ADDRESSThe Four Crosses Inn, Holyhead Road, Bicton, Shrewsbury, SY3 8EF
TYPEMixed Use, Other Property Types & Opportunities
TENUREFor Sale Freehold
POSTED ON19th August 2020
The property comprises of a detached public house which in recent years has been the subject of a scheme of refurbishment works. The public house is closed and sits in a site area of approximately 0.7 acres (0.283 hectares).
The substantial property is of traditional construction being brickwork under a slate roof cover. The property is arranged to provide amongst others function room for 130 covers, a lounge/function room for 100 plus covers, a meeting room for 24 covers and a public bar area on the ground floor. The first floor provides 4 bedroomed residential accommodation.
There is a large car parking area serving the public house with approximately 53 spaces and a patio area and a beer garden.
The size and potential of the property can only be appreciated by undertaking an inspection of the property.
The property would lend itself to a variety of alternative uses including residential development, subject to statutory consents.
The public house is operating but closed temporarily due to COVID 19 restrictions. The property is prominently located on the north west edge of the town of Shrewsbury at the junction of the B4380 and Isle Lane. The property is located approximately 3 miles from the town centre.
The B4380 serves as one of the main link roads linking Shrewsbury to the A5 and M54. The property is located in the hamlet of Bicton in an area of mixed development with a petrol filling station being the adjacent property.
Shrewsbury serves as the County Town of Shropshire and is an established tourist and administrative centre. The Oxon Caravan and Touring Park is located in close proximity to the property. The town had a population of 71,715 at the 2011 Census and all local amenities are available. Shrewsbury is located approximately 48 miles west of the City of Birmingham and approximately 44 miles south of the City of Chester.