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- 2 Bedrooms
- 1 Bathrooms
- 2 Reception Rooms
- Detached Bungalow In Need Of Refurbishment
- Generous Grounds Extending To 0.5 Acres
- Semi Rural Location
- Two Bedrooms
- Two Reception Rooms
- Kitchen, Utility Porch
- Ample Parking, Single Garage
A Delightfully Located 1930's Detached Bungalow In Need Of Cosmetic Refurbishment And Offering The Potential For Further Development Subject To The Relevant Permissions Being Sought. Set In Generous Grounds Approaching 0.5 Acres In A Semi Rural Location On The Outskirts Of Malvern. The Accommodation Of Entrance Porch, Entrance Hall, Sitting Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, Utility Porch, Side Porch, Two Double Bedrooms And A Bathroom Benefits From Oil Fired Central Heating, Double Glazing, Off Road Parking And Garage. Energy Rating G
Location & Description
Located in a semi rural location on the outskirts of Malvern Link on a 'No through Road' this beautifully located 1930's detached bungalow offers views over the surrounding farmland. A regular bus service runs along the A449 giving easy access to Malvern and Worcester. There are mainline railway stations at Great Malvern and Malvern Link that offer direct links to Worcester, Birmingham, London, Hereford and South Wales. Junction 7 of the M5 motorway just outside Worcester brings The Midlands, South West and South Wales into an easy commute. Shopping centres in Great Malvern, Malvern Link, the city of Worcester and the retail park off Townsend Way offer a range of independent shop with High Street names, supermarkets, community and leisure activities.
St Ives is a beautifully positioned double fronted dormer bungalow which was originally built in the 1930's. Although the current owners have maintained the property to a good standard it is now in need of cosmetic refurbishment and also subject to the relevant permissions being sought offers an opportunity to extend and develop further. One of the key selling points of the property are the generous grounds (extending to almost 0.5 of an acre) which wrap around the bungalow to three sides and offer the views over the surrounding farmland. The property is approached via Monksfield Lane which is a 'no through road'. Double vehicular gates give access to a private stone chip driveway which opens to the side of the bungalow and allows ample parking for vehicles and give access to the attached single garage. Set back from the road behind a lawned foregarden with planted beds and enclosed by a fenced and hedge perimeter. From the driveway a stone chipped path leads to the UPVC double glazed front door set into an arched brick façade, set between the two symmetrical bay windows. The accommodation which benefits from oil fired central heating, double glazing and its own private water supply from a well (mains water is available in the road outside) is in need of some cosmetic refurbishment but offer light an airy rooms. The accommodation in more detail comprises:
Ceiling light point, quarry tiled floor, obscured glazed wooden door with matching side panels opens to
Ceiling light point, radiator. Access to boarded loft space with radiator, skylight and pull down ladder. This area (subject to the relevant permissions being sought could be converted into additional accommodation). Door to
Sitting Room - 14ft 11in (4.34m) × 11ft 10in (3.41m)
A lovely room flooded with natural light through the double glazed bay window to front aspect. Glazed double doors opening to the side porch. Ceiling light point, coving to ceiling, radiator and electric fire.
Side Porch/Garden Room - 13ft 3in (4.03m) × 4ft 1in (1.24m)
Double glazed windows to three sides, quarry tiled floor, wall lights and power. A pleasant area to sit. Double glazed door leading to driveway.
Dining Room - 12ft (3.72m) × 11ft 11in (3.41m)
Double glazed window to side overlooking farmland. Ceiling light point, coving to ceiling. Radiator and fireplace. Door to
Kitchen - 11ft 7in (3.41m) × 7ft 5in (2.17m)
Double glazed window to side overlooking farmland. Range of drawer and cupboard base units with roll edge worktop over and matching wall units. Space and connection point for electric cooker and undercounter fridge. One and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap. Ceiling light point, tiled splashback, radiator and quarry tiled floor. Door to utility porch (described later).
Bedroom 1 - 14ft 5in (4.34m) × 11ft 11in (3.41m)
Wide double glazed bay window to front. A generous double bedroom with ceiling light point, coving and radiator.
Bedroom 2 - 12ft 11in (3.72m) × 12ft (3.72m)
Double glazed bay window and glazed porthole window to rear. Ceiling light point, coving to ceiling, radiator.
Fitted with a low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, panelled bath. Tiled splashback, ceiling light point and radiator. Obsecured double glazed window.
Utility Porch - 12ft (3.72m) × 6ft 7in (1.86m)
Double glazed window and double glazed door to side patio and driveway. Pedestrian door to garage (described later). Small stainless steel sink, space and connection point for washing machine. Ceiling light point and power.
The grounds to the bungalow mainly lay to the rear and extend to approximately 0.5 acres. From the driveway a gravel path continues past planted beds previously used for the growing of vegetables. There is a lawn which continues past a range of SHEDS and small outbuildings, ideal for storage. GREENHOUSE. A further lawned area enclosed by a low brick wall. An entrance between a low hedge gives access to the orchard that offer views over the surrounding farmland. The whole garden is enclosed by a hedged and fenced perimeter.
Garage - 14ft 5in (4.34m) × 9ft 9in (2.79m)
Up and over door to front. Light and power.
There is currently a pending planning application for a single track road with passing bays to be created between the layby on the A449 and Charles Farnon & Co. It will pass across the far field behind the St Ives and will benefit the property as traffic to Charles Farnon & Co will then not have to use Monksfield Lane. Further information about the planning application can be found on the Malvern Hills Planning Portal www.plan.malvernhills.gov.uk under the planning reference 18/01733/FUL
We have been advised that mains electricity is believed to be 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 enforced from 01/01/2020 relating to soakaways and septic tanks. The septic tank is also within 50 meters of the water supply which is pumped via a private well although there is mains water in the road but not connected to the property. 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 "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 G (18).
By appointment to be made through the Agent's Malvern Office, Tel: 01684 892809
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From the agents office in Great Malvern proceed north along the A449 towards Worcester. Follow the road downhill and through Malvern Link and upon reaching the roundabout take the second exit continuing along the A449 towards Worcester. After approximately 1.1 miles, immediately after the layby pull in turn left into Monksfield Lane and proceed for approximately 0.3 miles where the property will be found on the right hand side as indicated by the agents For Sale board.
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