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Sold STC Great Rissington, Gloucestershire Guide Price £645,000

  • Tayler & Fletcher (Bourton On The Water)

    High Street, Bourton-on-the-Water, GL54 2AP

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Bedrooms: 3

A fine detached barn conversion set in an elevated position in the heart of the village with good reception space and fine views.


Charity Barn is set in the heart of the popular village of Great Rissington, a classic Cotswolds village with an active community centred around the village primary school, The Lamb Inn, St John the Baptist village church and village cricket team and sports and social club. Bourton-on-the-Water, Stow-on-the-Wold and Burford are all within a 6 mile radius providing a comprehensive range of services including supermarkets, shops, restaurants and boutiques, doctors, dentists and excellent local schooling including the award winning Cotswold School at Bourton. The regional centres of Cheltenham, Oxford and Cirencester are all within easy travelling distance together with a wide range of cultural and sporting pursuits. There are main line rail connections at Cheltenham (18 miles) and Kingham (London Paddington 1hr 20 mins approx).


Charity Barn comprises a substantial and well appointed former barn converted and extended to create an extremely comfortable detached residence set in the heart of the village yet with a lovely aspect to the West. The property is constructed of Cotswold stone elevations under a plain concrete tiled and slate roof and provides accommodation arranged over two floors with a principal Dining Hall, Sitting Room, Kitchen/Breafkast Room, Shower Room and Hall on the Ground Floor and three Double Bedrooms on the First Floor, the Master having Ensuite Shower Room and a further Family Bathroom. The property has a lovely raised terrace overlooking its own gardens with fine views out over the Windrush valley beyond.


Solid oak front door with opaque glazed panel to one side and outside light to:


With mat well, tiled floor, conservation roof light, built-in cloaks cupboard, bespoke spot lights and pine door to:

Shower Room

With continuation of tiled floor, conservation roof light and opaque double glazed window to front elevation, wide built-in corner shower with wall mounted Mira Sport shower, low level w.c., vanity unit with oval inset wash hand basin with mixer tap with mirror, built-in cupboards above and below. From the Hall, timber door with bevelled edged glazing to

Kitchen / Breakfast Room

Double aspect, with double glazed casements to front and side elevations - Fitted kitchen comprising one and a half bowl sink unit with mixer tap, four ring AEG halogen hob with extractor over, comprehensive range of below work surface cupboards and drawers, space and plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, three quarter height unit to one side with double oven/grill with cupboards above and below, eye level cupboards, further matching work surface with space for drier and built-in cupboards and three quarter height unit to one side with oil-fired central heating boiler. Space for upright refrigerator/freezer, pair of eye level cupboards, tiled floor. From the Kitchen/Breakfast Room pine door to:

Dining Hall

With solid oak door to front of the property, double glazed casement window to one side with leaded lights, stairs rising to First Floor, recessed ceiling spot lights, from the Dining Hall timber door to:

Sitting Room

With cut stone open fireplace, wide double glazed sliding French door to the terrace to the front of the property, double glazed casements to side elevations, recessed display shelving and exposed stonework, further matching double glazed casement to side elevation.

From the Dining Hall, stairs with solid timber handrail and balustrade rise to the:

First Floor Landing

With continuation of the balustrade, double glazed casement to the rear elevation, display shelf and access to roof space and door to built-in eaves cupboard.

Master Bedroom 1

With double glazed casement windows to front and side elevations with far reaching views across the Windrush Valley, range of built-in wardrobe cupboards, hanging rail and shelving and door to:

En Suite Shower Room

With low level w.c., corner shower, tiled walls, vanity unit with built-in cupboards below and mirror fronted cupboard, vertical chrome towel rail. Recessed ceiling spotlights.

Bedroom 2

With double glazed casement to the rear of the property.

Family Bathroom

With matching suite with panelled bath with separate wall mounted shower and glazed shower panel, pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splash back, low level w.c., tiled walls and airing cupboard with foam lagged hot water cylinder and pine slatted shelving.

Bedroom 3

Dual aspect with double glazed casements to front and rear elevations, built-in wardrobe and display shelving and matching vanity unit with drawers. Access to roof space.


Charity Barn is approached from the village lane via a tarmacadam driveway with five bar timber gate leading to tarmacadam parking area to the front of the house which in turn sweeps down to a DETACHED GARAGE of Cotswold stone elevations with double timber doors. The Gardens are set principally to the front of the house with a raised paved terrace and verandah immediately adjoining the house with low Cotswold stone retaining walls and lawn, a pair of steps lead down to the principal garden laid mainly to lawn with sub dividing Cotswold stone wall and clipped evergreen hedging.


Mains Electricity, Water and Drainage. Oil Fired Central Heating.


Cotswold District Council, Trinity Road, Cirencester, Gloucestershire Tel: 01285 623000


Band 'F'. Rate payable for 2017 / 2018 £2225.39


From Bourton-on-the-Water take the Rissington Road out of the village and then take the right hand turn signposted to Great Rissington and Barringtons. Follow the lane to Great Rissington, climb the hill into the village bearing right by The Lamb Inn across the Green. Go past the telephone box and Charity Barn will be found set back on the right hand side.

Tayler & Fletcher and any Joint agents for themselves and for the Vendors of the property whose Agents they are, give notice that (i) These particulars are produced in good faith, are set out as a general guide only and do not constitute any part of a contract (ii) No person in the employment of or agent of or consultant to Messrs Tayler & Fletcher has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property (iii) Measurements, areas and distances are approximate, Floor plans and photographs are for guidance purposes only and dimensions shapes and precise locations may differ (iv) It must not to be assumed that the property has all the required planning or building regulation consents. A list of the partners of Tayler & Fletcher LLP is available at each Tayler & Fletcher Office.

Neighbourhood average sold house prices


Based on 6 transactions covering the past 5 years. Prices are not adjusted for inflation. Data is supplied by the Land Registry.

  • Tayler & Fletcher (Bourton On The Water)

    High Street, Bourton-on-the-Water, GL54 2AP

    • Request details

      I would like to:
    • 01451 798058