A handsome detached 6 bedroom family home in a sought-after village location
The Gables is a beautiful stone-built property offering almost 5,800 sq. ft. of flexible accommodation. The house has been configured to provide a wonderful family living and entertaining space, with retained period features including sash windows, some with original shuttering, high ceilings with fine cornicing and some original fireplaces. The welcoming hall gives access to a large 26 ft. drawing room with cast iron open fire, a spacious sitting room with fireplace having a wood burning stove and French doors to the garden. There is also a generous dining room with exposed beams, flagstone flooring, a further fireplace with wood burning stove and a glazed door to the front terrace. Adjacent is a cosy area with bench seating, ideal for family gatherings. Beyond this space is the superb kitchen/breakfast room which offers a range of contemporary units, an Aga, modern integrated appliances and French doors to the garden. A useful utility room completes the ground floor accommodation.
The property also benefits from large cellarage incorporating a wine cellar and boiler room. Accessible via two separate staircases, the first floor accommodation provides a spacious principal bedroom with built-in storage, a fitted dressing room and large en-suite bathroom with freestanding bath and separate shower. There is an additional double bedroom with built-in storage and modern en-suite shower room, three further well-proportioned double bedrooms, a generous study and two modern shower rooms, together with a useful storeroom and laundry room. The propertys remaining bedroom can be found on the second floor, together with a second storeroom.
Local Authority: Shropshire Services: Mains water, drainage and electricity, oil fired central heating. Council Tax: G Fixtures and Fittings: only items known as fixtures and fittings will be included in the sale. Certain items such as garden ornaments, carpets and curtains may be available by separate negotiation. Wayleaves, rights of way and easements: the property will be sold subject to and with the benefit of all wayleaves, easements and rights of way, whether mentioned in these particulars or not.
This property has 1 acres of land.
The property is approached over a gravelled driveway providing private parking for a number of vehicles. The well-maintained gardens surround the property to three aspects and are laid lawn with well-stocked flower and shrub borders, as well as an attractive pond. Numerous seating areas and generous paved terraces, offer ideal entertaining and al fresco dining areas and to sit and enjoy the delightful grounds. A further fenced area provides the opportunity to grow vegetables and seasonal fruit.
Wistanstow is an attractive village offering a good range of facilities including a community shop, church, village hall, public house, primary school and a real ale brewery. The nearby town of Craven Arms offers shops and a supermarket, while the thriving medieval market town of Ludlow offers a wealth of independent shops and also boasts an active market place as well as mainstream supermarkets.
Craven Arms train station connects to Shrewsbury, and from there to central London. The area offers a number of state primary and secondary schools including Wistanstow C of E Primary School and Church Stretton School, as well as a wide range of long-established independent schools including Bedstone College, Moor Park, Concord College and Lucton.
From Ludlow head north on the A49. Shortly after exiting Craven Arms turn left onto A489 then turn immediately right and after 0.3 mile The Gables can be found on the right-hand side.
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- 5782 sqft of stylish accomodation
- Drawing room, sitting room, dining room, study
- Kitchen/breakfast room, family room
- Boot room, utility, cloakroom, cellars
- Principal bedroom with dressing room and en-suite
- Additional bedroom with en-suite shower room
- 4 Further bedrooms and 2 shower rooms
- 2 Store rooms, laundry room
- Gardens and garage
- EPC rating G
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