IF you are looking for a distinctive period home which offers the benefits of country living and yet is convenient for all local amenities then this week’s property of the week might suit you down to the ground.

Lancashire Telegraph: Red Lodge, Old Hall Lane, Pleasington

The property on Old Hall Lane, Pleasington, is currently on the market with Stones Young for £775,000 and offers five-bedroomed accommodation in a stunning rural location.

Lancashire Telegraph: Impressive open views from the garden at Red Lodge

The detached Victorian home has retained many original features and is a highly versatile property which will suit many needs.

There are four generous reception rooms including a sun room and the large lounge has French doors opening out on to the patio area.

The modern kitchen diner has a range of fitted units with contrasting work surfaces, tiled flooring, integral Neff oven and micro combi, Neff plate warmer, integral fridge, freezer and dishwasher and Neff induction hob. Bi-folding doors lead to the patio area.

There are two utility rooms and also a downstairs WC.

Lancashire Telegraph: The dining area at Red Lodge

On the first floor the spacious master bedroom offers high quality fitted furniture and dual aspect windows. There are three further double bedrooms, one of which benefits from original fitted wardrobes and a generous single bedroom that is currently utilised as a walk-in wardrobe.

The four-piece master bathroom features a three-piece suite in white with a separate shower enclosure and underfloor heating. There is a further three-piece family bathroom and two-piece shower room.

A striking wooden staircase takes you up to the attic room which is currently a large bedroom and office space.

Lancashire Telegraph: There is plenty of outdoor space, ideal for entertaining

This sizeable property benefits from driveway parking for several vehicles and a double garage with power and lighting. There are gardens to the front, side and the rear offering various areas to take advantage of the views which are perfect for entertaining.

There is also a large workshop and further outbuildings.

For more details and to arrange a viewing, contact Stones Young on 01254 682470.