Midtown House, Motherby, Penrith, Cumbria


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  • Bedrooms: 3
A delightful grade 2 listed property

17th century, grade II listed house with character

Approximately one acre of gardens and paddock

Three/Four bedrooms, the master having its own suite,

Two/Three receptions.

Oil central heating

Wonderful views of the Lake District fells.

Attached barn 46' x 16' Ideal for conversion. (Subject to Planning).

Engery rating exempt

No Chain. A delightful 3/4 bedroom, grade 2 listed property dating back to the 17th century, with approximately one acre of land and an attached barn, 46' x 16', ideal for conversion (Subject to Planning). Situated on the fringes of the Lake District, within the attractive village of Motherby, the house has flower gardens, a vegetable garden and a paddock of 0.7acre. Surrounding views of the Lake District fells including Blencathra. The property has much character and charm and has substantial accommodation over two floors. The ground floor offers a kitchen/breakfast room, lounge, dining room and a study/bedroom 4. From the hall there are three stairs to the master suite which has a landing area, master bedroom and en-suite. The main turning staircase from the hall leads to the first floor which offers two further bedrooms and the main bathroom. The property is warmed by Oil central heating and two wood burning stoves.

Motherby is an attractive rural community located on the fringes of the Lake District National Park. It is well placed for access via the A66, to both Penrith (7 miles) and Keswick (11 miles), the M6 and West Coast Main Line station at Penrith. Greystoke and Penruddock are the nearest large villages which are a few minute's drive. Here are primary schools, inns including the Herdwick Inn and the Birds' Bistro, a shop/P.O

Hall Double radiator.

Dining Room15'6" x 13'7" (4.72m x 4.14m). Windows to the front and rear with secondary glazing. Double radiator. Storage and cloaks cupboard with lighting. Loft access.

Kitchen Breakfast Room14'7" x 10'4" (4.45m x 3.15m). Wall and base units with roll top surfaces over. Single sink and drainer. Space for appliances. Plumbing for washing machine. Three windows and a double radiator.

Living Room17'8"x 15'7" (5.38mx 4.75m). Feature Severn Multi fuel burner set within a stone fireplace. Mullioned windows to the front and a double radiator. Exposed oak beams.

Study (or possible fourth bedroom)15'2" x 10'4" (4.62m x 3.15m). Wood burning stove. Window to the front with secondary glazing. Double radiator.

Inner Hall Half stairs to the Master suite and a turning stair case to the first floor. Radiator and window to the rear with secondary glazing.

Master Suite Three steps leading to a half landing area having a large Velux window and a further window to the rear. Storage heater and space for furniture.

Master Bedroom14'4" x 13'11" (4.37m x 4.24m). Two windows to the front with secondary glazing. Pedestal wash hand basin. Radiator and a storage heater. Loft access.

En-Suite10'10" x 5'4" (3.3m x 1.63m). Three piece suite comprising a panelled bath. WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Shower. Window to the rear with secondary glazing. Large Velux window.

Bedroom Two15'6" x 10'7" (4.72m x 3.23m). Two windows to the front with secondary glazing. Radiator.

Second Landing Double radiator and loft access.

Bedroom Three15'9" x 9'9" (4.8m x 2.97m). Window to the front with secondary glazing. Radiator. Loft hatch.

Bathroom7'7" x 8'3" (2.31m x 2.51m). Panelled bath. WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Airing cupboard with water cylinder. Sash window to the front with secondary glazing.

Outside Extensive land approximately one acre incorporating gardens and a paddock. The front and rear gardens have well stocked flower beds. A separate large vegetable plot adjoins the driveway which sweeps around to the barn entrance. Superb views over the fells, including Blencathra and surrounding fells.

Note EPC Exempt

Barn46'1" x 16'0" (14.05m x 4.88m). A good size barn, currently used as garage, storage and a workshop, which would make a fantastic two storey dwelling (Subject to planning). The barn is attached to the house side ways on. Two full height wooden opening doors. A door to the rear of the barn, power and lighting.

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