The Old School House, Cam Pitch, Cam, Dursley, GL11 5JX


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A rare opportunity to purchase a truly unique detached Cotswold Stone Grade II Listed Property retaining many original period features. Having been skilfully restored in recent years to a high specification the property offers spacious, versatile accommodation throughout. Believed to date back to 1854 this property has a wealth of historic value to include having been more recently the former Church School House in Cam and has now been skilfully converted to provide a spacious family home with beautifully proportioned accommodation including fantastic original Gothic style mullioned windows, exposed Cotswold Stone and timber beams and original school bell. The main living accommodation is extremely spacious with a 29ft living and dining room with wonderful stone open fireplace, a separate second reception room/bedroom four, a large kitchen/breakfast room comprehensively fitted with large Range cooker, cloakroom and separate utility room. With two separate staircases to the first floor, one leading to the master bedroom suite with ensuite and the second to two further bedrooms and family bathroom. The property with old world charm blends seamlessly with modern conveniences of gas fired central heating, stylish kitchen and bathroom fittings and engineered Oak floors. Outside there are enclosed lawned gardens with a separate large patio area ideal for outside entertaining with gravelled driveway providing off-road parking.


The property is located next to St Bartholomew's Church and close to the village centre with excellent shopping, schooling and recreational facilities. The area is surrounded by scenic Severn Vale countryside with beautiful walks and rides up Cam Peak and Long Down, nestled beneath the wooded Cotswold Escarpment. Communications to the larger centres of Bristol, Gloucester, Bath and Cheltenham have fine commuting routes via the A38, M5 and M4 motorway and there is a main line train station at Cam serving Bristol and London Paddington via Gloucester.


From our Office on Parsonage Street proceed out of Dursley along the Kingshill Road, continue straight over the mini-roundabout (Police Station on the right). At the next roundabout, at the top of Cam Pitch, take the right and continue to the bottom where the property can be found on the left hand side.



Original timbered front door with iron furniture and original lock to:


A spacious entrance L shaped hall with Limestone floor, radiator, cupboard housing meter fuse box, clover leaf shaped window to side and roof light window.


With character latch door, low level WC and pedestal wash basin.


4.52m (14' 10") x 3.20m (10' 6")

With two Gothic arched mullioned windows with fitted shutter blinds, coved ceiling, down-lights, BT point, cupboard concealing gas meter box and panelled radiator. This room could be used as a second living room, dining room or ground floor bedroom if required.


8.99m (29' 6") x 5.26m (17' 3")

A magnificent open plan, spacious room with beautiful Limestone fireplace and four Gothic arched original mullioned windows with fitted shutter blinds. Two radiators, engineered Oak flooring and steps and balustrade leading up to door to the rear garden.


5.46m (17' 11") x 4.50m (14' 9")

Comprehensively fitted with a new range of base and draw units incorporating Beech block worktop surfaces over, matching wall storage cupboards and Belfast style sink unit with mixer tap over. Space for standing fridge/freezer, new Leisure Cuisine Range cooker with double ovens and five ringed hob unit and extractor hood over, twin panelled radiator, wooden flooring, Gothic arched window with fitted shutter blinds. Stairs to first floor master suite and door to utility room:


With matching base units and inset sink unit with Beech worktop surfaces, space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble drier, Gothic arched window to side, panelled radiator and wall mounted Ideal gas fired boiler supplying central heating and domestic hot water circulation.


3.71m (12' 2") x 3.48m (11' 5")

Accessed from the kitchen breakfast room the master bedroom suite has a stunning feature arched mullioned window, high ceilings with exposed beams, panelled radiator, hanging clothes rail and window seat with storage.


With corner quadrant shower unit with glazed shower screens and thermostatic control shower unit, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, wooden floor, feature arched window, ladder towel radiator, original feature 'Old School Bell' with pull cord which is still in working order.


There is a second staircase to additional landing with exposed timber beams, giving access to bedrooms two and three:


4.14m (13' 7") x 2.95m (9' 8")

With panelled radiator, feature window seat, arched mullioned window to rear and exposed ceiling timbers.


4.14m (13' 7") x 2.95m (9' 8")

With panelled radiator, feature arched window to front and exposed beamed ceiling.


A spacious bathroom having a panelled bath with shower unit over and glazed shower screen, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC, heated towel radiator, electric shaver socket, ceiling down-lighters and feature exposed beams.


The property benefits from having delightful enclosed gardens with walled and fenced boundaries. Mainly laid to lawn with separate terrace patio area, ideal for outside entertaining and pathway access to the property and parking area.


The property does have a parking facility to the front and access to an outside store room..


2.59m (8' 6") x 2.39m (7' 10")

With external access offering an additional storage area.


The properties parking is approached via the main church driveway giving access to the rear of the property, where there is a gravelled driveway providing parking for two vehicles. The access driveway is owned by St Bartholomew's Church who provide the property with a license to cross the churchyard, giving vehicular access to the private driveway.

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