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Nestled in a lovely position adjacent to open playing fields in the pretty Parish of Bickerstaffe is this quite captivating former school master’s house. Dating back to 1844 the homes quaint chocolate box exterior is matched internally by beautiful living space which has been lovingly and tastefully presented by the present owner. A gracious and elegant style infuses the home and from the first step across the threshold it warms the soul with its inviting ambiance - with feature fireplaces, original stained glass and exposed brickwork there’s so much to admire about the home... imagine winter evenings tucked up on the sofa by the wood burning stove or those warm summer evenings relaxing in the private gardens, ‘The Old School House’ is a place to call home and enjoy the aspirational lifestyle that comes with a picturesque property like this one. The accommodation flows effortlessly from one beautiful room to the next with brief highlights including porch, entrance hallway, lounge, sitting room/further bedroom if required, dining room, kitchen, two double bedrooms and bathroom. Outside the property offers well-tended gardens to the front and rear, there is ample driveway parking and a garage with integral access. On entering the home you are greeted by the welcoming reception hallway that opens through into a quite delightful lounge which is flooded with natural light from its large front facing window. The adjacent dining room is also a lovely light and bright room and is just perfect for formal entertaining, the focal point of the room is an attractive stone fireplace with a cosy cast iron log burner. The sitting room which is just across the hallway has French doors out into the gardens and another gorgeous room. The kitchen provides an extensive range of fitted units with contrasting solid wood work surfaces, complimentary splashback tiling, a four ring gas hob, integrated oven and dishwasher. The ground floor space is rounded off with a beautifully finished bathroom which includes a modern suite in classic white with low level wc, stand alone bath, vanity wash hand basin and a glass screen shower - complementary tiling completes the look. On the first floor, there are two tastefully decorated bedrooms both of which are spacious doubles. Outside the property has a long gravel driveway which provides ample parking and leads to the attached garage which has power and lighting. The well-kept gardens include mature planting and neat lawns whilst to the rera the enclosed garden is very private and includes numerous patio areas a pretty summer house and timber storage shed. The area is noted for its strong agricultural traditions with open farmland stretching for miles around, making for lovely country walks and a perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life. Although in a rural location the property is totally accessible with the M58 on hand and only a short drive to Ormskirk, making it a perfect family home with excellent amenities. The adjacent school represents all that is the best in a small village school, is highly regarded with good OFSTED ratings. There is also an opportunity to extend above the garage - subject to the necessary planning permissions.