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Bow Bridge House and Development | Bowbrook, Shrewsbury

Country House in Need of Restoration, on the Outskirts of Town, Including Development Site for Six New Family Homes (17/06096/OUT)
Guide Price

Large Country House, Restoration, Development Potential, REF 17/06096/OUT, Close to Town Location, Various Outbuildings, Overage may be applicable, Available as a whole, Available in Two Parts, EPC: G

Situated in one of Shrewsbury's most popular residential areas, Bow Bridge House is a fine period country property that requires a full schedule of works to restore to its former glory. The property boasts a wonderful balance of accommodation in a truly delightful setting.         

Shrewsbury town centre, the picturesque county town, is only a short distance away and has an extensive range of shopping, fine dining, museums and a theatre. The Quarry Park is close by and holds numerous events throughout the year including the annual Flower Show.      

Bow Bridge House is well placed for a good selection of schools including Shrewsbury School, Shrewsbury High School for Girls as well as The Priory (Secondary) and Woodfield / St George's (Primary) Schools nearby.      

The A5, a short distance away, provides excellent links to the Northwest via Oswestry and to the East onto the M54 and the national motorway network. A direct train service is available from Shrewsbury to London. International airports can be found at Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool and the East Midlands.      

The property is available as a whole or in two parts.

Whole: £1,700,000
Bow Bridge House £800,000
Development Site £900,000

The whole site measures approx. 2.572 acres (1.04 ha) and is indicatively split with an allocation of 1.186 acres (.46 ha) for the development site, which benefits from outline planning permission.

Bow Bridge House is a property of generous proportions (almost 3900 sqft) which has been extended over the ages and includes various outbuildings in its grounds; stables, sheds, timber summer house, cottage, wash house, fruit store, greenhouse, as well as large garages and a workshop. Please note the property is not listed but is classed as a residence which requires conservation.   

Please revert to the detailed and comprehensive floorplan of Bow Bridge House and ancillary buildings held within, for a schedule of the internal layout, measurements and accommodation.   

The development site which sits within the grounds of the house, has been granted outline residential development for 6 dwellings with retention of existing dwelling (Bow Bridge House) to include means of access and layout (17/06096/OUT).

All documents relating to this planning application can be viewed, downloaded or copied from [Visit Website].

A planning pack, in full or in part, can also be obtained from Balfours Sales by separate request.

From Shrewsbury Town Centre, head out of town over the Welsh Bridge towards Frankwell. Take the first exit at the roundabout onto Copthorne Road and continue until you reach the roundabout with Shelton Road. Head straight over onto Mytton Oak Road, passing the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital on your right. Goosehill Lane is the next on the left and Bow Bridge House is the second property located on the left.

Acreage: 2.57

Key Features

Large Country House Restoration
Development Potential REF 17/06096/OUT
Floorplan Brochure
EPC Graph
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