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2 bedroom flat for sale

High Street, Marlborough, Wiltshire, SN8

Sold STC £298,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Elegant first floor apartment
  • Historic 17th century building
  • Overlooking the Town Hall and High Street
  • Two double bedrooms
  • Two large reception rooms
  • Original fireplaces and some Oak panelling
  • Gas central heating
  • No onward chain

Full description

An outstanding two double bedroomed first floor apartment with some fine original oak panelling and features, in this historic period house believed to date back to the middle 17th century,

The Accommodation - The apartment is approached turning off the High Street, through double doors and along a private path, up three steps to the communal front door. Walking through into the communal hall, up the staircase to the landing with the front door to flat 1 and staircase rising to the second floor. Into the L shaped hall with original exposed beams, airing cupboard housing the gas combi boiler for the central heating and hot water, window to the side and deep storage cupboard. We will take the first door into the spacious drawing room with high ceilings, exposed beams, two windows overlooking the High Street and Town Hall and a lovely original stone fireplace. An opening leads through to a great sized kitchen dining room again with high ceilings, exposed beams and two windows which flood the room with light especially in the late afternoon when the sun comes around. An attractive light oak fitted kitchen with extensive work surfaces, inset 1 1/2 bowl sink unit with mixer over, plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, space for fridge and a large gas range cooker with double ovens and grill. Plenty of space for a table and chairs and a door opening back into the hall.

Down the hall and first right into the main bedroom, a great sized double with window to the rear, enjoying views over the town and up towards Savernake forest. Handsome original stone fireplace with carved oak mantle piece and original oak panelling. The second bedroom is next, again a double with window to the rear and finally back along the hall and right into the bathroom, recently refitted with a modern white suite, bath with separate shower over, toilet, wash basin and window to the rear.

Parking And Outdoor Space - There is no allocated parking with the apartment however the previous resident arranged to rent a space for a nominal sum in the courtyard behind the apartment. Along New Road can be found over night free parking from 6pm - 8am. There is also a council run private car park 2 minutes from the front door which spaces are normally available for a yearly sum. Across the road and up some steps is a lovely park next to St Mary's Church, with the Coopers water meadows, 4 minutes from the doorstep.

Services, Tenure And Local Authority - The property is leasehold with 129 years remaining. Ground rent of £30 per year which includes building insurance. Freehold is owned by Mr S Fisher of Stan James Bookmakers of Marlborough.
Mains electricity, gas, water and mains drainage. Gas fired central heating. Telephone lines subject to the usual transfer regulations. (No tests to the suitability of services have been carried out and intending purchasers should commission their own tests if required).
Wiltshire Council. Trowbridge, Wiltshire. BA14 8JN. 0300 456 0100. Council tax band: C 2016/17 £1,479.33

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