Get brand editions for Strakers, Devizes

5 bedroom house for sale

Lower Road, Edington, Wiltshire

Sold STC £650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Quiet Village Location
  • Circa 1 Acre Grounds
  • Five Bedrooms
  • Four Reception Rooms
  • Natural Stream & Ponds
  • Landscaped Gardens
  • South Facing Rear Garden
  • Double Garage & Driveway
  • No Onward Chain

Full description

'Watersmeet' is a stunning individual property set along a picturesque village lane standing in landscaped gardens of about 1 acre. The exquisite gardens to front and rear afford a wealth of colour and variety with a natural stream running through the gardens and opening out into feature ponds surrounded by well stocked borders and generous areas of lawn, an orchard and useful outbuildings. The property itself, which originally was an outbuilding to the local farm was extended in the 1950s and more recently again in 2003. It has been extensively modernised by the current owner and now provides spacious and highly versatile accommodation over two floors. There is a stunning vaulted family room with underfloor heating that opens through to a bright and airy kitchen/dining room in addition to two further receptions, five bedrooms, two en suite shower rooms and a ground floor bathroom. There is ample parking to the front and a double garage, with a further gravelled area to the side of the house which could provide additional secure parking. No onward chain.

Directions - Leave Devizes on the A360 Salisbury Road and continue south through the village of Potterne and towards Littleton Pannell. Before reaching the railway bridge turn right and proceed through Great Cheverell on to the B3098 through Erlestoke before entering Edington. Take the second right hand turn in the village into Monastery Road before turning left into Lower Road. The property can then be found on the left hand side.

Situation - Watersmeet is situated in the sought after village of Edington nestling in the foothills of Salisbury Plain with fine views over the surrounding countryside. Edington has an excellent village pub called The Three Daggers and an equally impressive Farm Shop and Microbrewery and the annual Priory Music Festival. Edington is located within one mile of Bratton which offers a number of amenities to include a shop, post office, primary school, church with a nearby Golf Club in Erlestoke and Dauntsey's School in West Lavington. The historic town of Devizes is 10 miles to the north east and provides a wide variety of facilities including craft and speciality shops, restaurants, hotels and numerous leisure facilities. The major centres of Bath, Salisbury and Swindon are all within commuting distance and a main line railway station in Westbury provides a regular service to London Paddington.

Accommodation Comprises - Canopy porch, outside light, UPVC double glazed front door into:

Entrance Hall - Access to part boarded and insulated loft space with pull down ladder, stairs to first floor, two radiators.

Kitchen / Dining Room - Divided into:

Kitchen Area - Window to rear, engineered solid wood flooring, range of refitted wall and base units with roll edge worktops over, one and a quarter stainless steel bowl sink and drainer unit, integral 'Neff' electric double oven and grill, electric 4 ring hob, extractor hood, space and plumbing for dishwasher, tiled splashbacks, space for fridge and freezer, radiator, telephone point, breakfast bar, open to:

Dining Area - UPVC double glazed window to rear, vaulted ceiling with two Velux roof lights, engineered solid wood floor with oil fired underfloor heating, understairs cupboard with space and plumbing for washing machine, fitted cupboards- one housing water softener and the other with space for tumble dryer, door to sitting room, glazed double doors to:

Family Room - UPVC double glazed windows to rear and side, four Velux roof lights, UPVC double glazed French doors to rear, engineered solid wood floor with oil fired underfloor heating, exposed ceiling timbers, glazed double doors to bedroom three.

Sitting Room - Two UPVC double glazed windows to side, two radiators, telephone point, double doors to:

Drawing Room - UPVC double glazed windows to both sides and rear, UPVC double glazed door to rear, log burning stove, log storage recess and 2 recessed bookshelves, two radiators, television point.

Bedroom Three - UPVC double glazed windows to front and side, two radiators, non functioning fireplace, glazed double doors to family room.

Bedroom Four - UPVC double glazed window to front, radiator.

Bedroom Five - (This room will have a stud partition erected to create a passageway leading to the garage) Currently there is a UPVC double glazed window to side, radiator, door to Garage, access to loft space.

Bathroom - Opaque UPVC double glazed window to front, radiator, close couple WC, wash hand basin vanity unit, bath with shower over and screen.

First Floor Landing - UVPC double glazed window to side, doors to:

Bedroom One - UPVC double glazed windows to rear and side including a floor to ceiling window making full use of the delightful outlook over the garden, radiator, fitted wardrobes with hanging rails and shelving, television and SKY point door to:

En Suite Shower Room - Opaque UPVC double glazed window to side, double width shower, wash hand basin vanity unit, close couple WC, radiator, part tiled walls, extractor.

Bedroom Two - UPVC double glazed windows to front and side, fitted wardrobes, radiator door to:

En Suite Shower Room - Corner shower unit, wash hand basin vanity unit, close couple WC, radiator, part tiled walls, extractor.

Externally -

Garage - Double garage with double wooden doors to front, door to bedroom five, personal door to side and window to side. Internal light and power.

Driveway - Tarmac driveway providing parking for several cars. Additionally, there is a secure gravelled parking area to the rear of the driveway.

Gardens - Total plot = 0.97 acres. Generous lawned front garden with mature trees, shrubs and beds, winding path to front door and access to side of house on both sides.

The south facing rear garden is exceptional with generous areas of lawn, a well stocked orchard, vegetable garden and fruit cage, a selection of specimen trees and three useful outbuildings- a potting shed, a gardener's room and a log store all with light and power. There is a unique natural water system with ponds, natural streams and water features dotted across the plot with a simple valve system in place to control the flow of water in the ponds. The whole garden enjoys an excellent amount of privacy.

Agents Note - Please note that since the EPC was produced the current owner has installed a new heating system approximately 3 / 4 years ago alongside a new log burning stove, new Everest windows, water softener and new flat roof over the garage.

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.


More information from this agent

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
24 September 2016

Nearest stations

  • Westbury (4.0 mi)
  • Dilton Marsh (4.7 mi)
  • Trowbridge (5.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

Nearest schools

Use the school checker

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Strakers, Devizes

6/7 Market Place, Devizes, SN10 1HT

01380 593008 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

Floorplans


To view this property or request more details, contact:

Strakers, Devizes

6/7 Market Place, Devizes, SN10 1HT

01380 593008 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

Map & Street View

Nearest stations

  • Westbury (4.0 mi)
  • Dilton Marsh (4.7 mi)
  • Trowbridge (5.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Strakers, Devizes

6/7 Market Place, Devizes, SN10 1HT

01380 593008 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

Disclaimer - Property reference 26525384. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. Rightmove.co.uk makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Strakers, Devizes. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

Map data OpenStreetMap contributors.