Whittington, Oswestry

£495,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 6
This Grade II Listed Country residence dates from the early 19th Century and is surrounded by private gardens extending to 0.89 acre (0.36 ha) or thereabouts. The property is situated in the picturesque village of Hindford, a short walk from the Shropshire Union Canal and is close to the village of Whittington.

The property is approached over a sweeping driveway with a large parking and turning area situated to the side. Internally the property boasts spacious living accommodation with a host of original features retained and the potential to create an impressive family home. The accommodation is set over 4 floors (including Cellars) and briefly comprises: Entrance Hall, Drawing Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, Rear Entrance Hall, Cloakroom, Utility Room all on the Ground floor with large Cellars below.

On the First floor there are 3 generous Bedrooms, and 2 Bathrooms whilst on the Second Floor there are 3 further Bedrooms. Externally there is a useful number of Outbuildings including the Former Dairy and Adjoining Garage/Storage Building.

Location

The property is situated within the picturesque village of Hindford. The village itself is surrounded by open countryside but is located near to the A495 and close to the larger village of Whittington which has a host of local amenities. The nearby market towns of Oswestry and Ellesmere provide a wider range of facilities whilst easy access on the A5/A483 provide direct links to Shrewsbury, Wrexham, Chester and the motorway network. A main line train station can be found in the neighbouring village of Gobowen.

Accommodation

The original front door and stained glass inset lead into a spacious:

Entrance Hall

17' 11'' x 8' 8'' (5.45m x 2.65m)

With original staircase, stairs down to cellar rooms and doors off to:

Dining Room

17' 10'' x 15' 9'' (5.44m x 4.79m)

Tiled fireplace, beams to ceiling.

Drawing Room

17' 9'' x 14' 8'' (5.42m x 4.46m)

Marble open fireplace.

Kitchen

19' 5'' x ' '' (5.91m x m)

Fitted base/eye level wall units, worktop over, sink/drainer, inglenook fireplace housing oil fired Rayburn, tiled flooring and door to outside:

Rear Hallway

Quarry tiled floor, door to outside & door into:

Cloakroom

8' 11'' x 4' 8'' (2.72m x 1.43m)

Continuation of quarry tiled floor, door into:

Utility Room

10' 2'' x 8' 8'' (3.1m x 2.65m)

Stainless steel sink/drainer, space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble drier, quarry tiled flooring.

Split Level Landing

Stairs lead off the Entrance Hall to a Split level Landing

Bedroom 1

17' 9'' x 15' 9'' (5.4m x 4.79m)

Bedroom 2

14' 1'' x 9' 5'' (4.3m x 2.86m)

Bathroom 1

8' 11'' x 9' 10'' (2.71m x 3.0m)

Suite comprising of panel bath, pedestal wash hand basin, low level flush W.C, door into:

Storage Room/Office

10' 2'' x 8' 10'' (3.1m x 2.7m)

Bedroom 3

14' 8'' x 17' 10'' (4.48m x 5.44m)

Bathroom 2

13' 6'' x 4' 11'' (4.11m x 1.51m)

Suite comprising of panel bath, pedestal wash hand basin, low level flush W.C, airing cupboard and hot water cylinder.

2nd Floor landing

Providing Access to:

Bedroom 4

14' 4'' x 8' 7'' (4.37m x 2.62m)

Bedroom 5

15' 11'' x 8' 6'' (4.86m x 2.6m)

Bedroom 6

14' 10'' x 17' 8'' (4.51m x 5.39m)

Cellar 1

17' 8'' x 14' 7'' (5.38m x 4.45m)

Cellar 2

17' 8'' x 8' 9'' (5.38m x 2.67m)

Outbuildings

Adjoining the rear of the property is a useful range of outbuildings comprising of:

Former Dairy

43' 4'' x 14' 3'' (13.22m x 4.34m)

Light and power laid on.

Garage/Storage Building

29' 3'' x 13' 9'' (8.92m x 4.2m)

Light and power laid on.

Gardens

The gardens of the property are one of its most notable features and extend in total to approximately 0.89 acre (0.36 ha). The gardens are mainly laid to lawn together with a host of mature shrubs and trees.

EPC Rating

EPC Rating - Band 'G' (3).

Council Tax Band and Local Authority

Council Tax Band - 'F'.

Local Authority - Shropshire County Council.

Services

We are informed that the property is connected to mains water and electricity with a private drainage system. There is no central heating system within the property at present apart from the Oil Fired Rayburn in the Kitchen.

Listing

The property is designated a Grade II Listing. A copy of the Listing can be obtained from the Selling Agent.

Directions

From Ellesmere proceed along the A495 signposted Oswestry. After approximately 4 miles turn right sign posted Hindford. Continue ahead into Hindford and the property will be found on the right hand side.

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Bowen Son & Watson - Oswestry

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