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5 bedroom house for sale

High Street, Great Cheverell, Wiltshire

Sold STC £550,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Superb Grade II Listed Home
  • Splendid Character Features
  • 4 Bedrooms, 2 Receptions
  • Detached 1 Bedroom Annexe
  • Large Private Garden
  • Sought After Village
  • Outstanding Primary School
  • Parking For Up To 5 Cars

Full description

This beautiful Grade II Listed cottage is a wonderful family home which has great potential to establish itself as a charming B&B. The accommodation in the main cottage is spacious and there is the added benefit and flexibility of a stunning self-contained, one bedroom detached annexe. The Old Bell Cottage boasts two delightful reception rooms, both with impressive inglenook fireplaces, and a country cottage style kitchen. There are four double bedrooms, a shower room and a bathroom. Exposed beams, wall timbering, lovely flagstone floors and elm floorboards all add to the period character. The annexe is equally well presented and comprises a double bedroom, bathroom, a charming sitting room with dual aspect and a kitchen/diner; ideal for a dependant relative; a possible holiday let to make the most of the regional tourist trade; or simply a rental opportunity (AST c.£650 pcm). The attractive gardens are well established and have a south westerly aspect. There is ample parking to the front.

Directions - Leave Devizes on the A360 Potterne Road. Proceed through the village of Potterne and after a few miles take a right hand turn towards Great Cheverell and Erlestoke. Proceed up and over the bridge and in to the village. Proceed up the village passing The Post Office and Public House, continue up to the end of the High Street and The Old Bell Cottage is on your right hand side.

Situation - Great Cheverell is an extremely popular village, with a thriving community, about 5 miles south of Devizes; an historic market town in the heart of Wiltshire. The village is well located with excellent road communications to Bath, Salisbury and via the M4/A303, London and the West Country. There are main line rail services to London from Chippenham, Westbury and Pewsey.

The village itself has a range of amenities including a highly regarded primary school, a church, a noted inn, garage and a local shop. Those with an interest in country or leisure pursuits are well catered for in the area; the Kennet and Avon canal is closeby and this is good walking and riding country.

Accommodation - Porch and front door in to:

Entrance Lobby - Flagstone floor, door to:

Dining Room - Flagstone floor, dual aspect with windows to front and rear overlooking the garden, impressive Inglenook fireplace with attractive cast iron range, light and wooden mantle. Exposed brick wall and wall timbering, radiator, step down to:

Inner Hall - Door to rear garden, flagstone floor, stairs to first floor, exposed ceiling beams and brick walling, door to:

Sitting Room - Triple aspect with windows front, side and rear, two radiators, cupboard with shelving, Inglenook fireplace with open fire, and oak mantle, exposed ceiling beams, under stairs cupboard, TV and telephone points.

Kitchen / Breakfast Room - Window to side, flagstone floor, country cottage kitchen with 2 handmade wall mounted glass fronted cabinets and corner unit, wooden worktop, inset one and a quarter stainless steel sink and drainer unit, exposed ceiling beams and wall timbering, plumbing and space for dish washer, telephone point, space for cooker.

Rear Hall - Flagstone floor, door to garden, window to side, hanging rail, oil fired central heating boiler, loft access, doors to:

Pantry - Walk-in pantry with shelving and light. Flagstone floor,

Shower Room - Window with stained glass detailing, flagstone floor, shower, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, extractor.

Bedroom Two - Dual aspect with windows to side and rear overlooking the garden, two radiators and built-in cupboard.

First Floor Landing - Exposed wooden floorboards, window to rear with secondary double glazing, additional window to rear, ceiling beams, radiator, latched wooden panelled doors to:

Bedroom One - Window to side, radiator, TV point, exposed ceiling beams and wooden floorboards, range of fitted custom made wardrobes.

Bedroom Three - Window to front, radiator, elm floorboards, ceiling beams, built-in walk in wardrobe.

Bedroom Four - Window to front, wooden floorboards and ceiling beams, feature area showing wattle and daub wall, radiator.

Bathroom - Window to rear, wall hung wash hand basin, bath with antique style mixer cradle shower, low level WC, shaving point, built-in airing cupboard, ceiling beams and radiator.

Attic Space - Fixed wooden ladder rising to boarded loft space with light and power.

Externally -

Gardens - A noteworthy feature of the cottage is the well laid out and beautifully maintained rear garden with good sized lawns, established colourful borders, an extensive brick paved patio sun terrace, additional paved patio area, mature shrubs and fruit trees, two timber garden sheds and a small pond. Outside tap and lights, gated access to the front, side and rear.

Parking - Shingled parking for up to 5 cars to the front serving both the main house and annexe.

Annexe - This superb building offers buyers a wide range of uses from a self contained annexe or rental opportunity to an ideal work from home office or studio space.

Accommodation - Porch with outside light, solid oak front door in to:

Entrance Hall - Built-in coats cupboard with hanging rail and shelf, access to loft space with pull down ladder, doors to:

Sitting Room - Dual aspect with double glazed windows to side and French doors to rear patio, night storage heater, TV point, custom made dresser.

Kitchen / Diner - Dual aspect with double glazed windows to front and side and two Veluxe skylights, night storage heater, range of fitted wall and base cupboards with wood effect worktops, telephone point, one and a quarter stainless steel sink and drainer unit, four ring electric hob with double oven, integrated slimline dish washer, tiled splash backs, space for fridge/freezer.

Bedroom - Double glazed window to rear and two Veluxe skylights, night storage heater, handmade wardrobes with sliding doors, telephone point.

Bathroom - Double glazed window to side, wall hung wash hand basin, close couple WC, bath with antique mixer style cradle shower, part wooden panelled walls, airing cupboard with pressurised water cylinder, heated towel rail / radiator, extractor.

Garden - Patio sun terrace to rear with raised beds, outside light and taps, side area for bins and a greenhouse.

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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Added on Rightmove:
15 April 2016


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