Investment property for sale in Wigton

Woodrow House, Woodrow, Wigton, Cumbria, CA7 0AT
For sale
£425,000 Guide Price
This property is marketed by:
Davidson & Robertson


A fantastic chance to acquire an idyllic rural 5 bedroom detached house in an extremely accessible location. Woodrow House is a great opportunity for those looking for the good life within a very well located part of Cumbria, a short distance from the Lake District National Park. The house is situated in the quiet hamlet of Woodrow near Wigton which has excellent access to Wigton and the A595 with outlooks over the countryside. The attached barn could lend itself to a range of uses such as a home office or developing a granny annexe subject to necessary permissions and consents.

  • Rural location
  • Barn/workshop
  • Ideal for working at home
  • Granny annexe potential
  • Detached garage
  • Mature garden For sale by Private Treaty as a whole

For sale by Private Treaty as a whole


The property is set in a rural location on the north-western outskirts of the Lake District National Park. The property has excellent transport links being located just 1 mile to the north of the A595. It is situated approximately 4 miles away from Wigton which benefits from schools and a range of local amenities such as supermarkets and local shops with nearby.

Carlisle providing a range of outlet shopping and other services including schools, medical facilities and restaurants and has excellent links to the M6 and A74(M). Located within 2 miles of the village of Bolton Low House which provides a primary school, pub, village hall and car dealership.

Bolton Low Houses – 2 miles

Wigton – 2.5 miles

Silloth – 12 miles

Cockermouth – 13 miles

Carlisle – 15 Miles

Keswick – 18 miles


The property is accessed off the public highway linking the A595 & A596, approximately 1 mile from the A595.


From Carlisle/the North

From Carlisle head west on the A595 towards Cockermouth for approximately 15.5 miles then take a right turning signposted towards Waverton. Continue along the public road for 1 mile, where the house is on the left hand side at the cross roads.

From Penrith/M6 South

From the South, come off at the M6 at J41 and follow the signs to Wigton/Silloth from the roundabout on the B5305. Continue the B5305 for approximately 17.5 miles when you reach the A595, turn left onto the A595 and then stay on it for approximately 3.5 miles. Turn right at the signpost for Waverton. Continue along the public road for 1 mile, where the house is on the left hand side at the cross roads.

From Cockermouth/the west/Lakes

From Cockermouth head north on the A595 towards Carlisle and continue on the road for approximately 11 miles then take the left had turning signposted towards Waverton. Continue along the public road for 1 mile, where the house is on the left hand side at the cross roads.


Woodrow House is a traditional two-storey stone-built house with a part rendered finish under a slate and tile roof. The 4/5 bedroom property has a flexible layout with multiple reception rooms and benefits from a variety of outdoor spaces including a detached garage and former barn currently utilised as a workshop. The property also comes with 2 wood burners and an additional aga. To the rear of the property is a private garden with patio, lawns and mature heritage apple trees. Off street parking is provided in front of the detached double garage. The property benefits from double glazing and gas central heating.

The accommodation consists of:

Ground Floor

Porch 1.08m x 1.65m

Reception Room 4.63m x 4.56m

With feature fireplace with wood burner and parquet floor.

Living Room 4.54m x 3.70m

With feature fireplace.

Kitchen 3.37m x 4.45m

Dining kitchen with parquet flooring and Aga range.

Living Room 2 5.44m x 3.75m

Slate stone flooring with wood burning stove, double French doors leading to the garden.

Utility room, 1.97m x 1.89

With sink and cupboards


Laundry room 1.6m x 2.84m

Rear hallway 1.34m x 3.74m

With access to rear

Home office, 3.77m x 4.43m

With feature fireplace.

Second floor

Main landing

From main staircase.

Bedroom 1 3.68m x 4.59m

Master bedroom with feature fire place, walk in wardrobe and ensuite with WC, sink & shower.

Main Bathroom 2.12m x 3.47m

Bath with shower, pedestal sink & WC.

Bedroom 2 3.34m x 3.14m

Double bedroom with fitted cupboard/airing cupboard

Bedroom 3 3.45m x 4.45m

Double bedroom with cupboard and feature fireplace.

Bedroom 4 5.48m x 3.78m

Double Bedroom.

Rear landing,

From rear stairwell with 2 large storage cupboards.

Bedroom 5 3.56m x 4.77m

Double bedroom with Velux window.


Detached Double Garage 5.41m x 5.02m

With doors to front, rear and access to side

Barn 7.22m X 5.23m

Stone/brick barn attached with mezzanine. Currently being utilised as workshop and general storage.


There is a private garden and lawns to the rear with mature apple trees and shrubs.


The property benefits from mains electricity, water and gas, with drainage to a septic tank (buyers will accept the burden of ensuring the system is compliant). There are 2 wood burners and additional aga.

Council Tax

This property is in the Council Tax Band D.

Fixtures & Fittings

All fixtures & fittings are included in the sale at no extra charge. No warranties are given for the fitted appliances.

Energy Performance Certificate Rating

The EPC rating has been assessed as Band E. For full copies of the EPC information and copies of the reports please contact the Selling Agent.

Planning & development

There are no known recent planning applications on this property. There may be the potential to progress alternative uses subject to relevant planning and other permissions.

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