Hemford, Minsterley, Shrewsbury

  • Availability: Sold
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Reception Rooms: 1
  • Acreage: 5
£345,000 OIRO
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Property Features

  • Detached Period Stone Cottage
  • Oil Central Heating
  • Private Secluded Location
  • Rural Views
  • One Large Bedroom And Shower Room
  • Further Land By Separate Negotiation

Property Summary

A charming, detached, period, stone cottage set in gardens and adjoining paddock extending to approximately 5.04 acres or thereabout with further paddock available by separate negotiation extending to 4.69 or thereabouts.

Full Details

A charming, detached, period, stone cottage set in gardens and adjoining paddock extending to approximately 5.04 acres or thereabout with further paddock available by separate negotiation extending to 4.69 or thereabouts. The property is set in idyllic, secluded location enjoying lovely views over surrounding fields and countryside. The property dates from pre 1850s with later extensions and has accommodation presently comprising: Sitting room/dining room with log burner, kitchen, with one large double bedroom upstairs and good size shower room. There is an adjoining timber constructed studio with further timber constructed wash house/boiler room. The property has the benefit of wood framed double glazing, oil central heating and timber and galvanised, detached garage. Properties of this type are extremely rare and early inspection is recommended.

ACCOMMODATION COMPRISING: Timber constructed entrance porch leading to glazed and wooden stable style door to:

KITCHEN 14' 0" x 10' 0" (4.27m x 3.05m) Fitted with a range of pine units with granite effect laminate work surfaces extending to three wall sections with built in one and a half bowl, single drainer, sink unit with tile splash above, Range Master cooking range set to one wall with six ring propane gas burners, double oven, grill and warming tray with Range Master extractor hood above, space and plumbing set for dishwasher, space for upright fridge-freezer, range of matching eye level cupboards to two wall sections incorporating glazed display cabinets, slate effect ceramic tile flooring, radiator, feature beams to ceiling with range of spotlights and ample power points, tiled sill to double glazed window overlooking gardens with views over fields and woodlands beyond. Range of full length built-in cupboards set to one wall. Feature spiral staircase leading to first floor.

From kitchen, door to:

SITTING ROOM/DINING ROOM 18' 0" x 9' 10" (5.49m x 3m) With log burner set to stone fireplace with raised Quarry tile hearth, solid pine flooring, range of feature beams to ceiling, two radiators, power and lighting points, door leading to the front (presently not being used), incorporating range of shelving, deep wooden sills to wood framed double glazed windows to the front and rear overlooking gardens and surrounding fields and countryside, tv aerial socket.

From kitchen, feature spiral staircase with circular window to the rear overlooking fields and countryside, lead to:

LANDING AREA With pine flooring, feature beams and central light point, wood framed, double glazed window to the front. Landing gives access to:

BEDROOM 18' 0" x 10' 0" (5.49m x 3.05m) With radiator, pine wooden flooring, range of built-in, pine wardrobes to one wall, power and lighting points, two wood-framed windows to the front enjoying outlooks over gardens and surrounding fields and countryside.

SHOWER ROOM 10' 2" x 8' 2" (3.1m x 2.49m) Fitted with recently installed shower cubicle with fitted electric shower and pivot door, pedestal wash basin, WC, ladder style radiator, pine flooring, central light point, wood framed, double glazed window to the front. There is ample space to fit a bath in the room as well, should a buyer require.

OUTSIDE The property is approached off a shared, private track which leads on to further driveway with small paddock situated to the one side and extending down to large gravel parking and turning area providing extensive off-road parking and giving access to:

TIMBER AND GALVANISED GARAGE 16' 0" x 8' 0" (4.88m x 2.44m) With double wooden doors, concrete floor, power and lighting points, further lean-to log store situated to the rear, cast iron standard lamp.

From parking area, paved pathway winds down to the property with good-sized lawns set to one side and flower and shrub border to the other. Gravelled and paved sun patio extends across the width of the property providing lovely outside seating area with outside light and water taps. Lean to log store set to one corner.

TIMBER CONSTRUCTED STUDIO 11' 7" x 11' 2" (3.53m x 3.4m) With power and lighting points, window to the front, further service door to the rear.

TIMBER CONSTRUCTED WASHHOUSE/BOILER HOUSE 11' 2" x 7' 6" (3.4m x 2.29m) With Oil fired boiler supplying domestic hot water and heating, plumbing for automatic washing machine, Belfast sink set into tile surround with storage under, window to the rear, two radiators, power and lighting. Further small storage area situated alongside with radiator and lighting point.
The gardens are situated mainly to the front of the property, laid to gravel and paved areas enclosed by a variety of fencing. Wooden steps situated to the side of the studio leads to decking area situated above.

PADDOCK This is situated to the rear of the property.

AGENT NOTE There is also a further paddock situated to the front of the property which is available by separated negotiated. Extending to 4.69 acres.

DIRECTIONS: From Shrewsbury take the A488 Bishop Castle Road, travel through the villages of Hanwood, Pontesbury and Minsterley, continue through Hope, past the turning for Gravel's Bank, turning right at the Hemford crossroads. Continue to the next crossroads, turning left onto the no through road and follow the road to the end taking the track to the right. After a short distance you will see the driveway for Ash Cottage on the left-hand side.

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