In the heart of the Countryside, ultimate privacy boasting one of the longest driveways in Gloucestershire, you will find this unique property.
Paunt House of Pauntley Parish is a substantial detached Victorian farmhouse steeped in history, standing in its own grounds of around 2.5acres. Situated in this exceptional location it offers views over the Countryside from every window.
The house itself is spacious and comfortable, cleverly embracing traditional Victorian style but with an environmentally friendly core.
There is a detached garage for 4 vehicles, large workshop and greenhouse.
Tucked away up this country driveway of almost a mile you are far from the madding crowd, yet the M50 and Newent town are just a short drive away.
This rare family home which has only been sold twice in the last 100years has breathtaking features in a highly desirable location.
Half glazed entrance door, telephone socket, radiator, staircase to first floor. Understair cupboard. 2 double power points, Door to:-
Study 14’ x 13’ (4.2m x 4m)
Cast iron period fireplace with slate hearth, double glazed bay window overlooking walled garden and west facing double glazed window. 2 radiators, 3 double power points, central chandelier.
Lounge 21’ x 16’ (6.4m x 4.8m)
Stone fireplace with wood burning stove, double glazed window to south elevation. Exposed beams, double glazed french doors to east garden and patio area, far reaching views. 2 radiators, television point, 7 double power points, central chandelier and matching wall lights.
Double doors to;
Orangery 20’ x 13’ (6m x 4m)
Wooden floor, glass Victorian style sun roof, feature wall chandelier, beams, stunning and rare historic well (glass top 4’ x 3’ (1.2mx.9m), double glazed french doors to rear garden, windows to westerly rolling countryside views, radiator, 3 double power points, ceiling spotlights.
From hallway to
WC 6’x 3’ (1.8m x .9m) Toilet and wash basin, tiled floor. Double glazed window.
Kitchen 17’ x 13’ (5.1m x 4m)
Bay window overlooking front walled garden, window seat with storage under, exposed beam, white fitted kitchen units with Arundel work surfaces, larder fridge, built in dishwasher. Range electric cooker with extractor hood built into chimney breast, single bowl/drainer sink with mixer tap. vertical radiator. Bespoke ceiling light fitments, 6 double power points.
Dining room 15’ x 12’ (4.5m x 3.6m)
High ceiling, central chandelier. Double glazed windows to front walled garden and east facing lawn. Double glazed door to patio area. Courtesy portal to kitchen, laminate flooring, 3 double power points.
Pantry 4’ x 5’ (1.2m x 1.4m)
Washing machine, built in shelving.
From main hallway to
Double glazed window over front walled garden and views, double power point, radiator.
Bathroom 13’ x 7’ ( 4m x 2.1m)
Window to east garden, white suite comprising, panelled bath with mixer tap, low level wc, wash basin, walk in shower, radiator.
Master Bedroom with ensuite 21’ x 16’ (6.4m x 4.8m)
Double glazed windows facing south, east and west, built in wardrobes, 4 double powerpoints, telephone socket. 2 radiators. safety hatch.
Ensuite, - Corner bath with shower over, wc and basin. Double glazed window to rear. Radiator. Storage under bath.
Bedroom Two 14' x 13' (4.2m x 4m)
Double glazed windows to west and north aspects, 3 double power central spotlights with lazy pull. Safety hatch.
Bedroom Three 13' x 7' (4m x 2.1m)
Double glazed window to front elevation. 2 double power points. Radiator.
Stairs leading to second floor
Double glazed window to front aspect, Hatch to loft, radiator, double power point.
Bedroom Four 14’ x 13’ (4.2m x 4m)
Double glazed window to front elevation. Velux window facing south. 3 double power points. Central light. safety hatch.
Bedroom Five 14’ x 13’ (4.2m x 4m)
Double glazed window to front elevation. Velux window facing south. 4 double power points. Central light. Safety hatch.
Bedroom Six 21’ x 7’ (6.4m x 2.1m) (restricted height)
Double glazed window to west elevation. Velux window facing south. 2 double power points. Wall light. Safety hatch. Built in cupboards
Having two raised flower beds, bespoke designed greenhouse 10’ x 8’ (3.1m x 2.4m) and steps leading to front garden and to rear garden.
Cellar – 13’ x 13’ (4m x 4m) housing mains water, electric, telephone and Worcester Bosch oil combi boiler.
Walkway to main courtyard, Garages and workshop.
Garage 40’ x 17’ (12.2m x 5.2m) suitable for 4 vehicles.
Double doors to workshop 20’ x 17’, (6m x 5.1m) own fuseboard, lighting and water. Built in work benches, shelves, storage cubicles.
Large parking area to the south of workshop.
Lawns sweep around 3 sides of the house, with well stocked and established shrubbery and borders. Variety of plants carefully chosen over time to provide year round colour and interest, mostly evergreen.
Substantial Victorian water storage pool.
Collection of established fruit trees including, peach, walnut, cherry, apple, pear, plum, and sweet chestnut.
There is a paddock of approx 1.25 acre which adjoins the garden.
This property has been lovingly nurtured and restored over the last 22 years.
Picking peaches and cherries in the summer whilst in the autumn gathering walnuts and sweet chestnuts for Christmas all add to the homely pleasure this special property brings.
(There is also a further 7.5 acres, cottage with barns by separate negotiation).