20 Dec 2019
New Luxury Rural Homes for Happy Living
According to the Office of National Statistics, the happiest places to live are mostly in rural locations, often within national parks and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Occupying a picturesque location, surrounded by the rolling hills of the Warwickshire countryside in the idyllic village of Brailes, Prestwold by Spitfire Bespoke Homes is an exclusive new collection of just seven luxury residences ideal for discerning purchasers.
Situated in South Warwickshire bordering the Cotswolds, Brailes and the nearby market town of Shipston-on-Stour have been honoured in the Sunday Times Best Places to Live guide for two years running. The area is renowned for its perfect combination of traditional stone villages and pretty green countryside.
Comprising a stunning collection of four- and five-bedroom houses and a three-bedroom bungalow, Prestwold has been carefully considered to suit an array of lifestyles. Occupying a green and leafy setting with mature trees and landscaped open space, each residence has been thoughtfully designed to complement it’s rural setting, incorporating classic architectural detailing with authentic exterior faҫades.
Matt Vincent, Sales Director at Spitfire Bespoke Homes comments: “The collection of homes on offer at Prestwold represent something special. Offering a highly desirable setting, these properties have been considerately designed with traditional stone exteriors and contemporary interiors, which have been carefully crafted for modern living and finished to a high-quality specification. We invite prospective purchasers to visit our sales office today and register their interest in this quaint collection of homes.”
Each home has a unique layout that incorporates spacious, light-filled living areas with direct access to private rear gardens, as well as generous bedrooms and a separate study for home working. The kitchen and family area is the hub of the home, with glazed bi-fold doors allowing the space to flow seamlessly outdoors. For a cosy place to relax there is a well sized living room featuring an open fireplace.Each premium residence is finished with Spitfire’s Signature Specification ensuring every detail has been carefully considered. Highlights include underfloor heating, Villeroy & Boch sanitaryware, bespoke fitted wardrobes, natural oak internal doors and electric car charging points to the garage. The centerpiece of the home is the individually designed kitchen, bespoke to Spitfire, featuring quartz worktops and integrated appliances.
Life at Prestwold offers a wide range of outdoor pursuits on the doorstep from walking and horse riding to cycling and golf. Residents will enjoy village life with its active community and local events, as well as two popular pubs. Ideal for families, the village also features a primary school rated Good by Ofsted. The choice of local schools also extends to Shipston High School for secondary education and a range of grammar and independent schools which are also easily accessible.
Just four miles away, the market town of Shipston-on-Stour is known for its handsome high street and thriving mix of independent shops, lively pubs and cafes. Amenities also include medical and dental practices as well as a leisure centre. Banbury and Stratford-upon-Avon are both easily accessible offering an extensive range of high street shops, supermarkets and other attractions.
By road the A44 provides easy access to Oxford, while the M40 provides convenient links to London and Birmingham. Nearby, Banbury train station provides direct services into London Marylebone in just over an hour.