Westonbirt, Tetbury

£695,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A detached home (1434 sq ft) in a stunning village location, convenient for Malmesbury and Tetbury.

4 bedrooms, 2 bath/shower rooms - one en suite. Porch, hall, cloakroom, sitting/dining room, kitchen and utility room. Double garage, parking, mature gardens.

NO ONWARD CHAIN

The Property

Built in 1972 and in the same ownership from new, this interesting home is one of a pair in one of the prettiest village street scenes in the area. The good sized plot slopes upwards to the rear and has uniterupted views to front and rear. The gardens are a delightful feature and are surrounded by mellow Cotswold stone walls.

The Accommodation

Open porch with a front door leading into a lobby with a cloakroom on the right. The large triple aspect sitting/dining room has a fireplace on the end wall and stairs off to the first floor. To the left is the dual aspect kitchen with a breakfast bar, built-in electric oven and hob. Leading off is a utility room with an external door and the boiler. A short flight of steps lead up from the sitting room to a study area. Beyond is a dual aspect bedroom (currently used as a dining room) with an en suite shower room off. On the first floor landing there is access to the loft and also the airing cupboard. There are three double bedrooms, all with built-in wardrobes, and a family bathroom.

Outside

The gated entrance leads to a gravelled drive and in turn the double garage. There are areas of lawn to front and rear. The gardens are terraced with steps leading to an enclosed area with a covered swimming pool (in need of some attention). Adjacent is a UPVC garden room and beyond is a further lawn with specimen trees and paddocks beyond. The oil tank is in the garage which has power and light.

General

Private drainage and water supply. The oil fired boiler is in the utility room. Council Tax Band G - £2,952.10 payable for 2020/21. EPC rating E-54.

Location

Westonbirt is an unspoilt charming village situated in the south Cotswolds and was recently quoted in The Times as being one of the top 30 places to have a second home. The village is world renowned for its famous Arboretum which also plays hosts to various cultural events and concerts. Westonbirt School is on the doorstep and has a modern leisure centre and swimming pool as well as a 9 hole golf course open to the public. In addition there is a parish Church and The Hare & Hounds hotel and bar. The area is ideal for those with equestrian interests as Beaufort Polo Club is close by and the property is within Monday country of The Duke of Beaufort's Hunt as well as being close to both Badminton and Gatcombe horse trials. Local facilities are catered for in Sherston, about 2 miles distant, while Malmesbury and Tetbury provide more comprehansive shopping. The larger centres of Cirencester and Bath easily accessible and provide a more extensive range of shopping and recreational facilities. Junctions 17 and 18 of the M4 provide easy access to London and Bristol, and there are regular rail service to London - Paddington from Kemble, about ten miles distant.

Directions to GL8 8QT

From Tetbury head south-west on the A433. At the entrance to the arboretum turn right signposted Westonbirt village. Take the next left towards the golf course and the house is towards the far end of the lane on your left hand side.

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Blount & Maslin

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