Situated in the heart of the Swinley area, this handsome and characterful Edwardian semi detached home is brimming with original features, and style and offers spacious period living at its very finest. Arranged over two inviting levels, and with further cellar and partially converted attic areas, this traditional home which extends to approximately 2100 sq. ft of accommodation must be viewed to fully appreciate the space and quality of the home. The home features original cornices and coving, high ceilings and the original grand staircase, which winds up to the upper levels of the home.
The accommodation briefly comprises entrance porch and hallway, with original tiled entrance hearth, and leading into a spacious hallway with the beautiful original staircase. There are two excellent reception rooms one currently used as a cosy lounge and situated to the front of the property and centred around a lovely fireplace. The dining room, to the rear also features a lovely custom-made central fireplace. The ground floor features a handy ground floor cloakroom and additional store and the ground floor is completed with the ‘heart of the home’ which is a beautifully fitted family dining kitchen with space for dining and direct access into the rear garden. The room is finished with a range of wall and base units in Shaker style cream and focused around a beautiful green gas-fired ‘Aga’ cooker. The ground floor also provides access into the cellar which would provide further storage or even a potential wine cellar.
The first floor comprises of four fantastic bedrooms, two to the front and a further two to the rear and the family bathroom, whilst the landing is flooded with light via a rooflight to the first floor. The master bedroom features an excellent range of built wardrobes. There is also a further access to a further floor which is ideal for additional storage or possible conversion to an additional room, subject to the necessary planning consents.
Externally, there is on road parking (permit holders for residents) and an outside courtyard. Within walking distance of Wigan town centre, the hospital and beautiful Mesnes Park, Swinley offers bars and cafe’s and Wigan provides all of the family shopping and leisure needs. Good schools are also close by, as is excellent access to the motorway and rail networks.
Viewings of this lovely home are now available.