Summary of Features
Spacious detached 3 bedroom cottage (1647 sq ft) with rural outlook
Fitted kitchen, separate utility room & downstairs WC
3 reception rooms including sitting room with wood-burner
3 good-sized bedrooms, bathroom with shower
Enclosed garden, outbuildings and ample parking
Mileages: Redmarley (village) 1 mile, Ledbury 5½ miles, Malvern & Gloucester 12 miles, Tewkesbury & Ross-on-Wye 13 miles, Cheltenham 16½ miles, Worcester 18 miles, Hereford 20½ miles, Birmingham 50 miles
Road: M50 (Jct 2) 1 mile, M5 (Jct 8) 11½ miles
Railway: Ledbury, Malvern, Gloucester
Airport: Bristol & Birmingham (55 miles)
The property is situated on the edge of the village of Redmarley, or Redmarley d'Abitot, which is a delightful village located on the borders of the Three Counties. This popular area of Gloucestershire is characterised by traditional farms, open fields and wooded hills, and offers excellent links to the motorway network and to the rest of the country; with Cheltenham, Gloucester and Birmingham all easily accessible.
Sheffy Oak Cottage
This spacious, detached cottage originally dates back to the 1900s and was latterly extended to provide generous accommodation. The comfortable sitting room features an inglenook-style fireplace with wood-burning stove, whilst the light and bright garden room offers good additional living space, perfect as a family/games room or summer sitting room. Fitted kitchen with ample storage and integrated cooker and dishwasher, double aspect dining room and separate utility room offering additional storage and space for appliances. Good-sized Master bedroom with built-in wardrobes and storage with scope for a dressing room/en-suite, 2 further bedrooms and family bathroom with shower, which doubles as a steam room.
The property is approached via a private, gated driveway leading to ample parking. Private lawned garden bounded by mature hedging and timber fencing, with rockery and ornamental ponds, offering scope for keen gardeners. Brick and timber workshop with electricity supply, additional workshop/store, single garage and log store. The property enjoys a rural outlook with the benefit of good access to local amenities.
Mains electricity supplemented by solar panels. Mains water. Private drainage (septic tank). Oil-fired central heating. Broadband is available and connected.
Forest of Dean District Council: 01594 810000.
This property is not Listed.
Primary: Pendock, Redmarley, Bromesberrow, Staunton & Corse
Secondary: Newent, Ledbury. Further information available at: http://www.fdean.gov.uk and www.herefordshire.gov.uk
Independent: Malvern, Cheltenham, Hereford & Worcester all have some outstanding independent schools. Further information available at: www.isc.co.uk
The village of Redmarley has a church, primary school, village hall, playgroup and pub. Staunton & Corse (3 miles) has a post office and village store, a bakers, doctors' surgery, garden centre, pub and garage. The busy market town of Ledbury offers a wide range of shops and amenities to meet most day-to-day requirements. A broader range of shopping and leisure facilities can be found close by in Malvern and Tewkesbury, with more extensive retail and cultural facilities available in Cheltenham and Gloucester.
Redmarley has its own village cricket, tennis and football clubs, and the surrounding area provides a wealth of sporting and recreational opportunities, particularly in the Malvern Hills and the Severn Valley, both renowned for their outstanding natural beauty. There are leisure centres & swimming pools in both Ledbury and Newent. A wide variety of events, from antique fairs to agricultural shows, take place at The Three Counties Showground, Malvern, throughout the year. Ski and snowboard Centre can be found at Gloucester.
The property is UPVC double-glazed throughout.
From Jct 2 M50: take the A417 Gloucester Road south towards Redmarley for about 1 mile, after the first left-hand turn, signposted The Malverns, continue for about 0.3 mile where the property can be located on the right hand side, as denoted by the Sale Board (just prior to the left hand turn signposted Lowbands & Pendock). Turn into the driveway entrance and park.
By prior appointment via Grant & Co Estate Agents on 01531 637341.