Savills | Lower Swell, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL54 1LG | Property for sale
1,099 sq ft(102.10 sq m)
Guide price £575,000

Lower SwellCheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL54 1LG

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Grade II Listed
  • Sought after village location
  • Off road gated parking
  • Good-sized rear garden
  • Period features throughout
  • Highly successful holiday let

A pretty Grade II Listed cottage with garden and parking

About this property

  • Situated in the centre of the prized village of Lower Swell and overlooking the village green and war memorial is Rosemary Cottage, a traditional semi-detached Cotswold cottage dating back to 1681. On the ground floor is a dual aspect sitting room with exposed timbers and stonework and a charming inglenook fireplace. The kitchen/breakfast room is generously proportioned and fitted with a good range of cabinets.

    There is ample space for a good sized table and chairs. The room retains an original period fireplace and a window seat provides the perfect spot to look out over the village. A staircase leads from the kitchen/breakfast room to the first floor where there are three bedrooms, one of which is en suite, and a family bathroom.

    The enclosed garden lies to the rear of the property and is principally laid to lawn with established flowerbeds. There is a private graveled parking area accessed via timber gates.

    The property is very well-presented and will appeal particularly to buyers looking for a weekend retreat or investment property with a proven track record.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

The prettiest cottage with stone windows, window seats and a lovely garden.

Kay McCluskeyProperty agent

Local information

  • Rosemary Cottage is located in the quintessential and picturesque Cotswold village of Lower Swell which supports a church, a primary school and a pub. Most of the properties in the village date back to the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries and are constructed from Cotswold stone. Nearby Bourton-on-the-Water (2 miles) and Stow-on-the-Wold (1 mile) 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 6 miles away.
  • Cheltenham, Cirencester and Stratford-upon-Avon provide extensive cultural, shopping and leisure facilities. The area is renowned for educational establishments including The Cheltenham Ladies' College, Cheltenham College, Dean Close and The Cotswold School.
  • 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.
  • The Cotswolds' year is packed with events, ranging from world famous international festivals like Cheltenham Literature Festival and Cheltenham Gold Cup Week to major musical events such as the Wilderness Festival, Cornbury Festival or the Big Feastival, as well a jam-packed events calendar featuring concerts, exhibitions, arts and literature festivals and theatrical productions.

Additional information

  • Directions: From Cirencester, take the A429 Fosseway in the direction of Stow-on-the-Wold. On reaching the traffic lights in Stow-on-the-Wold, turn left signposted Lower Swell. On entering the village the cottage will be found on the right hand side just before the War Memorial.
  • EPC Exempt