Take a look around: Classic and contemporary Preston farmhouse up for sale for £975,000

There was once a time when those looking for the nicest place to live would not consider a farmhouse unless something had gone very wrong indeed. These days, the matter has practically been flipped on its head: farmhouses are large, spacious, bucolic, and gorgeously modern.

Saturday, 6th July 2019, 7:26 am
Updated Saturday, 6th July 2019, 8:26 am
A lovely GrimsarghFarmhouse, this four-bedroom property is on the market for 975,000.

And this offering in Grimsargh is no exception. Stone flagging and underfloor heating abounds to mix the classic and the contemporary, while the beautiful rooms are defined by their fireplaces, pastel colour scheme, and exposed beams. This is a serious house, and it can be yours for just under a million pounds. Take a look around...

Accessed via a landscaped lined driveway through electric gates, the property also has extensive gardens to the rear.
The home's harming living room features a central stone fireplace and hearth as well as oak flooring.
As well as the classic beams, the room also has two double sash windows facing out onto the driveway.
The home's kitchen boasts granite worktops and an inset Belfast sink.
The kitchen leads out into the orangery with double glazed doors onto rear patio.
The orangery features stone flags with underfloor heating and a sound system, which continues throughout the home.
There is also a dining area available.
The floating stone turned stairway also has a wrought-iron spindled balustrade.
Offering a place to work in style, the home's study has an open stone fireplace and lovely oak flooring.
The master bedroom's most striking feature is its a vaulted open ceiling with exposed beams.
The room also has a charming Juliet balcony.
Extremely spacious, the master bedroom's en suite features a freestanding roll top bath with claw feet and a walk-in shower.
The home's other bedrooms - three of which have their own en-suites - all feature spotlights and exposed beams.
The bedrooms' facilities are of equally as high a quality as the master bedroom's.
The bedrooms offer stunning views out over the home's gardens.
Farmhouse-style en suites abound.
The home also comes with a fantastic garage with first floor living, a ground floor toilet, first floor shower room, and a highly versatile space - dance studio, anyone?
The garage space is reminiscent of the studio in Silver Linings Playbook.
The gorgeous windows also offer tantalising views out over the gardens.
The home's paved patio extends around from the side of the property to the rear and creates wonderful space to dine al-fresco.
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