Gloucester Road, Welland, Malvern


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
Rare opportunity to acquire a unique detached residence in a tranquil rural location; off the beaten track with NO NEAR NEIGHBOURS and providing outstanding VIEWS from many rooms to open countryside and the Malvern Hills.

The property requires extensive modernisation, improvement and re-configuration. Offering flexibly arranged accommodation to include: FOUR/FIVE BEDROOMS and Two Bathrooms, plus Double Garage, 25' x 15' Workshop/Store and this property offers tremendous potential for any discerning purchaser.

Kimberley's are delighted to offer "For Sale" this opportunity set within large gardens (2/3rds to 3/4's of an Acre) and don't delay your viewing of this dated/tired individual home which offers around 1,850sq.ft GIA. plus the Garage,Utility and Cloakroom areas.

THE PROPERTY COMPRISES AS FOLLOWS (all dimensions stated are approximate)

The Property currently comprises of two separate dwellings; one being the original Cottage the other being a "Colt" timber framed extension including an Annexe Bungalow.


ENTRANCE via single glazed door to the:

GARDEN ROOM 32'2'' x 8' with front aspect single glazed windows and polycarbonate roof. Having power points and two ceiling light points. Door to Living Room, Bedroom One and to the:

UTILITY/STORE 14'1'' x 5'3''min. (originally part of the Double Garage and now separated via stud walling!). Having front aspect window; power points, MCB and RCD consumer unit and two ceiling light points. Door to Garage and door to the:

DOWNSTAIRS CLOAKROOM 6'2'' x 4'0'' with rear aspect UPVC double glazed window and fitted low level close coupled W.C and wash hand basin. Splashback tiling behind wash hand basin and ceiling light point.

Door from Garden Room to the:

LIVING ROOM 13' 9" to chimney breast x 11' 6" (4.19m x 3.51m) with front aspect window via Garden Room; Chimney Breast with Malvern stone fireplace completed by a stove and shelving and cupboard to left hand recess. The Room is completed by a radiator, power points and ceiling light point. Staircase leading to the First Floor and opening leads to the:

KITCHEN 11'6'' x 8'10'' with rear aspect window and fitted base and wall units with laminate worktops over and double bowl stainless steel sink inset. Having space and provision for a slot-in cooker, plumbing and waste for an automatic washing machine below worktop and an oil fired AGA. Kitchen is completed by quarry tiled floor in part, splashback tiling behind worktops, power points, ceiling light and high level cupboard housing electric meter and fuseboard. Door from Kitchen to:

DINING ROOM / STUDY / BEDROOM THREE 10' 10" into wardrobes (8'10''min.) x 11' 6" (3.3m x 3.51m) with rear aspect window and two built-in Wardrobes to one wall. Having power points and ceiling light point and afore mentioned door back to the Garden Room.

Staircase from Living Room leads to the:

1ST FLOOR LANDING with front aspect double glazed window, cupboard over stairs and doors to the following rooms:

UPSTAIRS LIVING ROOM OR BEDROOM ONE 20' x 11'10'' with front and rear aspect double glazed windows providing breath taking views to the surrounding countryside and to the Malvern Hills. Chimney breast with provision for open fires; radiator, power points, fitted shelving and ceiling light point N.B. this room is also a 'Colt' timber framed extension.

BEDROOM TWO 12' x 11'6'' with front aspect window; fitted Wardrobing and shelving to one wall, power points and ceiling light point.

BATHROOM 8'6'' x 7'10'' with rear aspect window and front aspect window providing light via Landing. Fitted coloured suite comprising; low level W.C, wash hand basin, Bidet and panel sided bath with electric shower over and extensive wall tiling. Having strip light with electric shaver point over basin, ceiling light point and Airing Cupboard with lagged hot water cylinder. Finally, raised storage platform over stairs with double door access to roof space.

Colt Timber Framed Bungalow

ENTRANCE via part glazed hardwood door to the:

ENCLOSED PORCH with quarry tiled floor and part glazed hardwood door to the:

ENTRANCE HALL with ceiling light point, access hatch to loft space over and door to Cloaks Cupboard housing the fuseboard/Consumer Unit and a further double door Linen Cupboard/ Wardrobe off the Hall. Doors from Hall also to the following rooms:

LIVING ROOM 17'10'' x 11'8'' with front aspect window; chimney breast with painted Malvern stone fireplace and provision for open fires. Living Room is completed by coving to ceiling, dado rail, power points, telephone point and two ceiling light points. Door to the:

FITTED KITCHEN 17'10'' x 7'10'' with side and rear aspect windows and fitted base and wall units with laminate worktop over and double bowl stainless steel sink inset. Space and provision for slot in electric cooker with cooker hood over, plumbing and waste below worktops for automatic washing machine. The Kitchen is completed by splashback tiling to wall areas, power points, ceiling light point, strip light point and finally; wall mounted Glow-Worm boiler providing hot water to the property.

Doors from Entrance Hall also lead to:

BEDROOM ONE 11'9'' x 8'9'' with rear aspect window; power points, ceiling light and double doors to built-in Wardrobe.

BEDROOM TWO 12'0'' x 8'0'' with front aspect window, power points and ceiling light point.

BATHROOM 7'9'' x 5'9'' rear aspect single glazed window and fitted white suite comprising; low level W.C, vanitory unit with wash hand basin inset and twin grip panel sided bath with Triton electric shower over and glass shower screen. Bathroom is completed by wall tiling to important areas, wall mounted electric panel heater and ceiling light point.

OUTSIDE/ GARDENS Barbary Cottage is set in a tranquil, rural location with open countryside and fields around it with large gardens approaching 2/3rd - ¾'s of an acre. Accessed via a single track track with double gates and cattle grid leading

DOUBLE GARAGE 18'6'' x 12'4''min. + the sectioned off Utility / Store & Cloakroom with Garage having Double size 'Up and over' door, power and lighting and pedestrian door leading to the Utility/Store (created via stud wall partitioning and sectioned off the original 18'6'' x 18'0'' Double Garage).

THE GARDENS are mainly laid to lawn (but overgrown) with inset shrubberies and trees and various Cotswold stone chipping seating areas. The property has three garden ponds; a 12' x 10' Summer house with Veranda to front, large Workshop/Store 25' x 15', 8' x 8' Potting Shed, 10' x 8' Greenhouse and three further sheds (One being very dilapidated!). Finally, Barbary Cottage has a well, septic tank drainage and an oil storage tank plus a stream to the Eastern boundary.

TENURE We understand the tenure to be FREEHOLD. All prospective purchasers must verify all details relating to the tenure/deeds of this property (as with any other) via Solicitors.

SERVICES Mains Electricity, water, and septic tank Drainage

TELEPHONE LINES Subject to B.T. transfer regulations.

VIEWING via KIMBERLEY'S 01684 892322

AGENTS NOTE 1 We have not tested systems, services or appliances, thus we cannot confirm them to be free from defects, purchasers must check condition prior to purchase.



AGENTS NOTE 2 Carpets where fitted are included. Other items or fittings in photographs e.g. curtains, curtain tracks/poles, light fittings or appliances are excluded unless negotiated for.

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