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19 Whin Grove, Bolton-le-Sands, Carnforth LA5 8DD
Bedrooms: 5
Bathrooms: 3
Type: Detached House
Reception Rooms: 2

Property Details

Located in the pretty village of Bolton-le-Sands, this delightful property, offered with no upward chain, provides a flexible 4 or 5 bedroom home that has been extended and updated in the last ten years. The original cottage dates back over 100 years and many of the original features add character to the house. Set out over three floors and split levels, the house would lend itself well to a family or indeed a professional couple looking for additional space. The ground floor offers a spacious garage with combined utility, double bedroom and sizeable shower room. Located on the first floor is the kitchen, living room and a further double bedroom and pleasant bathroom. The upper floor has three super, versatile bedrooms, one of which is ensuite and all of which have been carefully planned with plenty of storage solutions on offer. Outside the property to the rear, the patio area provides an easy to maintain haven for al fresco living and benefits from access, via a lockable gate, on to the canal and with views towards Thwaite Brow Woods.

Bolton-le-Sands itself is a popular small village close to the larger town of Carnforth and with excellent transport links to nearby Lancaster and further afield if required. The village boasts a number of small shops, post office, three churches, three pubs, a library, a doctors surgery and a renowned fish and chip shop. Carnforth also offers a selection of larger supermarkets and additional amenities including the train station. There are plenty of pleasant walks along the canal and also towards the shore at Hest Bank. Schooling in the area is good with Bolton le Sands CofE being the closest and St Lukes in Slyne with Hest also close by. Those with children of secondary school age will be pleased to know the property falls within the catchment area for the Lancaster Grammar Schools, and Carnforth high school offers a further alternative.


Ground Floor Timber front door with glazed panel leads into:

Entrance Hall A welcoming hallway with useful additons including a store cupboard which houses the modern Vaillant boiler.

Bedroom 5 12’9 x 11’3 (3.88m x 3.42m) A generous ground floor double bedroom complete with a fantastic range of built in wardrobes and high ceilings allowing plentiful light.

Shower Room Adjacent to Bedroom 5, this excellent shower room is modern and simplistic, with Mira power shower in a double shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin, WC and towel radiator. The in built corner cupboards and tiled floor finish the room.

Garage A superb integral garage with up and over door and space for both car and storage. The combined utility offers further extensive storage along with space for a washing machine and tumble dryer, and a stainless steel sink and selection of wall and base units.

Within the main hall, stairs lead to:

First Floor

Kitchen Diner 17’9 x 15’0 (5.42m x 4.57m) A wonderful Kitchen dining space which reaches from the front to the rear of the house, commanding pleasant views to the front and double French doors to the rear leading out onto the private patio area. An excellent selection of wall and base units are complemented by integrated dishwasher, fridge and freezer, AEG oven and ceramic hob with extractor. The room is bright and highly functional with plenty of space for a breakfast table.

Sitting Room 25’10 x 17’0 (7.88m x 5.19m) This lovely room offers space for both comfortable seating and a dining table given its interesting layout. Spacious with a stained pine floor and windows to three sides; double french doors open out on to the patio area and the room is both light and cosy. The gas "coal effect" stove is set upon a stone hearth and provides a lovely focal point to the room which also enjoys views to canal and a further light allowing Velux window.

Bedroom 4 12’10 x 11’3 (3.91m x 3.44m) To the front of the property and with a selection of built in cupboards and dressing table, this double bedroom also has a pleasant pine floor.

Family Bathroom Immediately adjacent to Bedroom 4 but also the main house bathroom, this wonderful facility offers a large panel bath, WC, pedestal wash hand basin and towel radiator. There is complimentary tiling and a pine floor. There is a useful cupboard that also houses the Vaillant hot water cylinder.

Second Floor

Bedroom 3 17’11 x 15’0 (5.46m x 4.56m) A generous double with lovely bay views and Velux windows facing both East and West and a vaulted ceiling. Superb selection of inbuilt storage.

Bedroom 2/Study 20’2 x 14’8 (6.14m x 4.46m) A very versatile L shaped room that has a selection of wardrobes, vaulted ceiling and Velux windows. This room would work very well as a home office/study.

Master Bedroom 20’4 x 17’1 (6.19m x 5.21m) This spacious, bright master suite benefits from a lovely outlook via the Juliet balcony that overlooks the historic canal to the rear. A plethora of built in storage solutions make good use of the eaves space and Velux windows provide further light.

En-suite Shower room Boasts a corner shower unit with Mira power shower, heated mirror, Villeroy and Boch sink, WC and towel radiator. Built in drawers.

Outside To the rear of the property the patio area provides a wonderful private space to enjoy the outdoors. Low maintenance and easy to care for, there is also an area of decking, some climbing plants and a pathway that leads to the gate and on to the canal.

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