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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Offley Marsh, Nr Bishops Offley, Eccleshall

Removed £550,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Highly Individual Country House
  • Most Delightful Location
  • Gardens, Grounds and Field 2.5 acres
  • 5 Reception Rooms, 3 Bedrooms
  • Bathroom and Shower Room
  • Extensive Detached Workshop/Garage Block
  • Lovely Rural Views
  • Potential to Further Improve. EPC Rating F

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Tremendous potential for further improvement subject to planning consent.

In brief; Inner Living Reception Hall, Study/Living Room, Sitting Room, Sun Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, Utility Room, First Floor: Three Bedrooms, Bathroom, Shower Room, Outside: Detached Block comprising Four Workshops, Garden Store, Tractor Store, Brick Built Hen House.

Porch having a stable type door, window and tiled floor extending into the extremely spacious Utility which has built in cupboards, beamed ceiling and a wide window. The Kitchen has an attractive range of light oak units with granite effect work surfaces and a stainless steel sink and double drainer. Ceramic hob with concealed extractor canopy above and oven beneath. Integrated dishwasher and fridge. Solid fuel fired Rayburn which provides central heating and hot water. Two windows, tiled floor and access to the separate Dining Room which is dual aspect and has a beamed ceiling.
The Sitting Room has a window to the garden, brick fireplace with cast log burner, built in display cupboard and beamed ceiling. There is a light and airy Sun Room with windows to the garden and patio doors to the terrace and garden. Inner Hall/Sitting Area having a brick fireplace (please note the cast burner is not connected). Stairs rising to the first floor landing and having useful storage cupboard beneath, additional storage cupboard and a half bay window with window seat. There is a Study/Living Room having a bay window with window seat enjoying lovely views of the garden. Brick inglenook open fireplace and built in bookshelving.

First Floor Landing off which leads Three Bedrooms all of which enjoy lovely views of the garden. The principal bedroom has a cast fire surround (no longer working) and bedrooms two and three have built in cupboards. Bathroom comprising bath, low flush w.c, pedestal wash basin and access to eaves space. A separate Shower Room having shower, pedestal wash basin, low flush w.c, access to eaves space and airing cupboard.

The property really does enjoy a truly enviable plot and location. There is a long block paved and gated drive leading to the house and also to the extensive range of outbuildings with courtyard. There are two twisted arches with paths leading immediately to the house and a brick block paved sun terrace. The property is situated within the centre of the garden, flanked by lawns, a trellis with circular sun terrace, mature trees, various plants and bushes. There is also an attractive garden pond with further upper level ponds. Two gates leading to the field which extends to the rear of the property and to the side. There is also a well.

Excellent Detached Range of Buildings comprising Four Workshops. In addition there is a Garden Store, Tractor Store, Coal Store and Brick Built Hen House.

The property enjoys this tranquil position however is also convenient for the local pub at Copmere End and beyond the thriving and much respected village of Eccleshall which has a variety of local shops. The county town of Stafford has a mainline intercity railway station with regular Virgin services operating to London Euston taking only approximately one hour twenty minutes. Junction 14 of the M6 provides direct access into the national motorway network and M6 Toll.

From Stafford take the Eccleshall Road passing through Creswell and Great Bridgeford and into Eccleshall. Bear right at the first mini island and turn left at the second mini island proceeding along the High Street and out of Eccleshall. Continue through Pershall and then take the next left hand turning (signposted Copemere End, Bishops and High Offley). Continue to the crossroads, turn right and then almost immediately left into Mere Rise. Set the trip on your vehicles and continue for exactly 0.7 miles and take the second of the right hand turnings (signposted 'unsuitable for heavy goods vehicles'). Continue down the lane to the junction, turn left at the grass triangle and immediately left again where the property is approached via a gated entrance beyond the chapel.

Agents Notes
1) There is no mains gas to the property.
2) There is no mains drainage to the property.
3) Drainage is to a septic tank.
4) Heating is via the solid fuel fired Rayburn.
5) Chapel House is not registered with Land Registry.

Promap/Ordnance Survey Extract
For Identification purposes only - not to scale.

Freehold (Purchasers are recommended to satisfy themselves as to tenure via their legal representative).

Mains water and electricity are believed to be connected to the property but purchasers are advised to satisfy themselves as to their suitability.

Local Authority
Stafford Borough Council

Useful Websites

JGA/120517 JGC/010518


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
16 May 2018


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