Ashdown is a unique and interesting property designed and built by famous Worcester architect Roy McKee. It is ideally situated on the outskirts of the historical cathedral city of Worcester which is thought to date back to 50 AD sitting majestically on the west side of the River Severn. St John’s is referred to locally as the “Village in the City”, which is partly due to being an independent township, before joining the city in 1837.
Excellent rail links offering mainline services to London and Birmingham. Worcester has the Premiership rugby at Sixways. County cricket grounds and horse racing on the banks of the River Severn. Worcester city centre within 1.5 miles. Birmingham within 33 miles. M5 (Jct7) within 4 miles. Malvern within 7 miles. All mileages are approximate.
There is a good level of schooling locally, Pitmaston Primary School has been awarded outstanding by Ofsted and is 0.4 miles away. Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic primary school is also nearby at 0.7 miles. There is also excellent private schooling in Worcester with Kings and the Royal Grammar School. The location is perfect for further education at The University of Worcester.
Ground Floor Accommodation
The front door leads into a wonderfully spacious and bright entrance hall, leading to all rooms on the ground floor with a wide staircase leading to the first-floor accommodation. Double doors welcome you into the impressive sitting room which is bathed in light from triple aspect windows including a large picture window, a perfect place for relaxing and also lends itself beautifully to entertaining, with doors that lead directly onto the wonderfully secluded west facing courtyard.
A door leads into the dining room, a fabulous and spacious room for family or formal entertaining and enters directly through to the kitchen.
The spacious family kitchen, the hub of the home has a good range of high gloss wall and base units with solid oak worktops. Integrated appliances include a wine cooler, dishwasher, freestanding oven and hob with extractor canopy over, larder fridge-freezer and microwave.
The family room provides an additional retreat and could equally be utilised as an additional bedroom, offering flexible living options.
Completing the ground floor accommodation are two double bedrooms both benefiting from Jack and Jill en-suites.
There is a cellar which provides ample storage solutions and has plumbing for a washing machine and space for a tumble dryer.
First Floor Accommodation
The landing leads to two further bedrooms, both displaying uniquely designed pitched timbered ceilings giving a feeling of space and benefitting from a large Jack and Jill en-suite. There is also a separate useful study area.
The driveway is accessed through electric gates and there is ample parking for several cars. A double garage has an electric roller shutter door. To the rear of the garage with a separate entrance is a versatile office. Two further outside stores offer outside storage.
The property sits amid a haven of seclusion, private, beautifully landscaped and well maintained gardens offer tranquillity with three terraces offering perfect places to enjoy the wonderful aspects of the garden. A brick and wooden pergola frames climbing clematis and honeysuckle. The large courtyard is a wonderful space for entertaining all year round with an electrically powered canopy providing protection.
Services: Mains Gas, Drainage, Water & Electricity
Tenure: We understand from our client that the property is Freehold.
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