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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Forest Road, Melksham, Wiltshire, SN12

Sold STC £399,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached period property built in 1910
  • Large plot with potential to extend subject to planning
  • Period features including fireplaces, stripped floorboards, original doors & coving
  • Four double bedrooms
  • Three large receptions, kitchen, pantry & cloakroom
  • Impressive entrance hall with original patterned quarry tiled flooring
  • Good size garden
  • Garage with workshop & driveway parking
  • NO ONWARD CHAIN!

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

On the ground floor there is a large formal entrance hall with the original patterned quarry tiled floor and original panelled doors opening into the living room with bay window, stripped wooden floorboards & open fire, family room with fireplace, dining room with walk in pantry, kitchen & rear entrance hall with cloakroom. On the first floor the light and airy landing gives access to four double bedrooms, a large bathroom & spacious attic. Period features include sash windows, picture rails, ornate coving, fireplaces & a fitted dresser in the dining room. Externally we find driveway parking leading to the garage & workshop, and a large garden with old apple trees, a raised patio looking over the lawn & a secret garden hidden behind a well-established hedge, with wooden shack, greenhouse, garden pond & double gates to Murray Walk. All in all an intriguing & spacious period property with bags of potential being offered for sale with NO ONWARD CHAIN!

Ground Floor

Entrance Porch
Front door to entrance porch with original obscure glass windows, pitched roof, original floor tiles with inset door mat and door to entrance hall.

Entrance Hall
A large hallway with original patterned quarry tiled floor, original coving and stripped panelled doors to the living room, family room and dining room, stained glass panelled door to the rear entrance hall & doorway to the kitchen.

Living Room 12'11 x 12'
Bay sash window to the front looking onto the front garden and sash window to the side looking onto the side garden, open fire with traditional surround and shelved recesses either side, original picture rail and ornate coving, stripped wooden floorboards.

Family Room 12'2 x 12'
Bay window to the side looking onto the side garden, fireplace, original picture rail and ornate coving.

Dining Room 11'10 x 11'
Sash windows to the front and side, original panelled doors to the pantry and to a useful storage cupboard. Fitted dresser, stripped wooden floorboards and picture rail.

Kitchen 14'11 max x 7'7 max
Two windows to the rear looking onto the driveway. Range of fitted wall and base units with 1 bowl single drainer sink unit set into roll edge work surfaces, space and plumbing for dishwasher, washing machine, cooker and fridge-freezer, quarry tiled floor.

Rear Entrance Hall
Original patterned quarry tiled floor continuing from the entrance hall, door to the garden and door to the cloakroom.

Cloakroom
Latch window to the side, close coupled W.C., wash hand basin, part tiled walls, and quarry tiled floor.

First Floor Landing
A bright and airy landing with sash window to the front, loft access point to a part boarded loft with Velux windows & gas boiler, original panelled doors to the bedrooms, bathroom and useful shelved cupboard.

Bedroom One 13' x 12'
Bay window to the front looking onto the front garden and down Forest Road towards the town, traditional fireplace, panelled doors either side of the fireplace to built in wardrobes with automatic lights, stripped wooden floorboards.

Bedroom Two 12'1 x 12'
Sash window to the side, built in wardrobe, fireplace alcove, wash basin with vanity unit.

Bedroom Three 13' x 11'11
Sash window to the front, original fireplace.

Bedroom Four 12'1 x 10'7
Sash window to the side looking onto the main garden, original fireplace, wash basin with vanity unit.

Externally

Garage & Driveway
Driveway parking for two cars leads to the single garage with workshop area & up and over door to the front. There is an outside tap next to the driveway, and the drive could be extended to the side of the house. There is side access from the driveway to the rear garden and back door.

Front Garden
The front gate opens onto a pathway leading under a honeysuckle covered archway to the front door, the path then leads on to the rear garden. The front garden has fenced borders.

Rear Garden
A good size garden with fence and hedge borders and a patio seating area looking onto the lawn area with fantastic old apple trees. From here an archway in a well-established hedge leads to a secret garden with pond, greenhouse, wooden shack patio area and double gates to Murray Walk.

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
06 October 2016

Nearest stations

  • Melksham (0.6 mi)
  • Trowbridge (5.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Nearest stations

  • Melksham (0.6 mi)
  • Trowbridge (5.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Grylls Adams, Melksham

17 High Street Melksham SN12 6JY

01225 686034 Local call rate

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

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