2 double bedrooms, Cheltenham, centre for the Cotswold area, England
We are both retired so open to the option of a long term exchange subject to any visa restrictions.
A 2 double bedroomed family home in a village on the outskirts of Cheltenham. Fully renovated in 2011. Upstairs consists of a master bedroom with super king sized bed and walk-in wardrobe. The second bedroom has a double bed and built in wardrobe. A family bathroom has a bath, double sink and separate shower. Downstairs is a large kitchen/diner. The kitchen is fitted with double oven, induction hob, microwave, fridge, freezer and dishwasher. The dining area has an extending table which seats 6-10 people. A utility room has a washing machine, tumble drier and second freezer. A small cloakroom is off the utility room. A large sitting room has two sofas, one of which converts to an extra double bed. There is a log burning stove, TV, DVD player and Bluetooth speaker system. Wi-fi extends throughout the house.
A small south facing rear garden has patio seating areas. There is room for 3/4 cars on the drive to the front of the house.
The house is in a village on the outskirts of Cheltenham. The village has three pubs, a butcher, pharmacy, library, hairdresser and village stores. On a bus route to the town centre which is also within walking distance. Cheltenham racecourse is a 10 minute walk from the house. Cheltenham has two theatres, a multiplex cinema, museum and art gallery, leisure centre, two shopping malls as well as lots of independent retailers and many good restaurants. The town is famous for its music and literary festivals as well as its fine Regency architecture. It is a good centre for exploring the Cotswold area of outstanding natural beauty with lovely villages and many good walks. There are several golf courses within easy reach. Close by are Stratford upon Avon, Bristol, Oxford and Bath. There are good road and public transport links to London, Birmingham, and other areas of the country.