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3 bedroom barn conversion for sale

Suckley, Worcester, Worcestershire, WR6

Sold STC £550,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

Charming Period Extended Cottage, Around 2,088 Sq Ft, With Magnificent Views.

Entrance Lobby, Dining Hall, Sitting Room, Kitchen with open plan Living Room, Study, 3 En Suite Bedrooms, Loft Bedroom, Double Garage, Hay Store, 2 Loose Boxes, Gardens, Paddock, Over 1 Acre. EPC = D.

Mileages: Malvern 5.8, Bromyard 6.6, Worcester 11.2, Birmingham 41.5, London 120, M5 (J7) 12 (all mileages are approximate).

Situation: Crankey Cottage enjoys an elevated position with beautiful views within a small enclave of properties in a lovely rural location. The notable village of Suckley offers excellent local facilities including a post office/shop, garage, church, public house and primary schools whilst more extensive opportunities for leisure, recreation and education are located within the major centres of Malvern and the University City of Worcester.

Description: Situated at the top of its own field gated long private drive, Crankey Cottage is a period property of stone and brick construction converted in around 1982 and extended in 2001creating a wonderful character residence with spectacular far reaching views. A timber stable door opens into a reception lobby which accesses the squarely proportioned dining hall with return staircase off acting as a hub for the triple aspect sitting room with feature stone fireplace incorporating a gas supply, but currently home to an electric stove and a useful study offering good storage. Two steps rise to further ground floor accommodation which includes a superb open plan kitchen and living room featuring classic style painted Hatt wall and floor cupboards, incorporating a plate rack, with integral dishwasher and fridge along with a dual fuel Rangemaster stove sitting within its own recess, all set over a ceramic tiled floor. A natural brick step leads down to the living room with French doors onto a substantial paved terrace from where the beautiful views can be fully enjoyed. Rising to the first floor a return staircase leads to a dual aspect master bedroom featuring a beamed vaulted ceiling and French doors onto its own private balcony offering views towards Suckley church and hills. A small landing area with built-in wardrobe provides access to the private bathroom, again with beam vaulted ceiling and roll top bath. Guest accommodation is provided by a triple aspect bedroom, accessed from the dining hall staircase, with its own private bathroom, storage room and loft, whilst a third ground floor bedroom with en suite shower room and exterior access has a converted loft room above, currently accessed via a ladder. Crankey Cottage is an extremely versatile character residence situated in a most beautiful location.

Exterior Hardstanding parking for multiple vehicles is available at the top of the drive leading to a concrete yard with a brick built stable block, which includes two good sized loose boxes, a 300 bale hay store, a feed/tack room and a double garage with up and over door, all with electricity and convenient water access. The gardens are particularly attractive, featuring a large paved terrace ideal for entertaining and lawned areas interspersed with many mature shrubs and specimen trees. The gently sloping paddock enjoys field gate access with post and rail fencing to two sides and is home to a substantial horse chestnut and three mature walnut trees. The gardens are tiered and elevated so that the outstanding views can be fully appreciated.

General Information

Services Mains electricity, gas and water. Private drainage.

Local Authority Mlalvern Hills District Council 01684 822733

Agent's Note There is armoured cabling the full length of the drive for electric light use.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
01 October 2016

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