Lower Farm, Tibberton, Gloucester
£750,000 For Sale


On the market for the first time since the barn was converted, Wadesend is a unique, extremely spacious and versatile home offering fantastic family living accommodation. Set in a tranquil rural setting, the home offers beautiful gardens with a picturesque pond, tennis court and additional large barn offering vast potential. This unique home is not to be missed.

  • 5/6 Bedrooms
  • 1.25 acre plot
  • Tennis Court
  • Lovely gardens and pond
  • Large additional barn
  • Versatile accommodation

Accommodation

Wadesend was converted by the current owners in 1989. The home boasts a wealth of character features alongside practical family living requirements. Upon entering the property through the entrance hall you will find a spacious dining hall with vaulted ceiling and gallery landing. The large window to the rear fills the room with beautiful natural light. Leading off the dining hall are the stairs to the first floor, a useful utility room and shower room plus the versatile 6th bedroom/snug. The well-appointed kitchen has a range of modern oak units, granite work surfaces and traditional Aga which gives a ‘farmhouse’ feel to the room. The kitchen is an excellent space for entertaining with room for a large table and a sociable island. The kitchen leads into the conservatory which has access out to the gardens and patio. The generous 31ft living room is full of character, including a vaulted ceiling, exposed timbers and wood burning stove. The garden room is situated off the main living room which offers beautiful views over the grounds. The ground floor accommodation also provides a fantastic office/workroom which is accessed externally and offers the scope for running a business or comfortably working from home.
The first-floor accommodation can be accessed from a choice of 2 staircases. Located above the living room, a gallery library and reading room enjoys beautiful rural views. The master suite includes a walk-in wardrobe and en-suite bathroom. A further 4 generously sized bedrooms and 2 bathrooms will suit a growing family or offer excellent guest facilities.

Outside

Wadesend is set in a tranquil, rural location originally forming part of Lower Farm. Off the country lane, a driveway leads to a large paved parking area providing space for several vehicles. The parking area gives access to the main home and a large additional barn which offers vast potential for conversion (subject to planning). This barn has power and lighting as well as an additional loft space. The grounds measure in excess of 1.25 acres. To the front of the property is a large lawn with mature trees and hedgerow, this leads to the picturesque pond complete with its own jetty which gives a real feeling of seclusion. To the front of the property is a covered patio area which is ideal for entertaining. The mature gardens are stocked with established plants and a variety of trees. The all-weather tennis-court would entertain all members of the family. The rural surroundings can be enjoyed from all corners of the garden.

Location

Tibberton is located 5 miles (8.0 km) from Gloucester and 5 miles from Newent. With a local primary school and church, an active local community with W.I. cricket and tennis club, Tibberton & Taynton village hall, plus an annual ‘celebration’ of village life, with the Tibberton Show.

Tenure

Freehold

Services

Oil fired central heating, mains electric, drainage and water (metered supply)

Local Authority

Forest of Dean District Council
Tax Band G
£2922.38 - 2018/19

Directions

From Newent take the B4215 to Gloucester, turn right signposted Tibberton/Taynton. Proceed through the village passing the turning to Huntley Road on your left. Carry on along towards Taynton and after a short distance there is a farm track on the right hand side signed "Lower Farm". Follow the track and bear right at the end and the barn can be found in front of you.

Location