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2 bedroom cottage for sale

Little Hereford, Ludlow


Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Cottage
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Double Glazed
  • Oil Fired Central Heating
  • Separate Dining Room
  • Utility Room
  • Large & Landscaped Gardens
  • Just Under 0.5 an Acre

Full description

A delightful and detached original lock keepers cottage situated in a rural position in the hamlet of Little Hereford with the accommodation being double glazed and oil fired centrally heated to include; two double bedrooms, a lounge, dining room, kitchen, family bathroom, utility room, ground floor cloak room and landscaped lawned gardens with a flowing brook to the side, a waterfall feature, a fruit orchard extending to just under half an acre.

Introduction - Sunnydale is a detached original lock keepers cottage, situated in the rural hamlet of Little Hereford and offering well presented, double glazed, oil fired centrally heated living accommodation, an original well, plenty of private parking and easy access into the towns of Tenbury Wells, Ludlow and Leominster.

An internal inspection is recommended of this character cottage, along with the lovely landscaped and large gardens.

The full particulars of Sunnydale, Little Hereford, Shropshire, are now further described as follows;

The property is a charming detached character cottage of brick construction under a slate roof.

There is a slated canopy porch to the front with an entrance door from the porch opening into the lounge.

Lounge - 4.37m max x 3.61m (14'4 max x 11'10) - (The maximum measurement goes to the front of a bay window which is double glazed) The lounge has a feature inglenook style ornamental fire place with a heavy timber lintel over, exposed brick and stone features and standing on a raised plinth is a cast iron multi fuel stove. The lounge has an exposed ceiling timber, ceiling light, parquet flooring, plenty of power points, a TV aerial point and a double panelled radiator with thermostat control.

From the lounge, a door opens into the dining room;

Dining Room - 4.37m max x 3.05m max (14'4 max x 10' max) - (The largest measurement is taken to the front of a double glazed bay window) The dining room has a wooden laminate floor, ceiling light, power points, a double panelled radiator, a wall mounted thermostat control and a staircase rises from the dining room up to the first floor.

From the dining room, a door opens into the kitchen;

Kitchen - 3.71m x 3.66m (12'2 x 12') - The modern fitted kitchen has a twin bowl pottery sink, mixer tap over, cupboards under, working surfaces with base units of cupboards and drawers. There is a planned space for a cooker, over the cooker space is a stainless steel extractor hood with light. The kitchen has planned space for a fridge and there are two double glazed windows, one to either side. There is space and plumbing for an automatic washing machine, ceramic tiled splashbacks, matching eye level cupboards, a double panelled radiator with thermostat control, smoke alarm, ceiling light and a ceramic tiled floor.

From the kitchen, a half glazed door opens into the utility room;

Utility Room - 2.64m x 2.13m (8'8 x 7') - The utility room has three windows, wooden laminate flooring, planned space for a tumbledryer which is vented, plenty of room for additional appliances, several power points, a ceiling light, a door opening into a built in cupboard with shelving and there is also a door opening into a ground floor cloakroom.

Cloakroom - The cloakroom has a low flush WC, corner wall mounted wash hand basin, tiled splashbacks, an opaque glazed window to the side, a ceiling light and a quarry tiled floor.

From the dining room, a staircase rises to a half landing and turns and rises up to the first floor landing.

First Floor Landing - The landing has a ceiling light, a door opening into a large linen cupboard and doors off to the bedrooms.

Bedroom One - 3.66m x 3.66m (12' x 12') - Bedroom one has two double glazed windows, both to the front, under the window sill is a double panelled radiator with thermostat control, plenty of power points and a door opening into a built in single wardrobe with hanging rail. There is also a ceiling light, telephone extension point and an inspection hatch to the roof space up above.

Bedroom Two - 3.71m x 3.66m (12'2 x 12') - Bedroom two has two double glazed windows, one to the side and one overlooking the lovely gardens and stream to the rear. The bedroom has a ceiling light, power points and a double panelled radiator with thermostat control.

Bathroom - 2.69m x 2.06m (8'10 x 6'9) - The bathroom has a suite in white of a corner panelled bath with seat, mixer tap and shower attachment in telephone style over. There is a pedestal wash hand basin, low flush WC, colourwash panelling to half ceiling height throughout, a ceiling light, an opaque double glazed window to the front and bathroom floor covering.

Outside (Front) - Sunnydale is approached to the front through a pair of double opening wrought iron gates and giving access across a stoned forecourt providing parking for motor vehicles. There is mature hedging across the side boundary of the property and there is also a crazy paved pathway, giving access to the front entrance door of the cottage. The gardens are the outstanding feature of this pretty cottage and have been well laid out and landscaped to now include; low brick retaining walls across the one side boundary, landscaped gardens with rockeries, all well stocked and planted, 2 outside electric power points, to the opposite boundary are further borders and gardens and a feature of a flowing brook which runs into the River Teme.

Outside (Rear) - The gardens at the rear have a rustic pergola, an outside electric power point, cold water tap, there is an outside oil fired Worcester boiler and also a modern oil tank, feeding the boiler and in turn, the central heating system. There are stepping stone pathways, lawned gardens, centre pathways, several log stores and a further feature of the brook coming from under ground with a lovely waterfall feature and to the side is an original well.

The gardens are laid mainly to lawn but with various pathways, all well stocked and maintained and at the top of the garden, there are further log stores, garden sheds, greenhouse, a substantial workshop and a young apple orchard, planted within the past few years.

The brook forms a pretty feature of these lovely landscaped gardens and only a visit to Sunnydale will let you appreciate what is being offered for sale.

At the top of the garden, there are opening gates, giving vehicular access onto a graveled driveway where there can be parking for several motor vehicles.

Services - The property has mains electricity, mains water, telephone subject to BT regulations, private drainage and oil fired central heating.

Directions - From Leominster, follow the A49 towards Brimfield, take the right turn onto the A456 towards Tenbury Wells, pass the Temeside public house over the bridge and take the left turn signposted Middleton, Bleathwood. Follow the road around the right corner and the property can be found on the right.

Appliances - Please note that the agents have not tested the appliances to the property and cannot verify they are in working order.

Disclaimer - Jonathan Wright Estate Agents for themselves and the seller of this property, whose agents they are, give notice that these particulars do not constitute any part of an offer or contract, that all statements contained in these particulars relating to this property are made without responsibility and are not to be relied upon as a statement or representation of fact and that they do not make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property. Any intending buyers must satisfy themselves by inspecting or otherwise as to the correctness of each of the statements contained in these particulars. These particulars are issued solely on the understanding that all negotiations are conducted throughout this agency.

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06 May 2016

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