Nestled at the head of this quiet, tree lined cul de sac and within walking distance of St Wilfrid’s school, this historic property, which is believed to date back to circa 1869, is a complete one off for the thriving village of Standish. Positioned on an extensive plot (circa 1/3 acre) and surrounded by mature woodland the home is both private yet well located for the village facilities. The accommodation in total measures over 3100 sq ft. and offers spacious rooms throughout and also boasts it’s own self-contained annexe, ideal for growing teenagers or easily changed to a work from home building.
Positioned behind a gated entrance leading to an excellent driveway and further on to the annexe, the accommodation briefly comprises of an open plan reception hallway with an open plan staircase to the first floor and access into the additional conservatory to the rear of the home. There is a large open plan lounge with additional dining area centred around a feature fireplace. With double aspect windows, this light and spacious room can easily accommodate visiting guests. The kitchen is fitted with an attractive range of wall and base units in cream and includes an electric oven, with gas hob and extractor over. It also includes an integrated dishwasher and space for an American style fridge freezer. The kitchen is finished with worksurfaces and floor tiling. Leading from the kitchen there is a further conservatory, ideal for enjoying the peaceful setting and offering direct access into the gardens. A handy utility room, and large ground floor cloakroom, completes the ground floor accommodation. The first floor reveals four excellent bedrooms, family bathroom, en suite and walk-in wardrobe. The bathrooms are modern and current with the en suite offering a large walk- in shower, vanity wash hand basin, w.c and heated towel rail whilst the main bathroom includes a fitted bath, with overhead shower, vanity wash hand basin and w.c. Complementary tiling to both the wall and floor completes the room.
The separate self-contained annexe offers many uses from a granny flat, to the growing teenager or could be easily converted to an ideal work from home space. Including a complete kitchen, fitted with a range of appliances, a separate lounge and ground floor shower room to a converted first floor which offers the bedroom. There is also an integrated single garage.
The plot is a joy, surrounded by mature trees, and leading to a woodland area, complete with its own spring and the main garden has been fenced and secured, ideal for little ones or pets. The main garden is mostly laid to lawn with mature planting.
Standish village offers many facilities including excellent schools, all of which are rated as ‘outstanding’, independent shops, flagship restaurants and bars. There is even a leisure centre within walking distance and lovely countryside walks. St Wilfrid’s Listed Church is at the centre of this attractive and popular village, which is easily accessible for all major motorway links.
Available with the benefit of no onward chain, this interesting and spacious home is now available for viewings.