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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Mortimer House, Clive, SY4

Offers in Region of £449,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Popular beautiful location
  • Spacious accommodation
  • Period features
  • Double Garage
  • Barn and 2 Offices
  • Gardens

Full description

A handsome and recently improved desirable detached period residence providing extensive and versatile accommodation with outbuildings and gardens in 1/3 acre in this highly sought after village location.

Directions - From Shrewsbury proceed North along Ellesmere Road (A528) through Harmer Hill following signs to Wem. Proceed along and on reaching a set of cross roads take the right turn sign posted Clive. Follow this lane through to the village, proceed straight up the High Street, follow the road as it bares around to the right, after a short distance the property will be found on the left hand side.

Situation - The property is situated on the fringe of this sought after village which is surrounded by beautiful open countryside. The village itself is popular due to its amenities including a post office/shop, pub (Yorton) medical centre, church and primary school, whilst also being in close proximity to some lovely walks along Grinshill and Corbett Woods. Further amenities can be found at the market town of Wem which include a good range of shops, excellent schools and a rail service and commuters are well placed for a number of regional centres which include Shrewsbury, Telford, The Potteries and Chester.

Description - Mortimer House is a highly desirable detached period residence offering spacious and versatile accommodation extending to just under 3000sq ft. The ground floor currently offers 3 reception rooms, a conservatory, breakfast/kitchen, utility, rear lobby and guest WC whilst to the first floor there are 4 large bedrooms, luxury family bathroom and separate shower room and WC. The property has recently undergone substantial improvements including redecoration to large areas inside and outside the property, electrical rewiring and updating has taken place and new drainage and plumbing installed. A luxurious family bathroom has been recently renovated and installed offering a delightful contemporary suite, vaulted ceiling and limestone tiling with underfloor heating. The glazing to the conservatory sides and roof has been replaced with further improvement to some of the structure.

Outside there is extensive driveway parking and a double garage. The property provides numerous adaptable outbuildings which include a former 2 storey barn and 2 offices which could be converted or improved into annexe accommodation subject to any necessary planning consents. The gardens which are predominantly found to the rear comprise of an extensive brick pavioured sun terrace, flowing lawns together with a number of well stocked herbaceous beds and borders.

Accommodation - Panelled part glazed entrance door leads into:

Reception Hall - With oak boarded flooring, ceiling cornice, dado rail, understair store area and doors off and to:

Lounge Drawing Room - 17'9' x 17'6' (5.41m x 5.33m) - With ceiling cornice, dado rail, fireplace with open grate.

Dining Room - 14'4' x 13'10 (4.37m x 4.22m) - With exposed beams to ceiling and wall and an underground dry stone room which could be converted into extensive wine cellar. Arch to:

Family Living Room - 14'2' x 10'1' (4.32m x 3.07m) - With exposed beams to ceiling and wall, two way fireplace with tiled hearth and log burning stove

Conservatory - 15'2' x 8'9' (4.62m x 2.67m) - With extensive double glazed windows and glazed roof with view over gardens.

Breakfast Kitchen - 15'4' x 12'0' (4.67m x 3.66m) - Matching range of eye and base level units comprising of cupboards and drawers with work surface over and incorporating a one and half bowl sink unit and drainer with mixer tap over, range master cooker with double oven and grill and 5-ring gas hob unit. Integral fridge and integral dishwasher, beamed ceiling, attractive down lighting, walk-in pantry cupboard and door to:

Utility - 8'8' x 8'4' (2.64m x 2.54m) - Providing eye and base level storage cupboards with work surface over and a one and half bowl stainless steel sink unit and drainer with mixer tap over, space for fridge freezer, space and pluming for washing machine, part glazed door to side lobby and door to:

Guest Wc - With tiled floor, part tiled walls and guest WC.

Side Lobby - 18'7' x 9'8' (5.66m x 2.95m) - With access door to rear gardens, door to courtyard and door to:

Store Room - 10'3' x 4'7' (3.12m x 1.40m) - With access door to front and door to:

Boiler Room/Workshop - 10'7' x 8'5' (3.23m x 2.57m) - Housing the oil fired central heating boiler system, power and light points, fitted worktop with space for tumble dryer under, new wall mounted consumer unit.

From The Reception Hall - A carpeted staircase rises to:

First Floor Landing - Doors off and to:

Bedroom 1 - 18'3' x 10'7' (5.56m x 3.23m) - With picture rail and providing a range of fitted wardrobes with overhead storage cupboards.

Bedroom 2 - 14'3' x 13'2' (4.34m x 4.01m) - With picture rail, access to loft space.

Luxury Bathroom - 15'3' x 11'3' (4.65m x 3.43m) - With limestone tiled flooring and underfloor heating, providing a contemporary white suite comprising low level WC with hidden cistern, sensor flush system, wall mounted wash hand basin with fitted drawer under and lit mirror over. Deep panelled bath and feature large walk in shower cubicle with rain water style head and feeder shower connection, limestone tiled walls, twin chrome wall mounted twin heated towel rails, inset spotlights and extractor fan, large picture window with attractive views, lit display recesses, shaving connection point, two further lit mirrors, built in airing cupboard housing the new OSO hot water cylinder with shelf over and lighting, vaulted ceiling with twin pine beams.

Bedroom 3 - 14'1' x 11'4' (4.29m x 3.45m) - With slightly sloping ceiling, beam to ceiling, built in wardrobe.

Bedroom 4 - 13'7' (max) x 9'3' (4.14m ( max) x 2.82m) - With sloping ceiling, beams to ceiling, built in wardrobe, base level storage cupboards.

Shower Room - Providing a suite comprising of low level WC with hidden cistern, pedestal wash hand basin and shower cubicle with wall mounted electric shower.

Outside - The property is approached over a generous gravelled driveway providing parking for numerous vehicle's whilst offering access to the garage and pedestrian access to the front and side of the property.

Double Garage - 20'9' x 18'8' (6.32m x 5.69m) - With up and over entrance door, power and light point.

Barn - 24'8' x 14'7' (7.52m x 4.45m) - Currently spilt into two ground floor rooms with power and light points and staircase rising to:

First Floor - 16'5' x 15'5' (5.00m x 4.70m) - With power and light points. Small entrance area to:

Office 1 - 14'6' x 9'8' (4.42m x 2.95m) - With a range of fitted desks, power and light point.

Office - 10'6' x 5'9' (3.20m x 1.75m) - With fitted desk, power and light points.

The Gardens - To the front the gardens are mostly gravelled for ease of maintenance and raised and slated borders offering space for numerous potted plants. Further array of well stocked herbaceous beds and borders containing numerous shrubs and plants. Timber gate then leads to a flagged courtyard giving access to the property to a log store. The majority of the gardens are laid to lawn and are located to the rear of the property and these comprise of an extensive brick pavioured sun terrace which wraps around the rear and to the side, with raised floral beds and borders. The gardens go on to provide a neatly maintained lawn with further stocked borders containing a variety of plants and specimen trees. External cold water tap, external power points, security lighting.

General Remarks -

Fixtures And Fittings - Only those items described in these sale particulars are included in the sale.

Services - Mains water, electricity and drainage are understood to be connected. Oil fired central heating. None of these services have been tested.

Local Authority - Shropshire Council. Council Tax Band G

Tenure - Freehold although purchasers must make their own enquiries via their solicitor.

Viewing - Strictly by appointment through Halls, T: 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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17 October 2016


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