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3 bedroom cottage for sale

Wistanswick, Market Drayton

Sold by Us £299,500

Property Description

Key features

  • Delightful Two Hundred Year Old Period Cottage
  • Entrance Porch, Dining Kitchen
  • Lounge, Utility Room/Boot Room
  • Three Double Bedrooms, Bathroom
  • Workshop, Stone Outbuilding, Allotment
  • Dog & Chicken Run, Patio Area
  • Driveway Parking, Stunning Country Views
  • Many Character Features
  • Viewing Highly Recommended
  • No Upward Chain, Energy Rating F-25

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

PROPERTY This delightful two hundred year old cottage has such a lovely homely feel that you will want to move in the minute you set foot through the door. With its timber ceiling beams, exposed brickwork and Oak staircase, this quintessential cottage in the picturesque hamlet of Wistanwick offers an idyllic haven in the Shropshire countryside. On entry you will be greeted with a stunning country style kitchen, with its original stove oven and Belfast sink, a useful utility/boot room and lounge with a log burner fireplace. Leading to the first floor, you will find three double bedrooms and bathroom with a stunning free standing slipper bath tub. The extensive gardens are mainly laid to lawn with a splendid assortment of flourishing shrubs, rose bushes, hedgerows and mature trees. Furthermore there is a sand stone building that is currently used as a workshop and log store, a Summerhouse, chicken run with hen house, a further lawned dog run and a patio area. There is a gravelled driveway that provides ample parking and an established allotment. All in all, the perfect opportunity live the good life! 

LOCATION The hamlet of Wistanswick is situated approximately 7 miles distant of the town of Market Drayton which offers a wide variety of amenities such as schools, specialist and high street shops, supermarkets and health and leisure facilities. The larger towns of Newport, Shrewsbury, Telford and Newcastle-under-Lyme are all in commutable distance of Wistanswick. 


OAK ENTRANCE PORCH With Victorian tram lamp, pitch tiled roof and oak door to; 

DINING KITCHEN 18' 11" x 12' 0" (5.79m x 3.66m) Having a range of bespoke fitted wall, drawer and base units with pine work surfaces over, rustic slate tiled floor, Rangemaster double oven and five burner hob with Rangemaster extractor fan over, Victorian cast iron stove within a brick inglenook, space and plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, space for American fridge freezer, Belfast sink with brass mixer tap over, oak double glazed windows to the front and rear, Glow worm condensing boiler and ceiling spot lights.  

ENTRANCE HALLWAY With exposed brick, oak stair case to first floor and doors to; 

LOUNGE 12' 9" x 11' 11" (3.89m x 3.63m) With log burner within original brick fireplace and slate hearth, ceiling beam and two oak double glazed windows to the front. 

UTILITY ROOM/BOOT ROOM 12' 5" x 7' 2" (3.80m x 2.20m) With windows to the front and rear, plumbing for appliances, stable door to the rear garden and doors to the front and; 

WORKSHOP 14' 3" x 11' 2" (4.34m x 3.4m) With power, window and door to outside. 


LANDING AREA Having feature brick wall with floor LED lighting, ceiling beams, loft hatch, wall lights and two oak double glazed windows to the side. 

BEDROOM ONE 12' 10" x 10' 4" (3.91m x 3.15m) With double glazed window to the front, oak floor, Victorian cast iron fire, exposed brick wall, ceiling spot lights, wall lights and feature radiator.  

BEDROOM TWO 10' 5" x 10' 4" (3.18m x 3.15m) With oak flooring, Victorian cast iron fireplace, LED ceiling spot lights, Oak double glazed window to the front, wall lights, exposed sandstone wall and feature radiator. 

BEDROOM THREE 9' 11 max" x 7' 9" (3.02m x 2.36m) Having oak floor, oak double glazed window to the rear, fitted double wardrobes, ceiling beams and spot lights and feature radiator.  

BATHROOM Having a fitted suite that includes a slipper bath with shower over, low level wc, and pedestal wash hand basin. Also with double glazed window to the side, Victorian cast iron radiator and ceiling beams and spotlights. 

EXTERNALLY Timber gates lead to a gravelled driveway that offers ample parking enclosed by post and rail fencing. Paths lead to the lawn area that overlooks the adjacent paddock, there you will also find a lovely Summerhouse where you can sit and enjoy the delightful country views.
To the side of the property there is a further lawned area with sandstone steps, under a rose archway, that lead to an established allotment with a green house, polytunnel and garden shed. You will also find a chicken run, with a hen house and dog run and patio area. Not forgetting the abundance of flourishing shrubs, rose bushes, hedge rows and mature trees.

OUTBUILDING 11' 9" x 6' 2" (3.58m x 1.88m) Sandstone building used for log store and workshop.  

ENERGY PERFORMANCE CERTIFICATE The full energy performance certificate (EPC) is available for this property upon request. 

FLOOR PLAN Not to scale. 

SERVICES We are advised that mains water and electricity are available with LPG gas and septic tank drainage. Barbers have not tested any apparatus, equipment, fittings etc or services to this property, so cannot confirm that they are in working order or fit for purpose. A buyer is recommended to obtain confirmation from their Surveyor or Solicitor. 

HOW TO FIND THE PROPERTY Leave Market Drayton on the A53 towards Shrewsbury and at the Tern Hill roundabout, turn left on the A41 towards Newport. Continue on this road and take the fourth turning on the right signposted Hodnet and Stoke on Tern. Continue on this road past the Red Lion public house and the property will be found on the left hand side a short distance along and can be identified by our for sale board.  

TENURE We are advised that the property is Freehold and this will be confirmed by the Vendors Solicitor during the Pre- Contract Enquiries. Vacant possession upon completion. 

LOCAL AUTHORITY Council tax enquiries, Revenues & Benefit, Shropshire Council, Shirehall, Shrewsbury, SY2 6ND.
Tel: 0345 678 9002 

VIEWING ARRANGEMENTS By arrangement with the Agents Office at Tower House, Maer Lane, Market Drayton, TF9 3SH
Tel: 01630 653641 or email: 

METHOD OF SALE For Sale by Private Treaty. 

DISCLAIMER PROPERTY DETAILS For clarification we wish to inform prospective purchasers that we have prepared these sales details as a general guide. We have not carried out a detailed survey nor tested the services, appliances, and specific fittings. Room sizes should not be relied upon for carpets and furnishings. The measurements given are approximate. 


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12 August 2015


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