A substantial Cotswold home located in a secluded position with good access to Cheltenham and Cirencester
Enjoying a glorious wooded backdrop on the edge of a popular Cotswold village, a delightful well-presented family house with flexible accommodation (incorporating an annex), private enclosed level gardens and ample gated parking. The Buckholt is perfect for both entertaining and everyday modern life. On the ground floor, in the heart of the house, a stunning open plan kitchen incorporates a breakfast and family area with bi-fold doors that lead to the terrace which looks over the garden. In addition to the kitchen there are three flexible reception rooms all benefiting from generous proportions, good natural light and retaining period features. The house has the ability to annexe part off to create a 2 storey, one bedroom cottage so offering the flexibility to be either separate or incorporated into the house. Upstairs, in total, there are 5/6 bedrooms and 3/4 bath/shower rooms which include a fantastic master bedroom with dressing room which enjoys views over the garden and beyond.The property is completely enclosed by its boundary, accessed via electric gates which lead onto to a paved driveway offering parking for a number of cars. There is a large timber framed double carport and workshop, home office or gym. Above, there is a large store room currently being used as a home cinema. To the front of the house, there is a flagstone courtyard garden with extensive lawns, raised beds and pretty borders at the rear of the house. A pleasant decked area leads to and from the kitchen which makes a superb entertaining space. The total property area is 0.6 acre.
Buckholt is privately situated just north of the attractive Cotswold village of Cranham, with its popular primary school, church and a pub. The nearest shops are at Painswick which lies about 3 miles to the south. More extensive shopping and cultural facilities are provided in the nearby towns of Cheltenham, Cirencester and Gloucester, all of which are within easy reach. Communication links are excellent with the A417, A40 and M5 all within easy reach.Schools in the area are excellent including in Cheltenham, both the Boys and Ladies Colleges, Dean Close and Pate's Grammar School. Also within reach are Rendcomb College and Beaudesert Park.There are many recreational and leisure opportunities within the area including National Hunt racing at Cheltenham, golf at Cheltenham, Painswick, Cirencester and Minchinhampton and a network of paths and bridleways provide for excellent walking and riding throughout this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.Painswick 3 miles • Cheltenham 8 miles • M5 junction 11A (N&S) 5 miles • Cirencester 13 miles • Northleach 16 miles • Bath 36 miles • Oxford 44 miles • London 100 miles (Distances approximate).