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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Lord Sefton Way, Formby

£950,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Outstanding Period Detached Home
  • Five Bedrooms
  • Circa 3500 Square Feet
  • Dating Back to 1858
  • Property Rests In 2.22 Acres
  • Surrounding Countryside

Full description

Dating back to 1858 ‘The Old Vicarage’ is a beautiful five bedroom period home that rests amongst approximately two acres of stunning grounds and stands as a striking example of classic English architecture the symmetry and proportions of which are matched by its abundance of original features which adorn the nearly 3500 square feet of living space. Available for the first time in over 19 years this is a unique opportunity to purchase one of the regions most notable homes and early internal inspection is essential to appreciate the fabulous family lifestyle it affords.

The property rests in a highly desirable location on the outskirts of the small rural village of Great Altcar a civil parish close by to Formby on the West Lancashire Coastal Plain. The home offers a wonderful blend of formal living areas and spaces just perfect for entertaining and is ideal for the family lifestyle with well proportioned rooms that provide real flexibility of use. The gracious interiors are accented by a rich blend of traditional finishes with high ceilings, bay and sash windows, original plaster covings, a magnificent staircase and stunning fireplaces. The floor plan is voluminous and living areas are filled with natural light, the ground floors principal spaces feature a reception hallway, expansive lounge, formal dining room, sitting room, a huge kitchen and dining area, utility room and a downstairs cloaks/wc. On the first floor the private spaces include five excellent double bedrooms along with a four piece family bathroom, three piece en-suite and two piece wc.

Outside the property rests on approximately 2.22 acres of land and gardens with private aspects and far reaching open views over the surrounding countryside. The outstanding formal gardens are quite simply breathtaking and surround the property, enveloping it with an almost park like feel. A horticulturists dream and the result of many years of love and dedication the gardens include numerous areas to relax and escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life. Along with well kept lawned areas there are beautiful and interesting flora, an orchard, paddock and mature trees that provide privacy, there is also a fountain water feature, a summer house and delightful patio’s which make fabulous areas for al-fresco dining or even those more populous gatherings with ample space for a marquee on the lawns. The gated access gives way to a gravel driveway and ample forecourt parking along with various outbuildings including an 800 square foot workshop, garage, wash house and brick built storage sheds. 
 


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Added on Rightmove:
12 July 2016

Nearest stations

  • Formby (1.8 mi)
  • Freshfield (2.0 mi)
  • Hightown (2.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Arnold & Phillips, Ormskirk

2 Church House, Park Road, Ormskirk, L39 3AJ

01695 375024 Local call rate

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Arnold & Phillips, Ormskirk

2 Church House, Park Road, Ormskirk, L39 3AJ

01695 375024 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Formby (1.8 mi)
  • Freshfield (2.0 mi)
  • Hightown (2.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Arnold & Phillips, Ormskirk

2 Church House, Park Road, Ormskirk, L39 3AJ

01695 375024 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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