A beautiful country house with delightful views offering the unique opportunity of a building plot and 2 partly completed barns with extant permission for conversion
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The property Wilcott House is a beautiful 19th century property with later Victorian extensions occupying a prominent position within the village of Wilcott. The house, which is in need of some modernisation, has an extensive range of attractive and well laid out accommodation, embracing the far reaching southerly views to the rear. Its abundance of original features including deep bay windows, exposed timbers, flagstone floors and period fireplaces, gives a fantastic ambiance throughout.
Wilcott House has a range of well-proportioned reception space to include a formal drawing room, elegant sitting room, dining room and large family kitchen/breakfast room. A sizeable boot room, cloakroom and cellar give excellent utility space.
6 bedrooms and a home office span the first and second floors, many of which enjoy superb views over the surrounding countryside.
The bedrooms are complimented by a large family bathroom, en-suite to the master bedroom and a W.C.
This property has 2 acres of land.
Gardens, grounds and outbuildings Adjacent to Wilcott House are extensive outbuildings, including a former coach house and range of barns, both with planning permission to convert into 3 separate residential units. The barns are in a partially converted state, with much of the infrastructure in place. Plan Ref. No: SA/07/1309/LB . These buildings provide a unique opportunity for conversion and benefit from similar views.
The house and outbuildings are surrounded by beautiful gardens. The grounds to the rear are most notable for their due south aspect and striking views. The property is approached via a sweeping driveway with adequate parking to the front. There are a number of mature trees within the grounds and extensive formal lawned areas. Up to 4 acres of pasture is available by separate negotiation.
Location Wilcott House is located in the hamlet of Wilcott, a short distance away from the village of Nesscliffe, which offers a selection of amenities including a primary school, post office and The Three Pigeons public house. The nearby market town of Oswestry and the historic county town of Shrewsbury are almost equidistant and provide a wide range of facilities.
There are a number of highly regarded state and private schools in the area including Packwood Haugh, Prestfelde, The Corbet, Ellesmere College, Morton Hall, Shrewsbury School and Shrewsbury Sixth Form College.
The A5 provides excellent road links to the south via Shrewsbury and Telford and to the north via Wrexham and Chester beyond. There is a train station in Shrewsbury with regular services
Directions From Shrewsbury take the A5 west towards Oswestry. At the Felton Butler roundabout take the third exit, signed to Wilcott and Nesscliffe. At the crossroads turn left to Wilcott and Pentre. Upon reaching the next crossroads turn right to Wilcott and Kinton where the entrance to Wilcott House will be found a short distance on the left, following the road bend.Read all
- Drawing room
- Dining room
- Sitting room
- Kitchen/breakfast room
- Home office
- Reception hall
- Boot room
- Master bedroom with en-suite
- 5 Further bedrooms
- Family bathroom
- Double garage
- Log store
- Range of barns
- Grounds and gardens extending to around 2 acres
- 4 acres available by separate negotiation
- EPC rating G
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