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3 bed detached house for sale

£225,000 Guide price

Chorley Old Road, Bolton BL1

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Property features

  • Unique Detached Property that is Double Fronted
  • Flexible & Spacious Living Accommodation
  • Fantastic Garden to Three Sides with Lawned Areas
  • Downstairs Modern Shower Room & Third Bedroom
  • Living Room & Sitting Room both with Rounded Featured Windows
  • Extended Large Modern Kitchen with Velux Windows and Breakfast Room
  • Wonderful Master Bedroom with Lots of Storage Areas
  • Driveway that has been widened and can accommodate four cars
  • Further Double Sized Second Bedroom & Three Piece Bathroom Suite
  • Walking Distance to Doffcocker Lodge

Property description

A wonderful detached period property that is double fronted and been extended to the rear to make this property a real gem. It has spacious accommodation throughout and has the option to be a four bedroom home or the fourth room could be used as an additional sitting room. Hidden away from Chorley Old Road this property is raised and benefits from a wealth of natural light throughout with rounded feature windows to the Living Room and Sitting Room, additional Velux windows in the Kitchen and the second bedroom.

Spread across two floors the accommodation briefly comprises of: Entrance Vestibule, Hallway, Living Room, Sitting Room / Bedroom Four, Bedroom Three that is double in size, Shower Room and Kitchen with dining area to the rear. The kitchen has integrated appliances as well as french doors that lead out to the private charming the first floor there are two double bedrooms, the master bedroom has a walk in wardrobe, that has restricted height, and further eaves storage. There is a family bathroom to the floor as well as a further storage cupboard.

Surrounding this fabulous property is a garden that sweeps round the rear and side and is a private space that has different parts to it, there are raised lawned areas, stoned areas for seating, a pond and access to the driveway. The garden is enclosed with mature trees and borders and needs to be seen to be appreciated. Recently re done the property has a driveway that has been widened to accommodate four cars and is a fantastic additional to this wonderful home. Offered for sale with no forward chain.

Situated in hugely popular residential area of Bolton, Smithills is known for its good schools, amenities, the ever popular Doffcocker Nature Reserve, as well as easy access to Bolton Town Centre, Horwich and the motorway junction of the M61.

Ground Floor

Entrance Vestibule

Fantastic entrance vestibule with tiled floor. Ceiling light. Frosted glass door through to the hallway. Window to both sides which gives lots of natural light to the entrance of this property. Meter cupboards.


Fitted with wood effect laminate flooring. L shaped hallway that leads to all rooms on the ground floor. Radiator. Ceiling light. Power and light points.

Living Room (3.96m x 3.43m (13'0 x 11'3))

Fitted with carpet. Rounded double glazed window to the front elevation. Fireplace. Radiator. Ceiling light. Power and light points.

Sitting Room / Bedroom Four (3.96m x 3.45m (13'0 x 11'4))

Can be used as a sitting room or as a fourth bedroom dependent on how you best wish to use the space. Feature double glazed window that is rounded and is a great feature to this room to the front elevation. Fitted with carpet. Radiator. Ceiling light. Power and light points.

Bedroom Three (3.45m x 3.07m (11'4 x 10'1))

A quiet double bedroom that is located to the rear of this property and looks out to the side elevation from the double glazed window and takes in the garden views. Fitted with carpet. Radiator. Ceiling light. Power and light points.

Shower Room

Three piece white suite that incorporates a WC, pedestal wash hand basin with taps and large walk in shower cubicle. Two frosted glazed windows to rear elevation. Part tiled walls. Tiled floor. Heated towel rail. Spotlights. Extractor fan.

Kitchen / Breakfast Room / Dining Area (6.76m x 3.84m (22'2 x 12'7))

This space is a superb addition to this property and offers a modern fitted kitchen with a large dining area, the stairs to the first floor are also in this space. The kitchen takes in so much natural light with double glazed windows to two elevations, double glazed French doors that open to the rear garden and two further Velux windows.
The kitchen is fitted with a wall and base units that incorporates a one and half stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap and drainer. Five ring gas hob with oven and grill under with glass extractor fan over. Integrated fridge. Integrated freezer. Integrated washing machine. Integrated dishwasher. Tiled floor. Spotlights.
The dining area is fitted with wood effect laminate flooring. Radiator. Ceiling light. Power and light points.

First Floor


Fitted with carpet. Two ceiling lights. Power and light points. Doors to both bedrooms, the bathroom and the storage cupboard. The storage cupboard is a deep cupboard that slopes into the eaves.

Bedroom One (5.23m at maximum point x 4.60m at maximum point (1)

A fantastic master double bedroom. Fitted with carpet. Two radiators. Ceiling light. Power and light points. Double glazed window to rear elevation. Door to walk in wardrobe, this has reduced height as it slopes into eaves storage. Fitted with carpet.
There is also a further door to the eaves storage.

Bedroom Two (3.38m x 3.94m (11'1 x 12'11))

A great sized double second bedroom. Double glazed window to side elevation. Two velux windows. Fitted with carpet. Radiator. Ceiling light. Power and light points.


Three piece white suite that incorporates a WC, pedestal wash hand basin with taps and panelled bath with taps, shower over and screen to side. Frosted glazed window to rear elevation. Part tiled walls. Tiled floor. Heated towel rail. Spotlights. Extractor fan. Storage Cupboard.


Fantastic rear garden that sweeps all around the rear and side of this property. The garden is surrounded by mature hedging and trees and is a very private and enclosed space that has a pond to one section. One section is raised and accessed by flagged steps. This is a space that needs to be seen to be appreciated. Outside tap. Access via the side gate to the driveway.


Recently widened this driveway can easily accommodate four cars and is a great advantage for this area.

Further Details

The property is freehold. Council Tax Band - C

Currently tenanted and achieves £900 pcm.

Property info

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Market activity
Average price paid £147,198 Sales 801 Current average value £158,821 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £7,484 ▲ 4.95%

Property value data/graphs for BL1

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £357,769 £230 3.9 £291,564
Semi-detached £173,897 £173 3.1 £162,882
Terraced £93,751 £140 2.6 £96,414
Flats £115,912 £176 1.8 £95,718

Current asking prices in BL1

Average: £192,215
Avg. current asking prices in BL1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £84,471
Flats £57,863
All £63,776

Current asking rents in BL1

Average: £707 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in BL1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £384 pcm
£477 pcm
£726 pcm
£1,097 pcm
£1,761 pcm
Flats £442 pcm
£523 pcm
£670 pcm
- £303 pcm
All £428 pcm
£499 pcm
£717 pcm
£1,097 pcm
£1,640 pcm

Fun facts for BL1

Highest value in BL1
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Victoria Road £804,743
Oakley Park £773,595
The Highgrove £637,017
Ravens Holme £495,887
Ravens Wood £494,549
Highest turnover in BL1
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Playfair Street 60.0%
Bazley Street 57.9%
Columbia Road 54.5%
Wythburn Avenue 50.0%
Orchard Avenue 50.0%

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Nearby transport

  • Lostock (1.5 miles)
  • Bolton (2.2 miles)
  • Hall-i'-th'-Wood (2.5 miles)
  • Manchester International Airport (18.3 miles)
  • Liverpool John Lennon Airport (23.6 miles)
  • Blackpool International Airport (26.0 miles)
  • Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle (24.2 miles)
  • Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal (25.0 miles)
  • Liverpool Isle of Man & Dublin Terminal (25.1 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Markland Hill Primary School (0.4 miles)
  • Johnson Fold Community Primary School (0.4 miles)
  • Church Road Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • Bolton College (1.8 miles)
  • Bolton UTC (1.8 miles)
  • Bolton Sixth Form College (1.8 miles)
  • Thomasson Memorial School (0.8 miles)
  • Smithills School (0.9 miles)
  • Bolton School Girls' Division (1.0 mile)
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Monthly running costs Beta

£1,068 Monthly total
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 22,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £718 /mo Find available rates

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Home Insurance Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £150,000 Average insurance cost £20/mo (£243/yr) In partnership with uSwitch
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Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy Gas £51 Electricity £52 Estimated energy cost £103/mo In partnership with uSwitch
Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 17400 kWh/year
Electricity: 4300 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

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Estimated tax band E Council tax cost £182 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.

Water Supply £23 Sewerage £22 Estimated water cost £45 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

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