Far End, Sheepscombe: £995,000
AVAILABLE NOW – A rare find in such a popular Cotswold village; open plan living, additional reception rooms, utility with laundry chute, walk-in larder, 2 en-suites, family bathroom, large driveway, detached double garage, level garden, 0.3 acre plot
READY TO MOVE INTO – BUILD COMPLETE NOVEMBER 2 2018
Lime Tree House is a stunning four bedroom detached new home built using traditional Cotswold stone, situated at the end of a private lane in the heart of Sheepscombe. The mixture of traditional materials and contemporary design provides very spacious, bright accommodation, with double garage, generous parking to the front, and landscaped rear garden with views across the valley.
The solid oak framed porch and front door have been made by local craftsmen. From the porch you enter the vaulted entrance hall with a striking grand oak staircase, the generous landing leads to an impressive Master bedroom with views across the valley, ensuite and walk in wardrobe, a guest bedroom with ensuite, two further double bedrooms, and family bathroom and large storage cupboard..
Downstairs, on the ground floor, the 27ft kitchen/dining room forms the heart of the house it is a very light and bright space, and has hand painted in-frame shaker units which will include integrated appliances and a raised oak breakfast bar. Accessed through double sliding doors there is a separate spacious living room with fireplace. Two sets of bi-folding doors open from the living and dining rooms onto a large terrace overlooking the garden and Sheepscombe valley.
Off the hallway is a large media room/office with fireplace, WC with separate shower room, unheated larder and wine store, and large utility room with external door leading to the garden and steps to the driveway.
Sheepscombe is set in a beautiful hidden valley near Painswick. Lime Tree House is located in a private position within Far End, a no through road leading to national trust woodland and the Ebworth Estate.
Whatever your interests, Sheepscombe has something to offer, there are many clubs and activities run from the picturesque village hall, including; barn dances, open gardens and teas, the village pantomime, fetes, fireworks displays, rural cinema, bridge nights, toddler groups, and WI to name a few. There is also the beautiful hilltop Cricket Club that have regular games and events.
Another hub of village life is The Butchers Arms, a traditional free house country pub and restaurant offering delicious food. There are quiz nights, international food nights and always a warm welcome.
Sheepscombe Primary School is in the heart of the village. Independent and secondary schools locally include Kings School, Beaudesert Park School, Wycliffe College, Wynstones Steiner-Waldorf School, Cheltenham College, Dean Close, and Cheltenham Ladies College. There are also grammar schools in Stroud, Gloucester and Cheltenham.
The surrounding area offers Painswick "Queen of the Cotswolds" which is 2 miles away, there are beautiful walks throughout the area and a golf course at Painswick Beacon. Stroud boasts the famous farmers market every Saturday and Cheltenham has numerous arts, food and horse racing festivals throughout the year.
Excellent transport links via M4/M5, and London Paddington is 95 minutes (approx.) from Stroud by train.
HEATING AND EFFICIENCY
LPG system boiler (Worcester Bosch Greenstar 35CDi Classic system ErP with Wave Compensator)
Triple glazed aluminium doors and windows
House approximate gross internal area – 279.1 / 3004 sq ft
Garage approximate gross internal area – 35.40 / 381 sq ft
Total approximate gross internal area – 314.50 / 3385.25 sq ft
All measurements are approximate and for display purposes only
Due to limited access during construction, all viewings and visits to site must be strictly by appointment with the agent.