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4 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

South Lodge, Islay Road, Lytham


Property Description

Key features

  • Detached True Bungalow
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Dining Kitchen
  • Utility & Cloaks/Wc
  • 4 Bedrooms & 2 Bathrooms
  • Feature Lawned Gardens
  • Indoor Swimming Pool
  • Garaging, Gas Ch, Dglaz

Full description

Great opportunity to acquire a spacious detached family residence in this highly desirable residential area of the borough. The property lies between the two principal shopping centres of Lytham and St Annes and is well placed for local schools and golf courses including the Open Course of Royal Lytham St Annes and offers easy access to the M55 motorway. The bungalow stands in feature lawned gardens and boasts a heated indoor swimming pool. The accommodation comprises entrance hallway, lounge, dining room, garden room, dining kitchen, utility room & cloaks/WC. The master bedroom suite has an en suite bathroom/WC and dressing room. Three further bedrooms and principal bathroom/WC. Double brick garage. Gas central heating and double glazing. An internal viewing is highly recommended.

Entrance Hallway - Approached through hardwood outer door and having double glazed windows looking onto the front court yard. Solid oak strip floor. Panel radiator set behind a decorative screen. Corniced ceiling. Walk in 'L' shaped cloaks/store cupboard. Adjoining cupboard with double doors.

Cloakroom -

Principal Sitting Room - 8.89m x 5.77m - Superbly appointed, spacious principal reception room. Matching polished solid wood strip floor. Double glazed picture windows overlook the extensive private road and gardens. The focal point of the room is a marble inset fireplace with gas coal effect living flame fire and matching hearth. The room has two panel radiators set behind decorative screens. Corniced ceiling with additional halogen downlighting.

Dining Room - 5.18m x 3.78m - Well appointed second reception room. Access from both the adjoining lounge and main hallway. Panel radiator set behind a decorative screen. Corniced ceiling. Store cupboard leads off. Internal glazed double opening doors and matching side panels overlooks and gives access to:

Conservatory - 6.05m x 3.99m - Ceramic tiled floor with matching tiled sills. uPVC double glazed picture windows with blinds overlook the south facing rear gardens. Double opening side uPVC doors give garden access.

Conservatory -

Breakfast Kitchen - 6.35m x 3.63m - Well appointed BREAKFAST KITCHEN. Ceramic tiled floor and part tiled walls. Modern range of wall and floor mounted cupboards and drawers. Granite working surfaces with matching split level dining table. Inset one & a half bowl sink unit with moulded double drainer. Gold plated antique style mixer tap. Britannia 'cooking range' with fan assisted automatic electric double oven and five ring gas hob with stainless steel surround. Built in Neff microwave oven and integrated larder fridge. Illuminated extractor hood above. Integrated dishwasher. Corner carousel. Double panel radiator. Wall mounted video entry phone handset. Television aerial point. Halogen ceiling lighting. Double glazed windows overlook the rear kitchen garden.

Breakfast Kitchen -

Utility - 3.61m x 2.84m - Spacious laundry room. Belfast sink. Double glazed window overlooks the kitchen gardens. Plumbing facilities for automatic washing machine. Wall and floor mounted cupboards. Additional side door leads to the gardens. Part tiled walls. Panel radiator.

Snug/Family Day Room - 5.59m x 3.43m - Sliding double glazed patio doors and adjoining double glazed window overlook the rear garden. Double panel radiator. Gas coal effect living flame fire. Built in open top shelves.

Inner Hallway - Access to the loft. Private hallway from the main hall leads to:

Master Bedroom - 6.35m x 3.48m - Principal double bedroom with oriel double glazed bay window overlooking the rear garden. Deep display sill. Double panel radiator. Karndean floor. Further panel radiators set behind a decorative screen. Corniced ceiling.

Dressing Room/Bedroom Two - 4.45m x 3.23m - With double glazed window overlooking the rear gardens. Extensive range of built in wardrobes with kneehole dressing table and drawer units. Double panel radiator.

Bathroom/Wc - Ceramic tiled walls and matching tiled floor. Modern Sanitan five piece white suite comprises: panelled 'Whirlpool' Bronte panelled bath. Pedestal wash hand basin with illuminated mirror above and wall mounted shaving point. Step in tiled shower compartment with plumbed overhead shower, hand shower and further body jets. Pivoting outer door. The suite is completed by a low level WC and adjoining bidet. Two double panel radiators. Halogen ceiling downlighting. Obscure uPVC replacement outer window.

Front Hallway To Bedrooms - Leading to bedroom three and four. Pleasantly appointed inner hall with double glazed windows looking onto the front court yard and rear kitchen garden. Panel radiator set behind a decorative screen. Useful side cloaks store cupboard.

Bedroom Three - 5.54m x 2.90m - Further good sized double bedroom. Matching sliding double glazed patio door overlooks and gives access to the front and side kitchen garden. Side high level window. Range of white fitted wardrobes with kneehole dressing table with cupboards and drawers. Two double panel radiators. Corniced ceiling.

Bedroom Four - 5.08m x 3.00m - Well appointed and extremely well fitted double bedroom. Sliding double glazed patio doors overlook and give access to the front/side gardens. Three further windows look onto the front court yard. Extensive range of fitted wardrobes with over bed storage and matching headboard and side dressing table and open shelving. The room has two double panel radiators. Corniced ceiling.

Family Bathroom/Wc - Ceramic tiled walls. Four piece off white suite comprises: corner panelled bath with Mira plumbed shower. Fixture wash hand basin with illuminated mirror above. Low level WC and adjoining bidet. Double panel radiator. Obscure double glazed outer window. Ceiling halogen downlights.
NOTE: This bedroom wing would lend itself to conversion to a granny flat or teenagers suite if required.

Outside - To the front of the property there is a stone flagged court yard approached through electric wrought iron double gates giving excellent additional off road parking and approaches the brick three car garaging with electric up & over doors. Security from lighting and garden tap.
To the rear there are extensive lawned gardens which have been maintained to a very high standard surrounded with stone flags and block paving. Due to its situation the rear garden enjoys maximum sun light and is bordered by established trees and conifers. There are automatic awnings to the lounge and sun lounge.
To the centre of the garden there is an ornamental fish pond and waterfall with wrought iron surround.
Behind the swimming pool and swimming pool there is a very private kitchen garden with shrubs and dwarf hedging and mainly stone chipped areas with stone flagged pathways.

Outside -

Outside -

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Outside -

Indoor Heated Swimming Pool - 8.00m x 6.50m - In 2001 the brick built heated swimming pool was constructed with solar panels and raised timber decked surround. The pool has electric automatic cover and adjoining JACUZZI. Ceramic tiled surround with double glazed picture windows enjoying superb views of the rear garden. Centre sliding double glazed patio doors give access onto the timber decked boardwalk.
The swimming pool complex is independently heated and has dehumidifyers and having changing rooms with shower compartment. Separate toilet with two piece white suite and adjoining 'plant room' with the heating and dehumidifing controls. Integral to the swimming pool building there is a further plant room with the gas central heating boiler with electrically operated up & over door giving further access for garden machinery.

Changing Room - 3.05m x 2.34m -

Pump Room - 2.34m x 2.24m -

Garden Store/Boiler Room - 6.38m x 3.00m -

Garage One - 6.53m x 5.21m -

Garage Two - 6.53m x 3.66m -

Location - Great opportunity to acquire a spacious detached family residence in this highly desirable residential area of the borough. The property lies between the two principal shopping centres of Lytham and St Annes and is well placed for local schools and golf courses including the Open Course of Royal Lytham St Annes and offers easy access to the M55 motorway. This particular property stands in a spacious plot and an internal inspection is recommended.

Central Heating - The property enjoys the benefit of gas fired central heating from a boiler in the swimming pool complex fitted approx four and a half years ago serving panel radiators, swimming pool and domestic hot water.

Double Glazing - Where previously described the windows have replacement uPVC DOUBLE GLAZED units.

Tenure/Council Tax - The site of the property is held Freehold and is free from any chief rent or other encumbrances. Council Tax Band H

Viewing The Property - Strictly by appointment through 'John Ardern & Company'.

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Property Misdescription Act - John Ardern & Company for themselves and their clients declare that they have exercised all due diligence in the preparation of these details but can give no guarantee as to their veracity or correctness. Any electrical or other appliances included have not been tested, neither have drains, heating, plumbing and electrical installations. All purchasers are recommended to carry out their own investigations before contract.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
09 November 2016

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