Copley Cottage is a delightful period cottage overlooking the village green in the heart of Thornton Hough. The property falls within the catchment for the highly regarded Thornton Hough Primary School and enjoys a semi-rural yet accessible location.
The property has a wealth of characterful features and offers huge potential for further improvement; planning permission has been approved for the construction of a two storey gable extension and additional single storey extension (plans are available on Wirral Borough Council website, planning application number: APP/21/00849).
The ground floor accommodation comprises a welcoming entrance hallway with stairs to first floor, an open plan lounge dining room with views across the village green. The front dining area has a corner fireplace while the lounge has a feature open fireplace and double doors to a glazed conservatory with French doors to the garden patio area.
The ground floor accommodation is completed by a well-proportioned kitchen with some exposed beams, a range of wall and floor units with integrated appliances and a neighbouring utility/boot room with W.C. and garden access.
The property features vaulted ceilings throughout the first floor and provides two generous bedrooms and a large family bathroom with wooden flooring and separate walk-in shower.
Externally Copley Cottage is approached up a small flight of steps to the front door. The rear garden has a large paved terrace, ideal for entertaining and al fresco dining, with well-stocked mature raised flowerbeds and steps up to an additional garden area. Parking is available by way of carport between the property and The Smithy.
Please note: The property is leasehold. Terms 999 years commencing 1905. Cost £2.45 per annum.
The upper garden area is held by way of annual lease at a cost of £552 per annum and the carport is held by way of annual lease at a cost of £250 per annum.
The adjoining neighbour has a right of way over the paved patio area.
The property is located in the sought after village of Thornton Hough, a picturesque village in the heart of the Wirral countryside. The village of Thornton Hough has two churches, a village club and pub, Thornton Hall Hotel and Health Club and primary school which is rated as outstanding and is one of the top performing primary schools in WIrral.
A more comprehensive range of amenities are available in the nearby towns of Neston (2.5 miles), Heswall (2.7 miles) and Bromborough (3.5 miles).
Schooling is well provided for with a good selection of schools nearby including Neston High School, Grammar schools in Calday, West Kirby and Wirral, Birkenhead School, and closer to Chester; Abbey Gate College and the Kings and Queens, Chester.
On the recreational front there are football, rugby, cricket and tennis clubs locally, sailing on the Dee Estuary and several golf courses including Heswall, Calday and Royal Liverpool at Hoylake. For the equestrian enthusiasts there is racing at Chester and Aintree.
The property is ideally placed for commuting to the major commercial centres of the region; the A540 is less than 1 mile away which provides easy access across the Wirral to Chester. The M53 motorway which links to the national motorway network via the M56 is approximately 3 miles away.
Liverpool: 9 miles. Chester: 12 miles. Manchester: 48 miles
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