5 bedroom detached house for sale

Marsh Moss Lane, Burscough, Ormskirk, Lancashire, L40 0RP

£565,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Rural Detached Family Home
  • Presented Over Three Floors
  • Separate Garden Residence
  • Spacious Master Bedroom
  • Rural Setting with Superb Views
  • Reception Rooms & Conservatory
  • An Early Viewing is Highly Recommended
  • EPC Band Rating - 'E'

Full description

*DETACHED, RURAL FAMILY HOME WITH SEPARATE ONE BED GARDEN RESIDENCE*

Meandering through the picturesque country lanes of Burscough you come to 'The Mission', a rural family home steeped in history. Built in the early 1900's, this detached residence was originally home to an evangelical minister whose chapel once stood where the impressive garden residence is now situated.

The main family home is arranged over three floors with an additional single storey garden residence to the side that offers a wealth of potential as a separate living space for extended family.

The ground floor of the family home offers plenty of space for busy family life and entertaining guests. The spacious entrance hallway leads onto a downstairs cloak/WC, contemporary kitchen diner and the large front reception room with stunning sunset views. An open plan lounge and conservatory to the rear of the house completes the ground floor.

Moving up to the first floor you discover a spacious centre landing which provides access to four good size bedrooms and a modern family bathroom. You will also find a sleek en suite shower room to one of the bedrooms at the front of the house.

The generous size master bedroom of this home occupies the entire second floor and boasts spectacular views across the open fields at the rear of the house.

Situated to the side of the main house is a versatile detached garden residence featuring a spacious family size kitchen and living area, double bedroom with en suite shower room and a large lounge and dining room space with French doors out to the front garden.

If you are looking for a versatile rural property with a wealth of potential, then The Mission could be your family"s forever home.

For further information on this stunning family home and garden residence please contact Bailey Estates on

This rural home is situated within delightfully peaceful location yet well positioned with bustling Burscough village only minutes away; the nearby retail park and estate offering supermarkets, shops and even a swimming pool to enjoy. If you are looking for a night off from cooking, then pay a visit to nearby Burscough Wharf with its delightful independent shops and eateries situated alongside the canal.

In winter look to the skies as thousands of migrating ducks, geese, waders and swans flock to Martin Mere Wildfowl & Wetlands Centre just across the fields to the front of the house.

When venturing further afield you will find motorways and rail networks easily accessible just minutes" drive from your front door. On foot or by bike is also a great way to explore your new neighbourhood with cycle and footpaths meeting perfectly positioned country pubs to refresh and refuel.

Nearby schools have excellent reputations and for the youngest intrepid explorers the local forest school nursery offers an exciting introduction to the great outdoors.


Storm Porch 
6' 5'' x 3' 11'' (1.96m x 1.2m)
Entering through the contemporary part-glazed front door you step into a useful porch area, perfect for kicking off muddy boots after a long walk exploring the local countryside.

Entrance Hallway 
19' 2'' x 5' 11'' (5.85m x 1.82m)
Illuminated by an arched feature window, the entrance hall is warm and welcoming with soft grey toned walls echoed in the luxurious carpeted stairs of the oak staircase which rises to the first floor.

Cloak/WC 
6' 6'' x 4' 0'' (1.99m x 1.22m)
Illuminated by an arched feature window, the entrance hall is warm and welcoming with soft grey toned walls echoed in the luxurious carpeted stairs of the original oak staircase.

Front Reception Lounge 
23' 4'' x 13' 10'' (7.12m x 4.24m)
This spacious family reception room boasts a stunning countryside vista through two large bay windows that offer the ideal location for an impressive Christmas tree during the festive season.
As evening draws in take the best seat in the house to see the sky aglow with rich hues of oranges, purples and pinks; the perfect spot to watch the sun go down out over the fields.
Dazzling crystal ceiling pendants and sumptuous velvet seating are juxtaposed with original decorative cornice and period feature bay windows to create an enviable living space.

Breakfast Kitchen 
18' 0'' x 11' 5'' (5.5m x 3.5m)
Sparkling in the light streaming through two windows, the glitter granite worktops of this contemporary fitted kitchen add a touch of glamour to the room while original ceiling beams are a reminder of the home"s vintage. Slate style floor tiles are a practical yet stylish addition and sleek silver appliances sit amongst fitted units offering plenty of storage. Prepare culinary delights at the large range cooker as the household congregates around the dining table for informal family meals spent catching up after a busy day.

Rear Reception Lounge 
12' 1'' x 11' 5'' (3.7m x 3.5m)
Although open plan, the warm wood toned Karndean floor and feature wood burner create a cosy space in this lounge, ideal for curling up with a calming cup of tea and a favourite book. Soft grey toned walls contribute to the room"s relaxing atmosphere and sparkling crystal light fittings continue the touch of glamour that is the signature of this home"s current décor.

Conservatory 
16' 0'' x 10' 2'' (4.89m x 3.1m)
The attractive Karndean flooring from the adjacent lounge flows through into the conservatory. Currently used as a dining room, this conservatory maximises on the fabulous uninterrupted views to the rear of the house. A stunning backdrop for formal dining, the conservatory also offers the ideal place to enjoy a leisurely breakfast watching the sunrise as another day dawns.

Landing 
11' 10'' x 9' 1'' (3.61m x 2.78m)

Front Bedroom 1 
11' 6'' x 12' 0'' (3.51m x 3.66m)
With your king size bed, wardrobe and chest of drawers this bedroom is a great size for growing teenagers or would make a perfect guest suite with its en suite shower room and views to the front of the house.

En Suite 
6' 6'' x 6' 6'' (2m x 2m)
Whether it is a lucky teenager or visiting relatives who reside in the front bedroom (1), they will be sure to appreciate this hotel inspired en suite shower room complete with enclosed shower, wash basin, WC, striking black tiles and heated chrome towel rail.

Front Bedroom 2 
12' 0'' x 11' 5'' (3.66m x 3.5m)
The second bedroom to the front of the house shares that wonderful view of the sunset. Feature gold spot wallpaper flanks one wall of this double bedroom and soft grey carpet provides comfort for bare feet swung out of bed in the morning.

Rear Bedroom 3 
18' 0'' x 7' 10'' (5.5m x 2.4m)
Perfect for children or visiting guests, throw open the curtains in the morning and drink in the unspoilt views across the countryside to the back of the house. Modern Sharps fitted furniture and soft grey carpet furnish this double bedroom and two windows provide plenty of natural light.

Family Bathroom 
8' 2'' x 6' 6'' (2.5m x 2m)
Part tiled in neutral earth tones this modern family bathroom features a freestanding bath, WC and hand basin with storage.
After a long day why not enjoy an indulgent moment to yourself. Light your favourite scented candle and immerse yourself in a hot bubble bath; a soft fluffy towel warming on the heated chrome towel rail.

Rear Bedroom 4/Dressing Room 
11' 4'' x 8' 0'' (3.47m x 2.45m)
Situated at the rear of the house overlooking the fields, this single bedroom is currently used as a dressing room. When you want to dress to impress select your favourite outfit from the contemporary Sharps sliding door wardrobes then take a seat at the mirrored dressing table to add those all important finishing touches.

Bedroom 5 
23' 3'' x 14' 6'' (7.1m x 4.43m)
Situated in the converted loft, the master bedroom commands the whole of the second floor, ceiling spotlights reflecting off the mirrored furniture. Lie back and relax in your super-king size bed and drink in the view as the sun rises outside, creating a breathtaking triptych through the three picture windows.

Front Exterior 
To the front of this deceptively spacious home decorative wrought iron railings sit upon the rustic brick wall. Double wooden gates open onto the private driveway providing ample space for up to five vehicles on the gravel drive in front of the garden residence. A statuesque silver birch tree looks out over the stunning uninterrupted views over the local countryside.

Rear Exterior 
The private gardens to the rear of this home offer a generous and versatile outdoor space with a mix of flagged patio areas and lawn. An outdoor dining set stands on a rustic railway sleeper patio, looking out beyond the low garden wall across fields as far as the eye can see.
The wood pellet boiler shed offers a backdrop for vibrant hanging baskets and potted lilies in full bloom and provides an energy efficient fuel source for the main house. A wooden pergola offers dappled shade on sunnier days and tucked away behind the garden residence is space for a family hot tub; perfectly positioned for sitting back and relaxing with a glass of your favourite tipple, enjoying the breathtaking views across the West Lancashire countryside.

Garden Residence 
The piece de resistance of this home is undoubtedly the deceptively spacious detached garden residence situated to the rear of the garden. This spacious abode offers the potential for independent living space for older family members or children taking their first tentative steps in flying the nest.
Alternatively, the garden residence could offer the potential as a business base for working from home or even just serve as a great space for entertaining and accommodating friends and family.

Kitchen/Dining Room 
23' 9'' x 16' 0'' (7.25m x 4.9m)
The garden residences open plan kitchen living area offers an integrated hob and fridge for entertaining or rustling up a quick snack whilst busy in the garden. Neutral wooden floor extends through to the seating area where comfortable couches beckon.

Reception Lounge 
29' 7'' x 19' 0'' (9.02m x 5.8m)
Stretching the entire length of the garden residence, this lounge and dining room space makes the most of the views out over the front garden to the fields beyond, with full length French doors. Presently there is a modern 6ft feature crystal droplet chandelier which takes centre stage all year round, second only to the impressive 9ft Christmas tree that stands proud here over the festive season. Wooden floor and contemporary lounge and dining furniture complete the look.

Bedroom 
11' 1'' x 11' 1'' (3.4m x 3.4m)
Housing a king size bed and bedroom furniture this room is spacious and well appointed with a contemporary en suite shower room adjacent.

En Suite Shower Room 
11' 1'' x 5' 10'' (3.4m x 1.8m)
This modern en suite shower room features an enclosed double shower unit, contemporary glass hand basin, WC and heated towel rail. Striking glass block bricks add a splash of colour to this tiled space.

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
27 June 2019

Nearest stations

  • New Lane (0.3 mi)
  • Burscough Bridge (1.0 mi)
  • Burscough Junction (1.4 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • New Lane (0.3 mi)
  • Burscough Bridge (1.0 mi)
  • Burscough Junction (1.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Bailey Estates Unique And Exclusive, Southport

51 Liverpool Road, Birkdale, Southport, PR8 4BD

01704 633016 Local call rate

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