5 bedroom town house for sale

West Green, Allonby

Sold STC £325,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Views
  • Waters edge
  • Sea/estuary views
  • Holiday let

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Delightful seaside residence within the Solway Coast AONB. 5/6 beds. 3/4 reception. Sun room. Study. 3 bath (1 ensuite). Superb west facing setting. Impressive sea views and the opportunity to enjoy fine sunsets over the Solway Firth. Convenient for the A595 and Lake District. Bassenthwaite Lake just 16 miles. Ideal second home/holiday let. 

Situation and description Boustead House is well located within Allonby, enjoying uninterrupted views across the green to the Solway Firth and Scotland. Allonby is a pleasant seaside village with an interesting and varied past, including some 400 years of Roman occupation which ended in the 5th century. Allonby has been associated with many things including its involvement in salt making, smuggling, ship breaking, weaving, horse riding and the fishing industry. 

The attractive coastline which incorporates Hadrian's Cycle Way the England coastal path system provides a wonderful playground for outdoor enthusiasts. Walkers, beachcombers and kite surfers are spoilt for choice. The Victorian seaside town of Silloth is eight miles to the north and it has a renowned links golf course. The region's capital, Carlisle, is some twenty-eight miles by car. Allonby has a good range of local amenities as does Silloth and Maryport just to the south. The harbour town of Maryport is well known for its impressive Georgian squares. 

Boustead House, thought to be a former sea captain's residence, is offered in good order. The property enjoys spacious and versatile accommodation with excellent living space and up to six good bedrooms, an ensuite, separate shower room and family bathroom. The property has a great deal of character and has the benefit of a manageable garden site and not forgetting the front line position providing expansive sea views. The property also has commercial potential having previously been a guest house. 

Sun Room 23'2 x 5'6 A very pleasant space enjoying a wonderful aspect across The Green to the Solway. Double glazed windows and double glazed French doors. Wall lights. Radiator. 

Vestibule Top-light. Coving. 

Open hall With stairs to rear. Door, steps to half cellar with light and power. Motor for central vacuum system. 

Sitting room 12'10 x 10'11 A charming room with attractive period fireplace having a living flame coal effect gas fire. Ceiling rose and coving. Wall lights. Sash window with shutters. Green and sea views. 

Living room 12'10 x 11'11 Feature fireplace. Coving. Ceiling rose. Wall lights. Sash window with shutters. Green and sea views. Radiator. Wide open arch into dining room. 

Dining room 12'10 x 11'6 Sash window with shutters to rear. Glazed door to rear garden. Coving. Ceiling rose. Built-in shelved cupboard. Two radiators. Picture light. 

Breakfast kitchen 14'10 x 8'0 Range of modern fitted base and wall units. Belfast sink with mixer tap and timber worktop. Breakfast bar. Radiator. Substantial Rangemaster cooker with five burner gas hob, double oven and grill. Matching cooker hood. Two windows to rear elevation. Glazed door to rear. Integral fridge and dishwasher. 

Utility 7'10 x 11'10 min Plumbing for automatic washing machine. Lobby, glazed door to rear. Access to cloakroom. 

Cloakroom 4'9 x 4'2 Two piece suite. Pedestal wash hand basin. WC. Part ceramic tiled walls. Ladder towel radiator. 

First floor  

Study 7'11 x 5'9 Radiator. Sash window. 

Shower room 7'6 x 4'7 White three piece suite. Shower cubicle. Pedestal wash hand basin. WC. Ceramic tiled walls. Ladder towel radiator. Extractor fan. Sash window. 

Main landing Period staircase from ground floor leading to second floor. Stained glass sash window. Radiator. 

Drawing room/bedroom 15'9 x 12'11 A pleasant room enjoying good natural light. Expansive views over The Green and Solway to Scotland. Two sash windows to front with shutters and a third to the side also with a shutter. Feature fireplace. Coving. Ceiling rose. Two radiators. 

Bedroom 12'11 x 12'0 Sash window with shutters and window seat to side. Feature fireplace. Coving. Wall lights. Radiator. 

Bedroom 12'10 x 11'8 Sash window with shutters. Fine open sea views. Coving. Ceiling rose. Feature fireplace. Radiator. Wall lights. 

Bathroom 12'10 x 7'10 Being of a good size and incorporating a white four piece suite. Freestanding slipper bath with shower mixer. Shower cubicle. WC. Pedestal wash hand basin. Part ceramic tiled walls. Ladder towel radiator. Shaver socket. Window to rear. 

Second floor Half landing. Wall lights. Large Velux skylight providing good natural light. Landing - vacuum point. 

Bedroom 16'7 into eaves x 13'1 to wardrobe fronts Sash window to side elevation providing a pleasant aspect over Allonby and the beach beyond. Two Velux skylights to the front elevation. Big sea views. Radiator. High ceiling with exposed beam. Reading lights. 

Ensuite 11'10 x 9'0 into eaves White three piece suite. Jacuzzi bath with mixer tap and shower over. Vanity wash hand basin with base cupboard. WC with concealed cistern. Range of fitted cupboards. Extractor fan. Velux skylight. Vanity light. Ladder radiator. Part ceramic tiled walls. Access to eaves storage area. 

Bedroom 12'8 into eaves x 11'9 Velux skylight. Big sea views. Exposed beams. Radiator. Wall lights. 

Bedroom 13'0 into eaves x 7'11 Rear facing. Velux skylight. Rural aspect. Radiator. Wall lights. 

Outside The property is set back from the road, accessed from a small lane beside a common green. Open paved forecourt with parking area for three cars. Inverted sleepers provide an interesting feature. To the side of this block paving leads to the rear and past a shillied garden with shrubs and to a larger paved area at the rear. This area has a fence and stone wall boundary. Bin store. Outside tap and power point. 

SERVICES Mains water, electricity, gas and drainage. Gas central heating. 

TENURE Freehold. Energy Performance Rating F 

 

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Nearest stations

  • Aspatria (4.0 mi)
  • Maryport (4.9 mi)
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7 Paternoster Row, Carlisle, CA3 8TT

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Nearest stations

  • Aspatria (4.0 mi)
  • Maryport (4.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Hayward Tod Associates, Carlisle

7 Paternoster Row, Carlisle, CA3 8TT

01228 738015 Local call rate

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