Abbey House, Idyllic Barn Conversion. The Perfect Retreat from the Demands of Modern Life Oozing Character, Charm, and Luxury.
Savills are truly proud to present this exquisite property to the market. Offering an infusion of old world grandeur and modern luxurious fittings, the elegant, and grand Abbey House is not one to be missed.
Abbey House is a unique barn conversion originally built in the 18th century to be part of the farm for Arley Hall, the outbuildings being converted into a dwelling in the 1940s. The current owners have transformed the interior of the property in 2003 using high quality craftsmen, and material into what you see today.
The property enjoys an unmatched rural location providing serene and tranquil settings, coupled with easy access to motorways (M6 & M1 are 10 minutes east, and west of the property), and a West Coast mainline station. Unsurprisingly, the surroundings of Abbey House are designated as An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. For the avid golfer, only a four minute walk away is the first tee of the 18 hole Wigan Golf Club, renowned to be one of the best golf courses in Lancashire.
Access to London can also be achieved via a short 20 minute drive to Wigan North Western Station, which offers a direct train to London in less than 2 hours. For families, one of the North West's leading independent day schools, Bolton School is a short drive from Abbey House ensuring outstanding educational facilities for children are readily available.
Providing 6,100 SQFT of living space, Abbey House briefly comprises of a spacious lounge with wood burning stove, striking dining room, considerable heated conservatory, and a comprehensive dining kitchen complete with Aga. Further to this, there are four sizeable bedrooms (three en-suite), with other multi-purpose rooms currently used as playroom/snug and offices. In addition there is a four car garage and a stone potting shed/log store/boiler room.
Externally is half an acre of formal garden with borders and specimen trees, as well as over 2 acres of woodland with a stream. The property's plot is bordered by countryside, and enjoys well kept gardens, extensive forecourt parking, and large stone patio areas for outdoor entertaining.
Upon arrival towards Abbey House you are immediately enveloped in an unparalleled environment. Embrace the pretty country lane winding through the stunning countryside, across manicured fairways, surrounded by all encompassing views rich with wildlife.
Abbey House resides elegantly on its plot, taking full advantage of its private position, totally immersed in its exquisite verdant setting. Whilst the location is a welcome retreat from the hustle and bustle of daily life, nearby major towns and cities are easily accessible via the nearby motorway networks.
Dignified, Stylish, and truly one of a kind, Abbey House is aspirational living at its heart.
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