6 Bedroom Town House for sale in New Church Street, Tetbury
Located just a moments walk from Tetbury town centre, this handsome Grade II Listed townhouse displays an array of fine Georgian features with over 3,100 sq.ft. of accommodation. In need of restoration and available with no onward chain.
- Grade II Listed townhouse
- Superb Georgian features
- In need of restoring
- Town centre location
- 6 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
- 4 reception rooms
- Charming walled garden with sunny south-east aspect
- No onward chain
DESCRIPTION Oldham House is a handsome Grade II Listed townhouse located just a stone throw from Tetbury town centre. Believed to have been built in 1733, it is reputed the property was named after the Tetbury born satirical poet John Oldham. The property is a superb example of Georgian architecture displaying an abundance of Georgian features including ornate cornices, pilasters, sash windows and well-proportioned room sizes throughout. Today, the accommodation is in need of refurbishment and updating to restore this beautiful home to it's full potential. Spanning over three floors, the accommodation extends in all to a substantial 3,179 sq.ft. with the further addition of a cellar below.
The ground floor comprises a central entrance hall, drawing room with fireplace and adjoining sitting room, and a farmhouse style kitchen/dining room with original flagstone flooring and a gas fired Aga. At the rear, there is a garden room, utility room and downstairs cloakroom. On the first floor, there is a townhouse style living room with a further open fireplace. Arranged over the first and second floor, there are six double bedrooms. The principal bedroom is located on the first floor and is accompanied by a fitted dressing room and adjoining en-suite bathroom fully fitted with a shower and separate bath. A family bathroom is located on the top floor.
Oldham House has the delightful addition of a charming walled garden positioned at the rear. The garden is bound by high Cotswold stone walling providing privacy and benefits from a south-east facing aspect. Within the garden there is a Cotswold stone built shed for garden tools.
SITUATION Tetbury is a thriving historic Cotswold market town with much of it dating back to the 17th and 18th Centuries. The town has a broad range of shops and amenities for everyday needs as well as a number of quality antique shops, excellent hotels, restaurants and cafes within the town centre. Further everyday needs include a large supermarket, hospital, surgeries and post office whilst there are also excellent schools catering for all ages. Waitrose at Malmesbury and Cirencester.
Voted by Country Life magazine recently as the third most desirable town in the country, Tetbury is situated within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and is surrounded by delightful Cotswold Countryside where there are ample opportunities for walking, shooting and hunting.
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 Forest 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.
TENURE & SERVICES We understand the property is Freehold with mains gas central heating, mains drainage, water and electricity.