8 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Whalley Road, Accrington, Lancashire

£495,000

Property Description

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Norwood House is a spectacular bay-fronted Victorian property, built in 1884 for a family of local soap merchants, the Hackings of the infamous Love Lace soap empire and has been lovingly restored over the past decade, bringing many up-to-date modern features combined with today’s luxury standards. The House has combined flexible, well proportioned accommodation which could be versatile in its uses for example, for two families or for elderly relatives/teenagers. The ground floor comprises an elegant lobby with an original stained glass door and Lincrusta panelling, a stunning formal lounge with a bay window, large dining room, large, airy and comfortable conservatory, a modern light oak fitted kitchen with a centre island, utility room and a bedroom with en-suite. On the first floor, there are are five well-appointed en-suite bedrooms, decorated in Laura Ashley designs while on the second floor there are three further bedrooms (two with en-suite bathrooms) and a full house bathroom in oak panelling. Outside, there is ample secure parking for several vehicles via double entry gates and to the rear an additional two parking places. There is a low maintenance garden and courtyard areas laid with Indian stone. The location is well placed for local amenities and major transport links into Manchester. Only by internal inspection will prospective buyers fully appreciate the sheer size and finer features of this impressive home.

Property ref: 121_2147_2201930

RECEPTION HALL AND LOBBY 
The property is entered via an original Victorian porch into the hallway with a water feature and many original items including the stained glass doorway with its feature Victorian brass lock.

RECEPTION ROOMS AND CONSERVATORY 
The formal lounge is spacious, having a feature fireplace and bay window with stained glass. A large conservatory with feature fireplace and fitted blinds overlooks the formal garden and summerhouse. The dining room is well presented and has recessed lighting.

KITCHEN, LAUNDRY AND CELLAR 
The kitchen has a central section and comprises a range of wall and base units incorporating ample storage space in traditional light oak with fitted appliances. A rear door leads into a courtyard to the adjoining detached lodge and a window overlooking another small courtyard area.

BEDROOMS 
In total there are nine light & modern bedrooms (eight of which are en-suite) in Norwood House.

BATHROOMS 
In addition to the 10 bathrooms on offer there is also a house bathroom on the third floor of Norwood House. with a luxury steam room in Norwood Lodge as well as a Jacuzzi bath in the master suite. All bathrooms are tiled, bright and have mirrors, shaving points and heated towel rails. There are downstairs toilet facilities in both the main House as well as the Lodge.

PARKING AND GARDENS 
To the front/side of the property there are ample secure parking facilities for several vehicles, having lighting controlled by PIR for easy viewing in the dark. The landscaped gardens have shrubs, rockeries, bushes and are well proportioned, surrounded by mature trees. There is a wooden decked area and summerhouse.

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27 September 2014

Nearest stations

  • Accrington (0.8 mi)
  • Huncoat (1.2 mi)
  • Church & Ostwaldwistle (1.2 mi)
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9-11 Market Street Bury BL9 0BL

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Nearest stations

  • Accrington (0.8 mi)
  • Huncoat (1.2 mi)
  • Church & Ostwaldwistle (1.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Miller Metcalfe, Bury

9-11 Market Street Bury BL9 0BL

0161 468 0104 Local call rate

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