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Whitcott Keysett, Clun, Shropshire

£400,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
Tucked away in the village of Whitcott Keysett, this truly stunning and quite unique historical property dating back to 1490 with Georgian additions offers an abundance of character features and sitting in half an acre of grounds. The substantial accommodation comprises: hall, living room, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, 4 bedrooms, bathroom, shower room, double car port, established gardens and country views.

Property Description

A wonderful opportunity to purchase one of the most interesting houses of its period, this stunning Grade II Listed hall dates back to approximately 1490, which was extended in the Georgian era and retains many unique historical features. It is located in a small hamlet, with easy access to the popular village of Clun, it's name means Muddy Hill as it is positioned above the ford at the base of the hill.

Set in a courtyard with half an acre of gardens that adjoin fields, this lovely home has beautifully proportioned rooms and is worth a visit to witness all it has to offer. The accommodation comprises: hall, two large reception rooms both with two fireplaces (one of which is an inglenook), a large kitchen /breakfast room again with inglenook, pantry, shower room, cellar. There are two sets of stairs to the first floor where there are three double bedrooms all with superb features, a cloakroom and a bathroom plus an attic room used as a fourth bedroom.

Gardens & Parking

Approached via a tarmac shared drive through a courtyard the drive leads to the double carport and via wooden gates to an additional parking area in front of the house. Part of the garden is walled and there is a platform of decking for outdoor dining at the far end.

The gardens have been cleverly designed to provide distinct areas with paths and brick edged borders and hedges to divide it up. To the side of the house is a lawned area surrounded by hedging and many herbaceous plants and shrubs. There is a rose and clematis garden and a pond. Wrought iron gates lead into a small paddock area with a steep bank running down to a stream Mardu Brook , a tributary of the River Clun.

Car Port

6.01m x 5.07m (19'9 x 16'8 )

There is a double car port located opposite the house and this has lighting, power and storage.

Location

The property is situated in the pretty hamlet of Whitcott Keysett, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in the upper Clun Valley and is located two miles northwest of the small market town of Clun with everyday facilities including a post office, public houses, shops, doctors surgery and a petrol station/garage. Nearby is Bishop's Castle and Church Stretton, both of which have a variety of shops, local businesses and services. Slightly further afield are the larger towns of Shrewsbury and Ludlow. Transport links in the area are good with Craven Arms having a train station on the Manchester to Cardiff line and London being accessible in about 3 hours.

Schooling in the area is excellent in both the state and private sectors. Primary and secondary schools are found in Clun and Bishops Castle with private schooling at Bedstone, Moor Park and Shrewsbury School.

Services

Mains electric, electric heating.

Council Tax Band F.

CONSUMER PROTECTION FROM UNFAIR TRADING REGULATIONS 2008 (CPR) We endeavour to ensure that the details contained in our brochure are correct through making detailed enquiries of the owner but they are not guaranteed. The agents have not tested any appliance, equipment, fixture, fitting or service and have not seen the title deeds to confirm tenure. All measurements are quoted to the nearest 1/10 metre. All liability in negligence of otherwise for any loss arising from the use of these particulars is hereby excluded.

MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS Require prospective purchasers to produce two original ID documents prior to any offer being accepted by the owners.

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