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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Wootton Rivers, Marlborough, Wiltshire, SN8

Sold STC £600,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Sitting Room
  • Family Room
  • Dining Room
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Study
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Bathroom
  • Shower Room
  • Parking
  • Traditional Cottage Style Garden

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A charming and elegant Grade II Listed three bedroom detached thatched cottage with much character and light spacious rooms along with a lovely traditional cottage garden, ample parking and set within the centre of this sought after village. The cottage is well presented throughout with lots of original period features coupled with modern day living. Of particular note is the fabulous sitting room, a spacious light triple aspect room with a tiled floor and wood burning stove set into the chimney breast, there is a family room with inglenook fireplace with wood burner and French doors to the garden. A small study /office enjoys an attractive outlook over the garden and is ideally tucked away for quiet contemplation. The kitchen is a lovely room with much style and character and is fitted with a bespoke range of Moore & Bradfield cupboards with an electric AGA, along with a ceramic hob and butler sink; there is ample space for a breakfast table and the separate dining room has exposed ceiling beams. Upstairs there are two large double bedrooms and a third bedroom or dressing room with ensuite shower room. The family bathroom has a white suite with roll top bath.


Pheasant Cottage is set in the highly regarded village of Wootton Rivers, a picturesque village characterised by many thatched cottages and has a well regarded pub, a pretty church and the Kennet and Avon canal passes through. The nearby market towns of Marlborough and Pewsey provide a good range of services and amenities. The major shopping and employment centre of Swindon is about 16 miles to the north. Access to the M4 motorway at junction 15 is about 14 miles to the north and there are rail services to London Paddington from Swindon, Pewsey and nearby Great Bedwyn. The surrounding countryside has been designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and it includes Savernake forest. Numerous footpaths and bridleways surround the village.


The house is approached by a driveway with ample parking to the front, there is a pretty patio area to the side with space for seating area. The generous garden is a traditional cottage style and laid to lawn with well stocked mature borders and shrubs with a sun terrace adjoining the house from the dining room. There is a large timber workshop/outbuilding, ideally for a variety of uses and with scope for improvement for a home office, studio or gym.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
28 September 2016

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