Cumbria, CA7 2QD

Gilcrux, Cumbria, CA7 2QD

Price £395,000


Sitting pretty in this sought after rural village, this stunning barn conversion is a real delight and offers Tardis-like, characterful accommodation. The village has many facilities including church, village hall and pub making it very popular and is an easy drive from Cockermouth, Keswick or the coastline. The accommodation on the ground floor includes a gorgeous open plan dining/hall with arched barn entrance and generous area for dining table, a farmhouse style kitchen with adjacent utility room and a main bedroom with en-suite shower room. The first floor is even more beautiful, full of exposed beams, purlins and lintels with a vaulted ceiling and galleried landing overlooking the hall. It includes a generous living area, two further double bedrooms and a bathroom. To the front, a gated drive opens into a decent parking area with a large garage plus store room to the side. At the rear there is a lovely lawned garden with patio - rarely found in barn conversions of this type. One viewing is all it will take to fall in love...

EPC band D


Property ID: 27656661
Price: Price £395,000
Property Type: Barn Conversion
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2
Receptions: 2
Gardens: 1
Parking Spaces: 3
Garages: 1


A characterful barn conversion in popular village

Located on the Outskirts of Cockermouth

Gorgeous hall with barn opening and galleried landing

Dining room is open to hall area

Fitted farmhouse kitchen and utility & WC

Generous accommodation with plenty of features

Main bedroom with en-suite shower room

Living room with vaulted ceiling and exposed beams

Two further bedrooms and bathroom to 1st floor

Charming lawned garden to rear

Generous garage and store to front with parking forecourt

Room Details



A solid front door in a glazed arch barn feature opening leads into hall

Dining Hall

A stunning open plan area filled with natural light. Raised dining area with tiled floor, space for family table and chairs, double radiator, window to front and double doors into kitchen. The hall area includes the feature opening with stone surround and downlighters, wide staircase with shallow risers leads up to living room, wooden floor, double radiator, door to bedroom 1


Fitted in a wide range of base and wall mounted units with work surfaces, single drainer sink unit with tiled splashbacks, fitted cooker with extractor, space for dishwasher and fridge, beams to ceiling with decorative wooden lintels, tiled flooring, double glazed window to rear, part glazed door to rear garden, double radiator, door to utility room

Utility room

Double glazed window to rear, Belfast sink on cupboard unit with worktop to either side, space for washing machine and fridge freezer, floor mounted oil fired boiler, tiled floor, door to a useful storage cupboard and also WC

Ground floor WC

With low level WC

Bedroom 1

A lovely spacious bedroom with double glazed French doors to front letting in plenty of light and a double glazed window to rear, central ceiling beam, two radiators, built in double wardrobe, door to en-suite

En-suite shower room

Double glazed window to rear, double shower enclosure with shower unit, pedestal hand wash basin and low level WC. Tiled walls, wooden flooring, extractor fan, radiator


Landing area

The stairs rise to first floor level where the living accommodation is open plan. Galleried landing overlooking hall with doors to bedrooms and bathroom. Double glazed window to rear.

Living room

A stunning room with vaulted ceiling, exposed A-frame, purlins and lintels. Electric stove effect fire with surround and hearth, double glazed window to front and rear plus two Velux windows to rear, two radiators.

Bedroom 2

Double glazed window to rear with decorative wooden lintel, exposed purlin, double radiator

Bedroom 3

Double glazed window to front with decorative purlin, double radiator


Part vaulted ceiling with Velux window to rear and exposed A-frame, panel bath with electric shower unit and screen, pedestal hand wash basin and low level WC. tiled walls and flooring, extractor fan, chrome heated towel rail, built in linen cupboard


At the roadside double metal gates open into a generous forecourt for parking with access to front door. Opposite the property and beside the entry gates is a former stable block with opening door and useful loft storage area. An internal door leads into a side store which also has a door to the front. Perfect for motorbikes and storing other hobby equipment, outside tap.
The rear garden is L-shaped and includes a hardstanding to the rear of the kitchen, oil tank, an area of lawn with block paved surround, an area of gravel for potted plants, and there is a useful storage shed.

Additional Information

To arrange a viewing or to contact the branch, please use the following:
Branch Address:
39a Station Street,
CA13 9QW
Tel: 01900 828600

Council Tax Band: D
Tenure: Freehold
Services: Mains water, oil and electric are connected, mains drainage
Fixtures & Fittings: Carpets, cooker, shed
Broadband type & speed: Standard 3Mbps / Plusnet Superfast 80Mbps currently used
Known mobile reception issues: External mobile reception is OK. The owners advise that they have no internal mobile issues using Vodafone, EE and O2 services. Ofcom data shows no inside service for the "3" network.
Planning permission passed in the immediate area: None known
The property is not listed