A stunning barn conversion, steeped in history, presented in immaculate order enjoying stunning views and benefiting from a range of outbuildings, gardens and paddocks, in all some 3 acres situated just outside the village of Apperley, in what is a truly rural setting.
Wightfield Manor is a charming residence dating back to the “doomsday”, and during the 17th century a series of beautiful brick barns were built all within a moat. The Moat House was originally a store for cattle and more recently all the barns were created into a small number of stunning residential properties.
An attached period barn dating from 17th century
Generous reception hall with polished quarry tiled floor and cloak/shower room
Light dining room, separate study, both enjoying a lovely outlook over the garden and former moat
Integrated kitchen/breakfast room with access to a useful utility and adjoining boiler room
Four/five first floor double bedrooms with vaulted ceilings, exposed ceiling beams and distant views
Two bath/shower rooms including an exceptional principal suite
Potential bedroom 5, over the garage, with space for an en-suite
Double garage, a range of former piggeries with potential for stabling, lovely mature gardens, large lake created from a former moat, paddocks, in all some 3 acres
Apperley is a quintessential North Gloucestershire village enjoying a primary school and 2 nearby village pubs, all surrounded by some lovely open countryside providing a number of gentle walks. Nearby larger centres include Tewkesbury, Gloucester and Cheltenham, all of which are within a 10 mile radius, the latter enjoying an excellent choice of shops and boutiques, numerous restaurants and wine bars, and an exceptional range of schooling. Junctions 9 & 10 provide access to the motorway network via the M5, which is also within a 10 minute drive, whilst there is a railway station at Ashchurch.
Mains water, electricity, gas and drainage are connected to the property.
Tewkesbury Borough Council:
Council Tax Band: (G) - £2,912.51 pa. (2019/2020).
Strictly by prior appointment through the sole agents, Charles Lear & Co. on 01242 222722.