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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Sycamore Close, Craven Arms

Sold STC £245,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 4 Bedroom Detached House
  • Private Rear Garden
  • Spacious Accommodation
  • Far Reaching Views From Upper Floors
  • Head of Cul-Du-Sac Position
  • Attached Garage

Full description

As if sent straight from Heaven, you'll be praying you're the first through the gates to secure this delightful four bedroom detached family home! In a sought after development on the outskirts of the holy/market town of Craven Arms is this well presented modern property fit for Jesus himself!

Overview - 42 Sycamore Close is a detached modern property, which has been well maintained by the current owners since first purchased off the developer. The property is set on a generous plot located towards the head of the cul-du-sac, less than 0.5 miles West of the town centre in a quiet and well regarded suburb. An ideal family home, this beautiful house caters for all modern day living requirements and features 3 receptions room, 4 bedrooms, an attached garage and a sizeable private rear garden. Open to a range of potential purchasers lending to its flexible and spacious internal accommodation, viewing is highly recommend on this South East facing home.

Benefiting from distant views over the surrounding countryside to the front and rear, 42 Sycamore Close is situated within the market town of Craven Arms. Described as the 'Gateway to the Marches' Craven Arms is located on the A49 and is found within the encompassing Shropshire Hills, historic manor houses, fortified castles and beautiful countryside. Offering a good range of facilities including a supermarket, doctors surgery, banks, Post office, petrol station, butchers, bakery and its own array of independent shops Craven Arms offers everything you will need for day to day living. The town also benefits from the welsh marches railway line and station, with regular trains throughout the day leading north to the county town of Shrewsbury and South to the medieval town of Ludlow and beyond. The historic tourist town of Ludlow is an architectural gem with a stunning array of Tudor, Georgian and Victorian properties. A gastronomic centre, Ludlow plays host to the annual food festival which attracts 20,000 visitors to the town. It is also home to a wonderful array of eating establishments including the famous Mr. Underhills Michelin starred restaurant. 21 miles north Shrewsbury, the birth place of Charles Darwin, is a vibrant and lively town with a very cosmopolitan yet traditional atmosphere. The towns 660 listed buildings are complimented by a host of trendy and sophisticated bars and restaurants, the medieval streets do however still retain many classic public houses and dining establishments. Built on the River Severn the town hosts the annual Shrewsbury Flower Show which is one of the largest and oldest horticultural shows in the country attracting over 100,000 visitors. Home to 4 shopping centres, 2 significant retail parks and countless independent retailers the town is an excellent place to enjoy some retail therapy. For lovers of the outdoors and as previously mentioned Craven Arms is a haven for nature enthusiasts and those of an active disposition. Surrounded by stunning scenic countryside with rolling hill tops as far as the eye can see the town and nearby surroundings are popular with walkers and cyclists with a variety of recreational and activity centres within the area. A little further afield you will find Church Stretton, also known as 'little Switzerland' this neighbouring town is nestled at the foot of Shropshire Hills and enjoys direct access to over 20 square miles of National Trust land known as the Long Mynd.

Built in 2006 the dwelling is approached over a tarmacadam driveway with parking for 2 vehicles and an attached garage as previously mentioned. Internally the accommodation comprises of an entrance hallway with doors opening to a spacious and light living room and separate large separate dining room ideal for entertaining or a home office. From the living room a door opens into the second sitting room currently used as a family play room, and overlooks the rear gardens and patio area through French doors. This room also provides potential to be extended into the Breakfast kitchen area if required, to create a spacious, light and airy room (subject to all necessary planning permission). From The sitting room/ playroom a door leads into the fully equipt kitchen with a good range of storage units, double oven, gas hob and integrated dishwasher. A door leads through into the utility room, WC and rear garden and back through into the hallway. On the first floor the property accommodates a roomy landing with airing cupboard off, family bathroom and 4 bedrooms to include 3 doubles and a single. The two main bedrooms are fitted with integrated wardrobes with ample room for further storage and furnishings and enjoy views over the surrounding countryside to the front and rear. The master bedroom also benefits the luxury of an en suite shower room.

Externally the low maintenance front garden has a mixture of gravelled sections, flower beds, and mature shrubs. A paved pathway leads from the off road parking and garage to the front entrance door and side entrance gate, which leads around to the rear garden. The private, level rear garden, overlooks surrounding countryside which could be a lovely children's play area is mainly laid to lawn with well defined, secure fenced boundaries. With planted and hedged borders there is adequate space for an outside shed and there is also a large paved patio area, a real suntrap, which poses as an excellent entertaining space within the summer months. Rear doors lead back into the garage, sitting room/play room and utility.

Accommodation List - -

Entrance Hall -

Dining Room - 5.0m x 2.5m (16'4" x 8'2") -

Living Room - 5.5m x 3.9m (18'0" x 12'9") -

Sitting Room/ Play Room - 3.8m x 2.4m (12'5" x 7'10") -

Kitchen - 3.8m x 2.5m (12'5" x 8'2") -

Utility Room - 1.8m x 1.8m (5'10" x 5'10") -

Landing -

Master Bedroom - 3.8m x 3.5m (max) (12'5" x 11'5" (max)) -

En Suite -

Bedroom 2 - 3.3m x 2.7m (10'9" x 8'10") -

Bedroom 3 - 2.9m x 2.5m (9'6" x 8'2") -

Bedroom 4 - 2.4m x 2.2m (7'10" x 7'2") -

Bathroom -

Garage - 5.1m x 2.6m (16'8" x 8'6") -

Council Tax - Band E

Services - Mains waters, gas, electric and drainage.

Heating - Gas fired central heating.

Links To Central London - Via Road - travel time is approximately 3hrs 29mins based on a 164 mile journey travelling along the M6 and then M1.
Via Rail travel time is approximately 3hrs 14min hours based on a standard transfer from Craven Arms to London Euston via Shrewsbury and Wolverhampton.

Nearest Airports - Birmingham Approximately 69 miles (duration: 1hr 31min via road)
Liverpool John Lennon Approximately 85miles (duration: 1hrs 55min via road)
Manchester Approximately 86 miles (duration: 1hr 54min via road)
Bristol Approximately 104 miles (duration: 2hr 22min via road)

Disclaimer - Notice: The Property Misdescription Act Holters for themselves and for the vendors or lessors of this property whose agents they are give notice that: 1. These particulars are set out as a general outline only for the guidance of intended purchasers or lessors and do not constitute part of an offer or contract. 2. All descriptions, dimensions, reference to condition and necessary permissions for use and occupation, and other details are given without responsibility and any intending purchasers or tenants should not rely on them as statements or representations of fact but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each term of them. 3. The vendors or lessors do not make or give, and neither do Holters for themselves nor any person in their employment has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatever in relation to this property.

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