Are you looking for the ultimate family home with spectacular and versatile living space of epic proportions? Look no further. Firdost House is a breath-taking 10 bedroomed bespoke built detached stone Manor house of the highest calibre that offers exceptionally well proportioned accommodation over five floors coupled by fabulous landscaped grounds that simply must be viewed to be fully appreciated. This magnificent family home combines a sense of rustic period charm, seamlessly blended with modern features, rarely found at this price range. The location is within easy access to a host of amenities including well renowned public and private schooling and is well placed for major transport links, making it ideal for those looking to commute. Rarely do homes of this size and calibre come to the market and as such and an early internal viewing is strongly recommended to avoid disappointment.
The wonderful and flexible accommodation is set over four storeys plus the basement and comprises a large imposing reception hall, principal lounge, large separate sitting room/study, additional family room, spectacular open plan living kitchen, utility room, cloakroom/wc, ten good sized double bedrooms, four bathrooms, two further useful attic rooms and a substantial basement. The property is situated within a large mature gated plot with extensive parking and wonderful tree lined lawned areas that are private and not overlooked.
Although this fantastic property is currently a spectacular family home, due to the size it offers potential for a variety of other usages if required, subject to relevant planning consent and change of usage. These could include a nursing home, private school, conversion to apartments etc. and for those clients looking for properties for potential conversion, an internal viewing is a must. (please note that interested parties are advised to check for change of usage before submitting any offers).Location
Sharples is a residential area, on the outskirts of Bolton that is exceptionally popular with home owners, due to the easy access to a wide variety of amenities that includes local shops, schools and the close proximity to major transport links, making it an ideal choice for families and those looking to commute. It is also only a short distance from some of Lancashire's most stunning open countryside.
The property is accessed, via an impressive and spacious reception hall that has a period staircase, which leads to the first floor accommodation. Interconnecting doors provide access, to the ground floor accommodation. The spectacular principal lounge, is a room that simply oozes with character, having a front facing walk-in curved bay window, that offers views over the gardens. A large and highly versatile sitting room, has been used by the current owners as a study, fitted with an extensive range of high quality office furniture. A spacious family room, again has a front facing walk in bay window that takes in the views over the gardens and provides yet more flexible reception space, ideally suited to entertaining.
Living Kitchen and Utility Room
The hub of the house is the spectacular living kitchen, a wonderful open plan space of epic proportions, which offers more than enough room for cooking, dining and relaxing alike, making it perfect for modern family living. It has been carefully designed to be practical, yet aesthetically pleasing to the eye, being fitted with an extensive range of high quality wall and base units comprising; cupboards, drawers and granite work surfaces, complemented by a host of high specification integrated appliances. This fabulous open plan space, has windows towards both the side and rear aspects. A well-proportioned utility room, offers yet more useful storage which is ideally suited to for white goods.
There are ten good sized double bedrooms which each has its own unique, shape and character. Five of these bedrooms are located upon the first floor, whilst five further bedrooms are located upon the second floor, offering the possibility of a dependent relative/teenage area.
Cloakroom/WC and Bathrooms
Located off the rear hall a cloakroom/wc ideally services the ground floor accommodation. On the first floor, a fantastic four piece family bathroom can be found alongside an additional three piece bathroom and further separate wc. On the second floor, there are two further three piece shower rooms.
Basement and Attic Rooms
The property has a substantial basement, that provides extensive storage space and also houses the central heating boilers, that have been recently fitted to provide a more efficient and effective heating system. Above the second floor, there are two good sized attic rooms that provide versatile space that could be utilised for a variety of purposes.
Parking and Gardens
The property is accessed, via a gated driveway which leads to a courtyard, offering extensive off road parking for several vehicles. One of the main features of this breath-taking property, is the stunning garden areas. These include patios, shrub and floral displays and large lawned areas, all enclosed by mature trees that offer a sense of seclusion. The garden is private and not directly overlooked, making it ideal area for relaxing, playing and alfresco entertaining.