Cound Park Gardens, Cound, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY5 6BP | Property for sale | Savills
254.93 sq m
Guide price £775,000(€883,664)

Cound Park GardensCound, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY5 6BP

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Prestigious gated development.
  • Distinctive design, blending country house style with an attractive façade.
  • Thriving tennis club, cricket club and village hall.
  • Exceptional schools both within the state and independent sectors locally.
  • No onward chain.

SOLD SUBJECT TO CONTRACT Benefitting from a wonderfully distinctive design, blending country house style with an attractive façade and situated within the prestigious gated development of Cound Park Gardens.

About this property

  • Upton House benefits from a wonderfully distinctive design, blending country house style with an attractive façade. The property has spacious gardens front, and rear mainly laid to lawn, a detached double garage with storage above and an ample driveway.

    There is potential, subject to necessary approvals for first floor accommodation to be utilised over the large garage area.

    The house was built in 2007 to a high specification with high ceilings to create an elegant living space, with oak flooring in the entrance hall and reception room which has a feature fireplace.

    There is a wonderful family living kitchen including an integrated dishwasher, microwave, electric range oven & hob, with a useful laundry room off and a playroom with French doors to the rear garden.

    A striking oak staircase to first floor landing, impressive master bedroom including dressing room with fitted wardrobes and ensuite shower room, three further double bedrooms (two are ensuite). Stairs to second floor landing, two further double bedrooms, further shower room.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

A wonderful family home on a prestigious development.

Peter DabornProperty agent

Local information

  • Upton House is situated within the prestigious gated development of Cound Park Gardens set within the former walled garden of Cound Hall, a renowned Grade I listed Queen Anne country residence.
  • Cound Park Gardens is ideally situated in the attractive village of Cound with the historic Norman stone-built St. Peter's Church, a thriving tennis club, cricket club. The recently refurbished Village Hall provides a lovely venue for a range and community events and is available for hire by way of arrangement.
  • There is a direct public footpath access to a range of country walks including one to the renown Riverside Inn. The house is set in amongst some of the most stunning countryside walks, with Wenlock Edge, The Lawley, Caer Caradoc and The Long Mynd all found locally. The recently refurbished and flourishing Riverside Inn is just 0.8 miles away standing on the banks of the river Severn.
  • Cound was recently voted one most desirable villages to live in Britain (Telegraph Jan 2023), locally there is a post office and village shop at cross houses and nearby the historic market town of Much Wenlock is just five miles away and provides an excellent selection of individual shops, public houses, sports facilities and restaurants. The property is a short distance from Ironbridge Gorge, a UNESCO world heritage site. The county town of Shrewsbury is just six miles away with its extensive range of shopping and leisure facilities and is noted for its exceptional schools both within the state and independent sectors including Prestfelde, the renowned prep, Shrewsbury High School, and Shrewsbury School.
  • The house is well placed for easy access to the A5/M54 commuting to Telford, Birmingham and other Midland business centres. There is also mainline rail service from Shrewsbury to London and a fast service to London Euston from Stafford railway station with a journey time of just 1hr 18 minutes.
  • The regions International Airports include Birmingham, Manchester, and Liverpool. All distances and travel times are approximate.

Additional information

  • Shropshire Council. Band G.
  • Oil and Biomass heating, mains water, mains electricity. Private drainage.
  • This property is managed by Cound Park LTD with service charges. Please contact agent for more information.
  • Service Charge 2023 £1552 per annum.
  • Directions: From Shrewsbury: leave Shrewsbury on the A458 towards Much Wenlock and continue for about 5 miles. Continue past the right hand turning for Cound and after 300 metres you will see the white gates to ‘Cound Park' on your right-hand side. Continue through the gates and then immediately through the tall timber gates on your righthand side.
  • EPC Rating: C
  • Tenure: Freehold
  • Council Tax Band: G