6 bedroom detached house for sale

Enford, Pewsey, Wiltshire, SN9

Sold STC £1,800,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Exceptional 18th Century Mill house
  • Superb accommodation and layout
  • Stunning riverside gardens with island
  • 2 bed cottage
  • Carport, garage and wine store
  • Double & single bank fishing
  • About 1.9 acres
  • EPC Rating = E

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

An exceptional 18th Century Mill House with cottage
and fishing rights on the River Avon.

Description

DESCRIPTION
Littlecott Mill is constructed of mellow brick & flint elevations clad with climbing roses under a tiled roof. It is believed to date from the 18th Century and is not listed. The current owners have continued to update and improve the property during their ownership and it now presents superbly. Internally the house, has a number of period features including a variety of decorative open fireplaces, exposed beams, cornicing and a vaulted ceiling in the main bedroom. The Kitchen/Breakfast is an impressive room, which is over 40 ft. in length, with bespoke Smallbone style cupboards and granite work surfaces. A four door gas Aga, built in fridge/freezer, dishwasher and slate floor. At the western end of the room is a cosy seating area with inglenook fireplace. The Drawing Room is also a superb room with Rudlow stone fireplace and surround and two sets of French windows opening into the garden. On the first floor there are 6 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. From the master bedroom a spiral staircase leads up to the second floor to a dressing area, bathroom with free-standing roll top bath and separate shower. Please see the floor plans for room dimensions and layout.

OUTSIDE
The house is approached through cast iron gates to a gravel turning and parking area on the southern side of the house. There is additional parking opposite provided by the carport adjoining the cottage and there is also a garage at the northern end of the cottage with an automatic door.

MILL COTTAGE
This is situated opposite the house on the eastern side of the lane and is constructed of brick and flint under a tiled roof. It provides very useful guest or staff accommodation and briefly comprises: - sitting room, kitchen, 2 bedrooms and a bathroom. To the south is a fenced garden with lawn and seating area.

GARDENS AND GROUNDS
The gardens provide a charming setting for the house with lawns that stretch down to the river, beside the mill pool. The property has the benefit of extensive fishing rights with exciting trout and coarse fishing. From the gravelled terrace area a bridge leads over the mill stream to a charming island with a variety of fruit trees. To the north of the house is a vegetable and cut flower garden. The current owners have carried out extensive planting throughout the gardens and there are a number of attractive rose and herbaceous borders. Being beside the river, the gardens are a haven for a wide variety of wildlife. In all, the gardens and grounds extend to about 1.9 acres.

Location

Littlecott Mill is situated on the north western edge of Enford village in a tranquil position overlooking the water meadows. There is a village pub and church as well as a new Village Hall offering a range of classes. The popular Michelin starred Red Lion Pub is in the neighbouring village of East Chisenbury.

Nearby villages of Netheravon and Upavon both have a shop, Post Office, Church and primary school while the market towns of Marlborough and Devizes have a further range of shops. Salisbury has extensive cultural and commercial amenities and mainline train services are at Grateley (Waterloo 80 minutes), Pewsey (Paddington 70 minutes) and Salisbury (Waterloo 90minutes).

The A303/M3 provides good road access to east and west. The area is renowned for its first class schooling, both private and state. Schools in the area include Marlborough College, St Mary’s Calne, Dauntseys, Godolphin, Farleigh, St Francis, Chafyn Grove and Leaden Hall as well as boys and girls grammar schools in Salisbury and St Johns in Marlborough.

The area is very popular for the country sporting enthusiast because of fishing on the River Avon and its tributaries, good shooting and an abundance of walking and riding over the network of footpaths and bridleways. There is horse racing at Salisbury, Newbury and Wincanton. Golf at Upavon.

Square Footage: 5,208 sq ft
Acreage: 1.9 Acres

Directions

DIRECTIONS
From London head west on the M3 and bear off onto the A303. At the Countess roundabout turn right heading north towards Pewsey on A345. Proceed for about 8 miles to the village of Enford and then bear right into the village itself. Drive over the bridge and then turn left at the T junction. Littlecott Mill is the second property on the left hand side with black cast iron gates.


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08 October 2018

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  • Pewsey (5.5 mi)
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01722 688041 Local call rate

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