Apartment 4, The Old Wesleyan Chapel, Ickornshaw, BD22 0DE




Apartment 4, The Old Wesleyan Chapel, Ickornshaw, BD22 0DE


With the original building dating back to 1875 and number 4 being for sale on the open market for the first time since its conversion in 2004, this stylish apartment forms part of an imaginative renovation of just 6 high quality dwellings, the property being finished to a high standard throughout having been improved over recent months by the current owners to include a new fitted kitchen.

Retaining many original features, the apartment has a generous 24 ft Living Room with a Dining Area & modern open plan Kitchen, a large Master Bedroom with a Washroom, a 2nd Double Bedroom and spacious Bathroom, standing in an enviable rural setting in the picture postcard hamlet of Ickornshaw.

The much sought after Cowling Community Primary School is within 2 minutes walk with a lovely local park & the Pennine Way walking route close by, also having everyday amenities in the nearby village of Cowling and a regular bus service & excellent links to the larger villages and business centres of Cross Hills, Colne and Manchester.

Of likely appeal to those seeking a semi-rural lifestyle combined with efficient and easily managed accommodation, the apartment in detail comprises:

Metal balcony with part glazed uPVC external entrance door to:

COMMUNAL ENTRANCE HALL: 9’9” x 7’0” (providing access to 3 apartments) with a secure store place for apartment 4 and a private entrance door to:

HALLWAY: 21’10” x 2’9”.

LIVING ROOM & DINING AREA: 17’0” x 17’0” with ceiling downlights, TV point, windows to the front with open views, side glazed Juliet balcony with cast iron railings & views up the valley and open plan access to:

KITCHEN: 9’8” x 7’8” with range of new wall and base units with under-lighting in grey with marble effect working surfaces over incorporating ceramic 1½ bowl sink unit and drainer, 4 ring electric hob & Indesit oven with concealed extractor hood over and tiled splash back, tall cupboard housing the Vokera combination boiler, concealed washer plumbing, telephone point and additional side unit with integrated fridge & freezer and glass frosted illuminated cupboards.

MASTER BEDROOM: 16’8” x 11’3” with an extensive range of part mirror fronted fitted wardrobes, TV point and windows on 2 sides.

WASHROOM: with low suite w.c, pedestal wash hand basin and extractor fan.

BEDROOM 2: 14’0” x 11’3” with window with frosted glass, TV point and access to roof void.

LARGE BATHROOM: 7’8” x 7’6” with 3 piece suite in white comprising panelled bath with shower over with curtain & rail, low suite w.c, pedestal wash hand basin, fully tiled walls, extractor fan, radiator and ceiling downlights.


There is a private allocated parking space to the rear and an additional space in the car park to the front.

SERVICES: Mains gas, water, drainage and electricity are connected to the property.  The heating/electrical appliances and any fixtures and fittings included in the sale have not been tested by the Agents and we are therefore unable to offer any guarantees in respect of them.

COUNCIL TAX BAND: Verbal enquiry reveals that this property has been placed in Category C levied by Craven District Council.

TENURE:  The apartment is leasehold under the term of a 999 year lease and vacant possession will be given on completion of the sale. Each of the 6 apartments has an equal share in the management company “Weslyan Flat Management Ltd” with a current annual management charge of £552.83 to include buildings insurance, electric for communal areas, fire alarm service & maintenance and land maintenance.


VIEWING: Please contact the selling Agents, Messrs. Wilman and Wilman on telephone 01535-637333 who will be pleased to make the necessary arrangements and supply any further information.

PRICE: £175,000