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5 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

6 Racefield Hamlet, Chadderton, Oldham

Withdrawn from Market £795,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 5/6 Bedroom Bungalow
  • High Specification Throughout
  • Four Reception Rooms
  • Extensive Landscaped Gardens
  • Double Garage
  • Surrounded by Green Belt
  • Potential to Create Sep. Apartment
  • EPC Rating - E

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

This is a magnificent 5/6 bedroom residence which is situated on the sought after and prestigious Racefield Hamlet Development on the outskirts of Chadderton. Surrounded by green belt farmland yet only a short drive from local schools, Chadderton and Royton shopping centres, Chadderton Park and local motorway connections.

The beautifully presented living space comprises of entrance hall, library, sitting room, games room, dining/breakfast, utility and wc, office/study, master bedroom with en-suite and access to a large inner courtyard, four further bedrooms and family bathroom.

Externally there is a double garage with mature landscaped to side and rear extending to approximately 1 acre, with water feature.

The property layout lends itself to the potential for creating a self contained apartment as there is a separate entrance to allow the creation of an annexe or dwelling subject to the relevant planning permission. Viewing is highly recommended to appreciate this unique family home. 

HISTORICAL NOTES This is a former late Victorian/ Edwardian brick built isolation hospital, hence the country location to the west of the urban areas, away from their smoke and pollution, and providing light and exercise in the sheltered internal area, where beds could be rolled out in good weather.
The wards have been converted to provide luxury modern accommodation.
Streetbridge is a reference to Roman occupation of the area, as "straight" roads were unusual in the so-called "Dark Ages" after the Romans left Britain. Such roads were called "street", that is "straight", so Streetbridge was where the Roman road crossed the river Irk somewhere in the area near here.
"Racefield" is a reference to early water powered cotton mills which were situated along the Irk in the second half of the 18c - The field of the "race", that is the water supply for the mill's water wheel.


RECEPTION HALL 19' 0" x 17' 9" (5.79m x 5.41m) Double entrance doors lead into this large reception hall with double doors leading to each room including master bedroom, library, inner hallway and office. 

MASTER BEDROOM 23' 3" x 16' 8" (7.09m x 5.08m) This stunning master bedroom has its own entrance area with a large window, Australian oak floor and an extensive range of fitted wardrobes with hidden entrance to the en-suite, four Parisian style arched windowsand French doors leading into the inner courtyard. 

EN SUITE BATHROOM 13' 4" x 7' 10" (4.06m x 2.39m) With large corner bath, walk in shower, low level WC, bidet and wash hand basin, fully tiled walls and floor. 

OPEN COURTYARD A stone flagged courtyard with two sets of double doors leading from master bedroom and sitting room. 

INNER HALLWAY Solid oak floor and brass light fittings to access the East Wing of the property. 

BEDROOM TWO 14' 10" x 11' 3" (4.52m x 3.43m) With two large windows, solid wood floor, leading to a large dressing room (9'2 x 6'4) with exterior door.  

BEDROOM THREE 14' 9" x 10' 0" (4.5m x 3.05m) Fitted with a range of wardrobes and bedroom furniture, solid floor, large window overlooking the garden. 

BEDROOM FOUR 12' 1" x 6' 4" (3.68m x 1.93m) With fitted carpet and two windows overlooking the Hamlet. 

BEDROOM FIVE 20' 1" x 6' 4" (6.12m x 1.93m) With fitted carpet and two windows overlooking the rear garden areas. 

OFFICE/STUDY/BED SIX 14' 4" x 7' 7" (4.37m x 2.31m) With double doors to the entrance hall, window to the front, vanity sink, storage cupboard, access to an internal wc, with low level wc and storage cupboards. 

BATHROOM With bath, shower, hand basin, low level WC, fully tiled, obscure glazed window. 

LIBRARY 19' 0" x 13' 9" (5.79m x 4.19m) Fully fitted with antique mahogany book casing to two walls, panelling, parquet flooring, with stained glass feature ceiling dome and archway to sitting room. 

LOUNGE/ SITTING ROOM 24' 0" x 19' 0" (7.32m x 5.79m) With two windows plus two French windows to the side, parquet flooring, large, carved solid marble fire surround with coal effect fire. 

GAMES ROOM/ DINING 28' 1" x 18' 10" (8.56m x 5.74m) With feature stained glass ceiling light, large windows and double patio doors leading onto the garden 

DINING/KITCHEN 23' 3" x 12' 1" (7.09m x 3.68m) Spacious room with an extensive range of bespoke wooden units with polished granite work surfaces, stainless steel sink unit, integrated ovens, dishwasher and larder fridge. There is an island which houses a 6 ring gas hob and has a large extractor. There are two windows over looking the inner courtyard and rear garden. 

UTILITY 12' 1" x 6' 3" (3.68m x 1.91m) With large Belfast sink, plumbed for several appliances, worktops, fully tiled and door to rear garden.  

WC With low level WC and wash hand basin. 

WINE STORE With marble wine shelves, storage cabinet and is fully tiled. 

GARAGE 20' 0" x 18' 3" (6.1m x 5.56m) Double garage with electric remote door, rear double doors to garden. 

GARDENS The property has landscaped mature gardens to side and rear extending to approximately 1 acre. In addition the residents have part ownership and access to 5 acre nature reserve which adjoins the Hamlet boasting pond, woodland and maintained grassed areas. 

MANAGEMENT COMPANY The owners of the property will have a part share in the ownership of Racefield Management Company who in turn have ownership of the Freehold. There is a monthly service charge of £120. 

DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITY The East Wing of the property (see proposed floorplan) offers potential (subject to the relevant planning permissions) to be separated from the main body of the house to provide an independent dwelling with its own entrance and garden area. 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION TENURE: Leasehold - Solicitor to confirm details.


VIEWING ARRANGEMENTS: Strictly by appointment with the agents. 

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