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2 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Twmpath Lane, Gobowen, Oswestry

Sold STC £95,000

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TWO BEDROOM RETIREMENT BUNGALOW WITH PRIVATE COURTYARD & COMMUNAL GARDENS AND ON SITE FACILITIES IF REQUIRED - Woodheads are delighted to present this two bedroom retirement bungalow to the sales market. The property has recently been RE DECORATED AND NEWLY CARPETED and an electrical inspection carried out. It boasts a living/ dining room, conservatory, kitchen, two bedrooms, bathroom/wet room, cloakroom, integral garage and parking. Situated within a purpose built development with additional on site care facilities if required, benefiting from both a private enclosed rear courtyard and being surrounded by mature communal gardens. An ideal property for those looking to downsize. Viewings are highly recommended. NO ONWARD CHAIN

Directions - From our office in Leg Street, continue onto Beatrice Street. Keep left to traffic lights and continue towards Gobowen. At round about take the third exit onto Twmpath Lane and turn left sign posted 'Meadowbrook Care Centre', following the road along and the property is on the right hand side in the first cul de sac.

Location - Gobowen lies on the A5/A483 roads between London and Holyhead. The village has regular bus links with Oswestry, St Martins, Ellesmere and Wrexham.
The railway station is served by Arriva Trains Wales with regular trains connecting to Wrexham, Chester, Shrewsbury, Holyhead and the North Wales Coast, Cardiff and Birmingham.
The village has shops, medical facilities and schools. There are three churches — Anglican, Methodist and United Reformed. There are around 20 organisations offering activities in which to participate. Local tourist attractions include Park Hall Countryside Experience, Chirk Castle, Whittington Castle and the Shropshire Union Canal.
The Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital is sited nearby. In 1919 funds and premises became available and the hospital transferred to the hospital section of a former army camp at Park Hall. Much progress has been made since that time both with vast new buildings and pioneering medical treatments.

Surrounding Towns - Oswestry is a market town located on the border of England and Wales. Famous for its outside markets on Wednesdays and Saturdays and livestock market, Oswestry is one of the country's oldest recorded border towns. The town centre boasts a number of independent and high street shops along with a number of specialist retailers and has a number of popular restaurants. Oswestry show ground plays host to a variety of annual fairs, music festivals and the Oswestry show. The area is renowned for its excellent state and private schools including Oswestry School, Moreton Hall Girls School, Adcote School for Girls, Ellesmere College and Packwood Haugh. Road links to Chester, Shrewsbury and Welshpool. Gobowen railway station with links to Chester, Birmingham and Shrewsbury.

Front - Communal gardens to the front. Covered paved pathway and wood and glazed front door to:

Entrance Hallway - Cloaks cupboard with hanging and shelf space, airing cupboard with tank and slatted shelving, hatch to loft, coving and doors to the accommodation.

Living Room - 3.71m x 7.01m (12'02 x 23) -

Living Area - With wood and glazed door and side screens to the conservatory, television and telephone points, wooden fire surround with inset electric fire, coving and opening to:

Dining Area - Double glazed window to the front aspect, coving and archway to the kitchen.

Conservatory - 2.69m x 2.90m (8'10 x 9'6) - Of wood and double glazed construction with poly carbonate roof, ceiling light/fan, feature exposed brickwork and double doors to the garden.

Kitchen - 2.13m x 2.62m (7 x 8'07) - Fitted with a range of wood fronted base cupboards and drawers with work surfaces over, matching eye level cupboards, stainless steel sink under double glazed window to the front aspect, part tiled walls, built in electric oven with cupboards above and below, plumbing and space for washing machine, appliance space and coving.

Cloakroom - White suite comprising low level W.C. and wall mounted wash hand basin with tiled splash back and coving.

Master Bedroom - 3.91m x 3.61m (12'10 x 11'10) - Built in double wardrobe, telephone and television points, coving and double glazed window to the front aspect.

Bedroom Two - 2.97m x 2.44m (9'09 x 8) - (Could also be used as a dining room)
Double glazed window to the rear aspect, coving and double doors to the living room.

Bathroom/Wet Room - 2.54m x 2.92m (8'04 x 9'07) - White suite comprising panelled bath with electric bath chair, low level W.C. and pedestal wash hand basin, shower area with non slip floor, part tiled walls, coving and light/shaver socket.

Outside -

Rear - Driveway providing off road parking with gate to the rear garden.

Garden/Courtyard - The enclosed rear garden is laid to patio for ease of maintenance with a raised flower and shrub bed, outside light and brick walling to boundary.

Garage - 6.05m x 3.30m (19'10 x 10'10) - Electric up and over door, power and light and internal door to the hallway.

Communal Gardens - There are communal gardens on the complex which can be enjoyed by all. These gardens are maintained by the Court's gardener.

Agent's Note - March 2018 - The sellers have advised us that a full electrical inspection has taken place on their behalf and the recommended upgrades carried out.

Agents Note - This retirement bungalow is part of a retirement complex which was built in 1996 and is fully wheelchair accessible. The complex has a house manager, 24 hour care line and back up services for the safety of all residents. There are laundry facilities, community centre and guest accommodation which is available for visitors. The property is subject to a Lease for a period of 100 years from the 1st. Day of April 1992 at a ground rent of £100.00 per annum. It is understood the property is also subject to a service charge of £408.00 per calendar month which includes the provision of support staff on hand 24 hours per day, general maintenance of the communal areas, building insurance and collection of refuse.

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Services - We have been informed by the seller that the property benefits from mains water: mains drainage: electric heating. We have not tested any services, therefore no warranty can be given or implied as to their working order.

Local Authority/ Planning - Woodhead Oswestry Sales & Lettings Ltd have not checked rights of way, footpaths, covenants, easements, wayleaves, nor existing or proposed planning permissions concerning this property or the surrounding area.

Viewings - By appointment through the selling agents. Woodhead Oswestry Sales & Lettings Ltd, 12 Leg Street, Oswestry, Shropshire, SY11 2NL. Tel: (01691) 680044.

Hours Of Business - Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm Saturday 9.00am - 1.00pm Sunday Closed. A 24 hour answer phone service is available.

Particulars - These particulars are believed to be correct but their accuracy is not guaranteed and they do not constitute or form any part of any contract. All measurements, areas and distances are approximate and floor plans and photographs are for guidance purposes only. Woodhead Sales and Lettings has no authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to the property. If you are travelling some distance contact the office if you require any further information or clarification.

Tenure - It is believed that this property is Lease hold, but we are unable to verify this as we have no access to the documentation. If you proceed with the purchase of this property this will need to be verified by your solicitor/conveyance.

Fixtures And Fittings - Fixtures and fittings other than those mentioned above to be agreed with the Seller.

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05 January 2018

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  • Welshpool (16.5 mi)
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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Woodhead Sales & Lettings, Oswestry

12 Leg Street, Oswestry, SY11 2NL

01691 595014 Local call rate

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