This spectacular, highly individual period semi-detached home of distinction is situated upon Whitehill Lane in the sought0after residential area of Sharples, Bolton. The spacious, well proportioned and versatile accommodation is set over four storeys and comprises an entrance lobby, reception hall, cloakroom/WC, formal lounge, sitting room, open-plan fitted dining kitchen, utility room, three generous cellar rooms, five good-sized double bedrooms (the master with a four-piece en-suite), study and a three-piece principal bathroom. Further features include double glazing, gas central heating and an alarm system. Outside, there are well maintained garden areas, while a sweeping driveway and a large double garage provide ample off-road parking. The location is within easy access of local amenities and major transport links, yet sits on the fringe of some of Bolton's most picturesque countryside. Offered for sale with many of the original features intact, internal viewing is essential to fully appreciate the size, setting and finer features. Ground FloorEntrance Lobby
Sash window towards the front aspect, additional window to the front and solid wood door providing access to the front of the property. Decorative dado rail and coving to ceiling with ceiling rose. Feature stained and leaded obscured glazed door providing access to reception hall and door providing access to:
Stained and leaded obscured windows providing outlook towards the front. Double central heating radiator, decorative dado rail and decorative coving to ceiling. Feature spindle staircase providing access to the first floor accommodation with door under providing access to the cellar rooms. Doors providing access to the sitting room, dining kitchen and door providing access to:
Two-piece suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin and low-level WC. Obscured sash window towards the front aspect and an additional obscured sash window towards the side aspect. Decorative dado rail and decorative coving to ceiling, fitted coat hooks.
17' 11" x 15' 11" (5.46m x 4.85m) Imposing principal lounge room with sash-style bay windows to the front aspect giving outlook towards the front garden. Double central heating radiator, feature period fireplace comprising a wooden fire surround with marble hearth, detail and period tile inset housing an open fire, wall light points connected and decorative coving to ceiling.
16' 10" x 15' 11" (5.13m x 4.85m) Spacious sitting room with window towards side. Double central heating radiator, period fireplace with surround, inset mirror and tiled hearth inset housing a coal-effect Living Flame gas fire. Decorative coving to ceiling.
Open-Plan Dining Kitchen
19' 7" x 14' 9" (5.97m x 4.50m) Spacious kitchen diner fitted with a range of wall and base units comprising cupboards, drawers and work surface incorporating a one-and-a-half bowl single drainer stainless steel sink unit with a chrome mixer tap over. Integrated appliances incorporating stainless steel four-ring gas hob with corresponding stainless steel extractor hood and light over and stainless steel splashback, stainless steel electric double oven and grill. Plumbed for dishwasher, spaces for appliances, window towards the side aspect and two sash-style windows towards the front aspect giving outlook and access towards the courtyard garden. Double central heating radiator, feature part-tiled elevations and contrasting feature part-tiled flooring, under-unit lighting and inset spotlights to ceiling. Additional stained and leaded fitted display cabinet, stable-type door giving access to the courtyard garden and additional door providing access to:
9' 8" x 4' 4" (2.95m x 1.32m) Plumbed for washing machine and vented for a dryer. Spaces for appliances, obscured sash-style window towards the front aspect, central heating radiator, fitted wall units providing useful storage space and fitted plate rack.
First FloorFirst Floor Landing
Central heating radiator and period spindle balustrades with sweeping spindle staircase providing access to the second floor accommodation. Decorative dado rail and decorative coving to ceiling. Doors providing access to three of the bedrooms and the principal bathroom.
Spacious master suite comprising bedroom and four-piece en-suite shower room.
15' 9" x 14' 4" (4.80m x 4.37m) Double-glazed picture window towards the front aspect, giving views across the front garden, central heating radiator, fitted 'his and hers' wardrobes to one elevation with hanging, shelving and top boxes. Wall lights point connected, decorative coving to ceiling, door providing access to:
15' 11" x 5' 6" (4.85m x 1.68m) Superb four-piece en-suite comprising double-size shower cubicle with shower over, laminated elevations and glazed shower screen, pedestal wash hand basin, bidet and low-level WC. Double-glazed window towards the side aspect and additional picture window towards the front aspect giving views across the front garden. Period-style central heating radiator with brass heated towel rail and additional double central heating radiator. Laminate floor covering, part-tiled elevations, wall light points connected, fitted shelving and decorative coving to ceiling. Connecting door providing access to first floor landing.
15' 10" x 13' 11" (4.83m x 4.24m) Double-glazed window towards the side aspect, central heating radiator, decorative picture rail and decorative coving to ceiling.
16' x 15' 11" (4.88m x 4.85m) Sash-style window towards the front aspect giving views across the courtyard garden area, additional window towards the front aspect and a third window towards the side aspect. Central heating radiator, fitted storage cupboard to one alcove providing useful storage space, decorative coving to ceiling.
Three-piece suite comprising Jacuzzi-style bath with brass mixer tap and shower attachment over, low-level WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Sash-style obscured window towards the front aspect, central heating radiator, Amtico flooring and feature part-wood panelled elevations with decorative dado rail and decorative coving to ceiling. Fitted mirror and wall light point connected.
Second FloorSecond Floor Landing
Galleried second floor landing with period spindle balustrades and two skylights to the ceiling. Doors providing access to two additional bedrooms and study.
Double-glazed window towards the front aspect giving views across the front garden. Central heating radiator and vaulted ceiling (please note this room is being used by the current owners as a games room).
16' 1" x 14' 1" (4.90m x 4.29m) Sash-style window towards the side aspect, central heating radiator, vaulted ceiling.
16' x 5' 6" (4.88m x 1.68m) Impressive and characterful room with window towards the front and side aspects. Central heating radiator, feature arch detail to ceiling (although this room is being used by the current owners as a study, it could be used as a sixth bedroom if so required).
With reception area comprising stone-flagged flooring and power and light connected. Stone staircase providing access to the first floor accommodation with doors providing access to two cellar rooms.
Cellar Room 1
17' 10" x 15' 4" (5.44m x 4.67m) Spacious cellar room with central heating radiator, power and light connected. Stone flagged flooring with useful stone central table providing useful storage space and fantastic opportunity for conversion.
Cellar Room 2
15' 9" x 4' 1" (4.80m x 1.24m) With stone flagged flooring, power and light connected, being used by the current owners as a wine store.
OutsideGarden Areas and Driveway
To the front of the property, a paved sweeping driveway is accessed via double gates and provide parking and access to the front door. The front of the property is enclosed by a high level stone wall which encloses a garden area laid mostly to lawn with well stocked and maintained shrub and floral displays, complemented by a variety of both evergreen and deciduous mature trees. The front garden further benefits from a paved patio area and additional raised stone seating area and a wooden potting shed, a gateway provides access to the courtyard garden. Note the front garden is not directly overlooked and appreciates a private aspect.
Enclosed courtyard garden area with stone blocked flooring, enclosed by a high level stone wall with raised stone shrub and floral beds with the added benefit of security and lighting. A gate provides access to the front garden and a courtesy door provides access to the garage. Please note the courtyard garden area is accessed via the kitchen and provides additional private outside space.
23' 8" x 14' 3" (7.21m x 4.34m) Spacious garage area in both length, width and height with electric up and over door and courtesy door providing access to the courtyard garden area and the front of the property. Power, light and water connected with stone flagged flooring, drainage and skylight to ceiling providing ample secure off-road parking.