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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Bushton, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN4

Guide Price £1,495,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 4 bedrooms
  • 5 reception rooms
  • 5 bathrooms
  • Outbuildings
  • Period
  • Garden
  • Land
  • Purpose Built
  • Secondary accommodation
  • Private Parking

Full description

Just a short drive north west of Marlborough, Bushton Lodge is believed to date from the C14th with later additions; it is not Listed. Bushton is a rural hamlet just outside the North Wessex Downs AONB and is well placed for access to the M4 at J.16 (approx 6 miles). EPC rating E.

Substantially updated and improved of late, of note are the timber double glazed windows; a new electrical installation; new bath and shower rooms with under floor heating and heated mirrors; a new pressurized hot water system; mains wired fire and intruder alarms, fitted cupboard and storage in addition to some interior reconfiguration and cosmetic updating.

Rooms of note include the 40ft long 'barn' kitchen (fitted appliances and Aga) and family room with double height open ceilings, exposed beams and French doors to the terrace; the drawing room with bespoke fitted book shelves and adjoining guest bedroom providing a private guest suite/meeting room; the cosy double aspect sitting room with wood burning stove; the master bedroom with dressing room and twin adjoining bath and shower rooms; the upstairs guest bedroom with adjoining shower room and loft store and the fully equipped laundry and plant room.

Schools in the area include Pinewood, St Francis, Dauntsey's, St Mary's Calne and Marlborough College.

Marlborough (Waitrose), Swindon and Cirencester have a wide range of shops and recreational facilities and are close by. Bath and Salisbury are both within an hour by car.

Excellent fishing can be had on the Avon and Kennet; golf and leisure facilities including a spa are at Bowood and The Wiltshire and horse racing is at Cheltenham.

Direct trains from Swindon to London Paddington take 60 minutes. Southampton, Bristol and Heathrow airports are all 75 minutes by car.

From J.16 of the M4, take the A3102 towards Royal Wootton Bassett and continue through the town in the direction of Lyneham and Calne. Continue down the High Street and over 2 railway bridges. After approximately half a mile, turn left into Breach Lane signposted to Clyffe Pypard and Bushton. Follow this road for approximately 2 miles and turn left at the T-junction. The entrance for Bushton Lodge will be found on the left after approximately 300 yards.

Marlborough 11 miles, Royal Wootton Bassett 3 miles, Swindon 10 miles (London Paddington about 60 minutes), M4 (J16) 6 miles, Cirencester 18 miles. Distances and times approximate.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
03 April 2016


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