Park Road, Blockley, Gloucestershire. GL56 9BZ

£299,950

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 2
Positioned only a few hundred yards from the centre of one of the most popular North Cotswold villages. This inner terraced two storey two double bedroomed character cottage forms part of Albert Terrace, taking its name from the early Victorian period around 1840. There is also a feature Wattle and Daub wall on the first floor.

Refurbished around 2016 to a high standard, the property now has spacious living room with a homely woodburning stove and attractive built in window seat, there are then steps down to the stylishly fitted kitchen with a flagstone floor and direct access onto the mature enclosed courtyard garden.

More contemporary refinements to the property include gas fired central heating from renewed combination boiler with wiring and plumbing, stylish four piece central bathroom and upgraded shower room suite on the first floor. Renewed period style shutters to the living room and both bedrooms.

Perfect for those looking for a main residence, or as a second home, the cottage has been used as a holiday cottage in the recent past and is perfect for those looking for that investment opportunity.

The cottage is located in an area of outstanding natural beauty, perfect for access to a wide range of walks and hills around the village or indeed from the brook that actually flows through it.

Blockley is located mid way between the cafe society of Chipping Campden and the more traditional market town of Moreton in Marsh where there are rail links to London Paddington. The village has two public houses, a village shop and tearooms which is now the hub of the village and as many activities as anyone would want to get involved in or not.

Living room (19' 04" x 12' 0" or 5.89m x 3.66m)

With original fireplace with slate hearth and Baxi style grate below enamelled woodburning stove with renewed flue. Oak mantel and surround. Built in shelves to one side of chimney breast with built in cupboard to opposite side. Small pane to part of the arch. Distinctive front window with newly made window shutters and built in original window seat below. Built in understairs storage cupboard with antique elm door and surround. Built in display shelf, easy staircase returning to first floor. Double radiator and painted ceiling beams. Four steps down to Kitchen.

Kitchen (9' 08" x 9' 01" or 2.95m x 2.77m)

With flagstone floor and recently refitted on three sides with wood grain effect laminate worktops with inset enamelled one and a half sink unit with single draining mixer tap. Four white melamine fronted wall mounted cupboards, one housing Baxi combination boiler for instantaneous hot water and gas fired central heating. Two tiered larder cupboard and three further base cupboards. Space and plumbing for automatic washing machine. Space for tumble dryer. Space for gas cooker and space for slimline dishwasher. Stainless steel canopy over space for gas cooker, space for fridge freezer, double radiator. Inset spotlights to ceiling and access to garden.

First Floor Landing Area (8' 05" x 5' 08" or 2.57m x 1.73m)

Gallery style landing with battoned ballustrade with inset spotlight and access to loft space.

Front Bedroom 1 (9' 09" x 11' 08" or 2.97m x 3.56m)

Small paned window matching the living room with recently built window shutters and double radiator. Built in linen cupboard and double built in wardrobe and open outlook towards St George's Hall. Eight foot high partly vaulted ceiling.

Bathroom/WC (7' 10" x 8' 02" or 2.39m x 2.49m)

With four piece suite in white. Low flush wc, handle panelled bath with handheld shower attachment. delta shaped corner shower with sliding glazed doors, integrated shower unit and pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap. Wall mirror. Strip lighting. Inset spotlight to ceiling and built in extractor. Double glazed velux window. Chrome ladder style heated towel rail radiator.

Bedroom 2 (10' 04" x 9' 02" or 3.15m x 2.79m)

With particularly attractive partly open outlook over gardens towards distant countryside. UPVC double glazed windows with built in window shutters. Built in shelves, single radiator, painted open floor boards, display recess and small open wardrobe with hanging space.

Outside Rear Garden (35' 0" x 20' 0" or 10.67m x 6.10m)

With higher level flagged patio area immediately adjacent to the property perfect for al fresco dining with outside water tap and screening of mature clematis over garden gate and passageway to Park Road. The rear part of the gardens formed on two levels with well stocked shrubbery and flower borders and lower level seating area for the afternoon sun. Mature relatively private surround. Outside remote light.

NB

There is a right of access for No 10 Park Road over the rear of the garden and through the adjacent passageway for refuse collection, however, this is very rarely used.

Directions

From our Moreton in Marsh office, turn left at the second mini roundabout following the A44 through Bourton on the Hill after which turn right signposted Blockley 1 1/2 mile. When dropping down into the village, continue through a series of bends and then the crossroads adjacent to the village green, turn left, at the following t-junction turn right back towards Chipping Campden and into Park Road. This property is down a short way along opposite St Georges Hall on the right hand side.

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Holmans Estate Agent

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