Laurel Villas, Stroud, GL5 2HL

A stunning detached Cotswold stone Grade II listed family home. Set in the heart of Old Stroud. Four charming receptions. Modern fitted kitchen/breakfast room. Over two floors six double bedrooms, two bathrooms, dressing room/home office. Master suite with sitting room and en-suite. Parking for 4 cars and a charming low maintenance garden. With NO ONWARD CHAIN.

Guide price £595,000

SOLD

• Stunning GradeII listed detached family home
• Beautifully presented and maintained
• Wealth of character, perfect space for working from home
• Perfect accommodation for a family & grandparents together
• Fitted kitchen breakfast room, utility, boot room
• Four receptions with beautiful fireplaces
• Two staircases from the ground floor
• Master suite with en-suite and sitting room area
• Six further bedrooms, Shower and Family bathrooms
• Private gardens and terrace with parking for 4/5 cars

Laurel Villas

What a stunning example of a period home that has undergone modernisation and restoration over the years and offers so much for so many different families. Unique as a home in this part of Stroud with parking for four cars to the rear. Views from the first and second floors. Internally, you lead into a very pretty snug with period fireplace. A central hallway provides access to sitting and family room. A day room having French doors opening to the terrace and gardens. A spacious boot room, separate utility room and a downstairs cloakroom. A beautifully presented fitted kitchen breakfast room perfect for that Sunday lunch with all the family. Opening to the terrace and garden. Access to the first floor from two staircases one to the front and one from the rear both lead to a delightful L shaped landing. This floor provides Four double bedrooms a dressing room/home office. A family bathroom and separate shower room. Two further staircases lead to the next floor. Two further double bedrooms and a stunning landing with exposed open beams and steps leading into the Master suite complete with relaxing sitting room area open plan to the bedroom. A stunning en-suite bathroom. This is the perfect relaxation space at the end of a busy day with roll top bath surrounded by exposed timbers. Throughout the property you will see a wealth of exposed beams, stonework and fireplaces, mullion stone surrounding the windows. We understand from the owners the original house was built in the early 18th century and extended in the 19th century. The property offers modern living combined with a wealth of history. Time has been taken to sympathetically restore this charming home over the years. Outside enclosed grounds to the side of the property provide a paved terrace perfectly located to the kitchen and day room with seating area. You then follow the path to what feels like a secret garden, wealth of planting and a path leads to a further sunken terrace with views across Stroud. All designed with ease of maintenance, could easily be changed to accommodate children’s play area if required. This is a very special house and has been enjoyed for some years by our clients and their family. Steps and gate provide access to the driveway. Further gate leads to the front of the house. Offered to the market with NO ONWARD CHAIN.

Internally

From a small entrance into  a very pretty snug with period fireplace. A central hallway provides access to sitting and family room. A day room having French doors opening to the terrace and gardens. A spacious boot room, separate utility room and a downstairs cloakroom. A beautifully presented fitted kitchen breakfast room perfect for that Sunday lunch with all the family. Opening to the terrace and garden. Access to the first floor from two staircases one to the front and one from the rear both lead to a delightful L shaped landing. This floor provides Four double bedrooms a dressing room/home office. A family bathroom and separate shower room. Two further staircases lead to the next floor. Two further double bedrooms and a stunning landing with exposed open beams and steps leading into the Master suite complete with relaxing sitting room area open plan to the bedroom. A stunning en-suite bathroom. This is the perfect relaxation space at the end of a busy day with roll top bath surrounded by exposed timbers. Throughout the property you will see a wealth of exposed beams, stonework and fireplaces, mullion stone surrounding the windows. We understand from the owners the original house was built in the early 18th century and extended in the 19th century. The property offers modern living combined with a wealth of history. Time has been taken to sympathetically restore this charming home over the years.

Externally

Outside enclosed grounds to the side of the property provide a paved terrace perfectly located to the kitchen and day room with seating area. You then follow the path to what feels like a secret garden, wealth of planting and a path leads to a further sunken terrace with views across Stroud. All designed with ease of maintenance, could easily be changed to accommodate children’s play area if required. This is a very special house and has been enjoyed for some years by our clients and their family. Steps and gate provide access to the driveway. Further gate leads to the front of the house. Unique as a home in this part of Stroud with parking for four cars to the rear

Directions

From the A419 Dr Newton’s Way to the island and turn left onto London road passing Waitrose on your left hand side. Continue to follow the London road to the next island and turn right onto Cornhill. Up the hill to a small island and turn right into Nelson Street. You will see the property after a very short distance elevated on the left hand side. Denoted by our for sale board. Parking for the property is tucked away to the rear. Continue past the property take the first turning on the left into Acre Street, after a short distance you have Westley Court on the left. Turn into and follow through the development to the back of the building and you will arrive to the back of Laurel Villas. You have private parking for four cars on your right hand side, conveniently located to the garden gate.

Local Amenities

This property is located in the heart of Old Stroud, known locally to offer a wealth of character properties. and considered a very desirable area convenient to the town and railway station. A short walk into town, Stroud sits below the western escarpment of the Cotswold Hills, encircled by five sweeping valleys. Has been described as “The Covent Garden of the Cotswolds”. Well-known centre for arts and crafts. The weekly Farmers Market voted the best in the country and the newly completed indoor Five Valleys shopping centre; An annual textile festival is held in the town as well as various exhibitions at the Subscription Rooms and at The Museum in the Park. A wealth of local pubs and restaurants and the very well regarded Stroud brewery offering great social events with ethical and organic beer has become a very cherished landmark . Stroud has two state Grammar Schools, for boys and girls, and Archway School, a mixed Comprehensive Secondary School. Nearby are several Independent Schools such as Beaudesert Park School in Minchinhampton, Wycliffe College in Stonehouse and the prestigious Cheltenham College and Cheltenham Ladies College are approximately 30 minutes away. Good transport links with London Paddington by train and Bath and Bristol by car.

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