Sugley Lane, Horsley: £1,150,000
Set within some 7 acres of true Cotswold countryside, a beautiful barn conversion and separate self-contained cottage offering a superb opportunity for the keen equestrian or those seeking the outdoor life.
DESCRIPTION Set within some 7 acres of true Cotswold countryside, this beautiful barn conversion and separate self-contained cottage offer a superb opportunity for the keen equestrian or those seeking the outdoor life. Set within delightful formal gardens, Sugley Barn offers comfortable family accommodation extending to approximately 2,727 sq.ft which boasts a wealth of character with exposed beams, stone flagged and timber boarded floors, an Aga kitchen and a stunning Orangery. The accommodation is centred around a galleried landing over an impressive dining hall from where there are delightful far reaching views over the surrounding Cotswold hills and valleys and includes three/four bedrooms with a stylish en suite and family bathroom.
The self-contained cottage with character accommodation arranged on a single level provides a superb opportunity for letting purposes or perhaps as an annexe for a dependent relative or as an office for the home worker. Approached over a sweeping drive, the property has ample parking plus a double garage together with a useful workshop.
The land has a separate gated driveway leading up to a superb equestrian stable yard that includes both traditional stone stables and tack room plus further timber stables with both power and water. The gently sloping land comprises two large paddocks (2.79 acres plus 2.29 acres) divided by a mature wooded copse. The main paddock has been subdivided into smaller fenced and railed paddocks and turn out areas.
SITUATION Tickmorend is a small hamlet on the outskirts of Horsley set within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village of Horsley is approximately one mile away which offers a Parish Church, pub, community village shop and local primary school. The neighbouring small town of Nailsworth offers a wide selection of individual shops and services including an award winning delicatessen and bakery, florist, craft shops and supermarket. Stroud, the nearest principal township, provides further facilities including a main line railway with intercity services to London (Paddington). Educationally there is a wide choice of both state and private schools. The local prep school Beaudesert Park is at Minchinhampton Common, with Wycliffe College and Westonbirt School both within practical travelling distances. There are comprehensive schools at Stroud, Tetbury, Cirencester and Dursley, and two local grammar schools at Stroud.