ID: #JJD994
Type: Detached House
Category: Residential For Sale
Location: Whittington
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: 3
Area: 118m2

Spacious character property with a wealth of period features situated in a quiet rural residential hamlet.

LOCATION    the property occupies a quiet rural position in Hindford a small traditional hamlet approximately 2 miles from the village of Whittington; having excellent local facilities including post office, village shop, hairdressers ancient moated castle, church, two public houses.  The village is convenient for travelling to  Oswestry (3 miles) with a regular local bus service,  Shrewsbury (18 miles),  Wrexham (14 miles), Chester.  There is also a main line railway station at Gobowen (3 miles).

THE PROPERTY    constructed in the late 1800s Hindford Cottage was once the home of the manager of the Valve House which is situated adjacent to the property. Hindford Cottage now provides an attractive home retaining a wealth of original features, oil fired central heating and is briefly described as follows:

COVERED PORCH  with original front door.

RECEPTION HALL  3.6m x 1.5m having stairs to first floor with under-stairs cupboard, radiator, quarry tile floor.

SITTING ROOM (Fr)  5m x 4.25m having bay window, dual aspect, original sandstone fireplace with open fire and oak mantle piece, recessed cupboard, 2 radiators, wood block floor.   

DINING ROOM (Rr)  4.2m x 3.9m having brick fireplace, dual aspect, radiator, quarry tile floor.

BREAKFAST KITCHEN (Rr)  3.9m x 3.2m modern fitted kitchen comprising stainless steel sink unit with   mixer tap, matching wall and base units with worktops, walk in pantry,  plumbing for dishwasher, radiator, ceramic tile floor.

UTILITY    5.8m x 2.6m having plumbing for washing machine, toilet, boiler, external   door, blue brick floor.

FIRST FLOOR  galleried landing with fitted carpet.

BEDROOM 1  4.3m x 4.2m having radiator, fitted carpet.

BEDROOM 2    4.2m x 3.95m having radiator, fitted carpet.

BEDROOM 3  3.2m x 2.4m having radiator, fitted carpet.

LINEN CUPBOARD  2.4m x 0.88m

BATHROOM  with white suite comprising low level w.c., bath, vanity wash hand basin,   cylinder cupboard, radiator, fitted carpet.

NOTE  The property is accessed via a shared right of way serving the adjacent Valve House which is owned by British United Utilities – Not included in the sale.

The Valve House is only a handful of properties built for Liverpool City Corporation as a Walkmans Cottage circa 1889, which help supply water from Lake Vyrnwy to Liverpool. It is still in use as a Valve House.

OUTSIDE    The property is an impressive detached house accessed over a gravelled   driveway which leadings to the detached concrete garage. The side and rear gardens are principally laid to lawn. Enclosed private brick walled and floored yard.

DIRECTIONS  From Oswestry proceed through the village of Whittington, passing the   primary school to the right hand side, upon reaching the T junction turn left. Turn right after The Boote Inn onto Ellesmere road and proceed out of the village then take your next left sign posted Hindford and continue down the lane and the property will be found on your left before entering the village.

TENURE                FREEHOLD with Vacant Possession upon Completion 


WEBSITES  www.jjdell.co.uk      www.OnTheMarket.com      www.rightmove.co.uk    

LOCAL AUTHORITY  Shropshire Council, Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury.

EPC RATING LINK  www.epcregister.com    

Register number: 8995-7724-3890-2561-8926   

AGENT’S NOTES  All measurements set out in these details are approximate.

  The mention of any services and/or appliances within these sales particulars does not imply they are in full and efficient working order as they have not been tested.

  The Agents have endeavoured to produce accurate and reliable sales details.   However, if  there is any point which is of  particular importance to you, especially if travelling some distance to view, kindly contact our Office and we shall be pleased to check the

  information for you. 

General amenities

  • Central Heating
  • Freehold
  • No Chain