Occupying a pretty Cotswold setting, nestled in a small country lane with elevated wooded views. This detached Victorian cottage is set within 0.4 acres of the most beautifully designed gardens and grounds which are naturally cared for. Having been modernised by the current owners, the property enjoys comprehensive and well presented accommodation. Two reception rooms lie to the front of the house with sash windows overlooking the front garden. Both enjoy feature fireplaces with woodburing stoves inset as well bespoke shelving and oak floors. A staircase from the sitting room rises to the first floor. The kitchen provides a range of wall and base units a free standing oven, hob and dishwasher, this opens to a most impressive oak and double glazed garden room enjoying a pretty aspect to the adjoining courtyard, views to the wooded valley beyond and providing room for dining. Also located on the ground floor is a utility/cloakroom and small conservatory opening the enclosed rear courtyard. All three bedrooms are positioned on the first floor and served by a family bathroom with shower over the bath. Two bedrooms easily accommodate king size beds as well as other furniture and provide built in storage. Both afford views to the front elevation and across the garden with pretty victorian fireplaces forming a focal point to each room. The third bedroom accommodates a double bed and similarly offers built in storage.
Set in 0.4 acres. A gravel driveway set behind a low Cotswold stone wall offers parking for two cars. The thoughtfully designed gardens and grounds are a huge asset to this pretty village home. Affording a southerly orientation, sun can be enjoyed from various points in the garden throughout the day, as well as the most wonderful valley views. A studio with light, power and wifi offers further versatile accommodation. Adjoining the studio is an enclosed courtyard flanked by mature flower borders which are a riot of colour. An additional sheltered courtyard lies immediately adjacent to the cottage. Beyond the studio lies the prettiest of ponds, providing a haven for wildlife including Newts. Rising above is a beautiful orchard planted with fruit trees, Crabapples and a wildlife meadow. In addition there is a small woodland planted with native trees and log piles for wildlife. Snowdrops, Crocasis, Daffodils and Tulips provide interest and colour throughout the year.
- Entrance Porch
- Sitting Room
- Study/Family Room
- Kitchen opening to Garden Room
- 3 Bedrooms
- Family Bathroom
- Parking gardens and grounds
Eastcombe is a pretty hilltop village located between the towns of Stroud and Cirencester and is ideally positioned for good access to Cheltenham and other major regional centres of employment. Unlike many Cotswold villages It has the traditional village pub and general stores/post office and is a friendly community with a sought after primary school and a highly regarded secondary school called Thomas Keble. A Doctors Surgery, Chemist and Tesco Metro are located in Nearby Bussage (1 mile). The village enjoys a bus service to Stroud. Nearby Stroud and Kemble Railway Stations provide a direct line to London Paddington (90 minutes). Stroud known for its twice weekly Farmers Market has four supermarkets, Stroud High and Marling Grammar schools, a multi-plex cinema and a Leisure Centre.
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Postcode: GL6 7EE
Viewing: Strictly by appointment through Whitaker Seager.
Fixtures and Fitting: Some mentioned in these sales particulars are included in the sale. All others are specifically excluded but may be made available by separate negotiation.
Local Authorities: Outside Stroud District Council. Council Tax Band E and EPC rating D
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