Savills | Middle Duntisbourne, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 7AR | Property for sale
1,164 sq ft(108.14 sq m)
Guide price £800,000

Middle DuntisbourneCirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 7AR

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in April 2022
  • Glorious rural location
  • Edge of an unspoilt hamlet
  • Planning permission to extend
  • Outbuilding
  • Private parking and garden
  • No onward chain

A period country cottage set on the edge of an unspoilt hamlet and having the benefit of planning permission to enlarge.

About this property

  • Christis Barn is a pretty Cotswold stone cottage set on the edge of an unspoilt hamlet in a beautiful valley position. From the property there are delightful views across wonderful Cotswold countryside. At present the property comprises 2/3 bedrooms although planning permission exists for a two storey extension which would virtually double the cottage in size and provide two further bedrooms. Outside there is an easily managed garden and former barn which could be converted subject to planning permission. There is also private parking for a number of cars.

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A rare opportunity to acquire a country cottage, in an idyllic setting and with potential to substantially enlarge.

Anthony CoakerProperty agent

Local information

  • The pretty hamlet of Middle Duntisbourne sits a short distance below the property. As you approach The Duntisbournes the main roads disappear and are replaced by country lanes, which meander through some of the Cotswolds prettiest countryside.
  • Overall, Christis Barn is well-located for the best of Cotswolds country living, with the acclaimed gastro-pub The Bell at Sapperton a short drive away, Jolly Nice farm-shop less than 15 minutes away and Daylesford Organic is approximately 40 minutes away. There are a number of excellent hotels with spa facilities nearby including Barnsley House, Cowley Manor and Calcot Manor. Extensive shops and restaurants can be found in Cirencester, Cheltenham and Bath.
  • There is an extensive choice of private schools in the area include Beaudesert Park at Minchinhampton, Rendcomb College, Westonbirt, Cheltenham College and Cheltenham Ladies College. Top ranking Pate's Grammar School in Cheltenham is also very convenient.
  • Sporting and recreational pursuits include National Hunt racing at Cheltenham and highly regarded polo clubs at Longdole, Cirencester Park and The Beaufort at Westonbirt. Nearby Rectory Farm offers extensive equestrian opportunities from tuition to a variety of competitive events. There is an abundance of field sports opportunities locally, including hunting with the VWH and Cotswold Hunts.
  • The undulating countryside also lends itself well to some top class shooting. There are a variety of nearby golf courses from which to choose. The surrounding countryside offers many excellent rides and walks directly accessible from the property.
  • Despite its rural location, Cirencester is nearby and Cheltenham is a short distance away. There is easy access to the A417 dual carriageway (about 1 ½ miles), linking with Junction 15 of the M4 at Swindon and Junction 11A of the M5 at Gloucester. Direct rail services to London Paddington from Kemble Station (about 8 miles), scheduled to take from 74 minutes, and Swindon (about 20 miles), from 55 minutes.

Additional information

  • Cirencester 5 miles
  • Cheltenham 12 miles
  • Kemble Station 8 miles
  • Swindon 20 miles
  • Directions: Leave Cirencester on the Gloucester Road heading towards Cheltenham. Continue past the Stratton House Hotel on your left and then fork left signed for Daglingworth. Follow the signs to. The Duntisbourne's and after passing through Duntisbourne Rouse, turn right in to Middle Duntisbourne. Proceed down the hill and cross over the ford at the bottom, through the farm and continue up the hill. Christis Barn is the third property on your right hand side.
  • EPC Rating = E
  • Tenure = Freehold