Lonsdale Street house built in 1874 hits the market

A contemporary yet old-fashioned five-storey townhouse on Lonsdale Street, Carlisle, has just gone up for sale.

The stunningly presented house which dates back to the 19th century has been put on the market with an asking price of £650,000.

The property benefits from a mix of traditional and contemporary features which make up the 6 double bedroom house and is marketed by Fine & Country, Penrith.

The house stands out for the vast space offered in a town center home, perfectly complemented by a Victorian office and a recently converted basement that opens up the possibility of a gym or perhaps a home. movie theater.

A spokesperson for the listing said the house is: “A magnificent, fully renovated, Grade II listed five storey townhouse of grand proportions with a superb mix of traditional and contemporary features throughout.

“Built in 1874, this impressive townhouse was the meeting place of the Carlisle District Women’s Institute for over 20 years. Period details, including intricate cornices and ceiling roses, reflect the richness and historical importance of the properties.

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“The property has been sensitively restored by the current sellers, most recently the basement has been converted into a gym/cinema, which has been completely drained, replastered and rewired. The kitchen has also undergone a recent transformation to create a lovely and relaxed entertaining area.

“The whole house was painted with Farrow & Ball paint in keeping with his heritage,” they said.

The house is located on a quiet residential street in the heart of downtown, offering many nearby amenities for the whole family, such as schools, universities, gyms, parks, restaurants, bars and very easy access. easy to Carlisle. shopping district.

In terms of garden space, the garden comes with ample space for a dining area but attached to the property is access to the beautiful Chatsworth Square gardens.

Parking for three cars is available with the property with the option to apply for additional visitor permits.

To find out more about the list, contact Fine & Country, Penrith.