Impressive detached barn conversion set in 0.9 acres or thereabouts.
Ideal family accommodation including; 4 bedrooms, 4 en-suite's, 3 reception rooms, dining kitchen. With high quality fittings throughout.
Fantastic position, with far reaching views across Lancashire's Countryside.
Good access to the county's road and motorway network
Whittle Fold Barn is a superb 4 bedroom detached stone built barn conversion which was converted approximately 12 years ago. The property has been converted to an exceptionally high specification with oak joinery, high quality kitchen, bathroom suites and stone work. The property is also fitted with a Bang & Olufson audio system and CCTV cameras. When converted this property was well thought out and has been converted to the highest standards.
Located in Wrightington, this property is in a rural location with far reaching views yet is in an ideal position for those who require access onto the main roads and motorway network. There is also a range of assessable schools within the vicinity allowing this property to be an ideal family home.
Whittle Fold Barn is entered via a gravel driveway leading from the public highway with a separate paddock on the left of the driveway. The property is entered via electronically operated wrought iron gates. A large tarmacadam parking area provides plentiful parking and is surrounded by various plants and shrubs. There is also a large double garage.
The property is entered from the front door into the spacious entrance hallway which has the benefit of stone flagged floor and windows to the front elevation. From the entrance hallway alone, the quality of the accommodation can be seen. There is oak joinery including a beautiful staircase leading to the first floor, there is an understairs cupboard which has the benefit of cloak storage.
The Formal Lounge has the benefit of windows to two elevations providing a light space, there is also a wood burning stove set on a stone hearth and surround.
The Snug/Playroom has glazed double doors leading to the patio area and windows overlooking the rear gardens and grounds.
The Living room is a lovely light room which benefits from double semi glazed doors to the entrance hallway and window to the rear elevation overlooking the gardens and grounds with superb views beyond. In addition there is a wood burning stove set on a stone hearth with stone surround. This room also gives way to the dining kitchen.
The kitchen is the hub of family life and includes a range of wall and base mounted oak fitted kitchen units with granite work surface over and tiled splash back. This bespoke kitchen was created and fitted by Culshaw Bell. The focal point to the kitchen is an oil fired Aga with 4 ovens, this is set within a brick and stone feature surround. There are double sinks with drainers on either side set into the granite surface. Integrated appliances include dishwasher, microwave, and plumbed in American fridge freezer. The floor covering is stone and a raised area provides space for a large dining table. There are windows to two elevations and split semi-glazed door which leads out to the patio area. Velux windows also provide a superb level of light into this area. This room has been exceptionally well thought out and will provide some excellent entertaining space.
Utility room/second kitchen has the benefit of wall and floor mounted kitchen units with granite work surface over, the sink is set into the granite. There is a four ring electric halogen hob and double oven. In addition there are points for washer and dryer, the boiler is also enclosed with complimentary base unit. There is also a range of full height cupboards which offer excellent storage space. The floor is slate and there is a door to the side of the property.
There is a w.c with the benefit of a wash hand basin set in an oak unit with tiled splash back. This room also has a stone flagged floor which runs through from the entrance hallway.
The staircase is solid oak with oak timber panelling to the side. The landing is a lovely light space with windows to the front elevation of the property.
The master bedroom suite has windows to two elevations providing exceptional views over Lancashire's countryside. There is an archway which leads through to a wardrobe area with fitted part mirrored doors. The en-suite has been completed to a high specification with a double ended bath with shower tap fitting, w.c and his and hers wash hand basins set in an oak unit with granite work surface over and mirror above. There is a large shower cubicle which has two seats. The room has the benefit of a large picture window out to the rear elevation, tiled floor and part tiled walls with heated towel rail.
The second bedroom has windows to the front elevation of the property overlooking the surrounding countryside. There is a range of beautifully fitted oak wardrobes and access is also provided to the loft. In addition there is an en-suite which comprises w.c, wash hand basin set in an oak unit, a bath with shower tap fitting, a separate shower cubicle and heated towel rail. This room is part tiled with a window looking out to the side of the property.
Bedroom 3 has a range of cream fitted wardrobes and window to the rear of the property allowing enjoyment of the stunning view. The en-suite includes a bath with shower over, w.c and wash hand basin set in an oak unit. The walls are part tiled with a further system storage cupboard.
Bedroom 4 has a range of cream fitted wardrobes with window which enjoys views over the rear of the property. The en-suite comprises a w.c, wash hand basin set in an oak unit and shower cubical. The system cupboard is also housed here together with loft access.
Outside can be found a double garage of stone under stone tiled construction, which has the benefit of up and over electric doors and a pedestrian door to the side elevation. There is also access to the loft space above. The rear area of the garage is currently utilised as a gymnasium. There is electricity to the garage.
The property has the benefit of a stone under stone tile heated dog kennel and enclosure.
There is a stone patio area to the front, side and rear of the property which provides plenty of entertaining space. The large patio area to the rear of the property is an exceptional space for outdoor entertaining, there is access to this area from both the kitchen and snug. There are bedded areas surrounding the patio area and a large lawn beyond, the views from here are spectacular, the lawn currently houses the vendor's climbing frame. There is an additional lawn area on the opposite side of the driveway of the property.