Where is Vale Road?
Welcome to Vale Road, a beautiful, elegant and stylish period home. Set on a quiet road, this is a home which has easy access to both Lancaster City Centre and the M6 via either Caton Road or the recently opened Bay Gateway.
It's within walking distance of two primary schools and a popular high school. The canal, river and Ryelands Park are just a short stroll away. Just behind the home is also St Georges Playing field, an open green area enjoyed by local residents, families and dog walkers.
Within the vicinity you'll find convenience stores, plus larger supermarkets are close by. Public transport passes by regularly on the A6.
Make your way through the front gate at Number 74 Vale Road, the well maintained front elevation is ideal for placing an array of potted plants to add to the home's kerb appeal. The stunning solid front door is charming and enticing, setting the tone for what to expect inside.
Step inside, a handy vestibule greets you and is the perfect spot for taking shoes and coats off before entering in to the inviting entrance hall. The original tiled flooring runs through both the entrance porch and hallway, enhancing the period feel to this home.
Access is available in to both ground floor reception rooms and the stairs straight ahead lead up to the first floor. But first, let's start in the bay fronted living room...
The ground floor living
The bay fronted living room is simply stunning. Perfectly fusing contemporary decor and period features, this is a space which will capture both your attention and your heart. The ornate cornicing and open fireplace are just a couple of the beautiful features you can expect to find. Imagine sitting here on a winters evening with the fire roaring.
The dining room is situated to the rear of the home, the parquet flooring adds an air of elegance to this space. There is ample room for a large dining table to seat the whole family and visiting friends, creating a wonderful space for entertaining.
The kitchen is sleek and modern, units run along three walls and provide plenty of storage space and house integrated appliances. The metro style tiling adds a contemporary and fashionable edge to this room. Pass through the archway and to the rear of the kitchen is the useful utility space and a handy downstairs WC.
Access to both the converted cellar and large rear yard can also be gained from the kitchen.
The first floor bedrooms & bathroom
Take the stairs up to the first floor, here you will find three of the home's bedrooms and the family bathroom. The master bedroom is located to the front of the home, spanning the width of the property this is a generous size space. The exposed, white painted floorboards combined with the soft neutral decor creates the perfect space to relax and unwind before a good nights sleep.
The second bedroom is again a generous size double bedroom and enjoys a pleasing outlook over the rear yard. The large window combined with the soft neutral decor creates a light and bright space. The third bedroom is a single bedroom perfectly suited to a child or guest bedroom, or perhaps even a home office.
The modern three piece bathroom boasts a white suite which is complete with a shower above the bath. The room is tiled in a fashionable yet practical manner and there is an added touch of luxury with the warmth of the underfloor heating underfoot.
The second floor bedrooms
Up on the second floor you will find a further two double bedrooms. The bedroom located to the front of the home is a fantastic size, perfect for a teenager or visiting guests. There is ample room for a king size bed and all other necessary furnishings.
The bedroom located to the rear of the home enjoys a wonderfully private feel thanks to the large Velux window.
The converted cellar
The cellar at Number 74 has been fully renovated, currently used as a cinema room, this space is multi-functional and could potentially be used as a home office, a bedroom or even a playroom for the kids. You'll be surprised how light and bright this room is. The old coal chute has also been converted in to useful storage cupboard.
The rear yard & outhouse
Step outside and into the low maintenance rear yard, a generous size for a home of this nature. There is ample space for an array of potted plants and outdoor furniture to dine al-fresco in the warmer months.
The outhouse at the rear of the garden provides excellent storage and has both power and light.