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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Shireshead Crescent, Lancaster, Lancashire LA1

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Property Description

Key features

  • Well-presented 4 bedroom detached family home
  • Spacious living room and four good sized bedrooms
  • Private off-street parking for two cars and garage
  • Mature generous gardens face east at front and west at rear
  • Within catchment of Ofsted outstanding schools
  • Walking distance to Lancaster University
  • Within 2 miles of RLI and University of Cumbria
  • Easy access to M6 and City Centre

Full description

41 Shireshead Crescent, LA1 4LD

Desirable well-presented four bedroom detached family home in a sought after area of south Lancaster on the edge of Collingham Park.

Surrounded by beautiful countryside and within walking distance of Lancaster University, Booths supermarket and other local shops. Lancaster City Centre, Royal Lancaster Infirmary, and the University of Cumbria are all easily accessed within 2 miles. It is also in the catchment area for Ofsted outstanding rated primary and secondary schools.

Brilliant transport links with easy access to M6 and Lancaster railway station, local bus routes and Lancashire cycleway.


Open porch with attractive ironwork and external light shelters uPVC front door leading to entrance hallway.

Entrance Hallway 5’ 2’’ x 11’ 6’’ (1.57m x 3.50m) at longest

A generously wide and bright entrance hallway with impressive open staircase to first floor, under stairs storage cupboard and ground floor WC. Radiator, telephone and fibre broadband connection point and power point. Doors lead to living room and kitchen.

Combined Living and Dining Room

Measures 13’ 1’’ x 21’ 7’’ (4.00m x 6.58m) at longest

Living Area 13’ 1’’ x 12’ 6’’ (3.99m x 3.80m)

Well-proportioned and generous living area with living flame coal effect gas fire and marble effect hearth. Large double glazed uPVC window provides pleasant outlook to front garden. Radiator, power points, television and satellite connections.

Dining Area 9’ 10’’ x 9’ 1’’ (3.00m x 2.78m)

Excellent space for family dining. Double glazed uPVC French doors open onto steps down to patio terrace and afford views of delightful back garden. Radiator and power points.

Kitchen 11’ 3’’ x 8’ 8’’ (3.44m x 2.63m)

Fitted contemporary kitchen with range of wood effect base and wall units and coordinating worktops, tiled splashbacks and porcelain tiled floor. Inset stainless steel split sink and draining board with mixer tap. Cooker point with extractor hood over. Frosted-glass fronted cabinets and open shelving are positioned above space for a breakfast table or free-standing unit. Large uPVC double glazed window with views to rear and double glazed uPVC door to side. Plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher. Gas boiler. Radiator, power points, television connection.

Ground Floor WC 2’ 8’’ x 6’ 0’’ (0.82m x 1.82m)

Stylish and modern toilet suite including low level WC and built in vanity cupboard with inset hand basin. Obscured uPVC double glazed window to front of property.


A winding staircase proceeds from the entrance hallway to the first floor landing. A patterned double glazed uPVC window over the staircase floods the area with light. Loft hatch with pull down ladder gives easy access to the partly-boarded storage area in the attic. Doors lead to the four bedrooms, family bathroom and airing cupboard with hot water tank. Power point.

Master Bedroom 11’ 6’’ x 10’ 0’’ (3.50m x 3.05m)

Spacious double bedroom with double glazed uPVC window to front elevation. Benefits from two built-in double wardrobes. Radiator, power points and television connection.

Bedroom Two 9’ 7’’ x 9’ 6’’ (2.93m x 2.89m)

Double bedroom with double glazed uPVC window offering views of rear garden and surrounding area and countryside. Radiator, power points.

Bedroom Three 10’ 0’’ x 6’ 0’’ (3.04m x 1.83m)

This bedroom is currently presented as a nursery. Double glazed uPVC window to front. Radiator, power points.

Bedroom Four 6’ 5’’ x 8’ 10’’ (1.96m x 2.69m)

Single bedroom with double glazed uPVC window to rear, presently used as a home office. Power points and fibre broadband connection point.

Family Bathroom 6’ 1’’ x 5’ 7’’ (1.86m x 1.70m)

Three-piece bathroom suite in white comprising of low level WC, pedestal hand basin and wood panelled bath with separate plumbed Mira Excel shower over. Part tiled. Ladder towel radiator. Patterned double glazed uPVC window.


The front of the property is screened by attractive shrubbery and a mature tree which surround a grass lawn.

A block paved driveway provides private parking for at least two vehicles and access to the attached single garage with up-and-over door. The garage benefits from a cold water tap, electric points and light. A double glazed uPVC window and door provide access at rear of garage.

A path runs alongside the garage to a gate, passing into back garden, and continues past a large shed with electric points and light. Steps head up to the kitchen and rear garage door.

The tiered garden faces west is fully fenced on all sides, offering a play-safe area for children and pets, and is surrounded by mature trees which provide privacy. A large gravel and stone terrace with ample patio area provides space where you may sit and relax, maybe enjoying a barbecue with friends and family, whilst the children play on the lawn area which has steps that lead down to a lower level.

Tenure Freehold

Council tax band D

Energy efficiency rating C

Important Notice: In accordance with Section 21 of the Estate Agent Act 1979, we declare that the seller of this property is a connected person as defined by section 32(1) part c of the act.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
31 May 2016

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