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6 bedroom country house for sale

Castle Hill Road, Birtle, Bury, Lancashire

Sold STC £895,000

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*OIRO *Have you been searching in vain, for the perfect character property coupled with extensive equestrian facilities? Your search is finally over. Mawkin Farm is a beautiful stone built detached home, that has origins dating back to the 18th century, perfectly blending versatility, character and charm, all set to a breath-taking backdrop of beautiful open countryside. Situated within its own private gated grounds and of approximately 17 acres, with seventeen stables and extensive parking, there is fantastic potential for a stand alone livery business if required. The home itself has been tastefully finished with generously proportioned and highly flexible accommodation that is ideally suited to modern family living whilst the awe inspiring landscaped gardens must be seen in person to be fully appreciated. 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 properties of this size and standard come to the market and as such, an early viewing is strongly recommended to avoid disappointment.

The exceptionally well proportioned and highly versatile accommodation comprises an entrance porch, spectacular principal lounge, separate sitting room, formal dining area, fabulous family/games room, farmhouse style fitted breakfast kitchen, utility room, cloakroom/wc and rear lobby to the ground floor. In addition to this there are two bedrooms, a kitchen and four piece bathroom/wc which could be included as part of the main house or could be utilised as a self contained annexe for a dependent relative/teenage suite if required. On the first floor there are four good sized bedrooms, generous bathroom and a separate wc. Outside there are wonderful landscaped gardens to three sides that are private and not overlooked whilst a sweeping gated driveway and garage offer extensive secure parking. Aside to this there are excellent facilities included such as approximately 17 acres of land, seventeen stables plus additional parking which provide spectacular equestrian opportunities or even a stand alone livery business if required.

The quaint area of Birtle is situated in a rural setting on the outskirts of Bury. It is surrounded by spectacular rugged countryside, making it a popular choice for homebuyers find the laid-back rural lifestyle, coupled with easy access to major road and motorway networks, an ideal place for family life.

Property ref: 121_2147_4234015

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