For sale: Elm Lodge, Ravenstonedale, Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria, CA17 4NQ
Guide Price £1,250,000
Summary: Absolutely stunning "Country Gentleman's" residential Estate. Magnificent period house, extensive range of outbuildings, manége, paddocks, woodland, five reception rooms, study, utility, sun lounge, nine bedrooms about 15.44 acres (6.25 hectares). Energy Rating 'E'.
Absolutely stunning "Country Gentleman's" residential Estate. Magnificent period house, extensive range of outbuildings, manége, paddocks, woodland, five reception rooms, study, utility, sun lounge, nine bedrooms about 15.44 acres (6.25 hectares). Energy Rating 'E'.
Originating from 1895 with later Edwardian extension.
Wealth of quality woodwork, panelling, Arts & Crafts features, stained glass windows.
Excellent central location in the village with local services and amenities.
Few minutes drive to Kirkby Stephen. M6, junction 38, ten minutes.
Imposing entrance hall, morning room, sun lounge, billiards room, drawing room, dining room, office/study, utility, large kitchen/breakfast room.
First floor; seven double bedrooms, two bathrooms, shower room. Second floor, two double bedrooms, store room.
Large cellars including workshop.
All windows double glazed
Extensive range of outbuildings; garages, stables, greenhouse, potting shed. Paddock, manége and woodland. Majestic lawned gardens and grounds.
Suitable for alternative uses, subject to planning permission.
From junction 38 of the M6 at Tebay, follow the signs to Kirkby Stephen, the A685.
After approximately six miles, having passed Newbiggin-on-Lune on the right, take the first turn into Ravenstonedale on the right. Follow the road towards the Kings Head Hotel, and turn right in front of the hotel and follow the lane around to the left and the entrance gate to Elm Lodge is on the right.
Impressive Victorian gate stoops, a gravelled drive leads to a large turning sweep at the front of the house.
Approaching from Kirkby Stephen, follow the signs to the M6, after descending the hill towards Ravenstonedale, take the first turn into the village, bear left before the church. The former Ravenstonedale Primary School is on the right, turn right and the gates to Elm Lodge are on the left.
There is a rear access drive.
Elm Lodge is situated in a central position in this popular village, opposite St Oswalds Church, and between the Kings Head Hotel and The Black Swan.
The precise location and extent are shown edged red on the Sale Plan.
|Entrance Porch:||9'2" x 7'2" (2.8m x 2.18m). External oak door with stained glass windows, original patterned floor tiles, walls wood panelled, ornate ceiling, stained glass window. Pedestal table on wall with marble top.|
|Hall:||18'8" x 11'10" (5.7m x 3.6m). Part wood panelled. Ornate ceiling. Pedestal table on wall with marble top. Central heating radiators. Understairs cupboard.|
|Morning Room:||16'9" x 14'8" (5.1m x 4.47m). (Blue Room) Central heating radiator. Large bay window and side window, double glazed. Multi fuel stove set in wood/marble fireplace with tiled hearth. Ornate ceiling rose and cornice. French doors leading to Sun Lounge.|
|Sun Lounge:||22'1" x 10' (6.73m x 3.05m). Two central heating radiators. Tiled floor. Timber construction. Small stained glass windows. Door to gardens.|
|Billiards Room:||16'9" x 21'4" (5.1m x 6.5m). Central heating radiator. Bay window overlooking lawn and gardens. Side window/doors into Sun Lounge, set in an arched frame. Marble open fire surround. Ornate ceiling and light rose.|
|Drawing Room:||21'5" x 16'9" (6.53m x 5.1m). Two central heating radiators. Arched double glazed window overlooking lawns and gardens. Wood panelled walls. Ornate ceiling. Multi fuel stove set in marble and brass fire surround, marble hearth and brass hearth rail. Alcoves either side of fireplace.|
|Cloakroom:||10' x 7'10" (3.05m x 2.39m). Heating pipe. Walls half tiled with original pattern tiles, as is the floor. Window overlooking drive and gardens. Circular wash hand basin set in a cupboard with marble top.|
|W.C:||7'10" x 3'1" (2.39m x 0.94m). Small stained glass window. Antique W.C. with water tank, set in wood box.|
|Inner Hall:||16'7" x 4'1" (5.05m x 1.24m). Wood panelled walls and ceiling.|
|Office:||9'10" x 6'11" (3m x 2.1m). Central heating radiator. Window to garden and drive. Half panelled walls. Half leaded glazed door to Inner Hall.|
|Dining Room:||26' x 16'10" (7.92m x 5.13m). Two central heating radiators. Wood flooring. Wood panel walls. Two mullioned lead glazed windows, overlooking lawns. Large stone open fire. Alcoves either side.|
|Second Stairs Hallway:||12'10" x 6'8" (3.91m x 2.03m). Central heating radiator. Set of stairs to First Floor. Door to Porch.|
|Porch:||8'2" x 3'10" (2.5m x 1.17m). Door to driveway and internally to cellar. Stained glass window on door and above door.|
|Study:||15'8" x 8' (4.78m x 2.44m). Central heating radiators. Arched marble fireplace. Double glazed window. Built-in cupboards. Ornate ceiling rose and cornices.|
|Kitchen/Breakfast Room:||32'7" x 15'3" (9.93m x 4.65m). Fitted base and wall units. Wood vaulted ceiling. Three central heating radiators. Four windows with slate sills.|
|Larder:||7'10" x 6'11" (2.39m x 2.1m). Built-in storage cupboards. Worktop. Window to Utility.|
|Pantry:||7'7" x 6'11" (2.31m x 2.1m). Mullioned leaded window. Stone shelf. Shelving.|
|Utility Room:||18'7" x 8'2" (5.66m x 2.5m). Central heating radiator. Tiled floor. Half tiled walls. Fitted base and wall units. Belfast sink.|
|Boot Room:||8'2" x 6'11" (2.5m x 2.1m). Mullioned lead window. Tiled floor.|
|Boiler Room:||10'2" x 8'2" (3.1m x 2.5m). Tiled floor. Mullioned leaded window. Oil boiler.|
|Second Toilet:||4'11" x 2'8" (1.5m x 0.81m). W.C. and wash hand basin. Tiled floor.|
|FIRST FLOOR|| |
|Main Stairs:|| Wooden staircase with large stained glass window on the half landing.|
|Landing:||16'9" x 10'4" (5.1m x 3.15m). Central heating radiator. Ornate ceiling.|
|Bedroom No 1:||17' x 14'8" (5.18m x 4.47m). Two central heating radiators. Cast iron fireplace with tiled hearth. Built-in cupboard. Two windows overlooking gardens and terrace. Ornate ceiling.|
|Dressing Room:||9'2" x 6'6" (2.8m x 1.98m). Central heating radiator. Mullioned window with window seat.|
|Bedroom No 2:||16'9" x 14'5" (5.1m x 4.4m). Two central heating radiators. Large double glazed window, overlooking lawns and garden. Marble and cast iron fireplace with tiled hearth. Ornate ceiling. Built-in cupboard.|
|Bedroom No 3:||20'9" x 17'1" (6.32m x 5.2m). Three central heating radiators. Large window overlooking lawns and the garden. Built-in cupboard. Marble and tiled fireplace.|
|Nursery/Dressing Room:||11'6" x 6'4" (3.5m x 1.93m). Window. Ornate ceiling.|
|W.C:||6'2" x 3'7" (1.88m x 1.1m). Window. Floral Victorian W.C.|
|House Bathroom:||11'10" x 10'10" (3.6m x 3.3m). Central heating radiator. Panelled bath. Shower. Pedestal wash hand basin. Central heated towel rail. Airing cupboard.|
|Hallway:||34'5" x 4'5" (10.5m x 1.35m). |
|Bedroom No 4:||17' x 13'8" (5.18m x 4.17m). Central heating radiator. Leaded window overlooking lawn and gardens. Adjoining door to Bedroom No 3.|
|Bathroom No 2:||8'10" x 5'3" (2.7m x 1.6m). Central heating towel rail. Wash hand basin set in a cupboard with marble top. Original wall tiles and deep Victorian cast iron bath with roll top and wooden surround. Mirrored wall.|
|Second Hallway:||23'7" x 4'7" (7.19m x 1.4m). Central heating radiator. Mullioned leaded window.|
|Bedroom No 5:||13'5" x 12'9" (4.1m x 3.89m). Central heating radiator. Mullioned leaded window. Wooden wall unit with tiled fireplace inset. Views to lawns and garden.|
|Bedroom No 6:||12'10" x 9'10" (3.91m x 3m). Central heating radiator. Mullioned leaded windows, views of lawn and gardens.|
|Bedroom No 7:||17'10" x 16'7" (5.44m x 5.05m). Two central heating radiators. Mullioned leaded window and corner window. Tiled fireplace.|
|Second Staircase:|| Servants Quarters. Staircase leads from ground floor to second floor. Windows to garden and drive on the half landing.|
|Shower Room:||8'10" x 6'1" (2.7m x 1.85m). Located on the First Floor Landing. W.C., wash hand basin in cupboard unit. Double glazed window. Shower cubicle with electric shower.|
|SECOND FLOOR|| |
|Second Floor Landing:||7'3" x 6'11" (2.2m x 2.1m). Central heating radiator.|
|Bedroom No 8:||17'9" x 13'9" (5.4m x 4.2m). Central heating radiator. Window overlooking front lawn and garden. Exposed beams. Cast iron fireplace.|
|Bedroom No 9:||15'9" x 9' (4.8m x 2.74m). Central heating radiator. Double glazed window overlooking garden and paddocks. Exposed beams.|
|Attic Storage:||16'1" x 11'11" (4.9m x 3.63m). Steps to store from Second Floor Landing.|
|Cellars:|| Leading from the Inner Hall, stairs lead down to|
|Cellar Room No 1:||7'1" x 7'1" (2.16m x 2.16m). |
|Cellar Room No 2:||9'7" x 6'7" (2.92m x 2m). Stone benches.|
|Cellar Room No 3:||9'5" x 7'9" (2.87m x 2.36m). Stone shelving.|
|Cellar Hallway:||23'11" x 3'11" (7.3m x 1.2m). |
|Workshop:||20'6" x 16'10" (6.25m x 5.13m). Stone table and benches. Window.|
|Garage Block:||24'8" x 12'8" (7.52m x 3.86m). Stone and double pitched slate roof. Concrete floor. Two windows.|
|Open Garage/Car Port:||29'6" x 17'9" (9m x 5.4m). Stone and block construction. Metal roof. Tarmac floor. Window.|
|Stable Block No 1:|| Stone under slate stable block comprising four stables, ancillary tack room/storage area, including open fronted storage area:|
|Garage/Store:||15'1" x 10'7" (4.6m x 3.23m). Mezzanine storage.|
|Garage/Store:||15'1" x 10'7" (4.6m x 3.23m). Mezzanine storage.|
|Stable 1:||15'1" x 10'3" (4.6m x 3.12m). |
|Stable 2:||15'1" x 10'6" (4.6m x 3.2m). |
|Stable 3:||13'3" x 10'1" (4.04m x 3.07m). |
|Workshop/Tack Room:||12'2" x 10'4" (3.7m x 3.15m). Insulated.|
|Open Garage/Store:||27'11" x 18'6" (8.5m x 5.64m). |
|Open Store:||32'10" x 16'5" (10m x 5m). |
|Greenhouse:||30'3" x 11'11" (9.22m x 3.63m). Constructed of a brick base and side walls, with wooden frame and glass.|
|Potting Shed/Feed and Rug Room:|| Stone constructions under a slate roof with three windows. Directly attached to Stable Block 2.|
|Room No 1:||21'6" x 11'10" (6.55m x 3.6m). |
|Room No 2:||17'1" x 6'8" (5.2m x 2.03m). |
|Room No 3:||7'7" x 6'8" (2.31m x 2.03m). |
|Stable Block 2:|| Opens onto large concrete yard, linked directly onto three paddocks:|
|Stable 1:||13'1" x 9'8" (3.99m x 2.95m). |
|Stable 2:||13'4" x 11'1" (4.06m x 3.38m). |
|Stable 3:||13' x 9'7" (3.96m x 2.92m). |
|Store:||14'11" x 10'1" (4.55m x 3.07m). |
|Open Front Store:||8'6" x 6'5" (2.6m x 1.96m). |
|Manége:|| Sub-angular sand, enclosed 16m x 25m.|
|Field Shelter:|| Open fronted, stone under metal roof.|
GARDENS AND GROUNDS
The gardens comprise a fine array of shrubs,
Azaleas, Rhododendrons, Acers, hard and softwood trees, a path leading to the lane. Terrace with stone paths. Croquet lawn.
Walled kitchen garden laid to lawns with covered pond, fruit and willow trees, established shrubbery and greenhouse.
Decking with barbeque area overlooking the paddocks.
Four separate paddocks, three adjoining stable block no.2.
The woodland is not in a management plan.
The mature woodland surrounds Elm Lodge comprising a wide variety of hard and soft wood trees and has a high amenity value.
Elm Lodge has a secluded feel whilst still being at the heart of the village.
Mains water and three phase electricity.
Private septic tank drainage system within the curtilage.
Oil fired central heating.