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4 bedroom detached house for sale

The Common, Brimpsfield, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL4

Sold STC £795,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached House
  • Elevated Views
  • Scope to Modernise
  • Reception Hall
  • Sitting Room
  • Dining Room
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Shower Room
  • Bathroom & WC

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A detached family house constructed in the 1920s that occupies an elevated position on the edge of this Cotswold village and that is now being offered to the market for the first time in 48 years.

The principal accommodation on the ground floor comprises of a spacious reception hall, a sitting and dining room both with French windows offering views across fields towards the village church, a kitchen/breakfast room fitted with a range of pine units, a guest bedroom and a shower room. On the first floor, there are three evenly sized bedrooms offering wonderful views, a bathroom and separate WC. A ground floor boiler room completes the principal accommodation whilst the detached garage has an adjoining store room. Although the house has clearly been well maintained, it now offers scope for the new owner to modernise and tailor the accommodation to suit their requirements.


Brimpsfield enjoys an elevated position on the Cotswold escarpment centrally located within approximately 10 miles of Stroud, Cirencester, Cheltenham and Gloucester. The A417 provides easy access to the M4 and M5 motorways. Facilities include a church, village hall, Longdole Polo Club, cricket club and gardening society with events in the wider area including polo at Edgeworth and Cirencester Park, racing at Prestbury Park, eventing at Gatcombe and sailing at the Cotswold Water Park, together with shooting and fishing on local estates and golf at Cotswold Hills and Painswick Golf Clubs. Education options in the vicinity are particularly strong in both the private and state sectors with independent schools including Kings School, Wycliffe College, Cheltenham College, Cheltenham Ladies College and Dean Close whilst there are Grammar schools in Stroud, Gloucester and Cheltenham. Birdlip Primary School is recognised for its outstanding overall effectiveness and high standards of achievements.


Approached via an elegant gravelled driveway, the house stands in gardens extending to approximately 0.8 acres with well-stocked borders, level lawns, specimen and fruit trees and a vegetable plot all bounded by mature hedging, iron rail fencing and dry stone walls. An adjoining paddock with separate access from the lane extends to approximately 3.9 acres with an area of woodland beyond extending to approximately 1.1 acres.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
17 October 2016

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