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Days of blue skies and nights of colourful sunsets, a blissful blend of peace and beauty, cosiness and contentment. This is the home that will remind you why you love to live in rural Lancashire. Blythe Wood Lodge is a distinctive and covetable home to treasure, where you can enjoy simple everyday living in a tranquil verdant setting.
Resting in a delightful position along the historic Lady Alice’s Drive in the heart of picturesque Lathom, this beautiful home is surrounded by nature and set amongst 5.5 acres of perfectly kept gardens with paddocks and a pretty orchard.
The property has everything a family home needs, with the living space combining practicality with a flexible flowing floor plan. From the moment you enter the property through the inviting reception hallway, it is clear why this house has been loved by our client for over 40 years, with pleasant rural views from every room and an abundance of natural light - the house is warm and inviting and with 2164sq ft of living space this is a home to spread out in comfort.
Accommodation highlights include entrance porch, reception hallway, a 22’ lounge with an open fire, dual aspects and patio doors leading out into the rear garden. The formal dining room is filled with natural light from its triple aspects and the adjacent family breakfast kitchen affords a comprehensive range of fitted units with ample workspace and plenty of room to dine. Just off the kitchen is a conservatory whilst a cosy sitting room or snug completes the formal living areas. The home’s private space includes a study/home office and four well-proportioned double bedrooms along with a four-piece family bathroom and an additional three-piece family bathroom. The home offers plenty of storage space and also has a practical utility room to the rear of the garage with a separate WC.
The sale also offers an exciting proposition for the equestrian enthusiast with its excellent four-bay stable block, tack room and 475sqft hay barn. There is also a double garage, ample parking and space for horse boxes. The current owner has landscaped the gardens to include lawned areas with well-stocked borders and a large patio area - a perfect escape ideal for family get-togethers and just perfect to sit, relax and enjoy the wildlife. The gardens cover 0.85 of an acre with the surrounding land being a further 4.65 acres and consists of two paddocks and an orchard.
Country pursuits, canal-side walks and historical homes are all a short stroll or drive away, and West Lancashire is also where you’ll also come across hearty pub food and some of the best restaurants in the region. For families the property rests within the catchment area for a number of highly regarded schools and for the commuter the M6 and M58 motorways are within easy reach, as are the local railway stations for quick access to the wider region and some of the large cities and towns such as Manchester Liverpool and Preston.