Sandpits, Dursley, GL11 6PA


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  • Bedrooms: 5
Hunters, Dursley are delighted to bring to the market this stunning double fronted Georgian home offering beautiful five bedroomed family accommodation. The property is Grade II listed and has been skilfully restored and extended by the present owners carefully retaining many period style features with lovely fireplaces, sash windows with shutters, original doors and wood stripped floors.

The rooms are of generous proportions including an elegant lounge with a limestone fireplace and woodburner, a study with woodburner, cloakroom, utility room and a magnificent 28ft kitchen/dining/family room with bi-fold doors leading onto a courtyard patio and lovely landscaped walled gardens. On the first floor the principle bedroom has a stylish bathroom/en-suite plus a second bedroom and separate cloakroom/WC. There is access to a self-contained annex suite including a bedroom, superb bathroom and living room/kitchen with separate external access. This wonderful facility is ideal for an Airbnb or would offer fantastic accommodation for dependant relatives or an independent teenager. On the second floor there are two wonderful spacious bedrooms which share an additional shower room. Outside there are delightful walled gardens with a number of sunny patios and terraces, ideal for outside entertaining, plus a large workshop/store room.

The property stands at the foot of Stinchcombe Hill with a footpath close by leading directly into the woods and up onto Stinchcombe Hill forming part of the Cotswold Way which is a fabulous vast open space used for walking, horse riding and includes a golf course. The area is well known by conservationists for its varied habitats and skylarks in particular are a regular bird to be seen. The house enjoys fabulous countryside views from the gardens and a number of rooms and there is useful cellar with an internal staircase providing additional storage.

The market town of Dursley is close by providing a full range of shopping facilities, Rednock Secondary school and excellent sporting leisure facilities with swimming pool/sports centre and Stinchcombe Hill golf course, local football, cricket and rugby clubs. There are supermarkets in Dursley and Cam Village and easy access to the major centres of Bristol, Bath and Cheltenham via the A38, A46 and M4/M5 motorway networks. There is also a mainline train station at Box Road, Cam serving Bristol and London (Paddington) via Gloucester.



Oak panelled front door with brass furniture leading to the entrance hallway.


With panelled radiator and inner hallway having access to cellar storage and airing cupboard containing Gloworm gas fired boiler supplying heating and domestic hot water circulation and half glazed door with glazed fan light above leading to rear courtyard and gardens.


With vanity wash hand basin, low level WC, tiled floor and automatic air extractor fan.


6.73m (22' 1") x 3.96m (13' 0")

An elegant lounge feature limestone fireplace with inset woodburning stove and two recessed niches to either side of fireplace, secondary glazed sash windows to the front and rear and two twin panelled radiators.


4.37m (14' 4") x 3.81m (12' 6")

With feature fireplace with flagstone hearth and inset woodburning stove, shelved storage cupboard to side, tall radiator and secondary glazed sash window to the front.


8.61m (28' 3") x 5.79m (19' 0") narrowing to 3.96m (13' 0")

A beautiful room with bi-fold doors leading onto the patio, ceramic tiled floor throughout with a superb range of grey fronted bespoke units incorporating white granite worktops and centre island with breakfast bar. Having a host of built-in appliances with stainless steel double oven, two NEFF induction hob units, space for a fridge/freezer, plumbing for an automatic dishwasher, pull out recycling bins and shelved pantry cupboard.

There is a single drainer stainless steel sink unit, downlighters and uplighters, underfloor heating, built-in book case in the family room area. The kitchen is superbly equipped with pull-out drawers and innovative storage, worktop lighting and tray space.


2.79m (9' 2") x 2.29m (7' 6")

With recessed shelving, twin panelled radiator, ceramic tiled floor, base units with worktop surface and inset stainless steel sink unit, plumbing for an automatic washing machine and downlighters.


There is a staircase with polished oak handrail leading to the first floor galleried landing with polished wood flooring, panelled radiator, sash window to the front with shutters and views towards Stinchcombe Hill.


With WC and window to the rear.


4.62m (15' 2") x 4.27m (14' 0")

With feature original fireplace, sash windows to the front with working shutters, polished wood stripped flooring, two twin panelled radiators, wardrobe recesses and door to en-suite bathroom.


With freestanding claw foot bath with shower attachment over, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, separate walk-in shower enclosure with thermostatically controlled shower and glazed shower doors. Polished wide floorboards, chrome ladder radiator, automatic air extractor fan and sash window overlooking the rear gardens.


4.44m (14' 7") x 3.73m (12' 3")

With sash window to the front with fine views and working shutters, built-in shelved cupboard and twin panelled radiator.


There is a staircase leading to the second floor with exposed timbers.


4.67m (15' 4") x 3.84m (12' 7")

With under eaves storage, exposed timbers and roof beams, twin panelled radiator, Velux roof light window to the rear and dormer window to the front with fine views.


6.76m (22' 2") max x 4.17m (13' 8")

With exposed ceiling timbers and beams, Velux roof light window, casement window to the side with views towards Cam Peak and the Cotswold Escarpment, dormer window to the front and panelled radiator.


Accessed from the first floor landing and externally.


5.18m (17' 0") x 4.04m (13' 3")

With floor to ceiling double glazed picture windows, double glazed French doors leading to the garden and having an excellent range of grey gloss base units incorporating wood effect worktop surfaces with drawers and cupboards under, inset single drainer one and a half bowled stainless steel sink unit with monoblock tap. Having splashback tiling, glazed display cabinet, inset stainless steel oven with four ring ceramic hob unit and stainless steel cooker hood over. Integrated microwave, slimline dishwasher, plumbing for an automatic washing machine, lovely sitting and dining area with Velux rooflight window to the rear, panelled radiator and fitted window shutters.


With Velux rooflight window.


With freestanding bath, vanity wash hand basin, low level WC, corner shower enclosure with thermostatically controlled mains shower unit and glazed shower screen, built-in toiletry cabinets, extensively tiled walls and floor, chrome ladder radiator and downlighters.


The gardens are to the rear and side of the property with a sunny aspect with sun terraces and decks taking full advantage of the aspect and providing lovely entertainment areas. There is side pedestrian access with lights leading to the main courtyard patio with exterior lighting, power and water supply and canopy sun shade.

There are steps leading to an additional patio with lawns and beautiful walled garden which is planted with an array of shrubs, bushes, plants and espalier fruit trees. Having a further patio area to the annexed apartment with glazed sun balcony. With a timber store/potting shed and delightful views towards Stinchcombe Hill.


4.80m (15' 9") x 3.30m (10' 10")

With double doors, power and light.

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