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5 bedroom detached house for sale

The Vicarage, Westnewton, WIGTON, Cumbria


Property Description

Key features

  • Substantial five bedroomed former Vicarage with Coach House converted to garage
  • Four reception rooms with character features including marble fireplaces
  • Heated indoor swimming pool with showers and changing rooms
  • Immaculate gardens and orchard extending to approx. one acre
  • Rural village location in close proximity to Solway coast and Lake District National Park

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A substantial, sandstone constructed, five bedroomed former Vicarage dating back to the mid 1800’s, with heated indoor swimming pool and coach house converted to garage, situated within approximately one acre of private gardens and orchard and accessed via a private gated driveway.

The Old Vicarage is a handsome, period property providing spacious, characterful living areas which retain a wide variety of period features including decorative covings, mouldings and ceiling roses, marble fireplaces, and stained glass and etched glazing. Accommodation includes a large family kitchen with oil fired Aga, four double bedrooms, en-suite shower room, large cellar (ideal for storage), a heated indoor swimming pool with showers and changing rooms which can be used year round and the whole is set in substantial, immaculate gardens with mature trees and perennial flower beds and borders.

This is a truly delightful property, having been a family home for many years, it would ideally suit a large family and offers an abundance of space for entertaining and family occasions.

A personal viewing is required to appreciate all this superb home has to offer.

Westnewton is a quiet rural village situated approximately two miles north of Aspatria and three miles east of the Solway coast and Allonby. For those wishing to commute local rail links can be found in the town of Aspatria, while Westnewton offers easy access to west coast employment centres, Carlisle and the western Lake District, also just a short drive away.

Mains electricity & water; septic tank drainage; electric central heating; oil fired hot water system (from the Aga); immersion heater for optional hot water supply; double glazing installed; telephone and broadband connections installed subject to BT regulations. Please note: The mention of any appliances and/or services within these sales particulars does not imply that they are in full and efficient working order.

From Cockermouth take the A595 towards Carlisle and at Moota turn left on to the B5301 signposted Aspatria. Upon reaching Aspatria head into the town and at the 'T' junction with the A596 turn right and immediately left, past the petrol station. Follow the road into Westnewton, bearing left at the next junction. Head through the village and The Vicarage is the last property on the right hand side, set back from the road down its private driveway.

Property ref: 121_2231_4251241

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Added on Rightmove:
31 October 2016


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