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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Milestone House, 20 Hest Bank Lane, Hest Bank, Lancaster LA2 6DB

Sold by Us £880,000

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Tenure: Freehold

A most impressive, detached 5 bedroom, family home in the highly sought after village of Hest Bank. Set back from the road within a secure, gated 0.9 acre plot, Milestone House presents a superb opportunity for highly versatile living for all the family across three floors. Constructed in 2006, this magnificent property has been well planned to provide a super, large reception room, a spectacular dining kitchen with adjacent utility, study, and five double bedrooms, one of which is a unique and breath taking 4 room master suite. Throughout, the attention to detail and quality of workmanship is clearly evident, with the extensive use of glass and oak. The gardens are neatly arranged and provide ample space for children, pets or those with green fingers! From the upper levels of the house and the balcony areas, far reaching views across Morecambe Bay add even more appeal to this very special home. This property will prove popular with a wide range of buyers due to its flexible living accommodation and ample space for housing dependent relatives or working from home if required.

Well placed for travel into Lancaster and also commuting further afield, this properties prominent position in the centre of this highly sought after Lancashire Village, makes it an outstanding choice for a professional couple and their family. Hest Bank village has a vibrant community centred around a wonderful primary school, in addition there are a variety of clubs including tennis, football and bowling. Useful amenities such as a Post office, village store and three pubs also further enhance. The property is in the catchment area for the Lancaster Grammar Schools and nearby Carnforth and Lancaster both provide excellent, national rail and motorway links. With the construction of the new Bypass underway, a planned interchange on the A6 will soon provide very fast access to the M6. 


Entrance Vestibule A welcoming and practical entrance with large timber door leading into a useable space ideal from hanging coots and shoes. Amtico flooring and Oak and glazed doors lead into the inner hall which is filled with glass and oak and allows plenty of light to permeate through the house.  

Study 14'5 x 13'5 (4.39 x 4.08) Fit for purpose and immediately off the inner hall this room is ideal as a study or play room, with high ceilings and plenty of light via the bay window. 

Cloakroom Just off the inner hall this very practical space houses the communications 'room', provides plentiful storage and boasts a separate, modern WC with wash hand basin.  

Lounge/ Dining Room 33'1 x 14'6 (10.10 x 4.41) Double oak doors from the inner hall lead into this principle reception space which, like the whole house is beautifully presented. Running from the front to the rear of the house, there is ample space for comfortable seating alongside a dining table if required. Lovely views over the garden to the rear and a gas fire set within a marble surround provide a delightful focal point. This room also benefits from cinema surround sound. 

Breakfast Kitchen 25'7 x 21'10 (7.81 x 6.65) A superb, 'L' shaped breakfast kitchen that has been exquisitely planned to provide a sociable space for all the family. The Siematic kitchen features a stunning range of wall and base units coupled with an impressive island and breakfast bar. The hardwearing Corian top is perfect for chefs young and old! Throughout, Miele and Gaggenau appliances including; double oven, steamer, griddle, 5 ring hob with extractor, steamer, wine cooler, fridge and freezer. There is ample space for a breakfast table and chairs and a stunning dual aspect with access on to the beautiful balcony area.  

Utility Room 14'1 6'2 (4.30 x 1.87) Adjacent to the Kitchen and with a good range of wall and base units in the same style as the kitchen and comprising additional oven, microwave and stainless steel sink and drainer. Access to both the rear garden and the integral garage.  

Lower Ground Floor This is an excellent space with separate external access that would be of particular interest for those looking for an 'annexe' or indeed home office space or slightly separate area for children/teenagers. The foyer area has double glazed doors out on to a patio seating area and provides access to;  

Bedroom 4 15'5 x 11'2 (4.71 x 3.40) A super double bedroom of good proportions with views over the garden. 

Bedroom 5 16'1 x 13'4 (4.89 x 4.07) This double bedroom has a lovely dual aspect over the gardens and benefits from two integrated storage cupboards. 

Bathroom A generous facility which is fully tiled in a neutral style with large bath with shower attachment, vanity wash hand basin, corner shower cubicle, WC and towel radiator. 

Storage Rooms Under the foundations of the property can be found a selection of super storage rooms, one of which houses the boiler, another which I ideal for all manner of storage and a further room that would make an excellent gym or cinema room.  

First Floor The split level landing is bright and light and enjoys very pleasant views across the rooftops of the village towards the Bay. Practically there is also a useful storage cupboard.  

Master Suite 17'0 x 13'11 (5.19 x 4.25) This incredible master suite has been extremely well planned to provide a generous master double bedroom with views over the rear garden, a large dressing room with full length windows allowing plenty of light. The bathroom is beautifully presented with large bath, waterfall taps, walk-in shower, vanity wash hand basin, towel radiator and WC. An integral staircase leads to the versatile seating area which enjoys magnificent views. 

Bedroom 2 14'4 x 13'8 (4.37 x 4.17) A spacious double bedroom at the front of the property with dual aspect. 

Bedroom 3 12'0 x 10'4 (3.66 x 3.16) A further double bedroom enjoying good proportions and pleasant views over the rear garden. 

Shower Room Fully tiled in neutral tiles this contemporary facility comprises a corner shower cubicle, vanity wash hand basin, towel radiator and WC. Useful airing cupboard.  

Outside Set back from the road, the electrically operated wrought iron gates provide security and access to the parking area with ample space for at least 5 cars. A detached single garage and further internal garage provide additional parking or storage. To the front of the property there are a super selection of attractive beds which have been planted with a hardy selection of perennials. A paved pathway leads round to the rear where the garden is laid mainly to lawn and is both low maintenance and attractive, enjoying plenty of space and a private secure boundary. Scattered throughout are a number of trees and shrubs creating definition.  

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