Manor Barn, Lower End, Birlingham
A GENEROUSLY PROPORTIONED FOUR BEDROOM DETACHED PERIOD BARN CONVERSION HAVING FOUR RECEPTION ROOMS, KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM (AGA), TWO EN-SUITES AND A DRESSING ROOM WITH APPROXIMATELY 2500 SQ.FT. OF
ACCOMMODATION TOGETHER WITH ENCLOSED COURTYARD AND GARDEN AND DOUBLE GARAGE TO THE REAR.
Birlingham is a popular rural village with a farming community and residential dwellings with origins from the 16th century. The river Avon flows along the meadowlands to the south of the village and there is access into Birlingham off Bakers Hill (A4104) and off the Eckington Road taking you into this picturesque village with central church and local village public house.
Manor Barn was associated as farm buildings to the neighbouring Manor House and converted in the 1980s into this large dwelling. A conservatory has been added to the garden side, there is ornamental pond on the patio and the garage has pedestrian from the garden and a driveway down to the back of the property. There is gated access into a side courtyard and further access into the walled garden where there is a useful outside privy and mains water supply.
Lower End is a quiet location with domestic usage only and is situated next to the large Manor House which stands on the corner in a commanding position. The village also supports a cricket club and there is a wetland reserve supported by Wychavon for the conservation of wild species.
The market town of Pershore is approximately two miles distant and has a Georgian style and provides high street shopping facilities and supermarket together with an indoor market and leisure complex. The river Avon runs to the east of the town lending itself to scenic walks and leisure pursuits. There are two medical centres and hospital and town library, together with excellent educational facilities within the area. Pershore has Number 8 which is run by voluntary help and provides theatre activities, a cinema, ballet and yoga classes and is very much a part of Pershore community living.
Off Station Road there is the railway link to London Paddington or Worcester Shrub Hill travelling onto Birmingham. The motorway is approximately nine miles distant at Worcester junction 7 bringing Birmingham to the north and Bristol to the south within commutable distance. Other main centres are Stratford-upon-Avon with the theatre and racecourse, Cheltenham with National Hunt horseracing and the Everyman Theatre and major main shopping, Worcester with famous Cathedral and equally famous cricket club together with the River Severn and good shopping centre.