3 bedroom terraced house for sale

Harts Lane, Biddestone, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN14

Guide Price £515,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Stone built period cottage
  • Village green location with duck pond and pub
  • 3 bedrooms
  • Lots of character
  • Sitting Room and Dining Room
  • Enclosed garden

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A pretty stone built Grade II listed 3 bedroom period cottage situated on the village green in a popular and active village

Location

Quoin Cottage occupies an enviable position in the heart of the village of Biddestone. The picturesque Saxon village of Biddestone is within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and is a wonderful example of a Cotswold village, with a duck pond and village green at its centre. Most buildings are from the late 18th century and amenities include two popular public houses, a play park, playing fi elds, village hall and church. There is an active village calendar with events including an annual fete and bonfi re party, as well as a book club, a WI, cricket club and tennis club.

Nearby schools include Stonar, St Marys Calne, Westonbirt and Marlborough College along with Bath schools including King Edwards, Prior Park College, Monkton Combe, Royal High and Kingswood and two universities in Bath. Sporting opportunities include golf at Castle Combe, Chippenham, Bath and Bradford on Avon and horse racing at Bath. Further amenities are available at Corsham (2miles), Chippenham (5 miles) and Bath (11 miles). A mainline rail link operates from Paddington to Chippenham (journey time approx 75 mins), Bath (journey time approx 90 mins) and onwards to Bristol Temple Meads. Junction 17 of the M4 at Chippenham is within 7 miles of the property.

Description

Quoin Cottage is an attractive Grade II listed attached stone cottage situated in the heart of Biddestone, overlooking the picturesque village green and benefiting from many interesting period features. The home is built with mellow random and dressed stone elevation beneath a tiled roof, with 1,275 sq ft of accommodation arranged over two floors.

The accommodation is arranged with a entrance hall with doors leading off to the principal rooms. The sitting room has a feature fireplace and windows overlooking the green. The dining room has a large, impressive stone inglenook fireplace complete with bread oven. The kitchen offers a range of base, drawer and wall units as well as integrated appliances including a gas hob with extractor over and an electric oven. Door out to the garden.

To the first floor are three bedrooms with various village views, as well as a family bathroom with a modern white suite including panelled bath, separate shower cubicle, wash hand basin, WC and heated chrome towel rail. Also on the first floor is ladder access to the part-boarded loft space.

To the front and side of the property there are raised flowerbeds planted with mature climbing roses, which complement the mellow stone façade. The rear garden is enclosed and is split between a paved patio area and raised lawn. There are flowerbeds and some mature shrubs and bushes, which soften the boundary walls and fences. Additionally there is a large storage outhouse, ideal for gardening equipment and general storage.

Square Footage: 1,275 sq ft

Directions

From Bath leave via the A4 signposted Chippenham. Turn left at the Pickwick roundabout and continue to follow signs for Chippenham. Upon reaching the traffic lights turn left signposted Biddestone. Follow this road all the way into the village and Quoin Cottage is situated on the right hand side overlooking the green.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
16 November 2016

Nearest station

  • Chippenham (3.5 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Chippenham (3.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Savills, Bath

Edgar House, 17 George Street, Bath, BA1 2EN

01225 686082 Local call rate

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