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Opportunity to purchase perfectly positioned period farmhouse

29th November 2023

An opportunity has arisen to purchase a detached, period, extended farmhouse with a range of outbuildings and three acres. The property is situated just over two miles from Melverley and has great potential.

Bontain Farm is on the market for £350,000 with leading rural agents, Roger Parry & Partners. It is conveniently located in Ponthen, within equal distance of Shrewsbury, Oswestry and Welshpool.

The property boasts fantastic views of the Breidden Hills which are an isolated group of three peaks above the right bank of the river Severn. The Breidden Hill is an extinct volcanic feature which dominates the area and stands over 1200ft high. Footpaths lead up to the summit with wonderful 360degree views of Shropshire & Wales.

Clemmie Daborn of Roger Parry & Partners said, “This sale offers the opportunity to purchase a wonderfully positioned farmhouse in the beautiful Shropshire countryside which is conveniently located close to many major towns.”

The three bedroomed house provides spacious family accommodation including three reception rooms, two bathrooms, a boot room and a sun room. The property is approached off the lane onto a drive with a large parking area. The driveway extends across the front of the property with a small, enclosed paddock to the front. The courtyard has a range of outbuildings including two brick outbuildings. There is a large timber and galvanised constructed Dutch Barn which is currently split into a number of stables. There is also a block built Workshop/Store. The garden is situated to the back and is enclosed by a variety of mature hedging.  

The particulars are available here: Melverley, Oswestry – Roger Parry & Partners Viewing of the smallholding is strictly by appointment through Roger Parry & Partners. Please contact Clemmie Daborn to arrange a viewing. Telephone: 01743 791336 or email: