Whelford, Fairford, Gloucestershire, GL7


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  • Bedrooms: 3
An attractive, period cottage with outside home office, enjoying a pleasant position with views over fields and sitting in a generous size garden.

Colletts Bridge Cottage South is a charming three-bedroom, semi-detached family home, nestling in the small village of Whelford. The property is between the market town of Fairford and Kempsford and sits on a generous plot. The cottage enjoys a pleasant outlook and has accommodation over three floors, with the added benefit of a very useful home office in the garden. Both the cottage and outside office are supplied with Gigaclear Super fast broadband 100 Mbps.

The accommodation briefly comprises of an entrance hall with door into the sitting room, here there is a feature fireplace with open grate. There is a snug/small dining area. The kitchen/family room has a generous range of units, with working surfaces over, ample room for a table and access to the rear garden via a stable door. Just off the hallway there is bedroom three which has an en-suite cloakroom with storage and shelving space.

At first floor level there is a generous master bedroom and good size family bathroom. There are stairs to the second floor, where there is an additional bedroom.

Outside, there is a well-stocked flower and shrub border to the front. A pathway leads to the front door, this leads down the side of the property and into the rear garden. The garden is a particular fine feature of the cottage, it is well enclosed, laid mainly to lawn and offers a choice of areas to sit and relax.

Whelford village is close to Faiford and approximately 10 miles from Cirencester. Most of the Parish lies on very flat land with extensive gravel workings having been carried out over the years, now providing water sports facilities. Whelford has a farm shop, church and village hall. It is surrounded by many country walks as well as a nature reserve. Nearby Kempsford which is in walking distance has a village pub, a Preschool and a primary school.

Nearby Fairford is an attractive market town situated on the edge of the Cotswolds in the beautiful Coln Valley. It is located within the Cotswold Water Park, offering a wide range of water and land-based activities and nationally recognised as an important conservation and wildlife study area.

Another feature of Fairford is the range and extent of a web of Public Rights of Way both within the town and beyond with footpaths to Quenington and Lechlade.

The town has an active local community and benefits from a range of shops in the centre of the town where there is ample free parking. There is also a regular market every Wednesday. St Mary's Church is beautiful dating back to 1497 and boasts that its stained-glass windows are 'the only complete set of late medieval glass in a parish church in the country'.

There is good state schooling available for children of all ages, from Nursery and Pre-School to completing A levels. There are also independent schools in surrounding areas and with Fairford Church of England School recently being awarded 'outstanding' by Ofsted.

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