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Property for sale

Sold Longhope, Gloucestershire £649,950

  • Steve Gooch - Newent Sales

    4 High Street, Newent, GL18 1AN

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Bedrooms: 5

HANDSOME FIVE BEDROOM RESIDENCE dating back to the 17TH CENTURY with many ORIGINAL CHARACTER FEATURES. Situated in the CENTRE OF THE VILLAGE with SPACIOUS and VERSATILE ACCOMMODATION enjoying MATURE GARDENS and GROUNDS of just over HALF AN ACRE.

The village of Longhope is located just off the A40 and offers a range of amenities to include some small shops, post office, C of E primary school, 2 public houses, church, village hall, Harts Barn Craft Centre and veterinary practice with more comprehensive facilities in surrounding towns and cities to include Gloucester (just over 9 miles) and Ross-on-Wye (approximately 8 miles). Comprehensive schooling is available at Newent Community School or Dean Magna School in Mitcheldean.

Sporting and leisure facilities within the area include a choice of Golf Clubs, various forms of Shooting and Fishing, the Dry Ski Slope at Gloucester, active Rugby, Football and Cricket teams etc.

The accommodation comprises RECEPTION HALL, SUN ROOM, SITTING ROOM, KITCHEN/UTILITY ROOM, DINING ROOM, DRAWING ROOM and CLOAKROOM. Whilst to the first floor TWO MASTER BEDROOMS with EN-SUITES, THREE FURTHER BEDROOMS and FAMILY BATHROOM.

The property benefits from VILLAGE LOCATION, MANY ORIGINAL CHARACTER FEATURES, TWO MASTER BEDROOMS WITH EN-SUITES, CURTAINS AND LIGHT FITTINGS, LARGE PRIVATE DRIVE WITH AMPLE PARKING AREAS, OPEN FRONTED DOUBLE GARAGE, MATURE GARDENS MEASURING JUST OVER HALF AN ACRE and NO ONWARD CHAIN.

All in all, an internal viewing is highly recommended by the selling agents to appreciate what is on offer, the accommodation comprises as follows:

From the front porch, the property is accessed via double doors into:

RECEPTION HALL

12'8 x 11'11 (3.86m x 3.63m)

Wooden flooring, exposed beam, radiator, telephone point, built in storage cupboards, coat hooks, wall mounted lights.

SUN ROOM

10'05 x 8'04 (3.18m x 2.54m)

Timber framed with glass roof, wall mounted lights, ceiling fan, front aspect windows overlooking the front lawn.

HALL

Radiators, door to cellar (housing the boiler), arched internal picture coloured window, stairs to the first floor, cornice coving, arched front aspect picture window overlooking the front garden and feature pond.

CLOAKROOM

White suite comprising low level w.c., wash hand basin, front aspect window.

SITTING ROOM

17'08 x 13'11 (5.38m x 4.24m)

Feature fireplace with inset solid fuel Jotul wood burner on a tiled hearth with wooden mantel and surround, picture rails, two double radiators, tv point, feature front aspect sash windows with original shutters.

KITCHEN/UTILITY ROOM

26' x 13'10 max (7.92m x 4.22m max)

Shaker style kitchen comprising a range of base, wall and drawer mounted units, solid oak block worktops, island with stainless steel inset sink unit with mixer tap above, ceramic hob with stainless steel cooker hood above, integral appliances to include electric double oven and grill, dishwasher, American fridge/freezer and wood fuelled rayburn, LED ceiling spotlights, velux roof lights, rear aspect bi-folding doors.

UTILITY AREA

Continuation of oak block worktops, one and a half bowl inset sink unit, plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer, hatch to dining room, stable wooden door to the gardens.

DINING ROOM

16'04 x 13'07 (4.98m x 4.14m)

Feature French wood burning stove on a raised hearth with surround, two radiators, hatch to the kitchen, dado rail, cornice coving, rear aspect sash window overlooking the lawns.

DRAWING ROOM

22'01 x 26'07 (6.73m x 8.10m)

Feature fireplace with solid wooden surround, double radiators, tv point, cornice coving and ceiling roses, doors to hallway and dining room, rear aspect sash windows, front aspect double doors to the gardens.

FROM THE HALL STAIRS LEAD TO THE FIRST FLOOR:

LANDING

Storage cupboard, study area into the eaves with velux roof light, ceiling beams, access to loft space, front aspect window.

MASTER BEDROOM

17'01 x 14'01 (5.21m x 4.29m)

Accessed via double wooden doors, built in wardrobes with sliding mirror fronted doors, shelving, two double radiators, picture rails, rear aspect sash windows plus side aspect window enjoying great views of the garden. Double doors into:

EN-SUITE

White suite comprising close coupled w.c., wash hand basin, corner shower cubicle, chrome heated towel rail, wall mounted mirror, wall mounted lights, dimplex down heater, extractor fan, access to loft space.

BEDROOM 2

17'01 x 13'07 (5.21m x 4.14m)

Double built in wardrobes with sliding mirror fronted doors, shelving, two double radiators, dado rail, picture rails, rear aspect window enjoying views of the garden. Door into:

EN-SUITE

White suite comprising close coupled w.c., pedestal wash hand basin, corner shower cubicle, double radiator, wall mounted mirror, wall mounted lights, extractor fan, rear aspect window.

BEDROOM 3

14'04 x 12'02 (4.37m x 3.71m)

Built in wardrobe with hanging rail and shelving, wall mounted lights, access to loft space, front aspect sash window.

BEDROOM 4

13'04 x 14'02 (4.06m x 4.32m)

Vanity wash hand basin with wall mounted mirror above, built in wardrobe with hanging rail and shelving, radiator, wall mounted lights, front aspect window.

BEDROOM 5

17'04 x 14'02 max (5.28m x 4.32m max)

Airing cupboard, radiator, two velux roof lights.

BATHROOM

White suite comprising close coupled w.c., pedestal wash hand basin with wall mounted mirror above, P shaped bath with electric shower over, radiator, heated towel rail, electric down heater, low level front aspect sash window.

OUTSIDE

To the front of the property a long driveway lined by stone walling gives access to the parking area in turn leading to the double garage.

The front garden is very mature being mostly laid to lawn with various trees, shrubs and bushes with a lovely water feature. The front garden enjoys a large pond fed by a feature waterfall from a small stream which runs along the perimeter of the property.

To the side of the property additional parking can be found leading into the rear garden with gated access, which is laid to lawn with raised beds, patio area and store rooms. The whole of the gardens and grounds measure just over half an acre.

DOUBLE GARAGE

18' x 22'5 (5.49m x 6.83m)

Open fronted, two windows, side access pedestrian door, power, lighting.

SERVICES

Mains water, mains drainage, mains electric and oil. (The central heating runs 'dual fuel', or independent, from the oil boiler and Eco Connect wood fuelled Rayburn).

AGENTS NOTE

The driveway to the property is adjacent to the local convenience store which has restricted rights of way for pedestrian and vehicle access over the first 60' (18.28m) only, to provide access to the rear currently redundant store rooms, plus a right of way to maintain the building exterior on 3 sides.

WATER RATES

To be advised.

LOCAL AUTHORITY

Council Tax Band: G

Forest of Dean District Council, Council Offices, High Street, Coleford, Glos. GL16 8HG.

TENURE

Freehold.

VIEWING

Strictly through the Owners Selling Agent, Steve Gooch, who will be delighted to escort interested applicants to view if required. Office Opening Hours 9.00am 7.00pm Monday to Friday, 9.00am 5.30pm Saturday.

Directions

From Newent proceed along the B4216 (Culver Street) towards Huntley. On reaching the A40 at Huntley turn right towards Ross-on-Wye then first left at the traffic lights towards Longhope and Mitcheldean. Proceed through Little London, down the hill and at the bottom turn right into Old Monmouth Road. Proceed along taking the first right into Church Road and the property can be found adjacent to the post office.

PROPERTY SURVEYS

Qualified Chartered Surveyors (with over 20 years experience) available to undertake surveys (to include Mortgage Surveys/RICS Housebuyers Reports/Full Structural Surveys)

MISREPRESENTATION DISCLAIMER

All reasonable steps have been taken with the preparation of these particulars but complete accuracy cannot be guaranteed. If there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please obtain professional confirmation. Alternatively, where possible we will be pleased to check the information for you. These particulars do not constitute a contract or part of a contract. All measurements quoted are approximate. The fixtures, fittings and appliances have not been tested and therefore no guarantee can be given that they are in working order. Any drawings, sketches or plans are provided for illustrative purposes only and are not to scale. All photographs are reproduced for general information and it cannot be inferred that any items shown are included in the sale.

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Neighbourhood average sold house prices

Terraced
£206,500
Semi-detached
£187,278
Detached
£326,745

Based on 23 transactions covering the past 5 years. Prices are not adjusted for inflation. Data is supplied by the Land Registry.

  • Steve Gooch - Newent Sales

    4 High Street, Newent, GL18 1AN

    • Request details

      I would like to:
    • 01531 248077