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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Long Green, Forthampton, Forthampton Gloucester, Gloucestershire


Property Description

Key features

  • Black & White Timber Cottage
  • Dating from 1685
  • Four/Five Bedrooms
  • Ensuite to Master
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Large Gardens
  • Stunning Views
  • Gated Driveway

Full description

Green Ginger Cottage is a detached four bedroom property located near the village of Forthampton, just a few miles from the medieval market town of Tewkesbury. The property is within the catchment area of Eldersfield Primary School, rated as Outstanding by OFSTED. This black and white timber framed cottage is believed to date back to 1685. The property is set in approximately half an acre of grounds and offers stunning views of open countryside. Internally there is a wealth of exposed beams lever latch wooden doors and wooden floors.

The property benefits from four double bedrooms, study and upstairs refitted shower room. The master bedroom benefits from an en suite bathroom. The spacious living room has a brick fireplace with a log burning stove. The kitchen has stripped wooden floors and an Aga. There is a separate utility room. Steps down from the utility room lead to the dining room and downstairs cloakroom.

The gated front driveway leads to the single garage and storeroom, there is plenty of parking for multiple vehicles. The impressive lawned rear garden has a glass summer house several mature trees and a patio area for BBQ.

Entrance Porch - Entrance porch leads through to the entrance hallway

Entrance Hall - Attractive wooden flooring, exposed black beams to the ceiling, doors leading into the living room, dining room, kitchen and stairs to first floor with under stairs storage cupboard.

Living Room - 21'2 x 12'9 (6.45m x 3.89m) - This character room boasts a wonderful array of original beams, a brick built fireplace with inset log burning stove, three uPVC double glazed windows offering views to both the front and the rear gardens.

Kitchen - 13' x 10'9 (3.96m x 3.28m) - The large kitchen has a stunning central solid Oak island with inset Belfast sink & breakfast bar. The Kitchen also has an original beamed ceiling, stripped wooden floor boards, bespoke range of fitted hardwood cupboards and uPVC double glazed windows to both front and side aspects. The Aga is also included in the sale.

Utility Room - 13'6 x 7'10 (4.11m x 2.39m) - Matching wooden fronted base and eye level units offer storage, the floor consists of stripped wooden floorboards giving easy maintenance, built in ceramic hob, built in electric oven, space and plumbing for automatic washing machine and dishwasher, space for refrigerator, Stable door to rear garden and steps down to inner hallway

Dining Room - 11'6 x 11'2 (3.51m x 3.40m) - This generous dining room, windows to the side and rear aspects overlooking the gardens.

Cloakroom - The downstairs cloakroom provides a low level flush WC and matching wash hand basin.

Landing -

Master Bedroom - 12'10 x 10'11 (3.91m x 3.33m) - The master bedroom is full of character with original beams to both the walls, double glazed uPVC window to the front gives views across the countryside

Ensuite - Half panelled walls, matching bathroom suite to include low level WC, hand wash basin and bath, obscured double glazed uPVC window to rear

Bedroom Two - 11'6 x 8'3 (3.51m x 2.51m) - A double bedroom with uPVC double glazed window to side offering views of the countryside

Bedroom Three - 10'11 x 9'2 (3.33m x 2.79m) - A double bedroom with uPVC double glazed window to front offering views of the countryside, doorway to bedroom four

Bedroom Four - 12'10 x 10' (3.91m x 3.05m) - Bedroom three and four are linked by a doorway. Double glazed uPVC window to front, again offering spectacular views of the countryside

Study - 10'6 x 4'7 (3.20m x 1.40m) - Double glazed uPVC window to front.

Family Shower Room - Completely re fitted in 2016 with corner shower enclosure with mains thermostatic mixer shower. Attractive wet walling. Matching pedestal was hand basin & close coupled WC. Heated chrome style electric towel radiator.

Front Gardens - The splendid front gardens entered through electrically controlled gates to a gravelled driveway which gives access to the single garage with a pedestrian doorway into a storage area. Mature trees and hedges add ambience to the area. Parking for multiple vehicles and views over open countryside

Rear Gardens - To the rear of the property is a large lawned garden complimented by mature trees and shrubs. A glass summer house offers the ideal place to relax. The garden also boasts a greenhouse and separate barbeque area.

Malvern Hills District Council Tax band F.
Oil fired Central heating.

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21 June 2016


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