Chartres House, Bourton-On-The-Water, GL54

£850,000 OIRO
  • Ref: 132-CA
  • Availability: For Sale
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Reception Rooms: 2
  • Tenure: Freehold
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Property Summary


Chartres House

Bourton on the Water 

FastMove are proud to present this stunning Grade II listed home, which is situated in the highly sought after and picturesque village of Bourton on the Water. Close to a number of local amenities including a range of boutique shops, supermarkets, pubs and restaurants. The local schools have a good reputation, with the local leisure centre making it an ideal area for families or use as a holiday home or for relocating to the heart of the Cotswolds. The centres of Cheltenham, and Oxford are only short journey away, providing a further range of shops and excellent links for the commuter.

Chartres House is believed to date back to the late 17th Century. Constructed of attractive and solid Cotswold stone under a part stone tiled roof. The property has retained some of the amazing period features, including stone mullion windows, stone fireplaces, and fine chimneys.

The property briefly comprises of two large main reception rooms, garden room, kitchen, downstairs cloakroom, utility room, master bedroom with barrel vaulted ceiling, two further bedrooms, one en-suite and family bathroom, private garden, garage and parking.

Entrance Hall

The property boasts a warm and welcoming hallway which is accessed via a solid oak door. The hallway has a traditional  terracotta tiled floor, and benefits from a built in cupboard and cloak rail.

Downstairs Cloakroom

Comprises a low level WC and wall mounted wash hand basin with natural light via an opaque window. The stylish terracotta tiled floor flows through from the hallway.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room

The kitchen has a number of wall and base units, with complimentary work surfaces. Benefiting from a four ring Zanussi induction hob, built in Bosch oven/grill below, space and plumbing for a dishwasher and fridge/freezer, and one and a half bowl sink unit with stainless steel mixer tap. The room features a terracotta tiled floor and a stone mullion window to the front elevation.

Utility Room/Pantry

The room benefits from plumbing for a washing machine, terracotta floor, work surface and shelving.

Dining Room

A spacious reception room which is full of character and provides plenty of space for a large dining table and chairs, perfect to entertain family and friends. Presented with a solid wood block herringbone floor, part panelled oak walls, wide stone mullion window and a walk-in shelved storage cupboard with wood block floor, located under the timber staircase and oak bannister.

Drawing Room

The property boasts a stunning main reception room, which provides plenty of space for a number of pieces of furniture. The focal point of the room is a magnificent stone fireplace stone chimney breast and hearth. The room also benefits from part oak panelled walls, a pair of french doors, and natural light from the impressive stone arched mullion windows.

Garden Room

Benefiting from a terracotta floor, timber french doors and large picture window overlooking the rear garden.

First Floor Landing

A rare and spacious landing which has internal doors leading to all the bedrooms and  the family bathroom, and benefits from a natural roof light.

Principal Bedroom

The property boasts a very spacious principal bedroom with an incredible vaulted barrel ceiling, a stone fireplace with cut hearth and inner surround, and a wide stone mullion window overlooking the rear garden.

En Suite Bathroom

Benefiting from a three piece suite including a bath with overhead shower, low flush W/C, and wash hand basin with tiled splash back. The en-suite has a pair of mullioned windows overlooking the rear garden.

Bedroom Two

Another spacious double bedroom with fitted wardrobes to two sides and stone mullion window with leaded light casements to the front elevation.

Bedroom Three

A third bedroom benefiting from a stone mullion window to the front elevation and fitted cupboards.

Family Bathroom

The family bathroom comprises of a two piece suite including a low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin and plumbing for a new bathroom suite and a window to the side elevation.


To the rear of the property is a stone walled garage with pitched roof, a pedestrian door from the rear private garden, and double timber doors to the front elevation and extensive loft storage. The spacious garage benefits from installed power and light, and has alternative potential.

Property Situ

This stunning property is in the heart of the village. To the rear is the property's private gravelled car parking area. A pedestrian gate leads from the parking area to the private garden which is laid to lawn and surrounded by mature shrubbery and borders,. A path leads to the french doors accessing the aforementioned garden room.

The property has the advantage of mains electricity, gas, water and drainage.The Council Tax band is F, and the Energy Certificate is D.