On the market with: Winkworth Cheltenham
Property: The Burgage, Prestbury, Cheltenham, GL52
Location: Lying in the historic village of Prestbury, Cressy House boasts a setting that’s both convenient and charming. The property is within walking distance of amenities including a fantastic local school, village store, Post Office, doctor’s surgery, chemist, library, pubs, and the beautiful church. What’s more, Cheltenham is just a short drive or bus journey away.
Through the keyhole: Cressy House is brimming with character, from its feature fireplace and beamed ceiling, to the exposed brick walls and gorgeous bay windows. The five-bedroom house is spread across three floors, offering a generous garden and outbuilding, gravelled driveway with ample parking, and separate patio that’s perfect for alfresco dining. Once inside, the ground floor contains a welcoming sitting room with original flagstone flooring and fireplace; along with a Tom Howley-designed luxury bespoke kitchen with central island and breakfast bar, and fabulous appliances including a dual fuel Aga. Other spaces include a cosy snug, utility room and study area. On the first floor there are two generous double bedrooms with lovely window seats and wooden beams; whilst on the second floor, there are another two double bedrooms which offer pretty views towards Cleeve Hill, as well as a quaint reading area.
SoGlos loves: The grade II-listed property wows due to its stunning period features. Thought to date back to the early 1800s, Cressy House is a striking, double-fronted building. Meanwhile as the property is accessed through electric gates and down a long drive, owners benefit from privacy and a peaceful setting.
For more information: Call Winkworth on (01242) 386586, email email@example.com, or visit winkworth.co.uk directly.
Friday 24 August 2018