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3 bedroom house for sale

Caen Hill, Rowde, Wiltshire

Sold STC £550,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Country Cottage
  • Grounds Of 3.8 Acres
  • Stables And Outbuildings
  • 3 Double Bedrooms
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Close To The K&A Canal
  • Edge Of Village Setting

Full description

A country cottage with land and stabling equating to 3.8 acres, located a stone's throw from the Kennet and Avon Canal. Believed to be a former brick worker's home for what used to be Caen Hill Bricks Company, it lies between the popular village of Rowde and the bustling market town of Devizes and is approached up a long private driveway lined with Silver Birch trees and flanked by the property's own paddocks. Internally the extended cottage comprises three reception rooms, two with log burners, a kitchen/breakfast room, utility and boot room. There is a downstairs shower room to complement the upstairs bathroom and three double bedrooms. Further benefits include UPVC double glazing and oil fired central heating as well as additional solar panels providing electricity. Externally there is a mature private rear garden with raised vegetable beds and planted borders, a variety of fruit trees and a former chicken pen. There are a total of 5 paddocks with a number of sheds and stores, a large workshop with 3 phase electricity, 4 stables, a carport and a useful static home with 2 bedrooms, a shower room, WC, kitchen/diner and sitting area with LPG heating.

Directions - From Devizes proceed on A361 Bath Road and at the bottom of the dual carriageway after leaving the outskirts of town turn right towards Rowde into Marsh Lane. The house is along on the right.

Situation - This 3 bedroom detached house occupies a pleasant rural setting. It is on the outskirts of the popular residential village of Rowde which has a good primary school, public houses, Church and village hall and is only about 1 1/2 miles from the busy market town of Devizes. The larger centres of Bath and Salisbury are within easy reach. The property is also only a short distance from the foot of the famous flight of Caen Hill locks on the Kennet and Avon canal and there are numerous footpaths and bridleways in the vicinity for walking and riding.

Accommodation - Porch with brick and oak pillars, double gazed front door:

Entrance Hall - Stairs to first floor, under stairs door, telephone point, radiator and cover, quarry tiled floor.

Sitting Room - UPVC double glazed window to rear and bay window to side, quarry tiled floor, TV point, brick fireplace with multi-fuel burning stove and stone mantle.

Family Room - TV point, radiator, brick fireplace with log burner, open to:

Dining Room - UPVC double glazed French doors to rear garden and window to side, two radiators, TV point.

Kitchen / Breakfast Room - UPVC double glazed window to side, ceramic tiled floor, oil fired 'Stanley' providing cooking and central heating/hot water, fitted wall and base units, worktops, plumbing and space for dish washer, built -in fridge, TV point, built-in electric double oven, 4 ring induction hob with extractor hood over, glass panelled door and archway to:

Utility Room - UPVC double glazed window to side, ceramic tiled floor, fitted wall and base units, one and a quarter stainless steel sink and drainer unit, plumbing and space for washing machine and tumble dryer, tiled splash backs, radiator, arch through to:

Boot Room - UPVC double glazed window to side, dor to side, ceramic tiled floor, radiator, cupboards, loft access, wooden panelled latched door to:

Downstairs Shower Room - UPVC double glazed window to rear, ceramic tiled floor, heated towel rail / radiator, wash hand basin and cupboard under, close couple WC, double width shower, extractor, part tiled walls, shaving point and light.

Landing - UPVC double glazed window to front with views, doors to:

Bedroom One - UPVC double glazed window to side, radiator, loft access, TV point, fitted cupboards and wardrobes.

Bedroom Two - UPVC double glazed window to side, radiator, TV point, fitted wardrobes and fitted airing cupboard with immersion tank and slatted shelving,

Bedroom Three - UPVC double glazed window to rear with views, radiator, TV point, fitted wardrobes, shelving, loft access.

Bathroom - Two UPVC double glazed windows to front, ceramic tiled floor, close couple WC, pedestal wash hand basin, wooden panelled bath with mixer shower over, radiator and extractor.

Externally - Outside light and tap, oil tank.

Driveway And Parking - The property is approached through a metal gate that leads up a shingle driveway. There is ample parking for the cottage as well as room for horse boxes and other vehicles. There is also an open fronted timber carport.

Stables And Outbuildings - There is a large insulated timber workshop with light and 3 phase electricity supplied. In addition there is a tack room, 4 stables and a feed store/hay barn, greenhouse, corrugated iron store with light and power, timber garden shed.

Land - There are 5 paddocks in total with post and rail fencing

Static Home - A useful addition offering flexible usage with accommodation comprising two bedrooms, shower room, wc, kitchen/diner, sitting area. LPG heating.

Gardens - There are lawned rear gardens with a number of fruit tress within the total grounds- apple, cherry, pear, apricot and fig. There is a patio sun terrace, raised vegetable beds and a former chicken ruin/coop to the top of the garden.

Agent's Note - Please note the EPC was produced before the installation of the solar panels and would therefore give a better rating than it currently shows.

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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29 June 2016


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