Woodhead, Belthorn, Blackburn, BB1
Under offer

6 beds | 4 baths | 4 receptions | £740,000


  • Comprehensively restored and maintained 6 bedroom 3 reception rooms.
  • Period features including beams, stone mullioned windows and open fires.
  • Superb long distance views from an elevated position in quiet yet accessible location.
  • Outstanding location for commuting Via M65 access within 1 mile.
  • Mature grounds and gardens with ample parking and large double garage and workshop.
  • Stone outbuilding currently used as gym but suitable for a variety of uses including home office or playroom.

An outstanding opportunity to acquire a meticulously restored 6 bedroom family home with private grounds and stunning long distance views. Located in Belthorn Village on the edge of Blackburn, this property is superb for commuting via the M65 to all East Lancashire Business centres And Manchester. Inspection is advised.

Situated in arguably one of the best locations in East Lancashire for commuting this is an outstanding opportunity to acquire a 6 bedroom family home set within private grounds and with stunning long distance views.

Located in the small village of Belthorn on the edge of Blackburn New Hall Head is a stone built Farmhouse dating back to 1725 and has been subject to a sympathetic yet comprehensive scheme of upgrading and improvement in recent years which has produced a beautiful family home.

The extensive accommodation in total to over 347 sq.m2 or 3729 sq.ft. Retains many original and period features such as beamed ceilings and stone mullioned windows and briefly comprises, entrance hall, inner hall, open plan kitchen dining area with a high quality hand made kitchen with granite work surfaces, AGA cooker and under floor heating. Off the kitchen is a good sized utility room which also provides access to the double garage. There is a family snug and a generous sitting room with open fire set within stone fireplace. To the first floor are 6 bedrooms all of generous proportions and three bathrooms finished in a contemporary style. The master suite has a large en suite with walk in shower and a dressing room.

Externally the property enjoys a secluded setting surrounded by substantial lawned grounds with a gated drive. There is a large double garage and workshop with mains power, water and good lighting. In addition adjacent to the garage is a stone outbuilding currently used as a gym but equally suitable as a home office or playroom.

The gardens and grounds are mature and surround the property fully. There is extensive parking, a small wooded area and orchard, a chicken run and a large patio area which takes in the best of the panoramic views.

Belthorn is a quiet rural village located on the same junction of the M65 motorway (1 mile) as Blackburn Royal infirmary. The motorway network access enables easy commuting not only Blackburn town centre which is approximately 10 minutes by car but also Preston, Manchester, Burnley and Colne. There are some excellent schools nearby.

The village has far reaching views over the moors towards the Ribble estuary and Fylde Coast to the west, and Pendle Hill to the east. It is located on the edge of the West Pennine moors, and the Ribble valley, The Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District National Park are all within sensible commuting distance.

Directions
From Junction5 of the M65 proceed towards Belthorne village and go through the traffic calming system at the entrance to the village. Continue until the War Memorial on the right where the driveway to the property can be found immediately after the memorial. Drive down the lane where New Hall Head is the 3rd house on the left.

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