8 of the most exciting Gloucestershire properties on the market in October 2021

From turrets and castles with spectacular views to saunas and swimming pools, SoGlos's popular Gloucestershire property series uncovers eight of the most interesting properties on the housing market in the county right now.

If you are looking to sell your property, then October is one of the best times to put it on the market. With that in mind, this means that there are so many interesting properties on the market in Gloucestershire right now.

And in this month’s instalment of SoGlos’s popular property series, sponsored by The Mortgage Brain, we uncover some intriguing properties that you can get your hands on including everything from castle-like buildings to party homes and saunas – ranging in price from £700,000 to £3,000,000.


About the sponsor – The Mortgage Brain

The Mortgage Brain is one of the largest mortgage brokers in the UK and was founded by Enzo Mora over 20 years ago.

Its specialist team offers a range of services so whether you are looking to invest or are a first-time buyer, it will make sure it finds its customers the right mortgage.

For more information, visit themortgagebrain.net.


1. Ampney Crucis, Cirencester

With the nights getting darker and the days getting colder, what could be better than relaxing in your very own sauna – and now you can in this six-bedroom country house.

This charming grade II listed building, which is located in Cirencester, also boasts its own generous store room with a hatch that leads to a wine cellar, along with a whole range of outbuildings including stables, a tack room, greenhouse and more. All of this is set on around 4.38 acres that even features its own single bank of the Ampney Brook.

This property is on the market for £3,000,000. For the full listing, visit rightmove.co.uk.


2. Lypiatt, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6

Who doesn’t want to live in a castle? Dating back to 1820, this impressive grade II listed gate house comprises of a striking three-storey tower and retains fabulous period features including a Tudor arched doorway, as well as a beautiful turret. What’s more, there is a gorgeous stone spiral staircase that leads to the turret where there are two rooms, as well as access to the roof terrace.

This property is on the market for £700,000. For the full listing, visit rightmove.co.uk.


3. High Street, Bourton-on-the-Water, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL54

Dating back to the 17th century, this property gives you the chance to own a building heaped in historical importance. Located on the high street in the picturesque village of Bourton-on-the-Water, Box Bush House is a grade II listed building which has retained some of its period features including stone mullioned windows with drip moulds and a Tudor arch doorway.

On top of all that, the property has been in the ownership of the same family for at least 40 years and has operated as a very successful model railway exhibition and toy shop for over 25 years.

This property is on the market for £2,000,000. For the full listing, visit rightmove.co.uk.


4. Bengrove, Teddington, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL20

With around 4.85 acres of beautiful land to explore in the peaceful location of Teddington, this five-bedroom house has an abundance of character including features such as stone mullion windows, flagged stone floors, compartmented ceilings and square panelled timber-framed partition walls.

Dating back to around the 18th and 19th century, this home has a picturesque pond as you arrive at the farmyard where little ducks can be spotted floating on the surface.

This property is on the market for £1,750,000. For the full listing, visit rightmove.co.uk.


5. The Round House, Woodmancote, Near Dursley, Gloucestershire, GL11

Arguably one of Gloucestershire’s most striking properties, this grade II listed tower building is believed to date back to around 1820. The five-bedroom home retains a whole host of period features while also combining some intriguing modern elements such as a partially sunken garden studio and engine shed with en-suite shower room, as well as a unique glass ceiling.

And if that wasn’t enough, there is a seated balcony area where you can soak up truly beautiful far-reaching views of the county.

This property is on the market for £845,000. For the full listing, visit rightmove.co.uk


6. The Park, Painswick

Located on the outskirts of Painswick, this cottage is the perfect spot to soak in the delightful countryside surrounding it and with bi-folding doors opening onto a handcrafted balcony with glass finish you can sit back and relax and enjoy those far-reaching views over the Painswick valley.

The balcony also looks over the immaculate garden, which features a range of timber constructed outbuilding including a studio or office space, a separate workshop and a storeroom which adjoins a double carport. And for those green-fingered house hunters, there is also a landscaped garden with planted borders and a vegetable garden so you can get start growing your very own produce.

This property is on the market for £750,000. For the full listing, visit rightmove.co.uk.


7. Oakle Street, Churcham, Gloucester, GL2

It might be time to pack away the flip flops, but that doesn’t mean we can’t look forward to next year and this nine-bedroom property could be the perfect venue for that epic summer barbecue.

Party goers can make a splash in the large swimming pool room at the rear of the property, which also has changing facilities and a shower room. And the fun doesn’t stop there as the pool room has bi-fold doors that lead into a large enclosed garden, which has a covered outdoor bar.

This property is on the market for £730,000. For the full listing, visit rightmove.co.uk.


8. Ashley Road, Cheltenham, GL52

A perfect place for any family to call home, this five-bedroom property – located just outside of Cheltenham – has everything you could ever need.

With extensive grounds featuring beautiful gardens and set on a private plot behind electric gates, it is the ideal spot for little ones to explore – it even has a built-in trampoline for them to bounce the day away. And on the second floor, there is a viewing balcony so parents can always keep an eye on what’s going on outside!

This property is on the market for £2,350,000. For the full listing, visit rightmove.co.uk.


For more information, visit themortgagebrain.net.


By Maddy Richards


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Friday 01 October 2021

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