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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Longtown, Carlisle, Cumbria

Sold STC £425,000

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Tenure: Freehold

Situated within an area of around one acre with a further ten acres of mixed woodland bounded by the Rae Burn, designated as a “Site of Special Scientific Interest”, a converted former granary offering spacious and contemporary living accommodation. The four bedroom, three bathroom property briefly comprises reception/dining hall, breakfast kitchen, utility room, cloakroom, study and sun room. To the first floor is the 24’9 lounge with wood burning stove.
Generous lawned gardens and outbuildings including two open fronted garages. (Up to 20 tonnes of wood, per annum, can be taken from the woodland for domestic use.) Situated only 20 minutes from junction 44 of the M6 motorway and approximately 30 minutes from Carlisle city centre

Property ref: 121_1312_3502282

Adjoining Open Fronted Garages 
18' 9" x 15' 9" (5.72m x 4.80m) - each

25' x 11' 6" (7.62m x 3.51m) Attached to the rear of the property with power and light, beams and profile roof, batten timber doors and concrete floor. )The current owners gained planning permission to utilise this room as a games room. See enclosed plan ).

Open Fronted Wood Store 
20' x 15' (6.10m x 4.57m) max

Aluminium Green House 
8' x 6' (2.44m x 1.83m)

Reception/Dining Hall 
26' 7" x 16' 6" (8.10m x 5.03m) Modern staircase with oak treads and feature lighting to the first floor. Wood burning stove, slate tiled floor, exposed lintels and two radiators. Doors to inner hall, study, cloakroom and breakfast kitchen, glazed sliding doors to the sun room and double glazed bi-fold doors to the private garden and woodland.

From Carlisle take the A7 to Longtown. Once in Longtown turn right at The Grahams Arms public house onto Swan Street. Continue on this road until you reach a turning to the right signposted “Shankhill, Hallburn, Solport”. Stay on this road for approximately five miles. Point of reference on this road. Drive four miles straight to the sign for Hidden River Cabins. The road bends 90 degrees to the left and you climb a bit of a hill. At the top of the hill is a white house, Cleugh Head, don’t be tempted to drive straight on as the road bends 90 degrees to the right. Drive past White Close Rigg farm on your left, continue driving down from this and then the next reference point on your left is Raeburn Cottage. Turn right here and at the end of the lonning turn left into the gate posts marked Tithe Barn/White Close. The barn is on your left hand side.

COUNCIL TAX BAND We are informed the property is Tax Band D.
TENURE We are informed the tenure is Freehold.
SERVICES Mains water and electricity are connected. Private drainage, oil fired central heating and Aga.
FIXTURES AND FITTINGS To be confirmed by the vendor.
VIEWING Cumbrian Properties ELA Ltd, 2 Lonsdale Street, Carlisle. Tel 01228 599940

Utility Room 
16' x 10' 8" (4.88m x 3.25m) A range of fitted units incorporating sink unit with mixer tap. Plumbing for washing machine, space for tumble dryer, radiator, extractor fan, exposed beam, two double glazed windows and stable door to the side.

7' x 3' 8" (2.13m x 1.12m) White two piece suite comprising WC and wash hand basin with mixer tap. Double glazed window, extractor fan, slate tiled flooring, exposed beam and radiator.

12' x 10' 9" (3.66m x 3.28m) Exposed beam, double glazed window to the side and into the sun room, radiator and wall lights.

Sun Room 
13' 2" x 9' (4.01m x 2.74m) Double glazed wall and ceiling in an oak frame, wall light, radiator and stone lintel feature.

Inner Hall 
Slate tiled floor and storage cupboard. Doors to bedrooms and bathroom. Door to store room which previously has had planning permission to convert into a games room (currently sealed off. See enclosed plan).

Bedroom 1 
19' x 10' 3" (5.79m x 3.12m) Three double glazed windows, exposed beams and radiator.

Bedroom 2 
13' x 11' 8" (3.96m x 3.56m) Two double glazed windows with views of the garden and woodland, exposed lintels and radiator.

12' 8" x 7' 3" (3.86m x 2.21m) Four piece modern white suite comprising bath with mixer tap, walk-in shower cubicle, WC and vanity wash hand basin with mixer tap. Storage cupboards and drawers, Travertine stone tiled flooring, UPVC double glazed window and radiator.

Breakfast Kitchen 
17' 6" x 16' 6" (5.33m x 5.03m) A range of contemporary, high gloss kitchen units incorporating island unit with granite worksurface, breakfast bar and a one and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap. Four ring ceramic hob, integral dishwasher, integrated American style fridge freezer, integral electric oven, integral microwave and Aga. Slate tiled floor, exposed beams and lintel, UPVC double glazed windows to the side and double glazed French doors with windows to either side and stone arch above leading to the courtyard. (The current owners had planning permission for a “Glass Box” from the kitchen - see attached).

24' 9" x 17' (7.54m x 5.18m) Feature sandstone fireplace housing a wood burning stove and log storage. Floor to ceiling feature window enjoying a fabulous aspect over the gardens towards the woodland (The current owners have planning permission for a balcony. See enclosed plan). Exposed original trusses and purlins, Velux rooflight, exposed stonework and exposed varnished floorboards. Doors to master bedroom and guest bedroom.

Master Bedroom 
18' x 17' 2" incorporating en-suite bathroom (5.49m x 5.23m) A well-proportioned room with high ceiling, exposed trusses and purlins, UPVC double glazed windows with superb outlook and door to en-suite bathroom.

Guest Bedroom 
15' 6" x 10' 8" (4.72m x 3.25m) Double glazed window with views over the garden and woodland, exposed beam and lintel, radiator. Access to dressing room and en-suite bathroom.

Dressing Room 
5' 10" x 5' (1.78m x 1.52m) Radiator and timber floor.

En-Suite Bathroom 
10' x 5' 9" (3.05m x 1.75m) Modern three piece white suite comprising “P” shaped bath with glass shower screen and shower above, concealed cistern WC and wash hand basin with mixer tap and base unit. Double glazed window, timber lintel and Travertine stone tiled flooring.

The property sits in lawned gardens, incorporating various outbuildings, of approximately one acre with a further 10 acres of woodland, designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest protecting the natural elements of the woodland although up to 20 tonnes of wood, per annum, can be taken for domestic use. The woodland also incorporates the embanked valley of the Rae Burn which forms the eastern boundary to the woodland extending north to the public road. This area is home to many rare species of birds, roe deer, badgers and other wildlife. The Tithe Barn also enjoys fishing rights to the Rae Burn.

Brick Workshop 
18' 9" x 15' 9" (5.72m x 4.80m) Power and light and concrete floor.

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12 September 2016

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