Ilmington, Shipston-On-Stour, Warwickshire

For Sale Asking Price £1,500,000

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Description

A unique detached Cotswold stone home set in just under half an acre in the centre of the village. Offering scale, character and seclusion, Orchard View is an enchanting property with beautiful features and an exceptional garden and grounds making it a real "lifestyle" home.

The accommodation is versatile and laid out mainly over the ground floor, with the first floor given over to a principle suite including twin dressing rooms. Throughout the house there is an abundance of natural stone and characterful wood beams and as such it feels very homely and welcoming, whilst retaining some stylish touches and useability. Of particular note in this vein is the large living room with its attractive fireplace and views over the gardens. Outside things only get better; a long driveway leads to the front of the house and beyond, where there is parking for several cars and an open sided double garage with power and an EV charging point. Behind this is a garden store and wood framed greenhouse which also has power and water. The gardens are laid out in intricate fashion, with incredibly well-maintained and stocked beds, grassed areas and several patio areas which make use of the light at all different times of the day. Overall, we think this is an exceptional home of immense character offering the purchaser a wonderful living and entertaining space in the very heart of this hugely popular village.

Location

Ilmington is a pretty, unspoilt Cotswold village nestling at the foot of the Campden hills and was voted one of the best places to live in The Sunday Times 2021. The village offers some spectacular views across open countryside and houses some beautiful buildings, the vast majority of which are constructed from local stone. It is known for the many footpaths that crisscross the village and for the remnants of its historic, multi-variety apple orchards. The village boasts two pubs including the award winning Howard Arms restaurant and bed & breakfast, a church, village hall, thriving primary school, community shop and cafe and a large, well-supported playing field, which includes a playground and tennis courts.

Directions

From the offices of Harrison & Hardie in Moreton in Marsh proceed north along the A429, after approximately 6 miles turn left signposted to Ilmington and Darlingscott. Follow the road towards Ilmington and turn left again signposted to the village, upon entering the village turn left at the t-junction onto Front Street then turn right into Middle Street by The Howard Arms. Take the next right-hand turning which is an unadopted road that leads to the driveway of Orchard View.

Tenure & Possession - Freehold

We understand the property to be Freehold. Potential purchasers should obtain confirmation of this from their solicitor prior to exchange of contracts.

Viewing Arrangements -

Viewing by prior arrangement with Harrison James & Hardie on 01451 822977, or 01608 651000.

  • Beautifully landscaped gardens Approaching 1/2 Acre
  • Private driveway with ample parking
  • Master suite with dressing rooms
  • Exposed beams and stone
  • Double carport with EV charging point
  • Cotswold village with amenities
  • Award winning village Pub
  • Four bedrooms
  • Detached Cotswold stone house
  • Voted one of the best villages to live in - Sunday Times 2021
Floorplan for Ilmington, Shipston-On-Stour, Warwickshire
EPC Graph for Ilmington, Shipston-On-Stour, Warwickshire

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