8 bedroom detached house for sale

Upton Hill, Upton St Leonards

Guide Price £1,300,000

Property Description

Key features

  • DETACHED VICTORIAN HOUSE
  • LOVELY VIEWS
  • 8 BEDROOMS
  • 6 RECEPTION ROOMS
  • 2 APARTMENTS
  • HEATED POOL
  • APPROX. 7.5 ACRES
  • STABLE BLOCK
  • OUTBUILDINGS
  • DOUBLE GARAGE

Full description

A SUBSTANTIAL AND HANDSOME DETACHED VICTORIAN FAMILY HOUSE WITH HISTORIC LOCAL CONNECTIONS AND FULL OF ORIGINAL FEATURES SITUATED IN A STUNNING ELEVATED POSITION ON UPTON HILL AND CLOSE TO THE POPULAR VILLAGE OF PAINSWICK WITH STUNNING PANORAMIC VIEWS AS FAR AS THE FOREST OF DEAN AND THE MALVERN HILLS.

The versatile and fully centrally heated accommodation is well worth an internal inspection and comprises:- Entrance porch, 24' entrance hall, drawing room, sitting room, dining room, study, kitchen and breakfast room, utility, pantry/larder, cloakroom, 3 cellars/games room, 4 principle bedrooms, en-suite bathroom with shower, further shower room, first floor apartment with sitting room, kitchen, double bedroom, en-suite bathroom, second floor apartment with sitting/dining room, kitchen, 3 double bedrooms, bathroom, approximately 7.5 acres of gardens and paddocks, 2 stable blocks, heated outdoor swimming pool, outbuildings, double garage, parking and far reaching views.

Location - The village of Upton St Leonards has its own local church, village hall, primary school, general store/post office, farm shop, a hairdresser and there are also two hotels and a public house in this thriving community. Nearby Painswick offers an eclectic range of shops, restaurants and amenities with an excellent range of schooling, shopping and recreational facilities available in the cathedral city of Gloucester. The village is particularly convenient for those commuting to Gloucester and Cheltenham, with Stroud, Cirencester and Swindon having ease of access, along with Bristol and Birmingham from the nearby M5 motorway. There are mainline railway links both in Gloucester and Stroud where a mainline railway station brings London within 90 minutes travelling time.

Gloucester Railway Station ( 4 miles) - Cheltenham ( 9 miles) - M5 Motorway junction 11a ( 4.5 miles). Distances and times are approximate.

Property Description - Upton Knoll is a fine example of Victorian architecture, full of original character features, and built as his family home in 1884 by John Bellows of Gloucester (18311902) a renowned Quaker printer, inventor of the tax calculator, lexicographer and archaeologist. The property stands proud in its acreage of formal landscaped gardens, terraces, swimming pool, paddocks and stables, and is built of natural Cotswold limestone complete with stone mullion windows, drip mouldings and a feature two-storey bay window with window seats. Upton Knoll has been lovingly maintained by the present owners who have been in occupation for over 30 years, with the accommodation arranged over three floors.


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04 May 2016

Nearest stations

  • Gloucester (3.1 mi)
  • Cheltenham Spa (6.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Murrays Estate Agents, Painswick

The Old Baptist Chapel New Street Painswick GL6 6XH

01452 902091 Local call rate

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Murrays Estate Agents, Painswick

The Old Baptist Chapel New Street Painswick GL6 6XH

01452 902091 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Gloucester (3.1 mi)
  • Cheltenham Spa (6.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Murrays Estate Agents, Painswick

The Old Baptist Chapel New Street Painswick GL6 6XH

01452 902091 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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