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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Stroud (Ryeford), Gloucestershire


Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Family Home
  • Five Bedrooms
  • Family Bathroom
  • En-Suite
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Family Room
  • Drawing Room
  • Music Room
  • Extensive Gardens
  • Double Garage

Full description

Set within a large one acre plot with dual gated access, Tankard House is a Grade II listed, 5 bedroom house that makes a fabulous family home. The accommodation is flexible and there is already the option for three of the rooms to be a self contained annex, with its own rear access, kitchen and bathroom. This could be perfect for older children, live in nanny, or live in grandparents. There are five bedrooms, the master having an en-suite, 2 further bathrooms, cloakroom, study, fabulous family room with vaulted ceiling and double aspect, drawing room, music room and large family kitchen/breakfast room.
It is located in an area with renowned local state grammar and private schools and is within walking distance to Stonehouse train station which is a direct line to London Paddington. It is also on the Cotswold Way and adjacent to the cycle path that takes you to Stroud and Nailsworth.
The property is next to the Stroudwater canal making it highly desirable location.

Main Entrance - Canopied porch leading to entrance hall with parquet flooring and doors leading off to the rear, double panel radiator, stairs rising to the first floor, doors to:-

Drawing Room - Casement window to the front, double panel radiator, open fire place with slate raised hearth and back and stone surround and mantle, French doors lead to Mediterranean style courtyard with rendered and painted walls and raised seats, opening to:-

Music Room - Casement window to the front, double panel radiator.

Inner Hall / Boot Room - Single panel radiator, casement window to the rear.

Cloakroom - Low flush W.C, wash hand basin with tiled splash backs, coat hanging space and single panel radiator.

Study - Casement window to the front, double panel radiator, parquet flooring continuing from the lobby, door from the lobby to:-

Kitchen / Breakfast Room - Great family kitchen with quarry tiled floor, gas Aga serving hot water, built in units with central island unit, single sink with double drainer, second sink unit and four ring gas hob set into island, range of eye level cupboards and space for appliances, stable door and casement windows lead to the front overlooking the garden, spiral staircase leads from the kitchen/breakfast room to:-

Family Room - Vaulted ceilings with exposed ceiling timbers, french doors with Juliet balcony overlook the gardens to the fields and hillsides beyond, there is a large wood burning stove with raised tiled hearth and a casement window overlooking the front, T.V point and further built in cupboard.

First Floor Landing - Casement window to the front, door off mezzanine landing to:-

Family Bathroom - White suite comprising of panelled bath, vanity unit with built-in cupboards and lights, low flush W.C, walk in shower cubicle with fitted thermostatic shower, double panel radiator, ceramic tiled floor and walls, extractor fan, inset spot lighting to ceiling.

Master Bedroom - Casement window to the front with picturesque views to the garden and the canal, double panel radiator, door to:-

En-Suite - Bathroom with panelled bath with mixer tap and shower attachment over, tiled splash backs, low flush W.C, pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splash backs, casement window overlooking the rear garden.

Annex - The following suite of rooms could easily make a self contained annex, with separate access from the main house. Door leads from rear garden to entrance lobby with door to bathroom, kitchen and bedroom.

Bedroom Two - Double panel radiator, casement window to the rear, inter-connecting door to bedroom 3, door leading to inner lobby.

Kitchen - Range of base level units, single drainer, one and a half bowl sink unit with mixer tap attachment over with cupboard under, plumbing for washing machine and recently fitted wall mounted gas fired boiler serving central heating and hot water for the annex, casement window overlooks the front. Plenty of room for breakfast table.

Bathroom - Modern recently fitted suite comprising panelled bath with mixer tap and shower attachment over, tiled splash backs, pedestal wash hand basin with cupboards under, low flush W.C, double panel radiator and casement window to the rear,

Bedroom Three - Inter-connecting door to bedroom 2, casement window to the front, single panel radiator.

Second Floor -

Landing - Casement window to the front, double panel radiator.

Bedroom Four - Large double bedroom with sloping eaves to ceiling, casement window to the front, built in wardrobe, exposed ceiling timbers.

Bedroom Five - Large double bedroom with built in cupboards, exposed ceiling timbers and sloping ceiling to eaves, double panel radiator and casement window to the front.

Outside - The property is approached via a five bar gate to driveway, off road parking with turning area for several vehicles leading to a double garage with up and over door, the gardens extend to three sides of the property, extensive lawns to the front overlooking the canal, leading to a side patio for alfresco dining.

Rear Garden - Steps up to the rear garden which has lawns, vegetable plots and fruit trees, enclosed by privet and timber fencing, there is an outhouse, gardeners loo and greenhouse. Additional 5 bar gated access at rear on to road. In all one acre.

Agents Note - Use this postcode GL10 2LD for Sat Nav.

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21 September 2016


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