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Property Of The Week 21st March 2013

Stone Built 5 Bed Farmhouse    

 

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Property Address:  Skells Lodge Farm,  Dalton-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA15 8JG

 Details: 

Traditional South Cumbrian agricultural estate set in elevated position within the Furness peninsula comprising substantial stone built 5 bedroomed farmhouse, range of original farm buildings together with excellent meadow and pasture land extending in all to some 47 acres or thereabouts

Auction Date: 18th April 2013

Venue: COUNTY AUCTION ROOMS ULVERSTON at 3.30pm 

Guide Price: £400,000 Lot 1, £6,000 – £10,000 each for Lots 2 – 6 

Lot Number: 1 – 6  

Auctioneer Name: Harrison Coward Auctioneers  

Auctioneer Website: Harrison Coward Auctioneers 

View Catalogue: Click this link for The Property Auction Catalogue

Auctioneer’s Phone No: Tel:  01229 582056

Accommodation: 

LOT 1:  
 
Being a substantial stone built and slated farmhouse, in need of modernisation and refurbishment, yet retaining many attractive original features together with a range of traditional farm buildings and meadow/pasture land extending to 6.54 acres in total.
 
The farmhouse accommodation comprises:
 
Front door leading to ENTRANCE HALLWAY: 13’6” x 3’0” (4.11m x 0.91m)
 
SITTING ROOM:  12’11” x 10’1” (3.93m x 3.07m) with sandstone floor.  Traditional marble and cast iron fireplace.  Original built-in cupboard.  Sash window with window seat to front aspect having views over the garden.  
 
SITTING ROOM:  12’6” x 12’3” (3.80m x 3.74m) with sash window to front aspect.  Original fitted cupboard.  Traditional stone and cast iron fireplace.  
 
Door to INNER HALLWAY with slate flagged floor having limestone steps leading down to CELLAR: 9’8” x 6’0” (2.94m x 1.82m).
 
TRADITIONAL PANTRY: 12’10” x 6’11” (3.92m x 2.11m) with slate flagged floor and original slate cold slabs.  Window to rear aspect.
 
BACK PANTRY: 12’11” x 9’11” (3.93m x 3.03m) with slate flagged floor and slate cold slabs.  Window to rear aspect.  Traditional farmhouse inglenook.  Electric cooker point and electric meters.
 
FARMHOUSE KITCHEN: 16’6” x 13’3” (5.04m x 4.04m) with fine blue slate flagged floor.  Sash windows to front and rear aspects.  Enamel range.  Original wall cupboards.  Single drain sink unit.
 
REAR PORCH with small window and lean to wash house with sink.
 
 
Stairs leading from HALLWAY to half landing with Westmorland style window extending into attic with views to rear aspect. 
 
First floor landing with access to…….
 
BEDROOM 1: 14’” x 13’3” (4.26m x 4.04m) with fully boarded floor.  Sash window with window seat to front aspect with views over the garden.  Original Georgian cast iron fireplace.
 
BEDROOM 2: 12’9” x 12’6” (3.80m x 3.88m) with fully boarded floor.  Sash window with window seat to front aspect.  Original Georgian cast iron fireplace.
 
BEDROOM 3: 13’3” x 7’3” (4.05m x 2.21m) with fully boarded floor and window to side aspect.
 
BATHROOM: 13’1” x 8’10” (3.98m x 2.69m) with fully boarded floor.  Sash window to front aspect with views towards Lakeland hills.  Comprising WC, wash hand basin and bath.  Cylinder airing cupboard.
 
BEDROOM 4: 12’8” x 9’9” (3.87m x 2.97m) with fully boarded floor.  Sash window to front aspect.
 
BEDROOM 5: 12’11” x 7’3” (3.93m x 2.22m) with fully boarded floor and window to rear aspect.
Stairs leading from landing to….
 
ATTIC ROOM 1: 26’7” x 12’10” (8.10m x 3.92m) being fully boarded.  Top part of the Westmorland style window to rear aspect with views over the Lakeland hills.
 
ATTIC ROOM 2: 26’7” x 13’8” (8.10m x 4.16m) being fully boarded.  Window to rear aspect with views of Lakeland Hills.
  
OUTSIDE:  Private well established south facing lawned garden to the front with aluminium greenhouse.  
 
Vehicular access to rear with hardstanding leading to full range of original farm buildings including GARAGE: 20’6” x 8’5” (6.24m x 2.56m) with double doors having adjoining TOOL SHED 8’8” x 8’6” (2.64m x 2.59m) and FORMER DAIRY 11’9” x 10’5” (3.58m x 3.17m).  Separate STORE 11’5” x 6’3” (3.48m x 1.90m).
 
Adjoining the farmhouse is a stone built former stable and shippon with tying for 8 cattle, with hay loft over.  Pig hull and loose box.  Shippon for 9 cattle.  Substantial stone built 5 bay barn (60’ x 27’) with lean to granary and tractor shed/implement store below.  Underhoused accommodation for 13 cattle; 3 traditional calf hulls in rear collecting yard.  Detached implement shed (re-roofed in 2012).
 
Adjoining the steading are two excellent enclosures of meadow and pasture land being o/s 4253 and 5148 extending to a total of 6.00 acres  (the sale includes the circular limestone trough within the collecting yard).

 

LOT 2 
All that sound enclosure of meadow/pasture situated to the north of LOT 1 being o/s 5561 extending to 3.40 acres or thereabout and including the timber framed/sheeted poultry house erected thereon.  Access direct from public highway.  Mains water.
 
LOT 3 
All those enclosures of productive meadow land being o/s 6071, 4475 and 4064 situated to the north of LOTS 1 and 2 extending to 14.13 acres or thereabouts.  Access direct from public highway.  Mains water.
 
LOT 4 
All that single enclosure of permanent pasture being o/s 7764 extending to a further 4.42 acres or thereabouts.  Access direct from public highway.  Mains water.
 
LOT 5 
All that single enclosure of meadow or pasture land being o/s 7455 located to the east of Skells Lodge steading extending to 7.05 acres or thereabouts including vegetable patch and orchard.  The timber framed poultry cabin is included within the sale.  Access direct from public highway.  Mains water.
 
LOT 6 
All those two enclosures of meadow or pasture land being o/s 9967 and 9857 situated fronting Stone Barrow Lane extending to 11.09 acres or thereabouts.
 
GENERAL REMARKS
 
TENURE:  Freehold with vacant possession on completion.

 

 

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