Essington Cottage, Holywell Road, Malvern, WR14 4LE

2 Bedroom Detached
£300,000 Guide Price
£300,000 Guide Price

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  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • 1 Reception Rooms


  • Grade II Listed Detached Cottage
  • Fantastic Views Across The Severn Valley
  • Easy Access To The Malvern Hills
  • Two Bedrooms
  • Private Garden
  • Garage And Parking
  • No Chain


A Delightfully Situated Grade II Listed Detached Cottage Affording Fantastic Views Across The Severn Valley With Easy Access To The Malvern Hills And The Victorian Spa Town Of Great Malvern. The Accommodation Of Entrance Hall, Dining Kitchen, Sitting Room, Two Bedrooms And Bathroom Benefits From Gas Central Heating, Garage, Parking And A Private Garden. No Chain

Location & Description

Essington Cottage enjoys a lovely setting on the Eastern slopes of the Malvern Hills approximately two miles south of the bustling centre of Great Malvern where there is a fine range of amenities including shops and banks, Waitrose supermarket, the renowned theatre and cinema complex and the Splash leisure pool and gymnasium. For those who require good transport communications the property is handily placed just seven miles from Upton where there is direct access on to the M50 motorway. There is a mainline railway station about two miles distance providing links to London Paddington, Birmingham and The Midlands, Hereford and South Wales. The house is ideally situated for some of the most highly regarded primary and secondary school education, notably The Chase High School and for anyone who enjoys the outdoor life Essington Cottage is only a few minutes walk from the open slopes of the Malvern Hills and about half a mile from Malvern Common.

Essington Cottage is a Grade II Listed double fronted house situated in a beautiful setting, enjoying panoramic and far reaching views across the Severn Valley to Bredon Hill beyond. The property is approached from Holywell Road via a shared gravel driveway with Essington House. There is parking for two vehicles and access to the garage block. One of the key selling points of this property is the private garden as well as its excellent setting affording easy access to the Malvern Hills and being close to the amenities of Great Malvern. The front door opens to the accommodation that benefits from gas central heating and comprises in more detail

Entrance Hall

A welcoming space with balustraded stair case rising to first floor. Ceiling light point, meter cupboard, useful understairs storage cupboard, period doors to

Sitting Room - 14ft 4in (4.34m) × 15ft 8in (4.65m)

Enjoying a lovely east facing bay window with views to the Severn Valley. Ceiling light point, wall light points, gas effect stove set on hearth. Radiator, alcoves to either side of chimney.

Dining Kitchen - 14ft 4in (4.34m) × 13ft 3in (4.03m)

Range of drawer and cupboard base units with roll edged work top over and matching wall units with under lighting. Integrated four ring stainless steel gas HOB under a matching extractor with single OVEN under. One and a half bowl stainless steel sink with mixer tap and drainer. Integrated FRIDGE FREEZER and WASHING MACHINE. Cupboard housing the wall mounted boiler. Glazed bay window to front affords a view to Bredon Hill. Ceiling light point, radiator and tiled splashback. First Floor


Glazed window to rear, ceiling light point, loft hatch. Pine door to

Bedroom 1 - 14ft 9in (4.34m) × 13ft 4in (4.03m)

Splendid views on offer across the Severn Valley through the glazed bay windows. A double bedroom with decorative picture rail, ceiling light point and radiator.

Bedroom 2 - 14ft 8in (4.34m) × 11ft 10in (3.41m)

glazed bay window to front with views over the Severn Valley. A further double bedroom with picture rail, ceiling light point and radiator.


Opaque glazed sash window to front, ceiling light point. White suite of low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, panelled bath with thermostatically controlled shower over. Tiled splashbacks, wall mounted heated towel rail. Wall mounted shaver point and extractor fan.


One of the key selling points of this property is the private garden which has a gravelled seating area and planted beds and continues in tiers given over to a Raspberry patch and raised beds. At the north aspect of the house is a further enclosed garden. To the east is a Strawberry Tree which carries a Tree Preservation Order in place.

Garage - 19ft 5in (5.89m) × 8ft 7in (2.48m)

With double doors to front. Attached to the side wall of the garage and in the garden is a lean-to style GREENHOUSE


We have been advised that mains gas, electricity, water and drainage are 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.

Agents Notes

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. To the best of our knowledge and that of our vendor, Essington Cottage have a financial obligation to contribute to any cost related to the upkeep of the area of driveway used by the owners of the cottage. Approximately five years ago the current owner made a contribution of £80 to £90 towards the re-gravelling of the driveway. There have been no costs associated with this since.

Council Tax

COUNCIL TAX BAND "B" This information may have been obtained by telephone call only and applicants are advised to consider obtaining written confirmation.

Energy Performance Certificate

The property is Grade II Listed and exempt from needing an Energy Performance Certificate


By appointment to be made through the Agent's Malvern Office, Tel: 01684 892809

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:

  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.

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From the Agents office in Malvern proceed south along the A449 Wells Road towards Ledbury for approximately two miles, forking right at the sign for the Cottage in the Wood into Holywell Road. Essington House is on the left hand side and the entrance to the building faces you after approximately 200 yards


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