A fantastic opportunity to acquire an extended Grade II listed character property set in a tucked away riverside location in a circa 0.68 acre plot off of Chalford High Street
A large Grade II listed character property situated off of Chalford High Street. Chalford benefits from convenience stores, well-established schools and parks as well as an annual local festival. The property is built using traditional methods and the accommodation is arranged over three floors. On the ground floor accommodation comprises a fitted kitchen, a 17′ dining room with large woodburning stove and a 15′ living room with large Cotswold stone fireplace and woodburner. There is a wine cellar accessed from the dining room via a hatch. Three bedrooms; one of a which the master bedroom with en-suite shower room and separate w/c are found on the first floor along with the utility/washing room, a w/c, study/library/office area, bathroom and rear entrance hall with vaulted ceiling. The top floor is home to a large landing which would work as a home office or studio space and the fourth bedroom. Windows to the front of the property have a lovely Southerly aspect over the gardens so is enjoyed in most rooms including the master bedroom, kitchen and living room. The property benefits from gas central heating, a wealth of character features from exposed Cotswold stone and wooden flooring to old storage safes and stone mullion windows. This property would be suitable for further extension particularly off of the kitchen but this would subject to planning permission and listed building consent. The current owners have kept the property up together recently by installing a new gas boiler and tank as well as general decoration and maintenance.
The interior is complemented by having extensive landscaped, lawned and terraced front gardens split either side of the River Frome which runs through the plot, over the weir and on towards Stroud. The side of the garden closest to the house consists of patio seating areas, raised beds, a wood store, a double garage, ample outbuildings for storage, parking and a private driveway with turning area. On the other side of the river the garden consists of a large lawn, established trees, an outbuilding and hedged borders which offers potential for further growing of fruit and vegetables, plenty of gardening and space to entertain, play and enjoy with family.
Chalford High Street is home to the Red Lion public house and the village shop whilst Lavender Bakehouse is found nearby on London Road. Local amenities at Chalford Hill include several well regarded schools, public houses, a post office, doctors surgery and take away at nearby Bussage. Stroud town has a wide range of shops and amenities, including supermarkets, local speciality stores, a hospital, state and private schools, a leisure and sports centre, award winning weekly farmers market and a main line railway station with inter city services travelling to London (Paddington). Cirencester (10 miles), Cheltenham (15 miles) and Swindon (25 miles) are all within comfortable driving distance.
We are informed that all mains services are connected to the property.
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Stroud District Council, Ebley Mill,Westward Road, Stroud, Gloucestershire GL5 4UB Tel: 01453 766321