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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Garthwood Barn, Sandwell Brow, Scorton, Preston, Lancashire

Sold STC £539,950

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Tenure: Freehold

***NO CHAIN*** SUPERB FLEXIBLE ACCOMMODATION *** VIEWING ESSENTIAL *** BEAUTIFUL STONE BUILT BARN CONVERSION - over 3000 sq ft of accommodation - 4/5 bedrooms 3/4 reception rooms with ANNEXE, set within 0.9 ACRES or thereabouts of STUNNING GARDENS.

Garthwood Barn has been sensitively converted to include many character features, including natural materials of stone and exposed beams and provides an ideal family home.Set just outside the sought after village of Scorton, the property is sat in what can only be described as a beautifully landscaped plot and includes large lawned and bedded areas set around a stunning pond.

Internally, the property boasts spacious and flexible accommodation including entrance vestibule, entrance hallway, lounge, 2 further reception rooms, dining kitchen, conservatory, utility and work room (previously a garage).
There are also 4 bedrooms, a shower room and two bathrooms. Annexe accommodation is also provided and includes a kitchenette, lounge and shower room with a store room over (currently used by the vendors as a bedroom). There are a number of opportunities to extend/alter the house to add a self-contained 'granny' flat.

The front door to the property forms part of a picture window, making an impressive entrance to Garthwood Barn. The entrance vestibule opens out into the entrance hallway, via a further glazed panel.

The entrance hall leads off to various ground floor accommodation including the spacious lounge.

The lounge has a wood burning stove sat centrally in a stone surround, with windows to three elevations, allowing this room to be a fantastic bright family space.

The dining kitchen has the benefit of a range of wall and base mounted kitchen units with a work surface over, tiled splashback and integrated breakfast bar. There is a double sink and an integrated dishwasher. There is a point for a Range cooker with extractor over. There is a storage area/pantry off the kitchen, housing a larder fridge, as well as a conservatory beyond the dining area.

Beyond the kitchen there is a utility room which includes a range of wall and base mounted kitchen units, Belfast sink and a point for washing machine. The boiler is also housed here. Alongside the utility room there is a spacious work room or study which has full height windows to the front elevation and includes a range of wall and base mounted units with a laminate floor. These two rooms were formerly the garage, but have been
altered by the current vendors.

From the utility room space there is access into the annexe. This space could be altered to make a more spacious annexe and a bedroom off.

There are 2 further reception rooms off the entrance hall, currently used as a study and dining room – both of these were previously used as bedrooms. There is also a family bathroom with fitted wardrobe, wall cupboards and containing a shaving point.

The conservatory offers superb views over the
stunning gardens.

The staircase rises to the first floor onto a large open landing which has fitted shelves and cupboards off.

The master bedroom is spacious and enjoys a range of fitted furniture and has superb views from the Velux windows over the gardens.

Adjacent there is a large bathroom containing razor point, whirlpool bath and walk in shower. There are 2 further bedrooms to the first floor. In addition there is a spacious shower room completing the first floor accommodation.

The annexe accommodation can be accessed externally and includes kitchenette, shower room and a lounge area. There is a ladder up to a storage room, which is currently being used as a bedroom by the current vendors (this is not up to Building Regulations Specification).

Externally, the property is entered off Sandwell Brow onto a gravel driveway which leads through to a spacious parking area in the front of the house.

There is gravelled vehicular access to the rear where there are beautifully landscaped gardens including large lawned and natural stone paved areas, beautiful flower beds and a stunning pond with mature trees and shrubs. Park Brook runs through the garden. There is also a wooden 'summer house', paved wood store and coal bunker as well as a 'Pergola' with gravelled sitting area. In all the property is set in approximately 0.9

The property is within walking distance of the centre of the village of Scorton. The village itself is a sought after location and offers amenities including village shop, café, garden centre, restaurant, public house, school and places of worship.

Scorton is an extremely accessible location with easy access onto the A6 with a short drive to junction 33 of the M6. The vendors inform us that there are bus routes to a number of schools within the area, to include Garstang Academy, Kirkham
Grammar School, Lancaster Grammar School and Ripley St Thomas High School.

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17 March 2016

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