Lower Swell, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A charming mid-terrace cottage situated in an elevated position within a popular village


From Stow-on-the-Wold take the B4068 signed to Lower Swell, upon entering the Village bear round to the left and then to the right and the property will be seen on the right hand side, just before The Golden Ball Inn.

Lower Swell

7 Cotswold Gables is situated in an elevated position in the heart of the village with views over the road and paddock to the front and parkland to the rear. Lower Swell is a popular village which has an attractive village green with a war memorial, the Parish Church of St Mary as well as The Golden Ball Public House. Stow-on-the-Wold is about a mile and has a varied selection of shops, business and educational facilities. Lower Swell is also conveniently placed for Moreton-in-Marsh, which has a main line station with a regular service to London Paddington via Oxford and Reading. Bourton-on-the-Water which is situated 5 miles away has the popular Cotswold Secondary school which has been rated Outstanding by OFSTED 2018 and affiliated leisure centre.


7 Cotswold Gables is a mid-terrace house. It has an attractive gabled front elevation constructed of natural Cotswold stone with Cotswold stone mullion windows with traditional drip moulds and fitted with double glazed casements. There is a stone canopy set above the front door. The rear is of pebble dash rendered elevations and all under a clay tiled roof.


7 Cotswold Gables has been recently modernised and now comprises a sitting room with fireplace fitted with a wood burning stove leading to a kitchen/breakfast room with double doors leading to the rear garden. There are three bedrooms on the first floor together with a bathroom.


A painted pedestrian timber gate gives access to all four properties in the terrace with steps with hand rail leading to the front door. The front garden is tiered with flower and shrub borders and a circular terrace providing a sitting out area. There is unrestricted parking set on the opposite side of the road.

The rear garden is approached from the patio door in the kitchen or alternatively via a right of way from the neighbouring property (No 8). A concrete area immediately abuts the house with steps leading up to the remainder of the garden which is ready to be turfed. Surrounded in part by timber fencing and part by post, rail and chicken wire. An attached outbuilding constructed of painted block under a pitched clay tiled roof comprising wood store (5'1 x 4'10 ), outside WC (4'10 x 2'11 ).

S. 157 Housing Act 1985

7 Cotswold Gables was formerly part of the Local Authority housing stock and as such contains a restrictive covenant which requires consent to purchase from the Local Authority. It is understood that any purchaser who has lived or worked within Gloucestershire or the Cotswold Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty for at least the last three years would qualify for automatic consent. Other applications may be considered on merit following a minimum of 8 weeks marketing.


Mains water, drainage and electricity are connected to the property. Please Note that we have not tested any equipment, appliances or services in this property. Prospective purchasers are advised to commission appropriate investigations prior to formulating their offer to purchase.

Local Authority

Cotswold District Council, Trinity Road, Cirencester, Gloucestershire.

Tel: 01285 623000.

Council Tax

Band C.

Rates payable for 2018/2019 £1,437.37.

Energy Performance Rating

EPC Band G (11).

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