A unique 5 bedroom house, located in the gorgeous village of Upper Slaughter. The owners have recently renovated the property to a very high standard, but have retained the original character of the building. Stunning views over the gardens, Upper Slaughter a short walk away with a lovely pub and plenty of stunning countryside. On its doorstep, only a few miles away, are the quintessential Cotswold towns of Stow-on-the-Wold and Burton-on-the-water.
Entry to this unique property is via the wonderful large glass door which opens into a tiled hallway with a cloakroom. The hall has been taken back to the original stone walls and leads to an amazing open-plan kitchen/dining area with gorgeous views of the garden and patio area. The kitchen is fully stocked and has state of the art cooking appliances (see house guide) and granite work surfaces throughout.
A large table provides seating for up to 10 guests and plenty of space both inside and outside (patio) for entertaining.
The owners have retained the original character of the building, yet created a wonderful and contemporary home. Floor to ceiling windows and patio doors allow light to flood in!
Across the hallway you can find two further reception rooms; A snug, perfect for the children or to relax and watch Sky, a DVD or a good book. A second sitting room with wood-burning stove, seating and a desk to catch up with work!
Also on the ground floor is a guest double bedroom with an en-suite bathroom with shower.
There is under floor heating throughout the ground floor.
The master bedroom has a super king bed and en-suite with bath and walk in shower, views through large windows over the garden and beyond. Large sky lights allow the light to flood the room. There are plenty of wardrobes and shelve space.
Family bathroom – Shower over the bath, loo, heated towel rail and a large mirror above the sinks.
Bedroom 2 has a king size bed with en-suite, linen cupboard, wardrobes, window seat and storage
Bedroom 3 has a king size bed with en-suite with shower, wardrobes and exposed wooden beams
Bedroom 4 has a double and storage
Bedroom 5 has two standard singles and storage
Note: Bedrooms 4 and 5 share additional storage along the walk way between the bedrooms
Grounds and Gardens:
The Vineyard has a large garden which is enclosed by stone walls. The garden also contains a children’s play area/tree house!
There is a large patio area outside the kitchen, with a bench, tables and chairs for entertaining and BBQ facilities.
Parking: Gravel parking (enclosed by a lockable gate) for up to four cars. Please car share where possible.
Gravel parking (enclosed by a lockable gate) for up to four cars. Please car share where possible.
Other things to note
Parents, please note: There is a small stream at the bottom of the garden.
Fergus is the owner of StayCotswold. Based in Burford, he manages a number of stunning properties in the Cotswolds from 2 bedroom cottages to large 7 bedroom farmhouses.
More information can be found at StayCotswold