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Welcome to the latest edition of our At Home magazine Our property lifestyle magazine again features a selection of some very interesting homes within our company’s extensive portfolio of over 650 properties throughout the Midlands, of which the Country Homes department has nearly 100. Andrew Grant has been established for over 40 years in which time we have gone from strength to strength and we remain at the top of our game and continue to push the boundaries in our industry. We oﬀer a bespoke personal service from our 15 oﬃces in Worcestershire, Warwickshire, Shropshire, the West Midlands and Herefordshire. In addition we also have a London Oﬃce in St. James’s Place which draws applicants from a wide geographical area. Worcester is the home of our flagship Country Homes department where we specialise in the sale of unique prestigious properties. Country Homes sell these individual properties throughout Worcestershire, Warwickshire, Shropshire, Herefordshire and across the border into Wales. Andrew Grant's regional branches are based in Bromsgrove, Droitwich Spa, Henley-in-Arden, Hereford, Kidderminster, Ludlow, Malvern, Pershore, Redditch, Solihull, Stourbridge and Stratford-upon-Avon.
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Contents 06 Properties
A selection of some of the finest country homes for sale in our area.
14 The Ultimate Badge
introducing rolls-royce’s bespoke family of motor cars called black badge.
30 Michel Roux Cheese
A lifetime of international travel has served only to increase Michel’s passion and curiosity for cheese culminating in one of the uK’s most renowned selections on oﬀer at his Michelin starred restaurant, the Waterside inn and this latest book dedicated to the subject.
Published by TBC Publishing Limited, Telephone: 01763 810042. ©TBC Publishing 2017. All rights reserved. Reproduction is forbidden except by express permission of the Publishers. The content of this magazine is believed to be correct but its accuracy is not guaranteed and it does not form part of any oﬀer or contract. TBC Publishing Limited cannot accept responsibility for any omissions or errors. 4 | andrew-grant.co.uk/countryhomes
Set In Glorious West Sussex Countryside
Billingshurst, West Sussex An Exceptional Residential Equestrian Property Set In Glorious West Sussex Countryside. grade ii listed Sussex Farmhouse With 4 bedrooms, 5 reception rooms And guest Annexe. immaculate gardens And grounds including Ponds, indoor Swimming Pool And tennis court, 3 bedroom barn conversion, 1 bedroom cottage, 2 bedroom bungalow. Attractive Stable courtyard including 16 loose boxes, tack room And Feed barn. indoor School, Farm oďŹƒce And general Storage barns. Post And railed Paddocks, Woodland, lakes, Vineyard About 46 Acres (18 ha) in total. Further Adjoining land And buildings Available to rent by Separate negotiation. For Sale As A Whole.
Guide Price ÂŁ3,750,000 contact: country homes on 01905 734735 cou160501 andrew-grant.co.uk/countryhomes | 7
A Very Rare Opportunity
Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire Own And Live In A Property Forming Parts Of A Restored 12th Century Norman Castle. reception hall, Drawing room, Dining room, Sitting room, cloakroom, Kitchen/breakfast room, Pantry, utility, Sitting room, 5 bedrooms Serviced by 2 Family bathrooms And An en Suite Shower room. castle Walled gardens And Parking. outbuildings, Planning Permission to renovate the great tower For Further Accommodation. 4,564 Sq Ft.
Guide Price ÂŁ1,495,000 contact: country homes on 01905 734735 cou170366 andrew-grant.co.uk/countryhomes | 9
A Stunning Rural Gem
Bishops Frome, Herefordshire A Stunning Rural Gem. 66 Acres. Small estate, Parkland Setting. Main house 3,154 Sq Ft. 5 yards Distant Accommodation, cheyney chapel 1,051 Sq Ft (income Producing). Family lakeside cabin 418 Sq Ft. Woodland and Parkland. Further Arable land Available in two lots of 89 Acres. cheyney Park ePc = e. old cheyney ePc = e.
Guide Price ÂŁ1,450,000 contact: country homes on 01905 734735 cou160526 andrew-grant.co.uk/countryhomes | 11
Very Desirable Grade II Listed Former Rectory
Cradley, Herefordshire Around 7,269 Sq Ft, In Peaceful Village Location Set In Mature And Private Grounds. Approx. 0.8 Acres. ground Floor: reception hall, Drawing room, Dining room, Morning room, library, Kitchen, Study, laundry, Store room, Shower room. First Floor: Master bedroom With en Suite And Dressing room, 3 Further bedrooms (2 en Suite), Family bathroom, Self-contained Accommodation comprising Sitting room, Kitchen, 3 bedrooms And bathroom. Second Floor: 2 bedrooms, 1 With en Suite And Further Shower room, Studio, Sewing room, Playroom And Store room. lower ground Floor: Spacious And Versatile cellarage Suitable For Storage. outside: Sweeping gravelled Driveway Providing Parking For Several Vehicles, Walled Front And Side gardens leading to Mature rear garden With 2 Stables. in All Around 0.8 Acres.
Guide Price ÂŁ1,395,000 contact: country homes on 01905 734735 cou160070
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Ultimate Badge “Black Badge is for those driven by the same restless spirit that propelled company forefather C.S Rolls’ exploration of the limitations of powered land and air travel.”
“It is an alter-ego for our marque that captivates the disrupters, the innovators and those that accept no limitations. Standing as a truly Bespoke response to the desires of a new breed of entrepreneur, Black Badge has already distinctly amplified the characters’ of Ghost and Wraith motor cars, placing them into consciousness of those that seek a commanding presence in the objects they commission. Overwhelming demand from new patrons of luxury tells us the time is now right to apply this assertive, confident and powerful attitude to Dawn and open this truly transformative presence to the world.” Torsten Müller-Ötvös Chief Executive Officer, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars
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At the Geneva Motor Show in March 2016, Rolls-Royce presented a truly transformative moment on the luxury landscape – the introduction of a permanent Bespoke family of motor cars called Black Badge, designed in response to the differing lifestyle requirements of a younger, more dynamic patron of luxury.
Since its introduction, Black Badge has done much to attract a new generation of Rolls-Royce customers to the marque. As a result of overwhelmingly positive customer demand for Ghost Black Badge and Wraith Black Badge, the time is now right to add a new chapter to the Black Badge story.
The 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed will celebrate machines so beyond measurable limitations, they have changed the landscape in which they operate – an entirely fitting stage on which the third chapter in this truly transformative story can unfurl – the global debut of Dawn Black Badge, the most uncompromising expression of open-top luxury in the world.
The Black Badge Story Since it was launched in 2016, Black Badge has become the most commanding presence on the super-luxury landscape. Its authentic Bespoke engineering and design approach has answered the demands of those customers who have said “Build us a Rolls-Royce like no other”.
Black Badge is Rolls-Royce’s response to a small and select group of clients who have asked the marque for motor cars with specific, focused characteristics that reflect their different take on life, success and the luxury they consume. These people choose to define themselves differently from their wider social group; a subset within a subset.
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Ali have all shared the marque’s founding philosophy; an uncompromising refusal to accept the status quo and a constant yearn to innovate, create and advance. Their restless spirit was also shared by the marque’s co-founder; himself one of the great disrupters of his day. The Honourable C.S. Rolls was a man in a hurry. Not satisfied with fundamentally altering the road-car landscape, he sought more and pursued his appetite for advancement and adventure in the air; a passion that would ultimately lead to his untimely demise aged just 33.
It is this indomitable spirit that, since the launch of Black Badge, has captivated so many of today’s young owners, who are drawn to RollsRoyce in the knowledge that no other luxury house is possessed of the vision and flexibility to meet their demands both in design and engineering terms. Indeed, Black Badge serves to amplify the inherent characteristics that have driven so many new, younger patrons of luxury to the marque.
In conceiving Black Badge versions of Wraith, Ghost and now Dawn, the marque’s Bespoke designers and engineers drew upon their instinctive understanding of the unique lives of these extraordinary men and women to create both design and engineering treatments that perfectly amplify the inherent values of these great Rolls-Royces.
Dawn Black Badge Created to satisfy overwhelming demand from a new breed of RollsRoyce patrons, Dawn Black Badge stands as the most luxurious, social and sensual space from which to take in the night air. This most glamorous, uncompromising expression of open-top luxury is given a new and darker sensual dimension through its suite of Black Badge engineering and design treatments. The Dawn Black Badge at the Festival of Speed is presented in a deeply intense shade of black. Multiple layers of paint and lacquer
have been fastidiously applied and hand-polished in a process that amounts to the most exhaustive painting and polishing process ever used for a solid paint colour. The result clothes Dawn’s sensuous lines in the deepest, darkest and most intense black to ever grace a production car surface. The roof, which opens in a ‘Silent Ballet’ to allow in the sounds of the night, is also only available in black canvas, whilst the rear deck is finished in black leather. In creating Black Badge, Rolls-Royce’s Bespoke designers have
sought to create true signifiers of this more assertive alter-ego for the
marque. Dawn gets this same treatment.
Like its stablemates Ghost and Wraith, the distilled essence of Dawn is amplified through the engineering that underpins the Black Badge philosophy The Spirit of Ecstasy – itself a mascot that has taken many different forms throughout the marque’s history – transforms into a high-gloss vamp, finished in a perfectly executed black chrome. This transformation to a darker aesthetic extends to certain chrome surfaces including the front grille surround, boot lid finisher, exhaust pipes and air inlet finisher. The effect is an authentic transformation that speaks of a bolder, more confident sensibility. Finally, the ‘Double R’ signifiers on the Rolls-Royce badges are inverted in colour, confirming the creation of a true alter-ego of the marque.
This bold, edgy design ethos extends beautifully into the interior – an exquisitely appointed staging point for patrons who seek to discover the night’s elements with the roof down.
Evoking Sir Henry Royce’s founding philosophy to ‘design what does not exist’ – a collaboration between the marque’s design and
engineering departments has seen the creation of a new luxury material. Inspired by Rolls-Royce’s aviation heritage and echoing advanced production techniques for stealth aircraft, a beautiful and highly innovative new treatment for the car’s surfaces has been conceived. Its construction displays every hallmark of Rolls-Royce’s fastidious attention to detail. Threads of aircraft grade aluminium, a delicate 0.014m in diameter, are woven together and then bonded in carbon fibre. Surfaces are then finished with six coats of lacquer before being left to cure for 72 hours and hand-polished to Rolls-Royce’s hallmark mirror finish. The result is a highly contemporary finish, perfectly attuned to the darker more menacing aesthetic today’s patrons of luxury demand.
This exquisite expression of noir informs every conceivable detail. For example, innovative production techniques such as Physical Vapour Deposition, a highly technical surfacing method, perfectly darkens the air-vents throughout the interior in a manner that will never discolour or tarnish. Reflecting the marque’s Bespoke philosophy, Dawn Black Badge also plays host to a new interior palette break-up. Higher levels of exquisite Black leather are accented boldly with Mandarin highlights,
including a strip of orange highlight which encircles the cabin at hip-height, evocative of the sunset before the passengers are immersed in darkness.
A final touch, again, in a nod to one of Rolls-Royce’s great pioneer patrons, Sir Malcolm Campbell, finishes the rear interior space. His famous ‘Infinity’ rating logo beautifully embroidered into the car’s rear waterfall, gives a subtle nod to a man very much possessed of the restless spirit that so defines the Black Badge attitude.
Truly Bespoke Engineering Like its stablemates Ghost and Wraith, the distilled essence of Dawn is amplified through the engineering that underpins the Black Badge philosophy. In the case of Dawn, the engineering substance that leads to more spirited driving is accentuated by the creation of an entirely
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new exhaust system, that when deployed by the press of the ‘low’ button, celebrates Rolls-Royce’s hallmark V12 engine with a menacing bass baritone, announcing its arrival with authority rather than hysteria.
The exhaust tone adds an aural dimension to a suite of engineering enhancements. Indeed, Black Badge stands as a truly Bespoke collaboration between design and engineering, answering the demands of a new breed of patron of luxury who seeks a more spirited, involving driving experience which retains the peerless quality of ride that has driven Dawn’s success. To achieve this, the engineers have exploited the flexibility of Dawn’s magnificent 6.6 litre twin-turbo V12 to generate an extra 30bhp over the car’s already ample 563bhp, bringing the total to 593bhp. That hallmark sense of one infinite gear is also given bolder expression with the addition of a further 20NM of torque available from 1,500rpm, bringing the total to 840NM.
Fundamental changes to the transmission and throttle strategy give Dawn an enhanced feeling of urgency without diminishing its position as the world’s most luxurious open-top tourer. Indeed, the drive-train, ZF 8-speed gear box and steering-rack are so intuitive that they work together to create a more spirited drive depending on
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throttle and steering input. The result is a perfectly stately RollsRoyce touring experience at low speeds and a highly engaging drive when the driver seeks to ‘push on’. Fundamental changes to suspension settings and components also ensure an appropriate balance between Rolls-Royce comfort and driver focus, felt in flatter cornering at high speeds.
The increased urgency of Dawn Black Badge has led to the development of new brakes with an increase in diameter of one inch. During deceleration, a fundamental remapping of the transmission strategy leads to downshifts a few rpm sooner under braking, offering engine braking when driving in a more spirited manner. The steering-rack has also been quickened and engineered for more feedback. Speed-dependent adjustments also embolden Black Badge drivers as they enjoy an added sense of security and feel derived from increased steering weight at high speeds. Dawn Black Badge is now available to commission. Rolls-Royce Birmingham 2635 Stratford Road, Hockley Heath, Solihull, Birmingham B94 5NH www.rybrook.co.uk
An Exemplary Equestrian Property
Low Hill, Worcestershire Exceptional Equestrain Facilities And A Luxurious House, Around 2,207 Sq Ft. garden room, Family/Kitchen/breakfast room, lounge, utility, cloakroom, boot room. Master bedroom With en Suite Shower room, guest bedroom With en Suite, 2 Further Double bedrooms, Family bathroom. triple garage, Sweeping Driveway And Mature gardens, olympic ManĂ¨ge, extensive Stabling, Secure tack room, Feed room, hay barn, Machine barns, grazing Paddocks, in All 7.25 Acres. ePc = D.
Guide Price ÂŁ1,195,000 contact: country homes on 01905 734735 KiD170259 andrew-grant.co.uk/countryhomes | 21
Elegant Victorian Former Vicarage
Preston-on-Wye, Hereford In A Stunning Rural Village Location With Gardens And Paddocks Of Around 5.35 Acres. entrance hall, Drawing room, Dining room, Sitting room, conservatory, Kitchen/breakfast room, Study, boiler room, utility room, Downstairs cloak room, Downstairs Shower room, Master bedroom With en Suite bathroom, bedroom 2 With en Suite bathroom, bedroom 3 With en Suite Shower room, 3 Further Double bedrooms, Family bathroom, Separate First Floor Wc, cellar, Versatile coach house, oďŹ€ road Parking, extensive gardens And Paddocks of Around 5.35 Acres, 4,919 Sq Ft. ePc = e.
Guide Price ÂŁ1,050,000 contact: country homes on 01905 734735 her170222 andrew-grant.co.uk/countryhomes | 23
Elegant Georgian House
Acton Beauchamp, Worcestershire Around 7,297 Sq Ft, With Unaltered Grade II Listed Georgian Farm Buildings, Set In An Outstanding Rural Setting. reception hall, Drawing room, Dining room, Sitting room, garden room, Kitchen/breakfast room, butlerâ€™s Pantry, utility room, Master bedroom With en Suite bathroom, 2 Further First Floor bedrooms, Further en Suite bathroom, 5 Second Floor bedrooms, Second Floor bathroom, extensive cellars, A courtyard of grade ii listed outbuildings of Approximately 11,957 Sq Ft, large games room, Stabling and Storage, gardens, Paddocks, Woodland, 3 Ponds. in All About 28 Acres. lot 2: two 3 bedroom Semi Detached cottages With Woodland of About 4 Acres. no. 1 ePc = g. no. 2 ePc = e. lot 3: Additional Farmland extending to About 19 Acres.
Guide Price ÂŁ3,000,000
Available Separately or As A Whole in total Around 51 Acres.
contact: country homes on 01905 734735 cou120152
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An Exceptional Country Home Crown East, Worcester
Forming The Principal Part To A Beautiful Mansion In A Breathtaking Parkland Setting. entrance hall, great hall, Sitting room, Kitchen Dining room, Study, 4 Principal bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, laundry room, 6 Further bedrooms, bath And Shower room, Second Kitchen, utility, Detached Quadruple garage With oďŹƒces Above, Stunning Parkland, Mixed Woodland, lake With boat house, Paddock. ePc = e.
Guide Price ÂŁ1,700,000 contact: country homes on 01905 734735 cou170192
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Enchanting Grade II Listed Period Former Farmhouse Residence
Shelsley Beauchamp, Worcestershire
In Worcestershire's Finest Setting. Around 5,479 Sq Ft Plus Outbuildings C. 2,303 Sq Ft, Approx. 8 Acres With Potential To Rent A Further 6 Acres. reception hall, Drawing room, Dining hall, Sitting room, cloakroom, Kitchen, breakfast/Day room, rear hall, utility room, boot room, Master bedroom, Dressing room, en Suite, guest bedroom en Suite, 6 Further bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, in All Around 5,479 Sq. Ft (509 Sq. M). Stone barn, brick barn, Wainhouse, cellar, gardens, Paddocks, coppices. Around 8 Acres. Possibility of renting A Further 6 Acres. ePc = F. Agent's note: the original consented Planning Permission has lapsed however the Vendor believes that it Would not be DiďŹƒcult to Apply For this to be reinstated. the Vendors have Advised that high Speed broadband is Available At the Property.
Guide Price ÂŁ1,625,000 contact: country homes on 01905 734735 cou110569
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A Magnificent Country House With Elegant Equestrian Facilities Wichenford, Worcestershire
Approx. GIA 9,365 Sq. Ft. reception hall, Drawing room, Sitting room, Dining room, billiard/Family room, Kitchen/breakfast room, butler's Pantry, utility room, Store room, boot room, cloakroom, cellars, 6 en Suite Double bedrooms. 2 Double bedroom guest Wing With bathroom. StaďŹ€ Flat: Sitting room, Kitchen, Double bedroom, Shower room. outside: Vinery, Summerhouse, garaging, Workshops, Store, Walled garden, tennis court, Stable yard With 8 loose boxes, tack room, rug room, Feed Store, Various outbuildings, All-Weather Manege. in All Approx. 10.283 Acres.
Guide Price ÂŁ1,395,000 contact: country homes on 01905 734735 cou160502
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Substantial And Prestigious
A Grade II Listed Period Home. reception hall, Drawing room, Kitchen/living room, Study, library/Dining room, utility rooms, boot room, conservatory, Master bedroom Suite, 3 Further First Floor bedrooms, Family bathroom, 2 Shower rooms, 3 Second Floor bedrooms. gardens of Approx. 1 Acre, Parking, outbuilding. Approx. 4,679 Sq Ft.
Guide Price ÂŁ925,000
contact: country homes on 01905 734735 MAl170090
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Michel Roux Cheese
Credit: Cheese by Michael Roux (Quadrille, £20) photography © Lisa Linder.
The essential guide to cooking with cheese with over 100 recipes
Michel Roux’s love affair with cheese began at the age of 7 with trips to his local market, St Mandé in Paris to buy cheese for his family to share as a precious Sunday treat. From a nourishing piece of Cantal or Gruyère to a perfectly ripe Camembert or Roquefort, the shapes, sizes, colours and flavours blew his mind.
A lifetime of international travel has served only to increase Michel’s passion and curiosity for cheese culminating in one of the UK’s most renowned selections on offer at his Michelin starred restaurant, The Waterside Inn and this latest book dedicated to the subject. Sharing Michel’s infectious enthusiasm, extensive knowledge and favourite cheese recipes, this is perhaps his most intimately revealed work yet. A book of rare distinction, it is a delicious celebration inspiring readers to discover and enjoy the beautiful, natural yet complex world of cheese. Published by Quadrille.
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Brie-filled mini seaweed scones MAKES ABOUT 18 (SERVES 6)
135g ‘type 55’ plain white flour, plus extra for dusting
25g butter, softened
20g caster sugar
12g baking powder
1.5g fine sea salt, plus a pinch for the glaze
15g dried seaweed (sea lettuce or dulse), rinsed in cold water, patted dry and finely chopped
40g double cream
Eggwash (1 egg yolk mixed with 2 tsp milk),
200g well-ripened Brie, rind removed
These little scones have a mild briny flavour, reminiscent of the sea, and make a novel amuse-bouche. Many countries and regions outside France – from Australia to England – now make excellent Brie. You could, however, use another soft rind cheese that is flavoursome without being too strong. To make the scones, put the flour, butter, sugar, baking powder and salt into the bowl of a stand mixer and mix on a low speed to a rough dough. Add the chopped seaweed and mix for 30 seconds, then add the milk and cream and mix again, still on a low speed, for about 3–4 minutes to a homogeneous dough. Bring the dough back into the middle of the bowl and then mix for another minute. Shape into a ball, wrap in cling film and refrigerate for at least 30 minutes. Line a baking sheet with baking parchment. Roll out the chilled dough on a lightly floured surface to a 1cm thickness and cut out rounds, using a 3cm plain pastry cutter. Turn the rounds over onto the lined baking sheet, arranging them in staggered rows.
180g dried seaweed (a mixture of sea lettuce and Japanese red algae), rinsed in cold water, patted dry and cut into pieces
Add a pinch of salt to the egg glaze and brush over the top of the scones. Leave to stand at warm room temperature (20–24°C) for 20 minutes. Meanwhile, preheat the oven to 180°C/Gas 4.
Juice of 1 lemon
Bake the scones in the oven for 7–8 minutes, until risen and lightly golden on top. Transfer to a wire rack and leave to cool.
2 tbsp light olive oil
Freshly ground pepper
Using a serrated knife, cut each scone horizontally through the middle, about three-quarters of the way across. Place about 10g Brie inside each scone and close the tops. To serve, toss the seaweed with the olive oil, lemon juice and some pepper (don’t add salt as seaweed is already salty). Allow 3 scones per person and serve the seaweed in a bowl on the side.
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Farandole of sweet and savoury spoonfuls SERVES 4
For the semi-confit cherry tomatoes and Greek yoghurt A little olive oil 24 small cherry tomatoes 140g Greek yoghurt Thyme and/or snipped tarragon leaves, to finish
For the green olive tapenade and goat’s cheese 140g green olive tapenade 60g fresh goat’s cheese, cut into small dice or crumbled Extra virgin olive oil, to drizzle Oregano sprigs, to finish
For the fig, prosciutto and mascarpone 2 very ripe figs, ideally red, cut into small dice 40g prosciutto, cut into very fine slivers 120g mascarpone
This canapé is a visual delight as well as a gastronomic one, with each spoon offering a distinctive flavour sensation. You could create your own spoons, including your favourite cheese, fruit or vegetables, and varying them according to the season. I like to serve two of each spoon to each guest. Assemble them just before serving. For the cherry tomato and yoghurt spoons, heat the oil in a small pan, add the cherry tomatoes and cook gently for 5 minutes to semi-confit. Transfer to a plate and leave to cool. Divide the yoghurt between 8 spoons and top each with 3 semiconfit tomatoes. Sprinkle with the herb(s) and grind over some salt and pepper. For the olive tapenade spoons, divide the tapenade between 8 spoons, top with the goat’s cheese and drizzle over a little extra virgin olive oil. Garnish with oregano sprigs and sprinkle with a little pepper. For the fig, prosciutto and mascarpone spoons, cut the figs into small dice and the prosciutto into very fine slivers. Divide the mascarpone between 8 spoons and top with the figs and prosciutto. For the melon and cherry spoons, scoop the melon into small spheres, using a melon baller, or cut into small cubes. Combine with the cherry preserve and cheese shavings and divide between 8 spoons. Simply arrange the spoons on individual plates or a large platter to serve.
For the melon, cherry jam and Mimolette 140g Cavaillon (Cantaloupe) melon 140g good-quality cherry preserve (ideally with whole cherries) 40g Mimolette (aged for 12–18 months), pared into shavings
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Belbroughton, Stourbridge An Exquisite Grade II Listed Queen Anne Residence, Around 6,125 Sq Ft With Additional 2 Bedroom Coach House Conversion And Approx 5.25 Acres. reception hall, cloakroom, Drawing room, Dining room, Sitting room, conservatory, Kitchen/breakfast room, utility, 7 bedrooms (5 en Suite), cellar. beautifully Appointed 2 bedroom coach house, extensive outbuildings, garage, electrically operated gate, Mature gardens, Paddocks, All Weather tennis court.
Guide Price £2,750,000 contact: country homes on 01905 734735 cou130070
Harvington, Kidderminster Detached Cottage And Stunning Gardens To Incorporate A State Of The Art Children’s Playground. Around 4.461 Acres. breakfast Kitchen, Drawing room, Dining room, Sitting room, 2 cloakrooms, 5 bedrooms, 2 en Suite, Family bathroom. leisure Suite with Swimming Pool And Sauna. triple garage With entertainment Area And oﬃce/Playroom Above. ePc = D. Detached cottage includes Sitting room, Kitchen, 2 bedrooms And bathroom. ePc = e. State of the Art Kompan children’s Playground. beautifully landscaped gardens Around 4.461 Acres. Further land of Around 5.844 Acres May be Available by Separate negotiation.
Guide Price £1,625,000 contact: country homes on 01905 734735 cou160547
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Ludlow, Shropshire Wonderful Farm Estate With Farmhouse C. 3,620 Sq Ft And Versatile Outbuildings Totalling C. 8,969 Sq Ft, With Land Approx. 33.45 Acres In Total Including Paddocks. Ideal For Farming Or Equestrian Purposes. generous reception hall/boot room, Farmhouse Kitchen/Diner, Drawing room, Study, games room/Sitting room, inner hall, utility, cloakroom, Store room. Master bedroom With Adjacent bathroom, 4 Further bedrooms (1 en Suite), 2 Further bathrooms, cellar, triple open garage. Potential to utilise the eastern Wing As An Annexe/guest Accommodation/holiday let StPP. outbuildings: Stable block With 2 loose boxes And Potential Accommodation Above StPP, Stable block With 2 boxes And tack room, Multipurpose barn With concrete Floor, Further barn/Stabling, Drying room And Workshop (With triple open garage Attached), hay barn, log Shed, 2 garden Storage Sheds, Potting Shed, greenhouse. ePc = F.
Guide Price £1,395,000 contact: country homes on 01905 734735 cou160270
Belbroughton, Stourbridge A Unique Family Home With 6 Plus Bedrooms, Retaining Many Period Features And Situated With Approximately 9.1 Acres. reception hall, laundry, Kitchen breakfast room, Study, Dining room, Sitting room, 4 bedrooms, 2 Dressing rooms, 1 en Suite bathroom With Separate Shower, 2 en Suite Shower rooms, 1 Kitchenette, 1 cloakroom. A Single Storey barn oﬀ Main Kitchen With large Sitting room, Kitchen Area, Shower room And 2 bedrooms. Detached Stable block With Plumbing. Quadruple garage With log Store. in All Approximately 8.316 Acres. (there is An Adjoining Field Available For Purchase if required, by Separate negotiation). 4,209 – 5,264 Sq Ft. ePc = e.
Guide Price £1,275,000 contact: country homes on 01905 734735 Sto160353
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Hagley, Stourbridge A Stunning Executive Family Home Set Within Private Grounds. entrance hall, Drawing room, Morning room, Dining room, breakfast Kitchen, Snug, Study/oﬃce, utility room, cloakroom. First Floor Master bedroom With en Suite bathroom, guest bedroom With en Suite Shower room, 2 Further Double bedrooms, Family bathroom, extensive cellars, outside Private Driveway Providing Parking For Several Vehicles, Double garage, extensive gardens With replica ‘Play house’ based on the Design of harwood house itself. 3,283 Sq Ft, ePc = D.
Guide Price £1,250,000 contact: country homes on 01905 734735 cou170134
Evesham, Worcestershire A Stunning Property With Established Gardens And Grounds Extending To 8.7 Acres. entrance hall, Study, Drawing/Dining/Sitting room, conservatory, Kitchen And breakfast room, Morning room, 5 bedrooms, Family bathroom, Shower room, Master bedroom With en Suite, Dressing room And bathroom. gardens And grounds of 8.7 Acres, 6,231 Sq. Ft. ePc = F.
Guide Price £1,195,000 contact: country homes on 01905 734735 cou160308
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Clent, Stourbridge Detached Former Farmhouse Around 3,216 Sq Ft With Stabling And Outbuildings Set In Around 8.34 Acres In Elevated Position Enjoying Superlative Far-Reaching Rural Views. reception hall/Snug, Drawing room, conservatory oﬀ Sitting room, Kitchen/ breakfast room, Pantry, utility/boot room, ground Floor Shower room, cloakroom, boiler room/Store, rear hall, Second Kitchen. Master bedroom, 4 Further bedrooms, 2 bathrooms. Potential to Amend layout to extend rooms or create Secondary Accommodation With independent Access. lawned gardens. large gazebo/covered Decking Area ideal For entertaining. outbuildings With 7 Stables (including 2 Pony Stables), Stores, tack room And hay Store Set Around A central courtyard. gravelled Driveway, Parking For numerous Vehicles, carports. ePc = F.
Guide Price £995,000
contact: country homes on 01905 734735 bro150240
Alvechurch, Birmingham A Stunning And Exquisitely Presented Family Home Situated In An Aﬄuent Countryside Location With Key Accessibility To Both Birmingham And The Motorway Network. Set In 1 Acre Of Gardens. reception hall, living room, Kitchen, breakfast room, Sitting room Family/games room, utility, Wc, luxury Master bedroom With en Suite Shower room, 3 Further Double bedrooms each With Shower rooms, Family bathroom, Second Floor Suite of 2 Double bedrooms, Sitting room And Shower room. triple oak Frame garage, extensive gardens of 1 Acre, bbQ/hot tub Area, Kitchen garden, rolling Views. 3,683 Sq Ft, ePc = g.
Guide Price £985,000
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Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire A Romanesque Villa With Planning For A 1 Story Extension, Set Within 6.65 Acres On The Edge Of A Popular Warwickshire Village To The South Of Stratford-Upon-Avon. Set Around A central courtyard With three Distinct Wings; Sleeping, reception And Practical. A total of 3 Double bedrooms, All en Suite, 2 reception rooms, Family Kitchen, Double garage. 4.53 Acres grass Paddock, 1.37 Acre Mature Woodland. 1,916 Sq Ft. ePc = D. Planning has been granted For A one Storey extension to Provide Further Accommodation.
Guide Price £975,000
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Bartestree, Hereford A Classic And Very Desirable Country Residence Full Of Character And Charm With A Detached Garage, Tack Room, Stables, Indoor Swimming Pool, Beautiful Gardens, Grounds And Pasture Land, In All Around 14 Acres, 5,296 Sq Ft. reception hall, Drawing room, Sitting room, Dining room, Kitchen, breakfast room, hobby room, Morning room, laundry, cloakroom, cellar, Master bedroom With en Suite bathroom, bedrooms 2, 3 And 4 Are Serviced by A Jack & Jill bathroom, 2 Further bedrooms, Study/bedroom 7, Family Shower room, indoor Swimming Pool, Pump room, Sauna, Double Detached garage With Storage And hobby room Above, tack room, Stables, in And out Driveway, beautiful gardens, grounds And Pasture land totalling 14 Acres. ePc = e.
Guide Price £945,000
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Shrawley, Worcestershire A Stunning Grade II Listed Family Home Beautifully Nestled On The Edge Of The Popular Village Of Shrawley. reception hall, Family room, breakfast Kitchen, Dining room, Sitting room, garden room, Study, Master bedroom With en Suite bathroom, Family bathroom, Family Shower room, 4 Further bedrooms, Mature gardens, grounds And Paddock, garage, Pool Area And Pool house.
Guide Price ÂŁ899,500
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Abberley, Worcestershire An Idyllic Property In A Stunning Rural Location Extending To 13.86 Acres Of House, Paddocks, Woodland, 4 Stables, Views And Peaceful Tranquillity. entrance hall, Farmhouse Kitchen, utility, open Plan Dining And Drawing room, 4 Double bedrooms, Family bathroom, Study/bedroom 4, integral garage And Workshop, Mature And landscaped gardens And ground, Paddocks, 4 Stables With tack room And Woodland, in All 13.86 Acres, 2,207 Sq Ft. ePc = e.
Guide Price ÂŁ845,000
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Acton Beauchamp, Worcestershire
Lower Broadheath, Worcestershire
A Stunning Modern Home With Grand Proportions And Luxurious Finish. entrance hall, Drawing room, Sitting room, Family room, Kitchen/breakfast room, Study, Master bedroom With Dressing Area And en Suite bathroom, 3 Further bedrooms, 1 en Suite, Family bathroom, Double garage, Store/oﬃce, gardens in All. 3,724 Sq Ft. ePc = D.
A Luxurious Modern 4 Bedroom Home In A Wonderful Village Location With Stunning Views To The Malvern Hills. reception hall, Study, Drawing room, Dining room, breakfast Kitchen, utility, Wc, Master bedroom With en Suite, bathroom, 3 Further Double bedrooms, Fourth bedroom With en Suite Shower room, Detached garage and Wonderful gardens. 4,170 Sq Ft. ePc = c.
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A Substantial Family Home With Adjoining Flat, Large Gardens And Grounds Of 2.6 Acres In A Beautiful Rural Location. reception hall, Sitting room, Study, Dining room, Kitchen/breakfast room, Master bedroom & en Suite bathroom, 3 Further bedrooms, Family bathroom. 3,330 Sq Ft. ePc = F. one bedroom Flat.
A Very Smart Family Home With Private Gardens And Swimming Pool In A Delightful North Worcestershire Location. entrance hall, Dining room, Drawing room, Snug, cloaks, Study, Kitchen/breakfast room, utility, 4 Double bedrooms, Family bathroom, Master en Suite, triple garage, outdoor heated Pool And Pool house, Private gardens. 2,476 Sq Ft. ePc = D.
contact: country homes on 01905 734735 Wor170793
contact: country homes on 01905 734735 cou170285
Guide Price £899,950
Guide Price £1,125,000
Guide Price £895,000
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Guide Price £895,000
A Stunning Country Retreat In Idyllic Rural Setting Oﬀering Equestrian Facilities And Grounds In The Region Of 5.42 Acres. Sitting room, Study, conservatory, breakfast Kitchen, boot room, Master bedroom With en Suite And Dressing room/bedroom 5, 3 Further bedrooms, Family bathroom, garage. equestrian yard With outbuildings And Paddocks. 2,368 Sq Ft. ePc = F.
2 Magniﬁcent And Luxurious New Homes. Coming Soon, So Register Your Interest! entrance hall, bespoke Kitchen, extensive living room, Dining room, utility cloaks, 5 Double bedrooms, en Suite bathroom, Family bathroom, integrated Double garage, Private gardens. 3,025 – 3,046 Sq Ft. Predicted ePc's = c.
contact: country homes on 01905 734735 cou170090
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Astwood Bank, Redditch
A Characterful Grade II Listed Property With Modern Extension In A Glorious Private Position. Sitting room, reception hall, Dining room, utility, Study, Kitchen breakfast room, Master bedroom With en Suite, 3 Double bedrooms, Shower room, Further bathroom, 7 Acres, Detached Double garage And Workshop, Stables. Main Accommodation 2,217 Sq Ft.
Spacious Family Home With Equestrian Facilities And Cottage. the hollies: Sitting room, Dining room, Study, Kitchen/breakfast room, 4 bedrooms, 2 en Suite, bathroom. cottage: open Plan living/Kitchen, Study, Shower room, 2 en Suite bedrooms. garage, Stables, Workshop, Paddocks of 1.8 Acres (4 Acres Available For rent). ePc = c. total 4,287 Sq Ft.
contact: country homes on 01905 734735 cou160223
contact: country homes on 01905 734735 reD170046
Guide Price £850,000
Guide Price £745,000
Guide Price £750,000
Guide Price £745,000
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Earls Common, Worcestershire
Elegant Grade II Listed Georgian House In Prime City Centre Square, Around 2,547 Sq Ft (Excluding Garage And Outbuildings). reception hall, Sitting room, Family room, Kitchen breakfast room, Study, cinema room, 4/5 bedrooms, Family bathroom, Family Shower room, Double garage, outbuildings, Front and rear garden. 2,547 Approx Sq Ft.
An Exquisite Family Home Situated In The Accessible Yet Rural Countryside Close To The Sought After Village Of Himbleton. large Kitchen breakfast room, hallway, large Drawing room, 5 bedrooms, 1 en Suite Shower room And Family bathroom, Separate games room, Double garage With carport, garden, grounds And Paddock. Around 1.59 Acres, 2,325 Sq Ft. ePc = e.
contact: country homes on 01905 734735 cou170349
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Enchanting Cottage In Beautiful Secluded Location. C. 2,526 Sq Ft. Inc. Outbuildings and Approaching 1 Acre. reception hall, Sitting room, breakfast Kitchen, conservatory, utility, 3 bedrooms (1 en Suite), Family bathroom, Single garage, Double bay open garage/general Store With Studio/oﬃce Above Stable block With Stable And tack room/hay Store, beautiful gardens, Paddock. ePc = e.
A Beautiful Detached Cottage With Rural Views And Located Close To The Popular Villages Of Chaddesley Corbett And Belbroughton. reception hall, Drawing room, Dining room, Study, breakfast Kitchen, utility room, ground Floor cloakroom/Shower room, 3 bedrooms, First Floor Family bathroom, Double garage, outbuilding With Power And Water, extensive gardens. 1,835 Sq Ft. ePc = e.
contact: country homes on 01905 734735 cou170397
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Guide Price £725,000
Guide Price £725,000
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Guide Price £725,000
Guide Price £699,995
Lower Broadheath, Worcestershire
A Wonderfully Located Attached Equestrian Property Situated In Splendid Countryside Close To The City Of Worcester, It Has Family Accommodation On Approximately 5 Acres Of Land With Stables. Delightful hall, Drawing room, Dining room, games room, Kitchen, Sitting room, Study, garage, gardens And grounds, Stables, barn, Paddocks. Approximately 5.1 Acres, 3,940 – 4,682 Sq Ft. ePc = g.
An Immaculately Presented Property With Some Delightful Period Features, Situated In An Accessible Location. hall, Wc, Kitchen, breakfast room, Study, utility, boot room, Dining room, Drawing room, Master With en Suite bathroom With Dressing room, 4 Further bedrooms Serviced by Family bathroom. 2,573 Sq Ft. ePc = e.
contact: country homes on 01905 734735 cou150411
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A Secluded And Idyllically Located Family Home With Detached Cottage. gated Driveway leading to extensive landscaped gardens And the Main house comprises: entrance Porch, hallway, Sitting room, Study, Dining room, Kitchen Diner, Wc, Stairs to 4 bedrooms And 4 bathrooms. cottage And Double garage. 3,175 Sq Ft. ePc = D.
A Stunning Barn In A Quiet Position On Outskirts Of Sought After Village. Dining hall, Sitting room, Kitchen breakfast room, utility, cloakroom, Master bedroom With en Suite Shower room, Family bathroom, 2 Double bedrooms, Further bedroom, gallery/games room/oﬃce, Studio And extensive gardens. 1,798 Sq Ft. ePc = D.
contact: country homes on 01905 734735 Per160017
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Guide Price £695,000
Guide Price £679,500
Guide Price £695,000
Guide Price £675,000
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High Quality Barn Conversion With Detached Annexe In Peaceful Rural Location, Around 2,196 Sq Ft. reception hall, Sitting room, Dining room, Kitchen, Master bedroom With en Suite Shower room, 2 Further bedrooms, Family bathroom. Detached 1 bedroom Annexe/Potential home oﬃce. Around 2,196 Sq Ft inc. Annexe. 2 Parking Spaces. garden. ePc = c.
An Exquisite Grade II Listed Period Home On The Edge Of The Popular And Historical Teme Valley Village. Farmhouse Kitchen, Dining room, Snug, Study, Pantry, utility, 5 Double bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, carport, cellars, extensive gardens And grounds.
contact: country homes on 01905 734735 cou160128
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Guide Price £625,000
Guide Price £625,000
An Elegant Period Property Conveniently Located In The Countryside. entrance hall, Kitchen/breakfast room, large Sitting/Dining room, Snug, Master bedroom With en Suite bathroom, 2 Further bedrooms, Family bathroom, en Suite Shower room. 1 bedroom Studio Annexe. gardens. Main house ePc = F, 2,476 Sq Ft / Annexe ePc = D, 355 Sq Ft.
Immaculately Presented Modern Detached House With Beautiful Landscaped Gardens. reception hall, Kitchen, Dining room, Sitting room, Family room, Study, utility, Master bedroom With Dressing room And en Suite, bedroom 2 With Dressing Area And en Suite, 2 Further Double bedrooms, Family bathroom. Double garage, garden. 2,411 Sq Ft. ePc = e.
contact: country homes on 01905 734735 cou160513
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Guide Price £599,000
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Guide Price £580,000
Lower Broadheath, Worcestershire
Chaddesley Corbett, Worcestershire
A Unique Opportunity To Acquire A Property With Land And Requiring Full Refurbishment In A Favourable Location. Kitchen/breakfast room, Sitting room, Dining room, 3 Double bedrooms, bathroom, Double garage. in All 5.122 Acres of Pastureland and Woodland. Field barn. 1,495 Sq Ft. ePc = c.
An Immaculately Presented Barn Conversion To The Edge Of The Extremely Popular Village Of Chaddesley Corbett. breakfast/Kitchen, Dining room, Drawing room, utility, Wc, Master bedroom With en Suite Shower room, 3 Further Double bedrooms, Family bathroom, Private gardens, Private Parking. 1,679 Sq Ft. ePc = c.
Guide Price £560,000
Guide Price £550,000
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Flyford Flavell, Worcestershire
An Individual Detached Family Home Located Within Picturesque And Sought After Village. hallway, Kitchen breakfast room, Dining room, conservatory, Sitting room, Study, utility room, Downstairs cloakroom, Master bedroom With en Suite bathroom, 3 Further bedrooms, Family bathroom, Double garage, gardens. 2,559 Sq Ft. ePc = D
A Beautiful Detached Country Cottage Located Within A Sought After Village. Dining hall, Sitting room, garden room, Kitchen/breakfast room, Master bedroom With en Suite bathroom, 3 Further bedrooms, Study/bedroom 5, Family bathroom, Detached Workshop (Potential conversation to garage), Mature gardens. 1,905 Sq Ft. ePc = F.
contact: country homes on 01905 734735 cou170293
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Guide Price £549,500
Guide Price £525,000
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An Idyllic Grade II Listed Cottage Standing Proudly Within Its Own Delightful Gardens. open Porch, reception hall, Sitting room, Dining room, breakfast Kitchen, utility, cloakroom, 3 bedrooms, en Suite Shower room, Family bathroom, Ample Parking, large outbuilding And yard. 1,044 Sq Ft. ePc = g.
Impressive Georgian Property With Many Fine Period Features And Views Of Town Centre. oﬀering opportunity For renovation, this Distinguished grade ii listed residence comprises: Flagstone hall, Drawing room, Dining room, Kitchen, garden room, 2 bathrooms, 4 bedrooms, bedroom Five/Study, cellar, Walled garden. Approx. 3,543 Sq Ft.
contact: country homes on 01905 734735 cou170171
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Guide Price £495,000
Offers Over £499,950
Stanford Bridge, Worcestershire
Great Witley, Worcestershire
Luxury Grade II Listed Corner Residence In Exclusive Coach House Development, Within Beautiful Teme Valley Setting. reception hall, large living & Dining room, Kitchen, cloakroom, 4 bedrooms, 2 with luxurious en Suites and Family bathroom With Spa bath, garden, Double garage, Parking For Several cars, communal gardens. 1,679 Sq Ft.
Delightful Detached Village Property Full Of Character And Potential. the old bakery is An impressive half timbered Period Family home With A tiled roof Surrounded by its own grounds in An elevated Position on the edge of the Village. A range of out buildings oﬀer good Potential. 1,884 Sq Ft, ePc = g.
Guide Price £450,000
Offers In The Region Of £380,000
contact: country homes on 01905 734735 cou170343
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A Brilliantly Appointed New Home. 3 bedroom Dormer bungalow, With Fitted Kitchen, Sitting room, Family bathroom And luxurious Master bedroom With en Suite on the First Floor. Please contact Andrew grant country homes on 01905 734735 to register your interest in the Available homes. ePc = b.
Stunning 2 Bedroom Ground Floor Apartment Forging Part Of An Elegant Grade II Listed Country Mansion. Private gated Driveway, reception hall, cloakroom, Kitchen/Diner, utility, Spacious Sitting room/Dining room, 2 Double bedrooms, 2 en Suites, cellar, Private garage, Parking, Splendid communal gardens and Snooker room, leasehold. 2,699 Sq Ft. ePc = e.
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Beautiful 4 Bedroom Home In A Highly Desirable Worcestershire Village Location. hall, Kitchen/Diner, Sitting room, utility, Wc, Second Floor Master bedroom With en Suite and Storage, 3 First Floor bedrooms (1 en Suite), Family bathroom, garden, Parking And garage. PeA = c.
A Unique Opportunity To Buy A Building Plot And Construct A Substantial Family Home. Planning Permission to construction A Substantial 5 bedroom Detached Family home, in A Wonderful rural Position. large Sitting room, Kitchen, Dining room, Study, utility, reception hall, 5 bedrooms, 2 en Suite Shower rooms, Family bathroom.
contact: country homes on 01905 734735 cou160122
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Guide Price £375,000
Guide Price £317,000
Guide Price £345,000
Guide Price £150,000
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