Georgian Country Hall in Lancashire Near to the Lake District
Closing Date: 15-Sep-2020
The Property PrizeProperty Type: Castle/Chateau/Manor
Location: Melling, Lancashire
Market Value: £900,000
The CompetitionTicket Cost: £2.50
Target Ticket Sales: 499,000
This property is a grade II listed Georgian hall in the north of England, it has been renoivated to a high standard.
Inside, there are five bedrooms over the two upper floors with the top floor arranged as a self contained apartment. There is a basement and wine cellar below ground level, with a spacious living area and modern kitchen on the ground floor. The property has been extensively refurbished and modernised by the current owners including saving many of the original features such as plaster cornices. The location is a small rural village but with towns nearby and within easy reach of the Lakes and the Yorkshire Dales National Parks.
The competition does not require a question to be answered, this is based on their interpretation of UK gambling law and the availability of free entries. Charities will also receive money from the proceeds, between £100,000 and £200,000 going to a hospice and NHS Charities.
Competition OutcomeWinning Prize: Cash Alternative
Tickets Sold: ~65,000
Insufficient tickets were sold to give away the house. The winner was drawn, it was a woman called Lesley from Ormskirk, she got a cash amount of £121,547. Additionally, £32,219 was donated to St John’s Hospice.