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The Chestnuts Distington, Workington

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  • Offered for sale, with no forward chain
  • Three double bedrooms
  • Driveway, garage, and gardens
  • Quiet, residential cul-de-sac
  • Spacious, open-plan lounge/diner
  • Easy access to the A595 and A66

Nestled in a quiet, residential cul-de-sac, in the popular village of Distington, 8 The Chestnuts is a property with heaps of potential, at a realistic, and affordable price. Whilst in need of some modernisation, the property offers spacious living accommodation, with the bonus of three double bedrooms. The village is situated between Whitehaven and Workington, both being just a few minutes' drive away, and has an excellent bus service. The accommodation briefly comprises: porch, spacious, open-plan lounge/diner, and good-sized kitchen. To the first-floor are three double bedrooms, and the family bathroom. Externally, there is a driveway and single garage to the front, with lawned garden, and beautiful borders with a range of shrubs and flowers. To the rear of the property is a low-maintenance garden, mostly laid-to-lawn, with raised border to the rear, and garden shed. Internal viewing is recommended to appreciate the potential of this spacious home.

Entrance porch

4' 8'' x 3' 10'' (1.42m x 1.17m)

Entered through a modern uPVC door with pattern-glass panel, two uPVC double glazed windows, and wood panelling to the walls. Provides access into the lounge/diner.


21' 1'' x 12' 1'' (6.42m x 3.68m)

Spacious, open-plan, dual-aspect lounge/diner, with two uPVC double glazed windows. Gas fire set into a marble hearth, decorative coving to the ceiling, and single panel radiator, with second single panel radiator to the lounge area.


8' 7'' x 11' 1'' (2.61m x 3.38m)

Good-sized kitchen, with a range of wall and base units, marble-effect worktops, and tile splashbacks. Stainless-steel sink and drainer unit, large under-stair storage cupboard with shelving, and uPVC double glazed window overlooking the rear garden, which is accessed through a wooden door.

First-floor landing

Spacious landing with loft access to the ceiling, and large storage cupboard housing the water tank. Provides access into three bedrooms, and the family bathroom.

Bedroom two

9' 6'' x 9' 8'' (2.89m x 2.94m)

Double bedroom, with uPVC double glazed window overlooking the rear garden, and single panel radiator below.

Bedroom one

11' 10'' x 9' 8'' (3.60m x 2.94m)

With uPVC double glazed window overlooking the front of the property, and single panel radiator below, with decorative coving to the ceiling.

Bedroom three

10' 10'' x 7' 11'' (3.30m x 2.41m)

Generously-proportioned, third bedroom, which could accommodate a double bed. With uPVC double glazed window overlooking the front of the property, and single panel radiator below.

Family bathroom

5' 6'' x 7' 4'' (1.68m x 2.23m)

Good-sized family bathroom, with suite briefly comprising of: bath with electric shower above and bi-folding glass door, WC, and pedestal sink. With fully-tiled walls, single panel radiator, and uPVC double glazed, frosted-glass window.


To the front of the property is a good-sized driveway, and a well-maintained walled lawn, with a range of colourful plants and shrubs to the borders. The driveway leads to a single garage, with electric and water supply. To the rear of the property is a good-sized garden mostly laid-to-lawn, with borders to the edges, and raised gravel area to the rear of the garden.


We have been informed by the vendor the property is freehold.


We are pleased to offer a family run, independent estate agent service in Cumbria, offering property sale services without the premium charges of high street estate agents. We have a range of low fee options and could save you thousands in estate agency fees. Launched in 2011 First Choice Move has grown rapidly, largely due to recommendations and referrals from our many happy customers. Not only could we save you a fortune, but our customers also love our extended open hours, 7PM during the week and 5PM on Saturdays. We offer free valuations, provide great photography and a friendly team which is there to support and guide you from the initial marketing to completion of the sale of your property.


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Please note that all measurements have been taken using a laser tape measure which may be subject to a small margin of error. Some photos may have been taken with a wide-angle camera lens. First Choice Move has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures and fittings or services and so cannot verify that they are in working order or fit for the purpose. A buyer is advised to obtain verification from their solicitor or surveyor. References to the tenure of a property are based on information supplied by the Seller. The Agent has not had sight of the title documents.

Name Location Type Distance
The Chestnuts Distington
Workington CA14 5SU
County: Cumbria
Sale Type: Sold STC
Ref #: 00007997
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