Broseley is an attractive small early industrial town set in pleasant rural surroundings with a bustling High Street and town centre, which provide very adequate everyday needs including a post office, bank, library, doctor’s surgery, primary schools and local shops.It has many historical connections with the Industrial Revolution in the 18th and 19th centuries, which has resulted in an interesting mix of architectural styles. It was also world famous for the production of smoker’s clay pipes with the Pipe Museum tracing the history of the industry. It is some two miles from the World Heritage Site of Ironbridge where the world’s first Iron Bridge was constructed in 1779 and Telford town centre, with its excellent range of amenities is some seven miles to the north.
The property is situated towards the top of the High Street.
Would benefit from some modernisation yet still retains many of its original character features with the original part of the property believed to have been built in the late 17th century and then the present building adapted in the mid 19th century. The accommodation comprises an entrance hallway which gives access to two reception rooms. The main reception room has a door leading to the kitchen/diner and an inglenook fireplace with inset wood burner. The 23ft long open plan kitchen/diner has a door leading to the lean-to which has a door leading to the downstairs bathroom/wc.
On the first floor there is a landing with access to three bedrooms and a study area. The master bedroom has an opening leading to an en-suite wc.
To the side of the property there is shared access which gives access to the rear garden. Electric opening gates at the bottom of the rear garden leads to a shared access road at the rear. The large rear garden has mature fruit trees, inset trees, pond, wood store, chicken house and run.
The current vendor had solar panels installed on the rear elevation which were paid outright and currently benefits from a feed in tariff.
How to get there –– from Ironbridge proceed along Waterloo Street towards Broseley; after passing over the Free Bridge follow the road around to the right and then left around the hairpin bend (B4373) and proceed along Ironbridge Road to the crossroads by the garage/supermarket and turn right into Church Street; continue into the centre of Broseley and at the 1st mini roundabout proceed ahead up the High Street, at the 2nd mini roundabout fork to the left - the property is on the right hand side indicated by a Nick Tart for sale board.
Tenure – we are advised the property is Freehold.
Services – we are advised all mains services are connected.
Council Tax – Band B (Buyers should be aware that improvements carried out by the seller may affect the property’s council tax banding following a sale).