Lake District Properties - Summerhow House, Shap Road, Kendal
PUBLISHED: 13:02 21 March 2013 | UPDATED: 21:17 05 April 2013
An impressive period property dating as far back to 1650. It was substantially extended and altered around 1800 and again in Victorian times.
Where: Summerhow House, Shap Road, Kendal
What: An impressive period property dating as far back to 1650. It was substantially extended and altered around 1800 and again in Victorian times. In more recent years the property has been the subject of sympathetic modernisation while careful attention has been paid to retaining the original character.
Inside: Spacious accommodation with elegantly proportioned rooms throughout, being ideal for everyday family living and entertaining. In addition to the principal accommodation, there is a two bedroom self contained apartment.
Outside: Approached via a sweeping tree lined driveway which leads to a large gravelled forecourt and the detached garage block. There is a pretty formal garden to the front and side with box hedging, topiary yews, lawned areas with deep herbaceous border, shrubs and mature trees as well as a former tennis/croquet lawn. To the rear is a further lawned area and an orchard.
Contact: Carter Jonas Kendal, Tel 01539 722592 web: www.carterjonas.co.uk