Greaves is a popular residential location with great links to many of Lancaster's key employers such as the hospital and the universities. There are ample local amenities on offer ranging from a chemist, florist and a bakery.
Highly regarded primary and secondary schools are within walking distance as well as a pretty picturesque church. Greaves is well connected with regular buses running along the A6 to both the City Centre and Lancaster University.
Dorrington Road is a particularly attractive street and one of the few in the area where Victorian terrace homes benefit from gardens. Did you know that Dorrington Road is the longest row of uninterrupted terrace properties in Europe?
Enter through the attractive composite front door and be welcomed by an inviting living room space. Beautiful wood floor is no doubt the first thing to catch your eye. Access through the living room to the kitchen diner is granted where you will be able to enter the conservatory and garden beyond.
In between the living room and kitchen/diner, tucked away under the stairs is a healthy amount of storage, currently housing the fridge freezer. From the kitchen you can find the staircase leading up to the first floor bedrooms and bathroom.
The Ground Floor
Once inside the front living room you'll be greeted by neutral white walls and gorgeous stained wood floors. To your right is the attractive inglenook fireplace housing a cosy wood burner, ideal for those winter nights. Either side of this focal feature are alcoves, one discreetly housing the modern combi boiler whilst the other cleverly used as book shelves. A large window overlooking the front allows lots of natural light into the room.
A concertina style door, part glazed sits between the living room and kitchen/diner. The beautiful wood flooring continues through in the spacious and modern kitchen/diner. Plenty of units and worktop surfaces are available for storing and preparing meals. More than enough space is afforded for a table and chairs, making casual dining simple and convenient. White wood panelling is displayed tastefully half way up the walls with crisp white painted walls to the ceiling. Pastel green splash back tiles surround the sink and preparation area, finishing this delightful room off perfectly.
Access to the first floor rooms is afforded from the staircase located to the corner of the kitchen, as is access into the conservatory and garden beyond. Finally an area below the stairs conveniently houses the current owners free standing fridge freezer, ideal for this or maybe storage for other household items.
The First Floor
Up to the first floor rooms and you will find two great sized bedrooms to utilise. The master bedroom overlooks the rear of the property and displays neutral decoration once more with plenty of space for all the bedroom furniture you would require. A Large window allows plenty of natural light to flood in and brighten the room.
Across the landing at the front of the property is the second double room. Once more this is a really well proportioned room, offering more than enough space for a double bed and furniture to suit. The neutral, light decoration continues and a Upvc double glazed window lets that all important natural light in.
An attractive pastel green family bathroom is across the landing and offers a modern white 3 piece suite with shower over bath. Part tiled with contemporary large tiles around the bath/shower and original wood flooring finishes the room off with character and style.
Further storage is available under the stairs leading up to the attic room, once again found in the spacious landing area.
The attic room
From the 1st floor access to the converted attic room is achieved via the staircase. Once up here the size and options available within this room become apparent. a large Velux window allows plenty of natural light to flood in and brighten this room. Some ideas for this room - A cinema room, child's play room or even as a study/office depending on your needs and requirements.
The decoration is neutral once more and even if you choose not to transform this room into something else, it works fantastic as storage should you need it.
As you step out of the conservatory via the sliding doors, you find yourself on a private decking area, slightly elevated from the rest of the garden below. Take in the pleasing green surroundings and you enjoy the afternoon sun with a glass of wine and a good book. Storage?? We have that covered, to your left is a handy outhouse, perfect for gardening equipment, bikes and garden furniture.
Down a few steps and find yourself on a well maintained lawn. Perfect for the kids to enjoy or even for entertaining with a BBQ. A delightful space to enjoy during the warmer months.
Victorian mid terrace home
2 double bedrooms
Converted attic room with staircase
Generous size living room and kitchen/diner
Conservatory with a log burner
DG and GCH throughout
Neutral and soft decoration
Sought after location in South Lancaster
Are you looking for a well proportioned period home in Greaves, South Lancaster? This two bed home is now available, boasting a great size bathroom, converted attic room, kitchen/diner and fabulous west facing rear garden. You really must see this home to appreciate it. Book your viewing now!