A pretty Grade II listed character house situated in a lovely elevated position at popular Walkley Wood, with superb views across the valley to Newmarket (Draft details)
Built in the mid 1800’s and retaining a great deal of original character the property offers flexible accommodation arranged over four floors. An attractive solid wooden front door gives access to a Porch and the Sitting Room which has a superb feature fireplace, custom fitted cupboards and stairs which ascend and descend; the floor below houses a comfortable second Sitting Room/Dining Room with wood burning stove and a lovely window seat overlooking the garden, Bathroom and Kitchen with stable door to the garden. On the upper two floors you will find two Bedrooms with wonderful valley views and a Cloakroom.
Outside the property is approached across a gravelled front garden where you will also find gated access to the rear garden. The garden itself is thoughtfully arranged with areas of patio and lawn, borders with established planting and a garden shed, all with the fabulous view across to Newmarket. Additionally there is a path granting access to the fields and footpath which leads from Walkley Wood into Nailsworth town avoiding the roads.
Nailsworth has become an increasingly popular shopping destination within the Stroud Valleys benefiting from a large selection of speciality shops including Williams Food Hall, the famous Hobbs House Bakery, The Yellow Lighted Bookshop, various clothing and gift shops, several cafes and a good selection of very well regarded restaurants. Nailsworth is also home to Forest Green Rovers Football Club where there is a modern leisure/fitness centre and both state and private schooling within the area. Bus services connect with Stroud, some four miles away, where there is a more comprehensive selection of shopping, educational and leisure facilities. Junctions of the M4 and M5 motorways are within easy reach and railway stations at Stroud (4 miles) and Kemble (10 miles) provide main line services to Gloucester, Swindon and London Paddington.
This property has a right of access across the adjoining property’s front garden. Likewise the adjoining property has a right of access across No.2’s garden in order to gain access to their shed and the public footpath across the field below.
Gas central heating, mains electricity, water and drainage.
The council tax banding is C.
Stroud District Council, Ebley Mill,Westward Road, Stroud, Gloucestershire GL5 4UB Tel: 01453 766321