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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Rissington Road, Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire

Sold STC £495,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Open plan Sitting Room/Dining Room
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Cloakroom / Rear Hall
  • Ground Floor Bedroom With En Suite Bath Room
  • Study with Log Burner
  • 2 First Floor Double Bedrooms
  • Jack and Jill En Suite Bathroom
  • Detached Garage and Parking
  • Large South Facing Rear Garden

Full description

A well presented detached property set on the edge of the village with spacious and versatile accommodation and a large garden

Directions - From the Bourton Office of Tayler and Fletcher proceed down the High Street through the Green. At the junction bear right on to Rissington Road, passing Birdland on the right hand side. Proceed down Rissington Road and Gorse Leigh will be found on the right hand side opposite Gorse Close.

Location - Gorse Leigh occupies a mature setting on the edge of the village with a lovely southerly aspect to the rear over its garden to paddocks beyond. Bourton provides an excellent range of local facilities including a range of boutique shops, supermarkets, pubs, restaurants, doctors, churches, a leisure centre, local primary school and the popular Cotswold Secondary school. The larger commercial and cultural centres of Cheltenham, Cirencester and Oxford are within easy travelling distance and there are main line rail services at Kingham (8 miles) (Paddington 80mins approx) and a comprehensive local bus network radiating from Bourton. The Village is set in the heart of the Cotswold Hills which provide a wide range of outdoor rural leisure pursuits.

Description - Gorse Leigh is a well presented detached property recently altered and improved by the current owners to provide flexible accommodation arranged over two floors with a study, Sitting Room / Dining Room, Kitchen / Breakfast Room and a ground floor bedroom with adjoining Jack and Jill bathroom on the ground floor. On the first floor there is a master bedroom with a Jack and Jill en suite bathroom with separate second bedroom. The house sits in a large plot with the principal gardens and rear of the house enjoying a lovely southerly aspect. There is ample parking and a detached garage and workshop.

Arched covered entrance with outside light and decorative opaque glazed door to:

Hall - With stripped timber floor, stairs rising to first floor with recess below and painted timber door to:

Guest Bedroom 3 - With wide double glazed casement windows to front elevation and interconnecting painted Jack and Jill timber door to ground floor Bathroom.

From the Hall painted timber door to the:

Study - With wide double glazed casement windows to front and side elevations, fireplace and tiled surround and painted decorative timber surround fitted with a wood burning stove.
From the Hall, painted timber door to:

Bathroom - With a spacious suite with separate wide walk-in shower with tiled surround and chrome mixer tap, wall mounted shower attachment, painted panelled bath, low level w.c with timber seat, pedestal wash hand basin, opaque double glazed window to side elevation, part tiled wall, range of eye level cupboards and hanging rail and interconnecting Jack and Jill door to ground floor Guest Bedroom.

From the Hall painted timber door to :

Kitchen / Breakfast Room - With fitted kitchen comprising dual bowl stainless steel sink unit with drainer, mixer tap and separate drinking water tap, range of built in below work surface cupboards and drawers, built-in washing machine, four ring gas hob with extractor over, range of eye level cupboards. Further matching units and three quarter height unit to one side with refrigerator and freezer, 3/4 height unit with built-in double oven/grill, further eye level cupboards. Wide double glazed picture window to side elevation, shelving and painted timber door to:

Rear Hall - With separate opaque double glazed door to side, coat hooks and painted timber door to:

Cloakroom - With low level w.c with timber seat, wall mounted wash hand basin, opaque double glazed window to side elevation and part timber panelled walls and separate door to storage cupboard with water softener. Range of shelving. Approached either from an interconnecting opaque glazed door from the Rear Hall or from the Entrance Hall with a decorative glazed panel door is the

Sitting Room / Dining Room - Set to the rear of the house and enjoying a lovely view down the garden with separate dining and seating areas with cupboard and part stripped timber panelled wall. Decorative wide double glazed casement window to rear elevation with arched double glazed window below, wide double glazed door with matching panel leading to the rear garden. Two vertical radiators.

From the Entrance Hall painted timber hand rail and balustrade lead to the

First Floor Landing - With access to roof space, door to eaves airing cupboard with pine slatted shelving and painted timber door to:

Cloakroom - With w.c with timber seat and ornate wash hand basin, built-in cupboard below, access to eaves storage.

Bedroom 1 - With wide double glazed casement windows overlooking the rear garden and doors to eaves storage and connecting door to

En Suite - With bath with separate wall mounted shower over, velux roof light, built-in basin with cupboard below and shelving and part tiled walls. Interconnecting door to landing.

From the landing painted timber door with opaque glazed panel to:

Bedroom 2 - With access to eaves storage, cupboard with hanging rail and wide double glazed casement window overlooking the front of the property.

Outside - Gorse Leigh is approached via a gravel drive with a pair of five bar timber gates with a gravelled parking area to the front of the house with herbaceous border surrounding and in turn leading to the front of the house. The gravel drive continues via a pair of timber gates down the side of the house and in turn leads to the DETACHED GARAGE and adjoining WORKSOP with double doors and separate pedestrian access. The principal gardens and grounds to Gorse Leigh are set to the rear of the house with a terrace and summer house immediately to the rear of the house, with clipped lawn and water feature. A central path leads up the middle of the garden with pergola, toolshed and greenhouse to either side leading onto ornate low maintenance herbaceous borders to one side and a lawn interspersed with young fruiting trees to the other. At the far end of the garden is a materials storage area with a lovely open aspect over land to the rear. The property enjoys a fine southerly aspect

Services - Mains Electricity, Water, Drainage and Gas are connected to the property.

Local Authority - Cotswold District Council, Trinity Road, Cirencester, Gloucestershire Tel: 01285 623000

Council Tax - Band E. Rates payable for 2016 / 2017: £1883.75

Tayler & Fletcher and any Joint agents for themselves and for the Vendors of the property whose Agents they are, give notice that (i) These particulars are produced in good faith, are set out as a general guide only and do not constitute any part of a contract (ii) No person in the employment of or agent of or consultant to Messrs Tayler & Fletcher has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property (iii) Measurements, areas and distances are approximate, Floor plans and photographs are for guidance purposes only and dimensions shapes and precise locations may differ (iv) It must not to be assumed that the property has all the required planning or building regulation consents. A list of the partners of Tayler & Fletcher LLP is available at each Tayler & Fletcher Office.

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Listing History

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02 July 2016


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