5 Bed Detached HouseHeathfield, Alkington, GL13

Sold STC
Property type:Detached House


  • Please contact us for a virtual viewing.
  • Detached home set in approx. 1.2 acres.
  • Considerable driveway parking for 10+ cars + detached garage.
  • Large gardens + separate paddock/field.
  • Five bedrooms with three en-suites.
  • Four reception rooms.
  • Planning permission for two further single story extensions.
  • Energy Rating D.
  • No onward chain.


***PLEASE CONTACT US FOR A VIRTUAL VIEWING*** Substantial five bedroom detached home set in approximately 1.2 acres - large front and rear gardens - separate paddock/field - considerable driveway parking and detached garage - four reception rooms - three en-suites with further family bathroom - planning permission granted for further extensions - four miles drive from Junction 14 of the M5 motorway - extensive double glazing - oil fired radiator central heating - private drainage - Energy Rating D - NO ONWARD CHAIN


This substantial detached home is set back from the A38 at Alkington and has open fields to three out of four aspects. The property is within a short distance of further open fields yet is close to the A38 bringing the larger centres of Gloucester, Bristol and Thornbury within easy reach. The historic town centre of Berkeley is within a few minutes drive which provides a range of local retailers and is famous for its Castle and Jenner Museum. Berkeley also has primary schooling and secondary schooling can be found in Dursley and Thornbury town centres.


If travelling from the motorway, exit at junction 14 and follow signs for A38 signposted Dursley. Upon joining the A38, continue in a Northerly direction signposted Dursley and continue approximately 3.5 miles, passing through Stone and Newport. After passing the Applegates coach station on the left hand side, proceed a further 100 meters and Winuwuk Cottage will be located on the left hand side.


This property has been in the same ownership for over 20 years and has been extensively modernised and extended by the current owner who currently uses the property as a Council Licensed Dog Breeding Kennel. The original cottage now benefits from extensions to both sides with a large conservatory to rear, considerable driveway parking for 10+ cars along with detached garage. There is further potential to extend the cottage with planning permission granted for two further single story extensions (Planning Ref:S.18/2643/HHOLD). The gardens of the property are a particular feature which are approaching 1.2 acres in total which includes large front and rear gardens with separate paddock/field. Internally, the property briefly comprises: entrance porch, living room, dining room, sitting room, kitchen, utility room, conservatory, two bedrooms each with en-suites and one with dressing area. On the first floor there are a further three bedrooms, one of which having en-suite bathroom and a further family bathroom. This property is offered with no onward chain and a viewing is recommended at your earliest convenience.


(Please note that our room sizes are quoted in metres to the nearest one hundredth of a metre on a wall to wall basis. The imperial equivalent (included in brackets) is only intended as an approximate guide).


UPVC front door, two double glazed windows to sides, tiled floor, further door to:


7.36m (max) x 3.57m narrowing to 2.82m (24'2" ( max) x 11'9" narrowing to 9'3") - Two double glazed windows to front, tiled floor, two radiators, open fireplace with woodburner, exposed beams, stairs top first floor, under stair storage cupboard.


5.24m (max) x 3.33m (17'2" ( max) x 10'11") - Tiled floor, open fireplace with woodburner, double glazed windows to front and rear, double glazed door to rear, inset ceiling spotlights.


2.64m x 2.61m (8'8" x 8'7") - Fitted kitchen with base and wall units, sold wood work surface over, double electric oven, separate electric hob with extractor over, space and plumbing for washing machine, one and half bowl stainless steel sink and drainer, integrated dishwasher, inset ceiling spotlights, integrated washing machine.


2.65m x 2.33m (8'8" x 7'8") - Base and wall units, roll top laminate work surface over, space for tall standing fridge freezer, radiator, sink, inset ceiling spotlights, floor mounted oil boiler, double glazed window and door to rear.


4.48m x 3.52m (14'8" x 11'7") - Double glazed french doors to conservatory, double glazed window to rear, radiator.


6.88m (max) x 3.55m narrowing to 2.19m) (22'7" ( max) x 11'8" narrowing to 7'2") - Double glazed windows and french doors to garden, double glazed roof, radiator and with under floor heating.


3.52m x 3.08m narrowing to 2.59m (11'7" x 10'1" narrowing to 8'6") - Radiator, double glazed window to rear, built in wardrobe, dressing area with further built in wardrobes and double glazed window to rear, door to:


Bath, double glazed window to side, radiator, low level wc, wash hand basin with pedestal, extensively tiled walls and tiled floor.


3.24m x 3.26m (10'8" x 10'8") - Double glazed window to front, tiled floor, inset ceiling spotlights, double glazed door to side, door to:


Shower cubicle with mixer shower, wash hand basin with pedestal, low level wc, double glazed window to side, radiator, tiled floor extensively tiled walls, inset ceiling spotlights.


With inset ceiling spotlights.


3.53m x 3.10m (11'7" x 10'2") - Dual aspect double glazed windows to side and rear, radiator, built in wardrobes.


Bath with mixer rainfall power shower, low level wc, wash hand basin with pedestal, double glazed window to rear, radiator, extensively tiled walls.


3.69m x 2.78m (12'1" x 9'1") - Double glazed window to front, radiator, inset ceiling spotlights, full length built in wardrobes.


3.63m (max) x 2.98m (max) (11'11" ( max) x 9'9" ( max)) - Radiator, double glazed window to front, his and hers built in wardrobes.


Bath with shower off tap, separate shower cubicle with mixer power shower, low level wc, wash hand basin with pedestal, double glazed window to rear, tiled floor, extensively tiled walls, inset ceiling spotlights, heated towel rail and under floor heating.


The rear garden has large flagstone patio area leading to the large laid to lawn garden. There is a further large hard-standing area with DETACHED WORKSHOP and large paddock/field to rear. To the side of the property is a tarmac driveway leading to the front garden which has further large laid to lawn garden, DETACHED GARAGE which has twin up and over doors to front and has light and power. The large tarmac driveway provides parking for 10+ cars and leads to the A38.


Tenure: Freehold.
Private drainage.
Oil fired central heating.
Council Tax Band D (£1,842.44 payable).
Planning permission reference S.18/2643/HHOLD
Energy Rating D


We may offer prospective purchasers' financial advice in order to assist the progress of the sale. Bennett Jones Partnership introduces only to Kingsbridge Independent Mortgage Advice and if so, may be paid an introductory commission which averages £128.00.


By appointment with the owner's sole agents as over.

Property attachments:

Energy/Environmental Brochure

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