47 Shaw Wood Road, Near Thursby on A596, CARLISLE, Cumbria


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
QUIRKY DETACHED COTTAGE WITH PRIVATE WRAP AROUND GARDENS. Located on the A596, this immaculately presented, stone built ex-farm workers cottage has an abundance of character and is set in a substantial plot, offering privacy, but with easy access to Carlisle, Wigton and Thursby and a range of excellent amenities. The beautifully maintained country gardens offer an excellent range of flowers, trees and shrubs together with providing a home for the many varieties of birds enjoying the natural habitat.

Offering versatile accommodation with welcoming open plan living dining kitchen, study area, cosy lounge with multifuel stove, conservatory, bedroom and bathroom to the ground floor with a further two bedrooms to the first floor. The nearby village of Thursby has a school and public house with excellent public transport links into Carlisle city centre. Potential to extend the property also available, subject to the usual planning permissions. Viewing advised, please note the vendors may also consider a part exchange.


Ground Floor

Dining Kitchen

5.70m x 5.31m (18' 8" x 17' 5")

Accessed via external door. Fitted with a bespoke farmhouse pine kitchen with complementary work surfacing and splashbacks, incorporating composite sink and drainer unit with mixer tap. Plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, integrated Calor gas Rangemaster range cooker, with electric ovens and five ring gas hob and extractor over, breakfast bar seating area, tiled flooring. Open brickwork, feature beams and dual aspect windows.

The dining area has two radiators, window to front aspect, storage cupboard and additional study area.


3.92m x 3.77m (12' 10" x 12' 4")

Inset multifuel stove with hearth and mantel, window to side aspect, radiator, wall lights, door to conservatory.


3.07m x 1.98m (10' 1" x 6' 6")

Tiled flooring, radiator, French doors providing access to front garden.

Inner Hall

Door to rear, radiator, stairs to first floor.

Bedroom 1

3.47m x 2.80m (11' 5" x 9' 2")

Large fitted wardrobes providing hanging and shelving, window to side with open countryside views, radiator.


2.69m x 1.77m (8' 10" x 5' 10")

Fitted with three piece suite comprising panelled bath with electric shower over, and additional mains shower head connection, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC, heated towel rail, radiator, obscured window.

First Floor


Window to rear.

Bedroom 2

3.94m x 2.72m (12' 11" x 8' 11")

Original feature fireplace, storage cupboard, window to side offering open countryside views, radiator.

Bedroom 3

3.64m x 2.95m (11' 11" x 9' 8")

Wardrobes providing hanging and shelving, window to side with views over open countryside, radiator.


Gardens and Parking

Wraparound gardens to front, side and rear with two patio seating areas to the front with lawn and mature borders and a gravelled driveway leading to the detached garage providing offroad parking for four to five vehicles. To the side, the garden is laid to lawn and the easily maintained rear garden backs onto woodland, with terrace area, further patio seating area and two recent garden sheds.


6.00m x 2.91m (19' 8" x 9' 7")

Detached garage with up and over door, power and lighting.

Referral & Other Charges

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 Property Lawyers/Conveyancing Service - completion of a sale or purchase, PFK will receive a referral fee of £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 2018 was £226.32; 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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