5 of the best countryside homes for sale in Lancashire

PUBLISHED: 00:00 28 August 2015

Left column: Hillock House; Matchers; Centre: Rivington Lodge; Right Column: Salt Pit Farm; Newton Hall.

Left column: Hillock House; Matchers; Centre: Rivington Lodge; Right Column: Salt Pit Farm; Newton Hall.


With an abundance of green space and beautiful views, these properties are ideal for country living

Salt Pit Farm, Salt Pit Lane, Mawdesley

Salt Pit Farm is a beautiful country residence, set within ten acres of grounds, with open views over undulating Lancashire countryside.

Price: On Application

Contact: Angela Burnett and Company, 01704 821393, www.angelaburnett.com

Rivington Lodge, Dryfield Lane, Bolton

A Manor House style residence dating back to the 1840’s, Rivington Lodge is steeped in character. A five bedroom, three storey dwelling, it represents quintessential rural living. The property is surrounded by two acres of land on a backdrop of rolling countryside.

Price: £1,550,000

Contact: Miller Metcalfe Bolton, 01204 535353, www.millermetcalfe.co.uk

Matchers, Skeleron Lane, Rimington

Situated in a rural position with spectacular panoramic views, this detached traditional farmhouse has been significantly improved and extended to create a wonderful family home. The property includes living/dining kitchen, sitting room, lounge, six bedrooms, two en-suites and Jack and Jill bathroom. A separate detached building provides garaging, office accommodation and stabling. The property is set in two acres of land with mature lawn gardens and stone patios. 14.5 acres of additional land is available by separate negotiation.

Price: £1,290,000

Contact: MSW Hewetsons, 01200 424142, www.mswhewetson.co.uk

Hillock House, Hillock Lane, Dalton

An exceptional 7000 sq ft country home set in four acres with a simply stunning view.

Price: £1,495,000

Regan & Hallworth, 01257 464644, www.reganandhallworth.com

Newton Hall, Newton-in-Bowland

What: A stunning Georgian Manor with beautiful large walled gardens and two paddocks. The property is perfectly positioned in the popular village of Newton-in-Bowland

Inside: A large accommodation with an abundance of original features, the property is ideal for a growing family. A cloakroom, WC and wine cellar lead off the entrance hall. There is a large drawing room, breakfast kitchen and laundry room and the formal dining room is perfect for entertaining. The first floor has five double bedrooms and two bathrooms. The master dressing room could become a sixth bedroom or a nursery. The second floor also has a bedroom and mezzanine hobby room. Loft space would create further accommodation, subject to planning.

Outside: There is a beautiful 0.73 acre walled garden, a hard surface tennis court, double garage, parking, outbuildings and two separate paddocks totalling approximately two acres.

Price: £1,250,000

Contact: Savills-Smiths Gore Clitheroe, 01200 411046, www.savills-smithsgore.co.uk

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