Bluebell Farm Cottage Skipton Old Road, Colne

Asking Price of £299,950
For Sale
3 BedroomsCottage
  • Dating Back to 1702
  • Characterful & Attractive
  • Breakfast Kitchen
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Three Bathrooms
  • Lovely Garden
  • EPC Rating: C
  • Ample Parking
  • Long Distance Views

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A CHARACTERFUL AND ATTRACTIVE COTTAGE WITH THREE BEDROOMS AND THREE BATHROOMS. DATING BACK TO 1702, WITH THE SIGNIFICANT ADVANTAGES OF SUPERB VIEWS ACROSS PENDLE, LOVELY GARDEN AND PARKING FOR 5 CARS. Bluebell Farm Cottage is finished to a fantastic standard having recently undergone a scheme of refurbishment. To the ground floor; breakfast kitchen, two reception rooms and utility/WC. To the first floor; three bedrooms all with en suites. Outside there is a lovely garden with long distance views over the Pendle countryside and ample parking.

  • Dating Back to 1702
  • Characterful & Attractive
  • Breakfast Kitchen
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Three Bathrooms
  • Lovely Garden
  • EPC Rating: C
  • Ample Parking
  • Long Distance Views

Colne occupies a strategic location close to the southern entrance of the Aire Gap, which offers the lowest crossing of the Pennine watershed. The M65 terminates just west of the town and from here two main roads take traffic onwards towards the Yorkshire towns of Skipton (A56, 11 miles) and Keighley (A6068). Colne railway station represents the current terminus of the East Lancashire railway line, which until 1970 extended northwards towards Skipton. Colne is surrounded by beautiful villages and open countryside, which have helped to fuel a recent growth in tourism. The hamlet of Wycoller with its historic pack horse bridge and clam bridge, said to date back to the Iron Age, lies to the south-east in Brontë Country. The ruin of Wycoller Hall is thought to be the inspiration for Ferndean Manor in Charlotte Brontë's Jane Eyre. 

Dating back to 1702, Bluebell Farm Cottage is located 10 miles west of Skipton on the Skipton Old Road which runs between Skipton and Colne through fabulous scenery so typical of this part of Pendle. The cottage has mostly timber framed double glazed windows and has gas fired under floor heating throughout. The accommodation is described in brief below using approximate room sizes:-  

GROUND FLOOR  

KITCHEN 12' x 10' 05" (3.66m x 3.18m) Range of Shaker style base units with porcelain sink unit, granite worktop and matching splashback. Floor to ceiling larder unit. Integrated appliances comprise: dual fuel Rangemaster cooker; under counter fridge; under counter freezer; Prima dishwasher. Feroli gas central heating boiler. Flagged flooring.  

W.C./UTILITY 6' 10" x 6' 09" (2.08m x 2.06m) Two piece suite comprising pedestal hand basin and low suite w.c. Cupboard housing space for dryer and plumbing for automatic washing machine. Extractor fan. Flagged flooring.  

DINING AREA 17' x 11' 05" (5.18m x 3.48m) Exposed beams. Flagged flooring. Built-in storage cupboard.  

SITTING AREA 16' 10" x 12' 05" (5.13m x 3.78m) Cast-iron multi-fuel burner on stone hearth. Flagged flooring.  

FIRST FLOOR  

LANDING Access to part-boarded loft space. Built-in cupboard.  

BEDROOM ONE 14' 07" x 11' 05" (4.44m x 3.48m) Built-in cupboard. Access to loft space.  

EN SUITE Three piece suite comprising: shower cubicle with thermostatic shower; pedestal hand basin; low suite w.c. Extractor fan. Tiled walls and floor. 

BEDROOM TWO 18' 01" x 12' 11" (5.51m x 3.94m) max. Access to loft space.  

EN SUITE Three piece suite comprising: shower cubicle with thermostatic shower; pedestal hand basin; low suite w.c. Extractor fan. Chrome heated towel rail. Tiled walls and floor.  

BEDROOM THREE 10' 09" x 8' 07" (3.28m x 2.62m) max. Built-in wardrobe.  

EN SUITE Three piece suite comprising: large shower cubicle; pedestal hand basin; low suite w.c. Extractor fan. Tiled walls and floor.  

OUTSIDE The front of the property has a flagged patio area with timber fence. To the side and rear is a large flagged patio area leading to a lawn with planted flower beds and raised decked area. There is also a large timber shed which fits a car, as well as three further timber sheds, a wood store, greenhouse and parking for five cars. 

SERVICES Mains electricity, gas and water are installed. Drainage is to a septic tank shared with next door. 

PLEASE NOTE The extent of the property and its boundaries are subject to verification by inspection of the title deeds. The measurements in these particulars are approximate and have been provided for guidance purposes only. The fixtures, fittings and appliances have not been tested and therefore no guarantee can be given that they are in working order. The internal photographs used in these particulars are reproduced for general information and it cannot be inferred that any item is included in the sale.  

MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS Money Laundering Regulations (Introduced June 2017). To enable us to comply with the expanded Money Laundering Regulations we are required to obtain identification from prospective buyers once a price and terms have been agreed on a purchase. Buyers are asked to please assist with this so that there is no delay in agreeing a sale.  

COUNCIL TAX This property is in Council Tax Band B. For further details please visit the Pendle Borough Council website. 

VIEWING ARRANGEMENTS We would be pleased to arrange a viewing for you. Please contact Dale Eddison's Skipton office. Our opening hours are:-
Monday to Friday: 9.00am - 5.30pm
Saturday: 9.00am - 4.00pm
Sunday: 11.00am - 3.00pm  

DIRECTIONS From Skipton, proceed straight through the village of Carleton onto West Road which becomes Skipton Old Road. After approximately 3 miles, go past the Black Lane Ends pub on the right, keep following past the golf club and take the second right-hand turning after the golf club. Follow down the track and Bluebell Farm Cottage is located on the right-hand side. A For Sale sign is erected.