4 bedroom detached house for saleCorner House, 8, Acton Burnell, SY5
Sold STC £385,000
- Desirable village location
- Spacious accommodation
- 3 Receptions/4 Beds/2 Bath
- Wealth of character & charm
- Attractive gardens
- Double garage
A beautiful and spacious listed Grade II detached period house with pretty gardens and garaging in a sought after conservation village.
Directions - From Shrewsbury take the A458 Brignorth Road over the A5 by-pass then take the first turn right sign posted Acton Burnell. Continue along this road all the way through to the village of Acton Burnell. On reaching the junction at the far end of the village, proceed straight across and the property will be seen immediately on the left.
Situation - The property is attractively situated towards the fringe of this delightful South Shropshire village, which itself is surrounded by unspoilt farmlands and scenery and has immediate access to many country lanes, and will no doubt be of interest to keen walkers. The village provides a shop/post office and the well known Concord college - a premiere international school. Shrewsbury is readily accessible and offers a comprehensive shopping centre, social and leisure facilities together with an excellent range of schools. Commuters will also find that access is available to Telford and Bridgnorth, with Shrewsbury A5 linking onto the M54 motorway.
Description - Corner House offers a particularly charming period house listed Grade II, with spacious family size accommodation, which incorporates a host of traditional features of character. The accommodation is tastefully presented and includes a central reception hall with painted part wall panelling. There is a very useful guest cloaks/WC off. The drawing room is particularly spacious and includes a fireplace with log burner and French doors. There are two further reception rooms and again both include open fireplaces. The breakfast kitchen is fitted with bespoke units and includes a modern range cooker. The utility room is located to one side, whilst on the other side steps from the kitchen lead down to a most useful cellar.
On the first floor there are four double bedrooms, one of which incorporates an open plan shower cubicle and wash hand basin facility, whilst the remaining bedrooms are then served by the main family bathroom. Prospective purchasers will not doubt be pleased to note that there are a number of exposed wall and ceiling beams to various rooms, two of the reception rooms include lovely sash windows with shutters, a beautiful boarded floor is provided to the dining room and quarry tiled floors to both the breakfast kitchen and utility room.
Outside there is ample driveway, a useful double garage and a separate brick garden store. The gardens extend around the property and incorporate a number of charming features.
Reception Hall - With cornice ceiling, painted part wall panelling, staircase to first floor
Guest Cloaks/Wc - With wash hand basin and low flush WC.
Drawing Room - 19'6' x 14'1' (5.94m x 4.29m) - With coved and part beamed ceiling, attractive period fireplace with painted surround and brickwork inset having CLEARVIEW LOGBURNER, french doors leading out to the garden.
Sitting Room - 14'6' x 10'9' (4.42m x 3.28m) - With cornice ceiling, period fireplace with painted surround and brickwork, attractive fitted book case with storage cupboards under, sash window with shutters.
Dining Room - 14'7' x 11'4' (4.45m x 3.45m) - With exposed boarded floor, part exposed wall and ceiling beams, period cast iron fireplace with pine surround, sash window with shutters.
Breakfast Kitchen - 14'2' x 10'0' (4.32m x 3.05m) - With quarry tiled floor, bespoke fitting to include a selection of SOLID OAK BASE UNITS with fitted SOLID BEECH WORKTOP having inset GRANITE CHOPPING BOARD, built in BELFAST SINK with BRASS MIXER TAP, tiled splash, INTEGRATED DISH WASHING MACHINE, dual fuel LPG (ELECTRIC) KENSINGTON MODERN RANGE COOKER set within tiled recess, fitted oak faced TALL PANTRY CUPBOARD. Exposed beams to one wall.
Utility Room - 9'11' x 8'3' ext. to 12'0' (3.02m x 2.51m ex t. to - With quarry tiled floor, fitted worktop with built in sink unit, additional worktop with space and plumbing under for washing machine. Rear entrance door.
From The Kitchen - Steps lead down to a door with access into:
Cellar - 14'9' x 13'10' (4.50m x 4.22m) - With brick floor, oil fired Worcester central heating boiler (installed August 2016)
First Floor Landing - With access to loft space.
Bedroom 1 - 15'7' (max) x 15'1' (4.75m ( max) x 4.60m) -
Bedroom 2 - 14'3' x 13'4' (4.34m x 4.06m) - With feature period cast iron fireplace (sealed) having painted surround.
Bedroom 3 - 14'10' x 10'11' (max) (4.52m x 3.33m ( max)) -
Bedroom 4 - 11'7' (max) x 9'11' (3.53m ( max) x 3.02m) - With part exposed wall beams, built in airing cupboard - L-shaped with lagged hot water cylinder and immersion heater/slatted shelving, pedestal WASH HAND BASIN with splash, tiled SHOWER CUBICLE with direct feed shower unit.
Bathroom - 9'9' x 5'10' (2.97m x 1.78m) - With attractive AMTICO FLOORING, roll top bath with claw feet and centre chrome mixer tap with shower attachment, low flush WC, pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splash, corner tiled SHOWER CUBICLE with direct feed shower unit, ceiling extractor fan and down lighters.
Outside - Splayed gravelled entrance flanked by stone walling through gated access onto the parking/turning area.
Double Garage - 16'2' x 14'4' (4.93m x 4.37m) - With metal up and over entrance door, side pedestrian access door.
Adjacent to the driveway is a brick and tile GARDEN STORE (12'0' x 10'0') with concreted floor, part loft storage area, power and lighting. External sited oil storage tank.
The Gardens - The property offers pretty gardens with various screened areas and includes a mainly dwarf brick wall and iron railing frontage including a pedestrian gate at the front. There are three small lawn areas with barked and shrub/flower beds. The lawn extends partly along one flank with a further specimen shrubbery bed. On the alternative side of the house a conifer hedge screen conceals the main garden to the rear with a lawn, selection of mature shrubs and trees. Steps lead down off this area onto a pretty gravelled BBQ and seating area with stone walling and a flagged area adjacent to the rear door with a feature timber frame and iron wicket gate to a small grass seating area.
Optional Building Plot - Adjacent to the property is a single building plot with full planning permission for an individual quality home. Shropshire Council planning ref; 14/014/77/FUL. This building plot is now SOLD STC.
General Remarks -
Fixtures And Fittings - Only those items described in these sale particulars are included in the sale. The fitted carpets as laid and the light fittings are included in the sale price.
Services - Mains water, electricity and drainage are understood to be connected. Oil fired central heating system. None of these services have been tested.
Local Authority - Shropshire Council, Tel: 0844 448 1644 . Council Tax Band 'F'.
Tenure - Freehold although purchasers must make their own enquiries via their solicitor.
Viewings - Through Halls, 2 Barker Street, Shrewsbury, SY1 1QJ. Tel: 01743 236444.
Halls Holdings Ltd and any joint agents for themselves, and for the Vendor of the property whose Agents they are, give notice that: (i) These particulars are produced in good faith, are set out as a general guide only and do not constitute any part of a contract (ii) No person in the employment of or any agent of or consultant to Halls Holdings has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property (iii) Measurements, areas and distances are approximate, Floor plans and photographs are for guidance purposes only (photographs are taken with a wide angled / zoom lenses) and dimensions shapes and precise locations may differ (iv) It must not be assumed that the property has all the required planning or building regulation consents. Halls Holdings Ltd, Halls Holdings House, Bowmen Way, Battlefield, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY4 3DR. Registered in England 06597073.
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