Sherborne House, Sherborne, Cheltenham


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 2
PROPERTY SUMMARY This beautiful building is approached through a pillared entrance and along a sweeping drive way. The building was converted into apartments in 1981 and now offers a unique opportunity for a range of buyers to acquire the perfect downsizer or second home with a range of excellent facilities to hand.

THE APARTMENT The apartment is located on the second floor with large windows making it lovely and light. The property has undergone extensive refurbishment and provides a modern interior yet retains the many period features of this wonderful building.

The accommodation is generous with a large entrance hall, a delightful reception room, a fully fitted kitchen with integrated appliances, and two double bedrooms (one with a large en suite) and a family bathroom again with bath and shower over. Karndean floors are laid throughout the property.

ADDITIONAL AMENITIES The property enjoys almost 12 acres of manicured grounds including large lawns, a rose garden, an orchard and a range of mature borders. Communal facilities include a heated swimming pool, sauna, gym and tennis court. In addition a private parking area offers a surplus of parking for residents.

SITUATION Sherborne village lies in the folds of the Cotswold Hills and is mainly owned by the National Trust, as is the Sherborne Estate which controls much of the parkland and several thousands of acres of farmland surrounding the village. It is situated midway between Burford and Northleach, about a mile north of the A40 which connects Oxford and Cheltenham. The village, with its typical Cotswold cottages and houses, is situated in the heart of the valley of the Little Sherborne Brook. In the village is a local post office/shop, useful for everyday needs, a Parish Church, primary school and social club with more extensive facilities on hand in Bourton-on-the-Water, Northleach, Burford, Cirencester or Cheltenham. The property is well located for sporting opportunities, with golf at Burford and Naunton Downs; racing at Cheltenham and Warwick; water sports at the Cotswold Water Park; hunting with the Heythrop and Cotswold Hunts; and rugby at Gloucester.

TENURE & SERVICE CHARGES Leasehold - 999 year lease granted in 1982

Service charge: Approximately £5000 p.a.

FIXTURES AND FITTINGS Certain items may be available by separate negotiation with Penny & Sinclair.

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