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5 bedroom house for sale

Whistley Road, Potterne, Wiltshire

Sold STC £799,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Extended Family Home
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • Exceptional Views
  • Just Over 2 Acres Of Grounds
  • 3 Garages & 3 Stables
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • Large Kitchen/Breakfast Rm
  • Sought After Location

Full description

A wonderful family home with generous and well presented accommodation throughout, set in an enviable rural location with views over open countryside. This extended individual home features large well kept gardens, an orchard and a paddock that amount to just over 2 acres. Internally the flexible layout comprises a light and airy entrance hall with wood flooring opening through to a 24ft triple aspect sitting room with an attractive open fireplace, a study and useful shower room/utility. The owners have refitted the spacious kitchen/breakfast room with solid wooden units and oak worktops complete with a 'Rangemaster' oven and an old fashioned walk-in pantry. There is a cosy family room with warming log burner and a gallery landing leading off to five bedrooms, bedrooms one and two sharing a 'Jack and Jill' en suite and a family bathroom. All bedrooms benefits from the superb views, especially from the balcony on bedroom two. Outside there is a triple garage, ample parking, three stables and a chicken coop. Beautiful lawned gardens encompass the house with mature trees and a selection of fruit trees, productive vegetable beds and a pond.

Directions - Leave Devizes on the A361 Bath Road on to the dual carriageway taking the left hand turn for Potterne and Whistley, after approximately 1 a mile you will reach Little Farm House on the right hand side.

Situation - The property is located in an enviable position backing on to rolling countryside and enjoying fine views, set down a small lane within the favourable village of Potterne. The village has a thriving community and provides a school, public house, church, village hall, newsagents/village shop/post office. The historic market town of Devizes is approximately two miles to the north offering a more comprehensive range of shopping, transport and leisure facilities, a cinema, museum and thriving weekly market. The major centres of Bath, Chippenham, Salisbury, Swindon and Marlborough are all within a 25 mile radius.

Accommodation - Outside lights, front door into:

Entrance Hall - Wood block flooring, balustrade stairs to first floor with under stairs cupboard, UPVC double glazed windows to front and side, radiator, fitted bookcases, doors to:

Drawing Room - Triple aspect with UPVC double glazed windows to front, side and rear with views, sliding doors to garden/sun room, two radiators, feature open fireplace with Bath stone surround, continuation of the wood block flooring.

Kitchen / Breakfast Room - Dual aspect with UPVC double glazed windows to side and rear with views, tiled brick effect floor, range of solid wood base cupboards with wooden worktops, tiled attractive splash backs, a dual fuel 'Rangemaster,' two radiators, TV and telephone points, space and plumbing for dish washer, space for fridge, stainless steel double sink and drainer units, side spotlights, opening to side lobby and door to:

Pantry - UPVC double glazed window to side, shelving, tiled brick effect floor.

Garden / Sun Room - Flagstone flooring. Radiator, UPVC double glazed windows and French doors to rear garden, wonderful views.

Study - UPVC double glazed window to rear, radiator, bookshelves, telephone point.

Utility / Shower Room - Opaque UPVC double glazed windows to side and front, close couple WC, pedestal wash hand basin, corner shower, water softener (installed 2008 and serviced 2015), plumbing and space for washing machine, oil fired central heating boiler (installed 2015), spotlights, extractor, travertine tiled floor.

Side Lobby - Slate flagstone flooring by 'Artisans', radiator, door to front, door to inner hallway and door to:

Family Room - UPVC double glazed door and windows to rear, fitted bookshelves, TV point, radiator, Inglenook style fireplace with stone surround, brick hearth and inset log burning stove.

Inner Hall - Secondary staircase to first floor, UPVC double glazed window to front.

First Floor Gallery Landing - Two UPVC double glazed windows to front with far reaching views, two radiators, access to part boarded loft space, fitted linen cupboard with slatted shelving, doors to:

Master Bedroom - Dual aspect with UPVC double glazed windows to side and rear both with wonderful views, radiator, TV and telephone points, dressing area with fitted wardrobes, drawers and shelving, airing cupboard with immersion tank, door to:

Jack And Jill En Suite - Opaque UPVC double glazed window to front, floor and wall tiles, shower, wash hand basin vanity unit, low level WC with concealed cistern, heated towel rail / radiator, door to:

Bedroom Two - UPVC double glazed windows and door on to balcony with 180 degree views, two radiators, TV point, door out to:

Second Landing - Loft access, UPVC double glazed window to front, second staircase descending to ground floor.

Bedroom Three - Triple aspect with UPVC double glazed windows to front and side with views all round, pedestal wash hand basin, fitted wardrobes, drawers and shelving.

Bedroom Four - UPVC double glazed window to side, radiator, fitted wardrobe, telephone point, shelving.

Bedroom Five - UPVC double glazed window to rear, radiator, fitted cupboard.

Bathroom - Opaque UPVC double glazed window to front, wooden panelled bath with mixer cradle shower attachment, part wooden panelled walls, heated towel rail / radiator, pedestal wash hand basin, close couple WC.

Externally - A 5 bar gate leads through to:

Driveway - Large shingle driveway providing parking for a good number of vehicles.

Triple Garage - Triple Garage with 3 sets of double doors, light and power, eaves storage, two windows to rear.

Stables - New stable block (2014) with light and power. Three stables currently used as a garden store, wood store and chicken coop with a chicken pen leading off (chickens available by negotiation).

Gardens - A noteworthy feature of the property is the incredible garden with extensive lawns, two patio sun terraces, a pond that attracts mallards, attractive planted borders and flower beds, mature willow and other other specimen trees. Orchard with plum, pear and apple trees (cooking and eating). Raised vegetable beds includes autumn fruiting raspberries, strawberries, gooseberries, blackcurrants and rhubarb.

'Klargester' private sewerage system (serviced June 2015), concealed oil tank, outside lights and tap.

Paddock - Enclosed paddock with 8 cider trees that give a good crop, specimen trees, 5 bar gate and pedestrian gate. Further access to top corner of paddock. Views to rear across open countryside.

Useful Information - There is a wayleave agreement for the paddock area with S.S.E who pay the owners of Little Farm House £102 (2015-2016). There is also a public footpath across the middle of the paddock that is rarely used. The 'Klargester' is serviced annually.

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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Listing History

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28 April 2016


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