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Oast End
Oast End, 7 Leys Farm, Tarrington, Hereford, HR1 4EX
Converted Oast House within an attractive courtyard setting with garage, parking, gardens and some lovely views
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Key Features
  • Attached, converted Oast House, over 3 floors (2,133 sq ft)
  • 4 double bedrooms, main with en-suite, family bathroom
  • Kitchen/breakfast room, 2 reception rooms, WC
  • Rear garden backing onto pastureland, small side garden
  • Garage, parking for up to 3 vehicles, guest parking

Summary of Features


Attached, converted Oast House set over 3 floors (2,133 sq ft)
4 double bedrooms, main with en-suite, family bathroom
Country style kitchen/breakfast room, downstairs WC
Spacious family/dining room, sitting room with wood-burner
Large rear garden backing onto pastureland, small side garden
Single garage, parking for up to 3 vehicles, separate guest parking

Location


Mileages: Hereford 7½ miles, Ledbury 8 miles, Malvern 15 miles, Worcester & Gloucester 24 miles, Cheltenham 30 miles, Birmingham 62½ miles
Road: M50 (Jct 2) 12½ miles, M5 (Jct 8) 23 miles
Railway: Hereford, Ledbury (direct line to London, Paddington)
Airport: Birmingham (60 miles), Bristol (67½ miles)

Situation

Oast End is situated in the popular village of Tarrington, which is located midway between Hereford and Ledbury. The parish of Tarrington and neighbouring villages form part of the "Woolhope Dome" which preserves and enhances the high-value landscape of this area. This area offers a sought-after rural idyll combined with excellent road and mainline rail links to the rest of the country.

Oast end


Oast End is a converted former Oast House, which was historically used for storing and drying hops for the brewing process. The property retains some original features relating to its former life and was originally built c.1790, with a later addition (second gable) added c. 1890.
This spacious home offers generous accommodation situated over 3 floors, with high ceilings and flexible living space.
A welcoming entrance hall leads through to the country-style kitchen/breakfast room, with its attractive painted cupboards and solid oak work surfaces. There is a dual-fuel range cooker and space for a dishwasher and fridge-freezer. The downstairs WC has been refurbished and cleverly designed to create space for a washing machine.
A spacious family/dining room leads straight off the kitchen and is complemented by engineered oak flooring, and is a great space for both family time and socialising. A single French door leads directly out to the garden.
Stairs lead up to a light galleried landing and the spacious sitting room with Clearview wood burner set upon an attractive, reclaimed Welsh slate hearth. This delightful room is ideally situated to make the most of the views over the adjoining pastureland. Additionally, there is a good-sized double bedroom with double aspect and a large family bathroom on this floor.
A second staircase leads up to the second floor, where there are three further bedrooms, including the main bedroom, which has a spacious en-suite with both bath and shower.
The main loft space is boarded and offers good storage. Natural light is via an original louvered window.

The Outside


The property is situated within a pretty and quiet courtyard setting of 11 properties, with a lovely community feel. The properties form a "U"-shape around an attractive lawned area with gravelled pathways and a variety of mature planting.
Oast End has a large rear garden, mainly lawn, with a lovely old quince tree, a willow tree, two espalier apple trees, gooseberry and blackcurrant bushes.
A variety of mature roses and shrubs provide colour and interest from spring through to the autumn. In addition, there is a raised veg bed, log store and lawned side garden.
The garden offers plenty of scope for keen gardeners and has a wonderful outlook over the adjoining pastureland.
There is a single brick-built garage and parking in front for up to 3 vehicles. A separate parking area provides parking for visiting guests.

Services

Mains electricity, water and drainage. Mains gas central heating (new boiler installed in Feb 2018). All windows and patio door in family/dining room have been replaced (hardwood double-glazed).

Broadband

Fibre broadband is available/connected.

Local Authority

Herefordshire Council: 01431 260000.

Council Tax

Band "E" (c. £2,392.00).

Listing

This property Grade II Listed.

EPC

Exempt (due to Listed status).

Additional Information

A contribution of £25.00 pcm is paid by all residents of the Leys Farm Committee (residents of Leys Farm) for the maintenance of the communal gardens, grounds, driveways, boundary walls, etc. For further information please contact the Agent.

Video Tour

Video Tour available upon request. Please contact the Agent.

Schools


Primary: Ashperton (catchment), Lugwardine, Mordiford & Withington. Further information available at: www.herefordshire.gov.uk
Secondary: Lugwardine (St Mary's RC High School), Hereford, Ledbury. Further information available at: www.herefordshire.gov.uk
Independent: Hereford, Malvern, Worcester, Gloucester & Cheltenham. Further information available at: www.isc.co.uk

Local

The village of Tarrington has a thriving community and amenities include a Church and community hall. There is also a regular bus service between Hereford & Ledbury. The market town of Ledbury offers a wider range of amenities to meet most day-to-day requirements, with Hereford providing an extensive range of shopping, recreational and leisure facilities. Further cultural and retail opportunities available in Worcester and Cheltenham, which are all within easy travelling distance.

Recreational

The area offers a wide range of outdoor sports and activities, with the Malvern Hills and Wye Valley within easy access. Ledbury itself is renowned for its annual Poetry Festival, and there are a variety of local and traditional events held in the region throughout the year. The Three Counties Showground at Malvern hosts a wide variety of events including the Three Counties Show. Eastnor Castle is a short drive away and is seasonally open to the public.

Postcode

HR1 4EX.

Directions

From Ledbury, head west on the A438 towards Hereford. At the Trumpet crossroad traffic lights continue straight on for about 2.9 miles and upon reaching the village of Tarrington, drive straight on, passing the Tarrington Arms on the left and continue through the village. After about ½ mile, turn left signposted Tarrington Common. After a short distance, take the right turn into Leys Farm tarmacked drive by the stone wall, and follow the drive to the right. Continue to the top and the parking area will be next to the barn, in front of the garage on the left hand side.From Hereford, head east on the A438 Ledbury Road, passing the villages of Lugwardine and Dormington. Continue along this road for just over a mile and then turn right signposted "Tarrington Common". Continue as above.

Viewings

By prior appointment only via Grant & Co Estate Agents on 01531 637341.

Agents Notes

Grant & Co 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. The Agents have not tested any services, equipment or facilities. Purchasers must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise. Fixtures & Fittings Unless mentioned specifically all fixtures & fittings are excluded from the sale.