5 bedroom town house for sale

Old Road, Shipston On Stour

Guide Price £945,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Victorian Town House
  • Spacious Accommodation
  • Close to Town Centre
  • Period Features
  • Garden
  • Double Carport

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Shipston on Stour is a former market town situated in South Warwickshire. The town is a busy local centre with good shopping, schooling and recreational facilities serving its own population and a number of surrounding villages.

The larger centres of Stratford upon Avon, Banbury and Oxford are accessible. The area is serviced by a network of main roads including the A3400 (Oxford to Birmingham) road passing through the town.

Junctions 11 and 15 of the M40 Motorway are accessible at Banbury and Warwick respectively. There are main line rail stations at Moreton in Marsh and Banbury with services south to Oxford and London. In addition there is a service from Banbury to London Marylebone in just under an hour.

West Croft is a handsome and splendid Victorian town house situated close to the centre of Shipston on Stour and set in the town's conservation area.

The house, built in the late 1880s, has been renovated to a high standard offering elegant, spacious, and well proportioned accommodation.

Important features within West Croft include fine ceiling cornicing and polished oak boarded floors, sash windows, boxed radiators, and picture rails together with the well appointed kitchen area, bathrooms, and shower rooms.

Outside is a south facing walled garden which has been attractively landscaped which offers secrecy and privacy and is over looked by a veranda adjoining the drawing room. At the end of the garden there is a double car port which offers off road parking.

From the first and second floors there are far-reaching views over the town and countryside including Brailes Hill.

On the ground floor, situated off the imposing split level reception hall, are the drawing room and dining room. Incorporated within the drawing room is an attractive fire place, and half glazed double doors lead to the veranda and garden beyond.

The well appointed kitchen/breakfast room includes a kitchen fitted by Cotteswood Kitchens of Chipping Norton incorporating a Lacanche gas cooker and ample fitted units, together with an Italian porcelain tiled floor. Glazed double doors with a stained glass mural over lead out to the terrace and garden beyond.

In addition there is a cellar offering useful storage and incorporating two gas fired boilers for gas central heating, and an Ariston insulated hot water cylinder, together with a part-shelved wine cellar.

On the first floor is the galleried landing with oak balustrading and walk-in linen cupboard, the master bedroom with built-in wardrobes with half-glazed doors and an ensuite bathroom, together with two further double bedrooms and two shower rooms (one ensuite).

The second bedroom, which is situated on the second floor, is triple aspect with a range of built-in wardrobes with cupboards over, together with an ensuite bathroom. In addition there is a study/sixth bedroom which leads through to bedroom five, with good eaves storage and ensuite shower room.

The garden, which is an important feature of the property is south-facing, walled and has been attractively landscaped. There is a central lawned area surrounded by raised rose, flower and shrub borders, together with a number of mature trees. The garden, which offers privacy includes a veranda with a quarry tiled floor that overlooks the garden and is also approached from the drawing room.

Also adjoining the garden and approached from the kitchen/breakfast room is a part-paved, part-gravelled terrace with flower borders.

Situated at the end of the garden is a timber garden shed with power connected, together with a double car port also with power connected, and roller door giving vehicular access from Old Road. 

GENERAL INFORMATION  

Tenure The property is offered freehold with vacant possession. 

Council Tax This is payable to Stratford upon Avon District Council. The property is listed in band E. 

Services Mains electricity, gas, water (metered) and drainage are connected to the property. Gas fired boilers for central heating and hot water. 

Fixtures and Fittings All items mentioned in these particulars are included in the sale. All other items are expressly excluded. 

Energy Ratings  

Current band F (34) Potential band E (42)  

Directions From the centre of Shipston on Stour take West Street (B4035) west for Chipping Campden. After about 40 yards take the first left hand turn into Old Road. Westcroft is situated on the left after about 50 yards. 

IMPORTANT NOTICE The attached particulars have been prepared in good faith and are for guidance only. They are intended to give a fair description of the property but do no constitute part of an offer or form any part of a contract. The photograph(s) show only certain parts and aspects as at the time they were taken. We have not carried out a survey on the property, nor have we tested the services, appliances or any specific fittings. Any areas, measurements or distances we have referred to are given as a guide only and are not precise.  

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Added on Rightmove:
09 September 2016

Nearest station

  • Moreton-in-Marsh (5.8 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Moreton-in-Marsh (5.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Seccombes, Shipston-On-Stour

10 Market Place, Shipston-On-Stour, CV36 4AG

01608 510041 Local call rate

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