Oldwood Road, Tenbury Wells, WR15


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
An excellent example of a Victorian Villa by James Cranston set in grounds in a quiet location close to town centre

Situation : Accessed via a private drive off Oldwood Road close to its junction with Bromyard Road. The property is within easy walking distance ofTenbury town centre with all its amenities and shops. Both primary and secondary schools are within 200m.

Description : Built in the mid C.19th in a high Gothic style and designed for a local solicitor by James Cranston, the Victorian architect, responsible for many of the towns finest buildings. Arranged over three floors and a cellar, the house has many fine original features. Brick built beneath a steep tiled roof, the house provides the following spacious accommodation



Entrance Hall : leading to

Reception Room 1 : with original fireplace, full height window to garden, bay window to front

Reception Room 2 : opening onto hall with log burner recessed in chimney breast

Dining Room : with bay window to side elevation, Through to

Conservatory : with sliding French doors to rear and side tiled floor

Kitchen : A contemporary kitchen with a wide range of wall and base units with work surfaces. Rangemaster stove with gas rings and oven, extractor hood over, plumbling for dishwasher, one and a half stainless steel sink and drainer with pillar mixer taps.

Utility Room : with larder unit stainless steel sink with drainer and pillar mixer taps, plumbing for washing machine, low level WC suite

Rear Hall : with access to cellar

Cellar : wine cellar with stone slabs and general cellarage, good clearance, hatch to courtyard


Master Bedroom : dual aspect with

En suite Shower Room : with low level WC suite, two hand basins, heated towel rail, shower cubicle with Bristan shower

Bedroom 2 : with exposed floor boards, window to front

Bedroom 3 : with wooden laminate floor windows to rear

Bedroom 4 : with wooden laminate floor, windows to side

Bedroom 5 : with wooden laminate floor and windows to side

Family Bathroom : with two hand basins, low level WC suite, bath shower cubicle and Briston shower, vinyl flooring and heated towel rail

Landing : leading to

Second Floor

Office/Store Room : with gas boiler serving upper floor

Bathroom : with low level WC suite, bath, hand basin, airing cupboard housing immersion heater

Attic/Roof Void : Door leads to roof void suitable for storage

OUTSIDE : There is a small range of brick stores off a courtyard, providing a log store, washroom (with sink) and boot room (with boiler). A forecourt allowing parking for over ten cars. There is an attractive lawn to the front with mature trees including a Cedar of Lebanon. Private gardens lie to the side and rear, providing seclusion. The drive is shared by the bungalow and adjoining Coach House which is being retained by the vendors. An 'OS' extract showing the retained area is available on request

THE COACH HOUSE : The coach house is adjoined to the main house and the accommodation comprises (with approximate measurements)

Hall : 27'0" x 5'0" (8.23m x 1.52m) , (overall average measurements) including the inner hall

Sitting Room : 15'0" x 13'3" (4.57m x 4.04m) , (average measurements)

Fireplace housing a living flame gas stove, recessed shelving

Double doors to

Conservatory : 10'6" x 8'6" (3.20m x 2.59m) , with electric heater, tiled flooring and carpeting. Double doors to rear garden

Kitchen : 8'9" x 8'9" (2.67m x 2.67m) , with one and a half sink unit together with an extensive range of floor and wall cupboards, drawers and worktops. Leisure rangemaster 110 cooker, window blinds, tiled flooring

Inner Hall : with extensive fitted shelving. Worcester 24inch Junior gas fired boiler

Bedroom 1 : 12'3" x 8'9" (3.73m x 2.67m) , with fitted carpet and curtains

Bedroom 2 : 11'0" x 10'6" (3.35m x 3.20m) , with fitted carpet and curtains. Access to roof space

Bathroom : 9'9" x 4'9" (2.97m x 1.45m) , with shower compartment, pedestal hand basin and WC suite. Glass shelving, part-tiled walls, wall mirror, tiled flooring


Garden : the rear garden is mainly laid to lawn.

Two garages


Extra land

Turning area

Services : Mains electricity and gas

Mains water and drainage

Worcester 24 inch Junior gas fired central heating boiler

Outgoings : Malvern Hills District Council Tel: 01684 862 151

Water rates are levied separately

Severn Trent Water 0345 638 44 44

Council Tax Band F

Directions : Heading South on the A4112 (Leominster) from the Town Centre, 50m after its junction with the B4214 (Bromyard Road), turn left onto a private drive. Pass a bungalow on the left. The Mount lies at the top of the drive

Arrange viewing 01584 810436

Franklin Gallimore

52 Teme Street, Tenbury Wells, Worcestershire

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