Broad Town, Swindon, SN4


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  • Bedrooms: 5
A SPLENDID HOUSE WITH AN ANNEXE. A substantial and individual house, set on a large plot in this sought after village located between Marlborough and the busy commercial centre of Swindon. The property offers spacious and flexible accommodation together with large mature gardens, orchard, triple garage and plenty of off-street parking.


Broad Town is a village and civil parish in Wiltshire, England, about 3 miles southeast of Royal Wootton Bassett and 6 miles southwest of Swindon. The parish includes the hamlet of Thornhill and the farming hamlet of Cotmarsh. Local village amenities include a primary school, village hall, parish church and a public house at the nearby village of Broad Hinton. More extensive facilities are available at the market towns of Royal Wootton Bassett and Marlborough.


The Pinnocks is a substantial detached property, built in 1965, with the addition of an attached self-contained annexe in 2002. The property stands in just under an acre of superb mature gardens and orchard offering spacious and flexible accommodation, together with outbuildings, garaging and off-street parking for numerous vehicles.

The entrance hall leads into a light and airy sitting room with an attractive exposed wooden floor and an open fire set in a stone surround. Double doors lead out to the patio and an arch leads into the sun room overlooking the delightful gardens. A door leads in to the spacious dining room, with French doors to the garden and a door leading to the kitchen.

The kitchen is fitted with a range of base and eye-level units with work surfaces over, space for a range cooker, plumbing and space for a dishwasher, double sink with mixer tap, exposed wooden floor and double doors to the garden. There is a study to the left of the hallway with built-in floor to ceiling bookshelves. Also on the ground floor there is a cloakroom and under-stairs cupboard.


Stairs lead up from the entrance hall to the first floor where a large picture-window floods the landing with light. A door leads out to a large balcony overlooking the garden. The master bedroom is fitted with a range of built-in wardrobes and benefits from an en-suite shower room, fitted with a shower cubicle, wash-hand basin and WC. There are three further bedrooms, two doubles and one single, all with built-in cupboards.


A particular feature of The Pinnocks are the stunning mature gardens. The property is approached over a gravelled drive leading to the triple garage. The front garden is laid predominantly to lawn and planted with a huge variety of shrubs, plants and trees.

The rear garden is planted with a wonderful array of herbaceous borders, mature trees and plants. A large patio with adjacent pond provides a wonderful space for outside entertaining with access to the principal reception rooms.

Beyond the garden there is an orchard, planted with apple, pear, cherry, plum and greengage trees as well as a vegetable patch and fruit cages. The property also benefits from a workshop, a greenhouse and just beyond the five bar gate into the orchard, two loose boxes.

Finally, the trip garage provides plenty of space for a workshop, parking and space to store small boats etc.


Built in 2002, the annexe provides useful and flexible accommodation on one level and is accessed through its own front door or alternatively through the kitchen of the main house.

The annexe kitchen is a good size and is fitted with base and eye-level units and an electric hob with extractor hood over. There is space and plumbing for a washing machine, tumble dryer, fridge and freezer and a quarry tiled floor. There is a stable door to the front garden and a door to the rear.

The good size sitting room has a built-in unit and French doors leading to the garden.

There is a double bedroom, fitted with a range of built-in wardrobes and a wet room with a wash-hand basin, WC and shower area.


Leave Swindon in a southerly direction on the A4361 signposted Wroughton. Continue along the A4361 through the town of Wroughton and after approxiamtely 4 miles turn right on to Yew Tree Lane, signposted Broad Hinton. After Broad Hinton Village Hall and Primary School bear right on the B4041. On entering Broad Town, The Pinnocks will be found on the left-hand side indicated by our Henry George 'For Sale' board.

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