The Viking, Thurland Castle

  • £1,150,000
Thurland Castle, Carnforth, UK
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The Viking, Thurland Castle

Thurland Castle, Carnforth, UK
  • £1,150,000


Welcome to the Viking Wing at Thurland Castle, Tunstall – a majestic residence that seamlessly blends historic charm with modern luxury. This distinguished 4-bedroom property, nestled within the walls of the castle, offers a unique and unparalleled living experience.

The Viking Wing is an exceptional conversion forming part of the main castle. The result is a well planned home of excellent proportions including two fine reception rooms and a well-equipped dining kitchen. The castle’s original chapel with vaulted ceiling and wonderful oak beams now forms an enviable guest bedroom. In addition to the principal accommodation there is a games room/library, study with a wine cellar and cloakroom situated on the lower ground floor.

As you enter you are immediately transported back in time, greeted by the medieval ambiance that surrounds the Viking Wing. The impressive architecture, characterized by stone walls and authentic period details, reflects the rich history of Thurland Castle.

The spacious and inviting living room boasts a magnificent fireplace, creating a cozy atmosphere where you can unwind with family and friends. Large windows bathe the room in natural light, providing picturesque views of the castle grounds. Leading from the living room through French doors is a delightful private, walled, flagged terrace with gated access to the exceptional moated communal gardens. Imagine sipping your morning coffee surrounded by the beauty of carefully landscaped greenery, a tranquil escape that transports you to a world of serenity.

The Viking Wing’s kitchen is a masterpiece, combining traditional and modern amenities with timeless design. Stainless steel appliances and sleek countertops harmonize with the rustic charm of stained glass windows, It’s a space where culinary enthusiasts can create masterpieces while enjoying the castle’s ambiance.

Upstairs, the four bedrooms are generously appointed, each offering a retreat from the world outside. The master suite is a haven of comfort, featuring a palatial bathroom and a charming window seat overlooking the castle grounds.

Residents of the Viking Wing have access to Thurland Castle’s communal areas, including the castle gardens. Immerse yourself in the castle’s history as you explore its nooks and crannies, creating memories that will last a lifetime.

The properties at Grade II* Listed Thurland Castle offer the ultimate in character accommodation combined with sumptuous interiors and high quality fixtures and fittings. There are seven properties in the main castle (created from 2000-2005), a further five in the stables, all set within 10 acres of landscaped grounds with a moat and pathway encircling the castle and a tennis court. All owners have a double garage with additional private and visitor parking.

Residents of the Thurland Castle Estate own the management company, each with an equal share. The Viking Wing is being sold on the balance of a 999 year lease subject to a quarterly maintenance charge (this was £2,513.40 with effect from April 2023). This covers garden and ground maintenance, treatment plant, external lighting and buildings insurance. Hyperfast broadband connection available. Mains water and electricity. LPG central heating. Private drainage. Many of the rooms benefit from an integral Bang

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Updated on December 15, 2023 at 12:52 pm

Key Features

  • Grade II* Historical Residence in Thurland Castle Estate
  • 3 Double Bedrooms and Principle Master Suite
  • Encapsulated Castle Grounds with Inner and Outer Moat Areas Totalling Circa 10 Acres
  • Two Parking Spaces, Double Garage and Visitors Parking
  • Gated Estate - Very Secure and Private
  • Leasehold Property - Residents Management Commitee
  • 4 Bathrooms Including En-suite's and WC
  • Commercial Grounds and Tennis Court
  • Council Band H


  • Cellar
  • Driveway
  • Garage
  • Garden
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Tennis Court
  • Wood Burner

Room Descriptions

Drawing Room


Dining Room


Kitchen/Breakfast Room


Principle Bedroom


Bedroom Two


Bedroom Three


Bedroom Four


Principle Bathroom


Games Room




Wine Cellar



  • Address Thurland Castle, Carnforth, UK
  • Town/City Carnforth
  • County England
  • Postcode LA6 2QR

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