5 bedroom Detached House for sale: Draycott Road, Blockley, Gloucestershire, GL56


  • reception rooms 4
  • bedrooms 5
  • bathrooms 4
Reference: 35465_MIM180359

Key Features

  • Historic Cotswold Mill House
  • Dating from the 1800's
  • Impressive entrance hall
  • Four reception rooms
  • Kitchen/breakfast room
  • Five bedrooms
  • Four bathrooms
  • Magnificent gardens with mill pond
  • Double garage and carport
  • 4,876sq.ft. and about 1.2 acres

Summary

HISTORIC COTSWOLD MILL, SET IN BEAUTIFUL TRANQUIL LANDSCAPED GARDENS.

Description

Dating from the 1800’s The Old Silk Mill is steeped in History; a prolific Silk Mill until the 1880’s it became a domestic residence shortly afterwards; in the 1910’s it was owned by the Hollywood film maker Fred Storey and featured in the silent film ‘Rip Van Winkle’
The house is configured to be divided into the principle property and annex, although currently used as a single home
An impressive entrance hall with flag stone floor and doors leading to all principle rooms
Traditional kitchen with slate floor, gas fired Aga and Belfast sink
An elegant drawing room with an impressive stone fireplace, and French doors onto the terrace, and overlooking the Mill Pond
Spacious sitting room with wood-burner, and double French doors to the garden
Charming dining room with paneling, fireplace, box bay with doors to the terrace
Cosy snug/study with bay window
Two master bedroom suites
Guest bedroom with en-suite
Two further double bedrooms and two bathrooms

PROPERTY DESCRIPTION
Dating from the 1800’s The Old Silk Mill is steeped in History; a prolific Silk Mill until the 1880’s it became a domestic residence shortly afterwards; in the 1910’s it was owned by the Hollywood film maker Fred Storey and featured in the silent film ‘Rip Van Winkle’
The house is configured to be divided into the principle property and annex, although currently used as a single family home
An impressive entrance hall with flag stone floor and doors leading to all principle rooms
Traditional kitchen with slate floor, gas fired Aga and Belfast sink
An elegant dual aspect drawing room with an impressive stone fireplace, and French doors onto the terrace, and overlooking the Mill Pond
Spacious sitting room with wood-burner, triple aspect and double French doors to the garden
Charming dining room with paneling, fireplace, box bay with doors to the terrace
Cosy snug/study with fitted shelves and a bay window
Two master bedroom suites both over 400 sq.ft., one offering dual aspects with a vaulted ceiling and en-suite, the other with views across the Mill Pond, and a large en-suite and dressing room
A large triple aspect guest bedroom with en-suite bathroom with a roll-top bath
Two further double bedrooms and two family bathrooms
EPC Band D

SITUATION
Attractive Cotswold village with many period properties Communally run post office/store/cafe, two public houses, doctors surgery, parish church and primary school Good selection of shops and amenities for everyday needs in both Chipping Campden and Moreton-in-Marsh, just 3 miles away Chipping Campden School (3 miles) and The Cotswold School (10) Good train services to London via Oxford from Moreton-in-Marsh (4 miles), the fastest reaching Paddington from 92 minutes

OUTSIDE
Approached through solid wood automatic gates
A gravel driveway that sweeps past the house to a parking area for several cars
Double garage with a double car port in front
Magnificent landscaped gardens in approx. one acre, with large expanses of lawn, shrub borders and mature trees
South facing summer house overlooking the pond and bridges over the brook
There is an open fronted disused cow shed with planning permission to convert to ancillary accommodation

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Reference: 35465_MIM180359
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Tel: 01608 651188