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Tunstall Road, Congleton £379,950

  • Smallholding Set Within 3.04 Acres of Land
  • Stone Built Detached Two Bedroom Cottage
  • Semi Rural Location Near To Timbersbrook
  • In Need of Renovation
  • No Upward Chain
  • EPC Band G

A delightful smallholding situated within picturesque open countryside and comprising of a two bedroom detached stone cottage in need of modernisation, attached barns providing the opportunity (subject to planning) to extend the house, adjoining paddocks of land and in total extending to approximately 3.04 acres (1.23 hectares). The potential of Fir Tree Cottage is sure to excite viewers, whilst indulging in their desire to design and refurbish the property to suite an individual’s requirements. Once completed, the property would create a truly magnificent home that compliments its picturesque surroundings. Offered for sale with vacant possession and no upward chain, an early viewing appointment is advised to appreciate the potential & surroundings. Situation The property is sheltered by and nestled on the western flank of the National Trust owned prominent hill known as ‘The Cloud’ which stands behind the house and rises up to a height of 1,125 ft above sea level, the property enjoys an elevated setting with far reaching westerly views over the Cheshire Plain. The pretty stone built village of Timbersbrook, with its mill pond and former Silk Mill is situated nearby. In addition the property is near to the ‘Gritstone Trail’, a well know local walking route and the Macclesfield Canal has a towpath providing a pleasant walking and cycling route which extends to the major canal network. The boundary of the Peak District National Park is only 3 miles away due east of the property and offers a multitude of opportunities for those seeking outdoor adventures. The thriving old textile market town of Congleton which straddles the River Dane is approximately 3 ½ miles from the property and offers a comprehensive range of shopping, recreational and commercial facilities. Junction 17 of the M6 is approximately 9 miles away and provides convenient access to The Potteries and to the commercial industrial centres of the North West. Local primary and secondary schools are located in the town of Congleton and private schooling is available in Macclesfield and South Manchester, many of which provide coach services locally.

Tunstall Road
Congleton CW12 3QB
County: Cheshire
Sale Type: Sold STC
Ref #: WB001778

Front Entrance Porch

Timber front entrance door, Upvc window to sides, tiled floor.


12' 0'' x 12' 0'' (3.66m x 3.66m)

Having Upvc window to the front aspect with far reaching views over the Cheshire Plain. Feauture stone fireplace with modern electric fire. Exposed beams to ceiling. Timber part glazed front entrance door. Radiator.

Dining Kitchen

12' 1'' x 9' 1'' (3.68m x 2.76m)

Having a range of wall mounted cupboard and base units with fitted work surface over incorporating a single drainer sink unit. Electric cooker point, Upvc window to front with far reaching Cheshire views, radiator. Exposed beams to ceiling, tiled floor. Stairs to first floor landing.

Rear Vestibule

External rear entrance door, tiled floor. Storage cupboard.


7' 5'' x 6' 11'' (2.27m x 2.12m)

Having a white suite comprising of a panelled bath with electric shower over, low level W.C and wash hand basin. Upvc window to rear, radiator.

First Floor Landing

Access to loft space.

Bedroom One

12' 0'' x 11' 11'' (3.66m x 3.63m)

Having Upvc window to front aspect, radiator.

Bedrrom Two

8' 10'' x 12' 0'' (2.70m x 3.66m)

Having Upvc window to front aspect with far reaching views over Cheshire. Radiator, cupboard concealing Worcester gas (LPG) central heating boiler.


The property is accessed from the roadside via a private track allowing vehicular access to the property and its land.

The Land

The property occupies a plot extending to 3.04 acres, comprising of two paddocks, undulating in nature and fenced with a combination of post and wired fencing and dry tone walls. The formal gardens extend to the front and sides of the property. The gardens are an attractive feature to the property being well established, predominantly laid to lawn, which are well manicured with adjoining well stocked mature borders.

Attached Barn

Stone constructed barn under a pitched slate tiled roof having internal hayloft with attached brick built store, providing scope to extend the existing accommodation, subject to approval.

Tunstall Road
Congleton CW12 3QB
County: Cheshire
Sale Type: Sold STC
Ref #: WB001778
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