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Property Details

Guide Price £379,500 - SSTC | 3 Bedroom Detached | Firs Close, Great Malvern WR14 3HR

Property Summary

A Detached Family House Enjoying A Quiet Cul-De-Sac Setting In One Of Great Malvern's Premier Residential Locations And Offering Three Bedroomed Accommodation In Need Of Some Updating With Central Heating, Double Glazing, Porch, Hall, Lounge, Dining Room, Kitchen, Cellar, Bathroom, Conservatory, Off Road Parking, Garage, Car Port And A Mature Attractively Landscaped Private Garden. No Chain. Energy Rating 'E'

Location & Description

2 Firs Close enjoys a convenient position less than a mile from the centre of Great Malvern where there is a fine range of amenities including shops and banks, Waitrose supermarket, the renowned theatre and cinema complex, the splash leisure pool and gymnasium and Manor Park Sports and Tennis Centre. Transport communications are well catered for. Great Malvern railway station is less than a mile away. Junction 7 of the M5 motorway at Worcester and Junction 1 of the M50 at Upton are both less ten miles distant. The house is within walking distance of Malvern and Peachfield commons and is less than a mile away from the network of paths and bridleways which criss-cross the Malvern Hills.

Firs Close is situated off College Grove which is generally accepted to be one of Great Malverns premier residential locations. It is less than five minutes walk from the grounds of Malvern College with views over the Severn Valley and of the Malvern Hills which form a delightful backdrop.

Originally built in 1965, 2 Firs Close is a traditional two storey detached family home. It offers great scope for updating, improvement and even extension. It is offered with its original gas fired warm air central heating system but replacement double glazed windows have been installed in more recent years.

On the ground floor an enclosed porch opens into a wide reception hall off which there is a cloakroom and WC, a spacious lounge, separate dining room, kitchen and side porch. Being of split level design stairs lead to the lower ground floor and the bedroom quarters. Here a hallway leads to a large cellar, the three bedrooms and to a bathroom with WC. Externally accessed from the rear of the house is a conservatory.

The house enjoys a lovely setting in a well thought out attractively landscaped and mature garden from which there are views towards the Malvern Hills. . This provides shelter and privacy Within the curtilage there is off road parking for at least two vehicles, a garage and a car port.


Entrance Porch

An enclosed porch with split stable style entrance door, window to front aspect, stripped Oak flooring, glazed inner door and window to

Reception Hall - 3.27m (10ft 9in) x 2.96m (9ft 9in) maximum

Access to roof space, telephone point, cupboard housing the gas fired warm air central heating boiler, stairs leading to lower ground floor.

Cloakroom - 2.07m (6ft 9in) x 1.94m (6ft 4in)

Close coupled WC, pedestal wash basin, built in store cupboard, double glazed window to rear aspect.

Lounge - 6.73m (22ft 1in) x 4.82m (15ft 10in) (minimum 3.67 m)

Fireplace with reconstituted stone surround, mantle and tiled hearth. Four double glazed windows to three aspects.

Dining Room - 4.24m (13ft 11in) x 3.21m (10ft 6in)

Double glazed window to front aspect.

Kitchen - 3.92m (12ft 10in) x 3.31m (10ft 10in)

Floor and eye level cupboards with work surfaces, stainless steel one and a half bowl single drainer sink with mixer tap, built in broom cupboard, walk in pantry cupboard, double glazed windows to side and rear aspects and door leading to

Side Porch

Double glazed window to rear aspect. Part glazed door leading into front garden.


Half Landing

Full length double glazed window to rear aspect


Built in airing cupboard with factory lagged cylinder and immersion heater. Door leading to

Bedroom 1 - 4.23m (13ft 11in) x 3.4m (11ft 2in)

Fitted double wardrobe, double glazed window to front aspect

Bedroom 2 - 3.52m (11ft 7in) x 3.4m (11ft 2in)

Built in cupboard with hanging rail and shelving, double glazed window to front aspect

Bedroom 3 - 3.21m (10ft 6in) x 3.19m (10ft 6in)

Two double glazed windows to rear aspect and double glazed door leading into garden. From this room there is external access to the conservatory (described later)


Half tiled and having panelled bath, pedestal wash basin, close coupled WC and double glazed window to rear aspect.

Conservatory - 3.07m (10ft 1in) x 3m (9ft 10in)

This room is not directly linked to the main accommodation but is externally accessed from the rear garden. It is double glazed to three aspects.


A driveway provides off road parking for at least two vehicles and leads to both a CAR PORT and separately to an integral

Garage - 5.31m (17ft 5in) x 3.2m (10ft 6in)

with light and power, up and over door and window...

The front garden is laid to lawn with a comprehensive display of mature and well established shrub borders and trees. Pathways lead to a timber decked balcony and to the front door and separately via the side of the house into the rear garden. This is very sheltered and extremely private and from which there are views towards the Malvern Hills in the west. It is laid to lawn with further well stocked rockeries, shrub and herbaceous borders, roses, conifer hedging and fencing. A gate also leads back to the car port which means that the rear garden can be accessed from either side of the house. There is an external tap... .

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 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.

A full Energy Performance Certificate is available for the property.

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

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

Strictly by appointment through the Agents Malvern office. 01684 892809

From the agent's office in Worcester Road proceed south along the A449 towards Ledbury following along Belle Vue Terrace and Wells Road. After about quarter of a mile turn very sharp left down into Abbey Road. Take the next right turn into College Road and then the next right into Thirlstane Road, almost immediately forking right into College Grove. Proceed to the end of this road taking a left turn into Firs Close. The property is the second house on the left hand side.

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