Bath Street is a quiet residential street made up of picturesque period Victorian homes tucked away in the ever so desirable area of South Lancaster known as Freehold.
Freehold is an area which is high in demand. Not only is the Historic City of Lancaster within walking distance but so is one of the City's most popular public parks, Williamson Park. Stroll to Williamson Park to enjoy the stunning 52 acres of parkland, nip to the cafe for a coffee, or why not visit the popular butterfly house? There really is something for everyone.
Highly regarded schools are within walking distance and include Lancaster Royal Grammar School, there are also fantastic transport links to many of the City's key employers including Lancaster University. The City Centre offers a wide variety of high street shops, cafes, bars and houses a lively market on Wednesdays and Saturdays.
Or perhaps you don't wish to venture out of Freehold... local favorites include The Gregson Centre and The Dukes Theatre which are just around the corner.
Step Inside Number 13
Number 13 boasts a small front garden which allows for the home to be set back from the pavement, adding to the grandeur and privacy of this home. Pass trough the wooden gate which is painted in a rich blue to match the original front door.
Step inside number 13 and instantly you are greeted by the charm of the period features this home displays. The stripped back floorboards are complemented by the stunning cornicing and neutral decor. It is clear upon entering this home that it is going to be a special.
The Ground Floor
Take a left from the welcoming entrance hall and you will find yourself in the first reception room this home has to offer. The lounge is stunning and full of original features, high ceilings are decorated in cornicing, the picture rails are intact and the stripped floor boards are continued through the room. To the centre of the room there is a working open fire place which creates a cosy focal point, perfect for those winter evenings.
Step through in to the second reception room which is located to the rear of the property and is the perfect space to dine. The stone slab floor enhances the period feel. There is plenty of room for the whole family to sit and enjoy family dinners together or entertain guests.
The kitchen is located to the rear of the home and can be accessed through the dining room. Decorated in a modern yet retro fashion with cream fitted cupboards running along one wall, there is ample storage and work top space. The units are complemented by soft blue decor creating a clean and crisp finish. There is a handy breakfast area for casual dining and french doors leading out on to the private rear yard.
The First & Second Floors
Take the stairs up to the first floor and here you will find two of the four bedrooms along with the family bathroom. The master bedroom is located to the front of the home and is a bright room which floods with natural light. There are pleasing tree lined views across to Ashton Memorial from the master bedroom window. From the master bedroom there is access to a Jack & Jill style shower room which has been cleverly designed to accommodate a walk in wardrobe too.
The fourth bedroom can also be found on the first floor and is a generous sized single bedroom again enjoying plenty of natural light and views across to Ashton Memorial. This is the perfect space for a nursery, a home office or even a guest bedroom.
The family bathroom boasts a three piece white suite with a shower above the bath. However, there is access from the family bathroom through to the Jack & Jill style shower room, allowing for the shower room and the bathroom to be used at the same time, perfect for busy family life. The bathroom is decorated in a soft blue, with stripped floorboards and has a feature fireplace to the centre of the room, enhancing the character of the space.
Take the stairs up to the second floor where you will find a further two double bedrooms, both equal in size, offering crisp neutral decor. Both bedrooms have large Velux windows allowing for plenty of natural light and views of Lancaster Castle.
The Cellar & Garden
The cellar at Bath Street has recently been fully tanked and is the perfect dry space for storage or perhaps even a home office or cinema room.
Step outside in to the large, fully paved rear yard and what a fantastic space this is to have BBQ's and enjoy on those warmer evenings. The current owners have an array of potted plants, creating a green oasis which is perfect to relax in.
Stunning four bed Victorian home
Full of original period features
Modern fitted kitchen
Fully tanked cellar - excellent for storage
Large private rear yard
Highly desirable location
Bath Street is a stunning period property in the heart of Freehold. This home is bound to charm you with its original features and its attention to detail. This is the perfect family home in a fantastic location. You definitely don't want to miss this one!