Scotforth is one of Lancaster's most sought after residential areas. South of the city centre yet within a short drive/walk of it, Scotforth benefits from a diverse mix of homes and properties from the old to the new, the small to the large, therefore it benefits from a diverse mix of residents ranging from the first time buyer to the retired!
There's an excellent range of shops and amenities and some of the area's most sought after schools are in the neighbourhood. Bus routes are regular, access to the M6 is within only a few miles. Booths supermarket is also a stones throw away.
Make your way through the gate to the front, down the path and immediately notice the gorgeous and eye catching front garden. Once you approach the attractive part glazed front door take a moment to look back at this beautiful garden. Make your way inside and be greeted with a spacious entrance hallway, room enough for furniture and space to hang your coats and store your shoes. Light and neutral colours brighten the entrance and is a theme throughout this home.
Straight ahead is the carpeted stairs leading to the bedrooms and bathroom, whilst a to your right gives you access to all downstairs rooms.
The ground floor rooms
Step to your right and into the delightful front living room. The decoration is soft and light ensuring an inviting room to relax in. Come the cooler months, the stylish has fire to the centre - offers a warming focal point. The plush carpet under your feet feels wonderful and cosy and blends effortlessly with the decoration. A recess under the stairs provides another area for furniture, ideal for an attractive sideboard or cabinet. Internal French doors lead you in to the kitchen/dining area.
As you step in to kitchen/dining room, you'll notice the gorgeous tiled effect laminate to the floor and the elegant cabinetry surrounding the walls and worktop surfaces. Space is provided for a tall fridge/freezer and dishwasher, with the electric oven and hob integrated. Space is also provided for casual dining at the far end of the room which is a real bonus.
Carry on toward the rear of the home and enter the extension - a positively brilliant addition offering further space to sit, dine and relax. So much natural light floods in via the uPVC French doors and the Velux windows in the roof. This has been completed and finished to a high standard and also incorporates a handy downstairs shower and toilet as well as a further storage cupboard and separate utility area. Access to the rear garden is achieved from the rear door and French doors as mentioned.
The bedrooms and bathroom
Once up stairs and on to the spacious landing, access to all rooms is granted with the family bathroom straight ahead. This bathroom is beautifully presented with gorgeous white brick effect tiles surrounding the stylish white suite. With a shower over the bath and large heated towel rail - this room really is stunning.
Next door is the first of two double bedrooms. Once more the decoration is light and neutral, adding to the sense of airiness and space. The large window overlooks the rear garden and allows an abundance of natural light within.
To the front of the home is the master bedroom and is beautifully presented. Plenty of space is afforded for free standing furniture to suit and is sure to be a relaxing haven to retire to come the end of the day.
Next door and also overlooking the front of the home is the third bedroom. In keeping with the neutral decoration throughout that has really worked in this home, it is once more light, bright and inviting within this bedroom. Perfect as a child's bedroom or study/office - the choice really is yours depending on your needs.
Outside space and converted garage
The first thing you will notice when approaching this home has to be the front garden. This beautiful garden gives the property real kerb appeal and really gives you an idea of what is to come.
To the rear is the wonderfully private garden, boasting a delightful patch of lawn with storage sheds lining the side wall for all your gardening equipment and furniture. A patio area sits just outside the French doors from the extension and is a perfect area for dining al fresco during the warmer months. The patio continues to a path, leading to the separate garage that has been lovingly converted into a hobby room/study.
As mentioned the garage located to the rear of the garden has been converted into a great little private space. The walls are plastered and painted and the floor has been tiled, so it really is another room to use at your leisure.
Well presented semi detached home
3 bedrooms (2 doubles)
Separate living room
Contemporary fitted kitchen with space to dine
Extension to rear
Downstairs shower room and WC
Separate utility area
Council tax band C
Is the best 3-bed semi-detached home for sale in Scotforth? You'll be wowed by the huge extension. There is so much living space. Enjoy the summer in the private walled garden and if you need a home office, check out the hobby room. This is a JDG favourite!