The Old Farmhouse, Scales


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  • Bedrooms: 4
A stunning, period detached farmhouse dating from 1681. A goo village location, with open panoramic vies, essential to view. It is a combination of modern fitments, UPVC double glazing, electric heating and character features. The lounge is of a good size of 20ft with a multi fuel stove, original beams, and a superb open view. An ideal family home with a large kitchen diner of approximately 17ft with lovely units and original beams. There is a utility room, cloaks and a traditional staircase. This home has four good sized bedrooms all with superb views over the county side. There is a front and rear garden both with traditionally walled perimeters and an ideal lawn area. Prefect for relaxation.


The property enjoys a super location within a popular village, open outlook to the front and over the garden to the open countryside. UPVC mahogany style door with opaque double glazed panes leads into the lounge.


6.30 x 4.80 (20'8 x 15'8 )

The central feature of this room is the black cast, multifuel stove, set into the chimney recess, stone to the rear, slate hearth and timber mantle ledge. Within yo will find a dimplex storage heater, ample power points and a fitted smoke alarm. Décor is of cream and the room has been finished with a laminate floor and painted beams. With a good ceiling height of 2.20 and open access to the kitchen. Stairs access and an under stairs cupboard.

Kitchen Diner

5.10 x 3.40 (16'8 x 11'1 )

The kitchen has been fitted with a good range of modern and attractive white units with oak handles and pelmet lighting and a stainless steel sink unit with traditional chrome taps. Fitted appliance within include a cooker filter with fan and light. There is recess and point for an electric cooker, a fridge and a slim line dishwasher. Within you will also find a Dimplex heater, points for two ceiling lights and has been finished with a farmhouse style door, a laminate floor and stained ceiling beams. Twin open access into the lounge. Access to the stairs, cloaks and utility room.

Utility Room

3.20 x 3.40 (10'5 x 11'1 )

Within you will find a Dimplex storage heater, a Belfast sink unit with mixer tap with part exposed stone walling. There is space for a washing machine.

Stairway Details

The traditional and open staircase with return, side facing double glazed windows leads to the first floor landing.

First Floor Landing

overall extends to 3.30 (overall extends to 10'9 )

With a feature, partly painted stone wall. Along the landing you will find ample power points, a smoke alarm, a storage heater and painted timber, traditional doors lead to the bedrooms, shower room and the cloaks.


extends to 1.60 (extends to 5'2 )

A modern suite fitted with a low level flush WC and a vanity wash basin with chrome fitments. Within is a storage heater.

Bedroom One

5.20 x 2.90 (17'0 x 9'6 )

With twin aspect windows to the front elevation and views over the open country side. The bedroom has ample power points and décor of cream. This is a super bedroom with stunning open views.

Bedroom Two

5.00 x 2.80 (16'4 x 9'2 )

Within the bedroom you will find ample power points. The room benefits form a good ceiling height of 2.30. There is a half door with to a priest hole with electric light. This room has been finished with cream décor and traditional beams and timbers.

Bedroom Three

4.00 x 2.70 (13'1 x 8'10 )

The bedroom has been finished with lovely décor and enjoys stunning views. Within you will find ample power points and access to the loft.

Bedroom Four

3.20 x 2.70 (10'5 x 8'10 )

Another good room with ample power points and an airing cupboard housing the insulated hot water tank and immersion heater.

Shower Room

This is a lovely suite fitted with a glazed shower cubicle with flexi track spray. It has been finished with ripple effect in white with blue border and an electric panel heater.


2.10 x 1.60 (6'10 x 5'2 )

This is a traditional style suite, fitted with a low level cast bath with taps, a low level flush WC with pine seat and a Twyford's pedestal and wash basin. In addition to this there is an over bath shower with flexi track spray. The suite has been finished with a white ripple effect tiling and with pastel blue boarders. Within there is a Dimplex storage heater and an electric wall fan heater.

Exterior Front

This is an excellent, substantial detached period farmhouse with an excellent and desirable village location. There are open views over the country side. To the front is a walled and level lawn garden, cobble offset drive access for ample and easy off road parking, with an additional concreted and paved drive access to the side.

Exterior Rear

The rear garden area is delightful and well established. Again, with traditional perimeter stone walling, easy steps to the rear garden, lawn area, for relaxation and easy to maintain. Excellent for a family, level paved patio and lawn to the rear of the property. Five bar gate to the side ad access to Ash Tree Close . In addition to this, there is also an external tap.

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Corrie and Co Ltd - Barrow

68-70 Duke Street, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria

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