Hill Chase, 141 Lancaster Road, Carnforth, LA5 9EE

£325,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
Tucked along the edge of canal on the outskirts of Carnforth market town, Hill Chase is a detached 3 bedroom bungalow with ample potential. Enjoying an elevated position, the property offers lovely views over the Lancaster canal and local countryside. It is also conveniently located with Carnforth's West Coast Mainline train station and town centre just a stroll away. At present, the property presents an open plan living dining area with adjoining conservatory, a kitchen, house bathroom and three double bedrooms. Whilst in need of some modernisation, the accommodation is deceptive and the surrounding gardens and outbuildings add further appeal. The lawn sweeps around the property, with the south facing rear offering a lovely setting overlooking the canal. There is a detached garage block located on the private driveway which offers a single and double garage, carport, two large stores and a stable.

Carnforth is a small town that is conveniently located around a 15 minute drive away from the city of Lancaster. There is an abundance of local amenities right on your doorstep including three supermarkets, doctors, pharmacy, dentist, a selection of shops, cafes and pubs. There is local schooling for all ages including a nursery, primary school and secondary school. You are also within the catchment area for the renowned Lancaster Boys' and Girls' Grammar Schools. As previously mentioned, the train station provides access to the West Coast Main Line and there is also M6 access just a 2 minute drive from the property. This convenient location does not however compromise on a countryside setting, with a great choice of walks nearby in the countryside, along the canal or even down to the Morecambe Bay shore.

Accommodation

Entrance Porch The entrance door opens into a small entrance porch and further into the;

Entrance Hall Affording access across the bungalow, there are two good sized storage cupboards that are ideal for cloaks and a built in cupboard.

Open Plan Living/Dining Room 5.64 x 3.95 (18'6 x 13'0) 3.95 x 2.67 (13'0 x 8'9) A deceptively spacious room that is filled with light thanks to a dual aspect and sliding doors that lead into the adjoining conservatory. The split level design creates a dining area with steps leading down into the living room. There is a gas fire (condemned) set within an attractive slate surround.

Conservatory 3.68 x 2.69 (12'1 x 8'10) Ideally situated to be south facing with lovely views over the rear garden and looking down over the canal. This is the perfect sun spot to relax in and there is external access into the garden.

Kitchen 3.94 x 3.02 (12'11 x 9'11) Located just off the dining area, the kitchen comprises a range of wall, drawer and base units, a sink with drainer, range cooker with 8 ring gas hob, integrated dishwasher and space for a fridge, freezer, washing machine and dryer. There is a dual aspect that includes a lovely picture window capturing the serene view over garden and canal.

Bedroom 1 3.66 x 3.06 (12'0 x 10'0) Enjoying canal views, this bright double bedroom also includes a built in wardrobe with storage cupboards above and an airing cupboard.

Bedroom 2 4.02 x 3.34 (13'2 x 10'11) The largest of the three double bedrooms with a dual aspect looking over the side and front of the property.

Bedroom 3 3.10 x 2.99 (10'2 x 9'10) The final double bedroom with fitted wardrobes and cupboards above.

Bathroom Briefly comprising a vanity sink, WC unit and a double shower.

Outside The neatly kept lawn wraps around the property providing ample space to enjoy the outdoors. A patio also extends around to the front where there is a lovely seating area from which to sit and look out over the canal and surrounding countryside. The private graveled driveway to the front affords ample parking and access to the detached garaging block. This presents a single garage, double garage, carport, two large stores and even a stable.

Directions Leaving Lancaster city centre, head north on the A6 towards Carnforth, continue through Slyne for approximately 4 miles. At the traffic lights in Bolton-le-sands follow the road to the right. Continue through Bolton le Sands towards Carnforth passing The Royal Hotel on your right. Continue for approximately 1 mile, straight over the mini roundabout, take your first right hand turn before the terrace houses up the private road. You will see the entrance to Hill Chase in front and parking in the driveway area.

Services Gas fired warm air heating system

Mains water

Council tax - D

Freehold

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