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The Chase, Flash Lane, Rufford, Ormskirk, Lancashire

Under Offer £599,000

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Tenure: Freehold

The Chase is an historic residence with an abundance of CHARACTER. To be truly unique in the residential property market is unusual but dating in part to 1632 and having been extended, The Chase is certainly ONE OF A KIND and although appearing detached from external and internal inspections, the property is discreetly attached to the neighbouring property.

It is believed to be the second oldest dwelling in the village.It is believed to be the second oldest dwelling in the village of RUFFORD.

Providing 5 BEDROOMS, 3 RECEPTION ROOMS, 2 BATHROOMS and stunning private grounds.There are many descriptions that suit this property including family home and secluded woodland dwelling. The scale of the house is ideal with the floor area being just in excess of 2800sq ft. The property has been recently refurbished by the existing owners with a new boiler installed and re-wiring carried out, giving the new purchasers little to do other than spend time enjoying the grounds and the south facing aspect of the front of the house. Although appearing detached from external and internal inspections, the property is discreetly attached to the neighbouring Property.

It is believed to be the second oldest dwelling in the village.

The property is situated off Flash Lane and more particularly upon the more secluded north-westerly side. A gravel and gated driveway leads from Flash Lane through the mature grounds to a parking and turning area.

Access to the house can be gained either via the formal and historic front door or on a day to day basis through the entrance at the rear providing access to the kitchen and utility.

The more formal Entrance leads into the Large Hall where the stairs rise up to the first floor. This very old part of the house has an unusual corner fireplace with log-burning stove and original oak floor. This room is currently utilised as a Dining Room. The timber and beamed ceiling is replicated through various areas of the property and indeed there are fireplaces, open aspects and a wide use of natural materials such as timber, mainly oak, and open faced brickwork.

The Dining Room gives way to the family Sitting Room with a further feature fireplace, twin aspects and with the benefit of double doors opening onto the beautiful Matthew Marsden breakfast Kitchen giving an open plan feel.

The kitchen is accompanied by a Utility and w.c to the side of the house giving that all important separate space.

The ground floor accommodation also benefits from a large Drawing Room with door to the veranda canopy on the south facing elevation along with feature bay window with window seat, coving and ceiling rose, pitched pine floor and a large fireplace with open fire.

To the first floor the historical character of the residence continues. The largest Bedroom has twin aspects and en-suite potential and this is accompanied by 4 Further Bedrooms one with en-suite facilities. There is also a large Family Bathroom. The Bedroom in the west wing of the house has beautiful views over the adjacent 22 acres of Rufford New Hall parkland.

The en-suite includes a separate shower with w.c and hand wash basin. The spacious family bathroom, includes a roll top bath, separate double shower cubicle, pedestal basin and w.c

Externally the property sits in almost 1 acre. This is a mixture of lawned garden to the front, bounded by rhododendron that creates the most amazing displays during spring. There is a large lawn to the side of the property.

Overall The Chase offers attached family accommodation, immense character, privacy, seclusion and mature grounds. The property also has the benefit of Planning Permission for a 3 bay garage with storage above. This, coupled with the services of Rufford that include a school, pub/restaurant, marina, railway station, shop and garage mean that The Chase has it all.

Flash Lane is understood to be a conservation area and is situated adjacent to the mature grounds of Rufford New Hall.

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Added on Rightmove:
10 February 2016

Nearest stations

  • Rufford (0.5 mi)
  • Burscough Bridge (2.3 mi)
  • New Lane (2.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Armitstead Barnett, Burscough

59 Liverpool Road North, Burscough, Lancashire L40 0SA

01704 633050 Local call rate

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Armitstead Barnett, Burscough

59 Liverpool Road North, Burscough, Lancashire L40 0SA

01704 633050 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Rufford (0.5 mi)
  • Burscough Bridge (2.3 mi)
  • New Lane (2.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Armitstead Barnett, Burscough

59 Liverpool Road North, Burscough, Lancashire L40 0SA

01704 633050 Local call rate

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