7 bedroom detached house for sale

Mayfield, Beckermet, Cumbria, CA21 2YF, BECKERMET, Cumbria

£525,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Substantial 7-Bed 19th Century Property
  • Former Coach House For Conversion
  • Sweeping Driveway & Large Formal Gardens
  • Potential Plot for 3-Bed Bungalow

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A truly unique opportunity to acquire a stunning and substantial seven bedroomed 19th Century residence, sitting in grounds of approx. one acre. Situated in the hugely popular village of Beckermet, with an impressive range of accommodation including a former coach house for conversion and potential building plot.


Location
Beckermet lies some 3 miles outside Egremont and is less than 10 miles from St Bees Head Heritage Coast. Whitehaven is approx. 10 miles distant and the western valleys of the Lake District National Park are also within easy reach.

Services
Mains electricity, water & drainage; oil-fired central heating; double glazing installed where stated; telephone connection installed subject to BT regulations. Please note: The mention of any appliances and/or services within these sales particulars does not imply that they are in full and efficient working order.

Directions
From the Whitehaven office proceed out of the town centre, via Inkerman Terrace, turning right at the traffic lights onto the A595. Travel forth to Egremont and approx. 1 mile after St Thomas roundabout take the right hand turn signposted for Beckermet and immediately left and continue into the village. The entrance for Mayfield can be found approx. half way through the village on the right hand side

Property ref: 121_2614_4105219

Additional Property Information 
Accessed via a long sweeping driveway, Mayfield is an imposing and striking family home having numerous characteristics typical of its age and style, including well proportioned rooms and high ceilings. The large and versatile accommodation is arranged over three floors, with large cellar and, in brief, comprises three reception rooms, kitchen, sun room, utility and cloakroom to the ground floor. There are seven double bedrooms in total spread across the first and second floors, two of which are en suite, in addition to a large family bathroom.

The former coach house which is located in the grounds of Mayfield and included in the sale, presents a fantastic development opportunity and could also be converted to provide owners accommodation should the purchaser go on to run a Bed and Breakfast on site (subject to the necessary consents).

Planning permission has also previously been granted for a three bedroomed, detached bungalow in the rear garde...

ACCOMMODATION 

Entrance Porch 
Approached by a traditional timber door with glazed doors leading into:-

Hallway 
With coved ceiling, radiator and large double storage cupboard

Reception Room 1 
3.64m x 4.79m (11' 11" x 15' 9") max (excluding bay)
With attractive double glazed bay window, electric stove set in white surround, radiator, coved ceiling and decorative picture rail.

Reception Room 2 
4.86m x 5.77m (15' 11" x 18' 11") into bay
Having coved ceiling, decorative picture rail, attractive double glazed bay window to front elevation overlooking the grounds, open fireplace set in white surround and two radiators.

Inner Hallway 

Dining Room 
5.43m x 5.29m (17' 10" x 17' 4")
A beautiful, light room with three double glazed windows over two aspects, attractive corniced arch, corniced ceiling, decorative picture rail, open fireplace set in wooden surround and two radiators.

Breakfast Room 
4.30m x 5.07m (14' 1" x 16' 8")
With large double glazed window to rear elevation overlooking the gardens, large multi fuel stove with brick surround and wooden mantle, and radiator.

Kitchen 
3.65m x 4.30m (12' x 14' 1")
Fitted with matching wall and base units, electric Range-style cooker, 1.5-bowl stainless steel sink and drainer unit, dual aspect double glazed windows to front and rear, radiator and door to:-

Rear Porch 
Having radiator, uPVC door leading out to the rear garden and door to:-

Utility Room 
2.49m x 2.95m (8' 2" x 9' 8")
Fitted with base units with work surfacing over and plumbing for washing machine below, electric cooker and hob, space for large fridge freezer, stainless steel sink and drainer area, radiator and double glazed window to the rear.

Sun Room 
5.24m x 3.05m (17' 2" x 10')
With exposed sandstone to two walls, double glazed windows to the front aspect, radiator, access door leading out to the front of the property, small obscured double glazed window and polycarbonate roof.

WC 
Low level WC, wash hand basin.

Second Inner Hallway 
With uPVC door leading out to the front grounds, single glazed window to two aspects, and access to:-

Cellar 
Substantial in size and separated into three distinct areas:-

1. - 4.47m (14' 8") max.; 2.53m (8' 4") min. x 6.14m (20' 2") max.
Housing the central heating boiler and currently used as a workshop area.

2. - 2.33m x 1.86m (7' 8" x 6' 1")
Store room with original cold slabs.

3. - 2.07m x 4.89m (6' 9" x 16' 1")
A large room currently set up as a gym. There is also a sauna in this room.

First Floor 

Half Landing 
With attractive feature stained glass window.

Landing 
With corniced ceiling and radiator.

Master Bedroom 1 
5.01m x 4.29m (16' 5" x 14' 1")
Having large double glazed window to front elevation overlooking the grounds, corniced ceiling, radiator and door to:-

En Suite Bathroom 
1.91m x 2.79m (6' 3" x 9' 2")
Fitted with white suite comprising close coupled WC, wash hand basin, panelled bath with electric shower over, radiator, and double glazed window.

Bedroom 2 
3.53m x 3.82m (11' 7" x 12' 6")
With double glazed windows to side and rear elevations, large storage cupboard, corniced ceiling and radiator.

Bedroom 3 
5.17m x 5.09m (17' x 16' 8")
With double glazed windows to side and rear elevations, recessed shelving areas around the chimney breast, corniced ceiling and two radiators.

Bedroom 4 
4.19m x 3.81m (13' 9" x 12' 6")
With double glazed obscured window to side aspect and further double glazed window at the rear which overlooks the property's grounds, and radiator.

Store Room 
3.05m x 3.13m (10' x 10' 3")
This room is positioned between bedrooms 3 and 4 and offers potential to create a 'Jack and Jill' style bathroom if required.

General 
A carved staircase with two double glazed windows leads to:-

Second Floor Landing 
With small storage space and radiator.

Family Bathroom 
4.17m x 2.06m (13' 8" x 6' 9")
Fitted with low level WC, wash hand basin, bidet, wood panelled bath, radiator, half-height wood panelling to walls, and a large Velux window.

Bedroom 5 
4.25m x 4.20m (13' 11" x 13' 9")
With double glazed window to rear elevation, radiator and wash hand basin set on vanity unit.

Bedroom 6 
3.84m x 4.27m (12' 7" x 14')
With double glazed window to rear elevation, wash hand basin set on vanity unit and radiator.

Bedroom 7 
3.85m x 3.40m (12' 8" x 11' 2")
With large double glazed window to side providing views over the open countryside and towards the Irish Sea, radiator and fitted, glazed wardrobes. Access to:-

En Suite Shower Room 
1.14m x 1.64m (3' 9" x 5' 5") excluding shower.
Fitted with white suite comprising close coupled WC, wash hand basin, shower cubicle with mains shower unit, chrome ladder-style radiator, downlights, tiled walls and laminate flooring.








OUTSIDE 

Grounds 
A long sweeping driveway leads up to the front of the property where there is ample parking space for several vehicles.

There are formal, lawned gardens to the front which are fully enclosed and secluded, being bordered with a mixture of trees and shrubbery. A side access leads around to the rear garden which is substantial in size, mainly laid to lawn and also fully enclosed by mature trees and shrubbery.

POTENTIAL BUILDING PLOT 
Planning permission in the past has been granted for a three bedroomed, detached bungalow in the rear grounds. A new application would need to be submitted to the local authority as the previous consent will have now lapsed.

This offers a huge development opportunity for prospective purchasers.

FORMER COACH HOUSE 
Presenting a fantastic development opportunity for conversion to provide self-contained annexe accommodation, suitable for dependent relative, owners accommodation should Mayfield be utilised as a Bed and Breakfast (subject to permissions) etc.

There is also potential (subject to consent for appropriate accesses being granted) to convert, split and sell the coach house separately.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
30 April 2016

Nearest stations

  • Braystones (1.2 mi)
  • Nethertown (2.1 mi)
  • Sellafield (2.2 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Braystones (1.2 mi)
  • Nethertown (2.1 mi)
  • Sellafield (2.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Penrith Farmers & Kidds, Whitehaven

81-82 King Street, Whitehaven, CA28 7LE

01946 445013 Local call rate

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