Savills | Copse Hill Road, Lower Slaughter, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL54 2HY | Properties for sale
2,201 sq ft(204.48 sq m)
Guide price £815,000

Copse Hill RoadLower Slaughter, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL54 2HY

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Broad appeal
  • Detached property with garage and parking
  • Flexible layout
  • Charming village
  • Good road connections

Stone detached house in a prized village.

About this property

  • A traditionally styled, Cotswold stone house attractively positioned within Lower Slaughter, adjoining allotments to the rear and with fine first floor views across the village cricket ground and beyond. The property offers generous and flexible accommodation suitable for family living to include a spacious reception hall, a well-proportioned dual aspect sitting room with fireplace, a good-sized dining room which leads to a conservatory, and a well-fitted kitchen/breakfast room with space for a table and chairs. Also on the ground floor is a study, utility and cloakroom. On the first floor there are four double bedrooms, one en suite, and a family bathroom with shower cubicle. Each of the bedrooms has fitted wardrobes.

    The property is approached via a stone chipped drive which provides parking and access to the garage with internal door to house. There is a pretty well stocked front garden with a low stone wall. The rear garden is mainly laid to lawn with specimen trees and shrubs and a paved terrace which is ideal for al fresco dining.

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A genuinely excellent house with broad appeal. Lower Slaughter is one of the prettiest villages in the Stow area.

David HendersonProperty agent

Local information

  • Lower Slaughter is widely regarded as one of the prime Cotswold villages and is built on both sides of the River Eye. Most of the properties in the village date back to the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries and are constructed from Cotswold stone. There are two highly regarded hotels in Lower Slaughter, Lower Slaughter Manor and Washbourne Court as well as St Mary's Parish Church and a historic water mill.
  • Nearby Bourton-on-theWater (2 miles) and Stow-on-the-Wold (3 miles) both provide excellent facilities for day-to-day shopping with supermarkets, libraries, banks and a range of speciality shops. The Daylesford organic and lifestyle shop is 8 miles away. The larger centres of Cheltenham, Cirencester and Stratford-upon-Avon provide extensive cultural, shopping and leisure facilities whilst The Lygon Arms at Broadway has a private members health club which is also available for non-guests.
  • The area is known for interesting churches and there are important gardens at Hidcote and Kiftsgate and further afield there is the magnificent Blenheim Palace.
  • The area is renowned for educational establishments including The Cheltenham Ladies' College, Cheltenham College, Dean Close and The Cotswold School. Sporting opportunities in the area are excellent with the Heythrop Hunt, fishing and shooting. There are golf courses at Naunton Down, Chipping Norton, Burford and Broadway. National Hunt Racing at Stratford-upon-Avon and Cheltenham. Stratford-upon-Avon is also home to the world renowned RSC. There are fine walks via an abundance of bridleways and footpaths for the horse riding and walking enthusiasts.

Additional information

  • Directions: From Stow-on-the-Wold take the A429 (Fosse Way) and after about 1.6 miles turn right signposted to The Slaughters. You are now on Copse Hill Road. Continue along the road and pass the church on the right. Charnwood is the next property after the church.
  • EPC Rating = D