5 bedroom detached house for sale

Uplands, Watling Street North, Church Stretton, Shropshire, SY6 7AR

Offers in Region of £425,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached spacious Edwardian period house
  • Close to the town centre facilities
  • Large established gardens
  • gas central heating
  • Reception hall with cloakroom and cloaks/wc
  • Lounge, sitting room dining room and study
  • Kitchen
  • 5 bedrooms, one with en-suite
  • Family bathroom
  • Internal view highly recommended

Full description

Watling Street North is located on the eastern side of the Stretton Valley and is a popular residential area which leads to small country lanes leading to the Caer Caradoc Hill and open walking countryside. The town centre is within easy walking distance. Uplands lies on the western side of the road in delightful well established gardens extending to almost quarter of an acre. It stands in a slightly elevated position enjoying panoramic views of the Stretton Valley and Long Mynd range of hills.

The Property is a detached Edwardian period house dating from the early 1900s. Traditionally constructed of brick with some rendered elevations under a tiled roof it has been well maintained and offers spacious accommodation including period features. reception hall, cloakroom, cloaks/wc, living room, sitting room, kitchen, garden room/study, landing, 5 bedrooms, one having an en-suite shower room and main bath/shower room. It benefits from gas central heating and the original windows are secondary glazed. There is a large loft area which, subject to building regulations could be converted.

Uplands is set back from the road and approached over a wide bricked paved drive. There is a double garage and log store. The larger rear garden is approached either side of the house via paths and hand gates. They are terraced with mature boundary hedges and trees, level lawn areas.

Church Stretton lies amidst the South Shropshire Hills midway between Shrewsbury (13 miles) and Ludlow (14 miles) along the A49 road. It can claim to be one of the most beautifully situated towns in England and attracts walkers and country lovers from all over the UK. It is a really thriving community with societies, clubs, public houses and restaurants. It has a population of around 4,000 and being a popular market and tourist town it offers excellent shopping facilities including supermarkets, specialist shops, ladies and men's fashion shops and banks. There are churches, excellent education and recreational facilities, the 'Mayfair' community centre together with good health care, bus and rail communications. Telford lies within easy commuting distance where the M54 gives easy access to the West Midlands and Birmingham.

ACCOMMODATION

Recessed arched ENTRANCE PORCH with quarry tiled floor, original door with stained glass panels.

RECEPTION HALL with original mosaic tiled floor, ornate archway, radiator and under stairs storage cupboard.

CLOAKS/WC with white suite, low level WC, wash basin with tiled splashback, radiator.

LIVING ROOM (3.61m x 4.98m maximum into bay)(11'10" x 16'4" maximum into bay) with large bay window enjoying delightful views, boarded floor, 2 radiators, double aspect, coving, arched fire place with 'Jotul' wood burning stove. Door to

GARDEN ROOM (3.10m x 1.88m approx) (10'2" x 6'2" approx) with boarded floor, radiator, coving, partly glazed door to garden.

SITTING ROOM (4.19m x 4.98 maximum into bay) (13'9" x 16'4" maximum into bay) with large bay window with views, boarded floor, double aspect,2 radiators, coving and arched fireplace recess with gas point.

CLOAKS ROOM (1.93m x 1.5m approx) (6'4" x 4'11" approx) with boarded floor, radiator and coat hooks

DINING ROOM (3.76m x 3.61m approx0 (12'42 x 11'10" approx) with boarded floor, and radiator

KITCHEN (3.94m x 3m approx) (12'11" x 9'10" approx) with wood strip floor, range of modern units to 3 walls including floor cupboards with drawers, matching wall cupboards, 1 bowl stainless steel sink unit, radiator, wood panel ceiling with down lighters Integral 'NEFF' dishwasher, inset Neff 4 ring gas hob, gas double oven and grill unit, illuminated work tops and stable style entrance door with glazed light.

REAR ENTRANCE LOBBY with radiator, wood strip floor, radiator, partly glazed door to forecourt.

STAIRCASE from reception hall with fitted carpet to a galleried first floor landing with fitted carpet, radiator, stained glass window and leaded lights and access to large loft space with pull down ladder, offering potential for further bedroom accommodation if desired.

BEDROOM 1 (4.37m x 3.73m approx) (14'4" x 12'3" approx) with original fireplace surround, radiator, and delightful views across the Stretton Valley.

BEDROOM 2 (4.24m x 3.94m approx) (13'11" x 12'11" approx) with original period fireplace with cast iron grate and tiled hearth, radiator. Delightful views across the Stretton Valley.

BEDROOM 3 (3.86m x 3.53m maximum plus door recess) (12'8" x 11'7" maximum plus door recess) with fitted carpet, original fire surround, radiator, door to:

EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM with tiled shower cubicle with glazed screen door and 'Mira' shower unit, low level WC, and wash hand basin. Partly tiled walls and radiator.

BEDROOM 4 (3.94m x 3.63m maximum into recess) (12'11" x 11'11" maximum into
recess) with original fire surround with tiled hearth, radiator and views towards Caer Caradoc.

BEDROOM 5 (3.10m x 2.08m approx) (10'2" x 6' 10" approx) with radiator, delightful view towards the Long Mynd.

BATHROOM (3.05m x 2.82m approx) (10' x 9'3" approx) with ceramic tiled floor, fully tiled walls, heated towel rail, extractor fan, panelled bath with mixer tap and shower attachment. Wide shower cubicle, wash basin, low level WC. Airing cupboard with pressurised hot water cylinder and wall mounted 'Ideal Classic' gas fired boiler.

SEPARATE WC with low level WC, radiator and wash hand basin.

DETACHED DOUBLE GARAGE (5.49m x 4.72m approx) (18' x 15'6" approx) with up and over front door, power and lighting, plumbing for washing machine and side access door.

SERVICES We understand all mains services are connected.
COUNCIL TAX Band 'G' Tax payable 2015/16 ~ 2640.90
LOCAL AUTHORITY Shropshire Council, Shirehall, Shrewsbury, SY2 6ND
Telephone 03456 789000
WATER AUTHORITY Severn Trent Water, Shelton, Shrewsbury SY3 8BJ
Telephone 08457 500500
VIEWING By appointment through WRIGHTS ESTATE AGENTS telephone 01694 722237
Office opening hours Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. Saturday 9am to 1pm
FINANCE SUPPORT We are local agents for the Yorkshire Building Society and can arrange appointments for purchasers requiring mortgages.
PROPERTY MISDESCRIPTION ACT 1991
Wrights have prepared these sale particulars to help you choose a property. Care has been given in the preparation of these particulars but Wrights hereby give notice that Wrights have not tested any equipment, fitting or services and so cannot verify they are in working order. Details of Tenure can only be confirmed by inspection of the Title Deeds, a matter for a Solicitor. All dimension included in these details are approximate.


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