May Hill, Longhope, Gloucestershire
£650,000 For Sale

A DETACHED family home with beautiful VIEWS. Offering three double bedrooms, CONSERVATORY and HEATED SWIMMING POOL. The property has gardens of approximately ¾ of an ACRE with garage/workshop. NO CHAIN

  • Detached House with 3/4 Acre
  • Beautiful Countryside Views
  • Heated Swimming Pool
  • Garage/Workshop
  • Village Location
  • Local Village Pub


May Hill is a familiar landmark seen for many miles around, with its near circular distinctive stand of pine trees, and at its summit the highest point of West Gloucestershire and on a clear day you can see up to 12 other counties, the hill was enclosed by an act of parliament in 1873 and passed into the care of the National Trust in 1935. Also home to the popular Glass House Inn a charming red brick public house on the slopes of May Hill, the village also has a local village hall.


The accommodation comprises; entrance hall with double doors off leading to the lounge, feature fireplace with cast iron and white wood surround, bay window with beautiful views over neighbouring countryside, double doors into the conservatory. Further double doors again from the entrance hall lead to a well appointed kitchen/dining area. The kitchen provides a comprehensive range of high gloss base units with extensive granite style worktop surfaces, fully integrated appliances to include fridge/freezer, dishwasher, and dual fuelled Rangemaster, matching eye level units, the dining area with bay window to front elevation again with beautiful views. Open plan to the breakfast room with a utility area.
On the first floor the property provides three double bedrooms with balcony to the master affording beautiful views, a family bathroom and separate w.c.
Outside the property is approached via electric double iron gates with a driveway providing parking ample parking and leading to the garage/workshop. The ¾ acre plot mainly extends to a large expanse of lawn with flower beds and borders with a selection of mature trees and shrubs, plus a small orchard area. Patio area and large ornamental fish pond. Log cabin/sun room with power and lighting, a heated outdoor swimming pool fully enclosed with high brick wall and lockable gate. Plant room with heating and filtration system.
A further gated access to the rear allows access for service vehicles or similar.




Mains electricity and water, private drainage and oil fired central heating

Local Authority

Forest of Dean District Council
Tax Band F
£2403.33 - 2018/19


Leave Newent via Culver Street (B4216) sign posted Huntley continue for approximately 2 miles, turning right into Judges Lane signposted Glass House. Proceed and at the 'T' junction turn left past the Glass House Inn, continue up the hill after passing the war memorial the property will be found immediately on the left hand side.

Disclaimer: These particulars do not form part of any contract and no responsibility is accepted for any errors or omissions in any statement made, whether verbally or written for or on behalf of Naylor Powell.

Floorplans have been prepared for identification purposes only, they are not to scale and no guarantee can be given as to their accuracy.

Prospective purchasers please be aware none of the appliances, boiler, heaters etc. which may have been mentioned in these particulars have been tested and no guarantee can be given that they are in working order. Prospective purchasers should arrange for such items to be tested at their own expense.