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The best of past and present converge in this quite captivating extended detached residence... set back on a large private plot this unforgettable home displays breath-taking living space which is brimming with original period features. The current owners have really loved and treasured this home, demonstrated not only by their thorough maintenance and attention to detail, but by the lovely vibe that overwhelms you as you step through the door. Everything about ‘San Remo’ soothes you into a state of calm blissfulness; there’s an abundance of character, with high ceilings, cornicing, original plasterwork and beautiful fireplaces. Each room reveals a cornucopia of treasures that pay homage to the heritage of the house - this is a home for lovers of style and history, with a desire for escapism, you could cosy up by a fire, soak up the sunshine in the summer on the private patio while enjoying some alfresco dining, or bake breads and cakes in the fabulously spacious family kitchen.
Internal inspection will certainly not disappoint revealing accommodation arranged over three inviting levels and covering an impressive 5290 square feet, highlights include a grand reception hallway and four beautiful reception rooms with a stunning sitting room with dual aspects, a lounge with French doors out into the gardens, a formal dining room for entertaining and an gorgeous sun room with feature lantern roof. The large family dining kitchen alone covers 260 square feet and includes a fabulous array of quality fitted units with ample workspace, a centre island, breakfast bar and integrated appliances. The ground floor is rounded off by a practical utility room, a cloaks room, and a handy two piece cloaks/WC.
On the first floor there are five double bedrooms with a family bathroom and an en-suite to the fitted master. On the second level there are two huge rooms which combine to provide over 1300 square feet of sublime living space which would be just perfect as an entertainment suite, teenager’s pad or granny annex with a four piece bathroom.
Behind the gate at the front of the property, a beautiful garden reveals itself with the long driveway sweeping round to the front of the house and a large forecourt area. The well kept gardens surround the property with mature planted borders and trees, as well as a secluded South facing patio area four outdoor dining - tables and chairs can be set around the sizzle of a barbecue and suggest a fine place to while away a lazy Lancashire evening. Outbuildings include a 38’ garage and workshop with a separate store room and outhouse.
The location seems a world away from the frantic towns and cities of the region however the property is totally accessible with only short drives to motorway and rail links along with Liverpool, Manchester, Preston and other major commercial centres all within striking distance. The historic market town of Ormskirk is within strolling distance as is the railway station, highly regarded schools are also on hand.