Cotswold dream homes
PUBLISHED: 10:41 02 January 2018 | UPDATED: 10:41 02 January 2018
We look through the keyhole of some of the Cotswolds’ most luxurious houses on the property market
A substantial family house on the edge of the village with stunning and far-reaching views
What: Springfield House occupies an outstanding setting on the edge of the village enjoying excellent southerly views over the valley to the rolling countryside beyond.
Where: Rendcomb, Cirencester, Gloucestershire.
Inside: Internally the main reception rooms are well proportioned with good ceiling heights, allowing plenty of natural light to flood the main reception rooms. Given the southerly-facing aspect the accommodation is particularly bright and spacious. There are six bedrooms, six reception rooms and six bathrooms.
Outside: The house has magnificent southerly views over the surrounding countryside. The gardens are mainly laid to lawn studded by mature trees and bordered by various shrubs. To the rear of the house there is a flat area of lawn with a terrace and outdoor swimming pool. There is a tennis court, a double garage and a small orchard with a selection of productive fruit trees. A one-bedroom annexe sits to the north of the house.
How much: £2.5 million.
Find out more...Contact Butler Sherborn on 01285 883740.
A Cotswold stone residence in the heart of Minchinhampton
What: Maple Tree House is an outstanding Cotswold stone period residence which has undergone an extensive programme of extension and renovation.
Where: Occupying an enviable setting in the market town of Minchinhampton, the property is located in the heart of the Market Square so benefits from being close to facilities and yet within close proximity of the National Trust Common.
Inside: Great thought has gone into the property’s design, thus providing a home of quality that successfully fuses the old and the new. Accommodation includes three reception rooms, four bedrooms, a family bathroom plus three en suites.
Outside: There are pretty landscaped gardens to the rear, including a courtyard and level lawn. Garage. No onward chain.
How much: Guide price of £895,000.
Find out more...Call Hamptons International on 01453 751666.
Surrounded by 14 acres with extensive stabling, barns and other buildings, this great family home has a superb rural setting below Prinknash Abbey, approached by its own private drive
What: Lake House Farm has an exceptional setting with glorious views. In the foreground is a patchwork of small green fields divided by thick wooded hedgerows, while the slopes of the Cotswold escarpment beyond forms a dramatic backdrop.
Where: The Portway, near Painswick, Gloucestershire.
Inside: A superb home from which to entertain, with four generous reception rooms, modern kitchen/breakfast room and five bedrooms.
Outside: Garage/workshop, garden store, swimming pool, pool house, large natural lake with bridge to an island, extensive stabling, barns, general purpose buildings. About 14 acres in all, of which about 12 are paddocks.
How much: Guide price of £1.5 million.
Find out more...Contact Murrays on 01452 814655.