An impressive, Grade II listed, four bedroom Victorian townhouse, comprising the main part of Malvern's first hospital, built in 1868 in Gothic style. The house retains many original features, including fireplaces, high ceilings and gothic arches. There are stunning views to North Hill at the front, and over Worcestershire to the rear. It comprises: large light vaulted ceiling sitting room with wood burner and balcony, study with view, separate dining room, dual aspect breakfast kitchen with views to the hills, cloakroom, main bedroom with large en-suite
and direct access to the rear garden, three further double bedrooms, eachwith en-suite. To the front of the property is a gated driveway and parking area for four cars, a formal lawn, and the original wide
stone steps with iron railings leading to the substantial period main door. To the rear is a flat enclosed private garden with large patio, lawn, and garage and additional parking to the rear. Viewing a must to fully appreciate
the size and character of home on offer.
Entrance Hall - Accessed via the Victorian oak front door with period lock and key and arched window over, a very spacious Victorian mosaic tiled hallway with high ceilings, internal gothic arches, ceiling light points,
ornate school style radiator, additional school style radiator, pull down loft access with fold away aluminium loft ladder leads to a useful partly boarded attic storage space with light point, Worcester Bosch boiler, stairs to lower ground floor, purpose built oak arched double doors to dining room, door to breakfast kitchen and oak double doors with glazed arch over to;
Sitting Room - 6.02m x 4.21m (19'9" x 13'9" ) - Triple rear aspect sash windows overlooking the gardens with views to the Ankerdine Hills, additional side aspect sash window, part glazed Gothic style door to decked balcony with space for a small table and chairs and a steps down to the rear garden, high ceilings with a central vaulted arch with light point, two wall light points, open fireplace with floor mounted 'Nordpeis' woodburner on quarry tiled hearth, two school style radiators, dado rail, deep skirting boards, exposed floorboards, wide square arch to:-
Study - 4.62m x 2.56m max (15'1" x 8'4" max ) - Double rear aspect sash windows with Worcestershire view, recessed ceiling spotlights, access to loft space, ornate Victorian cast iron ornate grate with quarry tile hearth and mantle, built in cupboard to chimney recess, school style radiator, exposed floorboards.
From the hallway an arched oak double doorway provides access to:-
Dining Room - 4.80m x 3.78m (15'8" x 12'4" ) - Dual aspect with twin front aspect sash windows and additional side aspect sash window, high ceiling, ceiling light point with ornate ceiling rose, three wall light points, dado rail, school style radiator, exposed floorboards.
Breakfast Kitchen - 4.80m x 3.75m (15'8" x 12'3" ) - Dual aspect with twin front aspect sash windows and additional side aspect sash window with views to the Malvern Hills, high ceiling, picture rail, fitted kitchen comprising of a wide range of floor mounted grey, and wall mounted
white units under a stone effect work surface, stainless steel one and a half bowl sink unit, range style 7 hob gas cooker with double oven and extractor over, space for tall fridge freezer, integral dishwasher, integral washer dryer, school style radiator, space for breakfast table and chairs, 'Karndean' wood effect flooring.
Inner Hall - Wall light point, fitted double laundry cupboard with slatted shelving and 'Megaflo' hot water cylinder, obscure glass door to;
Cloakroom - Wall light point, white suite comprising; pedestal wash hand basin and WC. Radiator, continued tiled flooring from hallway.
Carpeted stone steps with original Victorian wrought iron balustrade lead down to:-
Lower Ground Floor Hallway - 7.21m x 1.53m (23'7" x 5'0") - Three wall light points, school style radiator, barrelled ceiling and quarry tiled floor, doors to;
Main Bedroom - 4.85m x 4.20m (15'10" x 13'9" ) - Rear aspect arched Gothic style half glazed door to rear garden patio, with sash windows to either side, recessed ceiling spotlights, stone fireplace, large walk in wardrobe with two light points, hanging rails and shelving. Recess to entrance to room with library shelving to side, radiator, engineered oak flooring, door to;
En-Suite - 4.93m max x 2.50m narrowing to 1.54m (16'2" max x - Rear aspect obscure glass window, large en-suite comprising; spa bath with mixer shower over, separate walk in shower cubicle, his and hers double wash hand basin, push flush WC, heated towel rail, tiled walls and floor, recessed ceiling spotlights.
Bedroom Two - 4.80m x 3.78m (15'8" x 12'4") - Dual aspect with twin front aspect sash windows and additional side aspect sash window, feature fire surround with inset cast iron range, recessed ceiling spotlights, built in wardrobe with and hanging and over head cupboard, radiator, door to;
En-Suite - 2.32m x 1.78m (7'7" x 5'10" ) - Recessed ceiling spotlights, white suite comprising; panel bath with mixer shower over and screen to side, pedestal wash hand basin, WC, heated towel rail, fully tiled walls and floor.
Bedrooom Three - 4.84m 3.76m (15'10" 12'4") - Dual aspect with twin front aspect sash windows and additional side aspect sash window, recessed ceiling spotlights, two wall light points, double storage cupboard built into large original fire surround, radiator, door to;
En-Suite - 2.34m x 1.8m (7'8" x 5'10" ) - Recessed ceiling spotlights, white suite comprising; panel bath with mixer shower over, pedestal wash hand basin, WC, heated towel rail, fully tiled walls and floor.
Inner Hall - recessed ceiling spotlights, doors to;
Bedroom Four - 3.31m x 2.56m (10'10" x 8'4" ) - Rear aspect sash window, recessed ceiling spotlights, radiator, ornamental sealed corner former fireplace.
Shower Room - 1.53m x 1.27m (5'0" x 4'1") - Recessed ceiling spotlights, corner shower unit, corner wash hand basin, WC, heated towel rail.
Front Garden - The property is accessed via double gates from Hospital Bank which open to an initial block paved driveway which continues as a stone chip driveway into Redwood House and also around the side of the building to the rear giving
access to the garage and further parking area. The garden itself sits behind a mature Yew hedge and is mostly laid to lawn with a circular pond (in need of some repair). The driveway here provides parking for three or four cars. The
original stone steps sweep up from the driveway to the substantial period main door with an olive tree to either side and mature flower and shrub beds.
Rear Garden - Private rear garden, accessed from the steps down from the sitting room balcony or the main bedroom. Initial large paved patio with plenty of space for outside table and chairs and outside entertaining. Steps lead up from here to a level formal lawn with mature trees and shrubs to side and views to the rear to Ankerdine Hills. Gated access to the rear driveway, garage and additional space to the side.
Garage - 5.20m x 2.87m (17'0" x 9'4" ) - Twin front aspect wooden doors, eaves storage, power and light. To the side of the garage is a further wide parking area with space for a caravan or boat.
Directions - From the Allan Morris office in great Malvern office proceed right onto the Worcester Road and continue for some distance. At the traffic lights at Link Top, turn left onto Newtown Road. Take the second right into Hospital Bank and the drive to Redwood Lodge is on the left hand side as indicated by the Allan Morris 'For Sale' board. To arrange a viewing or with any queries please call the office on 01684 561411 or email email@example.com
Additional Information - TENURE: We understand the property to be Freehold but this point should be confirmed by your solicitor.
FIXTURES AND FITTINGS: Only those items referred to in these particulars are included in the sale price. Other items, such as carpets and curtains, may be available by separate arrangement
SERVICES: Mains gas, mains electricity, water and drainage are connected. Please note that we have not tested any services or appliances and their inclusion in these particulars should not be taken as a warranty.
OUTGOINGS: Local Council: Malvern Hills District Council (01684 862151); at the time of marketing the Council Tax Band is: F
ENERGY PERFORMANCE RATINGS: Exempt as a listed building
SCHOOLS INFORMATION: Local Education Authority: Worcestershire LA: 01905 822700
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