3 bed Detached house (for sale) Drywood Lodge, Worsley Road, Manchester M28

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6 Ellenbrook Village Centre, Morston Close, Worsley, Manchester
0161 937 5583
First Published

7th Nov 2019

Last Published

4th Dec 2019



  • Type: Detached house
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Listing status: sale
  • Country: England


Wow.....If You Like Period Houses You Will Fall In Love With This! A truly unique thatched cottage which is a perfect mix between modern and old, with many original features and lots of period charm, located close to the Green in the heart of Worsley Village! Dating back to 1880, this beautiful thatched cottage has been thoughtfully extended to create an outstanding family home that is like no other. Three double bedrooms with an en-suite to the Master and a superb loft room, this property is potentially four bedrooms. A stylish lounge with gorgeous real fire, separate 'Snug' open plan to a fantastic dining kitchen that is at the heart of this beautiful home, superb utility room and a large modern bathroom, an impressive orangery really adds to the downstairs space and makes the most of the stunning view. Set in a substantial plot, surrounded by extensive, private gardens, with an enclosing stone wall and mature trees, this property feels very much set back and hidden from view. Ample parking is provided by an integral garage/workshop (with potential for change of use) a double carport and a large block paved driveway with electronically operated gates. This is a picture perfect property which is truly unique, the kind of house that you dream of living in, to bring up your family. For sale with no chain.

Entrance Hall

Entering into a beautiful entrance hall with a solid wood 'church style' front door, original stain glass window to the side, picture rail and ceiling coving.

Lounge (11' 10'' x 11' 6'' (3.60m x 3.50m))

A gorgeous lounge with four hardwood leaded windows, a real fire set into the chimney breast with stone surround and hearth, period style radiator and light switch.

Dining Kitchen (18' 8'' x 11' 10'' (5.69m x 3.60m))

An outstanding dining kitchen which is at the heart of this home, with matching wall and base units in cream with black granite worktops, built in low level fridge freezer, microwave and dishwasher, a freestanding 'Rangemaster' combination cooker, canopy with lighting, sink carved into the worktop with period style mixer tap. This is an impressive kitchen, a vaulted ceiling with exposed beams, stain glass port hole window in which the sunlight floods through, double doors lead through to the orangery.

Snug (11' 10'' x 6' 3'' (3.60m x 1.90m))

This snug is an additional sitting area which is open plan to the dining kitchen, hardwood window to the side.

Utility Room (18' 4'' x 4' 7'' (5.58m x 1.40m))

A superb space just off the kitchen, with a hardwood double glazed window, space for a washing machine, dryer and wine chiller, slate tiled floor, leading to an additional storage room.

Orangery (16' 5'' x 11' 6'' (5.00m x 3.50m))

A superb, quality addition to the downstairs space, a contemporary log effect gas fire in the style of a log burning stove, ceramic tiled floor. The orangery has beautiful views of the garden and grounds.

Main Bedroom & En-Suite (11' 6'' x 10' 2'' (3.50m x 3.10m))

An elegant master bedroom with exposed beams to the ceiling, a hardwood glazed window to the side, canopy with lighting and a period style radiator.

A modern en-suite incorporating a shower enclosure with 'rain' shower head and thermostatic valve, hand basin with mixer tap and low level WC, heated towel rail, ceramic tiled floor and ceiling spotlights, single glazed window to the side.

Bedroom 2 (10' 10'' x 9' 10'' (3.30m x 2.99m))

A lovely double bedroom with a hardwood window to the side, period style radiator and ceiling coving.

Bedroom 3 (8' 10'' x 8' 2'' (2.69m x 2.49m))

Another good double bedroom with a hardwood window to the side, ceiling beams and radiator.

Loft Room (Occasional Bedroom & Office) (18' 2'' x 15' 3'' (5.53m x 4.64m))

A fantasic loft room which is currently used as an occasional bedroom and home office. A hardwood window to the side and exposed beams, large storage area into the eaves.


A large modern bathroom incorporating a bath with centred mixer tap and surround, wet room style shower with 'rain' shower head and screen, low level WC, hand basin with mixer tap, heated towel rail, contemporary wall and floor tiling, spotlights and single glazed window to the side.


It is the outside that really sets this property aside, set in a substantial plot with beautiful gardens to the front, side and rear. A single garage / workshop which is accessed from the driveway at the side of the property. The garage has some built in storage units and a window overlooking open fields. Suitable for various uses, workshop, studio, annex or could be potentially converted into additional living space. Electric double gates open onto a large driveway leading to a double carport.


Located on Worsley Road very close to 'The Green, Worsley Village and the beautiful Bridgewater Canal. From her you can simply walk into the village and along the canal. This is a very sought after location, close to Worsley woods so there are some stunning local walks, superb local restaurants and local bars. The property is well positioned for access to the M60, M61 Trafford Centre and Manchester Airport.

Additional Information

The vendor has advised us that the property is Freehold. This property is not Listed and there are no other restrictions. We believe there is additional land for sale from Peel Holdings if required. Combination boiler.


Local info for M28

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Property Value Data/Graphs for M28

Property Type % Avg. current value Avg. # beds Avg. # bathrooms
Semi-detached house 29.3% £257,653 3.3 1.1
Detached house 22.7% £499,277 4 1.1
Terraced house 14.9% £163,167 2.5 0.9
Flat 12.1% £123,787 1.9 0.8
Town house 3.4% £269,120 3.4 2.3
End terrace house 3.4% £139,333 2.7 1
Semi-detached bungalow 2.9% £198,499 2.8 1.1
Other 2.3% £273,624 3.4 2
Bungalow 2.3% £277,500 2.6 1.1
Mews house 2% £130,714 2.4 0.9
Cottage 2% £415,000 2.9 0.7
Detached bungalow 1.4% £260,999 2.2 0.8
Link-detached house 0.6% £255,000 3 0.5
Barn conversion 0.3% £165,000 3 1
Land 0.3% £399,995 0 0

Area Information

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Current Average Value


Value Change

£60,478 27.7%


Current Asking Prices in M28 Average: £278,456

Property Type 1 Bed 2 Beds 3 Beds 4 Beds 5 Beds
Houses - £158,114 (67) £236,681 (130) £383,500 (79) £736,087 (23)
Flats £87,492 (6) £121,004 (34) £279,975 (2) - -
All £87,492 (6) £145,622 (101) £237,336 (132) £383,500 (79) £736,087 (23)

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