Offers Around £399,000

The Oaks

The Oaks, Aston Road, Wem


The Oaks is a spacious detached 4-bedroom house with elegant Georgian-style construction, situated on the edge of the popular market town of Wem.  

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  • Detached Georgian-style house
  • 4 bedrooms
  • Entrance hall
  • Reception room
  • Dining room
  • Separate study
  • Large modern fitted kitchen with walk-in larder
  • Cloakroom
  • Utility room
  • En suite
  • Large family bathroom
  • Conservatory
  • Mature front and rear gardens
  • Double garage
  • Driveway parking

Council Tax Band:

Band F

Local Authority:

Shropshire Council


Mains water, drainage, gas and electricity


Strictly by appointment with Harfitts

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The Property

The Oaks is a spacious detached 4-bedroom house with elegant Georgian-style construction, situated on the edge of the popular market town of Wem. 

The property is entered under an open porch flanked by two pillars, through a uPVC double glazed entrance door with glazed side panels into the entrance hallway (14’5” x 3’5”) which has ceiling and wall lights and ceiling coving.

The spacious living room (20’5” x 14’) has a uPVC double glazed window to the front and a uPVC double glazed sliding window to the rear. There is a feature fireplace with inset living flame coal-effect gas fire and marble inset and hearth. TV points for Freeview and FreeSat plus BT telephone point.

From the living room, double doors lead off to the dining room (13’7” x 12’4”). It is also accessed via glazed double doors from the hall, and a single door from the kitchen. Doors from the dining room lead to the Conservatory (12’3” x 10’3”), which is built off dwarf brick walls and uPVC double glazed all around. The roof is of polycarbonate material, and there is ceramic tiling to the floor. 

The large modern kitchen (16’2” x 11’6”) is fitted with a comprehensive range of wall and base oak units. The kitchen has an electric hob and a high-level double oven. There is a breakfast bar, two-bowl stainless steel sink unit, integral fridge and dishwasher. A BT telephone point is included together with connection to Freeview TV. The kitchen has a walk-in larder.  

The study (8’9” x 8’7”) has a front aspect uPVC double glazed window. It is fitted with a comprehensive range of book shelves and a BT telephone point.

The utility room also has a front aspect uPVC double glazed window, It is fitted with wall and base units with contrasting work surfaces, a stainless steel sink unit, a freezer and a washing machine. The wall-mounted boiler is located here. A uPVC door provides side access to the house. The downstairs cloakroom has a WC, hand wash basin and vanity unit. 

Stairs from the front hallway lead to the first floor landing where there is a storage cupboard. Access to the loft is also from the landing. From here, doors lead off to:

- the master bedroom (14’3” x 13’9”) , which has a walk-in wardrobe with four fitted wardrobes. BT telephone point and Freeview connection are also provided. The en-suite shower room to the master bedroom is fitted with a 4-piece suite comprising shower cubicle with electric shower, Jack and Jill hand wash basins with vanity units, a WC and a bidet.

- Bedroom 2 (12’2” x 11’9”) with its rear aspect uPVC double glazed window and fitted double wardrobe; Freeview connection provided. 

- Bedroom 3 (14’7” x 8’10”) and Bedroom 4 (9’7” x 8’8”), each with a front-facing double glazed window and a fitted double wardrobe; Bedroom 4 has a BT telephone point.   

- the large family bathroom (11’9” x 9’8”), which is fitted with a 5-piece suite comprising bath, separate shower cubicle, hand wash basin, bidet and WC. The large mirrored airing cupboard houses the lagged hot water storage tank.


The Oaks is approached along a private lane off Aston Road and over a tarmacadam drive. There is ample parking on the drive, apart from the double garage with up-and-over doors, fitted storage units, workbench plus vice, and door to the rear aspect.  

The front garden is mainly laid to lawn with mature shrubs and trees, bounded by iron railings, wooden fencing and hedges.

The private enclosed rear garden is also laid to lawn, with flowerbeds to the borders, and a large patio covered with concrete slabs. There are raised flowerbeds and a wooden garden shed. The rear garden is bounded by hedges and wooden fencing all round.

The Local Area

The Oaks is situated on the confines of the town of Wem, which has a thriving community with a village supermarket/post office, newsagents, a doctor's surgery, hairdressers, churches, a good selection of pubs and eateries, and a school, as well as many independent shops.

The larger towns of Shrewsbury and Whitchurch, with a comprehensive range of facilities and amenities, are also only a few miles drive away, and there are rail links directly from Wem Station to Crewe to the north, and Shrewsbury, Birmingham and London to the south.

Council Tax Band


Local Authority

Shropshire Council


Mains water, drainage, gas and electricity. Gas fired central heating.


All measurements are approximate and are for identification purposes only


Strictly by appointment with Harfitts


We understand the property is Freehold, although purchasers are advised to confirm details with their solicitor


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Agent’s Notes

Harfitts for themselves and for the vendors or lessors of this property, whose Agents they are, give notice that:

These particulars are produced in good faith, and are set out as a general guide and do not constitute any part of an offer or contract.

No person in the employment of Harfitts has any authority to make or give any representations or warranty whatever in relation to this property.

Harfitts take many precautions to ensure that the sale particulars are drafted accurately and that information is verified by the owners, who have checked these details and declare them true and accurate.

All measurements are approximate and are for identification purposes only.

Electrical and other appliances mentioned in these particulars have not been tested by Harfitts. Therefore prospective purchasers must satisfy themselves as to their working order.

Harfitts is a trading name of Paul F. Harfitt & Co.

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