3 Bedroom Detached House for sale in Holloway Road, Bisley
Situated within the pretty Cotswold village of Bisley and surrounded by Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty countryside, this detached Grade II Listed period cottage dates to the early 18th Century and has ample scope for modernising/developing subject to planning. No onward chain
- Grade II Listed Detached Cottage
- Sought after Cotswold village
- Scope for improving
- 3 Bedrooms plus Study
- Living Room with Fireplace
- Kitchen & Utility Room
- Good Sized Terraced Gardens
- Walking distance to amenities
- No onward chain
DESCRIPTION Moreland Cottage is a detached Grade II Listed period home located within the heart of the pretty Cotswold village of Bisley just a short stroll away from this popular village's amenities and access into the surrounding Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty rolling countryside. Moreland Cottage dates back to early 18th Century with the original cottage built of natural stone with period features including mullion windows and inglenook fireplace. The property has been within the same family ownership for two generations and has evolved over this time with various extensions to create a flexible family home. Today, the property offers excellent scope for improving and general modernising.
Spanning over three floors, the accommodation extends in all to 1,241 sq.ft. and comprises principally on the ground floor of an original living room with wood burning stove, a fitted kitchen/breakfast room and a utility room/entrance hall. On the first floor, there are two double bedrooms and family bathroom with shower over bath. At the rear, a study has French doors to the garden and further stairs leading up to a top floor bedroom and shower room. The study has a range of versatile uses, originally designed as a self-contained annexe suite. The original attic is fully boarded with skylights and exposed beams providing scope for further conversion if required subject to planning.
Moreland Cottage has delightful terraced gardens which, just like the house, have evolved over the years. At the rear of the cottage, steps up from the entrance hall lead to a large raised patio and a disused swimming pool whilst to the side there is a sunny lawn and decked area which has further steps up to a large terrace of which has been used as a vegetable garden in recent years and enjoys lovely rooftop views over the village. On street parking is readily available. Please note, there is a right of way allowing access for the neighbour over the garden.
SITUATION Bisley is a quintessential Cotswold village situated within an elevated position in an area of outstanding natural beauty, surrounded by rolling countryside and only a few miles East of Stroud. Wells Road itself is famous for its namesake Wells, seven Grade II Listed water spouts set underneath the slope below All Saints Church with water running from the Seven Springs and hosts the 'Dressing of the Wells' each year. Bisley has an excellent sense of community along with a range of amenities including a popular primary school, village hall, two pubs and a village shop/post office. The market town of Stroud has a further range of facilities of supermarkets, local boutique stores, a hospital and the award winning weekly farmers market. Stroud railway station has regular direct lines to London Paddington and the South West. The M5 is located within 10 miles away providing easy commute to Gloucester, Bristol, Bath and Birmingham, and the M4. The property is well located for sporting facilities, including an excellent golf course at Minchinhampton, racing at Cheltenham and Bath, and rugby at Gloucester. The surrounding countryside provides fantastic walking and riding along a network of bridleways and footpaths.