4 Bedroom Detached House (Now Sold)
Whiteacre Lane, Barrow, Clitheroe, BB7 9BJ
A desirable detached home in the Ribble Valley located in the residential area of Barrow near Clitheroe. The property enjoys a good sized plot with a large drive, two reception rooms, spacious kitchen, large conservatory, study, cloakroom, four bedrooms, two bathrooms, established gardens and double garage.
A short drive to the popular market town of Clitheroe and the nearby villages of Whalley and Wiswell. The A59 can be accessed in a few minutes and this provides access to Skipton, Preston and Manchester using the A66.
Whiteacre Lane is an established residential area which is not overcrowded and this provides owners with a sense of space which is highly valued within this community.
The sale of this property is being handled directly by the owner, so you can be assured of prompt attention.
When approaching from Clitheroe continue through Barrow turning left into Whiteacre Lane and the property can be found on the left hand side before Willow Drive.
The property is connected to mains supplies of gas, water, electricity and drainage. A Bosch Worcester condensing gas central provides hot water and heating throughout the property. In addition the property enjoys fibre optic broadband through the BT exchange which is located at the junction of Whiteacre Lane and Clitheroe Road. The tenure is Freehold and the rates are payable to Ribble Valley Borough Council.
No 11 was built in 1996 with attention to space and detail and enjoys good sized rooms throughout the ground and first floors. The composite front door opens to the reception hall which is spacious and light. The hallway provides access to the lounge, dining room, kitchen, study, two piece cloakroom and access to the first floor.
The lounge runs across the width of the house with oak flooring, box style bay window and a living flame gas fire in a wooden surround. This spacious room can easily accommodate many styles and sizes of living room furniture with power sockets conveniently located throughout the room.
To the rear of the lounge is a set of glazed sliding doors which open to a large conservatory which covers the width of both the lounge and dining room. The conservatory has a tiled floor with French windows opening onto the garden. This room overlooks the garden and has the benefit of a central heating radiator allowing the room to be used throughout the winter months. The positioning of the conservatory allows it to be used to its full potential in the summer months without becoming uncomfortable.
The dining room can be accessed from the conservatory through another sliding glazed door. The dining room has useful built-in shelving and cupboards along one wall and a door from this room returns to the hallway.
A downstairs cloakroom provides a useful addition to this family home and has a WC and full size washbasin with tiled floor and part tiled walls. Opposite the cloakroom is a further useful room which is presently used as an office. There is an under stairs storage area which can easily accommodate a selection of storage racks and hooks.
The spacious fitted kitchen has matching fitted base and wall units in a light oak finish with granite effect worktops, and cream tiled splashbacks. There are two Blanco sinks with monobloc mixer taps and these provide washing facilities at either end of the kitchen. The builtin appliances consist of a Bosch electric double oven and grill, a five-ring Neb gas hob, an externally vented Hotpoint stainless steel extractor and Bosch integrated dishwasher and washing machine. The flooring is Karndean in a medium oak finish and this provides a stylish but practical feature to this kitchen.
Moving to the first floor the landing opens to four good sized bedrooms. The master has a very attractive and functional arrangement of contemporary styled wardrobes with matching cupboards and bed-side cabinets. From this room the view of the rear garden can be enjoyed and provides interest throughout the year. The en-suite is fully tiled and comprises of a Daryl glazed enclosure with Grohe thermostatic shower, pedestal washbasin with monobloc mixer tap and a low suite wc. A chromed ladder radiator and shaver socket complement the ensuite.
Bedrooms 2 and 3 are doubles and bedroom 4 has built in furniture comprising of a large single wardrobe and cupboards. These rooms share a house bathroom consisting of a bath with Grohe thermostatic shower and Daryl glazed screen, concealed cistern wc, inset washbasin with a marble counter and a three door vanity unit. The floor and walls are tiled in white with a shaver socket.
Externally there is a well tended front garden with a neatly trimmed box hedge and a small lawn with soil and planted border. A generous tarmacadam drive has a turning point and provides this property with parking for several vehicles. There is an attached double garage with twin up-and-over doors and access door gives a route to the rear garden and kitchen.
The rear garden provides this property with interest. Established plants provide pleasure throughout the seasons of the year. Within the trellis fenced enclosure there is a delightful fish pond complete with filtration system keeping the water clear and free from algae. The garden has power, lighting, water butts and an outside tap.
No 11 has low maintenance PVCu soffits, fascias and rainwater pipes.
Lounge 7.4m x 3.8m
Dining Room 3.3m x 2.5m
Conservatory 6.7m x 3.2m
Study 3.1m x 1.9m
Kitchen 5.9m x 3.0m
Garage 5.4m x 5.1m
Master 3.7m x 3.4m
Bedroom 2 2.7m x 2.4m
Bedroom 3 3.5m x 2.7m
Bedroom 4 3.2m x 2.5m
Bathroom 2.1m x 1.9m