A beautiful period family home full of character. Stone built and retaining many original features such as tiled flooring, picture rails, coving and feature fireplaces; this home oozes charm. The well-appointed accommodation is set over three floors. Internal highlights include: two spacious reception rooms to the first floor and an open plan kitchen diner, four fantastic sized bedrooms and two bathrooms; one situated on the first floor and one to the second floor. Although the property is of a certain age, the current vendor’s have made sure it is up to speed with modern day technology with each room being fitted with dual wired networking points, great for HD video streaming and fast downloading speeds. Take a look at our unique 360 degree video in the link.
Scotforth Road is located in South Lancaster in the popular residential area of Scotforth. This area has great local amenities such as schools, shops and transport links. The property is also close to the M6 junction at Galgate, Lancaster University, both hospitals and the University of Cumbria. Scotforth is the perfect location for a family.
Accommodation - Living Spaces
Walking in to this fantastic home you are greeted with a sense that this could be the home. The bright red entrance door opens up in to the entrance vestibule which in turn leads in to the welcoming entrance hallway with its unique original tiled floor. Situated to the left of the property is a lounge which is currently used as a sitting room/study; the room is light and airy with a bay window to the front letting plenty of natural light flood in. Located to the rear is a versatile second reception room with a feature cast iron fireplace and a double-glazed door to the rear leading out in to the back garden; this room could be used as a second lounge, formal dining room or play room. Located to the rear of the property is the characterful kitchen dining area; again, with original tiled flooring and a large feature fireplace. The kitchen is modern and is fitted with fantastic range of wall and base units with a contrasting work surface over, one and a half bowl composite sink drainer, space for a washing machine plus integrated appliances such as a dishwasher, electric double oven and a five-ring gas hob with an extractor hood over.
Accommodation - Private Spaces
Leading up to the first and second floors the fantastic room sizes continue. To the first floor positioned across the front of the property looking out on to Scotforth Road is a extravagant second bedroom currently used as a lounge; with a large bay window to the front again letting in plenty of natural light and making the room feel larger than it already is, a feature of this room is the magnificent original feature fire place. Bedroom three and four are each great sized double bedrooms both with cast iron feature fireplaces. To complete the first-floor accommodation is a four piece family bathroom comprising: low level W.C, pedestal wash hand basin, panelled bath and shower cubicle. To the second floor is a substantial sized master bedroom and an elegant four-piece bathroom with a free standing bath tub; the space on the second floor allows you to shut off from the rest of the house and relax.
To the front of the property there are stairs leading up off Scotforth Road to the front garden laid to paving stone bordered by flowers, shrubs and bushes, whilst to the rear of the property is a split level garden, to the first level is a grassed area, to the second level there is a patio area laid to flag stone, perfect for sitting out during the summer months. Also, to the rear there is a parking space for one car, this can be accessed off Lily Grove and is already wired for an electric car charging point.