24 Station Road, Bentham

Sold Subject to Contract £275,000

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Belmont, 24 Station Road

A fine late Victorian property with period features throughout and accommodation over 3 floors, along with a useful large 3 room basement. Now in need of updating, refurbishment opportunities like this are rare to market in Bentham. Perfect for families, with off-road parking and generous gardens. A great opportunity to add value with plenty of space.

In brief, the ground floor accommodation comprises: grand entrance hallway; large sitting room with box bay window; good-sized family dining room; kitchen; utility room and ground floor cloakroom. The basement is accessed from the kitchen and comprises 3 rooms with external access to the rear of the property. On the first floor, a central landing provides access to 3 double bedrooms, WC, shower room and large storage cupboard. On the top floor, a large landing area serves 2 further large double bedrooms. The property has fine period features throughout, including: timber panel internal doors; architraves; balustrades; fireplaces and picture rails.

Outside, the raised front garden has a large and level paved area and well-stocked, mature beds. A shared driveway runs to the side through to a parking area and garage. The generous rear gardens comprise lawn and established borders.

High Bentham Location

High Bentham is a thriving market town with an excellent range of amenities, these include: shops, bank, Post Office, pubs, bars, GP Surgery and grocery stores. The Co-op is within easy walking distance and has recently been extended and upgraded. The town has a train station providing connections to Leeds and Lancaster. The A65 can be easily reached and provides access to nearby market towns, including Settle and Kirkby Lonsdale, along with Skipton to the south and Kendal to the north. The M6 at Lancaster can be reached in 25 minutes by car. High Bentham has its own modern primary school and excellent secondary education is available at Settle College and QES, Kirkby Lonsdale, with school bus services available. On the northern edge of the Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the town is close to the stunning Yorkshire Dales National Park and within easy reach of the Lake District. The coast at Morecambe Bay, is a 30 minute drive.

Property Information

Freehold property. Council Tax Band D. All mains services with gas central heating. The adjacent property has pedestrian access across the rear - understood to be an informal arrangement.

Ground Floor


Grand entrance hallway with UPVC double glazed external door with stained glass to the front aspect and UPVC double glazed window to half landing. Period moulded architrave and picture rails. Period balustrade to stairs. Carpet. Radiator. Access to sitting room, dining room and kitchen. Carpeted stairs rising to first floor.

Sitting Room (5.61m x 4.39m)

Large sitting room with stunning UPVC double glazed box bay window to the front aspect. Period architrave and picture rails. Fireplace housing gas fire. Carpet. 2 radiators.

Dining Room (4.55m x 3.41m)

Large family dining room with UPVC double glazed window to the rear aspect. Fireplace with gas fire. Period architrave and picture rails. Carpet. Radiator.

Kitchen (3.44m x 2.97m)

Kitchen with UPVC double glazed window to the rear aspect. Range of fitted wall and base mounted units. Sink with drainer. Hob with extractor over. Integral oven. Space for fridge freezer. Gas central heating boiler. Vinyl flooring. Radiator. Access to utility room and basement.

Utility (2.16m x 2.09m)

Useful utility space with UPVC double glazed external door to the rear garden and single glazed window to the rear aspect. Plumbing for washing machine and space for dryer. Vinyl flooring. Ground floor cloakroom with single glazed window to the rear aspect and folding door.

Cellar (4.37m x 1.97m)

Stone steps down from kitchen with storage shelves. External timber part glazed door to rear aspect. Sink and tap. Shelving. Stone floor. Access to 2 further rooms.

Store Room (3.51m x 1.76m)

Useful store room. Shelves. Stone floor.

Coal Hole

Large coal hole. Stone floor.

First Floor

First Floor Landing

Central landing with UPVC double glazed window to the side aspect. Period balustrade. Large storage cupboard. Carpet. Access to 3 bedrooms, WC and shower room. Stairs rising to second floor.

Bedroom 1 (4.53m x 3.45m)

Large double bedroom with UPVC double glazed window to the front aspect. Picture rail. Carpet. Radiator.

Bedroom 2 (4.56m x 3.38m)

Large double bedroom with UPVC double glazed window to the rear aspect. Wash hand basin. Gas fire. Picture rail. Carpet. Radiator.

Bedroom 3 (3.47m x 3.00m)

Double bedroom with UPVC double glazed window to the front aspect. Picture rail. Carpet. Radiator.

Shower Room (2.43m x 1.94m)

Shower room with UPVC double glazed window to the rear aspect. Large shower. Wash hand basin and vanity unit. Airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder. Vinyl flooring. Radiator.


WC with UPVC double glazed window to the rear aspect. Vinyl flooring.


Large storage cupboard.

Second Floor

Second Floor Landing (3.43m x 2.61m)

Large second floor landing with UPVC double glazed window to the side aspect. Period balustrade. Carpet.

Bedroom 4 (3.37m x 6.54m)

Double bedroom with single glazed window to the front aspect. Feature period fireplace. Period coat hanger. Shelves. Exposed floorboards and lino.

Bedroom 5 (3.43m x 3.75m)

Double bedroom with skylight. Period feature fireplace. Period coat hanger. Lino flooring.


Raised garden to front aspect with large and level paved area and established borders. Generous rear gardens with lawn and established borders.

Garage and Parking

Shared driveway to side aspect through to garage and parking area for 2 vehicles. Detached garage with electronic up and over door.

Agent Notes

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Please note, floor plans are not to scale and are for illustration purposes only. Plans are produced using PlanUp.

  • Large 5 Bed Semi-Detached
  • Opportunity to Add Value
  • Wealth of Period Features
  • 2 Large Receptions
  • Kitchen and Utility
  • Grand Entrance Hallway
  • 3 Room Cellar
  • 5 Double Bedrooms
  • Parking and Gardens
  • QES and Settle College Catchment
Floorplan for 24 Station Road, Bentham
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