Blaisdon Lane, Longhope
£739,950 For Sale


This Edwardian, four-bedroom country home is situated in a stunning elevated position in the village of Blaisdon. The home is set in gardens and grounds in excess of two and a half acres and enjoys fantastic views of the surrounding fields and farmland.

  • Detached family home
  • Four double bedrooms
  • Set within approximately 2.5 Acres
  • Annex potential
  • Spectacular countryside views

Accommodation

Stanley Lodge is country home which sits in a beautiful elevated position. Visitors are welcomed to the home through the practical porch and an internal door which takes you on to the hallway. From the entrance hall, you will find stairs to the first floor and doors leading off to the living room and snug. The 21.5ft living room benefits from front and rear aspect windows, which flood the space with natural light and take full advantage of the fantastic rural views. The living room has an exposed, fully working fireplace which is wonderful in the winter months. The snug, at the front of the property has doors leading off to the conservatory, WC and the kitchen/diner. The conservatory has a practical stone floor and heating and boasts amazing far reaching views to the south and west. The conservatory gives access directly out onto the garden. To the rear of the property is a modern kitchen/diner which features a sociable island with integrated sink, an eye-level double oven, integrated dishwasher and space for a large American style fridge/freezer. The room has ample space for a dining table and there are French doors opening onto the garden.

Located behind the property is a detached outbuilding which has the potential to be converted into a 2 bedroom annex. (Subject to relevant planning permissions)

To the first floor are four good sized double bedrooms which all have beautiful views over the surrounding land. The modern, fully tiled family bathroom features his and hers sinks, a freestanding bath and an enclosed shower cubicle.

Outside

The sweeping gravel driveway leads from the country lane up to the property. The grounds of the property cover approximately two and a half acres and are mainly laid to lawn. The land would be ideal for those looking to grow their own vegetables, keep small livestock or simply enjoy the outdoors. While the rear of the home backs onto private woodland, it is hard not to be captivated with the beautiful, far reaching views to the front of the property across the village of Blaisdon and all the way over to Gloucester.

Location

Blaisdon is a lovely rural village 10 miles west of Gloucester home to the famous Blaisdon Hall, an elegant Jacobean style Grade II listed Victorian Mansion House which overlooks the stunning Severn Valley. Nestled in the heart of the village is the rustic and picturesque Red Hart Inn which has previously featured in the Good Pub Guide. An area of beauty, the village is an excellent location for those looking to enjoy country walks and a rural feel.

Tenure, services and local authority

Freehold
Mains water and electric, oil central heating and septic tank.
Forest of Dean District Council tax band F £2541.26 (2019/20)

Directions

Proceed out of Newent on the B4216 towards Huntley (via Culver Street). At the junction with the A40 turn right, and then left at the first set of traffic lights onto the A4136 (sign posted Longhope & Mitcheldean). After a short distance take a left turn onto Blaisdon Lane, continue for almost a mile where the property can then be found on the right hand side.

Location