A charming, detached family home on this sought after road with lovely gardens, three garages, parking and detached studio ideal for a car/bike enthusiast or for those looking for an opportunity to create a self contained annex (STP).
97 Charlton Lane is a striking detached house forming an attractive street scene of high calibre homes on this sought after road. Characterised by the elegant Victorian façade, it is equally appealing internally with the most practical family accommodation set over two floors. With the internals extending to over 2600 Sq Ft it is a home of grand proportions and balanced living to bedroom space.
The house is entered by a central hallway linking the reception space. An informal sitting room, with feature fireplace, is set to the front with views through a large bay window and double doors opening into the formal drawing room which peacefully overlooks the gardens to the rear. Across the hall, parallel to the sitting room is the study, also with a feature fireplace which makes a lovely space to work from home. The kitchen is set across the rear of the house with doors opening to the garden from the dining room, a charming space set into a hexagonal structure with ample windows. The kitchen itself a range of units and integrated appliances, well designed with a large breakfast bar that overlooks the dining room making this perfect for entertaining. Adjacent is a utility room and from the hallway, is a cloakroom.
The staircase rises to the first floor and to three double bedrooms and two bathrooms. On the second floor is a further bedroom with an en suite bathroom.
Charlton Lane is a highly coveted address at the tip of Greenhills Road, the setting of the house falls between two of Cheltenhams most sought after parishes. The entire plot is generous in size and has the rare benefit of two garages, and a large driveway for parking cars to the front. The grounds at the rear provide a pretty family garden, facing South they enjoy all day sun. A large area of level lawn is stocked with mature boarders, flanking a large sun terrace from the reception rooms. The garages are accessed from a side road to the right of the house, which offers numerous parking for cars or annex potential (STP), arranged in an L shape comprising a double garage, a single garage or workshop and a garden room/studio with doors opening to the garden. This is an ideal space for any car or bike enthusiast as it has been built to store vehicles. However, it would also make a superb gymnasium as it has a utility area and cloakroom. There are two further parking spaces outside the garages.
Charlton Lane is a highly regarded address, a pretty long boulevard merging Old Bath Road to Greenhills Road, an area that is without doubt one of the most desirable and highly sought after pockets of Cheltenham. The appeal of the location is its proximity to the thriving Bath Road and the village of Charlton Kings yet the property has quick access to some of the very best countryside. Within a short stroll is Cheltenhams fashionable shops, Michelin starred restaurants, salons and bars. Less than a hundred miles from London, Cheltenham nestles beautifully between the Cotswold Hills and the Wye Valley and is home to numerous prestigious schools including Cheltenham College, The Cheltenham Ladies College, and St Edwards. Owing to this and the cultural lifestyle on offer, including playing hosts to several highly acclaimed festivals, it is now regarded as one of the places to live and raise a family. For the commuter, this area is particularly well placed for both motorway access and the train station which can be reached, by foot, in less than 15 minutes.
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Local Authority Cheltenham Borough Council
115 Promenade, Cheltenham
Gloucestershire, GL50 1NW
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