A beautifully finished country home set within a sought-after hamlet with a separate two-bedroom cottage and generous gardens, a short drive from Cheltenham.
Shurdington Court House is a beautiful, detached country residence, set in approximately 0.6 acres of garden with stunning views of the hills to the rear and within a short drive of Cheltenham. Having originally been part of Shurdington Court, the main house and cottage were constructed and converted approximately 28 years ago. By using reclaimed, sympathetic material in keeping with the surrounding architecture and with light interiors, this modern home has a characterful throughout. Set over two storeys, the internals extend to over 3407 Sq Ft of immaculate accommodation which has been the subject of continual improvements and enhancements by the current owner who has injected a contemporary approach to the space, volume, and natural light of the house. A recent remodel of the accommodation has resulted in practical use of the space and larger rooms that suit family life and entertaining.
The reception hall provides a lovely entrance to the house, with a utility room, cloakroom, and study to one side with a short flight of steps leading down to the principal reception space. The sitting room is set to the front of the house, a charming room with flagstone flooring, exposed Cotswold stone walls and a fireplace with log burner inset. The dining room is accessed from here, a lovely space, which opens to the kitchen. The kitchen is newly fitted and well-appointed with a range of bespoke units and integrated appliances, double doors lead to a sun terrace outside. Also accessed from the dining room is a family room with an adjacent boot room, giving an additional access point to outside.
A spiral staircase from the main hallway leads to the bedrooms on the first floor. The design has maximised the interior space allowing three of the four bedrooms to have en suites whilst a modern family bathroom serves bedroom four. The Cottage Located to the front of the property is a pretty Cotswold stone detached cottage, which been fully restored to a high standard. The accommodation is set over two floors and comprises a sitting/dining room and kitchen on the ground floor, whilst upstairs are two bedrooms and a bathroom. Outside there is a private courtyard. The cottage provides an excellent opportunity to generate additional income by way of letting or alternatively ancillary accommodation to the main house for dependent relatives or an au pair.
The property is approached via electric gates and a long rising gravel driveway, passing an idyllic enclosed pond. The entire plot extends to approximately 0.6 acres and enjoys a good degree of privacy. To the rear of the property is a large lawn area with stunning views beyond. Situated towards the end of the garden is a large timber studio, that would make an ideal home office or childrens games room (light, power and water are supplied).
Shurdington Court House is set in the heart of Little Shurdington, a sought-after hamlet at the foot of the Cotswold escarpment. Offering a semi-rural lifestyle with access to the most beautiful walking and riding countryside yet within a short commute to the heart of cosmopolitan Cheltenham, a mere 4 miles away. Well known for its excellent shopping and world-renowned schools including The Cheltenham Ladies College, Cheltenham College and Dean Close with Grammar schools in Stroud, Gloucester and Cheltenham. Communications from this area are particularly strong with the A46 and A417 giving easy access to the M4 and M5 motorways as well as Bristol/Bath and The Midlands. In the wider area, events include polo at Longdale and Edgeworth, racing at Prestbury, eventing at Gatcombe and watersports at the Cotswold Water Park, together with shooting and fishing on local estates and golf at Gloucester and Painswick Golf Clubs.
115 Promenade, Cheltenham
Gloucestershire, GL50 1NW
Call: +44 (0) 1242 222292