3 bedroom terraced house for sale

John Peel Cottage, Ruthwaite, Ireby, WIGTON, Cumbria

£275,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Traditional country cottage with gardens
  • Charm and character
  • Grade II listed
  • Village location

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

An idyllic Grade II listed late 17th century cottage steeped in history and brimming with character. As the name suggests, this property was once lived in by John Peel, the famous 19th century English huntsman, and his wife, Mary.

Now lovingly restored to provide modern living whilst sympathetically blending in with the original traditional building. The accommodation comprises of an entrance hall, lounge, dining room, kitchen, shower room, utility, three bedrooms and a family bathroom.

Viewing highly recommended.


Location
Ruthwaite is a rural hamlet just inside the northern boundary of the Lake District National Park. A peaceful area with Lakeland fells and open countryside. Just over a mile from the village of Ireby, with its pub, village hall and church, and only 20 minutes' drive from Keswick with all amenities.

Services
Mains electricity and water. Septic tank drainage. Solid fuel heating supplemented by electric storage heaters. Telephone line installed subject to BT regulations. Please note - the mention of any appliances and/or services within these particulars does not imply that they are in full and efficient working order.

Directions
From the Keswick office, leave the town centre heading toward Crosthwaite Road. At the junction with A66, cross the roundabout and continue northbound on the A591 signposted Carlisle. After approximately six miles, take the right hand turning opposite the Castle Inn, signposted Uldale and Ireby. Remain on this road for approximately two miles and after a short steep section of road, take the left hand turning signposted to Ireby. Follow the road for just under a mile and Ruthwaite is located on the right hand side. Turn into the hamlet and follow the road down the hill. John Peel Cottage is a short distance on the left

Property ref: 121_2234_3894729


Entrance Hall 
4.19m x 1.75m (13' 9" x 5' 9")
Exposed beams, loft hatch and tiled floor.

Utility Room 
2.20m x 2.30m (7' 3" x 7' 7")
Loft hatch, window to side, door to rear enclosed garden, spaces for fridge freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer. Metal racking for log store.

Shower Room 
2.05m x 2.35m (6' 9" x 7' 9")
Shower cubicle with electric shower, WC, wash hand basin, window to rear aspect, night storage heater, heated towel rail.

Lounge 
4.30m x 5.20m max (14' 1" x 17' 1")
Exposed beams, windows to front aspect, inglenook fireplace with woodburning stove set on stone hearth, and original leaded fire window, bespoke fitted cupboard, wood flooring throughout.

Dining Room 
4.20m x 2.73m (13' 9" x 8' 11")
Exposed beams, window to front aspect, wood flooring, multifuel stove (which also supplies hot water).

Kitchen 
3.50m x 1.90m (11' 6" x 6' 3")
Exposed beams, windows with stone sills to side aspect, free-standing base units, marble work surface, tiled splashbacks, space for dishwasher and fridge, electric hob, built in cooker, larder cupboard, double sink with mixer tap.

Staircase 
A door from the lounge leads to the painted stone staircase, with its exposed beams and under-stair storage area. Windows to side aspect. At first floor level there is a timber sleeping platform over the stairs.





First Floor 

Landing 

Bathroom 
2.70m x 2.10m (8' 10" x 6' 11")
Exposed beams, obscured window to side aspect, Velux window, bath with power-shower over, WC, wash hand basin, airing cupboard, heated towel rail.

Bedroom 1 
4.95m to chimney breast x 3.24m (16' 3" x 10' 8")
Exposed beams, windows to front aspect, night storage heater, loft hatch.

Bedroom 2 
4.45m x 2.80m (14' 7" x 9' 2")
Exposed beams, window to front aspect, night storage heater, fireplace, loft hatches.

Bedroom 3 
2.31m x 2.19m (7' 7" x 7' 2")
Exposed beams, windows to side and rear aspect, oil heater.

Outside 
To the front of the property is a gravel and stone pathway interspersed with shrubs and plant pots, leading up to a sunny paved seating area where views of the open country can be enjoyed.

The paved rear garden also has a seating area enclosed by wooden fencing.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
27 May 2016

Nearest station

  • Aspatria (6.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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PF&K Lakeland Properties, Keswick

19 Station Street Keswick Cumbria CA12 5HH

01768 200008 Local call rate

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PF&K Lakeland Properties, Keswick

19 Station Street Keswick Cumbria CA12 5HH

01768 200008 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Aspatria (6.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

PF&K Lakeland Properties, Keswick

19 Station Street Keswick Cumbria CA12 5HH

01768 200008 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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