Wilton Road, Malvern

£595,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
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A Substantial And Versatile Victorian Detached Property Located In A Much Sought After And Convenient Location Close To The Centres Of Barnards Green And Malvern Link. Accommodation Extending To Over 3000 Sqft Offering Period Character And Charm. Energy Rating ''E''

Location & Description

The property is positioned in a popular and much sought after road ideal for access to the bustling shopping precinct of Barnards Green which offers a wide range of independent shops, Co-op supermarket, eateries, takeaways and community facilities. Further and more extensive amenities are available in the Victorian hillside town of Great Malvern which offers a Waitrose supermarket and the renowned theatre with concert hall and cinema. The retail park on Townsend Way, Malvern Link has a number of high street names including Next, Marks & Spencer, Boot and Halfords to name but a few.

Transport communications are excellent with a mainline railway station in Great Malvern offering direct links to Worcester, Birmingham, London, Hereford and South Wales. Junction 7 of the M5 motorway is positioned just outside Worcester bringing The Midlands, South West and South Wales into an easy commute. A regular bus service runs down Barnards Green Road connecting the neighbouring areas.

Educational facilities are well catered for at primary and secondary levels in the state and private sectors.

1 Wilton Road is an attractive and striking Victorian detached residence built in 1880 and set in generous grounds over looking playing fields. It would certainly fit a growing family well.

The property is sat on a corner plot and is approached via a wooden pedestrian gate sat between two brick pillars with ornate tops. The foregarden is enclosed by a Malvern stone walled perimeter with wrought iron detailing. A pedestrian path leads through the planted foregarden to a hardwood front door set under an ornate facade and opens to the accommodation that benefits from many period features and charm. It has gas central heating.

The accommodation in more detail comprises:

THE ACCOMMODATION

A reception hall welcomes you into this property where already the ornate period features of this fine residence are displayed including high ceilings, cornicing and feature Gothic style archway sat on ornate detailed pelmets. Beautiful Minton tiled flooring flows throughout this area. A door gives access to the well proportioned sitting room that enjoys a wide bay window with seat looking up to the Malvern Hills. This room also has an AGA woodburning stove set on a slate hearth. There are beautifully carved and painted cornices.

The dining room is conveniently located at the front of the property and has a bank of double glazed windows offering glimpses of the Worcestershire Beacon. Period open grate with feature surround and hearth. An ideal space for formal entertaining. There is a useful office with feature sandstone fireplace and iron grate with useful shelving and cupboards to one side. This is a through room with a doorway opening to a flexible and versatile space which is currently divided into two rooms via a partition doorway and could easily be turned into one room, ideal as a workshop, playroom or additional reception room. Double glazed window to front, doorway to side and quarry tiled flooring.

The kitchen is a family orientated space with chequered tiled flooring and fitted with a range of kitchen units and worktop space. There is a large mains gas four oven AGA. Double doors open and overlook the formal garden. The kitchen is further complimented by the utility room where there are additional cupboards and work surface space as well as a sink and connection for a washing machine.

An open wooden balustraded staircase rises up past a beautiful leadlight window to the first floor landing from where four generous bedrooms can be accessed. Two doubles positioned to the front of the house, including the Master which has an En-Suite shower room and enjoys views to the Worcestershire Beacon and Malvern Hills. The two further bedrooms are good size singles and are serviced by a separate WC and bathroom with roll edged bath and separate shower enclosure. Stairs continue up from the first floor landing to an attic bedroom which in turn leads through to the attic space which is ideal for storage.

Outside there is a beautiful enclosed rear garden with a paved patio area giving access to lawn with shaped beds planted with a wide variety of plants and shrubs. From within the garden views are on offer to North Hill and the Worcestershire Beacon. The whole garden is enclosed by a fenced and hedged perimeter giving it an element of seclusion and privacy. A wrought iron pedestrian gate leads through to the side garden which again is mainly laid to lawn with additional patio area and shrub beds. Enclosed by a Malvern stone walled perimeter with wrought iron railings.

Positioned to the side of the property is an off road parking area which in turn gives access to the GARAGE with additional Workroom/Store to side, with light and power. Leading from the driveway a door leads through to a courtyard area with blue bricked floor giving access to a useful store and outside WC.

Beneath the house is a useful cellar room, ideal for storage can be accessed from both inside and outside the house.

Reception Hall

Sitting Room 5.27m (17ft) max into bay x 4.03m (13ft) min (16'2 max)

Dining Room 4.06m (13ft 1in) x 4.06m (13ft 1in)

Study 2.32m (7ft 6in) x 2.79m (9ft) max

Workshop/Playroom 3.30m (10ft 8in) x 5.99m (19ft 4in) overall

Kitchen 4.08m (13ft 2in) x 5.27m (17ft)

Utility Room 4.03m (13ft) x 2.76m (8ft 11in) max

Cellar Room 4.00m (12ft 11in) x 4.08m (13ft 2in)

Landing

Master Bedroom 5.27m (17ft) max into bay x 5.01m (16ft 2in)

Bedroom 2 4.06m (13ft 1in) x 4.06m (13ft 1in)

Bedroom 3 2.71m (8ft 9in) x 3.97m (12ft 10in)

Bedroom 4 3.97m (12ft 10in) x 2.53m (8ft 2in)

Bedroom 5 4.03m (13ft) x 3.35m (10ft 10in)

Attic Storage Area 4.31m (13ft 11in) max x 8.68m (28ft) max

Garage 5.42m (17ft 6in) x 3.07m (9ft 11in)

Services

We have been advised that mains gas, electricity, water and drainage are connected to the property. This information has not been checked with the respective service providers and interested parties may wish to make their own enquiries with the relevant local authority. No statement relating to services or appliances should be taken to infer that such items are in satisfactory working order and intending occupiers are advised to satisfy themselves where necessary.

Tenure

We are advised (subject to legal confirmation) that the property is freehold.

General

Intending purchasers will be required to produce identification documentation and proof of funding in order to comply with The Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing and Transfer of Funds Regulations 2017. More information can be made available upon request.

John Goodwin FRICS has made every effort to ensure that measurements and particulars are accurate however prospective purchases/tenants must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the accuracy of the information provided. No information with regard to planning use, structural integrity, tenure, availability/operation, business rates, services or appliances has been formerly verified and therefore prospective purchasers/tenants are requested to seek validation of all such matters prior to submitting a formal or informal intention to purchase/lease the property or enter into any contract.

Viewing

By appointment to be made through the Agent's Malvern Office, Tel: 01684 892809

Council Tax

COUNCIL TAX BAND ''E''

This information may have been obtained by telephone call only and applicants are advised to consider obtaining written confirmation.

EPC

The EPC rating for this property is E (41).

Directions

From the agents office in Great Malvern proceed south along the A449 and turn left downhill into Church Street. Proceed over the traffic lights at the junction with Graham Road and Church Street and proceed towards Barnards Green. Continue on passing Malvern St James Girls School and playing fields, Wilton Road will then be seen on the left after a short distance. Turn into Wilton Road where the property is on the corner as indicated by the agents For Sale board.

Arrange viewing 01684 438535

John Goodwin - Malvern

13 Worcester Road, Great Malvern, Worcestershire

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