3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Shepherds Way, Cirencester

Sold STC £480,000

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A rare and superb opportunity to acquire an extended semidetached family home in shepherds way one of Cirencester's most desirable and established areas on the edge of the town centre close to a full range of amenities and facilities including Powell's primary school. The accommodation has been extended in the recent past it now benefits from a great deal of flexibility with its usage and would suit a growing family. There is a selection of character feactures through out the property. Externally the house benefits from established gardens to front and rear, the rear garden boasting a sunny south westerly facing orientation and a high degree of seclusion. There is a large garage to the side of the property which would offer scope for further extension to provide additional bedroom accommodation subject to planning approval. We urge early viewing of this exceptional family home through the vendors sole agent.

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.

Situation - Shepherds way 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.

Description - 18 shepherds way is a superb opportunity to acquire a house in this much sought-after location the property has a selection of period features throughout found in this age of house. Period entrance door leads to reception hallway, oak floor, stairs to first floor accommodation, deep storage cupboard and downstairs cloakroom. The house benefits from four reception rooms, the main lounge lies to the front of the house with period open fireplace and window to front garden. The dining room lies to the rear a well proportioned space with glazed windows and door leading to conservatory. This room benefits from a south-westerly facing orientation and gives excellent views and access onto the secluded rear garden. A family room has been added to the rear of the house in the past with large double doors leading to the garden, this room benefits from a semi vaulted ceiling with skylight window. The kitchen is located to the front of the house has a extensive range of built-in storage and built-in appliance, there is ample space for a breakfast table, large double glazed picture window to front aspect. An internal door from the kitchen leads to the single garage with rear hallway and downstairs utility/shower room. This section of the building has been added in recent years we are informed by the vendor that foundations exist for the addition of another storey to give a further two bedrooms if required by incoming purchasers subject to approved planning permission. The first floor accommodation benefits from three family size bedrooms with a range of built-in storage a separate WC and family bathroom many people within the area have also extended into the large loft space subject to planning consent. The property is warmed by a gas fired heating system this is complimented with a series of double glazed windows the property gives flexible and light living space for the growing family.

Outside - The front garden is well established bounded by attractive dry Cotswold stone walling with pedestrian and vehicle access to one side, pathway to entrance door. There is parking in the driveway for two vehicles in front of the attached single garage with gated side access to the rear garden. The rear garden is an outstanding benefit of the property it boasts a South Westerly facing orientation is laid to lawn with a selection of natural woodland areas stocked with a large array of flowering plants, shrubs and specimen trees. The whole is enclosed by timber fencing creating a safe and secure environment for small animals or young children.

Garage And Parking - There is a large single garage to the side of the house with electric up and over door, power and light. Internal door leads to the kichten, also access to rear hall way and in turn the garden.

Viewing - Through the vendors sole agent

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  • Kemble (4.0 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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