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  • Bedrooms: 3
Porch House is a handsome natural stone and stone tiled Elizabethan town house offering some 3,599 square foot of living and retail space in the heart of the town centre.

The property is Grade I Listed dating from the late 16th Century with the porch added in 1677. The property has been carefully and comprehensively refurbished by the current owners and offers a wealth of character features that include exposed beams and floorboards, carved stone fireplaces and mullion windows.

The accommodation is arranged over three floors with a cellar below. Part of the property has retail use and is currently run as an antique business. The ground floor retail space amounts to around 1,000 square.

The versatile first floor accommodation consists of two reception room/bedrooms, a shower room and a 40 feet long light and spacious kitchen/dining/sitting room with tall feature windows to either side and a staircase down into a ground floor laundry and cloakroom.

On the top floor, the extremely spacious master bedroom has a large en suite shower room.

To the rear of the property is a delightful south west facing courtyard garden with York stone paving and flower beds. There are also a number of useful outbuildings including two workshops and an open store.

40 Long Street has a rateable value of £14,000 per annum.

AMENITIES Tetbury, often referred to as the gateway to the Cotswolds, and once voted by Country Life magazine as the third most desirable town in the country, is a thriving historic Cotswold market town situated less than half an hour from both the M4 and M5 motorways and within easy reach of Cirencester, Cheltenham, Bath, Bristol and Swindon. There is good access to Kemble Railway Station with regular Intercity services to London and other regional commercial centres.

Tetbury is well known for its royal houses with HRH The Prince of Wales at Highgrove House, and Gatcombe Park the home of The Princess Royal both close by. Tetbury boasts an exciting range of shops including specialist boutiques, city standard delicatessens, the Highgrove Shop, two supermarkets and many fine antique shops. The town has an excellent variety of hotels, restaurants, cafes and brasseries offering a mouth-watering range of cuisine.

There is an excellent range of schools in the area including Westonbirt Preparatory and Senior Schools (3 - 18 years). There is also Beaudesert Park at Minchinhampton together with popular state primary and secondary schools in and around Tetbury.

A visit to the Tourist Information Office will provide you with a map of the area showing some of our local attractions including the world famous Westonbirt Arboretum, or the nearby Cotswold Water Park or perhaps the Abbey and Abbey House Gardens in Malmesbury.

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Perry Bishop and Chambers - Tetbury

3 Church Street, Tetbury, Gloucestershire

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