Lancashire’s dreamy £1million homes that will make you want to win the lottery
Written by Skywave Radio News on October 17, 2021
If you describe your dream house what would it include? For many it might be swimming pools, huge landscaped gardens, more bathrooms than needed and a kitchen worth a conservatory of its own.
It can be easy assume you’d have to travel further a far to fulfil those dreams but in Lancashire, there are more astonishing homes right around the corner than would seem.
Of course they may not be Hollywood Hills style dream houses but for a country home will a million pound style – and a million pound price tag – there’s no better place to look than right here in the heart of Lancashire.
Across several towns, cities and countrysides the county is home an exciting mix of luxury homes each boasting their won unique style.
Here is a look at a few million pound homes currently on the property market in Lancashire.
Cribden Lane – Rossendale
For a rustic farmhouse hidden away within vast fields and land situated “off the beaten track” then this expansive property is one to keep an eye on.
Impressive six bed converted barn saturated in eight acres of land and a further five acre paddock adjoin the surrounding fields, there’s no chance of being short of space with this home.
Sitting in an elevated setting on the valley top, this is a generously spacious home with great outdoor potential and excellent interiors.
Rustic features dominate this home with a quaint stone fireplace and a breath taking kitchen and dining room with statement wooden beams which run throughout the entire property.
A stunning feature wall made of natural stones lines the side of the property providing a fantastic backdrop sure to catch the attention of any visitors.
While the house itself is a statement, something needs to be said for the unreal views of the Lancashire countryside which would make the perfect view to wake up and witness the sunrise.
This property really is a traditional farmhouse lovers dream.
Haighton Green Lane – Preston
If you’re dreaming of a stunning Victorian country house oozing with Georgian style character, then this property ticks all of those boxes and many more.
Nestled along a picturesque country road in Preston, this location gives you the best of both worlds with easy access to agriculture and city life.
With three bedrooms and two bathrooms each designed in their own unique style and scattered with delicate features you wont find very commonly.
For what is the heart of the home for many, this kitchen trumps all nearby kitchens and sits in a league of its own.
The breakfast kitchen is in a ‘Clive Christian’ style and includes limestone flooring, a wine rack, dresser, granite surfaces, an island, electric Aga and a large sink.
This home proudly stands in a beautifully landscaped courtyard garden accompanied with a double garage and stables.
Certainly a home that came straight out of a romantic film.
Slack’s Lane – Chorley
For a 30 year-old country house made entirely open plan, this one is certainly a unique property to view.
Enveloped in stunning rural landscapes and unmissable views, the country house has a full 360 degree view of the land surrounding it.
Whilst the property is eye-catching enough from the exterior, the inside is a completely unique design that you find anywhere else in this area.
A beautiful warm wooden feel continues throughout the whole home transporting visitors and residents to sunnier climes.
A statement stone fireplace dominates the lounge areas with a unique spiral wooden staircase alongside it.
Hanging from the high ceilings is a medieval style chandelier in its rustic glory and adding to the iconic features within this home, floor to ceiling windows line the sides of the walls boasting views of the land.
Further up into into the country house, the décor becomes increasingly more modern with sleek bedrooms and bathrooms.
This unbelievably unique home is sure to become the dream home for a lucky buyer.
Dean Lane – Whalley
If you’re on the search for a secluded family home with the scope to home a large family, entertain guests and with breath-taking views, this million pound property is the one for you.
Here is a rare opportunity to live within two deluxe detached farmhouses with an enviable position in a sublime location on Whalley Banks with scenic, surrounding, landscape views.
What better way to get privacy then hidden away by large, commanding trees and with a stunning hill as a backdrop.
This four bed property oozes modern country lifestyle; built with beautiful stones trailing around the whole property and providing an expensive look and feel to the home.
With large windows stamped on almost every wall of this impressive property, views of the stunning landscape are around every corner.
Full of bright light and space, this property is ideal for large family with plenty of outdoor space to entertain or have the little kids run around in.
Ballam Road – Preston
No property oozes fairy-tale, woodland home quite like this.
This home is a plant lovers haven with all the perfectly-imperfect shaped windows drawing in bright light and warmth throughout the whole property.
Light shines in from every inch of the house that is sure to brighten up the day of any resident even on the dullest of Lancashire’s days.
With an interior quite like no other in the area, this home is bursting with fantastically unique feature and character.
A large stone fireplace dominated the living room alongside beautiful stone lined arched windows.
Towards the back of the property, a bespoke balcony decking area is featured, providing the perfect place to enjoy the surrounding views on a sunny day.
Beautiful sunlight windows feature along the sloped ceiling of the home adding to the warmth and brightness of this house as well as an utterly unique bedroom.
This property is brimming with unreal elements, constantly adding to the charm and character of the home.
Bishops Court – Rossendale
This impressive five bedroomed detached family home is situated on a quiet, rural cul de sac with stunning views overlooking the rural landscape.
The exterior of the home is built with beautiful stones that coincide with rugged views enveloping the property.
With seven bedrooms and five bathrooms the spacious property oozes class and sophistication, as well as, impressive fully renovated annex found around the back.
Despite being located with a rural setting, the property is surrounded by open farm fields yet is only a short distance from the neighbouring towns of Rawtenstall, Bacup and Waterfoot for all amenities.
Within this idyllic country house is a spacious reception room with a little stove fire, inner hallway, a washroom and staircase to the first floor.
Walk-in wardrobes, en-suites and even a balcony add to the value of this property setting it apart form may others.
A great family home with even better views.
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