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SOLD: Chemistry House, Whitchurch, Shropshire [Ref:0107]

Price: £220,000
Status: SOLD Tuesday, 28 March 2017 18:04


**SOLD**    This is a unique property; you won't find another like it in Whitchurch. Secondly, it has a fabulous location abutting the tow path to the Shropshire Union Canal and lastly, it is offered with no onward chain, so you will not be stuck waiting for someone to vacate if you are in a hurry.


Undoubtedly, this property is a real gem. The location is spot on. It's next to a hump backed bridge, which has views over the Whitchurch Arm of the Shropshire Union Canal. And yes, it gets better..... the side garden not only has similar views from its raised deck, but it also has steps leading down to the canal tow path. From here, there is a possible full mooring, subject to a successful application to the Whitchurch Waterways Trust.
What's more, from here, you can easily stroll into town by cutting through Greenfields Nature Reserve (ideal, if you have a dog) and for those travelling by car, there is swift access to the bypass. Fast road links provide access into Cheshire, Shropshire and North Wales.


An inspection of the cottage itself will reveal compact, yet evenly proportioned rooms and most of the internal doors have been replaced to replicate what would have been the original ones, complete with iron latches and hinges.

There is a comfortable lounge, a functional kitchen, a most useful conservatory addition at the rear and a downstairs shower room.

Upstairs, both bedrooms are 'doubles' and there is a family bathroom.

Outside, the well stocked side garden has steps down to the canal frontage and there is a recently constructed timber summerhouse which is a lovely place in which to sit and relax during windy/rainy weather.

Make no bones about it, this is a very special home - blink and you may miss it.

Call AJ Reid on 01948 665566 to book your viewing - NOW!


Entrance Lobby
5' 3'' x 4' 1'' (1.60m x 1.24m) Front facing uPVC double glazed window.

Sitting Room
13' 7'' x 11' 11'' (4.14m x 3.63m) Brick fireplace incorporating ‘Yotel’ gas stove, front facing uPVC double glazed bay window, beamed ceiling and double radiator.

12' 3'' x 7' 11'' (3.73m x 2.41m) Stainless steel sink and drainer with plumbing for washer below, further base units with storage below, free-standing electric cooker with illuminated extractor hood above, beamed ceiling, side facing uPVC double glazed window, part tiled walls, double radiator and double glazed sliding doors leading into the conservatory.

Utility Area
3' 10'' x 3' 9'' (1.17m x 1.14m) Plumbing for automatic washing machine and folding doors leading to:-

Shower Room
6' 2'' x 3' 6'' (1.88m x 1.07m) White suite comprising wash hand basin, close coupled WC and separate fully tiled shower cubicle with an electric shower unit. Side facing uPVC double glazed window, tiled floor with under floor heating and fully tiled walls.

14' 9'' x 8' 7'' (4.49m x 2.61m) uPVC double glazed doors and side panel. Double radiator.


Side facing uPVC double glazed window and access to loft.

Bedroom 1
11' 11'' x 10' 10'' (3.63m x 3.30m) Front facing uPVC double glazed window, cast iron fireplace with open grate and radiator.

Bedroom 2
13' 0'' x 7' 11'' (3.96m x 2.41m) Rear facing uPVC double glazed window, radiator and storage cupboard over stairs.

8' 0'' x 6' 9'' (2.44m x 2.06m) White suite comprising panelled bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled WC. Part tiled and part timber panelled walls, laminate wood strip floor, radiator and airing cupboard with slatted linen shelves.


Gravel driveway with off road car parking space. Easily managed gravelled front garden with wrought iron gates. To the side and rear of the cottage there is a well stocked garden with borders having a variety of flowers, bushes and shrubs. Large timber summerhouse (with porthole windows and light!) and timber deck with views over the canal. There is a further concrete patio/seating area with steps leading down onto the canal towpath.

Mains water, gas, electricity and drainage.

Central Heating
Combination gas fired boiler supplies the radiators and the domestic hot water.


Website: AJ Reid Estate Agents

AJ Reid
23 Green End
SY13 1AD

Tel: 01948 665566

Email: [email protected]

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