Set in 45 acres of its own serene green countryside, this former agricultural building has full planning permission for conversion to a spectacular and innovative four bedroom home, where 21st century luxury and rural living blend seamlessly, to create what will no doubt be a standout beautiful home inside and out. If you are looking for a contemporary country lifestyle, while being only a short drive from amenities, Red Barn might just be the one for you.
A Legacy Property - This once in a lifetime opportunity to build your own Grand Design life has been designed with the utmost care and attention to detail by local architects, Studio SDA Architecture, and it's no surprise this architectural practice is multi-award-winning. The design is truly innovative and unique - a legacy property that is a statement of masterful modern design, while being subtly nestled into its countryside perch, high up on the hillside, complementing the natural surroundings just perfectly. The setting of woodlands, natural ponds and remarkable countryside is truly remarkable and provides an instant calming feel. Viewings are available strictly by appointment only - please call our office to arrange this.
Extraordinary Views - The warm and welcoming home once constructed will be as impressive inside as it is outside. An abundance of glass on the east elevation takes full advantage of the extraordinary views and frames the tranquillity of the countryside setting like a beautiful picture on the wall - though this one will change with the seasons creating an ever changing picture of nature!
It's rare a property with such breath taking, undisrupted views like Red Barn comes to the market. From the site the silhouette of the Manchester skyline fills the horizon to the south, while miles of rolling green countryside including the most incredible view of the locally renowned Jumbles reservoir are witnessed in every direction. Combine the spectacular views with your very own woodland to the west behind Red Barn and for us this opportunity really is incredible. Red Barn has the opportunity to certainly provide a property of exceptional quality in a location that is unrivalled.
The Accommodation - In brief, internally the property will comprise of four double bedrooms, all with en-suites, plus a dressing room to the principal master bedroom, a gorgeously vaulted bright and airy, contemporary open plan living space including kitchen and dining area, plus a lounge area and additional sunset snug area with its very own glazed viewing gallery overlooking the views. And of course as the property is a self-build project, you will have the privilege of finishing the details of the interiors exactly as you wish.
The luxury nature of this fabulous property will benefit from other functional spaces and include a double garage, home office, play room/cinema room, utility, guest WC, and boot room.
45 Acres Of Idyllic Countryside - The expansive 45-acre site is a combination of untouched pastureland and woodland, providing an idyllic setting for those looking for a true rural lifestyle, which is both private, peaceful, and well removed from suburban life. The terraces designed to the east elevation offer a stunning spaces to relax and unwind in the summer months, soaking up the bliss of the country setting, and creating precious memories with family and friends. And there is certainly enough safe space for the kids to run around in the fresh countryside air!
Having this privilege of rural life while being only a quick drive from the wide variety of amenities and transport links in Bolton is certainly a rarity. Meanwhile the nearby villages of Edgworth, Chapeltown, Egerton and Bromley Cross provide an attractive selection of shops, pubs and restaurants. Not to mention Boltons prestigious private school being only 15 minutes door to door!
Off-Grid Living - Fed up of sky-high bills and having no controlô Want to have your own utilities and energy supplyô Owing to its rural position, Red Barn provides an apt opportunity to live off grid in your own self-sufficient, luxury eco home. Whether you choose solar panels, a natural source heat pump, maybe even wind energy, or an alternative, there's plenty of scope to not only take energy economics into your own hands, but to lend the planet a helping hand and reduce carbon emissions too.
On the contrary, if off-grid living isn't your thing, mains energy can be brought into the site as standard utilities are located nearby.
Summary Points - General Arrangement Plan:
. Entrance Porch
. Boot Room
. Plant Room
. WC / Cloakroom
. Inner Hall
. 2 Car Garage
. Bike Store
. Cinema Room/Play Room
. Dining Area
. Family Living
. Master Bedroom / Dressing Room / Ensuite
. 3 Double Bedrooms With Ensuite
. 6 External Terrace areas
. Additional 8 Car Parking
. 45 acres
. Private Access Road
. Panoramic 360° Views
. Internal Floor Area 3120 Sq Ft
. Domestic Curtilage 25661 Sq Ft
Planning Information - Further information on planning can be found on the Blackburn with Darwen Council website under reference number (10/21/1421).