Barn Conversion For SaleThe Winnowings, Himbleton, Droitwich, Worcestershire
Asking price £600,000
Substantial detached Grade II Listed barn conversion situated in the heart of this sought after village location
- Wealth of character features
- In all approximately 2,365 sq ft
- Galleried dining hall, sitting room
- Breakfast kitchen, boot room/utility
- Downstairs wet room
- Master bedroom with en-suite bathroom
- 3 further bedrooms, family bathroom
- Garden and garaging
- Gated driveway approach
The Winnowings is located in heart of the sought after village of Himbleton which has a thriving primary school and cricket team, the handsome 12th century Mary Magdalene church and the popular Galton Arms public house. The village is situated between Droitwich and Hanbury and is surrounded by lovely Worcestershire countryside enjoying the benefits of rural life with many established bridal paths, canal walks and cycle routes. Droitwich spa provides everyday services, shopping and amenities and there is also an excellent choice of both state and private schooling in the area including the renowned Bromsgrove School. The city of Worcester enjoys a greater range of shopping and amenities with many sports and social events such as premium rugby, horse racing and county cricket. Communications are excellent with regular train connections to Birmingham, Cheltenham and London all available from Droitwich Spa station. The M5 access at Droitwich provides
connections to the full Midlands motorway network with Birmingham International Airport and the National Exhibition Centre easily accessed.
The property has a wealth of character features to include exposed wall and ceiling beams and flagstone and wooden floors. A canopied entrance has a stable door through to the hallway with a separate utility area and a downstairs wet room with slate tiling and a rainwater shower. The breakfast kitchen has a flagstone floor, range of painted wooden units with granite worktops, a dual ceramic sink with a mixer tap and integrated appliances to include a larder fridge, Bosch dishwasher and Rangemaster oven with gas hob and a brushed stainless steel splashback and extractor hood. The breakfast bar has a wooden worktop and space for four breakfast stools. Adjoining the kitchen is the galleried dining hall which is one of the main features of the property with full length windows to the rear and front elevations flooding the room with natural light and a French door out to the patio and garden. The sitting room is dual aspect and also has a wooden floor and exposed beams together with a feature brick fireplace. On the first floor the master bedroom overlooks the garden and has a fitted wardrobe and separate cupboard and an en suite bathroom. There are two further bedrooms both with fitted cupboards and a family bathroom. Bedroom 4 is a double room and is dual aspect and is accessed by a separate staircase from the entrance hall.
The property is approached through a wooden five bar gate to a gravelled driveway with a parking and turning area. An open bay detached barn with light and power provides covered parking and there is also a garden shed contained within the structure which provides useful storage. The garden is private with fence screening and enjoys the sun all afternoon and into the evening. The garden is low maintenance and has a raised lawn with a feature eucalyptus tree and also a raised patio which is perfect for outside seating and an alfresco dining area.