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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Penylan, Oswestry

Guide Price £1,250,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Fully Restored Georgian Country House
  • 6 Reception Rooms, 6 Bedrooms (5 en-suite)
  • 2 Attic Rooms and Bathroom
  • Detached Former Annexe with Planning Permission
  • Lawned Gardens, Tennis Court and Woodland
  • All Extending to Approximately 2.8 Acres

Full description

Pen Y Llan Hall is an impressive and substantial Grade II Listed Georgian Country House. The property has been sympathetically restored to high specification yet retains a host of period features including mosaic tiled flooring, decorative cornice ceiling finish, window shutters and period fireplaces. The property is situated in an elevated position on the edge of the historic market town of Oswestry with excellent views together with extensive gardens, tennis court and woodland extending to approximately 2.8 acres (1.15 ha).

ACCOMMODATION 
Vestibule, Entrance Hall, Inner Hall, Drawing Room, Study, Morning Room, Dining Room, Conservatory, Cloakroom/WC, Sitting Room, Playroom, Kitchen, Utility Room, Pantry, Cellars. Master Bedroom with Dressing Room and En-Suite Bathroom, 4 further Bedrooms (all en-suite), Bedroom 6, Dressing Room, 2 Attic Rooms, Bathroom. Detached former Annexe with planning permission for Workshop. Stores, Kitchen, Cloakroom/WC, Garage, Domestic Outbuildings. Lawned Gardens, Tennis Court and Woodland extending to approximately 2.8 Acres (1.15 Ha).

LOCATION 
Penylan Hall is located to the west of Oswestry in a picturesque woodland setting adjoining parkland. Oswestry is an historic market town with many impressive period buildings. It offers a good selection of shops, supermarkets, high street banks, pubs and restaurants whilst the county towns of Shrewsbury and Chester which are 19 and 28 miles respectively offer a more comprehensive range of services including out of town retail parks. Schooling is well provides for with state primary and secondary schools in the town complemented by a selection of private schools including Oswestry School, Moreton Hall, Packwood Haugh, Ellesmere College and Shrewsbury. On the recreationsl front there are football, rugby and crickets clybs in the town and golf courses at Oswestry, Llangollen and Wrexham. For the equestrian enthusiasts hunting is with Sir Watkin Williams Wynn and there is national hunt racing at Bangor on Dee and flat racing at Chester.

COMMUNICATIONS 
The area enjoys excellent road communications being very accessible ao all areas of commerce throughout the North West and Midlands. beyond Oswestry is the A483 facilitating ease of travel to the Wrexham Industrial Estate, Deeside Industrial Park and Chester Business park. Beyond Chester is the national motorway network accessing Liverpool and Manchester which are both served by international airports. To the south the A483 connects to the A5 accessing Shrewsbury adn Telford and beyond which the M54 links to the M6 motorway and Birmingham. for travel to London there is a regular rail service from Oswestry to Shrewsbury and from which there is the main line connection to Euston.

DESCRIPTION 
Penylan Hall is an elegant detached period country house listed Grade II being of special historical and architectural importance. Dating from the Georgian era the property is constructed of brick with rendered elevations under a slate roof incorporating deep sash windows with a symmetrical facade. Internally the property has recently undergone a comprehensive programme of restoration which has been finished to an extremely high specification introducing contemporary fittings to complement the original features and now providing superb family accommodation and arrange on 3 floors with the benefit of oil central heating. At ground floor level double doors open into a verstibule with decorative tiled floor and from which elegant part glazed doors access the inner hall with an attractive turned staircase. Off the inner hall are the principal reception rooms which are all beautifully proportioned with high ceilings incorporating mounded cornice work and/or decorative plaster...

FIRST FLOOR 
The first floor accommodation is arranged around an impressive galleried landing with skylight above the main staircase and in addition to which there is a back staircase. As at ground floor level the principal bedrooms enjoy a south easterly aspect including the master bedroom which contains built in cupboards, drawers and wardrobes with concealed doors opening into a fitted dressing room with further wardrobes, shelving and dressing table. The en-suite bathroom has fully tiled walls and floor with underfloor heating, sunken bath, wet room style shower, built in hand basin set in granite with cupboards below, low level flush WC and heated towel rails. The principal bedrooms are all double rooms and with the exception of bedroom 6 are all en-suite containing quality sanitary ware including roll top baths from Burlington of London,, Aqualiser and Hansgrohe showers and hand basin by Armitage Shanks set in granit with Bristan fittings. On the top floor there is a potential...

ANNEXE AND OUTBUILDINGS 
Attached to the Hall and arranged around an inner courtyard is the former Brew House which is single storey and until recently provided ancillary accommodation to the main house. It now has planning permission for workshops, stores, kitchen, cloakroom/wc, garaging and domestic outbuildings and is constructed of brick under a concrete tiled roof. Within the courtyard is a boiler room housing the oil central heating boilers and pressurised hot water tanks.

GARDENS AND GROUNDS 
Penylan hall is approached via a long gravelled drive leading through mature woodland containing Yew, Beech, Oak and a selection of pine tress under planted with Laurel and Rhododendron. The drive divides at the mid point with the back entrance leading to the garaging and outbuildings. the main drive continues to a parking and turning area beneath the south west front with magnificent Beech tree. to the side of the drive a gate leads onto a terracede lawn extending beneath the south east front to a small terrrace from which stone steps lead down to a lower lawn with tennis court, rose garden and pond beyond which is an orchard with Apple and Pear trees together with a selection of soft fruit canes and greenhouse. Beneath the north east front is a shrub border below which is a lawned garden containing specimen trees and shrubs including Magnolia, Hydrangea, Variegated Laurel, Berberis, Skimmia, Choicier, Mountain Ash, Pine and Yew.

DIRECTIONS 
From Oswestry town centre take the Trefonen Road passing Osewstry School. Continue for approximately half a mile and the entrance to Penylan Hall will be seen on the left hand side.

DISTANCES 
Oswestry 1/2 mile, A483 2 miles, Wrexham 15 miles, Shrewsbury 19 miles, Telford 35 miles, Chester 28 miles, Liverpool 52 miles (distances approximate).

TENURE 
Freehold with vacant possession.

SERVICES 
Mains water and electricity. private drainage, oil central heating and pressurised hot water system, burglar alarm and security lighting. Telephone and broadband connection.

LOCAL AUTHORITY 
Shropshire District Council - tel: 0345 678 9002. Council Tax band H - £3,014.68 payable 2014/15.

FIXTURES 
Unless specifically mentioned in these particulars all contents, fixtures and fittings, garden ornaments, statues, carpets and curtains are specifically excluded from the sale. Certain items may be available by separate negotiation.

VIEWING 
Strictly by appointment with the Joint Selling Agents Bowen Son & Watson's Oswestry office on (01691) 652367.

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06 June 2016

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  • Gobowen (3.3 mi)
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Bowen Son & Watson, Oswestry

35 Bailey Street, Oswestry, SY11 1PX

01691 595003 Local call rate

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