• For Sale
  • Guide price 800,000 GBP 
  • Bedroom: 4
  • Bathroom: 2
An iconic 1960s bungalow designed in the concept of Frank Lloyd Wright, just 2 miles from Stratford-upon-Avon, ripe for updating and extension if desired, subject to the necessary consent.
The property was designed for interior designer David Woulfe in the early 1960s in what was then the new exciting architectural design of the time, moving away from the traditional houses that pre-dated it.Thornhays is a fascinating and attractive village property with shallow asphalt clad roof pitches, ceilings clad in pine, efficient use of space, large double glazed metal casement windows taking full advantage of the garden and flush doors, the bungalow is built of brick with timber panels. There is wood block flooring throughout with the exception of the principal bedroom. The entrance hall is approached through the front door adorned with clematis to either side, with a coat cupboard. Principal bedroom facing south and east with a door to the south patio and en suite bathroom. L shaped sitting and dining room with wide windows facing south and west and a door to the west facing patio. Painted brick wall with a fireplace with open fire. Kitchen/breakfast room with door to the garden and fitted kitchen units with electric cooker with halogen hob and extractor, fridge and dishwasher. Double bowl sink, Built-in china cupboard, quarry tiled floor, walk-in shelved pantry and utility closet with plumbing for washing machine and dryer and space for freezer. There are three further bedrooms with cupboards, built-in shelving and high-level storage. Bedroom three also with a desk built-in. Study with built-in furniture and views over the garden.The garden to Thornhays is a real feature of the property, giving the bungalow seclusion and privacy, and well stocked with a variety of trees and plants. The front part of the garden is in the Conservation area of the village. The garden is fronted by a traditional roadside hedge and an edged gravel drive leads to a paved parking area and a further length of paved and brick drive and parking. The front part of the garden is lawned and has evergreens, box and yew topiary, herbaceous border, birch, flowering cherry and purple maple. Wooden garden store. Around the house are bamboos, a flagpole and a pergola with a magnificent wisteria. Large magnolia, cascading ornamental pears, trellis with grapevine, lawns, shrubs, rose bed and patios and to the east side of the bungalow a covered seating area. Behind the property, there are cypress, pine and eucalyptus trees, mature fruit trees and a lawn with wildflowers with a cascading lime tree. Mature boundary hedges give privacy.
Thornhays is located in the heart of the attractive village of Clifford Chambers which lies approximately 2 miles south of Stratford-upon-Avon and on the edge of the Cotswolds. Situated on a no through road, this peaceful village has many historic buildings and period properties including the attractive parish church of St Helens. Within the village itself, there is the New Inn Public House, a well equipped village hall, a social club and a children's recreation ground. Stratford Garden Centre which offers a wide range of shopping and a café is 0.5 mile from the village centre and Waitrose is just 1 mile away. A wider range of shopping and leisure facilities can be found nearby in the region's cultural centre, Stratford upon Avon. These include the world-renowned Royal Shakespeare Company theatres as well as an abundance of restaurants and dining pubs. The area is well served by state, grammar and private schools to suit most requirements.For the commuter, Rail services run to Birmingham from Stratford upon Avon (2 miles away) to London Paddington from Honeybourne (9 miles away) and to London Marylebone from Warwick Parkway (11 miles away). The M40 (J15) is 9 miles away linking the wider motorway network with Birmingham to the north and London to the south.
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