Semi-Detached House: 4 beds

Guide Price £735,000

Agent Details

Hayward Tod Associates

Tel: 01228 810300

4 bedroom Semi-Detached House For Sale in Scotby, Carlisle


A most impressive family home with a beautifully presented interior combining period features and character with contemporary style. Delightful rear garden. Rural and fell views.


A most impressive four bed, four bath family home with a beautifully presented interior combining period features and character with contemporary style. Outstanding living kitchen. Delightful rear garden. Rural and fell views.  

APPROXIMATE DISTANCES IN MILES Carlisle 4 | M6 - 1.4 | Newcastle International Airport 54 

ACOMMODATION SUMMARY Entrance hall | Powder room | Separate WC | Sitting room | Dining room | Open plan living dining kitchen | Study | Split landing | Generous main bedroom suite with dressing room and ensuite wet room | Bedroom two with ensuite shower room | Bedrooms three and four share access to a Jack and Jill shower room | Bathroom | Gated forecourt parking and garden | Flagged terrace | Generous rear landscaped garden | Patio | Council tax band F | Energy Performance Rating D | Gas central heating | Modern double glazing and original single glazed sash windows | Mains water, gas, electricity and drainage | Freehold 

SITUATION AND DESCRIPTION Rooks Close is an outstanding village dwelling with significant kerb appeal in an enviable setting enjoying big open views at the rear. Immediately upon entry it is apparent that Rooks Close is a home of quality and interest. The accommodation is superb having been comprehensively modernised and extended. Quality and attention to detail abounds establishing Rooks Close as one of our region's most impressive homes.  

Rooks Close offers a lovely balance providing rooms that the modern buyer desires. The living space is outstanding and includes a delightful sitting room with wide bay window providing good natural light and a private aspect over the garden and view. The generous dining room has two sash windows to the rear garden and view and provides an excellent venue for special occasions. The stand out room is the living kitchen which provides a wonderful space and is indeed, the heart of the home. The Tiled floor has underfloor heating and natural light floods the room. The space has interest and features an extended height ceiling over the kitchen area with fixed glazed rooflight. Access is provided to the front and to the rear patio and garden. A stylish range of kitchen units are complemented by an extensive range of appliances. Lighting options abound. The glass fronted study at the rear is perfectly placed to take advantage of the aspect and views. The utility room is also fitted with a range of contemporary units and incorporates a tiled floor and double glazed doors to the front and rear.  

The large master bedroom is a calm place with a wide bay window and shutters bringing the countryside and view into the room. Of interest is the large fitted dressing room with a dressing table perfectly placed within a corner bay to take advantage of the garden and view. A glazed panel and door lead into a shower room in the style of a wet room. This features twin wash hand basins and a WC. The large second double bedroom is also open to the view and features a marble fireplace. This bedroom also has a contemporary ensuite with a walk-in shower, wash hand basin and WC. A bathroom is also provided from the main landing which has a stylish freestanding bath, washbasin and WC. The rear landing provides access to bedrooms three and four, one facing the front and one the rear. They share a Jack and Jill shower room with a walk-in shower, washbasin and WC.  

There are many positive elements that come together to make Rooks Close special. The setting and grounds complement the property extremely well and it is rare to find a centrally located village dwelling which has the benefit of a large garden and open views. The front forecourt provides ample parking and there is planning permission for a detached garage if so desired.  

The village has an active social scene and a good range of amenities. The centre of the village which is just a few steps from the house. has a shop, post office and village hall. A little further on is a good Church of England primary school. Scotby is most conveniently placed with access to both junctions 42 and 43 of the M6 motorway. The A69 provides the link via junction 43 to central Carlisle and east to Hadrian's Wall and Newcastle. The beautiful Eden Valley is on the doorstep and the Lake District National Park is within an easy travelling distance by car. Carlisle, the regional capital, has an extensive range of social, leisure and retail opportunities. The city is served by the West Coast Mainline which provides fast and regular services to London in around 3 hours 20 minutes. There are several options for international air travel, Newcastle being the closest in a little over one hour by car. Within or just over two hours there is access to Glasgow, Edinburgh, Manchester and Liverpool Airports.  


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