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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Walmersley Old Road, Bury, Lancashire

Offers in Region of £1,200,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Improved & Renovated
  • Private Gated Estate
  • Approximately 3 Acre Site
  • Mature Grounds & Gardens
  • Six Bedrooms
  • Three Bathrooms
  • Detached Guest House
  • Outbuildings
  • Listed Building

Full description

Baldingstone House and Guest Cottage is an exquisite period property and a residence of the finest quality. The Grade II listed building, thought to date from circa 1604, has benefited from several improvements and alterations during its steeped history, but importantly retains the charm and character of a wonderful family home. The private estate is set on a 3 acre site adjacent to greenbelt farmland and features extensive and mature landscaped gardens. The beautifully presented grounds surround the property which is accessed from entrance gates via a gravelled driveway. The detached Guest Cottage is linked by an additional side driveway and includes outbuildings, garages and workshops. The house is a short drive from Bury & Ramsbottom town centres as well as conveniently located to the motorway network where Manchester City Centre is a commutable distance. The principle accommodation briefly comprises to the ground floor: entrance hallway/dining area, formal living room, sitting room, conservatory, study, library, WC, farmhouse kitchen and utility room. To the first floor this is a galleried landing leading to master bedroom with en-suite shower room, five further double bedrooms and two bathrooms. Part Exchange Considered.

Accommodation In Detail -

On The Ground Floor The Accommodation Comprises -

Entrance Hallway - 2411 x 161 (78'9" x 52'6") - Solid wood entrance door leading to large dining area with open fire and feature stone surround. Mullion front windows. Beamed ceiling. Storage cupboard. Ceiling light point. Staircase rising to the first floor.

Sitting Room - 203 x 168 (65'7" x 52'6") - Spacious corner reception room with mullion windows to the front and side aspect. Open fire with feature stone surround. Ceiling light point and coving. Television point.

Lounge - 236 x 203 (75'6" x 65'7") - Second large reception room with windows to the side and rear aspect and access to conservatory. Beamed ceiling. Underfloor heating. Wall and ceiling light points. Television point.

Conservatory - 1710 x 164 (55'9" x 52'6") - Traditional double glazed conservatory with underfloor heating, tiled flooring and television point.

Study - 206 x 129 (65'7" x 39'4") - Mullion windows to the side and front aspect. Feature fireplace. Beamed ceiling. Ceiling light points.

Libary - 137 x 75 (42'8" x 23'0") - Sash rear window and side window. Storage cupboards. Ceiling light points.

Breakfast Kitchen - 214 x 152 (68'11" x 49'3") - Traditional farmhouse style kitchen with a range of wall and base units in an oak finish with complementary granite work surfaces and incorporating double Belfast sink with mixer tap, gas fired Aga, four ring electric hob and oven, integrated dishwasher and fridge/freezer. Tiled flooring. Exposed stone walls. Beamed ceiling. Ceiling light points. Windows to rear aspect.

Utility Room - Two side windows, plumbing for washing machine/dryer, combination boiler, ceiling light points. Door allow rear access.

On The First Floor The Accommodation Comprises -

Galleried Landing - Mullion windows to the front aspect. Beamed ceiling. Two storage cupboards. Skylight to the rear.

Master Bedroom - 213 x 141 (68'11" x 45'11") - Double bedroom with Mullion windows, exposed beamed ceiling, stone fireplace and ceiling light point.

En-Suite Shower Room - White suite comprising low level WC, twin wash hand basin set in vanity unit, shower cubicle, tiled walls, heated towel rail and window to the side aspect.

Bedroom Two - 208 x 135 (65'7" x 42'8") - Mullion window to the front, stone fireplace and shower cubicle.

Bedroom Three - 164 x 131 (52'6" x 42'8") - Mullion window to the front.

Bedroom Four - 133 x 126 (42'8" x 39'4") - Mullion window to the side and sash window to the rear.

Bedroom Five - 153 x 125 (49'3" x 39'4") - Sash window to the rear.

Bedroom Six - 1111 x 84 (36'1" x 26'3") - Sash window to the rear.

Bathroom - White suite comprising low level WC, twin wash hand basins set in vanity unit with mixer taps, corner bath, corner shower room, tiled walls, heated towel rail and sash window to rear.

Detached Guest Cottage -

Entrance - Mullion front windows, ceiling light point and stairs rising to the first floor.

Dining Room/Kitchen - 146 x 144 (45'11" x 45'11") - Range of wall and base units with work surfaces over incorporating four ring electric hob, electric oven, part tiled walls, ceiling and wall light points. Mullion front windows.

Bathroom - Three piece suite comprising low level WC, wash hand basin and panelled bath with shower. Tiled walls.

Bedroom - 120 x 110 (39'4" x 36'1") - Mullion windows to front, beamed ceiling and ceiling light point.

Lounge - 211 x 1110 (68'11" x 36'1") - Mullion windows to front, TV point, ceiling light point, loft access and French window to rear.

General Description Of The Outside - The property is accessed through wrought iron entrance gates leading towards a gravelled driveway and parking forecourt with central water feature. There are mature landscaped gardens to the front and side which are tree lined and have shrubs and flower bed boarders. In addition there is a Tarmac tennis court, several outbuildings, garages and workshops. To the rear of the main house there is an attractive stone paved patio, hot tub and further water features.

Tenure - We are informed the tenure of this property is freehold.

Council Tax - The property is in the Bury Council, Council Tax - Band H

Directions - Leave the M60 at Junction 18 and take the M66 north towards Bury. Depart the M66 at Junction 1 onto the A56. Turn left and head south along the A56 which forms Walmersley Road. At the set of traffic lights take a sharp left and head up Walmersley Old Road. At the fork junction bear left and continue along Walmersley Old Road. Turn left before you reach the Masons Arms in front of the small row of cottages and the lane leads to the entrance of Baldingstone House.

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08 April 2016


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