WITH DOUBLE GARAGE AND 2 DRIVEWAYS: A 4/5 bedroom family home enjoying the most fabulous views over the Ironbridge Gorge:
Hallway, Downstairs Shower Room, Kitchen, Porchway (with utility cupboard), Living Room, Dining Room, Family Room/bedroom, 4 Bedrooms, (2 attic bedrooms), Family Bathroom/WC, Detached Double Garage, 2 Driveways, Front and Rear Garden, Energy Rating: D.
Hodge Bower lies within a conservation area and is a sought after location within the historic town of Ironbridge, delightfully situated in an elevated position at the top of The Gorge and comprises a pleasant mix of predominantly period properties of varying architectural design.
Ironbridge is a renowned and historic area nestling in The Severn Gorge which forms one of the most striking and distinctive landscapes in England, with a charming town centre adjoining the River Severn and the slopes of The Gorge combining a delightful mix of imposing, detached period residences mingling with charming cottages up the hillside. This remarkable area was at the heart of the Industrial Revolution and became world famous in 1779 when the world’s first iron bridge was constructed over the River Severn and from which the town derives its name. Some five miles to the north is the Telford town centre with its wide range of recreational and shopping facilities, including the New Southwater development, the M54 motorway and the town’s central railway station.
A particular feature to the property is the generous proportioned off road parking having the benefit of two driveways – one of which giving access to a separate detached double garage. The property is deceptively spacious offering generous family accommodation comprising a through hallway (accessed at the side) having parquet flooring and giving access to the majority of the accommodation incorporating living room, dining room, kitchen, two double bedrooms and ground floor shower room/wc. A further passageway gives access to a third bedroom or ground floor family room and has a wall mounted central heating boiler and staircase ascending to two further first floor bedrooms and bathroom/wc. The living room enjoys splendid south facing views over the garden and The Gorge beyond and has a brick fireplace and hearth with inset Wenlock wood burner. The dining room also has similar views. The kitchen has tiled flooring, a range of base and wall units, space for cooker with extractor hood over and door leading to a front porch which has quarry tiled flooring and a utility cupboard with plumbing for washing machine. The ground floor master bedroom also has splendid views towards the rear garden and The Gorge beyond. The downstairs shower room/wc has tiled walls and a white suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin, low level wc and corner shower cubicle.
On the first floor there is a landing with access to two bedrooms and bathroom/wc. Both bedrooms enjoy elevated views and have built-in dormer storage and velux style windows enjoying views. The bathroom/wc has a velux style window and a suite comprising panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin and low level wc.
To the front of the property there are two driveways – one accessed via metal gates and leading to the property and gardens– the other giving access to the separate detached brick/tile double garage which has the benefit of power and lighting, useful roof void which could potentially provide additional storage and door leading to the side. The upper garden area inco