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Property Details

Selling Price £265,000 - SSTC | 3 Bedroom Detached | Ripple, Tewkesbury GL20 6HE

Property Summary

An Opportunity To Acquire A Delightful Grade II Listed Detached Thatched Cottage Offering A Wealth Of Character In Need Of Some Cosmetic Renovation On The Outskirts Of Upton Upon Severn. The Spacious Accommodation Comprises In Brief; Living Room, Dining Room, Breakfast Kitchen, Two Double Bedrooms, A Further Single Bedroom And A Bathroom. Outside There Is Parking For Several Vehicles And A Large Private Rear Garden.

Location & Description

Stratford Bridge Cottage offers a wealth of charm and character having exposed wall and ceiling timbers throughout with a fantastic enclosed garden and off road parking enjoying a convenient location within easy driving distance to the riverside town of Upton upon Severn.

The historic town of Upton upon Severn provides a full range of amenities including shops for everyday needs, supermarkets, Post Office, bank, medical centre, dentist surgery and a primary school with a senior school at Hanley Castle. It also has a famous marina and the town is well known for its lively entertainment scene, notably in the summer when there are Jazz, Folk and River Festivals. There are many sporting facilities available in Upton with golf courses at Malvern, Tewkesbury and Worcester. The surrounding countryside offers delightful walks, in particular across the Malvern Hills.

Upton upon Severn is well positioned being approximately three miles from the M50/M5 motorways and approximately eleven miles from Worcester, fifteen miles from Cheltenham and Gloucester, seven miles from Tewkesbury and eight miles from Malvern.

Transport communications are well catered for with two mainline railway stations at Malvern and one in Pershore and Ledbury with connections to Worcester, Birmingham, London Paddington, Hereford and South Wales.

The accommodation comprises in detail;


Entrance Porch

A wooden front door opens to;

Sitting Room - 4.88m (16ft 0in) x 3.73m (12ft 3in)

Having dual aspect sash windows with secondary glazing units to the front and rear aspects, radiator, power points, TV point, ceiling light point, wall mounted lights, exposed ceiling beams and timbers, brick feature fireplace with inset inglenook fireplace, door to;

Dining Room - 4.88m (16ft 0in) x 4.37m (14ft 4in)

A spacious room with exposed timbers, ceiling light point, wall mounted lights, power points, dual aspect sash windows with secondary glazing units to the front and rear aspect, brick fireplace and a radiator.

Inner Hall

Stairs rising to the first floor, radiator, glazed window to front aspect, door to;

Kitchen - 4.7m (15ft 5in) x 3.58m (11ft 9in)

Having a range of base and wall mounted units with work surfacing over and tiled surround, inset one and a half bowl stainless sink and drainer with mixer tap over, free standing cooker with matching extractor over, space and plumbing for dishwasher, built in storage cupboard housing the central heating boiler and shelving, further built in storage cupboard, sash window to rear aspect with secondary glazing unit, stable door to the side aspect, radiator and ceiling light points.



Ceiling light point, storage cupboard, power point, glazed window to the rear aspect with secondary glazing unit, exposed wall trusses with doors radiating off to;

Bedroom 1 - 4.5m (14ft 9in) x 4.24m (13ft 11in)

A large double bedroom having exposed ceiling beams and timbers, two sash windows to the rear aspect with secondary glazing units, feature fireplace, wall mounted lights and a radiator.

Bedroom 2 - 3.89m (12ft 9in) x 3.12m (10ft 3in)

A further double bedroom with a glazed sash window with secondary glazing unit, wall mounted lights, radiator, loft inspection hatch, exposed wall and ceiling beams.

Bedroom 3 - 3.63m (11ft 11in) x 2.69m (8ft 10in)

Having glazed window with secondary glazing units with views out over the rear garden, ceiling light point and a radiator.


A matching suite comprising of a low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, corner bath with tiled walls, radiator, ceiling light point, glazed window to rear aspect with secondary glazing unit.


The property is approached over a shared driveway with wooden double gates opening to the private driveway providing off road parking for several vehicles. A pedestrian gate opens to the side access and a pathway leads through to the large rear garden which is mainly laid to lawn bordered by mature shrubs and fruiting trees with a well stocked flower bed.

We have been advised that mains water and electricity are connected to the property. Drainage is via a private septic tank. 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.

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.

By appointment to be made through John Goodwins Upton Office (Tel. 01684 593125).

From the agents office in Upton upon Severn proceed left onto Church Street and upon reaching the mini roundabout, take the second exit, taking the bridge of the river. Continue until the staggered crossroads with the A38 and turn right towards Tewkesbury. Proceed on this road for just under two miles and the property will be visible on the right hand side as indicated by the agents For Sale board.

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