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
  • 1/2 acre plot
  • Walking distance to town
  • Country lifestyle
  • Versatile Accommodation
  • Garage plus outbuilding

Accommodation

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 4 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 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 is the spacious dining room with large sliding door to rear and 2nd stair case leading to first floor. The main staircase leads from entrance hall to first floor landing where there is an airing cupboard and doors to master bedroom, bedroom 3 and the family bathroom. Bedroom three then leads into 2nd bedroom which can also be accessed separately from the 2nd stair case offering versatile family accommodation. In addition there is a generous garage with power and lighting.

Outside

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 living while overlooking the gardens. A n interesting and unique plot that offers a touch of the "good life" alongside fantastic family space. There are 2 external power points and 2 external water taps.The whole plot measure approx 1/2 an acre.

Location

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 & M5.

Tenure

Freehold

Services

Mains electricity and water, private septic tank, oil fired central heating

Local Authority

Forest of Dean District Council
Tax Band E
£2266.42 - 2019/20

Directions

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.

Location