Savills | Benton House, Harefield Grove, The Park, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 2SF | Properties for sale
112.13 sq m(1,207 sq ft)
Guide price £399,950(€440,461)

Benton HouseHarefield Grove, The Park, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 2SF

    Key features

    • Raised ground floor apartment
    • Elegant Regency features
    • Desirable location in The Park
    • Allocated off road parking
    • Well run building

    Raised ground floor apartment in a particularly well run building on The Park

    About this property

    • Benton House is a Grade II listed Regency building believed to have been built in the 1840's, in a classic Regency style. The property was converted into luxury apartments by Laing Homes in 2004. Quality fixtures and fittings are in evidence including exceptional ceiling mouldings, sash windows, deep skirting boards and high ceilings and a security entry phone system. Apartment C is on the raised ground floor and enjoys attractive views to the front and across to The Park from the floor to ceiling windows in the elegant drawing room which also has a Juliet balcony.

      The fitted kitchen has a good range of floor and wall cupboards and fitted appliances and space for a dining area. The two bedrooms, which both lie to the rear of the building, have built in wardrobes, whilst the main bedroom also has an en suite shower room. The main bathroom lies next door to the second bedroom.

      To the front of the building lies the parking including an allocated space for Apartment C, plus visitors' parking. Virgin Cable is available with ultrafast broadband.

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    I love this area, leafy and peaceful, and I can walk to places. The drawing room of this apartment makes me feel like I'm in a Country Life advert!

    Catherine AndersonProperty agent

    Local information

    • Benton House is well located on the Southern edge of the town centre within the consistently popular residential area of The Park. This leafy area is within easy reach of Tivoli, Montpellier and the Bath Road with a comprehensive range of shops and amenities.
    • Hatherley Park is also within easy reach. The property offers good access to the A40, and the A46 whilst being within a particularly sought after residential area. 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 which consistently appears towards the top of the national GCSE schools league table.
    • 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 music, 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 and drainage. Electric heating.
    • Tenure: 150 year lease commencing 1.1.2004. Current service charge approx £1,800 per annum. Ground rent £125 per annum.
    • Local Authority: Cheltenham Borough Council. Tel: 01242 262 626.
    • Viewing: Strictly by appointment with Savills.
    • EPC Exempt