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4 bedroom country house for sale

Withies Bank, Kidderminster, DY14

Sold STC £415,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Country Cottage
  • Refurbished & Extended
  • Quality Fixtures & Fittings
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Lounge Diner
  • Study/Playroom
  • Family Kitchen Diner
  • Cloakroom & Utility Room
  • Fantastic Rural Views

Full description

A fabulous detached stone built country home having undergone full and significant refurbishment providing a beautifully presented and contemporary cottage set in the picturesque south Shropshire countryside. Viewing Highly Recommended.

Directions - From Cleobury Mortimer take the B4201 and follow for approximately 4 miles following the signs for Oreton and onto Withies Bank where The Lilypad will be found on the left hand side

Location - Oreton is a peaceful village found in the beautiful south Shropshire countryside enjoying a fabulous rural position benefiting from both village and rural life.

The Lilypad is not far from Cleobury Mortimer, an attractive village and a popular rural area to live. The market town of Ludlow lies to the West and is famed for its vibrant festivals, Michelin starred restaurants and fascinating architecture. More extensive facilities for commerce, leisure and shopping are available at Kidderminster and Worcester.

The A4117 can be picked up a short distance away, linked to Kidderminster and the West Midlands conurbation beyond. Trains from Kidderminster regularly depart to Birmingham and beyond and Ludlow has a mainline railway station on the Manchester to Cardiff line.

Description - A wonderful opportunity to purchase a recently refurbished, detached stone cottage set in the wonderful south Shropshire countryside within a generous, elevated position with fabulous long distance rural views. The property offers a combination of character and charm with high quality contemporary fixtures & fittings offering spacious accommodation over two floors comprising four bedrooms and two bathrooms on the first floor, whilst the ground floor benefits from a high quality modern family kitchen diner, useful utility room and cloakroom as well as a generous living room with dining area and separate office.

The Lilypad is approached off Withies Bank via a five bar timber vehicular gate onto a gravel driveway. A pitched tiled covered entrance porch leads into a spacious RECEPTION HALL with part flagged stone flooring and part solid oak wooden flooring.

The LIVING ROOM has a fabulous feature stone wall with open solid wood burning fireplace with ornamental bread oven with UPVC double glazed windows and French doors opening out to the gardens. The dining area has an attractive cast iron open fire, stone hearth and wooden mantle over.

The OFFICE/PLAYROOM has a feature exposed stone wall and dual aspect double glazed windows, telephone point and power points.

The contemporary CLOAKROOM has a white suite of low level close coupled WC and a pedestal wash hand basin.

A particular feature of this family home modern fitted KITCHEN DINER with flagstone flooring, a 'Rayburn Royal' oven with double hot plate and a range of rolled top work surfaces with matching base and eye level units and an integral electric oven with four ring gas hob above and stainless steel extractor hood over. There is plenty of space for a dining table and chairs, two double glazed windows to the side and double glazed French doors opening out to a timber decked seating area overlooking the gardens with rural views beyond.

The UTILITY/LAUNDRY room has quarry tiled flooring and a rolled top work surface with inset stainless steel sink unit with single drainer and mixer tap, fitted cupboards beneath and space and plumbing for automatic washing machine with wall mounted 'Worcester' gas combination boiler.

On the first floor the MASTER BEDROOM is particularly spacious with a modern EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM with a matching white suite comprising of low level close coupled WC, pedestal wash hand basin and double shower unit being fully tiled with raised non slip shower tray and glazed sliding door.

There are THREE further BEDROOMS, two of which are double and situated to the rear attractive views and one having a feature cast iron ornamental fire place with tiled hearth. The fourth single bedroom has a radiator, power points and double glazed Velux window.

The BATHROOM is beautifully presented with a matching white suite with a low level close coupled WC, pedestal wash hand basin and panelled bath.

Outside - The property is approached via a double 5 bar timber gate onto a gravelled driveway providing off road parking with steps up to a further gravelled area with brick retaining walls to a detached stone store with part timber cladding under a pitched tiled roof with power and lighting and external security lighting.

The generous mature cottage style gardens with smart timber decking wrapping around two sides of the property leading to a gravelled seating area. The gardens are private with mature hedge borders and large lawned areas with a paved seating area and two useful timber garden sheds and a greenhouse.

Services - Mains water, electricity and LPG gas are understood to be connected. Drainage by septic tank. None of these services have been tested.

Fixtures & Fittings - Only those items described in these sale particulars are included in the sale.

Tenure - Freehold with Vacant Possession upon Completion.

Halls Holdings Ltd and any joint agents for themselves, and for the Vendor 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 any agent of or consultant to Halls Holdings 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 (photographs are taken with a wide angled / zoom lenses) and dimensions shapes and precise locations may differ (iv) It must not be assumed that the property has all the required planning or building regulation consents. Halls Holdings Ltd, Halls Holdings House, Bowmen Way, Battlefield, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY4 3DR. Registered in England 06597073.

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14 July 2017


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