Main Street, Long Compton, Shipston-on-Stour, CV36


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  • Bedrooms: 5
Constructed by the local church diocese in 1871 of brick, under a tiled roof, the barn sits within grounds of approximately 5 acres (Lot 1) and over 100 acres (Lot 2) of Old Glebe land surrounded by unspoilt Cotswold countryside.

The barn is currently arranged as two separate yet interlinking dwellings. The first part of “Parsons Barn”, in residential use comprises, a kitchen/sitting room, dining room, study and utility room on the ground floor, with a master bedroom suite on the first floor, with an additional double bedroom suite and a double bedroom with mezzanine on the second floor. The rooms are well proportioned with views onto the gardens and surrounding grounds.

The second part, known as “Vicarage Barn”, is currently an immaculately presented holiday let. Entered via a full height, vaulted reception hall and galleried landing, kitchen, sitting room and two well proportioned bedroom suites. The holiday let could also easily be made accessible from the main house via two currently closed doorways and has planning permission to be made fully residential as part of Parsons Barn.

Gardens and Residential Grounds

The grounds are totally private and with 360 degree views, extending to 5 acres, to the front of the barn is a lawn, a Well and stoned parking area, with views to the paddocks and pond to the east. To the west is an enclosed lawned area with a selection of fruit trees. To the south are grassed lands, trees and natural hedge rows.

The Old Glebe Land

In addition to the gardens, Parsons Barn is surrounded by over 100 acres of the Old Glebe Land (Lot 2) of Long Compton Parish. Of which 40 acres are 'in-hand' and a further 60 acres are on a short-term yearly FBT Tenancy.

Parsons Barn is accessed down a long drive, off the main street in the heart of Long Compton, sitting in it's own grounds in the Cotswolds AONB. Within Long Compton is a village shop, an excellent public house, primary school and church, along with access to a network of footpaths and bridleways which link to the nearby villages of Whichford, Great Rollright and Little Compton.

Additional shopping facilities within the locality can be found in the market towns of Shipston-on-Stour, Moreton-in-Marsh and Chipping Norton having supermarkets and a variety of day-to-day amenities. Daylesford Organic Farm Shop is nearby.

Schooling in the area includes a village school at Long Compton with further state and grammar schooling at Stratford-upon-Avon, Shipston, Warwick and Chipping Campden. Private schools include Kitebrook and Dormer House in Moreton-in-Marsh, Cheltenham Ladies, Cheltenham College and Dean Close in Cheltenham.

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