Etchilhampton, Wiltshire

£799,950

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
*FINE PERIOD HOME* SUPERB GARDEN 0.72 ACRE* WONDERFUL VILLAGE SETTING* 4 BEDROOMS & 4 RECEPTIONS* A picture postcard detached cottage (c.2500 sqft) with origins dating back to the 16th Century, set in an idyllic village setting with mature attractive gardens amounting to nearly 3/4 of an acre. Internally the smartly presented and nicely balanced layout comprises 4 bedrooms complemented by 4 receptions rooms with the flexibility to even divide the right hand side of he house into an annexe if one so desired. A charming entrance hall with Inglenook fireplace and former bread oven leads into a dual aspect sitting room with an attractive fireplace and inviting log burning stove. This in turn opens off to a large dining room with an impressive Inglenook with a 'Reginald' wood burner. The triple aspect modern kitchen/breakfast room has an electric AGA, oak worktops. There is a generous utility, rear hall and cloakroom. To the right hand side is a study with exposed fireplace, a spacious family room opening into a 15ft conservatory with slate flooring, a shower room and second kitchen. On the first floor there are four double bedrooms, with exposed beams and wash hand basins and a refitted family bathroom. Outside there is driveway parking alongside a double garage (with an electric door) and carport. Useful outbuildings include a potting shed, two wood stores and garden room. The beautifully maintained gardens feature plum, cherry, apple, quince and walnut trees alongside various fruit bushes and well kept lawns to front and rear.

Situation

The property is set in the sought after Saxon village of Etchilhampton which is on the edge of the Pewsey Vale, designated as an AONB- area of outstanding natural beauty. Ideal for countryside walks and cycling. The historic market town of Devizes is some 2 miles north offering a wider range of facilities including town centre shopping, a leisure centre with swimming pool, museum, theatre and thriving weekly market. Pewsey is approximately 8 miles away with a mainline railway station (Paddington about 1 hour). Other major centres of Swindon, Chippenham, Marlborough, Bath and Salisbury are all within a thirty mile radius.

Property Information

Tenure: Freehold

EPC Rating: EER- E / EIR- F

Council Tax Band: G

Services: Oil fired central heating, mains water, electricity & drainage.

The Property Is Not Listed But Is In A Conservation Area & AONB (Area Of Outstanding Natural Beauty)

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 representations of fact, but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to their accuracy. No person in this firm's employment has the authority to make or give any representation or warranty in respect of the property. All measurements and distances are approximate only.

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