A Delightful 16th Century Grade II Listed Cottage Situated in a Picturesque Shropshire Hamlet - Boasting Generous Gardens and Masses of Charm & Character.
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PROPERTY This charming Grade II Listed cottage is a an absolute delight with masses of character. Situated in the heart of the picturesque hamlet of Longford within the beautiful Shropshire countryside and boasting origins dating back to the 16th century, Holly Cottage is a hugely unique and appealing opportunity! The living accommodation provides a front porch, dining kitchen, a recently installed utility room, ground floor shower room and a lounge with log burner fireplace. Onto the first floor from the landing are three double bedrooms. Externally the property is surrounded to the front and side by attractive lawned gardens with a variety of mature trees and hedgerows. To the front is a long gated driveway leading to a further parking area at the side. Furthermore you will find a large open fronted garage/workshop which is attached to the main property and a patch of land beyond which is currently used for livestock.
LOCATION Situated in the hamlet of Longford which is approximately 3 miles from the market town of Market Drayton. The nearby town 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.
FRONTPORCH6' 5" x 6' 4" (1.96m x 1.93m) Having the main entrance door, double glazed windows to the side and rear, wood effect floor and door to;
INNERHALL With wood effect floor, dado rail, ceiling beams, opening into dining kitchen, stairs to first floor and door to;
LOUNGE18' 1" x 17' 6 MAX" (5.51m x 5.33m) With exposed brick chimney breast housing log burner fireplace, two matching display units with tv point, ceiling beams, radiator, two double glazed windows to each side and wood effect floor.
DININGKITCHEN16' 4" x 9' 8" (4.98m x 2.95m) Having a range of fitted wall, drawer, display and base units with work surfaces over, tiled splash backs, space for cooker, ceiling beams, tiled floor, radiator, double glazed window to the front, tv point, door to shower room and door to;
UTILITYROOM12' 1" x 7' 5" (3.68m x 2.26m) Having a range of modern fitted wall and base units with work surfaces over, stainless steel sink and drainer, space and plumbing for washing machine, dishwasher and tumble dryer, tiled splash backs, space for American fridge freezer, tiled floor, ceiling spot lights, double glazed window to the side and door to the front.
SHOWERROOM8' 11" x 8' 9" (2.72m x 2.67m) Having a fitted suite that includes a walk in shower with electric shower over, vanity wash hand basin and low level wc. Also with fully tiled walls, tiled floor, large built in storage cupboard, extractor fan, radiator and double glazed window to the front.
LANDINGAREA19' 5" x 4' 9" (5.92m x 1.45m) With double glazed window to the front, exposed ceiling beam, dado rail, range of built in storage cupboards and doors to;
BEDROOMONE16' 11" x 8' 6" (5.16m x 2.59m) With exposed ceiling beams, radiator and double glazed window to the rear.
BEDROOMTWO11' 10" x 8' 5" (3.61m x 2.57m) With double glazed window to the side and exposed ceiling beam.
BEDROOMTHREE11' 5" x 10' 3" (3.48m x 3.12m) With a range of fitted wardrobes, shelving and drawers, exposed ceiling beam, tv point, radiator and double glazed window to the front.
EXTERNALLY Externally the property is surrounded to the front and side by attractive lawned gardens with a variety of mature trees and hedgerows. To the front is a long gated driveway leading to a further parking area at the side. Furthermore you will find a large open fronted garage/workshop which is attached to the main property and a patch of land beyond which is currently used for livestock.
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.
HOWTOFINDTHEPROPERTY Leave Market Drayton on the A53 towards Shrewsbury. Proceed over the Drayton Meadows roundabout and then take the next right turn, signposted for Longslow. Continue to a small green triangle and take the left fork then turn left at the T-junction, carry on along this road until you come to another T-junction, turn left and the property can be found on the left and is 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.
VIEWINGARRANGEMENTS By arrangement with the Agents Office at Tower House, Maer Lane, Market Drayton, TF9 3SH
Tel: 01630 653641 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
DISCLAIMERPROPERTYDETAILS For clarification we wish to inform prospective purchasers that we have prepared these sales details as a general guide. We have not carried out a detailed survey nor tested the services, appliances, and specific fittings. Room sizes should not be relied upon for carpets and furnishings. The measurements given are approximate.
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