Show Sold/SSTC

Rockwood, Nelson Road, Briercliffe, Burnley
For Sale £799,500

bedrooms6 bathrooms3 receptions4

Property Details

Situated in prime position at the height of Briercliffe, is this fine example of an early 20th Century residence. With stone and Tudor style elevations, this property provides convenient access to East Lancashire towns and the M65.

Constructed Circa 1925, the main residence offers flexible accommodation and a plethora of original and high-quality fixtures and fittings with a mix of all modern amenities.

In 1982, the swimming pool and Coach House complex was added incorporating additional guest bedrooms, swimming pool, bar area and a separate games rooms.

Viewings are highly recommended to truly appreciate the finish of this unique opportunity!

Entrance Porch

Solid oak entrance door, tiled floor and mat well, three-quarter oak panelled walls leading into...


Carpeted flooring with three-quarter oak panelled walls, built-in drinks cupboard with internal shelving. Built-in display cabinet. Access to cloakroom with wash basin and heated towel rail, and downstairs WC.

Snug (3.73m x 3.73m)

Stone fireplace with carved panels and electric fire with copper canopy and oak mantle. Feature bay window with window seats and leaded light colour glass panels. Sliding door returning to entrance hallway.

Sitting Room (5.44m x 4.42m)

Amtico flooring, five-panelled mullioned window and two side panelled windows. Two central heating radiators. Stone hearth with fitted living flame gas fire and reproduction fireplace. Four wall lights.

Kitchen (8.81m x 3.91m)

Full range of quality kitchen units by Mills & Scott in oak with polished granite worktops. A range of fitted appliances including Neff fan oven, combination microwave, dishwasher and refrigerator. Island workstation with polished granite worktop and induction hob, fryer, warming plate and extractor canopy overhead. Central heating radiator and cover. Ceramic tiled flooring and oak panelled walls. Breakfast bar unit and LED lighting open to...

Breakfast Room

Ceramic tiled floor, two panelled mullioned windows, oak panel walls with built-in display cabinet, fitted cupboard and drawers. Central heating radiator with cover.

Utility Room (4.24m x 3.20m)

Ceramic tiled floor, two uPVC casement windows, fitted base and wall units with fully tiled walls.

Dining Room (7.98m x 5.13m)

Bay window with leaded light panels, oak panel walls and solid oak floor. Seven wall lights. Side three-panel mullioned window. Central heating radiator. Dog grate fitted gas fire.

First Floor

Following the solid oak wrap-around staircase to the half landing, with access to the uPVC conservatory leading into the rear garden, before joining the first-floor landing.

Drawing Room (7.70m x 5.16m)

Bay window with window seat, plaster panelled walls, three wall lights, painted fireplace with marble panelling, surround and hearth. Gas fire. Radiator with cover. Double leaded light. Fully glazed doors leading to Sun Porch.

Sun Porch

Ceramic tiled floor, storage cupboard, uPVC double glazed windows and double French doors to rear garden.

Master Bedroom (8.10m x 4.27m)

uPVC picture window with views over the rear garden. Two separate side mullioned windows. Two wall lights and fitted wardrobes.

En-Suite Bathroom

White five-piece suite including large shower cubicle, vanity wash basin, low level WC, bidet and pedestal wash basin. Dressing table unit. Fully tiled walls. Two uPVC double windows and central heating radiator.

Bedroom Two (5.89m x 4.65m)

Two uPVC double glazed mullioned windows, two radiators, fitted wardrobe unit with storage cupboards overhead. Built-in shelved storage cupboard.

Bedroom Three (4.37m x 3.94m)

Three-panelled uPVC mullioned window, side uPVC window, double radiator, corner wardrobe unit and dressing table. Vanity wash basin.

Bedroom Four (4.39m x 3.02m)

uPVC mullioned window, vanity unit, radiator, fitted wardrobe.


White three piece family bathroom suite including vanity wash basin, corner shower cubicle and panel bath with overhead shower. uPVC window. Towel rail. Extractor fan. Fully tiled walls. Separate low-level WC room.

Swimming Pool / Bar (18.29m x 15.11m max)

Six glazed double width windows, three separate sets of French double opening door to rear gardens. Terrazzo tiled flooring, Jacuzzi bath, sauna and swimming pool. Suspended ceiling. Bar area with stainless steel sink unit, rear drinks cabinet and display unit and a small storage area.

Games Room (7.57m x 6.68m)

Spacious games room with six casement windows. Access to external stone staircase.

Coach House annex from Breakfast Room

With access from the side elevation of the property and from the Breakfast Room, this additional space briefly comprises of an entrance hallway, two double bedrooms, two separate WCs, shower room with wash basin and filed floor and walls. Plant room with two Keston wall mounted boilers. Staircase leading to pool room.


Substantial gardens surrounding the property amounting to approximately half an acre. Tree-lined sweeping driveway leading from Halifax Road to a turn-around at the front of the property. Three car garage with up-and-over electric entrance door and side door. Rear gardens with laid lawns and flower borders. Front gardens with rockery, waterfall and pond with a separate side rose garden with pond and lion mount fountain.


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