Tucked away in a popular rural hamlet, this beautifully-presented detached house occupies a plot stretching to a third of an acre with fabulous views over adjoining fields.

Highlights of North View include underfloor heating throughout the ground floor, four/five bedrooms, two bathrooms, a garden room and back garden with extensive pavioured terrace currently housing a hot tub that is for sale by separate negotiation.

A bathroom has a steam room and an integral double garage has generous loft storage and an additional store room.

The substantial modern house, in Newby East, is approached through remote controlled wrought-iron gates and across the large parking and turning area which is bordered by a lawn with conifer hedging above a sandstone wall

A porch gives access to the front door which opens into the entrance hall where there are two fitted cupboards and doors to a dining room and study, or possible bedroom, on either side.

The bathroom with with walk-in shower/steam room and separate bath is also off the hallway aloong with a ground-floor bedroom.

The spacious lounge is to the rear of the property, next to the garden room, while the impressive dining kitchen, which fills the central space, is fitted with a quality range of units with slate work surfaces, a Neff gas hob with extractor and double oven, a dishwasher and central island.

Doors lead to the garden room and terrace.

Upstairs the landing provides access to a boarded loft and three bedrooms, among them a spacious master with a triple aspect. They share a shower room.

Outside, in addition to the large terrace, the rear garden has a lawned garden with shed and superb rural outlook

Newby East is close to local amenities in neighbouring Warwick Bridge and Corby Hill.

North View, Newby East, Carlisle, is for sale at £485,000 from Cumbrian Properties, tel. 01228 599940.