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Property history of Astley, Allensmore, Hereford HR2 9BN, 3rd Oct 2013

Previously listed for sale on 3rd Oct 2013
£189,950 - 3 bedroom semi-detached bungalow

Property description

* Spacious, extended semi-detached bungalow
* Pleasant rural hamlet, four miles Hereford
* 2 Receptions, oak-fitted Kitchen, 3-Bedrooms
* Lovely private gardens with Summer House
* Ideal for retirement/smaller family - EPC rating D

This delightful semi-detached bungalow is situated in quiet semi-rural surroundings in a small scattered hamlet about four miles south of Hereford. The bungalow stands well back in good-sized gardens which provide a high degree of privacy and seclusion. There is easy access to Hereford City with its excellent range of shopping, schooling and recreational facilities.

Built of brick under a tiled roof, the property has been extended in recent years to provide really spacious above-average size accommodation. There is a large l-Shaped Lounge with recessed wood burning stove, separate Dining Area, large oak-fitted Kitchen with split-level cooker, 2 principal Bedrooms, Study/Bedroom 3 and Shower Room with WC. The property has the benefit of oil fired central heating, replacement double glazed windows and fitted carpets to the main rooms.

In detail the property comprises:-




Wide Recessed Porch.

Entrance Hall approached through double glazed front door and having trap to roof storage space, radiator, telephone point, carpet and cloaks cupboard with hat and coat rail.

Large l-Shaped Lounge 18' 0'' max x 17' 5'' ( 5.49m x 5.3m) having Stovax recessed wood burning stove with slate surround and raised hearth, two radiators, carpet, pleasant outlook onto front garden and through access to
Adjoining Dining Area 8' 7'' x 7' 5'' ( 2.62m x 2.3m) with radiator, carpet and an outlook onto rear garden.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 17' 1'' x 9' 0'' ( 5.21m x 2.7m) having range of oak-fronted fitments including 1 ¼ bowl single drainer sink top with mixer tap (h&c) inset into worktop with cupboard and space with plumbing for washing machine below, long worktop with range of cupboards, drawers, tray tidy and integrated Bosch dishwasher below, small worktop with cupboard and drawer below, six-eye level wall cupboards, small breakfast bar, split-level cooker including Neff four-plate ceramic hob with overhead extractor canopy and integrated Stoves electric fan assisted double oven housed in fitment with cupboards above and below, fully tiled walls, radiator, Airing Cupboard with lagged hot water cylinder, immersion heater, slatted shelving and electronic heating programmer control, tiled floor, double glazed window to the side and rear and double glazed door to rear garden.

Study/Bedroom 3 11' 6'' x 7' 3'' ( 3.51m x 2.2m) with radiator, carpet, telephone extension point and an outlook onto front garden.

Bedroom 1 12' 0'' x 10' 0'' ( 3.66m x 3m) with radiator, carpet and pleasant outlook onto front garden.

Bedroom 2 11' 1'' (plus door recess) x 8' 7'' ( 3.38m x 2.6m) with radiator, carpet and an outlook onto rear garden.

Shower Room having fully tiled walls, Triton electric shower fitment over walk-in, sit-down shower module, pedestal wash basin (h&c), low level WC, radiator and floor covering.




The approach to Astley is over a concrete driveway with turning area providing ample parking space for two/three vehicles. The front boundary hedge is set well back from the road and allows for additional roadside parking.

Workshop/Store Room 8' 0'' x 6' 8'' ( 2.44m x 2m) having strip light, power, work bench and Worcester oil fired boiler which provides central heating and domestic hot water.
Nb. This room could be integrated into the main accommodation, if required and subject to the necessary Planning Consent.

Large timber garden shed 11' 9'' x 9' 8'' ( 3.58m x 2.9m) with fitted work bench and power. Small timber garden shed. Summer House 9' 8'' x 9' 6'' ( 2.95m x 2.9m) with concrete front terrace.

H1900 oil storage tank. External lighting. Garden taps.

The gardens are of really good-size and are a lovely feature of the property. The front garden is set behind a shaped Cupressus hedge and is laid mainly to lawn with adjoining flower borders. From the driveway there is side access to the large rear garden which has a wide paved patio and is laid mainly to lawn with adjoining borders stocked with a variety of ornamental trees and bushes including Cupressus, Laurel and Hazel.

There is gated access onto an un-made lane at the rear.


General information



Mains water and electricity are connected. Drainage is to a private disposal tank. The property has the benefit of oil fired central heating. Telephone (subject to transfer regulations).


Council Tax is Band C, payable for 2012/13 - £1300.73. Water rates are payable.

Tenure and possession

Freehold with vacant possession on completion.

Price £189,950


From Greyfriars bridge in Hereford City Centre proceed south and at the major junction take the far right exit onto the A465 Abergavenny Road. Continue out of Hereford and after three miles turn right signposted 'Cobhall Common'. After half a mile turn left at the crossroads and the property will be found on the right-hand side after approximately half a mile.


Strictly by appointment through the Agents, Flint & Cook, Hereford .

Money laundering regulations

To comply with Money Laundering Regulations, prospective purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at the time of making an offer. We ask for your cooperation in order that there is no delay in agreeing the sale.

Survey and valuation department

Mortgage Valuations, RICS Home Buyers' Reports and Building Surveys all undertaken by a qualified Surveyor. For further details please contact Mr G Flint frics on .

Residential lettings & property management

We have a long established Residential Lettings and Property Management Service, and are always actively looking for new landlords. For further details please contact Jackie Eversham .

Opening hours:

Monday - Friday 9.00 am - 5.30 pm

Saturday 9.00 am - 2.00 pm

See details for Astley, Allensmore, Hereford HR2 9BN when it was last marketed:

2013 3rd Oct 2013 / 8th June

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