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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Birlingham, Pershore, WR10

Sold STC £450,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Old School House (1855), Birlingham
  • Detached Four Bedroom Property
  • Stunning Example Of Victorian Architecture
  • Original Character Features
  • Prominent Position Within The Village
  • Central Heating
  • Large Rear Terrace
  • Garden
  • In Need Of Some Renovation

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Property
This imposing building will make a stunning family home for a buyer looking for a renovation project.

Built in 1855, and a working school until 1963, The Old School House retains many of the original period features such as oak doors, feature beams, open fireplace, school bell and hand wash basins.

The property requires restoration and is the perfect house for someone who is looking to create a spacious and characterful family home. For example, conversion of the former school room has potential for several options including a self-contained office, granny annexe or entertainment room.

The accommodation comprises of an entrance porch, hallway, sitting room, dining room, study, generous fitted kitchen, utility room, four bedrooms, play room, bathroom and former school room with raised vaulted ceiling. The property benefits from oil fired central heating.

Outside, the property has a front and rear garden and parking for two vehicles in the former school yard. The original coke outbuilding adjoins a sympathetically designed double garage. The property is located in a prominent position in the sought after village of Birlingham and benefits from picturesque views of a 15th century church to the front and Bredon Hill to the rear.


Lobby
Having a grand original entrance door into, original arched door to the hallway and a window to the side elevation.


Hallway
Having doors to the sitting room, kitchen breakfast room and a stunning stone arched entrance to the hallway having additional doors to the dining room, study, reception room, cloak room, stairs to first floor landing and wood parquet flooring.


Sitting Room
14' 6" x 13'
A double aspect room having windows to the front and side elevations, Victorian style open fireplace with surround, solid wood flooring, fitted ornate oak wooden shelving and cupboard and a radiator.


Dining Room
12' x 10'
Having a wood and glass paneled wall, double glazed Patio doors to the rear terrace area, French doors into the kitchen / breakfast room, door to the hallway and a radiator.


Office / Study
11' 11" x 7' 6"
An office / study room having a window to the rear elevation and a radiator.


Kitchen / Breakfast
19' 2" x 10' 11" MAX
A spacious fitted kitchen / breakfast room having a range of fitted wall and base units with rolled work surfaces, stainless steel double kitchen sink unit with mixer tap over, four ring electric hob, integrated electric oven and microwave, fridge and dishwasher, central heating boiler, part ceramic tiled walls, a window to the rear elevation, French doors to the gardens, a door to the rear lobby and a radiator.


Rear Lobby
Having a door to the rear terrace area and an opening into the utility room.


Utility Room
Having a base unit with rolled work surfaces over, stainless steel double kitchen sink unit with mixer tap over, space and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer, space for a fridge / freezer, original tiled floor and a window to the side elevation.


Cloak Room
This original cloakroom once used as the boys entrance and requiring some renovation having the original numbers coat hooks, a door to the front of the property, a window to the front elevation and original tiled floor. There is also an additional cloakroom accessed via the reception room which was once the girls entrance, also requiring some renovation having the original Victorian children’s hand wash basins, a door to the front of the property, a window to the front elevation and original tiled floor.


Reception Room
18' 8" MAX x 17' 2"
A grand double height room with vaulted ceiling requiring some renovation having a double height window to the side elevation and window to the front elevation, original wood parquet flooring, original open fireplace and a door into the second cloak room. This space would make a wonderful open plan kitchen or grand hall.


Galleried Landing
A galleried landing enjoying stunning views of the St. James's Church having doors to all bedrooms, W.C. and bathroom, an attic hatch and a radiator.


Master Bedroom
14' 7" x 13' 4"
A spacious dual aspect master bedroom having two windows to the front and side elevation, fitted wardrobes, radiator and walk-in storage area.


Bedroom Two
12' 3" x 9' 9"
Having two windows to the rear elevation, fitted hand wash basin, fitted wardrobe and a radiator.


Bedroom Three
11' x 9' 5"
Having a window to the side elevation, fitted hand wash basin, built-in wardrobe and a radiator.


Bedroom Four
8' 6" x 7' 6"
Having a skylight to the front elevation, door into the play room and a radiator.


Play Room
13' 2" x 9' 7"
Having a skylight to the side elevation. (Restricted height).


Bathroom
Having exposed arched wooden beams, paneled bath, shower cubicle with shower over, fitted hand wash basin, radiator and a window to the rear elevation.


W.C.
Having a W.C., hand wash basin and a window to the side elevation.


Garden
Ornate wrought iron fencing surrounds the property, enclosing well-tended gardens with spacious lawn areas to either side. To the rear of the property, a large terrace area plus access to the parking area with double garage.


Double Garage
A detached double garage having two 'up and over' electric garage doors into power and lighting. Connected to the garage are two original out houses which are currently used for storage space.



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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
14 February 2016

Nearest stations

  • Pershore (3.3 mi)
  • Worcester Shrub Hill (8.9 mi)
  • Worcester Foregate Street (9.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Purplebricks.com, Central

Suite 7, First Floor, Cranmore Drive, Shirley, Solihull, B90 4RZ

0121 396 0865 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Pershore (3.3 mi)
  • Worcester Shrub Hill (8.9 mi)
  • Worcester Foregate Street (9.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Purplebricks.com, Central

Suite 7, First Floor, Cranmore Drive, Shirley, Solihull, B90 4RZ

0121 396 0865 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

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

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