A new light and airy contemporary house in an elevated position with views of the River Severn
On the banks of the River Severn just north of Worcester, Ombersley Wood is a small hamlet of individual houses in a very pretty wooded setting overlooking the river off a shared private lane.It is situated just 1½ miles from the thriving village of Ombersley, which offers a delicatessen, butchers, fishmongers, bakers, four public houses, the Venture Inn Restaurant, a church and dentists' and doctors' surgeries. Worcester city to the south offers a wide range of everyday amenities and for the sporting enthusiasts, there is Premiership rugby at Sixways, County cricket in the setting of the Cathedral and horseracing on the banks of the River Severn.It is well positioned for excellent schooling including, King's Hawford, RGS The Grange, King's School and The Royal Grammar School in Worcester and Bromsgrove School. The Rest is a newly built contemporary house in an elevated position with large picture windows that flood the living space with light. An exceptionally unique contemporary house has been created through the use of sharp lines, a modern finish and a reverse accommodation layout which maximises enjoyment of the views of the River Severn. The kitchen and the bathrooms are well-appointed and to certain rooms the flooring is finished in oak.The oversized front door opens to a hallway, off which are three bedrooms and the family, fitted with a free standing bath and a corner shower. Two of the bedrooms on this level have floor to ceiling windows incorporating a sliding door opening to a Juliette balcony and one of these bedrooms also enjoys a dressing room and an en-suite with a walk-in shower. On the lower ground floor is a spectacular open plan kitchen and living area with floor to ceiling windows incorporating sliding doors that open to a large decked balcony with a glass balustrade. The fitted SieMatic kitchen has a range of Siemens integrated appliances including a double electric oven, induction hob, fridge freezer and a dishwasher. At lower ground floor level is also a fitted utility room, study, en-suite double bedroom with a walk-in double shower and a cloakroom.At the front of the house is gravel parking. At the rear the garden slopes steeply and has been landscaped to include steps down to a lower level lawn and lower gravel terrace.
Directions (WR9 0EZ)Please locate via What3Words (www.what3words.com), reference: ///crate.trout.tricksterTake the Ombersley Road out of Worcester. At the roundabout take the first exit onto the A449 to Kidderminster. Continue for about 1 mile, go past the right turn signed Chatley. The left turn into Hawford Woods is another ½ a mile. If you reach the right turn signed Hadley – you've gone too far. Follow the track through the woods taking the first left turn and passing The Nutshell and The Rest will be found on the right. There is excellent access to the M5 at Junction 6, which provides direct access to Birmingham to the north and Cheltenham and Gloucester to the south. Rail services operate from Worcester and Droitwich Spa, with regular services into Birmingham and to London Paddington. Birmingham International Airport is only 39 miles to the north and easily accessed by the M5 motorway network.