Ridgeway Cross, Near Malvern, Worcestershire, WR13

£850,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
The house occupies an elevated, rural setting with fine views. It is surrounded by open countryside in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Dating from the late 18th century it was originally 2 houses. It has since been remodelled and extended and refurbished in 2015. The house has evolved into a practical, spacious and stylish country home. The accommodation extends to over 4,500 sq ft over two storeys.

The kitchen opens into a large, bright sitting/dining room nearly 30' long, in part double height and with a feature woodburning stove. This excellent living space leads through to another cosy sitting room, study and boot room with a door to the garden.

There are two elegant reception rooms on the other side of the house both with doors opening to the garden. The reception hall has a flag stone floor, large stone inglenook fireplaces and exposed chamfered ceiling timbers. On the first floor, the dual aspect master bedroom has an en suite bathroom and dressing room. There are further four double bedrooms and two family bathrooms.

The house is approached via a private drive which leads to the gravel parking and turning area at the side of the house. There is a separate vehicular access and garage at the rear of the house. The well tended gardens have level lawns, mature boundary hedges and a tennis court. The stockproof paddock is gently sloping and extends to about 2 ½ acres. A versatile outbuilding provides stabling, workshop and tack room.

Great Malvern 4 miles, Ledbury 8 miles, Worcester 10 miles M5 (J7) 11 miles, Birmingham 37 miles (Distances approximate)

The Quiet Woman is surrounded by beautiful Worestershire countryside just 4 miles west of the spa town of Malvern and is well positioned for access to Worcester, with easy access to the motorway network and direct mainline train links to Birmingham and London.

The Malvern Hills, an area of outstanding natural beauty are the dominant feature of the landscape. Malvern is also a renowned cultural centre with an excellent theatre and cinema. There are also good shopping facilities, a Waitrose superstore is in the town centre and a wide range of independent retailers on a busy high street.

There are extensive shopping and recreational facilities in Worcester including premiership rugby County cricket and horse racing on the banks of the River Severn. There is excellent schooling nearby from both the private and state sectors.

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