Skip to content
Get brand editions for J.R Hopper & Co, Leyburn

Eden Bank, Vicarage Lane, Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria, CA17

Guide Price
Added on 15/01/2022
J.R Hopper & Co, Leyburn






Key features

  • Guide Price £750,000 - £800,000
  • Impressive, Detached Period Property
  • Perfect Location Close To Centre Of Town
  • Kitchen & Dining Room
  • Lounge With Fireplace & Superb Drawing Room
  • 5 Double Bedrooms & Large Unconverted Attic Space
  • Good Range Of Outbuildings & Garage
  • Ample Parking. Terraced Gardens To Riverside
  • 150 - 200 yards (approx.) River & Fishing Rights
  • Walled Kitchen Gardens & Panoramic Views To The Rear

Property description

Guide Price £750,000 - £800,000
Eden Bank is an exceptional property located in the centre of Kirkby Stephen. This detached home sits in a quiet, elevated location on the banks of the River Eden. Eden Bank dates back to the 1850's and was further extended in 1920, therefore offers both Victorian and Edwardian features throughout including high ceilings, decorative coving and generous proportioned rooms. The property has with the current owners since the late 1980's and has been their family home. The property remains in good condition with windows installed Feb 2021, further updates could be carried out and there is potential to create extra accommodation in the attic space if required.Internally this property offers spacious accommodation with a feeling of grandeur. On the ground floor is a rear conservatory/ entrance porch leading to the hall. There is a family kitchen with a fitted 'Middletons' kitchen and double doors to the dining room, there is a lounge with open fire and window overlooking the rear garden with long distance views. The cellars are currently used for storage and would make an ideal wine cellar as boasts the original stone shelving. There is a utility room and ground floor shower room. The drawing room is part of the 'extension' so is Edwardian in style with a open fire in oak surround, large windows and a patio doors out to the rear with superb views. Upstairs are five good double bedrooms, the house bathroom and a Jack and Jill en-suite to the master bedroom. Off the landing is a staircase leading up to the attic room, which remains unconverted but has 6 large Velux windows and could easily create extra accommodation if desired. The property enjoys panoramic views of open countryside and to Nine Standards in the distance.Outside, to the rear are walled cottage/ kitchen gardens. These have created low maintenance patio areas. There is a good range of outbuildings, including a log store, coal store, a good size tool shed and an integral garage. There is a gated, gravel parking area providing ample parking for several vehicles. To the front are formal terraced gardens with stone steps leading down to the riverbank and a woodland garden. Eden Bank owns 150- 200yard (approx.) of river and has fishing rights.Eden Bank is a superb family home set in such a truly splendid location being so close to the town centre yet having panoramic views over the open countryside.



3.56m x 2.13m

Stone flag flooring. Exposed stone wall. UPVC Door and windows out to the rear courtyard. Access to garage.


Quarry tiled flooring. Radiator. Window to the rear. Back door.


3.05m x 2.44m

Good size utility room. Quarry tiled floor. Stainless steel sink unit. Radiator. Sash window to rear porch.



4.57m x 3.96m

Stone steps down to the cellar. Split in to two rooms, one had traditional stone shelving and would make an ideal wine cellar.


4.57m x 3.45m

Good size family kitchen. Bespoke oak 'Middletons' kitchen. Built in electric double oven, hob and extractor hood. 1 1/2 bowl single drainer stainless sink. TV point. Window to the rear overlooking the kitchen garden. Double doors through to dining room.


4.57m x 3.96m

Bright dining room. Fitted carpet. Coved ceiling. Brick fireplace with gas fire. Window to the side and large bay to the front with long distance views over the river to Nine Standards in the distance.


Impressive, traditional hall. Original tiled flooring and fitted carpet. Coved ceiling and decorative archway. Turned staircase.


Quarry tiled floor. Coved ceiling. Inner glazed door. UPVC front door.


4.57m x 3.89m

Fitted carpet. Coved ceiling & plate rack. Fireplace housing open fire. Bay window with lovely, long distance views to the East.


2.3m x 2.06m

Ground floor shower room. Tiled flooring. Shower cubicle. WC. Wash basin. Radiator. Sliding sash window through to rear porch.


7.62m x 5.56m

1920's extension to main house. Enormous, Impressive reception room. Oak flooring. Coved ceiling. Oak plate rack. 4 Radiators. Built in alcove. Oak fireplace housing open fire. TV & telephone point. Window to North and large bay window to the front with panoramic views.



Turned staircase. Fitted carpet. Coved ceiling. Roof light with stained glass. Feature decorative archway. Radiator.


Store room off half landing. Radiator. Gas fired central heating boiler. Sliding sash window to the rear.


3.66m x 3.58m

Rear double bedroom. Fitted carpet. Radiator. Under stairs cupboard. Window to the rear with views over Church steeple.


4.57m x 3.66m

Front double bedroom. Fitted carpet. Radiator. Window to side and to the front with glorious views.


2.3m x 2.06m

Modern family bathroom. Vinyl flooring. Wash basin. WC. Bath with electric shower over. Window to the front.


4.57m x 3.66m

Front, double bedroom. Fitted carpet. Radiator. Small shelves cupboard. Window to the front with lovely long distance views.


Fitted carpet. Large airing cupboard. Loft access (extension only). Radiator. Steps up to a sitting area with pleasant views to the rear over the Eden Valley in the distance.


3.73m x 2m

Small, rear double bedroom. Fitted carpet. Radiator. Window to the rear.


5.49m x 5.49m

Very large master bedroom suite. Fitted carpet. Coved ceiling. Picture rail. 3 Radiators. Good range of fitted wardrobes. Windows to the front with panoramic views.


3.5m x 2.13m

Jack and Jill bathroom. Fitted carpet. Pink bathroom suite comprising bath, WC and wash basin. Radiator. Window to the front.



9.6m x 9.6m

Staircase up to large attic room with exposed roof timbers. This room has been fully boarded with insulation and is ready for conversion. There are six Velux windows to East and West.



Gated, gravel parking area provides ample parking for several vehicles.


5.49m x 2.74m

Integral garage. Concrete flooring. Window to the rear. Double timber doors. Personnel door in to rear porch.


Range of stone built outbuildings include a coal store, log store and good size tool shed.


Walled rear gardens. Kitchen garden with pathway down to coal store and garden gate out to Vicarage lane.


Formal, terraced gardens to the front. Private patio areas. Steps down to the riverside and woodland area. Superb views over the river to the fells in the distance. Access down each side of the house.


Eden Bank owns 150- 200 yards (approx.) of river and has fishing rights.



Energy Performance Certificates

Eden Bank, Vicarage Lane, Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria, CA17


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Kirkby Stephen Station1.6 miles
Check your mortgage affordability with Nationwide
Nationwide pays Rightmove a fee for each completed mortgage. It's up to you if you choose Nationwide, or a different lender, to suit your mortgage needs and circumstances.
Market information
See similar nearby properties
Get brand editions for J.R Hopper & Co, Leyburn

About the agent

J.R Hopper & Co, Leyburn

Central Chambers Market Place, Leyburn, DL8 5BD

"For Sales in the Dales"

J. R. Hopper & Co. are the Specialists in Yorkshire Dales Property and Business Transactions. This includes, Residential Sales, Letting, Auctions and property search. They also have a range of commercial property and businesses for sale and lease.

More properties from this agent

Industry affiliations

Stamp Duty calculator



These notes are private, only you can see them.

Staying secure when looking for property

Ensure you're up to date with our latest advice on how to avoid fraud or scams when looking for property online.

Visit our security centre to find out more

Disclaimer - Property reference JRH210051. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by J.R Hopper & Co, Leyburn. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

* This is the average speed from the provider with the fastest broadband package available on at this postcode. The average speed displayed is based on the download speeds of at least 50% of customers at peak time (8pm to 10pm). Fibre/cable services at the postcode are subject to availability and may differ between properties within a postcode. Speeds can be affected by a range of technical and environmental factors. The speed at the property may be lower than that listed above. You can check the estimated speed and confirm availability to a property prior to purchasing on the broadband provider's website. Providers may increase charges. The information is provided and maintained by Stickee Technology Limited.

Map data ©OpenStreetMap contributors.

Your search history

You have no recent searches.