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3 bedroom house for sale

The Bartons, Great Somerford, Wiltshire

Sold STC £350,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Charming Period Cottage
  • Tastefully Presented
  • Three Bedrooms + Study
  • En Suite + Bathroom
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Kitchen with Esse Range
  • South Facing Garden
  • Two Parking Spaces
  • Picturesque Village

Full description

A charming country cottage located in a picturesque village setting in the heart of the village, amid delightful, south facing gardens. The cottage retains character and detail typical of the period with a number of recent improvements to include a fitted kitchen with Esse range, a beautifully appointed en suite shower room and Travertine stone flooring on the ground floor. A front door from the porch opens into a dining room with a useful breakfast bar, cloakroom and fitted kitchen/breakfast room complimented by granite work surfaces. A spacious sitting room features an open fireplace with log burning stove and a stable door opens into the delightful cottage garden. There are three bedrooms, an en suite shower room, family bathroom and walk through study on the first floor. Externally a patio extends to the rear of the property opening to an enclosed, level south facing lawned garden. French doors in the dining room open onto a flagstone patio with a useful shed with two off street parking spaces. An internal viewing is strongly recommended.

Situation - 1 The Bartons stands in a central position in this popular village with a thriving community. Great Somerford offers amenities such as a village shop/Post Office, a public house, primary school and pre-school. The River Avon meanders through the village, which is surrounded by beautiful open countryside ideal for walking, riding and other outdoor pursuits. A more comprehensive range of amenities can be found in the nearby towns of Malmesbury and Chippenham, the latter offering mainline railway services to London Paddington, Bath and Bristol. The M4 motorway is within easy reach for excellent commuting to the major commuting centres of Bath, Bristol, Swindon and London.

Directions - From Malmesbury, proceed on the B4042 towards Swindon, after approximately two miles turn right towards "The Somerfords" and continue on this road, turning right at the crossroads in the centre of Little Somerford shortly after the Somerford Arms. Proceed out of Little Somerford and into Great Somerford where the cottage will be found on the left hand side denoted by our For Sale board.

Accommodation Comprises -

Entrance Porch - Courtesy light, attractive front door with paned inset.

Dining Room - 12'5 x 8'4 (3.78m x 2.54m) - French doors open to front garden, double glazed window to side, Travertine stone floor, radiator, breakfast bar to kitchen, built-in airing cupboard with lagged hot water tank and immersion heater, space for tumble dryer.

Cloakroom - Low level WC, wash hand basin, part tiled walls, radiator, tiled floor.

Kitchen - 15'1 x 13'3 (4.60m x 4.04m) - Inset Butler sink, mixer tap, range of wall and base units including glass fronted display cabinets, adjacent granite work surfaces, tiled surround, Esse range cooker, extractor hood above, plumbing and space for washing machine and dishwasher, Travertine stone floor, cupboard housing oil fired boiler, inset ceiling spotlights, exposed ceiling beam, radiator, stairs to first floor.

Sitting Room - 15'11 x 12'2 (4.85m x 3.71m) - A delightful character room with attractive soft wood double glazed windows with stable door to rear garden, feature open fireplace with stone hearth and attractive wooden surround, fitted wood burning stove, two radiators, exposed ceiling beam, built-in understairs cupboard, TV point.

First Floor Landing - Soft wood double glazed window to side, access to part boarded loft space via drop down ladder, radiator.

Bedroom One - 15'11 x 13' (4.85m x 3.96m) - Soft wood double glazed windows to rear overlooking garden, period fireplace with attractive cast iron surround, radiator, exposed wall timber.

Bedroom Two - 11'1 x 8'4 (3.38m x 2.54m) - Hardwood double glazed window to front, radiator, TV point.

Ensuite Shower Room - Contemporary suite comprising enclosed fully tiled shower cubicle housing period style shower, vanity mounted wash hand basin with mixer tap, low level WC, radiator, fully tiled walls, double glazed Velux roof window.

Bedroom Three - 8'1 x 7'10 (2.46m x 2.39m) - Hardwood double glazed window to side, radiator.

Study - 9'4 x 8'2 (2.84m x 2.49m) - Double glazed Velux roof window, radiator, range of built-in wall cupboards and desk, radiator.

Bathroom - White suite comprising panel enclosed bath, period style over bath shower with fitted shower screen, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, radiator, heated towel rail, part tiled walls, extractor fan, inset ceiling spotlights.

Externally -

Rear Garden - A paved patio extends to the full width of the cottage, enjoying a sunny south facing aspect, with an attractive raised stone flower and shrub bed. The garden is laid to lawn with raised timber sleeper beds, all enclosed by a fenced and walled boundary. A latched gate to the side opens into the lane beside the property.

Front Garden - A large Indian stone flagstone patio bordered by a walled, fenced and trellis boundary. There is an outside light, space for a shed, oil storage tank, wood store and bin shed. Two off street parking spaces in front of the garden.

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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04 August 2016


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