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4 bedroom character property for sale

Oldham Road, Heyside, Oldham, OL2

Sold STC £445,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Large detached family home
  • Former coach house
  • Stunning views
  • Double and single garages
  • Workshop
  • 4 Double bedrooms
  • Multiple reception rooms
  • 3/4 of an acre plot

Full description

***REDUCED BY £30,000 & STAMP DUTY PAID*** A stunning 18th century coach house situated on the edge of local countryside - this large 4 bedroom detached family home stands in a 3/4 of an acre plot of land and provides an abundance of space inside and out. Briefly comprising: Vestibule, Entrance Hall, Lounge, Dining Room, Conservatory, Kitchen, Study, Workshop/Integral Garage, Shower Room, 4 Double Bedrooms, Master Dressing Room, En-suite, Family Bathroom, Detached Double Garage. Viewing is essential. EPC:D We are available 8.30am - 8.30pm weekdays and 10am - 4pm weekends - please phone or email us to arrange a viewing.

Dating back to the 18th century, this impressive former Coach House is perfectly positioned in a 3/4 of an acre plot on the edge of green-belt local countryside - affording some stunning far-reaching views.

Gardens surround the building with a levelled lawn to the rear, paved patio to the side and a small woodland to the front. A cobbled driveway leads up to the property - providing ample parking for numerous vehicles. There is also a detached double garage with an electric up-and-over door and workshop/storage room.

The location is convenient for those seeking access to Manchester, Oldham and the M62. There is a wide range of local shops and amenities available in the centres of Shaw and Royton, not to mention various junior and high schools in the area.

Internally the property comprises:-

On the ground floor: Entrance Vestibule, Entrance Hall, Lounge, Dining Room, Conservatory, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Study, Shower Room and a large integral garage/workshop.

To the first floor: Large Master Bedroom Suite, Master Dressing Room, En-suite Shower Room, 3 further Double Bedrooms, Family Bathroom and stairs leading to a lined loft space.

The property retains a great deal of character charm with it's high ceilings, exposed timber beams and generous proportions. This, along with modern comforts such as sealed-unit double glazing and a modern gas central heating system mean that the property is ideal for a growing family.

An early viewing is highly recommended.

Entrance Vestibule - Creating a pleasant introduction to the property - the entrance vestibule provides an elegant area for shoes and coats. A glass and timber-framed partition allows light to pass through, while double doors open into the entrance hall.

Entrance Hall - A bright and spacious entrance hall having doors leading to either side of the property and a staircase leading to the first floor. The hall is finished with terracotta tiled flooring and windows to the front and rear of the property.

Lounge - 6.85m x 4.82m (22'6" x 15'10") - One of the most impressive rooms in the house, the lounge provides approximately 350 sq feet of space and if finished to a very high standard, boasting high ceilings, hanging rails, and elegant cornice coving. The room is centred around a beautiful feature fireplace with an inset living flame gas fire. Dual-aspect windows allow light into the room while double doors open out into the formal dining room.

Dining Room - 5.74m x 4.11m (18'10" x 13'6") - Another remarkable space, situated to the rear of the property and currently being used as a music room, this second reception room features two sets of double doors leading to the rear garden and a sealed unit double glazed window facing the rear.

Conservatory - Attached to the side of the property and having access from the lounge - this large UPVC conservatory enjoys fantastic views of the garden and over the neighbouring countryside beyond. Double doors open on to a paved patio area and the rear garden.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 5.37m x 2.95m (17'7" x 9'8") - Situated to the rear of the property and with ample space for a dining table - the kitchen is fitted with a matching range of base and eye-level units. There is plumbing and space for a gas range cooker, dishwasher and fridge freezer. The room is finished with tiled flooring, a tiled splash-back and double glazed windows to the rear. A door leads to the integral garage/workshop.

Study - 3.75m x 2.81m (12'4" x 9'3") - Located on the ground floor and having a pleasant outlook to the front of the property, this room provides a versatile space. The room is currently used as a study but could be used as a fifth bedroom, playroom or even opened up to produce an even larger dining kitchen.

Shower Room - Also located on the ground floor, the shower room comprises a matching white suite comprising: a shower, wash basin and WC.

Garage/Workshop - Perfect for a large family or hobbyist - the integral garage/workshop provides over 400 sq ft of space and features plumbing, electricity and lighting. Double doors give access to the front driveway and a separate door leads to the rear garden. Above the workshop there is a substantial storage space with window.

First Floor -

Master Bedroom Suite - 6.93m x 4.75m (22'9" x 15'7") - Arguably the most impressive part of the house - the vast master bedroom impresses with a pitched ceiling and exposed timber beams. The room is large enough to house a super-kingsize bed along with a lounge suite and storage units. Windows cover the front and size aspects affording beautiful far reaching views. Double doors open into the dressing room.

Dressing Room - 5.83m max x 4.11m (19'2" max x 13'6") - As with the rest of the property - the master dressing room is a generous size, providing plenty of space for wardrobes and storage. The room features dual aspect windows to the side and rear of the house - perfectly framing the views of the countryside.

En-Suite Shower Room - Fitted with a matching white suite comprising: shower, WC and wash basin.

Bedroom 2 - 4.63m x 3.43m (15'2" x 11'3") - Situated to the front of the property - this good sized double bedroom has two windows facing the front of the property and a staircase leading to the lined loft space - which has been used by the current owners as a children's play area.

Bedroom 3 - 4.85m x 3.43m max (15'11" x 11'3" max) - Another spacious double bedroom situated to the front of the property featuring two front-facing windows.

Bedroom 4 - 3.78m max x 3.43m (12'5" max x 11'3") - Positioned to the rear of the property, the fourth double bedroom has a rear facing window.

Family Bathroom - Ideal for a growing family - this generous family bathroom is fitted with a white four-piece suite comprising: shower, roll-top bath, pedestal wash basin and WC. There is an integrated storage cupboard and the room is finished with laminate flooring, part-tiled walls and two rear-facing windows.

All mains services are understood to be available.

Directions - From Shaw town centre, travel towards Heyside via the B6194 (Oldham Road). Continue past St. Joseph's Primary School and you will see the property on the left hand side, located at the end of a cobbled drive.

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19 August 2016

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