4 bedroom detached house for sale

Liverpool Road, Longton

£519,950

Property Description

Key features

  • 'The White House' Dates Back to 1912
  • Substantial Detached Residence
  • Private Plot Of Approximately 3/4 Acre
  • Four Bedrooms & Three Receptions
  • Many Original Features
  • Sought After Village Location
  • Extensive Driveway & Private Gardens
  • Attached Garage & Utility Room

Full description

A rare opportunity has arisen to acquire this beautiful and substantial detached residence thought to date back to 1912 and known locally as the 'Whitehouse'. This landmark property stands in a private plot of approximately 3/4 of an acre and is conveniently positioned for access to Longton village centre, the 'Brickcroft' nature reserve, reputable schools and the transport links. This charming family home retains many original character features and boasts an attractive winding driveway with mature gardens. The living accommodation is arranged over ground and first floors briefly comprising: entrance hall, formal dining room, lounge, sitting/playroom, breakfast kitchen, rear porch, utility room, useful, ground floor shower room, attached garage, landing, four bedrooms and a modern bathroom. Outside the private driveway offers ample off road parking, mature lawned gardens and established planting. A superb family home that has been enjoyed and lovingly maintained by the current owners for over 40 years. Early viewing is highly advised to avoid disappointment.


Ground Floor 
Entrance hall provides access to the property through attractive double doors, stairs to the first floor and access to the ground reception spaces. A formal dining room has sash windows to dual aspects, open fire with a tiled surround, radiator, picture rail and coving. To the rear a cosy lounge boasts an open fire with an attractive wood surround, tiled back and hearth, while alcoves to either side house two sash windows with stained glass top lights. There is a further sash window to the rear elevation and radiator. A versatile sitting/play room would serve a wide range of uses having French doors onto the the rear garden and an open fire with a stone surround. A breakfast kitchen is fitted with a range of units, windows to dual aspects, built-in oven, gas hob with extractor canopy over, space for appliances and access into a side porch that leads to a utility room and a useful ground floor toilet and shower room.

First Floor 
To the first floor are three large double bedrooms, a spacious single and a white bathroom suite. The landing area has an attractive sash window with beautiful stained glass. The master suite offers pleasant views over the rear garden, boasts sash windows to dual aspects and a vanity unit with wash hand basin.

Outside 
The established gardens lie to all elevations and as the property backs on to the old Preston to Southport railway embankment are very private. A private driveway offers ample off road parking for several vehicles. The gardens are mostly laid to lawn but include, an abundance of mature trees and shrubbery, with fencing and hedging to the boundaries for screening.

Entrance Hall 

Dining Room 
14' 9'' x 12' 5'' (4.49m x 3.78m)

Lounge 
15' 3'' x 13' 0'' (4.64m x 3.96m)

Sitting Room 
14' 0'' x 12' 9'' (4.26m x 3.88m)

BreakFast Kitchen 
15' 0'' x 8' 5'' (4.57m x 2.56m)

Side Porch 

Utility Room 

Shower Room 

Landing 

Bedroom One 
15' 9'' x 13' 0'' (4.80m x 3.96m)

Bedroom Two 
10' 9'' x 7' 11'' (3.27m x 2.41m)

Bedroom Three 
15' 9'' x 13' 0'' (4.80m x 3.96m)

Bedroom Four 
14' 0'' x 10' 6'' (4.26m x 3.20m)

Bathroom 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
27 October 2017

Nearest stations

  • Croston (3.5 mi)
  • Lostock Hall (4.3 mi)
  • Preston (4.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Lawrence Rooney Estate Agents, Longton

78 Liverpool Road, Longton, Preston PR4 5PB

01772 614433 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Lawrence Rooney Estate Agents, Longton

78 Liverpool Road, Longton, Preston PR4 5PB

01772 614433 Local call rate

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

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Nearest stations

  • Croston (3.5 mi)
  • Lostock Hall (4.3 mi)
  • Preston (4.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Lawrence Rooney Estate Agents, Longton

78 Liverpool Road, Longton, Preston PR4 5PB

01772 614433 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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