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5 bedroom detached house for sale

The Blossom House, Garstang Road, Fulwood, Preston, Lancashire

Sold STC £750,000

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Tenure: Freehold

BEAUTIFULLY PRESENTED, 5 BEDROOM, 3 RECEPTION ROOM FAMILY HOME. The Blossom House is stunning, dating back to the 1930's. This landmark property has been tastefully and lovingly renovated, extended and improved by the current vendors, retaining superb character features. Set in a FANTASTIC SIZE PLOT with a large lawned and bedded garden to the rear and a spacious front garden and parking area.

We would highly recommend the viewing of this fabulous home.The property has been sensitively refurbished and incorporates beautiful timber panelling, coving and some 1930's fireplaces.

The property is positioned on Garstang Road and therefore has good access to the motorway at Junction 32 of the M6 and the A6 into Preston, making commuting or working in Preston easy. Local amenities include shops, restaurants, public houses and schools.

The property is entered from the covered porch to the front door, which opens out into a stunning entrance hall. This beautiful room really sets the scene for this remarkable home with fabulous timber panelling and a stunning staircase which rises up to the first floor. There is also a seating area offering attractive views across the front grounds.

From the entrance hall there is an inner hall. From both the hall and inner hall there are doors off to the various ground floor accommodation.

The lounge has an attractive bay window to the front of the property and a window to the side, providing plenty of natural light. A living flame gas fire surrounded by a Portland stone 1930's style fireplace provides an attractive focal point to the room. There are fitted display units to one wall.

The snug has a wood burning stove set in a 1930's fireplace (sourced by the vendors) on a hearth with a copper fender. The coving in this room was specifically designed to fit in with the era of the build. There are windows to the side of the property and bi-fold doors which open out to the rear patio. There is a study with fitted bookshelves and a gas fire wood burning style stove, again set in a 1930's fireplace which was sourced by the vendors.

The spacious breakfast kitchen and family/garden room is truly the hub of this fantastic family home. There are a range of kitchen units with a granite work surface over. There is a stainless steel sink and the drainer is integrated into the granite. There is a point for a range cooker which has a stainless steel splashback and an extractor over. There are also points for a discreetly positioned washer and a dryer. There is also a point for a fridge-freezer and a dishwasher. The floor covering in this room is good quality engineered oak. There are two sets of bi-fold doors which open out onto the patio and this room is positioned on a slight 'L' to the snug, ensuring that this area of the house is ideal for entertaining, both indoors and outdoors, to enjoy the beautiful, mature gardens which offer
excellent levels of privacy. This is a lovely light room with the benefit of windows, two sets of bi-fold doors and Velux windows. The space beyond the kitchen units could be used for living or dining space.

The beautiful and original staircase rises up to the first floor landing. There is a stained glass window to the side of the property, doors off to various first floor accommodation and a further staircase rises up to the second floor.

There is an attractive bedroom which enjoys a bay window to the front of the property and has under-stairs storage. A further bedroom has double doors out to a balcony and enjoys views over the gardens and there are fitted cupboards within this room.

There is an entrance into the guest bedroom which has a range of fitted wardrobes. The guest bedroom has patio doors out to the balcony and windows to the rear of the property. There is an en-suite with a shower cubicle, w.c. and wash-hand basin. There is a further bedroom which enjoys a superb turret style window out to the front and side of the property.

The family bathroom has a bath with a shower over, a w.c., pedestal wash-hand basin and heated towel rail.

A staircase rises up to the second floor and up to the master bedroom suite. This room has windows with fantastic views overlooking the garden and three Velux windows, creating a lovely light space. There are fully fitted wardrobes.

The bathroom on the second floor has a double-ended bath, shower cubicle, w.c. and a pedestal wash-hand basin. The second floor landing has plenty of under-eaves storage and also an airing cupboard.

The property is entered from Garstang Road onto a large parking area at the front and there are double timber gates to the side of the property which provide access to an additional secure parking area and the garage. There is an attractive and sought-after Monkey Puzzle Tree in the front garden. The garage is currently split into two, with the furthest area having previously been used as a
workshop. There is a path leading through the beautiful gardens to the bottom of the plot and it is easy to see the maturity and the consideration that has taken place through the years as the gardens have developed. There are large lawned and bedded gardens and the mature planting offers excellent levels of privacy.

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09 November 2016

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