Furze Hill
2,800 sq ft(260.13 sq m)
Guide price £885,000

London RoadShipston-On-Stour, Warwickshire, CV36 4EP

    Key features

    • Characterful family living
    • Period charm
    • Convenient town location
    • Generous gardens
    • Ample parking
    • Home office

    A magnificent Victorian villa set in a former arboretum on the edge of a thriving market town.

    About this property

    • Furzehill is a handsome detached property situated in the edge of Shipston-on-Stour and probably dates back to the early nineteenth century. The property provides well-proportioned and versatile accommodation set out over two floors. The accompanying floor plans illustrate the layout but the main points of interest are shown below.

      There are three principal reception rooms: a drawing room, sitting room and dining room, each with views over the gardens.
      French doors lead from the dining room into the garden while the sitting room has a lovely bay window with seat.
      Comfortable study/bar and snug.
      Well-appointed kitchen/breakfast room with a range of wall and base units and four oven/five hob range cooker.
      Side hallway leading to cloak/shower room and utility.
      Part-vaulted cellar with fitted wine racks.
      Principal bedroom with fitted wardrobes and en suite bathroom with shower cubicle.
      Four further bedrooms and family bathroom.
      The property is approached down a gravelled drive leading to an ample parking area.
      There is a single detached garage with separate well-appointed home office.
      The gardens, which are mainly laid to lawn with ornamental specimen trees, surround the property and offer seclusion and views from all aspects.
      An L-shaped terrace with veranda with quarry tiled floor and circular brick pillars adjoins the property providing an ideal place for summer dining.

      View payable Stamp Duty for this property

    This house offers gracious living in one of my favourite market towns.

    David HendersonProperty agent

    Local information

    • Shipston-on-Stour is a popular and attractive market town (noted by the Sunday Times April 2019 as one of the best places to live in the UK).
    • Amenities include a doctors' surgery and cottage hospital, excellent local shops including a butchers and a fishmonger, as well as a number of pubs and restaurants.
    • Stratford-upon-Avon, Chipping Norton and Banbury provide a wider range of shopping, cultural and recreational facilities.
    • There are many places of historic interest to visit in the area with a number of National Trust houses together with the villages and towns of the Cotswolds.
    • Racing at Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwick, Cheltenham, golf courses at Brailes, Tadmarton, Stratford-upon-Avon and Broadway.
    • RSC Theatre at Stratford-upon-Avon with further theatres at Chipping Norton, Oxford and Cheltenham.
    • Banbury station to London Marylebone from 54 minutes.
    • Moreton-in-Marsh Station to London Paddington from 90 minutes.
    • Primary and secondary schools in Shipston-on-Stour and Chipping Campden, grammar schools for boys and girls in Stratford- upon-Avon, independent schools include Tudor Hall, Bloxham, Kitebrook, Kingham Hill and The Croft whilst further afield are Cheltenham, Rugby, Warwick and Beaudesert Park.
    • All distances and times are approximate.

    Additional information

    • Directions: From the centre of Shipston-on-Stour proceed around the one way system and head south for Oxford/Chipping Norton. Continue along New Street into London Road. On entering London Road, after about 400 yards and opposite the right hand turn into Furzehill Road, bear left into Furzehill. Bear immediately left down a gravel drive leading to Furzehill.
    • EPC Rating = E