Berwick Road, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1 2LN | Property for sale | Savills
222.04 sq m
Guide price £675,000(41,123,555 EGP)

Berwick RoadShrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1 2LN

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Located approximately half a mile from Shrewsbury train station and about a mile from the town centre.
  • Wonderful views across Shrewsbury town and the Shropshire hills beyond.
  • Off road parking by way of a private gravel drive; and a private walled garden created by an award winning garden designer.
  • Shrewsbury has a number of highly regarded school including St Winefrides, Prestfelde, Shrewsbury School and Shrewsbury High School.
  • The A5 Preston Roundabout linking to the M54 and the east, is approximately 5 miles away, whilst access for the West is about 3 miles to Bicton Heath roundabout.

A beautifully updated period house, situated within walking distance of Shrewsbury town centre, with a private gravel driveway.

About this property

  • 14 Berwick Road is an absolutely beautiful house which was built in the 1880's, and underwent extensive renovation and refurbishment in 2017, by the current owners. The house is extremely inviting with a wonderful feel and offers a fabulous lifestyle. The décor compliments the house beautifully.

    The front door, featuring original stained glass, opens into the carpeted reception hall dominated by the original oak staircase. The reception hall provides access to the beautiful library which has large sash windows with café style shutters and an original working fireplace with very pretty ornate tiles. The drawing room, situated to the rear of the house has a wonderful outlook over the garden and French doors opening onto the patio along with an open fireplace.

    The modern kitchen has a wonderful exposed brick inglenook with an integrated induction hob and a separate integrated oven. There is parquet oak flooring and wooden base units with Silestone worktops and a Belfast sink. The dining room leads off the kitchen, with fitted units and views overlooking the garden. A door leads outside to an enclosed utility area and a further door opens into the garden.

    On the first floor is the principal bedroom, with large sash windows and café style shutters, with an adjacent nursery bedroom, currently used as a dressing room. There is also a family bathroom and a further double bedroom with garden views on this level. A solid oak staircase leads to the second floor where there are two further double bedrooms, both with spectacular views over Shrewsbury and the Shropshire Hills, and one with an original Victorian oculus window. The stylish family bathroom on this top floor sports a large bath with garden views and a separate walk-in glass shower.

    Outside

    14 Berwick Road has a wonderful rear walled garden which was created for the current owners by award-winning garden designer, Jane Pearson. There is a patio seating area, which may be accessed off the drawing room, or from the side of the house and a further seating area and al fresco dining area at the top of the garden near the summer house.

    Raised beds and a lavender edged pathway adds colour and substance to the beautiful garden along with a central lawn and the modern summer house which has bi-folding doors, electricity and WiFi, which feeds from the main house. There is an ornamental cherry tree, holly tree, pear tree and a BBQ area. The garden offers privacy and a wonderful lifestyle.

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To be able to walk into Shrewsbury and have such a lifestyle property is the ultimate dream.

Peter DabornProperty agent

Local information

  • Shrewsbury is the county town of Shropshire and a vibrant town, with a number of independent and high street shops. Wyle Cop, Frankwell and the square are a hive of activity with a number of pubs, restaurants, café's a cinema and an array of shops to choose from.
  • The Quarry Park, is the main recreational park in the town, encompassing 29 acres of parkland with riverside walks, a playground and cafes. There are a number of events that happen throughout the year including Shrewsbury Flower Show, concerts and charity events. Theatre Severn is another popular venue hosting events throughout the year.
  • Alongside the excellent access to the town, 14 Berwick Road has the benefit of access to the unspoilt countryside, with footpaths into the surrounding countryside.
  • The house is well placed for easy access to the main road network to include the M54 for commuting to Telford, Birmingham and other Midland business centres. There is also mainline rail service from Shrewsbury station (about a 15 minute walk away).

Additional information

  • Shropshire council- Band D
  • Mains water, electricity, gas and drainage are connected.
  • Heating is Zoned over three floors.
  • Superfast Broadband
  • 14 Berwick Road is in a band1 conservation area.
  • Brochure prepared 2023/10 BTJ
  • Photographs taken 2023/10 E-House
  • EPC Rating: F
  • Tenure: Freehold
  • Council Tax Band: D