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Longdon Hill, Wickhamford, Worcestershire, WR11 Offers in excess of £995,000

  • Hayman Joyce - Broadway

    The Green, High Street, Broadway

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Bedrooms: 7

A handsome, principally Georgian house with cottage, extensive traditional outbuildings, part with commercial use and offering great potential, stables, gardens and paddock in an attractive location on the edge of the Cotswolds.

Entrance hall, drawing room, dining room, study, sitting room, large kitchen/breakfast room with pantry off, utility room and cloakroom. Cellar. 4 first floor bedrooms, 2 bathrooms (1 en-suite), 3 second floor bedrooms and bathroom 3.

2 bedroom cottage with bathroom, hall, sitting room, kitchen/dining room, WC.

Attractive courtyard with 8,500 square feet of outbuildings including attractive stable block with extant planning permission for change of use to holiday accommodation. Log store, traditional brick built barn, part with mezzanine storage above. Carports for 4 cars. Further barn with large office above. Buildings with 2 offices, workshop, kitchen and cloakroom. Attractive garden. Heated outdoor swimming pool, paddock, long drive. In all about 5.76 acres.

PROPERTY DESCRIPTION

Orchard Court is a principally Georgian house with later additions which provides generous accommodation with adjoining cottage, which could be incorporated into the accommodation if desired, in all extending to a substantial 5,877 square feet. The property has many attractive period features including flagstone floors, leaded windows, 6 panel timber doors to the ground floor and antique boarded doors, 5 windows with shutters, brick inglenook to the drawing room, exposed timber work and built-in cupboards. Exposed wall, ceiling and truss timbers.

2 bedroom cottage with private garden.

SITUATION

Orchard Court is situated up a long drive in open countryside close to the small village of Wickhamford, between the popular towns of Evesham and Broadway. Communications are excellent with the A44 giving access to Oxfordshire to the east and the M5 to the west. There is a regular main line train service from Evesham and Moreton-in-Marsh (11 miles) to London Paddington. There are local farm shops in Wickhamford and shopping for day-to-day needs well catered for in Broadway. A more comprehensive range of facilities can be found in Evesham, Stratford-upon-Avon, Worcester and Cheltenham. There are a wide range of schools including Chipping Campden School, Cheltenham Girls and Boys, Worcester Kings and Malvern public schools. There are a number of golf courses in the area, racing at Cheltenham, Stratford and Worcester. Stratford is the region's cultural centre with its Shakespearean heritage and theatres.

OUTSIDE

There are substantial gardens and grounds including a ridge and furrow paddock.

To the south west side of the house is a large lawned and tarmac courtyard with a range of traditional buildings which may be suitable for a variety of different uses, such as ancillary accommodation, storage, offices or commercial use. Currently there is planning consent for conversion of the stable building into holiday accommodation (REF: W05/00478/CU).

There is also planning consent on the range of buildings at the entrance to the courtyard (REF: W/93/1549COU) for change of use and alterations to the old farm buildings for workshop, with ancillary office and storage uses.

Neighbourhood average sold house prices

Semi-detached
£291,000
Detached
£337,700

Based on 6 transactions covering the past 5 years. Prices are not adjusted for inflation. Data is supplied by the Land Registry.

  • Hayman Joyce - Broadway

    The Green, High Street, Broadway

    • Request details

      I would like to:
    • 01386 244390