Monksfield Lane, Malvern
- Property type: House - Detached
- HANDSOME PERIOD DETACHED
- THREE RECEPTION ROOMS
- HIGH QUALITY BREAKFAST KITCHEN
- FOUR BEDROOMS
- CELLARS AND GARAGING
- SCOPE TO IMPROVE ANNEX OR HOME OFFICE
- APPROX ONE ACRE OF GARDENS
- CLOSE TO MALVERN AND WORCESTER
- NO ONWARD CHAIN
- EPC RATING: F
A handsome period property that is being placed for sale for the first time in over 45 years. A rare and exciting opportunity to acquire and develop this beloved family home with huge scope and potential.
Originally dating from the early 19th century, the property comprises: entrance hallway, extended sitting room and a dining room. The principal reception rooms are both dual aspect with large sash windows overlooking the gardens. Study/music room, high quality fitted breakfast kitchen, cloakroom, a side wing which was formally a barn that currently incorporates a series of offices and rooms that has potential as an annex, further living accommodation or home working potential.
The first floor has views over the open farmland that surrounds as well as a superb view of the Malvern Hills to the fore. There are four bedrooms, shower room and a family bathroom. In addition, the property has two cellar rooms, a double garage workshop with a covered parking area accessed at the rear.
The house is approached via a long and gated gravel driveway to a parking and turning area at the front of the house. The garden extends to around one acre and is mainly level lawn to the fore and side with shrub borders and mature trees and hedgerows, with a timber garage and summerhouse. The property also has a full damp proof course and has recently been re-roofed.
An early inspection is essential to fully appreciate the position, accommodation and plot on offer with no onward chain.
Front door opens to:
Stairs to first floor, door to cellars, outside doors to the front and rear.
Large extended room with front facing sash window with working wooden shutters, large double glazed bay window and double doors opening to garden, feature fireplace of carved hardwood with marble inset and hearth, picture rail and spot lighting.
Dual aspect with front and side aspect sash windows with working wooden shutters, fitted storage, picture rail, views over gardens.
Side and rear aspect windows.
With coat hooks and storage shelving, door to:
Side facing window, low level wc, wash basin, high level storage.
Rear facing window, modern fitted wooden kitchen with a range of low level fitted units with a granite worktop, glass splashback, hardwood beam over an electric three oven Aga with two hotplates, additional electric Miele hotplate, integrated Miele microwave and electric oven, integrated Miele dishwasher and refrigerator, inset Franke sink with mixer tap, variety of drawers and storage units within cupboards, additional corner storage unit, tile effect Amtico flooring, TV point, door to:
Two side facing windows, Belfast sink, plumbing for washing machine, vent for dryer, electric fuse boxes, doors to:
Two side facing windows, slate 'cold' slab/shelf, power and light, quarry tiled floor.
Side Rear Lobby
Side facing windows, large original wooden door, sliding glass door from Kitchen, door to:
BARN - WING
NB: The partition in-fill making Room One, Room Two, Kitchen & Pantry cupboard could be removed to create a single Barn room approx. 20’ x 17’ with King post beam above and double aspect.
Rear facing window, double sink and drainer, pantry-type cupboard, built-in storage cupboards, access to roof-space.
Front facing double glazed window.
Front facing window, large built-in wardrobe along one wall with sliding doors.
Side facing window overlooking large lawn, door to the front aspect, fitted shelving.
Rear facing obscured window, high level wc.
Room Four/Possible Bathroom
Side facing obscured window, fitted shelving, door to airing cupboard with hot water tank and shelving.
FIRST FLOOR - Landing
Front facing sash window with a view of garden and Malvern Hills beyond, wooden spindle banister. loft access, doors to:
Front facing sash window with a view of garden and Malvern Hills beyond, full width built-in wardrobes with hanging rails and shelving over, fireplace (closed).
Front facing sash window with a view of garden and Malvern Hills beyond, large built-in wardrobe, fireplace (closed).
Dual aspect with rear and side facing sash windows, fireplace (closed), fitted wardrobe.
Side facing sash window, built-in wardrobe.
Rear facing sash window, fitted shower unit with mixer unit, low level wc, wash basin, towel rail, light and electric shaver point, built-in storage cupboard.
Rear facing sash window, panel bath, vanity unit with inset sink, low level wc, triple built-in airing cupboard.
LOWER GROUND FLOOR
The cellar rooms have been used for 45 years as a workshop and comprise:
Power and light.
Some restricted head height due to to curved ceiling, floor-mounted boiler, power and light, double doors to:
Two rear aspect double wooden doors, power and light, sink and drainer unit, two high level storage voids.
Two recessed storage spaces with wooden doors, covered parking area to fore of two garage doors.
Accessed via gated driveway over cattle grid. Gravel driveway for many cars to the rear of the property. Rear courtyard of blue brick with a covered well and period hand pump.
This is flat and enclosed by hedgerows, laid to lawn and flanked by many mature trees such as Oak and Beech.
Laid mainly to lawn with hedgerow boundaries. Well-maintained mature flower and shrub beds, conifers and apple trees, the front garden thought to have once been a cider orchard. The driveway extends around the property to the fore to a turning circle with a cider mill centre feature. In addition there is a summerhouse.
From our office in Great Malvern proceed along the A449 Worcester Road in the direction of Worcester passing through Malvern Link and leaving the town by passing straight over at the Countrywide Store roundabout. Continue past the Swan Inn at Newland on the left hand side and take the third left into Monksfield Lane. Monkfield House is the first driveway on the right as indicated by the Allan Morris For Sale board. For more details or to book a viewing please call the Malvern office on 01684 561411.
TENURE: We understand the property to be Freehold but this point should be confirmed by your solicitor.
FIXTURES AND FITTINGS: Only those items referred to in these particulars are included in the sale price. Other items, such as carpets and curtains, may be available by separate arrangement.
SERVICES: Mains electricity and water are connected. Drainage is private by Septic Tank. Central heating is Oil Fired. Please note that we have not tested any services or appliances and their inclusion in these particulars should not be taken as a warranty.
OUTGOINGS: Local Council: Malvern Hills District Council (01684 862151); at the time of marketing the Council Tax Band is: G
ENERGY PERFORMANCE RATINGS: F26
SCHOOLS INFORMATION: Local Education Authority: Worcestershire LA: 01905 822700
CONNECTIONS: Central Worcester 4 miles, Malvern 3 miles, Trains run from Worcester and Malvern direct to Birmingham and London. Motorway access is via junction 7 of the M5 5 miles.
|Sitting Room||35' 11" x 13' 11" , narrowing to 13'5" (10.95m x 4.24m , narrowing to 13'5")|
|Dining Room||15' 0" x 14' 0" (4.57m x 4.27m)|
|Study/Music Room||14' 10" x 10' 0" (4.52m x 3.05m)|
|Breakfast Kitchen||15' 8" x 13' 10" (4.78m x 4.22m)|
|Utility||7' 9" x 6' 1" (2.36m x 1.85m)|
|Pantry||7' 8" x 6' 7" (2.34m x 2.01m)|
|Side Rear Lobby||9' 4" x 4' 3" (2.84m x 1.30m)|
|Entrance/Kitchen Area||19' 11" x 6' 9" (6.07m x 2.06m)|
|Room One||10' 2" x 8' 9" (3.10m x 2.67m)|
|Room Two||10' 8" x 9' 6" (3.25m x 2.90m)|
|Room Three||14' 7" x 12' 9" max (4.44m x 3.89m max)|
|Room Four/Possible Bathroom||6' 3" x 5' 7" (1.91m x 1.70m)|
|Bedroom One||14' 0" x 15' 5" into wardrobes (4.27m x 4.70m into wardrobes)|
|Bedroom Two||15' 6" x 14' 0" (4.72m x 4.27m)|
|Bedroom Three||15' 5" x 14' 7" (4.70m x 4.44m)|
|Bedroom Four||12' 11" x 6' 10" (3.94m x 2.08m)|
|Shower Room||9' 2" max x 5' 9" (2.79m max x 1.75m)|
|Bathroom||10' 9" x 8' 6" (3.28m x 2.59m)|
|Cellar One||15' 0" x 14' 1" max (4.57m x 4.29m max)|
|Cellar Two||15' 1" x 14' 2" (4.60m x 4.32m)|
|Workshop/Garage||19' 10" x 16' 9" (6.05m x 5.11m)|
|Timber Garage/Workshop||18' 0" x 12' 1" (5.49m x 3.68m)|
These measurements are for guidance only.
Please refer to full sales details.
Please note that property locations are approximate. If you would like to find the exact location of a property please contact the relevant office.
[Information correct as of Feb 24, 2018]