6 bedroom detached house for sale

Knockin, Oswestry

Offers in Region of £674,950

Property Description

Key features

  • 6 BED DET HOUSE
  • 2 BED BARN CONVERSION
  • ENVIABLE VIEWS
  • EPC RATING F
  • CURRENTLY RUN AS A B&B AND HOLIDAY LET
  • CHARACTER FEATURES
  • ENCLOSED GARDENS
  • VIEWING RECOMMENDED

Full description

LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION - A unique and refurbished six bedroom detached house with a separate two bedroom barn conversion. The property, although refurbished, does still retain some character features including beams and trusses. It also benefits from solar panels for electricity. Being located within the village of Knockin and with road links to Shrewsbury, Welshpool, Oswestry, Wrexham and Chester. Currently, the property is a thriving bed and breakfast and holiday cottage, however it would also make a substantial family home. It has been awarded 4 stars from the Shropshire Tourism board and 4 stars for the barn conversion by Cottages 4 You. Contact Woodheads today to arrange a viewing on this fantastic opportunity.

Directions - Leave Oswestry town along the Shrewsbury Road to the mile end roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto the A5. At the Shotatton crossroads turn right onto the B4397 towards Knockin, bear right onto the B4396. Upon entering the village the property can be found on the left hand side.

Location - This popular village of Knockin is located within easy reach of the main town. The local is called the Bradford Arms and displays the Bradford family coat of arms. The pub also has a clock with three faces, hung outside above the main entrance. A range of state and private school are available in the nearby towns. Road links to the A5 to Shrewsbury approximately 13 miles, Oswestry approximately 8 miles and Welshpool approximately 14 miles. Trains from Shrewsbury and Gobowen (approximately 8 miles) to Chester, Manchester, Birmingham and London.

Surrounding Towns - Oswestry is a market town located on the border of England and Wales. Famous for it's outside markets on Wednesdays and Saturdays and livestock market, Oswestry is one of the country's oldest recorded border towns. The town centre boasts a number of independent and high street shops along with a number of specialist retailers and has a number of popular restaurants. Oswestry show ground plays host to a variety of annual fairs, music festivals and the Oswestry show. The area is renowned for its excellent state and private schools including Oswestry School, Moreton Hall Girls School, Adcote School for Girls, Ellesmere College and Packwood Haugh.

The historic market town of Shrewsbury has an annual Flower Festival is held in the Quarry Park close to the River Severn and the town is a popular with tourists because of it's ancient timber framed buildings, some of which date back to the 15th Century, Abbey, Castle and the wealth of independent shops.

Description - A unique and refurbished six bedroom detached house with a separate two bedroom barn conversion. The property, although refurbished, does still retain some character features including beams and trusses. It also benefits from solar panels for electricity. Being located within the village of Knockin and with road links to Shrewsbury, Welshpool, Oswestry, Wrexham and Chester. Currently, the property is a thriving bed and breakfast and holiday cottage, however it would also make a substantial family home. It has been awarded 4 stars from the Shropshire Tourism board and 4 stars for the barn conversion by Cottages 4 You. Contact Woodheads today to arrange a viewing on this fantastic opportunity.

Barn Holiday Cottage - The barn is currently used as a holiday cottage and has solar panels.

Entrance - Wooden stable door leads into:

Kitchen Area - 2.90m x 2.87m (9'06 x 9'05) - The kitchen has a range of wood effect fitted units, worktop surfaces over, cupboard housing the Worcester central heating boiler, stainless steel sink with mixer tap, part tiled walls, plumbing for washing machine, built in stainless steel oven with four ring gas hob and cooker hood over, space for fridge, tiled flooring, exposed beams, door to downstairs WC and a door to the downstairs bedroom. Opening into:

Living/ Dining Room - 5.87m x 3.89m (19'3 x 12'9) -

Living Room Area - The living area has a feature brick fireplace with tiled surround and a log burner inset, wood effect flooring, radiator, television aerial point, staircase rising to the first floor accommodation, under stair storage cupboard and three double glazed windows to the side aspect overlooking open fields.

Dining Room Area - With radiator, wood effect flooring and a double glazed window to the side aspect overlooking open fields with window seat.

Downstairs Cloakroom - With WC, pedestal wash hand basin, part tiled walls, tiled flooring, radiator and extractor fan.

Downstairs Bedroom One - 3.56m x 3.30m (11'8 x 10'10) - With exposed beams, radiator, television aerial point, built in wardrobe, wood effect flooring, two double glazed windows to the rear aspect overlooking open countryside and a door leads to the inner hallway and door to:

Shower Room - The shower room has a white three piece suite comprising: WC, vanity wash hand basin with double cupboards under, shower cubicle, part tiled walls, radiator, wood paneling to the dado rail, tiled flooring, shaver point/ light, double high level cupboard and a double glazed window to the side aspect.

Inner Hallway - With a built in cupboard and a wooden door to the rear courtyard.

First Floor Balcony Landing - With a double built in cupboard, double glazed 'Velux' window with views across open countryside, door to the bathroom and bedroom.

Bedroom Two - 3.78m x 3.58m (12'5 x 11'9) - With exposed beams, pitched ceiling, radiator, television aerial point and double glazed windows to dual aspects with views across open countryside.

Bathroom - The bathroom has a white three piece suite comprising: WC, P shaped bath with shower attachment and shower over, pedestal wash hand basin, part tiled walls, exposed beams, heated towel rail, tiled flooring, shaver point, extractor fan and a double glazed 'Velux' window.

Rear Courtyard - The courtyard area has a gravel entertainment area with flower and shrub borders, stone wall to boundaries with views across the open countryside.

Outside The Barn - Patio entertainment area, brick built barbecue, outside light, raised flower and shrub borders and views across open countryside. Archway, pathway and gate leads to personal access.

Main House/ B&B - The main house is currently used as a bed and breakfast.

Entrance - UPVC double glazed door leading into:

Entrance Hall - The entrance hall has a staircase rising to the first floor accommodation, quarry tiled flooring, radiator, UPVC double glazed roof, UPVC double glazed French doors leading out to the garden, UPVC double glazed windows to the rear aspect with views across open countryside, under stairs storage cupboard, walk in cupboard, space for fridge freezer, doors to downstairs accommodation and a UPVC double glazed door leading into the owners kitchen/ breakfast room and further accommodation.

Sitting Room - 4.80m x 3.84m (15'9 x 12'7) - The sitting room benefits from a brick fireplace with log burner inset, exposed beams, radiator, two UPVC double glazed windows to the front aspect and a stable door leading into the breakfast room.

Breakfast Room - 5.26m x 3.61m (17'3 x 11'10) - With exposed beams, radiator, UPVC double glazed windows to dual aspects and a stable door leading into the sitting room.

Downstairs Bedroom Three - 4.65m x 3.56m (15'3 x 11'8) - With radiator, television aerial point, UPVC double glazed window to the side aspect and a door leading into:

En Suite Shower Room - The en suite shower room has a white three piece suite comprising: WC, shower cubicle, vanity wash hand basin with cupboards under, part tiled walls, shaver point/ light, tiled flooring and a wall mounted electric heater.

First Floor Landing - With access to loft space and doors to bedrooms.

Bedroom Four - 4.22m x 3.40m (13'10 x 11'2) - With a range of built in wardrobes, built in bed side tables, access to loft space, television aerial point, UPVC double glazed window to the side aspect and a door leads into:

En Suite Shower Room - The en suite shower room has a white three piece suite comprising: WC, shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin, part tiled walls, shaver point/ light and extractor fan.

Bedroom Five - 4.72m x 3.35m (15'6 x 11) - With two radiators, exposed beams, television aerial point, built in double wardrobe, UPVC double glazed window to the front aspect and a door leads into:

En Suite Shower Room - The en suite shower room has a white three piece suite comprising: WC, shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin, part tiled walls, wood paneling to the dado rail, shaver point/ light, radiator and a double glazed 'Velux' window.

Bedroom Six - 4.75m x 3.91m (15'7 x 12'10) - (Measurements are maximum and include the en suite)

With radiator, exposed beams, built in double wardrobe, television aerial point, two UPVC double glazed windows to the front aspect and a door leads into:

En Suite Shower Room - Th en suite shower room has a white three piece suite comprising: WC, shower cubicle, vanity wash hand basin with double cupboard below, part tiled walls, heated towel rail, shaver point/ light, exposed beams and extractor fan.

Owners Accommodation - The owners accommodation is mainly on the ground floor.

Utility Room - With plumbing for washing machine, further appliance space and central heating boiler.

Kitchen/ Breakfast Room - 4.55m x 4.22m (14'11 x 13'10) - The kitchen has a range of wood fitted units with end display shelving, open shelving, glass fronted display cupboard, under unit lighting, worktop surfaces, two built in wine racks, built in fridge, one and a half bowl stainless steel sink with mixer tap, part tiled walls, built in dishwasher, space for Range style cooker, cooker hood over, stone flooring, radiator with breakfast bar over, exposed beams, storage cupboard, double glazed window to the front aspect and a wood stable door leading into:

Living Room - 6.35m x 4.93m (20'10 x 16'02) - The living room has a feature brick fireplace with multi fuel stove inset, exposed beams, built in bar, two radiators, wood effect flooring, ladder to the loft space, double glazed 'Velux' window, two double glazed windows to the side aspect and a door to the inner hallway.

Loft Space - With lighting supplied.

Inner Hallway - With exposed beams, radiator and a built in storage cupboard. Doors to the two downstairs bedrooms and bathroom.

Downstairs Bedroom One - 4.75m x 2.26m (15'7 x 7'5) - With exposed beams, radiator and a UPVC double glazed window to the side aspect with views across open countryside.

Downstairs Bedroom Two - 3.66m x 2.08m (12' x 6'10) - With exposed beams, radiator and a UPVC double glazed window to the side aspect.

Bathroom - The bathroom has a white three piece suite comprising: WC, panelled bath with shower over, pedestal wash hand basin, part tiled walls, radiator, exposed beams, shaver point/ light and a UPVC double glazed window to the side aspect.

Outside Main House -

Driveway - There is a tarmac driveway providing ample parking for vehicles.

Gardens And Grounds - The gardens are a real feature of this property and enjoy views across open countryside, there is a generous patio entertainment area with a well, outside light, pathway leading to the lawned area, greenhouse, further area of lawn with raised borders, apple tree, raspberry plants and a gravel entertainment area. Area with oil tank, gas tank, log store, open fronted shed and a further shed with a corner wash hand basin, sink with worktop surfaces, window to side aspect, power and lighting. A gate leads to the side.

* Agent's Note(S) * - The current owners have advised us that to the side of the driveway there is reserved access to get to the local farmland and to the side of the property there is a land which The Old Forge has right of way over to gain access to the garden.

The barn has it's own Energy Performance Certificate:
Energy Efficency Rating - current is 72. Potential is 97.
Environmental Impact - current is 84. Potential is 106.

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Particulars - These particulars are believed to be correct but their accuracy is not guaranteed and they do not constitute or form any part of any contract. All measurements, areas and distances are approximate and floor plans and photographs are for guidance purposes only. Woodhead Sales and Lettings has no authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to the property. If you are travelling some distance contact the office if you require any further information or clarification.

Tenure - It is believed that this property is Freehold but we are unable to verify this as we have no access to the documentation. If you proceed with the purchase of this property this will need to be verified by your solicitor/conveyance.

Services - We have been informed by the seller that the property benefits from mains water, mains drainage, oil central heating. The barn has mains water, mains drainage and LPG central heating. We have not tested any services, therefore no warranty can be given or implied as to their working order.

Local Authority/ Planning - Woodhead Oswestry Sales & Lettings Ltd have not checked rights of way, footpaths, covenants, easements, wayleaves, nor existing or proposed planning permissions concerning this property or the surrounding area.

Fixtures And Fittings - Fixtures and fittings other than those mentioned above to be agreed with the Seller.

Viewings - By appointment through the selling agents. Woodhead Oswestry Sales & Lettings Ltd, 12 Leg Street, Oswestry, Shropshire, SY11 2NL. Tel: (01691) 680044.

Hours Of Business - Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm Saturday 9.00am - 1.00pm Sunday Closed. A 24 hour answer phone service is available.


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  • Gobowen (7.4 mi)
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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Woodhead Sales & Lettings, Oswestry

12 Leg Street, Oswestry, SY11 2NL

01691 595014 Local call rate

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