Manchester New Road, Alkrington, Middleton, Manchester, Lancashire - £595,000
5 Bedrooms
2 Bathrooms
1 Gardens   
4 Receptions
7 Parking Spaces


Henstock Property Services are delighted to market this 1930's substantial 5 bedroomed detached family home located in this much sought after Woodside area of Alkrington. "Auld Reekie" is an imposing character property, set on this a large plot, which is an ideal family home and even has the potential to create more bedrooms in the loft space, whilst also boasting some traditional period features. The accommodation briefly comprises; large entrance hallway, 3 reception rooms, dining room, fitted kitchen, utility room & pantry style store room, ground floor w.c, 5 double bedrooms, shower room plus a main bathroom. The property also benefits from gas central heating, double glazing and a large rear garden with rear garage / workshop and plenty of off road parking to side.
Overall this property is in a great location within a few yards of Alkrington Woods, and an early viewing is highly recommended.

Room Details

Ground Floor


Entrance Hallway - large L shaped area with imposing dog legged original spindled staircase, single fireplace with period oak surround, arched tiled inset and hearth, 2 double radiator.

Reception 1

13' 10" x 19' 3" (4.22m x 5.88m) into large 3 panelled picture bay window to front, original central fireplace with twisted oak surround, marble back panel and hearth, arch to dining room, 2 x double radiator.

Dining Room

17' 6" x 16' 9" (5.33m x 5.10m) L shaped room into recess, dual aspect views to front & side, single period fireplace with tiled back panel & base, double radiator.

Reception 2

13' 10" x 14' 4" (4.22m x 4.37m) views to rear garden, large bay window to rear garden with central single door, art deco mahogany fire surround with cast iron period inset panel and coal effect gas fire, 2 double radiators.

Reception 3

13' 3" x 11' (4.05m x 3.36m) views to side, central fireplace with mahogany period surround, tiled insert and hearth, double radiator.

Ground Floor W.C

8' 5" x 4' (2.56m x 1.21m) comprising; w.c, sink and single radiator.


In 2 sections;
Section 1 - galley style cooking / preparation area 8' 4" x 8' 4" (2.55m x 2.54m) views to rear, RangeMaster range style 6 ring double oven & cooker, maple effect units with black high gloss marble effect worktops, 1 1/2 bowl stainless steel sink with chrome mixer tap, part tiled walls, spotlights, arch through to 2nd section of kitchen;
Section 2 - 13' 11" x 9' 9" (4.25m x 2.98m) views to side and rear, modern maple effect units with black marble effect worktops, built in microwave, central island storage / breakfast bar, inglenook style open fireplace with period style cast iron gas powered wood burner, double radiator.

Utility Room

9' 2" x 4' 1" (2.80m x 1.24m) views to rear, plumber for washer / dryer with door out to rear garden and 2nd w.c room.

Pantry / Store Room

10' 3" x 4' (3.13m x 1.22m) marble effect worktops, views to rear.


16' 10" x 10' 5" (5.14m x 3.17m) with recess to both sides, double wooden doors to side, power & lighting.


7' 7" x 4' 6" (2.30m x 1.36m)

First Floor

Landing Area

Large landing area with feature window, and door leading up to loft area.

Bedroom 1

12' 8" x 19' 1" (3.86m x 5.81m) into large picture 3 section bay window to front, oak period wooden fire surround, tiled back panel and hearth, copper art deco inset grate, 3 single radiators.

Bedroom 2

13' 11" x 11' 11" (4.23m x 3.62m) views to rear garden, built in bedroom furniture and wardrobes, double radiator.

Bathroom 3

15' 9" x 13' (4.80m x 3.96m) into bay window to front, side picture window, cast iron original fireplace, beamed ceiling with sloping features to sides, double radiator.

Bedroom 4

12' 11" x 10' 11" (3.94m x 3.34m) views to side and rear, double radiator.

Bedroom 5

10' 8" x 8' (3.25m x 2.43m) views to side, double radiator.

Shower Room

8' 9" x 3' 5" (2.67m x 1.04m) single shower cubicle with wall mounted electric shower, sink, part tiled walls.

Separate W.C


9' 4" x 8' 5" (2.84m x 2.57m) modern white suite comprising; Jacuzzi bath, double walk in shower cubicle with wall mounted mixer shower and curved glass screen, sink, fully tiled walls, spotlights, extractor fan.

Loft Area

Accessed via door from landing area. Very large floored loft storage space, power & lighting, with potential to convert into bedrooms, thus creating a 6 or 7 bedroomed property.


Large front garden area - part stone chippings / part lawn, leading to an imposing entrance archway to front elevation.
Rear garden - York stone effect patio leading to large lawned rear garden area with planted borders, generous sized fish pond, storage area to side, with steps down to garage / workshop.
To the side of the property there is 4 hardstanding parking spaces leading to undercover 2nd gated parking area which would accommodate 2/3 cars.