2 bedroom house for saleBristol Street, Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Sold STC £250,000
- Charming Period Cottage
- Grade I I Listed
- Large Ground Floor Area
- Character Features
- Two Bedrooms
- Large Established Garden
- South Facing Aspect
- Convenient For Town
Full descriptionA charming two bedroom Grade II listed character cottage with large ground floor area and delightful south facing garden. The cottage retains a wealth of inherent character and charm including exposed floorboards, ceiling and wall timbers and sash windows. The ground floor comprises an entrance lobby, an impressive triple aspect sitting room with open fireplace, a fitted kitchen/breakfast room with bespoke handmade units, an 18'4 living room and bathroom. Stairs from the sitting room lead up to a bedroom and day room with a further attic bedroom on the second floor. Externally the large south facing garden is a particular feature being stocked with an abundance of plants, shrubs, roses and trees.
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 - From our office proceed up the High Street to the T junction, turn left onto Gloucester Road, passing Malmesbury Abbey and The Old Bell Hotel. At the Triangle (War Memorial) turn left into Bristol Street. The property will be found a few hundred yards on the left hand side.
Accommodation Comprises -
Entrance Lobby - Paned front door with window to side, tiled floor, vaulted ceiling.
Sitting Room - 16'2 x 10' (4.93m x 3.05m) - A charming triple aspect room with sash windows to front and rear with window seat, window to side. Feature fireplace with stone hearth, attractive brick surround and mantle above. Exposed floorboards, ceiling and wall timbers, radiator, door opening to stairs to first floor, built-in under-stairs cupboard.
Kitchen - 13'3 x 8'7 (4.04m x 2.62m) - Range of bespoke solid wood wall and base units, adjacent work surfaces, inset twin bowl enamel sink with mixer tap, tiled surround and concealed lighting. Space for gas cooker with tiled splashback, plumbing and space for washing machine, radiator, built-in cupboard housing Valiant gas fired condensing boiler, two windows to side, feature window into lobby.
Rear Hall - Paned door and window to side, radiator, ceramic tiled floor, access to loft space, inset ceiling spot-lights.
Bathroom - Panel enclosed bath with over bath Mira shower, tiled surround, low level W.C., pedestal wash hand basin, tiled splashback, heated towel rail, ceramic tiled floor, opaque window, inset ceiling spot-lights.
Living Room - 18'4 x 9'7 (5.59m x 2.92m) -
First Floor -
Landing - Wall light points.
Bedroom One - 10' x 9' (3.05m x 2.74m) - Sash window to rear, attractive fireplace with period surround, radiator.
Dressing Room/Study - 7'1 X 6'7 (2.16m X 2.01m) - Sash window to front, radiator, built-in wardrobe, stairs to second floor.
Attic Bedroom - 11'2 x 10'4 (3.40m x 3.15m) - Sash window to rear with rural views, exposed floorboards, radiator, built-in wardrobe.
Sideway - A wrought iron gate opens from the pavement into a paved sideway with an attractive archway and climbing roses bordered by a drystone boundary wall. A latched gate opens into the rear garden.
Rear Garden - French doors from the living room open onto a south facing terrace to the rear of the cottage with a paved pathway meandering down the long, established and secluded garden. The garden is stocked with an abundance of plants, shrubs and roses interspersed by lawn and screened by fruit trees. There is a timber shed, an external tap with a fenced and walled boundary.
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