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5 bedroom house for sale

Chittoe, Wiltshire

Sold STC £680,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Country Views
  • Five Bedrooms
  • Two Bathrooms
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Double Garage
  • Detached Workshop
  • Re-thatched 2016
  • Just Over A Third Of An Acre

Full description

A beautifully presented, Grade II listed cottage in delightful grounds which look across towards Spye Park. The property retains much of its period character with lovely detailing including stone fireplaces and timber panelling. The drawing room and principal bedroom are later additions which are well proportioned and have good natural light; ceiling heights throughout the cottage are surprisingly good. Park Cottage offers generous accommodation with five bedrooms and three reception rooms. It stands in well established gardens which extend to over a third of an acre, together with a 21'7 x 10'10 workshop/store and a double garage. The property was re-thatched in April 2016.

Directions - From Devizes - Leave Devizes on the A342 going down Dunkirk Hill. Proceed into and through the village of Rowde and continue north towards Chippenham. Continue along the A342 through St Ediths Marsh. Continue past the turnings for Bromham and Melksham. Take the next turning left signposted Chittoe & Spye Park. Continue 0.7 miles Along this road and the property can be found on your right hand side. Parking is to the front of the double garage just after the property.

From Chippenham - Leave Chippenham on the A4 heading east towards Calne and Marlborough. Take the right hand turn at the bottom of Derry Hill onto the A342 signposted Devizes. Continue through Sandy Lane and take the first right hand turn sign posted Chittoe & Spye Park. Continue along this road and the property can be found on your right hand side. Parking is to the front of the double garage just after the property.

Situation - Park Cottage is set down a tranquil no-through lane in the unspoilt hamlet of Chittoe. Set within easy access to the neighbouring towns of Devizes, Chippenham, Melksham and Calne. The nearby village of Bromham offers local amenities to include a primary school, a public house, a butcher, village shop, post office and a church. The historic market town of Devizes is close by providing town centre shopping, transport and leisure facilities, a cinema, theatre, museum and thriving weekly market. The Kennet and Avon canal runs through Devizes and also provides walking and fishing facilities. The major centres of Bath, Chippenham, Salisbury, Swindon and Marlborough are all within a thirty mile radius.

Accommodation Comprises -

Entrance Hall - Ceiling and wall timbers. Stairs leading to the first floor landing. Doors to the dining room and study.

Dining Room - Inglenook fireplace with inset wood burning stove. Dual aspect windows to the front and the rear. Flagstone flooring, ceiling and wall timbers. Storage cupboard. Door to:

Kitchen - Dual aspect windows to the front and side. A range of fitted wall and base units with worktops over. Electric double oven and four ring electric hob. Tile effect flooring, radiator and water softener. Door opening to:

Utility Area - Window to the rear and a door opening to the rear garden. Door to:

Cloakroom - Low level WC and wall hung wash hand basin. Oil fired central heating boiler and windows to the rear and side.

Study - Inglenook fire with inset wood burning stove. Dual aspect windows to the front and side. Ceiling and wall timbers, under stair storage cupboard and radiator. A useful good sized storage cupboard. Door and steps down to:

Drawing Room - Triple aspect with bay window overlooking the garden. Fireplace with wood burning stove and stone surround. Coved cornicing and television point. Radiators.

First Floor Landing - Ceiling and wall timbers. Access to the two separate loft spaces, a drop down hatch and ladder provides access to one part. Built in wardrobes leading to the master bedroom. A good sized airing cupboard with pressurised hot water cylinder. Doors to:

Master Bedroom - Dual aspect windows to the side and rear. Built in storage cupboard and chest of drawers. Door to:

En-Suite Bathroom - Panelled bath with shower over and tiled walls. Low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Heated towel rail and window to the side.

Bedroom Two - Dual aspect windows to the side and rear. Exposed timbers, wash hand basin with tiled splashback and radiator.

Bedroom Three - Window to the front. Feature fireplace, timber flooring and built in storage cupboard.

Bedroom Four - Window to the front with storage cupboard and exposed timbers.

Bedroom Five - Window to the side, storage cupboard and exposed timbers.

Family Bathroom - Panelled bath, corner wash hand basin with tiled surrounds, low level WC and a radiator. Window to the side.

Externally -

Double Garage & Parking - Electric up and over door. Personal door to the front. Power, light and water. Loft storage space.

Ample off road parking to the front of the garage providing parking for several vehicles.

Gardens - A selection of mature seasonal shrubs and roses with a wide range of specimen trees. The well kept lawns are bordered by flower beds and there is also a pond. There is a terraced seating area with a southwest facing aspect.

N.B - The property is serviced by a private septic tank.

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.

Your home is at risk if you do not keep up repayments on a mortgage or other loan secured on it.


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11 April 2016

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