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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Lower Hollicott, The Down, Bridgnorth, Shropshire, WV16 6UA

Offers in Region of £650,000

Property Description

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A period residence dating back to approximately 1640 with five bedrooms and three reception rooms. Standing in just under an acre of grounds occupying an elevated position with spectacular views of rolling Shropshire countryside and a timber framed outbuilding. Bridgnorth - 3 miles, Much Wenlock - 9 miles, Ludlow - 17 miles, Wolverhampton - 18 miles, Shrewsbury - 22 miles (All distances are approximate)

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The living accommodation leads from a small hall into a large formal dining room with many features and the southerly view to the front and featuring an Inglenook fireplace. Behind an exposed oak framed wall, stairs lead to the first floor. The dining room leads into a bespoke French Oak framed conservatory having underfloor heating and full height glazed panelling. This stunning addition gives all round views of the garden with a landscaped pond viewed directly from the gable end with surrounding decking. The views are far reaching in a southerly and westerly direction over rolling Shropshire Hills. The sitting room again features an inglenook and some exposed oak framing and gives a further access into the charming kitchen, a lovely country home hum of the house that leads on into the breakfast area, cloakroom, boot room and a large utility (back kitchen) with the adjoining garage attached. (This area of the house would be suitable for conversion into self contained accommodation should it be required). The first floor suite of three bedrooms again has lovely exposed beam work, the house bathroom, master bedroom en-suite and guest bedroom shower room and large walk-in wardrobe. A winding staircase leads to the second floor loft rooms that have a wealth of exposed trusses and oak beams, currently divided into a guest bedroom with shower en-suite, a further bedroom and study area.





The gardens surrounding the house are just under an acre and extremely private. A shared track from the road leads to the driveway which continues past a parking and turning area to a detached timber framed Kingsland stable block and the house garage. The gardens are maturely planted with well stocked borders and flower beds for spring and summer colour. There are large lawned areas and a vegetable patch.





Lower Hollicott is located off the Ludlow Road (B4634) just beyond the Down Country Pub and Restaurant. Being within 3 miles of the Historic Market Town of Bridgnorth, this is a very sought after semi-rural location, most for access to schools, amenities and for commuters along the by-pass. Bridgnorth facilities include a Hospital, other medical practices, large selection of shops, eateries and sports facilities. There are also many attractions for visitors such as the Severn Valley Railway, River Severn walks and the Cliff Railway.



SERVICES:

We are advised by our client that mains water and electricity are connected. Oil fired central heating. Drainage is via a septic tank. Verification should be obtained from your surveyor.

TENURE:

We are advised by our client that the property is FREEHOLD. Verification should be obtained by your Solicitors.

COUNCIL TAX:

Shropshire Council. Tax band: G

FIXTURES AND FITTINGS:

By separate negotiation.

VIEWING:

Viewing strictly by appointment only.
Please contact the selling agents Berriman Eaton 01746 766499 or Strutt & Parker 01584 873711

DIRECTIONS:

Proceed along the Ludlow Road B4364 out of Bridgnorth. Pass The Punchbowl public house on the right hand side and continue along the Ludlow Road for approximately two miles. upon reaching The Down Inn public house located on the right hand side, turn right into a private track. Proceed up the track and Lower Hollicott can be found on the left hand side through the gated entrance.

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Added on Rightmove:
25 October 2012

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Berriman Eaton, Bridgnorth

23 Whitburn Street, Bridgnorth, WV16 4QN

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