Occupying what must be one of Bolton's most sought after gated plots at the head of Princess Road in leafy Lostock, Croft House is a breath taking individually designed home of the highest calibre that simply must be viewed internally to be fully appreciated. Offering a wealth of stunning contemporary features and backing on to the open fairways of Bolton Golf Course, having spectacular views to the front, this truly awe inspiring residence offers exceptionally well proportioned accommodation over three storeys plus an adjoining self-contained luxury annexe and is ideally suited to the modern growing family looking for something a little bit special. The location provides the upmost in privacy, yet is convenient for access to a host of amenities and major transport links making it an ideal base for commuting into Manchester, Media City and Salford Quays. With a stunning mix of contemporary bespoke architecture, luxurious fittings, energy-efficient heat and ventilation systems and the potential extend further, this amazing grand designs home can only be appreciated by internal inspection, which is strongly recommended.
The generous and highly flexible accommodation of the main house comprises a light and airy reception hall, splendid thirty foot lounge and a stunning twenty four foot living kitchen which is fitted with an extensive range of modern wall and base units with a variety of high specification integrated appliances and having bi-fold doors that provide outlook and access to the private rear garden, separate utility room, cloakroom/wc, six good sized double bedrooms (master with a five piece luxury en-suite) plus a further five piece family bathroom. In addition to this the self-contained annexe offers its own well-proportioned accommodation that comprises a lounge, dining hall, fitted kitchen with appliances, large double bedroom and a four piece bathroom. Outside a gated sweeping driveway, along with two double garages provides extensive secure parking whilst a truly stunning raised decked seating area to the front, fabulous first floor balcony with simply amazing views and a secluded garden to the rear that backs onto the golf course, offer exceptional, private outdoor space that must be viewed to be fully appreciated.
The location is highly regarded, offering exclusive private surroundings and is well placed for local amenities including Bolton and Cleveland�s private schools and a wide range of major retail outlets. With major transport links in and out of Bolton including the M61 motorway and Lostock railway station close by, this is the ideal setting for commuting to a variety of locations including Manchester, Media City, Salford Quays, Bolton, Preston, Bury, Wigan and Liverpool.
The property has planning permission in place to extend the main kitchen to the rear, converting the current car port and second double garage to create a much larger living kitchen and separate dining room and separate play room if required. Further details available on request or following this link for details of the full application:
The property is entered via an impressive reception hall which has oak flooring and a superb bespoke ash and powder coated steel staircase. The stunning lounge has floor-to-ceiling windows to the front and side elevations with a timber floor and under floor heating. The superb living kitchen provides fabulous family living/entertaining space, having concertina double-glazed doors to the rear which open up the whole width of the room, providing access to a patio area. The kitchen is equipped with an excellent range of contemporary Bontempi units and various integrated appliances including two AEG ovens, a gas hob, microwave oven and dishwasher. There is a central island with units under and further units to one corner creating an ideal study area. There is also an additional utility room and a useful shower room.
A spacious first floor landing is currently used as a music room but would be ideal as a study area. The master suite is entered via a curved wall hallway where steps descend to the principal bedroom. There are floor-to-ceiling French doors to the rear leading out to a decked area which overlooks Bolton Golf Course and a range of built-in wardrobes. A superb en-suite bathroom offers a contemporary suite with Jacuzzi bath, bidet, wash basin, shower cubicle and WC. There is also a separate dressing room with shelving, rails and dressing table. Two further double bedrooms, one with French doors leading out onto a decked area, are at first floor level, as is the family bathroom which comprises a bath with tiled enclosure, shower cubicle, WC and bidet.
A timber staircase with chrome wire and beech wood balustrade leads to the second floor landing which again provides additional living space and has a picture window overlooking the rear garden. There are three good-sized bedrooms on this floor.
The annexe can be accessed from the main kitchen but also has its own private front door which leads into the reception hall, having a glazed roof providing natural light, oak flooring and stairs to the first floor. A spacious dining area can be found plus the lounge which has floor-to-ceiling bay window providing a pleasant view to the front of the property and also has oak flooring with under floor heating. The kitchen is presented with a range of cream units and granite-effect work surfaces and offers integrated appliances including a double oven, gas hob, dishwasher, washer/dryer and fridge-freezer. To the first floor, a study/dressing area has a built-in desk unit and vaulted ceiling with Velux roof light. A pleasant bedroom has an excellent range of built-in bedroom furniture aloNgside a spacious three-piece shower room.
The property is tucked away at the top of Princess Road accessed via wrought iron gates which lead to the double garage and access to a superb raised decked area above. The driveway provides parking for several vehicles and continues to the rear of the property where there is a further double garage (used currently as a games room). There is an attractive lawned garden to the rear with rockery, mature trees and hedging, backing onto Bolton Golf Course.