Property for sale

Skelton Road Ends, Skelton, Penrith, Cumbria

Guide Price £295,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 3 Bedroomed House
  • 2 Bedroomed Cottage
  • 2 Storey Barn/Garage
  • Outbuildings/Mature Gardens
  • Either 5 acres of Land
  • Or 15 acres of Land
  • Available Separately

Full description

UP TO 15 ACRES OF LAND AVAILABLE BY SEPARATE NEGOTIATION.

This is an intriguing combination of property comprising a 3 bedroomed house in need of general upgrading and a characterful 2 bedroomed cottage, also in need of refurbishment, linked by a substantial, partially open sided 2 storey barn and with ample yard and attractive mature gardens.

The properties stand immediately back from the B5305 between the M6 (junction 40 at Catterlen) and Wigton and close to the landmark mast of Skelton Transmitting Station. The local village, just a mile down the road, is a thriving community with handsome church, primary school, community hall and pub. Wigton, Penrith and Carlisle all within comfortable driving distance, cater well for everyday needs. Also within easy reach are the Eden Valley, the Solway Coast, the Lake District National Park and Keswick.

GUIDE PRICES;

HOUSE,COTTAGE, BARN, IMMEDIATE GARDENS AND GROUNDS - £295,000 Region
AS ABOVE BUT WITH APPROX 5 ACRES OF LAND - £340,000 Region
AS ABOVE BUT WITH APPROX 15 ACRES OF LAND - £430,000 Region

The buildings date from the early 19th Century - there is a pediment above the front door of The House showing 1819. At some time during the mid 19th Century the property became a pub, as a copy of a quaint watercolour shows (see photos page) and more recently a busy garage and motor business was run from the yard and outbuildings. This ceased trading approximately fifty years ago and the properties converted to their present residential use.

Accommodation -

The Main House -

Ground Floor -

Rear Entrance Porch -

Kitchen - 11'10 x 10' (3.61m x 3.05m) - with range of cupboards, stainless steel sink and understairs store.

Inner Hallway - with staircase.

Utility Room/Pantry - having understairs and shelved cupboards.

Living/Sitting Room - 15' x 14' (4.57m x 4.27m) - with front door, ceiling beams, cupboards and stove in tiled fireplace.

Dining Room - 13'10 x 11'7 (4.22m x 3.53m) - having Parkray stove set in tiled fireplace, shelved recess and ceiling beam.

First Floor -

Central Landing - with laddered loft access.

Rear Double Bedroom - 12'7 x 10'1 (3.84m x 3.07m) - with built in cupboards.

Front Double Bedroom 2 - 15'7 max x 14' (4.75m max x 4.27m) - also having built in cupboards.

Front Double Bedroom 3 - 14' x 11'10 (4.27m x 3.61m) - again with cupboards.

Bathroom - with 3 piece turquoise coloured suite, electric shower, tiling, wall heater, mirror and shaver point.

Outside -

Adjoining Boiler Room And Wc -

Extensive Front Garden - with flat lawns, an n usual architectural feature, pathways and a wooded area with old store sheds.

The Cottage -

Ground Floor -

Hallway - with quarry tiled floor and understairs store.

Sitting Room - 15'2 x 10'11 (4.62m x 3.33m) - with open fire, ceiling beams, wall cabinet and French casement door.

Kitchen - 20'4 x 8'6 (6.20m x 2.59m) - with oak fronted cupboards, oil fired Rayburn stove/cooker, stainless steel sink unit, ceiling beams, ceramic tiled floor and shelved pantry.

Bathroom - having 3 piece turquoise coloured suite.

First Floor -

Central Landing - with large built-in cupboards including the cylinder/airing cupboard.

Double Bedroom 1 - 15'7 x 9'1 (4.75m x 2.77m) -

Double Bedroom 2 - 13'5 x 11'1 (4.09m x 3.38m) - with fitted wall-to-wall wardrobes.

Outside -

Front Garden - With curved wall and railings, lawn and surrounding borders.

Rear Yard Area -

Laundry Room - 11'4 x 6'4 (3.45m x 1.93m) - Having plumbing for washing machine, stainless steel sink and cupboard.

Fuel Store - 13'10 x 10'11 (4.22m x 3.33m) -

The Outbuildings -

Central Garage/Open Sided Barn - 30'3 x 18'9 (9.22m x 5.72m) - with inspection pit.

Further Stores/Workshop - 14'11 x 13'8 and 17'11 x 18' (4.55m x 4.17m and 5. - the latter with loft above.

The Land - As indicated in the introductory price paragraph, additional land can be purchased with, but not separate to, the two properties.

Two tranches could be available, either just inside 5 acres or slightly less than 15 acres respectively.

The land lies between the two roadways immediately to the south east of the properties and is bisected by a narrow stream.

Sale Details -

Services - Septic tank drainage; mains water and electricity; oil fired central heating from the Rayburn and sealed unit double glazing in The Cottage; telephone line installed.
Please note; the mention of any appliances within these sales particulars does not imply that they are in full and efficient working order. None of the services has been tested.

Council Tax - Both properties are in Band B.

Viewing - Strictly by arrangement through Hopes Estate Agents, 016973 43641.

Whilst these particulars are prepared with care and are believed to be accurate neither the Selling Agents nor the vendors warrant the accuracy of the information contained herein and intending purchasers will be held to have satisfied themselves that the information given is correct.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
13 June 2016

Nearest station

  • Penrith (6.7 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Penrith (6.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Hopes Of Wigton, Wigton

13 High Street, Wigton, CA7 9NJ

01697 559001 Local call rate

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