3 bedroom detached house for sale

Boon Street, Eckington, Pershore, Worcestershire, WR10

Guide Price £500,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

A Charming Grade II Listed Thatched Black And White Cottage With Deceptively Spacious Accommodation In A Popular Village.

With An Abundance Of Original Features Throughout Including Exposed Wall And Ceiling Timber, Inglenook Fireplace And Well In The Charming Cottage Garden, Enormous Potential To Convert The Garage/Workshop Building, Subject To Planning Permission, Which Our Client Is In The Process of Arranging.

Situation: To the West of Bredon Hill the popular village of Eckington enjoys good access to the surrounding countryside with its multitude of footpaths and bridle ways. The river Avon skirts the village and offers ample opportunity for boating fishing and wildlife pursuits. Aside from the thriving village community Eckington benefits from a wide range of services including a well-stocked local village shop, two reputable public houses, hair salon, parish church and renowned first school, further schooling is available through Bredon Hill Middle School in Ashton Under Hill and Prince Henrys High School in Evesham both of which are accessed via a school bus service from the village.

Description: Occupying a prominent position in a popular Worcestershire village, this delightful thatched cottage offers surprisingly spacious interiors with original features throughout and enormous potential found within the detached garage, workshop and playroom positioned in the rear garden. Subject to planning permission this could be converted into an annex or study and currently is used as a workshop with large 34ft first floor playroom. Internally, the property offers well proportioned living accommodation which includes three good sized reception rooms, fitted country cottage kitchen with large adjoining utility, conservatory, three first floor double bedrooms with bathroom, shower room and wash room servicing the bedrooms. Externally, the property sits in a charming well stocked private garden.
Accommodation:

Ground Floor:

The hardwood front door opens into a central dining hall with ample space for dining table and associated furniture with stairs which lead up to part of the first floor and doors leading off to the two other reception rooms. The sitting room is a light and airy room thanks to the triple aspect windows including a large bay window to front elevation. With ample space for a wide variety of occasional furniture and a focal point gas fire surrounded by a stone hearth with brick backing and terracotta tiles.

The main reception room is the family room which has a delightful inglenook fireplace to its centre which has a coal effect working gas fire and exposed brick inglenook with large beam to the front. The room has ample space for a wide variety of occasional furniture and currently houses a breakfast table. The vendor has informed us that the inglenook forms part of an operational chimney which will allow the fitting of a wood burning stove.

The country cottage style kitchen offers a range of matching wall units with a wall mounted double oven and four ring hob to the side. There is space for a breakfast table on terracotta floor tiles with stairs that lead up to the second part of the first floor and an opening into the utility room. The large utility houses all of the white goods which include space and plumbing for washing machine, tumble dryer and dishwasher with ample work and storage space and a stainless steel sink with drainer. A door leads into the L shaped conservatory which wraps around the outer periphery of the property and is an ideal place for sitting and enjoying the views of the garden.

First Floor:

The first floor is split in two with one side having the master and second bedroom with the other half having the guest bedroom. There is a door leading from bedroom three into bedroom two with the potential to open up if required. The master bedroom has ample space for a king sized bed and is bathed with natural light thanks to dual aspect windows to front and side elevations. The focal point to the room is a cast iron fireplace with wooden surround. Bedroom two is a double bedroom with window to front elevation, fitted wardrobes and ample space for bedroom furniture. Shower room has a three piece shower suite comprising a walk in shower with pedestal wash hand basin and low flush WC, the shower room primarily services bedroom one.

The bathroom has a three piece bathroom suite comprising a panelled bath with low flush WC and pedestal wash hand basin with window to front. The bathroom primarily services bedroom two. Bedroom three is accessed via stairs that lead up from the kitchen. At the top there is a double bedroom with fitted wardrobes and a very useful wash room which has a low flush WC and pedestal wash hand basin. There is a connecting door which leads from the wash room into the fitted wardrobes of bedroom two.

Outside:

The front garden has evergreen shrubs affording privacy to the main reception rooms. The delightful side garden has a variety of well stocked borders offering a range of bulbs, annuals and perennials with shrubs. A driveway runs along the side of the property and leads onto the parking area to the rear with ample space for a wide variety of vehicles.

The beautifully appointed rear garden is well stocked and offers a variety of planting opportunities with borders dotted around including mature fruit trees. The rear garden is private and not overlooked and enclosed by a combination of hedging, wood panel fencing and brick walls. There is a working well in front of the conservatory.

To the side of the driveway is a separate detached building which currently houses the double garage, workshop and playroom. There is ample opportunity to convert this building into a wide variety of possibilities which could include home office, annex or other accommodation subject to the required planning permission.

The double garage has two separate up and over garage doors making an ideal space for up to two vehicles and other storage. The workshop is accessed by the side of the garage and provides an ideal space for wood working or garden storage with a wood staircase which leads up into playroom. The large playroom houses the consumer unit which services the outbuildings. The building has windows to the front elevation and is currently used for storage or as a playroom. The outbuildings have a water supply and there is a gardener's toilet to the side of the outbuildings.

Agent's Notes:

Tenure: The agent understands the property to be Freehold with vacant possession on completion.

Listing: The agent understands the property to be Grade II listed.

Services: Mains gas, electricity, water and drainage. Although there is a well in the rear garden the agent has not tested the water. Gas fired central heating.


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27 June 2016

Nearest stations

  • Pershore (4.6 mi)
  • Ashchurch for Tewkesbury (4.9 mi)
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2 High Street, Pershore, WR10 1BG

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01386 367095 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Pershore (4.6 mi)
  • Ashchurch for Tewkesbury (4.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Andrew Grant, Pershore

2 High Street, Pershore, WR10 1BG

01386 367095 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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