A THREE-BEDROOMED country cottage on the border of Wales and England is due to be sold at auction this week.

The property is based in the hamlet of Knolton, near Overton on Dee, and offers scope for complete refurbishment.

Chapel House, which has generous gardens extending to around a third of an acre, has a guide price of £150,000 to £160,000 and will go under the hammer in Halls auctioneers’ 13-lot collective property and land auction in Shrewsbury on Friday (July 12) at 3pm.

The ground floor accommodation comprises a reception hall, dining and living rooms with exposed ceiling timbers and kitchen breakfast room, whilst upstairs there three bedrooms and a wet room.

Attached to the building are a workshop and storage room, both externally accessed and with potential to provide additional living accommodation, subject to planning consents.


A gravelled drive leads to a good-sized parking area and a single garage. The private gardens are mostly lawned with mature bushes, trees and hedging.

Viewing is by appointment with Halls’ Ellesmere office on Tel: 01691 622602.

Also included in the auction is 14 Avondale, Holyhead Road, Chirk, a semi-detached house backing onto Llangollen Canal, which has a guide price of £50,000 to £70,000.

The well-proportioned accommodation requires complete renovation and modernisation. Certain renovation works have been undertaken but are incomplete.

The accommodation (below) comprises an entrance hall, sitting room, dining and living room, kitchen, three bedrooms, bathroom and an attic room.

(Image: Duncan Foulkes PR)

To the front of the house is a terraced area incorporating a selection of herbaceous plants, specimen shrubs and roses. To the rear, steps rise to various terraced levels which require complete landscaping and a gate provides access to lovely walks along the canal towpath.

The house is approached over a block paviour driveway leading to a concreted parking area and a garage. Viewing is by appointment with Halls’ Oswestry office on Tel: 01691 670320.

Furthermore, some versatile 11.73-acre and 2.24-acre parcels of amenity land at Ridley Wood, near Wrexham have guide prices of £50,000 to £60,000 and £10,000 to £12,000, respectively.

For more information about any of these properties contact Halls on Tel: 01691 622602.