The Lodge, Edward Street, Whitworth, OL12
3 Bedroom Character | SOLD STC (£250,000)
The Lodge is the former cemetery lodge house situated at the top of Edward Street just within the gates of Whitworth cemetery. A substantial stone built detached property comprising porch, hall, 2 reception rooms, large dining-kitchen, basement, 3 spacious double bedrooms and bathroom. In need of general refurbishment, this unique character property offers excellent potential to create a fabulous family home. There is a garden to the rear and off-road parking available and views are enjoyed to distant hills. Conveniently located within easy reach of Market Street for buses to Rochdale, Bacup & Rawtenstall Grammar School etc and village amenities offering a good selection of shops. Superb open countryside is on the doorstep and Primary and secondary schools are within easy reach. The accommodation comprises: good sized stone PORCH with access to the main hall and front reception room which has a built-in cupboard and enclosed WC WITH WASHBASIN; MAIN HALL with staircases to basement and first floor; 2ND RECEPTION ROOM with superb views, built-in cupboards and feature fireplace with oval inset mirror; SIDE HALL with access to outside and door to a spacious DINING-KITCHEN with older style fitted units and built-in cupboards. The BASEMENT with store room has a double window to outside, old sink unit, stone table and original fireplace (blocked-off). To the FIRST FLOOR, there are 3 good sized DOUBLE BEDROOMS and a BATHROOM with champagne suite comprising bath, WC and washbasin. The property is to be sold long leasehold subject to a ground rent of no more than £50 pa; Council Tax Band B (likely to be reassessed); Gas central heating; uPVC double glazed.