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Property details

  • 4 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • 3 reception rooms


  • Entrance hallway | Utility room
  • Kitchen/breakfast room
  • Dining room
  • Sitting room | Drawing room
  • Principal bedroom with en-suite bathroom
  • Three further bedrooms
  • Two further bathrooms
  • Stabling | Garaging
  • Grounds and paddocks extending to approximately 3.8 acres
  • EPC rating E

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The property
The Old Shop is a sizeable four bedroom property surrounded by the beautiful north Shropshire countryside. The property offers interesting and flexible accommodation over two floors with the ability to extend further to the rear if required and subject to the necessary permissions. Many of the rooms have superb views over the surrounding countryside and landscaped gardens in the foreground.

The property is orientated around a South East aspect, with the large country kitchen breakfast room and a dining room with french doors to the terrace. A handsome drawing room with log burning stove links the reception spaces together, providing an excellent flow. A utility room and downstairs shower room complete the ground floor accommodation.

Four bedrooms are found to the first floor, most notable being the principal with large en suite bathroom, fitted wardrobes and balcony nearby. The family bathroom is accessed of a generous central landing.

Situated three miles from the historic North Shropshire market town of Ellesmere, The Old Shop is surrounded by beautiful rural countryside, however is convenient for access to major cities, towns and road links. Being surrounded by wonderful countryside means that there are a number of outdoor sporting and leisure pursuits including walking, golf and horse riding. The Shropshire Sailing Club is also located nearby and Criftins is a well reputed equestrian area.

The traditional market town of Ellesmere offers a wealth of independent shops, cafes, a delicatessen, butchers, pubs and restaurants, there is also a Tesco supermarket and weekly town market. The town is also known for its canals and beautiful mere which is home to an assortment of wildlife.

There are a number of well-reputed educational facilities in the area including Packwood Haugh, Moreton Hall, Lakelands, Oswestry School, Shrewsbury School and Ellesmere College.

Criftins is ideal for the commuter, the bustling town of Shrewsbury and the historic City of Chester are both easily accessible. Rail connections can be found at Wem, Gobowen, Shrewsbury and Whitchurch offering services to Chester, Manchester, Liverpool, Birmingham Crewe and London Euston. International travellers can fly from Birmingham, Liverpool and Manchester.

Extending to nearly four acres, the ground is split into three primary areas – formal gardens, pasture to the south west and a separate paddock across the road to the east. A range of outbuildings include stabling, garaging, a tack room and general garden stores.

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Local Amenities

  • Gobowen 3.9 miles
  • Ruabon 4.9 miles
  • Criftins CofE Primary School 0.3 miles
  • Ellesmere Primary School 1.8 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Gobowen 3.9 miles
  • Ruabon 4.9 miles
  • Criftins CofE Primary School 0.3 miles
  • Ellesmere Primary School 1.8 miles

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  • £339,364
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  • -£2,156
  • (-0.631%)
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13th Sep 2020 £550,000 First listed

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