The Old Smithy, Longdon, Tewkesbury, GL20 6AT

Asking Price

£800,000 Guide Price





Property Summary

Quintessentially English black & white country home built in 1648, nestled in the picturesque village of Longdon. Sat in circa 1.39 acres of gardens, this property offers a serene and idyllic countryside lifestyle.
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Quintessentially English black & white country home built in 1648, nestled in the picturesque village of Longdon. Sat in circa 1.39 acres of gardens, this property offers a serene and idyllic countryside lifestyle.

Upon entering via the main front porch, you are greeted by a large reception room with a downstairs WC, perfect for welcoming guests.

The bespoke, warm country kitchen, equipped with an Aga and a log-burning stove, provides a cozy heart to the home. Reminiscent of 'Devol' style kitchens.

The dining room features a second log burner and boasts large patio doors that open onto a suntrap patio area, ideal for outdoor dining.

The newer part of the property, built in the 1970s, houses a spacious family lounge with another log burner, offering ample space for relaxation. This rooms has triple aspect over the gardens in an infinity style concept.

Practicality is enhanced by the presence of a boot room and utility area, providing additional storage and functionality, and a walk-through office room offers a quiet space for work or study.

The first floor comprises the principal bedroom, which includes an ensuite bathroom, providing a private retreat.

Three more double bedrooms offer comfortable accommodation for family or guests, and the main bathroom serves these additional bedrooms with modern amenities. There is further scope to create an additional bathroom if required between the two front bedrooms.

The expansive gardens feature various aspects, including a vegetable patch and well-maintained lawns, perfect for gardening enthusiasts. Multiple outbuildings offer versatile space for storage or potential workshops. Additionally, the extensive gardens provide an ideal opportunity to use part of the grounds as a paddock for a pony, offering ample space for grazing and exercise. This feature makes the property especially appealing to equestrian enthusiasts looking for a practical and picturesque environment right on your door step.

The property retains its original old forge, adding to its historic charm. This could be converted to a multitude of uses such as annexe, workshop or pottery studio...

The lovely setting is enhanced by a glimpse of the Malvern Hills and the church spire, providing a picturesque backdrop.

Set in the beautiful village of Longdon, this property benefits from a fantastic community atmosphere, including a village hall and a farming community. It’s an excellent location for those looking to keep animals on their land. The property also offers great access to motorway links, including the M50, M5, Cheltenham, Malvern, and Worcester. Public and Private schools are easily accessible.

We invite you to discover the charm and history of this unique property, blending period features with modern comforts. Don't miss the opportunity to make this beautiful house your new home, to arrange a viewing, please reach out to us.

We’re excited to show you around and help you envision your life in this quintessential English countryside retreat.


Porchway - Front Door, Breakfast Kitchen, Dining Room, Triple aspect, Lounge, downstairs WC, Boot room/Utility, Reception Room, Office, 1 bedroom with an ensuite, 3 Bedrooms, Bathroom, split by stairway, scope for further bathroom, The Old Forge, Large 360 Garden, Outbuildings, Ample space for parking on the Drive.

Grade II Listed property, Council Tax Band G. Services include mains electricity, Drainage - Private water treatment unit, Heating - Oil Tank Septic Tank, Combi Boiler, 3x Log burners.
Loft is boarded with lights.

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