3 bedroom detached house for sale

Dufton House, North Dykes, Great Salkeld, PENRITH, Cumbria

Sold STC £440,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Attractive setting with outlooks
  • Impressive Victorian farmhouse
  • Good range of outbuildings
  • Gardens, paddock and orchard

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A three bedroomed Victorian farmhouse with adjoining and separate outbuildings together with small rear paddock and large orchard. Dufton House is prominently located at a crossroads on the road to Lazonby. It has an attractive south facing position with good outlooks over open countryside towards the Pennine range. Formerly a Victorian farmhouse, it offers spacious accommodation with the possibility to significantly extend into the adjoining outbuildings. There is also a separate range of outbuildings which includes a traditional barn. In addition is a central yard, small rear paddock and large orchard. The property is suitable for equestrian purposes or hobby farming and has the potential to create an excellent family home. An inspection is highly recommended.


Location
Located some six miles from Penrith on the road to Lazonby as one enters North Dykes. Nearby Lazonby (just over a mile) provides an excellent range of local amenities including a railway station on the scenic Settle to Carlisle railway, small supermarket with post office, a primary school and swimming pool. Fishing can be arranged on the River Eden. Penrith (six miles to the south west and only a few minutes' drive) provides more comprehensive facilities including secondary education and a good range of retail outlets. There are also excellent travel links with a mainline station on the west coast railway, and junction 40 on the M6. The trans-Pennine A66 is also accessed at this point.

Services
Mains electricity, water and drainage. Oil fired central heating and some double glazing installed. Telephone line installed subject to BT regulations. Please note - the mention of any appliances and/or services within these sale particulars does not imply that they are in full and efficient working order.

Directions
Take the A6 north through Penrith taking a right turn to the Golf Course as one starts to leave the town. Continue on this country road for approximately six miles until the small hamlet of North Dykes is reached. At the crossroads, turn left and then take the first right to the property

Property ref: 121_2232_3775921

Rear Entrance Hall 
With original studded door.

Utility Room 
3.86m x 2.62m (12' 8" x 8' 7") Original corner cupboard and range area. Built in shelved cupboard.

Kitchen 
4.11m x 3.40m (13' 6" x 11' 2") With fitted wall and base units, double drainer stainless steel sink, electric cooker.

Inner Hall 
With small understairs cellar.

Cloakroom 
With low level WC and wash hand basin.

Side Entrance Porch 

Dining Room 
4.09m x 3.90m (13' 5" x 12' 10") With bay window.

Living Room 
4.95m x 4.02m (16' 3" x 13' 2") Limestone fireplace, bay window.

Stone Stairs to First Floor 

First Floor 

Landing 

Rear Bedroom 1 
4.13m x 2.60m (13' 7" x 8' 6")

Front Double Bedroom 2 
4.08m x 3.95m (13' 5" x 13') With bay window.

Front Double Bedroom 3 
4.92m x 4.07m (16' 2" x 13' 4") With bay window.

Bathroom 
Three piece suite, over bath electric shower, airing/linen cupboard.

Landing Corridor 
Leads to:

Hired Lad's Room 
3.97m x 2.60m (13' x 8' 6")

Room 1 
3.93m x 2.60m (12' 11" x 8' 6")

Room 2 
4.92m x 2.55m (16' 2" x 8' 4")

Adjoining Traditional Outbuildings 

Wash House 
3.96m x 2.17m (13' x 7' 1") With sink and flagged floor.

Stables 
8.30m x 4.97m (27' 3" x 16' 4") Original stalls. Separate high level WC. Outside stone steps lead to loft room 4.98m x 2.80m (16' 4" x 9' 2").

Central Gravelled Yard 
With access at both ends.

Separate Stable Block 

General 
With two stalls and loose box measuring 8.61m x 4.34m (28' 3" x 14' 3").

Garage 
4.62m x 3.68m (15' 2" x 12' 1")

Two Stores 
Forming part of a traditional barn measuring 10.05m x 5.43m (33' x 17' 10")

Outside 

Gardens 
The front garden is predominantly lawn with yew trees and extending to the side of the property. Large orchard and a rear paddock.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
11 May 2015

Nearest stations

  • Lazonby & Kirkoswald (1.5 mi)
  • Langwathby (3.0 mi)
  • Penrith (5.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Penrith Farmers & Kidds, Penrith

Devonshire Chambers, Devonshire Street, Penrith, CA11 7SS

01768 862135 Local call rate

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Penrith Farmers & Kidds, Penrith

Devonshire Chambers, Devonshire Street, Penrith, CA11 7SS

01768 862135 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Lazonby & Kirkoswald (1.5 mi)
  • Langwathby (3.0 mi)
  • Penrith (5.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Penrith Farmers & Kidds, Penrith

Devonshire Chambers, Devonshire Street, Penrith, CA11 7SS

01768 862135 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

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

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