Situated within its own private plot and appreciating a fabulous setting on one of Bolton's most premier roads, The Drive is a stunning detached home of the highest calibre that must be viewed internally to be fully appreciated. Offering a wealth of well proportioned, highly versatile living space set over three storeys, this individual property combines substantial split-level accommodation along with fabulous landscaped gardens and mature woodland. The location is within close proximity to a variety of amenities including both Cleveland's and Bolton private schools and is well placed for major transport links such as Lostock railway station and the M61 motorway, making it ideal for commuting into Manchester, Media City and across the North-West.
The flexible and highly generous accommodation comprises an entrance porch, reception hall, principal lounge which is open-plan to the conservatory, formal dining room, games room, family room that is open-plan to the fitted dining kitchen, pantry, rear lobby, utility room, cloakroom, five good-sized double bedrooms (master with en-suite and dressing area), four-piece family bathroom and a separate three-piece guest shower room. Outside there are fantastic raised wooden decked balconies, stunning landscaped gardens, mature woodland and ample parking for several vehicles.
The location is highly regarded, offering exclusive private surroundings and is well placed for local amenities including Bolton and Cleveland’s private schools and a wide range of major retail outlets. With major transport links in and out of Bolton including the M61 motorway and Lostock railway station close by, this is the ideal setting for commuting to a variety of locations including Manchester, Media City, Salford Quays, Bolton, Preston, Bury, Wigan and Liverpool.
The property is accessed via an imposing reception hall with staircases that rise and fall to both the lower ground floor and the first floor accommodation. The spectacular principal lounge is a spacious room that has a superb feature fireplace and is open-plan to the conservatory, generating a wealth of natural light and offering views over the garden areas. The dining room offers a more formal area for entertaining. The large games room provides an excellent and well proportioned alternative reception room, while the family room being open-plan to the dining kitchen, is ideally suited to modern family living.
Dining Kitchen, Pantry and Utility Room
The kitchen is fitted with an extensive range of wall and base units comprising cupboards, drawers and work surfaces, complemented by a variety of integrated appliances. From here, French doors lead to the gardens whilst a walk-in pantry offers extensive storage space. With the kitchen being open-plan to the family room, this area offers more than enough space for cooking, dining and relaxing alike. A separate utility room provides yet more useful storage space.
Located upon the lower ground floor, the master suite comprises a fabulous and well proportioned bedroom with feature windows that give an outlook over the garden areas and woodland beyond, along with a dressing area that has fitted wardrobes. The suite is completed by a luxurious three-piece shower room that features a shower enclosure, wash basin and WC, complemented by designer tiled wall and floor coverings.
There are four further good-sized double bedrooms, two located upon the lower ground floor and the other two upon the first floor. Each room has its own unique style and character.
Cloaks, Family Bathroom and Guest Shower Room
Located off the rear lobby a cloakroom ideally services the ground floor accommodation, while on the lower ground floor, a four-piece family bathroom can be found comprising a bath, wash basin, bidet and WC. An additional three-piece guest shower room is located on the first floor, comprising a shower enclosure, wash basin and WC.
Parking and Gardens
The property is accessed via a long and sweeping driveway that leads to an area to the front of the property that provides ample parking for several vehicles. The gardens are a joy to behold, being private and landscaped to create paved patios, impressive raised wooden decked balconies, areas laid to lawn, well stocked and maintained shrub and floral displays complemented by mature trees. Please note that the current games room was formally a double garage and could be converted back to this usage if so required.