BREATH-TAKING PERIOD PROPERTY RETAINING MANY ORIGINAL FEATURES IN A STUNNING PLOT - Standing proudly within a private plot of well-tended mature gardens, Windy Croft is a breath-taking detached period home of the highest calibre, that offers exceptionally well proportioned living space that simply must be viewed internally to be fully appreciated. This beautiful property has been sympathetically upgraded by the current owners and the result is a magnificent family friendly home which combines a sense of wonderful period charm, coupled with luxury contemporary features. The location is within walking distance to the village of Bromley Cross, offering easy access to a host of amenities including local shops, pubs, popular eateries and breath-taking open countryside. In addition to this it is well placed for well renowned public and private schooling as well as major transport links, with Bromley Cross railway station only a short walk away that offers a direct route into Manchester, making it ideal for those looking to commute. Rarely do homes of this calibre come to the market in locations such as this and as such, an early internal viewing is strongly recommended to avoid disappointment.
The exceptionally well proportioned and highly versatile accommodation comprises an entrance porch and lobby, spacious and imposing principal lounge, further sitting room, formal dining room, generous family/morning room that is open to the modern fitted kitchen, inner lobby, utility room and a cloakroom/wc to the ground floor. On the first floor is a large landing, six extremely good sized double bedrooms (stunning master with luxury en-suite bathroom) a fantastic four piece family bathroom and additional separate wc can be found. A winding gated driveway leads to a generous courtyard, which alongside the garage offers extensive parking. The sumptuous gardens are a joy to behold being landscaped to the highest of standards, being well maintained and private and must be seen in person to be fully appreciated. In addition to this two outbuildings offer ample exterior storage space.
The village of Bromley Cross is ideally placed for transport links which include the M6, M61 and M65 motorways, and has its own railway station that offers a direct route into Manchester, making it ideal for commuter access across the North of England. It features a variety of local amenities including shops, popular pubs and quality eateries and within easy access to well renowned public and private schooling. The village of Bromley Cross has long been popular with homebuyers looking for the perfect balance of modern convenience, as well as being close to breath-taking open countryside.Reception Rooms
The breath-taking principal lounge retains a wealth of original features to include a feature fireplace housing an open fire. Large windows towards the front aspect floods the room with natural light and offers fabulous views over the gardens. A splendid sitting room provides yet more versatile reception space whilst a further dining room oozes character, having a wonderful period fireplace and original exposed beamed features, offering a more formal area for entertaining. The reception rooms are completed by a fantastic family/morning room which offers an alternative area for relaxing and being open plan to the kitchen, it is ideally suited to modern lifestyles.
Kitchen and Utility Room
The spectacular kitchen has been sympathetically fitted to combine a sense of rustic charm with modern convenience. It features an extensive range of high quality wall and base units comprising: cupboards, drawers and contrasting work surfaces complemented by a host of integrated appliances. This fabulous space has a wealth of skylights within the vaulted ceiling, that along with the windows floods the kitchen with a wealth of natural light. A larger than average utility room provides yet more useful storage space, ideal for white goods.
The substantial master suite comprises a large, light and airy bedroom with wonderful picture windows that overlook the gardens, complemented by a luxury bathroom, that is fitted with four pieces comprising a panelled bath with shower over, his 'n' hers twin vanity wash basin with storage under and low level wc with concealed cistern, beautifully complemented by designer tiled and floor coverings.
There are five further exceptionally good sized double bedrooms which each has its own unique, shape and style, many of which retain the original fireplaces that only adds to the character.
Cloakroom, WC and Family Bathroom
Located off the rear hall, a cloakroom/wc ideally services the ground floor accommodation. In addition to this a further wc can be found located within the utility room. On the first floor a fantastic luxury family bathroom has four pieces comprising a walk in shower enclosure with shower over and glazed shower screen, panelled bath, wash basin and wc, beautifully complemented by attractive tiled elevations. A further separate wc offers yet more sanitary facilities.
Parking and Gardens
The property is situated, within a fabulous private plot that are accessed via two sweeping driveways, that alongside the detached garage, offers extensive parking for several vehicles. The breath-taking garden areas, are landscaped to include stone flagged patios and a stunning sunken seating area, complemented by an extensive range of shrub and floral displays with raised beds, herbaceous borders and mature woodlands. The gardens are private and not directly overlooked, offering a real sense of seclusion and are ideal area for relaxing and alfresco entertaining.
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