Duck Cottage, 1 Platt Lane, Dobcross, Oldham, OL3


2 bedrooms 2 bedrooms 1 bathroom 1 bathroom
Duck Cottage offers the perfect opportunity to purchase a true piece of historic Saddleworth. Located in the centre of Dobcross, Duck Cottage gives any buyer the chance to become part of the vibrant local community. The house sits on the routes of the Whit Walks, Band Contest, Rushcart, and many other local events, whilst offering quiet, tranquil, living accommodation within. Lovingly restored to its new found glory, Duck Cottage requires viewing to be fully appreciated for its unique charm.

The property offers a plethora of original features. On entrance you will find a well designed fitted kitchen, complete with integrated appliances and offering views towards the wider countryside.

Mullion-style interior windows provide an opening through to the dining room, which boasts original wooden floors, oak beams, and a high pitched ceiling.

The lounge offers a wood burning stove, cosy decor and a stable door with access to Chancery Lane, where there is a small garden space perfect for a bench to sit and enjoy the life of the village.

The first floor offers two good sized bedrooms, Bedroom one offers a double aspect with views up the Tame valley towards Uppermill and into the village up Platt Lane. Bedroom two, currently used as a dressing room, is large enough for a double bed and offers views towards Saddleworth Golf Course, as well as a fitted wardrobe.

The first floor is completed with a modern shower room, fitted with a matching three piece suite, comprising a low level WC, wash basin, and shower cubicle.

To the lower ground floor there is a is a large cellar/utility room with further space for appliances and the gas combi boiler. The property also benefits from being fully double glazed, for a relaxed quiet interior.

Entrance Porch

Kitchen 3.85m x 1.71m (12'8 x 5'7)

Dining Room 4.82m x 2.44m (15'10 x 8'0)

Lounge 4.06m x 3.76m (13'4 x 12'4)


Bedroom 1 3.41m x 2.59m (11'2 x 8'6)

Bedroom 2 3.86m x 1.91m (12'8 x 6'3)

Bathroom 2.35m x 1.31m (7'9 x 4'4)


Cellar/Utility Room 3.98m x 3.16m (13'1 x 10'4)

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Key Features

  • Two Bedroom Cottage
  • Period Cottage
  • Impressively Presented
  • Modern Throughout
  • Close To Amenities
  • Leasehold

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