Dingle Cottage, Middletown, Powys

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Bedrooms: 2
A detached, cottage style, property built in the 1960s nestling in the hillside and enjoying outstanding elevated views over Middletown and the surrounding valley. The property is set in gardens and sloping paddocks and woodland extending to 4.88 acres or thereabouts.

The property requires general modernisation and upgrading and has the benefit of an assortment of outbuildings workshops and garaging. The accommodation comprises entrance hall sitting room kitchen side hall and porch and downstairs shower room. Upstairs there are two double bedrooms and a bathroom. The property is situated above the village of Middletown and is in easy commuting distance of the market towns of Shrewsbury and Welshpool.

ACCOMMODATION COMPRISING: Glazed and wooden front door leads to:

ENTRANCE HALL 8' 0" x 3' 5" (2.44m x 1.04m) With quarry tiled floor and radiator, and staircase leading to first floor.

From entrance hall door leads to:

SITTING ROOM/DINING ROOM 15' 2" x 13' 2" (4.62m x 4.01m) With brick built fireplace with raised Quarry tiled hearth and wooden mantel and log burner inset also supplying domestic hot water, radiator, power, and lighting points, single glazed, wood-framed window to the front enjoying outstanding elevated views over the valley with fields and countryside in the distance, further wood framed window to the rear.

Wooden door with further steel door gives access to secure, understairs storage cupboard.

From sitting room, door to:

KITCHEN 9' 7" x 6' 7" (2.92m x 2.01m) With range of basic units comprising; stainless steel sink unit, range of base units, space for cooker with Propane gas cooking point, power and lighting points, Quarry tiled floor, wooden framed window to the front enjoying outstanding, elevated, views over the surrounding countryside.

From sitting room, door to:

SIDE HALLWAY 9' 9" x 3' 2" (2.97m x 0.97m) With Quarry tiled flooring, giving access to:

DOWNSTAIRS SHOWER ROOM 9' 7" x 4' 4" (2.92m x 1.32m) Fitted with shower cubicle with pivot door, pedestal wash basin and WC, Quarry tiled flooring, single glazed, wooden framed, window to the side, radiator.

Side hallway gives access to:

PORCH 8' 2" x 6' 10" (2.49m x 2.08m) With lighting and service door leading to the front and single glazed window to the side.

Porch gives access to:

BOILER ROOM/UTILIY 7' 0" x 6' 11" (2.13m x 2.11m) With fitted Belfast sink, oil fired boiler supplying domestic hot water and central heating.

From entrance hall, stairs with handrail give access to:

NATURALLY LIT LANDING With radiator, power points, access to roof space, wood framed window to the rear overlooking hillside and woodland.

Landing gives access to bedroom accommodation comprising:

BEDROOM ONE (FRONT) 12' 9" x 9' 7" (3.89m x 2.92m) With radiator, power, and lighting points, built-in airing cupboard with immersion heater (not tested), wood framed single glazed window to the front enjoying outstanding elevated views over the surrounding fields and countryside.

BEDROOM TWO (FRONT) 12' 7" x 10' 1" (3.84m x 3.07m) With radiator, power and lighting points, access to roof space, wood framed single glazed window to the front enjoying outstanding elevated views over the valley and surrounding countryside.

FAMILY BATHROOM 10' 3" x 5' 10" (3.12m x 1.78m) Fitted with coloured suite comprising one panelled bath with tile surround, pedestal wash basin, WC, half tiled to all walls, radiator, wood framed single glazed windows to the sides overlooking woodland.

OUTSIDE FRONT The property is approached off the council maintained road onto an unadopted, private track giving access to The property and one other property, Dingle Cottage being situated at the end of the track. The track leads onto good-sized gravel parking and turning area, former Dutch barn provides undercover parking for easily two cars with:


TIMBER CONSTRUCTED SINGLE DETACHED GARAGE 29' 0" x 9' 8" (8.84m x 2.95m) Is situated to one corner.

Concrete driveway extends up towards the house with a further range of outbuildings comprising:

TIMBER CONSTRUCTED WORKSHOP 19' 8" x 9' 8" (5.99m x 2.95m)

BRICK AND GALVANISED STORAGE SHED 12' 8" x 9' 5" (3.86m x 2.87m) There are a number of timber-framed greenhouses and small polytunnels. Good sized paved and concrete area extends across the width of the property with dog run set to one corner and enjoying outstanding, elevated views over the surrounding fields and countryside.

Gardens are laid to rough lawns situated to the front of the property with a variety of fruit trees, Range of outside lights, and outside water tap. The property also has the benefit of a range of sloping adjoining paddocks and woodland which extend in total to approximately 4.88 acres or there abouts.

DIRECTIONS: From Shrewsbury take the A458 Welshpool Road. Travel through the villages of Ford, Wattlesborough, and Halfway House On reaching the centre of the village of Middletown turn right opposite The Breidden Pub and continue up the steep bank past the turning for Mount Pleasant until you come to a sharp righthand bend with a want looks like a layby on the left Turn in there and you will see the track continuing on just to your left Follow the track right to the end where you will find Dingle Cottage ( If you get to where the tarmac ends you have gone too far)

SERVICES: Oil Central Heating

Mains Electricity


Council Tax Band: F

EPC Rating: TBC

Tenure: Freehold

AGENTS NOTE: There is an option to purchase a far parcel of land situated a short distance from the property with extends to approximately 2.64 acres or thereabouts which has the remains of a derelict cottage on the site.

Marketed by 01691 655334

Roger Parry - Oswestry

The Estates Office, 20 Salop Road, Oswestry, Shropshire

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