A delightful Grade II listed detached house in need of improvement set within a generous plot of approximately half an acre on the northern edge of town offering easy access to the mainline station and M4 motorway. Read more
A delightful Grade II listed detached house in need of improvement set within a generous plot of approximately half an acre on the northern edge of town offering easy access to the mainline station and M4 motorway.
A delightful Grade II listed detached house sat in the middle of a generous plot of approximately half an acre on the northern edge of town offering easy access to the mainline station and M4 motorway. The accommodation is arranged over three floors with the ground floor offering a c.20' dining room, sitting room, large kitchen/breakfast room with adjoining utility/store and cloakroom. The first floor is accessed via two staircases and has three bedrooms and a bathroom. The top floor boasts two further large bedrooms with exposed beams. The property retains a wealth of character features with flagstone, original shutters, window seats, stone mullion windows, elm floorboards and an impressive Tudor-arched open fire. The grounds are bounded by mature hedgerow, fencing and trees affording a good degree of privacy. There is an opening onto the driveway providing off road parking and gardens then extending to the front, side and a south facing rear garden.
Situation - The property is ideally situated on the northern outskirts of the town close to open countryside yet only five minutes drive from the town centre and mainline railway station (London-Paddington). Junction 17 of the M4 motorway can be reached in ten minutes offering commuting to the major centres of Bath, Bristol, Swindon & London.
Accommodation Comprising: - Wooden entrance door to:
Entrance Porch - Flagstone flooring. Small leaded glazed window to front. Radiator. Timber door to reception hall. Door to:
Cloakroom - Leaded window to side. Radiator. Pedestal wash basin with tiled splash back. Low level WC. Electric fan heater. Timber door to:
Reception Hall - Flagstone floor. Stairs to first floor. Radiator. Obscure multi glazed door to rear south facing garden. Exposed beams. Wood panelling. Doors to:
Sitting Room - Leaded glazed windows to front and rear with window seats and shutters. Leaded glazed window to rear. Feature fireplace with brick hearth. Exposed beams. Radiator. Three wall light points.
Dining Room/Family Room - Large leaded glazed stone mullion window to front with window seat. Window to rear with window seat. Large Tudor-arched stone fireplace. Two radiators. Fitted cupboard and shelving to alcove. Exposed beams.
Kitchen/Breakfast Room - Window to front and window to rear. Fitted with a range of drawer and cupboard base units and wall mounted cupboards. Fireplace alcove housing gas fired boiler for central heating and hot water. Fitted bench. Door concealing second staircase to first floor. Built-in dresser. Exposed beams. Door to:
Store/Utility - Window to front and rear. Door leads to front north facing garden. Hand pump connecting to the well. Fitted cupboard. Eaves storage.
First Floor Landing - Leaded glazed window to front with deep wooden sill. Radiator. Stairs to second floor. Steps up to inner landing. Door to:
Bedroom Two - Leaded glazed windows to front and rear with window seats. Fireplace. Radiator. Deep storage cupboard.
Inner Landing - Walk-in cupboard. Doors to:
Bathroom - Leaded glazed window to front. Radiator. Panelled bath with shower over. Pedestal wash basin. Close coupled WC. Tiling to principal areas. Light and shaver point.
Bedroom One - Leaded glazed stone mullion window to front. Window to rear. Radiator. Exposed beams. Storage cupboard with leaded glazed window to side Fitted double wardrobe.
Second Landing - Window to rear. Radiator. Deep cupboard housing hot water tank and shelving. Door to:
Bedroom Three - Vaulted ceiling with skylight. Window to front and rear. Radiator.
Second Floor Landing - Leaded glazed window to front. Exposed beams. Wooden flooring. Doors to:
Bedroom Four - Wooden leaded glazed window to front and rear. Vaulted ceiling with a wealth of exposed beams. Brick fireplace and chimney breast. Two radiators. Wooden flooring.
Bedroom Five - Wooden leaded glazed window to rear. Window to side. Two radiators. Vaulted ceiling with exposed beams. Wooden flooring.
Grounds - The property is set in mature gardens of approximately half an acre and bounded by mature hedgerow, trees, fencing and original stone walling. There is an opening onto the driveway providing ample off road parking leading to the attached garage/store. The gardens then extend to the front, side and rear with a mixture of lawn, wildlife garden, mature shrubs and fruit trees, large vegetable growing area and paved seating area.
Directions - From the town centre proceed through the railway arches leading out of town along the one way system into Marshfield Road. Keep in the right hand lane and bear right into Park Lane. Take the left turn at the traffic lights turn into Malmesbury Road. Proceed past John Coles Park and continue on this road. Turn right into Hill Corner Road, shortly after the pedestrian crossing. Follow this road along and the property can be found immediately before the right turning into Greenway Lane.
Directions - DISCLAIMER: These particulars, whilst believed to be accurate are set out as a general outline only for guidance and do not constitute any part of an offer or contract. Intending purchasers should not rely on them as statements of representation of fact, but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to their accuracy. No person in this firms employment has the authority to make or give any representation or warranty in respect to this property. We have not carried out a detailed survey nor tested the services, appliances and specific fittings. All measurements and distances are approximate only. Room sizes should not be relied upon for carpets and furnishings. References to the tenure of the property are based on information supplied by the seller. The agent has not had sight of the title documents. A buyer is advised to obtain verification from their solicitor. Your home is at risk if you do not keep up repayments on a mortgage or other loan secured on it. Floor plans (not to scale).
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