The Street, Bibury, GL7

£850,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A beautiful period Listed building with a successful Tea Room business and a 3/4 bedroom house with lovely gardens in one of the Cotswolds finest villages.

The building is a large Cotswold Stone Grade II Listed property, formerly three cottages, now providing a very well balanced and spacious home and commercial premises.

Idyllically located in one of the area's leading villages in the picture postcard area of Bibury and the property enjoys a lovely setting and in particular from the garden having elevated views across the village, the river and the island.

The property provides an entrance hall and staircase, an attractive sitting room has a stone chimney breast and ceiling beam, the tea room is a particularly spacious room, measuring 30ft by 15ft (formerly two rooms) providing two fireplaces, one an inglenook and the other a period stone open fireplace, and this room enjoys two feature front windows in particular one of which is stone mullioned and has an attractive window seat.

A well fitted kitchen behind has a door to the rear and an open high ceiling and there is an adjacent utility or food preparation area, this also provides ample working room and space for fridges.

At first floor level, there are three/four very pleasantly proportioned and well decorated bedrooms, the master bedroom is en-suite and has an adjacent office or bedroom attached that is dual aspect and has a large storage cupboard.

There are two further very attractive bedrooms, both are spacious and well-proportioned and having an en-suite shower room and bathroom.

At the rear of the property is a covered rear porch with an adjacent W/C and utility room.

Steps lead up to a beautifully tended large garden that is private and enjoys elevated views across the village and the river/island.

The property enjoys oil fired central heating.

Bibury is a charming, typically Cotswold, village just a short drive from "The Capital of the Cotswolds", Cirencester. Bibury was once described by William Morris (1834-96) as "the most beautiful village in England".

Attractions in Bibury include Arlington Row, a row of weavers cottages built of local stone next to the River Coln, Arlington Mill, the Bibury Trout Farm and the Saxon Church, the Church of St Mary. The north Chancel wall of the Church is home to a stained glass window which was designed in 1927 by Karl Parsons and was featured in the 1992 Christmas stamp set issued by the Royal Mail.

The River Coln flows through Bibury sandwiched between the main village street and an expanse of boggy water meadow known as Rack Isle. With Arlington Row as a backdrop, it makes one of the most picturesque scenes you will find in the Cotswolds.

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