Lower Boulsdon, Newent
£499,950 Sold Subject to Contract

Nestled off a country lane on the edge of the market town of Newent is this quaint yet versatile cottage set in a plot of 1/2 an acre and enjoying stunning gardens with beautiful brook and surrounded by farmland. A real gem not to be missed.

  • Stunning gardens
  • Half acre plot
  • Country lifestyle
  • Versatile accommodation
  • Garage plus outbuilding
  • EPC F28


The property is accessed via a entrance porch and then into the spacious entrance/reception hall which has staircase off and doors leading to firstly the cosy living room with fireplace and wood burning stove. Off the living room is the versatile study/bedroom four which is a light and bright room with vaulted ceiling and feature "port hole" window on the gable end. Also off the hallway is the useful utility room which in turn leads into the downstairs shower room. From the utility there is access out to the rear garden. The well appointed kitchen has ample space for breakfast table and enjoys pleasant outlook over the gardens. Leading from the kitchen/diner is the additional spacious dining room with large sliding door to the rear garden and second stair case leading to the first floor. The main staircase leads from the entrance hall to first floor landing where there is an airing cupboard and doors to the master bedroom, bedroom three and the family bathroom. Bedroom three then leads into the second bedroom which can also be accessed separately from the second staircase offering versatile family accommodation. In addition there is a generous garage with power and lighting.


The gardens are simply delightful and offer a truly "country lifestyle". There are a number of fruit trees to include apples, pears, plum, damson and greengage plus well stocked vegetable growing areas. The front garden is a quintessential English cottage garden with a variety of flowering borders and mature beds blooming with vibrant colours throughout the seasons. The property enjoys a large lawned area and a pleasant brook runs through the garden complete with foot bridge to navigate to the opposite side of the bank. There is also a raised deck area to the rear ideal for alfresco dining while overlooking the gardens. An interesting and unique plot that offers a touch of the "good life" alongside fantastic family space. There are two external power points and two external water taps. The whole plot measure approximately half an acre.


Newent originally called Noent is a small market town about 8 miles north west of Gloucester, on the northern edge of the Forest of Dean. The town includes a half-timbered market house, plus other houses of historical nature and Newent Lake a large picturesque lake in the centre of the town, originally part of the Newent Court Estate is the 'jewel of the town'.
Newent is served by three schools, all within the town, a doctors surgery and dentist, Sports & Leisure Centre and various churches of different denominations. With excellent motorway links to the M50 and M5.

Tenure, Services and Local Authority

Mains electricity and water, private septic tank, oil fired central heating
Forest of Dean District Council - Tax Band E - £2266.42


From the centre of Newent head up Culver Street (B4216) and out of town passing Whitegates on your left and Connemara Close on your right. Take the next right onto Boulsdon Lane and the property can be found after a short distance on the right hand side.