Description

A most imposing detached modern residence, built for the current owner and offering substantial family accommodation with a self-contained apartment for guests or house staff plus triple garage complex. The property has been finished to an extremely high standard, in particular where the selection of natural building materials is concerned which gives the home an opulent yet elegant feel and includes a grand reception hall with curved staircase and galleried landing, five separate reception areas and four large bedrooms, each with en-suite. The property is set in around 1.5 acres of gardens including a wildlife pond with footbridge leading to an island and enjoys far reaching panoramic views to the North-Western Lakeland Fells. A rather unique and special home in stunning surroundings.

EPC band C

Features
  • An imposing detached mansion with double height portico which is finished to an extremely high standard
    Five reception areas including garden room, plus a grand reception hall with 'fairytale' staircase
    Master bedroom with marble pillars, 'Juliette' balcony, dressing room and en-suite
    Three further generous bedrooms - each with their own en-suite
    Self-contained apartment above a triple garage for relative or house staff
    Gardens extending to 1.5 acres with wildlife pond and far reaching views of the Lakeland fells
Accomodation
The ground floor accommodation includes double height portico with balcony finished in Jerusalem stone, grand reception hall, WC, living room, study, formal dining room, kitchen, breakfast room, garden room, utility room, 2nd WC. to the first floor the accommodation includes a galleried landing with access to balcony, master bedroom with dressing room and en-suite with bath and shower pod, three further double bedrooms, each with en-suite. In addition there is a self-contained apartment with living/dining room, kitchen, double bedroom and shower room.

Externally
The property is approached through a grand, gated entrance where a driveway leads past a stable complex and on to the property. Access to the garaging is possible to the side with three separate motorised doors, and the drive leads round to a 'carriage' turning circle at the front. The gardens extend to around 1.5 acres and are mainly laid to grass. To the rear of the property there are seating terraces and drying areas, accessed from the rear of the home. At the rear is a generous wildlife pond with a footbridge leading across to an island and from here, truly stunning views are possible of the north-western Lakeland fells.

Local Information
Cumberland Lodge is set in a semi-rural position close to the hamlet of Winscales, near the coastal town of Workington. Situated just outside the World Heritage Site itself, the property still provides easy access to a wealth of outdoor activities based in the Lake District National Park and the C2C cycleway runs nearby. In the immediate vicinity food is available at Hunday Manor country house hotel and the famous 'Oily Jonny's' pub. Workington golf club is only a few minutes away and sailing enthusiasts will find easy berthing opportunities for they pride and joy in Whitehaven's marina. If the arts are your thing the recently renovated Rosehill Theatre at Whitehaven will not disappoint and further afield you can find a wide program available at Keswick's Theatre by the Lake.


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