Summary of Features
Fully refurbished and extended bungalow providing spacious accommodation (1,971 sq ft)
4 - 5 bedrooms, Master with en-suite shower room, family bathroom
2 reception rooms, study (bed 5), utility room and entrance hall
Spacious, bespoke oak fitted kitchen with a range of integrated appliances
Landscaped gardens, garden shed and ample parking
Mileages: Great Malvern 4½ miles, Colwall 5½ miles, Ledbury 7 miles, Worcester 12 miles, Gloucester 17½ miles, Hereford 21 miles, Cheltenham 22 miles, Birmingham (Centre) 52 miles Road: M50 (Jct 2) 5½ miles, M5 (Jct 8) 10 miles Railway: Great Malvern, Worcester and Gloucester Airport: Birmingham (49 miles), Bristol (60 miles)
In all about 0.70 Acres.
The property is situated on the edge of the popular village of Welland, with the Malvern Hills forming a spectacular backdrop to the property and Castlemorton Common only a short distance away. This is a beautiful and very accessible part of the countryside which is complemented by good local towns, schools and facilities, and with excellent access to the commercial centres of Worcester, Cheltenham and Birmingham; all with good rail links to London.
This well-maintained property is situated within a generous plot with views over farmland towards Bredon Hill and surrounding countryside. Originating from the 1940s, the property has been extended, most recently in 2000. It has latterly been fully refurbished to include re-wiring throughout, a new heating system and new double glazing. Spacious and light open plan kitchen/dining room with integrated appliances including fridge, freezer, dishwasher, microwave, double oven, hob and extractor hood. Large, bright sitting room with Chesneys wood-burning stove set on an attractive slate hearth. 4 bedrooms, spacious Master bedroom with en-suite shower room, and scope for a 5th bedroom (currently used as a study). 3 of the 4 bedrooms and the sitting room have a feature bay window overlooking the garden and enjoy views beyond.
The property is approached off a private lane which leads to a gated entrance and ample gravelled parking. There is scope to erect a garage, subject to PP. Attractive lawned gardens include a large rockery planted with a variety of mature shrubs and flowering plants. Secluded patio terraces, providing ideal external spaces for seasonal dining/entertaining. The property is securely bounded by a combination of timber fencing and mature hedging.
Mains electricity, water & drainage. Oil-fired central heating. The property is double-glazed throughout. Broadband is available and connected (BT landline).
Malvern Hills District Council: 01684 862151.
Band E; (£1,928.02 2016/17).
This property is not Listed.
Primary: Welland, Colwall, Eastnor, Ledbury & Malvern Secondary: Malvern and Ledbury provide good secondary schools. Further information available at: www.worcestershire.gov.uk and www.herefordshire.gov.uk Independent: Colwall, Malvern, Worcester & Hereford all have some outstanding independent schools. Further information available at: www.isc.co.uk
The thriving village of Welland is just under ½ mile away, and has a good range of amenities including a primary school, village hall, church, a village store/post office and 2 pubs. The Spa town of Malvern offers an excellent and broad range of services, including an array of independent shops, galleries, restaurants and quality supermarket as well as a respected theatre and two railway stations. The popular market town of Ledbury is also nearby. More extensive retail and cultural therapy is available at Worcester, Hereford, Cheltenham and Birmingham.
The spectacular Malvern Hills provide a wealth of sporting and recreational opportunities. Castlemorton Common also offers excellent access for walking and riding, with parts of the Common having been designated as a SSSI due to the diversity and wealth of wildlife. The Three Counties Showground at Malvern hosts a wide variety of year-round events, from national gardens shows, concerts & antique fairs to agricultural events. Malvern has a leisure & spa complex, tennis club and a golf club (Worcestershire Golf Club).
Direct trains to London (Paddington) available locally from Great Malvern (2½ hours), Worcester (2¼ hours) and Gloucester (2 hours).
Directions from M50 (Jct 2)
Head south on the A417 towards Gloucester and after ½ mile, turn left signposted to The Malverns. Continue for about 2 miles and at the end of the road, turn left onto the B4208 towards Malvern. Follow this road through Castlemorton Common towards Welland. Drive through Welland village, continuing over the staggered crossroads and after about ½ mile, at the brow of the hill, turn left into California Lane where the entrance to the property will be found on the left hand side.
Directions from Malvern
Head west on the A449 Wells Road, after about 3¼ miles turn left towards Welland. Continue onto Marlbank Road and into Welland, at the crossroads turn left onto the B4208 signposted to The Malverns and after about ½ mile, turn left into California Lane where the entrance to the property can be found on the left hand side.
By prior appointment via Grant & Co Estate Agents on 01531 637341.
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