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SSTC £660,000

Hillside, Burgs Lane, Shrewsbury, SY3 0EF

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  • Impressive Period Residence
  • Beautifully Presented
  • Spacious Accommodation
  • Sought After Location
  • Delightful Gardens
  • Far Reaching Views

A most handsome and beautifully presented detached, period residence offering spacious and versatile accommodation set within large gardens with delightful views in this highly sought after position. In all approximately 0.46 acres.

DIRECTIONS

From Shrewsbury take the A49 south along Hereford Road, proceed to Bayston Hill. Continue along the main road and at the top of the bank just after The Compass Inn public house take the left turn into Burgs Lane. Hillside is the second property on the left.

SITUATION

Hillside is delightfully situated along a country lane on the edge of Bayston Hill with an appealing south west facing aspect, providing partial views of Wenlock Edge and the hills running down to Church Stretton. Burgs Lane itself is a sought after locality and provides easy access on to the A49, which links very quickly on to the A5 bypass and dual carriageway feeding through to the M54 motorway to Telford and on to the M6 motorway. Heading south on the A49, commuters will find Church Stretton and Ludlow easily accessible. Bayston Hill offers a range of local amenities including shops, school and doctors surgery, whilst Shrewsbury town centre offers a comprehensive range of social and leisure facilities as well as a rail service.

DESCRIPTION

Built in 1891, Hillside is a handsome and particularly impressive detached period residence which will no doubt have wide market appeal. The accommodation is presented in immaculate decorative order and offers a contemporary modern living environment, together with a wealth of character features. The rooms are notably spacious with the central reception hall leading to the 2 traditional reception rooms, both providing delightful feature fireplaces and bay windows which overlook the beautifully maintained gardens. The breakfast kitchen has a number of fitted cherry wood units together with a variety of integral appliances. The ground floor goes on to provide a separate utility room, guest WC and large lobby area which offers an extensive range of fitted storage cupboards. The most impressive garden room is positioned to the rear and has a built in 7 speaker surround sound system and 3 pairs of French doors which lead out onto the sun terrace and open courtyard area. To the first floor there are 4 bedrooms, the master of which benefits from an en-suite shower room, whilst the remaining 3 are served by the main family bathroom which includes a separate shower cubicle.

Outside, the property is positioned attractively within beautifully laid out gardens which incorporate a sweeping driveway leading to the large garage with additional store. Set in approximately 0.46 acres.

ENTRANCE PORCH

Pillared entrance porch with flagged base and attractive brick pillars leading to a panelled part glazed and leaded entrance door leading into:

RECEPTION HALL

With ceiling cornice, built in under stairs storage cupboard, staircase rising to first floor and doors off to:

SITTING ROOM

With ceiling rose, ceiling cornice, beautiful feature fireplace with marble hearth and surround currently housing a coal effect real flame gas fire, bay window with window seat providing a delightful outlook over the front garden with hills in the distance, archway with sliding timber doors through to dining room.

15'9" x 15'6" (4.80m x 4.72m)

DINING ROOM

With ceiling rose, ceiling cornice, attractive feature fireplace with marble hearth and surround currently housing a coal effect Living Flame gas fire, bay window overlooking side gardens and part glazed and panelled door through to conservatory.

17'5" x 12'4" (5.31m x 3.76m)

BREAKFAST KITCHEN

21'6" max x 20'7" max (6.55m max x 6.27m max)

KITCHEN AREA

With tiled floor (benefitting from under floor heating) and providing a range of cherry wood units comprising cupboards and drawers with granite work surface over and incorporating a double Belfast sink unit with mixer tap over and waste disposal, eye level plate rack, part tiled walls and tiled splash, wine rack, integral Smeg electric oven and grill with 4-ring Smeg gas hob unit over and tiled splash with filter hood. Integral Bosch microwave oven with Miele integral coffee maker beneath. Integrated Bosch dishwasher, Culligan water softener, separate recess with fitted tiling and housing the gas fired Aga which offers 2 ovens (1 simmering, 1 roasting) and 2 hobs (1 simmering, 1 boiling), additional work surface area with units beneath and storage cupboards over.

BREAKFAST AREA

With ceiling cornice, feature bay window with window seat providing a delightful outlook over the front gardens and hills beyond.

CONSERVATORY

With attractive stone flagged floor, wraparound double glazed windows and ceiling, power and light points, radiator, 2 pairs of glazed French doors leading out to the delightful sun terrace and rear gardens.

20'1 x 13'5" (6.12m x 4.09m)

From the main reception hall, a part glazed timber access door leads through to:

INNER HALLWAY

With tiled floor, ceiling cornice and doors off into:

GUEST CLOAKS

With tiled floor and white suite comprising low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin, part tiled walls.

UTILITY

With tiled floor, offering a range of cherry wood base level storage cupboards with granite work surface over and incorporating a Belfast sink unit with mixer tap. Built in storage cupboard housing a Worcester gas fired central heating boiler system, space for fridge freezer, space and plumbing for washing machine, space for tumble dryer.

11'3" X 6'8" (3.43m X 2.03m)

REAR ENTRANCE LOBBY

With tiled floor benefitting from under floor heating providing a further range of fitted cherry wood eye and base level storage cupboards with hanging rails. Ceiling down lighters, access to loft space, part glazed access door leading to landscaped rear gardens. Separate panelled part glazed access door leading to a low maintenance gravelled yard area. Part glazed doors lead through to:

GARDEN ROOM

A most impressive room benefitting from under floor heating, ceiling cornice, inset ceiling down lighters, extensive range of fitted cherry wood storage cupboards. Twin glass fronted display cupboards. The garden room has the benefit of providing a 7 speaker cinema surround sound system. 3 pairs of glazed French doors leading out onto the delightful sun terrace and pond area.

20'4" X 14'2" (6.20m X 4.32m)

FIRST FLOOR LANDING

With access to loft space, window with attractive aspect to the rear over The Common. Doors off to:

BEDROOM 1

Providing an extensive range of cherry wood furniture comprising wardrobes and drawers. Sash window with fantastic views over the front gardens, farmland and the Stretton Hills beyond. Door to:

15'8" x 12'6" (4.78m x 3.81m)

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM

With white suite comprising low level WC, pedestal wash basin with tiled splash and shower cubicle with Mermaid boarding mains fed shower and sliding splash screen. Wall mounted heated towel rail.

BEDROOM 2

Providing an extensive range of cherry wood fitted wardrobes.

14'10" X 12'7" (4.52m X 3.84m)

BEDROOM 3

Sash window with delightful aspect.

11'8" x 7'8" (3.56m x 2.34m)

BEDROOM 4

(Currently used as a study). With slightly sloping ceiling, providing a fitted range of book shelving and storage cupboards, together with desk unit with drawers, base level cupboards and granite work surface.

11'3" X 7'3" max (3.43m X 2.21m max)

BATHROOM

Providing a deluxe suite comprising low level WC with hidden cistern, wash hand basin set in vanity unit with marble surround and storage cupboards beneath. Deep fill panelled bath with marble surround and shower attachment. Separate shower cubicle with sliding splash screen and Mermaid Aurora Agean gold iridescent panels housing the Grohe mains fed shower. Inset ceiling down lighters, wall mounted heated towel rail, built in large airing cupboard housing the insulated hot water cylinder with storage cupboards over.

11'8" x 10'5" (3.56m x 3.18m)

OUTSIDE

The property is approached over a sweeping tarmacadam driveway which meanders its way around the garden and past the front of the property leading to an extensive parking area and giving vehicular access to the detached garage with separate garden store.

DETACHED GARAGE

Being of brick built construction under a pitched slated roof. Twin timber entrance doors. Additional single pedestrian access door. Numerous electrical sockets, light points, potential eaves storage area, internal cold water tap. Attached to the garage is an external electrical socket.

18'7" x 16'4" max (5.66m x 4.98m max)

GARDENS

The gardens are a particularly beautiful feature to the property and have been carefully maintained by the current owners. Positioned to the front and side of the house are extensive flowing lawns provided in 2 sections and flanked by gravel pathways and numerous well stocked herbaceous borders containing a variety of specimen shrubs, plants and trees. A timber gazebo allows for a private seating area to make full appreciation of these attractive surroundings. The gardens then provide a delightful rose garden (containing David Austin roses) with additional timber pergola covered with climbing roses. The pergola is flagged on each side by additional barked beds and borders and a dwarf yew tree hedgerow. To both the front and side of the property are paved patio seating areas, whilst positioned at the rear is a feature sun terrace and open courtyard which provides a splendid entertaining space with flower and shrub borders and an impressive pond with water feature. Off the rear boundary to the property is a pedestrian gated access leading to the village common. In all approximately 0.46 acres.

FIXTURES AND FITTINGS

Only those items described in these sale particulars are included in the sale.

LOCAL AUTHORITY

For Council Tax details, contact Shropshire Council on 0844 4481644. Council Tax Band: G.

TENURE

We understand that the property is Freehold although purchasers must make their own enquiries via their solicitor.

VIEWINGS

Strictly by appointment through Halls, 2 Barker Street, Shrewsbury, SY1 1QJ. Telephone 01743 236444.

Halls Holdings Ltd and any joint agents for themselves, and for the Vendor of the property whose Agents they are, give notice that: (i) These particulars are produced in good faith, are set out as a general guide only and do not constitute any part of a contract (ii) No person in the employment of or any agent of or consultant to Halls Holdings has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property (iii) Measurements, areas and distances are approximate, Floor plans and photographs are for guidance purposes only (photographs are taken with a wide angled / zoom lenses) and dimensions shapes and precise locations may differ (iv) It must not be assumed that the property has all the required planning or building regulation consents. Halls Holdings Ltd, Halls Holdings House, Bowmen Way, Battlefield, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY4 3DR. Registered in England 06597073.

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