This mature, four bedroom semi-detached former farm cottage, with later extensions, occupies an outstanding location.
This mature, semi-detached former farm cottage, with later extensions, occupies an outstanding location in the much sought-after area of Knockin Heath, enjoying lovely open outlooks over the fields and countryside. The property is presently run as a cattery, providing boarding for up to 28 cats, offering a highly-desirable business opportunity. Please ask agents for further information.
The house itself offers well laid out accommodation, consisting Entrance Porch, Sitting Room with Inglenook fireplace, Dining Room, Kitchen, Large Utility, Downstairs Cloakroom and Side Porch. Upstairs there are two double and two single bedrooms, together with a large family bathroom. The property has the benefit of a combination of wood and UPVC double glazing, oil-fired central heating and is all set in spacious gardens extending to approximately a quarter of an acre. The property has an assortment of outbuildings consisting Timber constructed double garage, brick-built workshop, timber constructed stable together with greenhouse and other assorted garden stores. Early Inspection is recommended to appreciate the outstanding location this property offers together with the attractive business opportunity the cattery provides.
Accommodation comprising: Glazed and panelled front door leading into:
Entrance porch 4' 8" x 4' 7" (1.42m x 1.4m) With quarry tiled floor and wood framed double glazed windows overlooking the front gardens. Glazed and wooden door leads through to:
Utility room 9' 10" x 7' 10" (3m x 2.39m) With range of matching units, single sink inset to marble effect laminate work surfaces with space and plumbing for washing machine beneath, double glazed window to the side of the room. Service door gives access to:
From utility room, pine style latched door leads through to:
Kitchen 11' 10" x 9' 10" (3.61m x 3m) With range of units, stainless steel single drainer sink unit set into laminate work surfaces extending to three wall sections, with a range of cupboards and drawers under and tiled splash areas above, space for cooker with built in extractor above. Further range of eye level cupboards, space for upright fridge-freezer, plumbing and space for dishwasher. Double glazed windows overlooking gardens to the side, with a further window to the rear enjoying lovely open outlooks to the fields. From the kitchen, archway through to:
Inner hallway Gives access to staircase and leads through to:
Sitting room 14' x 11' 6" (4.27m x 3.51m) With log burner set to inglenook style fireplace with exposed brick, timbers and alcoves to either side with built in shelving. Door to under-stairs storage cupboard, french door leading to the rear gives lovely outlook over surrounding fields. From the sitting room, large archway gives access to:
Dining room 14' 10" x 10' (4.52m x 3.05m) With large built-in cupboard with pine doors, three windows to the front overlooking gardens.
From kitchen, door gives access to:
Side porch 5' 2" x 4' 2" (1.57m x 1.27m) With door leading to the garden.
From Inner Hallway, stairs give access to good sized landing area with access to roof space, from here pine doors give access to upstairs accommodation.
Bedroom one (front) 14' 10" x 10' 0" (4.52m x 3.05m) With lovely vaulted ceiling, large built-in double wardrobe set to alcove, two wood framed double glazed windows to the front, with lovely open views:
Bedroom two (rear) 13' x 11' (3.96m x 3.35m) With original cast iron fireplace with wood surround, built-in wardrobe, further loft storage area and small built in dressing area with shelf and range of recessed spotlights. Double glazed windows enjoying lovely open outlooks to the rear.
Bedroom three (front) 9' 10" x 6' 10" (3m x 2.08m) With wood framed double glazed window to the front.
Bedroom four (rear) 10' x 6' 10" (3.05m x 2.08m) With wood framed double glazed window to the rear enjoying lovely views of the open fields and countryside.
Family bathroom Fitted with white suite comprising: Large pine panel bath, fitted shower and glazed side screens, vanity wash basin and white low level flush toilet. Full tiled to all walls and ceramic tiled flooring.
Outside The property is approached off a council maintained road, through large double wooden gates onto a good sized gravel driveway leading to large turning and parking area with lawns and rockery set to one side. Timber constructed double garage and brick-built workshop to one side.
Garage 19' 6" x 16' (5.94m x 4.88m)
brick workshop 16' 0" x 8' 8" (4.88m x 2.64m)
timber stable With lighting point.
Gardens These are mainly situated to the front of the property and are extremely private and enclosed by a variety of mature fencing, with aluminium greenhouse set to one corner. Further large graveled area situated to the side of the property with raised stone and brick paved sun patio extending across the front and to the side of the property.
Cattery This is situated to the side of the property with purpose built cages consisting of 10 two cat and 10 four cat cages, with graveled pathway and further lawn area with raised flower and shrub border, all enclosed by a variety of fencing and hedging.
Adjoining this is a timber constructed office, with range of built in units and power and lighting.
Directions From Shrewsbury take the A5 towards Oswestry, continue on the Nesscliffe Bypass to the far roundabout, taking the first turning left, signposted "Knockin", continue on past the first crossroads, taking the next left turning signposted "Kinnerley" (opposite the turning for Heath Farm), after the left turning the property is situated on the left hand side.