6 bedroom barn conversion for sale

Oakmere Avenue, Withnell, Chorley, PR6

Sold STC £795,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 6 Bedroomed stone built residence
  • 9 Acres of land
  • 5,000 square foot
  • Seperate self contained cottage
  • Surrounded by stunning countryside
  • Large external gym
  • Private secluded setting
  • Equestrian Opportunity
  • Close to major motorway & transport links

Full description

Are you looking for a stunning country home with exceptional living space, awe inspiring views over some of Lancashire’s most impressive countryside and up to 9 ACRES OF LAND? Your search is over. Snapes Height Barn is a beautiful 6 bedroomed stone-built residence of the highest calibre totalling over 5,000 square feet of living space which features a large detached 5 bedroomed barn, separate detached self-contained one bed cottage, large external gym and spectacular landscaped gardens, all set to a wonderful back drop of beautiful rolling countryside. The spacious, highly flexible accommodation provides the perfect home for a modern growing family and is located within a breath-taking private setting, with  potential for excellent equestrian opportunities. This most impressive home perfectly blends versatility, character and charm and simply must be viewed internally to be fully appreciated. Although located within a private, secluded setting, the location is in fact within easy access to a variety of amenities and well placed for major transport links including both the M61 and M65 motorways, making it ideal for those looking to commute. Only by internal inspection will prospective buyers appreciate the sheer size and fantastic views. An early internal inspection is strongly advised.




Reception Rooms 
The main barn is accessed via a spacious and inviting reception hall which has stairs that rise to the first floor accommodation. The large principal lounge is a room of epic proportions, having a period stone fireplace and a number of windows and skylights that not only flood the room with a wealth of natural light but also take in the spectacular views. A further sitting room with log burning stove offers an alternative and more cosy area for relaxing. A dining room offers a more formal area for entertaining which is open plan to the spacious kitchen, making it ideal for modern lifestyles. A further highly versatile family room offers alternative reception space which is being used by the current owner as part of a guest suite offering an additional bedroom if required.

Dining Kitchen and Utility Room 
The splendid kitchen is fitted with an extensive range of high quality farmhouse-style wall and base units that comprise cupboards, drawers and contrasting work surfaces, enhanced by a traditional style Aga and further integrated appliances. Due to its size, the kitchen offers more than enough space for cooking, dining and relaxing alike and being open plan to the formal dining room, it is ideally suited to modern family living, making this fabulous area the hub of this wonderful home. Adjacent to here a separate, generous-sized utility room offers yet more useful storage space, ideal for white goods.

Master Suite 
The master suite is exceptionally well proportioned comprising a large master bedroom with a vaulted and beamed ceiling, alongside large walk-in dressing room which offers extensive storage space. The suite is completed by a luxury four piece shower room that comprises a double sized shower enclosure, vanity wash basin, bidet and wc.

Bedrooms 
Within the main house on the first floor, there are three further good-sized double bedrooms which each has its own unique style and character. As stated previously, the family room on the ground floor is being used by the current owner as an additional guest suite to comprise a large dressing area and bedroom with further space for relaxing.

Ground Floor Wet Room and Family Bathroom 
The ground floor is serviced by a wet room which also has a wash basin and WC, located off the reception hall. On the first floor, a family bathroom can be found comprising a freestanding roll-top bath with shower over, wash basin and wc.

Detached One Bedroom Cottage 
The superb detached cottage is located just across the courtyard from the main barn, offering fantastic self-contained accommodation that is ideally suited for guests or a dependent relative/teenage suite. This could also be used as a stand-alone property which could produce a healthy rental income if required. The cottage accommodation comprises a generous lounge, dining room, modern fitted kitchen, double bedroom with fitted wardrobes and a three-piece shower room.

Gym/Office and Outbuildings, Parking, Gardens, Land & Views 
Externally, a purpose-built gym/office can be found providing excellent and versatile space having fabulous views. A large internal store and additional open shed provides yet more storage space. The property is situated within a large plot of approximately 9 acres, accessed via a private lane which leads into a large gated pebbled driveway offering extensive parking for several vehicles. The house and gardens are set within approximately an acre and a half of beautiful landscaped garden areas that are exceptionally private, including stone flagged patios, a hot tub and large areas laid to lawn. The views from Snapes Height Barn are quite simply breath-taking, taking in far reaching open panoramic aspects across some of Lancashire’s most impressive countryside and beyond. There is approximately seven further acres of pasture land which would offer excellent equestrian opportunities.

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
01 August 2017

Nearest stations

  • Pleasington (2.6 mi)
  • Cherry Tree (3.4 mi)
  • Chorley (3.8 mi)
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7 Market Street, Chorley, PR7 1BD

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Miller Metcalfe, Chorley

7 Market Street, Chorley, PR7 1BD

01257 547012 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Pleasington (2.6 mi)
  • Cherry Tree (3.4 mi)
  • Chorley (3.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Miller Metcalfe, Chorley

7 Market Street, Chorley, PR7 1BD

01257 547012 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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