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Crippetts Lane, Leckhampton, Cheltenham

Reduced on 10/02/2021
Charles Lear, Cheltenham

Property description

Standing in a truly enviable position commanding spectacular views, this unique property was commissioned by the late Dr. Edward Wilson during the regency era where he resided from 1872 – 1912. The property has been favoured with a Civic Society Blue Plaque in recognition of his achievements.

Description - Standing on rising ground, Hillcrest is a handsome black and white painted house with current planning consent to enlarge (Ref: 15/01219/FUL). Benefiting from stunning formal gardens and grounds measuring c.0.5acres, four generous double bedrooms and retaining a wealth of original character features, the property remains beautifully bright and well-proportioned. The present owners have vastly improved the property which is now offered in exemplary condition with far reaching views towards Cheltenham.

•Grand reception hall with original staircase, mosaic tiled flooring and vaulted ceiling
•Beautifully proportioned drawing room with bay window, striking fireplace and beamed ceiling
•Stunning kitchen/breakfast/dining room with central island and bay window
•Substantial lower ground floor bedroom 4
•Wide landing with cloakroom, three generous first floor double bedrooms including a master with bay window enjoying far reaching views towards Cheltenham and a stunning family bathroom
•Established gardens and grounds, in all about 0.5acres with a variety of mature shrubs and trees and a pretty pond together with a large garage

Situation - Standing on the upper slopes of Leckhampton Hill and at the end of a peaceful no through road which serves just a small number of properties, Hillcrest enjoys the most stunning views across Cheltenham and the Severn Vale and is surrounded by spectacular open countryside. The town centre is less than 3 miles distant and offers an extensive variety of both high street stores and bespoke boutiques as well as restaurants, wine bars and several world famous private schools. Cheltenham is renowned for its popular festivals which take place throughout the year including literature, music, cricket and racing at Prestbury Park.

General Information - Services:
Mains water, electricity, gas and drainage are connected to the property.

Local Authority:
Tewkesbury Borough Council: .
Council Tax Band: (E) - £2,070.30 (2019/2020).

Strictly by prior appointment through the sole agents, Charles Lear & Co. on .



Crippetts Lane, Leckhampton, Cheltenham


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Cheltenham Spa Station2.6 miles
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Charles Lear, Cheltenham

103 Promenade, Cheltenham, GL50 1NW

Charles Lear, Cheltenham

Charles Lear have established themselves as Cheltenham's leading property consultancy. We offer a comprehensive range of services, covering Gloucestershire and surrounding counties. The unrivalled knowledge of the staff and partners provides a focused and personal service which consistently exceeds clients' expectations.

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