2 bedroom End of Terrace House for sale: Church Road, Longhope

  • reception rooms 2
  • bedrooms 2
  • bathrooms 1
Reference: UBR0797


Delightful Grade II listed cottage in village location having two reception rooms, many character features, gardens, off road parking and countryside views.


This Grade II listed black and white cruck cottage is estimated to be approximately 400 years old, it benefits from countryside views and has character features throughout to include timber beams, an inglenook fireplace with multi-fuel burner, latched windows, oak doors and vaulted ceilings.  The interior has been sympathetically restored over the years and includes lounge, dining room, kitchen and bathroom.  To the first floor are two double bedrooms.  The pretty corner garden includes fruit bushes and an apple tree, vegetable plots, terraced areas and is complemented by a countryside backdrop.  There is off road parking to the rear for several vehicles. This is a delightful country/holiday home or investment opportunity. 

The property is believed to have been a farm building/stable and the lounge once a small chapel, the chimney was added approximately 200 years ago.  The timber beams were originally obtained from sailing boats at Gloucester or Sharpness harbours, these beams display remnant nails, minor crustacea borings and "Lamb's Tongue" stop cuts visible at the end of some timbers which confirm approximate age of construction. 

The sought after village has amenities to include post office/village store, church, Latchen Rooms Village Hall, primary school, bakery/cafe, recreation grounds and The Farmers Boy restaurant/B&B being approximately 1 mile away.  Ross-on-Wye is approximately 8 miles away and Gloucester approximately 9 miles.

Oak door into: 

Turned staircase to first floor, under stairs recess, consumer cupboard.  Doors off to:

10'10" x 10'5" (3.3m x 3.18m)
Latched window to front with countryside views, feature cast iron fireplace, beams to ceiling and wall.  Oak latched door to: 

17'3" x 11'5" (5.26m x 3.48m)
Latched window to front with countryside views, latched window to rear with distant countryside views, leaded window to side.  Feature inglenook fireplace with multi fuel burner and stone hearth, oak flooring, beams to ceiling and walls.   

8'3" x 7'11" (2.51m x 2.41m)
Feature vaulted ceiling and stone exposed wall, window to rear with distant countryside views, fitted oak wall, floor and drawer units with laminated work surfaces over.  Ceramic sink and drainer with mixer tap over.  Tiled splashbacks, space for cooker with extractor fan over, washing machine and fridge, tiled flooring. 

Frosted window to rear, P shaped bath with mixer tap shower over and shower screen.  Wall attached wash hand basin, low level W.C., ladder style heated towel rail, tiled splashbacks, tiled flooring. 

Window to rear, over stairs linen cupboard.  Doors off to: 

16'2" x 11'7" (4.93m x 3.53m)
Two windows to side and front with countryside views, part-raked and beamed ceiling. 

10'5" x 10'1" (3.18m x 3.07m) maximum measurements
Latched window to front with countryside views, part-raked ceiling. 

Beautiful corner garden which is mainly laid to lawn and having a countryside backdrop.  Gravelled and paved dining terrace, established planted border, apple tree, fruit bushes (including raspberry, gooseberry and blackberry), vegetable plot including raised planters, pergola with vine canopy, ornamental pond (currently unfilled), seating area.  All enclosed by hedging and picket fencing.  Timber storage shed, decked path leading to timber shed and brick outbuilding, oil boiler and oil tank.  Log store. Gate leading to front of the property and further gate leading to parking at the rear. 

The parking is via The Orchards at the rear of the property.  

We are advised FREEHOLD to be verified through your solicitor. 

From Ross-on-Wye proceed on the A40 towards Gloucester continuing through the villages of Weston-under-Penyard, Lea and Box Bush.  Shortly after Box Bush pass The Farmers Boy on the left hand side and at the sharp left hand bend turn right signposted Longhope.  Continue on for approximately 0.5 miles to find the property on the left as notated by our For Sale board.

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Reference: UBR0797

Contact Agent

Bidmead Cook
Tel: 01989 763553