Woodchester Valley Village
Offered CHAIN FREE – A beautifully presented Cotswold stone cottage style property situated within the Gold Medal Award Winning Woodchester Valley Retirement Village
A mid terrace cottage style property situated within the Gold Medal Award Winning Woodchester Valley Village which is owned and managed by the residents. Located on the edge of the village and enjoying a rural outlook from the rear over open fields, this property enjoys a sense of privacy and tranquillity with the sound of the stream which flows through the village. This spacious and well presented property offers well-balanced living accommodation arranged over two floors and benefits from a good degree of natural light. On the ground floor there is a spacious entrance hall, cloakroom, kitchen with built-in appliances, and a 19’ sitting/dining room with French doors leading to a private courtyard garden. Above there is a landing serving a generous master bedroom with en suite shower room, two further bedrooms and principal bathroom. The property benefits from ample storage, gas fired central heating and double glazing throughout.
The courtyard garden at the rear is a particular feature with a secluded seating area, outside light and raised flower beds. Steps lead down to a footpath from which you can enjoy pleasant country walks to the popular Woodchester Mansion and surrounding open countryside.
In 2019, Woodchester Valley Village was awarded a South West Region Gold Medal Award from the EAC (Elderly Accommodation Council) in the Housing for Older People category. Further information is available at woodchestervalleyretirementvillage.co.uk. Woodchester Valley Village is mutually owned by, and run solely for the residents. The Directors of the Estate Management Company are elected from among the residents and their families, by the leaseholders. The village offers the benefit of onsite facilities including a restaurant, library and lounge plus managed gardens, on call staff and weekly cleaning. The town of Nailsworth is close by and has become an increasingly popular shopping destination within the Stroud Valleys benefiting from a large and comprehensive selection of speciality shops including Williams Food Hall, the famous Hobbs House Bakery, various clothing and gift shops, several cafes and a good selection of very well regarded restaurants.
The property is leasehold with the balance of 999 years starting from 22nd October 2013. The maintenance charges and ground rent are £7,429.68 per annum. This figure includes the cost of Estate Managers and use of all onsite facilities, the alarm service (24 hour service care provider available), upkeep of the communal grounds, all external maintenance, building fabric insurance, window and gutter cleaning, scheme minibus for shopping trip, one hour of cleaning per week and one load of laundry washing per week.
Gas central heating, mains electricity, water and drainage.
The council tax banding is D.
Stroud District Council, Ebley Mill,Westward Road, Stroud, Gloucestershire GL5 4UB Tel: 01453 766321