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Moorhouse, Carlisle, CA5

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Added on 16/10/2020
PFK, Carlisle
Farm House

Key features

  • Grade II listed detached farmhouse and barn
  • Potential building plot to side (STPP)
  • Large gardens to the rear
  • Village location
  • Renovation project
  • EPC Rating E

Property description

Tenure: Freehold

Set in the heart of the village, this grade II listed detached former farmhouse with attached barn and additional substantial stone barn benefits from large gardens to both the side and the rear. A wonderful development opportunity, the main house and attached barn would make a significant detached family home. The additional barn has potential for use for storage, workshop and parking or development into an additional dwelling. The side garden also has potential as a building plot.  Buyers are advised to seek independent advice on all building and planning issues, before committing to purchase. PFK offers a separate planning and development service which can offer advice to prospective purchasers on .

Moorhouse is conveniently located approximately six miles west of Carlisle with easy access to the northern city by-pass for junction 44 of the M6 motorway, Burgh Marsh and the Solway Coast which is well known for its migrating birdlife and also the Lake District National Park, the beaches and coastal areas of West Cumbria. Carlisle is within a short driving distance where there are a generous range of social, leisure and retail opportunities available.

Mains electricity, water and drainage. Oil-fired central heating. Telephone and broadband connections installed subject to BT regulations. Please note the mention of any appliances/services within these particulars does not imply that they are in full and efficient working order.

Leave Carlisle heading west on Castle Way. Take the third exit at the roundabout on to B5307. Continue along Newtown Road on to Moorhouse Road. At the roundabout take the exit signposted for Kirkbride and continue on for approximately two miles. When entering the village of Moorhouse the property is on the left-hand before the bend in the road.


Entrance Hall

The property is accessed via entrance door leading into the entrance hall with sandstone flagged flooring and radiator.

Reception Room 1

4.58m x 4.9m (15' 0" x 16' 1") Featuring a traditional sash window to the front elevation, fireplace with tiled surround, radiator and doors to second reception room and inner hall.

Reception Room 2

4.17m x 4.92m (13' 8" x 16' 2") Traditional front aspect sash window, fireplace with tiled surround. Radiator.

Kitchen Diner

5.36m x 4.95m (17' 7" x 16' 3") A newly fitted floor-standing Worcester Bosch boiler and radiator. Cupboard to the side of the chimney recess. Sash windows to the rear and side elevations. Plumbing for white goods.

Inner Hallway

With open balustrade staircase leading to the first floor, radiator, understairs cupboard and door to the bathroom.


3.72m x 2.85m (12' 2" x 9' 4") Fitted with a WC, plumbing for a bath and wash hand basin. Radiator and single glazed window to the rear aspect.

First Floor Landing

Half landing with single glazed window overlooking the rear garden. First floor landing has doors to all first floor accommodation.

Bedroom 1

5.49m x 5.35m (18' 0" x 17' 7") A rear aspect double bedroom with traditional sash windows to side and rear elevations and fireplace with tiled surround.

Bedroom 2

4.91m x 4.59m (16' 1" x 15' 1") A front aspect double bedroom with sash window and radiator.

Bedroom 3

4.91m x 4.22m (16' 1" x 13' 10") A further double bedroom with front aspect sash window. Radiator and built-in cupboard in chimney recess.

Bedroom 4

4.09m x 2.85m (13' 5" x 9' 4") A double bedroom with single glazed window to the rear elevation. Radiator and loft access via hatch.

Gardens and Parking

An access gate leads to a courtyard area providing ample off-street parking and access to the outbuildings. The gardens are generously sized and mainly laid to lawn, bordered by walls, fencing and mature hedging and extend from the front, around the side and to the rear of the property. The side garden area has potential for a building plot subject to the relevant consents. The oil tank is situated to the rear of the property.


Barn - a traditionally built double-storey barn with access door and high roof. Potential to develop subject to the necessary consents.

Attached Barn - 5.01m x 3.82m (16' 5" x 12' 6") A further barn, attached to the farmhouse. With flagstone flooring and stairs up to the first floor level. On the first floor is a single glazed window and exposed beams. Again plenty of potential for development subject to the necessary consents.

Brick Built Outbuilding
With two single glazed windows.


Referrals and Other Payments

PFK work with preferred providers for the delivery of certain services necessary for a house sale or purchase. Our providers price their products competitively, however you are under no obligation to use their services and may wish to compare them against other providers. Should you choose to utilise them PFK will receive a referral fee: Napthens, Bendles LLP, Scott Duff & Co Property Lawyers/Conveyancing Service - completion of a sale or purchase, PFK will receive a referral fee of £120 to £180 per transaction; Pollard & Scott/Independent Mortgage Advisors – arrangement of mortgage & other products/insurances, PFK will receive a referral fee - the average fee earned in 2019 was £212.71; ETSOS/EPC and Floorplan Providers - EPC and floorplan £66.00, EPC only £24.00, floorplan only £6.00. All figures quoted are inclusive of VAT.


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Moorhouse, Carlisle, CA5


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Dalston Station4.4 miles
  • Carlisle Station4.5 miles
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10 Devonshire Street, Carlisle, CA3 8LP

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