Chester Road, Whitchurch


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  • Bedrooms: 5
BRIEF DESCRIPTION An exceptional five double bedroom, three reception room detached house occupying a generous corner plot in a highly sought after area of Whitchurch, with detached double garage, ample off road parking, workshop and beautifully maintained gardens. Full of warmth and character, this impressive Edwardian home was built in 1910 and has a wealth of period features including high ceilings, picture rails, sash windows, oak floors, reclaimed ceramics, stained glass entrance door and windows, cornicing and feature fireplaces. The double garage and workshop also have the benefit of full planning permission to be converted into a self contained annexe.

The property is approached via a gated driveway which leads to a spacious parking/turning area and a large detached double garage with a useful integrated workshop. The rear aspect is south facing and so enjoys good sunshine and is mostly sheltered from prevailing winds. There are well maintained lawned gardens with fully stocked borders, tree house, greenhouse, raised vegetable plot and an outstanding covered verandah which means the outside space can be enjoyed throughout the seasons no matter what the weather.

This magnificent period property is arranged over three floors and extends to approximately 2,400 square feet in total with all the rooms having excellent proportions. The exceptional and versatile accommodation is presented to a high standard throughout and the ground floor includes an impressive Hallway having beautiful entrance door with feature stained glass panels, spacious Drawing Room with bay window, Dining Room with French doors opening onto the veranda, generous Sitting Room with wood burner, Cloakroom, attractive open plan farmhouse style Kitchen/Diner with bespoke handmade units and maple worktops and there is also a separate Utility Room. The first floor boasts Three Double Bedrooms, Study, Master En Suite Shower Room and a Family Bathroom with heritage style suite. There are a further Two Double Bedrooms to the second floor along with a separate WC.

LOCATION Situated in the busy market town of Whitchurch which sits on the Shropshire/Cheshire/Clwyd borders and benefits from a variety of local independent shops, schools, three large supermarkets and other major retailers. The renowned Hill Valley Hotel, Golf & Spa is located on the outskirts of the town which offers great recreational facilities. Whitchurch train station is on a direct line between Crewe and Shrewsbury with onward connections to Manchester, London and Birmingham plus other major cities. The larger centres of Chester, Shrewsbury, Telford, Wrexham and Crewe are all within 16 to 22 miles approximately.

ENTRANCE HALL An impressive hallway having beautiful staircase leading to the first floor, feature stained glass entrance door, oak flooring, radiator.

DRAWING ROOM 16' 0" x 13' 2" (4.88m x 4.01m) max into bay window Having bay window to front aspect, feature period fireplace with working open fire and decorative surround, picture rail, oak flooring, radiator.

DINING ROOM 16' 4" x 13' 2" (4.98m x 4.01m) With feature decorative period fireplace with working open fire, French doors opening onto the rear verandah, picture rail, radiator.

SITTING ROOM 14' 6" x 12' 4" (4.42m x 3.76m) max into bay window This beautiful room has a large bay window to front aspect with sash windows, picture rail, oak flooring, radiator and feature fireplace housing wood burner stove which was recently installed this year.

CLOAKROOM Having reclaimed period ceramics with WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Slate tiled floor, opaque window to side, radiator.

KITCHEN/DINER 12' 1" x 20' 2" (3.68m x 6.15m) A stunning room having a bespoke handmade kitchen with maple worktops, ceramic Belfast sink, slate flagstone tiled floor with under floor heating, double range cooker with extractor over, space and plumbing for dishwasher, bespoke storage cupboard housing the combi boiler, feature circular window to side aspect and window to rear overlooking the rear garden, picture rail.

UTILITY ROOM 9' 8" x 4' 9" (2.95m x 1.45m) Having space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer, built in storage, space for fridge/freezer, tiled floor, window to side aspect.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING With stunning original stained glass window, under stairs storage cupboard.

MASTER BEDROOM 17' 0" x 12' 5" (5.18m x 3.78m) Sash windows to front aspect, radiator, picture rail, original feature fireplace.

EN SUITE Having shower cubicle with mains shower, WC, wash hand basin, chrome heated towel rail, tiled floor, part tiled walls, extractor fan.

BEDROOM TWO 13' 6" x 13' 3" (4.11m x 4.04m) Sash windows to front aspect, feature period fireplace, picture rail, radiator.

BEDROOM THREE 13' 8" x 12' 6" (4.17m x 3.81m) Sash window to rear, built in wardrobes which have heaters with thermostats, feature period fireplace, radiator.

FAMILY BATHROOM Suite comprising freestanding bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, WC, wash hand basin, shower cubicle with mains shower, airing cupboard with radiator, wood flooring, picture rail, sash window to rear.

SECOND FLOOR LANDING With a large attic cupboard providing excellent storage space.

BEDROOM FOUR 12' 7" x 12' 5" (3.84m x 3.78m) A beautifully quaint room with period fireplace and exposed timbers, feature sash window to side aspect, loft access hatch, generous storage cupboard, radiator.

BEDROOM FIVE 12' 6" x 11' 3" (3.81m x 3.43m) Another spacious room having sash window to side aspect and radiator.

WC With WC, wash hand basin, Velux window, storage cupboard, radiator.

OUTSIDE There is vehicular access off Chester Avenue via double timber gates that open onto a generous paved driveway, providing ample parking space for multiple vehicles. A detached double garage provides further parking and there is also a useful integrated workshop. There is an attractive mature garden to the front of the property and to the rear is a substantial and very well maintained garden which includes a large lawn, greenhouse, well stocked borders filled with a colourful abundance of established shrubs, plants and trees and a particular feature is the superb covered verandah which means the outside space can be enjoyed throughout the year no matter what the weather.

DOUBLE GARAGE 19' 3" x 19' 0" (5.87m x 5.79m) Detached double garage with light and power.

WORKSHOP 18' 2" x 9' 1" (5.54m x 2.77m)

AGENTS NOTE Shropshire Council was granted Full Planning Permission, subject to conditions, for the conversion of garage to form annex ancillary to main dwelling. Application No. 20/02150/FUL. Date of Decision 13th July 2020. Copies of the Decision Notice are available from our office on request.

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

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.

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.

ENERGY PERFORMANCE EPC E. The full energy performance certificate (EPC) is available for this property upon request.

VIEWING/PRE-MARKETING SALES ADVICE 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 town centre proceed to the Chester/Tarporley roundabout and take the left hand exit onto Chester Road continue on and the property can be found on the left hand side just before the turning for Chester Avenue.

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.

WH26581 25092020

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