• Chestnuts House, Branch Road, Cheltenham

Chestnuts House, Branch Road, Cheltenham

Detached house
Sold Asking Price £710,000
Find out more:0333 121 4950
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Property Features
  • The property is situated in a private no-through road, surrounded by fields, yet within easy reach of Junction 11 of the M5 and 10 minutes’ drive from Cheltenham town centre
  • 18 UPV panels and two air source pumps provide virtually free heating, lighting and hot water throughout the year (the Feed-In-Tariff and Renewable Heat Incentive brings in around £2,000 p/a)
  • An architect has lived in this property for the past 30 years and has ensured that the house is highly individual and yet flexible
  • The master bedroom has an adjoining bathroom, private roof terrace and office (which could be a nursery or additional bedroom)
  • The property is served by two internal staircases making for easy access
  • There are three external entrances to the property
  • There is oak wood flooring on the ground floor and granite and marble in the kitchen and bathrooms
  • The property is wheelchair friendly and there is a ramp as well as steps from the drive to the side entrance
  • There is a huge amount of storage provided in this property, ranging from 3 under-croft storage spaces (accessed from the main drive), to basement storage and brick-built garden sheds.
  • The property boasts a large brick built workshop/stables with hayloft which has the potential for conversion to a separate dwelling subject to the necessary planning consents

Property Description
We are delighted to offer for sale this SIX/SEVEN bedroom, detached house in a quiet rural location yet within three minutes’ drive of GCHQ and the M5. The impressive accommodation, built in the 1850s with a more recent extension, is well presented and of a good size, set in 0.6 of an acre of beautiful gardens with large stables/workshop and additional brick-built storage and a small orchard.

It also has the attraction of an integrated annexe with a separate kitchen and wet-room.  Please see the photographs that accompany this listing and the indicative floor plan for further detail.

The best way to appreciate this property is to arrange a viewing appointment which you can do seven days a week by calling the number above or clicking on the contact link provided. 

Basement Room 1: 13'1" x 12'0" (4.0m x 3.67m) 
Circulation area: 20'10" x 5'5" (6.35m x 1.65m) 
Basement Room 2: 13'1" x 11'11" (4.0m x 3.64m) 
Storage area: 10'10" x 3'3" (3.30m x 1.0m)  
Ground floor: 
Boot room: 13'5" x 4'10" (4.08m x 1.48m)  
Utility 10'10" x 8'10" (3.30m x 2.70m)
Office/Bedroom 7 14'2" x 8'8" (4.31m x 2.65m) 
Living 1 14'2" x 12'11" (4.31m x 3.94m)  
Kitchen 13'0" x 10'4" (3.95m x 3.15m) with granite work tops 
Cloakroom 5'6" x 2'11" (1.68m x 0.90m)
Hall 8'1" x 7'2" (2.47m x 2.18m)  
Conservatory 10'0" x 8'10" (3.06m x 2.69m) 
Ground floor Annexe: (easily re-incorporated into main house or into a bespoke office) 
Living 2 13'0" x 10'10" (3.95m x 3.29m) 
Kitchen/Diner 14'10" x 10'9" (4.51m x 3.28m)
Bedroom 12'6" x 11'1" (3.81m x 3.37m) 
Wet room with walk-in shower, bidet, wash basin and toilet: 8'7" x 7'9" (2.62m x 2.35m) 
First Floor 
Bedroom 5 10'8" x 8'8" (3.26m x 2.63m) 
Bedroom 3 13'1" x 10'8" (3.98m x 3.26m) 
Landing 10'10" x 7'2" (3.30m x 2.18m)  
Cloakroom 5'7" x 2'11" (1.70m x 0.90m) 
Office/Bedroom 14'9" x 10'8" (4.50m x 3.26m) 
Bedroom 1 13'1" x 11'0" (3.97m x 3.35m) with en-suite bathroom (with double shower, bath, toilet and washbasin) 8'1" x 7'9" (2.46m x 2.37m)  
Bedroom 2 13'0" x 10'8" (3.95m x 3.26m) 
Bedroom 4 14'3" x 8'8" (4.34m x 2.65m)
Family Bathroom including double shower and bath and wash basin 8'8" x 5'6" (2.65m x 1.67m) 14'9" x 13'1" (4.50m x 4.0m)
The original brick built stables under a pitched slate roof at the end of the drive have been converted to a large workshop with electricity – and the hayloft used for storage. There is a large car port in front of the stables providing a covered work area or parking for up to four cars.  Three additional brick-built storage sheds make this a very useful complex.
Workshop approx. 24' x 13'1 (7.3m x 4m)