16, Wesley Road, Ironbridge, Telford, Shropshire, TF8
A three bedroomed bungalow for renovation or redevelopment in a substantial plot extending to approximately 0.77 acres located in a prime position overlooking the Ironbridge Gorge.
Telford - 5 miles, Bridgnorth - miles, Shrewsbury - 14 miles, Wolverhampton - 22 miles, Birmingham - 37 miles. (All distances are approximate).
A three bedroomed bungalow for renovation/redevelopment situated in a large elevated prime site within the Ironbridge World Heritage Site with outstanding views across the Gorge and towards the Lloyds Head Free Bridge.
Description - Ironbridge is a renowned and historic town which was at the heart of the Industrial Revolution in the late 18th and early 19th Century and is the home of the world's first iron bridge which was cast at nearby Coalbrookdale in 1779. The area is known for its industrial heritage with many local museums including Blists Hill Victorian Village. Ironbridge has a charming town centre adjoining the River Severn situated at the bottom of the River Severn Gorge and is a World Heritage site. The slopes of the Gorge combine a mix of imposing detached period residences mingling with the charming cottages up the hillside.
16 Wesley Road is a unique large prime site situated on a slope overlooking the Gorge with considerable scope to either renovate or demolish and erect a larger property, subject to planning. This is a prime site with outstanding views across the Gorge.
The property is within walking distance to the town centre with many restaurants and shops. Telford town centre and the local retail parks are within easy reach offering an excellent range of shopping, recreation amenities and railway links to Birmingham and London some 5 miles away. The M54 is only a 10 minutes drive away with links to the M6 giving quick access to Birmingham to the north as well as the M6 toll which connects the M42 and M40.
16 Wesley Road is situated on a site of former terraced properties. The property itself is in need of renovation or demolition and re-development, however it offers an opportunity in a sought after area to establish a unique large family home in an outstanding location in a plot extending to 0.77 acres.
Access is via a drive off Wesley Road which leads to this large slightly sloping site and the property. The extent of the property is shown on the attached plan.
Accommodation - Entrance hall to the front of the property leads to a small lobby, off which is:
Sitting Room with log burner and window to the front of the property.
Dining Room with open fireplace and window to the front of the property and a quarry tiled floor.
Passageway off which:
Kitchen with fitted units with stainless steel sink, range cooker.
Bathroom with bath, WC and pedestal sink unit
The property is in need of complete renovation and/or demolition and re-development, subject to planning. Currently the single storey bungalow property provides 82.8 square metres of internal floor area. This can be easily be re-developed into a two storey property on the same footprint which would provide a substantial family home.
Outside - The property sits in a large elevated plot which is south facing with outstanding views over the Ironbridge Gorge below towards the Lloyds Head Free Bridge. The area extends to approximately 0.77 acres and comprises an area of flat grassland and parking to the front of the property which slopes down to two greenhouses which are in need of renovation with an area of rough grassland and woodland to the rear and to the east of the property. This area has tremendous potential to develop into an outstanding amenity space. It is of a unique size which is unknown in Ironbridge and provides an opportunity to create a fabulous family home.
Services: - We are advised by our client that mains water and electricity are connected. There is private drainage, however this is non-compliant and therefore we would advise on redevelopment that a new sewage treatment plant be installed.
Tenure: - We are advised by our client that the property is freehold.
Local Authority: - Telford and Wrekin Council.
Viewing Arrangments: - Strictly by appointment only through Madeley's Chartered Surveyors.
64 High Street, Much Wenlock, Shropshire TF13 6AE / /
Directions: - From the High Street, Ironbridge, continue along the Wharfage until the end of the High Street and a mini roundabout. Turn onto the road to Madeley up the bank and take the left hand turn down Jockey Bank and then first left on to Wesley Road. Pass the Golden Ball Inn public house. The property is situated on the left hand side down a private driveway as indicated by the For Sale board.
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16, Wesley Road, Ironbridge, Telford, Shropshire, TF8
NEAREST STATIONSDistances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
- Telford Central Station3.9 miles
- Oakengates Station4.6 miles
- Shifnal Station5.0 miles
About the agent
The firm is run by the two directors, Nick Berriman and Caroline Eaton, with David Berriman as a consultant. Between us we have over one hundred years of professional experience within the local market. Created in 2006 by the amalgamation of David Berriman and Eaton Estates both of which have their roots in Walker Barnett and Hill, the old established Wolverhampton multi discipline firm of Estate Agents and Auctioneers which dated back to 1780 wh
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