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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Shropshire Street, Market Drayton

Sold by Us £230,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Charming Detached Period House in Town Location
  • Boasting Very Generous Gardens
  • Utility/Laundry Room, Modern Kitchen
  • Lounge with Wood Burner Fireplace
  • Dining Room with French Doors to Rear Patio
  • Three Bedrooms, Bathroom
  • Ample Rear Driveway, Detached Garage with Workshop
  • Raised Allotment, Pond & Patio Areas
  • Many Lovely Period Features
  • Energy Rating E-45

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

PROPERTY This absolutely charming house that has stood in the popular market town of Market Drayton since the 18th century provides a lovely home with many period features, keeping it true to its origins. The impressively spacious rear garden that seems to go on for as far as the eye can see, boasts a well maintained range of raised flower beds which are planted with a stunning array of cottage garden plants. There is also an allotment, a covered soft fruit grove, two ponds and patio area and to the far rear of the garden you will find a lawned area where views of the wonderful utopia can be enjoyed. The main access is via the rear of the property where you will find a utility/laundry room, kitchen, lounge, dining room and cellar. The first floor offers three bedrooms - two of which are doubles and a main bathroom. There is driveway parking at the side of the property and timber double gates that lead to a further large driveway with turning space. In addition to this there is a detached garage with an adjoining work shop, green house and a brick built outbuilding which is currently used as a log store. We fully advise that you book a viewing so that you can see for yourselves all of this wonderful homes delights and it's convenient close to town location.

LOCATION Market Drayton is a popular North Shropshire market town on the Staffordshire/Cheshire borders. It is on the River Tern, between Shrewsbury and Stoke on Trent and was formerly known as Drayton in Hales and is listed in the Domesday Book. In 1245 King Henry III granted a charter for the weekly Wednesday market, giving the town its current title. The market is still held every Wednesday. The Shropshire Union Canal runs through the town and Market Drayton offers a wide variety of amenities such as schools, specialist and high street shops, supermarkets and health and leisure facilities. The larger centres of Newcastle under Lyme, The Potteries, Crewe, Stafford, Telford and Shrewsbury are between approximately 15 to 26 miles away. 



UTILITY ROOM/LAUNDRY 7' 11" x 7' 6" (2.41m x 2.29m) Having a Upvc main entrance door with glazed panel and double glazed window to the side, a fitted base unit with work surface over, space and plumbing for washing machine and slim line dishwasher, space for fridge freezer, wall mounted combination boiler, timber clad walls, flag stone floor, loft access and door to;  

KITCHEN 14' 0" x 6' 8" (4.27m x 2.03m) Having a range of cream fitted wall and base units with work surfaces over, 1½ bowl stainless steel sink and drainer, wall mounted shelving, built in double oven with cupboard under and over, four burner induction hob, ceiling beams, flag stone floor, two double glazed windows to the rear, serving hatch into dining room, access and door to cellar and oak latch door to;  

LOUNGE 14' 6 into archway " x 12' 2" (4.42m x 3.71m) With original wooden parquet floor, brick built fireplace housing multi fuel burner, built in book shelf with cupboards, ceiling beams, two radiators, stairs to first floor, two wall lights, two double glazed windows to the front both fitted with bespoke light oak shutters.  

DINING ROOM 19' 1" x 11' 5" (5.82m x 3.48m) With double glazed window to the front with bespoke fitted light oak shutters, four wall lights, exposed brick chimney breast housing feature remote controlled gas fireplace, two radiators and French Upvc doors that lead to the rear.  


LANDING AREA With a small room at the head of the staircase with a double glazed window with light oak shutters to the front. Also having an airing cupboard with shelving, loft access and oak latch doors to;  

BEDROOM ONE 12' 2" x 11' 4" (3.71m x 3.45m) With double glazed dual aspect windows to the side and rear with oak shutters. 

BEDROOM TWO 12' 8 max" x 12' 4" (3.86m x 3.76m) Having two double wardrobes with built in shoe racks, storage drawers and a mirrored door, double glazed window with oak shutters to the front and radiator.  

BEDROOM THREE 11' 5 " x 6' 8" (3.48m x 2.03m) With double glazed window to the rear with oak shutters and radiator.  

BATHROOM 9' 4" x 6' 8" (2.84m x 2.03m) Having a fitted suite that includes a paneled bath, pedestal wash hand basin and low level wc. Also with tiled splash backs, tiled floor, shaver point and double glazed window to the rear.  

EXTERNALLY There is a driveway at the side of the property leading to timber double gates with a pedestrian gate to the side. Here you will find an ample parking area with turning space, a brick outbuilding that is currently a log store, a detached garage with adjoining workshop and a lean to Greenhouse at the side. A gate then takes you along a straight pathway that runs through the delightful established cottage gardens, boasting a range of raised flower beds, an allotment and covered soft fruit grove. Furthermore there is a paved seating area with two ponds and a raised lawned garden at the far rear. Added to all of this you will find a chicken run with the option of having the hens included. 

DETACHED GARAGE & ADJOINING WORKSHOP The garage having an up and over door, power and light and roof storage. The workshop also has power and light and windows to the side and rear.  

ENERGY PERFORMANCE CERTIFICATE The full energy performance certificate (EPC) is available for this property upon request. 

FLOOR PLAN Not to scale. 

SERVICES We are advised that all mains services are available. Barbers have not tested any apparatus, equipment, fittings etc or services to this property, so cannot confirm that they are in working order or fit for purpose. A buyer is recommended to obtain confirmation from their Surveyor or Solicitor. 

HOW TO FIND THE PROPERTY Turn left from our office in Maer Lane and turn left at the mini island onto Cheshire Street. At the next mini roundabout turn right onto Frogmore Road. Continue along Frogmore Road and onto Shropshire Street where you will find the property on the right hand side which can be identified by our for sale board.  

TENURE We are advised that the property is Freehold and this will be confirmed by the Vendors Solicitor during the Pre- Contract Enquiries. Vacant possession upon completion. 

METHOD OF SALE For Sale by Private Treaty. 

LOCAL AUTHORITY Council tax enquiries, Revenues & Benefit, Shropshire Council, Shirehall, Shrewsbury, SY2 6ND.
Tel: 0345 678 9002 

VIEWING ARRANGEMENTS By arrangement with the Agents Office at Tower House, Maer Lane, Market Drayton, TF9 3SH
Tel: 01630 653641 or email: 

DISCLAIMER PROPERTY DETAILS For clarification we wish to inform prospective purchasers that we have prepared these sales details as a general guide. We have not carried out a detailed survey nor tested the services, appliances, and specific fittings. Room sizes should not be relied upon for carpets and furnishings. The measurements given are approximate. 


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