3 bedroom detached house for sale

Winder Farm, Main Street, DEARHAM, Cumbria

Guide Price £239,000

Property Description

Key features

  • LARGE FAMILY FARMHOUSE
  • BARN WITH DEVELOPMENT POTENTIAL
  • DELIGHTFUL REAR GARDEN
  • NO ONWARD CHAIN

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Winder Farm is a detached 18th Century farmhouse located in the West Cumbrian village of Dearham. Winder Farm has been extensively renovated including installation of gas central heating, shaker style kitchen, new bathroom and has been completely rewired but still retains the scope for further improvement. The adjoining barn offers excellent potential to further extend this property, having planning permission in place for a double garage with master bedroom amd en-suite above and, subject to further planning application, may be suitable to provide a two bedroomed separate dwelling, granny annexe or workshop. There is also potential to provide parking/garage to the rear of the property, subject to planning approval. Dearham has its own primary school, Post Office and shops and is ideally located for easy access to Maryport, Cockermouth and the Solway coast. Viewing is highly recommended in order to appreciate the potential and space that is on offer within this property.


Location
Winder Farm is a detached 18th Century farmhouse located in the West Cumbrian village of Dearham. Winder Farm has been extensively renovated including installation of gas central heating, shaker style kitchen, new bathroom and has been completely rewired but still retains scope for further improvement. The adjoining barn offers excellent potential to further extend this property, having planning permission in place for a double garage with master bedroom and en-suite above and, subject to further planning application, may be suitable to provide a two bedroomed separate dwelling, granny annexe or workshop. There is also potential to provide parking/garage to the rear of the property, subject to planning approval. Dearham has its own primary school, Post Office and shops and is ideally located for easy access to Maryport, Cockermouth and the Solway coast. Viewing is highly recommended in order to appreciate the potential and space that is on offer within this property - NO ONWARD CHAIN.

Services
Mains electricity, gas, water and drainage.

Directions
From the Cockermouth to Maryport main road turn right from the crossroads into the village. At the bottom of Central Road, take a left onto Main Street and after a couple of 100 yards you will find the property on the left hand side.

Property ref: 121_2231_2998501

Front Porch 
Added in 2007, with bespoke hardwood, half glazed doors, two sliding sash windows. Quarry tiled floor, high ceiling and space for console table, coat and shoe racks. Leads into the Living Room.

Living Room 
14' 3" x 12' 8" (4.34m x 3.85m). This character filled room has exposed stone walls with Oak beams, wooden floor boards and a cast iron, Georgian hob grate set in a Borrowdale Slate mantlepiece and hearth. uPVC double glazed window to the front, wall lights, radiator and original, hand carved door, leads through to the Inner Hall.

Inner Hall & Landing 
'L' shaped hall, arched recess with carved corbels, radiator and storage space that extends around under the half landing, wide stone staircase leads to half landing, with large arched window and seating area overlooking the rear garden and onto the first floor.

Dining Room 
15' 6" x 9' 9" (4.73m x 2.97m). Originally the Farmhouse kitchen this room has a sunny aspect providing a view of the rear garden and features a cast iron multi-fuel stove set on a stone hearth, sliding sash double glazed window, with window seat and working shutters. Hooks to ceiling, wall lights and radiator. Original door leads to Kitchen.

Kitchen/Diner 
13' 8" x 12' (4.17m x 3.66m). Large dining kitchen added in 2007 with high ceilings, Oak beams and stunning chandelier. Fitted with a top quality Shaker style kitchen with solid Oak doors finished in Ivory and solid Cumbrian Oak worktops. A white Belfast sink with classic brass mixer tap, integral dishwasher, fridge/freezer, space for a range cooker and canopy style cooker hood within the chimney breast. Quarry tiled floor, sliding sash double glazed window providing view of the front garden and window seat in similar style with view of the back garden. Ample space to accommodate table and chairs to seat six people. Half glazed door leads outside to the courtyard.

Study 
14' 3" x 8' 8" (4.34m x 2.64m). Access from the Inner Hall through original hand cut door, chimney breast, Oak beams, uPVC double glazed window to front and radiator.

Utility Room 
12' 11" x 6' 5" (3.93m x 1.95m). Originally the Farmhouse pantry this room now features a Belfast sink with mixer tap set in wooden worktops in front of single glazed window that overlooks the courtyard, stone sconce that runs along one wall with storage below and stone shelf above, providing useful storage. Quarry tiled floor, tumble dryer, automatic washing machine, traditional drying racks and radiator.

Bedroom 1 (Rear) 
15' 9" x 9' 10" (4.80m x 2.99m). Good sized double bedroom, with window seat with view over rear garden. Sliding sash double glazed window with working shutters. Radiator and original wooden door.

Bedroom 2 (Front) 
14' 1" x 12' 2" (4.30m x 3.72m). Large double bedroom. uPVC double glazed window, traditional shutters, overlooking front of the property, radiator and original wooden door.

Bedroom 3 (Front) 
14' 4" x 8' 3" (4.36m x 2.52m). Double bedroom with uPVC double glazed window with window seat overlooking front of the property, high ceiling, radiator and original wooden door.







Bathroom 1 
12' 11" x 6' 6" (3.94m x 1.97m). High quality three piece pergamon suite, comprising large, double ended bath with electric shower over and feature Stovax tiled panels. Large wash hand basin set into bespoke vanity unit with wooden worktop and tiled splashback. Low level WC, tongue and groove panelling to dado height, uPVC double glazed window overlooking rear garden, radiator and recessed lighting. Large airing cupboard houses the gas central heating boiler with wooden shelving above.

Bathroom 2 
8' x 7' 1" (2.44m x 2.16m). Original bathroom with three piece suite in white with metal single glazed window to rear. Existing Planning Permission for demolition of this room would provide access to upper story of adjoining Barn where a Master Bedroom and en-suite could then be created.

From the landing there is access to extensive attic rooms, offering development potential.

Garden 
There is a garden with picket fence to the front of the property which leads to a side gate giving access to the courtyard and rear garden. Running across the back of the house is a sunny courtyard, ideal for sitting out, from which stone steps lead up to the larger rear garden area. South-westerly facing and partially walled, the rear garden is laid to lawn with borders of mature shrubs and trees to all sides including a rare apple tree, plus two stone built outbuildings. There is potential to utilise part of the rear garden to provide private parking/garage to the property, subject to planning approval.

ADJOINING BARN 
19' 9" x 16' 6" (6.03m x 5.03m). A substantial two storey barn adjoins the property, which currently provides parking and storage with power supply. Planning permission to develop the barn is in place, enabling the creation of a double garage with master and en-suite bedroom above. Planning permission also includes the erection of rear porch and installation of sky lights to main house and barn roofs. Subject to further planning application, it may be possible to create a two storey cottage or "granny annexe".

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
16 July 2013

Nearest stations

  • Maryport (2.1 mi)
  • Flimby (3.5 mi)
  • Aspatria (5.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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PF&K Lakeland Properties, Cockermouth

68 Main Street, Cockermouth, CA13 9LU

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Nearest stations

  • Maryport (2.1 mi)
  • Flimby (3.5 mi)
  • Aspatria (5.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

PF&K Lakeland Properties, Cockermouth

68 Main Street, Cockermouth, CA13 9LU

01900 390011 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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