Guide Price £1,100,000
Beautiful and substantial Edwardian detached family home offering stunning period features throughout, which has been modernised and updated to exacting standards with over 3,200 sq ft of living space
Highmead is one of central Stroud’s statement properties which and has been modernised by the current owners to the highest standards, but it still retaining period features throughout. The accommodation comprises a stone porch which leads to a vestibule, spacious hallway with feature tiled flooring and stained glass windows, ground floor WC, family room with storage to the chimney recess’s, sitting room with wood burner, further reception room with a bay window to the front aspect, beautiful open plan kitchen/dining room with hand built contemporary fitted kitchen with quartz worksurfaces, island, walk in larder, utility room and doors leading to the patio and rear garden. The first floor offers a spacious landing, four generous bedrooms with bedroom one to an en-suite shower room and a sperate family bathroom with a claw foot bath and separate shower. The second floor offers a landing, lovely views and excellent storage, two further double bedrooms and a shower room. Further benefits include gas central heating, double glazed sash windows and period features throughout to include ceiling roses, coving, high skirting boards, wood panelling, picture rails and period fireplaces.
Highmead offers lovely gardens of a very good size for a property located so centrally. To the front is a good size lawn with borders and a paved patio, off street parking for several cars to the side which leads to the detached garage and gated access to the rear garden, a couple of steps lead the entrance door and the imposing stone porch. The rear garden is private and offers a generous lawned garden with a large paved patio leading directly from the kitchen. There is side pedestrian access, outside tap and a useful shed for garden storage.
Nearby Old Stroud and Spring Lane has a great sense of community and benefits from a couple of locally-ran pubs, convenience stores, Daisy Bank, the hospital, a primary school and a car garage. Stroud town itself enjoys a variety of local independent shops and stores, art galleries, pubs serving locally supplied beers and ciders and plenty of cafes, bars and restaurants to eat and socialise as well as the award-winning weekly farmers’ market. The wider area has a wide range of shops and amenities, including supermarkets, state and private schools, a leisure and sports centre 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.
The vendor has informed us that all mains services are connected.
Council Tax Band
Band = F
Stroud District Council, Ebley Mill,Westward Road, Stroud, Gloucestershire GL5 4UB Tel: 01453 766321