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7 bedroom detached house for sale

Lane Head, Millhouses, Wray, Tatham, Lancaster

Offers in Region of £850,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

*MUST VIEW* EQUESTRIAN POTENTIAL* LAND*

Detached characterful Grade II listed home set amongst private gardens and land extending to 10.26 acres. Substantial GARAGING and WORKSHOP - ideal for hobbying and ample parking. Situated in a charming position on the edge of Wray yet is accessible to the M6 and the rail networks to Lancaster, Preston, Manchester and beyond. The property also offers the B4RN high speed internet connection.

Boasting many original and character features the property is a real gem which offers excellent potential and opportunity and must be viewed.

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Lane Head provides a superb opportunity to acquire a substantial Grade II Listed 7 bedroom country farmhouse and converted barn which was formerly a restaurant.

Nestled between the Lake District National Park and the Yorkshire Dales National Park, Lane Head is in a highly accessible location with access to the M6 and rail networks being close by.

Sitting in an idyllic and private position the property is set amongst 1.22 acres (0.4ha) of lawned and mature gardens but extends to 10.26 acres (4.1ha) and is ideal for those with Equestrian and hobby Farming interests, offering excellent scope and potential. The property would be available with or without the Agricultural land to meet the needs of purchasers.

Lane Head is approached via a private driveway leading to a good sized parking area with a picturesque bridge leading over the stream which passes through the property. Here you will find a substantial seven car garage and workshop building with additional parking area.

Entry is via the large open entrance hall with feature panelling to the walls and a galleried staircase leading to the first floor and a cloakroom area off. The spacious formal lounge, set around a feature wood burning stove inset in a stone fireplace, overlooks the front and side gardens.

The farmhouse section boasts an original bar area with stone flagged flooring and window seating overlooking the front garden. Double doors open to a snug sitting room set around an open fire with feature exposed beams which create a cosy atmosphere. There is a rear hallway which has a second staircase leading to the first floor with access to the office. Being a good sized room, the office overlooks the rear garden and is set around a feature stone fireplace.

The kitchen can be found at the back of the property, enjoying views over the rear garden. The kitchen provides a range of wall and base mounted units, Range cooker, dishwasher, sink and drainer unit and leads to a spacious dining room with mezzanine area. There is excellent scope to reconfigure these areas to create an impressive kitchen/dining space.

A utility room is situated at the rear and has access to the patio; this room provides a range of units offering excellent storage with plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer.

The first floor provides six double bedrooms and a single bedroom and can be accessed from either of the staircases leading from the ground floor. Accommodation within the original farmhouse is set around a landing area and provides two double bedrooms, a single bedroom and a family bathroom comprising of shower cubicle, corner bath, WC and wash hand basin with an airing cupboard with storage, finished with tiled flooring with the benefit of under-floor heating.

There is also a spacious attic which is insulated and boarded complete with window which offers excellent scope for conversion subject to Planning Consent should purchasers wish to explore this.

The Barn and accommodation is seamlessly linked to the original farmhouse and provides a further 4 double bedrooms, all with the benefit of en-suite bathroom facilities.

Externally the property provides attached outbuildings, housing the boiler and oil tank which services the property.

There is a private stone flagged patio offering an ideal entertaining space which is enclosed, with a high wall to one side. The spacious lawned garden area benefits from mature shrubberies and boasts an idyllic stream which runs through the property, creating a tranquil setting to Lane Head.

There is an excellent stone under slate garage building with workshop to one side. This provides space for seven cars with additional parking to the front which is an excellent asset to the property and is ideally suited to an avid car collector. Situated at the front is a further lawned garden area bordered by a dry stone wall with mature shrubs.

Beyond the gardens can be found Agricultural land extending to 9.04 Acres (3.6ha). The land provides excellent Equestrian potential and is suited also to those with hobby farming interests.

Lane Head must be viewed to appreciate the excellent accommodation and potential that is offered with this rare property.


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01 November 2016

Nearest stations

  • Wennington (1.4 mi)
  • Bentham (3.0 mi)
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Armitstead Barnett, Kendal

19 Kirkland, Kendal, LA9 5AF

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01539 304017 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Wennington (1.4 mi)
  • Bentham (3.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Armitstead Barnett, Kendal

19 Kirkland, Kendal, LA9 5AF

01539 304017 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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