A GRADE II listed former pub and farmhouse which dates back to the 17th century and has been converted into a modern home is up for sale.

The six-bedroom property and its accompanying outbuildings, off London Road, in Allostock, have been maintained and extended over the years to provide accommodation over three storeys.

Marketed for just shy of £1 million by estate agents Irlams of Knutsford, the house also has planning permission for a further single-storey extension and reconfiguration of the first floor layout. 

The property listing on Rightmove says: "Ready for a course of further modernisation and improvements throughout, the property offers fantastic potential to put your own finishing touches to what is already a prominent home, filled with period features blended with modern twists.

"Sitting in a prominent position in a plot of approximately a third of an acre, the property is conveniently located for access to Knutsford, Holmes Chapel and beyond.

"The house itself offers generous, flexible space, with great room proportions amplifying the character features.

Northwich Guardian: The kitchenThe kitchen (Image: Irlams of Knutsford)

"Particular mention must be made of the stunning main bedroom suite with its recently-fitted en-suite full bathroom, and dressing room with walk-in wardrobes.

On the ground floor of the home, visitors will find an a dining room, a study, a sitting room, a breakfast kitchen, a living room and a utility room with downstairs toilet.

Upstairs, on the first floor are four bedrooms, two of which are en suite. The other bedrooms are served by separate bath and shower rooms.

Northwich Guardian: A bathroomA bathroom (Image: Irlams of Knutsford)

The final two bedrooms can be found on the second floor.

The listing adds: "The property is approached via a gated driveway providing ample off-road parking for multiple vehicles and leading to the detached double garage offering further parking and storage.

"The garage also boasts fully self-contained annexe accommodation, perfect for visiting friends and family.

Northwich Guardian: The dining roomThe dining room (Image: Irlams of Knutsford)

"The gardens are a great feature of the property, laid mainly to lawn and bordered by mature hedges providing a high degree of privacy.

"Patios to both the front and rear provide perfect spots for outdoor dining and entertaining whilst capturing the morning, afternoon and evening sun."