Hornby Croft, Cox Green Road, Egerton, Bolton 4 bedroom house Sale Agreed in Bolton
4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms.
Welcome to Hornby CroftOverlooking the rolling greenery of Egerton, discover Hornby Croft a beautiful brand-new home designed for modern living.
Its name embossed in a stone pillar at the pinnacle of the sweeping driveway, Hornby Croft is nestled in the most peaceful and pastoral of settings. Blue skies, boundless views, and bleating sheep abound!
Head along the drive, through the wooden five-bar electric gate onto the soft crunch of gravel, up to the sizeable detached garage.
Rural sandstone and weather-resistant Vieo metal panels harmonise with glass to create a tactile medley of modern materials which form the face of this dashingly-handsome modern home, illuminated at night by external lighting.
Let there be lightStep through the anthracite grey front door, straight into an open entrance hall that offers a direct view through to the contemporary family living space and, via a floor to ceiling window, the serene countryside views beyond.
Underfloor heating runs throughout the downstairs rooms, topped in large, dove grey coloured porcelain tiles.
Oak doors feature throughout Hornby Croft, a home finished to the highest of standards.
Slip through the door to the left, to a cleverly designed downstairs WC, containing an open style wash basin and floor to ceiling window, situated discreetly out of eye line of the WC itself, but drawing in so much light.
Outside the WC, there is recessed space ideal for a cloakroom or simply hanging space of your own design. Above, note the CCTV hub, fitted for your peace of mind.
Utterly in keeping with the much sought-after together-but-separate, modern mode of living, discover the free-flowing kitchen-dining-living space ahead.
Decorated throughout in pale grey and crisp white, an individually-designed suspended ceiling above the central island contains a barely visible extractor hood above the Neff induction hob. A trio of elegant pendant lights also provides downlighting.
Dove grey Silestone worktops coat the surfaces, with a selection of cupboards and deep, soft close pan drawers.
Culinary delightsThis handleless, sleek-line kitchen contains an array of quality built-in Neff appliances, including full height fridge and freezer, microwave oven, conventional oven, warming drawer, and dishwasher. Within the central island, an inset sink is fitted with an instant boiling Quooker tap.
Follow the kitchen around to the rear, where a hidden utility room awaits, offering more storage within the cupboards, space for a washer and dryer, and an inbuilt wine chiller. A discreet French door opens to the side passage, a most practical access point for shopping and emptying refuse.
Enjoy informal mealtimes at the breakfast bar or, dine in front of the vast sliding doors, which allow for instant access out onto the spacious patio, delivering picturesque views of the garden, fields and distant treeline to scintillate your senses.
Off to the right of the kitchen, glossy engineered oak coats the floor of the light-filled living room, where another enormous sliding door frames emerald vistas an ever-present reminder of the seclusion and tranquillity of Hornby Croft s situation.
Perfect for parties, the flow between rooms is palpable; inside and outside of Hornby Croft. Even in inclement weather, pause at the full height corner window and admire the view.
Fitted with Cat 6 wiring (as throughout the home), this spacious, spotlit, sitting room contains plenty of space for sofas, occasional furniture, and more.
Stepping upReturning to the entrance, continue to the left to the front of the house where a large and peaceful study is situated. Lightning fibre ensures you can efficiently work from home in the countryside.
Engineered oak flooring gleams beneath the flow of light from the French door continuing the motif of outdoor accessibility which embodies Hornby Croft.
Time to take the floating oak-framed glass staircase, Escher-esque in its simplicity and elegance of design, up to the first floor. From above, a cascading contemporary pendant light shines down.
Emerging onto a light filled landing, plush grey carpet extends through, coating each bedroom.
Take the first door to the right and step through to the breathtaking master bedroom. Ahead, a Reynaers powder-coated aluminium sliding door reveals showstopping views out over the garden and countryside. Evergreen as far as the eye can see.
Where better to enjoy an evening drink or morning cuppa than on your own glass framed balcony, tiled in slabs of marble-grey, overlooking the sheep as they graze in the fields? Winter Hill is clearly visible on the horizon.
Back indoors, designer vertical radiators imbue warmth into the master suite, next to which a door leads through to a dressing room. Spacious and illuminated by another floor to ceiling window, the perfect place to prepare for an evening s entertainment or simply to dress for the day ahead.
Continue on to the ensuite bathroom, with more sizeable windows providing natural light combined with rural views.
A stylish and roomy floating wash basin contains plenty of storage in its built-in vanity unit, while a wall-mounted WC hovers above grey marbled-style porcelain tiles, which continue up the walls and into the roomy walk-in shower.
Sweet dreamsReturning to the landing, take the next door on the right to discover another spacious bedroom, overlooking, as ever, the verdant views.
From this bedroom, discover loft access to the attic above, which is part boarded for storage.
Continue along where opposite, a zen-feel bathroom contains a freestanding bath, set before a low window with a floor-mounted waterfall tap.
Engineered oak flooring adds a touch of class with another large, shallow-design wash basin set within a vanity unit. A concealed WC, heated towel rail and shower cubicle with rainfall shower head and handheld attachment are set before walls covered in large, chic, grey tiling.
Continue along the landing, stepping left into a rear double bedroom, painted once more in soft dove grey; views of the countryside abound.
Finally, a fourth spacious double bedroom awaits, with doors opening out onto a Juliet balcony, with unrestricted views of the countryside.
Fitted with contemporary vertical radiators, a door leads through to an ensuite where a stylish moulded sink is set upon a suspended plinth containing storage each bathroom emanates its own unique character.
Freshen up in the spacious shower cubicle, where a sandy design of tiling surrounds, including a wood-effect ceramic tile. Clever placement of windows reigns supreme at Hornby Croft, with unencumbered light once more filling this bathroom from floor to ceiling.
GardenBeyond the large, sliding door, an extensive stone slab patio leads on to a lush South facing lawn, where a wooden open-view fence blurs the boundaries, transforming the rolling countryside into an Edenic extension of your own back garden.
Wrapping fully around Hornby Croft, follow the sunshine along the patio as it moves around the home, taking in views as far as Winter Hill. Perfectly peaceful.
Surrounding the garden to the front a substantial stone wall provides privacy and security, particularly reassuring for those with pets or small children.
Out & AboutFootpaths right outside the door link up with fabulous walks. Meander along the quiet country lane, past the farmhouse and your other two neighbours and explore the network of paths, bridleways and lanes ripe for exploration.
Peacefully set on the edge of Egerton Village, pay a visit to one of the selection of pubs and restaurants such as The Cross Guns, Bistro 341, Cibo and Ciao Baby for classic Italian cuisine.
For breakfast, brunch and lunch, explore the menus of local cafes Relish and Bakers.
Egerton Park has a playground for children, with a cricket club and tennis courts also available. Jumbles Country Park is another must-visit, offering rambles around the reservoir.
Turton Golf Club is also nearby for those wishing to work on their drive.
A number of primary schools are located nearby, perfect for families, while young children will be enthralled by the delights in store at the renowned Smithills Open Farm, with over 1000 animals to visit and delicious ice cream made at their own dairy from the milk of Holstein cows.
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The average energy efficiency rating for a dwelling in England and Wales is band D (rating 60).