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Main Street, Long Compton, SHIPSTON-ON-STOUR

£650,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
One of the brightest jewels in Long Compton's crown of country homes, and undoubtedly one of the village's best kept secrets, this detached, two storey, three/four bedroomed coach house to the adjacent property - Harrow Hill House - was redeveloped in 1994 and originally dates from the 17th Century.

Located within its own gated environment, and approached via its own discreet driveway from the Main Street, the property has a 120ft walled garden to the rear with a selection of different seating areas including a patio area adjacent to the property, all surrounding the heated swimming pool adding a whole new dimension to the living experience.

The ground floor of the property incorporates a homely, open-plan living kitchen-dining room, with the former being stylishly fitted with granite worktops and a range of integrated appliances. The stunning living room has a 20ft high apex ceiling, a Cotswold stone fireplace with wood-burning stove and an impressive, galleried landing which is part of the master suite on the first floor. There is a bedroom/study on the ground floor and shower room/WC which would be ideal as a guest suite.

At first floor level, there is an en suite bathroom to the master bedroom and two further double bedrooms at the rear, both having cottage-style low-level windows, taking full advantage of the superb views over the pool and garden. The front of the property overlooks St Peter and St Paul's church towards distant countryside.

Externally there is a gated courtyard with off-street parking for three vehicles, beyond which there is a double garage and a separate store and pump room. The property is warmed with oil-fired central heating from an external boiler and sealed unit double glazing.

The property is located opposite St Peter and St Paul's church, close to the centre of this popular Cotswold village, mid-way between the market towns of Chipping Norton, Shipston-on-Stour and Moreton-in-Marsh, where there are also rail links to London Paddington. The village has its own primary school, there is a renowned local eatery in the Red Lion public house, there is a village shop and a few other bespoke facilities. Walks can be enjoyed in the surrounding countryside in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Entrance porch:

1.6m (5ft 3in) x 1.85m (6ft 1in)

Ceramic tile floor, glazed on three sides including entrance door.

Kitchen:

4.55m (14ft 11in) x 3m (9ft 10in)

Two, westerly facing frosted windows, eight inset spotlights to the ceiling and solid granite work surfaces fitted to three sides with inset 1.5 enamel sink unit with single drainer, swan-necked mixer tap, granite splashback, space and plumbing for automatic washer, two integrated corner carousel units, central pan drawer beneath split-level AEG induction hob with granite splash back, integrated fridge, integrated dishwasher, two-tier larder unit, split-level AEG electric circatherm double oven with cupboards above and below, low-level skirting radiator, five separate base cupboards, glazed dresser unit, eight further wall-mounted cupboards.

Kitchen-living room

Dining Room:

7.29m (23ft 11in) x 3.4m (11ft 2in)

Exposed oak beam dividing this area and formed in part open plan with kitchen, attractive outlook over rear garden, access to hallway and lounge, double and single radiators.

Living Room:

7.19m (23ft 7in) x 5.03m (16ft 6in)

With 20ft high apex ceiling and galleried landing above, A-frame roof timbers and antique supporting oak beam, Cotswold stone fireplace around Morso cast iron wood-burning stove, double oak doors with matching glazed panels forming a picture window with outlook over rear garden and pool, two high-level windows, two double radiators, archery-style gable window, TV aerial point.

Living room 2

Inner hallway:

3.07m (10ft 1in) x 2.74m (9ft 0in)

15ft 5in x 10ft 4in

Dog-leg style formed in two sections with front door leading onto courtyard, double radiator, built-in understair storage cupboard, walk-in cloaks cupboard with remote light.

Study / Bedroom 4:

3.68m (12ft 1in) x 3.3m (10ft 10in)

Attractive outlook over front courtyard towards the Parish church, double radiator.

Shower room:

Three piece suite in white, low-flush WC, wall-mounted wash hand basin with tile splash back and fully tiled shower cubicle with built-in Mira Sport shower, built-in extractor and single radiator.

Landing:

4.01m (13ft 2in) x 3.4m (11ft 2in)

Gallery-style landing with baton balustrade, all renewed in turn antique pine style panelled doors, double glazed Velux window, single radiator, access to loft space, airing cupboard with foam-lagged cylinder and immersion heater.

Master Bedroom:

5.18m (17ft 0in) x 3.17m (10ft 5in)

Low-level windows with northerly aspect over gardens and westerly aspect over Parish chruch and front courtyard, 10ft high ceiling, double radiator, exposed purlins and roof timbers.

En Suite:

2.72m (8ft 11in) x 2.21m (7ft 3in)

Wash hand basin set into full width granite top with four oak cupboards below, and five drawer unit, low-flush WC, enamel steel bath in white with hand held shower attachment, single radiator, Velux window, built-in shaver point.

Second galleried landing:

5.21m (17ft 1in) x 1.52m (5ft 0in)

Exposed petrified oak beam, A-frame timber apex ceiling, double radiator, two wall-mounted light points.

Bedroom 2:

3.38m (11ft 1in) x 4.37m (14ft 4in)

Partial apex ceiling with exposed roof timbers and purlins, lower-level window with attractive outlook over rear garden, double radiator, built-in single wardrobe with antique pine door.

Bedroom 3:

3.12m (10ft 3in) x 3.91m (12ft 10in)

Exposed oak beam, high level Velux swing window and lower-level small paned window with views over garden, single radiator.

Bathroom:

3.35m (11ft 0in) x 2.16m (7ft 1in)

Three piece suite in white, low-flush WC, pedestal wash hand basin, enamel steel bath with tile surround, single radiator, exposed beams, Velux swing window.

Front courtyard:

9.68m (31ft 9in) x 6.55m (21ft 6in)

Flagged base random Cotswold stone wall on two sides, gated access leading to driveway, large PVC oil tank, boiler room housing oil-fired central heating boiler, outside light and particularly attractive views of the Parish church.

Double garage:

6.32m (20ft 9in) x 4.57m (15ft 0in)

16ft high ceiling and twin metal up-and-over doors, power and light installed.

Rear garden:

33.53m (110ft 0in) x 7.32m (24ft 0in)

Widening to 40ft wide.

Rear area is mainly laid to lawn with random Cotswold stone wall to one side and a boundary of lime trees screening this property from the adjacent one. Swimming pool is approximately 30ft long by 15ft wide. Mosaic heated swimming pool with roll-back cover and wrought iron railing surround.

Rear garden 2

Rear garden 3

Store / pumproom:

4.57m (15ft 0in) x 2.49m (8ft 2in)

Rear heating and filtration unit for swimming pool, light installed, separate store room.

Floor plan

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