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- 2 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- 2 Reception Rooms
- Popular Village Location
- Grade II Listed Cottage
- Characterful Accommodation
- Beautiful Setting
- Two Bedrooms
- Two Reception Rooms
- Lovely, Generous And Mature Garden
- Ample Parking
- Shower Room And Bathroom
- No Chain
A Beautifully Situated Extended Grade II Listed Cottage In A Splendid And Most Popular Village Location. Offering Generous Grounds This Cottage Has Character And Charm With Well Presented Rooms Comprising Sitting Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, Garden Room, Cloakroom/Shower Room, Two Double Bedrooms And Bathroom. Ample Off Road Parking, Central Heating And Lovely Landscaped Garden. No Chain.
Location & Description
Ripple enjoys a quiet spot in the centre of Longley Green, a small village on the Herefordshire/Worcestershire border. It is only a short distance to the local post office and stores and there is a nearby public house. It is also well placed for access to a number of major centres including Great Malvern (5 miles), Worcester (11 miles) and Hereford (18 miles). Junction 7 of the M5 motorway is just outside Worcester and brings the Midlands and South West into an easy commute. There are mainline railway stations in Malvern offering direct links to London, Worcester, Birmingham, Hereford and South Wales.
Ripple is a superbly situated Grade II listed timber framed cottage within a popular and much sought after village location. The living accommodation has been well maintained by the current owner and has been extended to create well proportioned rooms all set within a generous landscaped plot centred around a wonderful Willow tree and bubbling brook. The wooden front door with glazed side panel opens to the living accommodation which has much character and charm coupled with the amenities of modern day living including central heating and part double glazing. A five bar gate to the side of the property opens to provide vehicle access to a block paved driveway where there is ample parking. The living accommodation in more detail comprises
Featuring an exposed stone wall to one side, ceiling light point, door to Master Bedroom (described later) and step down into
Garden Room/Rear Porch - 5ft 8in (1.55m) × 18ft 9in (5.58m)
A bank of double glazed windows overlooking the lovely garden and double glazed door giving access to the rear. Two ceiling light points, radiator, door to Sitting Room (described later) and door opening through to
Double glazed window to rear, fitted with a low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, shower enclosure with thermostatically controlled shower over. Radiator, ceiling light point.
Sitting Room - 11ft 10in (3.41m) × 12ft 1in (3.72m)
A lovely cosy room the main focal point of which is an Inglenook fireplace with original bread oven and a wood burning stove set on a tiled hearth with wooden mantle over. The room has exposed wall and ceiling timbers reflecting the character of this home. Ceiling light point, radiator. Window to front and internal glazed window looking through to the Garden Room. Entrance leading through to
Dining Room - 11ft 11in (3.41m) × 11ft 1in (3.41m)
Double glazed window to rear, exposed wall and ceiling timbers. Open wooden balustrade staircase rising to first floor with useful under stairs recess. Radiator, ceiling light point and conveniently adjacent to
Kitchen - 10ft 7in (3.1m) × 6ft 10in (1.86m)
Obscure glazed window to side, double glazed window to rear overlooking the rear garden. Fitted with a range of Shaker style wooden drawer and cupboard base units with rolled edge worktop over and matching wall units. Stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, space and connection point for electric cooker and washing machine. Exposed wall and ceiling timbers. Ceiling light point, radiator, wall mounted boiler. Tiled splash backs, wall mounted extractor fan.
Master Bedroom - 22ft 7in (6.82m) × 15ft 1in (4.65m)
Door opens from the entrance hall into this generous room which could double as a further reception room or could be divided into two rooms making it a very versatile and useful space. Double glazed windows to three aspects incorporating a double glazed pedestrian door leading out to the rear patio. Two radiators, inset ceiling light points.
Landing - 11ft 10in (3.41m) × 5ft 1in (1.55m)
Exposed wall and ceiling timbers. Curtained off railed wardrobe area. This could also make a useful study area. Doors opening through to
Bedroom 1 - 12ft 1in (3.72m) × 12ft 3in (3.72m)
Window to rear, half vaulted ceiling, exposed wall and ceiling timbers. Exposed brick fireplace, ceiling light point, radiator.
Obscure glazed windows to sides. Low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, panelled bath with mixer tap and shower head fitment. Radiator, tiled splash backs, inset ceiling spot lights. Airing cupboard with shelving and radiator.
The property has a lovely south facing garden which extends to approximately half an acre, alongside a meandering and bubbling brook. Across the rear of the property is a paved patio, which opens to the parking area and from where the pleasantries of this private and secluded garden can be enjoyed. The main garden can be accessed via three separate paths through the planted sloped beds displaying colour and vibrance throughout the year. The paths descend to a lawned area the main focal point of which is a lovely Weeping Willow set alongside the brook. To the right hand side of the property is a further garden area which has been left to naturalise. Throughout the garden there are a number of specimen trees. Attached to the property is a lean-to GREENHOUSE and further benefits from a SHED, LOG STORE, water tap and power socket as well as outside light point.
We have been advised that mains services are connected to the property. Drainage is to a private septic tank. We are awaiting confirmation as to if the septic tank complies to Septic Tank Regulations brought in on 1/01/2015 and due to be enforced from 01/01/2020 relating to soakaways and septic tanks. 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 purchasers/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 "E" This information may have been obtained by telephone call only and applicants are advised to consider obtaining written confirmation.
Energy Performance Certificate
Exempt Grade II Listed
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From Great Malvern proceed north along the A449 Worcester Road taking the first fork left signed West Malvern and Bromyard. After 200 yards bear right onto the B4219 Cowleigh Road towards Bromyard. Follow this route out of the built up areas and into open countryside. Continue along this road for approximately 3/4 of a mile to the junction with the A4103 Hereford to Worcester Road. At this junction turn left towards Hereford continuing for approximately 200 yards. Take the right hand turn opposite the church signed Birchwood. Follow this route for approximately 2.5 miles where you will come to a 'T' junction in the village of Longley Green. At this junction turn left and proceed for a short distance where the property can be found on the left hand side as indicated by the agent's for sale board and just before the post office.
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