Main Street, Greysouthen, Cockermouth


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 2
A charming home tucked away in Greysouthen! There is something about Rookery Cottage which makes it a very appealing home suitable for a couple, a single person or as an investment. The property is located behind the village hall and has a lovely private feel. Greysouthen continues to be a sought-after location just a short drive from the Lake District National Park and close to the towns of Cockermouth and Workington. On the ground floor the house comprises an entrance hall, lounge, dining kitchen, integral garage with WC. Upstairs there is a superb landing with enough space to be used as a room in its own right. This leads to two double bedrooms and a bathroom. Every room in the house has plenty of character. To the front of the house there is a pleasant garden laid to lawn and a driveway for two cars.


The property is freehold.

The property is heated via gas fired central heating.

All windows are uPVC double glazed with wood effect frames unless otherwise stated.


The property is entered via a uPVC wood effect door with a frosted glass panel.

Leads into:


1.70m x 1.00m (5'7 x 3'3 )

A pleasant entrance hallway with an inset doormat; coving to ceiling; coat store; doors leading to the lounge and to the dining kitchen.


5.13m x 3.84m (max) (16'10 x 12'7 ( max))

A good sized dining kitchen with dual aspect courtesy of windows to the front and rear. Radiator; coving to ceiling; deep set upderstairs storage cupboard. A range of wall and base units with under cabinet lighting, complementary work surface and tiled surround; inset stainless steel sink with mixer tap; integrated oven and hob; space and plumbing for dishwasher. To one side of the room there is ample space for a good sized dining table.

Door leading to:


5.35m x 3.31m (17'7 x 10'10 )

The garage has a traditional double door leading out to the driveway. A useful space with full power, lighting and plumbing.

Kitchen unit with stainless steel sink to one end of the garage with space and plumbing for washing machine to one side. To the other side of the garage is currently being used to house a fridge and freezer along with wall mounted Worcester combi-boiler.

Door leading to:


1.40m x 0.77m (4'7 x 2'6 )

A step up leads into the room with low level WC. The room has a wooden cladding finish.


4.90m x 3.80m (16'1 x 12'6 )

Dual aspect lounge with windows to front and rear; radiators to both sides of the room; coving to ceiling; electric coal effect fire with tiled surround and wooden mantel; TV point to one corner; telephone point.

Opening to:


3.84m x 2.78m (max) (12'7 x 9'1 ( max))

A fabulous landing with low level skylight; radiator; attractive beams to ceiling. A flexible space which could be used as a study/hobby area. Doors to bedrooms and bathroom.


5.00m (max) x 3.76m (16'5 ( max) x 12'4 )

An attractive double bedroom with dual aspect courtesy of low level skylights to both sides of the room; radiator; attractive beams to the ceiling; built in wardrobes.


5.03m (max) x 3.23m (16'6 ( max) x 10'7 )

An attractive double bedroom with dual aspect courtesy of low level skylights to both sides of the room; radiator; attractive beams to the ceiling; built in storage cupboard; deep set alcove (currently used for shelving).


2.80m x 2.15m (max) (9'2 x 7'1 ( max))

A smartly fitted bathroom with low level skylight with frosted glass; heated towel rail; wooden beams to ceiling; 3 piece suite comprising bath with overhead shower, low level WC , wash handbasin. The room is partially tiled in contemporary style.


The property benefits from a generously sized garden to the front, laid to lawn with pleasant established shrub and tree borders. A double driveway, suitable for 2/3 cars, leads to the garage entrance.


Greysouthen is best approached passing through Brigham and Broughton Cross. Turn left when signposted to Greysouthen and follow the road in. In the centre of the village follow the road around the right hand bend. The village hall is located to the right. The property is located via the lane which goes past the village hall.


We have been advised by Allerdale Borough Council (01900 702530) that this property is placed in Tax Band C.


To view this property, please contact us on 01900 829977.


Please note that all measurements have been taken using a laser tape measure which may be subject to a small margin of error. None of the appliances, heating system or fittings included within the sale have been tested or can be assumed to be in full working order. Purchasers are strongly advised to satisfy themselves by way of survey and their own enquiries. The brochure does not constitute a contract, part of a contract or warranty.


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