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  • 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
  • Large plot with detached garage
  • Fantastic fireplace & Cruck Beams
  • Superb Rural Location
  • Simply Must Be Viewed
  • Clay Construction
  • Grade 2 Listed

Full Description

This has to be one of the most unique and characterful properties located in this area. This detached Solway Long House is in superb order throughout & is packed with rural charm. Dating back to the late 17th century this clay built home really must be viewed to be appreciated. Call early to book viewing.

PROPERTY OVERVIEW Located within the desirable Hamlet of Longburgh to the West of Carlisle this fabulous home is Grade 2 listed and brimming with charm and character. Originally two houses, later combined into one, it is in rendered clay with projecting granite plinth stones, a wall to the right is in brick on cobbles, and the roof is in Welsh slate. One of the oldest properties in this area this clay built, detached property has been a family home for many years and is now ready to welcome its new owner. Dating back to the late 17th century the house has a very welcoming feel and you really cannot appreciate the place until you book a viewing and take a look.

You enter White Cottage into the entrance hallway which has a radiator and doors to the accommodation. The main lounge really takes your breath away with large exposed Cruck Beams and a very large fireplace. The lounge is open with the dining room which its self has exposed beams, fireplace and dual aspect windows. The family kitchen is off the lounge and comprises a range of units with tiled splash backs, sink and drainer, space for a fridge freezer and window which overlooks the garden. Off the lounge is a door which leads up to one of the bedrooms which is a really good size double bedroom, with dual aspect windows and radiator. The second bedroom is a further double bedroom and has a window to the front aspect and radiator. The third bedroom is a double room, has dual aspect windows and a feature wood wall. Benefitting from an ensuite shower room this bedroom is at the back of the house. The family bathroom is a four piece suite and has a window to the rear aspect.

Externally the house has a large plot and features a range of stone built outbuildings with limited head room. A detached garage and a lawned garden, patio and garden pond.

This really is a fantastic home and it simply must be viewed if you are searching for a characterful and unique home then this must be on your list. Call early to avoid disappointment.


LOUNGE 21' 08" x 16' 03" (6.6m x 4.95m)

DINING ROOM 14' 03" x 13' 09" (4.34m x 4.19m)

KITCHEN 14' 05" x 12' 09" (4.39m x 3.89m)

BEDROOM 15' 04" x 12' 02" (4.67m x 3.71m)

EN-SUITE 15' 07" x 6' 01" (4.75m x 1.85m)

BEDROOM 14' 05" x 16' 02" (4.39m x 4.93m)

BEDROOM 14' 02" x 12' 02" (4.32m x 3.71m)

BATHROOM 11' 01" x 8' 08" (3.38m x 2.64m)

SERVICES Mains gas, water, electricity and drainage. Gas central heating from a combination boiler (not tested) serving radiators as indicated.

Council Tax Band: D

Please contact us on 01228 515666 if you wish to arrange a viewing appointment for this property, or require further information.

Tiffen & Co endeavour to maintain accurate depictions of properties in Virtual Tours, Floor Plans and descriptions, however, these are intended only as a guide and purchasers must satisfy themselves by personal inspection.

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