- Detached Cottage
- In Need of Some Modernisation
- Delightful Semi-Rural Position
- Extensive Mature Gardens
- Approx. 2.5 Acre Plot
- 3 Car Garage & Off Road Parking
- No Upward Chain
- Energy Rating: F
A highly individual property occupying a TRULY DELIGHTFUL mature and extensive plot, with grounds extending to approximately 2.5 acres in total, situated in this much SOUGHT-AFTER SEMI RURAL LOCATION.
Having been in the same family ownership for fifty years, the property does require some refurbishment but offers enormous potential and occupies a simply stunning location. A viewing is strongly recommended.
Accommodation: The house stands well back from the lane on a wonderful plot and is approached via a long driveway with glorious front garden with an extensive lawn and a variety of mature trees and an abundance of rhododendrons.
The light and airy reception hall has glazed double doors and further patio doors to the rear. From the hall is the dual aspect principal bedroom with a window and double doors opening onto the garden, both of which enjoy lovely views. There is a spacious dressing room off with built-in wardrobes and an arch opening to an en-suite which has a bath, separate shower, low flush WC, pedestal wash basin and bidet.
From the reception hall a door leads into the lounge with open fire and two arches leading into the garden/sun room with full height windows and a door to the garden.
An inner lobby has stairs rising to the first floor and a cloakroom off with WC and wash basin. Off the lounge is a door into the breakfast kitchen with a range of base and wall units with a built-in cupboard and an Aga. From the kitchen there is a useful utility room/porch.
Leading off the first-floor landing are two further bedrooms and a family bathroom having a bath, low flush WC, pedestal wash basin and a built-in cupboard. There is also a useful store room with a window out to the side.
Outside the driveway extends to a gravelled drive to the rear of the property which has space to accommodate numerous vehicles and also gives access to the L shaped garage which provides parking for three cars and has an adjoining log store.
To the rear of the property there is a further garden, again with an abundance of rhododendrons, and the garden opens up to a wooded copse which extends to some distance.
Don't miss out on this rare opportunity, Contact John German Estate Agents in Stafford today to arrange a viewing.
Location: The property is situated within Shropshire yet lies on the Shropshire Staffordshire borders and is surrounded by some wonderful countryside. At the same time the property is ideally placed for commuting and everyday living, with the county town of Stafford being approximately 15.5 miles away with a wide range of amenities including a mainline intercity railway where there are regular Virgin services to London Euston and taking approximately 1 hour 20 minutes. Junction 14 of the M6 provides direct access into the national motorway network and M6 toll. The thriving and classic village of Eccleshall is approximately 8.5 miles, Market Drayton 5 miles, Telford 25 miles, Newcastle Under Lyme 10 miles, Birmingham 45 miles and Manchester 54 miles.
Directions: From Stafford town centre take Eccleshall Road and continue around junction 14 M6 island, passing through Great Bridgford and into the village of Eccleshall. Continue at the first mini island approaching Eccleshall centre, bear right at the second mini island and then take the first exit on the left at the next mini island and continue through Eccleshall High Street. Follow the road passing through Croxton and to the island within Loggerheads. Turn right onto Newcastle Road and continue out of Loggerheads and take the first turning on the left hand side into Muckleswood Lane.
Agents Note: The original part of the property dates back to approximately 1840's, and there have been extensions and improvements many years ago, but we cannot confirm the availability of any relevant documentation.
Local Authority/Tax Band: Newcastle under Lyme Borough Council. Tax Band G
Tenure: Freehold (purchasers are advised to satisfy themselves as to the tenure via their legal representative).
Services: Mains water, drainage, electricity and gas are believed to be connected to the property. There is currently no internet connection. Purchasers are advised to satisfy themselves as to their suitability.
Useful Websites: www.environment-agency.co.uk
Our Ref: JGA/16052019
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