Voted the third best place to bring up children in the UK, Galgate is a popular semi-rural village that is located approximately 4 miles south of the city centre and only a short drive away from the university. The area offers a diverse range of properties from Victorian mill worker cottages through to modern family homes. There are excellent local amenities including 2 village pubs, a vintage tea shop, Spar shop, hairdressers and post office. Recently a new village hall has been built which regularly features a farmers market and craft stalls as well as various events and social gatherings suiting both the young and old. Jct 33 of the M6 is close by, making this area very handy for commuters. The canal that runs past the village offers pleasing country walks.
The Ground Floor
The home enters into a hall which naturally has the staircase leading to the first floor and the timber doorway opens into the main living room. Once into the lounge you will see that the room offers stripped floorboards and a large window looks out onto the front garden. The decoration has been kept simple and neutral and access to the kitchen can be gained.
The kitchen itself offers storage cupboards and work space and plenty of room for all your white goods. There is also a handy under stairs storage cupboard for the hoover and ironing board, plus the boiler is situated here conveniently too. The kitchen is open plan to the dining room which has full height newly installed french doors into the rear garden and there is a stone fireplace which has a wood burning stove. Access to the garage can also be gained to which has both power and light.
The Bedrooms and Bathroom
The first floor landing offers a window to the side elevation allowing natural light into this space and there is a hatch opening into the loft space and doors to all rooms. You will find the main bedroom overlooks the front of the property and is a generous sized double room, neutrally decorated. There are stripped floorboards and sliding mirrored wardrobes for storage.
The second bedroom could again be used as a double room, overlooking the rear garden and there is a built in cupboard for storage, once again neutrally decorated and ready for you to put your own stamp on it. The bathroom has been fitted with a three piece suite and there is a shower over the bath with partial wall tiling to compliment.
Vernon Crescent offers off street parking to the front and side of the home leading to an integral garage which in a very good size and has both power and light along with access into the home and the rear garden.
Once into the rear you will find a low maintenance flagged patio garden which is ideal for relaxing whilst sat at a table and chairs after a hard days work. The garden is enclosed and made private by the fenced boundaries.
2 Double Bedrooms
2 Reception Rooms
Gas Central Heating
EPC Rating D
Great size garage
Attractive log burner
Off road private parking
Council Tax Band B
ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A TWO BED HOME IN A QUIET VILLAGE LOCATION??? THIS MAY BE IDEAL FOR YOU!!! A 2 bed semi detached property situated in the popular village of Galgate. It offers 2 spacious reception rooms, kitchen, 2 double bedrooms & bathroom. Externally there are gardens, parking & a garage.