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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Barton Lane, Barton, Preston, Lancashire, PR3

Sold STC £650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A Unique Detached Corn Mill Converted To A House 1974
  • Deceptively Spacious Living Accommodation
  • Breathtaking Grounds Measuring Approximately 4.5 Acres
  • Original Features & Remains From Original Corn Mill
  • Grazing Land Split Into 4 Fields Equalling 3.4 Acres
  • The River Barton Brook Running Alongside
  • Two Areas Of Woodland, Stables/Workshop & Large Courtyard
  • Open Views To The Countryside
  • Stunning Light & Airy Bedrooms, Two With En Suites
  • Double Sided Log Burner In The Hallway/Lounge

Full description

An opportunity has arisen to purchase an exceptional and individually designed detached house converted from a corn mill in 1974, simply surrounded by breathtaking grounds totalling approximately four and a half acre. Here is a home that exemplifies the very nature and prestige of Barton, having been cherished and cared for by the same family for numerous years. This established home demonstrates character being a unique corn mill with original features including feature exposed stone walls, beamed ceilings and features remaining from the original mill - there is an old grinding stone in the front garden and part of the original water race in one of
the fields. You are welcomed to the home via a tongue and groove entrance front door into a charming entrance vestibule with stone flooring and window to the front. The reception hallway adjoins the vestibule via double doors and features a welcoming double-sided log burning fire. The lounge is a perfect place for day to day living or relaxing being positioned at the rear benefitting from views over the terraced rear garden and also featuring the double-sided log burner with black marble surround and hearth. This fantastic home has a formal dining room with feature stone wall and beamed ceiling. The large spacious breakfast kitchen provides a great family living space and has a host of integrated appliances. A WC, utility and rear porch complete the ground floor accommodation. Upstairs has a wonderfully light and spacious master bedroom with an adjoining large dressing room with built in wardrobes (potential bedroom 5) and a large en-suite shower room also complete with built in wardrobes. A second bedroom also has a spacious en-suite shower room. There are two further double bedrooms and a main five piece family bathroom suite. Outside, set in one of the most envious plots you will find incredibly private grounds accessed via wooden double gates. There Behind the garage is a building housing a large, light and airy stable and a large workshop/second stable separated by a covered walkway leading to an orchard with fruit trees and septic tank. The grazing land is split into four fields all of which have frontage to Barton Brook and equal 3.4 acres including two areas of woodland, an avenue of trees leading to a short woodland walk, tractor shed and log store. The rear garden is partly terraced, covered with slate for easy maintenance and has a paved patio area. There is a fully insulated summer house, well presented court yard, hay store, feed shed, vehicle hard standing, Calor gas tank and seating area. From the road the house is accessed via wrought iron gates and has parking for several cars and a double garage with outside WC.

Nestled within the enviable Barton countryside stands this truly exceptional house converted from a corn mill in 1974. A beautiful quiet and peaceful location with open views, including the delightful river Barton Brook running alongside. As you drive down Barton Lane, cross Barton Brook and the property is positioned on your left hand side clearly marked with our for sale board and presently showcased by a newly built orchard wall.

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24 August 2017


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