South Street, Leominster, Herefordshire


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 7
Glen Alva is an impressive detached, seven bedroom, Edwardian property, located within close walking distance to the centre of the market town of Leominster. The well appointed property boasts many original features from the era and you cannot be but impressed by the high ceilings and light, spacious rooms. The property also benefits from a large, well established garden which offers the opportunity to develop with the relevant planning already obtained. Internal viewing is highly recommended to appreciate the property that is on offer.


A grand Edwardian property offering substantial living space and benefitting from; gas heating, double glazing, large gardens, off road parking, garaging, all within a convenient location making it ideally suited to families. The property boasts many original features and has accommodation comprising; porch, entrance hall, sitting room, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, conservatory, pantry and bathroom. To the first floor there are four bedrooms, bathroom and wc. To the second floor are a further three bedrooms one of which the current vendors are using as a home office. In addition there is a cellar.

Property description

The front door is approached via the property driveway and a wooden porch with stained glass windows in the doors creates space for coats and shoes. A wooden door with stained glass window opens into the entrance hall where you are immediately greeted by high ceilings and neutral decoration which continues throughout this impressive period property. In addition there are a lot of the original sash windows and doors with beautifully decorative handles. The entrance hall has a grand wooden staircase rising to the first floor, two windows to the front and provides access into the primary rooms as well as the cellar and cloakroom. The dining room has a large bay window to the front and there is ample space for a dresser and large table and chairs. Folding doors open into the living room creating a natural flow when entertaining guests. Here there is also a feature fireplace and access into the conservatory. The conservatory has triple aspect windows overlooking the garden and would be an ideal place to relax and sit with a good book. A door opens to the kitchen/breakfast room which is fitted with ample wall and base units with space and plumbing for a washing machine and space for a fridge freezer. There is an eye level oven and separate gas hob, a sink with a window above overlooking the garden and ample space for a breakfast table and chairs. A door opens into a porch where there is access to the side of the property. From the hall is the pantry with shelving and space for a tumble dryer and the downstairs bathroom which is fitted with a bath, basin, wc and shower cubicle. From the entrance hall, accessed via a door beneath the stairs, a staircase leads to the cellar. This is of good size and makes an ideal workshop space.

First and second floor

The staircase leads to the first floor landing which has two sash windows to the front and is wide enough for furniture. Both bedroom one and two are generous doubles with bedroom one having a bay window to the front and benefitting from built in wardrobes and bedroom two, a sash windows overlooking the garden. Bedroom three is a double with built in wardrobes and a window to the rear. Bedroom four is a single with a window to the front but would also make an ideal office or study. The family bathroom is located on this floor and is fitted with a bath and basin. There is a separate cloakroom next to the bathroom with a wc.

A staircase rises to the second floor landing where the remaining three bedrooms are located. Bedroom five is a double with dual aspect Velux windows and a feature window which has fantastic views of the garden. Bedroom six is a double with a vaulted ceiling and has a walk in wardrobe or storage area and has dual aspect windows. Bedroom seven is currently being used as a study but would fit a single bed.

Garden and parking

To the front of the property there is a gate which opens to create space for several cars. There are borders with shrubs, trees and flowers. There is access to both sides to the rear of the property. Here the current vendors have spent many a day tending to the garden. There are two ponds and steps leading up to an area laid to lawn where a well established flower bed with pagoda and seating area create a fantastic place to relax in the warmer months. There is a very large vegetable patch and greenhouse, perfect for anyone looking for the good life. The end of the garden has a storage shed and garage providing access to the rear.

Building plot

The property grounds have planning permission granted which can be found on the Herefordshire Council reference: P180784


All mains services are connected to the property.

Herefordshire Council Tax Band F


The popular market town of Leominster boasts a wealth of local shops, primary and secondary schools, a weekly open air market, national supermarkets and a host of recreational facilities including the sports centre and swimming pool. Transport facilities are ample with good road links to larger towns and regular bus and train routes. Hereford City is located approximately 12 miles away and offers extensive entertainment and leisure facilities and a wide range of national and chain stores.


From our offices on Broad Street continue along the High Street leading onto South Street. Go straight over at the mini-roundabout continuing onto South Street passing the entrance to the high school on the left, where the property can be found on the right hand side.

CONSUMER PROTECTION FROM UNFAIR TRADING REGULATIONS 2008 (CPR) We endeavour to ensure that the details contained in our brochure are correct through making detailed enquiries of the owner but they are not guaranteed. The agents have not tested any appliance, equipment, fixture, fitting or service and have not seen the title deeds to confirm tenure. All measurements are quoted to the nearest 1/10 metre. All liability in negligence of otherwise for any loss arising from the use of these particulars is hereby excluded.

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