4 bedroom detached house for sale

Braemar House, Off Somerset Avenue, Wilpshire

Offers Over £625,000

Property Description

Full description

Enjoying a fabulous raised position with open fields and views across the valley to Pendle Hill, this is a splendid Edwardian house with all the elegance and style of that period. The house lies in generous gardens over ¾ of an acre at the end of a private tarmac track accessed from Somerset Avenue. It has a sweeping gravelled driveway at the front with a detached garage to the side. A large lawned area to the rear and elegant formal, terraced gardens and shrubbery to the side.

Internally the accommodation extending to over 200m² (2200 sq ft) on three floors briefly comprises kitchen, cloaks, morning room, lounge and dining room on the ground floor. On the first floor there are four bedrooms and a family bathroom and on the second floor there is an attic room. The property benefits from gas central heating with radiators in all rooms and solid oak doors and Edwardian features throughout.

Property ref: 121_1644_3635176

Side Entrance and Porch 
with timber panel door into the porch.

Cloaks 
comprising wc and wash hand basin.

Kitchen 
4.5m x 3.1m
the central feature is a fabulous four oven aga, gas fired and a post office red colour and black surface, integrated fridge and freezer and fitted oak wall and floor units with complementary worksurfaces and splashbacks, a single stainless steel sink and drainer, plumbed for washing machine, coved ceiling with spot lighting.

Morning Room 
3.7m x 3.2m
with canted off bay window, large inset fireplace housing gas stove, surround by timber mantlepiece and shelved cupboards and drawers built on either side, four wall lights and central ceiling light.

Inner Hall 
4.9m x 3.5m
a lovely oak panelled hallway with split return staircase with oak banister and panelling up to the first floor, understairs storage cupboards, main entrance door and porchway with quarry tiled floor.

Lounge 
5.8m x 5.2m
with an open archway into more open space which could be used as office space or snug but open to the lounge. 3.1m x 2.7m. Beautiful panelled ceilings, central marble open fireplace and a large curved bay window (complete with lead panelled glass and seating along the sills) make this a wonderful room. The raised position gives views extending across the formal lawned gardens at the rear, over the treetops to Longridge Fell and Pendle Hill.

Dining Room 
4.3m x 3.7m
central open fireplace with quarry tile and brick mantlepiece and hearth, original coved ceilings, large canted bay window with window seat.

Landing 
oak panelled with access (via heavy timber doors) to all rooms and further staircase to the second floor.

Bedroom One 
5.3m x 4.6 (into bay)
a spacious, light room, the large bay window taking in all the views. Incorporating built in wardrobes and cupboards and a wash hand basin with a separate en-suite wc.

Bedroom Two 
4.3m x 3.7m
built-in wardrobes and dressing table with wash basin.

Bedroom Three 
3.7m x 3.2m
built-in cupboards, wardrobe space and shelving.

Bedroom Four 
3.5m x 2.7m
with picture rail and views over the terraced garden to the west

Bathroom 
spacious bathroom with shower over bath, wc and pedestal wash hand basin, walk-in shelved airing cupboard.

Garden 
The gardens are magnificent. Extending to around 0.75 acres there is a large lawned area to the rear with open fields beyond. To the side of the house, there are steps down through a shrubbery to formal gardens comprising distant flower beds and flagged pathways around. To the front is a generous gravelled driveway with a small stone flagged patio next to the kitchen enjoying the spectacular views across the valley.

Detached Double Garage 

General 
directions
From Whalley drive along King Street, over the bridge into Billington and proceed to the Petre roundabout. Take your first exit and drive through Langho into Wilpshire. Turn right into Somerset Avenue and take your second right where Braemar House can be found at the end of this lane.

services
Main electric, gas and water, drainage to septic tank.

tenure
We understand from the owners to be Freehold

council tax
Band G

viewings
Strictly by appointment

other information
Gas central heating installed.

office hours
53 King Street, Whalley, BB7 9SP
Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm
Saturday 9.30am to 2.30pm

internet
Details of this and other properties can be viewed on our website: www.athertons-uk.com

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
22 May 2015

Nearest stations

  • Ramsgreave & Wilpshire (0.7 mi)
  • Langho (1.6 mi)
  • Rishton (2.9 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Ramsgreave & Wilpshire (0.7 mi)
  • Langho (1.6 mi)
  • Rishton (2.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Athertons, Whalley

53 King Street, Whalley, BB7 9SP

01254 494057 Local call rate

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