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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Aldbourne, Marlborough, Wiltshire, SN8

Guide Price £920,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Much Character with Many Charming Period Features
  • 4 Reception Rooms Offering Great Versatility
  • Large Kitchen/Breakfast room
  • 5- 6 Bedrooms
  • Sought After Village Location
  • Gardens and Grounds In The Region Of 0.45 acre
  • Garage
  • Carport & Workshop
  • Ample & Easy Parking on own Gravel Drive

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Halfmoon Cottage is a beautiful and quintessentially English Grade II listed thatched cottage and sits in a central position within this desirable village. This extremely pretty cottage is believed to date from 17th century and is well maintained with an abundance of period features and charm combined with a versatile layout, ideal for modern living. The accommodation comprises of four reception rooms offering great flexibility. The fabulous kitchen/breakfast room has a ceramic tiled floor and is fitted with a good range of cupboards, the kitchen opens into a generous breakfast room. A study doubles as a 6th bedroom with a bathroom on the ground floor and a staircase leads to two double bedrooms. There are three further double bedrooms and family bathroom off a second staircase. The master bedroom is a superb room with vaulted ceiling, exposed ceiling and wall beams and with the benefit of a dressing room and ensuite shower room.


Aldbourne is a well regarded village centred on The Square with a traditional village green and duck pond as well as a good range of shops including two village shops, post office, two pubs, garage and a parish church. The attractive market towns of Hungerford (Rail services to London Paddington 1hr 15mins) and Marlborough are close by and provide a more extensive range of shopping. The commercial centre of Swindon is approximately 7 miles and provides a main line station with services to London or the West Country. The M4 motorway can be reached at either junction 15 or junction 14. Aldbourne is within the catchment area of the popular St Johns Academy in Marlborough and has a highly rated local primary school, St Michaels.


The gardens are a stunning feature of the property and offer much privacy and yet set in the heart of the village. The garden has been beautifully landscaped in a country cottage style with areas of lawn with well stocked flower borders, a gorgeous thatched summer house and a number of seating and patio areas. There is a large garage with a carport and workshop. The cottage has the benefit of ample and easy parking on a private drive from Marlborough Road. In all, the grounds extend to just over 0.45 of an acre.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
07 June 2016

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