Cowle Road, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5

Guide price

Bedrooms: 8
This most impressive detached property is a landmark building situated in a favourable area of Stroud, within a mile of the cosmopolitan town centre and the station. The property is believed to have been built in the 17th century with a façade updated in the early 18th century and is Grade II* listed; the property is noted for its handsome Georgian architecture and imposing proportions. Its ashlar construction is complemented by a porch flanked by Ionic columns, double-hung sash windows, cornicing and a parapet, giving a pleasingly symmetrical appearance to the eye. Internally, many of the character features have been well preserved, including fluted Corinthian pilasters, wainscotting and original fireplaces. The accommodation is arranged over four floors. On the ground floor, a vast entrance hall opens to reception rooms on either side, a snug, cloakroom with w.c., an open plan kitchen/dining room and a range of storage rooms to the rear, which could be converted to utility space and a boot room. On the lower ground floor there is a useful cellar. Upstairs there are four bedrooms on the first floor, all an impressive size and two with en suite facilities, with the additional bedrooms sharing a family bathroom. There are a further four bedrooms (one accessible via a separate staircase) on the second floor. Council Tax Band F


The grounds are walled and are a good size for a town centre property, with a patio area to the front accessed via a pedestrian gate which then leads onto lawn, wrapping around the side of the house to the rear. The garden is mostly level and offers great scope for landscaping, with current planting including a variety of fruit trees. To the front of the house there is an off-street parking area for two cars which provides access to an attached garage.


The property is located on the edge of the town centre, convenient for local shops and amenities, including the award-winning farmer's market. Stroud offers comprehensive facilities and services that include a railway station providing intercity links to London (Paddington) and the north. Schooling is also a major draw to this area with the well-regarded independent schools of Beaudesert Park, Wycliffe and Westonbirt being popular choices for local families, along with two grammar schools and a range of comprehensive secondary schools and primary schools. For those needing to travel further afield, the M5 can be accessed to the west of Stroud, with the M4 situated to the southeast and accessible via the A417/A419.

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