North Nibley: Guide Price £995,000
SOLD – SIMILAR PROPERTIES REQUIRED – Hidden away on the edge of the Cotswolds with stunning views over the surrounding countryside, a beautifully presented equestrian/ residential dwelling comprising 5 Bedrooms including 2 bedroom annexe with indoor swimming pool, gym complex, 5 Stables & Menage and land extending in all to around 3.48 acres Joint agents Voyce Pullin.
THE PROPERTY Corner Cottage is an attractive equestrian/residential property beautifully located in a hidden valley on the edge of The Cotswolds and provides a superb ‘lifestyle’ opportunity with a delightful house, swimming pool, outbuildings, stables and land. The original period cottage has been beautifully refurbished and is currently divided into a 3 bedroom dwelling with a 2 bedroom annexe but being separated only by a glazed partition, it could easily be reverted to a 5 bedroom dwelling. The high specification finish includes the extensive use of English Green Oak flooring and internal doors, woodburners with stone fireplaces and highly specified bathrooms and kitchens with black granite work surfaces. The well-stocked landscaped gardens were designed by the late Lesley Rosser and are a particularly attractive feature of the property.
This delightful property is located on the lower slopes of Warren Hill in the Cotswold Hills on the outskirts of the village of North Nibley amidst rolling Cotswold countryside and enjoying south facing views over the surrounding area. North Nibley is within a mile and has a local post office/store and village inn.
The larger centre of Wotton-under-Edge is located 3 miles to the south. Access to the motorway network (M5 Junction 14 and M4 Junction 18) give excellent links to London, Bristol, Cheltenham and Birmingham. There are rail connections at Dursley/Cam and Bristol. Local State Schools include North Nibley Primary School and Katherine Lady Berkeley Secondary School, Private Schools include Beaudesert Park, Westonbirt, Wycliffe and Wynstones (Steiner School).
The property benefits from good access to Stinchcombe Hill and Cotswold Edge golf courses, Cheltenham Racecourse, Beaufort Polo Club, Calcot Manor Health Spa, Tetbury, Cirencester and The Cotswolds in general. The property is ideally situated for all equestrian pursuits with excellent local hacking and various equestrian events and competitions for all levels held in the vicinity – including Gatcombe and Badminton Horse Trials.
The property sits on a plot extending to c.3.48 acres consisting of 3 pasture paddocks, gardens and grounds.
The property boasts a wide variety of outbuildings which includes a detached two storey building with integral garage,utility room and home gym with an open plan area on the first floor with sauna and shower and a decked area with hot tub outside. A superb indoor swimming pool complex housed within a beautiful oak framed building includes a diving depth pool with motorised pool cover, water jet; showers and changing facilities whilst glazed timber doors open onto a permanent BBQ area.
The equestrian facilities include a block of 5 timber stables with yard space, outdoor Manège (40m x 20m) with basalt and rubber all weather surface and fodder store with electric roller shutter doors. In addition there are 3 car ports, a workshop and a useful large playroom/office.