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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Bankfield, Poolfoot Lane, Singleton, Poulton-le-Fylde, Lancashire


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Tenure: Freehold

***VIEWING ESSENTIAL *** STYLISH DREAM HOME boasting very SPACIOUS ACCOMMODATION set in 0.8 ACRES or thereabouts. Situated in a superb accessible location, discretely hidden away amidst its delightful country backdrop with views of the River Wyre Estuary and Trough of Bowland on approach.

Viewing is essential to appreciate the substantial accommodation this property offers.The property is totally encompassed by a feature brick wall, providing the ultimate in privacy and security. Electronically operated double timber gates open out to show this highly attractive home in all its splendour, with reclaimed stone paving in the substantial courtyard area featuring a central water fountain, providing a turning point and parking.

The owners are now downsizing after 26 years and are ready to pass on a 'once in a lifetime' opportunity for someone to own one of the most unique and enviable properties on the Fylde Coast. Bankfield is tastefully decorated with character features, including brickwork, beams and picture windows. Superb materials are being used to ensure unassailable standards of quality and luxury.

This impossibly charming residence boasts an expansive floor plan and grandly proportioned living space of 4,195 sq. ft. with 3/4 reception rooms, 4/5 bedrooms and 4 en-suite bathrooms. It must be viewed to fully appreciate the size and splendour of the accommodation.

There are a number of exclusive properties along Pool Foot Lane which is located on the edge of Singleton. This quiet location is perfect for those who enjoy the peace and tranquility of rural life, yet within close proximity to shops and amenities, with the town of Poulton-le-Fylde a short drive away. Access onto the main road network is excellent, making Bankfield an ideal home for those who commute, with easy access to all the Fylde towns and further afield with the motorway network only minutes away.

There are numerous excellent schools within easy reach, including the prestigious Rossall, Kirkham Grammar, AKS, Baines High School and Singleton Primary. Nearby Poulton has many independent
shops, including major UK retailers, bars, pubs and restaurants.

The oak double front doors open out to the imposing entrance hall, with w.c. and utility room and a beautiful oak staircase rises to the first floor where the landing features an imposing craftsman built oak display cabinet.

Perhaps the most impressive area is the tastefully furnished dining room. Double doors open out onto an 'alfresco' paved dining area with arbour, overlooking the tranquil landscaped gardens and water features with steps leading down from the dining area to the grandly proportioned lounge featuring a substantial brick 'Inglenook' style fireplace with a wood burning stove, providing a fabulous focal point, and a large picture window to the courtyard gives high levels of natural light.

The extensive kitchen has a range of wall and base mounted units in cream with contrasting granite work surfaces. There is a Range cooker with extractor fan along with an American fridge-freezer, an integral dishwasher and 1 ½ sink and drainer unit integrated into the granite. Double doors open out onto the cosy snug area also featuring a brick fireplace.

The huge conservatory has doors to both the kitchen and snug, also double doors opening out to the outdoor stone paved patio areas ideally suited for family barbeques, outdoor dining and relaxation.

The study is fully fitted with superb oak cabinetry, although this room could be altered to provide an additional fifth bedroom.

The impressively spacious master bedroom is absolutely stunning, overlooking the fountain and courtyard with fully fitted with wardrobes and separate drawer unit. The large modern en-suite
bathroom includes a stand-alone bath, spacious wet room and ladies dressing room area. There are three further large bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms on the first floor. The fourth bedroom en-suite bathroom is located on the ground floor next to the study.

Externally the property has the benefit of a triple garage open to many uses, with ample extra courtyard parking. The beautifully landscaped gardens with an expanse of well-maintained lawns, water features and well-stocked flower beds have been carefully and thoughtfully planned by the current vendors and achieve a fantastic family garden space with ample room for outdoor activities.

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03 March 2016

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