Bownham Park, Stroud
A spectacular detached home of generous proportions. Situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty. 6 bedrooms all en-suite, 5 reception rooms. Immaculately presented throughout, cleverly blending period ambience with modern style. Grounds approx half an acre with electric gated entrance.
LOCATION Bownham Court is nestled on a sought after private estate in a area of outstanding natural beauty.
Surrounded by Minchinhampton & Rodborough Commons, over 600 acres of National Trust common land & the South Cotswolds.
"IN SHORT A VERY BEAUTIFUL PLACE TO LIVE".
This detached house can be approached from the main entrance at Rodborough common or Minchinhampton common & golf course.
The property is well placed with easy access for the M4 & M5.
A spectacular home of generous proportions.
No expense has been spared on this remarkable transformation culminating in the creation of a contemporary, spacious & luxurious property. The property has undergone extensive and meticulous renovation with well integrated extensions several years ago, cleverly blending period ambience with modern style. The owner/builder has just had the property completely redecorated throughout, with designer chosen contemporary wall colours and new carpets. The house is presented in what can only be described as 'in as new condition'. If you are looking for a low maintenance property you won't find one in better condition inside and out.
Eye catching & impressive upon arrival, you are not disappointed when you step inside this impressive house.
Quality fittings & traditional materials have been used throughout & there is no shortage of oak, solid granite, polished stone floors etc. Fine touches include stone mullion windows & a bespoke solid oak staircase. Designed in such an astute way the rooms within are flexible & versatile.
The master bedroom has a very spacious en suite & there are a further 5 generous bedrooms all with en suites. The ground floor boasts 5 reception rooms, games room and study.
The 9m kitchen/family room with its stunning bespoke hand painted kitchen and large central island unit provides a wonderful open plan living/dining space perfect for entertaining. A separate, breakfast room, garden room, utility room, under floor heating, twin belfast sink, range style cooker, solid granite work tops & a travertine stone floor are but just a few of the luxuries on offer.
Outside to the rear there is a large private garden, with a slate patio & decked area, beyond a sweeping lawn with mature bushes & shrubs overlooking an adjoining field. To the front of the property is a Cotswold stone wall, electric gates, ample parking, impressive lawn & driveway.
Grounds total half an acre.
A truly luxurious family home of generous proportions.
Gloucestershire is renowned for its excellent selection of schools. Local private schools include Beaudesert Park, Kings School, Wycliffe College, Cheltenham College, & Westonbirt. Additionally, there are a number of local state schools including three highly regarded Grammar Schools, Stroud High and Marling School in Stroud, and Pate's Grammar School in Cheltenham.
PILLARED ENTRANCE Covered porch area with steps up to front door.
RECEPTION HALL Oak front door with double glazed panels. feature oak staircase, polished stone tiled floor, oak doors to all rooms.
SITTINGROOM 22' 11" x 13' 1" (6.99m x 3.99m) Three double glazed stone mullion windows with outlook to the front and side. carved stone fireplace, oak balustrade and two steps down into this room.
KITCHEN/FAMILY ROOM 28' 1" x 18' 10" (8.56m x 5.74m) An appealing open plan living space where the family can congregate.
Cream shaker style cabinets to floor wall and central island unit. Twin Belfast sink, integrated dishwasher, fitted range style cooker with gas hob and electric ovens, solid granite worktops, inset circular sink with spray unit over, heated polished stone tiled floor, five double glazed windows, double French doors lead in to the orangery making this a perfect space for entertaining.
GARDEN ROOM 12' x 11' 8" (3.66m x 3.56m) Double glazed French doors onto patio/terrace, oak floor.
UTILITY ROOM Matching cream shaker style floor cabinets with oak worktops, inset one and a half bowl sink unit, plumbing for washing machine, polished stone tiled floor.
CONSERVATORY 14' 7" x 14' 4" (4.44m x 4.37m) Double glazed skylights, full width sliding double glazed doors onto patio/terrace, polished stone flooring.
CLOAKROOM Double glazed stone mullion window, pedestal washbasin, W.C. suite; extractor fan; polished stone tiled floor and walls.
LIVINGROOM 17' 5" x 17' (5.31m x 5.18m) Deep double glazed stone mullion window to front;, polished stone tiled floor, part glazed oak double doors to:-
DININGROOM 24' 3" x 10' 7" (7.39m x 3.23m) Double glazed stone mullion window to front; double glazed French doors onto patio terrace, fireplace surround.
STUDY 11' 10" x 8' 6" (3.61m x 2.59m) Double glazed stone mullion window into conservatory.
FIRST FLOOR LANDING Solid oak stairs banisters and balustrading, double glazed stone mullion window to front; oak doors to bedrooms.
BEDROOM 1 22' 11" x 13' 2" (6.99m x 4.01m) Three stone mullion windows to front and side; built in double wardrobe, door to:-
EN-SUITE BATRHROOM Double glazed stone mullion window to side, bath, shower, washbasin and W.C suite. fully tiled floor and walls.
BEDROOM 2 16' 9" x 10' 10" (5.11m x 3.3m) Two double glazed mullion windows to rear and side; door to:-
EN-SUITE BATHROOM Double glazed stone mullion window to rear, 'P' shaped bath, washbasin and W.C. suite, fully tiled walls and floor.
BEDROOM 3 16' 9" x 13' 9" (5.11m x 4.19m) Two double glazed stone mullion windows to front and double glazed French windows to 'Juliet' balcony, built in wardrobe; airing cupboard housing central heating boiler, door to:-
EN-SUITE SHOWER Large shower cubicle, washbasin and W.C., suite.
BEDROOM 4 17' 9" x 11' 10" (5.41m x 3.61m) Double glazed stone mullion window to side, built in wardrobe, door to:-
EN-SUITE SHOWER Large shower cubicle, washbasin, W.C. suite, tiled walls and floor.
BEDROOM 5 19' x 10' 6" (5.79m x 3.2m) Double glazed stone mullion window to rear, built in wardrobe, door to:-
EN-SUITE BATHROOM Double glazed stone mullion window to front, bath with central mixer, washbasin, W.C. suite, tiled floor and walls.
BEDROOM 6 13' 9" x 9' 2" (4.19m x 2.79m) Double glazed mullion window to rear; door to:-
EN-SUITE SHOWER Shower cubicle, washbasin, W.C. suite, tiled walls and floor.
OUTSIDE The grounds total half an acre with beautiful landscape gardens.
To The Front
Electric gates leading to the driveway leads up to the parking and turning area which also leads to the double garage. Sweeping lawns to either side of the drive with mature trees. Shrubbery and flower beds to either side of the
To The Rear
Running the entire width of the house is a slate tiled patio which joins the decked area which stretches down part of the garden.
Beyond the low wall is the garden with its sweeping lawn and central flower bed. To the far end of the garden is a raised terrace for sitting and admiring the lovely surroundings.
DOUBLE GARAGE 20' 8" x 18' 4" (6.3m x 5.59m) Adjoined to the house with up and over doors, door and double glazed windows to rear.
Plans to convert into a Annexe are available on request.
***The vendor has advised us he will be giving the property a contemporary up grade over the coming weeks***.
HEATING The majority of the house has under floor heating - some radiators and heated towel rails in places.
HOW TO VIEW By strict appointment with Frowens.