Box Cottage
2,717 sq ft(252.42 sq m)
Guide price £950,000

High StreetBlockley, Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire, GL56 9HH

    Key features

    • Active and highly regarded village
    • Excellent village shop and cafe
    • Beautifully presented accommodation
    • Ideal layout for modern living
    • Stunning landscaped garden

    A period village house in a sought after village.

    About this property

    • Box Cottage is a charming period property, possibly dating from the early 19th century, offering extremely well-presented accommodation over three storeys. The property combines great style with wonderful period features including exposed timbers, stone mullion windows and window seats. The accompanying floor plans illustrate the layout with the main features being:-

      Welcoming entrance hall with solid oak panel front door, exposed timbers and pointed stone wall.
      Charming sitting room with exposed timbers, magnificent inglenook fireplace with wood burning stove and window seat to front.
      Formal dining room with exposed stone walls and stone staircase leading to the first floor. Open flow to garden room.
      French doors lead into an oak framed garden room with lovely views across the garden.
      Bespoke kitchen with an excellent range of handmade oak cabinets incorporating a breakfast bar with granite worktops, integrated appliances and four oven electric Aga.
      Useful and well-fitted utility room and guest cloakroom.
      Spacious double-aspect master bedroom with rural views. Beautifully fitted en suite bathroom with underfloor heating and en suite dressing room with a range of fitted cupboards.
      High specification family shower room with walk in shower cubicle with rain showerhead.
      Three further excellent bedrooms, one on the first floor and two on the second floor, the latter sharing a bathroom. Bedroom 4 has a dressing room/storage.
      A garden store housing the gas fired boiler sits beneath the staircase and can be accessed from the front garden.

      The property is approached from the High Street via stone steps leading to the front garden comprising pathway, terrace and planted rockery. The principal garden lies to the rear comprising two terraces lying adjacent to the garden room and separate sun terrace which are ideal for summer dining. Steps lead down to a lawned area with a feature fish pond. The garden is bordered by mature beech hedges and a pathway and gate lead to Donkey Lane.

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    All that you expect from a period house but brought bang up to date for modern living.

    David HendersonProperty agent

    Local information

    • Blockley is situated within the Cotswold Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty between Chipping Campden and Moreton-in-Marsh.
    • The village provides a Post Office (open three days a week), village store/cafe, two hotels, public house, a medieval church, primary school and sports clubs.
    • The village lies within the catchment area for Chipping Campden school (rated ‘Outstanding ‘ by Ofsted in 2017).
    • Moreton-in-Marsh has a mainline rail station serving Worcester, Oxford and London Paddington.
    • Cirencester, Stratford-upon-Avon and Cheltenham are all within reasonable distance.
    • Excellent riding and walking within countryside designated as a special landscape area.
    • There are many historic houses and gardens in the immediate locality.

    Additional information

    • Directions: From Moreton in Marsh head towards Bourton-on-the-Hill on the A44. At the top of the hill turn right signposted to Blockley. Upon entering the village proceed down the hill, continue through a series of bends and at the following crossroads, adjacent to the village green, turn left. Turn left at the T-junction, continue past the village shop and into the High Street. Continue past the Crown Hotel on the right hand side, past Brook Lane on the left hand side and this property is located just after Days Lane, also on the left hand side.
    • EPC Rating = E