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Crow Trees Barn, Dalton Lane, Burton-In-Kendal, Cumbria


Property Description

Key features

  • A stunning detached barn conversion built in stone with a slate roof.
  • Exceptionally spacious, well planned and versatile family living accommodation.
  • A balanced combination of traditional character features such as exposed beams with contemporary fittings to the kitchen, bathroom and two en-suite shower rooms.
  • Fabulous lounge with impressive open beamed ceiling.
  • Superbly fitted and equipped kitchen.
  • Detached three car garage block with a first floor two bedroom apartment above.
  • Beautiful, landscaped gardens and grounds of around 0.60 acres.
  • Impressive driveway secured by electrically operated iron gates.
  • Delightful rural location offering peace and quiet, privacy and security.
  • Well placed for access to Lancaster, Kendal, the Lake District, the coast, the Lune Valley, Kirkby Lonsdale and the M6 motorway.

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A stunning detached barn conversion of considerable style and character. Detached triple garage block and separate apartment. Beautiful landscaped gardens of around 0.60 acres. Delightful rural location a short distance from the historic village of Burton.

Convenient for Lancaster, Kendal, the M6 motorway and the Lake District. Energy Rating "D".

From Kendal take the A65 and then the A6070 to Burton-in-Kendal. Continue to the southerly periphery of the village and then turn left into Dalton Lane. Follow the lane for a mile, passing Home Farm on the left, and take the first left into a wooded country lane. Turn immediately left again and Crow Trees Barn will be found a short distance along the lane on the left-hand side.

This hidden gem of a property occupies a quiet and peaceful location tucked away along a no-through country lane, forming part of a scattered cluster of properties surrounded by woodland and rolling countryside. The views from the gardens are delightful.

The property is situated about a mile east of the historic village of Burton-in-Kendal where there is a shop and post office, a pub, a primary school, a village hall and church. Burton is well placed for junctions 35 and 36 of the M6 motorway for access to Lancaster, Preston, Manchester, Carlisle and beyond.

Impressive entrance with electrically operated wrought iron gates leading to a sweeping cobbled driveway with ample room for the parking of several motor vehicles.

The house is set in beautifully laid out, landscaped gardens to the front, side and rear featuring terraced lawns, paved patios, sun terraces, a pond, well stocked herbaceous borders and an interesting array of established shrubs and trees.

The gardens adjoin open countryside and the views are sublime.

Mains water and electricity. Septic tank drainage. Oil fired central heating.


Double Garage: 
7.16m x 6.67m
A large double garage with two, electrically operated doors. Tiled floor. Power and lighting. Three double glazed windows.

Utility Area: 
2.29m x 1.87m
With Belfast sink.

Separate W.C: 
1.86m x 0.93m

Single Garage: 
5.16m x 3.19m
Electrically operated door. Door to the double garage. Power and lighting.

7.97m x 6.36m
A splendid, triple aspect room featuring a high open beamed ceiling, a rustic gallery overlooking the breakfast room and a stone fireplace with substantial flagged hearth. Display shelving and stone shelf. Double French doors lead out onto a delightful stone walled balcony with wrought iron balustrading.

Master Bedroom: 
6.57m x 5.89m
A large double bedroom with a high, open beamed ceiling, a range of built-in wardrobes along one wall and a dressing area with a further range of built-in wardrobes.

En-Suite Shower Room: 
3m x 2.55m
A luxuriously appointed room with a shower cubicle, a w.c. and a wash hand basin set into a wide, pink granite vanity unit with a range of oak fronted cupboards and drawers below. Fully tiled walls and floor. Chrome ladder towel radiator. Mirror.

Approached via a set of stone steps the apartment annexe is located above the garage

Living Room: 
6.6m x 6.15m
A spacious L-shaped room with plenty of space for the fitting of a kitchen. Glazed entrance door. Shelving.

Bedroom No.1: 
3.34m x 2.86m
A double bedroom.

Bedroom No.2: 
4.04m x 3.11m
A double bedroom. Range of built-in storage cupboards.

Shower Room: 
3.12m x 1.83m
Suite in white comprising a shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin and a w.c. Tiled floor.

Entrance Hall: 
5.3m x 2.62m
A welcoming hall featuring a stone flagged floor just inside the entrance which also has an oak front door and window frames to match. Beamed ceiling. Cloaks cupboard. The inner hall area and staircase has rather splendid stone pillar.

Dining Room: 
4.84m x 4.22m
A well proportioned room with a beamed ceiling and stone flagged floor. Understairs cupboard.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room: 
8.5m x 4.42m
A fabulous triple aspect room. The kitchen is fitted with a comprehensive range of excellent quality floor and wall units finished with granite work surfaces. Britannia range style cooker with induction. Refrigerator and dishwasher. The breakfast area is overlooked by a rustic gallery and there are wide French doors opening onto a sun terrace.

Utility Room: 
2.63m x 2m
Stainless steel sink. Plumbing for a washing machine. Tiled floor. Shelving. Cloaks cupboard. Rear entrance door.

Sitting Room/Bedroom No.4: 
4.78m x 2.78m
Accessed off bedroom no.2 this versatile light filled room has a French door leading to the gardens.

Bedroom No.3: 
4.2m x 3.67m
A double bedroom with a beamed ceiling, a good range of built-in wardrobes along one wall and a French door.

Garden Room: 
4.1m x 3.48m
A delightful newly built extension built in stone with stone flagged floor and a double glazed french door leading to the front garden. Perfect as an occasional fifth bedroom.

3m x 2.37m
Suite in white comprising an oak panelled bath with shower and screen, a w.c. and a pink granite vanity unit with inset hand wash basin and cupboards below. Fully tiled walls and floor.


4.3m x 2.64m
A spacious landing with ample room for a study/home office area. Beamed ceiling. Rustic balustrading and hand rails to the staircase and landing.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
16 June 2016


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3 Car Garage Block

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First Floor Annexe

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