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4 bedroom house for sale


Sold STC £850,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A Discreetly Located Great Family Home
  • With approx 3 and a 1/2 Acre Grounds
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Large Conservatory
  • Four Bedrooms, One With En Suite
  • Family Bathroom
  • Double Garage and Workshops

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Discreetly located, The Cote is an extended cottage with large grounds in greenbelt and with extensive views from the first floor over Thornbury and the Severn Vale. With accommodation including a large reception hall, three reception rooms, kitchen/breakfast room and a large conservatory on the ground floor and four bedrooms including one en suite and a family bathroom, this is a great family home. Outside the large and level gardens extend to approximately three and a half acres and include a double garage, two very large workshops and a static caravan.

Situated just off the A38, Alveston and Rudgeway have a population of around 3000. Developed around the old village, mainly in the 1960’s and 1970’s, Alveston has a small arcade of shops including an award winning butcher, a greengrocer, pharmacy and general store, as well as an 8 til late convenience store located elsewhere in the village. There are two pubs in Alveston and Rudgeway, a pub/hotel and an independent hotel and the village also has a primary school and a secondary school, church and village hall.


Entered via uPVC double glazed door into:

Reception Vestibule  

With window to the side, radiator, ceramic tiled floor, half glazed door with side panels into:

Entrance Hall  

Large entrance hall with wooden floor, window to the side, two radiators, picture rails, telephone point, bull spot lighting, stairs to the first floor, doors to the sitting room, kitchen/breakfast room, dining room and study.

Sitting Room  

Entered via double doors with stained glass inset with dual aspect windows overlooking the drive and garden, cast iron fire surround with wood burning stove inset, slate hearth, two radiators, wall light points, T.V. point, double French doors into conservatory.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room  

Kitchen Area  

Refitted a few years ago with cream shaker style wall and floor cabinets fitted to three sides with light blue granite composite worksurfaces over, one and a half bowl single drainer sink unit, 'Aga', plumbing for dishwasher, doorway into rear hall and wide arch into:

Breakfast Room  

With window overlooking the garden, fitted unit with shelving and glass door, glass door into:


A lovely large double glazed conservatory with tiled floor, double doors leading out into the garden.

Rear Lobby  

With radiator, doors into utility, cloakroom and dining room.


With cream wall and floor units fitted to three sides with rolled edge laminated worksurfaces over, single drainer sink unit, plumbing for washing machine, 'Worcester Greenstar' wall mounted gas boiler, ceramic floor tiles, co-ordinated wall tiles, window overlooking the garden and double glazed door leading out to the side garden, radiator and access to the loft.


With white suite comprising close coupled W.C., fitted floor cabinets with wash hand basin inset, radiator, obscure glazed window to the side.

Dining Room  

With cast iron fireplace with period style tiled inset and hearth and moulded wooden mantel shelf (chimney in place but fire never used by present owner), bay window to the rear with views over the garden and countryside beyond, wall light point, picture rail, T.V. point, radiator and door to the hall.


With window onto the drive and double glazed door to the driveway, radiator, access to the loft.

First Floor  


With radiator and walk in airing cupboard with hot water tank, all bedrooms leading off.

Master Suite  

With bay window with far reaching views across the garden and farmland, over Thornbury town to the river and Gloucestershire hills beyond, range of fitted bedroom furniture including three double wardrobes, radiator, telephone point, door with step down into:

En Suite  

With white suite comprising panelled bath with shower over, fitted cabinets with cupboards and drawers and wash hand basin inset into double cabinets below, close coupled W.C., chrome towel rail/radiator, wall tiling, window to the rear.

Bedroom 2  

Window to the side, feature cast iron fireplace (flue blocked off), built in triple wardrobe, further cupboard overstairs, radiator, access to the loft.

Bedroom 3  

With dual aspect windows with views over the garden and neighbouring farmland, radiator, built in recessed double wardrobe with recessed chest of drawer units.

Bedroom 4  

With dual aspect windows with great views over the garden and to the side over Thornbury to the river and beyond, recessed double wardrobe with recessed chest of drawer unit, radiator and access to the loft.


With a white suite comprising panelled bath, wash hand basin, shower cubicle with 'Showerforce 2000' shower, close coupled W.C., ladder towel rail/radiator, ceramic tiling, window to the side with views over the garden to the river and beyond.



The property sits in large level gardens that have been well maintained and developed by the current owners. They include a orchard, deep borders and large island beds, all stocked with a variety of shrubs, trees, perennials and annuals. There are also several patios/seating areas, set to make the most of the sun and garden. There is also a small secret sun garden area with summer house. Greenhouse. The property has two drive accesses, the main one having electric gates running along the edge of the orchard and opening onto a circular drive area with branches off, one leading to a large gravelled parking area in front of the double garage and workshop. The other access is a vehicular right of way through the adjacent property The Chalet House onto Thornbury Hill.

Double Garage  

Adjacent to the property with electric up and over doors, power and light, store room to the side.


The second branch leads to a further parking area by two very large workshops/further garaging approx 37' x 20' (11.27m x 6.09m) and 36'3" x 18' 9" (11.04m x 5.70m) which have power and light, one with cloakroom.

Static Caravan  

An old static caravan with power, water and toilet.


From our office proceed up Thornbury High Street and on up Alveston Hill. At the top of the hill just before The Ship Hotel turn left into Old Gloucester Road and then just after the second house on the left turn left into a private drive which leads on to The Cote.

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
07 October 2016


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