Mount Morris

Offers in excess of £875,000


mount morris, cowswell lane, bussage, stroud, gl6 8au

a detached period home offering flexible accommodation for multi generational living, set in 1/3 of an acre and occupying a pretty village setting with elevated views.

The Property

Tucked away in a pretty Cotswold village setting, with elevated views across the valley lies this detached period home. Having been extended by the existing owners the house enjoys flexible accommodation that is well designed for multi generational living, with a connecting wing either offering use as an annexe or an extension to the living space of the main home. Generous accommodation measuring 2876 sq ft resides across two floors. The original main front entrance and rear reception hall both open to an inner hallway off which doors lead to the living space and stairs rise to the first floor. The family kitchen with central island has been fitted with shaker style units and is open plan to the dining room. The room enjoys a feature fireplace and bay window overlooking the front garden and view beyond, the formal sitting room similarly enjoys a bay window, rural outlook and focal fireplace with woodburning stove inset. A door from the hallway leads to a useful utility room that in turn connects to the annexe/additional living space, this comprises kitchen, sitting room opening to conservatory, study/downstairs bedroom 7 and a contemporary shower room. A door opens to the side of the property and provides independent access to the annexe if required. From the first floor landing doors open to all bedrooms and a generous family bathroom. The main bedroom is fitted with a range of built in wardrobes, is served by an en-suite bathroom and enjoys an elevated outlook across the valley. A further three bedrooms are served by a family bathroom with free standing cast iron bath and separate show cubicle. A connecting door on the landing opens to an additional two bedrooms with one benefiting from an en-suite shower room. A second staircase leads down to ground floor of the annexe.


A gated tarmac driveway leads to a detached garage, both of which offer parking for several vehicles. Gardens extend to three side of the house with a level lawn positioned to the rear of the property, providing the ideal spot for children to play. A Cotswold stone outbuilding offers useful storage, whilst a greenhouse is tucked behind the garage. Further landscaped gardens lie to the front of the property, laid to lawn the area is interspersed with pretty flower borders which are currently a riot of colour. A raised paved terrace with summer house offers the ideal spot for outside dining and entertaining and opportunity to take in the wonderful view. Beyond the lawn lies pleached fruit trees, a garden shed and a pedestrian gate leading onto the lane. The Total plot measure 1/3 of an acre.

• Reception Hall & Inner Hall
• Kitchen Opening Into Dining Room/Family Room
• Sitting Room
• Utility Room
• Annexe, Kitchen, Sitting Room Opening To Conservatory
• Study/Downstairs Bedroom 7
• 6 Bedrooms
• 4 Bathroom/Shower Rooms
• Gardens & Views
• Garage & Gated Driveway

Offers in excess of


Within easy reach:
Stroud - 5.6 miles
Cirencester - 10.4 miles
Cheltenham - 14.5 miles
Gloucester - 17.2 miles
Kemble Railway Station - 10.7 miles
Agents note - Please be advised that the property is currently on a private drainage system that will need upgrading to comply with current guidelines.


Located in the old village of Bussage, conveniently located for access to Stroud, Cirencester and Cheltenham. Bussage offers a range of amenities including Tesco supermarket, Fithwood Doctor’s Surgery, Boots Pharmacy and a Chinese Takeaway. Nearby Stroud offers more extensive facilities including three supermarkets, independent high street shops, bars and restaurants. There is also an award winning weekly farmers market. Neighbouring villages of Chalford, France Lynch and Eastcombe provide further public houses, shops and cafes. Stroud has two grammar schools for boys and girls, whilst Thomas Keble Secondary school is also a popular choice. Bussage benefits from its own Primary School as do the neighbouring villages. A choice of independent schools are also nearby such as Beaudesert Park School in Minchinhampton, Wycliffe College in Stonehouse and the prestigious Cheltenham College and Cheltenham Ladies College. Mainline Railway services run direct to London Paddington from both Stroud and Kemble stations.


Useful Information

Tenure: Freehold
Postcode: GL6 8AU
Viewing: Strictly by appointment through Whitaker Seager.
Fixtures and Fittings: Only those items mentioned are included. All other items are specifically excluded, although some may be available by separate negotiation if required.
Local Authorities: Stroud District Council. Council Tax Band G and EPC rating D

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