An impressive attached barn conversion with exceptional accommodation, landscaped gardens and set in the heart of a popular village.
Set in the heart of the village of Harley, Forge Barn is a substantial barn extending to 459.73 sq m of accommodation and one of two barns converted from period buildings in 2004 by the current owners. An impressive glazed entrance hall opens into a hallway off which there are the main reception rooms and stairs to a striking galleried landing. The exceptional accommodation provides a great range of living space with beautifully fitted large kitchen with painted units and granite worksurfaces that has doors onto the garden to the rear and from the adjoining dining / family room, south facing courtyard to the front. There is a study, 30 ft drawing room with stone fireplace and games / media room on the ground floor – all connecting to the outside space. Upstairs off the large landing are two large bedroom suites with en suites, the largest having a vaulted ceiling and fitted wardrobes as well as two further double bedrooms with a separate bathroom.Garden and groundsAccessed over a shared driveway into a courtyard enclosed by stone walls, mature hedges and fencing to a large parking area to the front of a brick building which provides garaging for three cars (two open fronted). Pathways leads to the front of Forge Barn via the courtyard has been beautifully landscaped with terraces and planting that complement the setting of the barns. It is a wonderful sun trap allowing the light in most of the day and into the evening. To the rear of the house is a large lawn that wraps around the property and has many well planted borders.ServicesMains water and electricity. Oil fired central heating. Private drainage to a shared system Local authority: Shropshire council. Tel: 0345 678 9000. Council Tax Band – HTenure: Freehold.Energy Performance Certificate: Rating - CFixtures and fittings: A list of the fitted carpets, curtains, light fittings and other items fixed to the property which are included in the sale (or may be available by separate negotiation) will be provided by the Seller's Solicitors.
Harley is a sought-after village at the base of Wenlock Edge between the County town of Shrewsbury and the popular market town of Much Wenlock. It is surrounded by glorious countryside that provides plenty of fine walks and is accessible to the A458 which connects Shrewsbury to Bridgnorth and into the Midlands beyond. A number of highly regarded preparatory and public schools are found nearby, including Prestfelde, Kingsland Grange, Shrewsbury School, Old Hall, Wrekin College and Shrewsbury High School for Girls, as well as a selection of popular state schools. Bus services from the village for the above schools can be arranged, subject to availability.DistancesShrewsbury 8.5 miles, Much Wenlock 2.2 miles, M54 (junction 7) 8 miles. (Distances and time approximate).Directions (postcode SY5 6LX)From Shrewsbury, leave via the A458 signposted Much Wenlock and continue for about 8 miles before turning right into Harley and continuing for a further 0.4 miles into the centre of Harley. Take the right fork in the road and after a short distance, the driveway to Forge Barn is on the left-hand side of the lane.