Bliss Gate, Rock, Worcestershire Dy14 9yg

Guide price

Bedrooms: 5
The Olde Shoppe is a characterful family home dating back with the original part of the dwelling to the 1850's and having two extensions thereafter. Located in a sought after semi-rural location commanding far reaching views and overlooking the hamlet of Bliss Gate. Entrance Porch/Boot Room. Entertaining Lounge. Dining Room. Snug. Wet Room. Open plan Dining Kitchen. Utility. Double Garage. Five Bedrooms. Landing Area/Office Space. Driveway. Wrap around Gardens to fore,side and rear. Being marketed out with NO UPWARD CHAIN. 'Energy Rating E'


'The Olde Shoppe' is a true family home and has been within the ownership of our clients for over thirty seven years. Coming to the market with No Upward Chain, the property really does have bags of character and is situated in an extremely sought after semi-rural location enjoying stunning views and overlooking the centre of Bliss Gate itself.

The property enjoys a wealth of accommodation offering a very versatile family home with the ability of dual family living due to the layout of the property.

Located within the midst of this popular village and being approximately 4 miles west of the historic town of Bewdley. Commuting to Birmingham, Bromsgrove, Worcester and beyond has easy access links with Worcester being approximately 17 miles distant and the mainline railway station at Kidderminster approximately 7 miles distant.

There are a wealth of buses that pick up school children in the village and bus routes to schools in Kidderminster, Stourport, Cleobury Mortimer, Bromsgrove and the private schools located at Abberley, Kings School & RGS in Worcester.

The property has been well maintained over the years and more recently has been redecorated throughout enjoying new carpets fitted to dining room, stairs, landing and bedrooms.

An early inspection would be recommended as the market is moving swiftly giving you the opportunity not to miss out on this fantastic property.

The accommodation more fully comprises:

HISTORY - Walnut Cottage was formerly the local village shop and has always enjoyed a prominent position on the corner of Bliss Gate Road. The surrounding area has been developed and there are sixsuperb modern contemporary family homes all within the vicinity of the cottage which has been extremely beneficial to the area.

On completion Walnut Cottage will be re-named as 'The Olde Shoppe' bringing its history back to the fore.

Front door opens into the:

Entrance Porch/Boot Room

9' 1'' x 5' 6'' (2.76m x 1.68m)

Front facing window. Wall light point. Central heating radiator. Cloaks space and storage bench beneath. Tiled floor covering. Door opens into the:

'L' shaped Entertaining Lounge

19' 1'' max reducing to 10'11" x 22' 7'' red to 9'3" (5.81m/3.33m x 6.88m/2.81m)

Two side facing double glazed windows. Further front facing window overlooking the entrance porch/boot room. Two ceiling light and two wall light points. TV aerial point. Central heating radiator. Wood effect laminate floor covering. Inset log burner with unlined open brick fireplace, tiled hearth and log store to the side. Doors radiate to dining room, snug and kitchen.

Dining Room

18' 0'' x 10' 1'' (5.48m x 3.07m)

Two rear facing and one side facing double glazed window. Nine ceiling spots. Two central heating radiators. Newly fitted carpet. Stairs rise to the first floor landing.


12' 2'' x 13' 2'' (3.72m x 4.01m)

Front facing window. Four wall light points. Central heating radiator., Wood effect laminate floor covering. Beamed ceiling. Door opens to the:

Wet Room

8' 10'' x 5' 7'' (2.69m x 1.71m)

Five ceiling spotlights. Fully tiled. White suite comprising w.c., wash hand basin inset to vanity and shower. Chrome ladder effect towel radiator. Tiled floor covering. 'Silavent' extractor fan.

From the entertaining lounge a door opens into the:

Dining Kitchen

21' 0'' max x 19' 3'' max (6.41m x 5.88m)

Two side facing and three rear facing double glazed windows. Fourteen ceiling spotlights. Central heating radiator, Smoke alarm. A fantastic breakfasting/dining kitchen being part tiled having work surfaces with a range of base units and wall cupboards in farmhouse style. Space and plumbing for dishwasher. Space for American style fridge/freezer. Breakfast island to the centre. 'Esse' Rayburn. Rear facing double glazed French doors leading out to the gardens. 'SIlavent' extractor fan. Exposed American oak flooring. Door opens to the:


Work surfaces with wall cupboards. Housing 'Worcester' boiler. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Space for tumble dryer. Integral door opens to the:

Double Garage

Three ceiling lights. Up and over door. Fuse board and meters. Work bench.

From the dining room stairs rise to the:

Large Landing Area

10' 10'' x 12' 4'' (3.31m x 3.77m)

Side facing window giving light to the landing area. Two ceiling light points. Newly fitted carpets. Doors radiate to bedrooms and bathroom. Loft access. A very large area which would be ideal for a home office.


14' 8'' x 9' 11'' (4.46m x 3.03m)

Front and side facing double glazed windows. Ceiling light point. Central heating radiator, TV aerial point. Wood effect laminate floor covering. A double bedroom.


11' 11'' x 9' 3'' (3.64m x 2.83m)

Side facing double glazed window. Ceiling light point. Central heating radiator, A double bedroom.

Family Bathroom

10' 10'' x 8' 5'' (3.30m x 2.57m)

Rear and side facing double glazed window. Ceiling light point. Central heating radiator. Part tiled. Peach suite comprising w.c., bidet, 'His' n 'Hers' wash hand basins inset to vanity, bath. Loft access. Window seat.


18' 1'' x 14' 8'' (5.50m x 4.48m)

Side facing window. Three wall light points. Central heating radiator. Inset wash hand basin. Loft access. Patio doors leading out to balcony. A double bedroom.


Wrought iron balustrade with artificial grass ideal for enjoying early morning breakfast.


13' 9'' x 8' 9'' (4.19m x 2.66m)

Front facing window. Five ceiling spots. Central heating radiator. Wood effect laminate floor covering. Door to en-suite. Door to further bedroom. Loft access.


Part tiled. White suite comprising w.c., wash hand basin and shower. 'Manrose' extractor fan.


12' 8'' x 9' 3'' (3.85m x 2.81m)

Side and rear facing double glazed windows. Central heating radiator. Ceiling light point. A further double bedroom.


Fore Garden - The property enjoys a large corner plot with gravelled driveway, adjacent lawned area, paved pathway leading to gate. Gated access to side and rear gardens.

Enclosed Rear Gardens - Mainly laid to lawn with paved patio areas for alfresco dining. Established borders with mature shrubs.

Marketed by 01562 227036

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