Halmore, Berkeley, GL13 9HJ

£550,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A beautifully presented detached country cottage situated in the unspoilt Hamlet of Halmore on the outskirts of Berkeley surrounded by scenic Severn Vale countryside.

The Cottage is built in natural stone offering a stunning blend of character and charm with extremely high quality fittings, décor and superb attention to detail. The accommodation originally offered three bedrooms but was stylishly adapted to provide two double bedrooms and a beautiful bathroom.

A quality character feel runs through the property which features limestone flooring throughout the majority of the ground floor with original fireplaces and wood burner, exposed natural stone, cottage latch doors, ceiling beams and timbers. A wonderful large farmhouse kitchen/dining room forms the heart of the accommodation with a centre island and a fabulous pine dresser matching the units with granite worktops. The ground floor also has a study which could be occupied as a third bedroom if required, fully equipped utility room and adjoining cloakroom/wc.

The lounge boasts a beamed ceiling and fireplace with multi-fuel wood burner and on the south side there is a large double glazed garden room leading directly off the kitchen/dining area. The study/bedroom three completes the ground floor accommodation whilst on the first floor there are two double bedrooms and a luxury bathroom with claw foot bath and large walk-in shower. The Cottage has gas fired central heating, double glazing and has been rewired with Jim Lawrence switches and fittings throughout. Outside the gardens are a great feature with cottage style borders including specimen shrubs, bushes and fruit trees. There are lawns and paved patios ideal for outside entertaining and a good sized driveway providing ample off-road parking and useful garden store/workshop.

The historic town of Berkeley lies within a few miles providing a good range of day to day amenities and the area is well served by Bristol, Gloucester and Cheltenham via the A38 and M5 motorway. There is also a mainline train station at Box Road, Cam serving Bristol and London Paddington via Gloucester.

COUNCIL TAX BAND - D

ENTRANCE

Panelled front door leading to the entrance lobby.

ENTRANCE LOBBY

With flagstone flooring, exposed stone walling, panelled double glazed window to side, down lighters, radiator and opening to the lounge.

LOUNGE

5.99m (19' 8") x 3.30m (10' 10")

With feature open fireplace having reclaimed brick arch and flagstone hearth with inset Stovax multi-fuel burning stove. Three double glazed windows, two with window seats; original beamed ceiling, twin panelled radiator, fitted wall lights, attractive recessed shelving, staircase to the first floor landing and door to kitchen/dining room.

GARDEN ROOM

4.37m (14' 4") x 2.92m (9' 7")

Having limestone flooring, double glazed windows and two sets of matching French doors leading to the garden. Twin panelled radiator and fitted wall lights.

CLOAKROOM

With low level WC and wash hand basin. Limestone flooring, velux roof light window, fitted spotlights and automatic air extractor fan.

KITCHEN/DINING ROOM

5.84m (19' 2") x 4.14m (13' 7")

KITCHEN

With cream Rangemaster double oven currently in place and six-burner gas hob unit set into recessed chimney having extractor and light over (negotiated sale may be available). A range of reclaimed pine base units with white porcelain knobs, matching dresser unit all with granite worktops incorporating drainer and inset deep sink unit with mixer taps over. Centre island with granite worktop, tall storage cupboard, twin panelled radiator, TV aerial socket, inset ceiling spotlights, two double glazed windows and limestone floor leading through to the dining area.

KITCHEN

DINING AREA

With feature brick open fireplace, panelled radiator, inset ceiling spotlights, wall lights and French doors leading to the garden room.

UTILITY ROOM

With a range of cream fronted base units incorporating beech worktop surfaces, having matching wall storage cupboards and inset sink unit with mixer tap. A range of John Lewis appliances including dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer and fridge/freezer (negotiated sale may be available for all integrated appliances). Limestone flooring, panelled radiator, cream tiled splash backs, double glazed window and half glazed door to the rear garden. Automatic air extractor fan and wall mounted Worcester Bosch gas fired combination boiler supplying central heating and domestic hot water circulation.

STUDY/BEDROOM THREE

3.15m (10' 4") x 3.12m (10' 3")

With panelled radiator, limestone flooring, built-in filing cabinet, storage cupboard, book shelving, downlighters and double glazed French doors leading to the side garden.

LEADING FROM THE FIRST FLOOR LANDING

From the sitting room there is a staircase to the first floor landing with exposed ceiling timbers and doors off bedroom one, bedroom two and family bathroom.

BEDROOM ONE

5.64m (18' 6") x 3.25m (10' 8")

Having two built-in double wardrobes, two panelled radiators, delightful original period fireplace, inset ceiling spotlights, wall mounting for flat screen TV, access to roof storage space and two double glazed windows to front.

BEDROOM TWO

3.96m (13' 0") x 3.43m (11' 3")

With a range of built-in wardrobes, panelled radiator, double glazed window to side, TV aerial socket, inset ceiling spotlights, downlighters and access to roof storage space.

FAMILY BATHROOM

Beautifully fitted with a clawfoot bath with mixer taps and shower attachment, wash hand basin and low level WC. Fully limestone tiled walk in shower cubicle with mains thermostatically controlled shower unit and glazed shower door.Karndean Auckland Oak strip flooring, chrome towel rail, wall lights and downlighters, two double glazed windows to side and fitted vanity mirror.

OUTSIDE

The property is set in pretty cottage gardens which have been landscaped and are well established with mature shrubs, bushes, flowering climbers and fruit trees. There is a lovely terraced patio area ideal for barbecues and outside entertaining and a lovely water feature. There are two driveways, one either side of the property providing a good deal of off-road parking space with a large gravelled parking area and recently constructed timber store/workshop (14ft x 12ft) with power and light. There is a log/bin store, outside electrical sockets and outside lighting.

PATIO SEATING AREA

GARDEN

GARDEN ROOM

TIMBER STORE/WORKSHOP

AGENTS NOTE:

The Vendors are aware that Fastershire/Gigaclear broadband is currently being installed to premises within the area.

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