Situated within walking distance of the thriving village of Standish, along the highly sought after Wigan Road, this traditional semi detached home is brimming with potential. The property does require refurbishment but rests on an excellent plot with a long front and rear garden, set back from the road, and a tarmac driveway offering parking for several vehicles. The home retains many of it’s original character features and offers tremendous scope to create one’s dream home! Owned by the same family for many years and having been a loved family home, this quite unique property is sure to create interest as it is offered at a realistic asking price.
The accommodation offers a floor plan extending to 977 sq ft and could be easily extended (subject to the necessary planning consents). Briefly comprising of an entrance porch leading to the hallway, with the beautiful original oak staircase rising to the first floor. The lounge and dining room have been opened up to provide a bright double aspect reception room, overlooking both front and rear gardens, and filled with natural light. The kitchen situated to the rear of the property offers access in to the rear garden. The first floor offers three bedrooms, two double and a single and the family bathroom. There are original features including a cast iron fireplace, built in storage and picture rails.
The property rests on a lovely plot, the front offering parking and lawns and the rear, is secure, with several storage buildings. Rarely does a property, which is a complete blank canvas come to the market, ready for a new owners individual stamp. It is also offered with the benefit of no onward chain.
Standish Village offers a huge wealth of facilities including four ‘outstanding’ schools, both at primary and secondary level and a range of individual shops and eateries. Motorway and rail access are also close by making Standish one of the most desirable place to live in the Wigan Borough.