5 of the best period properties for sale in Lancashire
PUBLISHED: 18:05 30 November 2015 | UPDATED: 12:36 01 December 2015
These grand homes have interesting architecture which stands the test of time
Moorfield, Treales Road, Treales
Built in 1887 as part of Lord Derby’s estate, this is a well-appointed gentleman’s residence and includes five reception rooms, six bedrooms and is accompanied by a range of traditional brick outbuildings with further potential. The interior is a modern take on a traditional country house design, and the finish is exemplary with many of the character features retained. The house and buildings create a unique setting around an attractive, private courtyard with heated pool. The beautiful, private grounds include formal gardens, tennis court and a paddock. All extending to approximately 5.5 acres.
Guide price: £2,250,000
Contact: Armistead Barnett, 01995 603 180, www.abarnett.co.uk
Charnock House, Preston Road, Charnock Richard
Approached via a private road, this six bedroom Victorian country house is set in approx. one acre of gardens and benefits from a large modern extension which is in keeping with the original house. Property includes three reception rooms, breakfast, kitchen and garden room and a spacious swimming pool complex and changing facilities. An impressive master suite comprises ‘his and her’ dressing rooms with en suite bathroom and two guest rooms with en-suites. Attached is a triple garage with annexe providing ancillary accommodation.
Contact: Angela Burnett and Co Mawdesley, 01704 821393,
20 East Beach/26 Station Road, Lytham
This is a delightful four bedroom semi-detached property with an attached four bedroom cottage which is currently being rented out as holiday let. Superbly located on the prestigious East Beach, the period property is a short walk from the town centre with spectacular views of the estuary and Lytham windmill. Comprises lounge, living dining kitchen, downstairs WC, four bedrooms, two bathrooms, beautiful gardens and large car park to the rear with parking for four/five cars and garage.
Lytham Estate Agents, 01253 796996, www.lythamestateagents.co.uk
Hiltons Cottage, off Wood Lane, Heskin
Nestled in a peaceful dell and surrounded by cottage gardens and pastures, this is an idyllic, stone built, four-bedroom detached, wisteria-clad cottage. With delightful accommodation and period features throughout, this charming property is within easy reach of the village amenities, village schools and commuter routes.
Offers in excess: £525,000
Contact: Maria B Evans Estate Agents, 01704 892001, www.mariabevans.co.uk
Victoria Grange, Cox Green Road, Egerton
This five bedroom stone built family home is located on the fringe of the West Pennine Moors. As well as the stunning position and open countryside surroundings, the accommodation, which is set out over three floors, is impressive. Externally there is a converted detached ‘piggery’ which is now a self contained annexe, along with a vast garden, double garage and attractive cobbled courtyard.
Miller Metcalfe, 01204 221060, www.millermetcalfe.co.uk