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Architect Designed Spacious And Light Accommodation Close To Worcester Centre - Severn: Apartment Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms)

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking

Overview

Description

Severn: Apartment Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms)

A luxury architect designed apartment providing spacious ground floor contemporary accommodation with two bedrooms. There is a double bedroom, with a second bedroom with single bed and pull out trundle bed beneath. A large open plan south facing sitting room with TV, sofa and large windows overlooking a lawned garden with far reaching views towards the Cotswold Hills. A dining area has a fully fitted Shaker style oak kitchen with integrated fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, electric cooker, and microwave. The modern tiled luxury bathroom has a large walk in shower with under floor heating. Throughout the apartment there are solid wood floors and zoned under floor heating. An attractive south facing courtyard garden looks onto a garden, well stocked with plants, with outdoor lighting and garden furniture, and views of Cotswold Hills. The apartment is spacious and light, and filled with contemporary paintings. A cot and high chair are available. TV, CD and free WiFi.


About the property

E5022 Contemporary apartment

Two recently built architect designed contemporary apartments offering spacious accommodation in an idyllic garden setting in Battenhall, a leafy, select residential area of Worcester. Beautifully maintained each spacious apartment provides a peaceful and comfortable environment in which to enjoy your holiday with a south facing aspect;both enjoy delightful views towards the Malvern Hills and the Cotswolds beyond. Severn has two bedrooms (sleeps 3/4) and split level Teme has one bedroom with very large open plan living room with sofa bed (sleeps 2+2). Both have luxury kitchen and bathroom with under floor heating and are personally maintained by the artist owners. They both offer 4 star accommodation for the discerning visitor and are ideally situated just 5 minutes by car from the centre of Worcester, or 20 minutes on foot; a 10 minute walk from open countryside and lovely walks, with Stratford, Cheltenham, Gloucester and the Cotswolds a short drive away. We are just 5 minutes from Junction 7 of the M5.


Owner
S Powis
Member since: 2012
Speaks English, French
Calendar last updated:
12 November, 2017

About S Powis

Artists Paul Powis & Sara Hayward have lived at Four Seasons in Worcester since 1998. "As artists we are very much aware of the importance of light and our new apartments are very spacious with high ceilings and huge windows. We pride ourselves on great attention to detail."

S Powis purchased this apartment in 1998

Why S Powis chose Worcester

Guests love being able to walk or cycle into town but equally love the relaxed feel of the secluded Battenhall area with its mature trees and nearby access to open fields. We have all the benefits of living in a city yet living here is so peaceful and quiet it really is like living in the country. We can recommend lots of great local walks many with panoramic view of the Malvern Hills.

What makes this apartment unique

Severn apartment at Four Seasons is a delightful, comfortable, contemporary, architect designed apartment close to Worcester city centre (a 5 minute drive or 20 minute walk) but overlooking open countryside. Guests can immediately relax and unwind in this spacious apartment whilst looking out at long distance views of the beautiful Cotswold Hills. Worcester is well placed as a fantastic base to explore other parts of England; for example, we are just one hour from the coastal town of Clevedon in Somerset and 2.5 hours from Exmouth on the Devon coast.

Guestbook comments from the owner

What a fantastic place- great space. Best place we've stayed in the area in over 12 years of visiting. See you next year!

MacDonald/Marshall family, Durham.



Absolutely wonderful. The pictures online don't do it justice; it is bigger and more private than one could hope for. Thank you!

I.Plankey, Calgary, Alberta, Canada



We had a very relaxing & enjoyable stay, much enlivened & heightened by the wonderful pictures all around us- plus of course the very warm hospitality on arrival.

D. Wastell & family, London N7



Lovely location, high standard of accommodation, including comfy beds, immaculate bathroom, great kitchen and nice outdoor space.

C & F Rodwell, Blackpool, Lancashire
Mar 2012
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Notes

Booking Notes:
For bookings made more than 8 weeks before arrival, a deposit of 30% of the total cost of the holiday is required. The balance is due 8 weeks before the holiday commences. For bookings made less than 8 weeks before arrival, the total amount is payable in full on booking. Payment can be made by direct transfer, or by cash or cheque. We regret credit/debit cards are not accepted. For bookings made less than two weeks before the start, payment must be made by cash or direct transfer.

Changeover Day:
Weekly bookings are from Friday to Friday. Please contact us if you require a different start day. Short breaks are available from Friday to Monday, or Monday to Friday.

Notes on prices:
Please note we do not accept credit/ debit cards and a deposit is payable to confirm your reservation. Please note there is a minimum of a 3 night stay. You are welcome to book for less but you will be charged for 3 nights. Weekly bookings are from Friday to Friday. Please contact us if you require a different start day. Short breaks are available from Friday to Monday, or Monday to Friday. Daily bookings are by arrangement. Please note a security deposit is payable at time of booking.


Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Worcester in Malvern Hills District

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • rural
  • town
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • The family bathroom has an all white suite with walk-in shower, wash hand basin with mirror and shaving point/ light, toilet, bathroom cabinet, and extractor fan. The flooring is grey linoleum with underfloor heating.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , Large spacious double bedroom with underfloor heating
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Single Bed , Pull-out trundlebed with brand new mattress for extra guest
  • The main spacious bedroom has two windows overlooking the garden, a double bed with headboard, two bedside cabinets with lamps, chest of drawers with mirror over, wardrobe with full length mirror, chair, stool and hair drier. The single bedroom has one window overlooking the garden, a single bed, bedside cabinet with lamp, chest of drawers with mirror over and stool, wardrobe, and pull out trundle bed for extra guest. Both bedrooms have Venetian blinds. We ask all guests to remove their shoes inside and suggest bringing slippers to change into. Cotton bed linen is provided and two towels per person and bathmats.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Veranda ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Situated just 5 minutes from Junction 7 of the M5, we are tucked away down a quiet no through road within a large one acre garden (an oasis of wildlife within the city). Our contemporary apartments offer a peaceful and comfortable experience within the heart of the city of Worcester. Worcester City Center and the Cathedral are a twenty minute walk away and a local bus runs close by. A supermarket is just 5 minutes away on foot. Worcester is a delightful historical city with plenty to see and do and there are plenty of good pubs and restaurants. There are countless beautiful walks along the rivers Severn and Teme, and the Malvern Hills are close by. Families can enjoy the beautiful Worcestershire countryside whilst Birmingham, Cadbury’s World, the National Exhibition Centre, Stratford, Gloucester, Cheltenham and the Cotswolds offer great days out. Worcester is also ideally situated to explore other areas of the Midlands; Oxford, for example, the Brecon Beacons and the Peak District. Severn and Teme are situated within the large one acre mature garden of Four Seasons. Our garden is very private surrounded by Leylandii hedging with an avenue of acers, many silver birch trees, and an old established orchard of apple trees. Surrounded by trees and adjacent to natural woodland and allotments, it is hard to believe we are within the city. We enjoy distant views of the Malvern Hills and in a south facing position which is a sun trap. The location is a haven for wild life with birds such as woodpeckers, magpies, woodpigeons and robins. Each apartment has the use of a south facing terrace with well stocked borders, including lavender, honeysuckle, camellias, herbs and roses, garden furniture and outdoor lighting.

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Location

Nearest Airport
37 Miles
Birmingham Airport. M42 then M5
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Kilometres
Sebright Arms
Nearest Ferry
83 Miles
Liverpool
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Worcester Golf & Country Club
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Worcester Shrub Hill
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
M5
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Waitrose
Nearest Ski
30 Miles
Gloucester Ski & Snowboard Centre
Nearest Beach
79 Miles
Weston Super Mare
Car: not necessary

Travel:

Worcester has two railway stations (Worcester Foregate Street and Worcester Shrub Hill) and both are a pleasant 20 minute walk from Four Seasons. The nearest airport is Birmingham International with a rail link to Worcester via Birmingham New Street. Alternatively it is a 40 minute drive from Birmingham International Airport to Worcester. Bristol airport is the next nearest airport with easy access on the M5 (about 90 minutes). It is an approximately 2.5 hour drive from Portsmouth Port.

Distances:

Worcester is surrounded by pretty Worcestershire villages like Kempsey, and Crowle, and is approximately 6 miles from market towns such as Pershore and Upton-on-Severn; it is 20 miles from Stratford and Evesham, 25 miles from Hereford and Warwick, 30 miles from Ross-on-Wye and Birmingham, 40 miles from Banbury and Hay-on-Wye, 50 miles from Oxford and Bristol, and 96 miles from London. Worcester is also ideally situated to explore other areas of the Midlands.

Further Details:

Please note Four Seasons is entirely non-smoking and we do not accept pets. A babysitting service and spoken English lessons are available. A supermarket, post office, pub and hairdressers are a 5 minute walk away down the woodland path. Worcester has many lovely old pubs and restaurants and a folder in the apartment lists many of these. Worcester Porcelain Museum, Worcester Cathedral, Grey Friars (National Trust), The Commandery, the Race Course and the Cricket Ground are within walking distance of Four Seasons and there is a good local bus service available also. Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy the opportunity to try hill walking, cycling, rowing, canoing, horse riding, sailing, golf and cricket. These popular sports are well served in the area with excellent facilities. The city has two swimming pools and two cinemas. Worcester, Droitwich, Malvern, Tewkesbury, Cheltenham and Birmingham also have excellent theatres.

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