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Asking Price  £399,995

Somerville Road, Whitley, WN1 2RX

Exceptional period home boasting 2204 SQFT of elegant floor space and pretty features.

  • Wonderful Edwardian home
  • 4 bedrooms + large loft room
  • Brimming with period detail
  • Astonishing amount of floorspace
  • Stunning kitchen diner
  • Highly prized residential setting
  • Immaculate presentation throughout
  • 2204 SQFT

Offering a substantial amount of beautiful & characterful floorspace that is brimming with pretty, period detail - this very deceptive Edwardian family home boasts an astonishing 2204 square feet & early viewings are highly encouraged.
Positioned on the pretty Somerville Road, a hugely sought after setting in Whitley where properties such as this seldom comes on the market. The home conveniently sits a short walk to Wood Field Primary School, the picturesque Plantations & Haigh Hall Country Park & internally effortlessly mixes elegant period presentation with a contemporary edge throughout.
Perfect then for any large families wanting something that boasts all the charm of a property with high coved ceilings, spacious rooms and original sash windows (which interestingly have been all refurbished by the current owners & are fully working & draft proof) - all arranged over three floors.
In brief the home comprises a large welcoming hallway, beautiful front lounge with large feature bay window & wonderful coved ceiling, a sitting room with access into the garden, a stunning 23ft living kitchen diner beyond which is a useful utility & ground floor wc & shower. The kitchen itself is a superb open plan space which incorporates a pretty, exposed brick chimney with log burner. The kitchen is a high spec handmade kitchen with lovely in-frame units, solid oak tops & a range of quality integrated appliances.
Upstairs there are four generously sized bedrooms to the first floor, with the large master particularly impressive & benefiting from bespoke fitted bedroom furniture & a feature fireplace, plus there is a stylish, newly installed 4-piece principal bathroom suite with feature panelled walls & free standing bath.
Additionally, there is a further double bedroom on the second floor with Velux windows. Externally, the property has a wonderful cottage-style rear garden, comprising a flagged patio area, lawn & pretty perimeter wall. The garden is beautifully stocked with various plants and bushes, is notable for its privacy & it also enjoys a sunny south-westerly facing aspect. The heating system is gas & the boiler was replaced in 2021. Early viewings are highly recommended to appreciate this stunning family home. FREEHOLD.

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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