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Detached 4 bedroomed character house, with super views across the village. The property still retains many charming and original features. The accommodation is arranged over three floors and comprises: entrance porch, dining room with open fireplace and stone hearth, separate sitting room and feature open fire, further reception room, fitted kitchen with stairs to the first floor. First floor landing that is currently used as office space, two double bedrooms and family bathroom. To the second floor there is a bedroom & dressing room (or occasional bedroom). To the front the driveway has parking for many cars, garden to both front and rear, the rear garden is a blank canvass for a keen gardener, or left as a large green area, with large patio area.
The house has a stone vaulted cellar.
Avening is a small Cotswold village that, like many villages in the area, grew up around the wool industry. It is located almost equidistant between Nailsworth and Tetbury and provides local facilities which include two public houses, a primary school with an outstanding reputation, and an historic Saxon Church. Located on the northern edge of Avening and within close proximity of the property are Gatcombe Park and the well-known Minchinhampton Golf Club, boasting two 18 hole courses. Minchinhampton is just a short drive away with access to a few smaller shops and 600 acres of common land managed by the National Trust.
Nailsworth is just over two miles away where you will find a small supermarket, delicatessens including the acclaimed Williams Kitchen fish market & food hall plus a wonderfully diverse selection of fashionable boutiques and shops, salons, antiques & furniture shops and galleries for local craftspeople who have an annual arts festival. The town also offers a post office, butchers, grocery shops, doctors, dentists and a public library.
There are several good secondary schools in the area including one in Tetbury, one in Cirencester as well as a girls and a boys grammar school in Stroud. The area also has excellent transport links with Swindon, Cheltenham, Bristol and Bath all being easily commutable, and London being about 80 minutes away from Kemble Station.