Longmans Barn Farm is located amongst some of the most beautiful and unspoilt countryside, in the heart of Gloucestershire, near the village of Avening. The house is located almost centrally within its 90 acres of land and is positioned at the head of a long drive, which sweeps up to the house with undulating fields on either side. The house sits in an elevated position and enjoys superb views over its own land and beyond.
Longmans Barn Farm is located amongst some of the most beautiful and unspoilt countryside, in the heart of the Cotswolds on the edge of the village of Avening. The property is well connected with a good train service from Kemble and Stroud into London Paddington from 76 minutes. The M4 motorway (junction 17) is also within easy reach providing access to London, the M25 and Heathrow Airport to the east and Bristol and the M5 to the west.
The house is located centrally within its 90 acres of land and is positioned at the head of a long driveway, which sweeps up to the main house with open fields on either side. The house sits in an elevated position and enjoys superb views over its own land towards Minchinhampton.
Constructed of Cotswold stone under a Cotswold stone tile roof, the property sits in the middle of its land with spectacular views in every direction. The sale of Longmans Barn Farm offers an outstanding opportunity to create a first class family home in a wonderful setting.
The ground floor has a number of well-proportioned reception rooms with most having French doors that open onto the delightful gardens. The bedroom accommodation is made up of a master bedroom suite, five further bedrooms and to family bathrooms. The gardens have been largely laid to lawn and surround the house to the east and south east.
The large period barn is constructed of Cotswold stone under a recently replaced roof that has been divided into storage rooms on the ground floor and on the first floor is an exceptional and expansive space with a vaulted ceiling. The barn offers great potential to convert to additional accommodation subject to the usual planning consents being obtained. There are also two stables on the ground floor.
The gardens and grounds have been well-maintained and provide a charming setting. The garden to the rear of the house is laid mainly to lawn, interspersed with specimen trees and there is a large Walnut tree with is roots and trunk surrounded by a four foot Cotswold stone wall. To the eastern side there are deep herbaceous borders that back on to open fields beyond and the garden is completely enclosed.
There are two further barns, both modern agricultural barns currently storing machinery and vehicles. The property sits in the middle of its 90 acres which is divided into paddocks and fields which are currently used as grazing for livestock and horses.
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The area is well regarded for its prep and public schools. A wide choice of schools in the area include the highly Cheltenham Ladies College, Cheltenham College, Dean Close, Westonbirt School, the Cheltenham Colleges, Wycliffe, Rendcomb, Pate's Grammar School, Marling School for Boys and Stroud High School. The renowned prep school, Beaudesert Park, is on Minchinhampton Common.
There is a wide range of local sporting and leisure activities, the area being particularly well known for its equestrian activities and events:
Racing - Cheltenham, Bath and Chepstow racecourses all within 25 miles away.
Golf - Minchinhampton Golf Club, Cotswold edge golf club both within a 10 mile radius of the
Polo - The Beaufort Polo Club at Westonbirt and Cirencester Park Polo Club
Hunting - The estate is situated within The Duke of Beaufort's Hunt territory
Eventing - Top-class Horse Trials at Badminton Park and neighbouring Gatcombe Park
From Cirencester take the A433 Tetbury road and upon reaching Tetbury turn right on to Hampton Street. Continue along this road and in to the village of Avening. Pass through Avening towards Nailsworth and around ½ a mile after leaving the village, the driveway to Longmans Barn Farm will be found on your left hand side, just after entering the wooded area.
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