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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Ashton Common, Steeple Ashton, Trowbridge

Sold STC £850,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Period Cottage
  • Exceptional Character Throughout
  • 1.2 Acre Garden & Paddock
  • Home Office
  • Five Bedrooms, Two EnSuites
  • Fabulous Kitchen/Dining Room
  • Three Receptions
  • Car Port & Parking
  • Edge of Popular Village
  • Viewing Recommended

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

SITUATION This stunning detached character property stands slightly elevated and towards the rear of a generous cottage garden. The property can be found in a semi rural location within the hamlet of Ashton Common on the outskirts of Steeple Ashton.

The village of Steeple Ashton has great charm, many character buildings, local pub, community shop and a thriving village hall.

The county town of Trowbridge is within three miles to the west and the A350 is just a short distance away giving easy access to the south to Westbury and Westbury station where there is a main line rail service. To the north is the M4 junction 17 which is within 12 miles. The city of Bath is also 12 miles distance and Devizes is within 8 miles.  

DESCRIPTION This stunning detached cottage was thoroughly renovated to a very high standard in recent years and now offers stunning and versatile accommodation with the benefit of many original features including the wealth of exposed new and original oak timbers, interesting niches, inglenook fireplace with wood burning stove and a stunning fully fitted kitchen.

There are ensuites to both the main and second bedroom which is located on the ground floor. Fronted by attractive stone walling, the property is accessed through double wooden gates to the driveway and parking areas with a meandering path which leads through the charming gardens up to the house and nearby home office. Beyond the garden is an adjoining paddock with stable building.  

DIRECTIONS From the centre of Trowbridge take the A361 Hilperton Road. At the Paxcroft Mead roundabout turn right and continue straight across the next roundabout. At the second roundabout turn right sign posted Steeple Ashton. Follow this road until you come to a controlled crossing at the junction with the A350. Go straight across and at the end of the road you will enter Ashton Common. The cottage can be found on the right hand side.  

ACCOMMODATION  

ON THE GROUND FLOOR  

ENTRANCE HALL Partly glazed oak front door with windows either side. Stone tiled floor. Oak staircase rising to the first floor and understair storage cupboard. Four recess spotlights.  

SITTING ROOM 11' 9" x 19' 0" (3.58m x 5.79m) Having an Inglenook fireplace with wood burning stove. Exposed beam. Three wall lights. Window to the side. Window to the rear. Column radiator.  

STUDY 11' 2" x 9' 9" (3.4m x 2.97m) With tiled fireplace. Three wall lights. Column radiator.  

BEDROOM FIVE/FAMILY ROOM 13' 0" x 10' 0" (3.96m x 3.05m) plus door recess. Having a beamed ceiling with supporting oak posts. Three wall lights. Three windows to the front. Window to the side. Radiator.  

SHOWER ROOM 5' 6" x 7' 9" (1.68m x 2.36m) Having a high quality suite comprising large walk in shower with glass screen, wash hand basin with cupboard under and low level wc. Tiled splashbacks. Tiled floor. Chrome towel radiator. Three recess spotlights. Extractor fan. Window to the rear.  

KITCHEN/DINER 14' 0" x 24' 1" (4.27m x 7.34m) maximum. The kitchen comprises an extensive range of high quality matching wall and base units with polished granite worktops incorporating twin sink with drainer. Range style cooker with extractor hood over. Integrated fridge. Integrated dishwasher. Worktop lights. Stone tiled floor. Display niches and twelve recess spotlights. Four fold door opening to the garden. Window to the side. Column radiator. Kick board radiator.  

UTILITY ROOM 5' 6" x 7' 9" (1.68m x 2.36m) Having base units with rolled edge laminated worktops incorporating a stainless steel single drainer sink unit. Space for washing machine. Space for tumble dryer. Tiled splashbacks. Tiled floor. Three recess spotlights. Window to the rear. Radiator.  

SHOWER ROOM 3' 0" x 8' 2" (0.91m x 2.49m) plus shower cubicle. Having a white suite comprising low level wc and wash hand basin with storage cupboard under. Tiled walls. Tiled floor. Chrome towel radiator. Four recess spotlights. Extractor fan.  

ON THE FIRST FLOOR  

LANDING With original exposed wall timbers and oak posts. Useful storage cupboard. Eight recess spotlights. Two velux windows to the front.  

BEDROOM ONE 13' 10" x 18' 4" (4.22m x 5.59m) maximum. Including storage cupboard. Built in wardrobe. Eight recess spotlights. Window to the side. Double opening french doors to the sun deck. Radiator. 

ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM 5' 8" x 5' 5" (1.73m x 1.65m) Having a white suite comprising corner shower, wash hand basin and low level wc. Tiled splashbacks. Tiled floor. Three recess spotlights. Extractor fan. Velux window.  

BEDROOM TWO 10' 5" x 15' 5" (3.18m x 4.7m) With sloping ceilings. Exposed wall timbers. Recess spotlights. Window to the side. Window to the rear. Radiator.  

FAMILY BATHROOM 7' 2" x 8' 3" (2.18m x 2.51m) Having a suite comprising low level wc and wash hand basin in vanity unit. Free standing contemporary nickel bath. Tiled floor. Tiled splashbacks. Chrome towel radiator. Two recess spotlights. Extractor fan. Velux window.  

BEDROOM THREE 8' 1" x 13' 8" (2.46m x 4.17m) plus two double built in wardrobes. With display niche. Three wall lights. Window to the side. Radiator.  

BEDROOM FOUR 11' 2" x 9' 0" (3.4m x 2.74m) plus door recess and storage cupboard. With original elm floor boards. Three wall lights. Window to the front. Window to the side. Radiator.  

EXTERNALLY  

GARDENS There is an attractive stone wall to the front with double opening wooden gates giving access to the block paved driveway and space to park and turn several cars. There is a meandering path through the extensive and most attractive gardens which extends to 1.2 acres (including the paddock) and are mainly laid to lawn with flower beds, fruit trees, ornamental trees and shrub borders.

Directly in front of the property is a York Stone patio area with pathway leading to the rear garden. From the kitchen/diner there is a further sheltered patio area.

Across the small bridge there is a gateway leading to;  

PADDOCK 0m x 0m) Immediately adjacent to the rear garden is a level paddock subdivided into three areas including vegetable garden, grassed area and the third area is currently used for grazing.

 

OUTBUILDINGS  

GARDEN OFFICE 12' 2" x 9' 0" (3.71m x 2.74m) Wood laminate floor. Underfloor heating. Additional storage to the rear. French doors to the front. Window to the side. 

SHED 13' 0" x 16' 0" (3.96m x 4.88m) Which was formerly the piggery. Housing the oil fired boiler. Useful storage area.  

CARPORT This is an open fronted building which was originally a small coach house.  

STABLE/STORAGE BUILDING 11' 6" x 11' 3" (3.51m x 3.43m) Useful timber building divided into two with the left hand side having a log burner. Power and stable door.

 

TACK/STORE ROOM 6' 0" x 11' 3" (1.83m x 3.43m) Stable door. Outside tap. 

SERVICES Main services of electricity, water and drainage are connected. Central heating is from the oil fired boiler (not tested). 

TENURE Freehold with vacant possession on completion. 

COUNCIL TAX The property is in Band F with the amount payable for 2019/20 being £2,583.83. 

VIEWINGS To arrange a viewing please call 01225 341504 or email sales@kavanaghs.co.uk 

CODE 9963 10/05/2019 


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
13 May 2019

Nearest stations

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  • Melksham (4.0 mi)
  • Westbury (4.4 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Trowbridge (2.8 mi)
  • Melksham (4.0 mi)
  • Westbury (4.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Kavanaghs, Trowbridge

63 Fore Street, Trowbridge, BA14 8ET

01225 686121 Local call rate

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