4 Bedroom Detached House for sale in Owlpen, Nr Uley
A truly rare opportunity - Nestled amongst rolling Cotswold countryside with far reaching views in a superb valley location, this detached period home offers a great deal of potential together with a range of outbuildings and 0.33 acre plot. Land available by further negotiation.
- Detached Period Home
- Rarely Available Rural Location
- Superb views over the Uley Valley
- Scope for updating
- Range of useful outbuildings
- 3/4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms
- 2 Receptions
- Ample Parking
- Good Sized Gardens
- Land available by further negotiation
DESCRIPTION Summerfield is a detached Cotswold stone-built period house located in an outstanding and rarely available rural location at Owlpen, situated near the large village of Uley. Adjoining Owlpen Farm, the property commands some truly superb 360-degree views over the stunning surrounding rolling valley and wooded Cotswold countryside. There is easy access onto public footpaths which lead through the countryside to Uley and its village amenities, and into the surrounding woodland.
The property offers spacious accommodation arranged principally over two floors with an attic floor above extending in all to 2,213 sq.ft. The property offers ample scope for updating and upgrading together with a good range of useful outbuildings with further development potential (subject to planning). The well-proportioned ground floor layout includes a kitchen open plan to the dining room with views over the valley. The living room has a fireplace and a further snug area. On the first floor, there are three double bedrooms plus a spacious landing which can serve as a study. There is a family bathroom in additional to an en-suite bathroom to the principal bedroom. The top floor attic provides potential to create a fourth bedroom.
Summerfield is accessed through a five-bar timber gate and is set within a sizable third of an acre plot. There is a large, gravelled parking area for several vehicles in front of the house. The garden is laid to the front and side of the house adjoining fields and woodland. The garden is predominately laid to lawn interspersed with fruit trees and flower beds, bound by beech hedging and stone walling. A 1.5 acre paddock is available by further negotiations. Please ask the agent for details.
TENURE & SERVICES We understand the property is Freehold with oil fired heating, mains water and cesspit drainage shared with Summerfield Cottage.
SITUATION The property is situated in a beautiful unspoilt spot on the rural edge of the village of Uley in a discreet hamlet called Owlpen. Uley is a very pretty and sought after Cotswold village on the lower slopes of the Cotswold escarpment in an area designated as of outstanding natural beauty. The village has a strong community spirit and a good number of amenities which include a post office/store, village hall, excellent primary school and village pub, playgroup, doctor's surgery, The Prema Arts Centre and Cafe. A wider range of shopping facilities can be found in the nearby town of Dursley along with the well regarded Rednock secondary school. The Cotswold towns of Stroud and Tetbury also have more extensive range of shopping facilities along with independent grammar schools. The property is well located for travel throughout the South West including Gloucester, Bristol, Bath and Cheltenham with the M5/M4 motorway network within easy reach. Main line railway stations can be found at Stroud, Stonehouse and nearby Cam.