Forming part of the Victorian mansion, this ground floor accommodation is oozing with charm and history from start to finish.
A special element of this property is that each room comes with a story, and was once a specific function for butlers and maids of the Marquis de Lys, the son of a Breton nobleman who fled the atrocities of the French Revolution aged only 7 years.
Families can make the most of the unique and enchanting layout.
Wander inside to the open plan sitting area, boasting high ceilings, a lovely fireplace, and a bay window resting to the front.
This makes a cosy place to read a book during the evening hours.
A spacious kitchen is light and airy, and nicely equipped, so you can prepare those home cooked meals with your loved ones.
Two bedrooms make a homely place to sleep through the night, and you can wake up to the peaceful surroundings.
A bathroom lies further along, neatly tiled, with elegant fittings that complement the formation well.
To the outside, there is space to relax, and also for social gatherings.
If this isn't enough to sweep you away, views to the east wrap around the retreat, and the town of Malvern with its stunning views lies nearby.
With a collection of attractions that include a theatre and spa, antiques fairs, farmers’ markets, the Royal Three Counties Showground and many events throughout the year, you will be spoilt for choice.
The accommodation nestles into the side of the Malvern Hills, designated an Area of Natural Beauty.
Take a 10-minute walk from the front gate through natural woodland to the summit and you will be awarded with a fabulous 360 degree panoramic view of 15 counties stretching across the Severn Valley to the East and the Black Mountains of Wales to the West.
The Forest of Dean is only 20 miles away, and the cathedral cities of Hereford and Worcester are a short drive.
A wonderful, enticing escape, not to be missed.
About the location
Ledbury 7 miles; Worcester 10 miles; Hereford 23 miles.
The beautiful Worcestershire town of Malvern dates back to the Bronze Age and is situated on the eastern side of the dramatic Malvern Hills. An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the Malvern Hills form a 9-mile range of ancient rock, which offers 100 miles of footpaths and bridleways with natural springs and long distance views in all directions. The town holds antiques fairs, WI country markets, farmers’ markets and many auctions throughout the year, as well as the Great Malvern Food Festival in June. Malvern has individual shops, cafes, galleries, restaurants, a luxurious spa and it’s own micro brewery. It is also just a short drive from the Three Counties Showground which hosts regular events most notably RHS Malvern (May), The Royal Three Counties Show (June) and the Malvern Autumn Show (September). The town is the home of the Morgan car which makes this area popular with motoring enthusiasts. The Malvern Theatre welcomes productions from the West End and the Royal Shakespeare Company. The more energetic can try many outdoor activities including high ropes, climbing and abseiling. Fishing and river cruises are available nearby and there are National Trust properties, gardens and vineyards to visit in the area. The picturesque Forest of Dean with its range of attractions is only 30 miles away, and the cathedral city of Worcester offering modern amenities is a 20 minute drive away.
Note: Care to be taken when accessing the property, there are steps down to the property which are not suitable for those less mobile.