4 bedroom detached house for sale

Whitecourt, Uley, Dursley, Gloucestershire, GL11

Guide Price £650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Kitchen/breakfast room
  • Drawing room
  • Family room
  • Study
  • Master bedroom en suite
  • 3 further bedrooms
  • Family bathroom
  • Garden
  • Parking

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A dramatic chapel conversion with a stylish interior

Location

The unspoilt village of Uley lies in a picturesque hidden valley on the edge of the Cotswold escarpment and half a mile from the Cotswold Way. There are a number of fine Georgian houses surrounding the village green as well as The Old Crown pub. Overlooking Uley and dominating the skyline is the ancient hill fort of Uley Bury. This is the most commanding Iron Age hill fort in the Cotswolds from which there are magnificent views over the Severn Valley. The village is blessed with a large and well-attended church, an equally popular local brewery, a post office/village shop, a doctors surgery and a primary school. A generous range of supermarkets can be found at Stroud and there are numerous antiques shops and boutiques in Tetbury.

Description

The Old Chapel is a Grade II listed former Methodist church with a date stone indicating that it was constructed in 1790. It is built of course stone with dressed stone quoins and charming gothic windows. It was closed in 1972 and converted to a residential property in the 1990s. It has been converted with considerable flair and imagination and now provides dramatic accommodation with a very light 40' x 30' drawing room and a superb Clive Christian style fitted kitchen/breakfast room and four generous bedrooms upstairs.
OUTSIDE
The house is approached off a small country lane through gates leading to a gravelled parking area for 3/4 cars. It should be noted that there is lapsed planning permission for the construction of a garage. The gardens surround the property on three sides and the current owners have made a particular effort in landscaping the garden to provide a family friendly space. They have created an enclosed patio area which is accessed from the kitchen with a more formally planted garden to the front of the property. This area has a delightful eating area, well-stocked flower borders and is otherwise predominantly laid to lawn.

Square Footage: 3,236 sq ft

Directions

From Cirencester take the A433 west to Tetbury. In Tetbury, where the road bends to the left, turn right, signposted to Kingscote, on the A4135. Cross over the crossroads at the Calcot Manor traffic lights. Follow this road for approximately 2.5 miles and then take a right turn on a small road signposted Uley. Almost immediately go straight over a crossroads and follow the road down into the village of Uley. At the crossroads with the B4066 continue straight over and up the hill. As the road bends to the left, The Old Chapel will be seen on your right hand side.

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Added on Rightmove:
20 March 2015

Nearest stations

  • Cam & Dursley (3.2 mi)
  • Stonehouse (4.7 mi)
  • Stroud (5.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Nearest stations

  • Cam & Dursley (3.2 mi)
  • Stonehouse (4.7 mi)
  • Stroud (5.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Savills, Cirencester

1 Castle Street, Market Place, Cirencester, GL7 1QD

01285 411020 Local call rate

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