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6 bedroom detached house for sale
The Orchard, Linney, Ludlow, Shropshire
- Impressive Edwardian building.
- Many original features.
- Extensive views from its elevated position.
- Five first floor bedrooms. Ensuite. Two bathrooms.
- Four ground floor reception rooms. Third bathroom.
- Purpose built one bedroom, living room, shower room annexe.
- Two car garage. Plenty of parking.
- Attractive manageable gardens.
Tenure: FreeholdAn imposing residence of distinction ideal for a family or anyone seeking an annexe facility in one of the foremost locations of the historic town.
This unique residence, within just a few hundred yards walk of the town centre, was built about 100 years ago and has been greatly improved in a sympathetic style to provide a large family house with an opportunity for several uses including bed and breakfast.
Features include oak parquet flooring, original quarry tiles, picture rails, original cornice and internal doors. Most of the sash windows are also original and there are working fireplaces throughout the house.
The gas centrally heated partly double glazed house stands in a southerly facing elevated position looking out towards the ancient battlements of Ludlow Castle, the dominant tower of Ludlow Church to the east and the distant hills beyond the town. Linney is regarded as one of the most sought after of residential areas.
A connected ground floor annexe, originally designed for an elderly relative, has wheelchair access.
Documented evidence of all work undertaken to the property by the present owners is available for inspection.
Great care has been taken to reduce maintenance costs. We are advised that cavity wall insulation has been installed, rare in a house of this age.
Two recently re-fitted bath or shower rooms are on the first floor as well as a good size ensuite bathroom to the main bedroom plus a fourth bathroom facility on the ground floor as well as a shower room in the annexe.
The large kitchen has been re-fitted and includes a double width cooker with gas hob and electric ovens plus built in refrigerator and freezer.
The gardens have been designed for easy maintenance and measure approximately 140' wide x 165' deep and include tiered lawns, a vegetable area with greenhouse and a large ornamental fish pool.
The historic town of Ludlow is renowned for its charm and character. From the house the able bodied can ascend to the street of Upper Linney and be amongst the town shops within just a few hundred yards walk.
This is a particularly fine property the like of which rarely comes onto the open market.