Home of Distinction: Matshead House, Brock Side, Bilsborrow

Matshead House, Brock Side, Bilsborrow
Matshead House, Brock Side, Bilsborrow

Nestling in a secluded and tranquil location our Home of Distinction is Matshead House, Brock Side, Bilsborrow.

Set in approximately one and three quarter acres, the eight bedroomed detached property dates back to the 1730s.

A former mill owner’s home, there is a long, sweeping driveway leading to the house.

The accommodation comprises on the ground floor an entrance hall, cloakroom WC, understairs storage utility room, lounge, drawing room, formal dining room, dining kitchen, rear porch and conservatory.

On the first floor there are four bedrooms (two benefiting from a Jack and Jill en suite) and a family bathroom.

On the second floor are a further four bedrooms and a three-piece shower room.

Externally, the property has extensive gardens leading down to the River Brock.

The property is conveniently located for Garstang and also access to motorway links.

The entrance hall leads to a two-piece downstairs cloakroom, the lounge, drawing room and formal dining room.

The dining kitchen is fitted with a range of wall and base units plus glass display cabinets and has complimentary work surfaces incorporating a one-and-a-half bowl sink in white, tiled splash backs, electric oven, built-in microwave, electric hob with extractor over, dishwasher point, space for a fridge and a coal effect gas living stove fire with cast iron surround.

There is an understairs utility room and rear porch and conservatory with patio doors leading to the garden.

On the first floor the master bedroom has built-in wardrobes and an original cast iron fireplace.

Bedroom two has a Jack and Jill three-piece en suite. There are two further bedrooms and the family bathroom has a three-piece suite.

On the second floor there is loft access to bedroom five which has built in wardrobes. There are three more bedrooms and a three-piece shower room.

Outside there is an orchard and large south facing garden and an extensive west facing garden leading to the River Brock with well lawns, planted borders, vegetable plot, pond and open views.

Layout: historic home in quiet location with eight bedrooms (two benefitting from Jack and Jill en suite), entrance hall, cloakroom, utility room, lounge, drawing room, formal dining room, dining kitchen, conservatory, family bathroom, shower room, extensive gardens and double garage.

Main room sizes: hall 12’7 x 12’6, formal dining room 17’0 x 12’6, dining kitchen 23’7 x 13’11, conservatory 11’5 x 11’0, master bedroom 12’9 x 12’9, bedroom two 12’9 x 12’7, bedroom three 14’1 x 9’6, bedroom four 12’8 x 10’3, bedroom five 16’8 x 12’5, bedroom six 12’4 x 10’0, bedroom seven 12’4 x 10’0, bedroom eight 9’5 x 6’5, family bathroom 13’11 x 6’8, double garage 23’3 x 20’3.

Agent: Reeds Rains, 2 High Street, Garstang.

Tel: 01995 605638.

Price: £700,000.