Corve Street, Ludlow, Shropshire


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
Unique Residence, Grade II Listed, Flexible Accommodation, Private Gardens, Central Ludlow, Kitchen / Breakfast Room, Four Bedrooms with En Suite, Library, Study, Potential as a B&B or Guest House

Situation: Mulberry House is located on Corve Street in one of Ludlow's most sought after areas.

Ludlow is surrounded by wonderful countryside for outdoor pursuits with excellent walking and riding as well as a selection of first class independent and state schools, high street shopping, bars and restaurants and an abundance of culture including food festivals and the internationally acclaimed Ludlow Fringe Festival. In addition to the festivals, fetes and cultural events there is a golf course and National Hunt racing. Ludlow is located just off the A49 between Hereford to the South and Shrewsbury to the North. Ludlow has a train station on the main Manchester to Cardiff line with trains running at regular intervals to Shrewsbury. By changing just once, London is accessible in a little over three hours. The West Midlands is accessed by road on either the A4117 or the A456.

Mulberry House offers superbly appointed and versatile accommodation, whilst retaining a wealth of period features, all lovingly restored and enhanced by the current owners.

Featuring large and bright rooms, the accommodation is set out over three floors comprising of a reception hall, a sitting room, a drawing room, a dining room and a kitchen / breakfast room on the ground floor. On the first floor are four double bedrooms, including three with en suite shower rooms, and one with an en suite bathroom. On the second floor there is a library and a study. There is also a cellar on the lower ground floor. Outside, there is a private rear garden with a terrace and seating areas surrounded by a wide variety of trees. The layout of the property offers huge flexibility as a family home or could be utilised as guest accommodation or auxiliary accommodation for a relative; subject to the necessary planning permission. The overall package is a rare opportunity.

An impressive Ludlow townhouse which dates back to at least the 17th Century although fronted by a much larger Georgian facia during the 18th Century, this beautiful house is both grand and spacious. The current owners have completed an extensive refurbishment of the property.

The accommodation comprises Reception Hallway, Drawing Room, Dining Room, Sitting Room, WC, Kitchen, Butler's Pantry, First Floor Landing, Four First Floor Bedrooms (one with En Suite Bathroom and three with En Suite WC and Shower), Second Floor Library and Office/Study, Cellar, Rear Walled Garden, Two Outside Storage Rooms. The property also benefits from Central Heating and Solar Water Heating.

The Front Windows have rarely found wider windows providing good light.

Construction – Brick and Stone under Pitch Roofs in Slate and Tile

Canopy Porch – Open pediment hood on Doric pilasters, arched semi-circular fanlight with coloured and etched glazing, Pillow stone step, Central six fielded-panel door with letter box, leading to

Hallway 29' x 74' (8.84m x 2.24m)

Ceiling Beams, two ceiling light, central archway, radiator, power point, door to cellar, doors to reception rooms and kitchen, smoke alarm. Oak and solid floors and glazed door to the garden.

Drawing Room 13'1 x 18'5 (3.99m x 5.61m)

Coving, oak floor, panelling to dado height, four wall lights, front aspect sash window with internal shutters, two double radiators, Adams style fireplace with marble inset and hearth, TV point, door to Sitting Room.

Dining Room 12'1 x 12'6 (3.68m x 3.81m)

Beamed ceiling, front aspect sash window with internal shutters, four wall lights, radiator, oak floor, door to kitchen

Sitting Room 17' x 12' (5.18m x 3.66m)

Two rear aspect windows, double radiator, stone and brick fireplace, stone hearth, Clearview 500 wood-burning stove, TV point, four wall lights. Door to WC with wash basin and access to the garden.

Kitchen 14'7 x 10'9 (4.45m x 3.28m)

Rear aspect window, fitted kitchen units comprising base cupboards and drawers, wood and laminated work surfaces, plumbed in dishwasher, Lacanche ' Cluny' range cooker with one gas , one electric oven and five ring gas hob, fitted fridge, wall cupboards, double ceramic sink, Glow-Worm gas boiler, exposed ceiling beams, hooks, door to dining room. Door to

Butler's Pantry 6'2 x 5'10 (1.88m x 1.52m 0.25m)

Side aspect window with mesh, light and shelves

Cellar 26' x 12'6 (7.92m x 3.81m)

Lights, brick with wooden edged steps, ventilation, power points, plumbed in washing machine, freezer, coal hatch at front of property for deliveries, gas and electric meters

Oak staircase to

Landing Gallery 20' x 7'4 (6.20m x 2.24m)

Sash style window, smoke alarm, radiator, ceiling light

Bedroom 1 – 18'4 x 14' (5.59m x 4.27m) – Red

Front aspect sash window, double radiator, ceiling light, covered beams, two double wardrobes with cupboard over and bridging double cupboard, dressing table recess, fabric lined walls, TV point

En Suite Shower

WC, wash hand basin, shower cubicle with extractor fan, mirror, shaver light, ceiling light, ½ tiled walls. Plumbed in towel rail with electric facility

Bedroom 2 – 13'11 x 12'2 (4.24m x 3.71m) – Green

Front aspect sash style window, ceiling light, covered beam, double radiator, TV point, door to hanging cupboard

En Suite Shower

WC, wash hand basin, shower cubicle with extractor fan, mirror, shaver light, ceiling light, half tiled walls. Plumbed in towel rail with electric facility.

Bedroom 3 – 11'10 x 14'10 (3.61m x 4.52m) – Blue

Rear aspect sash secondary double-glazed window, ceiling light, single radiator, door to hanging cupboard, wardrobe, TV point

En Suite Shower

WC, wash hand basin, shower cubicle with extractor fan, mirror, shaver light, ceiling light, ½ tiled walls. Plumbed in towel rail with electric facility

Bedroom 4 – 14'2 x 10'10 (4.32m x 3.30m)

Rear aspect sash secondary double-glazed window, double radiator, covered beams, ceiling light, recess with shelves, door to cupboard with hanging and shelves, TV point. Door to

En-Suite Bathroom

Rear aspect window, exposed beams, ceiling light, plumbed in towel rail, pedestal wash hand basin , WC, panel enclosed bath with shower, Airing cupboard housing solar hot water tank

Oak Staircase to second landing with front sash and rear side opening windows, ceiling light, smoke alarm, radiator, side hatch into roof space with water tank, ceiling hatch to roof space. The view from this landing is of Ludlow Castle, Mortimer Forest and Whitcliffe.

Library 18'7 x 14'6 (5.66m x 4.42m)

Front aspect secondary double-glazed sash window, Clearview Pioneer 400 wood burning stove on stone hearth, ceiling lights, coving, double radiator and TV point. Full fitted book shelves on end walls.

Office / Study 15'7 x 14'9 (4.75m x 4.50m)

Front aspect sash window, small rear aspect window. Cupboard with an old oak wooden door, ceiling light, radiator.

All Smoke Alarms are wired in


Rear porch with outside light.

There is a patio area bordered by a stone/brick wall with steps leading to a pathway and the rest of the garden which is walled. There are two garden stores at the side of the patio area. The garden has numerous mature shrubs, spring bulbs, vegetable garden and a Mulberry Tree dating back to perhaps the 17th century, which produces a delicious crop of fruit.


The property has been used in the past for a bed and breakfast business and office accommodation.

Directions: From the Ludlow Office on Broad Street, walk up the hill towards the Butter Cross then take a right into King Street then a left turn down Corve Street. Mulberry House can be found on the left hand side, No 10.

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