Accommodation in Brief
Entrance Hall | Drawing Room | Sitting Room | Garden Room | Study | Guest WC | Kitchen/Dining Room | Utility Room | Inner Hall | Master Bedroom with En-suite Bathroom | Guest Bedroom with En-suite Bathroom | Three Further Bedrooms | Family Bathroom
Integral Double Garage | Gardens
Brantwood is a substantial detached bungalow which has been recently extended and totally renovated. The well-proportioned accommodation is sumptuously appointed and extremely flexible. The property stands in generous gardens and is in a stunning position on the edge of the village with views over open countryside.
The front door opens into a welcoming entrance hall with solid oak flooring and access to the main living rooms. To the front of the house is the drawing room with multi fuel stove, and a spacious sitting room opening into a garden room with French doors to the garden. The hub of the house is a fantastic kitchen/dining room with range of painted and oak units and granite surfaces, integral appliances including gas hob, two electric ovens, dishwasher, microwave, wine cooler and space for American fridge freezer. There is a light oak Karndean floor throughout this room, through the study, cloakroom, drawing room and to the front door. The ground floor bedroom accommodation is situated to the back of the house and has guest bedroom with fitted robes and en-suite bathroom, three further bedrooms, and a stunning family bathroom with bath, separate shower, WC and wash basin, all complemented by stylish tiling.
To the first floor is the master bedroom suite with dressing room containing fitted cupboards and en-suite bathroom with bath, shower over, WC and wash basin.
Brantwood stands in a stunning position on the edge of Wetheral, enjoying views over open countryside towards Corby Castle and the river Eden. The property is in an elevated position with driveway to the front, leading to the large integral double garage with workshop area. Large expanses of lawn wrap around the north and west of the property and are screened by mature trees, providing a high degree of privacy and shelter.
Wetheral is a charming village situated in an elevated position overlooking a gorge through which the River Eden flows. Parts of the banks are surround by ancient woodlands, including Wetheral Woods, owned by the National Trust. Wetheral is one of the most popular commuter villages for those working in Carlisle and houses in the village are grouped around a large village green. The village offers a range of everyday amenities including a post office and shop, coffee shop, the upmarket Fantails Restaurant, the Wheatsheaf Pub, Crown Hotel, which has an excellent leisure club, together with doctor and dentist surgeries. The surrounding area provides excellent local walks through nearby woodland, riverside paths along the River Eden and across the impressive Victorian viaduct beside the railway line. The market town of Brampton is nearby and offers a further range of independent shops as well as a small supermarket and bank. The regional capital of Carlisle is within easy reach and offers an excellent range of social, leisure and retail opportunities and an attractive pedestrian area, along with an impressive cathedral and castle. The property is also well located for access to Penrith, the Lake District National Park and the Scottish Borders.
There are primary schools in the adjacent villages of Great Corby and Scotby and the property is in the catchment area for William Howard School in Brampton which offers schooling for all ages.
For the commuter the M6 is within easy reach for onward travel north and south, while the A69 provides easy access to Newcastle in the east. There is a rail station in Wetheral offering regular cross country services between Newcastle and Carlisle, while the rail station in Carlisle provides fast and frequent services to major UK cities north and south.
Wetheral Station 0.4 miles | M6 J43 3 miles | Carlisle City Centre 5.4 miles | Brampton 6.7 miles | Penrith 18.7 miles | Newcastle International Airport 53.4 miles
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