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A contemporary yet traditional village house situated in a charming location on one of the most desirable and quietest roads in Bidford on Avon. This hidden gem of a house in a secluded and very private location on Grange Road is constructed of brick under a tile roof; the original property has been sympathetically extended to provide a versatile family home and whilst it retains many character features including exposed beams, it has been enhanced with oak flooring, traditional solid oak doors through-out and decorated to provide a light, spacious, versatile and very secluded property.
The accommodation which is arranged over two floors comprises in brief:- Entrance Hall (used by the current owners as a library), hand crafted Fired Earth Kitchen with solid oak worktops, units and shelving being complimented by the Fired Earth wall tiles and Fired Earth tiled floor and electric/gas Aga, leading to cosy snug and delightful dining room, utility and downstairs W.C. The sitting room with its dual aspect is the feature room downstairs with double doors out to the beautifully landscaped gardens.
On the first floor is the dual aspect master bedroom complete with fitted wardrobes, two double guest bedrooms including one with en-suite featuring the original refurbished slipper bath, study/fourth bedroom and the large family bathroom. The extensive gardens which wrap around the house have a number of seating and dining options set amongst a mature planting scheme.
No 15 is set within a conservation area, yet within easy access to the M40 and M5 motorways, in the historic village of Bidford on Avon. Bidford on Avon is a small riverside village in the heart of Warwickshire with an active community, a fine parish church and a beautiful Saxon bridge, along with many local amenities and restaurants including the popular Bridge Riverside Eaterie located in the heart of the village on the river and boasting 2 decked seating areas for alfresco dining, a number of fine public houses, a local coffee shop & cafe, a busy butchers, barbers, hairdressers, chemist, optitians and supermarket for every daily requirement.
The location of the village on the banks of the River Avon and surrounding countryside provide many opportunities for river activities and walks amongst the beautiful Warwickshire landscape. The Big Meadow on the opposite banks of the river to the village provides the venue for a wide variety of local events throughout the whole year as well as being popular with families, picnickers and dog walkers alike.
The village is also ideally located, being within 10 minutes drive, for those wishing to visit Stratford-upon-Avon with its theatres and Shakespearean heritage and Evesham. The Cotswolds are within easy reach, with Broadway and Chipping Campden being only a short distance away. Cheltenham is also easily accessible and there are regular daily trains to Birmingham and London running from the nearby Honeybourne, Stratford upon Avon or Warwick Parkway stations. Sporting amenities include; racing at Cheltenham, Stratford upon Avon and Warwick. There are also a number of golf courses in the area, one within walking distance of the property. There is an excellent range of state, private and grammar schools in the area including The Croft Prep School, KES and Shottery Girls Grammar.
A delightful feature are the beautiful gardens that the current vendors have created in the 12 years they've owned the property. The gardens are both private and tranquil with multiple seating areas to offer that all important summer entertainment space.
The gardens married with the charming cottage make for a fantastic country retreat.
Services: All mains services are understood to be connected to the property.
Local Authority - Stratford on Avon District Council.
Viewings - By appointment only with the sole selling agents Hamptons International.
Fixtures and Fittings - Only the items mentioned in these particulars are to be included in the sale. Other items are available by way of negotiation.
Council Tax - Band C
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