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Property Listing Details

2 bed cottage for sale

Scholes Bank, Horwich, Bolton BL6

  • Sold subject to contract
  • Investment


Property details

  • 2 bedrooms


  • Tenure: Leasehold

Listing view statistics

Last 30 days: 58 page views

Since listed: 880 page views


Key features:
  • Close to Rivington
  • Excellent area
  • Two reception rooms
  • Recently re-wired
  • New combi boiler installed in 2018
  • Not directly overlooked
  • Sunny rear garden
  • Refurbishment project
  • No chain
  • Character Property
  • Heart of Horwich

Main Description:
The House:
A quaint, traditional cottage set within the heart of Horwich, close to local amenities and Rivington Country Park. The property requires updating and modernising throughout which would make a fantastic opportunity for investment; it is worth noting that the property has recently been re-wired and a new boiler installed in 2018. The property comprises of: Entrance porch, front facing lounge with open fire, dining room with gas fire, kitchen fitted with wall and base units and a single door leading to the rear garden. To the first floor there are two bedrooms with fitted wardrobes and a bathroom with a three piece suite. Externally there is a small front garden and a rear garden with shared access with the next door neighbour.

The Area:
Located in the heart of Horwich with Rivington village and the surrounding countryside just a stones throw away. Many people are attracted to this area due to this good rural access which also combines nicely with the day-to-day shops and services available within the nearby town centre and the Middlebrook retail complex. The town has an excellent transport infrastructure including access to Blackrod and Horwich Parkway train stations plus junction 6 of the M61.

Ground Floor

11' 9" x 14' 9" (3.58m x 4.50m) Front facing with open fire.

Dining Room
13' 6" x 9' 2" (4.11m x 2.79m) Rear facing with gas fire and under stairs storage.

10' 2" x 8' 1" (3.10m x 2.46m) Galley style rear facing flat roof extension. Wall and base units, electric oven and gas hob. Tiled floor, partially tiled walls. Single door leads to garden.

First Floor

Bedroom 1
Front facing with fitted wardrobes.

Bedroom 2
9' 2" x 9' 1" (2.79m x 2.77m) rear facing with fitted wardrobes.

6' 2" x 5' 3" (1.88m x 1.60m) rear facing with frosted glass window and three-piece suite.


Garden and outhouses with storage.

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Map & Nearby

Local Amenities

  • Blackrod 1 miles
  • Horwich Parkway 1.8 miles
  • Lord Street Primary School 0.2 miles
  • St Catherine's CofE Primary School 0.4 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Blackrod 1 miles
  • Horwich Parkway 1.8 miles
  • Lord Street Primary School 0.2 miles
  • St Catherine's CofE Primary School 0.4 miles

Market stats

Sale activity

Average estimated value for a house in BL6:

  • £133,970
  • Price decrease

  • -£3,767
  • (-2.735%)
  • Over the last 12 months

In the last 12 months

  • Average sale price

  • Properties sold


Rental opportunities

Looking for an investment? The average rent for a 2 bedroom house in BL6 is currently:

£563 pcm

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Price history

Sold prices provided by Land Registry
11th Sep 2019 £115,000 First listed

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