A well presented Cotswold stone house situated in a quiet courtyard setting at the back of this sought after retirement development in the heart of popular Minchinhampton. Offered CHAIN FREE
A well appointed cottage style property situated in a popular retirement development in the grounds of an imposing Cotswold house in the heart of sought after Minchinhampton. This location allows for easy access to the shops and amenities of the town with hundreds of acres of National Trust land found just up the road at Minchinhampton and Rodborough Commons. The property was built in 2006 from Cotswold stone by the well regarded English Courtyard Association with spacious accommodation arranged over two floors. An entrance hall, shower room, 18’ sitting room, dining room, 13’ kitchen and good garden room are on the ground floor with two double bedrooms and a bathroom with access from both the master bedroom and the landing above on the first floor. There is also a large boarded loft with light that is accessed via a built in folding loft ladder. The windows at the front of the property look out over the pretty grounds with the French doors of the garden room opening on to the courtyard at the back.
The interior is complemented by a pretty rear garden, a garage with work bench/storage space and the property enjoys use of the communal grounds and the facilities and benefits afforded by the development.
The development is located in the centre of Minchinhampton and within easy walking distance of a selection of local facilities including a well regarded Primary School, Library, Doctors Surgery and a variety of independent shops including a butcher, chemist, post office and general store. Minchinhampton Common is nearby and provides in excess of 700 acres largely vested in the National Trust with the towns of Nailsworth and Stroud offering comprehensive facilities including a main line Railway Station with services to Gloucester, Swindon and London Paddington.
The property is leasehold with the balance of 150 years starting from June 2006. The annual service charge for the period 1st January ‐ 31st December is currently £4,070, and has been within a few pounds of that figure since commencement – details available. This covers all the costs of the estate which include the cost of the Estate Managers, the alarm service, upkeep of the grounds, all external maintenance, building fabric insurance, window and gutter cleaning and a scheme minibus for shopping trips. The leaseholder must be aged 55 years or older.
Electric night storage heaters, mains water and drainage.
The council tax banding is E.
Stroud District Council, Ebley Mill,Westward Road, Stroud, Gloucestershire GL5 4UB Tel: 01453 766321