This hideaway cottage is a luxurious delight for a family

Why I'm Selling Grove Cottage, Slater Lane, Leyland Shirely and Mike
Why I'm Selling Grove Cottage, Slater Lane, Leyland Shirely and Mike
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This impressive five bedroom detached family home in Leyland is set in extensive mature grounds with a sweeping driveway providing parking for several cars.

Hidden from view, the property in Slater Lane is conveniently situated for local amenities, schools and transport links.

Living accommodation is beautifully presented throughout and includes an entrance porch, hallway, luxury open plan living space including lounge and dining areas and a lounge bar, a bespoke fitted kitchen, utility room, sitting/morning room, cloakroom, five bedrooms with en suite to master, family bathroom and substantial mature grounds which enjoy a high degree of 

This property also has easy access to motorway links.

The stunning open plan spacious lounge is split into separate sections which include; dining area, lounge bar, lounge and music areas.

A central walk round fireplace houses a double sided multi-fuel burner and space for a TV above.

Double patio doors lead to the patio and garden at the front.

French windows open on to a 
secluded courtyard to the rear.

The lounge is wired for surround sound and the lighting is operated by a digital mood lighting control panel. The front curtains are sensor controlled to open and close (dawn to dusk).

The kitchen is fitted with a range of bespoke handmade wall and base units incorporating a Belfast sink unit. The dining area overlooks the rear courtyard.

Upstairs, the master bedroom has a fully glazed wall with French doors opening onto a sun balcony enjoying fantastic views over the garden. Its en-suite has a fully tiled walk in shower and steam room.

In the dressing area there is a large range of full height built in wardrobes and interior fittings.

1 What appealed to you most about the property?

The size of the house.

Also the location, it’s great for its proximity to the motorway network, local amenities and the countryside.

2 How long have you lived in the property?

Twenty six years, with a growing family for the first 18 of those years.

3 What have you done to the house since moving into the property?

Updated and refurbished the house.

4 Why are you selling?


5 What is your favourite room and why?

The main lounge. It’s a great family room and also a great party room.

6 What will you miss most about moving?

The space and freedom of the house.

The house feels great when full of house guests and also when there is only the two of us.

We have just loved living here and will be sad to leave.

7 How close are the amenities?

Shops and pubs are within walking distance. The town centre and supermarkets are just over a mile away. There are excellent schools close by.

8 To whom would this property be best suited?

A family.

Name: Mike and Shirley Mellor

Address: Grove Cottage, Slater Lane, Leyland

Agent: Oystons, 6 Winckley Street, Preston.

Tel: 01772 555551

Price: £425,000