Offers in excess of £1,000,000


Windsmead, bread street, ruscombe, stroud, gl6 6el

In just under an acre of grounds this great family home enjoys panoramic views

The Property

Located in an enviable, private rural setting, delighting in outstanding panoramic views across open fields and Paganhill towards both Selsley and Rodborough Commons. A gated drive sweeps through the grounds to the front of the house where parking and a garage can be found. This detached 1930’s residence sits almost centrally within it’s beautiful plot measuring just under an acre. Having been renovated and extended by the current owners this much loved home offers well proportioned family accommodation with the outstanding far reaching aspect being enjoyed from all of the main rooms. The main entrance is through a small inner porch into a welcoming and impressive reception hall with wooden floor boards and a splendid staircase. From here access radiates into the 18 ft x 16 ft sitting room, study/home office, a magnificent 30 ft kitchen/breakfast room and cloakroom. The sitting room has an imposing stone fireplace and french doors opening out onto the large sun terrace. The kitchen/breakfast room is the central hub of the house. The formal dining room has a semi vaulted ceiling, tiled floor and french doors out onto the sun terrace; it could be used as a playroom. Upstairs the main bedroom has an ensuite as well as the guests bedroom. There are two further bedrooms and a family bathroom.


Set in Cotswold stone walling are electric gates opening onto the private drive which sweeps through the lawned and part wooded grounds to the front of the house. There is plenty of parking and access to a detached garage. At the rear, lies a majestic sun terrace running the full length of the house. From here the views are breathtaking. Below and to the side there are further lawns, established trees and shrubs. The neighbouring open fields surround the property.

  • 30ft Kitchen/breakfast room
  • Utility
  • Three reception rooms
  • Cloakroom
  • Two bedrooms with ensuites
  • Two further bedrooms
  • Family bathroom
  • Plenty of parking
  • Garage
  • Plot measuring 0.9 acres

Offers in excess of


Stroud railway station 2.4 miles
Painswick 4.7 miles
Gloucester 10.8 miles
Cheltenham 14.9 miles
Bristol 31.3 miles


Ruscombe is an attractive Cotswold village located on the outskirts of Stroud. A local community shop can be found in nearby Whiteshill in addition to the services of a Parish church, primary school and pub.  Other primary schools can be found in Randwick and Cashes Green. The nearest secondary school is Archway School found in Paganhill, in addition to two grammar schools Marling for boys and the High School for girls. Wycliffe College is the nearest independent school. Local pubs are Carpenters Arms at Westrip and the VIne Tree Inn in Randwick. The Whiteshill and Ruscombe village hall is positioned in Whiteshill.


Directions From Stroud travel on A419 towards Stonehouse on the Cainscross Road. At the roundabout take the third exit into Paganhill Lane. Drive up the hill going and at the mini roundabout turn left and then immediate left into Maypole Terrace. Continue for 1/2 a mile on Parkend which becomes Humphrey’s End.
At the top of the hill turn right in Ruscombe Road (Bread Street). Drive for approximately a 1/4 mile and the property will be found on the right hand side.


Useful Information

Tenure: Freehold
Postcode: GL6 6EL
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: Stroud District. Council Tax Band G and EPC rating D

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