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  • Bedrooms: 3

You NEED to see this superb period property on the inside - it's full of surprises!

This substantial 1700s property lies at the heart of Beckermet village and offers so much character and charm, you will be smitten! This is a real family home with a gorgeous bespoke kitchen and large Garden room providing an attractive relaxing space, perfect to take in the tranquility of the outside space. There are three generous bedrooms, each one with original features, plus a stylish family bathroom and dressing room. There are two generous reception rooms, utility room, boot room, a cosy snug complete with Rayburn and ground floor wc.

Externally the gardens offer seating areas, decked and with large wooden summer house, pond, lawn and so much space to let your creativity run wild! There's so much to take in, book that viewing now!


The front entrance has an original period sandstone cover and wooden door with two decorative glass panels, leads into:


1.06 x 1.04 (3'5 x 3'4 )

Painted wood panel to wall, solid wood, part decorative glazed door into:


4.61 x 4.28 (15'1 x 14'0 )

This spacious cosy lounge has a double glazed window to front aspect with wood side panels and window seat, original built in cupboard housing meter, wooden fire surround with tiled hearth and gas fired,cast iron stove, exposed beams and gorgeous original cupboard built in to wall. TV point, radiator. Door to:


4.31 x 3.20 (14'1 x 10'5 )

A lovely light room with double glazed window to front aspect, fire surround and tiled hearth with cast iron wood stove, radiator, tiled floor, coving to ceiling.

From lounge, open to:


With stairs to first floor, under stair storage cupboard, tiled floor. Doors to:


2.84 x 3.07 (9'3 x 10'0 )

We love this cosy room with a double glazed window and fabulous mains gas fired,green Rayburn set in a large tiled fireplace with wood surround, exposed beams, tiled floor. Two steps up to:


2.87 x 2.21 (9'4 x 7'3 )

Double glazed window to side aspect, plumbing for washing machine, double ceramic sink on tiled pillars with storage space and solid wooden drainer , wood panelling and tiling to walls, tiled floor. Opening and step up to:


2.65 x 2.13 (8'8 x 6'11 )

A really handy space, perfect on a wet and muddy day, with external solid wood, part glazed door into a covered porch area , tiled floor, panelled and tiled walls, loft hatch accessed via a quirky ladder which we understand came from a local school. Door to:


2.08 x 1.25 (6'9 x 4'1 )

Ground floor wc, wash basin, built in cupboard, wood panelling and tiled walls, tiled floor.

back to inner hall, where a doorway leads into:


6.85 x 2.63 (22'5 x 8'7 )

At the heart of the house is this stunning country kitchen, bespoke to the property and hand made. Dual aspect windows with shutters, bespoke freestanding units with basket drawers and shelving, large ceramic sink on brick pillars, solid wood work surfaces, plumbing for dishwasher, range cooker point, beamed/timber ceiling, radiator, tiled floor. Part glazed stable door opening into:


4.36 x 3.02 (14'3 x 9'10 )

This is the most beautiful, relaxing space with dual aspect uPVC windows, double doors lead into the garden, quarry tiled floor, exposed feature sandstone walls, power and lighting.


3.77 x 2.71 (12'4 x 8'10 )

Windows with shutters overlooking the rear garden, large glazed quadrant shower enclosure with chrome shower, radiator, sloping ceiling with inset ceiling lights.


2.03 x 3.06 (6'7 x 10'0 )

This beautiful period style bathroom with opaque window and shutter has a suite which comprises of a free standing slipper bath with shower attachment, WC and wash basin within vanity unit, radiator, half tiled walls, laminate ceiling with inset lighting. access to part boarded roof space and a doorway opening to:


From the inner hall, stairs lead up to a half landing with a window looking out to the rear aspect, painted wood panelling and window seat, further stairs up to the landing with doors into:


4.36 x 4.43 (14'3 x 14'6 )

Step up to this large double bedroom with uPVC double glazed window incorporating a window seat, original built in cupboard, coving to ceiling, radiator.


4.28 x 3.20 (14'0 x 10'5 )

Step up into this large double room with uPVC double glazed window to front aspect, original pine built in cupboard and drawers, TV point, radiator.


2.94 x 3.07 (9'7 x 10'0 )

A uPVC double glazed window to rear aspect, radiator, large built in airing cupboard, wooden steps up to:


7.59 x 2.28 (24'10 x 7'5 )

This is a super space, easily accessible, with two roof lights, radiator, timber floor with hatch opening to Boot Room, wood panel ceiling. Potential to create extra bedroom, playroom, studio..............


Midtown Farmhouse is set in a delightful mature garden, accessed from the front by a wooden gate leading to a sandstone patio . A concrete path leads to;


Pitched slate roof and rendered walls, the building is split as follows.


1.4 x 2.90 (4'7 x 9'6 )

Two windows, power and lighting.


2.07 x 2.90 (6'9 x 9'6 )


This is where the garden begins in earnest ! Tiled steps lead down to the Garden Room with steps also leading up to a raised sandstone patio with mature shrub beds elevated around Garden Room. Raised wall and wooden decked steps lead to decked area with large wooden Summer House, a pond with wooden bridge and an arch of hedging leads onto a lawn with mature shrub borders. The pavior path leads to a further large patio, covered walkway to further outside brick stores and green house, wall and steps lead to a further raised area with fruit trees. We understand the area is approximately one sixth of an acre or thereabouts. Totally secluded and room for everything - relaxing, entertaining, playing, growing vegetables........


We have been advised by Copeland Borough Council (01946) 852585 that this property is placed in Tax Band D.


The property is best approached from Whitehaven on the A595 to Egremont and then on past Thornhill and continue to the right hand turn signposted Beckermet. Follow the road into the village and Midtown Farmhouse is on the right hand side almost opposite the church.


To view this property, please contact us on 01946 693931.


Please note that all measurements have been taken using a laser tape measure which may be subject to a small margin of error. None of the appliances, heating system or fittings included within the sale have been tested or can be assumed to be in full working order. Purchasers are strongly advised to satisfy themselves by way of survey and their own enquiries. The brochure does not constitute a contract, part of a contract or warranty.


Please contact us before viewing the property. If there is any point of particular importance to you we will be pleased to provide additional information or to make further enquiries. We will also confirm that the property remains available. This is particularly important if you are contemplating travelling some distance to view the property.

*Please note these details have yet to be approved by the vendors.


Moving is an exciting time but only if everything proceeds smoothly. Whether you are selling, letting, buying or renting, we understand that moving home can be a very stressful and daunting prospect. That's why, at Grisdales, we work together as a team, giving dedicated support and advice every step of the way to help your move run as smoothly and efficiently as possible.


If you are thinking of moving, we offer a completely free market valuation and appraisal of your existing home. We will advise you upon an asking price which accurately positions your property in the current market place, maximising viewings and your sale prospects.


If you are interested in property as an investment, we can help you every step of the way from Buy to Let advice to effective property letting and management.


We want your purchase to live up to those dreams, hopes and expectations. You need to know that your new home will not only be a sound investment, but also one which you will enjoy without the worry of the unknown. Grisdales offer a wide range of survey and valuation reports to meet different needs all backed by the qualification, experience and knowledge of a Chartered Surveyor.


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Our advice will be specifically tailored to your needs and circumstances which could be for your first home, moving home, re-mortgaging or investing in property.

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Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

There will be a fee for mortgage advice. The actual amount you pay will depend upon your circumstances. The fee is up to 1% but a typical fee is 0.3% of the amount borrowed.

To find out how we can help you realise your dreams, just call your nearest Grisdales office.


VIEWERS will be asked to complete a brief health questionnaire before we can confirm any appointment. You will be given an allocated time slot and will not be able to enter before this time.

VIEWERS are asked to restrict the number of people entering the property to a maximum of 2 who must be from the same household.

VIEWERS are asked to wear gloves (masks recommended) whilst in the property.

THE AGENT will call the VENDOR with their expected arrival time. Before the viewing, the VENDOR should open all internal doors and external doors.

The VENDOR will be asked to leave the property whilst the viewing takes place. You may be in the garden or, if you need to remain in the house, please ensure you maintain the required minimum 2 metre distance at all times.

The VIEWING will take no more than 15 MINUTES. Please do not touch anything inside the property. Any questions you may have can be answered after the viewing once you are outside of the property.

The VENDOR should wipe down any surface, including door handles, with usual household cleaning products.

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46/47 King Street, Whitehaven, Cumbria

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