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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Lark Hill, Worcester, Worcestershire, WR5

Guide Price £895,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 6 bedrooms
  • 4 reception rooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Period
  • Garden
  • Listed
  • Private Parking

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Dorset House is an impressive Grade II Listed house. Built around the 1820's, the houses along Lark Hill command their surroundings in style and elegance.

The old front door with its fan light above is at the end of a long hall overlooked in part, by the galleried landing. there is a small cupboard under the main staircase and a large cloakroom.

The drawing room and dining room, each have handsome fireplaces and a pair of French doors with shutters which lead out on to the verandah. The dining room in addition has a pair of fitted serving cupboards and a deep alcove.

The sitting room once the old kitchen still has the old range either side of which are ceiling height cupboards.

The kitchen has an attractive bay window giving access into the garden and is fitted out with cupboards, a two oven Aga and serving hatch. The rear hall with its door to the cellar also leads out to the cloister and utility room and boot/boiler room.

Off the half landing on the main stairs is a guest bedroom with an en suite bathroom. There are a further three bedrooms, a family bathroom and a separate cloakroom off the main landing and two identical bedrooms on the top floor with the capacity to create a shower room between them.

One wing incorporates the garage off Lark Hill which would include television room, former kitchen/living room and a narrow staircase leading up to the office. This is linked to the main house by a further room currently used as a sitting room.

The pretty terraced garden slopes away from the house and below the verandah is a large terraced entertaining area.

City Centre 0.5 miles, Junction 7 M5 1 mile
(All distances are approximate)

On the east side of the City, Perry Wood Nature Reserve is a wooded escarpment beside which are the houses of Lark Hill.

Perfectly located, Dorset House is in walking distance of the Cathedral and cinema, as well as excellent shops including the new Waitrose; first rate schools abound such as Kings, Worcester Royal Grammar, Redhill Primary, Nunnery Wood, the Sixth Form College and university.

Train stations are at Worcester Foregate Street and Shrub Hill, with the new Parkway station on the east side of the M5, due to open in 2018/2019. The M5 Junction 7 is just to the east of the city.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
11 November 2017


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