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- 3 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- 1 Reception Rooms
- Contemporary Detached Barn Conversion
- Offering Beautifully Appointed Accommodation
- Finished To A High Specification With Quality Fittings
- Three Bedrooms (Master En Suite)
- Open Plan Living Dining Room
- Kitchen With Integrated Appliances
- South West Facing Garden With Views Across Adjoining Farmland
- Open Hay Barn With Swimming Pool
- Undeveloped Detached Dutch Barn With Planning Permission For Conversion
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A Unique Detached Barn Conversion Forming Part Of A Small Courtyard Development In A Sought After Rural Location Finished To An Exceptional Standard Offering Well Proportioned Three Bedroomed Accommodation Enjoying A South West Facing Garden, Parking, An Open Hay Barn With A Swimming Pool And A Detached Undeveloped Dutch Barn With Planning Permission For Conversion. Viewing Essential. EPC D.
Location & Description
The Lodge is situated in the small rural parish community of Mathon, which is located on the lower Western slopes of the Malvern Hills on the Herefordshire/Worcestershire border. Mathon is within striking distance of the very popular and sought after village of Colwall, which offers a good range of local facilities including shops, post office and pharmacy, schools, a doctor's surgery, churches, hotel and public houses. Colwall also has the benefit of a mainline railway with direct services to Birmingham New Street, Oxford and London Paddington. The centre of Great Malvern is approximately 4 miles distant, which offers a further range of amenities including Waitrose Supermarket and the famous Malvern Theatre and Cinema Complex. The thriving and expanding town of Ledbury is approximately 7 miles distant and has a range of local facilities and amenities and offers good transport links to the cities of Hereford, Gloucester and Cheltenham.
The Lodge is a unique converted single storey barn forming part of a small courtyard development of only three properties situated in a delightful rural location along the Herefordshire/Worcestershire border. The property was sympathetically converted in 2019 with external timber cladding and offers contemporary living finished to an exceptional standard. The accommodation is beautifully appointed with high quality fittings throughout including luxury bathrooms, fully equipped kitchen with integrated appliances, solid oak internal doors and Karndean flooring. The property benefits from oil central heating and powder coated aluminium double glazed windows and bi-fold doors. Flooded with natural light, the accommodation comprises an entrance hall with large built in cupboard, open plan living dining room, contemporary kitchen, master bedroom with en suite shower room, two further bedrooms and family bathroom. Outside, The Lodge enjoys a south west facing garden with views across adjoining farmland and a gravelled parking area to the front. The property further benefits from an open HAY BARN/STABLE with a heated SWIMMING POOL. There is also an adjacent undeveloped detached Dutch barn with considerable potential. THRESHING BARN The Threshing Barn is an L-shaped timber Dutch barn extending to approximately 3,800 sq ft. The Threshing Barn offers an exciting opportunity to create a contemporary home and benefits from an extant planning consent for conversion into two residential dwellings. However, due to a covenant restriction, a revised planning application will need to be submitted for conversion into one single dwelling. Outside, the Threshing Barn enjoys a large area of garden extending to approximately 0.4 OF AN ACRE. The accommodation with approximate dimensions is as follows;
Solid wood stable entrance door. Recessed spotlights, access to loft space, radiator, large built in cupboard with shelving and cupboards below, Karndean flooring. Doors to
Open Plan Living Dining Room - 18ft 10in (5.58m) × 16ft 10in (4.96m)
Bright and airy room enjoying a pleasant outlook across the garden and adjacent farmland beyond. Flooded with natural light through two Velux windows and Bi-fold doors leading to outside. Impressive vaulted ceiling with exposed ceiling beams, ceiling lights, two radiators, TV point. Feature Westfire Unique wood burning stove. Karndean flooring continuing into to
Luxury Kitchen - 16ft 10in (4.96m) × 7ft 9in (2.17m)
Contemporary style kitchen fitted with a comprehensive range of coloured floor and wall mounted soft closing units with work surfaces over, matching upstands and inset Blanco sink with bevelled drainer. The kitchen is well equipped with several integrated appliances including a DISHWASHER, tall FRIDGE, tall FREEZER, WASHER DRYER, electric DOUBLE OVEN, MICROWAVE, induction HOB with cooker hood over and a TWIN BIN store. There is a serving hatch through to the living/dining room and an additional floor to ceiling fitted cupboard ideal for storing coats and boots. Vaulted ceiling with exposed ceiling beams, two side facing windows, ceiling lights, radiator. Glazed door to garden.
Master Bedroom - 14ft 1in (4.34m) × 9ft 4in (2.79m)
Rear facing window overlooking the garden and adjacent farmland. Two Velux windows, ceiling light, radiator, TV point. Comprehensive range of floor to ceiling fitted wardrobes with shelves and hanging rails. Glazed door to garden. Door to
En Suite Shower Room
Contemporary suite comprising large walk in shower enclosure with fixed raindrop shower head and hand held shower attachment, vanity wash hand basin with cupboard below, low level WC. Side facing opaque glazed window, recessed spotlights, chrome ladder style towel rail, shaver socket, half height tiled walls, tiled floor.
Bedroom 2 - 10ft 9in (3.1m) × 9ft (2.79m)
Front facing window, ceiling light, radiator, TV point.
Bedroom 3 - 9ft 4in (2.79m) × 8ft 5in (2.48m)
Rear facing window overlooking the garden and adjacent farmland. Velux window, ceiling light, radiator, TV point.
Contemporary suite comprising panel bath with fixed raindrop shower head over and hand held shower attachment, combined toilet and sink vanity unit with additional storage cupboard and shelving above. Front facing window, recessed spotlights, extractor fan, chrome ladder style towel rail, shaver socket, part tiled walls, tiled floor.
The Lodge is approached by a shared sweeping driveway leading to a gravelled courtyard with a feature central island and mill stone. To the front of the property there is a gravelled parking area. The rear garden enjoys a sunny south west facing aspect with far reaching views across surrounding farmland. The garden has been designed with low maintenance in mind and features a large attractive patio seating area. There are outside lights and power sockets at strategic points. From the rear garden there is access to an open HAY BARN/STABLE with a heated SWIMMING POOL (8.5M x 2.5M). The swimming pool is heated via an air source heat pump and has electricity connected. The HAY BARN/STABLE has hardcore foundations and could be used as additional parking or storage for a caravan/motor home.
The Threshing Barn is an L-shaped timber Dutch barn extending to approximately 3,800 sq ft. The Threshing Barn offers an exciting opportunity to create a contemporary home and benefits from an extant planning consent for conversion into two residential dwellings. However, due to a covenant restriction, a revised planning application will need to be submitted for conversion into one single dwelling. The Threshing Barn is held on a separate title deed. Outside, the Threshing Barn enjoys a large area of garden extending to approximately 0.4 OF AN ACRE. Planning Permission 1) Planning Consent No MH2598/88 dated 24.10.88 2) Listed Building Consent No 2599/88 dated 24.10.88 3) Building Regulations Consent No 93/0459 dated 21.07.93 4) Certificate Of Lawful Development No P142150/V dated 15.07.14. All consents and plans are available from the Agent's Ledbury Office.
The Lodge and Threshing Barn lie within the curtilage of a listed building.
We have been advised that mains electricity and water are connected to the property. The heating is oil fired with foul drainage by way of a newly installed water treatment plant which complies with current standards. 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.
The Lodge and Threshing Barn lie within the curtilage of a listed building.
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 "D" 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 D (68).
By appointment to be made through the Agent's Ledbury Office (Tel: 01531 634648) or Colwall Office (01684 540300)
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From the Agent's Colwall office turn left onto the Walwyn Road and left again into Old Church Road. After a short distance turn right onto Mathon Road. Continue along this road and after approximately one mile take the turning on the left signed posted to Cradley. Continue along this road joining onto Harcourt Road after the sharp left hand bend. Shortly after the bend, Moat Farm can be found on the right hand side. Continue along the driveway and on reaching the gravelled courtyard, The Lodge is on the left hand side.
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