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2 Peelers Court

a recent conversion of the historic police station and named after sir robert Peel, a former Prime minister credited with the formation of the modern day police force, this nineteenth century building offers an intriguing slice of history ... tom Burdett says: “Very few people end up buying to their exact brief and, if I had a pound for every time someone described the traditional period cottage as their ideal home, I would be rich by now - but of course, practicalities do matter! Lucy’s choice is the perfect example and I can see you don’t like the idea of a bland modern town home, but I also understand why your husband is concerned with the realities of living at a distance - low maintenance and easy access to amenities are important considerations. West Cottage should reassure you that there are desirable period cottages in your price bracket when you come to live here full time, but I would like to suggest a proper compromise for now that I think you will love, too! “2 Peelers Court in Moreton in Marsh will give you plenty of charm and period character but also address your husband’s more practical nature. A recent conversion of the historic police station 120 Cotswold Homes Magazine

and named after Sir Robert Peel, a former Prime Minister credited with the formation of the modern day police force, this nineteenth century building offers an intriguing slice of history, set in a central position within this popular market town. One half of this charming Victorian building, it has been carefully and painstakingly developed by its present owner to create a gorgeous town house with flexible accommodation, finished to the highest standard. With well-proportioned rooms, high ceilings and retained features that tell a story of its fascinating past, the property has the unusual benefit of secure off-road courtyard parking for up to three cars, accessed via electric gates, and its own private courtyard garden and private electric-gated pedestrian entrance, too. “Entering the property, you are greeted by an inviting entrance hall leading to a sitting room with a large bay window and most attractive fireplace.to the rear is a stunning kitchen/breakfast room and an adjoining dining room, both with glazed doors that

lead to the courtyard garden.the shrewd installation of a wet room adjoining the dining room allows for the alternative use as a bedroom suite, should you wish to entertain guests, for example. Upstairs is a master bedroom overlooking the picturesque street scene, served by a luxurious en-suite bathroom. to the rear is another bedroom complete with an original Victorian fireplace and a well-appointed en-suite shower room. And to boot, everything you could possibly need for a weekend in the Cotswolds is right on your very doorstep, and only a five minute walk from the train station! An extremely rare opportunity to purchase a period home that has been comprehensively updated to the highest possible standards, it’s ideally suited as a second home and I would highly recommend that you come and see it!” Both properties are currently offered for sale by at the moreton in marsh branch of Harrison James & Hardie. to contact tom or Lucy, please telephone 01608 651000.

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