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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Church Stoke, Montgomery, Powys

Guide Price £349,995

Property Description

Key features

  • Spectacular Position with Stunning Views
  • Shropshire/Powys Border
  • Renovated Cottage
  • 2 Reception Rooms
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Delightful Gardens
  • Oil Fired Central Heating
  • EPC ordered

Full description

Occupying a glorious position on the Shropshire/Powys border, early viewing is recommended of this renovated detached property situated at over 1,000ft on the historic Kerry Ridgeway. The Cottage is in a spectacular position with stunning views. The Shropshire town of Bishops Castle is under three miles away and historic Shrewsbury and Ludlow are within driving distance. Snowdon and Cadair Idris can be seen on a clear day. The accommodation comprises : Reception Vestibule, Living Room with slate flagstone floor, all on one level, with a multi fuel burner, Adjacent dining area and kitchen, Single Bedroom/Study, Shower Room, with toilet/basin, Large Utility Room with separate entrance. Oak staircase to spacious landing, Master Bedroom with stunning views and an ensuite bathroom-adaptable for Jack & Jill usage if desired. Fitted wardrobe. Bedroom 2 has similar amazing views original chimney stack with original, but now only ornamental fireplace. Fitted wardrobe and storage cupboard. Lovely gardens with incredible views - one with small secluded summer house and off road parking for 2 cars. Oil Fired Central Heating, Mains Water Supply, Private Drainage. EPC Rating D.

Panel Timber Entrance Door To: -

Reception Vestibule - With cloaks rack, slate flagstone floor, step down to the accommodation.

Living Room With Adjacent Kitchen Breakfast Room - 25'10 x 15'1 extending to 16'10 (7.87m x 4.60m ex - An attractive atmospheric room arranged to different areas:

Fitted Kitchen - With flagstone floor, original Inglenook fireplace with brick built inlay and bread oven, working surface to preparation areas, inset 11/2 bowl sink unit, range of cupboards and drawers to work surface areas, wall cupboards, ceiling timbers, double glazed window with fine open views to the front aspect. The room continues:

Living Room Area - With multi fuel burner to feature raised hearth in venacular stone, ceiling timbers, radiator, double glazed window the front aspect, slate flagstone floor.

Ground Floor Bedroom/Study - 9'9 x 6' (2.97m x 1.83m) - With window to the front, radiator, lighting, ceiling timber.

From the Kitchen, the slate flagstone floor extends to the rear Hallway, serving the remainder of the ground floor accommodation and with staircase ascending to the first floor. This area has overhead velux roof windows together with recessed spot-lighting.

Large Utility Room - 10'8 x 8' (3.25m x 2.44m) - With window to the garden aspect, inset sink unit, working surfaces extends, oil fired ' Firebird' central heating boiler, provision for appliances, flagstone floor, radiator, exterior door.

Ground Floor Shower Room - Presented in a Heritage Style to include: walk-in shower enclosure, WC, wash hand basin - heated towel rail, tiling to floor and wall sections, double glazed windows, recessed lighting.

From the Rear Hallway, the staircase ascends to:

Spacious Landing - Naturally lit by velux roof windows, attractive balustrade.

Master Bedroom With 'Jack & Jill' Bathroom Facility -

Master Bedroom - 12'4 x 13'4 (3.76m x 4.06m) - With radiator, velux roof window, double glazed window with fabulous views to the front aspect, ornamental cast iron fireplace, built-in wardrobe/store cupboard.

Bedroom 2 - 12'9 x 11' (3.89m x 3.35m) - With velux roof window, double glazed windows to front aspect - once again with stunning views, radiator, built-in wardrobe, further store cupboard. Recessed lighting.

Bathroom - With white Heritage Style fittings including: bath with shower screen, shower to bath area, WC, wash hand basin, radiator, attractive tiling to wall sections, velux roof window, recessed lighting.

Outside - The property is approached via the adjacent lane through wicket style gate leading onto the frontage of the Cottage, the front garden being arranged to a shrubbery area with cast iron railings and a flagstone terrace/patio.

Formal Garden - Is arranged to the left hand side of the premises, laid to a lawn section - broadly rectangular in shape with traditional hedging. The Cottage benefits from a stunning aspect and absolutely fabulous panoramic views, the vista stretching from the mountains of the Snowdonia National Park to AE Housman's Blue Remembered Hills. The rear boundary abutting the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

From the lane, double gates lead onto the off road parking area providing parking comfortably for 2 cars. There is an additional lawned garden area with stepping stone style pathway, once again providing a beautiful vista with panoramic views towards Snowdon, The Arans and The Cadair Idris into the far distance.

The lawned area leads to:

Summer House - Providing a lovely outside area - once again with fine, open far reaching views.

Directions: - From Bishops Castle, continue past the Six Bells public house and continue up the hill between the Church and the Six Bells. Take this single track lane for approximately 2 miles until you meet the junction, turn left and continue to the staggered junction, take the lane signposted Kerry Ridgeway (footpath)and continue along this lane for about 1.5 miles until you come to Upper Castlewright Cottage on the left-hand side.

To View - This property contact: Shrewsbury Office on: tel:01743 272710
Church Stretton Office on:01694 722723 Craven Arms Office on:01588 672728
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Local Authority - Poyws County Council.

Council Tax Band E

Services - We understand that the property has oil heating, mains electricity, mains water and private drainage.

Tenure - We understand the tenure is Freehold.

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Important Notice: We take every care in preparing our sales details. They are usually verified by the Vendor. We do not guarantee appliances, alarms, electrical fittings, plumbing, showers, etc. You must satisfy yourself that they operate correctly. Room sizes are approximate; they are usually taken in metric and converted to imperial. Do not use them to buy carpets or furniture. We cannot verify the tenure, as we do not have access to the legal title; we cannot guarantee boundaries or rights of way so you must take the advice of your legal representative. If there is any point that is of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the information. Do so particularly if contemplating travelling some distance to view. Please note that the majority of our photo images are taken with a wide-angle lens and flash.

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