Elmbridge, Droitwich, Worcestershire

£435,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 2
Charming country cottage in accessible rural location with superb views

Situation

The property is situated close to the rural hamlets of Cooksey Green and Elmbridge in a popular location enjoying some of Worcestershire's finest countryside. Larger nearby villages of Cutnall Green and Chaddesley Corbett provide public houses, post office and general stores, primary schools, village hall, and churches. The area is very well located for the towns of Bromsgrove, Droitwich, Kidderminster and Worcester which offer a greater range of shops, and facilities. The area is popular for riding, cycling and rambling in the surrounding lanes with a number of bridleways and footpaths available. State and private secondary schooling is available locally including the distinguished Bromsgrove School. For the commuter, the M5 motorway at Junction 5 just 5 miles away gives access to Birmingham, the M42 and for the south. Birmingham International Airport and the NEC are also accessible. Local and intercity rail services are available in Droitwich, Kidderminster and Bromsgrove.

Description

2 Badge Court Cottage is a delightful semi-detached character cottage which has been sympathetically extended and improved in recent years. The property enjoys stunning views to the rear extending from the Malvern Hills to the south to the Clee Hills to the west. There is a wealth of original period features including oak doors, ceiling and wall beams and a large central fireplace.

The property is entered via a tiled canopy porch into a welcoming reception hall which features a vaulted ceiling and open staircase to the attractive galleried landing, solid bamboo flooring and access to all main reception rooms. To the rear of the hall is an ideal study area. The charming sitting room, within the original part of the cottage, features a wealth of exposed wall and ceiling timbers and a large fireplace with Clearview wood burning stove. To the rear is a snug with large bow window, solid bamboo flooring and access to cloakroom which also houses the Worcester oil fired central heating boiler. Note: the snug with adjacent washroom could provide as a further bedroom with en-suite facilities. At the hub of the property is a large well-proportioned breakfast kitchen fitted with a comprehensive range of matching gloss cream base cabinets and tall cupboard. Inset white porcelain one and a half bowl sink unit. Recent three oven oil fired Aga in classic cream sited within chimney recess. Warm tone porcelain tiling to the floor and glazed door leading into a rear hall / utility area with space and plumbing for laundry appliances and also provides as a useful boot room with a door to the side access.

The bright first floor galleried landing, as with the hall, provides generous space for potential play or study use, exposed beamed vaulted ceiling and velux ceiling light, access to two large double bedrooms. The master bedroom has delightful far reaching views over open farmland with Clee Hills as prominence. The bright second bedroom has character exposed beamed vaulted ceiling, dormer window and velux ceiling lights and a full range of fitted wardrobe cupboards and storage space. The family bathroom has recently been refitted with wall mounted sink, free standing bath with claw and ball style feet, wc and screen to a walk-in 'wet room' shower.

Outside

Off road parking for two vehicles to the front of the property, gate to a lawned garden to the side with timber fencing to the rear and side boundaries with laurel hedging and a gate to the road. A secluded natural stone paved seating area with small brick out house faces south-west taking in the countryside and enjoying sunset views.

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