Searching for a cottage in Bromley Cross?
Pop along to see this delightful stone cottage forming part of an attractive terrace in the much sought after village of Bromley Cross.
Light, bright and brimming with charming features and chocolate-box-cottage charm, Number 192 Darwen Road emanates warmth and welcome whilst offering a large garden.
Park up on one of the private parking spaces at the side of property and head up the stone flagged pathway, to arrive at the front door of this inviting mid-stone cottage.
Hang up your coats and place muddy boots in the handy vestibule before stepping through into the cosy living room. Neutral papered walls create an open and bright feel, whilst soft biscuity carpeting adds a sense of warmth. An atmospheric multi-fuel wood burner set within a solid timber fireplace surround, is perfect for chilly winter nights.
Move on through to discover the country-style breakfast-kitchen at the rear of the home.
Timber cabinet units coat two walls, providing plentiful storage. There's ample space for a dresser to display your best crockery and room for a dining table too. Beneath the units is plumbing for a dishwasher and washing machine along with freestanding fridge/ freezer and freestanding oven.
A stainless steel sink and drainer sits upon the worktop with views over the rear garden.
Escape from the cooking and enjoy dinner alfresco on the outdoor garden, via the rear kitchen door.
Follow the open tread staircase to the first floor and head right, towards a spacious and inviting master bedroom, light and airy courtesy of the large window looking out over the front garden.
There's plenty space for bedside tables, drawers and a wardrobe, alongside a super king size bed.
Benefitting from the rear garden views is the second bedroom.
Serving the two bedrooms is the main bathroom with a three piece suite comprising a WC, pedestal sink and white panelled bath with shower fitting above. Tiled in white.
Step outside into the sizeable rear garden.
Soak up the sunshine on the rear stone patio, decorated with patio furniture and providing the perfect place to unwind and relax throughout the summer. Dine alfresco and sizzle up a storm on the barbecue and light the chimenea with family and friends.
Peep through the gate to access the private parking spaces just off the carpark at the side of the property.
Beyond the gravelled areas, is a luscious green lawn surrounded by mature trees and flourishing plant beds. Secure and private … explore the different ‘rooms’ within this well-sized garden.
Fitted with power and lights, the detached timber summerhouse provides a versatile room in which to enjoy the garden. Perfect as an outdoor office, a garden bar or yoga studio, it currently serves as a peaceful sitting room.
Out & About:
Number 192 Darwen Road occupies a convenient position in the neighbourhood with Bromley Cross Train Station only a couple of minutes walk away. Families are also well provisioned for, with Eagley & St Johns, Infants & Primary, Turton High School and Canon Slade all within walking distance. There's a whole host of local bars and restaurants available, look forward to weekends spent exploring the delicacies on offer in the locale. The Railway Pub, Retreat, Nook and Cranny and Turton Wines, to name a few. For fresh air and exercise, pull on your walking boots and hike to The Last Drop village, Jumbles, Entwistle or Wayoh Reservoirs too.