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Heskin Farm, School Lane, Burscough, L40 4AF

A substantial five bed character family home offering 3,442 square feet in prime location.

  • Substantial detached period property
  • Heart of the home Farmhouse Kitchen
  • Large detached garage (over 500 SQFT)
  • Lounge, Snug/Study, Sitting Room
  • Modern Sun Room
  • Fantastic semi-rural setting
  • Five Bedrooms / Four Bathrooms
  • 3422 SQ.FT. in total

This detached former farmhouse built in 1794 has been extensively extended and modernised over the years to create a substantial character family home that offers nearly 3,000 square feet of actual living space spread evenly over two floors of accommodation.

More than doubled in size all the rooms in this property are large, yet despite these alterations the property manages to retain a lovely cosy feel with all the original charm of a farmhouse/cottage. Highlights include a fantastic open plan family farmhouse kitchen diner, lounge, study/snug, sun room, family / sitting room, five double bedrooms, three ensuites and a large four piece family bathroom.

Perfect for a growing or extended family looking for a big house with character.

It also boasts a fantastic location set back from the highly desirable School Lane in a pretty semi-rural setting with open aspects to the front, this charming property is within half a mile of the centre of Burscough Village, with its many popular local amenities, vibrant high street with a whole host of independent retailers, trendy bars and pubs, Burscough Wharf which hosts the largest collection of food and drink venues under one roof in the local area and highly regarded primary and secondary schools. Excellent road and rail networks service the community, with commuter links into Liverpool and Manchester.

Externally the property sits on a generous plot with an extensive private driveway providing ample off road parking and leading to a larger than average detached double garage to rear. There is stone walled front garden to front and a separate enclosed walled rear garden with a well maintained lawn, well-stocked borders and a large stone flagged patio which provides the ideal place to entertain and dine al-fresco. This gardens is very private and secure making it a safe haven for children to play with the added benefit of a distinctive brick built playhouse for them to enjoy.

Extending to around 3,422 square foot of prime accommodation in total (including the garage), internal inspection is highly recommended and early viewing will be essential to avoid disappointment. The property is Freehold . Council Tax Band E

Council Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Band F Band G Band H  
Wigan Council £912.44 £1,064.51 £1,216.58 £1,378.40 £1,672.80 £1,976.95 £2,281.10 £2,737.32 Website
West Lancashire £1,001.18 £1,168.05 £1,334.92 £1,501.77 £1,835.49 £2,169.23 £2,502.95 £3,003.54 Website
South Ribble Borough Council £1,014.34 £1,183.41 £1,352.47 £1,521.52 £1,859.63 £2,197.76 £2,535.86 £3,043.04 Website
Chorley Borough Council £1,003.58 £1,170.85 £1,338.11 £1,505.37 £1,839.89 £2,174.43 £2,508.95 £3,010.74 Website

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