Salwarpe, Droitwich, Worcestershire

£895,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 7
A substantial detached country farmhouse with spacious family accommodation and development potential situated in a wonderful yet convenient rural location with stunning far reaching views

Situation

Hunt Green Farmhouse occupies a wonderful rural position between Salwarpe and Chatley. The property is situated off a quiet country lane and enjoys far reaching views over open countryside across the valley to Ladywood.

There are many walks by the Droitwich Canal and River Salwarpe and the property is extremely well placed for Worcester, Droitwich and the motorway network. Ombersley is a few minutes drive away with excellent local shops, pubs and restaurants, primary school, tennis club and new doctor's surgery. The popular Hadley Bowling Green is within walking distance of the house.

Worcester to the south has excellent regional shopping and leisure facilities along with highly regarded independent schools. There are also 2 rail stations with regular services to Birmingham and London. Droitwich is also close and the M5 motorway can be reached at either junctions 5, Droitwich or 6, Worcester north.

Description

Hunt Green Farmhouse offers a rare opportunity to purchase a family home with scope for modernisation as well as having the benefit of an existing self-contained annex in addition to the main accommodation providing versatile uses allowing for dual occupancy for extended family, staff or as a separate income. The recently approved planning permission provides a unique development opportunity allowing for the subdivision of the main residence into two separate detached dwellings and extend.

Alternatively the property as a whole provides fantastic spacious family accommodation.

The existing property has an open canopied porch with the entrance door leading through to the large hallway which has a tiled floor and a stunning custom built Ash staircase to the first floor. Custom build Ash double doors open into the drawing room which is flooded with light from the large window to the front and there is a feature fireplace with a custom made Ash decorated wooden surround with marble slips and hearth and a fitted gas Living flame coal effect gas fire. The separate dining room has two windows overlooking the rear garden. The breakfast kitchen is the heart of the house and has French doors opening out onto the rear garden and patio. The excellent range of fitted units are French Oak with timber edged granite effect work surfaces and French tiled splashbacks. There is a central island with cupboards, bookshelves and a wine rack and fitted appliances include a Bosch double oven and hob with an extractor over, a Neff dishwasher and an integral fridge and separate freezer. The useful adjacent study area is dual aspect and has a feature brick wall and a door to the family room which has a brick fireplace with an oak beam and a Yeomans gas fired wood burner and windows overlooking both the front and rear garden. There is also a downstairs cloakroom and a utility/boot room with a tiled floor, a stable door to the garden, recesses for the usual appliances and a range of kitchen units and the Worcester oil fired central heating boiler.

On the first floor the galleried landing has a double built in airing cupboard and an ash clad central beam. The master bedroom enjoys fabulous views over open countryside to the rear and has an en-suite shower room. The three other bedrooms are all good sizes and overlook the gardens and the family bathroom provides an excellent opportunity to update and modernise the bathroom fittings. The fifth bedroom has built in double wardrobes and could be used as either a third bedroom to the cottage or the fifth bedroom to the main residence.

The Cottage

The accommodation is set within the original stone built section of the house with its own entrance and could be made completely separate from the main residence. At the moment the entrance is shared into the utility/boot room of the main house with an archway through to an inner hallway with a cloakroom. The breakfast kitchen has a tiled floor and a range of fitted units with a granite effect worktops. The sitting room has a brick fireplace with an LPG gas fired villager wood burner, two windows overlooking the garden and a staircase to the first floor where there are two bedrooms and a part tiled family bathroom with a corner bath with a shower over.

Grounds and gardens

The property is approached off a quiet lane onto a gravel drive with attractive wrought iron double gates set within brick pillars with lighting and power socket opening onto an extensive gravelled drive providing an ample parking and turning area.

The double garage has a paved hardstanding area to the front, twin up and over doors one of which is automatic/electric. There is a useful loft area and a personnel stable door to the rear garden.

The gardens are predominantly laid to lawn and border open fields with fabulous far reaching views across open countryside. There are well stocked borders and mature trees to include a feature maple tree and silver birches. The terrace to the rear has a brick retaining wall and is a perfect spot for an outside seating area and alfresco dining.

Arrange viewing 01905 813787

Fisher German - Worcester

1 Kings Court, Charles Hastings Way, Worcester

See all properties from this agent

Send me homes like this by email