3 bedroom terraced house for saleFar Forest, Kidderminster
Sold STC £322,500
- Viewings Highly Recommended
- Three Double Bedrooms
- Highly Desirable Area
- Semi Rural
- No Upward Chain
- EPC Rating: - E
Situated just outside the hamlet of Far Forest with impressive scenery and views. This home offers a rural setting yet certainly not isolated. With good road links to both Cleobury, Kidderminster and Birmingham beyond.
Local Information Bewdley, just a short drive away is a quaint Georgian riverside town growing in stature from its trade from the Severn to the present day, when now the town is supplemented by the many visitors who come to Bewdley from all over the world.
Boasting varied amenities and is of great historical interest with super architecture.
If you are up and around early on a Sunday morning then be sure to walk up Load Street as the bells in St Anne's church ring, calling the parish to prayer as they have done for years. There is a doctor's surgery, dentist, library, museum, vets, chemists, paper shop, various other shops and many varied eating houses. There is a food store, butcher, bakery, delicatessen and greengrocer.
Take a walk around the wonderful countryside which wraps around the area; explore the Wyre Forest brimming with wildlife. Not far away one can visit the wonderful old steam trains of the Severn Valley Railway.
The golden age of steam can be enjoyed at the Severn Valley Railway, which can be heard from the property. Several events are hosted by them throughout the year and draws hoards of visitors to the town. Many films have been staged on the platforms.
The 'chug, chug, chugging' and the 'toot, toot, toot' of the whistle as the train slowly leaves Bewdley station travelling to neighbouring Bridgnorth via Arley. A worthwhile day out, enjoyed by all ages! Discover the River Severn; spend a day at the West Midlands Safari Park.On the outskirts of Bewdley with many endangered features. The park was recently featured on mainstream television.
There is just so much to offer young and old which is why so many folks come to Bewdley and never want to leave.
In more detail number 2 has large reception room with raised wood burner, 2nd reception room, stunning family dining kitchen at the rear with access to the terrace. Utility, shower room, three generous first floor double bedrooms, two with en suites and further family bathroom. All switches and visible sockets on the ground floor are polished chrome design. An alarm system is in place. Believed to be insulated and sound proofed.
Outside there is a private block paved terrace and lawn. Central heating is provided by LPG and there is full double glazing. Majority of the external walls have been rendered with 100mm of insulated render.
This is a must see home to appreciate all on offer. As an added bonus there will be no upward chain.
Set back behind fencing and hedging. Electric security gated access into courtyard being block paved. The block paving continues to the rear and across the front of the home also.
Upvc double glazed door into front porch.
Porch With ceramic tiled flooring, Upvc double glazed window to side elevation, ceiling light point, inset ceiling spot light, radiator with TRV and original wide wooden door with wrought iron furniture opens into:
Lounge 26'5 Max x 12'11 Max (8.047m x 3.933m) Imposing brick faced fireplace with oak beam lintel over, having multi fuel burner upon raised brick hearth. A real statement for this room. Two ceiling light points, inset ceiling spot lights, two front facing Upvc double glazed windows with deep exposed wooden sills, radiator with TRV, aerial point, exposed wood skirting boards, two sets of French glazed doors and one single door off.
Reception Two 11'5 Max x 10'3 Max (3.472m x 3.134m) Radiator with TRV, front facing Upvc double window, with deep wooden window sill, ceiling light point, telephone point, aerial point and exposed wood skirting boards.
Kitchen Dining Family Room 27'7 Max x 14'3 Max (8.402m x 4.341m) An impressive space situated at the rear of the property. Handmade terracotta floor tiles giving this room real warmth. These compliment nicely the Sage green units to wall and base with the latter having complimentary square edged, real wood worktops over. Inset ceramic one and a half bowl sink units with mixer tap over, partial tiling to the walls with Laura Ashley tiles providing the splash back. Space for slot in range style electric cooker, which although is not included in the sale may be available by separate negotiation. Integral dishwasher. Wall mounted stainless steel chimney style extractor fan over. Useful under unit down lighting, inset ceiling spot lights and two ceiling light points. Integral dishwasher, with French doors to lounge. A great entertaining space. With Upvc double glazed French doors to the rear elevation, two radiators both with TRVs and galleried stairs rising to the first floor accommodation.
Utility 11' Max x 7'8 Max (3.356m x 2.346m) Units, worktop, flooring and splash back is as kitchen. Wall hung combination boiler, fuelled by LPG, which provides the domestic hot water and central heating requirements for this property. Wireless thermostat and controls, which means you can control the heat and settings from where ever you are in the house and even before you get out of bed! Upvc double glazed door to rear elevation, radiator with TRV and door into shower room.
Shower Room Floor tiles as utility, stainless steel heated towel rail, close coupled wc suite with concealed cistern, vanity sink unit having mixer tap, corner shower cubicle with mixer shower, tiled splash back, ceiling light point and ceiling mounted extractor fan. Perfect positioning at the rear of the house.
Stairs Rising To First Floor Accommodation And Landing Two ceiling light points and radiator with TRV.
Master Suite 27'8 Max x 14'9 Max (8.435m x 4.486m) Wow! Super bedroom with plenty of room for furniture. Rear facing Upvc double glazed window allowing fabulous views, two radiators both with TRVs, two ceiling light points and exposed skirting boards.
En Suite 7' Max x 7'3 Max (2.137m x 2.208m) Ceramic stone effect floor tiles, inset ceiling spot lights, roof light, ceiling mounted extractor fan, chrome heated towel rail, vanity sink unit with mixer tap and side storage. Concealed flush wc suite, L shaped bath with fitted shower screen, mixer taps, wall mounted mixer shower and partial tiling to walls providing splash back.
House Bathroom 7'1 Max x 7' Max (2.167m x 2.134m) As en suite above however having wall mounted shaver socket.
Bedroom Three 15'11 Max x 13'2 Max (4.841m x 4.017m) Unusual interesting shape, allowing scope for fitted wardrobes. Radiator with TRV, ceiling light point, aerial point, front facing Upvc double glazed window, Velux roof window for additional light, deep exposed wooden window sill and exposed wooden skirting boards.
Bedroom Two 15'3 Max x 13'3 Max (4.650m x 4.041m) Front facing Upvc double glazed window, Velux roof window, radiator with TRV, ceiling light point, exposed wood and door into en suite.
En Suite 13'3 Max x 5'10 Max (4.046m x 1.773m) L shaped bath, having mixer taps, with wall mounted mixer shower over and fitted screen. Concealed flush wc suite, ceramic flooring, vanity sink unit, heated towel radiator, ceiling light point, ceiling mounted extractor fan, front facing Upvc double glazed window and exposed wood.
Outside The rear garden is enclose and fully fenced by feather edged boards. Patio adjacent to the house being block paved. Shallow steps down to lawn. Outside lighting. At the bottom of the garden is a gated access to steps which descend to the rear of the house. Here is located the communal LPG tank. This serves properties one, two and four. Each is separately metered.
Two parking spaces are being sold with the property together with a garage.
There is a shared cess pit as no mains drainage.
The property is Freehold, however a management company is set up and called the Horse and Jockey Management. The cost is £30 approximately per month and this covers a sinking fund for cess pitt emptying and maintenance of the gates and communal areas. Each property owner has a quarter share.
Additional Information Please note that all measurements are approximate and measured to the maximum. In an older property where no room is square the discrepancy can be larger. Therefore do not rely on the sizes if purchasing furniture. Nothing has been tried and tested and therefore Hayden Estates advise that any such items requiring examination are so inspected by qualified technicians.
Hayden Estates have been told that the property is Freehold; however this and any other information included within should be verified through Solicitors.
Mains services including electric, drainage and water are connected to the property. The heating is provided by oil to radiators.
A telephone line is installed at the property and is therefore subject to the usual transfer regulations. Broadband and Sky television are believed to be available.
The council tax banding is currently believed to be F band and is payable to Wyre Forest Council.
Waste collections are emptied fortnightly on a alternating collection with recycling.
M6, M42, Birmingham, Stourbridge, Wolverhampton and Worcester are all within travelling distance. The Kidderminster railway station provides good frequent travel.
A short distance away is a convenience shop, bus stop, pub, lovely countryside and the canal networks.
Merry Hill is approximately forty five minutes drive away. One of the largest indoor shopping complexes in the UK. Excellent parking there too.
Fixtures And Fittings No item not listed will be included in the sale. However certain items may be available by separate negotiation.
General Information Surrounding Information
Kidderminster was once the capital throughout the world for its carpet manufacturing. The industry has survived the decline of this major employment and business, this diversified into a thriving town.Old buildings which were in times gone by, full of workers and a hive of activity had fallen into disrepair. Now they have been brought back to life to provide us with some history and a new generation of occupants and usage.
For supermarket shopping etc, Kidderminster Town Centre has Tesco, Sainsbury's, Asda, Aldi and Morrison's, Co operative store, with many more top high street stores. There is a small cinema and leisure facilities as well as a wide selection of eating houses.
There are two main retail parks just off the town centre which have varied larger stores with good parking facilities too.
There is a train station in Kidderminster which provides a service to Birmingham, London, Worcester and beyond which is ideal if one works in the city. There is a bus service too which runs regularly.
Many visitors will use the waterways on their narrow boats which are navigable between Kidderminster, Wolverley, Stourport and Birmingham.
Change has happened yet the town is bustling again with vibrant appealing shops and eating establishments.
Wolverley Arboretum, Kinver Edge are both well visited beauty spots, so you are never far away from grand scenery and wide open spaces. The Wyre Forest boasts wonderful wildlife and many miles of footpaths.
Ideal location for commuting, with a good road network to M5, M6, M42, Birmingham, Stourbridge, Wolverhampton and Worcester all within travelling distance. As we have already mentioned the Kidderminster railway station provides good frequent travel.
Stourport is a well visited river side town with many day and holiday trippers. The river and superb renowned canal and basin area have undergone massive rejuvenation in the last few years. Indeed the basin is one of the largest in the country.
The town has a wide selection of shops and amenities including doctor's surgeries, dentist, library, vet, chemists, paper shop, swimming pool and leisure centre, various other shops and many varied eating houses. There are a selection of schools for all ages too.
Directions From Bewdley town centre proceed out on the B4194 Load Street. At the junction with Welch Gate turn left onto B4190 Welch Gate in the direction of Cleobury Mortimer/Far Forest. In just over one mile at the roundabout take the third exit onto Long Bank A456. In approximately two mile fork right at the junction towards Far Forest/A4117. The property will be located on the right hand side approximately one mile down this road by the agents for sale board.
These details have been produced by the agents and are aimed to give the buyers factual information about the property. However they are written with the opinions of the writer, thus no intention to mislead. Any clarification needed will be clearly given.
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