4 Bedroom Detached House for sale in Bencombe, Uley
Situated in a magnificent rural location, away from passing traffic with a beautiful wooded backdrop and far reaching views of the surrounding Cotswold Hills, this excellent family house offers 1850 sq.ft of accommodation with further scope to enlarge together with some 3.2 acres of paddocks, equestrian facilities, double garage, double carport and home office.
- Detached Modern Farmhouse
- Magnificent Peaceful Rural Location
- Outstanding views over the Cotswold escarpment
- 4 Double Bedrooms
- 2 Receptions
- 2 Bathrooms
- Double Garage, Double Carport & Home Office
- 4 Paddocks
- Wraparound Gardens
DESCRIPTION Bencombe Farm is situated within a magnificent rural location with a beautiful, wooded backdrop surrounded by the Cotswold escarpment boasting outstanding 360-degree far-reaching views and set well away from passing traffic. Built in 1992 of Cotswold stone, the property offers excellent family sized accommodation of some 1,850 sq.ft. together with 3.2 acres of paddocks appealing to those seeking the idyllic country lifestyle.
Internally, the accommodation features well-proportioned rooms set around a galleried entrance hall. The large living room is triple aspect with a fireplace as the focal point, whilst double doors connect to the second reception room. The spacious kitchen/dining room has fitted units and enjoys a lovely outlook across the paddocks. Off the kitchen, there is a WC, utility room and access through to the double garage. Upstairs, there are four double bedrooms, three of which with fitted wardrobes. There is a family bathroom as well as an en-suite shower room to the principal bedroom. Subject to planning, there is scope to extend the first floor accommodation above the garage, or equally incorporate the garage as ground floor accommodation if required.
The total grounds extend to 3.2 acres comprising of wraparound gardens and four paddocks divided with stock fencing arranged to the front and western side of the property. The paddocks are mostly flat suitable for equestrian use with two field shelters and water connections. The property is accessed via a long driveway set well away from the lane. The driveway sweeps up to the property where there is ample private parking for numerous vehicles in addition to the double garage, whilst a newly constructed double carport is cleverly designed as multipurpose with stable partitions to create two stables if desired, ideal for the winter months. There is also a useful timber constructed home office adjacent to the house which benefits from power. The majority of the garden lies to the rear of the house with a south-east facing aspect adjoining open fields. The garden has been landscaped with a sunken patio terrace and raised lawn.
SITUATION The property is situated in the most magnificent rural location, off the beaten track and away from passing traffic with a beautiful wooded backdrop and far reaching views of the surrounding unspoilt Cotswold Hills and landscape. The pretty village of Uley is within 3/4 mile and is situated on the lower slopes of the Cotswold escarpment in an area designated of one 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. Uley 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.
TENURE & SERVICES We understand the property is Freehold with oil fired central heating, private drainage, mains water and electricity.