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2 bedroom house for sale

High Street, Malmesbury, Wiltshire


Property Description

Key features

  • Delightful Period Cottage
  • Heart Of The Town
  • Two Double Bedrooms
  • 24'4 Sitting/Dining Room
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Many Original Features
  • Grade I I Listed
  • Large Landing/Study

Full description

An internal viewing is strongly recommended to appreciate this tastefully presented period cottage with a spacious interior arranged over three floors. As the name suggests, the house was previously a Cobblers Shop with early 18th Century origins and the interior retains a wealth of inherent character and charm. The ground floor comprises a delightful open plan 24'4" sitting room/dining room with open fireplace, a cellar and a kitchen/breakfast room. On the first floor the large landing is currently used as a study with a further double bedroom, bathroom and separate shower room. A staircase from the landing rises to the second floor with a spacious double bedroom with wonderful views. Externally to the side of the kitchen is a small paved patio/seating area with space for a small table.

Situation - Conveniently located in the heart of this historic town, yet within a short distance of country walks and the picturesque River Avon. Malmesbury is reputed to be the oldest borough in the country dating back to the 11th Century. This thriving pretty town offers a wealth of buildings of architectural interest including its ancient Abbey, whilst also having a wide range of shops and amenities, a new Waitrose, award winning schools and leisure facilities. Early tributaries of The River Avon pass around the town with pretty walks and the countryside close at hand. There are public transport services and good road access to the larger towns of Cirencester, Chippenham, Swindon, Bath and Bristol whilst the M4 junction 17 is only five miles south. Trains from Chippenham (10 miles) and Kemble (5 miles) link with London Paddington within approximately 1 hour 15 minutes.

Directions - Proceed down Malmesbury High Street from our office, follow road around to the left where the cottage will be found on the right hand side denoted by our For Sale board.

Accommodation Comprises -

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - Double glazed window, inset 1 1/2 bowl sink with mixer tap, range of wall and base units with adjacent work surfaces, tiled splashbacks and concealing lighting, space for cooker with extractor hood above, plumbing and space for dishwasher and washing machine, radiator, wall mounted gas boiler.

Sitting Room - Secondary glazed bay window to front, feature open fireplace with stone hearth, fitted glass screen to front, exposed floorboards, exposed ceiling beam, central staircase to landing with built-in cupboard, radiator, opens to:-

Dining Room - Exposed stone to one wall, paned window to sideway, 2 radiators.

First Floor -

Landing - Paned window, built-in cupboards, shelves and desk, stairs to second floor, radiator, built-in linen cupboard with slatted shelves and radiator.

Bedroom One - Secondary glazed window to front with deep sill, exposed stone to one wall, exposed wall ties, radiator, built-in wardrobes to each side of the chimney breast, wall light points.

Bathroom - White suite comprising panelled enclosed corner spa bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, tiled surround. Vanity mounted wash hand basin with mixer tap and cupboard below, low level WC, double glazed window to side, inset ceiling spotlights, access to loft space, heated towel rail.

Shower Room - Tiled shower cubicle housing Mira shower, wash hand basin with mixer tap and cupboard below, tiled surround. Shaver point, low level WC, Inset ceiling spotlights, heated towel rail, built-in airing cupboard housing lagged hot water tank, immersion heated and water softener.

Second Floor -

Double Bedroom - A bright and spacious room with exposed stone to one wall, double glazed window with hardwood surround, lovely views, built-in eaves storage cupboards.

Externally - There is space for a small table and chairs to the side of the cottage.

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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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
26 September 2016


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