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3 bedroom detached house for sale

May Hill, Longhope


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A superbly presented detached family home enjoying an excellent location with far reaching views towards the Malvern Hills. Three double bedrooms compliment the spacious living accommodation all set in gardens of approximatley half an acre which also contains a 24' x 12' heated swimming pool

Entrance porch, entrance hallway, lounge, kitchen/dining room, breakfast room, shower room, utility room, conservatory. First floor: Landing, 3 bedrooms, family bathroom, separate wc. Outside: the property has a large garage/workshop, log cabin, 24' swimming pool, gardens of half an acre and stunning rural views

DIRECTIONS  From Newent take Culver Street. Follow for approx 2 miles, turning right into Judges Lane signposted Glasshouse.  After  l.25 miles turn left past the Glasshouse Inn, continue up the hill and after passing the war memorial the  property will be found immediatley on the left hand side.  This property's position is accurately shown on

Situated near to the sought after town of Newent, May Hill is the highest point of West Gloucestershire with the distinctive stand of pine trees planted to celebrate Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee. The top of the hill is a site of special scientific interest and is included among the seven wonders of the West Country. Appledown is approximately 10 miles from the City of Gloucester and Ross-on-Wye giving easy access to the motorway network.

into ENTRANCE PORCH with double opening glazed doors leading to large ENTRANCE HALLWAY a light bright room with understairs storage cupboard and cloaks cupboard 

SHOWER ROOM  shower cubicle fitted with electric shower, semi-integrated wash hand basin, low level wc., vanity cupboards, fully tiled walls, extractor fan, window to rear elevation  

from the HALLWAY double opening half glazed doors into
20' x 12'2 (6.1m x 3.71m) bow window to front elevation with superb views, 2 windows to side elevation, central fire place with a cast iron and white wood surround, wood flooring, double opening doors lead to 

15'4 x 11' (4.67m x 3.35m) stone tiled floor, radiators, ample lighting, ceiling fan and double opening doors lead to the rear garden

 28'3 x 10' ( 8.61m x 3.05m) the KITCHEN AREA being very well appointed with an extensive range of units with a burgundy high gloss finish, granite style worktops, integrated Rangemaster fuelled with gas and electric, extractor hood above, fully integrated fridge/freezer and dishwasher, Kickspace lighting and heater, under unit lighting, window to rear elevation. DINING AREA with bow window to front elevation with beautiful views over local countryside, laminate flooring and window to side elevation 

 10' x 7'5 (3.05m x 2.26m) tiled floor, double glazed patio doors with far reaching views and half glazed door to

7'10 x 8'5 (2.39m x 2.57m) with a range of white base units, laminated worktops, single drainer one and half bowl sink unit, mixer taps, tiled splash back, double glazed window to rear, half glazed door to side elevation, plumbing for automatic washing machine, Kickspace heater, tiled flooring, half glazed door leading to garden  

Stairs lead to first floor
light and airy area with attractive wrought iron and hardwood balustrade, airing cupboard with insulated hot water cylinder, slatted shelving, access to insulated loft space, window to rear elevation 

17'7 x 12'2 (5.36m x 3.71m) maximum measurement. An 'L' shaped room with a range of fitted bedroom furniture including cupboards, wardrobes and shelving units, window to front elevation and double opening patio doors leading on to the BALCONY (enclosed with wrought iron railings) where fantastic views can be enjoyed towards the Malvern Hills and surrounding countryside 

10'8 x 8'9 (3.25m x  2.67m) plus recess for double fitted wardrobe with hanging rail and shelving, window to front elevation

12'4 x 7'2 (3.76m x 2.18m) window to rear elevation

with integrated double ended bath with central shower mixer taps, vanity unit with wash hand basin, shower cubicle, heated towel rail, fully tiled walls, window to rear elevation

separate WC with low level wc., and fully tiled walls, window to rear   

GARAGE/WORKSHOP 20'3 x 15'4 (6.17m x 4.67m)  with 'up and over' doors, power and lighting and personal access door to side and window to side and rear elevation

The property is approached via electric double iron gates on to red tarmacadam driveway leading to the large garage workshop and ample parking for several vehicles. The beautiful and well kept gardens of half an acre comprise as follows: The front garden has attractive and ornate dwarf walling surrounding the flower beds, an extensive large lawn with shrubs, flower borders and a collection of ornamental trees. To the side is a small orchard area which in turns lead to the garden store area.
The rear garden has a patio area, flower borders and further lawns. There is a large ornamental fish pond with pumps, filters and waterfall with garden and pond lighting,   
LOG CABIN/SUN ROOM This was previously used as a hairdressing salon and is very well appointed with power and lighting. For those not wishing to run a business from home it would make and extremely useful garden/sun room or swimming pool changing room. 
There is also a further gated access to the rear of the garden, this allows access for service vehicles or similar.  

24' x 12' (7.32m x 3.66m)  Heated outdoor swimming pool, fully enclosed with high decorative brick wall and a lockable gate. Tiles and paving surround the pool with ample room for seating area. Adjacent to the pool area is the swimming pool PLANT ROOM with the heating and filtration systems  
COUNCIL  Forest of Dean district council


Mains electricity and water, private drainage, oil fired central heating

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25 July 2016

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