Wellington, Hereford, HR4 8AR | Property for sale | Savills
4,840 sq ft(449.65 sq m)
Guide price £1,395,000

WellingtonHereford, HR4 8AR

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Original Victorian walled kitchen garden
  • Desirable village setting
  • Detached three bedroom cottage with art studio
  • Character features throughout
  • Glorious landscaped gardens

An elegant period home parts originating circa 16th century.

About this property

  • The Vinery is an elegant period home sitting in 1.75 acres of superbly landscaped gardens.

    The main residence has a wealth of character and charm offering 4,840 sq ft of living space.

    Principally built from stone and mellow brick and set under a tiled roof it enjoys a private setting within the village with a glorious walled kitchen garden and a fabulous oriental themed area.

    The ground floor has large and impressive rooms, most of which have wonderful views over the garden. The country style kitchen has a comprehensive range of units, integrated appliances, quartz work tops and two enamel sinks. There is a generous dining space in addition to a dedicated study, large family room and useful cloakroom. The formal dining room, together with the drawing room, is of particular note, interconnecting double doors open to provide a fantastic space to entertain with the ability to host large social gatherings. The garden room is an absolute joy and provides the perfect place to retreat and enjoy the attractive view over the garden.

    The first floor has an abundance of large double bedrooms together with a seperate dressing room/study. All are of a very good size and are served by two family bathrooms, whilst the principal bedroom has the benefit of a well appointed en suite. To the side of property there is a useful garage and store room which provides excellent storage capability.

    The gardens are a magnificent feature and have many themed areas. The principle area is laid to a manicured lawn, complimented by deep set herbaceous beds with an array of mature trees, shrubs and plants. An oriental garden has been created with a wonderful summer house, both of which sit to the side. Beyond is a tennis court which is currently being used as a commercial bamboo nursery. The front has a truly beautiful walled kitchen garden, lovingly attended to by the current vendors it has a remarkable selection of vegetables, herbs and fruit bushes and trees.

    The Cottage is superb addition with large fitted kitchen, sitting room with electric wood burner, three bedrooms, large shower room and separate family bathroom. Providing £11,500 per annum of rental income.

    The outbuildings consist of a spacious art studio with power, water and light from double aspect windows, a large stable, lean to brick store and large brick built boiler room.

    The property has its own electric vehicle charger; enjoys an income of approximately £1,300p.a. from solar panels; has fibre optic broadband to the property; and its own private well with a brand new filtration system.

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My favourite part of the grounds is the ornamental garden, it is such a charming area to relax, perhaps after a fruitful afternoon working in the delightful kitchen garden.

Phil BatesProperty agent

Local information

  • The Vinery is located in mature grounds on the edge of the Herefordshire village of Wellington. The vibrant village is sheltered by the wooded slopes of Dinmore Hill to the North. Close to the A49 and roughly midway between Hereford and Leominster providing regional shopping, restaurants and hotels.
  • The glorious countryside of Herefordshire, Gloucestershire and the Welsh Borders are within easy reach and excellent walks in the Malvern Hills and Brecon Beacons are only a short distance away.
  • Hereford has a railway station with high speed access to Paddington, Birmingham and Manchester. A selection of leading preparatory and public schools can be found close at hand in Malvern, Worcester, Cheltenham, Hereford and Monmouth.

Additional information

  • House = Private water, mains electricity, drainage. Oil fired central heating. Solar Panels £1300 annual income. Full fibre broadband. Electric car charger.
  • Council Tax main house = Band F
  • Council Tax cottage = Band C
  • Directions: HR4 8AR - Sat Nav is accurate. From Hereford take the A49 towards Leominster, after approx. 5 miles turn left signed to Wellington Village Centre. Continue through the village for 3/4 mile and turn right into Mill Lane, the entrance to the property is then immediately on the right hand side.
  • EPC Rating: C
  • Tenure: Freehold
  • Council Tax Band: F