Old School House, Marden, Hereford

£575,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
Formerly The Old School House at Marden Completely Restored Potential For Multi Generational Living Steeped in Character Stunning Views Gated Driveway Large Old School Reception Room Must Be Viewed

Situation

Located in the sought after village of Marden and within walking distance of Marden Primary School. The property lies within easy access of local shops and amenities including post office, church, and countryside walks. The property is well located for access to Queenswood Country Park and Hampton Court Castle and Gardens. Hereford city centre is within easy access, approximately 7 miles, and is home to an excellent range of amenities including leisure pool, cinema, shopping, and plenty of restaurants and cafes. Leominster is located some 8 miles distance with more facilities, and both having regular bus services if required.

Description

The property is a substantial residence, formerly The Old School at Marden, which has been totally restored, steeped in history offering deceptively spacious accommodation spanning approximately 4,000 sq ft, and is situated on the edge of the popular village of Marden offering a primary school, regular bus services and post office and is some 6 miles north of Hereford city.

There are 2 boilers for the property controlling the radiators and the under floor heating. The property in brief comprises of reception hall, 4 reception rooms, kitchen, utility room, downstairs shower room, master bedroom suite, further 4 bedrooms, carport and workshop, gardens and parking. The middle part of the Old School property benefits from underfloor heating,

Double doors lead to the main hallway which has some impressive exposed beams with a split staircase leading to the first floor. From here the main living room has a feature fireplace with stone hearth and wooden beam, underfloor heating and window to the front. The kitchen/breakfast room has a range of matching wall and base units, space for a large gas hob and oven, tiled flooring, windows to the front, space and plumbing for a dishwasher and American fridge freezer. There is also a useful pantry.

The main hallway leads around to another reception hall which has an obscured stained glass window and a doorway to the right leading to another living area which consists of a feature fireplace with stone hearth, wooden beam over and Villager multi fuel burner inset, double glazed windows to the side and an opening that leads through to the utility/hobby room. There is a further utility room which has matching wall and base units, plenty of cupboard and storage space, Valent boiler and space and plumbing for a tumble dryer. Across the reception hall is another room which is currently being used as a ground floor bedroom.

The opposite side of the house you will find a passage which can be accessed from the front and rear of the property and internal door which opens into the impressive Old School Hall which has been redecorated providing a great entertaining space with high ceilings, large dual aspect windows and a feature fireplace with stone hearth and modern woodburner.

The first floor is split into two sections. The right wing of the property consists of a galleried landing with adjoining main bedroom. This charming room has a beautiful historical feature brick archway, which forms part of the original build and Velux windows providing an abundance of light. There is a fitted three piece suite including shower cubicle. The left wing consists of three bedrooms all with character features and can fit a double bed. The modern family bathroom is fitted with a four piece white suite including a beautiful roll top bath and shower cubicle.

Outside

The detached residence is approached by a tarmac gravel driveway and electric gates,leading up to to rear courtyard with parking for several cars. There is laid lawn frontage and gardens that lead round to the side with pathways, and benefits from fantastic rural Herefordshire views from both aspects.

Services

All mains services are connected to the property.

Directions

from Hereford travel to the village of Marden on the A49. Once in the village, proceed past the village hall on right hand side and before the 40mph sign, the property is located on the left hand side denoted by our Jackson Property for sale board

Viewings

Strictly by appointment. Please contact the agents on 01432 344779 before travelling to check viewing arrangements and availability.

Jackson Property

for themselves and the vendors of the property, whose agents they are, give notice that these particulars, although believed to be correct, do not constitute any part of an offer of contract, that all statements contained in these particulars as to this property are made without responsibility and are not to be relied upon as statements or representations of fact and that they do not make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property. Any intending purchaser must satisfy himself by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each of the statements contained in these particulars.

The agent has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixture, fittings or services and so cannot verify that they are in working order or fit for their purpose, neither has the agent checked the legal documents to verify the freehold/leasehold status along with any tenancies that may be in place. The buyer is advised to obtain verification from their solicitor or surveyor.

Referral Fees

Jackson Property may be entitled to commission or fee from other services offered to the Client, buyer, tenant or landlord, including but not only the following services: Conveyancing, Mortgage, Financial advice, Surveys etc. A commission or fee is defined as an average of £100+vat per service.

Coronavirus Jackson Property Policies

The government have allowed the opening up of the Property Industry for England. To protect our clients, staff & families, we are insisting you adhere to our policies when conducting an appointment

For appointment to take place you will need to complete a Health Assessment form or answer questions on your health.

You will receive a call on the morning of the appointment to confirm both the time and that the Health Assessment is still accurate.

A maximum of 2 people and a staff member or owner will be allowed per appointment.

All viewers are required to wear disposable gloves and a face covering. If you do not, the appointment may be cancelled.

A Staff member will meet you at the property, which will either be unoccupied or vacated by the owners for the appointment to take place.

We are operating with a zero contact policy and all doors will need to be left open throughout the property.

We ask that you maintain a distance of 2 metres throughout the appointment.

Appointments will take place swiftly and any discussions will be held outside the property.

You will be asked to take your PPE away with you for safe disposal.

You will be contacted the following day to discuss the next steps.

We are also following the FCO's latest advice (please click on the following link, as the advice is updated frequently).

https://www.gov.uk/guidance/government-advice-on-home-moving-during-the-coronavirus-covid-19-outbreak

Marketed by Arrange viewing 01432 507110

Jackson Property - Hereford

Bridge Street, Hereford

See all properties from this agent

Send me homes like this by email