Wantage Road, Great Shefford

Guide Price
Added on 28/08/2020
Brearley & Rich, Marlborough
1,633 sq. ft.
(152 sq. m.)

Key features

  • Wonderful conservatory that serves as an additional reception room/dining room.
  • Good size kitchen with AGA
  • Sitting/dining room
  • Study
  • Shower room
  • Two/Three bedrooms
  • Ground floor study/occasional bedroom
  • Family bathroom
  • Ample parking
  • Generous sized garden with timber outbuildings/stores

Property description

Tenure: Freehold

Great Shefford benefits from a post office/general stores, primary school, petrol station, good public house and social club. Nearby is the larger Town of Hungerford that is well served by a variety of shops including butchers, bakers, independent retailers and of course antique shops. Hungerford also has railway connections to London Paddington and The West Country.

The Property
Ivy House offers charming and flexible accommodation comprising: a spacious conservatory giving a sitting and dining area overlooking the garden with oil fired log effect wood burner, lantern lighting and tiled flooring. The good size cottage style kitchen has a beautiful AGA that combines a two oven and two ring hob which is oil fired and a further two electric oven and hob for the summer months. There is a range of units with a dresser and solid wood work surfaces, double Belfast sink, space for American style fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine and tiled and brick flooring, The inner lobby, with a large storage cupboard and space for coats, leads into the charming sitting room with many exposed beams along with a Inglenook fireplace housing a multi-fuel burner and bread oven. This then leads into the dining area, again with exposed beams. A study or occasional bedroom, with built-in shelving and a shower room, completes the ground floor. A steep staircase leads upstairs where the charm continues, with the main bedroom having exposed beams and ceiling timbers with a very useful and unusual storage area. The family bathroom has been refurbished and has a lovely claw foot bath. There is a second double bedroom full of character, again with exposed beams and arched recess. There is also a very flexible space, currently used as a dressing area, but has been used as a sitting room and a study in the past. This leads into the third quirky bedroom, with a built-in double bed.

The generous sized garden combines different area`s offering decked alfresco eating next to a stream that feeds into the river Lambourn and where trout can sometimes be seen, play area, vegetable garden, garden sheds and log store. The garden is very well stocked with a combination of fruit trees and various shrubs and plants. There is also a long gravel driveway leading to the rear of the property with ample parking.

Home Office and Guest Accommodation
Set in the garden is the home office and guest suite starting with the sheltered eating/bbq area with the office to the right hand side and the guest bedroom with en-suite shower to the left. NB The home office is connected to the internet via the main house.

Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate and photographs provided for guidance only.


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Wantage Road, Great Shefford

NEAREST STATIONSDistances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode

  • Kintbury Station5.0 miles
  • Hungerford Station5.0 miles
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Brearley & Rich, Marlborough

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Brearley & Rich, Marlborough
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