The Old Vicarage Thursby, Carlisle, CA5 6PF £560,000
The Old Vicarage Thursby, Carlisle, CA5 6PF£560,000
The Old Vicarage has recently been sympathetically renovated retaining its wealth of period features including sash windows, stained glass and decorative panelling, exposed wooden flooring, ornate fireplaces and cornicing, magnificent Georgian staircase to provide a superb family home
The Old Vicarage has recently been sympathetically renovated retaining its wealth of period features including sash windows, stained glass and decorative panelling, exposed wooden flooring, ornate fireplaces and cornicing, magnificent Georgian staircase to provide a superb family home. The property has been styled by an interior designer to provide pristine accommodation that can only be fully appreciated by an internal viewing.
The Georgian style Grade II Listed former Vicarage, which dates back to around 1428, sits in an elevated spacious plot with easily maintained gardens in the centre of the village.
The accommodation briefly comprises vestibule, entrance hall, drawing room, sitting room, dining room, kitchen with Rayburn, rear hallway and cloakroom. To the first floor are four bedrooms, en-suite to Master, and family bathroom. Attic bedroom with mezzanine level snug area.
The property is approached over a sweeping driveway providing ample parking/turning area in front of the detached garage. Generous lawned gardens, patio and orchard.
The accommodation briefly comprises -Vestibule
Door to entrance hall.
Spacious entrance hall with staircase to the first floor and doors to –
20' 0" x 16' 3" (6.10m x 4.95m) Overlooking the south facing garden. With original exposed flooring, two full height windows with shutters and window seats, marble fireplace, extensive range of panelling, dado rail and cornicing to ceiling.
19' 9" x 14' 6" (6.02m x 4.42m) Sash windows with window seat to the front elevation. Ornate fireplace, recessed bookshelves and doorway to the kitchen.
18' 3" x 16' 4" (5.56m x 4.98m) Marble fireplace, windows with shutters, exposed flooring, cornicing and ceiling rose.
13' 0" x 9' 0" (3.96m x 2.74m) Extensive range of fitted kitchen units by Schuller with granite worksurfaces and a
1.5 bowl sink unit. Oil fired Rayburn providing heating and domestic hot water. Bosch oven, halogen hob with extractor above, integrated fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Windows to rear and side elevations, door to rear hallway.
Doors to understairs cloaks cupboard, cloakroom/WC and door to the rear garden.
With window to the rear of the property, full height storage cupboard and doors to bedrooms and bathroom.
From the landing is a door to a steep staircase to the attic room that has been converted to a bedroom with a mezzanine sitting area.
23' 0" x 16' 0" (7.01m x 4.88m) Two sash windows with shutters to the front elevation, original ornate cast iron fireplace, coving and cornicing to ceiling.
18' 6" x 16' 6" (5.64m x 5.03m) Original decorative fireplace and full height sash window to the rear elevation with rural outlook over the graveyard.
15' 0" x 11' 5" (4.57m x 3.48m) Exposed original floorboards, fitted wardrobe, sash window with window seat to the front elevation. A foldaway door gives access to the en-suite shower room.
En-suite shower room
Three piece suite comprising shower, wash hand basin and WC.
13' 9" x 9' 3" (4.19m x 2.82m) Fitted wardrobe and sash window to the front elevation.
11' 0" x 9' 6" (3.35m x 2.90m) Free standing roll top bath with claw feet and shower attachment from the mixer taps. Shower cubicle, vanity unit and low level WC. Painted panelling to the side, coving to ceiling.
with mezzanine level Snug area.
Vaulted ceiling with magnificent exposed beams. Window to the side elevation, roof light, recessed spotlights.
OUTSIDE The property is approached over a sweeping driveway with gravelled parking and turning area immediately in front of the property. South facing lawned garden with mature trees and planting, patio areas and garage. To the side and rear of the garden is further gravelled parking and in front of the sandstone garage with Orchard to the side.
GARAGE With slate roof, double entrance doors and utility area to the rear with plumbing for washing machine.
Adjacent to the kitchen are two flagged patios screened by a sandstone wall with raised borders.
A wrought iron gate within sandstone wall leads to a further patio area and woodland style garden to the side overlooking the adjacent cemetery
Planning permission has been granted for a Conservatory/Garden Room. Planning Ref 2/2016/0602
COUNCIL TAX BAND F
SERVICES Mains water and electricity are connected.
Oil fired central heating.
VIEWING Cumbrian Properties ELA Ltd, 2 Lonsdale St, Carlisle. Tel 01228 599940
The ever popular village of Thursby, which lies 5 miles east of Carlisle, provides primary school, public house and church and has easy access to the Lake District National Park and the Solway Coast. Further amenities available in the nearby village of Dalston and the market town of Wigton.
4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, 3 Receptions