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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Racecourse Lane, Bicton Heath, Shrewsbury

Sold STC £259,950

Property Description

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A charming period detached cottage with later extensions thought originally to have been a small hunting lodge. The property offers cottage style accommodation consisting of front entrance hall, two reception rooms, inner hallway, side hallway, downstairs cloakroom, kitchen/breakfast room. Upstairs there are two double bedrooms, one single bedroom and family shower room. Bitacre has the benefits of gas fired central heating and PVC double glazing to all but one window.

The property is set in good size gardens with large attached garage which has further up and over door to the rear of the garage and extra height which allows you to store caravan/boat internally or to drive through and park in the gardens to the rear.

The property is conveniently situated for the hospital.


PVC panel glazed double French doors leading to:

Side Entrance Porch - 5' x 3' (1.52m x 0.91m) - With meter cupboard set to one side, glazed and wooden door with matching full length side screen leading to:

Side Entrance Hall - 10' x 4'10 (3.05m x 1.47m) - With double radiator, central light point, internal glazed window to the side, door to:

Downstairs Cloakroom - With low level flush WC, wall mounted wash hand basin, central light point, PVC double glaze opaque glass window to the side.

From hallway, archway leads to:

Small Inner Hall - 6' x 3'3 (1.83m x 0.99m) - With louvre doors to built-in cloaks cupboard with hanging rail, archway leads through to:

Dining Room - 14' x 10'1 (4.27m x 3.07m) - With one double and one single radiators, feature cast iron fireplace with tiled inlay, raised hearth with feature beam above, original feature beams to ceiling, ample power points, secondary glazed boxed bay window to side with leaded glass to upper panes, matching PVC double glazed replace window to the front, archway through to:

Front Entrance Hall - With PVC panelled leaded glass front door, staircase leading to first floor with feature beam and central light point, access to:

Sitting Room - 14'2 x 12' into bay (4.32m x 3.66m into bay) - With slate fireplace with raised slate hearth and coal effect gas fire inset, built-in shelving set to alcove, central light point with beams to ceiling, parquet flooring under carpet, two wall light points, two double radiators, power points, PVC double glazed window to the front overlooking gardens.

From small inner entrance hall, door to:

Kitchen - 17'8 x 8' (5.38m x 2.44m) - Fitted with range of units comprising stainless steel single drainer sink unit flanked to one side by marble effect laminate work surface with range of cupboards and drawers under, space and plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, space for cooker with gas cooker point, matching work surface to adjacent wall with further range of base units and eye level cupboards above, built-in larder unit, tiled effect vinyl floor covering, space for upright fridge/freezer, two central light point, radiator, power points, gas fired boiler set to recess suppling domestic hot water and central heating, PVC double glazed windows to the rear, matching service door to the side with further window along side.

From entrance hall, stairs with hand rail leading to:

Landing - With secondary glazed opaque glass window leading to useful eaves storage space, double louvre doors to built-in linen cupboard with radiator and range of shelving, access to roof space, two lighting points, access to bedroom accommodation comprising:

Bedroom One - 14'1 x 10'2 (4.29m x 3.10m) - With double radiator, exposed purlins to ceiling, power and lighting points, PVC double glazed windows to the front and side.

Bedroom Two - 14'6 x 10'1 (4.42m x 3.07m) - With radiator, power and lighting points, PVC double glazed window to the front overlooking the gardens, double doors to built-in large recessed storage cupboard with hanging rail, shelving and separate lighting point.

Bedroom Three - 7'9 x6'2 (2.36m x 1.88m) - With radiator, power and lighting points, PVC double glazed window to the side.

Family Shower Room - Fitted with large walk-in shower with fitted double headed power shower, glazed pivot door, low level flush WC, Bidet, pedestal wash basin, fully tiled to shower area, three quarter tiling to remaining wall sections, wall mounted radiator/towel rail, central light point, extractor fan, PVC double glaze opaque glass window to the rear.

Outside - The property is approached from Racecourse Lane out onto tarmac forecourt giving off road parking for up to three cars with outside light and paved pathway leading up to side entrance. Forecourt gives access to to attached brick built garage.

Garage - 19'6 x 11' (5.94m x 3.35m) - Please note that this is a larger than average garage with extra height and has the ability to take boat or caravan through the garage to the rear garden through further up and over garage door to the rear of the garage. Front garage door is an electric operated roller door, power and lighting with window to the side.

Gardens - The gardens are situated mainly to the front and sides of the property laid to lawns intersected by a variety of flower and shrub borders and crazy paved pathways, stone built feature gazebo, large central feature/rockery, timber constructed greenhouse, further concrete paved area situated to the side of the property accessed from the kitchen giving access to a variety of external stores with further outside light, gravel and paved areas situated beyond with small vegetable garden and further detached brick built garden store.

Epc Rating: E - For a full copy of the Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) please contact Agents.

Important notice to all prospective purchasers - Property Misrepresentations Act 1991
Any central heating, electrical, plumbing installation or other appliances mentioned in these details have not been tested. Pre-contract surveys are advised prior to exchange of contracts. All measurements are approximate.

Whilst Roger Parry & Partners endeavour to provide prospective clients with accurate yet informative sales particulars, descriptions of many features of any given property are of a subjective and personal nature. We advise prospective purchasers to contact us to discuss the property's suitability prior to viewing, particularly if travelling a distance to view.

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Added on Rightmove:
03 January 2017


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