4 bedroom detached house for sale

Churcham, Gloucester

£540,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Four Bedroom Detached Victorian Family Home
  • Dating Back to 1840
  • Original Character Features
  • Recently Refurbished Accommodation
  • Gardens Extending to Over Half an Acre
  • Off Road Parking and Carport

Full description

DUNCOMBE HOUSE is an IMPRESSIVE, BEAUTIFULLY PRESENTED FOUR BEDROOM VICTORIAN FAMILY HOME dating back to 1840. RECENTLY REFURBISHED to an EXTREMELY HIGH STANDARD yet still BOASTING ORIGINAL CHARACTER FEATURES. SPACIOUS AND VERSATILE ACCOMMODATION ALLOWS for MODERN FAMILY LIVING with the BONUS OF FOUR DOUBLE BEDROOMS, OFF ROAD PARKING FOR NUMEROUS VEHICLES AS WELL AS IDYLLIC AND PRIVATE LANDSCAPED GARDENS EXTENDING TO OVER HALF AN ACRE.

This popular village has a church, garage, business park and primary school with the village of Huntley just 5 minutes drive away where amenities include shops, butchers, hairdressers, junior school, garage, village hall, church, public house, and an equestrian centre with an indoor riding school. Local comprehensive schooling is available at Newent Community School or Dean Magna in Mitcheldean. Newent is approximately 7/8 miles away and the city centre of Gloucester approximately 4/5 miles where more facilities can be found.

Additional 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.

The accommodation comprises ENTRANCE HALL, DINING ROOM, RECEPTION ROOM, LOUNGE, KITCHEN/DINER, UTILITY, INNER HALLWAY, to the first floor FOUR BEDROOMS and a BATHROOM.

Benefits include SPACIOUS AND RECENTLY REFURBISHED ACCOMMODATION, UPVC DOUBLE GLAZING, OIL FIRED CENTRAL HEATING, CARPORT, OFF ROAD PARKING AND EXTENSIVE GARDENS IN EXCESS OF HALF AN ACRE.

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

Entrance Hall - Via upvc double glazed composite door, tiled flooring, stairs to the first floor, radiator, door to under stairs storage cupboard, power point. Door to:

Dining Room - 15'10 x 14'00 (4.83m x 4.27m) - Feature stone open fireplace with stone hearth and surround, radiator, tv point, power points, front aspect UPVC double glazed sash bay window.

Reception Room - 14'05 x 14'02 (4.39m x 4.32m) - Feature fireplace with brick surround, wooden mantel, stone hearth, radiator, laminate flooring, power points, tv point, telephone point, front aspect UPVC double glazed sash bay window.

Inner Hallway - Power points, radiator, tiled flooring, access to loft space, solid wooden double glazed stable door to the rear. Wooden frosted glazed door to:

Utility/Cloakroom - 10'01 x 5'04 (3.07m x 1.63m) - Tiled flooring, low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin with separate taps over, tiled splashback, space for tumble drier, Worcester oil fired central heating and domestic hot water boiler, power points, appliance points, radiator, rear aspect UPVC double glazed frosted window.

From The Inner Hallway, Wooden Thumb Latch Door To: -

Kitchen/Diner - 27'00 x 11'00 (8.23m x 3.35m) - FARMHOUSE KITCHEN: Range of base, wall and drawer mounted units, solid oak worktops, glazed display cabinets, appliance points, power points, Belfast sink with mixer tap over Lamona four ring electric hob with cooker hood above, Lamona oven and grill, part tiled walls, integral Lamona dishwasher and fridge/freezer, ESSE Ironheart Range Cooker (used for cooking fuelled by timber) set in an exposed brick fireplace, feature alcoves, inset ceiling spotlights, rear aspect UPVC double glazed window overlooking the garden. Opening through to:
DINER: Power points, tv point, radiator, rear aspect UPVC double glazed window overlooking the garden.

From The Kitchen, Wooden Door To: -

Lounge - 15'02 x 14'06 (4.62m x 4.42m) - Feature fireplace with brick surround, stone hearth, inset wood burner, wooden mantel, two radiators, power points, tv point, telephone point, laminate flooring, front aspect UPVC double glazed bay sash window and side aspect UPVC double glazed sash window with window shutters.

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

Landing - Two radiators, power points, access to loft space via drop down ladder which is part boarded and insulated, front aspect sash window, Wooden door to:

Bedroom 1 - 16'05 x 15'01 (5.00m x 4.60m) - Original feature fireplace, two radiators, power points, tv point, front aspect UPVC double glazed sash window.

Bedroom 2 - 15'02 x 14'08 (4.62m x 4.47m) - Feature fireplace with slate hearth and wooden mantel and surround, radiator, power points, front and side aspect UPVC double glazed sash windows.

Bedroom 3 - 15'08 x 11'08 (4.78m x 3.56m) - Feature fireplace with slate hearth, wooden surround and mantel, exposed beams, radiator, power points, tv point, side aspect UPVC double glazed sash window.

Bedroom 4 - 14'06 x 11'09 (4.42m x 3.58m) - Feature fireplace with slate hearth, wooden mantel and surround, radiator, power points, tv point, front aspect UPVC double glazed sash window.

Family Bathroom - 11'05 x 9'11 (3.48m x 3.02m) - White suite comprising freestanding roll top ball and claw bath, low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin, walk-in double shower cubicle with fully tiled walls, waterfall shower head, inset ceiling spotlights, access to loft space, heated towel rail, tiled floor, exposed beams, side aspect UPVC double glazed sash window with window shutters having views towards May Hill.

Outside - From the road, wrought iron gates give access onto a private gravelled driveway leading to a five bar wooden gate which in turn leads onto a tarmacadam drive to a further HARDSTANDING AREA area with a timber frame and slate roof CARPORT suitable for the turning and PARKING OF NUMEROUS VEHICLES, outside tap.

To the front of the property there is a low level brick wall with steps up to a gravelled pathway with edged borders leading to the front door having a covered slate porch, flat lawned area, mature flower borders, mature trees, wooden greenhouse, compost bin, enclosed by stone walling and wooden panelled fencing.

To either side of the front door gravelled pathways give access to the rear of the property, one side houses the oil tank.
To the rear of the property there is a covered canopy area suitable for table and chairs which can also be accessed from the inner hallway of the property itself.

The garden boasts extensive features comprising flat lawns, a variety of mature shrubs, bushes and trees, railway sleepers, hideaway retreats, ponds, waterfalls and summer houses, all accessed via various brick, flagstone and gravelled pathways. A SUMMER HOUSE with double glazed doors and front aspect wooden windows provide an idyllic space to relax on a decked area overlooking the tranquil garden pond.

To the rear of the garden a wooden gate gives access to an ORCHARD AREA with a variety of Apple, Pear and Cherry trees all enclosed by wooden panels, stock fencing and mature trees.

The WHOLE OF THE GARDENS AND GROUND EXTEND TO OVER HALF AN ACRE.

Services - Mains water, electricity and drainage. Oil central heating.

Water Rates - To be advised.

Local Authority - Council Tax Band: F.
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 Newent proceed along the B4216 (Culvert Street) towards Huntley. On reaching the A40 turn left towards Gloucester. Proceed along here passing through Birdwood and into Churcham where the property can be found on the left hand side before the school and opposite the turning for Oakle Street.

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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Added on Rightmove:
29 July 2016

Nearest stations

  • Gloucester (4.8 mi)
  • Stonehouse (8.8 mi)
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4 High Street, Newent, GL18 1AN

01531 588008 Local call rate

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4 High Street, Newent, GL18 1AN

01531 588008 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Gloucester (4.8 mi)
  • Stonehouse (8.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Steve Gooch Estate Agents, Newent

4 High Street, Newent, GL18 1AN

01531 588008 Local call rate

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