Tilley Village, Wem, SY4


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  • Bedrooms: 5
Ferndale is a stunning Grade 2 Listed 16th Century detached family home that has been extended and offers spacious accommodation. The property and land measure 3.8 acres and there is a large barn with stables and storage. The barn could potentially be converted subject to planning. There are 5 reception rooms, 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, attractive gardens and plenty of parking. The property is being sold with NO CHAIN.


The property is pleasantly situated in the popular village of Tilley, a conservation area, which is surrounded by farmland, whilst being readily accessible to Wem town centre, which offers a good range of amenities and shops, supermarket, schools, bowling and cricket clubs, together with a rail service. There is a network of country lanes ideal for walking and riding out purposes, which link to Loppington and thereon up towards Ellesmere with Colemere and Lyneal. Commuters have good access to a number of commercial centres including Shrewsbury, Telford, the Potteries, Chester and Birmingham.

Brief Description

Ferndale was built in the 16th Century and offers spacious family accommodation together with a large barn to the rear and paddock that totals to 3.8 acres. The property has some fantastic original features including tiled and wooden block floors, open fire places and a wealth of exposed timbers in the house and barn. The current owners built a large single storey extension to the rear to increase the size of the kitchen and provide a large rear entrance hall and conservatory all with under floor heating. There is a drawing room, dining room with wood wall panelling, sitting room, study, ground floor shower room / utility/ There is a wonderful handmade bespoke oak kitchen with large central island. To the 1st floor there is large master bedroom with en suite and 4 further double bedrooms and large family bathroom with roll top bath. The property has oil fired central heating and double glazed windows to most of the rooms.

Outside are wonderful gardens to the front, side and rear and a there is the large detached barn which offers 3 storage rooms and 2 large stables.

Accommodation Comprises

Feature font entrance door opens into the entrance porch with quarry tiled floor, windows, exposed timbers and radiator.

Drawing Room

19'2'' x 18'10'' (5.84m x 5.74m)

Feature fireplace with open fire and there is a door to a walk in drinks cupboard.

Dining Room

19'7'' 13'1'' (5.97m 3.99m)

Feature wall panelling, wooden block flooring, bay window with window seat, exposed beams to the ceiling ans feature fire place (not currently used).

Sitting Room

14'9'' x 13'9'' (4.50m x 4.19m)

Wooden block flooring, windows and French doors to the side garden and there is an open fire.


9' x 8'6'' (2.74m x 2.59m)

There are 2 sash windows to the conservatory.


24'1'' x 10'8'' (7.34m x 3.25m)

Feature flag stone floor with under floor heating, double glazed windows and double doors to the rear.

Rear Hall

11'9'' x 10'9'' (3.58m x 3.28m)

Feature flag stone flooring with under floor heating, exposed brick work and 2 sky lights. Door to the

Inner Hall

Feature terazzo tiled floor and door to

Shower Room / Utility

8'6'' x 7' (2.59m x 2.13m)

White suite comprising large shower enclosure, wash hand basin and low flush W.C. There is also plumbing for the washing machine, flag stone floor with under floor heating and there is a heated towel radiator.

Breakfast Kitchen

25'10'' x 12' (7.87m x 3.66m)

Stunning handmade bespoke kitchen units with granite work top surfaces, large oak central island with breakfast bar and granite work top surface. There is stainless steel drainer sink unit, integrated dish washer and fitted American style fridge freezer. There are windows to the side and rear and there is a flag stone floor with under floor heating.

1st Floor Landing

Stairs ascend from the inner hall to the 1st floor where there are exposed timbers,

Master Bedroom (front)

18'10'' x 12'5'' (5.74m x 3.78m)

En Suite Shower Room

White suite comprising shower enclosure, vanity unit with wash hand basin, low flush W.C and heated towel radiator.

Bedroom Two ( front)

19'8'' max x 12'6' (5.99m max x 3.81m)

Exposed floor boards, windows and walk in wardrobe with light and radiator.

Bedroom Three (rear)

14'9'' x 13'10'' (4.50m x 4.22m)

Exposed floor boards and 3 windows.

Bedroom Four (rear)

11'4'' x 10'1'' (3.45m x 3.07m)

Exposed floor boards, wall mounted wash hand basin and windows.

Bedroom Five (rear)

10' x 9'5'' (3.05m x 2.87m)

Exposed floor boards, wall mounted wash hand basin and windows.

Family Bathroom

12'7'' max x 11'4'' (3.84m max x 3.45m)

Attractive white suite comprising roll top bath, separate shower, low flush W.C, bidet and wash hand basin. There are 2 windows, radiator and door to airing cupboard.


The property is accessed from the lane to a drive that leads up to the rear of the property and barn. There are large gardens to the front and side of the property with lawns, flower borders and a range of trees and shrubs. There is the original brick outhouse and coal shed. To the rear of the property is the main yard giving access to the barn. The rear garden is mainly laid to lawn and there is a garden pond, fruit trees and access to the paddock.

Detached 16th Century Barn

The barn comprises of 4 store areas and 2 stables, There are many original timbers with the original carpenter's scribes visible in many areas.

Store 1: 17'9'' x 12'1'' (5.41m X 3.68m)

Store 2: 17'9'' x 10'5'' (5.41m x 3.18m)

Store 3: 17'7'' x 10'9'' (5.36m x 3.28m)

Garden Store: 17'7'' x 10'5'' (5.36m x 3.18m)

Stable 1: 17'9'' x 13'2'' (5.41m x 4.01)

Stable 2: 17'7'' x 17'2'' (5.36m x 5.23m)

Large Car Port / Covered Area

To the rear of the barn is a large car port with vehicle inspection pit. In addition to the car port this can also be used as a useful log store etc.


From the rear garden there is a gate that leads to the paddock which is approx 3 acres.

Viewing Arrangements

Strictly through the Agents: Halls, 8 Watergate Street, Whitchurch, SY13 1DW Telephone 01948 663230

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From Shrewsbury take the A258/B5476 road to Wem. On reaching the railway bridge, pass under and then immediately left for Tilley. Continue along the road and at the 1st junction by Tilley Farm turn left and Ferndale is the last property on the right hand side.


Mains Water and Electricity are connected. Drainage is to a septic tank. None of the services have been checked by Halls.

Council Tax

The property is a band 'F' on the local register with £3,141.14 Payable for the year 2021 / 22 For updated Council Tax details, contact Shropshire Council on 0345 6789002.


We understand that the property is Freehold although purchasers must make their own enquiries via their solicitor.

Halls Holdings Ltd and any joint agents for themselves, and for the Vendor of the property whose Agents they are, give notice that: (i) These particulars are produced in good faith, are set out as a general guide only and do not constitute any part of a contract (ii) No person in the employment of or any agent of or consultant to Halls Holdings has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property (iii) Measurements, areas and distances are approximate, Floor plans and photographs are for guidance purposes only (photographs are taken with a wide angled / zoom lenses) and dimensions shapes and precise locations may differ (iv) It must not be assumed that the property has all the required planning or building regulation consents. Halls Holdings Ltd, Halls Holdings House, Bowmen Way, Battlefield, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY4 3DR. Registered in England 06597073.

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