This former coach house is beautifully presented and has an upside-down layout with lounge and master bedroom on the first floor capturing superb views.

The detached property offers the potential to be reconfigured as two separate homes, one of which could be a holiday let.

It has been extensively renovated recently and sits in around an acre and a half of landscaped gardens with garaging complementing ample parking.

The Coach House, which boasts glorious vistas towards Humphrey Head, Wraysholme Tower and Morecambe Bay, has character features of exposed beams and vaulted ceilings enhancing the contemporary kitchen and bathrooms.

The entrance hall with door to an integral garage has steps down to a lower hallway. From here doors lead to three bedrooms, a bathroom and a kitchen.

Two of the spacious bedrooms have double doors out to the front of the house and the back garden respectively and the third bedroom enjoys views towards the 15th century Wraysholme Tower.

The three-piece bathroom has a backlit mirror and tiled walls and floor which continues in the adjacent kitchen where fitted maple-fronted units house integrated appliances of Tecnik electric oven/grill, Bosch gas hob with extractor hood, a dishwasher and a fridge.

The kitchen also has a breakfast bar and double French doors to the garden.

On the first floor the large dining lounge - almost 34ft by 23ft - has a great view across open countryside with double doors and a balcony from which to enjoy it,

The floor has in covered in beech parquet with half-crook beams and vaulted ceiling above. A raised ceramic tiled hearth and Jetmaster fireplace houses an open fire. TV aerial point.

There is an useful office area and in addition to the French doors, triple-aspect windows flood the space with light.

The kitchen on this floor has cream-fronted cabinets with quartz Silestone worktops among the quality fittings.

The master bedroom and shower room are off an inner hallway.

Outside, the gardens contain a four-bay garage and shed.

The Coach House, Flookburgh Road, Allithwaite, is for sale at £690,000 from Michael CL Hodgson, tel. 015395 33302.