Wheat Close House, Wheatclose Road, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria


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  • Bedrooms: 3






Take a look at this stunning detached period property with extensive garden and tree lined driveway. This immaculately presented and very well maintained family home has retained some beautiful original features and if you have a love for that vintage/traditional theme then this could be the house for you. Thought to date back to 1898 the property is a one of a kind for the area built in Yorkshire Stone and boasting three double bedrooms. The kitchen has been extended to make additional living/dining space which is perfect for entertaining, there are two good sized reception rooms with marble fireplaces, entrance vestibule and hall with original Victorian style tiled flooring, three bedrooms with cast and marble fireplaces, ensuite to master bedroom and bathroom with a roll top bath. Further benefits gas central heating and a mix of uPVC double glazing and lovely sash windows. Externally there is a long tree lined driveway which leads to the garage and an area of off road parking for several cars. The extensive flat lawned garden to the front is extremley well maintained and there is an enclosed court yard to the rear with garden store/workshop and a patio seating area. Viewing is essential to fully appreciate the quality and size on offer. Desirable location.

Entrance Vestibule and Hall Entrance is via a uPVC double glazed door and there is a sash window, original Victorian style tiled flooring continues through an original wood door to the hallway with radiator, telephone point and stairs leading to the first floor.

Reception One15' x 14'3" (4.57m x 4.34m). The room is of good proportion and tastefully decorated including picture rail, coved ceiling and beige carpet. There is a beautiful fireplace with marble surround, cast insert and tiled hearth. Also to the room are two radiators and sash windows.

Reception Two12'11" x 11'8" (3.94m x 3.56m). Another tastefully decorated reception room with picture rail, two sash windows, radiator, built in cupboard and fireplace with marble surround, cast/tiled insert and hearth with fender.

Dining Room15'7" (4.75m) (Max) x 12'7" (3.84m) (Max) 9'1" (2.77m). A super family room perfect for entertaining. A lovely feature is the old range set into a decorative fireplace. There is tiled flooring, sizeable radiator, under stairs storage, original built in cupboards and two sash windows. The room opens into the kitchen.

Kitchen12'4" x 7'11" (3.76m x 2.41m). Built onto the original house around three years ago the room was newly fitted with white units, oak work surfacing, tiled splash back and slate flooring. There is a sink unit, uPVC double glazed window, two velux roof windows, space for a range style cooker, integrated fridge, freezer, dish washer and washing machine. Also to the room is a chimney style cooker hood, recessed ceiling lights, wall mounted oil filled radiator and a uPVC double glazed stable style door leads out to the court yard.

First Floor Access to the boarded loft via a pull down ladder. There is a radiator and a frosted sash window.

Bedroom One13'9" x 10'10" (4.2m x 3.3m). Good sized master bedroom with neutral decor, coved ceiling, grey carpet, radiator, double glazed sash window facing the front elevation, walk in wardrobe and a beautiful marble surround with decorative cast insert.

Ensuite Fitted with a three piece suite comprising of WC, wash basin and shower cubicle. Radiator.

Bedroom Two14'7" x 9'2" (4.45m x 2.8m). Recently re-decorated room with original cast fireplace, built in wardrobe, radiator and double glazed sash window.

Bedroom Three9'6" x 9'2" (2.9m x 2.8m). Varnished wood floor, built in wardrobe, sash window, radiator and cast fireplace.

Exterior There is a long tree lined driveway approach with an extensive pristinely maintained lawned garden running alongside. Parking for several cars and a garage. To the rear is an enclosed court yard, garden store/work shop and a patio seating area.

Bathroom6'5" x 6' (1.96m x 1.83m). Fitted with a three piece suite in white comprising of WC, wash basin and roll top bath with over head rain style shower. The room has tasteful decor, wood floor, radiator and opaque sash window.

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