3 bedroom detached house for sale

Claypits, Eastington

Sold STC £439,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Grounds Offer Potential for a Paddock
  • 3/4 Bedroom Victorian Detached
  • 2/3 Reception Rooms
  • Character Features
  • GCH & Upvc Double Glazing
  • Ample Gardens on a c.0.75 Acre Plot

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION Built in Victorian times and being thoughtfully extended to the rear, this 3/4 bedroom detached house is set in expansive gardens with an overall plot of around three quarters of an acre and may well be of interest to those seeking a paddock within the grounds. Formally known as the Brittannia Inn, this sizeable property has long since been a family home and benefits from three double bedrooms on the first floor each with attractive elevated rural views along with an en-suite bathroom to the master bedroom and further family bathroom serving the other bedrooms. There are two principle reception rooms downstairs as well as a snug or bedroom 4, each room again offering considerable individual character and charm. The fitted kitchen has a glazed door leading out to the conservatory itself being an ideal place to enjoy breakfast and a good view of the more formal garden areas. This house is fitted with gas central heating to radiators an uPVC double glazed windows whilst outside there is plenty of driveway leading to a double width garage.  

SITUATION Claypits is a popular lane running towards both the A38 and the centre of Eastington and is held in high esteem by local residents because of the interesting and individual nature of the property along its length. Nearby Eastington benefits from a thriving village Co-operative store, highly successful primary school, two public houses, a butcher, 2 hair salons and the village hall. Eastington is easily accessible to junction 13 M5 and Stonehouse which has comprehensive shopping and leisure amenities as well as a main line railway link to London Paddington, Cheltenham and Gloucester. Meanwhile a good range of educational needs are satisfied with secondary education available in nearby Stonehouse. The Marling Grammar School for boys and the Stroud High School for girls are both found in Stroud while Wycliffe College offers private education and is found in Stonehouse.  

DIRECTIONS Leave Stroud via the A419 following the Cainscross Road. Pass Marling School and the playing fields and upon reaching the next roundabout take the first exit to join the dual carriage way. Take the second exit at the next roundabout, then at the next roundabout turn right to join the Ebley bypass. On reaching the Horse Trough roundabout at the end of the bypass, take the first exit to once again join the A419. Proceed straight through a set of traffic lights and over two further mini-roundabouts until reaching a third by a Shell garage. Take the first exit signposted Eastington and travel into the village turning right in the centre by the war memorial. The property will then be found on the right hand side identified by one of our for sale boards. 

ACCOMMODATION  

ENTRANCE HALL With panelled entrance door and double glazed window, stairs rising to first floor have decorative shelving in the recess beneath, two radiators, part panelled walls, large built-in cloaks cupboard, part tiled flooring, exposed beams and internal window to the dining room. 

CLOAKROOM Suite comprising of a vanity wash basin and low level w.c., with extractor fan, part tiled surrounds, airing cupboard with shelving and a Thorn Olympic gas boiler. 

SITTING ROOM 18' 6" x 15' 1" (5.64m x 4.6m) With two full height double glazed windows to rear and one to side also with an exit door leading to the rear garden. travertine tiled flooring, radiator, picture rails, feature victorian style fireplace with inset coal effect real flame gas fire, television point and coving. 

DINING ROOM 15' 8" x 11' 9" (4.78m x 3.58m) With two uPVC double glazed windows to front, radiator, laminate flooring, dado rails and two recessed display areas.  

KITCHEN 11' 0" x 9' 4" (3.35m x 2.84m) Having a range of floor and wall units two with glazed doors for display purposes, tiled worktops, Belfast style sink, plumbing for washing machine, wooden panel splashbacks, radiator, four plate electric hob with hood over, built-in electric oven and freezer, slimline recess for fridge, glazed door leading out to the conservatory with pencil windows to either side. 

CONSERVATORY 9' 8" x 9' 1" (2.95m x 2.77m) Of full height uPVC construction with a polycarbonate roof, tiled flooring with double exit doors leading out to the rear garden.  

SNUG/ BEDROOM 4 13' 0" x 12' 0" (3.96m x 3.66m) An deal fourth bedroom or quieter reception with feature fireplace with wooden fire surround and complimentary tiled hearth and a wood burning stove, combination shelving and cupboards in the recesses, uPVC double glazed window to front, radiator, tiled flooring, part dado surrounds, television and telephone points.  

FIRST FLOOR LANDING Having attractive antique latch doors to all rooms, exposed timber beams, access to loft space and a uPVC double glazed window to rear.  

MASTER BEDROOM 16' 4" x 12' 0" max red 8'6" min (4.98m x 3.66m) With two uPVC double glazed windows to front, comprehensive built-in double wardrobe suite with draw sets and glazed shelving, coving, radiator, television and telephone points. Latch door to: 

EN-SUITE BATHROOM Suite comprising of a panelled bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, low level w.c., part tiled surrounds, recessed ceiling lights, extractor fan, built-in cupboard and heated towel rail/radiator. 

BEDROOM 2 12' 8" x 11' 4" (3.86m x 3.45m) With a uPVC double glazed window to rear, radiator and coving. 

BEDROOM 3 11' 9" x 10' 7" (3.58m x 3.23m) With uPVC double glazed window to front, built-in double wardrobe with cupboards over. radiator, chimney breast together with a television and telephone point.  

FAMILY BATHROOM Suite comprising of a panelled bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, pedestal wash basin, low level w.c., part tiled surrounds, recessed ceiling lights and a uPVC double glazed window to side with opaque glass.  

OUTSIDE  

THE GROUNDS Naturally divided by the gravelled driveway, one appealing grassed area broadly measures around 0.4 of an acre and has great potential to be a paddock, even to take a stable subject to checking your individual requirements with the Stroud District Council. There are two side by side five bar entrance gates next to a ornate wrought iron access gate for pedestrians alongside complimentary railings . The remaining sizeable gardens largely extend to the rear and other side of the house and are mainly laid to lawn and have a number of pretty flower and shrub beds include a raised fish pond a garden shed and greenhouse. There are a number of desirable trees such as a blue cedar as well as some intriguing boxed hedging while pleasing views of the Cotswold hills can be enjoyed from various points in the garden. The overall grounds are mostly enclosed by mature hedgerow, post and rail as well as wooden panel fencing. 

DOUBLE GARAGE 18' 5" x 16' 2" (5.61m x 4.93m) With up and over door and dual aspect windows.  

AGENTS NOTE There is a telegraph pole in the garden and the property's septic tank. You are advised to consult your solicitor is all matters that relate to Wayleaves and Septic Tanks. 

FREE VALUATIONS If you are impressed by our service to date and would like a free valuation on your home from one of our trustworthy team please contact us, without obligation to make an appointment. 

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12 October 2016

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  • Cam & Dursley (2.5 mi)
  • Stonehouse (2.6 mi)
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1 John Street Stroud Gloucestershire GL5 2HA

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Nearest stations

  • Cam & Dursley (2.5 mi)
  • Stonehouse (2.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Besley Hill, Stroud

1 John Street Stroud Gloucestershire GL5 2HA

01453 493004 Local call rate

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