If one is searching for an all-round family home in which to raise their little ones, then this superb detached chalet-style bungalow must be worthy of serious consideration, offering simply outstanding levels of space which one will struggle to match, with accommodation extending to in excess of a truly impressive 2,850 square feet in total, including up to five bedrooms, two vast reception rooms and three bath/shower rooms. Furthermore, the outside spaces here similarly impress,... More
If one is searching for an all-round family home in which to raise their little ones, then this superb detached chalet-style bungalow must be worthy of serious consideration, offering simply outstanding levels of space which one will struggle to match, with accommodation extending to in excess of a truly impressive 2,850 square feet in total, including up to five bedrooms, two vast reception rooms and three bath/shower rooms. Furthermore, the outside spaces here similarly impress, the large rear garden with its outstanding levels of privacy, marrying perfectly with the substantial interior. The quiet location is a real joy, the property being situated within the pretty village of Halsall, a delightful rural outpost renowned for its peaceful, yet convenient setting, with picturesque countryside on one’s doorstep, giving a real feeling of seclusion, yet within easy reach of a broad range of amenities within the historic market town of Ormskirk, with its eclectic array of boutique and high street shops, bars and eateries, as well as excellent transport links via rail and road for those wishing to travel further afield, ensuring major commercial centres such as Liverpool and Manchester are within a reasonable commute. One enters via the entrance porch into the welcoming reception hallway and proceeds through into the fabulous 28' lounge, which is filled with natural light via the large floor-to-ceiling picture window to the front elevation, whilst the warm and inviting ambiance is accentuated by the feature hole-in-the-wall fireplace, with electric coal effect convection heater The open feel through to the 20sq. ft open plan kitchen/diner creates a wonderfully sociable environment for entertaining, being fitted with a range of cherry wood wall and base units with contrasting laminated work surfaces, incorporating a breakfast bar and a number of integrated appliances, including high-level double electric oven, gas hob with extractor canopy and dishwasher. A further 20 sq. ft reception room can be found to the rear of the property and offers a real wow factor to this already impressive home, the magnificent vaulted ceiling emphasising its generous proportions and the decorative wrought-iron staircase leading one's eye up to the galleried landing. This fabulous space can be utilised for a plethora of purposes, but one's overriding memory is the light which is afforded by the multi-aspect windows, as well as the beautiful views over the garden, accessible via the patio doors. An inner hallway provides access to two of the bedrooms, both of which are doubles perfect if one needs to accommodate an elderly or disabled relative, although these could be utilised as further reception rooms, should one require a study or playroom. The ground floor is completed by a handy 11’ utility room, a cloakroom/WC, as well as the pristine main family bathroom, which is fully tiled and fitted with a four piece suite in white, comprising of WC, vanity wash hand basin, tiled bath and separate shower cubicle. To the first floor, the galleried landing provides a reading area, as well as giving access to a further three bedrooms two doubles and a good-size single, including the 19 sq. ft. master suite, which boasts his-and-hers walk-in wardrobes and a three piece en-suite shower room. A further three piece bathroom completes the internal accommodation. Externally, the property is garden-fronted, whilst there are two driveways providing off-road parking facilities, one of which provides access to the 28 sq. ft detached tandem garage. The large rear garden is a real joy, giving boundless potential for the little ones to play to their heart's content on the swathes of lawn, encompassed by mature trees and hedging, whilst mum and dad keep a watchful eye from the sizeable stone patio, enjoying a relaxing glass of wine in the evening sunshine. An internal inspection is essential to appreciate all that this substantial family home has to offer.