Property details

Priory Way, Tetbury

Guide Price:


  • Substantial Detached Family
  • Approximately 1 acre plot
  • In need of modernisation
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 receptions
  • For sale by Informal Tender

Priory Way, Tetbury: Guide Price £850,000

A substantial and completely individual detached house set within delightful gardens approaching an acre in superb location within easy walking distance of the town centre. The property now requires modernisation but has huge potential within its large plot for extension and redevelopment.

DESCRIPTION This unique home occupies a prime position in the heart of Tetbury in a private location within a large plot approaching an acre in all. The property was built by Holborow & Sons of Tetbury in 1956 by the current owners as their own home and they have remained in residence ever since. The property is built of reconstructed Cotswold stone from the local Cotswold Dale Stone Company and was sympathetically extended in 1964 to one side. The house, which has been well maintained, is in near original condition and now offers tremendous scope for further extension and modernisation. Many original features remain today include stone fireplaces, parquet floors, an oak staircase, oak internal and external doors and the original kitchen and pantry. The light and airy accommodation extends to 2486 sq.ft and includes four bedrooms, a purpose built snooker room, two bathrooms and three reception rooms.

Externally, the house has a lovely gated entrance with ample driveway leading to a garage/workshop, further integral garage and parking area. The delightful walled and fenced gardens extend in all to 0.89 acre and include expansive lawns, many mature trees and a fruit and vegetable garden. Within the rear garden is a heated covered swimming pool.

SITUATION Situated in Tetbury’s prime residential area, this unique home is within a 5 minute walk from the town centre and occupies an excellent private location with south facing views to The Priory and over the town itself. Tetbury is a thriving and historic market town situated within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty surrounded by delightful Cotswold Countryside. The town centre offers a broad range of shops and amenities for everyday needs as well as a number of quality antique shops, excellent hotels, restaurants and cafes. Further everyday needs include a large supermarket, hospital, surgeries and post office whilst there are also excellent schools catering for all ages. Conveniently located less than half an hour from both the M4 and M5 motorway, Tetbury is within easy reach of Cirencester, Cheltenham, Bath, Bristol and Swindon. Close by is the beautiful Forestry Commission run Westonbirt Arboretum and Prince Charles’ Highgrove Estate. There is good access to nearby Kemble Railway Station which provides regular fast services to London and other regional centres.

METHOD OF SALE The property is to be sold by ‘Informal Tender’. All interested parties are requested to submit their interest and offer, preferably in writing or by email to the selling agents by noon on Wednesday 17th June 2015. Interested parties must provide the buyers name and address, offer amount and all conditions attached to the offer (i.e. Subject to contract, survey etc) and details of any finance required to undertake the purchase (subject to sale, cash purchase or lending required etc).
All bids will be considered based upon the merits of each offer. The vendors reserve the right not to accept any offer and the highest offer may not necessarily be considered the best offer.

VIEWING Strictly by appointment with the agents James Pyle & Co – Telephone 01666 840886. Set viewing times may apply.

Please note that all streetview positions are approximate, and that streetview may not always be available for some remote locations.

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