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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Main Street, Wray, Lancaster

Removed £565,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Garage
  • Off street parking
  • Large 36ft lounge/ dining/ kitchen
  • 3 reception rooms

Full description

Please quote reference 28527 when enquiring about this property


Driving in to the beautiful village of Wray down Main Street, the house is set in the heart of the village. The Copse is a substantial detached house with flexible living accommodation situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and on the doorstep of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. The property is approached via private gated entrance leading to generous parking for 4 plus vehicles and a garage on a granite sett and gravel driveway. There is a large fire wood/bin and recycling store. Access to the back of the property can be gained through a gate to the side of the property.

One of the key feature is the character of the old 17th Century house combined with the modern extension. Extended in 2010 there is an impressive 36ft open plan kitchen, dining and lounge area with doors leading to a downstairs WC fitted with Villeroy Boch toilet, sink and units, and separate utility room with outside access. This currently holds the washing machine and boiler unit. The kitchen provides lots of storage, a Britannia range cooker, built in dishwasher; Neff larder fridge, Neff freezer and Neff microwave. Black galaxy granite worktops throughout and the island unit provides seating and useful additional storage space.

The dining and living area provides great space to relax or entertain, and for those cooler winter days, there is a Morso wood burning stove which provides additional warmth to the large area. The private west facing stone patio area is ideal for evening entertainment and relaxing BBQ. Access to the rear gardens is via the full height glass door or the 5 panel aluminium bi-folding doors, which allow the living area to be opened up to the outside. Within the garden area you have a walled garden beds with several paved seating area's all capturing the sun as it moves from the front of the property to the rear.

From the hallway you also enter a separate lounge/snug, which has the original beams and a Hunter wood burning stove in the stone fireplace. The lounge is a great place to spend lazy Sunday afternoons with the papers in a warm and cosy atmosphere. Throughout the ground floor of the property you will find solid oak flooring and handmade solid oak doors lead into each room. In the corner of the lounge is access to under the stairs which offers a large amount of storage . From this lounge you enter the small vestibule at the bottom of the staircase or you can walk through into a third reception area which is currently used by the children, but could easily be put to use in other ways. (Bedroom or Study). Access to the garage is from this room.

At the top of the stairs you will find five bedrooms (2 ensuite) and a family bathroom, all set off the corridor. The master bedroom has ensuite facilities and built in wardrobes. The guest room also has a further ensuite bathroom and the fixtures and fittings are all Villeroy & Bosch which you will find throughout almost all the house. Another two double and one single bedroom have access to the family bathroom. At present one of the bedrooms is being used as a study and overlooks the gardens giving a pleasant outlook during busy days. This bedroom also has access to the large insulated loft space. The B4RN broadband ensures there is fast wired and wireless internet access in the house and it is therefore an ideal location for those working from home.

Within the grounds of the rear garden is a brick and slate outhouse which provides tremendous storage. The garden really is an all year round garden, with many evergreen trees in winter, lots of spring bulbs and many summer perennials flowering each year. The patio and garden also have access to an outside water tap. At the far end of the garden is a separate space currently being shared with trampoline, raised wooden patio area and vegetable beds.

Wray village is set in the heart of the Lune Valley and on the edge of the Trough of Bowland. It is a fabulous village with a bustling community and with several local amenities including a Primary School, Post Office and shop, the George and Dragon pub, garden centre/gift shop, a highly regarded Tea rooms run by Bowland Meats, playground and two Churches. It also has a very active Village Institute which hosts many clubs and social events. Wray has access to many surrounding villages including Melling,Kirkby Lonsdale, Ingleton and the Yorkshire Dales, and it is within easy reach of Junction 34 of the M6. The next village is Wennington which has a Railway Station with trains leading to Lancaster or Leeds City Centre.

Surrounded by open fields and countryside, Wray in Lancashire, is the perfect picture postcard village.

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
14 October 2016

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