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The Firs

The Firs -

Address

Sailors Bank
Lower Broadheath
Worcester
Worcestershire
WR2 6QT

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Tel : +44 01905 641071

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Prices

Double En Suite
£300.00 - £350.00
Per unit per week

Recently built, this completely self-contained ground floor apartment is the ideal place to relax in a quiet off-road and rural environment. Overlooking a lawn and tall pine trees, it comprises a sitting room, fully equipped kitchen, double bedroom, shower room. A washing machine, tumble dryer, ironing board and iron are available in the shared utility room.

The Firs is ideally situated for both sight-seeing and for those who whish to explore the countryside of Worcestershire, Herefordshire and Warwickshire. The village of Lower Broadheath is itself notable as the village in which Edward Elgar was born. As well as being able to visit the house of his birth there is an Elgar Museum and an Elgar Centre. For aficionados of the composer and his works there is an Elgar trail including parts of the Malvern Hills which was his inspiration for many of his compositions.

Walking along the summits of the Malvern Hills is in itself an attraction of the area as is the Malvern showground on which is held the Three Counties Show and the Spring and Autumn Shows. Malvern also boasts a magnificent theatre and concert hall together with an arts cinema. It is also the home of the Morgan sports car which is still manufactured in the town.

Slightly further a field but nevertheless in easy reach are the towns of Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwick, Tewkesbury, Cheltenham, Gloucester and Birmingham, each of which has its particular cultural and historic basis.

On the other hand, within three miles of The Firs is the magnificent Worcester Cathedral, the River Severn, Worcestershire County Cricket ground and the Worcester Porcelain Museum.

4 Stars - Self Catering

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By Road

M5 J7. Take Junction 7 off the M5 and follow the signs to Worcester. Once within the city, cross over the river bridge and take the A443 signposted Tenbury Wells. After approximately 1 mile take the B4204 signposted Martley. On entering Lower Broadheath carry on past the church and primary school. Approximately 100 yards past the school, turn right up the drive marked ""The Birches"". You will find "The Firs" at the top of the drive.

By Public Transport

Train to Worcester Foregate Street or Worcester Shrub Hill. Taxi to accomodation or car owners who will collect from station. Nearest airport is Birmingham International.

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The Firs facilities include:

  • Linen provided
  • In countryside
  • Non smoking establishment
  • Euros accepted
  • On site parking
  • Car parking
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Radio in all bedrooms

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