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An enchanting house in the country with breath-taking views, set in a rare and privileged location amongst circa 6.5 acres of pristine land and gardens. With beautiful fireplaces, mullion windows, exposed beams, plentiful rooms and a beautifully curated mix of period features and carefully chosen contemporary accents, the interior of this handsome home balances classic period style with pared-back pure aesthetic and the setting attention to detail and beautiful finishes all combine to provide the perfect family home in the country, full of surprises and charm.
Holly House Farm is an incredible stone-built home that benefits from having an elevated position in the most picturesque of settings, creating a very special allure. This impressive four bedroom, 3482 sq ft property is extremely private and its sale represents a rare opportunity to purchase a lifestyle home of the type and style that rarely comes to the market. With the most luxurious refinements such as a leisure suite, ancillary accommodation, beautifully finished bathrooms, and a superb kitchen with Neff appliances, this outstanding property is truly unique with all of its charm, natural materials, character, and a location that property dreams are made of.
Internal inspection will reveal three wonderful reception rooms including the beautiful lounge with its impressive oak staircase and black granite Adam style fire surround with cast iron inset. The drawing room covers over 420 square feet and affords dual aspects, ornate mouldings and the centre piece - a carved granite fire surround with raised hearth and a cosy wood burning stove. The adjacent games room with its York stone flooring and impressive vaulted ceiling with curved beams is just perfect for entertaining with a bar area and French doors, allowing guests to spill out onto the rear patio. The heart of the home though is undoubtedly the spacious dining kitchen with its array of bespoke fitted high gloss units, granite work surfaces and plethora of integrated appliances including a larder fridge, freezer, twin oven and grill, steam oven, microwave, wine cooler, dishwasher and induction hob. The ground floor living areas are rounded off with a practical utility room and a handy two-piece cloaks/WC.
On the first floor there are four beautiful double bedrooms including the stunning master suite with its dressing room, fitted bedroom furniture and contemporary four-piece en-suite comprising of a back-to-wall bathtub, a double shower cubicle with rainfall shower, a wall mounted wash hand basin and low level WC, - finished with beautiful tiling and a chrome heated towel rail. Bedroom two also has en-suite facilities whilst the two further bedrooms are served by a contemporary three-piece bathroom which comprises wall mounted wash basin, low level WC and a corner shower cubicle with rainfall shower.
Adjacent to the main house is a detached stone-built building which has been converted for guest space or indeed for co-dependent living space with a lounge and open plan kitchen area. There’s also a bedroom and a three piece en-suite, this fabulous annex has been finished to the same high standard as the main house with an attractive fitted kitchen, Neff appliances and contemporary three piece en-suite. Attached to this building is a fitted utility room which doubles as a garden kitchen - great for summer barbecues and outdoor entertaining.
Just across the courtyard is a huge detached barn which has pedestrian and roller shutter access and covers over 2500 square feet. Previously utilised for stabling it offers fantastic potential for further ancillary living space (subject to the relevant permissions) with one end of the barn currently separated for office space or a gymnasium with further room for storage.
Externally the property is approached via electronically controlled wrought iron double gates set into stone pillars, each topped with coach lamp lighting. The stone cobbled driveway with lantern lighting sweeps round to a large forecourt area which fronts the impressive main house. There is further parking on the Tarmacadam driveway next to the barn which provides plenty of space for horse boxes. To the rear of the property there is an extensive York stone terrace that takes full advantage of its sunny Southerly aspects and beautiful vistas over the West Lancashire plains, creating the perfect place for entertaining on a grand scale. The immaculate grounds extend to around 6.5 acres in total with several paddocks, wildlife ponds, a rubber manege and a low-level brick building for livestock.
Wrightington is an extremely popular rural location and Stoney Lane is one of this region’s most notable addresses. The pretty little village of Parbold is on your doorstep with its many excellent amenities and the railway station which provides easy access into Manchester. There are also highly regarded schools close by and just a short drive to the M6 motorway making it the perfect home for the commuter.
Holly House is a truly special home, it is a home to gather friends and family for parties and entertaining in the beautiful reception rooms or on the terraces and gardens, or find your own space to escape the world and relax by yourself with a good book by the fire. This breath-taking property is genuinely unique, it is a home to create happy memories, enjoy the rural lifestyle and immerse yourself in the peaceful and very private tranquillity of an unrivalled location.