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4 bedroom detached house for sale

The Drive, Bury, Greater Manchester, BL9

Sold STC £450,000

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A real opportunity to acquire a detached property constructed in the latter part of the 1920's and retaining some of the original features of the 'Art Deco' period. Located just off Walmersley Road, The Drive is regarded by many as one of the regions most highly regarded addresses and originally was the access road leading to Seedfield House owned by the Grundy family who were very prominent during the 1850's in the woollen trade. In brief the property comprises of; Entrance vestibule with original tiles, entrance hall, lounge, morning room, live in kitchen, conservatory, utility room and guest w.c. To the first floor in an impressive galleried landing, four double bedrooms and contemporary four piece family bathroom. The property benefits from being warmed by gas fired central heating and double glazing throughout.

Vestibule - Double glazed door access to the front, original Art Deco tiling to floor & elevations.

Entrance Hall - 4.23m x 2.23m (13'11" x 7'4") - Two double glazed frosted & leaded windows to the front, wood flooring, ceiling light point, radiator, wood flooring and original 'Art Deco' staircase to the first floor.

Lounge - 7.17m x 4.29m (23'6" x 14'1") - Stunning lounge with large bay windows to both the front & rear, gas living flame fire with marble hearth and surround, wood flooring, television point, coved ceiling, ceiling light point with rose and two radiators.

Morning Room - 4.83m x 4.21m (15'10" x 13'10") - Original oak panelled walls with feature tiled fire place with oak surround, show casing the Art Deco period of the 1920's, double glazed bay window to the front, ceiling light point with rose, coved ceiling and radiator.

Kitchen/Diner - 6.76m x 4.81m>4.10 (22'2" x 15'9") - An open plan kitchen opening into conservatory making ideally modern family living. Double glazed surround to the rear, selection of wall & base units with granite work surfaces to complement, central island, integrated dishwasher, range style cooker with stainless steel extractor hood over, circular sink & drainer, tiled splash back, tiled floor, spotlights, two ceiling light points and radiator.

Rear Hall - Double glazed frosted upvc door access to the side, ceiling light point and radiator.

Utility Room - Plumbed for washing machine, space for dryer, wall mounted gas fired boiler and ceiling light point.

Guest W.C - Double glazed frosted windows to the front and rear, low level w.c, hand wash basin set in vanity unit, tiled floor and ceiling light point.

Conservatory - 5.06m x 3.34m (16'7" x 10'11") - Double glazed surround with double glazed French style doors to the rear, telephone point and two wall lights.

Landing - Original spindle balustrade, dado rail, coved ceiling and ceiling light point.

Master Bedroom - 4.23m x 4.22m (13'11" x 13'10") - Double glazed window to the front, fitted wardrobes, ceiling light point and radiator.

Second Bedroom - 4.25m x 3.84m (13'11" x 12'7") - Double glazed bay window to the rear, ceiling light point, coved ceiling and radiator.

Third Bedroom - 4.25m x 2.95m (13'11" x 9'8") - Double glazed window to the front, ceiling light point and radiator.

Fourth Bedroom - 4.24m x 3.20m (13'11" x 10'6") - Double glazed window to the rear, ceiling light point, radiator and loft access.

Bathroom - 3.41m x 2.00m (11'2" x 6'7") - Contemporary four piece white bathroom suite comprising of; Low level w.c, wall mounted hand wash basin set in vanity unit, walk in shower cubicle with thermostatic shower, tiled floor part tiled elevations, chrome heated towel rail and ceiling spotlight's.

Double Garage - Up & over door access to the front.

Externally - To the front of the property is laid to lawn with mature planted borders tarmacadam drive leading to the side to detached double garage.

To the rear of the property is a spacious garden which is mainly laid to lawn with decked patio, mature planted borders and fence surround.

Directions - Leave Bury town centre via Walmersley Road, then turn left into The Drive where the property can be located on the right hand side indicated by our for sale board.


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