High Street, Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire, GL55

£3,000,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
An elegant Grade II Listed town house.

Accommodation comprises:

Main House; Reception hall, drawing room, sitting room, garden room, kitchen/breakfast room, utiity, pantry, laundry, cloakroom, wine cellar, boot room. Master bedroom suite with 2 dressing rooms and 2 en-suite bathrooms, sitting room and 4 further bedroom suites.

Guest Apartment; Sitting room, kitchen, bedroom, bathroom and gymnasium.

Coach House; Studio, kitchen, bathroom and gallery.

Landscaped walled gardens, paved terraces, summer house, garaging and parking for 9 cars.

In all about 0.44 acres.

PROPERTY DESCRIPTION

Seymour House dates back to the late eighteenth century and is constructed of Cotswold stone beneath a Cotswold stone roof, the front of which has been recently replaced. The property is Grade II Listed with impressive sash windows that overlook the famous High Street. The accommodation is generous and set

over three floors and has been extensively and sympathetically modernised by the current owners. The property offers an

abundance of character features throughout including 17th century portico with fluted columns, wooden shutters, late 17th century staircase with heavy turned balusters and a number of feature fireplaces. The heart of the home is centred around the bespoke kitchen/breakfast room with island unit which leads to the fabulous contemporary garden room with French limestone floor and a productive 140 year old vine, both overlooking the walled garden.

Some of the outstanding refurbishment features are:

• Replacement and restoration of stonework to the exterior

• Refurbishment of all sash windows including draught proofing

• Upgraded fire and security systems

• Kitchen, utility and pantry fitted with Gaggenau appliances

• Installation of central water pressure system to reduce energy consumption

• Cat 5 network enabling integration of networked devises

and superfast broadband

• Installation of Viessmann heating system with intelligent thermostat

In addition to the extensive living accommodation the property benefits from a self-containted apartment and a detached coach house both of which can provide ancillary guest or staff accommodation.

SITUATION

Chipping Campden is one of the most beautiful and unspoilt Cotswold market towns in the North Cotswolds. With it's historic terraced High street, built between the 14th and 17th century there stands the much admired and iconic Butter Market/Market Hall built in 1627. To the south East stands the impressively beautiful Church of St. James, recognised as one of the finest "Wool" Churches in the country. At the west end of the High Street stands

the Roman Catholic Church of St. Catharine's, built in the 1850's by the 2nd Earl of Gainsborough. In this church you will find stained glass windows designed and made by Paul Vincent Woodroffe. Chipping Campden is situated in the Cotswold Area of Outstanding Natural

Beauty and lies within comfortable driving distance of the main centres, Cheltenham, Stratford-upon-Avon and Worcester. The Town offers an excellent selection of shops including a Post Office, a Co-op, butcher/ fish merchant, delicatessen, doctor's surgery and schools together with traditional Country Inns, Restaurants and

Hotels all within walking distance. Moreton-in-Marsh (6 miles) has a mainline train station to London Paddington

90 minutes and Birmingham Airport is 38 miles.

OUTSIDE

The garden walled and is north west facing enjoying the sun all day in different parts. Immediately to the rear is a paved courtyard which leads to the beautifully landscaped gardens yew and box topiary hedging, herbaceous borders and flower beds. There is a charming Cotswold stone

summer house overlooking the garden and a path leads to the detached coach house. Beyond the garden is the Garaging for three cars and ample parking area which is

accessed from Back Ends.

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