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4 bedroom barn conversion for sale

Mill Dam Barn, Mewith, Bentham, Lancaster, LA2

Sold STC £189,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Planning consent for conversion to four bedroom property
  • Development opportunity
  • Stunning views
  • Excellent location for commuting to West Yorkshire, Lancashire and Cumbria

Full description

Set in an elevated position with breath taking views across open countryside towards Ingleborough, Pen-Y-Ghent and Whernside, this substantial barn has planning permission for conversion to a superb house comprising lounge, dining area, kitchen, summer room, B1 workspace and four bedrooms.

Mill Dam Barn is set within the Forrest of Bowland in an elevated position with breath-taking views across open countryside. Planning consent was granted by Craven District Council on 17th February 2010 and work has commenced, reference number: 08/2008/8735 for conversation of the barn to B1 workspace and living accommodation. This substantial barn has current planning permission to convert into a stunning four bedroom property. The property will comprise of lounge, dining area, breakfast/kitchen, cloakroom, summer room, bedroom and B1 workspace to the ground floor with a further three bedrooms on the first floor.

Situated close to the village of High Bentham, a small market town located between the Yorkshire Dales National Park and the Trough of Bowland, Mill Dam barn is in a lovely rural area close to the border of North Yorkshire and Lancashire. The town offers an excellent range of shopping and other facilities, together with a fine Primary School and outstanding Secondary School in the nearby town of Kirkby Lonsdale. Communication links are good with a railway station on the Leeds - Carnforth line, a bus service to Lancaster and Ingleton and the A65 is approximately 4 miles away and junction 34 of the M6 only 12 miles.

On entering the town of Bentham on the B6480 turn left onto Station Road after the Auction Mart and Richard Turners offices. Continue down Station Road which leads to Thickrash Brow and after 1 mile turn left onto Mewith Lane by the garage. Continue for 1 mile after which turn right onto the single track road. Drive up the hill towards the white farmhouse and the barn is to the left hand side of the farmhouse. (See attached map).


Barn 

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Offered for the first time on its own the barn at Mill Dam Farm is a unique opportunity to convert an existing farm barn into a substantial dwelling. Planning consent has been granted to form a four bedroom dwelling with the benefit of a very large work space area on the ground floor. This would suit those wishing to run a business from home. The property forms part of a small hamlet with Mewith and forms part of the three properties that make up Mill Dam farm. To the rear of the barn is a pleasant croft area which could be utilised to form extensive gardens and there are a range of out buildings included in the sale. The property has long distance views and early viewing is recommended.

Services 
Water supply provided from a private supply (further details on request). There is access to mains electricity and the drainage will be in the form of a septic tank to be installed by the purchaser.

Tenure 
Freehold with vacant possession.

SET140097/TG/JLP/120514/080716 

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Added on Rightmove:
13 June 2014

Nearest stations

  • Bentham (1.5 mi)
  • Clapham (North Yorkshire) (3.0 mi)
  • Wennington (4.5 mi)
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3 High Street Settle BD24 9EX

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Nearest stations

  • Bentham (1.5 mi)
  • Clapham (North Yorkshire) (3.0 mi)
  • Wennington (4.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Dacre Son & Hartley, Settle

3 High Street Settle BD24 9EX

01729 556000 Local call rate

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