2 bedroom cottage for sale

West View Place, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2

Offers in Region of £99,950

Property Description

Key features

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  • Large converted cellar room
  • Two good sized bedrooms
  • Feature stone fireplace in lounge with fitted woodburner
  • Very convenient close to Billinge End

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A stone built early 19th century handloom weavers cottage which has Grade II Listed status for historical reasons. This quirky period property offers accommodation on three levels. The original weaving cellar is now converted into an additional reception room [Sitting Room/Diner] although it could be used as a large 3rd Bedroom to suit individual needs. There is a lounge and kitchen on the entry level and two good-sized bedrooms and a bathroom/wc on the first floor. The cottage features beamed ceilings and an exposed stone fireplace [with woodburner] in the lounge. Gas central heating [combi system] is installed. There is a south facing enclosed,walled and flagged patio garden to the rear.

Location
West View Place is located towards the "Billinge End" side of Revidge. Local shops and amenities are available in the general area and the cottage is within approximately 1 mile walking distance of Blackburn town centre. Corporation Park, Billinge Woods and Witton Country Park are all within 0.5 miles of the property. Public transport services operate along Revidge Road and nearby Preston New Road, with regular services to town

Directions
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Accommodation

Entry Level
The cottage is entered through an attractive front door with leaded-glazed upper panels. It opens into a vestibule area.

Vestibule
With stone-flagged flooring and a ceiling light. An inner door leads into the lounge.

Lounge 4.55m (max) x 3.56m
A traditional cottage lounge with exposed ceiling beams and a stone fireplace with a high mantle, a raised hearth and an inset multi-fuel/wood-burning stove. The front window has a diamond leaded pattern, a radiator is installed and there are wall light points. A spindled staircase rises to the first floor and a rear door leads through to the kitchen.

Kitchen 4.55m x 2.12m
The kitchen is "galley" style and spans the full width of the property. It comes fitted with an arrangement of units at both base and eye level, plus work top areas and a one and a half bowl sink. An electric Dilpomat oven [and grill] and a 4 ring gas hob are integrated. There are recesses, with connections, for an upright fridge-freezer, a washer/drier and a dishwasher. The floor area is stone flagged, a radiator is installed and a cord/pulley clothes airing 'rack' is fitted. An external stable door leads out to the rear. An inner door and a flight of stone steps takes you down to the converted lower floor:-

Lower Ground Floor

Second Lounge/Dining Room 5.38m x 4.26m
This large former cellar area is where the hand loom weaving activity would have taken place some two centuries ago. Within more recent times it has been converted into an additional reception room. The present vendors use it as a second lounge with dining space. It has a beamed ceiling, windows to both the front and rear elevations, a radiator and a large built-in general purpose storage cupboard.

Staircase

First Floor

Landing
A central landing area offering access to both bedrooms.

Bedroom One 3.64m x 3.56m (max)
A double bedroom with a leaded light front window, a radiator and a large closet above the stairwell. TV aerial lead.

Bedroom Two 2.73m x 2.02m
A good-sized single bedroom which is currently a nursery. It has a fitted radiator.

Bathroom/Wc 2.02m x 1.73m
Offering a three-piece arrangement in white comprising of a corner bath, a vanity style wash basin in a surround and a low-suite wc. Above the bath is a Mira shower and a semi- circular curtain rail.

External
To the rear of the cottage is a south facing and enclosed flagged patio garden which is a real suntrap for a considerable part of the day. It's a 'container' garden with ample space to sit out, recreate and barbecue. There is a shed and an open fronted storage area.


Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Nearest stations

  • Mill Hill (1.2 mi)
  • Blackburn (1.3 mi)
  • Cherry Tree (1.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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James Whitehead Professional Estate Agent, Blackburn

Lancashire

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Lancashire

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Nearest stations

  • Mill Hill (1.2 mi)
  • Blackburn (1.3 mi)
  • Cherry Tree (1.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

James Whitehead Professional Estate Agent, Blackburn

Lancashire

01254 494048 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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