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2 bedroom cottage to rent

Old Rectory Cottages, More, Bishops Castle, SY9

£510 pcm
fees apply

Property Description

Letting information:

Furnishing: Unfurnished
Added on Rightmove: 10 January 2017 (378 days ago)

Key features

  • A charming two bedroom stone and timber cottage
  • Located in the picturesque village of More
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Sitting Room with Inglenook fire
  • Two double bedrooms
  • Bathroom
  • Good sized garden with beautiful views

Full description

A charming Grade II listed, semi-detached two bedroom stone and timber cottage located in the beautiful village of More.
The accommodation consists of Kitchen/Breakfast room, Sitting room, Two double bedrooms and Bathroom. Externally the property has off road parking and a well sized garden. EPC rating F

Bishops Castle 2 miles | Ludlow 15 miles | Shrewsbury 24 miles | Birmingham 68 miles
2 Old Rectory Cottage is situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty in the picturesque village of More, just outside a popular market town. Boasting market town status since 1249. Bishops Castle still has a thriving livestock
market at the auction yard and a popular farmers market to be found in the newly refurbished town hall; fast becoming the rejuvenated heart of Bishops Castle.
There is a fantastic mix of independent shops, museums, cafes, pubs and micro-breweries on the doorstep. Of particular note is The Three Tuns of 1642; the oldest licensed brewery in Britain, and The Castle Hotel which stands on the site of the ancient castle and once owned by Clive of India.
The surrounding countryside makes for excellent cycling and walking. Nearby Bishops Castle achieved status as a ‘Walkers Are Welcome’
town was in 2008. The Shropshire Way, Offas Dyke and prehistoric Bronze Age Kerry Ridgeway are found on the edge of the town. Communications in the area are good with the A488 linking Shrewsbury in the north and the A49 located a few miles away. Rail links are found at Craven Arms and Church Stretton on the main line Manchester to Cardiff.

The Property
2 Old Rectory Cottage is a striking stone and timber built black and white property thought to date back to the late 16th Century. The position, nestled near the 13th Century church, amongst handsome cottages and houses, and surrounded by farmland is the quintessential English country village setting.
The cottage offers good accommodation over three floors and comprising of a kitchen/breakfast room,large sitting room with inglenook and two double bedrooms and a family bathroom. 2 Old Rectory Cottage is a substantial Grade II listed village house which would make a wonderful home of excellent proportions.
Kitchen/Breakfast Room

Sitting Room

Bedroom 1

Bedroom 2


Small Garden


Central Heating

The cottage has a lovely garden made up of a well-kept lawn, mature Beech hedging and specimen trees. The property benefits from a private drive off the quiet country lane
which sweeps round to a gravel parking area. The position and views offer something very special.

Strictly by appointment with the Landlord's agents, Strutt & Parker LLP on 01743 284 200
From Ludlow take the A49 towards Craven Arms. Go through Craven Arms and about 1 mile outside the town take a left turn signposted Bishops Castle. Follow this road for approximately 7 miles and after a sharp right hand bend take the right turning towards More. After about 200 yards turn left to More over a humpbacked bridge, continue into the hamlet
following the road round to the left with the church on your right, the property can be found on the left hand side opposite a red letter box in
the brick wall.
Term - Minimum Term 12 months.

Tenancy - Assured Shorthold Tenancy Agreement under the provisions of the Housing Act 1988.

Service - Mains electricity, Mains water, oil central heating, Private shared drainage via a Septic Tank.

Strutt and Parker are advised that the property is in Council Tax Band A

Local Authority: Shropshire County Council

Rent - £510.00 per calendar month to be paid monthly in advance.

Deposit - £765.00 being the equivalent to 1.5 months rent, to be paid upon commencement of the Tenancy agreement, complying with the rules and regulations of the Tenancy Deposit Service.

Tenure: Freehold

Listed: Grade II
Referencing Fee:
£50 (inc VAT) per individual,
£50 (inc VAT) per guarantor,

Administration Charges
£210 (inc VAT) per tenancy

EPC Rating

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

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