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Wem, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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SOLD BY BARBERS. A unique four bed detached property set in a rural position with extensive views and interesting wildlife. Surrounded by open fields and adjacent to the River Roden, yet within walking distance of the centre of Wem this interesting, spacious cottage sits in lovely gardens and enjoys fishing rights .

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Whitchurch Branch
34 High Street, Whitchurch, Shropshire, SY13 1BB
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Monday to Friday: 8.45am to 5.30pm
Saturday: 9.00am to 4.00pm

Property Summary

  • Charming Detached Four Bedroom Cottage
  • Unique Location - Surrounded by Countryside Yet Close to Town Centre
  • Adjacent to the Roden River with Fishing Rights
  • Attractive Gardens With An Abundance of Wildlife
  • Four Reception Rooms & Conservatory
  • Kitchen, Utility Room, Ground Floor Wet Room
  • Master En Suite, Family Bathroom
  • Double Garage and Single Garage
  • Oil Central Heating, Double Glazing
  • Solar Panels, EPC Rating D

Property Full Details

BRIEF DESCRIPTION LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION! If you're looking for a spacious country cottage located down a single track adjacent to a river with an abundance of wildlife and lovely walks on your doorstep, this could be the property for you. You also have the benefit of a rural location yet within walking distance of the centre of Wem, so the best of both worlds. Finally if you fancy a spot of fishing the property enjoys fishing rights to the River Roden. The current owners have loved the adventure of living in this location for over forty years.
The spacious property is well presented throughout and the ground floor comprises: Entrance Porch, Lounge, Sitting Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, Utility Room, Study, Office, Conservatory and Wet Room. To the first floor is the Master Bedroom with En Suite Shower Room, Three Bedrooms and Family Bathroom. Outside, there are pretty cottage style gardens comprising lawned areas and attractive borders filled with a wide variety of mature shrubs, plants and trees. There is a large detached double garage as well as a single detached garage.

LOCATION Mill Dam Cottage stands alone along a narrow unmade track by the River Roden leading from Mill Street towards Tilley and is adjoined by open fields. The North Shropshire Market town of Wem, has excellent rail links to Shrewsbury and Crewe, it also boasts nursery, primary and secondary schools and a recently extended doctors surgery. Wem offers facilities for daily living as well as leisure and recreational facilities including football and cricket clubs, tennis courts and swimming pool. The larger centres of Shrewsbury, Telford, Oswestry are between 11 and 25 miles approximately


ENTRANCE PORCH/HALL Dual aspect windows, radiator

SITTING ROOM 12' 3" x 11' 1" (3.73m x 3.38m) Exposed ceiling beams, feature fireplace with open grate and quarry tiled hearth, built in storage cupboards and display shelving, radiator, window to front

LOUNGE 11' 8" x 11' 2" (3.56m x 3.4m) Exposed ceiling beams, feature fireplace set in chimney breast with "Astroflamm" wood burner, radiator, dual aspect windows

INNER HALL Radiator, window to front

STUDY 12' 2" x 9' 8" (3.71m x 2.95m) Electric fire, French doors to patio area

OFFICE 7' 5" x 7' 2" (2.26m x 2.18m) Storage cupboard, radiator, window to rear

WET ROOM 7' 5" x 5' 5 max" (2.26m x 1.65m) Walk in shower with Triton electric shower, WC, hand basin, part tiled walls, heated towel rail, opaque side window

DINING ROOM 18' 8" x 11' 7" (5.69m x 3.53m) Window to the rear having lovely views, fireplace with wood burner and timber beam over, storage cupboard, base and wall units, radiator, sliding doors to Conservatory

KITCHEN 16' 5" x 6' 8" (5m x 2.03m) Range of base and matching wall units, inset 11/2 sink and drainer, built in double oven and built in 4 ring ceramic hob with extractor over, breakfast bar, part tiled walls, window to side, built in dishwasher, integrated fridge.

UTILITY 11' 5" x 6' 3" (3.48m x 1.91m) Base and wall units, spaces for washing machine and fridge/freezer, inset stainless steel sink and drainer, part tiled walls, freestanding Worcester Bosch boiler, radiator, opaque window to front and two opaque windows to side

CONSERVATORY 17' 3" x 9' 6" (5.26m x 2.9m) Radiator, tiled flooring, door to rear garden

FIRST FLOOR LANDING Window to rear having lovely views, radiator

MASTER BEDROOM 13' 7" x 9' 6" (4.14m x 2.9m) Built in wardrobes, radiator, window to side

EN SUITE 9' 8" x 5' 5" (2.95m x 1.65m) Shower Cubicle with mixer shower, WC, bidet, wash hand basin with mixer tap set in vanity unit with drawers and cupboards, heated towel rail, window to rear with lovely views

BEDROOM TWO 12' 8" x 12' 2" (3.86m x 3.71m) Original decorative fireplace, radiator, loft access, windows to front and side

BEDROOM THREE 12' 7" x 12' 4" max (3.84m x 3.76m) Window to front having views over River Roden, loft access, radiator

BEDROOM FOUR 16' 1" x 6' 3" (4.9m x 1.91m) Window to front and side, radiator

BATHROOM 8 ' 7" x 6' 5" (2.62m x 1.96m) Bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, WC, wash hand basin, chrome heated towel rail, opaque windows to side and rear

OUTSIDE Mill Dam Cottage is approached over a long track adjacent to the River Roden and a large double detached garage and single detached garage provide off road parking. There are pretty cottage style gardens comprising lawned areas, well stocked borders, Greenhouse, two sheds and a lovely covered seating area, ideal for enjoying the peaceful location. The gardens are surrounded by open fields with lovely rural outlooks and views towards the Welsh Hills. The property also enjoys the benefit of fishing rights for the River Roden at the front. Please note there is a public footpath that runs along the lane in front of the property.

DETACHED DOUBLE GARAGE 28' 8" x 19' 6" (8.74m x 5.94m) Electric up and over door, light and power, water, workshop area to rear, oil tank, windows to both sides and rear

SINGLE DETACHED GARAGE With up and over door.

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.

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

SERVICES We are advised that mains electricity and water are available. Private drainage. There are PV panels on the roof which the owners currently advise us generates an income of around £1800 a year currently on a 'feed-in' tariff. There is also a solar panel which the current owners advise us heats the water on sunny days to a substantial extent. 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.

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

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.

VIEWING/PRE MARKETING SALES ADVICE By arrangement with the Agents Office at 34 High Street, Whitchurch, Shropshire, SY13 1BB: Tel: 01948 667272

DIRECTIONS From the centre of Wem turn at St Peter & St Pauls Church towards Shrewsbury after passing council car park and Roden Lodge turn right by River Roden and follow the unmade track/ public footpath until you reach Mill Dam Cottage on the right hand side.

METHOD OF SALE For Sale by Private Treaty

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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