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7 bedroom detached house for sale

Lyth Hill Road, Bayston Hill, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Under Offer £675,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Master bedroom
  • Six further bedrooms
  • Bathroom
  • Shower room
  • Hall | Cloaks room | WC
  • Three reception rooms
  • Kitchen breakfast room
  • Morning room
  • Utility room | Pantry | Cellar
  • EPC rating F | 4.57 acres

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Betley House was originally built in the late Victorian era but has been greatly extended over the years to provide the most fantastic and extensive accommodation. This building is now in need of a scheme of refurbishment and could undoubtedly be a wonderful family home. The accommodation is very impressive with the principal reception rooms being of a generous size, the drawing room being a particularly light room with parquet flooring. The adjacent dining room and sitting room are equally well proportioned, whilst there is also a breakfast room and morning room. The kitchen features a range of fitted units, but has tremendous scope to be extended into the breakfast room. There is also a utility room, pantry and cellar.

The first floor accommodation boasts seven bedrooms with the principal room having direct access onto a balcony which allows full appreciation of the spectacular view. The bedrooms are served by a bathroom and shower room each with a WC.

The land
The land sits below the gardens. The grounds in
total measure 4.57 acres.

Betley House occupies a spectacular position set on Lyth Hill which is located to the south of Shrewsbury. The house itself enjoys breathtaking
views across this pretty part of the country including Haughmond Hill, the Wrekin and the South Shropshire Hills.

Bayston Hill offers a range of amenities including shops, doctors' surgeries and schooling, whilst only a short drive away is the County Town of Shrewsbury. Shrewsbury offers an extensive range of shopping, leisure and social facilities. Recreational facilities include the new theatre, Theatre Severn, the Quarry Park with the world
famous flower show and a wide selection of restaurants.

Betley House is ideally placed for a good selection of schools, including Shrewsbury School, Shrewsbury High School for Girls as well as preparatory schools such as Kingsland Grange and Prestfelde.

The A5 is a short distance away and provide road links to the North West via Oswestry and to the east via Telford to Birmingham. A rail service is available in Shrewsbury with trains to London, Birmingham and Chester. Airports are available at Liverpool, Manchester and Birmingham.

The property is approached via a tarmacadam drive lined with mature Scots pine with a large turning area in front of the house. The majority
of the garden lies to the rear of the property which extends beyond a sun terrace, largely being laid to lawn over two levels with stone steps descending from the upper to the lower. Beyond there is an extensive border, which is particularly well stocked.


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26 March 2016

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