A substantial extended period family house with plenty of characterful living space situated in an excellent location for the shops and amenities of Nailsworth town centre
Great position just above Nailsworth centre for this first class period family home. This popular location is very much part of the thriving local community and allows easy access to the shops and amenities of the town with countryside walks just up the road. The property is built using traditional methods from Cotswold stone and red brick under a pitched roof has been the home of the current owners for some thirty years, with spacious, well presented accommodation arranged over three floors. The handsome front door with pretty fanlight over opens into a good entrance hall with original features. The sitting room is to the right, and this square room has a fireplace with Morso woodburning stove and a large bay window. A 20′ kitchen/family room is behind this, accessed from the hall, and this light space also has a fireplace with wood burning stove, and a useful larder. The current owners have extended the property at the rear, and this comprises a garden room and shower room, which could be used as a ground floor bedroom with en suite facilities. A staircase leads up from the hall to the first floor. Three bedrooms and a bathroom are on this floor, with two further rooms and a bathroom above this, on the second floor. This superb space could be used as a master suite, with double bedroom, dressing room and bathroom, or as two further bedrooms, depending on requirements.
The property benefits from gardens to front and rear. Steps lead up from the pavement to the front of the property, with a gravelled courtyard garden here with planted beds and a great view back across the town to the woodland beyond. The is a gated side access, with the majority of the garden at the rear. This area is level and currently paved and gravelled for convenience, but plenty big enough to be laid to lawn again should a buyer choose to. There is a useful covered area by the house, and lovely planted area stocked with a variety of colourful, mature plants and
The house is very conveniently situated within walking distance of the centre of Nailsworth which has become an increasingly popular shopping destination within the Stroud Valleys. The town benefits 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. In addition to this the town currently benefits from three supermarkets and free parking. 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.
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