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Property Details

Guide Price £285,000 - SSTC | 3 Bedroom Detached Bungalow | Orchard Lea, Alfrick, Worcester WR6 5HL

Property Summary

A Spacious Detached Bungalow Enjoying A Quiet Setting In Large Gardens In A Small Village Cul-De-Sac And Comprising Porch, Hall, Lounge, Dining Room, Conservatory, Kitchen, Three Bedrooms, Shower Room, Central Heating, Double Glazing, Newly Fitted Carpets, Off Road Parking And Garage. Energy Rating "D"

Location & Description

5 Orchard Lea enjoys a quiet setting in the centre of the charming west Worcestershire village of Alfrick, approximately six miles from Great Malvern, eight miles from the city of Worcester and seven miles from Bromyard. The village itself has a community hall, a charming church and shop, the Fox Inn at nearby Lulsley and two nature/wildlife reserves. There are also local bus services laid on to provide access to local primary schools at Suckley and Leigh Sinton and secondary schools in Malvern and Worcester.
Transport communications are good. Junction 7 of the M5 motorway, south of Worcester is within reasonable striking distance and there are mainline railway stations in both Great Malvern and Worcester. The village is not only surrounded by the two nature reserves referred to earlier but also by some of the most beautiful and unspoilt countryside. It is the perfect spot for anyone who enjoys walking or riding.
The property itself is a traditional single storey detached bungalow located in a small cul-de-sac. It stands in larger than average attractively landscaped and mature gardens with off road parking for several vehicles and an attached garage.
The accommodation includes an entrance porch, reception hall, lounge, dining room, conservatory, kitchen, three bedrooms and a shower room with WC. The bungalow also has an oil fired central heating system and contemporary double glazed windows. New carpets have also been recently fitted.

Entrance Porch

Double glazed to three aspects with double glazed front door, tiled floor and double glazed UPVC inner door leading to

Reception Hall

Radiator, smoke alarm, access to roof space, airing cupboard with factory lagged cylinder, immersion heater and slatted shelving.

Lounge - 5.3m (17ft 5in) x 3.62m (11ft 11in)

Having sealed former fireplace with raised plinths supporting electric fire and surround. Telephone and TV points, radiator, double glazed window to front aspect. The room is open plan to the

Dining Room - 3.02m (9ft 11in) x 2.54m (8ft 4in)

Radiator, central heating thermostat, door leading to kitchen (described later). Two double glazed windows and a pair of double glazed doors leading into

Conservatory - 2.79m (9ft 2in) x 2.59m (8ft 6in)

Maximum measurements as this is an hexagonally shaped conservatory. Double glazed to three aspects overlooking the rear garden and with double glazed door leading into the garden itself.

Kitchen - 3.18m (10ft 5in) x 3m (9ft 10in)

Range of floor and eye level cupboards with work surfaces and tiled surrounds. Space and plumbing for washing machine, space for cooker, fridge and freezer (not included). Oil fired central heating boiler, radiator, double glazed window to rear aspect and double glazed door leading into rear garden.

Bedroom 1 - 4.15m (13ft 7in) x 3m (9ft 10in)

Range of fitted furniture including two double wardrobes, six cupboards and work surface with skirting lighting below. Raised vanity wash basin with two cupboards and six drawers below and work surfaces to each side. Radiator, telephone and TV points and double glazed window to rear aspect.

Bedroom 2 - 3.62m (11ft 11in) x 3.01m (9ft 11in)

Radiator and double glazed window to front aspect.

Bedroom 3 - 2.64m (8ft 8in) x 2.59m (8ft 6in)

Radiator and double glazed window to front aspect.

Shower Room

Half tiled and having large double shower cubicle with tiled walls, pedestal wash basin, close coupled WC, radiator with fitted towel rail, wall mounted glass shelving, large wall mirror, extractor fan, ceramic tiled floor and double glazed window to rear aspect.

Outside

A driveway provides off road parking for three cars and leads directly to the

Garage - 5.66m (18ft 7in) x 2.65m (8ft 8in)

With up and over door, light and power connected, window and door overlooking and leading into the rear garden. Fitted work bench.
The front garden is laid to two lawns with a central pathway providing access to the front door. There are mature shrubs, herbaceous borders and spring bulbs and the fašade of the bungalow supports a number of climbers. Pillared and gated entrances to each side of the property lead on to pathways into the large and attractively landscaped mature rear garden. This is a strong feature of the bungalow and provides a lovely private setting. The garden itself is laid to large areas of lawn with a paved patio and seating areas, a large rockery containing a number of well established ground cover plants, a substantial vegetable section, numerous mature shrubs and a selection of ornamental and fruit trees. Within the grounds there is a GREENHOUSE 8'x 6' and a small garden SHED 6' x 4' of timber construction. The rear garden is enclosed by a mixture of well established hedging and fencing. At strategic points there is an outside tap and external lighting.
SERVICES
We have been advised that mains electricity, water and drainage are believed to be connected to the property. Central heating is provided by way of an oil fired system. This information has not been checked with the respective service providers and interested parties may wish to make their own enquiries with the relevant authorities. No statement relating to services or appliances should be taken to infer that such items are in satisfactory working order and intending purchasers are advised to satisfy themselves where necessary.

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

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

VIEWING
Strictly by appointment through the Agents Malvern office. 01684 892809.

DIRECTIONS
From Great Malvern proceed north along the A449 Worcester Road towards Malvern Link. After about quarter of a mile, at the first set of traffic lights at Link Top, turn left and immediately bear right following the signs to Leigh Sinton into Newtown Road. Follow this route for just over a mile leaving the town limits and continuing on into the village of Leigh Sinton. At the junction with the A4103 Worcester to Hereford road turn left towards Hereford. After a short distance take the first right turn into Sherridge Lane towards Suckley. Follow this route for just over a mile to Smith End Green where at the next junction turn left towards Alfrick. Continue for just over a mile and on seeing the sign for Stitchens Hill turn right into Hopton Lane (again signed Alfrick). Continue along this route over a small bridge and up to the next T junction. Turn left towards Alfrick. After a short distance you will enter the village itself. At its centre is the village green and War Memorial. Proceed past the memorial taking the next turn to the right (by a red telephone box). After a further 50 yards the entrance to Orchard Lea will be seen on the right hand side.

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