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Asking Price  £2,250,000

Uplands, Higher Lane, Dalton, WN8 7TW

7 bedroom lifestyle home resting in 5.22 acres of beautifully curated private gardens and woodland.

  • Spectacular detached period house
  • Within walking distance to village
  • 5.22 acres with paddock and woodland
  • Italian garden & outside terraces
  • Stables with potential for granny annex
  • 7 bedrooms & 5 reception rooms
  • Bar / Games room & converted basement
  • 8576 SQ.FT. / Freehold

"Uplands" is a magnificent lifestyle home perfectly located for Parbold & Newburgh villages. Located on the corner of Ash Brow conservation area and Higher Lane, surrounded by land extending to 5.22 acres it comprises stunning landscaped grounds including a sunken garden and stunning outside living and entertaining areas, private woodland and a large paddock with a stable block in the grounds which have potential to be converted into self contained accommodation / granny annex.

Set back on an elevated plot within walled and enclosed gardens and boasting an impressive gated sweeping in and out driveway - very few properties within walking distance to a village will offer as much land or privacy as this with two paddocks and woodland located to side and rear providing a haven of tranquility and potential for equestrian use.

Affording over 8,500 square feet of internal living space with seven bedrooms, three bathrooms and five receptions rooms in total, Uplands is also one of the largest properties in the area. Raised the house has incredible views of the surrounding gardens and towards Parbold Hill and Ashurst Beacon Country Park with terraces and immaculately maintained formal garden areas that provide stunning outside entertaining, living and dining space. The outside is most notable for its incredible Italian Renaissance sunken garden area to the front with stunning use of water as a focal point.

Inside, this wonderfully private residence has extensive accommodation which has been meticulously renovated by our clients over many years to create a bespoke, handcrafted interior that exudes class and showcases a wide range formal living spaces and character features.

The Uplands is ideally situated amidst beautiful countryside and pretty villages. The plot backs directly onto open fields and views whilst the village of Parbold is less than a mile away and has everything you need including fine eateries, coffee shops, an opticians, deli, Morrison’s mini market, doctors surgery, a dentist, as well as other small shops. Slightly further afield is Ormskirk, which has all the amenities of a small market town including trendy bars and restaurants. There are many outstanding schools in the local area with buses to both Merchant Taylors' & Scarisbrick Hall plus Parbold station has direct links to Manchester, Southport and Wigan with access to London Euston Station taking approximately 2 hours.

We are informed the property is Freehold and in council tax band H

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

All council Tax Bandings are indicatory. Please check the precise banding for a property of interest.

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