The village of Bolton le Sands sits close to Lancaster Canal, between popular Hest Bank and Carnforth with the beach and coastal walks on the doorstep. There is a vibrant village community with active local clubs and societies, post office, cafes, restaurants, thriving local business's and, of course, a very popular primary school and several local churches. There are plenty of secondary schools including both Lancaster Grammar schools within easy reach. Bolton le Sands is also well placed for exploring the Lakes and other popular tourist destinations as well as having the city of Lancaster just a short drive or bus ride away. The new link road means the M6 is now just a few minutes away making this a great location for those working at a distance.
They say you will just know when you find the right house. Step inside 147 Slyne Road and you will know exactly what this means. This has been the family house of the current vendors for twenty nine years. That in itself tells you that it is a great family home. This length of residency means that when they decided to renovate the house they knew just exactly how to get it right. Natural light reflects off the solid granite kitchen work top, the glazed balustrade in the hallway and the sparkle tiled bathroom floor. The multi fuel stove is the heart of the modern open plan living space and marble floor tiling is complemented by stylish, vertical wall mounted radiators. There is a modern "Boot Room" with attached cloakroom to kick off your boots and hang your coats before cosying up beside the stove. Sitting in the dining area you look out over rolling hills. The kitchen is fully integrated with NEFF appliances and the Belfast style sink adds traditional charm and a homely feel. Solid oak skirtings and internal doors provide another stylish detail and complement the reclaimed oak mantle above the stove. This house provides a three, well proportioned first floor bedrooms with an en-suite to the master ans a family bathroom. Additionally the ground floor annex offers a further bedroom, reception room with patio doors to the garden and a fully fitted wet room. There are generous front and rear gardens, a driveway and a detached garage. The house also owns the area to front, set back from the road so there is additional parking if needed. Everything has been finished to a high standard and works completed include a new roof, re plumbing, re wiring and double glazing.
The front door opens to a porch which looks out over the front garden. Inside you will find a welcoming hallway with oak woodwork and solid oak internal doors. Stairs lead up to the first floor, a door to the left leads through to the annex and to your right is a door to the main living space. There is also an under stair storage cupboard, accessed through a matching solid oak door. The focal point of the living space is the multi fuel stove set into the chimney breast with a reclaimed oak mantle above. Marble floor tiling creates a real feature and windows to both the west and south make for a bright and relaxed living space. The kitchen and dining areas are open plan and the kitchen is finished with stylish duck egg blue, gloss cabinets. There are integrated NEFF appliances including a dishwasher, fridge, and extractor. Solid granite work tops complement the marble flooring and gloss finish and the darker colour is highlighted by a feature radiator. To the rear of the dining area a glazed door opens to the back porch where a further solid oak door opens to the ground floor cloak room and WC. The back porch provides fitted cabinets and works as a modern "Boot Room" for the home. A back door leads out to the garden.
Bedrooms, Bathrooms & Annex
The Annex is situated to the other side of the ground floor. Accessed from the hallway and with french doors to the garden it provides a self contained suite of rooms incorporating a front bedroom, rear lounge with patio doors and a fully fitted modern wet room with fully tiled walls and stylish grey fleck flooring.
Upstairs the house offers a further three well proportioned bedrooms. The master bedroom enjoys bespoke fitted bedroom furniture including wardrobes and a dressing table. The fitted head board has inset lighting and throughout the house you will find inset spot lights with dimmer switches for mood lighting. The master en-suite offers a thermostatic shower with low level enclosure and is fully tiled. Sparkle floor tiling creates a real feature as does the towel rail.
The second bedroom looks out over the rear garden and up to the hills. There is a built in dressing table nook. The third bedroom is currently used as a home office.
The generous rear garden borders fields to two sides making it tranquil and pleasant, a great place to sit out and enjoy summer evenings as a family. The front garden sets the property back adding privacy and appeal and to the side the driveway allows parking for several vehicles leading up to the detached garage at the rear. The area directly to the front is also owned by this property meaning there is additional parking available if ever needed.