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- 5 Bedrooms
- 1 Bathrooms
- 3 Reception Rooms
- Individual Detached Bungalow
- More Recently Extended To Provide Extremely Generous Accommodation
- Fine Views Across Worcestershire
- Four Bedrooms And Study/Bedroom 5
- Useful Basement Room
- Large Garden
- Double Garage
In Need Of Refurbishment And Offering Potential For Further Development, A Highly Individual Detached Bungalow, Originally Dating Back To The 1920's But More Recently Extended To Provide Extremely Generous Accommodation With Fine Views Across Worcestershire, Currently Comprising Porch, Hall, Cloakroom, Lounge, Dining Room, Living Room, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Four Bedrooms, Study/Bedroom 5, Bathroom, Useful Basement Room, Double Garage And A Large Garden. Energy Rating "D"
Location & Description
The property enjoys a convenient location less than a mile from the historic and cultural spa town of Great Malvern where there is a comprehensive range of amenities including shops and banks, Waitrose supermarket, the renowned theatre and cinema complex and the Splash leisure pool and gymnasium. There are further shops more locally available in Newtown Road itself and in nearby Malvern Link where there are also two service stations, a bank and takeaways. Educational facilities are second to none. There are a number of local primary schools and Dyson Perrins Secondary School all within a half mile radius and further afield is The Chase Secondary as well as Malvern College and Malvern St James Girls School. Transport communications are excellent. There is a mainline railway station within walking distance near Malvern Link and Junction 7 of the M5 motorway at Worcester is about eight miles.
123 Newtown Road is a traditional detached bungalow, originally believed to date back to the late 1920's but since extended to provide extremely generous and flexible family accommodation. It commands an impressive setting on elevated ground in a large mature garden from which there are fine views across the rooftops of Malvern towards the Worcestershire countryside in the far distance. The property itself is in need of updating and refurbishment and currently includes an entrance porch, reception hall, cloakroom with WC, kitchen/breakfast room, lounge, dining room, living room, an office/bedroom 5, four principal bedrooms and a bathroom. It also has gas fired central heating but it should be noted that this is not currently functioning. Outside a long driveway leads to a parking area and to a double garage. Within the grounds there are a number of small outbuildings and a caravan that will remain with the property. The bungalow is being sold as seen. Ground Floor
Part glazed door to
Radiator, open tread staircase to first floor and to bedroom 3 (described later).
Close coupled WC, vanity wash hand basin and window.
Bathroom - 10ft (3.1m) × 6ft (1.86m)
Panelled bath, pedestal wash basin, close coupled WC, radiator, two double glazed windows, infa-red wall mounted fire, airing cupboard with factory lagged cylinder.
Kitchen - 9ft 10in (2.79m) × 9ft 10in (2.79m)
Range of floor and eye level cupboards with worksurfaces and tiled surrounds incorporating a single drainer stainless steel sink. The electric cooker, washing machine, fridge, dishwasher and stainless steel extractor canopy will all be included as part of this sale. Double glazed window to front aspect.
Study/Bedroom 5 - 12ft (3.72m) × 10ft 10in (3.1m)
Radiator, double glazed window to side aspect.
Lounge - 17ft 9in (5.27m) × 12ft 1in (3.72m)
The maximum measurement stated includes the open plan dining room (described later). Fireplace with brick surround, timber mantle and tiled hearth supporting a gas fire (not tested). To one side of the fireplace are low brick plinths with timber surfaces ideal for display purposes or providing a stand for TV. Bow window to front aspect. Radiator. Archway leading directly into
Dining Room - 12ft (3.72m) × 12ft 1in (3.72m)
Radiator, window to side aspect, glazed doors leading into front garden.
Living Room - 20ft 1in (6.2m) × 13ft 7in (4.03m)
Brick feature fireplace with tiled hearth supporting a woodburner. Timber mantle, two wall light points, two radiators, understairs cupboard, window to side aspect, pair of UPVC double glazed doors leading into garden. Stairs leading to first floor and bedroom 4 (described later).
Two built-in cloaks cupboards.
Bedroom 1 - 11ft 11in (3.41m) × 7ft 2in (2.17m)
Radiator and double glazed window to rear aspect.
Bedroom 2 - 14ft 11in (4.34m) × 12ft (3.72m)
Two radiators, window to side aspect. Shower cubicle. First Floor
Bedroom 3 - 16ft 4in (4.96m) × 11ft 5in (3.41m)
maximum as this room has a sloping ceiling and a central pillar. This room is approached via the staircase from the main reception hall. Radiator, Velux window, fitted wardrobe and door leading to
Fully boarded and providing very useful storage.
Bedroom 4 - 14ft (4.34m) × 13ft 9in (4.03m)
These are maximum measurements as this room also has a sloping ceiling. Approached from the living room it has a window, radiator, fitted shelving and two undereaves cupboards. Access directly to
Factory lagged cylinder, radiator and window.
Storeroom - 20ft (6.2m) × 5ft 7in (1.55m)
This room is part of a more recent extension to the bungalow and could potentially be integrated into the main accommodation. It has two windows but currently only enjoys external access from the garden. Lower Ground Floor
Basement Workshop/Cellar - 16ft (4.96m) × 9ft 5in (2.79m)
This very useful room is excellent for storage, has power and light connected and is the location for the gas fired central heating boiler. It only has external access directly from the garden.
A long partly made up driveway (shared with neighbours) provides vehicular access to 123 Newtown Road. The last section of this driveway is tarmaced and leads into the private grounds of the property itself. At the top of the driveway is a parking area and the
Double Garage - 17ft 2in (5.27m) × 17ft 5in (5.27m)
Up and over door, side door, power and lighting, window and a further sliding door at the rear which is wide enough to provide vehicular passage. Standing on the eastern slopes of the Malvern Hills, the large garden and grounds are mainly laid to grass with borders and mature shrubs and trees, enclosed by fenced hedging. Immediately adjacent to the side of the bungalow is a large level paved terrace/seating area from which one can sit out and enjoy the fine views across the rooftops of Malvern. Included within the garden is a caravan, a Wendy House and garden store (both on timber construction) as well as a useful open bay steel framed shelter.
We have been advised that mains gas, electricity, water and drainage are connected to the property. The property has a gas fired central heating system serving radiators. However it should be noted that the system does require repair and is not currently functional. 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
The EPC rating for this property is D (56).
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From the agents office in Great Malvern proceed north along the A449 Worcester Road towards Link Top. After about half a mile at the first set of traffic lights at Link Top turn left (signed Leigh Sinton) following the road round sharply to the right into Newtown Road. Continue for some distance passing shops on your right hand side before turning left (opposite Hospital Bank) onto a concealed partly made up driveway. Number 123 Newtown Road is at the very top end of this driveway.
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