1 bedroom apartment for sale

11 Brockhurst, Church Stretton, Shropshire, SY6 6QY

Offers in Region of £169,000

Property Description

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Brockhurst is an imposing and fine Edwardian building first constructed in 1901and has had various uses including preparatory school, accommodation for St.Dunstan's blinded servicemen during World War II, Catholic abbots training centre and since late 1960s as residential apartments. It is located a short distance from the centre of the popular south Shropshire market town in an elevated position overlooking beautiful scenery.

The Communal Grounds are a feature of the property including lawns, established trees, woodland a large playing field. There are garages and parking areas.

No 11 occupies a third floor location and commands extensive views over the private grounds towards the Ragleth Hill to the east and Longmynd Hills to the west. In brief it comprises large reception hall, living room, kitchen, double bedroom and bathroom. It requires some up-dating. There is a single garage with power sold with this property.

Tenure: The property was sold leasehold and the 999 year lease commenced in 2005. The owners of the apartments have acquired the Freehold and manage the property themselves. There is presently a 900 per annum service charge that includes communal areas such as the grounds, shared entrances and buildings insurance

Church Stretton lies amidst the South Shropshire Hills midway between Shrewsbury (13 miles) and Ludlow (14 miles) along the A49 road. It can claim to be one of the most beautifully situated towns in England and attracts walkers and country lovers from all over the UK. It is a really thriving community with societies, clubs, public houses and restaurants. It has a population of around 4,000 and being a popular market and tourist town it offers excellent shopping facilities including supermarkets, specialist shops, ladies and men's fashion shops and banks. There are churches, excellent education and recreational facilities, the 'Mayfair' community centre together with good health care, bus and rail communications. Telford lies within easy commuting distance where the M54 gives easy access to the West Midlands and Birmingham.

Directions: From the Church Stretton Town Square take the Ludlow Road southwards to Little Stretton. Continue past Stretton Farm Road on the left and just after the first bend in the road turn left signposted cemetery. Take the first right fork which leads up the Brockhurst.

ACCOMMODATION

No 11 is approached from the gravelled courtyard via a shared hallway with stairs leading to the third floor.

RECEPTION HALL (6.17m x 1.35m approx) (20'3" x 4'5" approx) with wood laminate and carpet floor, night storage heater, floor to ceiling cloaks cupboard, 2 power points and windows

LIVING ROOM (5.66m X 4.98m approx) (18'7" 16'4" approx) with fitted carpet, picture window with vies of the Ragleth hill, fireplace, night storage heater, recessed pine cupboards and shelving, power points and ceiling light/fan.

KITCHEN (5.74m x 2.08m approx) (18'10 x 6'9" approx) with vinyl floor, cupboards to opposite walls comprising of 8 floor cupboards , 2 large store cupboards with shelving, 6 wall cupboards, stainless steel sink unit, integrated 'Ignis' electric oven, electric 4 ring hob, ample power points, telephone point and window.

BEDROOM (5.67m x 4.68m approx) (18'7" x 15'4" approx) with fitted carpet, 2 windows, power points, fireplace, 2 double built in wardrobes and high level storage cupboard.

BATHROOM (2.88m x 1.94m approx) (9'5" x 6'4" approx) with fitted carpet, white suite with panelled bath and independent electric shower over, wash basin and low level WC, airing
cupboard with hot water cylinder, immersion heater and shelf, extractor fan and window.

SERVICES We understand all mains services are connected.

COUNCIL TAX Band 'A' Tax payable 2016/17 ~ 1103.24

LOCAL AUTHORITY Shropshire Council, Shirehall, Shrewsbury, SY2 6ND
Telephone 03456 789000

WATER AUTHORITY Severn Trent Water, Shelton, Shrewsbury SY3 8BJ
Telephone 08457 500500

VIEWING By appointment through WRIGHTS ESTATE AGENTS telephone 01694 722237
Office opening hours Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. Saturday 9am to 1pm

FINANCE SUPPORT We are local agents for the Yorkshire Building Society and can arrange appointments for purchasers requiring mortgages.

PROPERTY MISDESCRIPTION ACT 1991
Wrights have prepared these sale particulars to help you choose a property. Care has been given in the preparation of these particulars but Wrights hereby give notice that Wrights have not tested any equipment, fitting or services and so cannot verify they are in working order. Details of Tenure can only be confirmed by inspection of the Title Deeds, a matter for a Solicitor. All dimension included in these details are approximate.

Listing History

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27 June 2016

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  • Church Stretton (0.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Wrights, Church Stretton

32 Sandford Avenue, Church Stretton, SY6 6BW

01694 651002 Local call rate

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