7 bedroom detached house for sale

Inkerman Terrace, Whitehaven, Cumbria

Guide Price £450,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A substantial detached house overlooking the historic coastal town of Whitehaven
  • Including a main residence and two furnished apartments which provide respectable letting income
  • Main house providing two large reception rooms with generous kitchen, conservatory and utility
  • Four bedrooms with en-suite, family bathroom and separate shower room.
  • Beautiful, secluded gardens which offer views over the town to the marina
  • Twin entrance private drive with electric gates plus separate access for the apartments

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Sitting in a secluded, elevated position above the historic Georgian town of Whitehaven, Ghyll Bank House offers a perfect blend of benefits which will appeal to a wide range of buyers. The detached property comprises of a main residence and two separate apartments which are currently let on a shorthold tenancy providing useful levels of income, each with their own access. The generous four bedroom main property includes two generous reception rooms, a conservatory plus beautiful, secluded gardens which afford lovely views out over the town and towards the Marina.

The main residence includes a reception hall, enlarged living room with bay window and feature arch, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, conservatory, utility room, ground floor WC, first floor landing, four bedrooms, one with en-suite plus family bathroom, separate shower room and useful study room

Flat 1 includes a kitchen/dining room, inner hall, living room, double bedroom, bathroom and parking

Flat 2 includes a ground floor entrance, stairs to first floor landing, kitchen/dining room, living room, bedroom one with en-suite, second bedroom, bathroom and parking.

The property sits in a wonderful elevated, private position which overlooks the town and marina. A private drive with electric gates leads from Inkerman Terrace up through mature trees to a generous parking area and access to a useful garage style store. There is a separate vehicular service entrance to the rear also with electrically operated gates enabling a drive-in drive-out approach if desired. To the front of the property is a raised seating area which offers a wonderful place to watch the sun set.

The main gardens are to the side and rear of the property and are generous in size, blending formal lawns with wooded areas, perfect for little feet to adventure! There is a Wendy house, a garden storeroom with verandah. There is potential for further development within the gardens (subject to planning) if this would be beneficial to a buyer.

The historic Georgian town of Whitehaven is full of interesting sights having been a bustling port in the 17/18th centuries, exporting locally mined coal. Through the Jefferson family, the town also has important historical links to the importing of liqueur and the Rum Story museum which was also featured in the 'Miss Potter' film is well worth a visit as is the Beacon museum by the marina and the Haig mining museum. There are plenty of opportunities to shop and eat in the town both in the centre and around the marina.

There are numerous schools including two senior schools, St Benedict's Catholic school and the Whitehaven Academy. Whitehaven also boasts a swimming pool, sports centre and hospital.
If that weren't enough, Whitehaven is an ideal centre for access to the Western Lake District, with the delights of Loweswater, Ennerdale and Wastwater being only a short drive away.


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18 October 2016

Nearest stations

  • Corkickle (0.3 mi)
  • Whitehaven (1.0 mi)
  • Parton (2.1 mi)
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39a Station Street, Cockermouth, CA13 9QW

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Nearest stations

  • Corkickle (0.3 mi)
  • Whitehaven (1.0 mi)
  • Parton (2.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Purple Diamond, Cockermouth

39a Station Street, Cockermouth, CA13 9QW

01900 390017 Local call rate

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