Lower Newmarket Road
An individually designed family house located in the quiet hamlet of Newmarket and enjoying lovely southerly views across the valley and within level walking distance of the town
An opportunity to acquire an individually designed detached family home built by the current owner offering just under 2,000 sq feet of living space. The spacious and versatile accommodation is arranged over three floors and enjoys an abundance of natural light and stunning southerly views from most windows. An entrance porch leads to a spacious entrance hall, office/bedroom 4, utility and shower room off. This area could be used to accommodate an elderly relative or teenager. A walnut open tread staircase leads to the first and second floors with a landing, sitting room with bi-fold doors and Juliette balcony enjoying views over the surrounding valleys, a playroom/study room and a large kitchen with built in appliances, a central island with preparation sink and seating to one side. There is also a dining area with bi-fold doors giving direct access to the garden. On the second floor there is a spacious landing leading to a master bedroom with en-suite shower room, walk-in dressing area and built-in wardrobes, there are two further double bedrooms both with built-in wardrobes and family bathroom with his and hers wash hand basin, bath and large shower cubicle.
There is ample off road parking to the front of the property leading to a generous garage with electric up and over door. Steps lead up to a low maintenance paved garden with a good size entertaining area from which you can enjoy the southerly aspect and views over the surrounding valley, there is a well stocked flower border with mature apple and pear trees and an additional paved seating area at the back of the house which is very private.
The popular hamlet of Newmarket is a sheltered valley within easy walking distance of both woodland walks and the centre of Nailsworth which 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, various clothing and gift shops, several cafes and a good selection of very well regarded restaurants. 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.
There is planning permission for the erection of a detached building to accommodate a home office – planning reference S.17/1778/HHOLD. There is an air purifying system and all the roof lights have electric motors and rain sensors.
Gas fired underfloor heating, mains electricity, water and drainage.
The council tax banding is F.
Stroud District Council, Ebley Mill,Westward Road, Stroud, Gloucestershire GL5 4UB Tel: 01453 766321