3 Bedroom Detached House Sold in Runcorn, WA7
HILLGARTH, Main Street, Halton Village, Runcorn, Cheshire
A traditional 1930s bay front detached home in a prominent corner plot in historic Halton Village. Rural views to castle hill &close to a wealth of amenities and travel networks.
This FREEHOLD property WITH VACANT POSESSION ON COMPLETION gives traditional well laid out accommodation ideally suited to a family. Situated in the preferred quiet and leafy area of the village, Hillgarth was named by the builder when he constructed it in a hayfield, the original boundary walls still in existence and well maintained.
Recent enhancements include a tastefully built full width ground floor extention accommodating an Ikea kitchen and orangery for dining or sofa area.
Utility room with separate back door and external veranda. GFSH and recently tiled roof using rosemary tiles. Externally, gardens extend to three sides, with the recent addition of railings and gates to enhance the original sandstone walls which have also been carefully repointed. hard standing for two cars, or sunny outdoor dining. Double glazing throughout.
With a wealth of good schools nearby and its proximity to good road / rail routes to Liverpool and London, there is also easy access by road to Chester and Manchester. It is situated just under a mile from Halton Hospital and has a village bus route close by, with buses going to the Old town terminus and to Halton Lea Terminus.
With Wigg Island nature reserve close by and Delamere forest a distance of just 10 miles away this location offers resources for work rest and play.
Nestling in a curve of Main Street, it lies below the ancient walkway to Halton Castle, now cared for by Norton Priory, and the house receives sunlight from all aspects as the sun rises and sets.
Canopied side entrance to hallway with pine flooring and picture rails, ground floor cloakroom, WC and hand basin.
10 X 13 5 into bay, Inset fireplace with viable chimney breast and gas point to give choice of real or gas/electric fire. Radiator. Picture rails
12 X 13.5 TV point, Picture rails, Inset fire place with viable chimney breast to give choice of fire. Radiator
OFFICE / PLAYROOM
8.2 X 7 Ceiling down lighters with choice of through light or full lighting. 4 double power points & cable (Virgin media)point. Radiator, picture rails. Pine floor boards. Would make an excellent CHILDRENS PLAY ROOM, as it leads to the kitchen.
KITCHEN DINING ROOM
20 (OVERALL) X 6 1
Having Ikea Varde units with butcher block style work surfaces. Double gas oven with stainless steel extractor unit. Feature stone slab flooring and contemporary colour-changing fire with Fire surround and mantle for cosy moments . Eight ceiling down lighters. Double glazed doors to lit veranda. Out door lighting controls. Brand new Orangery gives extra seating or dining space and opens onto drive.
6 .1X 8 Inset stainless steel sink with one and a half sinks, plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, radiator, full height kitchen cupboard salvaged from original kitchen. Back door and veranda door. 3 double and one single power point.
Stairs to first floor landing with access to large loft.
BEDROOM 1 FRONT
11.5 X 12 Radiator and fitted wardrobes, pine floorboards
BEDROOM 2 FRONT
11 .5X 10. Radiator, picture rails, pine floorboards
BEDROOM 3 SIDE
6 . 5 X6. 1 Radiator, picture rails, pine floorboards
The property occupies a prominent position directly onto Main Street having a village gate entrance, a side arbour entrance and gated hard standing.
Established with sizeable lawn, apple pear and plum fruit trees, are secure and gated for family play and relaxation. Sunny all day.
SIDE REAR GARDEN
A sun trap later in the day, it is ideal for play, or reading on the verandah, perhaps chilling and entertaining. A recently re-roofed garden summer house shed is included.
The village is accessed either via the Daresbury Express way, or from the A56 following signs for Halton Hospital and then to Holt Lane, turning left at the village store passing the Methodist Church and Lodge Lane the property can be found on the corner of Main Street and Hollybank Rd.
The details above are as accurate as can be made possible.