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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Barbourne Crescent, Worcester, WR1

Guide Price £725,000

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A Substantial Luxury New Home Situated In The Heart Of Vibrant City Centre.

Reception Hall, Drawing Room, Kitchen Breakfast Room, Downstairs W.C., Study, Utility & Snug. Five Double Bedrooms, Family Bathroom, En Suite Bathroom and Airing Cupboard.

Communications: (Road) Worcester city centre 1 mile, Birmingham 27, M5 (junction 7) 4 miles, M5 (Junction 6) 5 miles. (All mileages are approximate).

Situation: The property enjoys a delightful and peaceful position towards the end of a no-through road close to the centre of the cathedral city of Worcester. Within easy walking distance are local shops for groceries as well as restaurants for dining. Worcester city itself has a comprehensive range of facilities which cater for most needs, there is extensive shopping and recreational facilities including professional rugby at Six Ways, county cricket and the setting for Worcester cathedral and horse racing on the banks of the River Severn. There is excellent schooling from both the private and state sectors including both the nearby schools of the Royal Grammar School and Kings School Worcester, both have their own preschools which feed directly into the senior schools. Trains run from Worcester Foregate Street and Shrub Hill Railway Station direct to Birmingham, London and Hereford. Motorway access is via Junction 6 and 7 of the M5, the closest being a few miles away. The location of the property although urban has a delightful view across Pitchcroft Race Course towards the finishing post grandstand.

Description: This brand new residence is a character new build property mimicking its neighbouring environments and providing any purchaser with a sizable family home with what should be expected of a modern home. The property can be entered from Barbourne Crescent along a pathway to the front door which opens from under a veranda into a large reception hall which has a varnished pine staircase with the central carpet tread rising to the first floor and solid oak doors on either side. Door on the right leads into a contemporary fitted and spacious family kitchen with large Porcelanosa tiles to the floor, breakfast island with a silica stone work surface and many integrated appliances including fridge freezer, cooker with hob and extractor hood, dishwasher and a small wine fridge. To the other side of the hall is a spacious drawing room which has been carpeted, there is a large fireplace which a purchaser could install either a solid log burning stove or indeed a gas operated appliance as the builders have brought the gas line close to the back of the chimney stack. The drawing room has a bay window with double doors that open up into the front lawn and enjoys views across Pitchcroft. To the rear of the property is a back door which steps down into a parking area and has plumbing and drainage for a washing machine creating a useful utility room with work surface and cupboard. Off the utility there is a downstairs W.C., and a study with carpets as well as a snug which has full height glazed French doors which open onto the rear parking area.

The solid pine staircase rises to the first floor and arrives on the galleried landing which to the front of the property there are two principal bedrooms including the master en suite which benefits from a Juliette balcony to the front of the house which enjoys wonderful views across the River Severn. The second floor has three further bedrooms which are serviced by a family bathroom which incorporates a slipper bath, shower unit, hand wash basin, W.C. The rear corridor has a very useful airing cupboard and houses the high pressure water cylinder.

Exterior: There is a gravelled driveway to the rear which is accessed from Selbourne Road West and will provide the property with secure parking. Additionally, the vendors have secured planning permission for a garage to be erected on the driveway to the property creating further secure storage.

To the front of the property there is a lawned garden and then access via a path to the front of the houses through wrought iron railings upon a dwarf wall which has an evergreen laurel hedge planted in front providing further privacy.

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09 March 2016

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