With gardens extending to approximately two acres, and offering the most amazing views over the moors, this stunning four-bedroom stone-built farmhouse offers fabulous original features such as stone flagged floors and a spectacular inglenook fireplace in the sitting room. Nestled above Horwich, with Lower Rivington reservoir and Rivington Pike itself being only half-a-mile away, this characterful and unique property simply must be viewed to appreciate its fantastic position. While in a rural location, this superb home offers easy access to Horwich, Bolton town centre and to the M61 motorway. The property has the added advanted of having planning permission granted for the erection of a two storey side extension with integral garage
A spacious reception hall (measuring 16'7 x 5'6), with exposed stone walls and ornate wrought-iron stairs to the first floor, provides the perfect introduction to the downstairs living accommodation. A living/dining room offers the most spectacular views over extensive countryside towards Horwich and Cheshire. In the separate sitting room, a superb inglenook stone fireplace houses a multi-fuel stove. The traditional character of the property is reflected in the living rooms, with features such as timber beams, stone flagged floor and exposed stone walls.
The kitchen offers a range of units finished in oak with built-in fan-assisted oven, halogen hob and extractor hood. There is also a solid fuel Rayburn providing hot water, central heating and ancillary cooking facilities. Views of the moors and towards the Pike can be appreciated from the kitchen.
Bedrooms and Bathroom
There are four bedrooms in total to the first floor, serviced by a spacious bathroom, comprising a white suite with panelled bath, WC, wash basin and corner shower cubicle.
Outside, the gardens extend to approximately two acres, with lawned areas, heather moorland and an ornamental pond. There is a parking area to the side of the house. To the rear, there are two stone-built stores. With amazing views over the rolling countryside and the superb rural setting of this unique property, viewing is certainly essential to appreciate all on offer.