The Curtal

Guide Price - £1,900,000 - Sold

Private Road, Rodborough Common,
Gloucestershire, GL5 5BT

51°43'36.0"N 2°13'11.6"W
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3 Bedrooms
3 Bathrooms
2 Reception Rooms


Mains water and electricity. Shared private drainage.
Gas fired central heating.


An stunning wing of an Edwardian country house with a contemporary twist and spectacular views set in an exclusive and desirable location


The Curtal is situated on the very edge of Private Road leading onto the beautiful Rodborough Common, amidst dramatic undulating Cotswold countryside and the most spectacular panoramic views.

The Curtal, provides a stunning combination or modern contemporary design blended seamlessly with the traditional Arts and Crafts style, all with an exemplary finish throughout. The ground floor, which is linked with a fully glazed entrance hall, leads to generous and elegant reception rooms and a sense of space a light throughout. There is an impressive drawing room with leaded windows overlooking the gardens, polished hardwood floors, decorative cornicing and a beautiful ornate fireplace with a woodburning stove. A beautiful dining room adjoins with panelling and a door leading onto the terrace.

There is subtle sense of integration of the large kitchen / breakfast room, with bespoke designed units and an gas fired Ever hot. It is a unique space for relaxed living with full hight glazed doors and views overlooking the Wood chester valley, the seven estuary and as far as Wales.

There is a study, boot/utility room and cloakroom with a shower all located on the ground floor.

On the first floor a wide landing leads to an impressive principal bedroom suite with views over the gardens and beyond and a large stylish en-suite shower room. A further two bedrooms lead off the landing as well as a family bathroom.

The gardens have been very well designed with care and attention to provide wonderful colour and splendour with interesting and well stocked borders. The gardens are a balance of the formal with individual corners contrasting well with the lawn and a variety of mature trees. Numerous doors from the main house lead directly out to the large terrace and there is an original stone pavilion. Wonderful views of the surrounding countryside can been joyed from almost every aspect of the garden.

To the side of the house is a very attractive two storey Cotswold stone double garage with a studio/annexe over with an ensuite bathroom. The Curtal is set behind electric gates and Cotswold stone walls with ample parking.



Minchinhampton is a delightful, small market town made up of pretty stone cottages, many dating back to the 17th century. There is a weekly country market and a good choice of cafes, and breath-taking panoramic views of the Stroud Valleys from Minchinhampton Common, which is managed by the National Trust with freely roaming horses and cattle. Every year, the famous Giffords Circus takes up residence in Minchinhampton as part of its annual summer tour of the Cotswolds.

In Stroud,  you will find an wide-ranging mix of cafes and shopsand one of the best Farmers’ Markets in the country. Set against the beautifulbackdrop of the Five Valleys, the town is nestled in a backdrop of dramaticCotswold countryside. Most of theshops are owned by independent proprietors where you will find something foreveryone from fresh bread and cakes to specialist wines, fine quality meats andcheese. Stroud thrived on its woollen mills in the Industrial Revolution but isnow the centre for the creative industries with writers and artists and thehost of numerous festivals throughout the year.

Frequent and direct rail services run from Stroud, approximately 1 milesaway, to London Paddington, taking approximately 90 minutes. The M5 is withineasy reach with Junction 12 being approximately 6 miles away.

Gloucestershire is renowned for its excellentselection of schools. Local private schools include Beaudesert Park, KingsSchool, Wycliffe College, Cheltenham College, Cheltenham Ladies College andWestonbirt. Additionally, there are a number of local state schools includingthree highly regarded Grammar Schools, Stroud High and Marling School inStroud, and Pate's Grammar School in Cheltenham.

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Area (Approx)

312.6 sq m / 3362 sq ft


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