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For Sale - Detached House -Off Mucklestone Wood Lane, Loggerheads

Offers In Region Of £499,950

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The Croft is a UNIQUE & EXTREMELY SPACIOUS Detached House - Occupying a GENEROUS PRIVATE PLOT with the Added Bonus of Having FULL PLANNING PERMISSION For a DETACHED DORMER BUNGALOW within its Grounds.

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Market Drayton Branch
Tower House, Maer Lane, Market Drayton, Shropshire, TF9 3SH
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Property Summary

  • Unique Period Residence
  • Occupying a Generous Plot
  • Also With Full Planning for a Dormer Bungalow
  • Entrance Hall, Utility Room, Cloakroom/Wc
  • Breakfast Kitchen, Dining Room
  • Lounge, Study, Sitting Room/Bedroom
  • Ground Floor Bathroom, Six Bedrooms, Bathroom, Shower Room
  • Detached Garage & Workshop, Summer House, Shed
  • Extensive Lawns, Lovely Village Location
  • Energy Rating D-59

Property Full Details

PROPERTY Situated within the village of Loggerheads you will find The Croft hidden beyond the private driveway. Boasting a secluded wrap around garden complete with orchard this impressive property offers over 1800 sq ft of living accommodation. The property can be accessed from one of two drives which provide parking for a number of vehicles. The property itself is in an elevated position within the grounds and offers spacious living accommodation comprising; hallway with utility room and cloakroom w/c off, breakfast kitchen, dining room and lounge with Parkray solid fuel burner. Moving on to the inner hallway which leads to a study, bathroom and sun lounge with patio doors to the patio whereby the private gardens can be fully appreciated. From the first floor landing you will find the master bedroom complete with en-suite bathroom, a further four double bedrooms, single bedroom and the family shower room. Externally, there are two aforementioned private driveways with timber gates leading to substantial parking areas and private gardens with a wealth of mature plants, shrubs and trees and extensive lawns. Finally, our clients have taken the opportunity to gain full planning permission for a four bedroom detached dormer bungalow within the grounds! So whether it's a grand property with secluded gardens or a project you are after, this property offers the best of both worlds!

LOCATION Situated in the popular village of Loggerheads which offers a variety of amenities including convenience stores, primary school, library and pub/restaurants. Market Drayton is 5 miles distant and offers a more comprehensive range of amenities, as do the larger towns of Stoke on Trent, Newcastle under Lyme and Stafford.


ENTRANCE HALLWAY Having a timber main entrance door and doors to;

UTILITY ROOM 10' 2" x 5' 10" (3.1m x 1.78m) Having a Upvc window, stainless steel sink, space and plumbing for washing machine, storage cupboards and shelving.

CLOAKROOM/WC Having a low level wc, wall mounted wash hand basin, Upvc window and laminate floor.

BREAKFAST KITCHEN 16' 10 max" x 13' 2 max" (5.13m x 4.01m) Having a wide range of wooden fitted wall, drawer and base units with work surfaces over, larder cupboard and shelving, 1½ bowl resin sink and drainer, Hotpoint double electric oven, Whirlpool four ring gas hob, integrated Hotpoint dishwasher, dual aspect Upvc windows to the front and rear, under stairs cupboard and inner window into the dining room.

DINING ROOM 14' 5" x 11' 5" (4.39m x 3.48m) With Upvc window into the garden, door leading to hallway and stairs to first floor, radiator and electric fireplace with pebbles, wooden surround, mantle and tiled hearth.



LOUNGE 14' 5" x 11' 5" (4.39m x 3.48m) With dual aspect Upvc windows, door to entrance hallway and stairs, ceiling coving, radiator, solid fuel glass fronted fireplace with marble and slate effect surround and mantle.



STUDY 7' 2" x 6' 7" (2.18m x 2.01m) With Upvc window to the side and radiator.

SITTING ROOM/BEDROOM 13' 10" x 10' 4" (4.22m x 3.15m) With Upvc window and French doors leading to the garden, laminate wooden floor, coved ceiling and radiator.

BATHROOM Having a fitted suite that includes a Whirlpool bath with Bristan shower over, pedestal wash hand basin and low level wc. Also with tiled surrounds, extractor fan, ladder radiator and Upvc window.

RETURNING TO FRONT ENTRANCE HALLWAY With timber front door with glazed panels, radiator, doors to dining room, lounge and stairs to;


LANDING AREA With Upvc window to the front, loft access, built in storage cupboards, with doors leading to;

MASTER BEDROOM 15' 11" x 8' 1" (4.85m x 2.46m) Upvc window to the rear, radiator, loft access, four built in wardrobes with cupboards above and door to;

EN-SUITE BATHROOM 7' 11" x 5' 10" (2.41m x 1.78m) Having a fitted suite that includes a paneled bath with Triton shower over, pedestal wash hand basin, bidet and low level wc. Also with tiled surrounds, extractor fan, radiator, loft access and Upvc window.

BEDROOM TWO 11' 5" x 10' 11" (3.48m x 3.33m) With Upvc window overlooking the rear garden and radiator.

BEDROOM THREE 9' 9" x 7' 11" (2.97m x 2.41m) With Upvc window to the front entrance and radiator.

BEDROOM FOUR 11' 5" x 8' 0" (3.48m x 2.44m) With Upvc window overlooking rear garden and radiator.


BEDROOM FIVE 11' 1" x 10' 4" (3.38m x 3.15m) With two Upvc windows to the rear, ceiling coving and radiator.

BEDROOM SIX 9' 4" x 7' 2" (2.84m x 2.18m) With Upvc window to the front and door to;

SHOWER ROOM 10' 3" x 4' 8" (3.12m x 1.42m) Having a fitted suite that includes a walk in double shower with glass sliding screen and Mira shower over, low level wc and pedestal wash hand basin. Also with ladder radiator and Upvc window.

EXTERNALLY The Croft benefits from two access driveways leading from Newcastle Road and Mucklestone Wood Lane. The private driveways have timber gates and lead to significant parking areas.
There is a detached double garage, detached workshop and wooden summer house plus an additional timber shed. You will also find extensive lawns with a variety of mature Rhododendrons, Laurel, Conifers, a Pear tree, Apple trees, walnut trees and a further range of flourishing bushes, shrubs and trees. The beautiful seasonal display of lilacs and Hydrangeas will also not fail to delight the senses.

BUILDING PLOT There is full planning permission granted for a four bedroom detached dormer which would provide the next owners with a splendid annex or potential income if developed and subsequently sold. (Plans are available.)

Full planning permission reference 16/00116/FUL was granted 5/4/16 for a substantial 2 storey dwelling .

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 all mains services are available. 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 From Market Drayton take the A53 towards Newcastle under Lyme, upon reaching Loggerheads go straight over the three mini islands and then turn left at the cross roads into Mucklestone Wood Lane. Continue along this road for about 200 yards until you see a cast iron lamp post on the left hand side where you will find a private gravelled driveway that leads to the property 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 Newcastle Borough Council, Civic Offices, Merrial Street, Newcastle Under Lyme, Staffordshire,
Tel: 01782 717717

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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