Summary of Features
Detached, single-storey lodge house (1,444 sq ft)
3 double bedrooms; 1 en-suite plus a family bathroom
Modern fitted kitchen with integrated cooker and hob
2 reception rooms, with wood-burning stove & open fire
Large garden, double garage and ample parking
Recently refurbished rooms and a new reception room
Mileages: Bromyard ¾ mile, Leominster 12 miles, Malvern 13 miles, Hereford & Worcester 16 miles, Ledbury 18 miles, Ludlow 22 miles, Birmingham 45 miles Road: M5 (Jct 7) 17 miles, M50 (Jct 2) 22 miles Railway: Leominster, Malvern, Hereford Airport: Birmingham (50 miles), Bristol (72½ miles)
Winslow Lodge is situated in a semi-rural location close to the historic market town of Bromyard, also referred to as the "Town of Festivals", notable for its variety of traditional festivals held throughout the year. The property is also well placed for the local towns of Ledbury and Malvern, plus the cities of Hereford and Worcester, all offering further retail, educational and cultural amenities. This part of Herefordshire, which lies close to the Worcestershire border and is known for its traditional farms, undulating countryside and orchards.
This charming property, which has been tastefully refurbished by the current owner, dates back to the early 1900's and was the former lodge house for Buckenhill Manor. A spacious and light sitting room features French doors to the garden, engineered wooden flooring and wood-burning stove, whilst the dining room benefits from an open fire and large feature window. Modern fitted kitchen enjoying views to the Bromyard Downs; utility with fitted units and space for appliances. Three generously proportioned and light double bedrooms, one en-suite with independent access; perfect for guests, older children or potential rental/B&B. Smart new family bathroom with ceramic tiled floor (heated) and claw foot roll top bath.
The property is approached via a private, gated driveway leading to ample parking and the double garage. Large enclosed gardens of about ½ acre surround the property and are planted with a variety of mature shrubs and trees and enjoy a rural outlook. An ornamental stream with wooden bridge crosses part of the garden, providing an attractive feature. A smart gravelled patio area close to the house overlooks the gardens; ideal for al fresco dining. The gardens are south-facing and offer plenty of scope for keen gardeners.
Mains water and electricity. Private drainage (septic tank), Oil fired central heating. U/F heating (wet system) to sitting room, utility and bathroom. Broadband is available and connected.
Herefordshire Council: 01432 260000.
This property is not Listed.
Primary: Bromyard, Brockhampton, Bredenbury & Pencombe Secondary: Bromyard. Further information is available at: www.herefordshire.gov.uk Independent: Bredenbury, Gloucester, Malvern, Worcester & Hereford all have some outstanding independent schools. Further schools information is available at: www.isc.co.uk
Bromyard offers a good range of facilities to meet most domestic requirements; including a supermarket, acclaimed butcher/farm shop, theatre, leisure centre, doctor's surgery and community hospital. More extensive retail & cultural amenities are available at Malvern, Worcester and Birmingham.
Many fine walks along the Frome Valley, Bromyard Downs and through the Brockhampton Estate (National Trust), with the Malvern Hills only a short distance away. The area offers a variety of outdoor pursuits and sports clubs, including Bromyard Rugby, Cricket and Archery Clubs. There are also a variety of festivals and events held regularly within the locality and surrounding areas.
This property is mentioned in the book: "Bromyard: Manor, Minster and Town".
From Worcester M5 (Jct 7) follow the A 44 into Bromyard town. Turn right for the town centre on the B4203. Continue through Bromyard on to Old Road and turn right onto the B4214 Tenbury Wells road. Continue for about ¾ miles, the entrance to Winslow Lodge will be found on your right hand side, shortly after the Bromyard Sports Foundation on your right side. See the Grant & Co For Sale board.
By prior appointment via Grant & Co Estate Agents on 01531 637341.
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