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Mill Street, Wem

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A unique and charming Grade II Listed property dating back to the 1600s and steeped in history. Although requiring some improvement, it is ideal if you are looking for a character property that you can put your own stamp on and it has so much potential to become a wonderful family home.

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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

  • Detached Character Property
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Convenient for Town Centre
  • Grade II Listed, Freehold
  • Generous Gardens, Large Driveway
  • Large Garage with Room Above
  • Full of Potential
  • Lounge, Dining Room
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Viewing Recommended, Council Tax Band E

Property Full Details

BRIEF DESCRIPTION The Old Mill House is a unique detached character house set on a generous plot in the popular market town of Wem. This charming Grade II Listed property dates back to the 1600s and is steeped in history. Although requiring some improvement, it is ideal if you are looking for a character property that you can put your own stamp on and it has so much potential to become a wonderful family home. The generous accommodation comprises Entrance Hall, Lounge with feature inglenook fireplace, Dining Room, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Four Bedrooms and a Family Bathroom. Externally, the property is approached over a long driveway providing ample parking space and there are spacious gardens to both sides, mainly laid to lawn with a variety of established shrubs and trees. The property also has the benefit of a large detached garage with utility area and WC to the rear along with an additional room above which could be utilised in a variety of ways such as an office, studio or even additional accommodation subject to the necessary local authority consent.

LOCATION Set in the North Shropshire Market town of Wem, having 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 a football and cricket club. The larger centres of Shrewsbury, Telford and Oswestry are between 11 and 25 miles approximately.

ENTRANCE HALL Stairs to first floor, under stairs storage cupboard, radiator, tiled floor.

LOUNGE 17' 2" x 15' 6" (5.23m x 4.72m) With feature inglenook fireplace with wood burner, doors to rear garden, exposed timber beams.

DINING ROOM 17' 2" x 17' 2" (5.23m x 5.23m) max Feature fireplace with wood burner, exposed timber beams, wall lights, radiator.

STORAGE ROOM 5' 9" x 5' 4" (1.75m x 1.63m)

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 17' 0" x 10' 5" (5.18m x 3.18m) Having a range of base and wall units, space for range cooker, space and plumbing for dishwasher, inset one and a half sink and drainer, space for fridge.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING Exposed timber beams, storage cupboard, radiator.

BEDROOM ONE 16' 8" x 13' 1" (5.08m x 3.99m) Windows to front and rear, radiator.

DRESSING ROOM 10' 5" x 8' 3" (3.18m x 2.51m)

BEDROOM TWO 18' 1" x 9' 0" (5.51m x 2.74m) max Built in wardrobe, window to front, radiator.

BEDROOM THREE 13' 0" x 10' 7" (3.96m x 3.23m) Window to rear, radiator.

BEDROOM FOUR 9' 1" x 9' 1" (2.77m x 2.77m) Window to side, radiator.

BATHROOM 8' 5" x 6' 0" (2.57m x 1.83m) max Bath, wash hand basin, WC, space for shower.


DOUBLE GARAGE 20' 3" x 18' 0" (6.17m x 5.49m) Detached double garage with WC and utility area to the rear.

ROOM OVER GARAGE 18' 5" x 16' 4" (5.61m x 4.98m)

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

SERVICES We are advised that mains electricity, gas, water and drainage are available. Gas central heating. 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.

PROPERTY INFORMATION We believe this information to be accurate, but it 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 ARRANGEMENTS By arrangement with the Agents Office at 34 High Street, Whitchurch, Shropshire, SY13 1BB: Tel: 01948 667272 or email:

HOW TO FIND THIS PROPERTY From the centre of Wem turn at St Peter & St Pauls Church towards Shrewsbury, continue on this road and take the left hand turning into Eckford Park where the property can be found immediately on the right hand side.

ENERGY PERFORMANCE This property is exempt from having an energy performance certificate as it is Grade II Listed.

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.

METHOD OF SALE For Sale by Private Treaty.

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