An extended cottage style Cotswold stone semi detached house in a good residential road close to Tetbury town centre with flexible family accommodation, good gardens and gated parking
A well presented semi detached cottage style property situated in a good residential road on the outskirts of Tetbury. This location allows for easy access to well regarded primary and secondary schools and the shops and amenities of the town with country walks just along the road. The property is built using traditional methods from Cotswold stone and has been extended and improved with spacious, flexible accommodation arranged over two floors. The accommodation comprises Entrance Hall, 18’ Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Utility Room, Cloakroom/WC, Conservatory, 17’ Dining Room, 17’ Sitting Room with wood burning stove and flexible room that could be used as either a Bedroom or a Study on the ground floor. A Landing, Master Bedroom with En Suite Shower Room, two further Bedrooms and a Bathroom are above on the first floor.
The interior is complemented by landscaped gardens and gated driveway parking for several vehicles. The parking area is at the front of the property with level lawn to the side, a good shed and a variety of shrubs. The rear garden has been landscaped and has two paved areas behind the house with plenty of space for garden furniture. Steps lead down through well planted borders and a chicken run to a sloping lawn with raised beds, fruit trees and another good shed.
The historic, thriving Cotswold town of Tetbury boasts an extensive range of independent shops and boutiques alongside numerous restaurants, cafes, hotels and antiques shops. There are two supermarkets, a post office, doctor and dentist surgeries, a hospital plus well regarded primary and secondary schools. In addition to these there are several other state, independent and private educational options within easy reach. Close by are the royal estates of Highgrove and Gatcombe Park along with the beautiful and renowned Westonbirt Arboretum. Tetbury’s geographic position makes it well located for both M4 and M5 motorways offering easy access to Cheltenham (23 miles), Bath (27 miles) and Bristol (30 miles) with the local towns of Cirencester (10 miles) and Nailsworth (7 miles) nearby. Railway stations at Stroud (11 miles) and Kemble (8 miles) provide main line services to Gloucester, Swindon and London Paddington.
This property is subject to Section 157 of the Housing Act 1985 as it is an ex-local authority property and is situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty. The Section 157 restriction requires that the property should be marketed solely to local people for a minimum period of eight weeks before the council will consider an application for consent from a person who does not automatically qualify for it. Consent is automatically given if the buyer has lived and/or worked in the area for 3 years or more. The property is restricted to use as a main residence and not as a second or holiday home.
Gas central heating, mains electricity, water and drainage.
The council tax banding is C.
Cotswold District Council, Trinity Road, Cirencester, Gloucestershire GL7 1PX Tel: 01285 623000