Gorselees, Applethwaite, Keswick, Cumbria
Detached House

Entrance Hallway

Accessed via front door (at first floor level) With stairs to lower floor, loft access, radiators and airing cupboard.

Bedroom 1

4.14m x 3.16m (13' 7" x 10' 4")
A side aspect double bedroom with radiator.


4.12m x 1.86m (13' 6" x 6' 1")
Fitted with a four piece suite comprising bath, separate shower cubicle, wash hand basin in vanity unit and low level WC, loft hatch, twin heated towel rails and obscured window to the side. (The bathroom is accessed from both bedroom 1 and the hallway on the first floor).

Bedroom 2

3.84m x 4.95m (12' 7" x 16' 3")
A dual aspect double bedroom with radiator and fitted wardrobes.

En-Suite Shower Room

2.96m x 1.71m (9' 9" x 5' 7")
Fitted with three piece suite comprising shower cubicle with mains shower, wash hand basin in vanity unit and WC, twin heated towel rails and obscured window to side.

Bedroom 3

4.31m x 3.55m (14' 2" x 11' 8")
A dual aspect double bedroom with window to side, two radiators and and sliding patio doors leading out onto the balcony enjoying stunning, panoramic views.

Bedroom 4

2.81m x 3.92m (9' 3" x 12' 10")
A dual aspect double bedroom with radiator and three fitted cupboards.

Bedroom 5

4.85m x 3.39m (15' 11" x 11' 1")
Dual aspect double bedroom with loft hatch and two radiators.


With radiator and stairs to first floor.


1.11m x 3.04m (3' 8" x 10' 0")
Fitted with WC and wash hand basin, radiator and dual aspect obscured windows.


3.94m x 4.66m (12' 11" x 15' 3")
Fitted with a range of matching wall and base units with complementary work surfacing incorporating composite sink and drainer unit with mixer tap. Rangemaster cooker, two freestanding fridge freezers, space and plumbing for dishwasher and ample space for dining table. Beams to ceiling, fitted cupboard, loft access, dual aspect windows and external door to side.

Dining Room

4.31m x 3.54m (14' 2" x 11' 7")
Feature fireplace with slate hearth and wood mantel, housing a multifuel stove, fitted cupboards, radiator, bay window to front aspect.

Living Room

5.91m x 4.92m (19' 5" x 16' 2")
Spacious, dual aspect reception room with door to front patio area. With two radiators and feature fireplace with electric fire.

Utility Room

3.84m x 1.59m (12' 7" x 5' 3")
With window and external door to side aspect, ceramic sink, central heating boiler, space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer, radiator and access to generous storage space.

Storage Room

3.31m x 1.33m (10' 10" x 4' 4")
With understairs storage space and window to side aspect.


The property is accessed from road level, down terraced steps leading to the front door and side of the property. To the front is a spacious, paved terrace area and large terraced front garden, laid mainly to lawn with mature shrubs, trees and hedging and enjoying stunning, panoramic views towards the surrounding Lake District fells.

Garage and Parking

(Accessed from the rear of the property) There is offroad parking for four cars on the driveway leading to the property. The garage has an up and over door with workshop space below, with power and lighting.

Referral & Other Payments

PFK work with preferred providers for the delivery of certain services necessary for a house sale or purchase. Our providers price their products competitively, however you are under no obligation to use their services and may wish to compare them against other providers. Should you choose to utilise them PFK will receive a referral fee: Napthens, Bendles LLP, Scott Duff & Co Property Lawyers/Conveyancing Service - completion of a sale or purchase, PFK will receive a referral fee of £120 to £180 per transaction; Pollard & Scott/Independent Mortgage Advisors – arrangement of mortgage & other products/insurances, PFK will receive a referral fee - the average fee earned in 2020 was £210.54; Patrick James Solutions - PFK will receive a fee of £150 per mortgage referral; ETSOS/EPC and Floorplan Providers - EPC and floorplan £66.00, EPC only £24.00, floorplan only £6.00. Mitchells Co Ltd will pay PFK £50 for each property contents referral successfully processed (worth £300 or more in revenue) together with a 5% introduction commission on the hammer price of any goods sold by Mitchells from that referral. All figures quoted are inclusive of VAT.

Gorselees sits perfectly in this stunning elevated setting, commanding a prominent position in a tranquil, sought after location nestling beneath Skiddaw. Set in beautiful mature gardens, offering a wonderful opportunity to purchase a detached spacious home, complemented by delightful gardens and outstanding south facing panoramic views of dramatic Lakeland scenery.

The five bedroom detached property has been tastefully designed to provide a spacious, light and adaptable living space and lovingly maintained by the current owners. 

This is an exceptional opportunity to purchase a unique residence in this sought after location.

From our Keswick office, leave the town centre via Crosthwaite Road and proceed across the A66 at the roundabout, heading towards Bassenthwaite on the A591, signposted Carlisle. Then take the second right turning signposted Applethwaite/Skiddaw. Upon reaching the village, continue up the hill passing The Mill Race. At the top of the road, turn left and the property is approximately 200 yards on the left hand side, which is the 5th property along the row sitting in an elevated position.

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