Where is Craiglands Court?
Craiglands Court is the spacious detached home set in a large garden on a corner plot. As you turn into this small exclusive development, it is the first home on the right. It's the home which has the views over the open fields to the side.
Located in the highly desirable village of Aldcliffe, this home is in an incredibly peaceful spot, yet it is just 5 minutes away from city centre of Lancaster. Walk or drive along the canalside get into the city. It's very peaceful and pleasurable.
About this home
If you hanker after city life but want a countryside view, Craiglands Court is the home for you offering you the best of both worlds. You are just 5 minutes away from the city, yet this home offers you countryside views and a lifestyle to match.
This is a spacious, detached modern home complete with a fabulous open plan kitchen diner and toasty multi-fuel stove. Originally built as a 4 bed home, this house has been totally re-modelled in recent years to create the stylish home it is today. It is a now a home where you can open up the french doors and the children can play in the large garden. You can entertain friends and family in the stunning open plan kitchen diner. If it's the good life you are after there is the space in the garden to grow your own veg.
This home is impressive and provides well planned and maintained accommodation. We look forward to showing you around.
What we like
Craiglands Court is a fabulous family home in a superb rural location. We love the position of the house and of course the countryside views. We especially like the stunning open plan kitchen diner and love the unusual granite worksurfaces. It really is a social space. This is also a home which you could easily extend further given it's large corner plot. Ask us about our ideas for this home.
The ground floor
Come with us, through the traditional entrance into the large hallway of Craiglands Court. The current owners have lovingly renovated this home throughout, and this care and attention is evident as you admire the solid oak flooring in this spacious hallway that flows throughout the ground floor. Look ahead and you'll see the guest WC - discreetly tucked away from the living space and beautifully decorated with Laura Ashley decor.
The large lounge is ideal for the whole family to relax. The cosy multi-fuel stove makes winter evenings toasty, whilst the double French doors to the garden are perfect for summer days. The inset lighting is on a dimmer switch for those evening when to lower the lighting levels.
The stunning open plan kitchen demands close inspection. Contemporary functionality combines effortlessly with countryside charm. The kitchen has been carefully chosen to blend with the home with its classical design and style. Antique white shaker style doors are beautifully complemented by the unusual smooth granite worksurfaces. There is a 5-ring gas burner and all your appliances are integrated.
The handy utility room is set just behind the double garage. The rear sun porch, connects to the two areas, avoiding the need to go outside. The large double garage has integral access from the kitchen. This really is a well thoughout and considered home.
The bedrooms and bathroom
Go upstairs and pause on the landing area. Admire the large garden and take in the view over the open fields. You'll quickly forget just how close to the city this home is.
The master bedroom used to be two separate bedrooms. The current owners remodelled this part of the upstairs creating a luxurious master suite with walk-in wardrobe and an ensuite shower room. Twin windows look out to the front of the home.
The 2nd bedroom which also has views out the front is another spacious room. Large mirrored wardrobes are across one wall providing ample storage. The 3rd double bedroom has that fabulous view looking out over the garden and open countryside.
Take a look at the garden. It's larger than it shows on the photos, extending behind the double garage. Enjoy fun in the sunshine. BBQ on the patio, enjoying the tranquillity, countryside living offers you. You are private and sheltered here, so enjoy entertaining late into the evening as the sunsets over in the west.
Families will love the flat and easily maintained lawn area, there is ample space to play outdoor summer games. It's also pet-friendly being fully enclosed. This low maintenance garden, is perfect for busy people or families who don;t want a garden to be a burden oin their time.
Why not extend this home in future years? You could extend to the side or over the garage. There is space to do it ( many neighbouring homes already have ).
The double garage and parking
The large double garage has integral access to the home. Press the button on your remote control the double garage door opens allowing you to drive straight in. It makes transferring the shopping into the kitchen very easy - especially on a wet day. This garage has power and light and also houses the gas combination boiler.
Extra Useful Infomation
- This home was built in the late 1970's. It stands on the former kitchen gardens of Aldcliffe Hall
- It is upvc double glazed throughout
- It is gas central heating. A new central heating system was installed when the home was renovated 3 years ago. The boiler is located in the garage
- The home was renovated 3 years ago. Walls were taken down to re-model the internal space. Building regs were obtained.
- The garage has an electric up and over door
- This home is council tax band F
- It is a freehold property