Shipton Moyne, Tetbury


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  • Bedrooms: 3
DESCRIPTION 1 Waterworks Cottage is a Pre War, natural stone end terraced cottage, built in 1930 currently owned by Bristol Water PLC.

It is one of three cottages which used to be lived in by workers of the adjacent waterworks. The cottage offers the purchaser an opportunity to renovate and make a very comfortable quietly positioned family home surrounded by woodland and fields.

The accommodation consists of entrance hall with staircase to landing and a window to the side. The sitting room has a blocked fireplace, double glazed window to the front and a ceiling beam. Behind this the fitted kitchen has a modern range of oak effect units comprising of base cupboards and drawers with matching wall cupboards plus integrated stainless steel oven, electric hob and built in larder cupboard. A rear lobby offers a cloaks cupboard and a door into the rear garden, and access to a wet room with a chrome shower fitting, plus pedestal wash basin low level WC and window to the side.

At first floor level the main bedroom is to the front and has an airing cupboard housing a modern Vaillant Combi central heating boiler. Bedroom two is also a double and has views over pasture land and to the rear and bedroom three - a good sized single has a built in cupboard and window to the side.

There is a good sized garden to the front, side and rear of the cottage.

Should the purchaser wish to extend the property the foul sewer, water mains and electrics (underground) would all need to be re-routed at the purchasers cost.

DIRECTIONS From our office in the centre of town proceed down Church Street which becomes the Bath Road. After about half a mile from Tetbury turn left down the lane sign posted to Shipton Moyne. Once passing the Cat and Custard Pot pub on your right continue for a further 0.8 of a mile. Turn right at a minor crossroads onto The Fosseway and continue along this tarmac road for 0.2 of a mile turning right down a private driveway through the trees to the cottage.

SERVICES AND TENURE We believe the property is served by mains electricity and water. Drainage is through a private sewerage plant that serves four other properties including the pumping station through which the costs are shared. Access road is owned by Bristol Water, purchaser to share maintenance costs. LPG central heating with a tank in the garden. The Vendor informs us that the tenure is freehold. Confirmation has been requested - please contact us for further details. The above should be verified by your Solicitor or Surveyor.

AMENITIES Shipton Moyne is a delightful unspoilt Cotswold village just 3 miles south of Tetbury with a popular Pub, Village Hall, Church, and children's playing field. The village is surrounded by many rural walks,

Nearby, Tetbury, often referred to as the entrance to the Cotswolds, is a thriving historic Cotswold market town situated less than half an hour from both the M4 and M5 motorways and within easy reach of Cirencester, Swindon, Bristol, Cheltenham, Gloucester and Bath. There is good access to Kemble BR Station with regular Intercity services to London and other regional commercial centres.

Tetbury is well known for its royal houses being 1.5 miles north east of Highgrove House the country home of HRH the Prince of Wales, with Gatcombe Park, the home of the Princess Royal, being some 4 miles to the north. There are a good range of shops, hotels, Inns and restaurants, primary and secondary schools and leisure and sporting facilities.

Within the local area are a number of places of interest including the world famous Westonbirt Arboretum with 18 thousand trees and shrubs in some 600 acres of beautiful landscaped grounds.

LOCAL AUTHORITY Cotswold District Council

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Perry Bishop and Chambers - Tetbury

3 Church Street, Tetbury, Gloucestershire

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