There is a lovely sense of peace and tranquility at Lichgate Cottage, whilst offering plenty of walks and within catchment to the renowned Chantry High School.
Lychgate Cottage is a much-loved family home, the current owners have lived here for nearly twenty years with their two children and have very much enjoyed the location and the outdoor space. There a great attention to detail throughout with oak flooring, skirting and architraves.
Whilst Lychgate Cottage offers glorious views, it is only a short drive to the village of Astley where you’ll find local amenities, including a junior school, local shop, Post Office and a Vets. There is also easy access to the surrounding major towns of Kidderminster, Droitwich and Worcester. The M5 junction 6, at Worcester, is approximately 13 miles distance. Astley Burf also includes a charming riverside pub ‘The Hampstall Inn’ which offers traditional British food and local Ales along the River Severn.Having just been significantly renovated and within minutes walking distance of the property.
The Hallway is lovely and bright due to the two large windows facing onto the front. There are two built in cupboards ideal for storage.
Fitted with attractive engineered oak flooring, skirting and architrave which flows throughout most of the property.
The Sitting Room is another bright and spacious room with a fabulous inglenook fireplace and multi fuel log burner, ideal to enjoy on a cold winters night. The conservatory is accessed via the Sitting Room with underfloor heating, another great sized room with two double glazed patio doors leading onto the Garden. A lovely room where you can really appreciate the garden and country outlook.
The Utility room is accessed off the conservatory with a door to the front, sink and plumbing for a washing machine.
The kitchen/Diner is the real hub of this home, spacious and bright due to the windows and French doors leading to a raised patio with balcony to the front, ideal to enjoy breakfast or morning coffee. There are fitted wall, base and drawer units, one and a half bowl sink with mixer tap, integrated 6 ring hob, eye level double oven and microwave and dishwasher. Finished with granite worktops and karndeen flooring.
The Master Bedroom is a spacious with En-Suite shower room, there are a further four good sized bedrooms and family bathroom with Jacuzzi corner bath and separate shower.
The rear garden is southerly facing with patio and large lawned area, the perfect place for a family to enjoy. There is a delightful countryside outlook and the real feeling of space and tranquility.
There is also lawned area to the front of Lychgate cottage and a detached Double Garage with electric door.
Offering power and lighting with stairs leading to an office with window to the front. This has the potential to be converted into an annex (subject to planning)
Springvale enjoys the best of both worlds – with picturesque countryside views of rural Worcestershire and easy access to nearby towns. The renowned Chantry School is in catchment and there are also a number of excellent private schools including The Royal Grammar School and Kings School. The parish of Astley offers a post office, local convenience shop, vets and village pub. Whilst enjoying the benefits of living in a rural village you are also located in a great location to commute. With great road and rail links, the M5 motorway at junction 5 is approximately 12 miles away and the M5 junction 6 approximately 13 miles away. The Severn valley Railway in Kidderminster offers train routes to Birmingham and a direct train into London Marylebone station.
Services: Mains Drainage, LPG heating, Solar panels (please note that the vendor has advised us that the solar panels are owned outright and produce an annual income IRO £1,000 plus free electricity.
EPC rating D
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