Severn Side, Stourport-On-Severn, DY13

£350,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
SUMMARY

NO UPWARD CHAIN

Connells are proud to present an opportunity to be the newest custodians of this fantastic Georgian property enshrined in the history of Stourport. With flexible accommodation of 2,580 sq ft, this property really must be seen to appreciate the accommodation and history.

DESCRIPTION

8 The Tontine was originally one of only four houses in the wings of the building and is the one that has been least altered in the nearly 250 years since. It benefits from accommodation amounting to approximately 2,580 Square feet (240 Sq m) including a dining room and bedroom four/study on the ground floor, an impressive lower ground floor dining kitchen and utility room, first floor bedroom, bathroom and lounge, with views over the basin and two second floor bedrooms, both with en-suite shower rooms.

This freehold property, fully refurbished ten years ago, also benefits from two allocated parking spaces (on a leasehold basis), a shared ownership in The Tontine Management Company, an efficient continuous ventilation system in all 'wet' rooms and hardwired smoke detectors throughout.

The property is situated on the canalside of the building, with views over the basin. Just the other side of the building are public lawn areas overlooking the River Severn and lovely riverside walks.

History

The Grade II* listed Tontine Hotel was built in the 1770s by the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal Company to accommodate workers, merchants and wealthy businessmen, and is believed to have set the precedent for future transport hotels. The building occupies a location which, at the time would have been considered useful and is now regarded as picturesque, sitting between the canal basin and the River Severn.

As described by English Heritage "Commercial buildings of pre 1840 date are uncommon: this is an exceptionally rare building..". The fortunate buyer of this property really is purchasing a part of Stourport history, along with a magnificent property in its own right, having spacious & characterful accommodation along with a very desirable location.

Entrance

The property is entered via a wrought iron, gated courtyard with a front door opening to the

Entrance Hall

Door to the front, tiled flooring, electric heater, doors to the dining room and bedroom four/study, stairs to the first floor and further stairs down to the lower ground floor kitchen.

Dining Room 18' x 10' 10" ( 5.49m x 3.30m )

Windows to the front and side with original shutters fitted, two built-in storage cupboards, two electric heaters and telephone point.

Study / Bedroom Four 13' 10" x 13' 1" max ( 4.22m x 3.99m max )

Window to the front with original shutters fitted, original feature fireplace, electric heater and television aerial point.

Spacious Dining Kitchen 21' 1" max x 15' 2" max ( 6.43m max x 4.62m max )

Fitted kitchen with base and wall units with work top surfaces and tiled splash-back, stainless steel sink and drainer unit, integrated washing machine, dishwasher, fridge and freezer, along with an electric oven and hob. Ample space for dining table and further furniture, tiled flooring, window to the side, electric heater, continuous ventilation system and archway opening to the

Utility Room 13' 5" x 13' ( 4.09m x 3.96m )

Window to the side, tiled floor, electric heater and television aerial point. This room offers potential for a multitude of uses, such as an extension of the kitchen or a gym.

First Floor Landing

Stairs from the hallway lead to the first floor landing, with doors to the lounge, bedroom three and bathroom, window to the rear and further stairs to the second floor landing.

Lounge 17' 11" max x 15' 10" max ( 5.46m max x 4.83m max )

Windows to the front and side overlooking the canal basin, original feature fireplace, built-in storage cupboard, television aerial point, satellite aerial point and electric heating.

Bedroom Three 13' 11" max x 13' 2" max ( 4.24m max x 4.01m max )

Window to the front, built-in wardrobe, original feature fireplace, television aerial point and electric heater.

Family Bathroom

Fitted white suite comprising: low flush w/c, wash hand basin and panelled bath with mixer taps, glass screen and shower over. Part tiled walls, continuous ventilation system and electric towel rail heater.

Second Floor Landing

From the first floor landing, stairs lead to the second floor landing with window to the rear and doors to bedrooms one and two.

Bedroom One 18' 3" max x 10' 7" max ( 5.56m max x 3.23m max )

Windows to the front and side with views over the canal basin, built in wardrobe, walk-in airing cupboard, original feature fireplace, television aerial point, electric heater and a door to the

En-Suite Shower Room

Low flush w/c, wash hand basin and shower cubicle. Part tiled walls, towel rail heater and continuous ventilation system.

Bedroom Two 13' 11" x 13' 2" ( 4.24m x 4.01m )

Window to the front, original feature fireplace with glass fronted cupboard over, television aerial point and electric heater.

En-Suite Shower Room

Low flush w/c, wash hand basin and shower cubicle. Part tiled walls, towel rail heater and continuous ventilation system.

Outside

Parking

The property benefits from two allocated parking spaces (1 to the front of the property an 'x' located in the adjacent bay) on a leasehold basis with 125 year lease commencing in 2010.

Management

The building, consisting of 8 houses and 6 apartments, is managed by The Tontine Management Company, of which all building owners own a share. The current service charge for No 8 The Tontine is £116 paid half yearly (£232 annually).

1. MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS - Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.

2. These particulars do not constitute part or all of an offer or contract.

3. The measurements indicated are supplied for guidance only and as such must be considered incorrect.

4. Potential buyers are advised to recheck the measurements before committing to any expense.

5. Connells has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures, fittings or services and it is the buyers interests to check the working condition of any appliances.

6. Connells has not sought to verify the legal title of the property and the buyers must obtain verification from their solicitor.

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