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5 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Phoenix Bank, Market Drayton

Sold by Us £299,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Five Double Bedrooms, En-Suite, Bathroom
  • Offered with No Upward Chain
  • Charming Grade II Listed Property
  • Dining Room, Breakfast Room, Utility Room
  • Lounge, Study, Play Room
  • Beautiful Tiered Gardens
  • Occupying an Elevated Position with Balcony
  • Suberb Panoramic Views
  • Viewing Essential, Market Town Location
  • EPC Exempt

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

PROPERTY HISTORIC PROPERTY ON THE OUTSKIRTS OF THRIVING RURAL MARKET TOWN, SURROUNDED BY BEAUTIFUL COUNTRYSIDE.Ideal for commuters, Market Drayton offers easy access to the motorway networks bringing Birmingham, Manchester and Liverpool to within an hours drive and London just 90 minutes from Stafford train station. The property benefits from a high speed fibre broadband connection allowing effortless working from home.Dating back to 1712, The Old Grammar School offers spacious living accommodation which occupies an elevated plot providing stunning countryside views. Four floors provide ample, versatile living accommodation with five double bedrooms; includes first floor entrance hallway (opposite St Mary's church), lounge, study and playroom with a stunning staircase leading to the upper floors and down to the ground floor which provides the formal dining room, breakfast kitchen with access to the gardens and a spacious utility room with a separate cloakroom.Onwards to the remaining living space the second floor has four bedrooms and a main family bathroom, whilst the entire top floor is the master bedroom suite with dressing area and bathroom.Externally, the tiered gardens have been landscaped providing lawned areas, timber decked seating area, garden shed and greenhouse.A viewing of this property is highly recommended to appreciate this charming home with remaining original features.

LOCATION Market Drayton is a popular North Shropshire market town on the Staffordshire/Cheshire borders. It is on the River Tern, between Shrewsbury and Stoke on Trent and was formerly known as Drayton in Hales and is listed in the Domesday Book. In 1245 King Henry III granted a charter for the weekly Wednesday market, giving the town its current title. The market is still held every Wednesday. The Shropshire Union Canal runs through the town and Market Drayton offers a wide variety of amenities such as schools, specialist and high street shops, supermarkets and health and leisure facilities. The larger centres of Newcastle under Lyme, The Potteries, Crewe, Stafford, Telford and Shrewsbury are all within commutable distance. 



KITCHEN 13' 10" x 11' 5" (4.22m x 3.48m) Having a range of modern country style fitted wall, drawer and base units with granite effect work surfaces over, display cabinets, wine rack, 1½ bowl stainless steel sink, integrated fridge, Miele microwave oven, original chimney breast that houses the Rangemaster gas cooker with five burner gas hob and hotplate with extractor hood over, space and plumbing for dishwasher, ceramic tiled floor with under floor heating, inset ceiling spot lights, sash window to the rear and door that leads to; 

DINING ROOM 22' 10" x 11' 6" (6.96m x 3.51m) With dual aspect windows to the side and rea, original wood floor and original feature fireplace with an open fire and cast iron and wood surround. Also with dado rail, two radiators and doors that lead to; 

INNER HALLWAY 9' 5" x 8' 10" (2.87m x 2.69m) With a radiator, stairs to first floor, under stairs storage and doors that leads to;  

UTILITY ROOM 13' x 8' 8" (3.96m x 2.64m) Having a range of fitted wall and base units with work surfaces over, stainless steel sink, space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer, wall mounted Worcester boiler, quarry tiled floor, radiator and door that leads to the rear patio area. 

CLOAKROOM Fitted with a modern suite that includes a low level wc and corner wash hand basin. Also with quarry tiled floor, ceiling spot lights and radiator. 



PLAYROOM 9' 9" x 9' 3" (2.97m x 2.82m) Having dual aspect windows to the front and side with views across the church yard, feature fireplace with an open fire and cast iron and wooden surround and radiator. 

LOUNGE 23' 3" x 11' 11" (7.09m x 3.63m) With dual aspect windows to the side and rear, feature fireplace open fire with marble and cast iron surround, original Oak floor, coved ceiling , two radiators and doors that lead to; 

STUDY 13' 10" x 11' 11" (4.22m x 3.63m) Having two window s to the front, wood floor, original cast iron open fireplace with stone hearth, coved ceiling, radiator and fitted shelving.  



BEDROOM TWO 14' 5" x 12' (4.39m x 3.66m) With two windows to the front, original feature fireplace and radiator. 

BEDROOM THREE 13' 4" x 12' 0" (4.06m x 3.66m) With two windows to the side and rear, original feature fireplace, wood effect floor and radiator.  

BEDROOM FOUR 10' 9" x 9' 3" (3.28m x 2.82m) With two windows to the front, ceiling beam and radiator.  

BEDROOM FIVE 9' 8" x 9' 3" (2.95m x 2.82m) With a feature fireplace, dual aspect windows to the front and side, wood floor and radiator. 

MAIN BATHROOM Having a modern fitted suite that includes a paneled bath with mixer shower over and shower screen, low level wc and pedestal wash hand basin. Also with half tiled walls, , wood effect floor, large window to the rear with stunning views, heated towel rail and airing cupboard with slatted shelving and housing the hot water tank 


MASTER BEDROOM 23' 4" x 15' 9" (7.11m x 4.8m) Having dual aspect to the front and side, two radiators, chimney breast with open fireplace , exposed brick walls, door to the eaves storage space and door that leads to; 

ENSUITE BATHROOM Having a fitted suite that includes a paneled bath with mixer shower over, pedestal wash hand basin and low level wc. Also with tiled walls, dual aspect windows to the front and side, exposed original beams to ceiling and walls, storage cupboard, loft hatch and radiator. 

GARDENS Externally, the tiered gardens have been landscaped providing lawned areas, timber decked seating area and a garden shed. 


FLOORPLAN Not to scale. 

SERVICES We are advised that all mains services are available. Barbers have not tested any apparatus, equipment, fittings etc or services to this property, so cannot confirm that they are in working order or fit for purpose. A buyer is recommended to obtain confirmation from their Surveyor or Solicitor. 

HOW TO FIND THE PROPERTY Turn left out of our office onto Maer Lane and turn left at the roundabout onto Cheshire Street. Proceed straight over the next mini roundabout and bear right onto the High Street. At the junction, turn left and follow the road round onto Phoenix Bank where the property is located on the right hand side and can be identified by our for sale board. 

TENURE We are advised that the property is Freehold and this will be confirmed by the Vendors Solicitor during the Pre- Contract Enquiries. Vacant possession upon completion. 

LOCAL AUTHORITY Council tax enquiries, Revenues & Benefit, Shropshire Council, Shirehall, Shrewsbury, SY2 6ND.
Tel: 0345 678 9002 

VIEWING ARRANGEMENTS By arrangement with the Agents Office at Tower House, Maer Lane, Market Drayton, TF9 3SH
Tel: 01630 653641 or email: 

METHOD OF SALE For Sale by Private Treaty. 

DISCLAIMER PROPERTY DETAILS For clarification we wish to inform prospective purchasers that we have prepared these sales details as a general guide. We have not carried out a detailed survey nor tested the services, appliances, and specific fittings. Room sizes should not be relied upon for carpets and furnishings. The measurements given are approximate. 


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