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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Ghyll House, Scaw Road, High Harrington, WORKINGTON, Cumbria


Property Description

Key features

  • Three Bed Period Home
  • Characterful High Ceilinged Rooms
  • Immaculate Throughout
  • Approx 2 Acres of Garden

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A rare opportunity to purchase a substantial period home set amongst approximately two acres of garden and mature woodland in the popular village of High Harrington. Ghyll House is an outstanding family home that seamlessly blends period features with modern comforts creating a property of excellent character.

With accommodation comprising a large dual aspect lounge with bay window and wood burning stove, open plan dining kitchen - high quality hand built kitchen with island unit and formal dining area for up to 10, utility room, three double bedrooms and luxurious four piece bathroom, detached twin garages, four outbuildings, summer house with decked area and two acres of gardens which wrap around the property and include mature trees and woodland.

High Harrington offers a range of amenities from local shops, primary schools, public houses and the marina. It is located on the edge of the well serviced town of Workington with many local and high street shops, cafes, bars, restaurants, theatres and leisure facilities. There are excellent road and rail links with easy access to both the West Coast and the Lake District National Park.

Mains gas, electricity and water. Septic tank drainage. Gas central heating and double glazing installed. 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.

From Cockermouth take the A66 then A595 in a westerly direction towards Lillyhall. At the first Lillyhall roundabout take the third exit signposted Workington. Follow the road and at the T junction turn left, then take the first right signposted High Harrington, follow the road and after the dip and sharp left hand bend turn into the driveway on the left

Property ref: 121_2231_4234673

Entrance Porch 
Traditional wooden front door with single glazed panel over, original mosaic tiled flooring, decorative coving, chandelier lighting, wooden glazed internal door leading into entrance hallway.

Stairs to first floor landing, decorative coving, pendant lighting, understairs storage alcove, radiator, Karndean flooring.

Living Room 
4.33m x 7.69m max (14' 2" x 25' 3") Delightful, light and airy dual aspect room with bay window at the front and sliding doors to the rear providing access to the rear garden, high ceilings with traditional decorative coving and mouldings, picture rail, multifuel stove set in an impressive brick built hearth with granite tiles and granite surround, points for TV, telephone and broadband, Karndean flooring, dual radiators.


Dining Room 
4.27m x 3.89m (14' x 12' 9") Light and airy high ceilinged front aspect room with decorative coving, pendant lighting with ceiling rose, picture rail, dado rail, living flame effect gas fire in decorative tiled hearth and carved wooden surround, TV point, open plan into kitchen.

4.45m x 4.04m (14' 7" x 13' 3") Dual aspect room comprising a range of base and wall units in solid oak with contrasting dark granite effect counter top and splashbacks, island unit with built in storage cupboards and drawers, 1½ bowl composite sink and drainer with mixer tap, five burner gas range with dual electric ovens and grill set in recessed alcove with extractor chimney over and stainless steel splashback, spotlighting, wine cooler, laminate flooring, vertical radiator. Door into utility room.

Utility Room 
2.91m x 2.84m (9' 7" x 9' 4") Dual aspect with uPVC door giving access to the rear garden. Fitted with the same base and wall units as the kitchen, space for American style fridge freezer, stainless steel sink with mixer tap, points for washing machine and tumble dryer are located within the storage cupboards, tiled flooring.


Pendant lighting, window overlooking the rear garden, built in storage/airing cupboard/walk in wardrobe.

Bedroom 1 
3.92m x 4.31m (12' 10" x 14' 2") Front aspect light and airy double bedroom with open country views over the large front garden across to the Solway Firth, radiator.

Bedroom 2 
4.14m x 3.08m (13' 7" x 10' 1") Front aspect light and airy double bedroom with radiator, loft access via hatch.

The property is accessed at the front from a long driveway. There is a large lawned front garden with a variety of mature trees. A patio area wraps around from the side to the rear of the property. To the right of the property is off road parking for several vehicles together with twin detached garages. From the right hand side of the property, there is gated access to the rear garden which has a large patio area, four storage outbuildings and large lawned area with patio walkway leading to a summerhouse and decked area. There is a variety of mature trees and woodland sloping down to the stream which provides the boundary for the property. The garden wraps around the left hand side of the property leading back to the front.

Twin Detached Garages 

En Suite Shower Room 
Large cubicle with mains powered shower, low level WC and wash hand basin. Chrome heated towel rail, spotlighting, decorative coving, extractor fan, tiled walls and flooring with decorative border.

Bedroom 3 
3.98m x 4.25m (13' 1" x 13' 11") Large double bedroom with TV and Sky point, radiator.

4.17m x 3.11m (13' 8" x 10' 2") Side aspect room comprising four piece suite with free standing claw footed roll top bath, large corner shower cubicle with mains powered raindrop shower, low level WC and wash hand basin. Traditional style heated towel rail and radiator, tiled walls and flooring with decorative border, spotlighting, built in airing cupboard with hot water cylinder.

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Added on Rightmove:
16 September 2016

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