Offers around £575,000


Lythwood Road, Bayston Hill, SHREWSBURY


A rare opportunity to purchase a stunning individually designed 3 bedroom detached property in need of renovation but with huge potential to create a beautiful home set within large, mature gardens.

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  • 2 well proportioned reception rooms
  • 3 good sized bedrooms
  • Large bathroom
  • Outdoor pool and pool house
  • Master bedroom with balcony
  • Large grounds extending to approx 0.8 acre
  • Potential for further development subject to Planning Permission

Council Tax Band:

Band E

Local Authority:

Shropshire Council


Mains water, drainage, electricity and gas. Heating via gas fired central heating


Strictly by appointment with Harfitts

"Whitegates" .is a stunning individually designed property with lovely proportions on a good sized plot (extending in all to around 0.8 acre) in need of renovation but with huge potential to become a beautiful family home. 
The property is entered either through the utility at the rear of the property or via the garden room to the front.
The garden room being of flat roof construction is fully glazed to three sides overlooks the garden area and leads through into the inner hallway.  Either side of the hallway sit the reception rooms.  Both rooms are of good proportions.
The living room is very spacious having windows to three sides and sliding French doors which lead to the garden, open fireplace with brick surround and tiled hearth and shelving to a small alcove area.
The dining room to the opposite side of the property is also a lovely size with picture windows giving lots of light with large window seat and open fireplace.
Doorway to the study/home office with fitted cupboards, desk area and plentiful shelving.  Windows to the side and rear.
To the rear of the property from the hallway is the kitchen/breakfast room which comprises a range of base and wall units with contrasting worktop over, double bowl sink with double drainer, mixer tap, cooker with extractor hood and space for washing machine and fridge and useful pantry store.
The large utility which can be reached from the kitchen and study includes a single sink and drainer with cupboard storage below, downstairs toilet and shelving units with Perspex roofing giving access to the attached garages and front and rear garden areas.
Stairs lead from the hallway to the first floor.
The master bedroom is a lovely large room with fitted wardrobes across the full width of the room.  French doors lead onto the balcony protected by wrought iron railings.  A lovely spot for a morning coffee overlooking the grounds.  Wrought iron spiral staircase to the garden.
Bedroom 2 to the other side of the property is also a generous size with enough space to instal an en suite.  Fitted wardrobes and sink.
Bedroom 3 is a single room to the rear of the property with window to the side.
The nice sized bathroom comprises a white suite with WC, wash hand basin and sunken bath with separate shower cubicle, fully tiled walls and storage cupboards.
Separate WC.
"Whitegates" is located in the large village of Bayston Hill 3 miles south of Shrewsbury on Lythwood Road via the A49 Hereford Road from Shrewsbury towards Church Stretton.
The property is approached along a small hedge-lined private driveway through double white gates.
Whitegates is encompassed on all sides by the large grounds which extends to around 0.8 acre which potential for further landscaping or development are divided into several areas and are laid mainly to lawn with mature shrubs, hedging and a variety of small trees and a large pond.
Tucked away in a private area of the grounds lies the outdoor swimming pool with crazy paved surround, poolhouse and beautiful pagoda which could make a wonderful place for family fun.
To one corner of the main lawn is a large timber summerhouse with tiled roof along with a number of other sheds and stores which are dotted around.
The property benefits from several large garages which are constructed from a variety of materials.  One benefitting from an inspection pit perfect for those motor enthusiasts.
The Local Area
The property is within convenient walking distance of amenities within Bayston Hill including a local supermarket, primary school, public houses and several takeaways.  Nearby bus routes provide access to Shrewsbury town centre and the surrounding area.
The larger towns of Shrewsbury and Telford are only a few miles drive away, whilst the nearby A5 allows access to the M54 for routes towards Birmingham and the M6.  Rail links are directly from Shrewsbury Station to Crewe and Manchester to the north, and Shrewsbury, Birmingham and London to the south.
Council Tax Band
Local Authority
Shropshire Council
Mains water, drainage, electricity and gas. Heating via gas fired central heating
Strictly by appointment with Harfitts
We understand the property is Freehold, although purchasers are advised to confirm details with their solicitor
All measurements are approximate and are for identification purposes only
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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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