Ombersley, Droitwich, Worcestershire

Guide price

Bedrooms: 4
Detached country cottage in an elevated position ideally located for the village of Ombersley with gardens and paddock extending to 1.7 acres and P/P for two holiday lodges


Christmas Cottage sits just off Boreley Lane in an elevated position enjoying lovely open views Ombersley village centre is only a couple of miles away and has excellent village facilities including doctor's surgery, Church, primary school, delicatessen, butchers, newsagents and coffee shop. There are also several pubs and restaurants. The A449 gives quick access to the M5 motorway network at Junction 6 and also to the West Midlands conurbation. Worcester City centre is only a few miles away and has excellent facilities as well as a choice of independent schools.


This detached property has been improved and extended by the current owners and provides lovely well-proportioned accommodation in a much sought after rural location. A canopy porch with front entrance door leads through to the sitting room which has a fireplace with a slate hearth and a recess with a wood burning stove. Double part glazed doors lead through to the separate dining room which also has French doors outside to the rear patio which is private and perfect for alfresco dining . The dual aspect kitchen has a tiled floor and a range of fitted wooden units with a ceramic sink and mixer tap, integral fridge and freezer, dishwasher and range cooker with gas hob. A separate fitted cupboard houses the Ideal LPG gas fired heating boiler. The rear hall/boot room has a part opaque glazed door to the garden and a door to a separate cloakroom.

A dogleg staircase with wooden balustrading leads up to the first floor landing. The master bedroom is dual aspect with views over the garden and has both a double and single fitted wardrobe and an ensuite shower room which has a white suite. Two further bedrooms have fitted wardrobes and bedroom 4 is currently used as a dressing room. The family bathroom has a white suite and limestone tiling and the kidney shaped bath has a shower over.

Gardens & Grounds

The gravelled driveway in front of the double garage provides parking for two to three vehicles. Steps lead up from this area to the elevated front garden which is laid to lawn and to the side a paved pathway leads to a part walled terrace which is private and secluded and ideal as an outside alfresco dining area. The gardens and grounds extend in total to approximately 1.7 acres.

Agent's Note

A planning application (Application W/11/00466/PP) was approved by Wychavon District Council on 28th April 2011 for a two storey rear extension to include a utility room and en suite dressing room and shower room to the existing cottage which has now lapsed.

The paddock land to the north of Christmas Cottage has recently received planning permission for the siting of two holiday chalets. The chalets are accessed via a private drive to the east of Christmas Cottage and the scheme incorporates a small area of site parking. The use of the of the chalets is controlled via planning condition and they should only be occupied for holiday purposes only and shall not be occupied as a person or persons' sole, or main place of residence.

It should also be noted owners/operators of the holiday let unit/visitor accommodation hereby approved shall maintain an up-to-date register of the names of all owners/occupiers of the unit/accommodation and this register shall be made available within 1 calendar month of a written request by the Local Planning Authority.

The full details of the planning permission can be found under planning application 21/02142/FUL which can be found at the following link:

01905 813787

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