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3 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

The Ridge, Bishops Castle

Sold STC £230,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 3 Bedroom Detached Bungalow
  • Well Presented Accommodation
  • Quiet Residential Location in a Popular Market Town
  • Smartly Appointed Kitchen with Granite Worktops
  • Good Size Lounge Diner
  • Bathroom Complete with Corner Bath and Walk-in Shower
  • Private and Secure Garden
  • Off Road Parking and Garage

Full description

They say an Englishman's home is his Castle and we wouldn't be surprised if you want to make this home in Bishops Castle yours! Set in a quiet location, just half a mile from the town centre, this well presented detached bungalow has a lot to offer, 3 bedrooms, a good sized lounge diner, granite worktops in the kitchen and a secure, private garden.....don't just take our word for it though, book a viewing and see for yourself, you won't be disappointed.

Property Features - - 3 Bedroom Detached Bungalow
- Well Presented Accommodation
- Quiet Residential Location in a Popular Market Town
- Smartly Appointed Kitchen with Granite Worktops
- Good Size Lounge Diner
- Bathroom Complete with Corner Bath and Walk-in Shower
- Private and Secure Garden
- Off Road Parking and Garage

The Property - Located just half a mile distant of Bishops Castle's vibrant town centre you will find this well presented detached bungalow nestled in a quiet residential area made up of similar style homes. Set back from a no-through road, number 15 has a generous lawned fore-garden and is approached over a tarmacadam driveway which provides ample parking space for the property, this is supplemented by a single garage at the head of the drive. The garage also provides access to the rear garden via pedestrian doors to the front and rear. Number 15 is fully double glazed and has a uPVC entrance door opening to the internal accommodation. A lobby greets you as you enter and provides an area to remove your shoes and jacket, especially handy if you have been exploring the beautiful surrounding countryside, a secondary door opens to the breakfast kitchen. The main living space has been opened up by the current owner and provides an extremely light and spacious living area . The breakfast kitchen is well appointed and has granite work surfaces sitting on top of stylish fitted base units which have an integrated stainless steel oven and halogen hob. A recessed area provides space for a freestanding fridge freezer while three separate cupboards are made up of a boiler cupboard, airing cupboard and laundry cupboard. A wide opening takes you though to the lounge-diner, a generous size room which has space for a dining table and chairs as well as a three piece suite. An unused fireplace sits centrally in the room and could be reopened should the purchaser wish to do so.

The sleeping accommodation is located at the opposite end of the bungalow and is accessed via a door from the kitchen which leads to an internal hallway. The property has three bedrooms, two doubles and a good sized single, the principle bedroom also benefits from a double built-in wardrobe while the second bedroom has a single wardrobe. The two double rooms are both set to the rear of the property and have a pleasant outlook to the garden. The property also has a spacious and useful loft space. Completing the accommodation is the bathroom, a good sized room which is fitted with not only a corner bath but also a walk-in shower cubicle, wash basin and wc.

Outside the property is equally as attractive and sits on a generous plot. As previously mentioned, to the front there is a nicely lawned fore-garden with a tarmacadam driveway running along side. Gated side access take you though to the secure and private rear garden, which can also be accessed via a door from the kitchen. The enclosed rear garden has well fenced boundaries and enjoys a large decking area which provides an excellent entertaining space. A storage cupboard and the oil tank are hidden from view behind timber doors. The remaining garden is made up of a neatly kept lawn and also houses a good sized timber shed. It is also worth noting the property has uPVC soffits and fascias.

The Town - Surrounded by the beautiful and unspoiled Shropshire Hills and countryside you will find the small market town of Bishops Castle. Packed full of amenities, this quirky, individual and popular town has many things to offer to couples, families and people looking to retire. Bishops Castle is an all-rounder with something to suit everyone. The town has a natural draw for musicians, artists, crafters and photographers, so there are often a variety of events and entertainment that take place to reflect this. From blues and roots festivals, to classical concerts at the nearby Walcot Hall. A summer carnival will keep the youngsters entertained, and there are also two ale trails for the beer connoisseur. In day to day living terms the town offers all the convenience you would need of, high street banks, clothes shops, cafes, restaurants, coffee shops, and pubs. If you have friends visiting there will be plenty to show them, in the form of the local museum, frequent evening entertainment, two breweries including the countries oldest licenced brewery that also offers tours, bed and breakfasts and a hotel to ease any accommodation concerns. If sports are more your thing, there is a leisure centre, a football team, a rugby team, and a cricket team. Bishops castle also has a primary school and a 6th form college, a medical centre, dentists, hairdressers and beauticians. Bishops castle is 20 miles from Ludlow, 21 miles away from Shrewsbury, 13 miles away from Church Stretton and 6 miles away from Clun.

Accommodation List -

Entrance Hall - 1.65m x 1.17m (5'4" x 3'10") -

Breakfast Kitchen - 5.69m x 2.63m (max) (18'8" x 8'7" (max)) -

Lounge Diner - 6.95m x 4.55m (max) (22'9" x 14'11" (max)) -

Bedroom One - 3.58m (max) x 3.55m (11'8" (max) x 11'7") -

Bedroom Two - 3.15m x 3.07m (10'4" x 10'0") -

Bedroom Three - 2.72m x 2.71m (8'11" x 8'10") -

Bathroom - 3.10m (max) x 2.40m (10'2" (max) x 7'10") -

Garage - 5.20m x 3.67m (max) (17'0" x 12'0" (max)) -

Heating - Oil fired central heating.

Services - We are informed the property is connected to all mains services.

Tenure - Freehold.

Council Tax - Shropshire Council - Band D

Nearest Airports - Birmingham Approximately 78 miles (duration: 1hr 39min via road)
Liverpool John Lennon Approximately 82 miles (duration: 1hr 48min via road)
Manchester Approximately 92 miles (duration: 1hr 51min via road)

Links To Central London - Via Road - travel time is approximately 3hrs mins based on a 172 mile journey travelling along the M42 and then M40.
Via Rail travel time is approximately 3hr 14min hours based on a standard transfer to London Euston from Craven Arms station.

Notice - 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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