LANDING
Having access into;

BEDROOM 2
3.70 x 3.69 (12'1" x 12'1")
Aspect to the rear; cupboard with shelving. Double room.

BEDROOM 3
3.70 x 3.33 (12'1" x 10'11")
With a window overlooking the front. Double room.

EXTERNAL - FRONT
Steps lead up to the front door with gravelled area to the side suitable for flower pots.

EXTERNAL - REAR
Off road parking for one car; small area for bin storage.

DIRECTIONS
From the Main Street proceed up Challoner Street, turn left at the top into South Street and by the bridge turn right into Rubby Banks Road. No 14 is just before the larger bridge on the right hand side.

COUNCIL TAX
We have been advised by Allerdale Borough Council (0303 123 1702) that this property is placed in Tax Band B.

VIEWING ARRANGEMENTS
To view this property, please contact us on 01900 829977

NOTES TO BROCHURE
Please note that all measurements have been taken using a laser tape measure which may be subject to a small margin of error. None of the appliances, heating system or fittings included within the sale have been tested or can be assumed to be in full working order. Purchasers are strongly advised to satisfy themselves by way of survey and their own enquiries. The brochure does not constitute a contract, part of a contract or warranty.

THE CONSUMER PROTECTION REGULATIONS 2008
Please contact us before viewing the property. If there is any point of particular importance to you we will be pleased to provide additional information or to make further enquiries. We will also confirm that the property remains available. This is particularly important if you are contemplating travelling some distance to view the property.

MOVING WITH GRISDALES
Moving is an exciting time but only if everything proceeds smoothly. Whether you are selling, letting, buying or renting, we understand that moving home can be a very stressful and daunting prospect. That's why, at Grisdales, we work together as a team, giving dedicated support and advice every step of the way to help your move run as smoothly and efficiently as possible.

FREE MARKET APPRAISAL
If you are thinking of moving, we offer a completely free market valuation and appraisal of your existing home. We will advise you upon an asking price which accurately positions your property in the current market place, maximising viewings and your sale prospects.

LETTINGS AND MANAGEMENT
If you are interested in property as an investment, we can help you every step of the way from Buy to Let advice to effective property letting and management

SURVEYS AND VALUATIONS
We want your purchase to live up to those dreams, hopes and expectations. You need to know that your new home will not only be a sound investment, but also one which you will enjoy without the worry of the unknown. Grisdales offer a wide range of survey and valuation reports to meet different needs all backed by the qualification, experience and knowledge of a Chartered Surveyor.

MORTGAGE ADVICE BUREAU
Grisdales work with Mortgage Advice Bureau, one of the UK's largest award winning mortgage brokers, offering expert professional advice to find the right mortgage for you. We have access to over 11,000 mortgages from over 90 different lenders across the UK.
 
Our advice will be specifically tailored to your needs and circumstances which could be for your first home, moving home, re-mortgaging or investing in property.
 
Mortgage Advice Bureau - Doing what's right for you.
 
Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.
 
There will be a fee for mortgage advice.  The actual amount you pay will depend upon your circumstances.  The fee is up to 1% but a typical fee is 0.3% of the amount borrowed.”
  
To find out how we can help you realise your dreams, just call your nearest Grisdales office.

COVID-19 VIEWING GUIDELINES
Covid restrictions have been reduced in recent months but we are still conscious that we, and prospective purchasers/tenants, are entering our clients' homes. With this in mind, we would ask that masks are still worn wherever possible. We would also ask that you notify us, prior to any appointment, if you are displaying any symptoms of Covid 19 so that the appointment can be re-arranged.

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£180,000

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Cockermouth

40 Main Street, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 9LQ

01900 829977

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