Shrewsbury Street, Prees, SY13

£250,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
Halls are excited to offer for sale this period home that has been in the same family for 150 years. This former Post Office, stands in the heart of the village, and whilst it needs updating, it has 4-5 bedrooms, many character features and a large rear garden with outbuildings. The property needs to be viewed to fully appreciate what is on offer here.

DESRIPTION

A 4-5 bedroom Grade II listed period village property, requiring updating, and having many architectural features still in place. Early viewing is advised.

LOCATION

The property is conveniently located in the popular village of Prees which benefits from a village convenience store/post office, newsagents, a doctor's surgery, hairdressers, excellent recreational facilities, church and a well respected primary school. Press also has a railway station approximately one mile away with main line links to Shrewsbury and Crewe.

GROUND FLOOR

DINING ROOM

14'3 x 13'1 (4.34m x 3.99m)

Original period entrance door, window to the front, double radiator, recessed shelving, door to the breakfast kitchen, open plan with exposed timber wall beams to the;

LOUNGE

14'9 x 13'10 min (4.50m x 4.22m min)

Window to the front, brick surround to open fireplace, double radiator, inner window to the kitchen.

BREAKFAST KITCHEN

12'7 x 11'9 (3.84m x 3.58m)

Fitted with a stainless steel sink inset into work surfaces, a nd having a range of base and wall cupboards, tiled flooring, range cooker that can be used as a secondary source of heating, floor mounted oil fired heating boiler, window to the rear, folding door to the pantry that has shelving and a window to the rear, door to the rear hallway.

REAR HALLWAY

Door to the rear garden, timber stairs to a part galleried landing, tiled flooring, door to the bathroom, door to the;

CLOAKROOM

Fitted with a low level WC, wash basin, radiator, tiled flooring, window to the rear.

BATHROOM/UTILITY

Door to the rear garden, window to the rear, fitted bath, plumbing for a washing machine, built-in range of storage cupboards, door to the;

FORMER POST OFFICE

15'0 x 12'0 overall (4.57m x 3.66m overall)

Having a window and external door to the front, solid fuel heater, quarry tiled flooring, cupboard housing the original safe (empty for many years!) ceiling beams.

FIRST FLOOR

LANDING

Part galleried landing previously used as a study area with double glazed window to the rear, timber flooring, step up to bedrooms, radiator, inset wall timbers, stairs to the attic floor.

BEDROOM ONE

15'5 x 13'9 (4.70m x 4.19m)

Period window to the front, radiator.

BEDROOM TWO

13'9 x 12'5 (4.19m x 3.78m)

Period window to the front, decorative cast fireplace surround, two radiators, ceiling beams.

BEDROOM THREE

15'9 x 11'10 (4.80m x 3.61m)

Period window to the front, further window to the rear, inset wall timbers and ceiling beams, stone fireplace, timber floor, radiator.

BATHROOM

10'6 max x 9'3 max (3.20m max x 2.82m max)

Fitted with a 'P' shaped panelled bath, having a fitted electric shower over and glass splash screen, wash basin with mixer tap, tiled splash backs, fitted wall heater, range of built-in linen cupboards, timber floor, double glazed window to the rear.

WC

Fitted with a WC, wash basin, and window to the rear.

SECOND FLOOR

LANDING

Stairs from the first floor, windows to the front and rear, timber flooring. This room has been measured to the purlin's and there is a reasonable floor area with diminishing height.

ROOM ONE

11'5 x 7'10 to Purlins (3.48m x 2.39m to Purlins)

Window to the front and side, timber flooring, exposed roof and wall timbers. This room has been measured to the purlin's and there is a reasonable floor area with diminishing height.

ROOM TWO

13'10 x 7'10 to purlins (4.22m x 2.39m to purlins)

Window to the front, timber floor, exposed roof timbers. This room has been measured to the purlin's and there is a reasonable floor area with diminishing height.

OUTSIDE REAR GARDEN

To the rear of the property is a good size garden that comprises a large paved seating area with flower and shrub borders, and beyond that is a good size lawn area which is not directly overlooked. A path leads to the outbuildings to the side.

WORKSHOP ONE

18'0 x 12'0 approx (5.49m x 3.66m appro x)

Windows and door to the garden, open doorway to workshop two.

WORKSHOP TWO

26'5 x 13'0 approx (8.05m x 3.96m appro x)

Windows to the side, door to the rear garden.

TIMBER STORE

Requiring a certain amount of maintenance.

DIRECTIONS

From Whitchurch proceed south on the A41. At Prees Heath roundabout bear right on to the A49 and after approximately 2 miles turn right in to the village of Prees. Continue into the main street and the property will be found on the right hand side.

COUNCIL TAX

The property is currently listed as a Band 'C' on the Council Tax Register with £1,535.67 payable in the current year 2019-20. For confirmation of these figures and any other Council Tax questions, together with details from the planning office contact Shropshire Council on 0345 678 9002.

SERVICES

Mains water, electricity and drainage are understood to be connected. None of these services have been tested.

TENURE

We understand that the property is Freehold although purchasers must make their own enquiries via their solicitor.

VIEWING ARRANGEMENTS

Strictly through the Agents: Halls, 8 Watergate Street, Whitchurch, SY13 1DW Telephone 01948 663230

You can also find Halls properties at Rightmove and Onthemarket.com

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AGENTS NOTE

We will require evidence of a purchasers ability to proceed before a sale is formally agreed.

The successful purchaser will also be required to produce adequate identification to prove their identity within the terms of the Money Laundering Regulations (MLR which came into force 26th June 2017). Appropriate examples: Passport and /or Photographic Driving Licence and a recent utility bill showing your current address details and proof of residence.

Halls Holdings Ltd and any joint agents for themselves, and for the Vendor of the property whose Agents they are, give notice that: (i) These particulars are produced in good faith, are set out as a general guide only and do not constitute any part of a contract (ii) No person in the employment of or any agent of or consultant to Halls Holdings has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property (iii) Measurements, areas and distances are approximate, Floor plans and photographs are for guidance purposes only (photographs are taken with a wide angled / zoom lenses) and dimensions shapes and precise locations may differ (iv) It must not be assumed that the property has all the required planning or building regulation consents. Halls Holdings Ltd, Halls Holdings House, Bowmen Way, Battlefield, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY4 3DR. Registered in England 06597073.

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