Heather Lea, Laversdale, Irthington, Carlisle, CA6 4PS
A very well presented and spacious three bedroom bungalow, located in an excellent position within easy reach of Brampton and Carlisle. The property enjoys generous living space inside and out, with the benefit of a lovely garden, range of useful outbuildings and land extending to approximately 0.63 Ha (1.55 acres) Views to Lake District mountains from the rear.
House: Porch, entrance hall, sitting room, living room, conservatory, kitchen/breakfast room, pantry/utility, three double bedrooms and a bathroom. There is also attic space.
Outside: Parking for many vehicles, storage shed, coal house, brick store, two large wooden sheds, large brick built workshop with tin sheet roof, two stables and a well maintained garden with lawns, mature flowering borders, fishpond and fruit trees.
Directions: Travelling south from Longtown on the A6071, the property is located on the right hand side of the main road immediately at the junction of the road leading down to Laversdale.
Situation: The property is located in a rural setting around five miles from the historic city of Carlisle within close proximity to major road links and Carlisle Lake District Airport. The market town of Brampton and the historic city of Carlisle are conveniently close by and there are a number of well-regarded schools in the area.
The Accommodation: Heather Lea is an attractive detached bungalow, built in 1961, which provides spacious and flexible living accommodation.
A useful enclosed porch opens directly into the welcoming kitchen/breakfast room, which boasts a range of fitted units, integrated appliances and views across to the fruit trees. Directly off the kitchen is the living room, which is used as a cosy second sitting room. The main sitting room is an excellent size, with a gas coal effect fire and large bay window that gives views of both the garden and to the Lake District mountains in the distance. Behind the kitchen is a useful pantry/utility room (there is scope to create a shower room here if so desired), and beyond this room is a lovely conservatory that enjoys the sun for much of the day and has direct access to the covered patio and garden. There are three double bedrooms, with the principal bedroom enjoying far reaching views via a large bay window, and a modern family bathroom comprising of electric shower over the bath and additional hand held shower attachment, WC and wash hand basin, and a deep linen cupboard. The attic is insulated and part boarded.
Outside there is a covered patio ideal for al fresco entertaining, well-maintained terraced garden with lawns, mature flowering borders and garden pond, greenhouses, fruit trees and ample off road parking.
Within the grounds there are two stables and brick-built stores, two large timber sheds and an excellent brick-built workshop with a tin roof, large windows to the southern elevation, a log burning stove, WC and store rooms off. The range of outbuildings and workshop provide useful storage space which could easily adapt to provide a work space or additional accommodation.
The land, extending to 1.55 acres, is in two stock proof field enclosures suitable for grazing. Two roadside access points.
Heather Lea offers a rare opportunity to purchase a property of this type in a desirable location with excellent communication links.