Former Village Post Office with Holiday Cottage Enjoying Rural Location 8 acres
Leominster 7.5 miles, Bromyard 9.5 miles, Ludlow 11.5 miles, Hereford 18.5 miles, Malvern 21 miles, Ledbury 21.5 miles, Worcester 24 miles.
Road Links: M50 (jct 2) 24 miles.
Trains: Leominster, Ledbury.
International Airports: Birmingham 62.5 miles
Whyle is situated in rural village location with views across open countryside towards the Black Mountains & Clee Hills. The property benefits from being situated between the 3 Market Towns of Leominster, Bromyard and Ludlow, all of which offer a good range of independent shops, churches, public houses, restaurants, leisure centres, dentists and doctors. Further amenities including theatres, restaurants and shopping are available nearby in Hereford, Malvern or Worcester.
There is an excellent range of both public and private schools in the area with Primary School Education at Stoke Prior (5 miles) with secondary school education at Tenbury, Leominster or Bromyard. There is significant range of independent schools including: Moor Park at Ludlow, Hereford Cathedral School, Lucton School, Malvern St James and The Elms. For Independents see www.isc.co.uk and for state school information see www.herefordshiregov.uk/education-and-learning/find-a-school
LOCAL,SPORTING & RECREATIONAL
The surrounding area provides a wealth of sporting and recreational opportunities, particularly on the Bromyard Downs and the Malvern Hills, both renowned for their outstanding natural beauty. Excellent walking and cycling opportunities abound from the property with good out riding. Horse Racing is at Hereford, Ludlow, Worcester and Cheltenham. Local Hunts include the North Hereford and Ludlow Hunts. Golf can be enjoyed at Hereford, Leominster or Ludlow. Local equestrian centres within easy driving distance include Kings Equestrian, Hillview, Three Counties Show Ground and Upper Sapey.
Whyle House is delightful stone built house offering spacious four bedroom accommodation. The property dates back in parts to the 1600`s with 50 year old timber frame extension and still retains many original features including exposed beams. The property over the years has been the Old Village Post Office and shop and for a while the current owners ran Bed & Breakfast business. The main entrance leads into living room with wood burning stove and exposed beams, door leads through into the dining room with stairs to first floor and doors leading off into the kitchen/breakfast room with range cooker and range of fitted cupboards, service door to the holiday let and door leads from kitchen to the utility & downstairs shower room. On the first floor there are two double bedrooms one with en suite plus single bedroom and family bathroom. Separate stairs from the kitchen lead up to the master bedroom with en suite.
Converted in 2019 Daffodil Lodge offers light contemporary accommodation with open plan living with doors out on to private patio & garden. Two double bedrooms both with en suite shower rooms and just along the entrance hall is the sauna and shower room. Daffodil Lodge is currently listed with www.sykescottages.co.uk/cottage/Cotswolds-Herefordshire-Leominster/Daffodil-Lodge and during the first year had 90% occupancy rate.
The property is approached along a gravelled entrance drive with the stone wall boundary. The drive sweeps around to the side and rear of the house with the garage/workshop to the side with the main lawn to the rear of this. There is parking for several vehicles. To the far side of the house is the private garden for the holiday cottage with small patio area. To the rear of the holiday cottage is a lawned area.
The modern agricultural building (80ft x 36ft) with lean to (110ft x 15ft) and the land are situated across the road. The main building has water and power and the lean-to has lighting and water. The land is directly behind the building and offers secure grazing for livestock with mains water to some of the fields and a pond.
Fox Grant and their clients give notice that: 1. They have no authority to make or give any representations or warranties in relation to the property. 2. These particulars have been prepared in good faith to give a fair overall view of the property, do not form any part of an offer or contract and must not be relied upon as statements or representations of fact. 3. Any areas, measurements or distances are approximate. The text, photographs and plans are for guidance only and are not necessarily comprehensive. It should not be assumed that the property has all necessary planning, building regulation or other consents and Fox Grant has not tested any services, equipment or facilities. Purchasers must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise.
Herefordshire Council 01432 260000
Band F - £2765
Mains electricity & water, private drainage & oil fired central heating.
From the A49 Leominster take the A44 Worcester road, follow the road for approximately 2 miles and take the left turn signposted `Hatfield` and `Pudleston`. Follow this road for approximately 2 miles and at Pudleston church turn left and immediately right. Follow this road past the village hall and Bines farm and take the next left turn. Whyle house is the third house on the right by the post office box.
FIXTURES & FITTINGS
Unless mentioned specifically by separate negotiation.
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Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate and photographs provided for guidance only.