Property of the week: Birchwood, Hill Road, Penwortham

This really magnificent four-bedroom family home located in Penwortham comprises 2,667 sq ft set on a generous walled, gated and landscaped plot.

The entrance hall sets the tone for what is to be found in the rest of the property.

The lounge has an inset fire as its focal point and currently accommodates seating for six people.

Also in the lounge is a separate dining area which has a six-seater dining table, perfect for family meals, and to the rear are patio doors that open on to the full width Indian stone patio.

The patio doors and the windows make the lounge tri aspect and consequently allow lots of natural light to enter the room.

The contemporary kitchen diner has a range of shaker-style units from Penwortham Priory kitchens with granite work surfaces and upstands, Siemens integrated appliances and views over the rear garden and woodland beyond.

The second reception room has a curved by window with a window seat and a feature limestone fireplace and hearth with integrated living flame gas fire.

All four bedrooms are roomy with two having en suite facilities including baths.

Externally, the rear garden is fence and wall enclosed with an Indian stone patio across the width of the property, summerhouse with pergoda with lights, raised deck area that extends across the width of the property, along with a lower area with vegetable patches and greenhouse, and lawn area with perimeter and central pathways.

The front of the house offers driveway parking for up to five cars and leads to a double garage.

There is also a separate workshop.