3 Bedroom Semi-Detached House for sale in Vicarage Street, Painswick
An ideal second home set within the beautiful Cotswold village of Painswick - This former chapel has been restored and presented to a beautiful standard with excellent character accommodation of 1,248.sq.ft and a low maintenance courtyard garden.
- Semi-Detached Period Home
- Former Chapel
- Character Accommodation
- Sympathetically Restored & Updated
- 3 Bedrooms
- Living Room & Study
- Award Winning Bespoke Kitchen
- Stylish Modern Bathroom
- Courtyard Garden
- Walking distance to amenities
DESCRIPTION Tythe Cottage is an unique semi-detached period home set within the Cotswold village of Painswick within walking distance to amenities and some breath-taking countryside walks. Formerly a chapel serving the neighbouring property, the cottage has the most deceptive appearance opening to incredible characterful accommodation which the current owners have lovingly restored and improved, finished to a beautiful standard. The accommodation extends in all to 1,248 sq.ft. and features excellent ceiling height throughout with the original chapel stone mullion windows allowing for plenty of natural light.
On the ground floor, an entrance hall has a feature fireplace and a newly installed WC/utility room off. The impressive living room showcases parquet flooring and a fireplace with wood burning stove inset completed with fitted shelves and storage either side. Double timber doors open to the kitchen/dining room which is a particular feature of the property fitted with bespoke eco friendly units made by award winning 'Sustainable Kitchens'. The kitchen designed at Tythe Cottage was notably featured for the award nomination. There is a Rayburn cooker, double Belfast sink, built-in dishwasher and an excellent double pantry. Also on the ground floor, there is a versatile study which can also be utilised as a fourth bedroom if required. An elegant staircase leads up to the first floor where there are three bedrooms all with built-in storage. The stylish bathroom has been refitted with a separate bath and rain-fall shower.
The cottage has a delightful south-east facing courtyard which is fully enclosed by high stone walling creating a good degree of privacy. Laid to patio with well established shrubs, the garden is perfect for easy low maintenance. On street parking is readily available.
The property would make an ideal second home and is located just a stone throw away from a public footpath which accesses the outstanding rolling Cotswold countryside which has inspired many authors and poets.
SITUATION Painswick is known as 'Queen of the Cotswolds' and is a very attractive large village, situated in the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and surrounded by particularly unspoilt countryside. The 15th Century Church, with its famous surrounding clipped yew trees, dominates this settlement with its ancient streets of stone cottages and houses. The village has a good range of shops, pubs and a hotel with more comprehensive shopping, commercial and recreational amenities in nearby Cheltenham, Cirencester and Stroud. An excellent choice of private schools in the area include Cheltenham College, Cheltenham Ladies College, Beaudesert Park, and Wycliffe College. There is aso a wide choice of excellent primary, grammar and secondary schools. Fast trains from Stroud reach London Paddington in as little as an hour and thirty five minutes and the M5 is about five miles to the east of Stroud giving good access to the West Country and Midlands whilst the A417 is readily accessible linking the M4 & M5. Ample local sporting opportunities including a number of golf courses and National Hunt racing at Cheltenham and excellent walks in the surrounding countryside including The Cotswold Way.
TENURE & SERVICES We understand the property is Freehold with gas fired central heating, mains drains, water and electricity.
AGENTS NOTE Under section 21 of the Estate Agents Act, we hereby give notice that one of the vendors of this property is a member of staff at James Pyle & Co.