A charming detached Grade II Listed property situated at the heart of this sought-after village. Thought to have been built in the eighteenth century the house is constructed from Cotswold stone with a stone tile roof and retains a host of period features including exposed ceiling and wall beams and stone mullion windows topped by carved drip mouldings.
The generous ground floor accommodation is comprised of a dining hall with impressive inglenook fireplace housing a wood burning stove, a sitting room with high ceilings and tall mullion windows, a fitted kitchen and a study/bedroom with adjoining shower room. On the upper floors there are two evenly proportioned bedrooms and a particularly spacious bathroom. A ground floor utility room completes the accommodation.
Approached via a footpath a short step from the road, the gardens are to the front and side of the house and are mainly laid to lawn with mature hedge boundaries and fruit trees. A timber shed provides useful storage for garden equipment, bikes or similar. Parking is available nearby on Far End.
Sheepscombe is a delightful Cotswold village to the east of Painswick set in an enchanting valley and sheltered by mature broadleaved woodlands. Comprised of several hamlets, the village boasts a fine public house with an excellent reputation for its food and ambiance whilst the primary school, church, village hall and cricket club all provide a hub for many groups and activities. Nearby Painswick is a thriving town offering a playgroup and primary school with sporting opportunities including tennis, rugby, bowls, cricket and golf clubs. Painswick has a general store, tea shops, restaurants, 2 public houses, galleries and weekly country markets in addition to a dentist, doctor and pharmacy.
Sheepscombe is around 5 miles from Stroud with Gloucester, Cheltenham and Cirencester 8, 10 and 13 miles respectively all of which are accessed via the nearby A46 or A417. The surrounding towns provide a comprehensive range of social, recreational and retail amenities to suit all tastes. Education options in the local area are strong in both the private and state sectors with independent schools including Kings School in Gloucester, Wycliffe College and Beaudesert Park Schools in Stroud and Cheltenham College, Cheltenham Ladies College and Dean Close in Cheltenham whilst there are Grammar schools in Stroud, Gloucester and Cheltenham.
Mains electricity, water and drainage with electric heating and hot water.
Grade II Listed Detached House
2 Reception Rooms
Electric Heating & Hot Water.