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16 Oct 2019
Craftsmen from Shrewsbury-based Morris Joinery have built and installed a huge lantern light feature as part of a major restoration scheme at a Grade II* listed Shropshire mansion. The team created the 3.3 metres wide octagonal lantern roof light, weighing 1,200 kilos, for the octagonal music room at Brogyntyn Hall in Oswestry. The Hall is to become a private country home again after falling into...
Rob Ellis of Welch and Co Accountants Oswestry
09 Jul 2018
EXTRA taxes are on the way for homeowners who let out their properties while they are on holiday, warns a Shropshire accountant. Tax expert, Rob Ellis, who runs Welch and Ellis, in Willow Street, Oswestry,  is warning homeowners to be aware of the new tax implications of schemes such as Airbnb as the Treasury cracks down on the use of tax breaks for lodgers. Currently, owners can earn up to £7,...
14 Sep 2017
Homeowners and landlords aiming to capitalise on Shrewbury’s growing student population are being urged to get planning advice before letting their properties. Although current law allows family homes to be adapted for small Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs) without planning permission under Permitted Development rules, a number of local authorities have introduced new measures requiring...
10 Aug 2017
More than half of the homes have now been sold at Redrow’s Lime Tree Meadows in Shrewsbury. And, while the home builder may pause briefly to celebrate the success of this popular location, it is more concerned about encouraging other would-be home owners to move quickly rather than miss out on the opportunity to be one of its happy residents. “It is a little over a year since the first homes were...
14 Jun 2017
A select development of stylish family homes in one of Shrewsbury’s most sought-after residential locations will be unveiled at an open day on Saturday 17 June. The 11 four and five bedroom detached houses on The Mount, once the home of Charles Darwin, have been built by leading Shrewsbury developer Morris & Co Homes. The Beaufort Ridge development open day runs from 10am to 3pm and will...
Danvac Vanguard Plot 19
24 May 2017
Morris Properties, who has sold its last remaining unit at Vanguard Park’s Plot 19 development to family business, Danvac.  A family firm which manufactures vacuum lifting equipment, parts and components is to relocate to Shrewsbury’s Vanguard Park so it can expand and grow the business. Danvac has bought the last remaining unit of the Plot 19 development at the region’s premier trade park...
02 Feb 2017
  The National Association of Estate Agents has appointed a well-known Shropshire man as regional executive for the Midlands, covering Shropshire and all its neighbouring counties. Russell Griffin, aged 47, is a partner in the countywide firm of Samuel Wood & Company, who have offices in Shrewsbury, Church Stretton, Craven Arms and Ludlow, as well as an affiliation to a Mayfair Office in...
30 Jan 2017
Hat Trick for Samuel Wood & Company … It’s a ‘Hat Trick’ of awards for a leading Shropshire estate agent after winning a prestigious national honour for the third year in succession. Independent firm Samuel Wood & Company, with offices across the county have won the Highly Commended Category for Shropshire in the United Kingdom Property Awards 2017. The property award criteria stated that...
09 Aug 2016
Building work is currently underway for a stunning new collection of houses by leading Shrewsbury developers, Morris Homes. The private development will host 11 exclusive homes ranging from four to five bedrooms and is located in one of Shrewsbury’s most desirable residential areas, The Mount, and benefit from being within walking distance of the town centre. The detached properties will each be...
29 Jun 2016
One of Shrewsbury’s newest estate agents is celebrating its first anniversary and its own part in a nationwide success story. EweMove Sales and Lettings Shrewsbury was launched last summer by husband-and-wife team Greg and Bev Sloane and they have since enjoyed a busy first year. Their Shrewsbury-based business is the local branch of the national EweMove franchise network which has netted...
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