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Sold Subject to Contract - Detached Bungalow -Almington, Market Drayton

Offers In Region Of £325,000

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A Beautifully Restored Period Bungalow with Potential to Extend - In a Stunning Rural Location with Spectacular Open Countryside Views - Also With the Added Bonus of Having No Upward Chain!!

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Market Drayton Branch
Tower House, Maer Lane, Market Drayton, Shropshire, TF9 3SH
Opening Hours
Monday to Friday: 8.45am to 5.30pm
Saturday: 9.00am to 4.00pm

Property Summary

  • Beautifully Restored Period Bungalow
  • In a Stunning Rural Location
  • Boasting Spectacular Open Countryside Views
  • Potential to Extend Subject to Planning Permission
  • Open Plan Dining Kitchen
  • Lounge, Main Shower Room
  • Two Double Bedrooms, En-Suite Bathroom
  • Storage/Utility Area, Driveway Parking
  • Garden and Stone Patio
  • Energy Rating D-55

Property Full Details

PROPERTY Being offered with no upward chain, Smithy Cottage is a well restored and extremely charming detached bungalow situated in a beautiful rural location overlooking stunning open countryside. Also sitting within a generous plot there is huge potential for extending subject to the relevant planning permission. As you enter you will find an entrance hallway, an open plan dining kitchen, main spacious gardens with an attractive stone paved patio to the rear where the spectacular views can be enjoyed. Furthermore there is an integrated garage which is also currently used as a utility room and storage area. So if you are searching for a character property with present day comforts and not forgetting the idyllic countryside location then this property is sure to be your new dream home!

LOCATION Located in the charming rural hamlet of Almington which is approximately 2 miles from the town of Market Drayton. Market Drayton is a popular North Shropshire market town on the Staffordshire/Cheshire borders. It is on the River Tern, between Shrewsbury and Stoke on Trent and was formerly known as Drayton in Hales and is listed in the Domesday Book. In 1245 King Henry III granted a charter for the weekly Wednesday market, giving the town its current title. The market is still held every Wednesday. The Shropshire Union Canal runs through the town and Market Drayton offers a wide variety of amenities such as schools, specialist and high street shops, supermarkets and health and leisure facilities. The larger centres of Newcastle under Lyme, The Potteries, Crewe, Stafford, Telford and Shrewsbury are all within commutable distance.


ENTRANCE HALLWAY Having the timber and glazed main entrance door, radiator and doors to;

DINING KITCHEN 15' 11 max" x 13' 10 max" (4.85m x 4.22m) Having a range of fitted wall, drawer and base units with work surfaces over, breakfast bar, built in electric oven, four ring hob with stainless steel extractor hood over, tiled splash backs, ceiling spot lights, radiator, double glazed window to the side and sliding Upvc and double glazed doors leading to the rear patio area.

LOUNGE 14' 0" x 12' 10" (4.27m x 3.91m) With feature cast iron open fireplace with tiled hearth and timber surround, vaulted ceiling with exposed ceiling beams, dual aspect windows to the front and side and radiator.

SHOWER ROOM 10' 8" x 5' 11" (3.25m x 1.8m) Having a fitted suite that includes a shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin and low level wc. Also with Velux skylight window and built in storage cupboard.

BEDROOM TWO 11' 3 max" x 10' 8 max" (3.43m x 3.25m) With built in double wardrobe and radiator.

MASTER BEDROOM 14' 4 max" x 10' 9 max" (4.37m x 3.28m) Having a built in triple wardrobe, radiator and step up to;

EN-SUITE BATHROOM 8' 0" x 7' 0" (2.44m x 2.13m) Having a fitted suite that includes a panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin and low level wc. Also with Velux skylight window and a built in storage cupboard with radiator.

STORAGE/UTILITY AREA With space and plumbing for washing machine, power and light and timber double doors leading to the front.

EXTERNALLY There are spacious gardens with an attractive stone paved patio to the rear where the spectacular views can be enjoyed.

ENERGY PERFORMANCE CERTIFICATE The full energy performance certificate (EPC) is available for this property upon request.

FLOOR PLAN Not to scale.

SERVICES We are advised that mains electric and water are available with oil fired central heating and septic tank drainage. Barbers have not tested any apparatus, equipment, fittings etc or services to this property, so cannot confirm that they are in working order or fit for purpose. A buyer is recommended to obtain confirmation from their Surveyor or Solicitor.

HOW TO FIND THE PROPERTY Turn left out of our office and then turn right at the next mini island and proceed onto Adderley Road and then take the third exit on the next roundabout onto the A53 towards Newcastle under Lyme. After 1.4 miles turn right past the thatched cottage and continue along this road for half a mile then turning right at the T junction where you will find the property on the right hand side which can be identified by our for sale board.

TENURE We are advised that the property is Freehold and this will be confirmed by the Vendors Solicitor during the Pre- Contract Enquiries. Vacant possession upon completion.

METHOD OF SALE For Sale by Private Treaty.

LOCAL AUTHORITY Council tax enquiries, Revenues & Benefit, Shropshire Council, Shirehall, Shrewsbury, SY2 6ND. Tel: 0345 678 9002

VIEWING ARRANGEMENTS By arrangement with the Agents Office at Tower House, Maer Lane, Market Drayton, TF9 3SH
Tel: 01630 653641 or email:

PROPERTY INFORMATION We believe this information to be accurate, but they cannot be guaranteed. The fixtures, fittings, appliances and mains services have not been tested. If there is any point which is of particular importance please obtain professional confirmation. All measurements quoted are approximate. These particulars do not constitute a contract or part of a contract.

AML REGULATIONS To ensure compliance with the latest Anti Money Laundering Regulations all intending purchasers must produce identification documents prior to the issue of sale confirmation. To avoid delays in the buying process please provide the required documents as soon as possible. We may use an online service provider to also confirm your identity. A list of acceptable ID documents is available upon request.

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