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- 3 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- 3 Reception Rooms
- Wonderful Detached Cottage
- Enjoying Glorious South Facing Views Across Open Countryside
- Approaching One Acre Of Grounds
- Popular Location Of Birtsmorton
- Recently Extended And Refurbished.
- Three Bedrooms
- Catchment Area for Hanley Castle High School
A HIGHLY DESIRABLE PERIOD COTTAGE RECENTLY EXTENDED AND REFURBISHED AFFORDING STUNNING SOUTH FACING VIEWS OVER OPEN FARMLAND AND BEYOND. SITUATED IN THE SOUGHT AFTER LOCATION OF BIRTSMORTON AND OFFERING GROUNDS APPROACHING ONE ACRE THE ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES; DINING HALL, SITTING ROOM, STUDY/BEDROOM 4, KITCHEN, REAR HALL, UTILITY ROOM, DOWNSTAIRS WC/SHOWER ROOM, THREE BEDROOMS AND FAMILY BATHROOM. OUTSIDE THERE ARE EXTENSIVE LAWNED GARDENS PROVIDING AMPLE PARKING, WITH SEVERAL OUTBUILDINGS ALL ENJOYING A WONDERFUL SETTING WITH VIEWS ACROSS COUNTRYSIDE AND TOWARDS THE MALVERN HILLS. ENERGY RATING 'D'
Location & Description
The Cottage enjoys a sought after position in the highly regarded location of Birtsmorton only approximately 3 miles from the village of Welland with it's local shop, primary school and church. More locally, there is also a primary school in Castlemorton. The property also sits in the catchment area of the well regarded Hanley Swan High School. The cultural spa town of Great Malvern and the thriving riverside town of Upton upon Severn are also close at hand (approximately six miles away). Malvern offers a comprehensive choice of facilities including shops and banks, Waitrose supermarket, the renowned theatre and cinema complex and the Splash leisure pool and gymnasium. Upton upon Severn also boasts an excellent choice of amenities and a particularly busy social scene as it is well known for its summer music and water festivals and for its riverside marina. From here there is also direct access to the M5 and M50 motorways. The larger cities of Worcester and Gloucester and the town of Cheltenham are all within fast commuting distance. Birtsmorton is situated in one of the most beautiful areas of south Worcestershire. It is most famous for its common land which dominates the neighbourhood and provides the perfect spot for those who enjoy walking or are in the equestrian world. This is most definitely riding territory. Less than ten minutes away by car are the foothills of the eight mile range of the Malvern's which provide some of the most dramatic scenery and interesting walks in the Midlands and the banks of the River Severn are equally accessible.
The Cottage has in recent years undergone extensive refurbishment and extending to provide the generous accommodation that it now has. The result is a spacious family home that retains many of it's original features and combining with more contemporary additions. Many of the original beams are still present. The generous accommodation includes a dining room, spacious sitting room with feature inglenook fireplace enjoying wonderful views to the rear, study/bedroom 4, kitchen with Rangemaster stove, rear hall, utility room, downstairs shower room/WC, three bedrooms and a family bathroom. The outside south-facing garden is a delight, enjoying wonderful, open views over neighbouring farmland and towards the Malvern Hills. There are several outbuildings and a large, open timber-framed double car port with light and power.
With solid hardwood door. A brick and sealed unit double glazed entrance porch. Quarry tiled floor. Lantern light.
Dining Room - 3.6m (11.81ft) × 3.64m (11.94ft)
Ceiling light. UPVC double glazed window to front. 1/2 glazed doors to Kitchen, Sitting Room and Study/Bedroom 4.
Study/Bedroom 4 - 3.62m (11.87ft) × 2.17m (7.12ft)
Ceiling light. Heatstore night storage heater. UPVC double glazed window to front of property.
Sitting Room - 7.59m (24.9ft) × 4.09m (13.42ft)
Accessed from either the Dining Room or the kitchen, this spacious light and airy room enjoys fine views to the garden and open farmland beyond. Attractive brick feature Inglenook fireplace with quarry tiled hearth. Feature inset window with decorative glass. Ceiling beams. UPVC double glazed french patio doors opening to front south facing gardens. TV point. Two Heatstore night storage heaters. UPVC double glazed window to side of property.
Kitchen - 4.21m (13.81ft) × 3.76m (12.33ft)
With a wealth of exposed ceiling beams and accessed from the dining room, the kitchen offers a range of light, solid oak base cupboard units with inset feature spice drawers and additional draw units. Composite work surface over. One and a half sink with drainer and mixer tap over. Rangemaster 5 ring induction hob and Classic 110 double oven and grill. Ceramic tiled floor. Wall mounted ventilation fan. Ceiling lights. Double glazed UPVC window to rear. Part glazed door Rear Hall.
With part glazed door to rear of property. Wood effect floor. UPVC double glazed window to side of property. Storage cupboard housing fuse box. Heatstore night storage heater. ceiling recess spotlights. Stairs rising to first floor with feature glazed window through to Study/Bedroom 4. Door to utility room. Door to Downstairs Shower room/WC.
Downstairs Shower Room
Ceramic tile floor. Opaque double glazed UPVC window to rear. Matching white suite comprising low level WC and compact wash hand basin with storage cupboard under. Shower cubicle with tiled surround. Wall mounted Triton electric shower. Wall mounted ladder-style chrome heated towel rail.
Leading from rear hall. Ceramic tiled floor. UPVC double glazed window to rear aspect. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Composite worktop over with base unit under. Space for tall fridge/freezer. MORCO Super Compact wall mounted boiler. Ventilation fan. Ceiling light.
Split level landing with feature sloping ceilings. Recess ceiling spotlights. Range of feature wall beams
Master Bedroom - 3.44m (11.28ft) × 3.66m (12ft)
Affording wonderful views of the garden and open fields beyond. Feature sloping ceilings. Recess ceiling spotlights. UPVC double glazed window to front of property. Heatstore wall mounted night storage heater. TV point.
Bedroom 2 - 3.76m (12.33ft) × 3.31m (10.86ft)
UPVC double glazed window to rear. Feature sloping ceilings. TV point. Ceiling light.
Bedroom 3 - 2.33m (7.64ft) × 3.62m (11.87ft)
An L-shaped room with feature sloping ceilings. UPVC double glazed window to front of property. Recess ceiling spotlights.
With feature beams and sloping ceiling. A white suite comprising one and a half size shower cubicle with sliding door. Wall mounted Creda electric shower. Tiled surround. Corner bath.Pedestal wash hand basin. Low level WC. Opaque double glazed UPVC window to side of property. Wall mounted ventilation extractor fan. Night storage heater.
The property is approached from the rear via a five bar gate from Birts Street. Gravelled driveway leading to the front of the property with circular driveway providing ample parking space for several vehicles. The gardens are a delight and enjoy a wonderful setting with glorious south-facing views of open farmland and the countryside beyond. They are mainly laid to lawn with well stocked herbaceous borders and dotted with a variety of fruit trees - apple, plum, flowering cherry and damson. A paved patio surrounds the front of the property providing space for outside tables and chairs to enjoy the peaceful setting of the property. There are also several outside storage sheds within the grounds. The outside grounds extend to approaching one acre.
Detached Open Timber Car Port - 7.93m (26.01ft) × 4.88m (16.01ft)
Providing open-bay parking for several vehicles and additional storage space. Light and power are connected to the building. The present owners regularly use this space for social entertaining also.
We have been advised that mains water, electricity and drainage services are connected to the property. Central heating is provided by way of electric night storage heaters and the oven is fuelled by LPG gas. This information has not been checked with the respective service providers and interested parties may wish to make their own enquiries with the relevant local authority. No statement relating to services or appliances should be taken to infer that such items are in satisfactory working order and intending occupiers are advised to satisfy themselves where necessary.
Intending purchasers will be required to produce identification documentation and proof of funding in order to comply with The Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing and Transfer of Funds Regulations 2017. More information can be made available upon request. John Goodwin FRICS has made every effort to ensure that measurements and particulars are accurate however prospective purchases/tenants must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the accuracy of the information provided. No information with regard to planning use, structural integrity, tenure, availability/operation, business rates, services or appliances has been formerly verified and therefore prospective purchasers/tenants are requested to seek validation of all such matters prior to submitting a formal or informal intention to purchase/lease the property or enter into any contract.
We are advised (Subject to legal confirmation) that the property is freehold.
COUNCIL TAX BAND "C" This information may have been obtained by telephone call only and applicants are advised to consider obtaining written confirmation.
Energy Performance Certificate
The EPC rating for this property is ().
By appointment to be made through the Agent's Upton upon Severn Office, Tel: 01684 593125
MISREPRESENTATION ACT, 1967 - JOHN GOODWIN - Conditions under which Particulars are issued:
John Goodwin for himself and for the Vendors or lessors of this property whose agent he gives notice that:
- The particulars are set out as a general outline only for the guidance of intending purchasers or leasees and do not constitute, nor constitute part of, an offer or contract.
- All descriptions, dimensions, references to condition and necessary permissions for use and occupation and other details are given in good faith and are believed to be correct but any intending purchasers or tenants should not rely on them as statements or representations of fact but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each of them.
- No person in the employment of John Goodwin has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatever in relation to this property.
From the John Goodwin Upton office, take the A4104 out of Upton towards Welland. At the crossroads in Welland, turn left onto the B4208. Proceed over the common. Then after passing The Robin Hood Inn, continue for approximately 1 mile further taking the left hand turn signposted Birt's Street and Birtsmorton. After approximately 50 yards, a five bar gate on your right hand side will be seen - adjacent to a white rendered cottage. Proceed through the gate and along the gravelled driveway, which then leads around to the front of The Cottage. An agent's pointer board will be seen on the opposite side of the road to the five bar gate.
Upton upon Severn
Upton upon Severn, Worcestershire