Historic Longton house to be given makeover

The owner of a Grade 2 Listed house in Longton, considered to be of national importance, has submitted a planning application to replace windows and an original ceiling beam. Tuson’s Farmhouse in Marsh Lane is thought to be an early 17th century lower yeoman farmhouse and is of “special architectural and historic interest.” The property […]

573 new homes in ‘outstanding year’ for Persimmon Homes

The boss of one of the region’s housebuilders has congratulated his team as the company announces outstanding performance for 2017. Chris Kershaw, director in charge of Persimmon Homes Lancashire, said staff helped to deliver 573 new homes across Lancashire and Cumbria in 2017. Mr Kershaw said: “The last 12 months have been excellent for the […]

Lancashire homeowners are living with dangerous faults

One in three people are living with potentially dangerous faults in the home  – because they can’t afford to fix them. More than half (57 per cent) of people in Lancashire admit that there are things in their homes that need repairing, according to new research from CORGI HomePlan. These range from broken toilets and […]

Four-bedroom barn conversion offers highest quality accommodation

This is an impressive detached barn conversion set in a rural location offering good-size family accommodation. The property is located close to the village of Broughton, providing easy access to Preston City Centre and the motorway. The ground floor accommodation offers a reception hallway, formal lounge, snug, second lounge, study, dining room and dining kitchen, […]

First-time buy: Mountbatten Close, Docklands

This ex show apartment is situated in the much sought after Trafalgar Wharf development within the Preston Docklands area. Located at ground floor level, it is convenient for amenities including shops and leisure facilities and is within easy access of the city centre. The property is superbly presented and benefits from electric heating, double glazing […]

Property of the week: Ashton Bank Way, Ashton-on-Ribble

Internal viewing is an absolute must on this beautiful three bedroom, show home standard property on a much sought after development. The property would make an ideal family home and comprises of a hallway, cloaks/WC, lounge with double glazed French doors, and a modern fitted kitchen with integrated fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer, oven, hob and […]