• Chipping Road, Chaigley, Clitheroe, BB7

Chipping Road, Chaigley, Clitheroe, BB7

Detached house
Under Offer Asking Price £725,000
Find out more:0333 121 4950
  • Description
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Property Features
  • Spacious open plan kitchen/living space
  • 5 Double bedrooms and 4 en-suite/bathrooms
  • Outstanding views of the Ribble Valley countryside
  • Detached 2 bed/2 bath lodge annexe with outdoor hot tub with income potential
  • Eco-friendly and economical to heat with underfloor heating throughout
  • Approx. 2 acre plot including variety of outbuildings
  • Large detached two storey stone barn with excellent development potential
  • Potential to develop equestrian facilities

Property Description

Reduced in price

A delightful FIVE bedroom detached house with a TWO bedroom detached annexe situated in a private setting of approximately 2 acres of land in the Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The property has extensive views of the unspoilt Ribble Valley countryside and includes a number of outbuildings with potential for development and a paddock which overlooks the Bowland fells. 

The property's location provides easy access for the M6 & M65 motorway network. The area is renowned for good schools such as Stonyhurst College, Oakhill College, Clitheroe Grammar School and local primary education.

The property has been extended and renovated to a high standard by its present owners and offers spacious accommodation with further development opportunities.


Ground floor
Tiled floors throughout with wet underfloor heating system. UPVC double glazed doors and windows in light oak.

Reception hallway

Entrance via  door from stone patio area, low level wall units below window. Control box for house alarm.

Cloakroom

Wash hand basin with white gloss vanity unit, low-level WC, electric towel rail, hanging rail with storage shelf above. Extractor fan.

Kitchen/breakfast/living area

Open plan access from reception hallway. Extensive room with vaulted ceiling giving increased feeling of space. Kitchen has a range of wall and floor units in gloss cream finish with wood block worktops and tiled splash backs. Stainless steel 1.5 sink and drainer with mixer tap and separate boiling water tap below window. Stainless steel 'Stoves' electric range with 4 induction and 2 ceramic hobs, warming plate, two fan ovens, grill and warming oven. Stainless steel splash back to hob, extractor fan/light. Built in dishwasher.

Central island with matching floor units/worktop and with circular sink, mixer tap and concealed electrical sockets.

Fluorescent lighting under wall units, ceiling spotlights, Velux skylight.

Breakfast area has bi-folding doors opening onto decked area and with views across to Pendle Hill. Ceiling spotlights.

Living area has window and patio doors, as well as feature arch window with red Lancashire rose in stained glass. 11 kw contemporary multi-fuel stove. TV/satellite points. Ceiling spotlights and modern pendant light.

Dining room

Accessed via sliding doors from reception hallway. Large south facing bay window looking out onto Longridge Fell. TV/satellite points. Central ceiling light and spotlights.

Inner hallway 

Access to carpeted staircase to first and second floors with modern chrome spindles and oak bannister, and to ground floor utility room, snug and garage. Large understairs storage cupboard with light.

Utility room

Range of cream gloss wall and floor units with oak block finish worktop, 1.5 stainless steel sink below window, space/plumbing for both washing machine and tumble dryer. Internal door to double garage. Ceiling spotlights.

Sitting room/snug

Accessed via utility room, Large South-facing bay window giving views of Longridge Fell, 5 kw multi-fuel stove, TV/satellite points. Ceiling spotlights.


First Floor

Hallway/landing

Carpeted with underfloor heating. Full length north facing feature windows. Ceiling lights and electric sockets.

Bedroom one

Extremely spacious bedroom (used by the current owners as a large gym) with vaulted ceiling with spotlights and 2 Velux windows. Numerous tall fitted wardrobes/drawers in light oak and french doors leading onto south facing balcony. TV/Satellite point. Wooden floor with underfloor heating. 

En-suite shower room

Fully tiled with underfloor heating, large walk-in shower, wash basin with white gloss vanity unit and low-level WC. Electric towel rail. 

Family bathroom

Fully tiled walls and floor with underfloor heating and electric towel rail. Corner walk-in shower cubicle, double ended bath, low-level WC and hand basin with white gloss vanity unit. Heated mirrorred cabinet. 

Bedroom five

Double bedroom with french doors leading to south facing balcony. Wooden floor with underfloor heating. TV point.

Bedroom two

Double bedroom with french doors leading to south facing balcony. Wooden floor with underfloor heating. TV point. 

En-suite shower room

Walk in shower, low-level corner WC and wash basin with vanity unity. Electric towel rail and tiled floor with underfloor heating. Extractor fan.

Bedroom four/office

Double bedroom with two north-facing windows. Fitted wardrobe and dressing table/desk in oak. Wooden floor with underfloor heating. TV/Satellite point. Two telephone points.

Stairs to second floor

Landing

Velux window, small storage cupboard containing shelves and electric sockets with light/mirror above. Carpeted with underfloor heating.

Bedroom three

Double bedroom with fitted wardrobes/drawers in light oak. Carpeted with underfloor heating.  Feature arch window providing long distance views of Waddington Fell and Pendle Hill, 2 Velux windows, ceiling spotlights and bedside lights. Hidden doors in rear of wardrobes provide access to large insulated and boarded storage areas in eaves (with lighting). 

Bathroom

Luxury bathroom with large steam/shower cabinet, low-level WC, hand basin with range of vanity units in light oak, and double-ended bath with integrated TV built into tiled wall. Fully tiled with underfloor heating and electric towel rail. Velux window. Ceiling extractor fan. Two cupboards giving access to insulated and boarded storage areas in eaves, with separate lighting.

Ground Floor

Garage

Lager than double size garage with power/lights, and a Belfast sink with hot/cold water. Various wall and floor cabinets/shelves. Electric up and over door, UPVC window and side door and French doors leading to the rear garden. Control panel for solar PV system, underfloor heating system and main fuse boxes/RCDs.

Boiler room

Situated within the garage, contains 1000 litre hot water buffer, multi-fuel boiler and controls for air source heat pump and solar thermal panels.

Annexe

The property has a log cabin as a detached annexe with two bedrooms and two shower rooms situated adjacent to the double garage. It is a fully insulated (winter residential standard) lodge comprising an open plan kitchen/dining/living area with patio doors opening onto a decked, south facing verandah with a sunken hot tub. This accommodation has a double bedroom with en-suite shower room, a twin bedroom and a separate family shower room. The annexe has LPG central heating/hot water throughout and an electric wall fire in the lounge. 

The annexe currently has planning permission for use as additional family living space, however it offers the potential, with appropriate planning permission, for rental purposes.


External


The property is accessed via a mixed surface driveway and a wooden gate with electric opener/closer. There is also a side pedestrian gate.

There is ample parking space in addition to the double garage, with an area suitable for parking relating to the lodge.

The property has a number of areas suitable for outside relaxation/dining including a private decked area accessed via doors from the breakfast/living area, and a secluded Yorkstone patio accessed via the front door. There is a small area planted with shrubs, however the majority of the garden is lawned. There is a wooden gazebo with seating and a table situated on the south facing rear lawn.

There are two external water taps and four external electric sockets around the main property, as well as external wall lights.

Between the lodge and the main gate there is a 6' x 10' all weather vinyl clad (fire retardant) plastic shed with a vinyl floor laid on concrete base and which has internal power and light.

There is a useful range of outbuildings include a two storey stone barn (approx 40' x 30') with outrigger which offers great potential for development, a large steel barn, and a corrugated steel cattle shed.

There is a 1 acre paddock to the rear of these buildings.

Services

Mains electricity and water supply. Septic tank drainage. LPG tank supply to annexe. Extensive insulation and double glazing throughout. Thermal solar panels provide hot water to property, supported by an air source heat pump, with a multi-fuel boiler available as alternative. 4 kw of Solar PV panels provide direct 'free' electricity during reasonable levels of daylight and provide income via the 'Feed in Tariff' system making the heating of the property virtually cost neutral. There are 19 years (index-linked) remaining on the feed in tariff contract.


Please see the many photographs that accompany this listing and the indicative floor plan for further detail. The best way to appreciate this property is to arrange a viewing appointment which you can do seven days a week by calling the number above or clicking on the contact link provided.