Market Drayton 6m | Newport 8m | Telford 13m | Shrewsbury 16m | Stafford 19m | Birmingham 41m
The Bembows is situated on the edge of the village of Childs Ercall with unspoilt views towards the beautiful Shropshire hills, the Wrekin and far reaching countryside. The property is adjacent to a small livery yard with a manege that may appeal to those wishing to have a horse or pony nearby. The village has an active community and village hall. While further local amenities can be found in the nearby village of Hinstock which has a well-regarded primary school, post office and shop. The nearby market towns of Newport and Market Drayton have a variety of independent shops, supermarkets and leisure facilities.
Stafford train station (19miles) provides regular trains to London Euston within 1hr 20mins, plus Telford station provides regular services to Birmingham & Manchester; while the A41 is a commuter link to the A5, M54 and M6 to Midland conurbations. International airports include Manchester, East Midlands and Birmingham.
Further schools in the area include Shrewsbury School and High School, Stafford and Newport Grammars. There is a bus service from the village running to Wrekin College School. Leisure pursuits are excellent including a top class golf course at Hawkstone Park Golf Course, as well as Market Drayton Golf Course. There are also numerous opportunities in the region for walking, fishing and cycling.
The Bembows is a detached period farmhouse, occupying a delightful & convenient location on the edge of the village of Childs Ercall, North Shropshire. The house has been extended and refurbished to provide excellent modern family accommodation with a spacious part walled garden in all about 0.45 of an acre. The vendors report the house has been recently re-roofed, there are new electrics, new radiators, partial new windows & a new boiler has been recently installed.
The nearby livery yard does provide an ideal opportunity to pursue equestrian interests and have the horses/ ponies stabled within walking distance.
The accommodation in brief comprises:
There is a Porch form the parking sweep that accesses an outhouse Lobby & Store Room (the Old Dairy); the former front entrance Porch accesses a spacious front Entrance Hall, this runs through the heart of the ground floor & accesses:
Breakfast Kitchen with a 4 oven, twin hob oil fired Aga, base and wall mounted timber units, granite work surfaces, integrated dishwasher, sink, tiled floor, exposed beams, door through to
Conservatory with underfloor heating, tiled floor, store cupboard, French doors to patio and single door to Gardens.
Utility, off Kitchen, with tiled floor, base units, sink, space and plumbing for washing / drying machines, back entrance door to patio / gardens, loft storage hatch, boiler room off.
Dining Room with window to side gardens, store cupboard, exposed ceiling timbers.
Lounge with wooden parquet flooring, feature open fireplace, dual aspect windows, French doors to brick paved Patio and Gardens.
Snug with LPG fire, window & exposed timbers.
Gym, with external doorway, window, previously used as an Office.
Stairs to first floor via a half landing with a WC off. The spacious first floor landing would make an ideal Study or sitting area.
The landing accesses 4 double Bedrooms, many of which provide the opportunity to enjoy the wonderful views on offer.
Family Bathroom with twin sink, WC, heated towel rail, Bath & airing cupboard.
Wet Room, fully tiled Shower Room & wash basin.
The Master Bedroom suite is on the second floor and comprises a spacious double bedroom with exposed ceiling timbers, glorious views, a walk in Dressing Room and an en-suite Shower Room.
There is further attic storage available from the 2nd floor.
The property is entered off Bembows Close through double electric gates into a stoned forecourt parking sweep for multiple cars, with a brick perimeter wall. There is a wicket fence gate, with a block paved pathway leading to the house.
Largely laid to lawn, surrounding the house to three sides, with some fruit trees & patio areas ideal for outside entertaining. The garden is well enclosed by part brick walling and part perimeter hedging, providing wonderful private space for individuals to use as they choose.
There is one timber garden sheds housing the oil boiler and with storage space, there are three brick outhouses providing further storage options to the property & an outside toilet.
Exit A41 on to Hatton Road, at the Four Crosses public house. The village is sign posted as Childs Ercall. Follow the road until entering the village. Continue on Village Road, heading out of the village and Bembows Close will be on your right hand side.
Mains electricity, water, private drainage via cess pit.
Oil central heating.
Double glazing throughout.
EPC - E
Viewing: Strictly by prior appointment with the sole agents Jackson Equestrian on 01743709249
JACKSON PROPERTY for themselves and the vendors of the property, whose agents they are, give notice that these particulars, although believed to be correct, do not constitute any part of an offer of contract, that all statements contained in these particulars as to this property are made without responsibility and are not to be relied upon as statements or representations of fact and that they do not make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property. An intending purchaser must satisfy himself by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each of the statements contained in these particulars. The agent has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixture, fittings or services and so cannot verify that they are in working order, or fit for their purpose, neither has the agent checked legal documents to verify the freehold/leasehold status of the property. The buyer is advised to obtain verification from their solicitor or surveyor.