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3 bedroom barn conversion for sale

Wrens, Guardhouse, Threlkeld, KESWICK, Cumbria

Sold STC £475,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Stunning, tucked away Lakeland location yet within easy reach of towns and villages
  • Wrens currently operates as a furnished holiday let and could be purchased as a successful ongoing business concern with The Lakeland Country Cottage Company
  • Magnificent surrounding mountain scape
  • Delightful three bedroomed traditional converted barn
  • Beautifully presented reversed accommodation
  • Wonderful opportunity to acquire a Lakeland home in lovely setting

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A beautifully positioned Lakeland barn conversion offering superbly presented three bedroomed reversed accommodation with views of the northern fells.

Guardhouse is a small hamlet, exquisitely located in the Glenderaterra Valley, just under a mile from the A66 and one and a half miles from the village of Threlkeld. Keswick is just over four miles distant and Penrith, with the M6 J40 and the main line West Coast railway, nine miles.

LPG gas, mains electricity, mains water and septic tank drainage. LPG 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 sale particulars does not imply that they are in full and efficient working order.

Leave the M6 at junction 40. Take the A66 towards Keswick and travel for approximately ten and a half miles. Turn left signposted for Wallthwaite (OS Grid Refererence 345 269). (NB This is the 2nd sign post for Wallthwaite, you will have passed one approximately a mile before. At this turn the White Horse Inn Pub is on your right. If you go past it you have gone too far.) Follow this road for approximately three hundred yards and then take the first right. Then follow this narrow lane for just under half a mile crossing over the little stone bridge, then take the first right.Follow this lane for approximately one mile which leads into the hamlet of Guardhouse, there is a small cluster of properties on the left, and the gateway to Wrens (OS Grid Reference 339 259) is on the left (you cannot see the property from the road) immediately before a more modern looking building. The drive slopes up away from the road, please drive through the five bar gate and park in Wrens driveway.There is easy parking for two/three cars immediately outside the cottage

Property ref: 121_2234_3606967


Sitting Room Area 
3.01m x 10.64m (9' 11" x 34' 11")
Multifuel stove with slate hearth, French doors to balcony.

5.24m x 4.28m (17' 2" x 14' 1")
Windows to rear. Light and power. Storage areas.

Entrance Hall 
Front door leads into entrance hall which has exposed beams and access into garage. Stairs to first floor.

Bedroom 1 
3.28m x 4.50m (10' 9" x 14' 9")
Dual aspect windows, exposed stone, stone tiled flooring, radiator.

En Suite 
2.00m x 1.28m (6' 7" x 4' 2")
Exposed stonework, WC, wash hand basin, shower cubicle with electric shower.

Bedroom 2 
3.02m x 3.56m (9' 11" x 11' 8")
Window to side, tiled stone flooring, radiator.

Bedroom 3 
3.53m x 4.07m (11' 7" x 13' 4")
Window to side aspect, tiled stone flooring, fitted wardrobe unit, radiator.

1.78m x 2.96m (5' 10" x 9' 9")
Obscured window to front, WC, wash hand basin, bath with mains shower over, space for a washing machine, radiator.

Open Plan Living/Dining/Kitchen Area 
Exposed stonework, vaulted ceiling with exposed beams, dual aspect windows.

Kitchen/Dining Area 
Wooden floor, matching wall and base units, roll edge work surfacing, tiled splashbacks, cooker with electric hob and extractor over, stainless steel sink with mixer tap, storage cupboard housing water tank, space for fridge freezer, integrated dishwasher.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
12 November 2015


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