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Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Cottage
  • Adaptable Accommodatiion
  • Garden Surrounds
  • Detached Double Garage
  • Range Of Outbuildings
  • 3.27 Acres Of Pasture

Full description

ADDITIONAL LAND INCLUDED:- An attractive double fronted detached cottage with late Victorian origins providing adaptable accommodation and having pleasant garden surrounds, a detached double garage, a useful range of outbuildings and 3.49 ACRES of excellent pasture to the rear.

Maen Cottage is a distinctive double fronted detached cottage which is enviably situated within a semi rural area and enjoys attractive views over the adjoining wooded countryside and beyond, close to local village amenities. Accessible from the cottage are the centres of Mold and Wrexham with many other commercial centres within commutable distance including The Wirral, Chester City Centre and North Wales.
Internally the accommodation is arranged predominantly around a central hallway and landing, is warmed by an oil fired central heating system and complemented by double glazing. The ground floor provides a Family Room/Office plus a large well equipped Dining Kitchen with cast iron stove. There is a useful Utility Room and Cloakroom with wc plus a sizeable Dining Room and a large and naturally light Sitting Room with feature fireplace. There are three first floor Bedrooms plus a Family Bathroom.


Maen Cottage is approached through a gated entrance with a six bar gate opening to a loose stone driveway providing ample parking for several vehicles. A further timber gate at the head of the courtyard provides access to the rear PADDOCKS. There are pleasant garden surrounds predominantly laid to lawn for ease of maintenance housing a garden shed, in addition to a raised paved patio area with brick built barbecue to the rear, providing ample space for outdoor furniture. Beyond the garden areas there are two large paddock enclosures down to grass with established hedged boundaries. The property would be of particular interest to those who enjoy equestrian pursuits or who intend to keep livestock. In all approx 3.27 ACRES.

In detail the accommodation comprises:-

Ground Floor

Entrance Vestibule

With part glazed hardwood entrance door, windows on two sides, quarry tiled floor and fully glazed internal hardwood door to:

Entrance Hall

Radiator, staircase rising to the first floor with spindled balustrade and useful understairs storage cupboard with fitted coat hooks.

Family Room/Office

3.66m(12'0'') x 2.95m(9'8'')

With television aerial point, telephone point, radiator, upvc double glazed window to front, two wall light points and stone fireplace with stone hearth and inset open grate.

Dining Room

5.26m(17'3'') x 2.84m(9'4'')

Split level room with two radiators, telephone point, feature exposed ceiling timbers and secondary glazed window to rear. Glazed internal door with steps up to:

Sitting Room

5.54m(18'2'') x 4.09m(13'5'')

Upvc double glazed bow window to front, two radiators, feature exposed ceiling timbers, impressive feature stone fireplace with rustic timber mantel and stone hearth plus inset open grate with canopy. The fireplace incorporates a display niche and has raised plinths ideal for hi-fi / entertainment equipment. Double glazed sliding patio doors leading out to a rear patio. Two wall light points.

Dining Kitchen

6.05m(19'10'') x 3.61m(11'10'')

Kitchen Area

Fitted with an extensive range of medium oak fronted units comprising eye level cupboards with matching base cupboards and drawers. Granite effect laminate working surfaces with tiled surrounds, single drainer single bowl stainless steel sink with mixer tap, built in Neff double oven with integrated Neff microwave above. Four place ceramic Neff hob with Neff stainless steel extractor hood above. Space and plumbing connections for dishwasher, upvc double glazed window with far reaching views to side. The kitchen is open plan to a sizeable dining area.

Dining Area

With radiator, upvc double glazed windows on two sides, feature exposed ceiling timbers, telephone point (broadband connection) and feature stone fireplace with quarry tiled hearth, timber mantel and inset Villager multi fuel cast iron stove (with back boiler/water heater).

Utiility Room

2.84m(9'4'') x 2.77m(9'1'')

Tiled floor, single drainer single bowl sink with mixer tap, window to rear, stable door to outside, ample space for white goods including space and plumbing connections for an automatic washing machine. Fitted eye level and base units and open doorway with sliding door to:


Low level wc, fitted coat hooks, double glazed window to side, tiled floor and free standing oil fired Worcester central heating boiler.

First Floor Landing

Upvc double glazed window with pleasant rural outlook to rear. Access to loft space.

Bedroom One

3.68m(12'1'') x 3.63m(11'11'')

Radiator,telephone point, tv aerial, upvc double glazed window with pleasant rural outlook to front and smaller upvc double glazed window to side with far reaching views.

Bedroom Two

3.63m(11'11'') x 2.92m(9'7'')

With radiator and upvc double glazed window with pleasant outlook to front.

Bedroom Three

2.87m(9'5'') x 2.18m(7'2'')

With radiator and upvc double glazed window with far reaching rural views and views of the paddocks to rear.


Sizeable family bathroom fitted with a three piece coloured suite comprising panelled bath with shower attachment, pedestal wash basin and low level wc. Built in airing and cylinder cupboard housing lagged hot water cylinder, partly tiled walls, radiator, strip light with shaver point and upvc double glazed window with obscure glass.

Detached Double Garage

5.36m(17'7'') x 5.79m(19'0'')

With double timber doors to front. Electric light and power. Adjacent brick outbuilding providing lockable tool store (10'7 x 7') with an adjacent workshop/store (14'6 x 10'8) (this room is a former shippon and still has stalls for the keeping of livestock).

Stable/Loose Box

4.95m(16'3'') x 3.38m(11'1'')

With electric light and stable door to rear.


Mains electricity and water are connectd. Mains drains connection. Oil fired central heating.
None of the services have been tested. Wright Manley can therefore provide no guarantee.


The Tenure is understood to be freehold but this detail has not been confirmed from the Title Deeds. Vacant possession upon completion.


Strictly by appointment with the Agents Wright Manley Chester Office 15 Grosvenor Street Chester CH1 2DD Telephone No: 01244 317833. Fax No: 01244 320701
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Opening Hours
Mon- Fri 9.00 - 5.30 p.m.
Sat 9.00 - 4.00 p.m.


MISREPRESENTATION ACT 1967. Messrs Wright-Manley for themselves and for the vendors or Lessors of this property, whose agents they are, give notice that:1.The particulars are set out as general outline only for the guidance of intending purchasers, and do not constitute, nor constitute part of, an offer or contract. 2.All descriptions and references to condition and necessary permissions for use and occupation, and other details are given in good faith and are believed to be correct but any intending purchasers or tenants should not rely on them as statements or representations of fact but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each of them. 3. No person in the employment of Messrs.Wright-Manley has any authority to make any representation whatever in relation to this property.

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03 November 2011


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