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6 bed barn conversion for sale

£1,750,000

Birdlip Hill, Gloucester GL3

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Property features

  • Bespoke Renovation
  • Barn Conversion
  • 6 Acres Of Land
  • Four Double Bedrooms
  • Planning Permission Granted
  • Ensuite To Master
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Triple Garage With Car Port
  • Additional Detached Cottage
  • Double Glazed Throughout With Central Heating

Property description

A stunning detached, Cotswold stone barn conversion nestled below 'The Peak' on the Cotswold escarpment in Great Witcombe, Gloucestershire. Having been lovingly renovated by the current owners in 2002, this original 18th century barn offers any purchaser a tranquil setting, with unrivalled views over Gloucester, the Gloucestershire countryside and, on a clear day, as far as Wales and the Brecon Beacons.

In addition, the property has planning permission for a 2,000sq ft. (approx.) extension which nearly doubles the size of the existing four bedroom barn conversion (see pictures for plans) and a charming Cotswold stone two bedroom detached cottage.

This unique property also includes 6 acres of land with the potential to purchase more land if required under private negotiation. With extensive off road bridle paths nearby, this opportunity is a must look for any equestrian enthusiast.

In conclusion the main residence spreads over approx. 2644 square ft. The additional cottage offers a further 1008 square ft. With the addition of the extension, this family home offers the new owners a potential 5717 square ft. (approximately) of uniquely stunning living space.

As I am sure you will a agree, this is a real bespoke barn conversion which has spared no expense. You will be owning a unique tailored made property which will provide many years of happiness. Please book your viewing today instantly with Purplebricks.

Location

Located on the border between Great Witcombe and Birdlip, this property offers a quiet, private, rural location within easy reach of the M5 and M4. The property is 9 miles from Cirencester, 5 miles from Gloucester and only 4 miles from Cheltenham. This property is ideally located for commuting to all these local towns as well as Birmingham, Bristol and London. After a hard day's work, the breath-taking sunsets will ease the stress of any tiring working day.

Situated on the edge of the Cotswold escapement, the property is also ideally located close to many of the country's best private and public schools, including Kings School, Gloucester; Cheltenham Ladies College, Rendcomb College and Birdlip Primary School.

The property is only a 5 minutes drive from extensive local amenities, despite its quiet, rural location.

Ground Floor

The ground floor of the main residence offers travertine stone flooring and under-floor heating throughout. Large double glazed windows in many of the rooms give a light and airy feeling to the whole property.

The lounge and dining room offer a two-sided open log burner and a bespoke structural finish to be admired.

Constructed from a solid oak frame throughout, the property has been fitted with care and precision to enhance the character and charm of this rare and different renovated property.

An office/study space can be utilised by the new owners in various ways, potentially being used as a play room or snug.

The entrance hall is light and welcoming, finished in solid oak, with its own cloakroom, leading to a very large, fully fitted, country-themed kitchen and an extensive utility room.

First Floor

The first floor offers an elevated view over the full plot as well as far reaching views. There are four double bedrooms, with the master offering a dressing area and en-suite. The bathrooms are bright with a modern three piece suite.

There are a number of velux windows through the first floor allowing for bright, airy rooms. Radiators can be found in two of the four bedrooms and heated towel rails in both en-suite and main bathroom.

Cottage

The cottage is itself a barn conversion, renovated to an exceptional standard with solid oak doors and Cotswold stone features. This beautiful detached building, is comprised of an open plan lounge/kitchen, two double bedrooms with built in wardrobes and a family bathroom with four piece suite.

The cottage is the perfect solution for guests, younger adults or older parents/grandparents.

Planning Permission

Planning permission has already been granted and secured for a 2,000 square feet extension (approx), comprising an open-plan kitchen, dining and living room on the ground floor . The second floor will boast a master bedroom with stunning views, a walk in dressing room and en suite bathroom, a second large double bedroom also with walk in wardrobes and en suite, connected to the main house via an open balcony overlooking the ground floor.

The living area on the ground floor will be an impressive, glass fronted, 1,125 square feet (approx) overlooking the valley.

This is a singular opportunity to create your own dream home from what is already an exceptional property.

Grounds

The property sits in 6 acres of rural ground, approached by a sweeping driveway, leading to a triple garage and extensive guest parking. A large patio overlooks the stunning views from the open courtyard. Apple trees provide shade and the adjacent fenced paddock area is ideal for equestrian lovers or children. The house is tucked into the Cotswold Escarpment, below the woodland of the Peak.

Additional land may be purchased from the seller by private negotiation.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floor Plan

Floor Plan View original

Market activity
Average price paid £231,324 Sales 550 Current average value £243,959 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £9,369 ▲ 3.99%

Property value data/graphs for GL3

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £345,737 £262 3.5 £320,353
Semi-detached £228,651 £230 3.1 £218,357
Terraced £195,674 £234 2.7 £202,167
Flats £129,423 £215 1.7 £125,887

Current asking prices in GL3

Average: £257,954
Avg. current asking prices in GL3
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £96,980
(5)
£224,581
(14)
£243,735
(73)
£340,046
(39)
£348,748
(4)
Flats £90,434
(16)
£110,322
(9)
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All £91,993
(21)
£179,871
(23)
£243,735
(73)
£340,046
(39)
£348,748
(4)

Current asking rents in GL3

Average: £763 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in GL3
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £594 pcm
(1)
£713 pcm
(5)
£837 pcm
(6)
£1,138 pcm
(4)
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Flats £451 pcm
(1)
£558 pcm
(3)
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All £522 pcm
(2)
£655 pcm
(8)
£837 pcm
(6)
£1,138 pcm
(4)
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Fun facts for GL3

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Station Road £628,105
Coopers Hill £517,200
Dog Lane £516,237
Paynes Pitch £502,885
Crifty Craft Lane £495,773
Highest turnover in GL3
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Tyndale Road 64.7%
Twyver Place 50.0%
Marleyfield Close 50.0%
Hucclecote Road 50.0%
Grenville Close 48.0%

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Nearby transport

  • Cheltenham Spa (4.5 miles)
  • Gloucester (5.7 miles)
  • Stroud (Gloucs) (7.6 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (40.6 miles)
  • Birmingham International Airport (45.6 miles)
  • Coventry Airport (45.9 miles)
  • Sharpness Old Docks (17.4 miles)
  • Lydney Harbour (18.8 miles)
  • Castle Park Ferry Landing (33.1 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Birdlip Primary School (0.6 miles)
  • Castle Hill Primary School (1.7 miles)
  • Brockworth Primary Academy (1.9 miles)
  • National Star College (1.8 miles)
  • Dean Close School (4.1 miles)
  • Gloucestershire College (4.7 miles)
  • Millbrook Academy (1.8 miles)
  • Cheltenham Bournside School and Sixth Form Centre (3.7 miles)
  • Chosen Hill School (3.7 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£6,843 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 175,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £6,298 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £516,000 Contents value up to £75,000 Average insurance cost £41/mo (£494/yr)
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Home Insurance is based on the average price of a building and contents quote for a property in this area in the last 48 months.

Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy

Gas £67 Electricity £79 Estimated energy cost £146/mo

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Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 24900 kWh/year
Electricity: 6800 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

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Tewkesbury

Estimated tax band H Council tax cost £312 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.

Water

Supply £27 Sewerage £19 Estimated water cost £46 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

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