Modern stone Cottage style but contemporary We are located about 3 miles outside Carnforth, Lancashire/Cumbria-South Lakes border, England -
Idyllic, Rural, Yet very Convenient Location.
With amazing views of Ingleborough/Yorkshire Dales, the Lakeland Fells, Morecambe Bay and spectacular sunsets over Arnside Knott, this impressive detached, ground floor and lower level property, nestles into the bed rock above the clear blue water of Jackdaw Quarry, which takes its name from the Jackdaws that roost there. The area is abundant in nature and bird life. The property is built with local stone, has a grass roof and with its several glass balconies, blends seamlessly into the hillside.
'One Clearwater@Jackdaw Quarry'- is situated in a private gated development we offer private parking, gardens to both sides and front - the lawned side garden also being gated (suitable for dogs) and accessible from the rear covered veranda. The decked/paved terraces extending over three levels, the lower of which has a superb five-person hot tub overlooking the water of the quarry below. This tub level patio is accessed via a set of stone stairs from the lower bedroom level verandah.
The lower bedroom level is accessed internally and also by a unique exterior spiral staircase from the ground level verandah.
The front entrance/verandah also has a ramped entry suitable for wheelchair access. The stylish interior is equally impressive with quality fixtures and fittings, including underfloor heating throughout, central vacuum system, travertine and bamboo flooring, spacious and contemporary bathrooms on both levels, well-equipped kitchen and comfortable bedrooms boasting large beds and high thread count linen, all of which are equipped with a TV/DVD player.
The superb, large open-plan living area is most definitely the heart of this wonderful home, from where you are immediately drawn to the spectacular views beyond and when the large wide bi-fold doors are pulled back, the rear living space extends to the outdoors onto the spacious 25 m² decked verandah, making you feel part of this truly unique location. Apart from the stunning views, the living area offers plenty of comfortable seating from which to enjoy entertainment provided by a 47” Smart 3D TV with Freesat DVR recorder and 3D Blu-ray DVD player.
For dining, there is a large oak table to comfortably seat 6 and for al-fresco dining the main terrace has a large table, chairs and gas barbecue which plugs into the properties own LPG gas supply.
Situated near Carnforth on the border between Lancashire and the South Lakes and just a few miles from the M6, Jackdaw Quarry is home to one of the UK’s premier scuba diving centres with a PADI dive school. With a maximum depth of 60ft and stocked with fish and under water attractions such as sunken wrecks, helicopters aircraft etc it offers something for everyone from beginners’ taster sessions to specialised courses for the more experienced. The centre also has a dive shop and café which has a fully licensed bar and open to everyone. Open-water swimming can also be arranged via the dive centre.
One Clearwater @ Jackdaw Quarry's excellent location provides easy access to the Lake District, Yorkshire Dales, Ingleborough, with great walks, cycling and climbing on the fells, delightful villages and plenty of exploring to be experienced. Locally, there are many lovely walks to be found. If your into fishing then you may be interested in the several local and excellent fishing lakes, along with the Lancaster canal. Places of interest nearby include Silverdale and Arnside (10 miles), Kendal (18 miles), Ingleton (14 miles), Kirkby Lonsdale (10 miles) and Windermere (33 miles). Lancashire’s Ribble Valley and Forest of Bowland can also be reached in under an hour. For those who prefer a coastal landscape, Morecambe, with its sandy beach is just 7 miles and Grange-over-Sands, 23 miles.
Village shop and pub are 1 mile away in Over Kellet, there are restaurants and a farm shop 2 miles away, with many more eateries in the area.
There are garden areas to the front and both sides of the property-the grassed side being accessed from the drive through a small gate and also from the lounge veranda. The front verandah [cedar wood] faces west, with table and chairs. The back verandah [cedar wood, 20sq mtr] off the lounge faces east, has contemporary table and 6 armchairs. There is a Gas BBQ which connects to the house LPG supply. An external steel spiral staircase leads to lower level with built in seating accessing the third level to the 5 seater hot tub. All the rear verandahs are enclosed by glass/stainless steel balustrading.
Utility Room: Lower level. Siemens washer and separate dryer. Sink. Ironing board/iron. Central vacuum system. Cleaning / Towels / Linen. High thread count linen for all beds included, bathroom and hot tub towels are supplied.
The Property is cleaned and serviced by a local professional cleaning company at changeover. Hot tub & garden maintained & windows/glass balconies cleaned regularly by local company.
Other: Ground floor suitable for wheelchair access. Pets by request. Non-smoking residence.
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