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7 bed House - Detached - Sold Subject to Contract
Lakeside, Newent
Guide Price - £650,000

  • Impressive family home
  • Annexe potential
  • 1/2 acre plot
  • Stunning views over lake
  • Solar panels generating approximately £1,820 per annum
  • Private gardens
  • Sweeping driveway
  • EPC 67
This impressive and versatile family home offers spacious living accommodation throughout with potential annexe. Sat in half an acre plot, nestled at the end of a cul de sac and backing on the picturesque lake and park land.


Ground Floor
Arriving at the home, the front door with Georgian style canopy porch leads you in to the welcoming entrance hall which has doors leading off to the ground floor accommodation and stairs to first floor. To the left of the hall is the light and airy living room which enjoys double aspect windows and sliding patio doors to the rear garden, allowing an abundance of natural light as well showcasing the views over the rear garden. There is a feature fireplace with ornate surround and inset gas fire.
A door to the rear of the room takes you through to the kitchen which can also be accessed via the snug and dining room highlighting the versatility of the living accommodation. The kitchen/breakfast room is well appointed with a range of neutral wood, base and wall mounted units and cupboards with rolled edge worktops. Within the kitchen is an eye level double oven, five ring gas hob with extractor hood and a stainless steel 1 ½ bowl sink with tweeny macerator, mixer tap and drinking filter. Plumbing for dishwasher and two rear aspect windows overlook the gardens and towards Newent Lake.
A door from the kitchen leads to the good-sized utility room with a range of base and wall mounted units giving ample storage space. There is a water softener, plumbing for a washing machine, space for a tumble dryer and large fridge-freezer alongside a stainless-steel sink with practical double draining board. There are two windows overlooking the garden and a door taking you outside.
A door leads through to the large, bright dining room with two windows overlooking the garden and sliding doors to the cosy snug which would make an ideal playroom or study.
A rear lobby can be found off the dining room with door out to the side garden and additional staircase leading up to three bedrooms and a shower room which was historically used as a self-contained annexe with kitchen. Equally, the space works very well as part of the main house and has access to it via the master bedroom.

First Floor
The first floor, within the main part of the home offers four bedrooms with two bedrooms to the front and two to the rear. The master bedroom is a wonderful size with ample fitted wardrobes and two windows overlooking the front of the home. The master bedroom boasts an en-suite shower room with power shower, heated towel rails, vanity unit with sink, WC and storage cupboards. The two bedrooms to the rear enjoy enviable views over the gardens, Newent lake and its parkland.
Completing the first-floor accommodation is a family bathroom with a white suite comprising a bath with shower, over, WC and vanity unit with wash hand basin, storage cupboard and large mirror over.


To the front of the home is a sweeping "in and out" block paved driveway with ample off-road parking for several vehicles. The driveway leads to a detached double garage (5.22m x 4.96m) which is accessed via up and over doors and has power and lighting and personal door to the side. There is also an established bed at the front with a variety of shrubs and plants. Iron gates gives access around to the rear garden which is a delight with raised patio area with cast iron railings, expanse of lawn and established beds and borders, well stocked with a large variety of trees, shrubs, flowers and plants. There is a good sized shed and greenhouse. The garden is a real haven for birds and wildlife and enjoys a southerly aspect and views over the lake and surrounding parkland. In total, the plot measures approximately half an acre. Part of the property is covered by a Virginia creeper which is enjoyed at its best in the autumn.


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, Services and Local Authority

All mains services are connected and the property benefits from solar panels
Forest of Dean District Council Tax Band G (£3449.43 2022/23)


Leave Newent via High Street turning right into Lakeside (just before the traffic lights). Proceed along until eventually bearing right where the property will be located on the left hand side tucked into the corner of the cul-de-sac.

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