Arlington, BIBURY


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  • Bedrooms: 2
A LARGE and MOST CHARMING 2 DOUBLE BEDROOM detached Cotswold stone cottage within SIZEABLE LAWNED GROUNDS and occupying a SECLUDED and ELEVATED POSITION near to the heart of this most picturesque of Cotswold villages.

AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY and for a LONG LET IF DESIRED the unfurnished property has been completely redecorated throughout and is presented to a very good standard including a light and airy OPEN PLAN SITTING /DINING ROOM featuring attractive solid wood flooring, a vaulted ceiling with timber beams a sunny dual aspect.

The shaker style fitted kitchen \breakfast room, with ample space for a table and seating, is also finished to a high specification including a particularly noteworthy RANGEMASTER oven with extractor hood above. Accessed off the kitchen there is a useful cloakroom with walk in shower.

To the first floor the cottage offers a GENEROUSLY PROPORTIONED MASTER BEDROOM with the benefit of fitted wardrobes, alongside a second DOUBLE BEDROOM - also with fitted storage, and a family bathroom with a modern suite including bath, w/c and wash basin.

The property is QUIETLY SITUATED with views to the Old Mill and beyond and benefits from extensive gardens which are laid mainly to lawn as well as AMPLE OFF-ROAD PARKING.

Whether as full-time home or a weekend hideaway, internal inspection of this charming Cotswold cottage is highly recommended.


Bibury was 'discovered' by William Morris who described it 'the most beautiful village in England'. Japanese tourists in particular flock to the village, and this is largely attributed to Emperor Hirohito having stayed in the village on his European tour when he was a Prince during the first half of the 20th Century. He subsequently became a fervent advocate of the area.

The village itself offers a post office, village store, a hotel and pub and the nearby towns of Burford and Northleach provide shopping facilities for day-to-day needs. The nearest larger centre is the market town of Cirencester (c. 7 miles) and which provides more extensive facilities including a WAITROSE and Tesco supermarkets as well as an excellent range of independent traders and bistros.

The larger centres of Cheltenham and Oxford are also within easy reach with the A40 being about 9 miles to the East whilst Swindon (c. 15 miles) provides access to both the M4 at Junction15 and mainline rail services to London-Paddington in about 55 minutes.

In addition to the beauty of the village itself, Bibury is also surrounded by some of the most attractive Cotswold countryside. Designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty the surrounding area offers an abundance of walks allowing the charm and tranquillity of the Cotswold countryside to be enjoyed.

Bibury is also ideally placed for sporting facilities with particularly good hunting available via the VWH and the adjoining Cotswold, Heythrop and Duke of Beaufort hounds.

There are also numerous golf courses at nearby Cirencester, Burford, Naunton Downs and Cheltenham, together with polo at Cirencester Park and National Hunt racing at Cheltenham, Warwick, Bath and Stratford.

An excellent selection of private and public schooling is available in the locality including nearby Hatherop Castle, or further afield Cothill House, Beaudesert Park, Radley College, Westonbirt and Cheltenham Ladies and Boys College.VIEWINGS:

For further information and to arrange to view please call Rachael or Shelbie at Moore Allen & Innocent, Cirencester office. Viewings are welcomed by appointment 6 days a week although please be aware that viewings may require at least 24 hours' notice to arrange access.


These particulars have been prepared as a general guide only. A detailed survey has not been carried out, nor the services, appliances, fittings, etc, been tested. If room sizes are included, they are for guidance and illustration purposes only. They may not be to scale and should not be relied upon for furnishing or other purposes. If there are any important matters likely to affect your decision to proceed, please contact us before viewing the property.


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