5 of the best country homes for sale in and around the Lake District
PUBLISHED: 00:00 15 January 2017
These stunning properties are all in picturesque locations.
Thwaite End Farm, Bolton le Sands, Carnforth
An impressive Grade II listed five bedroom farmhouse dating from 1687, has approximately seven acres of land, stable block and equestrian manège. Additionally, there is a detached two bedroom cottage and static caravan. Internally, the updated farmhouse is beautifully presented and includes exposed beams, three reception rooms, fitted kitchen, utility, five bedrooms (four en-suite) and a generous two roomed attic space. Outside there is a double garage, parking, patio and gardens.
Contact: Arnold Greenwood, www.arnoldgreenwood.co.uk/estate-agents, 01539 733383
Norwood House, High Casterton
This detached house, circa early 1800s, has a wealth of attractive period features. It features glazed sun room, reception hall, elegant sitting room, dining room, family kitchen with Aga, ancillaries and cellars including a sauna, five bedrooms (one en-suite) and house bathroom. The property also benefits from a double garage, plenty of parking, an open air heated outdoor swimming pool and well-kept gardens with lovely views. There is also a charming detached two bedroom cottage with private parking and small garden area.
Contact: Davis & Bowring, Kirkby Lonsdale, 015242 74445, www.davis-bowring.co.uk
Hutton Park House, New Hutton, Kendal
Hutton Park House is situated in an idyllic two acre site within a small settlement. The attractive double fronted property is set against a beautiful backdrop of the impressive Howgill range and internally has a variety of original and contemporary features. A stylish five bedroom home, outside there is an enclosed paddock, enclosed courtyard which offers ample off road parking and a double garage with home office and study area above.
Contact: Fine & Country Lakes & North Lancs, 01539 733500, www.fineandcountry.com
Millness House, Crooklands, Milnthorpe, Cumbria
A very fine and elegant country house, the property has been comprehensively refurbished to create a family home with lovely, good sized gardens. Set in a rural location with excellent views, Millness House also has a large workshop/garage and ample parking. Convenient for Kendal, Milnthorpe, Kirkby Lonsdale and the Lake District.
Michael CL Hodgson, 01539 739592, www.michael-cl-hodgson.co.uk
Carter Road, Grange-Over-Sands
Fully renovated throughout in contemporary and neutral styling, this is an immaculate detached family home. It has been extended to the rear with a conservatory off the kitchen, creating a very useable additional living space. There are three large double bedrooms all with bay views, bathroom and ground floor shower room. Landscaped gardens to front and rear.
Contact: Poole Townsend, 015395 33316, www.pooletownsend.co.uk