Home with balcony boasting countryside views and outside bar for sale

A new home has come on the market in Merseyside that boasts stunning views overlooking farmland.

The five bedroom detached house benefits from a bedroom with a balcony that looks out over the countryside.

Found on Bankfield Lane, Southport, the property is also directly opposite Botanical Gardens and within walking distance of Churchtown Village.

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Listed with Chris Tinsley estate agents, the home is up for sale for just shy of a million pounds, at £925,000.

According to Rightmove, properties in Southport had an overall average price of £227,028 over the last year.

Five bedroom house on Bankfield Lane, Southport

The majority of sales in Southport during the last year were semi-detached properties, selling for an average price of £202,251. Detached properties sold for an average of £356,106, with flats fetching £131,596.

Overall, sold prices in Southport over the last year were 4% up on the previous year and 11% up on the 2019 peak of £205,338.

However, properties benefiting from impressive features such as this Bankfield Lane home are of course listed for much more than the average house price.

Five bedroom house on Bankfield Lane, Southport
Five bedroom house on Bankfield Lane, Southport

Similar homes, within two miles of the property, are currently up for sale for offers in excess of £800,000 on Cambridge Road, £795,000 on New Lane and £795,000 on Chester Road.

Images of the property shared on Rightmove show that highlights of the home include a main bedroom with dressing room, a gym, a games room and outside bar and kitchen.

The home is secluded behind wrong iron double gates and has enough off road parking for a number of cars.

Five bedroom house on Bankfield Lane, Southport
Five bedroom house on Bankfield Lane, Southport

Once inside the home, guests will be welcomed into a reception hallway which leads to two reception rooms.

The rooms benefit from a modern design, despite keeping many original period character features including alcoves and feature fireplaces.

Described as ‘the heart of the home’, the open plan living space includes a kitchen diner with double sliding doors opening to a raised composite terrace.

Five bedroom house on Bankfield Lane, Southport
Five bedroom house on Bankfield Lane, Southport

Also in the back is a landscaped garden which has a bar and outside kitchen area.

There is also access to a home office, utility, gym and games room on the lower level.

On the first floor, there are five bedrooms and family bathroom, including the master bedroom which boasts an en-suite bathroom and walk-in dressing room.

Five bedroom house on Bankfield Lane, Southport
Five bedroom house on Bankfield Lane, Southport

This room also has a ‘generous private balcony’ providing unrivalled views over open farmland beyond.

The Chris Tinsley listing reads: “Detached family houses as unique as this are very rare to market.

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“Perfect for entertaining this immaculate, extended accommodation has been meticulously planned throughout.

“Situated opposite picturesque Botanical Gardens and just a short stroll from vibrant Churchtown Village with a range of independent shops, restaurants and bars right on your doorstep.”

View more images and information about the property visit Rightmove here.

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