Sat in an enviable position that is semi rural this semi detached cottage has picturesque views from each window of the surrounding countryside. This delightful stone built house, dates from the 1760 s and was once a mine office which has been renovated, extended and refurbished to the very highest of standards creating a characterful yet luxurious family home. The original features have been kept with the original wooden oak flooring and doors and two beautiful stone fireplaces. All of the windows are set into the stone with attractive cills and wooden exposed beams to the ceiling.

Spread across two floors the property briefly comprises of, to the ground floor, Hallway with WC, Living room that has two windows which enjoy the views and further double doors that open out to the rear garden, this space is spacious and completed with an attractive fireplace. The dining room is open to the kitchen which is fitted with a cottage style range of units that has a Belfast sink, five ring cooker, integrated appliances and central island. To the first floor are three good size bedrooms, the main bedroom has an en-suite shower room and dressing area. The floor is completed with a luxurious three piece bathroom suite with roll top bath. To the rear is a stylish patio areas in Yorkstone that is enclosed by dry stone walls and offers stunning views. To the front there is a further place to sit out with double doors opening off the dining area. Parking is also offered to the front.

With open views from all windows you feel like your deep in the countryside yet Darwen town centre, Blackburn and the M65 are just a few minutes away. Benefitting from double glazing, gas central heating system and an alarm system. This home ticks all the boxes for those that want something a little different and filled with character. Offered for sale with NO FORWARD CHAIN - Viewings advised to appreciate this well designed home.

Ground Floor

Entrance Hall

Front door with stable door. Tiled floor. Spot lights. Alarm. Double glazed window to the side elevation. Power and light points. Door to the dining / kitchen. Door to the WC.

WC

Fitted with a WC and corner sink unit with mixer tap. Spot lights. Tiled to splash back areas. Tiled floor. Storage cupboard. Frosted double glazed window to the side elevation.

Living Room (6.15m narrows to 2.97m x 4.85m narrows to 3.71m)

A fantastic living room that is bright from the double glazed windows set into stone mullion to the front and side elevations. Further double glazed double doors set in stone mullion lead to the rear garden. The views from each of these windows is just of the surrounding countryside. Feature Oak flooring. Stone fire-surround with inset cast iron open fire and grate set on a stone hearth. Ceiling light. Power and light points. TV point.

Dining Area

Open Plan Dining / Kitchen Area (7.26m x 4.27m narrows to 3.94m)

Dining Area

Fitted with Oak wood flooring. Feature cast iron multi fuel stove set into stone chimney breast. Feature exposed stone wall. Double glazed double doors set into stone mullion offering views over local countryside and lead to the paved front courtyard which can be used out. Spot lights. Ceiling light. Power and light points. Radiators. Exposed ceiling beams. Stairs to the first floor. Open to the kitchen. Oak door opens to the Living Room.

Kitchen

Fitted with a cottage style kitchen with range of wall and base units that comprises of a feature cooker with double oven, grill, five ring gas hob set into feature kitchen surround with concealed lighting and extractor, granite work surfaces and Belfast sink with chrome mixer tap. Space for fridge / freezer. Integrated washing machine and dishwasher. Double glazed windows to the side and front elevation set into stone mullion offering extensive views over local countryside. Stand alone central island with integrated wine rack and wine cooler and feature beamed ceiling with low voltage lighting over. Fitted with Oak panelled floor. Spot lights. Radiator. Tiled to splash back areas. Power and light points.

First Floor

Landing

Fitted with carpet. Radiator. Ceiling light. Power and light points. Loft hatch. Built in storage cupboard. Doors to all bedrooms and bathroom.

Bedroom One (3.30m x 3.20m)

Double sized bedroom with double glazed mullion windows with stone mantel offering extensive views over local countryside. Fitted with carpet. Radiator. Ceiling light. Power and light points. TV point. Built in wardrobes. Open to the dressing area. Door to the en suite shower room.

Dressing Room (2.16m x 1.96m)

Fitted with hanging rails. Feature vaulted ceiling. Spotlights. Double glazed window to the side elevation offering views over local countryside. Fitted with carpet.

Bedroom Three (3.23m x 2.01m)

Double sized bedroom with double glazed mullion windows with stone mantel offering extensive views over local countryside. Fitted with carpet. Radiator. Ceiling light. Power and light points. TV point.

En Suite Shower Room (1.52m x 1.52m)

Fitted with a three piece suite in white comprising of walk in shower cubicle, low flush w.c and pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap.Fitted with wood effect laminate floor. Double glazed window to the rear offering extensive views over local countryside. Spot lights. Fully tiled. Extractor fan.

Bedroom Two (3.68m x 2.21m)

Double sized bedroom with double glazed mullion windows with stone mantel offering extensive views over local countryside. Fitted with carpet. Radiator. Ceiling light. Power and light points. TV point. Built in storage space.

Bathroom (2.31m x 1.83m)

Fitted with a three piece suite in white comprising of low flush w.c, pedestal wash hand basin with taps and stand alone roll top bath. Fitted with oak flooring. Double glazed window set in mullion to the side offering extensive views over local countryside. Heated towel rail. Spot lights. Part tiled walls. Extractor fan. Built in storage cupboard.

Rear Garden

To the rear is an Indian stone flagged patio area that is low maintenance. With feature gazebo. Fencing. Outside water tap. External lights. Extensive views over local countryside and beyond. Garden shed.

Front Area

To the front of the property is a dry stone wall. There is a patio area accessed via double doors from the Dining Room. External light. There is a garage style up and over door with power and light connected that leads to a storage area.

Parking

Parking is available on the road to the front of the property.

Further Details

The property is FREEHOLD.
Council Tax Band - B (Blackburn with Darwen)

  • Extended Stone built semi detached cottage with extensive views across the rolling open countryside
  • Dating back to the 1760's the property has been renovated and refreshed to a high standard
  • Located in idyllic rural location yet being just minutes drive from Darwen and the M65 motorway junc
  • Living room with stone fireplace, double doors to garden and lots of natural light with windows to t
  • Open plan dining area with cottage style kitchen with central island, rangemaster cooker and Belfast
  • Beautiful features throughout such as solid oak flooring, oak doors, stone feature wall, exposed tim
  • First floor landing leads to three bedrooms all of which are a good size - the master has a built in
  • Three piece bathroom suite with roll top bath that is a superb place to sit, relax and enjoy the vie
  • Rear York stone flagged patio garden and further front patio area both of which provide spectacular
  • Front storage area with up n over door, parking to the front and offered for sale with NO FORWARD CH
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