Property of the Week: Goose Lane, Chipping

Goose Lane, Chipping
Goose Lane, Chipping

A smallholding set in approximately 12 acres of land is our Property of the Week.

Startifants Farm is a large 19th century detached farmhouse in a stunning rural position. Features include six double bedrooms, bathroom and shower room, feature stone fireplaces and an Aga.

This is a rare opportunity to purchase a well located family home and smallholding including 12 acres of agricultural land and a variety of outbuildings, including a barn, shippon, cattle and cow shed, timber sheep shed and stone built machinery shed.

Set on the periphery of Chipping, the farmhouse, which requires some work, internally offers, to the ground floor, lounge with multi-fuel burning stove, breakfast kitchen open to the dining room, utility and WC.

To the first floor are three double bedrooms and family bathroom with a further three double bedrooms and shower room situated on the second floor.

The outbuildings include a detached stone barn, shippon and open cowshed. There is a double-ended drive, garage and lawned gardens to the front, side and rear.

The lounge has been recently
 re-decorated and has a multi-fuel burning stove set in a stone surround with flagged hearth. There are feature exposed stone walls and windows with views over Parlick Fell.

There is an inner hall and cellar and the kitchen has a range of fitted wall and base units and includes an oil fire Aga. The dining room has a feature inset open fireplace with flagged hearth, and there is also a utility room and downstairs cloakroom. On the first floor bedroom one has a range of fitted wardrobes. There are two further bedrooms and the family bathroom, which has a three piece suite including bath.

On the second floor are bedrooms four, five and six. There is also a three-piece shower room.

Externally to the front of the property is a double ended sweeping driveway leading to the garage and a large lawned garden enclosed by a stone wall.

Layout: 19th century detached farmhouse set in 12 acres of land with six double bedrooms, lounge, breakfast kitchen, dining room, utility room, downstairs cloaks, outbuildings including stone barn, shippon, cowshed and stone machinery shed.

Main room sizes: lounge 15’7 x 14’7, kitchen 11’5 x 12’10, dining room 12’6 x 11’5, utility room 8’3 x 11, bedroom one 14’6 x 11’1, bedroom two 13’1 x 11’5, bedroom three 12’7 x 11’4, bathroom 10’9 x 8’4, bedroom four 11’7 x 12, bedroom five 14’2 x 13’3, bedroom six 14’2 x 13’3.

Agent: Entwistle Green Estate, 2 Berry Lane, Longridge,

Tel: 01772 785431

Guide price: £725,000