For sale is this Grade II listed detached cottage in the popular Lune Valley village of Caton.
Grainger Cottage, built in 1692, is priced at £425,000.
This home has many original features which will appeal to many buyers out there.
Formerly a popular tea rooms, this building has now been restored to a residential dwelling.
The home offers 5/6 bedrooms and 2/3 reception rooms as well as a family bathroom, shower room and a further downstairs wc. Externally there is a private garden and extensive parking available.
The property enters into an attractive and neutrally decorated hallway with a stone flagged floor and the staircase which naturally leads up to the first floor.
The main living space is to the far end of the property and is a generous room which could be used as a large sitting/living room or a lounge diner if you wish.
There are many character features in this room with the exposed timber beams to the ceiling, inglenook fireplaces and stone mullioned windows with attractive window seats.
The dining room is again a good size and has a main focal point being the gas stove set in the stone surround and again this room features the stone mullioned windows with window seats.
The kitchen diner is a great size offering ample storage space provided by the base, drawer and wall units.
The rear hallway has access to two downstairs toilets with both having hand was basins.
The first floor landing is split over two levels with one leading to a bedroom and bathroom and the other leading to three further rooms and a shower room and also a staircase leading up to the second floor.
What could be the main bedroom features an exposed wooden floor and there is also a handy built in storage area however the owners of the home use this room as another sitting room come study space and there is a dual aspect over the front and rear of the home.
Bedrooms two and three are both large enough to be used as a double bedroom and have exposed beams to the ceiling adding to the character.
The fourth bedroom on this level is a good size again and has a built in storage space to the eaves. There is a family bathroom which has been fitted with a modern suite in white with a shower over the bath.
There is a further shower room offering a three piece suite and majority tiled walls.
Outside, there is a flagged area to the front with plated mature borders offering a bit of colour all year round.
The rear garden is over two levels with a well maintained raised lawned area with exposed stone wall boundaries and a lower level with patio area.