2 bedroom end of terrace house for sale

Ashcroft Road, Cirencester

Sold STC £325,000

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An opportunity to purchase a Victorian end of terrace townhouse located in a convenient and sought-after position within the heart of Cirencester close to a full range of amenities and facilities that the town has to offer The vendors have presented a modern appealing living space with a selection of character features and well proportioned accommodation set out over three stories. Externally there is a south facing enclosed private rear garden and off-road parking for one vehicle to the front of the property, there is also a residents parking scheme with in the street for the benefit of residents. We recommend early viewing !

Cirencester - Cirencester is an historic Roman town which became an important centre for the wool trade in medieval times. Today it is a thriving market town. The property occupies a desirable situation. Shopping in Cirencester is highly regarded, off the main streets there are many interesting back lanes with specialist shops, particularly Black Jack Street. On the outskirts of the town are two supermarkets (Waitrose and Tesco) as well as a Hospital. A new Leisure Centre was opened in 2006 and one of the oldest open-air pools in the country is a short walk. A gate to the 2500 acre Cirencester Park, belonging to the Bathurst family and open during the day, is also a short walk off Cecily Hill. Many concerts are given in the Church and there are talented local choirs and amateur dramatic groups. Within about half an hour’s drive are the towns of Cheltenham, Gloucester and Swindon. Bath, Oxford and Stratford are about an hour by car, with superb cultural and recreational facilities. Private and State schools in the area are excellent, such as Beaudesert, Deer Park, Kingshill, Prior Park, Rendcomb and Hatherop Castle.

Kemble airfield has facilities for small aircraft and Aston Down is a gliding centre. Cirencester has had a golf course for over 100 years and others are at Minchinhampton, Burford and Naunton. Superb horse racing takes place at Cheltenham, as well as at meetings at Newbury and Bath. Sailing is available on the lakes between Cirencester and Swindon.

Description - 33 Ashcroft Road is a superbly presented period townhouse, a period entrance door leads into a hallway with period architraving which gives access to main reception areas and first floor accommodation. To the front of the property there is a lounge with attractive bay window, selection of period features including fireplace with fitted multifuel burner set on a solid Welsh slate plinth. The dining room is located to the rear of the house with stripped wood floorboards and window to the rear garden, from this room a door gives access to a period staircase down to useful Cellar currently used as storage by the present vendors. The cellar could be converted to additional accommodation if required subject to planning consents and building regulation. At the rear of the house the present vendors have fitted a modern kitchen with range of storage and worksurfaces with window and door leading to the rear garden. From the kitchen there is access to a useful and practical utility room with door to downstairs cloakroom. The first floor of the house boasts two double bedrooms, of special mention is the master bedroom benefiting from two double glazed windows to the front aspect and attractive period fireplace. The bathroom lies to the rear of the house and was re-fitted in recent years by the present vendors with a modern white suite, panel bath with shower above, corner cupboard housing the gas-fired combination boiler which services hot water and heating to the property. From the landing there is a ladder giving access to the loft area this is floored and has power and light, double glazed skylight window gives a degree of daylight making the space accessible and usable for storage. Many people within the area have converted this to a third bedroom again subject to planning consent and building regulation approval. The property is warmed by an efficient gas fired central heating system complemented by double glazed windows. The present vendors have presented the property in superb order.

Outside - To the front of the property there is a block paved hardstanding this is accessed from Ashcroft Road by the present Vendor to park one vehicle, a distinct advantage in a town setting. The rear garden is an outstanding feature of the property benefits from a sunny southerly facing orientation and a good degree of seclusion, currently hard landscaped for ease of maintenance with a selection of established shrubs totally enclosed creating a safe and secure environment for small animals or young children. There is a side gated access which leads to the front of the house.

Amenities - Ashcroft Road is in a much sought-after location due to its proximity to the town centre which is within walking distance. Most of the street consists of period town houses and cottages. Cirencester is deservedly known as the “Capital of the Cotswolds” and is extremely accessible, being at the intersection of the Fosse Way and Ermin Way. The latter provides virtual dual carriage access to both the M4 at Swindon and the M5 at Gloucester/Cheltenham. There is a fast and regular Great Western Train service from Kemble (about 3.5 miles) to London Paddington which takes approximately 75 minutes with stops at Swindon, Didcot and Reading.’

Residents Parking Scheme - There is a residence parking scheme within Ashcroft Road this gives the ability for residents to park two vehicles under a 24/7 permit within Ashcroft Road and Ashcroft Gardens ask the Vendors agent for further detail.s

Viewing - Through the vendors sole agent 7 days a week

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Nearest station

  • Kemble (3.5 mi)
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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Cain & Fuller Estate Agents, Cirencester

14 Dyer Street, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 2PF

01285 411021 Local call rate

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