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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Alders Lane, Whixall, Whitchurch, SY13

£750,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Farmhouse
  • Standing In Grounds Of 7 Acres
  • Five Bedrooms
  • Seperate Offices & Workshop Facilities
  • Extended Accommodation
  • Stables
  • 20 X 60 Arena
  • Solar Panels
  • Superb Conservatory
  • Extensive Parking

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Property
THE HOUSE: Alders Farmhouse is a large 3 storey, tastefully modernised, detached 5-bedroom Victorian farmhouse standing in 7 acres and situated on a quiet lane in a secluded Shropshire setting with stables, substantial out-buildings including a large open plan office, large garage and workshops, and a 20 x 60 arena.

FAMILY HOME: Family buyers will love the spacious accommodation with 5 bedrooms. A large kitchen, dining room, 2 sitting rooms, reception room, utility room, shower room on the ground floor. Four bedrooms are on the first floor with a family bathroom, and the substantial master bedroom has a large en-suite shower room, and walk-in fitted wardrobes. The top floor has bedroom 5, a study and a superb cinema room with adjoining rooms currently used as a DVD library and sewing room. The house benefits from solar panels which are located on the rear south facing roof. Part of the property dates back to 1490 with the main building dating to 1860.

EQUESTRIAN PROPERTY: 7 acres or thereabouts of pasture, stabling for 3 horses, field shelter and a 20x60, all-weather arena, access to miles of quiet local lanes for riding. It is within easy reach of plenty of good equestrian venues. LAND: Already extending to over 7 acres an additional 5 acres or thereabouts is available by separate negotiation.

MODERN OFFICE FACILITIES: For anyone wishing to run a business from home, alongside the main house, is a spacious, purpose-built office suite, fitted out with CAT 5 cabling. On the ground floor, there is a large garage, workshops, storage rooms/further office space, toilet and kitchen area.

EXPANSION: There is also planning permission for a double garage and second storey accommodation, and pool.

Location
LOCATION: The house sits in the sought-after village of Whixall with open views of the surrounding Shropshire countryside and Welsh mountains. Whixall Marina and nearby Llangollen canal make for excellent walks. Close to the market towns of Wem (4 miles) and Whitchurch (8 miles) and the historic town of Shrewsbury (15 miles) and City of Chester (27 miles). Mainline stations and airports are all around an hour away.

SCHOOLS: The local primary school is rated “Good” by Ofsted. Secondary schools in Wem and Whitchurch and Ellesmere are all rated “Good” by Ofsted. Private schools at Ellesmere and Shrewsbury.

Entrance Porch
Main front entrance, solid wood door into porch with radiator, original quarry tiled floor, Upvc double glazed window and glazed door into hall.

Hallway
Stairs to first floor, doors to sitting room and dining room. Central heating thermostat.

Dining Room
15'4 by 12'2

Upvc double glazed window, two radiators, exposed beam, solid maple wooden floor, skirting and door surrounds.

Sitting Room
15'7 by 14'4 to 10'7

Upvc double glazed window, two radiators, original quarry stone tiled floor, exposed beams, large inglenook with gas log burner, doors to living room, kitchen and stairs.

Living Room
28'3 by 15'7

Main living room forms an impressive open central living space. Features a built in facility for TV and Hi-fi. Leading out through glazed double doors to the conservatory and garden. Engineered oak floor with under floor heating, two radiators, two Upvc double glazed windows, wall mounted designer gas fire, inset ceiling spot lights. Room thermostat. Doors to sitting room and reception.

Conservatory
11'9 by 18'9

Brick base with Upvc double glazed windows with self cleaning glass. Ceramic tiled floor with under floor heating, French doors to garden. Double doors to main living room, door to kitchen. Room thermostat.

Reception Room
11'1 by 16'1

Two radiators, Upvc double glazed window, ceramic tiled floor, spiral staircase rising to master bedroom, and top floor. Two storage cupboards, one with central heating and hot water controls. Door to main living room and lobby. Central heating thermostat.

Lobby
Quarry tiled floor, boot storage cupboard, doors to outside, reception room and shower room and WC.

Shower Room
Shower tray with electric shower, low level W.C, pedestal wash hand basin, quarry tiled floor, part tiled walls, radiator, extractor fan.

Kitchen
22'8 by 14'11

Large, light and spacious, modern style fitted kitchen with large central island with breakfast bar, five burner ceramic hob, sink, storage drawers. Lots of additional storage, including timbre and pull out racked units and hinged cupboards. Large work top areas, sinks and drainer, built in dishwasher and two built in ovens with microwave. Satellite TV point. Space and plumbing for American style fridge/freezer, three Upvc double glazed windows, ceramic tiled floor with under floor heating. Views onto garden and surrounding fields. Doors to garden, conservatory, rear lobby, sitting and dining rooms. Room thermostat.

Rear Lobby
Radiator, door to outside and doors to Kitchen and utility room.

Utility Room
6'9 by 7'11

Eye level wall cupboards, work tops with double sinks and drainer with cupboards beneath, laundry cupboard, quarry tiled floor, space and plumbing for washing machine, vent for tumble dryer, Upvc double glazed window, door to further utility area.

Utility Area
Radiator, Upvc double glazed window, tiled floor, space and plumbing for washing machine, currently used as equine laundry.

First Floor Landing
Upvc double glazed window, stairs to top floor, doors to bathroom, bedrooms two, three and four.

Bedroom Two
16'7 by 14'10 to 11'3

Double bedroom with Upvc double glazed window, radiator, large built in wardrobe, exposed beams, doors to master bedroom and landing. Access hatch and fitted ladder to room above.

Bedroom Three
12'11 by 13'7

Double bedroom with Upvc double glazed window, radiator, under stairs storage cupboard. Exposed beams.

Bedroom Four
10'9 by 12'0

Double bedroom with Upvc double glazed window, radiator.

Bathroom
11'0 by 10'10

Newly fitted family bathroom with roll top claw foot period style bath, large shower cubicle with power shower, low level W.C, pedestal wash hand basin, radiator, ceramic tiled floor and walls , cupboard housing hot water tank, Upvc double glazed window.

Master Bedroom
29'3 by 15'8

Impressive large master bedroom featuring spiral staircase leading down to reception room on the ground floor and up to the study on the top floor. Three Upvc double glazed windows, under floor heating, flush ceiling lighting, door to large walk in closet with wardrobes and pull out storage drawers, door to en-suite and bedroom two. Room thermostat.

En-suite
10'8 by 12'8

Large walk in shower with power shower, low level W.C, twin circular sinks, ceramic tiled floor with under floor heating, heated towel rail, tiled walls, Upvc double glazed window.

Second floor
Accessed via stairs from the first floor or via a spiral staircase from the master bedroom which leads into the study and cinema room.

Study
11'0 by 15'9

Accessed by spiral staircase. Upvc double glazed window, radiator, maple wooden floor, exposed beams. Door to cinema room. CAT 5 cabling linked to office suite.

Cinema Room
16'8 by 15'10

Currently used as cinema room with sound proofing in floor. Three Velux skylights with electric blackout blinds, three modern designer radiators, modern style lighting fixtures. Maple wooden floor, door to store room one, and study.

Store Room One
6'10 by 10'9

Used as a library with plenty of shelving to store dvds, cds, lps etc, door to store room two. Movement sensor lighting. Radiator. Water header tank in roof space area.

Store Room Two
16'8 by 9'0

This room is currently being used as a sewing room, there is a radiator, and movement sensor lighting, and a hatch with stair ladder to bedroom two below. Door through to bedroom five.

Bedroom Five
16'3 max to 7'8 by 12'6 max to 7'10

Accessed via stairs leading from first floor landing, or through store room two. Velux skylight, radiator.

Domestic Offices
For anyone wishing to run a business form home, standing alongside the main house, there is a purpose-built office suite, fitted out with CAT 5 telephone and computer cabling for up to 8 people. On the ground floor there is an extremely spacious garage, workshops and toilet and kitchen area.

Large open plan office 41'2 by 11'6 on first floor

Store Room 12'5 by 11'6

W.C with wash hand basin

Store Room 11'8 by 14'8 with kitchen area

Ground Floor Office with electric heater 11'10 by 14'8


Three Upvc double glazed windows, two Velux skylights, four electric heaters. There is also a storage area above in the loft.

Workshop
Garage Area 34'4 by 15'11

Large garage/workshop with double hinged doors, fitted out with PowerPoints and lighting throughout. Further storage on mezzanine above workshop. Double doors to further workshop/storage area. Single door to outside.

31'4 by 16'6

Three double glazed hardwood windows.

Stables
30'7 by 17'9

Brick Built Stable with room for two horses and a feed room/rug room. There is an electric shower in the feed room, that reaches over into one stable that doubles as a horse wash area.

11'3 b y 11'4

Separate wooden stable for one horse.

Fitted with electric/heat lighting and power sockets.

The stables stand in a wooden fenced off coral. There is also a gated, concrete hard standing suitable for a horse lorry/trailer.

Land
There is a field of around 1.37 acres with water supply and a field shelter standing on concrete base, including an all weather 20 x 60 arena. The land totals around 7 acres.

Gardens
The gardens are mainly laid to lawn with mature trees, shrubs and bushes. There is a small vegetable plot, concrete walled compost heap, a log store, paved patio. The greenhouse is located in a fenced gated area with a small lawn suitable to use as a dog run. There is a wall to the front garden.

Tenure
The vendors advise us that the property is freehold.

Services
The vendors advise us that there is mains water, mains electricity, oil fired central heating powered by and external boiler, which was installed within the last 4 years. The boiler has been regularly serviced. Also LPG gas bottles and private drainage.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
10 May 2018

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  • Prees (2.2 mi)
  • Wem (3.3 mi)
  • Whitchurch (Salop) (5.5 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Prees (2.2 mi)
  • Wem (3.3 mi)
  • Whitchurch (Salop) (5.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Purplebricks, covering Central England

Suite 7, First Floor, Cranmore Drive, Shirley, Solihull, B90 4RZ

0121 396 0865 Local call rate

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