Savills | Barnsley, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 5EE | Property for sale
106.56 sq m(1,147 sq ft)
Guide price £650,000(€752,488)

BarnsleyCirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 5EE

  • Under offer
  • Freehold

Key features

  • Outstanding village location
  • Large private garden
  • Parking for a number of cars
  • Easily accessible
  • Scope to extend

An enchanting edge of village house with a large garden and rural views.

About this property

  • 5 Barnsley is an enchanting Grade II listed, period semi-detached cottage, constructed of natural Cotswold stone under a stone tile roof. Having been sympathetically extended and modernised to complement the original character, the property offers good sized, flexible and well-proportioned accommodation over two floors.

    The cottage is superbly presented and retains a number of period features, including fireplace, exposed beams and a window seat. On the ground floor, the front door leads into a spacious hall from which the staircase rises to the first floor. The sitting room is a cosy room with a fireplace and wood burning stove, and has a snug/study leading off with triple aspect over the gardens. The kitchen/breakfast room features French doors leading off the dining area on to the gardens, it is fitted with a range of handmade units and has a utility room and cloakroom leading off.

    On the first floor is a large main bedroom with lovely views, two further bedrooms and a well-appointed bathroom.
    The property is approached via a gravelled parking area with ample space for several cars. The garden extends to about a third of an acre and is wrapped in a stone wall with views of open farmland to the rear. The property features two lawned areas interspersed by a number of mature trees and has a mixture of shrub and herbaceous borders, together with a terrace, lovely stone outhouse, large greenhouse, summer house and garden sheds.

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This house sits so perfectly on the edge of this beautiful Cotswold village.

Sebastian HipwoodProperty agent

Local information

  • Bibury 2.5 miles, Cirencester 4 miles, Swindon 16 miles, Cheltenham 17 miles, Kemble train station 8 miles

Additional information

  • Barnsley is a very attractive village of period houses and cottages, situated in the heart of the Cotswolds area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village is a designated Conservation Area. The village has a good pub called The Village Pub and also the boutique Barnsley House Hotel, the former home of the renowned garden designer Rosemary Verey. Cirencester, about 3 miles, has an excellent range of shops and the main regional centres include Cheltenham, Oxford and Swindon, all of which are within daily commuting distance.The dual carriageway which links to the M4 is around 3 miles away and there are direct rail services to London Paddington from Kemble or Swindon Stations, the latter scheduled to take c.55 minutes. Ample local sporting opportunities including a number of golf courses and many lovely walks. A good choice of private and state schools in the area. The former include Hatherop Castle, Rendcomb, Beaudesert and the Cheltenham Colleges.
  • Directions: From Cirencester take the B4425 for Barnsley and Bibury. After about 4 miles you enter Barnsley. The cottage is the first on the right hand side on entering the village.
  • EPC Rating = E