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3 bedroom detached house for sale

The Holding, Dunns Heath, Shrewsbury, SY4

Sold STC £285,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Lovely rural position
  • Charming detached cottage
  • Requiring modernisation
  • Scope to extend (STPP)
  • Extensive gardens/grounds
  • In all just under 1 acre

Full description

A charming detached country cottage requiring modernisation and refurbishment with scope to extend (STPP) with extensive gardens/grounds in a lovely rural position with easy access to Shrewsbury town centre. In all just under 1 acre.

Directions - From Shrewsbury take the B5067 Berwick Road towards Baschurch and after about 3 miles, a turning will be seen on the right, signed Bomere Heath, take this and the driveway will be found first on the left.

Situation - The property is situated in a popular rural locality, in an area of unspoilt farmland. The property is conveniently placed for access to amenities at the neighbouring village of Bomere Heath, which includes a shop, post office, pub, takeaway restaurant and primary school. Alternatively Shrewsbury lies to the south and offers an excellent shopping centre, together with rail service. Access can also be gained to a number of towns and commercial centres including Telford, Oswestry and Wrexham.

Description - The Holding offers an exciting opportunity to acquire a mature detached country cottage, which has previously been extended, however, is in need of a comprehensive scheme of modernisation and refurbishment. There may also be scope to further extend if required, subject to any necessary planning consents required. The accommodation offers three main reception rooms with a quirky open plan arrangement. There is also a ground floor WC and a kitchen. On the first floor the three bedrooms are provided, together with a bathroom. The accommodation is partly fitted with UPVC double glazed windows and a partial oil fired central heating system served by an old Rayburn Rangecooker.

Outside there is a lovely sweeping circular driveway and extensive gardens, although somewhat overgrown. The gardens extend predominantly on three sides to the cottage and offer wonderful opportunities for gardening enthusiasts to create an imaginative garden and horticultural area, if required.

Accommodation -

Porch - With blue quarry tiled floor.

Entrance Hall - With quarry tiled floor.

Cloaks/Wc - With quarry tiled floor, pedestal wash hand basin and low flush WC. Wall cupboard.

Kitchen - With quarry tiled floor, formica worktops with fitted sink unit, basic selection of base and eye level cupboards, oil fired Rayburn Rangecooker.

Pantry - With quarry tiled floor, tiled cold slab and shelving.

Sitting Room - With briquette fireplace, steps with open plan access to:

Dining Room - With beamed ceiling, fireplace with quarry tiled hearth, pine wall panelling to one wall. Lobby off with understairs storage area. Open plan access and step to:

Garden Room - With wrap around UPVC/double glazed windows and french door leading out to the garden. Staircase rising to the first floor.

Family Room - With UPVC/double glazed door leading out to the garden.

First Floor Landing -

Bedroom 1 - With painted period cast iron fireplace, built in fitted wardrobe. Access to loft space.

Bedroom 2 - With stone clad fireplace and built in wardrobe with shelving.

Bedroom 3 - With triple window access.

Bathroom - With panelled bath, tiled splash and wall mounted electric Triton shower unit, splash curtain and rail, low flush WC, pedestal wash hand basin, airing cupboard containing copper hot water cylinder.

Outside - Approached through a gated timber entrance onto a stoned/grassed driveway, which extends up to the house and around in a circle with a central mature shrubbery bed.

The Garden - Set in extensive mature gardens, which largely extend around the cottage on three sides and provide two patio areas with stone wall edging and planting troughs. Various lawned areas extend away on split levels interspersed with a selection of specimen trees, whilst shrubs are randomly planted and include a beautiful flowering mature rose. Also set around the garden, particularly towards the borders are an extensive number of mature trees, which offer excellent privacy, together with an OLD VEGETABLE GARDEN which includes a number of fruit trees and soft fruit cane beds.

Nb - It should be noted that sections of the garden are heavily overgrown. Within the garden is a wonderful Victorian style GREENHOUSE, built of brick/timber and glazed.

Set around the gardens are a selection of storage sheds (dilapidated) and a brick/timber corrugated asbestos sheeted WORKSHOP. Old timber garage.

THE WHOLE EXTENDS TO ABOUT 0.98 ACRE.

General Remarks -

Fixtures And Fittings - Only those items described in these sale particulars are included in the sale.

Services - Mains water and electricity are understood to be connected. Foul drainage is to a septic tank. None of these services have been tested.

Local Authority - Shropshire Council, SY2 6ND. Tel: 0844 448 1644 . Council Tax Band 'E'.

Tenure - Freehold although purchasers must make their own enquiries via their solicitor.

Viewings - Through Halls, 2 Barker Street, Shrewsbury, SY1 1QJ. Telephone 01743 236444.

Halls Holdings Ltd and any joint agents for themselves, and for the Vendor of the property whose Agents they are, give notice that: (i) These particulars are produced in good faith, are set out as a general guide only and do not constitute any part of a contract (ii) No person in the employment of or any agent of or consultant to Halls Holdings has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property (iii) Measurements, areas and distances are approximate, Floor plans and photographs are for guidance purposes only (photographs are taken with a wide angled / zoom lenses) and dimensions shapes and precise locations may differ (iv) It must not be assumed that the property has all the required planning or building regulation consents. Halls Holdings Ltd, Halls Holdings House, Bowmen Way, Battlefield, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY4 3DR. Registered in England 06597073.


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06 July 2018

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  • Shrewsbury (3.1 mi)
  • Yorton (4.2 mi)
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01743 626040 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Shrewsbury (3.1 mi)
  • Yorton (4.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Halls Estate Agents , Shrewsbury

2 Barker Street, Shrewsbury, SY1 1QJ

01743 626040 Local call rate

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