Reception Hall, Cloakroom, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Utility, Dining Room, Sitting Room, Conservatory, 3 Bedrooms, Principal Bedroom En-Suite, Family Bathroom, Double Garage, Shed, gated private Driveway
- DETACHED HOUSE
- VILLAGE LOCATION
- WELL PRESENTED
- SPACIOUS & LIGHT
- 3 BEDROOMS
- BEAUTIFUL GARDENS
Freshfields offers a bright and spacious home a few minutes walk from the centre of Painswick. Immaculately presented, the property is accessed via a gated private driveway with steps leading to the front door with pretty porch over. The key reception rooms lead off a good sized reception hall, together with a useful cloakroom. The kitchen is set to the rear of the property and is dual aspect, with views over the garden. A good sized room the kitchen has ample space for a dining table and is fitted with cream units. A spacious utility room leads off the kitchen, with access to the rear garden and patio. The dining room is front facing and leads open-plan via an arch to the sitting room, creating an ideal space for entertaining. Both the dining and sitting rooms have super large windows allowing natural light to flood in. A fireplace with wood burning effect gas stove inset provides a pretty focal point to the room. A conservatory leads off the sitting room, the perfect spot for morning coffee or evening drinks. Stairs lead off the main reception hall with a fabulous full height feature window on the stairwell, leading to the three first floor bedrooms plus family bathroom. The principal suite is a lovely large room with en-suite shower room and views to both the front and rear garden. A large first floor landing creates a great sense of space, ideal for a desk or large piece of furniture. One of the real joys of Freshfields however is its immaculately presented landscaped garden. Set largely to the rear, the garden is well stocked with several seating areas and a private area separated by a topiary hedge, ideal for garden storage or a kitchen garden. A gated driveway provides ample parking, together with a double garage and shed.
From our Painswick office, follow the A46 in the direction of Stroud, passing the entrance to Stamages Lane on your left. Take the first left hand turn after Richmond Village into Cotswold Mead, where Freshfields will be found second house on the left.
Cotswold Mead is an exclusive development of stylish properties located within a few minutes walk from the centre of Painswick. Often referred to as the Queen of the Cotswolds, Painswick has a tremendous sense of community spirit and many local amenities including a popular primary school, two pubs, a bijou hotel just a short walk from Freshfields and a small local restaurant, as well as several newly opened cafes and an arts shop. There is also a well-stocked village shop, chemist and even a highly acclaimed fabric shop. One of the key draws to the area is the excellent choice of schools, with sought after grammar schools in Stroud, Gloucester and Cheltenham, as well as many popular schools in the private sector. Several of the schools offer bus services from Stamages Lane car park (a 2 minute walk from Cotswold Mead) and buses run to both the Stroud and Cheltenham grammar schools from the centre of the village. The village is popular with tourists and is well known for the beautiful Rococco Gardens and also its Beacon, a huge expanse of common land offering a wonderful source of walks and far reaching views to the Malvern Hills and also host to a popular golf course.
Well placed for commuting, Painswick is circa 90 minutes to London by train, from nearby Stroud mainline station and approximately 20 minutes drive to Cheltenham and Gloucester. The M5 motorway is also within easy reach, for commuting to Bristol and the Midlands.