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Property Details

Guide Price £275,000 - Sold | 3 Bedroom Detached | Barrett Rise, Great Malvern WR14 2UJ

Property Summary

An Exceptionally Well Presented And Maintained Detached Home Situated In A Sought After Location. The Beautifully Presented Living Accommodation Has Been Upgraded And Benefits From Upvc Double Glazing, Gas Central Heating, Refitted Bathroom, Garage And Off Road Parking And Comprises In Brief; Entrance Hall, Sitting Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, Utility Room, Guest Cloakroom, Three Generous Bedrooms And Bathroom. The Property Enjoys Views Across The Severn Valley And Back Towards The Malvern Hills. Energy Rating 'C'.

Location & Description

8 Barrett Rise enjoys a superb location in one of Malvern's most sought after residential areas close to the town centre of Great Malvern which is less than half a mile away and offers a further wide range of amenities including shops, banks, building societies, Post Office and the Waitrose supermarket. Great Malvern is renowned for its tourist attractions to include the theatre complex with concert hall and cinema. There are many sporting facilities available to include the Splash leisure centre, Manor Park Sports Club and the Worcestershire Golf Club at Malvern Wells.

The centre of Malvern Link is also about half a mile away and offers a further range of amenities. Also nearby is the retail park in Townsend Way offering a range of high street names including Next, Boots, Marks & Spencer and Halfords.

Transport communications are excellent with two mainline Railway Stations at Malvern with connections to Worcester, Birmingham, London (Paddington), Hereford and South Wales. Junction 7 of the M5 motorway at Worcester is about 8 miles distant.

Educational facilities offer both primary and secondary schooling within the area as well as private schools to include the famous Malvern College and Malvern St James.

Tucked up in the right hand corner of this quiet cul de sac location 8 Barrett Rise enjoys a slightly elevated position from which views are on offer across the Severn Valley and back towards the Malvern Hills. The property is set back behind a lawned fore garden which is accessed via a short flight of steps leading up from the cul de sac via a shared path with the neighbouring property where a private path continues past the lawn with deep woodchip and planted beds to two sides which offer a variety of shrubs and plants enclosed by a hedged and fenced perimeter to two sides. The composite front door with double glazed fan light opens through to the exceptionally well presented and maintained living accommodation which has been upgraded by the present owners with the addition of double glazing, cavity wall insulation and a new boiler being installed in 2014. The generous accommodation further benefits from a landscaped rear garden, off road parking for two vehicles and single garage which are positioned to the rear of the residence.

The accommodation in detail comprises;

Entrance Hall

A welcoming environment having useful understairs recess and stairs rising to the first floor. Ceiling light point, wall mounted central heating thermostat control point, radiator, double white four panelled doors with chrome handles opening to sitting room and these style doors are a feature that continue throughout the house. A further door leads to the utility room and door opens through to

Guest Cloakroom

Having been refitted in 2014 with a modern white suite consisting of a low level WC and vanity wash hand basin with mixer tap and cupboard under. Obscure double glazed window to side, radiator, ceiling light point, tiled splash back.

Sitting Room - 5.49m (18ft 0in) x 3.28m (10ft 9in)

A generous, light and airy room enjoying a deep and wide double glazed bow window to front aspect looking out to the lawned fore garden and the views beyond. (The roof of the bow window has been replaced with a rubberised roof in 2015). Coving to ceiling, ceiling light point, radiator, entrance opens through to

Dining Room - 3.02m (9ft 11in) x 2.72m (8ft 11in)

Being open to the sitting room making this a versatile space which is conveniently situated adjacent to the kitchen. Double glazed window to rear with double glazed pedestrian door which opens to and overlooks the landscaped rear garden. Ceiling light point, coving to ceiling, radiator.

Kitchen - 3m (9ft 10in) x 2.79m (9ft 2in)

Fitted with a range of drawer and cupboard base unit with rolled edge worktop over and matching wall units. A stainless steel sink unit with drainer and cupboard under sits under the double glazed window overlooking the rear garden and to the Malvern Hills beyond. There is a connection point for a gas or electric cooker and dishwasher. Ceiling light point, tiled splash backs, entrance leading through to

Utility Room - 1.75m (5ft 9in) minimum (7'10" maximum) x 1.8m (5ft 11in)

A useful space with double glazed window to side aspect and double glazed UPVC door to rear. Space and connection point for washing machine with wooden work surface over where a tumble drier could be situated. Space for fridge freezer, ceiling light point, radiator. Door opening to entrance hall.



Double glazed window to side. Loft access point, ceiling light point, useful airing cupboard housing the combination Viemann boiler which was installed in 2014 with wooden shelving to side. Doors open through to

Master Bedroom - 3.07m (10ft 1in) x 4.04m (13ft 3in)

Positioned at the front of the residence the double glazed window affords views across the Severn Valley. The room benefits from a range of fitted wardrobes with folding doors incorporating hanging and shelf space. Ceiling light point, coving to ceiling, radiator.

Bedroom 2 - 2.29m (7ft 6in) x 4.93m (16ft 2in)

A further substantial double bedroom positioned at the rear of the residence and enjoying views to the Malvern Hills. Double glazed window, ceiling light point, radiator, coving to ceiling.

Bedroom 3 - 3.07m (10ft 1in) x 2.41m (7ft 11in)

Double glazed window to front, ceiling light point, radiator, coving to ceiling.


Refitted in 2014 consisting of a white suite of low level WC with matching pedestal wash basin and mixer tap, panelled bath with mixer tap and shower head fitment. The walls are finished in complementary ceramic, ceiling light point, radiator, opaque double glazed window to rear.


At the rear the current owners have landscaped the south west facing garden and glimpses of the Malvern Hills can be seen. Extending away from the property a paved patio area leads to a stone chipped path with brick edging meandering past the vegetable garden and shaped lawn to the rear pedestrian gate giving access to the driveway and garage. To the sides planted beds offer a variety of shrubs and Bamboo. The whole garden is enclosed by a wooden fenced perimeter and there is an additional pedestrian gated side access to front.

Garage - 5.26m (17ft 3in) x 2.57m (8ft 5in)

Up and over door to front, light and power. UPVC pedestrian door gives access to the garden. Outside light on garden side. Situated to the front of the garage are two tandem car parking spaces which are accessed via a shared road leading from Tennyson Drive.

The road leading to the garage is unadopted and each property will have an equal share of the maintenance and upkeep costs.

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 this 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 Agent's Malvern office. (01684 892809).

From the Agent's office in Great Malvern proceed down Church Street. Go straight over the traffic lights and take the third turning left into Albert Road North. Take the second turning right into Cockshot Road and the second right into Tennyson Drive. Take the first right following the road round to the left where the turning for Barrett Rise can be found on the left. Continue up the road to the head of the cul de sac where the property can be found off the right hand side as indicated by the agent's For Sale board.

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