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Plot 2, Dark Lane, Whittle-le-Woods, Chorley, Lancashire

Guide Price £250,000

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Looking to build your dream home on the Canal

The last two remaining plots on Dark Lane are now available for sale either as individual self-builds or as a multiple development opportunity. Springwater House (plot 2) has been designed to create a home of real distinction and a unique opportunity to live on the Leeds Liverpool Canal with fabulous greenbelt views of open countryside and fields beyond. The plots have undergone intelligent and intensive architectural design creating multi-levelled homes that blend real character with contemporary architecture. Both plot 1 and plot 2 have the exclusivity of rear flat gardens and patios that allow these plots to be perfectly suited to the family market. With the added benefit of full planning consent prepared by Award Winning Architects, this is truly a once in a life time opportunity to build your dream home or homes on this amazing canal bank setting. Both plots enjoy the private tranquil setting that the canal offers along with South facing gardens and extensive private parking and potential mooring opportunities.

Planning Reference Number 15/01185/FUL - Chorley Borough Council
Plot 2 - Springwater House

Overview - the total internal space is 3,900 sq.ft of accommodation laid out as follows:


Ground floor and first floor space - 1,991 sq.ft - this provides the main living accommodation and bedroom spaces.


Basement - 1,910 sq ft - this provides a subterranean garage for 3 cars and living space potential for gym, cinema room, office and so on.
The accommodation is to be as follows:


Entering via a large vestibule with large skylight into a large feature hallway incorporating cloak room and separate WC, utility, study/playroom, principal dual living room with log burner and feature staircase, leading down the hallway which incorporates large store and down feature stairs that lead you into the main fabulous vaulted single storey family entertaining space that includes: family lounge, dining area and extensive kitchen with direct access on the south facing patios and 60 square metres of gardens with raised planters. The intelligent use of the levels within the plots allow 60m2 exclusive lawns and patios to be elevated by 3.5m above the canal bank level allowing for maximum privacy.


With the properties incorporating large glazing and roof skylights this property will be filled with natural daylight throughout the day and throughout the year. With direct access from all principal rooms to the gardens entertaining and alfresco dining can be fully appreciated. From the garden further access is provided to the lower patio situated on the canal edge allowing access to mooring points and fabulous location to entertain and take in the relaxing location that the plot location offers.


Access to the first floor is via the double height atrium staircase space that allows access to the first floor. On the First Floor there are 4 bedrooms as designed, however amendments could be undertaken by the potential purchasers. These comprise of 2 En-Suite Bedrooms which include the master bedroom with dressing area. The other 2 bedrooms share the Family Bathroom.
The basement is extremely flexible as to the accommodation it could include. There is the spacious open Garage for up to 4 cars as well as Workshop (or Cinema/Gym/Home office), Plant Room, WC and Store.


These unique south facing plots have the benefit of potential mooring rights onto the canal and are set in one of the most sought after locations in the County of Lancashire within walking distance of a public house restaurant and leisure complex as well as being within easy access of the beautiful West Pennine Moors, the connectivity for the motorway network and the market town of Chorley.


These are the last plots on Dark Lane with wide ranging open views and the benefit of energy saving technology including air source powered underfloor heating and 2 log-burners in each dwelling along with exceptionally flexible basement accommodation and garage. There are South facing garden spaces that are surprisingly spacious and very exclusive to the canal setting.


Planning Reference Number 15/01185/FUL - Chorley Borough Council

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07 September 2016

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