Lower Swell, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL54 1LF | Property for sale | Savills
118.64 sq m
Guide price £635,000(18,234,737 EGP)

Lower SwellCheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL54 1LF

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Traditional Cotswold cottage
  • Successful holiday let
  • Ideal weekend/holiday cottage
  • One mile from Stow-on-the-Wold
  • Rural views

A charming end of terrace Cotswold cottage.

About this property

  • Situated in the prized village of Lower Swell and overlooking neighbouring countryside is Leys View Cottage, a period end of terrace Cotswold cottage. Dating back to about 1595 and extensively renovated in 2016, the property combines lovely period features with well-presented accommodation set out over two floors. Leys View Cottage is situated 200 metres to the local pub, the Golden Ball, which has a good reputation for good locally brewed ales.

    There is a welcoming entrance hall with wood burning stove set in an inglenook fireplace which leads to a charming sitting room also with a wood burning stove set within an inglenook fireplace, a large bay window allowing light to flood in and ceiling beams. The stylish kitchen/dining room is fitted with a good range of cabinets including an island unit. There is plenty of space in the dining area for a good sized table and chairs. Bi-fold doors open to the terrace and garden. The well-appointed family bathroom is on the ground floor. There are four bedrooms and a family shower room on the first floor. The principal bedroom has a vaulted ceiling and a range of fitted

    A walled garden lies to the rear and is laid to lawn with well stocked borders and a paved terrace from which to enjoy wonderful rural views. There is also a useful storage shed.

    The property will appeal particularly to buyers looking for a weekend retreat or investment property with a proven track record.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

One of the best cottages I have seen for a while. Good sized rooms and great rural views.

Kay McCluskeyProperty agent

Local information

  • Leys View Cottage is located in the quintessential and picturesque Cotswold village of Lower Swell which supports a church, a primary school and a pub. Most of the properties in the village date back to the 16th and 17th centuries and are constructed from Cotswold stone. Nearby Bourton-on-the-Water (two miles) and Stow-on-the-Wold (one mile) both provide excellent facilities for day-to-day shopping with supermarkets, libraries, banks and a range of speciality shops. The Daylesford organic and lifestyle shop is six miles away. Cheltenham, Cirencester and Stratford-upon-Avon provide extensive cultural, shopping and leisure facilities. The area is renowned for educational establishments including The Cheltenham Ladies' College, Cheltenham College, Dean Close and The Cotswold School.
  • There are golf courses at Naunton Down, Chipping Norton, Burford and Broadway. National Hunt Racing at Stratford-upon-Avon and Cheltenham. Stratford-upon-Avon is also home to the world renowned RSC. There are fine walks via an abundance of bridleways and footpaths for the horse riding and walking enthusiasts.
  • The Cotswolds' year is packed with events ranging from world famous international festivals like Cheltenham Literature Festival and Cheltenham Gold Cup Week to major musical events such as the Wilderness Festival and the Big Feastival, as well as a jam-packed events calendar featuring concerts, exhibitions, arts and literature festivals and theatrical productions.
  • All distances and times are approximate.

Additional information

  • Cotswold District Council. T: 01285 623000.
  • Mains water, drainage and electricity are connected. Oil fired central heating. Underfloor heating. Telephone line subject to BT transfer regulations.
  • Viewing strictly by prior accompanied appointment with Savills.
  • Directions: At the main traffic lights on the A429 crossroads at Stow-on-the-Wold heading north, turn left signposted Lower Swell. Proceed into the village where the property will be found on the right.
  • EPC Rating: D
  • Tenure: Freehold
  • Council Tax Band: E