Exclusive Opportunity! - one of the Last remaining original houses within Broadoak Park cornering desirable Chatsworth Road overlooking hole 5 of Worsley golf course with stunning panoramic views - ripe for remodel to unlock it's full potential to make the ultimate forever family home...
'Dunelm' is a delightful Edwardian villa set in a total plot over 1 acre. Nestled in woodland - you wouldn't know was there until you've found it! The plot could easily be altered by way of application to suit the purchasers specific requirements. Many of the housing stock in the immediate locality have been developed into substantial contemporary mansions and or multiple properties in a courtyard setting.
A truly stunning private plot extending towards open views, set on a quiet no-through road....
Planning permission is pending to form a truly exceptional family home, in all extending to c.7,500 sqft, and is set in one of Worsley's most desirable locations. In all this extremely private plot with the benefit of a delightful southerly aspect extends to exceptional golf course views. The magnificent specialist topiary and trees on the boundaries offer remarkable privacy making the purchase of Dunelm a rare opportunity.
Built in 1906 designed by architect John Knight - previously known as; Green Hill, Chatsworth Road, Broadoak Park. Occupied by Charles Edward Ashton in 1925. Set over 4 floors with circa 6000 sqft.
- Feature stained glass windows throughout
- Original tiles, doors, fireplaces, cornice, corbels, plaster frieze
- Hallway & snug have original panelling
- Spacious cellars - Original dramatic staircase – As featured on period dramas
Handsomely positioned, with its elegant Edwardian features looking down over the rolling fairways from an elevated perch, the understated glamour of Dunelm as approached along its sweeping driveway is an instant draw. Experience the elegance first hand of this 'gentlemans residence'.
Dating back to 1906, understated glamour is paying homage to the homes original features and heralding its imminent arrival into the 21st century.
The grand reception hall is a room with which it is impossible not to fall in love instantly. Embodying the elegance of the Edwardian period, a coffered ceiling embraces a ceiling rose from which stylish lighting is suspended, delivering ambience to the proceedings.
Ahead, the staircase rises to the half landing, light flowing down from the large stained-glass window, with additional plinth lighting offering an atmospheric subdued option for evenings.
Passing the detailed carvings of the staircase, continue on ahead into the film-set perfect, living space. This free-flowing space with a stunning bay window extending the entire length of the room.
The kitchen (and out into the utility room, boot room), this kitchen is fitted with an array of timber fittings and appliances including: A large larder cupboard, dishwashers, fridge, freezer, Aga gas/electric double oven with six-hob burner and griddle plate and Belgian-sinks with easy-clean stainless-steel insert. (keepers)
Beyond the kitchen, a practical element to Dunelm can be found in its every-day entrance and boot room - ideal for dog owners - and storage-laden utility room, with plumbing for a washer and dryer, double sink.
Often overlooked in lesser homes, sneak a peek at the Victorian-feel WC/powder room, decorated in opulent lighting and featuring a bespoke vanity unit and sink.
Grandeur and comfort combine in the formal sitting room, where the light simply streams in through vast window elegantly.
A true winter sitting room, huddle up with the family in front of the open-fire. One of only a handful of Worsley homes to feature windows either side of the fireplace.
Prior to reaching the kitchen, on the right another cosy room beckons; the snug and inviting study. The perfect escape for youngsters, ideal for 'date night-in' and so versatile; why not set this space up as a games room, yoga studio...anything you like!
A further music room can be found down here, doubling as a chill out room or simply a spill over from the drawing room.
The intricately carved staircase, takes you up to the first floor. So bright, light flows through the window on the turn in the staircase and also from the ornate lighting on the landing.
There is an evocative guest bedroom, with its own dreamy views…
The second guest double bedroom also allowing the views out to the golf course, taking centre stage. The third bedroom has a kids-feel, echoing its woodland views.
The good-size family bathroom could easily make a further ensuite making all bedrooms suite like.
Light floods into the master bedroom, from the direction of Worsley. The finer details are what truly set this room apart: The features.
At Dunelm, the garden is so well concealed from all sides, enjoy total privacy for you and your family. Mature trees to the front mark one side of the boundary, with a ½ acre of woodland to discover to the rear. Discover the Greenhouse, built in the same time as the house and with a quaint gardeners WC. The rosemary clay roofs, one even having its own lightning conductor - a real life tale.
Follow the terrace round to discover the traditional garden at the rear, with more seating and a barbecue area filled with the aroma of herb planters. Swathed in slopes of green lawn surrounding Dunelm, the grounds are simply evocative of every child's dream haven. There even is a play area; located to the right of the path. Sheltered, secure and utterly peaceful.
The elevated position of Dunelm in its wraparound grounds is the icing on the cake. Rabbits, squirrels and foxes have all been know to frequent this idyllic spot. As the autumn evenings draws in, curl up in front of your roaring fire or admire the view from your heated window seat.
For a home that combines grandeur and stature with warmth and practicality, a home that pays homage to its ancestry Dunelm is a home, ready to be completed with love and with passion.
Also one for the Golf fanatics out there!
Worsley is a leafy enviroment you can lesuirely explore the bridgewater canalside walks or extensive Worsley woods. Monton village is also a pleasant 15 minute walk away. Highly regarded Bridgewater school is also nearby.
What the Agent says....
"Very seldom does a period property comes to the market of such unique position and timeless grandeur. This superb one-off offers considerable opportunity for re-modelling to a substantial luxury super-home"
Council Tax: H