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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Aston Somerville, Worcestershire

Sold STC £675,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Family House
  • Large kitchen / Family Room
  • 2 Further Reception Rooms
  • Reception Hall
  • Garden Room, Office
  • Master Bedroom with En Suite
  • 3 Further Bedrooms, Bathroom
  • Potential for Extension & Alteration
  • Mature Walled Gardens
  • In All Just Under An Acre

Full description

A substantial detached modern family house set in a mature walled garden extending to just under an acre in the heart of the village

Location - Aston Somerville is a small Worcestershire village on the edge of the Cotswolds with a village community centred around the village Church of St Mary, and an active village bowls club and village hall. The popular village of Broadway lies approximately 4 miles away as does the regional centre of Evesham providing a comprehensive range of facilities suitable for everyday needs. The regional centres of Worcester and Cheltenham are within easy travelling distance while mainline rail services to London Paddington may be found at nearby Moreton-in-Marsh (14 miles). The local area and adjoining Cotswold Hills provide for a comprehensive range of rural leisure pursuits.

Description - Vine House comprises a substantial detached village house dating from the 1970's and occupying a superb private walled garden extending to just under an acre, set in the heart of the village of Aston Somerville. The house is set centrally within the plot with the spacious accommodation arranged over two floors centred around a large reception hall, with drawing room and dining room off, with a door leading through to a large kitchen/family room comprising kitchen, dining and sitting areas, with an open fire with wood burning stove, a dual aspect and door out to the terrace and garden. There is also a large utility room, office and garden room on the ground floor that interconnects with the double garage. On the first floor there is a master bedroom with en suite, three further bedrooms and a family bathroom. The house sits within a beautiful walled garden laid out by an RHS member with sculpted herbaceous borders and lawns interspersed with specimen trees and shrubs and accessed from the village lane via pillars with cast iron gates, with outbuildings and former pool. The property offers scope for further extension and/or alteration as desired and subject to any necessary consents.

Accommodation - Glazed timber front door with glazed panels to either side lead to:

Reception Hall - With glazed window to side, stairs rising to first floor with under stairs storage cupboard, two wall light points, ceiling cornice and doors to:

Cloakroom - With low level WC and wall mounted wash hand basin with tiled splashback. From the hall door to:



Drawing Room - Enjoying a triple aspect with French doors with glazed panels to either side leading to the terrace and gardens to the rear, open fireplace with tiled hearth and decorative timber outer surround and mantle, wide double glazed picture window to front elevation and further windows to side, ornate coved ceiling. From the hall door to:

Dining Room - With wide double glazed window to rear elevation, interconnecting door to kitchen/family room, ornate ceiling cornice. Wall light point. From the hall door to:

Kitchen / Family Room - Comprising sitting area with wide double glazed window to front elevation, open fireplace with painted outer surround, raised hearth and fitted with a wood burning stove, with built in cupboards and book shelving to the side, dining area with interconnecting door to dining room with further built in book shelving and separate glazed door to rear terrace and garden. Interconnecting archway to fitted kitchen comprising a comprehensive range of built in units and worktop with dual bowl sink unit with drainer, mixer tap and separate drinking tap, space and plumbing for dishwasher, 4 ring electric hob with brushed stainless steel sink unit over. 3/4 height unit to one side, double oven/grill, tiled floor, two pairs of matching storage units. Pair of eye level cupboards. Wide double glazed casement window to rear elevation. Recessed ceiling spotlighting throughout. Door to:

Utility Room - With Belfast sink, part tiled walls, space and plumbing for washing machine, water softener and doors to airing cupboard, Walk in Larder with Granite cold slab. Door to:

Office - With wide double glazed casement windows to side and rear elevations. Wall mounted electricity fuse box, built in book shelving. From the Utility room opaque glazed door to:

Garden Room / Boot Room - With pavioured floor, opaque glazed door and casement windows to the driveway and parking area, Worcester Oil fired central heating boiler. Roof light and opaque glazed door to rear elevation. Extensive range of built in storage cupboards. Interconnecting door to Double Garage and door to:

Ground Floor Wet Room/Shower Room - With Wash hand basin, low level WC and walk in shower with MIRA shower, fully tiled walls. Opaque glazed window to side elevation. From the garden room opaque glazed door to Double Garage.

From the reception hall, stairs with timber handrail rise to the:

First Floor Landing - With a wide landing, coved ceiling, double glazed casement window to front elevation and built in airing cupboard and door to:

Master Bedroom 1 - With wide double glazed casement window to rear elevation with views across the village to the Cotswolds beyond, range of built in wardrobe cupboards. Door to:

En Suite Bathroom - With suite comprising panelled bath with tiled splashback, low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashback with shaver point over. From the landing door to:

Bedroom 2 - With wide double glazed casement window overlooking the rear garden, built in wardrobe cupboards with vanity unit with mirror over. From the landing door to:

Family Bathroom - With low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, panelled bath and double glazed casement window to the rear elevation. From the landing door to:

Bedroom 3 - With wide double glazed casement window to front elevation. Access to partly boarded Roof Space. From the landing door to:

Bedroom 4 - With double glazed casement window to front elevation. Built in wardrobe cupboard with Louvre doors.

Outside - Vine House is set within a mature walled garden extending to just under an acre in total and is approached via a pair of gate pillars and recessed driveway with a pair of cast iron gates leading up to the parking area to the front of the house. Set to either side of the drive are the front gardens laid mainly to lawn with sculpted herbaceous borders and mature specimen trees including a Walnut and Silver Birch. Set to the side of the driveway is the ATTACHED DOUBLE GARAGE with sliding doors and interconnecting door to the garden room. Set to the side is a large DETACHED BARN/MACHINERY STORE providing useful additional storage/garaging as required. The gardens lead around to the rear of the house with a wide terraced area immediately adjoining the house, leading on to lawns with herbaceous borders and further specimen trees and shrubs, with a line of Pleached Lime trees and a garden materials storage area to one corner. Set to the side of the garden is a former Swimming Pool which could be reinstated as such if desired. The path continues to the side of the house with a vegetable patch adjoining a further detached WORKSHOP with power and light connected, and adjacent WOOD STORE. Outside tap and door back to the garden room.

Services - Mains Electricity and Water are connected. Private Drainage. Oil Fired Central Heating

Council Tax - Band 'G' Rate payable for 2016 / 2017 £2562.22

Local Authority - Wychavon District Council, Civic Centre, Queen Elizabeth Drive, Pershore, Worcestershire, WR10 1PT. Tel: 01386 565000

Directions - From Stow-on-the-Wold take the A424 Road towards Broadway and Evesham. Join the A44 and drop down Fish Hill in to the vale. At the roundabout take the left hand turn to Broadway. Proceed in to Broadway and at the roundabout turn right into the High Street. Proceed down the High Street leaving the village centre and then take the left hand turn signposted Winchcombe on the B4362. Continue for approximately 2 miles and take the right hand turn to Aston Somerville. Follow the lane to the village and at the T junction turn left and Vine House will be found shortly set back on the left hand side.

Tayler & Fletcher and any Joint agents for themselves and for the Vendors of the property whose Agents they are, give notice that (i) These particulars are produced in good faith, are set out as a general guide only and do not constitute any part of a contract (ii) No person in the employment of or agent of or consultant to Messrs Tayler & Fletcher has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property (iii) Measurements, areas and distances are approximate, Floor plans and photographs are for guidance purposes only and dimensions shapes and precise locations may differ (iv) It must not to be assumed that the property has all the required planning or building regulation consents. A list of the partners of Tayler & Fletcher LLP is available at each Tayler & Fletcher Office.


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