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This pretty cottage occupies a lovely spot with countryside views from almost every window, resting midway between Ormskirk and Lydiate. Brim full of character, the home exudes laid back loveliness with is tasteful muted décor and natural finishes providing a warm and cosy haven where one can wind back the clock to a more carefree lifestyle, a simpler time, for perfect relaxed times for you, your family and friends. Originally two cottages, the property has been cleverly modified by our clients to create one large house with a spacious flowing floor plan that covers an impressive 1767 square feet. Much care was taken to preserve the soul of the home and there is a lovely balance of original features and modern accents. Exposed brickwork, tasteful decor, cosy wood-burning stoves, a pretty garden with bats at dusk and owls at night, just a few features of this home's palpable sense of rural history and atmosphere. Internal inspection is highly recommended and we welcome you to fall in love with this special home as much as we have, a viewing will reveal pleasant living areas arranged over two inviting levels. Highlights include an entrance porch, a welcoming sitting room, which immediately flows through into a large light-filled lounge with its dual aspects and feature fireplace - this lovely room is of a really good size and the same for the sitting room. Further living spaces include a dining room with French doors out into the rear garden and a fabulous fitted kitchen with a range of units and quality integrated appliances. The ground floor is rounded off with the two-piece WC and hand basin whilst on the first floor, there are four excellent bedrooms, three of which are doubles, and two of which have fitted wardrobes, with the master having and a three-piece en-suite comprising low flush WC, hand basin and step-in shower cubical. A three-piece family bathroom completes the homes accommodation. The rear garden is very private, not directly overlooked and has neatly kept lawns with mature plated borders. The sunny Southerly aspects are perfect for entertaining and provide a lovely escape where one can relax and enjoy the peaceful sounds of nature. To the side, there is parking for at least one car and access to a large garage and workshop. Surrounded by farmland the property is rural but not isolated, no winter worries and no rutted farm tracks for this house, just a peaceful country lane and a short distance to the A59 for easy access to the motorway, railway links, Liverpool city centre, local amenities and highly regarded schools. Our clients have cherished living here and it's not hard to see why, there are all the trappings of rural living without compromising convenience, this is country living with a twist, where you can enjoy the best of both worlds, explore the delights of the countryside or hide away in blissful tranquillity. This is the home that will remind you of why you want to live in Lancashire, the skies and vistas are huge, the setting picture-perfect, it’s the perfect base for indulging in long-dreamt of rural pursuits, all this and a real sense of the old days and where local residents regularly come together to celebrate special occasions, it's a neighbourly hamlet with a strong sense of community, a lifestyle often sought but seldom found.