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- 2 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- 2 Reception Rooms
- Spacious Apartment In Glorious Parkland Setting
- Walking Distance Of Ledbury Town
- Two Bedrooms Both With En-Suite
- Two Reception Rooms
- Communal Reception Hall For Meetings & Functions And Large Cellar And Store Room
- Parkland Setting With Communal Gardens
- Allocated Parking
- NO CHAIN
A Most Impressive Spacious Apartment Forming Part Of The Exclusive Grade II Upper Hall Estate, An Historic Former Mansion House In A Glorious Parkland Setting, A Short Walk From The Town Centre Whilst Adjoining Open Countryside And Woodland. EPC: D.
Location & Description
Upper Hall is just a short walk from the country town of Ledbury a thriving and expanding town which has a range of local facilities and amenities including shops, schools, churches, restaurants, theatre, doctors surgeries, community hospital and a mainline railway station, with direct links to Hereford, Worcester, Birmingham New Street, Oxford, Reading and London Paddington. The cities of Hereford, Worcester and Gloucester are all approximately 16 miles distant with the M50 motorway available approximately 4 miles to the south of the town.
An exclusive property which forms part of the Upper Hall Estate, an historic former Grade II mansion house just a short walk from Ledbury town centre yet in a secluded parkland setting adjoining open countryside and woodland. The Upper Hall estate was established approximately 800 years ago and the present hall, although predominently Georgian, has massive medieval stone foundations and imposing Jacobean and Victorian wings. A comprehensive restoration of the estate was undertaken in the late 1990s with the removal of all the 20th century additions, which had resulted from its use as a grammar school between 1922 and 1991 and the retention and repair of many of the finest original features. The surrounding park was remodelled and planted with some magnificent trees imported from the New World in the mid 19th century. There are 7 properties within the main house of Upper Hall and number 8 is predominantly on the ground floor with a first floor bedroom and bathroom. The apartment is unique and impressive featuring oak panelling, carved fireplaces and friezes, and shuttered windows. With gas fired central heating it comprises, an entrance hall, impressive inner hall, superb drawing room, wood panelled dining room / study, breakfast kitchen, cloakroom, master bedroom with en suite wet room all on the ground floor. On the first floor is a guest bedroom with bathroom. In the main building of Upper Hall is a communal reception, used for social events and meetings, and in the basement is a large cellar and store room. There is allocated car parking to the rear of the house, and visitors parking.
Entrance Hall - 11ft 7in (3.41m) × 11ft 2in (3.41m)
Double wooden front door. Airing Cupboard with plumbing for washing machine, space for tumble drier, hot water tank and wall mounted gas fired central heating boiler. Cloaks cupboard. Door to Inner Hall. Stairs to first floor.
Wc. Wash hand basin. Wall tiling. Extractor fan. Radiator.
Inner Hall - 11ft 7in (3.41m) × 11ft 3in (3.41m)
A superb room with beautiful carved fire surround with carved wood panel over and intricately carved wooden frieze to the ceiling. Wooden panelling to walls. Shutters to the glazed doors to the kitchen. Door to:
Drawing Room - 29ft 8in (8.99m) × 18ft 5in (5.58m)
A most impressive room with a deep bay fitted with sash windows and shutters overlooking the parkland to the front of the property. Further full height window to rear. Carved wooden frieze to ceiling and plaster coving. Ornately carved fire surround with inset coal effect gas fire. Alcove with cupboards and shelving. Radiator and underfloor heating.
Sitting Room - 16ft 9in (4.96m) × 16ft 7in (4.96m)
The walls in the dining room are all of painted wood panelling. Sash windows to the front of the property with shutters. Carved wooden and cast iron fire surround with inset coal effect gas fire. Radiator. TV & telephone points. Stunning views of the gardens and grounds. Underfloor heating.
Kitchen - 11ft 7in (3.41m) × 11ft 3in (3.41m)
Fitted with an attractive range of light wood units comprising base and drawer units with Corian work surfaces and tiled splashbacks. One and a half bowl Corian sink unit. Wall cupboards. FITTED FRIDGE AND FREEZER. FITTED DISHWASHER. NEFF MICROWAVE AND COOKER. NEFF CERAMIC HOB WITH EXTRACTOR FAN OVER. Corian breakfast bar. Inset ceiling spotlights. Door to communal gardens and seating area.
Master Bedroom - 19ft 3in (5.89m) × 13ft 8in (4.03m)
With oak panelling to walls and shuttered sash windows to the rear of the property. Dado rail. Ornante coving to ceiling. Radiators. Door to:
En-Suite Shower Room
Tiled shower cubicle with mains shower. Further over head shower with screening and tiled surround. Wash hand basin. Wc. Shaver point. Inset ceiling spotlights. Radiator. Door to airing cupboard with heater.
First Floor Landing
Bedroom 2 - 14ft 11in (4.34m) × 14ft 10in (4.34m)
Two shuttered sash windows to the rear of the property. Triple wardrobe, one with mirrored door and cupboards over. Radiator. Door to:
Panelled bath with telephone type shower. Wash hand basin. Wc. Wall tiling. Spotlights to ceiling. Radiator. Towel rail. Window to rear.
The property is served by a private vehicular driveway and is just a short walk from Ledbury town centre via Church Lane. There is allocated car parking together with visitors car parking spaces. The property enjoys a wonderful parkland setting with a wide sweeping lawn to the front bordered by a wide variety of trees understood to have been imported from the New World in the mid 19th century and further planting has been undertaken in the same style. To the north of the property there are extensive walks through adjoining woodland and open countryside.
We have been advised that mains services 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.
Total area of approx. 192.6sq.metres (2073.4 sq.feet)
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 verification) that the property is Leasehold. The property is held on a 999 year lease from 1999. There is a management committee and service charge for the maintenance of the common parts and the grounds, window cleaning and buildings insurance. The ground rent is £50pa and the annual service charge is £5146.00
COUNCIL TAX BAND "G" 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 (57).
By appointment to be made through the Agent's Ledbury Office (Tel: 01531 634648)
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From the crossroads adjacent to the office take the road to Malvern after approximately ½ a mile and on the sharp left bend turn left along a private driveway adjacent to a lodge house proceed along the driveway and around the back of the main hall there are parking areas and access into the main reception hall. Apartment 8 has it's own independent access
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