3 bedroom cottage for sale

Croft Lane , Little Shrewley

Offers in Excess of £1,200,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Delightful Character Cottage
  • Idyllic Approx. 6 Acre Setting
  • 4 Reception Room & 3 Bedrooms
  • Detached 4 Car Garage with Recreation Room above

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Little Shrewley is a most delightful unspoilt hamlet located just off the Old Warwick Road and well placed for access to Shrewley, Claverdon, Warwick and Leamington Spa. Local shops are available at both Shrewley and Claverdon and there is also a train service from Hatton Station (within 1 mile).

The larger centres of Stratford upon Avon, Warwick and Leamington Spa are also easily accessible, as are Solihull and Birmingham. In addition, the National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham International Airport and Railway Station are also available within an approximate half hour's drive. The M40 motorway junction at Longbridge Island, Warwick is also easily accessible providing fast links to London. 

DESCRIPTION Shrewley Fields occupies a totally unspoilt private location at the end of a long driveway set amidst in approximately 6 acres which offer beautifully presented south facing gardens and level paddock enclosures.

This exceptionally appealing timber framed country residence is set back behind a deep lawned fore-garden with ornamental pond with pretty footbridge over and a gravel driveway with lamplights having automatic sensor lighting leads to the substantial detached garage block.

A timber gate leads through to the rear of the property with York stone paved terrace which gives access to a formal front entrance leading into the reception hall with a fitted cloakroom. There are four delightful character reception rooms which include a lounge with an inglenook fireplace and wood burning stove, a television room/snug, plus a study with a wood-burner and a lovely dining conservatory overlooking the garden, with doors also linking into the breakfast kitchen. The fitted breakfast kitchen boasts an attractive range of hand painted units with granite worktops and the recently installed electric three oven cream Aga, beautifully complements the décor of the kitchen. There is a stable door to the garden, plus a useful utility room leading off.

Upstairs, the principal bedroom suite has double doors which open on to a good sized balcony, an ideal spot to enjoy a quiet cup of coffee or a glass of wine whilst savouring the peaceful southerly views over the garden and fields beyond. The principal suite also has a useful dressing room with fitted wardrobes having automatic lighting, plus a well- equipped and upgraded shower room. There are two further double bedrooms, plus an excellent family bathroom, complete with shower.

The gardens to Shrewley Fields form a perfect setting as they completely wrap around the property, providing an aura of space and tranquillity. An absolute gem in the garden is the unique detached Barbecue House â€" brilliant for entertaining and complete with central in-built gas barbecue, bench seating for 12 people or more and range of fun accessories â€" a must for every family!

Located to one side of the property is a substantial detached garage block, which currently offers garaging for four cars, implement/garden storage facilities plus central hallway with ground floor shower room and an amazing light and spacious first floor recreation/games/hobbies room above. Indeed, services are available to enable conversion of this building into ancillary accommodation, should this be required and subject to any requisite planning consents.

The principal south facing gardens are extremely neat and well- tended and contain a York stone paved terrace with outside lighting, variety of mature trees with up- lighting, extensive lawns and shrub and flower borders. In addition there is screened kitchen garden area with soft fruit canes and greenhouse with power and water supply. There are also compost areas and a range of timber log stores.

Here then is a pretty half-timbered Grade II country cottage residence in an idyllic spot set amidst approximately 6 acres of lovely south facing gardens and grounds and discreetly tucked away in this unspoilt rural hamlet. 

FLOOR AREAS Main House 2,073.6 sq.ft. (192.6 sq.m.)
Garage/Annex 2,005.1 sq.ft. (186.3 sq.m.) 

SHREWLEY FIELDS  

GROUND FLOOR * Porch
* Reception Hall with Cloakroom Off
* Study 3.90m (12'10") x 3.03m (9'11")
* Family Room 3.68m (12'1") x 3.54m (11'7")
* Lounge 3.99m (13'1") x 4.66m (15'4")
* Dining Room/Conservatory 3.07m (10'1") x 4.71m (15'5")
* Kitchen/Breakfast Room 3.07m (10'1") x 6.45m (21.2")
* Utility Room 2.85m (9'4") max. x 2.52m (8'3") with W.C. off 

FIRST FLOOR * Landing
* Master Bedroom 6.67m (21'11") x 3.35m (11'0") with Balcony, Dressing Room and En Suite Shower Room
* Bedroom Two 3.10m (10'2") x 4.74m (15'7")
* Bedroom Three 3.90m (12'10") x 2.98m (9'9")
* Family Bathroom 

GARAGE/ANNEX  

GROUND FLOOR * Entrance Hall with Shower Room off
* Garage One 5.02m (16'6") x 4.92m (16'2")
* Garage Two 5.49m (18'0") x 2.42m (7'11")
* Garage Three 5.49m (18'0") x 4.90m (16'1")
* Workshop 5.49m (18'0") x 2.59m (8'6") 

FIRST FLOOR * Recreation/Hobbies/Games Room 5.38m (18'8") x 9.80m (32'2")
* Kitchen 5.38m (17'8") x 2.42m (7'11")
* Loft Space 5.47m (17'11") x 4.92m (16'2 

Subjective comments in these details imply the opinion of the selling Agent at the time these details were prepared. Naturally, the opinions of purchasers may differ.

Money Laundering: We have in place procedures and controls which are designed to forestall and prevent Money Laundering. If we suspect that a supplier, customer/client, or employee is committing a Money Laundering offence as defined by the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002, we will in accordance with our legal responsibilities disclose the suspicion to the National Crime Agency.

Agents Note: We have not tested any of the electrical, central heating or sanitaryware appliances. Purchasers should make their own investigations as to the workings of the relevant items. All room measurements and mileages quoted in these sales particulars are approximate.

Fixtures and Fittings: All those items mentioned in these particulars by way of fixtures and fittings are deemed to be included in the sale price. Others, if any, are excluded. However, we would always advise that this is confirmed by the purchaser at the point of offer.

Tenure: The property is Freehold with vacant possession upon completion of the purchase.

Services: Mains electricity, drainage and water are connected. Central heating is provided by an LPG system..

Local Authority: Warwick District Council.

Postal Address: The correct postal address of the property is understood to be Shrewley Fields, Croft Lane, Little Shrewley, Warwick CV35 7HL.

Land: It is suggested that prior to exchange of contracts, prospective purchasers walk the land and boundaries in order to satisfy themselves as to the exact area of land they are purchasing and also to check all fixtures and fittings either included or excluded in the sale.

Directions: From the agents office in Hockley Heath proceed south along the A3400 Stratford Road and turn immediately left in to the Old Warwick Road in the direction of Warwick. Proceed along the Old Warwick Road through the village of Rowington and after passing Shrewley Crossroads take the next left turn to Little Shrewley. Proceed into the hamlet and turn left into Croft Lane. Shrewley Fields can be found at the end of the lane on the left hand side. 


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27 April 2016

Nearest stations

  • Hatton (0.8 mi)
  • Claverdon (2.2 mi)
  • Warwick Parkway (3.0 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Hatton (0.8 mi)
  • Claverdon (2.2 mi)
  • Warwick Parkway (3.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

The John Shepherd Collection, Hockley Heath

The Old School House, 2360 Stratford Road, Hockley Heath, B94 6QT

01564 655010 Local call rate

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