A delightful country cottage with exceptional views.
Guide price: £495,000
Location: Lower Dowdeswell
Living spaces: 2
Vendor's thoughts: "We have grown as a family in this beautiful cottage over the last 13 years, having fallen in love with the views, character, location and the potential to develop the house into the fabulous space it has become. We are lucky to have such wonderful neighbours and have seen our children grow in the local primary and outstanding Cotswold Academy schools nearby."
In a nutshell: A fabulous cottage in a superb location. The views are just breathtaking!
2 Hill Cottages is located along a quiet country lane surrounded by impressive countryside. The rolling fields and exceptional landscape make this the perfect location for country walks and a breath of fresh air.
Conveniently located, the property is close to both Cheltenham and Cirencester.Cheltenham is a short drive north and not only offers excellent shopping and dining, it is also host to fabulous literary, jazz and food festivals, and of course horse racing.Known as the “Capital of the Cotswolds”, Cirencester is a hub of vibrant cultural life known for its beautiful limestone townhouses, exciting boutiques, restaurants, cafes and twice weekly markets.
The nearby creation of Dowdeswell Park and its vision to include a food market, artisan bakers, and various outdoor activities for people of all ages and abilities to be active, enjoy and connect with nature will be a wonderful attribute to the area.
Sporting opportunities are abundant in the area with nearby golf courses in, Cheltenham, Baunton, and Naunton Downs; bridle paths are plentiful; sailing and water sports can be enjoyed at the Cotswold Water Park.
Sitting within the catchment of The Cotswold School the area o ers an excellent choice of schooling, including outstanding State and Grammar Schools, as well as a wide range of impressive private schools.
Communications in the area are excellent with high-speed internet and easy access to major hubs and international airports in the South West, the Midlands and London, via the M4 and M5 motorways and well connected direct train services.
Cheltenham 4 miles (direct train to London Paddington) - M5 (Junction 11A) 9 miles - Cirencester 12.5 miles
This superb country cottage is nestled in the heart of the Cotswolds in a quiet hamlet with some of the most spectacular views. Lovingly renovated it is a beautiful and welcoming family home.
The sitting room is an inviting room and features an open replace with a wood burner, ideal for the colder months of the year. Thoughtfully laid out, the open plan kitchen/ family room is a bright and contemporary space and as the heart of the home it is ideal for entertaining family and friends. The current owners have been mindful to create a practical yet comfortable space for the family. Bi-folding doors lead to the terrace and garden, creating a seamless transition between cosy inside living and the outdoor space with views over the adjacent elds. A cloakroom/ utility room is a useful addition to the ground oor living space.
Upstairs, the spacious master bedroom enjoys uninterrupted views of the surrounding countryside. A double bedroom and a further single bedroom are across the landing along with a family bathroom.
Outside, the delightful garden, predominantly laid to lawn and surrounded by herbaceous borders, is a quiet and relaxing spot and the terrace I superb for BBQs and al fresco dining. There is a separate detached garage a few yards from the house which provides excellent additional storage and, subject to obtain
the necessary planning consents, could be converted to provide additional living space.
Private parking can be found to the front of the cottage and adjacent to the garage and the nearest footpath is only a stone’s throw away for those country walks!
Council Tax Band E & EPC rating C.
Tenure: Freehold. Services: Mains water and electricity. Private drainage. Oil-fired central heating.
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