5 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Cowley Hill Lane, St Helens

Guide Price £364,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Period Double Fronted Semi Detached
  • Beautiful Character Property
  • Original Features Including Secret Stairs
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • En suite/Cloaks/wc/Utility
  • Overlooks Victoria Park
  • Large Driveway/Rear Courtyard Garden
  • No Onward Chain

Full description

A unique opportunity to purchase a beautifully renovated, five bedroom Victorian period Semi detached property, with truly elegant and impressive accommodation on offer. Features include grand high ceilings, well kept original floorboards, plus recent solid oak flooring in the grand lounge, original period windows and spindled staircase to more contemporary benefits such as the solid oak units and granite worktops in the kitchen, downstairs cloaks/wc and en-suite, gas central heating and partial double glazing. The fantastic accommodation briefly comprises of entrance hall, sitting room, dining room, dining kitchen, lounge, cloakroom and staircase to the cellar. Stairs lead to the first floor landing with master bedroom plus en-suite, three further bedrooms, family bathroom plus a study/fifth bedroom. Outside there is a large gravelled driveway to the front and a beautiful courtyard garden to the rear. The property enjoys views to the front over Victoria park. Viewing is highly recommended to appreciate all this wonderful property has to offer and is strictly by appointment only.

Hall - 5.97 x 5.16 (19'7" x 16'11") - On entering this fantastic property, you are welcomed by grand high ceilings and well kept exposed and stained original floorboards. Neutrally painted walls lead the way to the downstairs accommodation and to the staircase which has cream fitted carpet leading to the first floor.

Sitting Room - 3.77m x 3.57m - The first room you come across is the cosy and welcoming sitting room, with its original and still in use fireplace, perfect for those cold winter nights. It also has the original floorboards which blends seamlessly with the style and period of the property.
There is an original period window which looks out to the front aspect and allows an abundance of natural light into the room.

Dining Room - 4.23m x 3.88m - The dining room is also located at the front of the property directly opposite the sitting room with twin aspect views to the front and side with original period windows. This room instantly gives the feeling of elegance.

Breakfast/Kitchen - 4.23m x 3.92m - The large country style kitchen, nestled at the rear of the property, features stunning oak wall and base units. Range cooker with integrated illuminated extractor above, Belfast sink and black solid granite work surfaces. The kitchen is decorated with pastel shaded walls and tiled flooring underfoot.
A spacious room which can also accommodate a dining table allowing the dining room to be utilised as an additional reception room, if required. Rear door leads to garden.

Utility - The separate utility room has continuation of the oak base units with ample space for washing machine, dryer and fridge freezer.

Cloaks/Wc - A two piece cloaks/wc in white, comprising pedestal wash hand basin and wc.

Lounge - 6.78m x 4.52m - To the end of the hallway is the beautifully presented rear lounge which has a neutral and calm decor throughout with recent solid oak flooring.
Three period style double glazed windows look out onto the well maintained rear garden.
The centre piece to the lounge is a built in feature fireplace with prominently positioned wall lights to either side and adjacent wall.

Cellar - 5.40 x 4.20 (17'8" x 13'9") - Staircase leads down to the cellar of the property suitable for a variety of uses.

Landing - Cream carpeted staircase leads up to the first floor accommodation and leads the way to all the bedrooms and the family bathroom.
Light and neutral decor throughout.

Master Bedroom - 4.46 x 4.10 (14'7" x 13'5") - Period and modern decor has been combined to this fantanstic master bedroom. Cream painted walls and wood flooring compliment the period style windows and high ceilings within this generously sized room.
Receiving plenty of natural light through twin aspect windows, the room is bright with a calm ambiance benefiting from built in wardrobe space and wall mounted radiators.
The master bedroom leads through into the en-suite shower room.

En-Suite - The master bedroom leads through into the en-suite which has white tiled walls and flooring.
White suite comprising of wc, pedestal hand basin and walk in shower. A frosted window maintains privacy but also allows sunlight to flood the room.

Bedroom 2 - 4.30 x 3.93 (14'1" x 12'10") - The second bedroom also boasts original period windows with front and side aspect views. The room has wooden flooring laid throughout plus the added benefit of a built in storage wardrobe as well as radiator.

Bedroom 3 - 4.51 x 3.70 (14'9" x 12'1") - A beautifully presented third double bedroom finished to a high standard with built in wardrobe, original period window, wall mounted radiator and central light fitment.

Bedroom 4 - 3.90 x 3.71 (12'9" x 12'2") - The landing leads into the spacious fourth bedroom to the property which has a continued neutral colour scheme with white walls and matching wood work and wood flooring.
The bedroom benefits from a central ceiling light fitment, wall mounted radiator and window which provides an outlook over the garden.

Family Bathroom - The boutique hotel style bathroom offers some beautiful fixtures such as the freestanding roll top bath and the antique style radiator with a modern twist that perfectly blends in with the grand walk in shower. Crisp, clean white walls and slate effect grey floor tiles keep the room bright and airy.

Study - 3.50 x 2.04 (11'5" x 6'8") - The home study is an ideal place for anybody working from home or even for any students in the household. With the space to be used as a fifth bedroom, if required, this is an incredibly versatile room.
The room has been painted white throughout and has rustic style flooring with views to the rear aspect.

Secret Stairs - The property has quite a quirky feature in the form of a hidden staircase which leads you up to a small doorway opening up onto the roof where you can enjoy great views of the surrounding area and also giving you access to loft storage space.

Front & Side - Fenced brick boundary walls, brick borders and space for off road parking for many vehicles on the gravelled driveway, recently fixed wrought iron gates to the side access.

Rear - The flagged courtyard boasts a small easy maintained lawned area with raised borders which has very established and matured plants and shrubs, good sized flagged and gravel patio area. South facing and not overlooked.


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20 July 2019

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  • Thatto Heath (1.8 mi)
  • Eccleston Park (2.5 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • St. Helens Central (0.8 mi)
  • Thatto Heath (1.8 mi)
  • Eccleston Park (2.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Best Property Centre, St Helens

1-2 The Old Smithy Church Road Rainford St. Helens WA11 8HD

01744 388002 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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