Forton Road, Newport, Shropshire, TF10 8BU | Property for sale | Savills
209.03 sq m
Guide price £595,000(€678,426)

Forton RoadNewport, Shropshire, TF10 8BU

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in November 2023
  • Standing in a plot of approximately 0.4 acres.
  • Wonderful gardens including a mix of mature, formal and informal with a vegetable patch.
  • Situated in a wonderful location within walking distance of Newport (about 1 mile).
  • The property has no upward chain.

A superb family home with a stunning garden positioned on the edge of Newport.

About this property

  • 115 Forton Road is a family house in a wonderful large plot of approximately 0.4 of an acre, making for a superb garden or potential for a building plot (subject to planning).

    The house is accessed from Forton Road with the entrance flanked by a stone walls and approached via a gravel drive to the parking area for several cars. There is an attached double garage with electric up and over doors and boarded roof space for storage.

    The house is nicely set back from the road with no immediate neighbours either side and a surrounding buffer of mature trees and hedges, creating a lovely private space. In front of the house is a small lawned garden, but the really special gardens are to be found behind the house where a paved stone patio leads out into the stunning large garden, primarily down to lawn and surrounded by borders with shrubs, mature hedges and feature trees. This area is perfect for the gardening enthusiast with a former vegetable patch or for children to enjoy playing.

    Extending to approximately 2,250 ft squared, the house offers lovely size family accommodation, with a great deal of potential for someone to put their own stamp on the property. The house offers a good flow of well-proportioned and flexible living accommodation and a cellar.

    The front door leads from a recessed stone arched storm porch into the central entrance hall with a large built in cupboard. To the left of the hall is a wonderful large open plan dining room and reception room with a stone fire place and French windows to the garden and also linking to the conservatory which looks over the wonderful gardens in complete privacy. Both the hall, and dining room link to the kitchen, with a useful utility beyond. Also from the hall is a cloak room, and study, perfect for working from home.

    The stairs lead from the hall to a central landing with an airing cupboard, off which are four good double bedrooms and a family bathroom. The principle bedroom with en-suite is positioned at the back of the house looks over the lovely gardens and benefits from built-in double wardrobes.

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What a fantastic opportunity

Peter DabornProperty agent

Local information

  • The property enjoys being approximately just one mile to the shops and facilities of Newport and with fantastic access to the lovely surrounding countryside.
  • The popular market town of Newport benefits from a bustling high street including a Waitrose supermarket, together with an array of independent shops, restaurants, bars and leisure facilities.
  • Local schools include the popular Adams Grammar and Newport Girls High School. Local independent schools include, Old Hall, Wrekin College. On a recreational front, Lilleshall Golf Club and Lilleshall National Sports centre are nearby and offer facilities for many clubs and the local community, and the house is close the Newport Rugby Club.
  • The property is conveniently located within easy driving distance of Telford, Shrewsbury and Wolverhampton. The M54 junction 3 is 10 miles away via the A41 which gives access to Birmingham and the West Midlands conurbation. Stafford Railway station is approximately 14 miles away and has a direct train link to London taking around 1 hour 17 minutes. Regional Airports include Birmingham, Manchester, East Midlands and Liverpool.

Additional information

  • SERVICES: We understand that mains water and electricity are connected. The property is heated by an oil fired central heating system. Drainage is via a septic tank.
  • Local Authority: Telford & Wrekin (Band G)
  • Brochure prepared: 23/08 PMD
  • Photographs taken: 23/07 Ehouse
  • Directions: Postcode for SAT NAV is TF10 8BU. what3words:///
  • EPC Rating: F
  • Tenure: Freehold
  • Council Tax Band: G