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Whitton Chase is a beautiful period home with a wealth of character. The house dates back to the 1800's and was the former rectory to Whitton Church. The architect who designed the house was William Shearbourn of Dorking. Approached through a gated entrance with a sweeping driveway through its stunning grounds, the property is situated well within its plot surrounded by superbly landscaped gardens.

Entering the property to the rear there is a long spacious hall way, with a utility room with built-in storage units and a Belfast sink and a large storage room adjacent, also adjacent to this is a downstairs WC. Following through the hallway there is a sitting room benefitting from French doors, sash windows and a Clearview wood burning stove, also with built-in bookcases. Adjacent is the kitchen/breakfast room, with its high ceilings and built-in units the room offers plentiful storage and space. The kitchen benefits from an AGA in an inglenook area, integrated appliances and a Belfast sink. There is also a pantry alongside. Up some steps you are greeted with the drawing room and dining room. Both offering a wealth of character with period features such as especially high ceilings and double aspect sash bay windows which overlook the beautifully landscaped garden.

The first floor offers two bedrooms serviced by two separate family bathrooms, the second floor has the master bedroom serviced by an en-suite bathroom and a further bedroom, both benefitting from built-in wardrobes. There are two further bedrooms, also with built-in storage and also an office, which could be used as an additional bedroom. All of the bedrooms are of superb sizing and could have many potential uses if numerous bedrooms are not required.

The property also benefits from a large cellar with plentiful storage accessed from the ground floor.

The Coach House A separate annexe is close by, The Coach House offers its own garaging and superb accommodation. The ground floor offers a kitchen/breakfast room, sitting room, a dining room and a downstairs WC. The first floor offers two bedrooms serviced by a family bathroom.

The Coach House has a number of uses, including annexe to the main house for multi-generational living or as an income stream by way of assured shorthold tenancy or holiday let. (Subject to necessary consents)

The annexe would benefit from updating and modernisation.

This property has 5.76 acres of land.

Outside

Whitton Chase is situated within 6 acres of superb grounds and gardens. The front door opens to a large terrace area, ideal for seasonal alfresco dining with the sun reaching it almost all day. This overlooks the idyllic lawn area which is well stocked with herbaceous borders and neat hedging. The property also benefits from two large fenced paddocks.

Situation

Located in scenic south Shropshire countryside between Ludlow and Tenbury Wells, the hamlet of Whitton is a sought-after spot. The market town of Tenbury Wells and the thriving medieval market town of Ludlow both offer independent shops including butchers, bakeries, delicatessens, clothes shops, ironmongers, gift shops, book shops, antique and craft shops, and also boasting an active market place as well as mainstream supermarkets.

The area boasts a number of state primary and secondary schools including Burford C of E Primary School and Tenbury High Ormiston Academy, as well as noteworthy independent schools including St. Michael’s College, Moor Park, Lucton and Abberley Hall.

Ludlow is on the main train line Cardiff to Manchester with good connections to Birmingham

Directions

From Ludlow, head towards Sheet Road roundabout take the second exit carrying on to Sheet Road, after 2.5 miles turn left at the junction, proceed through Caynham for 1.6 miles and turn right, follow the road and take the first right turn, carry on through Whitton for 1.5 miles and Whitton Chase is on your left hand side with a bricked wall entrance.

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Other features

  • Sitting room, dining room, drawing room
  • Kitchen/breakfast room
  • Utility, cloakroom
  • Master bedroom (en-suite)
  • A further 6 bedrooms
  • The Coach House: 2 Bedrooms
  • Garaging
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Paddocks
  • About 5.76 acres
  • EPC: F

Other details

  • Floorplan
  • Map & Street View
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Ref: LUD020182

Whitton Ludlow Shropshire SY8

Guide Price
£875,000

Ref: LUD020182

Whitton Ludlow Shropshire SY8

Guide Price
£875,000