Savills | Hawling, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL54 5SX | Property for sale
2,605 sq ft(242.01 sq m)
Guide price £1,295,000

HawlingCheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL54 5SX

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in March 2021
  • Five bedrooms & three bathrooms
  • Abundance of characterful features
  • Outbuilding & potential for ancillary subject to the usual planning consents
  • Idyllic setting with fabulous rural views
  • Large driveway
  • South facing garden

A most delightful cottage in a beautiful setting.

About this property

  • Belstone is a charming semi-detached Grade II listed village house situated in an outstanding rural setting. Tucked away down a small country lane, it is surrounded by glorious countryside enjoying wonderful views over its lovely garden to parkland beyond.

    Off the entrance hall lies the drawing room which was formerly two rooms. It has two original fireplaces, one with Clearview wood burning stove and French windows leading to the south facing garden terrace. In addition on the ground floor there is charming snug with an opening leading to the kitchen/breakfast room. Well fitted with an Aga and granite work surfaces at one end the dining area is adjacent to the French windows overlooking the view and terrace.

    The generous master bedroom benefits from a dressing area leading to a well fitted bathroom with cast iron roll top bath. There is a further double bedroom on this floor with en-suite bathroom and a single bedroom. On the second floor are two double bedrooms and well fitted shower room.

    The property stands in about a third of an acre of south-facing delightful garden with a terrace in front of the house overlooking the glorious views. In addition there is a vegetable area and potting shed. The two driveways provide ample parking.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

Belstone is absolutely gorgeous - I particularly love the rural views and setting in general.

Clemmy JonesProperty agent

Local information

  • Belstone is situated in the small village of Hawling in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in the heart of the Cotswold countryside. The market town of Stow-on-the-Wold is about 7 miles away and provides everyday shopping and banking amenities whilst the larger centres of Cheltenham and Cirencester are accessed from the nearby Fosse Way (A429). Nearby Guiting Power is well served by The Old Post Office store, bakery, two churches and two public houses including the renowned Hollow Bottom. There is also a massage and beauty therapist in the village.
  • Communications to the area are excellent with good access to the M5 (Junctions 10, 11 and 11a) leading to the West Country and the M40 (Junctions, 8, 9, 10 & 11) providing easy access to London, Heathrow Airport and the Midlands.
  • Sporting and recreational facilities are well catered for in the area with golf courses at Naunton Downs, Cirencester and Cheltenham. Hunting with the Heythrop and North Cotswold Hunts. National Hunt Racing is at Cheltenham, Stratford, Warwick and Worcester.
  • The area is renowned for the provision of high-achieving private and state schools including Cheltenham College and Junior School, Cheltenham Ladies' College, Beaudesert Park Pre and Prep Schools and Dean Close School. Kitebrook School at Moreton-in-Marsh and The Cotswold School at Bourton-on-the-Water are both highly regarded. The surrounding countryside is particularly beautiful with traditional Cotswold villages and an extensive network of bridleways and footpaths.

Additional information

  • Directions: Continue out of Stow on the Wold on the B4068 towards Cheltenham. Proceed past turnings on your right hand side to Naunton and continue for a couple of miles past the first turning for Guiting Power. At the second turning to Guiting Power turn right down a country lane through two large stone pillars and proceed down this lane for a mile. Belstone can be found after a mile on the left hand side approached over a gravel driveway.
  • EPC Exempt