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SSTC £475,000

Greenacres, Plox Green, Minsterley, SY5 0LN

  • 2
  • 3
  • A well proportioned bungalow
  • Scope for refurbishment
  • Gardens with stunning views
  • Range of outbuildings
  • Elevated scenic locality
  • Grazing Land. In all about 3.57 acres

An interesting and well proportioned bungalow with scope for some refurbishment set in generous lawn gardens with a range of outbuildings and grazing land in an elevated and unspoilt scenic locality, with stunning views over the valley towards Long Mountain. IN ALL ABOUT 3.57 ACRES.

DIRECTIONS

From Shrewsbury take the A488 road through the village of Pontesbury and then onto Minsterley. Continue onto Bishops Castle and after about a mile turn left at Plox Green heading for Snailbeach. Follow this road up the bank for about 0.5 mile and the property will be seen on the left.

SITUATION

The property occupies a wonderful unspoilt rural position, set elevated with stunning views over the valley, towards hills in the distance. The surrounding area offers unspoilt farmland, with hills also seen to the rear, whilst being close to the popular Snailbeach, which is an area known for its outstanding natural beauty and offers some lovely walks. The area is also the gateway to the Stiperstones Natural Nature Reserve. For equestrian enthusiasts, there is some excellent riding out country, including bridle paths. The village of Stiperstones includes a primary school and village hall, whilst Minsterley and Pontesbury offer additional facilities. Shrewsbury is readily accessible and has the benefit of the A5 on the western outskirts, leading through to the M5 motorway and Telford.

DESCRIPTION

An interesting and exciting opportunity for those seeking a country property in such beautiful surroundings with outbuildings and land, which will no doubt be of keen interest to equestrian or other such livestock enthusiasts. The bungalow offers well proportioned accommodation and has undergone some improvements, though there is a requirement for further modernisation and completion of current outstanding works. There are tremendous views from the Living Room and two of the three bedrooms, all of which are served by a bathroom, which currently requires extending into an adjacent area and is partially modified. There is a generous sized kitchen/diner and a very useful garden room.

Outside there are lawned gardens surrounding the bungalow, whilst there is a separate entrance, which includes a yard and an excellent modern brick built outbuilding for agricultural use, although subject to planning consent, offers opportunities for various uses including workshop, office or even possibly an annexe. There is a further range of traditional pole barns, these are in need of extensive repair or alternatively demolishing and replaced with either general livestock buildings or stables. The land lies immediately adjacent to the rear and offers good grazing. THE WHOLE EXTENDS TO ABOUT 3.57 ACRES.

ENCLOSED PORCH

With tiled floor and UPVC/double glazed front entrance door.

RECEPTION HALL

Built in airing cupboard containing lagged hot water cylinder with immersion heater.

LIVING ROOM

With open fireplace having glazed hearth and wood burning stove - flue to be connected. Bow window with oak sill providing stunning far reaching views over the valley.

KITCHEN/DINER

With quarry tiled floor, fitted granite effect work top with tiled splash and built in stainless steel sink unit. Additional work top with built in ELECRIC HOB UNIT and built in ELECTRIC DOUBLE OVEN below. Integrated EXTRACTOR HOOD. Good range of maple effect base and eye level cupboards with drawer unit. Space and connection for upright fridge freezer. Built in storage cupboard. Twin window aspect with views over the land to the rear and hill in the distance. Built in coat cupboard.

WALK IN PANTRY

With tiled cold slab.

GARDEN ROOM

With five window aspect providing surrounding views over the valley and hills to the rear. Rear entrance door.

UTILITY ROOM

With fitted granite effect work top with maple effect base and eye level cupboards. Space and plumbing for washing machine.

BEDROOM 1 (Double)

With front window aspect. Far reaching views over the valley. Wood effect laminate flooring.

BATHROOM

With bath with tiled splash. Pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled WC.

ADJOINING BOX ROOM

Originally planned to have the dividing bathroom wall demolished by creating a substantial family bath/shower room.

BEDROOM 2 (Double)

With front window aspect. Wood effect laminate flooring.

BEDROOM 3

Studded wall to hallway incomplete.

OUTSIDE

The property is approached through a timber gated entrance onto a stoned driveway, which leads to a parking area and YARD.

THE GARDENS

These surround the bungalow and are bounded by a mainly timber post and rail fence, which also includes a separate gateD vehicular entrance onto a tarmacadam driveway. The gardens are laid predominantly to lawn with herbaceous border, with a further area requiring cultivation and providing ample scope for further landscaping if required.

THE OUTBUILDINGS

These lie off the yard and comprise:

MULTI PURPOSE AGRICULTURAL BUILDING

Substantially constructed of cavity block/brickwork beneath a pitched tiled roof. Having concreted floor and divided into three areas whilst including timber twin vehicle entrance doors to pedestrian access doors, power and water connected.Opposite there is a base slab constructed for a garage block.

53'2" X 19'1" (16.21m X 5.82m)

POLE BARN

Built of timber frame and corrugated sheeted, 4 bays and generally in need of maintenance or demolition and replacement - subject to any necessary planning consents.

THE LAND

This lies adjacent to the bungalow and outbuildings within a single enclosure of pasture, quite suitable for most forms of livestock and slopes up and away from the bungalow, whilst having partial road frontage.

THE WHOLE EXTENDS TO ABOUT 3.57 ACRES

FIXTURES AND FITTINGS

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

SERVICES

Mains water and electricity are understood to be connected. Foul drainage is to septic tank. Oil fired central heating. None of these services have been tested.

RIGHTS OF WAY AND EASEMENTS

The property will be sold subject to wayleaves, easements, public or private rights of way, covenants and all outgoings whether mentioned in these particulars or not.

TENURE

Freehold. Purchasers must confirm via their solicitor.

LOCAL AUTHORITY

Shropshire Council, Shrewsbury. Tel: 0844 448 1644. Council Tax Band 'C'

VIEWINGS

Halls, 2 Barker Street, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY1 1QJ. Tel: 01743 236444. E: shrewsbury@hallsgb.com

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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