Cold Pool Lane, Up Hatherley, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51 6JF | Property for sale | Savills
1,602 sq ft(148.83 sq m)
Guide price £750,000

Cold Pool LaneUp Hatherley, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51 6JF

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in July 2022
  • Set in grounds and gardens of about 0.4 acres
  • Gravelled driveway with parking for numerous vehicles
  • Four bedrooms and two bath/shower rooms
  • Useful workshop/outbuilding with potential STP
  • Highly accessible location

Offered to the market chain free, a magical detached former Regency lodge house with four bedrooms, large gardens, useful outbuilding and planning permission for extension.

About this property

  • West Lodge is an enchanting detached former lodge set in pretty gardens and grounds extending to about 0.4 acres, and featuring a sweeping gravelled driveway with lots of parking. Immediately to the rear of the house is a south facing patio offering a high degree of seclusion and privacy.

    There is a very useful detached outbuilding, an original coach house/stable, that provides great potential for other uses subject to any necessary planning consents.

    The detached Regency house is understood to date from about 1815, and offers two storey living space with four bedrooms and two bath/shower rooms, one of each on the ground floor.

    The main entrance is on the Eastern elevation through an impressive porch in to the dining hall, with a further entrance to the parking area beyond the downstairs shower room. There is an impressive kitchen/breakfast room with a range of fitted cupboard and drawer units and a glazed topped well an interesting feature set in to the floor.

    Beyond the dining hall is the study, to the side of which is the impressive sitting room, extending to about 16 feet in length, with double doors to the garden and a very pretty working fireplace.

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West Lodge is a magical detached house in lovely grounds and gardens, and I adore some of the gothic style touches including some of the arched windows

Chris JarrettProperty agent

Local information

  • West Lodge is located on Cold Pool Lane in Up Hatherley, on the southwestern fringe on the town, close to the Hatherley Road, and this provides unrivalled access to the town, the M5, GCHQ and various day to day facilities.
  • Cheltenham is famed as one of the most complete Regency towns in England and historically the original and most fashionable spa.
  • Less than a hundred miles from London it nestles beautifully between the Cotswold Hills and the Wye Valley, and is home to numerous prestigious schools including Cheltenham College, Cheltenham Ladies College, Dean Close and Pates Grammar.
  • Now a highly sought after place to live the town is well known for its grand houses set amongst formal avenues and beautiful garden squares.
  • For those with a taste for the finer things in life, there are Michelin starred restaurants, numerous bars, stylish shops and salons aplenty. For art and history lovers there is The Wilson, Cheltenham's newly refurbished museum and art gallery, whilst Cheltenham also has a thriving cultural scene that includes two concert halls and three theatres. There are the numerous festivals such as The Wychwood Festival, the festivals of literature, science, food and drink and, perhaps the pinnacle for some, the jazz festival, which has historically attracted such known performers as Van Morrison, Jamie Cullum and Jools Holland.
  • Undoubtedly for many more, the highlight of the year is the annual racing festival culminating with the Cheltenham Gold Cup, the blue riband event of the national hunt calendar, and an attraction that draws the public to the town year after year.

Additional information

  • Services = Mains water, electricity, gas and drainage. Gas fired central heating.
  • Planning Consent = Under application number 05/00155/FUL, Cheltenham Borough Council granted planning permission for extensions and alterations to West Lodge, some of which have been implemented. For more information please search for the application number on Cheltenham Borough Council Planning Portal.
  • Local Authority = Cheltenham Borough Council. Tel: 01242 262626.
  • Council Tax = Band E
  • Photography = taken February 2022
  • EPC Rating = E
  • Tenure = Freehold