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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Winterbourne Bassett, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN4

Sold STC £575,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Sitting Room
  • Dining Room
  • Kitchen
  • Study
  • Garden Room
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Two Bathrooms
  • Ample Parking
  • Well Maintained Garden
  • Village Setting

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A spacious and versatile four bedroom family home, dating back to 1875 which was once the village school; it has a large well maintained garden on a plot of approximately 0.4 acres in all, with fabulous views over the nearby Wiltshire countryside.

The generous plot size offers enormous external and internal development opportunity within a unique and attractive setting. On the ground floor there is a main entrance hall, 3 generous reception rooms, kitchen, study, sunroom, additional hall and WC. On the first floor there are three good sized double bedrooms, a generous master bedroom, two family bathrooms, and a light and airy double height family room/study/landing opening out to the top of the open plan wooden staircase.


Thornwood is situated in the small, popular village of Winterbourne Bassett which lies within an area of outstanding natural beauty on the edge of the glorious Marlborough Downs. Thornwood is situated within 300m of the church of Winterbourne Bassett that dates back to the early 12th century and also the local village pub. The property is ideally placed to take advantage of the nearby market towns of Royal Wootton Bassett and Marlborough, (about 7miles) both having excellent local amenities. The expanding commercial centre of Swindon (about 7 miles) has a main line rail service to London Paddington (about 55 minutes) and the South West. Access to the M4 (junction 16) is about 6 miles away. The surrounding countryside has many footpaths and bridleways making it ideal for walking, riding and other country pursuits, the world Heritage Site of Avebury and Silbury Hill are about 3 miles away.


The house has a private drive with parking for several cars, detached garage, very attractive, well maintained garden which is mainly laid to lawn, with well stocked borders, various mature trees and shrubs and wonderful views over the surrounding countryside.

Additional Information

Mains water and electricity. Downstairs: electric air fan system. Upstairs: electric night storage heaters. Septic tank drainage.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
15 July 2016

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