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4 bedroom country house for sale

Scholes Fold, Darwen

£360,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Stone Family Home
  • 3 Stables + Land
  • Delightful Rural Hamlet
  • 3 Sep Reception Rooms
  • 4 Generous Bedrooms
  • Modern Bath + Ensuite
  • Equestrian Opportunities
  • Energy Rating - E

Full description

A recently renovated and tastefully presented stone sem-detached house, enjoying a 'tucked away' rural position in a cluster of individual properties adjacent to the West Pennine Moors. The generous four bedroom, two bathroom accommodation incorporates many distinctive, character features combined with the facilities of a superb, fitted breakfast kitchen, three separate / adaptable reception rooms, uPVC double glazing and oil central heating. Offerred with the benefit of a detached stable block for three horses and a paddock / grazing land of over Two acres approximately ( not measured, subject to survey), this property presents a rare opportunity for an equestrian owner to acquire an affordable, family country home.

A recently renovated and tastefully presented stone sem-detached house, enjoying a 'tucked away' rural position in a cluster of individual properties adjacent to the West Pennine Moors. The generous four bedroom, two bathroom accommodation incorporates many distinctive, character features combined with the facilities of a superb, fitted breakfast kitchen, three separate / adaptable reception rooms, uPVC double glazing and oil central heating. Offerred with the benefit of a detached stable block for three horses and a paddock / grazing land of approximately two acres ( not measured, subject to survey), this property presents a rare opportunity for an equestrian owner to acquire an affordable, family country home.

Accommodation -

Front Porch - 1.47m(4'10'') x 1.02m(3'4'') - Presently used for storage. The owners use the side as a main entrance.

Lounge - 4.60m(15'1'') x 4.39m(14'5'') - A pleasant main living room featuring a solid wood overlaid floor and a black wood burning stove on a stone flag hearth. Two front facing upvc windows. Custom made solid oak door to the central staircase and sitting room. Glazed door to kitchen with exposed stonework to the adjacent wall.

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Sitting Room/Snug - 4.88m(16'0'') x 2.57m(8'5'') - A cosy informal, front facing sitting room. Exposed stonework to one wall and two upvc windows. Decorative fire surround. Inset ceiling lighting, solid oak door to the dining room.

Dining Room - 3.48m(11'5'') x 3.51m(11'6'') - A bright, rear facing dining room with attractive wood panel walls to dado height. Ceramic tiled flooring, views from the two upvc windows towards fields. Inset ceiling lighting.

Breakfast Kitchen - 5.92m(19'5'') x 3.51m(11'6'') - An excellent family 'living kitchen' fitted with a range of gloss white wall and base units. Contrasting worksurfaces to three sides including an inset polycarbonate single drainer sink unit and monobloc tap fitment. Integral dishwasher, fridge and freezer. Plumbed for automatic washing machine, space for a range style oven. Breakfast bar separating the entrance with oil fired boiler located to the side of the half glazed door. Attractive tiled splashbacks to walls. Fully tiled floor. Two rear facing windows enjoying rural views. Walk-in large pantry/store off.

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First Floor -

Landing - An open landing with display area.

Master Bedroom - 5.38m(17'8'') x 2.57m(8'5'') - With loft access hatch and solid oak entrance door. Front facing upvc window.

Ensuite Shower Room - Comprising of a modern three piece white suite: wash hand basin with fitted cupboard beneath, low level wc and corner shower enclosure. Feature tiled floor and matching tiled walls. Window to the rear.

Bedroom 2 - 4.39m(14'5'') x 3.23m(10'7'') - A bright double bedroom with the addition of a walk-in dressing wardrobe. (This room would be ideal for conversion to an ensuite, subject to plumbing.) Front facing upvc window.

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Bedroom 3 - 3.15m(10'4'') x 2.97m(9'9'') - A generous rear facing single bedroom with rural views.

Bedroom 4 - 3.05m(10'0'') x 2.92m(9'7'') - A further generous single, side facing bedroom.

Family Bathroom/Wc - A modern three piece bathroom in white comprising of a panel bath with mixer tap shower fitment plus an electric shower unit; glazed screen, pedestal wash hand basin, low level wc. Tiled floor, white ceramic tiled walls.

Outside -

Front - Shared access road leading to the front and side of the property. Gravel laid parking to the front elevation and fenced area, plus parking to the side. Shared access with two neighbouring properties across the front.

Detached Stables/Yard - To the left hand elevation and approached from the front. A substantial gated storage area with detached three looseboxes and potential for fourth stable. Power, light and water supply. Hardstanding area to the rear of the stables. Ample space for parking/storage of horsebox, caravan or boat.

Detached Field - Approached from a gated access to the rear of the property (shared with the neighbour). Grassed single track leading down to a paddock/grazing land of approximately 2 acres (not measured by Weale & Hitchen Ltd and subject to formal survey/verification). Level, good grazing land with elevated, panoramic views across the valley to Hoddlesden.

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Services - Mains water and electricity. Drainage/sanitation to a septic tank with shared responsibility between four properties. Oil fired central heating, upvc double glazing.

Location - From Bolton. - Proceed from Edgworth Village Centre via the Broadhead Road . Continue through the Crowthorn Development straight ahead passing the 'Toby' Restaurant . After approximately one mile, follow the sharp left hand bend to pass over the Moor and drop down Broadhead Road. At the sign for the 'Hidden Dip' turn LEFT onto Long Hey Lane (sign posted Pickup Bank). Climb the hill to turn RIGHT directly after the open parking area. The access road leads down to a fenced picnic spot. Turn RIGHT following the unmade road down the hill. Turn sharp LEFT passing 'Top of the Coppy Farm' on your right and take the immediate RIGHT down the concrete laid road . At the base of the road continue straight ahead. 'Oakwood' is located on the left at the base of the road.

Viewing - If you would like an appointment to view this property please do not hesitate to contact our HARWOOD Office on 01204 309930.

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Please note - Complete accuracy cannot be guaranteed. Always check the details before agreeing to purchase, this includes checking on the existence of relevant permissions. We can assist, if requested. Fixtures and fittings and appliances have not been tested and therefore no guarantee can be given that they are in working order. All measurements are quoted approximately.
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Tenure - The Agent has not had sight of the Title Documents and therefore the buyer is advised to obtain verification from their Solicitors or Surveyor.
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