Ideally positioned for great commuter links, Longley is close to Low Moor train station and the M62 but benefits from stunning grounds adorned with a wealth of established trees creating much privacy. With 4 bedrooms, Longely has no upward chain and is close to Oakenshaw for local amenities,
As you approach the property from the driveway, it has immediate appeal with majestic surroundings and the wealth of space available is abundantly obvious. The well manicured gardens and white rendered exterior is very charming and provides a perfect location for those wishing to escape the hustle and bustle of busy daily lives. The south facing garden to the rear elevation is enchanting for adults and children alike and is a wonderful aspect for those seeking a new family home. The nearby Low Moor train station provides essential commuter routes, even travelling to London. Longley gets to enjoy the Countryside viewpoint, especially with the popular close-at-hand Bierley Woods, far reaching views and then Oakenshaw Village providing well regarded amenities, but within little time, you can be travelling to work, airports or day trips out. With no upward chain and a wealth of internal space, this large detached family home is maintained to a good standard and is waiting for a family to enjoy all the stunning aspects that it has to offer.
ENTRANCE HALL Stepping into an entrance vestibule, you then alight into the most majestic of entrance halls with an abundance of character. With beamed ceiling and regal staircase, the arched cathedral doorway and internal timber and glass door, you are instantly enticed to wish to view more. The entrance hall includes a cloaks cupboard with house alarm and views over the front lawn and established trees and bushes.
SITTING ROOM With generous proportions and the addition of a floor to ceiling Georgian styled window overlooking the beautiful garden to the rear, the sitting room is alive with the infusion of natural light and creates an environment in which you wish to remain. With an ornate original real flame gas fireplace adding to the understated drama of the room, the décor is a blank canvas and includes neutral carpeting. The mouldings to the ceiling provide a simplistic elegance in a room that is the epitome of sophistication.
DINING KITCHEN In a lovely farmhouse styled kitchen, the room can easily be personalised with the consideration to paint the cabinets in contemporary shades and features such as the beamed ceiling and butlers bell all add to the adorable character of this house. The kitchen is installed with plentiful modern appliances that include 5 ring gas hob with built in extractor fan above, NEFF electric oven and microwave, NEFF dishwasher and fridge and two circular stainless steel sinks. With Amtico flooring, the room has ample space for a large dining table and the formal dining room is easily accessible just via the close adjoining sun room. A small cold store which further enhances the storage space is located within the kitchen.
FORMAL DINING ROOM Another grand room with beams and mock panelling, the room also includes an original ornate real flame gas fireplace. The Georgian styled bay window provides unobstructed views over the large garden and a door leads to the sun room for existing outside.
SUN ROOM With panoramic views across the large garden, the room is fitted with a bar that clearly demonstrates the fun social aspect of this lovely family home. Established with a flat roof, we have been informed this is still under guarantee and the possibility to extend further to create a large orangery may be possible (STPP)
LANDING The half turn landing is exceptionally impressive and creates the atmosphere of a grand stately home. With large windows and plentiful space for free standing furniture, the landing includes curved architecture and wonderful wooden balustrade.
FOUR BEDROOMS The property is provided with 4 bedrooms, 3 of which are exceptionally generous in size and the fourth is a good sized single bedroom with the possibility to use as a study if needed. All rooms are provided with differing ranges of fitted furniture ensuring that plentiful storage provisions are present. The muted décor throughout the bedrooms allows for new homeowners to place their own creative stamp but ensures that rooms are presented to a good standard whilst redesigning to ones own preference. Three of the rooms face the south facing garden and therefore guaranteed ample sunshine and the views over the front garden for the single room are pleasing to the eye.
BATHROOM A good sized room which supports a large corner bath with seat and hand held shower, wash basin with vanity unit and dual taps, low level w.c and bidet all complete this charming bathroom with marble surround to the bath.
SHOWER ROOM Though the property does not currently have any ensuite facilities, the dimensions and existing plumbing do suggest that this is an easy addition to the house (subject to constraints) The extra bonus of an additional wash room to the opposing side of the landing ensures adequate wash facilities are provided. The fully tiled shower room with shower enclosure with decorative glass door includes an electric shower, wash basin with pedestal and low level w.c.
WINE CELLAR AND UTILITY ROOM The addition of a wine cellar adds to the grandeur of the house and is reached from the kitchen with the provisions of a side porch that leads to the exterior, this is an ideal layout when accessing the utility room for laundry duties. The utility room to the side of the wine cellar has plumbing for a washing machine, shelving and is furnished with a stone floor and a window.
DOUBLE GARAGE The double garage has lighting, electrical sockets and a door that accesses out to the rear garden.
EXTERIOR The grounds of this property are most certainly the jewel of this family home and simply can not fail to impress any potential buyer. Maintained to an exceptionally high standard that creates a visual delight, any admirer will not fail to notice the wealth of mature foliage that adorns this property. The sweeping driveway guarantees plenty of off road parking facilities and leading to the double garage, more parking is assured. The lawn to both the front and rear is exquisite and the secured rear garden is the most idyllic of playgrounds that any growing family could desire. The south facing garden has long reaching views and a large stone patio in which to enjoy them from. With so much space for garden furniture, you are spoiled for choice on where to sit and enjoy the beautiful surroundings, A large outbuilding for garden storage is located to the bottom of the garden and a small children's timber playhouse is secreted betwixt bushes. The extra bonus is the enclosed courtyard which allows laundry drying to be cleverly segregated away from view and leads directly to the utility room through the side porch. Another use is to enclose dogs after taking a ramble through many of the nearby woodlands and countryside walks. Longley is a perfect family home designed to offer a growing family all that it needs in beautiful surroundings.