6 bedroom detached house for sale

Church Lane, Whitechapel, Preston, PR3

Guide Price £1,700,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Drawing room
  • Kitchen dining room
  • Four further reception rooms
  • Six bedrooms
  • Walled Garden
  • Triple garages
  • Land
  • EPC Rating = D

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A beautiful, well-proportioned home with traditional features, yet still offering aspects of modern living

Location

St. James Vicarage is a truly outstanding property located in the rural hamlet of Whitechapel. This substantial family home surrounded by open farmland offers magnificent views towards Beacon Fell and the surrounding countryside. Ideally situated for rural living with the convenience of being close to the M6 motorway being only 7 miles away and also Preston train station offering hourly trains to both London and Edinburgh makes it ideal for the commuter.

The local market town of Longridge is around 4.7 miles away offering everyday amenities including several eateries, boutique shops, a supermarket, a library and a number of primary and high schools, in addition Kirkham Grammar School is located around a 30 minute drive away.

Longridge; 4.7 miles, Garstang; 8 miles, Preston train station; 9.4 miles, Manchester; 41 miles, Lake District; 51.3 miles.

Description

St. James Vicarage has been lovingly restored to provide a beautiful well proportioned home with many traditional features and yet still offering aspects of modern living with a relaxed contemporary designed interior and large windows throughout the property providing natural light.

The property is entered through a stone porch in to the impressive hallway with feature parquet flooring and which stretches almost the full length of the house leading into the substantial sized kitchen dining room, with orangery and seating area. The well designed kitchen offers a wealth of base and wall units with a central island, integrated appliances and an Aims electric AGA. This room is perfect for both everyday living and entertaining, making it a comfortable social space with the sitting area to one side of the room overlooking the gardens and surrounding vista and the dining area to the opposite side looking out on to the walled garden. A large utility room is located off the kitchen with the addition of a downstairs shower room, and also separate access to the garages.

Along the hallway are four further reception rooms, an office with original working fireplace, a drawing room with beautiful open fireplace and sash window to large overlooking the gardens, a cosy snug with exposed stone fireplace with views out to the walled garden and a formal dining room with double French doors leading out to the gardens.

A spindle staircase leads up to the large landing area, the first floor has a family bathroom with feature roll top bath and five bedrooms with large windows filling these rooms with natural light and offering views over the gardens and countryside, two of the bedrooms have en suite shower rooms and the master suite has an en suite bathroom.

External

St. James Vicarage has a large garden to the front of the property mainly laid to lawn with mature trees and shrubs. A walled garden to the rear with fruit trees. A sweeping gravel driveway and ample parking space. A triple garage which would be ideal for annexe accommodation subject to relevant planning permissions. Land of around 26 acres is available under separate negotiation.

Photography images taken July 2018

Brochure prepared July 2018

Square Footage: 6,412 sq ft

Directions

Heading northbound along the M6 take the exit at junction 32 towards Longridge and at the round about take the 2nd exit onto Whittingham Lane (B5269) after approximately 1 mile and take the left turning onto Langley Lane and proceed for around 3 miles before taking the right turning onto Inglewhite Road, then a left turning onto Skye House Lane, proceed along for just under a mile and turn left onto Church Lane where the property is located approximately half a mile along this lane on the right hand side.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
01 August 2018

Nearest stations

  • Preston (7.7 mi)
  • Lostock Hall (9.8 mi)
  • Bamber Bridge (9.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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5 Church Street Clitheroe BB7 2DD

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5 Church Street Clitheroe BB7 2DD

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Nearest stations

  • Preston (7.7 mi)
  • Lostock Hall (9.8 mi)
  • Bamber Bridge (9.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Savills, Clitheroe

5 Church Street Clitheroe BB7 2DD

01200 319085 Local call rate

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