Upper Kitesnest, Whiteshill, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6

£475,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
This pretty detached cottage has been greatly improved & re-configured by the current owners to offer a delightful modern home in a contemporary style with character features. Built of stone this period residence consists: open porch with tiled floor opening to a hall with stairs leading up to the 1st floor & the reception rooms. The sitting room benefits from a front aspect & a Cotswold stone fireplace with wood burner. The original layout of a formal dining room & kitchen has been completely altered in order to open up these two areas to make one fabulous split level room. At one end there are French doors onto the front garden along with a fireplace with wood burner & engineered oak flooring. An under stairs cupboard houses access to the cellar. Up a step the fitted kitchen will be found with its modern painted units and wooded work tops incorporating a Belfast sink, built in dishwasher & range cooker with hob & extractor, & 'Limestone style' flooring. A step down leads to a rear lobby area housing the utility area, rear door and access into the re-fitted shower room. To the first floor all four bedrooms & bathroom lead off this area. There are two double bedrooms to the front, one with a feature fireplace. The two rear bedrooms enjoy a vaulted ceiling with feature exposed timbers. The bathroom with a vaulted ceiling & Velux window has been re-fitted with a rolled edge free standing bath and twin hand basins. The property has double glazed windows & gas central heating & benefits from planning permission to erect a single storey extension on the west side Ref: S.18/0142/HHOLD.

PLEASE NOTE - One of the vendors is employed by Hamptons International.

Situation

Whiteshill is a village with its own church, village hall, primary school, Village shop, and public house. Approximately 3 miles away is Stroud which offers a comprehensive selection of shops, supermarkets and an award-winning farmers' market, and boasts two Grammar Schools as well as good primary and secondary schooling. Beaudesert Park and Wycliffe College are the nearest private schools in the area. Communications include easy access to the M5 Motorway (Junction 13) and the main railway line directly into London (Paddington). Further access to Cheltenham, Gloucester and Cirencester is found nearby.

Outside

A gravelled drive leads up to a detached stone built workshop with personal door leading onto the front garden. Double wooden gates lead onto the extra gravelled parking area. The front level lawn area has a variety of shrubs, trees, an ornamental pond & shed. A patio area sits conveniently in front of the French doors. To the side a path & higher level of ground leads to the rear and is screened by hedging. A pretty rear courtyard

with patio, shed, a gate access to the village lane & steps up to double gates leading onto a larger & higher level of land. This area is on a separate title to the rest of the property & is subject to two uplift clauses. Enclosed by Cotswold stone walling & further hedging with a sloping grassed area & fruit trees presently housing the owners pet pigs. A further area of lawn has a path with steps leading to a higher terrace with shed, patio & greenhouse. There are fruit & veg raised beds. This garden is perfect for anyone wishing to grow their own food & enjoy a little bit of the 'good life'. Total - 0.17 of an acre.

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Hamptons International - Stroud

52-53 London Road, Stroud, Gloucestershire

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