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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Morton Wood Lane, Abbots Morton, Worcestershire, WR7

Guide Price £995,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Farmhouse
  • Stunning views
  • 5.2 acres approx
  • 3,804 sq ft
  • Peaceful setting
  • Countryside views

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A beautifully located farmhouse with stunning views and a level paddock, in all around 5.2 acres.

Morton Wood Farmhouse is located in a
tranquil and picturesque setting with fine
countryside views. Full of period features, there are six bedrooms and two generous reception rooms plus a conservatory, making it ideal for larger families and entertaining. Also including a level paddock, around 5.2 acres. 3,804 sq. ft. EPC=F.


Communication: (Road) Alcester 6, Stratford-upon-Avon 11, Worcester 13 and Birmingham 27.
(All mileages are approximate).

Situation: Morton Wood Farmhouse is located in a tranquil and picturesque setting with fine countryside views and a peaceful setting. The locality has many miles of accessible footpaths and bridleways providing endless opportunities for walking, riding and all country leisure pursuits.

Nearby is the village of Inkberrow which has many amenities including modern Drs surgery, excellent public house, village shop with postal services and many village functions. The “Lenches” also provide local facilities with more extensive facilities for shopping, leisure and education available in the riverside town of Evesham, the Georgian town of Pershore and the historic towns of Alcester (itself boast a Waitrose supermarket).

The property lies nearly equidistance between the historic Cities of Worcester and Stratford. Both offer a vast array of social, leisure, retail and educational facilities.

Description: Morton Wood Farmhouse is entered via a long stone paved path into its front door which is part glazed into a light and bright reception hall with flagstone tiling and adjacent cloakroom with WC. Immediately off the reception hall there is a larger inner hall whereby the main entertaining rooms can be found including the large reception room / dining room with inglenook fireplace set under a large oak bressumer beam with high level mantel and solid fuel burning stove. There are recesses to either side and it has dual aspects including one window that looks over the front garden and onto the fine forest views beyond. Also off the inner hall there is a wonderful conservatory with double doors at either end connecting into the garden. The access to the conservatory is through the historic front door which is a portico door with a beautiful glazed fan window above it.

There is a large sitting room (formerly two rooms) now knocked in to create one large light and bright room with a feature Victorian cast iron fireplace with wooden surround and mantel. Both the sitting room and the reception hall connect into the farmhouse kitchen which has floor and wall mounted kitchen units, wonderful ceiling height as well as a variety of integrated and spaces for kitchen appliances. These include an electric Bosch oven and grill, a Belling Formula Two electric four ring hob, sink with mixer tap, plumbing for dishwasher, and plumbing for washing machine and space for a condensing tumble dryer. There is also a recess within the kitchen units for a fridge freezer. In addition to all this wonderful ground floor space there is also a study which has some shelving and is the access point for the telephones.

The staircase rises to the first floor where the first collection of bedrooms is located. This includes three large double bedrooms all with individual charm and period features including some with exposed wide board stripped floorboards, ornate cast iron fireplaces, some with fitted cupboards in the recesses of the chimney stacks and all have delightful views across the wonderful surrounding countryside. These bedrooms are serviced by a large family bathroom with hand wash basin, bidet, WC, shower cubicle and claw foot roll top bath tub. The staircase continues to the second floor which has also got three double bedrooms which also have some wonderful features including the cast iron fireplaces and these are also serviced by a large second family bathroom with a shower cubicle, bath tub, wash basin and WC. Both floors have their own airing cupboards; the first floor is a storage cupboard, the top floor has an airing cupboard. The second floor also has an access hatch into the loft. Bedroom 6 is currently used by the vendors as a second study.

Gardens and Grounds: The gardens and grounds around the property are easily maintained and offer an ingoing purchaser much flexibility to redesign the attributes. The garden is predominantly a level lawned area with some colourful floral borders against the house and a post and rail fence adjacent to the magnificent level five acre paddock that stretches out in front of the property. The garden has two parts to it, the part closest to the house is a nice square level lawn with some wonderful mature trees within it as well as a wood decked area close to the kitchen ideal for al fresco dining. The second part of the lawn is a higher area which has some raised beds for home grown produce and a small array of fruit trees.

To the rear of the property there is a red brick garage block where the property has two garage bays within this delightful period building which also has a side access to it.

Purchasers should note that the garage sits under a flying freehold of a residential flat above it. The garage also has two parking spaces to the front.

Local Authority: Wychavon District Council. Council Tax Band G (£2,766.98 payable for 2018/19)

Services: The services include oil fired central heating, mains water and electricity, private drainage to a shared system with the barn complex behind the house – there is a community running cost for this service.


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Added on Rightmove:
13 July 2018

Nearest station

  • Pershore (6.1 mi)
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59-60 Foregate Street Worcester WR1 1DX

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Nearest station

  • Pershore (6.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Andrew Grant, Country Homes

59-60 Foregate Street Worcester WR1 1DX

01905 939153 Local call rate

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