4 bedroom cottage for sale

Old Hills, Callow End, Worcestershire, WR2 4TQ

Guide Price £545,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Character Property
  • Period Features
  • Feature Fireplace
  • 2 Receptions
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Central Heating
  • Garden(s)
  • Garage Parking

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Overview
Housenetwork are pleased to offer Pimpernel Cottage which is a unique property with origins believed to date back to circa 1580. Timber framed with a cruck beam. Sympathetic extension added in 1964. A wealth of character yet with a contemporary feel, refurbished and maintained to a particularly high standard by present owners. Plenty of natural light and some wonderful views from both front and rear. Exposed beams, water reed thatched roof (in excellent condition), two open fireplaces, natural slate floor tiling throughout ground floor. Italian floor tiles and underfloor heating in contemporary bathroom. Carpeted lounge.Traditional cast iron radiators. Recessed lighting.

Gardens and grounds:
Surrounded on three sides by common land and fields. The manicured and well stocked gardens are a particular feature. South facing rear garden, cottage style borders, apple, walnut and willow trees. Patio area with views from the end of the garden over surrounding fields towards the Cotswolds. Cottage style gardens at front. Set aside from the cottage is the large garage/workshop. At the side of the garage is the oil tank, large log store and covered parking. (All screened).

General:
Accessed via track over common land. Some low beams. Two separate staircases. Mains electric and water. Oil fired central heating. Secondary double glazing. In all around .25 acres. Present owners have lived at Pimpernel Cottage since 1984.

Situation:
Situated on the Old Hills, a local beauty spot, and surrounded by beautiful Worcestershire countryside. A delightful rural setting but close to local amenities. Adjacent to common land, commoners' rights attached to property. Many local footpaths and bridleways. Easy access to M5 and M50 providing links to Birmingham to the north and Cheltenham to the south. Trains run from Great Malvern to Birmingham New Street and London Paddington.

Nearest village and towns:
Callow End village (around half mile away) has a shop, primary school, two pubs, village hall and post office. On a bus route.
Malvern (4 miles) is renowned for the spectacular Malvern Hills, wonderful views ,walks and Malvern water. The town also has a Waitrose, good range of local shops, excellent schools, the Malvern Theatre and a library.
Upton upon Severn (5 miles) is an attractive riverside town popular with locals and tourists.
Worcester (6 miles) located on the banks of the River Severn has excellent shopping, an historic cathedral, county cricket, horse racing and rugby.





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Rear Lobby 
Access to rear garden, storage above within roof space.

Utility 
8'2 x 9'11 (2.49m x 3.01m)
Fitted with a matching range of base and eye level units with worktop space over, 1+1/4 bowl stainless steel sink with drainer and mixer tap, plumbing for washing machine, space for tumble dryer.

Sitting Room 
16'10 x 10'0 (5.12m x 3.06m)
Full of character. Dual aspect, large open inglenook working fireplace, exposed beams.

Hall 
Exposed beams. Doors lead off to bathroom, utility and sitting room.

Bathroom 
Contemporary design includes bath with shoulder shower, wash hand basin and close coupled WC. Polished Italian floor tiles with underfloor heating, exposed beams.

Kitchen Diner 
17'5 x 12'5 (5.30m x 3.78m)
Fitted with a matching range of base and eye level units with worktop space over, 1+1/4 bowl ceramic sink with drainer and mixer tap. Integrated fridge and freezer. Electric conventional 6:4 Aga with extractor hood over. Exposed beams. Views to front garden and common land.

Lounge 
11'11 x 19'2 (3.63m x 5.85m)
Contemporary feel but retains the character of the country cottage. Open raised working fireplace, fitted carpet. French door with windows on either side looking out onto rear garden.

Bedroom 3 
12'0 x 14'6 (3.67m x 4.41m)
Views over common land, fitted wardrobe, fitted carpet, exposed beams.

Bedroom 2 
11'11 x 11'10 (3.64m x 3.61m)
Views over rear garden and beyond to open countryside and the Cotswolds. Fitted carpet, exposed beams, storage cupboards under eaves.

Bedroom 1 
17'0 x 10'1 (5.17m x 3.08m)
Full of character. Dual aspect, fitted carpet, exposed beams.

Bedroom 4 
17'2 x 10'2 (5.23m x 3.10m)
Dual aspect, fitted carpet, exposed beams.

Outside 
The beautiful well stocked gardens are a real feature. Cottage style borders in the south facing rear garden provide colour all year round. Patio area with views from the end of the garden over surrounding fields towards the Cotswolds. The front garden is full of cottage style borders providing a picturesque frontage to the cottage.
At the end of the rear garden and well screened are sheds, septic tank and covered storage. Set aside from the cottage is the large garage/workshop. At the side of the garage is the oil tank, large log store and covered parking. (All screened). Additional parking immediately in front of the garage.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
06 May 2015

Nearest stations

  • Malvern Link (3.1 mi)
  • Great Malvern (3.5 mi)
  • Worcester Foregate Street (4.2 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Malvern Link (3.1 mi)
  • Great Malvern (3.5 mi)
  • Worcester Foregate Street (4.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

House Network, National

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01245 930165 Local call rate

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