A stunning Georgian style residence of stone construction built around 1850 and steeped in local history. Set in the most desirable of plots, standing amongst mature trees, in established, enclosed and gated grounds of over half an acre. The property has been tastefully renovated by the current owners yet retains many special features such as ornate ceilings, sweeping staircase and a pillared grand entrance.Extensive accommodation includes 5 reception rooms, 6 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms creating a unique and most enviable family home. Located off Chapeltown Road, which is acknowledged as one of Bolton's most prestigious locations being on the fringe of the West Pennine Moors and close to what is arguably Bolton's most beautiful countryside with the Jumbles country park being virtually 'on the doorstep'. Chapeltown Road is within strolling distance of Bromley Cross Train Station, highly regarded schools and The Last Drop Health & Leisure complex.
The quality, position and extent of accommodation on offer in this magnificent home must by viewed for one to fully appreciate its overall grandeur.
Property Reference DAR-11AS0Z7Z
An impressive pillared entrance canopy, spanning the full frontage of the property, creating an imposing feature and sheltering the entrance doors
Grand Reception Hall
The entrance doors are of a traditional three panel double door design with brass furniture. A sweeping spindle rail staircase winds its way up to the galleried landing. The hallway has ornate ceiling roses and panels with matching detail to the coving and frieze areas with similar decoration to the door head pieces. solid wood floor, concealed radiator. The main hall area is some 18" x 12" of which is an inner hallway, which is accessible through a broad archway of the main area. Wall light points
Ornate domed ceiling rose with matching coving. Tall display recess. Wall light points. Solid wood floor, radiator. Archway to rear hall
Reached by climbing up 2 steps from the inner hallway, this area has a neo-Georgian style window to the rear, solid wood floor, overlooking the rear garden. Ornate plaster coving, double doors off this area to both the dining room on one side and the library on the other
2 piece Cloaks
Edwardian style suite by Sanitan comprising a w.c with a high level pull cistern and a pedestal wash basin. Both fittings are florally decorated and have brass coloured fittings. Coved ceiling, large built in cloaks cupboard
Sitting Room (Dimensions : 17'9" (5.41 M) x 14'10" (4.52 M))
Feature contemporary fireplace and hearth with inset remote controlled living flame gas fire, Georgian style floor to ceiling Bay window to the side elevation overlooking the patio and gardens, Georgian style window to the front elevation, ornate ceiling rose, 2 period radiators
Drawing Room (Dimensions : 20'6" (6.25 M) x 14'8" (4.47 M) of which is a futher area of 10'10' (3.05 M) x 8'7" (2.62 M))
Imposing carved mantel to a marble inset and hearth which houses a gas living flame fire in a Victorian style grate. The fireplace mantel incorporates two display recess to pillared wings. Solid wood floor, concealed radiators. Ornate ceiling roses decorate both areas with plaster ceiling panels and deep coving. Broad arched display recess. Sculptured wall panels and corner nitches. A bay area with French doors gives access to a raised terrace area and the grounds beyond
Additional Drawing Room Pictures
Breakfast Kitchen (Dimensions : 17'1" (5.21 M) x 15'5" (4.70 M))
Professionally fitted bespoke kitchen with full range of wall and floor units including corner shelves, carved cornices and pillars, black speckled granite worktops and splashbacks, central island with built in units and seating area, solid wood worktop, "Rangemaster" cooking range with built in extractor system above, integrated dishwasher, microwave, plumbed for American style fridge freezer, ornate panelled ceiling with spotlights, concealed radiator, Amtico floor, pvc double glazed window, access to the side hall
Utility Room (Dimensions : 14'1" (4.29 M) x 10'4" (3.15 M))
Fitted base units including double drainer stainless steel sink unit, plumbed for washing machine and dryer, tiled splashbacks and floor, boiler room housing gas fired central heating boiler unit x2, access to the cellar
Formal Dining Room (Dimensions : 17'7" (5.36 M) x 15'8" (4.78 M))
Contemporary inset living flame gas fire with polished steel and glass inset, large bay with Georgian style windows, ornate oval shaped ceiling rose matching coving. The room is accessed by double doors to the rear hallway. There is also a link door to the drawing room, radiator
Games Room (Dimensions : 33'0" (10.06 M) x 18'2" (5.54 M))
This room has two distinct areas, whilst not divided, one of which houses a billiard table with cradle lighting of a period styling and the other a bar and seating area. The whole area has an ornate coved ceiling, neo-Georgian style windows, inset lighting above the bar area, wall lights, picture light points, bespoke dark wood part panelled elevations and built in 'Christian' dresser unit with glazed shelves and display units and polished wood herringbone parquet flooring. There are within the room personnel doors to the exterior and at the opposite end direct access into the garage.
Additional Games Room Pictures
Library (Dimensions : 10'9" (3.28 M) x 16'9" (5.11 M))
A carved marble fire mantel surrounds a marble inset and hearth. The mantel above it has a mirrored head piece, the cornice of which matches that of the mahogany fitted book shelves and panelled walls. Ornate plaster ceilings rose and decorative panel with matching coving. Double doors give access to the games room. Georgian style windows
Entered from the courtyard, this area gives access to the kitchen on one side and the utility on the other
Off the utility, with three separate areas of limited head room
Landing (Dimensions : 22'0" (6.71 M) x 14'8" (4.47 M))
A T-shaped area at the head of this sweeping and spindled staircase, having an ornate domed ceiling rose to the head of the 'T' with matching coving and frieze panels to the remainder of the landing areas. The long section of the landing running away from the stair head measures some 35'. Wall light points, large walk in storage cupboard, housing the domestic hot water tank and a central heating boiler
Master Bedroom (Dimensions : 22' (6.71 M) x 14'8" (4.47 M))
Bespoke 'Christian' fitted carved wood bedroom furniture including ample wardrobes with matching impressive dressing unit with mirrored insets and matching bedside drawers. Feature ceiling rose and coving, Georgian style window overlooking the grounds, period style radiator.
En Suite Bathroom
Large inset bath with head cushions to adjacent ends, mixer taps with flexible shower head. The bath is set within a bespoke 'Christian' wood panels, ceiling with spotlights, inset mirrors to three elevations, moulded vanity wash basin with storage cupboards below, part panelled elevations, ornate domed ceiling rose with feature ceiling coving, character radiator, Georgian style window overlooking patio and grounds beyond
Bedroom 2 (Dimensions : 11'1" (3.38 M) x 21' (6.40 M))
Feature ornate ceiling and rose with matching coving, fitted wardrobes, Georgian style windows overlooking the grounds to the front
Fantastic En Suite Bathroom
The first thing to note is the most impressive ornate domed ceiling with feature frieze and coving, steps lead up to the sunken air bath with frosted glazed blocks for extended privacy, twin glass vanity wash basins with storage cupboard below, low level w.c., glazed 'Teuco' shower cubicle with steam facility, computerised jets and foot wash, low level w.c., 2 heated towel rails
Bedroom 3 (Dimensions : 14'4" (4.37 M) x 17'1" (5.21 M))
Georgian style window, radiator
3 Piece En Suite
Low level w.c., shower in tiled/glazed cubicle, pedestal wash basin, fully tiled elevations, spotlights
Bedroom 4 (Dimensions : 17'8" (5.38 M) x 14'9" (4.50 M))
2 Georgian style windows overlooking the grounds to the front and side, fitted wardrobes with matching desk and built in drawers, concealed radiator
Bedroom 5 (Dimensions : 11'4" (3.45 M) x 16'3" (4.95 M))
Georgian style window overlooking the rear gardens with pleasant views beyond, fitted wardrobes with vanity wash basin, radiator
Family 3 Piece Bathroom
Feature white suite comprising claw bath with period style overhead shower, curved circular glazed screen with jets, vanity wash basin with white gloss finished unit including cupboards below and to the side inset mirror, spotlights above. Fully tiled elevations, Georgian style window overlooking the grounds to the front
Separate 2 Piece Cloaks
Low level w.c., pedestal wash basin, ½ tiled elevations.
Accessed to the main landing, feature coving and ceiling roses, radiator
Bedroom 6 (Dimensions : 15'9" (4.80 M) x 13'7" (4.14 M))
2 Georgian style windows, radiator, exposed roof trusses with vaulted ceiling
5 Piece Bathroom
Wood panelled bath, 2 vanity wash basins with cupboards below, low level w.c., shower in tiled glazed cubicle, radiator, fully tiled elevations,
Suitable for a variety of uses, accessed from rear courtyard. Radiator, 3 piece bathroom leads off the main room with panelled bath, low level w.c., pedestal wash basin
Flagged and walled area to the side of the property, off the garage drive
Triple Garage & Driveway (Dimensions : 25'6" (7.77 M) x 28'6" (8.69 M))
Triple garage up and over door, controlled by a remote opening mechanism. Side doors in the garage give access to the grounds.
Additional Ceiling Feature Pictures
Entered from a private drive through a gated entrance, the gates of which are remote controlled from the house. The garden comprises mature lawned areas, interspersed with mature trees and shrubbery, raised beds and period style light standards to the brick paved drive. The gardens are decorated by various elements of sculptured garden ornament, the garden areas are viewed on the property's southerly aspect from a large walled terrace which has similar pillared lighting. The grounds are covered by flood lighting and enclosed by a stone walled and fenced boundary, encircling the whole of the grounds.
(please note - Outline planning permission has also been granted to erect a well proportioned detached residence within the grounds if required. further information is available on request)
Additional Garden Pictures
Raised Terrace Area
Side & Rear Elevations
Your attention is drawn to the fact that we have been unable to confirm whether certain items included with this property are in full working order. Any prospective purchaser must accept that these items may not be in working order.
Dimensions: Please note that room sizes are shown in imperial measurements with the metric equivalent shown in brackets, to the nearest one tenth of a metre, on a wall to wall basis and is only indicated as an approximate guide.
Photographs: Photographs in this brochure show only certain parts of the property. It should not be assumed that any contents, furnishings or furniture shown on the photographs are included in the sale nor should it be assumed that the property remains as displayed in the photographs. No assumptions should be made regarding the parts of the property which have not been tested and photographed.
Please note: Electrical or other appliances, service installations, heating systems, security alarm systems and satellite receiving equipment, where applicable, have not been tested and interested parties are recommended to carry out their own investigations as to their condition and serviceability before contracts are exchanged.
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