6 bedroom detached house for sale

Maltmans Road,Lymm,WA13


Property Description

Key features

  • Idyllic canal side location with private mooring
  • Arts and Crafts character property
  • Over 312 sqm of accommodation
  • Quiet private road
  • Superb transport links close by
  • 5 minute walk to Village centre
  • 5% Stamp duty paid

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Lymm is a very popular location, with its many amenities including renowned schools and excellent transport links. Transport links are exceptionally good with M6 and M56 junctions only 3 miles away, two international airports within easy distance and main railway line access at Warrington, Manchester and Crewe. The village offers an increasingly good variety of shops and restaurants in a charming, traditional setting.

Situated on the south bank of the Bridgewater Canal and built around 1860 the house is a fine early example of the Arts and Crafts Movement, an architectural style which is quintessentially English and of major importance to our heritage. The extensions added in the 1920's and recently in 2005 complement the original building, which has been transformed into a stunning family home offering over 312 square metres (3360 square feet) of accommodation. There is gas central heating throughout the house and double glazing and under floor (hot water) heating in the recent extension. Floors and walls have been insulated throughout the property.

Brick built porch with porcelain tiled floor. Windows to three sides. Panelled front door with triangular pediment above featuring a baroque style circular window pane.

With dado rail, picture rail and detailed plasterwork. Ceiling and wall lights, cloaks area and storage cupboard. Fitted carpet which continues throughout most of the main reception areas.

Study/“School Room” 13’2 x 12’3 (4.01m x 3.73m max)
With bay window to the front of the property. Picture rails, coving and ceiling light fitting.

Lounge 21’2 max x 12’11 (6.45m x 3.93m)
A beautifully proportioned room with bay window to the front elevation. Fireplace with Baxi fire, wooden surround and inset tiles.

Morning Room 12’11 x 11’1 (3.95m x 3.35m)
This is the site of the original kitchen and features a working set of seven service bells. There is an inset glass cupboard and another cupboard housing the main boiler. Two windows to the side elevation and period coving,

Sitting Room 14’1 x 14’1 (4.29m x 4.29m)
With two windows to the side aspect. Fireplace with gas coal effect fire and wooden mantelpiece. Open plan to the splendid garden room.

Garden Room 28’3 x 13’ (8.60m x 3.95m)
With vaulted ceiling and two sets of French doors opening to the terrace. Five velux windows and ceiling spotlights contribute to the light and spacious ambience of this superb entertaining room which also benefits from under floor heating with its own individual thermostat.

Kitchen 18’7 x 12’8 (5.66m x 3.86m)
Meticulously planned and fitted with worktops running the length of the room. Extensive range of wooden wall and base cupboards with integral drawers. The base units include a versatile moveable island. Stainless steel rectangular sink with mixer tap and circular drainer which has its own sink beneath. "Belling Sandringham" range cooker with seven gas burners, double oven and grill, and extractor hood above with inset lighting. Space for dishwasher, fridge and fridge/freezer. Windows to the side of the property and three velux roof windows ensure plenty of natural light enters the room. Tiled splash backs and a tiled floor with its own under floor heating system complete the picture of this highly functional kitchen.

Door to extra-large and fully shelved pantry housing a boiler which provides hot water to the kitchen and utility room.

Rear Entrance Hall
With under floor heating and side door to the garage, linked by a covered area with overhead spotlights providing all weather access.

Utility room 14’4 x 5’10 (4.37 x 1.77m)
Cupboards and worktops with space below for washing machine and tumble dryer, stainless steel sink, mixer tap and single drainer. Extra large loft access and sliding door to garage. Two windows to the rear garden.

Accessed by a turning staircase with sash window above.

With inbuilt linen cupboard and cupboard housing hot water cylinder.

Master Bedroom 14’1 x 11’11 (4.28m x 3.63m)
With a view to the delightful rear gardens. Range of fitted wardrobes with plenty of hanging space and built-in drawers. Corner washbasin with lighting above. TV aerial socket. En-suite shower room designed as a wet room with tiled walls and floor. Power shower, chrome towel rail, under floor heating and steam sensing extractor fan. Window to the rear aspect.

Bedroom Two 13’3 x 12’ (4.05m x 3.65m)
A spacious double with a bay window to the front aspect.

Bedroom Three 12’11 x 10’2 (3.93m x 3.11m)
With a casement window to the front and built-in wardrobes.

Bedroom Four 11’4 x 9’9 (3.45m x 2.96m)
With a view to the side of the house. Fitted wardrobes, washbasin and telephone point.

Family Bathroom
Recently re-fitted in contemporary style as a wet room, with porcelain tiled walls and floor. White suite comprising WC, bidet, washbasin with mirror above and bath. Separate power shower alcove, under floor heating and steam sensing extractor fan. Opaque window to the side aspect. Ceiling spotlights.

Shower Room
Again a wet room with tiled walls and floor and velux roof window. Power shower, under floor heating and steam sensing extractor fan. ceiling and wall lights, shaver point. Extra large mirror enhancing space and light.

Turning stairs to SECOND FLOOR.
Featuring a sash window with triangular pediment.

Bedroom Five 12’11 x 9’10 (3.93m x 3m)
Vaulted ceiling with light fitting. Two windows to the side elevation and access to roof space.

Bedroom Six 13’3 x 5’10 (4.03m x 1.77m)
With a window to the side and overhead light fitting.

The house is approached via a broad block paved drive fitted with an electrically operated front gate. The drive continues down each side of the property and there is off-road parking for several vehicles.

Garage 6.79m x 5.16m x (22’ 3” x 16’11”)
The extra-large garage with a powered roller shutter door provides further parking and plenty of storage space. The sweeping rear garden is accessed via a seven bar gate at the side of the house. There are mature beech trees and fruit trees, including Cox's orange pippin and conference pears, and a shaped privet hedge frames the garden. The well maintained borders feature numerous shrubs, bulbs, plants and seasonal flowers. The raised "York stone" terrace accessed from the Garden Room provides a generous seating area and has steps down to the lawn. External lighting is provided at both high and low levels. A gate at the bottom of the garden opens to some 15 metres of private mooring, recently decked to enable easy boating access.

From our office, turn left and proceed up Eagle Brow taking a right at the mini roundabout. Second left into Maltmans Road. The house can be found on the right hand side.

Tenure: Freehold

EPC rating: D

Council Tax: Band G

Residential Management and Lettings
Our Lettings Department will be pleased to assist you if you are intending to purchase a buy to let property or already have a property to let.

Viewing arrangements
Strictly by prior appointment with Egertons.

Hours of business
Mon - Fri 09:00-17:00
Saturday 0930-1600
Sunday 12:00-15:00

Mortgage information
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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
08 January 2014

Nearest stations

  • Birchwood (2.7 mi)
  • Glazebrook (3.3 mi)
  • Padgate (3.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements

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Egertons, Lymm

24 The Cross, Lymm, Cheshire, WA13 0HU

01925 878114 Local call rate

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Egertons, Lymm

24 The Cross, Lymm, Cheshire, WA13 0HU

01925 878114 Local call rate

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