A stunning four bedroom character filled home with mature private gardens set in just under 3 acres located in an idyllic location close to Penrith.
The property was developed to a high standard by the present owners in 2003 with the complete re-building of a traditional agricultural building into a spacious family home using a subtle blend of modern and traditional materials.
The stylish, beautifully presented rooms include a glass and timber galleried reception hall with a stone fireplace, a traditional dining kitchen with a separate formal dining room adjoining, a garden room, a large lounge with multi fuel stove, four double bedrooms, master with ensuite, and a family bathroom. There is also a large study/home office to facilitate home working.
Outside there are beautiful formal gardens to the side and rear and lovely areas for sitting out and enjoying the wonderful views of the surrounding countryside. This property also benefits from a gated driveway with ample parking and enough land adjoining to cater for a variety of interests, including equestrian.
Littlethwaite is located in the hamlet of Catterlen within easy assess to Junction 41 of the M6. The nearby market town of Penrith is just four miles away, named as one of the top five places to live in the UK. The town is on the edge of the Lake District National Park and the iconic lake Ullswater is only six miles away.
The property is in a desirable residential conservation area, within walking distance of town centre amenities, including shops, restaurants and schools.
The A66, A6 and M6 bypass the town, offering excellent transport links, with the West Coast Main Line offering direct rail travel to London and other major cities. Nearby Carlisle Lake District Airport offers flights to London, Belfast and Dublin.
Mains electricity, water and drainage
Oil central heating underfloor heating throughout
Council Tax Band: G
Getting to Littlethwaite
From Penrith take M6 north to junction 41. Take the exit and then turn left for Catterlen. Continue right through the village. As leaving the village and going up the hill, Littlethwaite is on the left left hand side opposite the Catterlen village signs, entrance is through the sandstone gate stoops.
Address: Littlethwaite, Catterlen, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 0BQ