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The Croft, Appleby in Westmorland

Withdrawn from Market £550,000

Property Description

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A substantial five bedroom period property dating back to the 1860's and situated close to the centre of the historic market town of Appleby-in-Westmorland, The Croft occupies an idyllic position between the town's cricket club and St Lawrence's Church and has spacious accommodation laid out over two split level floors.

Previously used as a residential care home, the property offers possibilities for either commercial or residential use, and has panoramic views of the cricket ground from many parts of the accommodation.

The interior layout comprises an entrance porch opening into a large and imposing hallway, a sitting room, living room and a conservatory with doorway to the rear garden.

A short flight of stairs lead down to a second living room, a new and spacious kitchen with cream furniture and black range stove, a utility room and sun room.

Stairs from the main hallway then lead up to a landing with three bedrooms, two of these with ensuite facilities, and a further short flight of stairs accesses two further ensuite bedrooms, and a bathroom.

Outside the property is accessed via a tarmac driveway with entrance gates, this opening into a large gravel parking area at the front the house, and then on to a garage at the side.

There are gardens at the front, side and rear of the property, with a large summer house and well maintained lawns, flower beds and trees.

Appleby-in-Westmorland is an attractive town situated in the Eden Valley and is famous for its' picturesque main street, castle and annual horse fair.

It has a good range of amenities including nursery, primary and secondary schools, shops, restaurants, hotels and sports facilities, and has a railway station on the Carlisle to Settle line.

Further transport links are easily accessed via the A66 and M6. Penrith to the north west provides main town amenities and access to the West Coast mainline railway.

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Mains water, drainage and electricity, gas central heating.

Council Tax:
Band G.

Enter Appleby via the A66 and continue into the town. Turn right over the bridge and follow the road around to the left passing the Tufton Arms Hotel on the right. Take the first turning right, then turn right after Pigneys hardware store on the corner, and then right again immediately after the car park on the left. Continue past the NFU office on the left then turn immediately left before the road narrows. The Croft is situated at the end of this lane.

To view:
Strictly by appointment only with Fine & Country, telephone 01768 869007 or email

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
23 September 2016


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