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This period, semi-detached cottage, offers a family home with charm & character. Situated in the historic hamlet of Westend, the location of the cottage offers convenient access to the M5, A38 & Stonehouse with further amenities. The cottage is situated over 3 floors & has many character features, including exposed oak beams, exposed stonework & wood & tiled floors. On the ground level, the sitting room features an Inglenook fireplace with wood-burning stove inset & triple-aspect windows & doors. The kitchen provides a range of wall & base level units with an integrated oven, hob & extractor fan. Other rooms on the ground floor include a dining room, utility, cloakroom & a conservatory with access to the garden. Two stair cases lead to the first floor, where two bedrooms enjoy a 'Jack & Jill' shower room. A further bedroom has access to a bathroom. On the second floor you will find a further two bedrooms, one benefitting from a spacious attic store. Property Ref: STR160336.
Westend is a small hamlet lying between Stonehouse, Whitminster & Eastington which is where the nearby primary schools can be located. Private education is available at nearby Wycliffe College, while Stroud has 2 highly successful grammar schools along with thriving comprehensive schools. Ivy Cottage's countryside setting belies its ready access to the M5 just 1 mile away, bringing Bristol, Cheltenham, & Gloucester within easy driving distance. For rail users, Stonehouse station is 3 miles away, with regular Intercity service to London Paddington in under 90 minutes. Cam & Dursley Halt is 5 miles down the A38, with service to Bristol Temple Meads in under 40 minutes.
The gardens are particularly noteworthy with countryside views across fields and beyond. Private gardens on three sides of the property provide a varied retreat for the keen gardener. Mainly laid to level lawns, the gardens are made up of different sections, including a pond with water feature, a range of mature trees, vegetable bed, flowers & shrub borders. A stone patio at the rear of the house offers the perfect place for alfresco dining. A gate from the side garden leads to the garage and driveway, which is suitable for several vehicles.
AGENTS NOTE - On-going local developments are underway within 0.25 miles of the property. For further information please contact the planning department on 01453 754442.
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