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3 bedroom character property for sale

St Michaels Church, Standen Park Lancaster, LA1

Guide Price £420,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Part Conversion of a St Michaels Church
  • Impressive Entrance
  • 4 Bedrooms + Shower Room
  • En-Suite Guest Bedroom
  • Dining/Lounge/Games Room
  • Magnificent Formal Lounge
  • Fully Fitted Kitchen
  • Gardens + Patio Area
  • Ample Parking Spaces

Full description

We are extremely pleased to offer this very unusual residence forming part of a conversion (St Michaels Manse, St Michaels Church and St Michaels House) of a Grade II listed building, built circa 1842 originally designed by Paley and Austen architects of Lancaster. The property is in need of some upgrading. This is a quirky conversion with the luxury of space and the accommodation comprises:- Impressive entrance hallway. Dining/Lounge area. Magnificent formal lounge. Fully fitted modern dining kitchen. Four bedrooms:- Guest bedroom with en suite. Master bedroom with unique stained glass window. Two further bedrooms (one being split level which could be two rooms). Gallery library. Deluxe bathroom. Shower room. Original features include rose stained and arched leaded windows. Stone floors and stairs. Arched doorways and beamed ceilings. Particularly impressive is the domes beamed ceiling in the formal lounge. Outside the property there are well established gardens to the front and side with a patio area and a private driveway which provides ample parking for several vehicles. Viewing is highly recommended for a property with this character.

Entrance: - Hallway. Solid wood panelled arched entrance. Stone floor. Arched window. Exposed beams. Ceiling light point. Access to boiler room/cellar and stairs leading to first floor.

Cloakroom/Utility Area: - With leaded window, original cloaks storing cupboards and ceiling point. Double panel radiator. Plumbed for automatic washing machine. Space for fridge freezer. Wooden arched door with steps leading into:-

Lounge/Dining Area: - 10.24m x 4.09m (33'7" x 13'5") - Coved ceiling with two ceiling roses. Dado rail. Central heating radiator. Television
point. Power points. Steps with wooden spindled balustrade.

Formal Lounge: - 7.54m x 8.79m (24'9" x 28'10") - Magnificent beamed domed ceiling with concealed lighting. Three pairs stained glass window. Mahogany polished floorboards. Dado rail. Feature stone arch. Two central heating radiators and power points. Staircase with wooden spindle balustrade leads to gallery library.


Kitchen/Dining Room: - 7.44m x 4.32m (24'5" x 14'2") - Modern range of fitted wall and base units with one and a half bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer tap and waste disposal. Built in appliances including Diplomat gas oven. Four ring gas hob with concealed Bosch extractor over. Bosch microwave. Hotpoint Automatic washing machine. Diplomat dishwasher. Freezer and Fridge. Built in plate rack. Wine rack. Basket style drawers. Display units and breakfast bar. Overhead lighting. Tiled floor. Part tiled walls. Ceiling light points. Coved ceiling. Display shelf. Two central heating radiators. Telephone point. Power points. Three leaded windows to outside and two arched internal windows to hallway. Stone steps with spindle balustrade leading to patio.

Formal Dining/Games Room: - 4.29m x 3.35m (14'1" x 11'0") - Coved ceiling with ceiling rose and light point. Central heating radiator and power points.

Guest Bedroom: - 3.66m x 3.58m (12'0" x 11'9") - Leaded window. Coved ceiling with light point. Central heating radiator and power

En-Suite: - Comprises panelled bath with mixer shower tap, pedestal wash hand
basin, low flush wc. Central heating radiator. Extractor fan. Ceiling light spots.

Gallery: - 8.00m x 3.51m (26'3" x 11'6") - Overlooking formal lounge. Two velux windows. Central heating radiator. Exposed beams to ceiling with lighting. Light spots under overhead balcony. Open tread staircase leads up to overhead balcony.

Library: - 6.40m x 2.06m (21'0" x 6'9") - Completely shelved for full book collections. Velux window. Power points.

Family Bathroom: - 3.78m x 3.30m (12'5" x 10'10") - Deluxe bathroom suite in white comprising ball and claw roll top bath. Double shower cubicle. Pedestal wash hand basin. Low flush wc. Part tiled walls. Central heating radiator. Ceiling light point. Rose and spots.

Shower Room: - 2.21m x 1.19m (7'3" x 3'11") - Double shower in fully tiled cubicle. Corner wash hand basin. Low flush wc. Part tiled walls. Extractor fan and ceiling light spots.

Split Level Bedroom: - 5.59m x 3.68m (18'4" x 12'1") - Velux window. Exposed beams. Light point. Central heating radiator. Stairs with spindled balustrade lead to second bedroom level 12'05 x 11'02 having stripped and varnished floorboards. Velux window. Ceiling light point and door which leads to:-

Master Bedroom: - 6.05m x 4.14m (19'10" x 13'7") - Decorative stained and leaded rose window. Exposed beams with lighting. Two central heating radiators. Power points.

Balcony: - Overlooking Gallery and formal Lounge

Outside: - Gardens laid mainly to lawn to the front and side of the property with mature well established trees. Patio area from kitchen and drive with ample parking.

Tenure Freehold: - Freehold (Information provided by the vendor)

Council Tax Band: - G (Information verbally provided by Lancaster City Council 01524 582900).

Services: - Mains gas, electricity, water and drainage (Information provided by the vendor)

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