Overton, Nr Ludlow, Shropshire


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
** CASH PURCHASERS ONLY** A characterful Grade II Listed three/four bedroom property which would benefit from some updating and renovation works to create a charming family home. Boasting large gardens, off road parking, several small outbuildings/sheds and located within 1.5 miles of the historic market town of Ludlow. The property is offered for sale with NO ONWARD CHAIN.


An opportunity to purchase a charming semi-detached Grade II listed black and white cottage. The property offers the chance to create a lovely family home set in a mature garden with far reaching views of open countryside to the rear.

The property offers accommodation to include spacious living room with open fire, kitchen/breakfast room, conservatory, three/four bedrooms and a family bathroom The property is offered for sale with NO ONWARD CHAIN.

Property description

Opening the front door you walk into a quarry tiled entrance hall with radiator and door opening into large lounge, with feature red brick open fireplace, beamed walls and ceiling and views to both the front and rear of the property. The windows are original and are diamond leaded light, which takes you back in time to a bygone era. A door on the left of the lounge opens to reveal a hidden staircase. From the lounge there is a further door which opens up to a large farmhouse kitchen, in need of refurbishment, but offering a range of wooden floor and wall units large tiled recess which currently holds the boiler which is wall mounted, but ideal for an Aga or similar range, once the boiler has been moved, a Suffolk latch door opens onto a conservatory, which over looks the rear garden and beyond.

The stairs from the lounge lead to a beamed and vaulted ceiling landing with doors to three bedrooms and a bathroom. The family bathroom is directly in front of you and has views to front aspect, with a vaulted beamed ceiling, panelled bath wash hand basin and low flush WC, the bathroom is in need of modernisation, bedroom one and two are to rear aspect and from the main bedroom there is a door to a further room, which would convert STPP to either an en-suite bathroom or amazing walk-in-wardrobe. Whilst the property is in need of refurbishment it is still liveable and would offer a magnificent family home.

Garaging, Parking and Gardens

The gardens to the property are mature and are currently filled with wild cyclamen and a host of snowdrops, a real country garden, there are several outbuildings which could be (with a clever architect) incorporated into the main house. The rear garden has an area of lawn and gate to rear garage, fruit trees, mistletoe and a family of friendly rabbits that welcome you to this lovely setting a future wonderful home.


Overton is a small village in south Shropshire, England. It is situated west of the River Teme, 1.5 miles (2.4 km) south of the town of Ludlow and close to the border with Herefordshire. It comes within the civil parish of Richard's Castle, a village to its south. In the Domesday Book it is recorded as the manor of Avretone, which included Richard's Castle. Ludlow's thriving town centre is within the Old Town Walls where you will find a range of independent traders, shops and cafés with frequent open air markets, food festivals, events and the infamous castle! Regarded as one of the best foodie towns in the country and with some of the most beautiful buildings anywhere which showcases how building forms have developed from the medieval period through to the 18th and 19th Century.

Agents note

Please note there is an uplift clause on number 17 Overton for the land to the front, this is in the event that at a later date the front garden is offered as a potential building plot.


Mains gas, water and electricity are connected to the property. Septic tank drainage.

Council Tax Band D.

CONSUMER PROTECTION FROM UNFAIR TRADING REGULATIONS 2008 (CPR) We endeavour to ensure that the details contained in our brochure are correct through making detailed enquiries of the owner but they are not guaranteed. The agents have not tested any appliance, equipment, fixture, fitting or service and have not seen the title deeds to confirm tenure. All measurements are quoted to the nearest 1/10 metre. All liability in negligence of otherwise for any loss arising from the use of these particulars is hereby excluded.

MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS Require prospective purchasers to produce two original ID documents prior to any offer being accepted by the owners.

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