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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Woodlands Old Chester Road, Helsby, Frodsham, WA6

Sold STC £545,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Part Exchange Considered
  • Substantial Late Victorian Property
  • Superb Elevated Position
  • Large Gardens Adjoining Woodland

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

PART EXCHANGE CONSIDERED. A substantial late Victorian detached family home commanding an enviable position, on the lower slopes of Helsby Hill with far reaching views to the front with gardens and natural woodland to the rear. Extensive accommodation retaining many original features. Viewing essential. Part Exchange Considered

Entrance Porch

Glazed entrance doors. Original Minton floor tiling and ornate glazed wall tiles. Door to:

Entrance Hall

22' 1" x 5' 6"  (6.74m x 1.67m) Original staircase to the first floor with turned spindles and newels, coved ceiling, door to the rear hall and door to cellar.

Large Lounge/Dining Room

28' 5" x 12' 8"  (8.65m x 3.86m) A very spacious family living room with bay window to the front enjoying panoramic views and additional side windows. Feature fireplace with cast iron inset and fitted living flame gas fire. American oak flooring.


12' 11" x 9' 6"  (3.95m x 2.89m) Hardwood framed double glazed Victorian style conservatory with double doors opening to the garden.

Dining Room

16' 4" x 12' 3"  (4.98m x 3.74m) Double glazed bay window to the front with far reaching views, additional double glazed side window, tiled fireplace with fitted gas fire, coved ceiling and picture rails.


16' 1" x 12' 5"  (4.9m x 3.79m) Fitted with a comprehensive range of eye level and base storage units in a Shaker style with worktops above. Gas fired AGA, separate inset gas hob, asterite sink unit, plumbing for dishwasher, island unit, tiled floor. Door leading to the covered side porch. Door to:

Breakfast Room

12' 7" x 11' 11"  (3.84m x 3.64m) Double glazed window to the side, fitted gas fire with decorative surround, laminated flooring.

Utility Area

5' 11" x 5' 11"  (1.81m x 1.8m) Plumbing for washing machine and fitted storage cupboards. Door to:


7' 8" x 5' 11"  (2.34m x 1.8m) Fitted with a white suite including corner bath with thermostatic shower above, wash basin and low level WC. Tiled surrounds.


Two large principal cellars with good headroom currently used as playroom and store/workshop area. Additional storage area. Gas fired central heating boiler.

First Floor Landing

Bedroom 1

16' 0" x 12' 3"  (4.88m x 3.73m) Double glazed bay window to the front with far reaching views over The Mersey Estuary, original fireplace with cast iron inset, fitted vanity unit wash basin with storage below.

Bedroom 2

16' 1" x 12' 2"  (4.9m x 3.72m) Double glazed bay window to the front wiith panoramic views, fitted wardrobes to one wall, fitted vanity unit wash basin.

Bedroom 3

12' 7" x 11' 10"  (3.83m x 3.6m) Double glazed window to the side, fitted wardrobes to one wall, fitted vanity unit wash basin.

Bedroom 4

16' 1" x 12' 5"  (4.91m x 3.79m) Double glazed windows to the rear and side, fitted wardrobes, storage cupboards and fitted vanity unit wash basin.

Bedroom 5

12' 8" x 10' 9"  (3.85m x 3.28m) Double glazed window to the side, cast iron fireplace, fitted storage cupboard and fitted vanity unit wash basin.

Bedroom 6/Study

8' 8" x 5' 6"  (2.65m x 1.68m) Double glazed window to the front with panoramic views.

Double Garage

20' 0" x 15' 11"  (6.09m x 4.86m) Detached brick built double garage with electrically operated, remote controlled up and over door, power and lighting.


Woodlands stands in a superb elevated position, approached over a private track with driveway parking for several vehicles to the front. The extensive gardens include an area laid to lawn at the west side of the property, a terraced patio and barbecue area to the east and an area of natural woodland lies to the rear which adjoins National Trust woodland and Helsby Hill beyond.

Directions :-

From the centre of Frodsham, proceed along Main Street/Chester Road, A56. Follow past Helsby High School before turning left into Old Chester Road. Follow the road up the hill and just after passing Portland Place, bear sharp left into a private track. Woodlands is on the right hand side. The track continues to provide pedestrian access onto Helsby Hill.


We endeavour to make our sales particulars accurate and reliable, however, they do not constitute or form part of an offer or any contract and none is to be relied upon as statements of representation or fact. Any services, systems and appliances listed in this specification have not been tested by us and no guarantee as to their operating ability or efficiency is given. All measurements have been taken as a guide to prospective buyers only, and are not precise. Please be advised that some of the particulars may be awaiting vendor approval. If you require clarification or further information on any points, please contact us, especially if you are travelling some distance to view. Fixtures and fittings other than those mentioned are to be agreed with the seller.


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06 February 2010


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