4 bedroom cottage for sale

Charter Lane, Charnock Richard, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7

Under Offer £249,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Attractive setting fronting quiet country lane
  • Aspects to rear and to front overlooking Greenbelt
  • Substantial stone built double cottage
  • Four bedrooms, three reception rooms, two bathrooms
  • Some upgrading needed
  • Wide plot providing potential for additional dwelling

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Description:
The property enjoys a very pleasant semi-rural setting fronting a quiet country lane with open aspects to the rear and extensive westerly views to the front overlooking fields washed over as Greenbelt.

Deceptively spacious accommodation has been achieved by the combining of two former agricultural worker's cottages of substantial stone construction estimated to have been built over 200 years ago.

The generously proportioned plot provides potential for possibly erecting a detached residence, subject to planning.

Village amenities are close by in the form of schools, church and sports centre, and there is easy access into surrounding major towns and onto the M6 motorway.

Location:
Proceeding along Preston Road (A49) through Charnock Richard, turn east into Church Lane and Charter Lane is then on the right.

Accommodation:
(all sizes are approx)

Ground Floor
Entrance Hall
With glazed screen to

Lounge 4.8m x 3.5m (16' x 11'9)
With stone feature fireplace, central heating radiator and glazed screen to

Dining Room 4.5m x 3.7m (15' x 12'3)
With exposed beams to ceiling, central heating radiator, oil fired central heating boiler, large store under stairs.

Kitchen 4.5m x 4.1m (15' x 13'9)
With extensive range of timber fronted base cupboards with doors and worktops, double drainer stainless steel sink unit, ceramic hob with hood above, electric double oven, plumbing for automatic washing machine, exposed beams to ceiling, central heating radiator.

Family Room 4.5m x 4.1m (15' x 13'6)
With exposed beams and spars to ceiling, stone feature fireplace and central heating radiator.

First Floor
Spacious Landing
With central heating radiator

Bedroom 1 4.5 x 3.14m (15' x 10'4)
Including fitted wardrobes, central heating radiator.

Bedroom 2 4.5m x 4.1m (15' x 13'6)
Double panel central heating radiator

Bedroom 3 4.1m x 2.6m (13'6 x 8'7)
With central heating radiator

Bedroom 4 3.8m x 2.2m (12'6 x 7'4)
With central heating radiator

Bathroom
With 3-piece suite, central heating radiator and cylinder cupboard

Shower Room
With large walk-in shower cubicle, central heating radiator and heated towel rail.

Outside:
Shallow forecourt with wide driveway to side leading to

Timber cabin/garage (24'6 x 17'6)

Rear garden with oil fired storage tank, paved patio area and small compound used for the rearing of poultry

Planning:
The adjoining site currently occupied by a workshop has received Planning Permission (App No. 15/00863/OUT) for the erection of a pair of cottage style residences and has been sold as a development site.

The generous space to the side of the cottage provides potential for possibly erecting an additional detached residence as illustrated on the attached plan. Interested parties should make their own enquiries to the planning department at Chorley Borough Council at enquiries@chorley.gov.uk

Tenure:
It is understood the site is Freehold and free from chief rent.

Assessment:
According to the Valuation Office Agency's website, the cottage has been placed in Band D, which currently equates to a Council Tax of approximately 1606.

Services:
Mains electricity and water supplies are laid on, gas is available and drainage is to the main sewer.

To View:
Strictly by appointment with Peter E Gilkes & Company and with whom all negotiations should be conducted.

Note:
All services throughout the property are untested. Interested parties must satisfy themselves as to the condition of the central heating system, fitted fires and any other appliances and fittings where applicable.

More information from this agent

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
20 July 2016

Nearest stations

  • Chorley (2.3 mi)
  • Euxton Balshaw Lane (2.5 mi)
  • Buckshaw Parkway Station (2.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

Nearest schools

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Peter E Gilkes & Company, Chorley

44 Market Street, Chorley, PR7 2SE

01257 547050 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Chorley (2.3 mi)
  • Euxton Balshaw Lane (2.5 mi)
  • Buckshaw Parkway Station (2.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Peter E Gilkes & Company, Chorley

44 Market Street, Chorley, PR7 2SE

01257 547050 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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