Reception Rooms: 1
Nestled on the outskirts of Overton village with a backdrop looking out across green fields that reach to the River Lune as it joins Morecambe Bay, Terra Nova offers a fantastic package of a versatile detached four bed house complete with an adjoining 2.8 acre field that is perfect for those with equestrian interests. Built by the sole owners around 25 years ago, this unique property was designed to their exacting standards to suit both as a family home that would extend into the retirement years. It offers flexible living accommodation that whilst it is in need of modernisation has been immaculately maintained and flows well for modern family living. There are a total of four double bedrooms which includes a ground floor bedroom with ensuite. There is ample storage found across the property as well as a useful separate utility with external access, a great space for knocking off muddy boots after enjoying one of the many walks this picturesque village offers. The semi-rural setting not only offers beautiful views across the countryside and to the estuary of Morecambe Bay but it also provides a private and peaceful outlook that is ideal for raising a family or enjoying a quiet life whilst still being conveniently located for the village. Externally, there is a lovely rear garden over looking the field and the private drive affords parking for up to four vehicles as well as access into a detached single garage and to a side drive leading into the adjoining 2.8 acre field.
The picturesque village of Overton is perfect for those looking for convenient access whilst not compromising on the village idyll. With an abundance of scenic walks right on your doorstep, the village also benefits from a primary school, village hall, church and a pub, whilst nearby Heysham provides a wealth of practical everyday amenities. Both Morecambe and Lancaster are within 5 miles and the Bay Gateway provides quick access to the M6.
Accommodation A covered entrance porch sits over the entrance door with attractive stained glass feature windows to either side.
Entrance Hall A spacious entrance hall with access to a understairs cupboard and into a WC.
Lounge 21’3 x 21’0 (6.47 x 6.39) Accessed from both the living room and kitchen, this large L-shaped reception room is filled with natural light thanks to the French doors and tall windows that offer a perfect view over the private field and countryside beyond that extends right to the shores of the estuary. The French doors lead out into the rear garden and onto the patio which is perfect for alfresco dining in the summer time, they also give the best seat to enjoy the beautiful sunsets throughout the seasons. The L-shaped design of the room affords space for both a living and dining area, as well as a built in study area and storage cupboard.
Kitchen 14’0 x 10’1 (4.27 x 3.07) At present the kitchen comprises a range of units that extend into a breakfast bar and there is a built in pantry cupboard. There is a Hotpoint oven and four ring ceramic hob as well as space for a dishwasher. Whilst in need of modernisation, it is well positioned with access from both the entrance hall and living room to give a continual flow of living accommodation.
Utility 10’5 x 5’10 (3.17 x 1.77) Adjoining the kitchen, this is a great space for storing shoes and coats as there is external access to the side of the property. There is further range of storage units and space for a washing machine.
Ground Floor Bedroom 12’4 x 11’5 (3.77 x 3.47) A lovely double bedroom with views over the rear garden and field beyond and two built in storage cupboards.
Ensuite Comprising a double shower, WC and pedestal hand basin.
First Floor The staircase leads up from the entrance hall via a tall gallery window that perfectly captures the view of the estuary as the River Lune joins Morecambe Bay. The spacious galleried landing affords space for occasional furniture under the large velux window that allows for plenty of natural light. There is a also a built in linen cupboard.
Master Bedroom 13’1 x 12’4 (3.98 x 3.77) A spacious double bedroom with an elevated position that allows for the perfect vantage spot to look out of the estuary, an ever changing outlook that never gets old. There is also access into a walk in storage space.
Family Bathroom A well planned family bathroom comprising a WC, pedestal hand basin and shower with a Velux window.
Bedroom 12’8 x 12’5 (3.86 x 3.78) A good sized double bedroom again boasting views to the estuary at the rear and two built in wardrobes.
Bedroom 20’11 x 11’5 (6.37 x 3.48) The final double bedroom is situated to the front of the property and offers unique proportions with angled ceilings and a Velux window.
Outside The private drive tarmac drive to the front of the property affords parking for up to four vehicles as well as access into the detached single garage that has the benefit of power and light, and to the side drive that leads to the gate of the adjoining 2.8 acre field. The field is ideal for those with equestrian interests or simply protects the stunning view that backs on the garden. A wrought iron gate leads around the side to the rear of the property where there is a lovely private garden. At present it is arranged with a selection of flowering shrubbery and rose beds. The low stone wall allows for a natural extension of the view across the green field and the patio is a perfect seating space for enjoying the estuary view and beautiful sunsets.
Directions Travelling into Overton village along Lancaster Road take a slight left at Middleton Road onto Chapel Lane. Keeping left to remain on Chapel Lane, continue for approximately 0.3 miles and as the view of the estuary appears before you, turn right onto Hall Greaves Close and the drive to No 2, Terra Nova is in front of you.
Services All Mains Services Connected.
Council Tax Band F