Unique Family Home Full Of Character And Charm

Powder Mills, Leigh, United Kingdom
GBP|1600000GBP £1,600,000USD $2,212,640
MLS SVN210060
Web code AMUX
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An impressive four bedroom family home with annexe potential and 2.5 acres located on the fringes of a sought-after village The Oast House is a handsome residence incorporating two circular former oast kilns converted into unique characterful and well-presented accommodation extending to almost 2,800 square feet arranged over two floors. Configured to provide an ideal family and entertaining space, the property combines the amenities of modern living with retained character features including some circular rooms and exposed beams. The ground floor accommodation flows from a welcoming circular reception hall, converted from one of the former oasts and briefly comprises a...

circular study, converted from the other oast, both opening into a stunning central open plan kitchen/sitting room. The kitchen provides a range of wall and base units with quartz worktops and modern integrated appliances while the remaining area, configurable to the purchaser’s own requirements, features exposed wooden flooring, an exposed brick open fireplace and French doors to the garden. An inner hall off the kitchen provides an alternative entrance and leads to a fitted utility room and to a wing comprising a spacious dual aspect double-height music room with exposed A frame ceiling and French doors to the garden together with a double bedroom with contemporary en suite shower room, the whole wing suitable for use as self-contained annexe accommodation if required. Bespoke curved stairs rise from the reception hall to the first floor which provides a large dual aspect principal bedroom with vaulted ceiling and modern en suite shower room, two double-height circular bedrooms converted from the former oasts and a double-height fitted dressing room, all with steps rising to mezzanine levels over and the latter suitable for use as an additional bedroom if required, together with a modern family bathroom with feature curved wall and corner bath. The property is approached through twin electric wooden gates over a block-paved rear driveway offering turning and parking space for multiple vehicles and giving access to a detached triple garage with external steps rising to a useful first floor over. The property also benefits from an additional side entrance with double wooden gates. The well-maintained garden is laid mainly to level lawn bordered by well-stocked cottage-style planting and features a summer room with useful adjoining store, a large greenhouse and numerous seating areas and decked and paved terraces, all ideal for entertaining and al fresco dining, together with a five-bar gate leading to the property’s 2.5 acres of pasture (approx), the whole screened by mature trees.

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