For sale: Gilpin Green Barn, Crosthwaite, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 8HX
Summary: A detached Lakeland stone barn converted in the mid-1980's to form a substantial 4 bedroom family home. Arranged over two levels. Fabulous south facing conservatory with countryside views. Gardens and parking for 4 vehicles. Close to the primary school in the centre of the village. Energy Rating E.
|Address||Gilpin Green Barn|
A detached Lakeland stone barn converted in the mid-1980's to form a substantial 4 bedroom family home. Arranged over two levels. Fabulous south facing conservatory with countryside views. Gardens and parking for 4 vehicles. Close to the primary school in the centre of the village. Energy Rating E.
This four bedroom detached lakeland stone barn was converted to form a dwelling during the mid-1980's by the current owners. The accommodation has been imaginitively laid out to provide a fabulous family home, arranged in an upside down fashion to take full advantage of the surrounding countryside views. There are fantastic vaulted ceilings in the upstairs to create light and bright living space. The most recent addition to the property is the lovely sunroom at the rear. There is also a balcony which overlooks the garden.
The rear gardens enjoy a sunny southerly aspect and provide a real highlight to this property. There is a garage which has been split into three areas to provide a storage workshop space, cycle storage and office.
The driveway provides off-road parking for four vehicles.
Detached Lakeland stone barn conversion
Offering a family home of character
With vaulted ceilings, oak lintels and beams
Fantastic Lakeland village setting
Close to the village school
Enjoys beautiful rural aspect
Conveniently located for nearby Kendal
with its full range of shops and amenities
The A590 is also within easy reach
Accessible for the Lakes and fells
Early inspection recommended
From Kendal town centre, head up Allhallows Lane into Beast Banks and continue out of the town heading across the bridge over Kendal bypass. Continue down the series of bends passing through Underbarrow. Continue along this road until you reach the village of Crosthwaite. You will pass the village school continue heading out of the village passing the right turn signposted Starnthwaite. Gilpin Green Barn can be found a little way on on the left hand side. You will be looking out for a lakeland stone barn which is set at right angles to the road.
Ideally located for Crosthwaite, with a range of local facilities, including a Primary School, Inn, Village Hall, recreation ground and Church.
The market town of Kendal is about 5 miles east, Bowness-on-Windermere 4 miles north west and M6, Junction 36 about 15 minutes drive.
|Entrance Hall:||10' x 9'2" (3.05m x 2.8m). Green slate floor. Double cloak cupboard and shelved cupboard.|
|Utility Room:`||12'1" x 4'6" (3.68m x 1.37m). with Grant oil fired boiler. Single drainer stainless steel sink unit with mixer taps. Plumbing for automatic washing machine.|
|Snug:||13'9" x 8'8" (4.2m x 2.64m). with a parquet floor. TV aerial point. Single panelled central heating radiator.|
|Studio:||10'4" x 11'6" (3.15m x 3.5m). A lovely sunny room enjoying a southerly aspect. Tiled floor. Built-in desk unit with cupboards and shelving. Double panelled central heating radiator.|
|Inner Hallway:|| Green slate floor. Double panelled central heating radiator.|
|Bedroom No.1:||15'9" x 10'11" (4.8m x 3.33m). A double room with single panelled central heating radiator. Enjoying a dual aspect towards the garden and open countryside|
|Shower Room:||6'2" x 6'4" (1.88m x 1.93m). with white three piece suite comprising w.c., wash basin and fully tiled shower cubicle with Aqualisa shower. Tiled walls and floor. Chrome towel radiator. Extractor fan.|
|Upper Hallway:|| With feature floor to ceiling window originally the doorway into the barn|
|Bedroom No.2:||12'10" x 9'3" (3.91m x 2.82m). A double room with single panelled central heating radiator. Triple built-in wardrobe. Under floor storage space. Spot-lighting to the ceiling.|
|Bedroom No.3:||9'8" x 9'1" (2.95m x 2.77m). A single room with single panelled central heating radiator.|
|Kitchen:||8'4" x 9'10" (2.54m x 3m). with a range of pale grey fronted wall and base cupboards inforporating 1.5 bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer taps in a tiled splash back. Indesit four ring ceramic hob with extractor hood over and Neff electric oven. Plumbing for dishwasher. Integral fridge.|
|Dining Area:||10'8" x 12'4" (3.25m x 3.76m). with a vaulted ceiling and exposed beams. Wooden floor. Double panelled central heating radiator.|
|Lounge:||21'1" x 13'9" (6.43m x 4.2m). A spacious and sunny room with fireplace for open fire and limestone lintel. Polished rough hewn slate hearth and built-in shelving. TV aerial point. Vaulted ceiling and exposed beams. Two double panelled central heating radiators.|
|Sun Room:||10'11" x 12'3" (3.33m x 3.73m). Having a vaulted ceiling with full length double glazed windows and a superb open aspect. Wooden floor. Central heating radiator. A fantastic space.|
|Balcony:|| Overlooks the rear garden.|
|Master Bedroom 4 :||20'11" x 10'7" (6.38m x 3.23m). A large bedroom with feature recess and oak lintel. Two double glazed Velux windows and windows to front and rear elevation. Built-in wardrobe. Double panelled central heating radiator.|
|Bathroom:||7'9" x 5'6" (2.36m x 1.68m). with w.c., wash basin with a mixer tap over. Panelled bath in a tiled surround with shower over the bath run from the hot water supply. Chrome towel radiator.|
|Garage (Room No.1):||11'8" x 8'9" (3.56m x 2.67m). The garage has been split by a partition stud wall and door and provides two rooms. Room No.1 is general storage space.|
|Garage (Room No.2)||16'6" x 9'5" (5.03m x 2.87m). with two Heatstore electric storage heaters. Double glazed Velux window. Storage shelving.|
|Office:||12'8" x 6'7" (3.86m x 2m). with Heastore economy 7 heater. Lovely open aspect to the rear. Fluorescent lighting and shelving.|
GARDEN: The gardens are extensive, laid to lawn with lovely flower beds, ornamental pond, summerhouse and raised beds. Sunny seating area. This garden enjoys a southerly aspect with far reaching views.
Flagged pathway leads down the side of the property.
The front garden is laid for ease of maintenance with well-established rockery and fabulous Magnolia tree.
PARKING: For four vehicles.
Mains electricity and water are connected to the property. Septic tank drainage. Oil fired central heating.