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Sold STC Houndscroft, Rodborough, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5 £745,000

  • Hamptons International - Stroud

    52-53 London Road, Stroud, Gloucestershire

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Bedrooms: 4

This superb detached property sits in an elevated setting within the hamlet of Houndscroft. The current owners have transformed the original house into a very special home paying much attention to detail. Not only has the house been imaginatively extended it has also been renovated to a beautiful finish. The property enjoys panoramic views across the Stroud Valleys. A particular highlight of the house is the 28' sitting room with full-length glass sliding doors and windows in one corner to enjoy the view on offer. This room also enjoys exposed floorboards and a wood-burning stove. From here you can access the study which offers built-in cupboard space. The spacious entrance hallway offers further storage and access to the kitchen and dining room. This open-plan room enjoys French doors leading to the garden and a stone-tiled floor with a mixture of wall and base level units and a centre island. In addition the oven and hob there is a wood-burning oven/stove in the dining room. Also on the ground floor you will find a wet room and utility. The first floor landing provides access to the four bedrooms, each enjoying a wonderful view. All bedrooms are serviced by the family bath and shower room. Property Ref: STR160218.

Situation

Whilst occupying a position in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty next to the popular village of Amberley, close to Rodborough and Minchinhampton Commons, which comprise 600 acres of National Trust owned land. Amberley is an attractive village of scattered houses enjoying views over the Woodchester Valley and beyond. The village provides a range of amenities including church, post office & shop, primary school and the Amberley Inn (in addition to nearby Bear of Rodborough). Schools in the area include primary schools in Rodborough, Minchinhampton & Amberley, excellent grammar schools for boys and girls in Stroud, and private schools include Beaudesert Park, which is on Minchinhampton Common and Wycliffe College. Recreational facilities include a leisure centre at Stroud, two golf courses at Minchinhampton, racing at Cheltenham and rugby at Gloucester. There is access to a diverse network of rights of way and footpaths throughout the region.

Outside

The property is accessed via a five-bar gate leading onto the driveway, which provides parking for several vehicles. The majority of the gardens are positioned to the front and side of the property with a wonderful seating area, optimising on the beautiful south westerly views. The delightful level lawns offer a plethora of colourful shrubs and perennials together with a n array of mature trees. A shed is discreetly tucked away at the back of the property with raised vegetable beds. The garden also enjoys a summer house with electric which could also be used as a studio.

Neighbourhood average sold house prices

Terraced
£400,286
Semi-detached
£230,000
Detached
£426,583

Based on 14 transactions covering the past 5 years. Prices are not adjusted for inflation. Data is supplied by the Land Registry.

  • Hamptons International - Stroud

    52-53 London Road, Stroud, Gloucestershire

    • Request details

      I would like to:
    • 01453 350131