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4 bedroom character property for sale

Drinkhouse Lane, Croston, PR26

Sold STC £499,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Beautiful Rural Location
  • Approximately 1/3 of an Acre
  • Stunning Open Views
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Four Good Sized Bedrooms
  • Private Gated Access
  • No Chain

Full description


A quite beautiful former farmhouse set along a lovely quiet country lane on the edge of the highly desirable village of Croston. Approached via a gravel driveway with a private gated entrance this impeccable residence affords a charming ambience and a picture perfect location amid verdant farmland with stunning open views over towards Harrock Hill. Endowed with a fabulous plot imbued of beautiful gardens and providing a perfect arrangement of gracious living spaces ideal for family living and elegant entertaining. A pleasing and harmonious blend of materials and tones accent the accommodation which briefly comprises entrance, lounge, dining area, sitting room, study/snug, fitted kitchen, utility room/downstairs wc, four wonderful bedrooms (master with en-suite) and a family bathroom. Outside there are large gardens to the front elevation together with a long driveway which leads to a detached double garage. To the rear is a courtyard area which affords aspects over a paddock and fields beyond. Internal inspection of this beautiful home is essential and now invited.

A quality finish and attention to detail are apparent at every turn with the main lounge being the serene centre point of the homes inviting living areas. This lovely room is anchored with an attractive stove style fireplace and accented by a beamed ceiling and wooden flooring which complete the charm and character of the room. The adjacent sitting rooms focal point is the attractive living flame fire along with beamed ceilings and French doors which lead out onto the gravelled patio area, a southerly aspect bathes the room in natural light. To the rear of the property is the study or ‘snug’ a cosy room ideal for use as a reading room. The kitchen is set just off the lounge and is replete with a comprehensive range of quality fitted units having contrasting work surfaces, complementary tiling to walls and floor along with an electric oven and hob with extractor over, plumbing for dishwasher and one and a half stainless steel sink unit. A useful rear vestibule links a practical utility room/wc and cloaks room.

On the first floor the private spaces afford four tranquil bedrooms with the master bedroom providing a beautiful vista of the lawns below, this gorgeous room is bathed in natural light and benefits fitted wardrobes and en-suite facilities which comprise a three piece suite finished in white and including a low flush wc, pedestal wash hand basin and shower cubicle. The second bedroom also benefits front facing aspects is again a double bedroom and is completed with fitted wardrobes. The third and fourth bedrooms are perfect childrens bedrooms and are set at opposite ends of the home with the third bedroom affording aspects to the rear with views over paddocks and farmland. The family bathroom completes the living spaces and comprises three piece suite in white with low flush wc, pedestal wash hand basin and a panelled bath with shower over.

Outside the property benefits wonderful views to the front and rear and rests on a plot which extends to approximately a 1/3 of an acre to include immaculate gardens with lawned areas, patios, extensive parking and a detached double garage. The garage has power and lighting.

Croston itself is a beautiful village set on the river Yarrow with a village green and a number of excellent pubs and eating houses. There are also highly regarded local primary and secondary schools along with amenites all within walking distance, Croston railway station is also on hand for the commuter.

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Added on Rightmove:
01 February 2011


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