5 bedroom terraced house for saleHigh Street, Shipston-on-Stour, Warwickshire, CV36
- Offers flexible accommodation with the potential for retail.
- Potential to create ancillary accommodation.
- Carefully restored retaining character and charm.
- Beautiful landscaped garden and courtyard area.
- Central location for town amenities.
- Coach House pending planning permission for retail use.
- For sale as a whole or in two lots.
All change - once a bank, now an exquisite family house
Shipston-on-Stour is a vibrant former market town situated in South Warwickshire and surrounded by undulating farmland. It has a predominantly Georgian High Street and Market place which benefits from being away from through traffic. The town is a thriving local centre with a doctors’ surgery and small NHS community hospital, excellent local shops including a butcher and a fishmonger, as well as a number of pubs and restaurants and recreational facilities, serving its own population and a number of surrounding villages. Shipston-on- Stour was recently included in a survey in the Sunday Times as one of the top 10 market towns in which to live.
Further shopping and leisure activities are available in the surrounding market towns of Moreton-in-Marsh, Chipping Norton, Stratford-upon-Avon and Banbury. Primary and secondary schools in Shipston-on-Stour and Chipping Campden (8 miles), grammar schools for boys and girls in Stratford-upon-Avon, independent schools include Tudor Hall, Bloxham, Kitebrook, Kingham Hill and The Croft whilst further afield are Cheltenham, Rugby, Warwick and Beaudesert Park. Connections are good with a direct train service from Moreton-in-Marsh to London Paddington (from 87 minutes) and Banbury to London Marylebone (from 58 minutes). M40 (J11) at Banbury (about 15 miles)for London and the South or M40 (J12) Gaydon (about 16 miles) for Birmingham and the North.
Sporting and leisure activities in the area include a popular Rugby Club and Sports Club in Shipston; golf at Brailes, Tadmarton and Chipping Norton; racing at Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwick and Cheltenham, as well as easy access to world class theatre at Stratford-upon-Avon with an additional fringe at Chipping Norton.
Lot 1/ 6 High Street (as shown shaded blue on floor plan) • A charming Grade II Listed mid-terraced town house of brick
construction under a slate roof. Formerly occupied by HSBC Bank, the property has been comprehensively refurbished and modernised throughout providing the incoming purchaser with all the benefits of modern day living amongst the property’s age and charm.
The careful restoration has retained a wealth of period features including open fireplaces, exposed timbers, sash windows, exposed floorboards, 4-panel internal pine doors, built-in wardrobes and storage cupboards. The improvement works include complete re-roofing, re-wiring, replumbing, a bespoke handmade kitchen, modern bathrooms with white suites, a useful single storey extension to rear, part double glazing, some new internal doors, floor coverings, hard landscaping and landscaped gardens. Due to its age and architecture the property offers elegantly proportioned rooms with generous ceiling heights, all giving a tremendous feeling of space and light. Well-designed bespoke Barn and Brook handmade kitchen in the style of a 1950s diner. Large opening into the breakfast room leading out onto the garden with fireplace, ideal for informal entertaining. Useful sitting room to front (note the planning permission to convert the property to residential is conditional on this room remaining as retail use only).
Impressive family room with four three-quarter height double glazed picture windows, two roof lights, access to garden, generous ceiling height. From here there are a number of rooms (formerly outbuildings, bread oven and laundry) offering space for working from home, a library, or additional bedroom/annexe accommodation with shower room. Utility room – concrete floor, sprinkler system storage tanks, roof light. Cellar and the original bank safe, ideal for wine storage, etc. Delightful first floor drawing room could revert to another bedroom with scope to create an en suite bath or shower room, subject to the relevant consents. Generous family bath and shower room with wood burning stove and aspect to the rear.
The second floor layout with two generous bedrooms, a spacious central landing, bath/shower room would be ideal for children or teenagers. Landscaped walled east facing garden with number of raised beds, entertaining area. Garden store housing biomass boiler for hot water and central heating. Pedestrian access to rear.
Lot 2/ Coach House (as shown shaded pink on floor plan) Former coach house of brick construction under a slate roof. Power connected. Planning pending for change of use to retail. This could be ideal for working from home or garage to the main house. For further information please contact the vendor’s agent.
Square Footage: 4,437 sq ft
From Banbury (M40 J11) take the B4035 west to Shipston-on- Stour and continue along this road for approximately 14 miles
passing through Broughton, Swalcliffe and Lower and Upper Brailes. On reaching Shipston-On-Stour, follow the one-way system
round to the right and turn left onto the B4035 towards Chipping Campden and then immediately right onto the High Street. No. 6 can be found on the right hand side just after the White Bear Hotel.
More information from this agent
To view this media, please visit the on-line version of this page at www.rightmove.co.uk/property-for-sale/property-62476356.html
Map & Street View
Street View is unavailable in this location
Disclaimer - Property reference BAS190018. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. Rightmove.co.uk makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Savills, Banbury. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.
* Average speeds are based on the download speeds of at least 50% of customers at peak time (8pm to 10pm) from packages available on comparethemarket.com. Speed can be affected by a range of technical and environmental factors. The speed you receive where you live may be lower than that listed above. You can check the estimated speed to your property prior to purchasing. Fibre/cable services at your postcode are subject to availability. You can confirm availability on the provider's website. Providers may increase charges. You should have the right to exit your contract without penalty if this happens. The information is provided and maintained by Decision Technologies Limited.
Map data ©OpenStreetMap contributors.