A handsome detached property built in 2004 to a traditional design of great style and impressive proportions. Village properties of this calibre so close to Cheltenham come to the market rarely and viewing is highly recommended.
Whittington Manor is an exceptional family home that offers a wonderful combination of a stunning setting, impressive accommodation of 4500 square feet and a large private plot set behind a wrought iron, gated entrance. On entering the house there is an immediate feeling of light and a superb flow of space off the limestone floored reception hall. Lovely features include beautiful stone arches, a handsome oak staircase and French doors to the garden areas. The drawing room is an impressive size, with stone fireplace, mullioned windows and an attractive dual aspect outlook. The house was designed with family living in mind and there is a further large reception room, dining room and an 18' x 17' kitchen/breakfast room fitted with a sleek range of contemporary units and integrated appliances. The balance of living to bedroom space is excellent and on the first floor there are four bedroom suites, excellent storage via fitted wardrobes and a self-contained guest suite/studio with its own en-suite and kitchenette.
Set back off a picturesque lane behind wrought iron gates that open up to the private driveway and double garage, the grounds of Whittington Manor provide a mature, green and colourful setting to the house. Well stocked borders and gently sloping lawns enjoy excellent privacy with a wonderful enclosed paved area outside the kitchen and sitting room, perfect for al fresco dining with a heated plunge pool, rockery, steps leading up to the lawn and pathway to the front.
Whittington is a delightful, unspoilt village made up of a picturesque mixture of cottages, farmhouses and important period homes including The Old Rectory, Whittington Court and St Bartholomew's Church. The village has the huge benefit of being only 5 miles from Cheltenham and on the convenient side of the town for excellent access to Oxford and London. Cheltenham is highly regarded for its world renowned schools to include Cheltenham Ladies College; Cheltenham College and Dean Close as well as being host to a extraordinary calender of cultural festivals. The adjacent village of Brockhampton has the popular Craven Arms public house and there is an excellent range of local amenities in Charlton Kings, approximately 3 miles away. The village is surrounded by beautiful open countryside including Cleeve Hill so perfect for those seeking a highly accessible home with a rural feel.