6 bedroom detached house for sale

The Old Rectory, Silvington, Shropshire

Sold STC £700,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Approx 1 acre
  • Beautifully maintained garden
  • Double garage and workshop
  • Character features
  • Extensive accommodation
  • Gated private driveway with ample parking

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Located in the Shropshire Hills the local scenery is worth seeing, as well as the abundance of local walks. Equidistant between the historic market towns of Ludlow and Bridgnorth this home is a short drive from both whilst enjoying the tranquil countryside.

Locally Cleobury Mortimer also provides ample services and amenities including independent shops, restaurants and active communities. Excellent communication links at Ludlow provide access to the train station and destinations further afield. Ludlow is renowned for its foodie culture attracting interest nationwide to its popular food and drink festivals, let alone the rich history and architecture the town holds.

Immaculately maintained, extended and upgraded by the current owners this home has been brought back to its former glory. From the outset you are impressed by the substantial amount of gravel parking. The raised front door with box hedging to either side leads you up into the home creating great theatrics entering this character home.

The front entrance lobby is an impressive start to the house leading through the centre of the home and into the hallway, with staircase rising to the first floor. To the left of the front door is the main lounge with feature bay window and French doors leading out to the garden lending itself for great entertaining or functions.

The well sized study is beyond this, opposite is the well-proportioned drawing room with fireplace and double aspect windows. Beyond the family room is the formal dining space which has fabulous garden access through French doors.

From the entrance lobby a door gives access to the rear half of the home which includes the well fitted and appointed kitchen with AGA in situ and on into the lovely sized sun room which is a more recent addition by the vendors. From the hall there is also a modern shower room, laundry room and large utility room, fitted out with ample base and wall units. The sitting room has feature fireplace with woodburner. Another more recent addition by the owners is a porch to the rear which has been done very tastefully staying in keeping with the rest of the home. A door from the hallway leads you down into the cellar.

The first floor landing is an impressive light and airy space with the one end having a service opening to the ground floor laundry. Doors lead off both sides to the six large double bedrooms, many coming with feature fireplaces and built in storage. The family bathroom consists of bath, shower, hand basin and wc. The master bedroom is a good size coming with ensuite comprising of double shower, feature Victoria and Albert volcanic limestone bath, wash basin and wc, this can also be accessed from the hallway.

Externally the property excels with a garden which is mainly laid to lawn, with mature shrubs and trees. A small brook runs along the hedge line at the bottom of the garden. There is a lovely entertaining area, perfect for alfresco dining. A more recent addition is the double garage with attached workshop.


Directions
Head out of Ludlow to the A49 roundabout at Rock Green and take the A4117 signposted Kidderminster. From here take the next left signposted Cleobury North (B4364), and follow this road until a right hand turn by a cream house signposted Silvington. Follow this road and the signposts to Silvington, taking a left, then a right until you drop into the village. The Old Rectory is the first house on the right after the church.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
18 August 2020

Nearest station

  • Ludlow (7.3 mi)
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12 Bull Ring Ludlow SY8 1AD

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Nearest station

  • Ludlow (7.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Nock Deighton, Ludlow

12 Bull Ring Ludlow SY8 1AD

01584 544006 Local call rate

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