Attractive extended three bedroom red brick cottage - close to village centre and amenities adjoining the A38 - cottage style kitchen/dining room - living room - large utility room - cloakroom/wc - master bedroom with dressing area and en suite shower - open gallery/study area - second double bedroom - attic/third bedroom - family bathroom/second wc - electric heating - parking for a number of cars - good size garden - home office/summer house - must be seen - energy rating E
This cottage is situated just off the A38 in Whitminster. The village has a convenience store, pub and a choice of three restaurants. Whitminster is well located for travel throughout the south-west being only a few minutes drive from Junction 13 of the M5 motorway. The centre of Gloucester with its extensive range of facilities is approximately eight miles distant and supermarkets can be found in both Quedgeley and Cam. The property backs on to open fields which provides an array of country walks and the property is within a short distance of the Gloucester/Sharpness canal.
The property has been in the same ownership since the 1980s. The current owners have extended the property on two occasions. This most attractive red brick cottage has retained many of its character features including the original doors, fireplace with wood burner and the modern sections include attractive full height ceiling in both the utility and the main bedroom with exposed beams, master bedroom having en suite shower room, dressing area and gallery/mezzanine level which could also be used as a study. The property has most attractive gardens and are offset to one side. As with many cottages, the property has a rights of way to the adjoining cottage.
The property can be found immediately north of the Whitminster roundabout on the A38. If travelling in a northerly direction take the second exit off the A38 and continue for approximately 70m keeping to the right hand lane and turning right and crossing the A38 into the small service track road which gives access to Prestwick Terrace.
(Please note that our room sizes are quoted in metres to the nearest one hundredth of a metre on a wall to wall basis. The imperial equivalent (included in brackets) is only intended as an approximate guide).
5.58m x 3.55m (18'4" x 11'8") - Having attractive range of wood fronted wall, tall and base units with work surfaces over incorporating stainless steel sink unit, space for electric cooker, stainless steel cooker hood over, night storage heater, double glazed windows to front and rear, quarry tiled floor and ceiling spotlight.
4.9m x 2.58m narrowing to 1.5m (16'1" x 8'6" narrowing to 4'11") - Having a range of wood fronted wall and base units with work surfaces over, plumbing for automatic washing machine and dishwasher, double glazed windows to front and side, double glazed stable door to rear, stainless steel single drainer sink unit and full height vaulted ceiling with roof light and quarry tiled floor.
Having wash-hand basin, wc, Velux window, extractor fan and quarry tiled floor.
6.09m x 3.77m (20'0" x 12'4") - Having two double glazed windows to front and double glazed window to rear, fireplace with attractive brick recess and woodburner, night storage heater, understair storage cupboard, period style door leading to stairs and first floor.
Having double glazed window to rear, understair storage cupboard and door and stairs to second floor.
5.58m x narrowing to 3.37m x 3.59m (18'4" x narrowing to 11'1" x 11'9") - Having double glazed window, roof vaulted ceiling with exposed beam, exposed wood strip floor and night storage heater, airing cupboard housing hot water storage tank and high window to side.
With shelf and hanging space, and roof light.
Having large shower cubicle, electric shower, double glazed window to roof, stainless steel electric towel rail, extractor fan, exposed strip wood floorboards.
3.65m x 3.17m (12'0" x 10'5") - Having double glazed window and night storage heater.
Having low level suite comprising pedestal wash-hand basin, low level wc, panelled bath with shower over, exposed strip wood floor boards, night storage heater and double glazed window to rear.
3.3m x 3.15m (10'10" x 10'4") - Having roof, velux window and door to mezzanine level over bedroom one.
The property is accessed via a 5-bar vehicular gate with driveway and turning space, parking for a number of cars. A pedestrian access leads to the front and on to the side of the property into the shallow rear garden/seating area which overlooks open fields. The majority of garden lies to the side of the property and is an attractive feature. It is set in two sections, extensively laid to lawn with trees. There is a DETACHED HOME OFFICE (2.3m x 2.3m) having power and light. This area of garden, in turn, leads to a further section of garden which is laid to lawn with a range of trees including walnut, plum, apple and pear.
Mains electricity, water and drainage are connected.
Electric night storage heating.
Council Tax Band - B (£1,402.23) payable
Tenure - Freehold.
There are rights of way running to the front, and rear of the property enjoyed by the adjoining neighbour.
We may offer prospective purchasers' financial advice in order to assist the progress of the sale. Bennett Jones Partnership introduces only to Kingsbridge Independent Mortgage Advice and if so, may be paid an introductory commission which averages £128.00.
By appointment with the owner's sole agents as over.
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