Cotswold dream homes
PUBLISHED: 15:24 04 January 2019
We look through the keyhole of some of the Cotswolds’ most luxurious houses on the property market
West Stowell House, Marlborough
The principal part of a stunning period gem, with wonderful grounds and far-reaching views
What: West Stowell House is striking and beautifully appointed Queen Anne-style property forms a major part of this substantial estate. The main building is divided into five houses, with West Stowell House itself taking centre stage and incorporating the whole of the façade. The house enjoys superb south westerly views over its incredibly well maintained private gardens.
Where: West Stowell, Marlborough, Wiltshire.
Inside: The handsome façade of this property is echoed inside with an exceptionally well proportioned and well thought-out layout offering over 6,300 square feet of accommodation. Many of the reception rooms have an open plan feel with double aspect windows and intricate period detailing including; feature fireplaces and early 19th-century oak floorboards throughout. With nine bedrooms over two floors, the property offers flexible accommodation for family, guests and relatives.
Outside: The private gated entrance and sweeping drive lead to over two acres of beautifully laid out private gardens with a small coppice of woodland and meandering stream leading to the communal lake and grounds beyond.
How much: Guide Price of £1.3 million.
Find out more: Call Hamptons International on 01672 620175.
Hanley House, Sheepscombe
A striking contemporary home with valley views
What: Hanley House is a magnificent example of a contemporary detached family house situated in a lovely elevated position, commanding views across the valley.
Where: Far End, Sheepscombe, Stroud, Gloucestershire.
Inside: The property has under floor heating throughout, and includes an entrance hall, sitting room, kitchen/dining/living room, study/office, cloakroom and utility room. The property also features a master bedroom with dressing room and en-suite bath/shower room, guest bedroom with en-suite bath/shower room, and two further bedrooms with Jack and Jill bathroom.
Outside: Detached double garage, former tennis court, landscaped gardens of approximately two acres, parking and stunning views.
How much: Price guide of £1.68 million.
Find out more: Call Murrays on 01452 814655.
Ewen Tree House, Ewen
A unique architecturally-driven project set within seven acres of mature woodland
What: A rare opportunity to buy a one-of-a-kind development project. Designed by celebrated architect, Richard Hawkes, Ewen Tree House is an architecturally outstanding new build dwelling. The project uses a unique planning permission to create a long-term lifestyle home with practical living space and cutting-edge modern design.
Where: Set on the edge of a conservation area, on the outskirts of the popular Gloucestershire village of Ewen.
Inside: Over 4,200 sq ft of flexible accommodation, arranged in distinctive pods, which appear to float within the tree canopy. Primarily arranged over one floor, existing plans include a large living/dining/kitchen space and up to five bedrooms.
Outside: Seven acres of mature woodland, offering complete privacy.
How much: Guide price of £1m for plot, with Paragraph 55 planning permission approved.
Find out more: Call Sebastian Hipwood at Savills Cirencester on 01285 627550