Foxhill, Nr. Bourton On The Water, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL54
Immaculate Cotswold stone property with exceptional south facing views
The Shire Barn is situated down a long private tree-lined tarmac driveway, shared with three similar styled properties and surrounded by open countryside in a Cotswold Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. EPC Rating: E The Shire Barn is a beautifully presented country residence, originally converted in 1970’s with later additions in 2000 and 2010. This deceptive Cotswold property offers many character features including exposed stonework, oak doors, oak windows and floors, exposed timbers, cast iron radiators. These features are complimented by high quality materials and decor including under floor heating, zoned heating areas, Smith & Taylor temperature controlled Wine Cellar, Cinema Room. The Drawing Room is situated in part of the original barn in the heart of the house and well-proportioned reception rooms radiate from here including a superb oak framed Garden Room with exceptional views overlooking the garden and beyond. The Kitchen/Breakfast Room provides open plan living with stone floors, 4 oven Aga with companion & gas hob, separate Gaggenau hob, central island, Granite work surfaces, built in appliances, Inglenook fireplace and glazed doors leading to the terrace. The main part of the house offers a spacious Master suite with separate Dressing Room, three further bedrooms (two ensuite) and a family shower room including Fired Earth and Bette bathroom fittings. The West Wing is connected to the main house via a glazed walkway overlooking the garden. The wing itself includes a light and spacious Sitting Room with vaulted ceiling, Utility, Kitchen, Dining Room, Galleried Bedroom, Bathroom and Cinema. The Shire Barn comprises a south facing landscaped garden, enclosed by Cotswold stone walls and Box hedging. The main terrace area is adjacent to the Kitchen/Breakfast Room and provides a wonderful suntrap with exceptional valley views. There are further small terraces including a private terrace next to the West Wing and a vegetable garden area with separate access to the driveway through a field gate at the top of the garden.