Resting on the edge of open fields with open views toward woodland to the rear, 64 Wigan Road is a quite unique property which has been extended to provide a spacious layout and yet still offering further potential to extend (subject to the necessary planning consents).
The home offers a very generous floorplan currently offering over 2200 sq ft of accommodation and is arranged with interesting features including a large open plan hallway with galleried landing and vaulted ceiling, a huge lounge with an inglenook fireplace which leads into the conservatory, ample dining room and study, and three excellent bedrooms including the master with a vaulted ceiling and access on to the garage roof top terrace.
The location is stunning, resting on the edge of open countryside, yet within a few minutes’ drive to the village of Shevington with its range of shops and facilities, schools and woodlands. Gathurst train station is a five minute drive as is access to the M6 and the motorway network beyond. Shevington offers several highly regarded schools and Wigan Town Centre, with it’s retails parks, sport facilities and historic town centre is also only a short drive.
The accommodation briefly comprises of an excellent spacious hallway with open plan galleried landing and vaulted ceiling which leads to the other main reception rooms. The lounge is spacious and bright and extends the full length of the original property, and is a perfect space to entertain, leading into the rear conservatory which overlooks the gardens, the rear terrace and the woodlands beyond. There is also a hand-built bar which may be available by separate negotiation. The dining room rests at the other side of the home and is creatively decorated with a lovely woodland feel and also leads in to the handy home office, very relevant in the current situation. The office provides access in to the garden via French doors. Completing the ground floor is a hand built kitchen with a central island and a mantled cooker featuring a range stove. The kitchen also leads on to the covered terrace and pergola, perfect for enjoying outdoor drinks or dining.
The first floor offers three excellent bedrooms and the family bathroom. The master bedroom is situated to the right of the open plan landing, is flooded with light from the French door and features a vaulted ceiling and excellent under eaves storage. Bedrooms two and three offer excellent fitted wardrobes and the first floor is completed with traditional bathroom finished with a slipper bath, wash hand basin and w.c. The room has panelled walls and subway tiling.
Externally, the property offers extensive outside space. The property has ample parking to the front via the gravelled driveway and secured by wrought iron gates. There is access to the side of the home and in to the rear garden. To the rear there is an excellent plot consisting of outdoor eating areas, covered pergola, and flagged terrace. There are steps down to large lawns bordered by mature hedging and planting. There is even a side vegetable plot.
Viewings of this quite unique and interesting home are now welcomed. Please contact our office for further details.