Bournes Green, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6

£650,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
This picturesque Grade II listed semi-detached Cotswold stone cottage occupies an idyllic rural position. In an area of outstanding natural beauty the property sits within the popular hamlet of Bournes Green nestled between Chalford Hill, Bisley, and Oakridge Lynch.

The property retains a great deal of character including exposed beams, window seats, stone mullion windows, and wood-burner. The work carried out by the current owners really makes this a beautiful home and due to the size of the plot, the property lends itself to further extension/enhancements (subject to the necessary consents). As illustrated on the floor plan the accommodation comprises;

Entrance hall leading to a dual aspect dining room with views across the front garden, a galley style kitchen with walk in larder and entry to the lean to/utility room, with access to the rear garden. The dual aspect sitting room with exposed beams and woodburner also benefits from views front and rear and from a ground floor shower/cloakroom.

Up an exposed stone walled staircase with floor level lighting, lies a spacious first floor landing with lovely views across the field to the rear. The first floor houses two double bedrooms with built in wardrobes, together with the family bathroom, all enjoying fabulous views across the pastureland and gardens to the front and sides of the property. A further two attic style bedrooms with exposed beams are located on the second floor, again benefiting from far reaching views across the field to the rear of the property.

Outside:

The cottage is surrounded by gardens on three sides, comprising flat lawned areas, flowerbeds, greenhouse with raised bed and a wildflower meadow leading to a small orchard, all interspersed with traditional drystone walling. In addition there are discreet patio areas to the front and rear. Real Sun traps! ideal for alfresco entertaining.

The drive and garage located a few steps up the quiet lane offer parking for 2-3 cars

Total plot 0.245 acres.

Situation:

The property occupies a tucked away location within the sought-after hamlet of Bournes Green. The nearby villages of Bisley, Chalford and Oakridge Lynch are renowned for their natural beauty and are well situated, being 9 miles west of Cirencester and 6 miles east of Stroud, recently voted as best place to live in a National poll 2021. Stroud offers four supermarkets including Waitrose, as well as an award-winning Farmers Market.

The area offers excellent educational opportunities with grammar schools for boys and girls being available in Stroud, Gloucester and Cheltenham. Secondary schools are found in nearby Eastcombe village, Stroud and Cirencester. Within the surrounding villages, there are public houses, primary schools, general stores with Post Offices, farm shops and Parish Churches. Nearby Chalford Hill, a fifteen minute walk away also benefits from a cafe and sports centre with tennis club.

Kemble Railway Station offers direct lines to London (Paddington) in 1hr 10mins. The property is connected to Gigaclear pure fibre broadband.

Motorway M5 J13 Stroud 12.1 miles, M4 J15 Swindon 29.2 miles, Stroud Railway Station 5.4miles, Kemble Railway Station 9.3 miles, Cirencester 9.5 miles, Cheltenham 13.1 miles.

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