Grade II Listed Thistlewood House is a classic country house in the Regency Manner, built at the turn of the 19th century. Situated on the historic settlement of Thistlewood, dating back to the medieval period, on the western bank of the River Roe and close to the Caldbeck Fells. This large family house is luxuriously furnished throughout and is extremely well equipped, with hand crafted heritage kitchen and generous living areas, Wi-fi internet access, telephone, snooker room, two large family bathrooms and extensive grounds. Accessed via a tree lined approach, the house is located in a tranquil, sheltered position in the pretty hamlet of High Bridge, mid way between Penrith and the City of Carlisle. The picturesque villages of Caldbeck and Hesket New Market are five or six miles away, with traditional pubs, tea rooms and village shops. There is a pub and restaurant at Ivegill, two miles and great shopping and amenities in Carlisle, nine miles.
Ground Floor: Property has oil central heating and comprises:
Drawing room: With luxurious sofas, wood burning stove, TV, DVD and CD/radio.
Snug: A quiet area for reading.
Dining room: With solid oak table and chairs for 12 people.
Games room: With 3/4 size slate bed, snooker table.
Study: With computer and Wi-Fi internet access.
Kitchen: With aga, induction hob, American fridge/freezer, dishwasher, combi microwave oven and Rancilio espresso grinder coffee machine.
Cloakroom: With WC and wash basin.
Utility/Drying room: With washing machine, tumble dryer, sink and rise and fall clothes airer.
First Floor: Bedroom 1: With king size bed.
Bedroom 2: With double bed.
Bedroom 3: With king size bed.
Bedroom 4: With double bed.
Bedroom 5: With twin beds.
Bedroom 6: With twin beds which can convert to a super king (please advise when booking).
Bathroom 1: With bath, shower cubicle, WC, bidet and wash basin.
Bathroom 2: With bath, shower cubicle, WC, bidet and wash basin.
All oil, electric, bed linen and initial supply of logs included. Towels are available to hire on request. Two cots and highchair available. Wi-fi internet access. Telephone for incoming and free local calls.Three acres of grounds including lawns, field, garden furniture, BBQ and courtyard with raised pond and fountain. Parking for 10 cars. Pavilion with table tennis and other games. Storage for bikes. Visit Britain Gold awarded property.