ome of distinction: Raikes Road, Great Eccleston

Raikes Road, Great Eccleston
Raikes Road, Great Eccleston

This barn conversion is in the delightful village of Great Eccleston with a thriving community and excellent local amenities including a market.

The five bedroom family home has masses of history and charm and potential to develop further.

The abundance of great features include a suspended gallery landing which links the master bedroom, dressing room and en suite to the main bedrooms and sleeping areas of the first floor.

On the ground floor there is an impressive double height entrance hall which leads to the lounge and conservatory, and the breakfast kitchen, dining room, downstairs WC, study and boot room are on the opposite side of the hall.

There are gardens which wrap around the rear and sides of the property, plus a detached double garage.

The substantial semi-rural dream house’ style starts at the reception hall with its double height entrance, parquet flooring, exposed stone and brick work. The pitched pine open staircase leads to the galleried first floor landing.

In the lounge there is an exposed beam ceiling and timbers plus exposed stone chimney breast fitted with a coal effect living flame gas fire set in a dog grate. The box bay window to the side is fitted with a window seat and has views over the garden

The breakfast kitchen includes integrated electric oven and five ring gas hob. There is space for a fridge/freezer.

Upstairs the master bedroom has a feature cupboard and walk-in wardrobe with fitted shelving and hanging rail and bi-folding door. Its en suite includes a Pharo shower which has side body jets.

The family bathroom includes a Jacuzzi bath and step in shower cubicle.

Outside, two gated entrances leads to an enclosed court yard. The gardens are well established, mainly lawn with a variety of trees and shrubs. To the rear there is a decked seating area with raised flowerbeds and borders, two flowering cherries, a qince and a crab apple tree.

l LOCATION: Raikes Road, Great Eccleston

l LAYOUT: Five bedroom barn conversion

l MAIN ROOM SIZES: Reception hall 18ft 8in x 9ft 6in, lounge 22ft 10in x 13ft 10in, conservatory 12ft 9in x 12ft 9in, breakfast kitchen 11ft 7in x 12ft 7in, dining room 14ft 5in x 12ft 10in, study 10ft x 8ft 6in, bedrooms 16ft 3in x 13ft 9in, 16ft 4in x 8ft 7in, 13ft x 9ft 1in, 14ft x 9ft 1in, 12ft 10in x 5ft 1in

l OUTSTANDING FEATURES: Barn conversion with character surrounded by lovely gardens

l AGENT: Bridgfords, Unit C, 284 Garstang Road, Fulwood. Tel: 01772 717999

l PRICE: £410,000