A three bedroomed barn conversion situated in a private development at the heart of this sought after Cotswold village. The property forms the central portion of this former threshing barn that was converted for residential use in the 1980s. On the ground floor the principal living room features an imposing fireplace housing a Clearview multi-fuel stove with ample room for a dining table and chairs and with exposed stone walls adding to the character. The spacious kitchen has a range of wall and base units with a substantial glazed bay window flooding the room with light. On the first floor, the principal bedroom has a wide window making the most of the far-reaching views whilst there are two further bedrooms and a family bathroom fitted with a shower bath. The loft is boarded with power, lighting and Velux windows.
Birdlip enjoys an elevated position on the Cotswold escarpment at the heart of the Cotswold Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).
The village has a primary school, playgroup, after-school club, village hall and church in addition to the Royal George Hotel and the Clavell & Hind micro-brewery. The surrounding towns provide a good range of social, recreational and retail amenities to suit all tastes and budgets. Birdlip Primary School is recognised for its outstanding overall effectiveness and high standards of academic achievements. Education options in the local area are particularly strong in both the private and state sectors with independent schools including Kings School, Wycliffe College, Cheltenham College, Cheltenham Ladies College and Dean Close whilst there are Grammar schools in Stroud, Gloucester and Cheltenham.
Birdlip is conveniently located approximately 6 miles from Cheltenham, 8 miles from both Stroud and Gloucester and 10 miles from Cirencester. The A417 provides direct access to Gloucester and Cirencester in addition to both the M4 and M5 Motorways.
To the rear, a paved terrace has steps leading down to a the cobbled courtyard that is currently used as a seating area surrounded by pot plants. There is a generous open-fronted barn at the rear suitable for use as a car port or for storage.
The new owner will become a member of Ivy Lodge Barns (Birdlip) Limited which holds the communal land within the development.
Electric Heating & H/W