6 bedroom detached house for sale

1 Church Lane, Shottery

Guide Price £725,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

Stratford-upon-Avon is internationally famous through being the birthplace of William Shakespeare and home to the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, and attracts almost four million visitors a year who come to see its rich variety of historic buildings. Stratford is also a prosperous riverside market town which provides South Warwickshire with a wide range of national and local stores, fine restaurants and inns, a good choice of public and private schools, including Stratford Grammar for girls nearby and Stratford Grammar for boys in the town centre together with excellent sporting and recreational amenities. These include golf courses, swimming pool and leisure centre, National Hunt race course, the nearby north Cotswold Hills as well as the benefits to anglers and boating enthusiasts of the River Avon.

The town is well served by trunk road/motorway and rail communications with regular train services to Birmingham Moor Street and London Marylebone (via Warwick Parkway/Leamington Spa stations), whilst junction 15 of the M40 motorway is situated within about 15 minutes drive. Birmingham International Airport, the National Exhibition and Agricultural Centres and International Convention Centre are all located in under one hour's travel whilst other well known business centres including Warwick & Leamington Spa, Coventry, Evesham, Redditch and Solihull are all readily accessible.

1 Church Lane sits in the heart of the charming village of Shottery and was formally one of the original Lodge Houses to Shottery Hall. Having been tastefully updated by the current owners over recent years, this distinctive period family home offers a wealth of space, ideally suited to a modern families needs. Beyond the main house, which offers 5 bedrooms, 2 reception rooms plus a fantastic open plan kitchen and family room, sits a superb self contained annexe which, in itself is real gem of a property. This ancillary dwelling would be a perfect annexe for a relative or offers potential to let via a scheme such as AirBnB, whereby an assured income can be drawn on a regular basis. There are parking facilities outside and within the gated courtyard together with an area of lawn and decked terrace. Viewing is strongly recommended to fully appreciate the scale of accommodation offered by this truly versatile and rarely available home.

Accessed from the road, the house sits beyond a walled entrance complete with parking area and double opening gates to an enclosed courtyard garden and overflow parking area.

 

THE MAIN HOUSE  

GROUND FLOOR  

HALLWAY  

GUEST WC/SHOWER ROOM  

SITTING ROOM  

STUDY  

OPEN PLAN KITCHEN/FAMILY/DINING AREA  

FIRST FLOOR  

LANDING  

BATHROOM  

BEDROOM ONE  

BEDROOM TWO  

BEDROOM THREE  

BEDROOM FOUR  

BEDROOM FIVE  

THE COACH HOUSE  

ENTRANCE LOBBY  

KITCHEN AREA  

LIVING AREA  

MEZZANINE BEDROOM  

EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM  

OUTSIDE The property benefits from a gravelled parking area to side which is accessed via Church Lane with double opening gates leading to a block paved parking area/ substantial enclosed patio. The former pigsties have been converted and provide useful storage and there is an area of lawn, which divides the main house and coach house. There is a generous area of decking which sits alongside the bifold doors from the main house offering an ideal space to entertain.  

GENERAL INFORMATION Directions: Leaving Stratford town centre via the A3400, Birmingham Road, at the junction of Clopton Road turning left onto Arden Street passing the hospital to the junction, turn right onto Alcester Road A422 to the traffic island. Take the second exit continuing along the A422, continue for some distance turning left onto Church Lane (signposted Shottery), passing Our Lady of Peace RC church. Continue further where the property will be found to the left, identified by the agents for sale board, prior to the junction of Bell Lane and Church Lane. Stratford can also be accessed on foot by a delightful footpath which leads directly into the town centre and would take an able-bodied walker around 10 - 15 minutes.

Subjective comments in these details imply the opinion of the selling Agent at the time these details were prepared. Naturally, the opinions of purchasers may differ.

Agents Note: We have not tested any of the electrical, central heating or sanitaryware appliances. Purchasers should make their own investigations as to the workings of the relevant items. Floor plans are for identification purposes only and not to scale. All room measurements and mileages quoted in these sales particulars are approximate.

Fixtures and Fittings: All those items mentioned in these particulars by way of fixtures and fittings are deemed to be included in the sale price. Others, if any, are excluded. However, we would always advise that this is confirmed by the purchaser at the point of offer.

Tenure: The property is Freehold with vacant possession upon completion of the purchase.

Services: All mains services are understood to be connected to the property, However The Coach House is not connected to mains gas and is serviced by an LPG tank/bottle to the rear of the property.

Local Authority: Stratford-upon-Avon District Council. Council Tax Band F.

To complete our quality service, John Shepherd is pleased to offer the following:-

Free Valuation: Please contact the office on 01789 292659 to make an appointment.

Residential Lettings and Management: If you are interested in letting out your property or are considering renting a property, please contact 01564 771776.

Professional Survey Department: If this property should not meet your requirements and you decide to purchase a property not marketed by ourselves, we would be delighted to offer our professional services to you should you require an independent survey on the property you intend to purchase. We offer a full range of professional surveys including the RICS Home Buyers' Survey and Valuation Reports, and full Building Surveys. For professional survey and valuation advice therefore, please do not hesitate to contact our Survey Department on 01564 786626.

John Shepherd Conveyancing: Very competitive fixed price rates agreed with our panel of local experienced and respected Solicitors. Please contact this office for further details or go to www.johnshepherd.com

Financial Services: John Shepherd Estate Agents works with Lomond Mortgage Services offering face to face mortgage advice to suit your needs. LMS are part of one of the UK's largest award winning mortgage brokers and can offer you expert mortgage advice, searching over 11,000 different mortgages from 90+ lenders to find the right deal for you. Please contact Matthew Tyler at our Solihull office on 0121 703 1869 for further details or to arrange a free appointment. 


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30 September 2016

Nearest stations

  • Stratford-upon-Avon (0.7 mi)
  • Wilmcote (2.3 mi)
  • Bearley (3.7 mi)
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10 Union Street, Stratford-Upon-Avon, CV37 6QT

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John Shepherd Vaughan And Co, Stratford

10 Union Street, Stratford-Upon-Avon, CV37 6QT

01789 611046 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Stratford-upon-Avon (0.7 mi)
  • Wilmcote (2.3 mi)
  • Bearley (3.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

John Shepherd Vaughan And Co, Stratford

10 Union Street, Stratford-Upon-Avon, CV37 6QT

01789 611046 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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