Forming part of the historical and charismatic Grade II listed manor house Carus Lodge and situated in substantial grounds extending to approximately 2.5 acres, is this stunning four bedroom attached home with outbuildings. Boasting high quality finishes throughout, this unique opportunity offers the perfect blend of period features and contemporary fixtures, whilst lying in an idyllic semi-rural setting that includes a mature orchard, a large vegetable plot, meadow and considerable gardens. Described as a ‘Picturesque Villa’ dating back to the late 1830’s, this exciting addition to the market will appeal to a wide range of purchasers looking to enjoy the desirable secluded location, whilst also benefiting from being within moments of the popular city of Lancaster and its array of amenities. These include a multitude of high street shops, restaurants, bars and supermarkets that are all within easy reach, as well as highly regarded schools, the award winning university of Lancaster, the Royal Infirmary and a handy West Coast mainline railway station. For commuters, junction 34 of the M6 lies within a matter of minutes, providing access South to Preston & Manchester, and North to Cumbria and the Lake District. The internal layout of The Walled Garden briefly comprises on the ground floor of an entrance hall, a spacious drawing room complete with feature fireplace and log burning stove, a beautiful modern fitted bespoke kitchen / diner with integral appliances and log burner, a reading room that is also used as a double bedroom and a handy wc. Occupying the first floor is the grand master bedroom with vaulted ceiling and an impressive four piece ensuite bathroom, two further good sized double bedrooms and an immaculate four piece bathroom suite. Externally, an enclosed walled patio leads out to the stone built workshop / garage and office area, as well as leading further out to the expansive gardens. Amongst the garden area is also a delightful log cabin/summer house.
2.96 x 1.46 (9'8" x 4'9")
Karndean flooring, exposed stone work.
4.74 x 5.21 (15'6" x 17'1")
Feature fire place with log burning stove, decorative coving, turning windows leading opening out to lawn, dual aspect double glazed windows to side & rear aspects, radiators.
2.98 x 2.92 (9'9" x 9'6")
Versatile room and is currently used as either a reading room or double bedroom. Double glazed window to rear aspect, radiator and ceiling light.
5.98 x 7.87 (max measurements) (19'7" x 25'9" (max
L Shaped Room. Modern fitted bespoke kitchen with a range of base mounted units, Smeg cooker with four ring gas hob and fan oven, integral dishwasher, washing machine, sink and drainer unit. Space for large fridge & freezer, recently installed log bespoke log burner, patio doors leading out to rear courtyard, wall mounted radiators and ceiling lights.
0.86 x 1.08 (2'9" x 3'6")
Low flush wc, wash hand basin, ceiling light.
5.18 x 4.61 (16'11" x 15'1")
Large double bedroom. Vaulted ceiling, built in storage cupboards, double glazed windows to front and rear aspects, radiators and ceiling light.
3.10 x 2.85 (max measurements) (10'2" x 9'4" (max
Four piece suite. Large shower cubicle with dual shower heads, luxury single moulded bath, vanity unit with wash hand basin and low flush wc. Towel radiator, built in storage cupboard, double glazed window to side aspect, Velux window, ceiling lights.
5.41 x 3.23 (17'8" x 10'7")
Double bedroom with triple aspect windows overlooking the gardens, radiator and ceiling light.
2.86 x 3.42 (9'4" x 11'2")
Double bedroom. Double glazed window to rear aspect, radiator and ceiling light.
1.75 x 3.93 (5'8" x 12'10")
Four piece suite. Large shower cubicle with dual shower heads, luxury single moulded bath, vanity unit with wash hand basin and low flush wc. Towel radiator, Velux window, ceiling lights.
Approximately 2.5 acres of land and garden space split into sections, all boasting magnificent views. Mature gardens with long standing trees and shrubbery, expansive lawn with gravel driveway that leads round to the workshop / garage, plus, a secluded area that would be suitable for a new detached garage / parking for several vehicles should it be required. Large orchard area with a mix of mature fruit trees and hedge border. Generous vegetable planting area with a greenhouse and potting / tool shed. A well maintained section of lawn which also boasts a pond and has been used to keep pigs & chickens in the past as well as pasture for sheep.
For purchasers wanting to maintain privacy but not wish to manage the full extent of land available, the plot can be easily divided whilst still enabling the property to enjoy seclusion in its peaceful setting.
1.75 x 4.20 (5'8" x 13'9")
Double glazed window over looking the walled courtyard, power, water supply, ceiling light.
4.20 x 5.51 (13'9" x 18'0")
Currently used as a pottery workshop but previously used as a garage, double doors opening up to the gravel driveway, Velux window, power, water supply, radiator and lighting.
Built in log burner, double doors opening out to garden areas, power, lighting and windows to rear and front aspects.