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Old Post Office, Broad Lane, Bishampton, Pershore

Guide price £725,000 Sale Agreed

A well presented detached Grade II listed period property located in the heart of this popular village with lovely private gardens and a detached garage

  • Sitting room with open fire
  • Dining room with wood burning stove
  • Breakfast kitchen with Rayburn
  • Utility room/boot room, cloakroom
  • Master bedroom with en-suite shower room
  • 3 further bedrooms, family bathroom
  • Detached garage, lovely gardens
  • In all totalling 2,273 sq ft

The historic village of Bishampton lies to the north-east of the market town of Pershore surrounded by the beautiful Worcestershire countryside and has an excellent community spirit with fine facilities within walking distance including a Post Office/store, hairdresser, church, public house and village hall. Pershore offers a greater range of shopping, recreational and educational facilities and has the historic Abbey and surrounding park with the River Avon providing added leisure activities. A main line railway station provides easy commuting to London as well as other rural centres and the newly opened Worcestershire Parkway provides excellent links to Birmingham and London. Two M5 motorway access points at Worcester offer easy commuting to Birmingham and the West Midlands and to the south west. The nearby village of Flyford Flavell has a primary school, with a middle school close by at Pinvin Worcester and Bromsgrove have further excellent state and private schooling.

The Old Post Office provides a rare opportunity to purchase a period property in the heart of this sought after village. The property has a wealth of period features and there is scope to modernise and update the en suite shower room and family bathroom.

A pitched open fronted porch with a solid wood entrance door leads through to the reception hall which has a flagstone floor, the original fireplace recess with a wooden mantle and a cloakroom off with a white suite. A step down into the dual aspect sitting room which is a lovely family room with double French doors opening out to the rear garden, a feature open fireplace with a flagstone hearth and exposed beams. The separate dining room has a ceiling beam and a brick fireplace with a flagstone hearth, a wooden mantle and a wood burning stove. The adjacent breakfast kitchen has a tiled floor and a range of wooden fronted kitchen units with an integral Neff dishwasher, a fitted Stoves double oven and a Stoves hob with an extractor over together with a recess with a black Rayburn which provides a cooking facility and a hot water supply. The utility room/boot room has a stable door to the rear garden, a Belfast sink with a mixer tap, recess and plumbing for the usual appliances and a recess with the Worcester oil fired central heating boiler.
Stairs lead from the reception hall to the first floor landing which has windows overlooking the rear garden and an airing cupboard. The master bedroom has a double fitted wardrobe and overlooks both the front and rear of the property. The family bathroom has an pampas coloured suite together with a Mira Sport electric shower cubicle. The guest bedroom has a central ceiling beam and a window overlooking the front of the property together with a fully tiled ensuite shower room with a champagne coloured suite and a Mira Sport electric shower cubicle. The two other bedrooms are a similar size both with fitted wardrobes and a central ceiling beam.

Grounds and gardens
The property is approached over a walled gravelled driveway from Broad Lane providing parking for four cars. There is a detached double garage with two double wooden doors, a personnel door to the garden and an electric supply.

To the front the garden is elevated from Broad lane with a flight of steps leading up to the lawned fore garden which has box hedging, two crab apple trees, gravelled borders and a gated side access to a hardstanding area with the oil tank and a bin store area. A separate arched gated access from the drive leads through to the lovely south facing rear garden which is private and well established. The mature flower borders are full of colour and there is a paved seating area with a rose clad pergola. The garden is lawned with beech hedging and mature trees to include a silver birch, walnut tree and a stunning Maple tree. Trellis screening separates the vegetable garden from the main rear garden and has raised beds to include soft fruit beds and there is also a three bay compost area.

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