A particularly charming quintessential roses around the door detached stone country cottage, beautifully presented with stunning landscaped gardens in a sought after and unspoilt South Shropshire village.
From Shrewsbury take the A49 south to Dorrington. In the centre of the village turn right signposted Picklescott. Proceed just over 3 miles to the village. Continue down the bank into the centre of the village and continue on, the property will be seen on the left.
The property is situated in one of South Shropshires most sought after and pretty villages, which remains largely unspoilt. The village provides a village hall and the Bottle and Glass Inn/Restaurant. The surrounding area to the village provides an expanse of unspoilt farmland, with ready access onto the Longmynd, which provides mile upon mile of walks. Local amenities can be found at Church Stretton, with its tea and antique shops, together with a wide range of amenities, including a rail service. Dorrington has a number of basic amenities including a medical centre, shop/post office, pub, primary school and church. Shrewsbury offers a comprehensive range of amenities and access to the A5 and M54 motorway.
Corner Cottage offers a truly delightful and traditional stone built detached cottage, which retains many of its original features including open fireplaces with log burners and beamed ceilings to the two reception rooms. The sitting room itself has twin French doors which lead out to the patio and garden. The kitchen is laid out with pine fittings and a number of built in appliances. There is a useful guest WC leading off the rear entrance hall. On the first floor, there are three double bedrooms served by a bathroom, which includes a shower over the bath. The gardens will no doubt be a joy for those who appreciate gardening. These have been imaginatively landscaped, abundantly stocked and are beautifully presented, whilst an inspection is absolutely essential.
With beamed ceiling, beautiful stone inglenook fireplace with oak beam, raised brick heath with CLEARVIEW wood burning stove. Double glazed twin French doors leading out to the rear patio.
With beamed ceiling, feature wide brick fireplace, with quarry tiled hearth and wood burning stove. Staircase rising to the first floor.
With vinyl tile effect floor covering. Extensive GRANITE WORK SURFACES with upstand and built in one and a half bowl sink unit. Good range of matching pine faced base and eye level cupboards, with space and plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, space for upright fridge freezer. Built in NEFF ELECTRIC CERAMIC HOB UNIT with INTEGRATED EXTRACTOR HOOD over. Built in ELECTRIC OVEN AND GRILL. OIL FIRED CENTRAL HEATING BOILER. Beam to ceiling.
With built in pine cupboard units. High level fitted shelf. Rear entrance door.
With vinyl tile effect flooring. Close coupled WC. Vanity unit with wash hand basin and cupboard under. Tiled splash.
With modern fitted wardrobe suite including two bedside cabinets, a selection of wardrobes and drawer unit. Fitted CORNER TILED SHOWER CUBICLE with wall mounted electric shower unit.
With modern fitted wardrobe unit including shelving. Additional built in book shelving.
With access to loft space.
With panelled bath, having tiled walls above and wall mounted electric shower unit with splash screen. Close coupled WC, pedestal wash hand basin, further part tiled walls including wall mirror and lighting.
The parking area is provided on the opposite side of the lane with ample space for two cars.
Having concreted floor, dry lined internal walls, power and lighting and timber twin entrance doors.
17'7 x 8'0 (5.36m x 2.44m)
The cottage is approached at the front via a charming wicket gate, flanked by natural stone walling and a shallow area containing flowering roses and shrubs. There are two additional pedestrian access points via wicket gates leading onto flagged pathways, which lead to the rear sun patio and BBQ area.
These are a stunning feature of the property having been extensively landscaped by previous owners and incorporating an abundance of features. The design provides two winding steps from the PATIO, one of which rises to a circular flagged and random stone SUN PATIO with natural stone walling and abundantly stocked beds. A gravelled path then leads away and meanders through various sections of the garden, including through a mature timber pergola, which is heavily covered in flowering climbing plants. There are a series of three lawns bounded by well stocked beds of flowering shrubs. There are a selection of mature fruit trees, VEGETABLE/HERB AND SOFT FRUIT BEDS including strawberries. Aluminium framed GREENHOUSE. A further arch and trellis leads through to a rear flagged DRYING AREA, which is well screened from the remainder of the garden and also includes a timber and felt GARDEN SHED. In addition, there is an open lean to LOG STORE and an old stone GARDEN STORE.
The fitted carpets as laid are included.
Mains water and electricity are understood to be connected. Foul drainage is to a septic tank. Oil fired central heating system. These have not been tested by Halls.
Freehold. Purchasers must confirm via their solicitor.
Shropshire Council, Shrewsbury. Tel: 0844 448 1644. Council Tax Band 'C'.
Halls, 2 Barker Street, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY1 1QJ. Tel: 01743 236444. E: firstname.lastname@example.org
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