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5 bedroom country house for sale

Little Holt, Sandy Lane, Brindle, Chorley, Lancashire

Sold STC £595,950

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Being surrounded by some of Lancashire's most stunning open countryside, The Barn at Little Holt is a breath-taking detached stone country home of the highest calibre that offers exceptionally well proportioned living space coupled by fabulous landscaped grounds of approximately 0.75 acres and substantial outbuildings that simply must be viewed to be fully appreciated. This magnificent family friendly home was bespoke built approximately 35 years ago and designed to combine a sense of rustic period charm coupled with splendid modern features. The location although appreciating a feeling of rural seclusion is in fact within easy access to a host of amenities including well renowned public and private schooling and is well placed for major transport links, making it ideal for those looking to commute. Rarely do homes of this size and calibre come to the market in locations such as this and an early internal viewing is strongly recommended to avoid disappointment.

The exceptionally well proportioned and highly versatile accommodation comprises a generous entrance porch, wonderful reception hall with galleried landing over, cloakroom/wc, fabulous open plan lounge and formal dining area, conservatory, fitted sitting room/study, open plan dining kitchen with Aga, over average sized utility room, five good sized fitted bedrooms (master with en-suite) plus a family bathroom and separate wc. A generous gated driveway offers extensive parking for several vehicles and leads to a substantial garage block which includes a fantastic four car detached garage, garden room, store and exterior wc. A further substantial workshop can also be appreciated. The gardens are a joy to behold being landscaped, well maintained and private, appreciating stunning views over rolling countryside and must be seen in person to be fully appreciated.

Property ref: 121_2149_3960874

Reception Rooms 
The property is accessed via large glazed porch which leads into a most impressive reception hall with a staircase that rises to the splendid first floor galleried landing. The stunning open plan lounge is a breath-taking room of epic proportions that offers more than enough room for relaxing and formal entertaining. A large stone fireplace provides a superb focal point to the room, housing a coal effect gas fire. Large front and side facing windows offers fabulous views over the garden and the countryside. From here double doors lead to a conservatory, offering an alternative area for relaxing that has wonderful views over the rear gardens. The reception rooms are completed by a versatile sitting room that has been used by the owners as a study, having a wide variety of solid wood bespoke fitted office furniture.

Dining Kitchen and Utility Room 
The dining kitchen offers more than enough room for cooking, dining, being fitted with an extensive range of wall and base units comprising cupboards, drawers and work surfaces complemented by a gas fired Aga, with windows towards the rear aspects offering stunning views. From here a door provides access to a over average sized utility room which offers yet more useful storage space, ideally suited for white goods.

Parking and Outbuildings 
The property is accessed via a gated driveway which offers extensive off road parking for several vehicles. A large garage block comprises a fantastic four car detached garage that provides yet more secure parking, additional garden room, useful store room and exterior wc. In addition to this a further substantial 35' workshop can also be appreciated offering excellent potential for a variety of uses alongside spectacular exterior storage space.

Gardens and Views 
One of the main features of this breath-taking property is the garden areas. The plot measures approximately 0.75 acres in total comprising beautiful landscaped gardens to three sides that are well tended to include stone flagged patios, extensive mature shrub and floral displays with and raised beds. The gardens are private and not directly overlooked and appreciates all awe inspiring views over rolling countryside which offers a real sense of rural seclusion, peace & tranquillity.

Master Suite 
The imposing master suite comprises of a large bedroom with a rear facing windows that offers spectacular views over the gardens and local green belt, complemented by a large fitted wardrobe with hanging and shelving, providing extensive storage space. From here a door offers access into a three piece shower room that comprises a shower enclosure, bath, wash basin and low level wc, complemented by tiled elevations.

There are four further good sized fitted bedrooms each having its own unique, shape and character. Each bedroom has windows that offer fantastic views.

Cloakroom/WC and Family Bathroom 
Located off the reception hall a cloakroom/wc ideally services the ground floor accommodation, whilst the first floor a fantastic luxury wet room comprises of a panelled bath, wash basin and low level wc, complemented by tiled wall coverings. Adjacent to here a separate wc and wash basin completes the sanitary facilities.

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