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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Castle Tump, Newent, Gloucestershire


Property Description

Key features

  • Three Bedroom Detached Cottage
  • In Need Of Modernisation
  • Plot Approaching a Third of an Acre
  • Pleasant Garden having Views Over Fields and Countryside
  • No Onward Chain
  • EPC Energy Rating E

Full description

A WELL PROPORTIONED THREE BEDROOM DETACHED COTTAGE originally dating back to 1800's, renovated in the 1970's and now in NEED of MODERNISATION offering GREAT POTENTIAL to IMPROVE with GARDENS and GROUNDS APPROACHING a THIRD of an ACRE all being offered with NO ONWARD CHAIN.

The property is located just outside Newent which offers a range of amenities to include Shops, Schools, Churches of various denominations, Health, Sports and Community Centres and a Local Library. A regular Bus Service runs to Gloucester, Ross-on-Wye and surrounding areas.

Sporting and leisure facilities within the area include a choice of Golf Clubs, various forms of Shooting and Fishing, the Dry Ski Slope at Gloucester, active Rugby, Football and Cricket teams etc.

For the commuter access can be gained to the M50 motorway (junction 3) approximately 3.5 miles away for connection with the M5 motorway, linking up the Midlands, and the North, Wales and the South.



All in all, an internal viewing is highly recommended by the selling agents to appreciate what is on offer, the accommodation comprises as follows:

The property is accessed via a upvc double glazed obscured glass front door into:

Entrance Porch - 5'07 x 4'11 (1.70m x 1.50m) - Single glazed windows to the front and side aspects. Door into:

Entrance Hall - 10'00 x 9'09 (3.05m x 2.97m) - Radiator, telephone point, ceiling light, stairs lead to the first floor, upvc double glazed window to the side aspect.

Sitting Room - 13'04 x 10'10 (4.06m x 3.30m) - 1970's tiled, open fireplace, radiator, ceiling light, wall lights, upvc double glazed window to the side aspect overlooking the gardens.

Kitchen - 13'04 x 10'00 (4.06m x 3.05m) - Range of base and wall mounted units, rolled edge worksurfaces, stainless steel sink and drainer, mixer tap over, space for cooker, washing machine and fridge/freezer, storage heater, strip lighting, upvc double glazed window to the side aspect having a pleasant outlook.

Dining Room - 10'11 x 10'01 (3.33m x 3.07m) - Feature fireplace, radiator, wall lights, ceiling light, upvc double glazed window to the side overlooking the gardens.

Garden Room - 11'01 x 7'02 (3.38m x 2.18m) - Radiator, ceiling light, access to loft, upvc double glazed window to the rear and side aspects. Door into:

Bathroom - 7'07 x 6'02 (2.31m x 1.88m) - Door to cupboard housing the Worcester boiler (installed approximately 5 years ago), slatted shelving, low level wc, white bath, wall mounted wash hand basin, ceiling light, upvc obscured double glazed window to the side.

From The Entrance Hall, Stairs Lead To The First Floor: -

Landing - Ceiling light.

Master Bedroom - 13'03 x 11'01 (4.04m x 3.38m) - Door to airing cupboard with slatted shelving, radiator. Upvc double glazed window to the side aspect overlooking the gardens towards fields and countryside.

Bedroom 2 - 11'01 x 10'01 (3.38m x 3.07m) - Built in storage area with hanging rail and shelving, access to loft hatch, ceiling light, upvc double glazed window to the side aspect.

Bedroom 3 - 13'01 x 9'06 (3.99m x 2.90m) - Dual aspect upvc double glazed window to the side and rear having lovely views over the local fields and countryside.

Shower Room - 9'06 x 3'00 (2.90m x 0.91m) - Coloured suite comprising low level wc, pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashback, shower cubicle with Triton shower over, upvc obscured double glazed window to the side.

Outside - To the front of the property gates lead onto a driveway which in-turn gives access to an AMPLE OFF ROAD PARKNG AREA at the rear, rockery area, mature holly tree, mature fir tree.

TIMBER OUTBUILDINGS with window and light. PATIO AREA, oil tank, GREENHOUSE, PLUM TREE, the rest of the gardens are mainly laid to lawn, mature apple tree, various plants, trees, shrubs and bushes.

Services - Mains water, septic tank, oil fired central heating and mains electricity.

Water Rates - To be advised.

Local Authority - Council Tax Band: D
Forest of Dean District Council, Council Offices, High Street, Coleford, Glos. GL16 8HG.

Tenure - Freehold.

Viewing - Strictly through the Owners Selling Agent, Steve Gooch, who will be delighted to escort interested applicants to view if required. Office Opening Hours 9.00am 7.00pm Monday to Friday, 9.00am 5.30pm Saturday.

Directions - From the office proceed along to the top of the High Street proceeding over the staggered crossroads towards Dymock. Continue along for approximately 3 miles passing Three Shires garden centre and the Three Choirs Vineyard on your right where the property can be found just after Bentleys fruit farm on the left hand side.

Property Surveys - Qualified Chartered Surveyors (with over 20 years experience) available to undertake surveys (to include Mortgage Surveys/RICS Housebuyers Reports/Full Structural Surveys).

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31 July 2015

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