FANTASTIC VICTORIAN DOUBLE FRONTED DETACHED PROPERTY in an elevated position on a corner plot with countryside views. This lovely family home known as Bleak House is packed full of character with some original features within spacious accommodation. The high ceilings, picture rails and decorative architraves all add to the appeal of the house which is 140 years old. With 4 bedrooms plus an office and a large lounge, dining room as well as a second sitting room, spacious dining kitchen and utility room, this property would be an ideal purchase for a growing family. Situated close to Marple Bridge village, with Ludworth Park and Nature Trails just across the road, this property should be viewed to fully appreciate.
From the porch, the entrance hall with decorative tiled flooring and dado rails opens to the bright lounge and dining room. To the front there is a large sash bay window and comfy lounge space with living flame gas fire plus windows to the side and down a few steps is the dining area with plenty of space for a full dining table. The high ceilings with decorative mouldings give these rooms a lovely feel.
Across the hallway with wooden panel doors is an extra sitting room again with a large bay window and marble feature fire surround. To the rear of the property finds the kitchen with a range of solid wood base, floor and wall units with integrated fridge and space for a gas oven, dishwasher and table and chairs. There is also a decorative glazed display unit and pantry style cupboard and overlooks a pretty courtyard style garden. There is also a useful utility room with a sink unit, kitchen units and space for washing machine and dryer and fridge freezer and access to rear of garage. The property also benefits from a modern downstairs shower room, which incorporates a wc, wash basin unit, shower cubicle and heated towel rail and is fully tiled.
Up the elegant staircase to the first floor landing with extra height ceiling with a well positioned Velux style window allows natural light to flood in. There are 4 good sized double bedrooms plus an extra office space so plenty of room to spread out. Bedrooms 1 and 2 have large bay windows, bedroom 3 has a decorative cast iron feature fire surround and bed 4 has an access door linking into bed 2
Outside there is a rear entrance from the hallway to the pretty rear courtyard with an access gate onto Cote Green Road where the access to the garage can be found. From the courtyard there is a gravelled path which winds round the beautiful cobbled patio area with a pergola over. You will find pretty planted borders to the side garden which is mainly laid to lawn with mature trees and shrubs and with hedged boundaries. The path continues round to the front of the house which has striking grandeur and has a gate onto Glossop Road
The location of this lovely family home is prime and always popular, being within close proximity of good local schools and a range of amenities. Some of which include; well regarded pubs – The Midland, Windsor Castle and The Norfolk Arms, popular cafe’s – Libby’s Bread & Wine, Town Street Fryer, pharmacy & surgery, Marple Train Station – regular trains to Manchester Piccadilly, Brabyns and Ludworth Park & Canal. An early viewing is strongly advised on this property. Please contact our Marple office for further details.
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