2 bedroom detached house for sale

Prestwood, Alton

Sold STC £200,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Cottage In need of Renovation
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Reception Rooms
  • Kitchen
  • Bathroom
  • Set in approximately 0.4 Acres
  • Overlooking the River Churnet in a Rural Location
  • Guide Price: 200,000 - 250,000
  • For Sale By Public Auction on Wednesday 19th September 2018 at 3pm
  • SOLD - 205,000

Full description

A dilapidated detached cottage set in a splendid and peaceful rural location.

For Sale by Public Auction
On Wednesday 19th September 2018 at 3PM
Held at Uttoxeter Racecourse, Paddock Pavilion


Location  
Crumpwood Cottage stands in a splendid rural location at the end of the Churnet Valley adjacent to Crumpwood Weir. Approached by a long, private driveway (or by foot from the Churnet Way), the property enjoys an exceptional degree of privacy in this exceptional setting. Lying to the north of the village of Denstone (2 miles) additional facilities are available in Rocester (3 miles), whilst Uttoxeter and the A50 are within approximately 6.5 miles. Denstone is approximately 1 mile via the Churnet Way.

Directions 
The postcode does not identify the specific location of the property. A location/directional map is available from the agent, on request.

Description  
A traditional detached cottage together with an adjoining, stone barn standing in approximately 0.4 acres in this outstanding setting. Overlooking the River Churnet and Crumpwood Weir, the property offers considerable potential. The property is approached via a long private driveway and foot bridge over the river with a provision for parking on the North side of the river. The Churnet Way Lies to the South giving pedestrian access to Alton and Denstone. Accommodation currently comprises; hall, two reception rooms, kitchen, rear lobby, cloakroom with two bedrooms and bathroom to the first floor.

Accommodation  

Entrance door  
leading onto

Hall  
with stairs to the first floor.

Reception Room One  
14' 8'' x 11' 10'' (4.48m x 3.61m)
with ceramic fireplace and window to the front.

Reception Room Two  
14' 9'' x 12' 2'' (4.50m x 3.7m)
with open fireplace and window to front.

Kitchen  
14' 4'' x 8' 10'' (4.38m x 2.7m)
with door and window to front and window to rear.

Rear Lobby  
9' 9'' x 5' 6'' (2.98m x 1.67m)
large cloaks room with W.C. and basin.

At First Floor Level 

Landing 

Bedroom One  
15' 3'' x 11' 10'' (4.66m x 3.60m)
with window to front and cupboard.

Bedroom Two  
14' 9'' x 11' 10'' (4.5m x 3.6m)
with tiled fireplace and window to front.

Bathroom  
19' 10'' x 5' 6'' (6.05m x 1.68m)
with W.C., wash basin, bath and airing cupboard.

Externally 
The grounds extend to all sides of the property amounting to approximately 0.4 acres. There is a provision for parking across the river accessed via a footbridge,

General Information 

Services 
We believe that mains water and electricity are connected but buyers should satisfy themselves as to the suitability of these. Drainage will be by a private system.

Local Authority 
Staffordshire Moorlands District Council Moorlands House Stockwell Street Leek Staffordshire ST13 6HQ Tel: 0345 605 3010

Council Tax 
The property is believed to be within Council Tax Band 'D'.

Rights of Way, Wayleaves, and Easement  
The property is sold subject to and with the benefit of, all rights of way, wayleaves and easements in existence at the time of the sale.

Tenure and Possession 
The property is freehold with vacant possession upon completion.

EPC Rating G 

Viewing 
Internal access to the property is not permitted for security reasons.

Solicitors 
The Eric Whitehead Partnership, St Giles Chambers, 14 Chapel Street, Cheadle, ST10 1DY Tel: 01538 755761 Ref: Nicolas John

Method of Sale 
The property is to be sold by public auction.

Money Laundering Regulations 
Due to recent changes in legislation, all buyers must provide relevant documentation in order to provide proof of their identity and place of residence before bidding. The documentation collected is for this purpose only and will not be disclosed to any other party.

Deposit and completion 
The successful bidder will be asked to sign a Contract for the sale of the property immediately as the auction finishes and will also be asked to pay a deposit equivalent to 10% of the sale price either by cheque or bankers draft. The sale of each lot is subject to a buyer's fee of £200 + VAT (£240 inc. VAT) payable on the fall of the hammer. Unless stated otherwise at the sale, completion of purchase will be anticipated 28 days after the auction date.

Conditions of Sale 
The Conditions of Sale will be deposited at the offices of the both the Auctioneer and the Vendor's Solicitors 7 days prior to the sale and will not be read at the sale. The Vendor's Solicitors will be in the saleroom 15 minutes prior to the Auction to deal with any matter arising from either the Conditions of Sale or from the Sales Particulars relating to the property in general. At the time appointed the sale will commence and thereafter no further query will be dealt with and the Purchaser will be deemed to have knowledge of the Conditions of Sale and to have satisfied himself upon all matters contained or referred to therein. Copies of the Conditions of Sale will not be forwarded to interested parties unless by prior arrangement for which there will be a charge.

More information from this agent

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
23 July 2018

Nearest station

  • Uttoxeter (5.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Bagshaws, Uttoxeter

69 Derby Road, Uttoxeter, ST14 8EB

01889 748005 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Bagshaws, Uttoxeter

69 Derby Road, Uttoxeter, ST14 8EB

01889 748005 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Uttoxeter (5.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Bagshaws, Uttoxeter

69 Derby Road, Uttoxeter, ST14 8EB

01889 748005 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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