Study Quiet Rickerby, Carlisle, Cumbria CA3 9AA £285,000
Study Quiet Rickerby, Carlisle, Cumbria CA3 9AA£285,000
This unique Grade II listed property is the former lodge to Rickerby House. Originally built around 1835, it has been significantly extended and combines the very best of modern, contemporary living with distinctive period architecture.
The two-bedroomed, single-storey property offers a modern kitchen, open plan living space with bi-fold doors accessing a secluded patio and garden. The private entrance road links the property directly to the popular Rickerby Park with easy access to the city centre and local amenities.
Study Quiet has an exclusive and convenient position within the exclusive countryside hamlet of Rickerby. Benefitting from private access, it is situated just a few minutes walk from Rickerby Retreat spa and restaurant and the riverside walks and expanse of Rickerby Park.
It’s a short walk to Carlisle city centre with access to the West Coast Main Line and is extremely accessible to both the M6 and Carlisle Lake District Airport – uniquely combining country living with city recreational and retail amenities.
Built around 1835 as a gate lodge to Rickerby House, the property has undergone a superb, sympathetic renovation and has been significantly extended to provide a blend of period architecture and modern-day living.
The front and rear aspects feature stunning Doric-style columns. An automated entrance gate opens to private parking, spacious south-facing garden with mature woodland and all-weather patio area. The property is finished to a high specification with double glazing, underfloor heating throughout and high-speed broadband connection.Hallway
Entrance through a glazed wooden door, the hallway is tiled and benefits from natural light through a light tube. Full height airing and cloak cupboards with ladder access to loft storage.
6.95m x 5.13m max (22' 10" x 16' 10") Tiled floor with underfloor heating and floor to ceiling, double-glazed bifold doors with blinds opening to paved patio and private garden. Remote controlled, recessed gas fire led lighting and built-in storage pods with integrated desk. Storage room with CCTV controls.
4.8m x 2.4m (15' 9" x 7' 10") New modern kitchen with gloss units, quartz stone worktop and breakfast bar with stools. High-specification integrated appliances including double-deck fridge, gas hob and extractor, NEFF electric oven with slide and hide door, additional NEFF multifunction microwave/grill/oven, dishwasher and instant boiling water tap.
2.53m x 2.15m max (8' 4" x 7' 1") Gloss units with quartz stone worktop and integrated washing machine, tumble dryer, freezer, wine cooler and gas combi boiler. Wooden door access to mini bathroom (1.10m x 1.2m max), with toilet and sink, and wooden glazed door to outside.
3.88m x 3.15m min (12' 9" x 10' 4") Carpeted floors, coving and ceiling rose and historic feature fireplace. Floor to ceiling, sliding door mirrored wardrobes, dressing table and new double-glazed sliding sash windows.
3.90m x 3.02m (12' 10" x 9' 11") A double aspect room with carpeted floors, coving and ceiling rose, small storage cupboard and new double-glazed front and side sliding sash windows.
2.9m x 2.0m (9' 6" x 6' 7") Tiled underfloor heating with feature wall and integrated TV. Large shower area with integrated steam room (1.4m x 0.9m average), folding seats and feature led lighting. Free-standing bath with waterfall mixer tap and shower head, wash hand basin with mixer tap, heated towel rail, eco-flush WC and built-in floating storage units and Velux roof providing natural light.
The property is accessed from a private entrance via remote controlled automated wooden gate leading to hard-standing parking, spacious patio and mature, low maintenance gardens. The paved patio area and gardens benefit from all-day sunshine, complete privacy and are covered by a CCTV system. A garden shed with electricity supply, outside tap, security flood lighting and external plug sockets. There is additional lighting on the entrance pillars and feature lighting on the columns.
Full mains services including electricity and gas (with smart meters), water, drainage and high-speed broadband connection. The property has new underfloor heating throughout and a full security alarm system.
From the centre of Carlisle, proceed over Eden Bridge, turn right onto Brampton Road B6264 and take the first right into Rickerby Park. Continue through the park and take the first road on the right at the new road junction. Study Quiet is the first property on the left side.
From M6 junction 44, take the A689 towards Brampton, at Linstock roundabout, take the second exit and continue through Linstock. As you approach Rickerby village bear right and take the first road on the left at the new road junction. Study Quiet is the first property on the left side.¬
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathrooms, 1 Receptions