Underhill, Chorley New Road, Heaton, BL1 5AZ


Full Description






Tasteful ~ Elegant ~ Family Residence~ 0.6 acre plot

Exceptionally spacious Eight bedroom Victorian semi detached residence

“Tucked away” position occupying a prime, sought after plot

Tastefully presented throughout, modernised whilst retaining many original features ~ high ceilings~ deep skirtings ~ large windows & period features to name but a few

Accommodation arranged over four floors

Remote gated access opening to a meandering driveway & detached garage

Spacious & versatile accommodation

Ideally suit a large family ~ extended family~ nanny/ Au pair quarters

Easy reach of good schools at all levels~ Both State & Private with Clevelands Preparatory & Bolton School within a short drive

Lostock Train station and Motorway intersection easily accessible

Viewing by Appointment only

Accommodation at a Glance

~ Ground Floor ~

Entrance vestibule~ Reception Hallway~ Lounge~ Dining Room~ 3rd Living Room~ Fitted breakfast kitchen~ Utility~ Ground floor bathroom~ Ground floor Bedroom ( 8)~


~ Basement ~

Inner hallway~ Fitted study/office~ Gym/ reception room~ Additional Reception room/ Guest Room


~ First Floor ~

Principle bedroom plus three further double bedrooms~ Jack & Jill en suite bathroom~

Three piece family bathroom ~ Two piece cloakroom

~ Top Floor ~


Three further bedrooms ~ Three piece shower room



Full Details

Entrance Porch: Side Entrance:

Large original hardwood door into entrance porch:

Glazed arch feature above front door. High ceilings ornate coving, central ceiling light and quarry tiled flooring. Wall mounted coat hooks & original glazed door with etched and opaque detail and side lights into reception hallway.

Reception Hallway: “L” Shaped hallway:

Spacious reception hallway with high ceilings, deep skirtings and two candelabra style ceiling lights. Feature decor, spindle staircase leading to first floor. Period feature carpet stair rods, feature panelling & stripped floorboards. Two radiators and second candelabra style light fitting.

Lounge: Front Aspects:

Attractive living room with feature original wood carved fire surround and open grate solid fuel fire and tiled hearth. Recess in alcove with bookshelves and arch detail, ceiling rose with light fitting and two additional matching wall lights. Radiator, deep skirtings, ornate coved ceiling and Hardwood double glazed bay window with sash windows, pelmet and curtains. Stripped floorboards & brass dimmer switch.

Reception Two: Side Aspects:

Attractive living room with high ceiling, ornate coving and ceiling light. Feature carved wood fire surround with cast-iron open grate solid fuel fire and tiled hearth. Ceiling light and four wall lights. Two radiators. Hardwood double glazed sash windows to side with bespoke Roman blinds pole and curtains.

Dining Room. Front Aspects:

Spacious Dining Room with feature marble fire surround, mantle and exposed brick detail in inglenook fireplace opening to cast-iron stove solid fuel fire. Tiled hearth, stripped floorboards, deep skirtings, ceiling rose and five matching wall lights. Feature arched recess to one wall with contrasting decor. Built- in bookcase in recess with storage below. Hardwood double glazed sash windows to front, fitted seating area with vented heating below. Bespoke Roman blinds, pole and curtains. Pleasant aspects to front garden – not overlooked.

Access from dining room to fitted Breakfast Kitchen:

Light and roomy Breakfast kitchen with a range of Bespoke fitted solid wood wall and base units with glazed detail, quartz marble worksurfaces and space for Aga oven. Central island with breakfast bar & additional small sink with inset chrome mixer tap. Inset AEG two ring gas hob. Ceramic twin Belfast sink with Bristan chrome mixer tap. Tiled splashback‘s and under lighting. Integrated Bosch microwave oven and space for American style fridge/ freezer. Integrated Bosch dishwasher, feature decor, Travertine tiled flooring and radiator. Wall mounted for TV and inset LED spotlights. Wine rack. Hardwood double glazed windows to rear with pleasant aspects of rear garden. Seating at breakfast bar for four people.

Access to rear hallway with high ceilings, feature decor and patterned tiled flooring. Ceiling light.

Three-piece Ground floor Bathroom:

Modern three-piece suite comprising tiled panelled bath with central chrome mixer tap, enclosed Heritage vanity wash basin with chrome mixer tap and enclosed WC. Fully tiled walls, high ceilings, inset spotlights, chrome heated towel radiator and ceramic tiled flooring. Hardwood double glazed sash window with wood venetian blinds.

Utility: L-shaped room with fitted tall cupboards and base units. Inset single stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap, contrasting worksurface, plumbed for washing machine and space for dryer. Travertine tiled flooring, High ceilings, feature decor and large hardwood double glazed sash window to side with pleasant aspects towards mature woodland.

Access from utility to Ground Floor Bedroom/Fourth reception room:

Double bedroom with contrasting decor, laminate flooring and two uPVC double glazed windows to side and rear. Radiator, inset spotlights, roller blinds to windows, built- in double wardrobes with shelving and half glazed French doors to rear with roller blind. Access to roof eaves. Built- in base cupboard and bookshelves.

From rear hallway stairs to lower basement.

Laminate steps, stair rail and modern decor. Laminate flooring & inset LED lighting.

Office/Study: Purpose-built room with fitted office style furniture with base units, corner desk area and bookshelves. Neutral decor, laminate flooring, inset spotlights and opaque glazed window with metallic venetian blinds. Half glazed door with bevelled detail into study.

Solid wood half glazed door with bevelled detail to Reception Room/Games/Gym room:

Presently used as a gym/games room: Spacious room with laminate flooring and modern decor. Inset spotlights, radiator, two hardwood double glazed windows. Two fixed mirrors & wall mounted for TV.

Additional Reception/ Guest room/ Bedroom:

Spacious room with modern decor, laminate flooring, radiator and two double fitted wardrobes from “floor to ceiling”. Inset LED spotlights and two double glazed windows to rear.

From Main Hallway:

Ornate stairs with spindle detail to first floor split level landing.

Large hardwood double glazed sash window with pleasant aspects over rear garden. Radiator, feature décor, built- in deep storage cupboard with hanging and shelving. One step up to three-piece contemporary bathroom.

Three Piece Bathroom:

Attractive contemporary fitted suite with tiled Jacuzzi bath, walk-in shower with fixed rainfall shower head & second directable showerhead. Half pedestal vanity wash basin with chrome mixer tap. Fixed mirror behind wash basin.  Two chrome heated towel radiators. Fully tiled walls and flooring, LED lighting in lower step feature. Hardwood double glazed sash windows with wooden venetian blinds aspects decide. Extractor fan. Hallway built in cupboards with shelving for ceiling with hardwood double glaze window.

Two-piece cloakroom:

Two piece suite comprising WC and wall mounted Heritage wash basin with chrome mixer taps, tiled splashback’s, feature decor and laminate flooring. Ceiling light and hardwood double glazed sash opaque window

Two stairs from first landing up to second landing area

Bedroom Two & Jack & Jill Bathroom: Side Aspects:

Spacious double bedroom with high ceilings, deep skirtings and central ceiling light. Feature decor and hardwood double glazed sash window to side.

Jack and Jill Bathroom:

Attractive, spacious four piece suite with high ceilings and feature marble tiled flooring. Pedestal roll top ceramic bath with gold effect mixer tap, Heritage wash basin with gold effect fittings and tiled splash backs. WC and corner fitted shower cubicle with a fixed rainfall showerhead and a second directable showerhead.

Tiled splash areas, gold effect towel radiator & second radiator. High ceilings, inset spotlights and central ceiling light. Built- in bespoke fitted wardrobes. Hardwood double glazed sash window with bespoke Roman blinds. Two wall lights above wash basin & access to bedroom.

Bedroom Three:

Spacious double bedroom with front aspects:

High ceilings, ornate coving, central ceiling light and panelled detail below. Hardwood double glazed sash window to front. Bespoke Roman blinds, pole and curtains. Contrasting decor, cast iron open grate fire with patterned tiled hearth. Arched recess with shelving.

Bedroom Four: Front Aspects:

Spacious double bedroom with deep skirtings, high ceiling, ornate coving and feature cast-iron open grate original fire. Wall mounted for TV. Built-in shelving, radiator and built- in wardrobes with mirrored detail, hardwood double glazed sash windows to front with bespoke Roman blinds pole and curtains.

Bedroom Five: Rear Aspects:

Spacious double bedroom with high ceilings, dado rail and skirtings. Built- in original fitted cupboards with deep base drawers in recess. Additional fitted cupboards, contrasting decor, carpet, radiator and hardwood double glazed sash window to rear with pole and curtains.

From main landing spindle stairs leading to top floor.

With period feature carpet rods. Hardwood double glazed window sash window to rear. Spacious landing with vaulted ceiling, beamed details and two x two halogen Spotlight fittings & radiator.

Bedroom Six:

Spacious double bedroom with feature decor, carpet and built-in modern wardrobes in roof eaves desk area. Matching freestanding bedside cabinets. Central track with halogen spotlights. Large Velux window & radiator.

Bedroom Seven: Side aspects:

Spacious double bedroom with vaulted ceiling, beamed detail and contrasting decor.

Carpet, painted cast-iron fire surround with open grate fire. Fitted wardrobes, and one cupboard housing Worcester Bosch Combi boiler. Hardwood double glazed sash window with arch detail to side.

Shower Room :

Spacious contemporary three-piece suite comprising pushbutton WC, half pedestal wash basin with chrome mixer tap and fixed tilted mirror above. Step up to walk-in double shower cubicle with fixed rainfall showerhead and second direct or showerhead. High ceiling, sloping roof eaves, Velux window. Chrome heated towel radiator, fully tiled walls and flooring.

Bedroom Eight:

Spacious double bedroom with vaulted ceiling, feature decor, contrasting carpet and central ceiling light. Radiator, hardwood double glazed arched window to front with pole and curtains.

Gardens ~ Driveway ~ Garage

Rear Garden:

Extensive York paved patio area with separate kennel enclosure with wrought iron railings and gates. Outside water point, low Brick walled boundary wrought iron detail. Wrought iron gate with four steps up to main lawn garden. Mature flowering borders and trees & small pond.

Timber sleeper boundaries with steps up to paved patio with timber pergola and built barbecue area. Outside electric points. Mature garden beds with shrubs and trees.

Driveway ~ Garage ~ Front Garden

Meandering shingled pathway leading round to detached single brick built garage with outside wall light.

Extensive Tarmacadam to rear and side of property providing ample off-road parking for several vehicles.

Wrought iron double gates at top of driveway leading to additional driveway and garage. Generous driveway leading to Chorley New Road with attractive Victorian style standard lamps, generous front lawn with mature flowering plants shrubs and trees. Attractive private location. Wrought iron remote gated access.


Additional Information:

The Property is Freehold

No Water Meter

Council Tax Band : G

The Aga & The Fridge /freezer will be included in the sale.

Curtains, light fittings by separate negotiation

The kitchen is Bespoke hand made oak and would lend itself to a painted finish if desired .


These particulars are intended to give a fair and substantially correct overall description for the guidance of intending purchasers and do not constitute an offer or part of a contract. Prospective purchasers and/or lessees ought to seek their own professional advice.

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All measurements are approximate.


All appliances, fixtures and fittings listed within details provided by PLM are ‘as seen’ and have not been tested by PLM nor have we sought certification of warranty or service, unless otherwise stated. It is in the buyer’s interest to check the working condition of all appliances.






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