The Laurels is a stunning grade II listed timber framed, five-bedroom family home in the much sought after village of Baschurch, less than nine miles from Shrewsbury and close to the major road networks to the Midlands and Northwest.
Located on Church Road, built in circa 1605, The property retains many period features whilst being sympathetically renovated. Among its assets are a heated indoor swimming pool, three garages and an outbuilding, plus gardens wrapping the whole property.
On the market with Balfours, Alistair Hilton, partner and head of sales comments: “This is a very special property with an abundance of character, in a beautiful location with views of the Church. There is an excellent choice of state and private schools within the area and with the promised northern relief road, accessibility is going to improve.”
To enter, the lobby leads you through to a spacious hallway, with quarry flooring. The kitchen has been fully renovated featuring an Aga, as well as a double oven, induction hob and integrated dishwasher. There is also ample storage and a pretty window seat to enjoy the views. To the opposite side of the hallway are the service rooms namely, utility, wet room, pantry and engine room.
The open plan sitting/dining room is extensive and boasts Clearview wood burners at either end, each characterfully framed with oak beams. In addition, there is a formal sitting room with a wood burner, a large home office with a wood burner included and a further study.
The main staircase ascends to spacious gallery landing from which five bedrooms and two bathrooms can be accessed. There is a second staircase which descends to the ground floor and onwards to the cellar. Balfours are marketing The Laurels with a guide price of £995,000, for more information call 01743 353511.