Clive Anthony are delighted to offer for sale this stunning detached family home with its own self contained apartment and incredible views over the garden and lake- A true hidden gem. The property enjoys a true country feel yet is so convenient for public transport links, Bury town centre, shops, school and the motorway network. There is also planning permission in place for a single storey extension to the rear (plans available on request). There are five double bedrooms to the main house plus a sixth double bedroom within the apartment. The property briefly comprises of entrance porch and hallway, spacious lounge, dining room, eat in kitchen, utility room and a ground floor WC. There is also a wine cellar. To the first floor there are five double bedrooms and a family bathroom with a separate WC. The self contained apartment comprises of lounge, dining kitchen, double bedroom and an en suite shower room/WC. This is ideal for a growing teenager or a parent who lives with the family. What truly sets this property apart from many others is the size of the garden and the lake at the rear - a perfect setting for summer entertaining. There is also a large driveway to the front for off road parking with extra parking available at the bottom of the garden. To truly appreciate all this home has to offer a viewing is essential.
What The Owner Says
'This house, that has been a wonderful family home for nearly 20 years, holds many happy memories. Our children have now moved out and brought homes of their own meaning that this house is now too large for our requirements. the house is in an ideal position for local networks, yet with outstanding views. Joint ownership of the lake at the rear of the property cements a great community spirit with the neighbours. Being part of this arrangement will be a great loss to ourselves and a bonus to the new owners.'
The porch leads into the welcoming hallway with useful under stairs storage area, access to the wine cellar, original stained leaded glass windows. The lounge is complemented with a living flame gas coal fire set in an attractive surround, enjoyable views over the garden and towards the lake with French patio doors leading out onto the gardens. The spacious dining room enjoys an impressive fireplace, feature circular bay window, this is a perfect room for entertaining family and friends. A fitted kitchen includes wall/base units and granite work surfaces, Leisure range style cooker, Belfast style sink, integrated fridge, space for slimline dishwasher, space for a table and chairs, french patio doors onto the garden. There is a most useful utility room with space for appliances, sink unit and storage cupboards. There is also a modern white two piece ground floor WC.
The spacious landing has a built in storage cupboard. The master bedroom is a large double room with original feature fireplace, laminate wood effect flooring, stunning views over the garden and towards the lake. The second and third bedroom are again both large double bedrooms with space for furniture and finished with laminate wood effect flooring. The fourth and fifth bedrooms are also double rooms one is currently used as an office and one as a dressing room. The bathroom is a white three piece suite and includes panelled bath, separate walk in shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin, heated towel rail/radiator, there is a separate WC with a wash hand basin.
Self Contained Apartment
This is ideal for a parent living with the family or a growing teenager/young adult. The double bedroom has ample space for free standing furniture. There is an en suite shower room including walk in shower cubicle, wash hand basin and WC. The dining kitchen is modern fitted with wall/base units and heat resistant work surfaces, integrated oven and four ring hob, space for fridge/freezer and a table and chairs. The lounge has ample space for sofas and further furniture with French patio doors leading onto the garden.
To the front there is a large block paved driveway for off road parking with a well stocked border garden.
A most spectacular rear garden which is well stocked with flowering shrubs, bushes and perennials, there is also a lower tier garden. Magnificent views over the lake plus a large patio area. This truly is a unique garden and is perfect for summer entertaining and alfresco dining.
Gas fired central heating system
There are two loft accessed one off the landing and one off Bedroom Three
The vendor informs us the property is Freehold (subject to the solicitors)
Council Tax Band F.
6 bed Detached
Manchester Road, BuryListed: Apr 26th 2018 Arrange a viewing
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