A superb example of a Lakeland barn conversion providing picturesque open aspect views to the rear, fabulously presented and developed internal accommodation throughout and the additional benefit of a large workshop, games room and garage.
Full description:DIRECTIONS Heading towards Cark from Cartmel, turn left as you pass the 'Welcome to Cark' sign and park on the grass verge on your left. Go through the metal gate facing you which says Long Byre and Lyle Byre is the last property on the left hand side.
LOCATION Lyle Byre is situated to the edge of Cark in Cartmel and provides open aspect views to the rear from this picturesque Lakeland barn conversion. The property allows outlooks over adjacent fields and hills whilst a leisurely walk into Cark leads to amenities including a convenience store, two public houses, bakery and the railway station with links to Barrow and Manchester. The property also provides access on foot to the surrounding Cartmel Valley and a short journey to Cartmel itself with primary and secondary schools. A picturesque and private location in a highly convenient setting.
DESCRIPTION Lyle Byre forms part of a traditional Lakeland barn and byre which has been impressively developed over time to provide a stunning property in a semi-rural location. The current owners have further developed the property and presented it to exceptionally high standards throughout taking the full benefit of the open aspect views to the rear over the rear garden to adjacent fields and hills beyond.
Access through a private gateway leads across a neighbouring property to private off-road parking for several vehicles and further access into an open fronted garage which is situated alongside further useful outbuildings which includes a spacious workshop and storage area with WC and wash hand basin, plumbing for a washing machine and further internal door leading into a developed games room with potential use as a studio or home office.
An entrance porch opens onto a delightful and inviting hallway with spacious feel alongside the staircase to the first floor.
The main living accommodation is situated to the rear of the property and all takes full benefit from the views across the garden to the open fields. There is a spacious lounge with feature central red brick exposed fire surround, tiled hearth and wooden mantle housing a multi-fuel fireplace surrounded by decorative arched recesses with shelving and storage.
The room benefits from a box bay window recess and fitted window seat overlooking the garden with further distant views to countryside whilst French doors open onto a substantial kitchen and dining room and across the rear of the property.
The dining area is also accessed from the hallway and provides a large reception space located next to French doors and a double glazed window opening onto the rear patio and garden area. There is further access through into a spacious kitchen with a solid wooden work surface and complimentary storage units throughout as well as a central island. The kitchen has a tiled floor and contains a ceramic one and a half sink and drainer with mixer tap situated beneath a window with further views to open countryside.
The kitchen provides a wide range of integrated appliances and clever storage including a corner sliding larder cupboard and full height larder space as well as space for a range cooker with fitted extractor hood and further built-in fridge/freezer and Lamona dishwasher.
The ground floor accommodation benefits from two well proportioned double bedrooms with the second room featuring a fitted wardrobe and storage space both of which are serviced by a ground floor shower room with large shower cubicle and wall mounted mixer shower, vanity wash hand basin with mixer tap and a further WC.
The current owners have developed the first floor space to provide further living and bedroom accommodation with stairs leading from the entrance hall directly into a stunning sitting room with pitched ceiling and four rear facing Velux windows with open aspect views. The room provides a further rooflight adding to the natural light within the room and features exposed wooden beams and fitted low-level storage cupboards.
A further doorway built within the beams leads through into the master bedroom.
The master bedroom features a spacious double bedroom with double glazed dormer window overlooking the garden and open fields. There is ample room for a vanity area and access to two separate storage cupboards built into the eaves space.
The bedroom leads onto a four piece fitted en suite bathroom with low-level bath and central mixer taps, double shower cubicle with wall mounted mixer shower, WC and a vanity wash hand basin with fitted storage beneath. The room has a continuation of the feature beams within the property and contains a pitched ceiling with a Velux window providing views from the bath to the countryside.
All in all, this is a fabulous property with ample versatility and potential complemented by stunning open aspect views and access to a large outbuilding providing potential for a variety of uses.
13'9" (4.20 m) X 15'3" (4.66 m) plus bay recess
Kitchen dining room
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