Sunnybank Cottages, Helmshore, Rossendale


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  • Bedrooms: 4
A substantial, stone built, mid terraced cottage nestling amidst the folds of the beautiful Alden Valley, one of the most sought after locations in Rossendale, the small community of Sunnybank offers unrivalled views over the woods and moorland of the West Penine Moors. The elevated position of this property provides a particularly attractive location yet despite the rural nature of the area, it is close to all amenities including excellent motorways, schools, shops and services. Sunnybank Cottages comprises two rows of well built stone cottages built around the 1870's by millowners Porritts and Spencer to accommodate their staff. The cottage in question is situated in the row offering the larger accommodation. Acquired by the present owner some 40 years ago and competitively priced to reflect any desired upgrade/modernisation,


Council Tax Band: D Tenure: Freehold



4.29m x 1.07m (14'1 x 3'6 )


4.22m x 3.66m (13'10 x 12')

Living flame gas fire set in handmade Derbyshire stone fireplace. Coving to ceiling. Picture window with hall, enhancing light. Lovely open aspects to countryside. Attractive archway to rear dining room.



4.88m x 4.65m (16' x 15'3 )

Large room with coving to ceiling and archway to lounge. Spacious understairs cloakroom also providing good stroage.


3.63m x 2.29m (11'11 x 7'6 )

Comprehensive range of wall and base cabinets. Worktops. Stainless steel sink unit. Plumbed for washing machine. Integrated extractor canopy.



1.65m x 1.57m (5'5 x 5'2 )


4.88m x 4.32m (16' x 14'2 )

Spacious, airy and providing beautiful views to open countryside and woods.



3.76m x 3.12m (12'4 x 10'3 )

Good sized room providing pleasant view of the historic 'Tenerfields' with easy access. Staircase access to second floor.



2.82m x 1.63m (9'3 x 5'4 )

3 piece suite with shower over bath. Airing cupboard. Excellent condition but requiring an upgrade.


The second floor comprises an attractive large and versatile space with a wide variety of uses (bedrooms/office/studio/playroom etc) The Front room is already self contained but the whole area could easily be open plan or two self contained bedrooms. Other possibilities include an additional shower room.

ROOM 1 (Front)

4.50m x 3.66m (14'9 x 12')

Carpeted. Night storage heater. Velux window.

ROOM 2 (Rear)

4.52m x 3.40m (14'10 x 11'2 )

Carpeted. Night storage heater. Velux window. Large storage space with lighting.



Patio, style forecourt garden with excellent views over moorland and woods.


Common cobbled passageway for servicces with communal garden area with pleasant wooded area adjacent to the historic 'Tenterfields' used to stretch cloth with the use of tenterhooks.



St.John Healey BA (Hons) CeMap, is a financial consultant specialising in mortgage advice. St.John has a wealth of knowledge and experience within the industry giving him the ability to access all of the lending products in order to secure the correct mortgage for your individual requirements. If you would like to organise a convenient time for a consultation or just want more information then please do not hesitate to contact 07740 904913 or email Weale & Hitchen Ltd is an introducer appointed representative of Thinc Group Limited, Montagu House, 10 Gateacre Brow, Liverpool. L25 3PB, which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority. Not all buy to let mortgages are regulated by the Financial Services Authority. Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage. AS A CLIENT OF WEALE & HITCHEN, YOU WILL NOT BE CHARGED A BROKER FEE FOR MORTGAGE ADVICE. Thinc Group Consultancy is a trading style of Thinc Group Limited which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority. A member of the Global AXA Group. Registered Office: Devonshire House, 60 Goswell Roads, London EC1M 7AD. Incorporated in England and Wales. Registration No:3020619. Montagu House, 10 Gateacre Brow, Liverpool. L25 3PB.


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