Semi-Detached Tenure: Freehold
This former cheese and whey farm is steeped in local history, we believe that this splendid home once formed part of the Bowood estate, surrounded to front and rear by open fields, Grade II listed and has a wealth of original features. Located a short journey to Calne centre, Chippenham and Royal Wootton Bassett, Good access to junction 17 of the M4 motorway.
The accommodation comprises entrance vestibule, drawing room, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, utility/WC and conservatory to the ground floor. On the first floor can be found the five bedrooms, family bathroom and shower room. The property also benefits from a very generous plot of approx 3 acres, long driveway currently being laid.
This former cheese and whey farm is steeped in local history, we believe that this splendid home once formed part of the Bowood estate, the septic tanks used to hold the whey, they have been replaced and upgraded surrounded to front and rear by open fields, Grade II listed and has a wealth of original features such as original floor tiles in the entrance and the sash windows throughout. Located a short journey to Calne centre, Chippenham and Royal Wootton Bassett, Good access to junction 17 of the M4 motorway.
Approached through the gate at the foot of the front garden with attractive stone path with sundial built into the paving leading to the pillared entrance, there is a large lawn area either side of the pathway and the newly laid driveway to the right hand side, leading from the front to the back of the house, allowing multiple cars to park.
The entrance hall is a welcoming space with the original floor tiles still in situ, doors leading to under stairs cupboard, drawing room, kitchen and dining room, stairs rising to first floor landing.
The drawing room has the original sash window to front aspect overlooking the front garden and allowing the natural light to flood through, fitted with shutters, inglenook style feature fireplace, and high ceilings giving the extra feel of space and finished with decorative cornice style coving.
The dining room is much the same as the drawing room, a touch smaller yet still with a sash window overlooking the front garden, again allowing the natural light to flow through, fitted with shutters, stripped wood floor, feature fireplace with wood burning stove, again the high ceilings in this room really adds to the feel of space.
The kitchen really will be the hub of this magnificent home, with ample space to sit around the table, floor standing pellet burner, window to rear garden, the kitchen itself is fitted with a more modern style of units with eye and base level units, one and a half bowl composite sink, inset angled electric fan assisted oven, inset four ring ceramic hob, space and plumbing for dishwasher, window to rear garden, doors to utility room/WC and conservatory.
The utility room has a stainless steel sink unit, space and plumbing for washing machine, further appliance space, and close coupled WC, window to rear garden.
The conservatory is brick construction with uPVC windows to the side and rear gardens, door to front.
Upstairs on the right hand side is the biggest of the bedrooms, with a sash window to the front again with the fitted shutters, feature cast iron fireplace, exposed wood floor boards.
The second bedroom can be located at the far end of the landing with a sash window overlooking the rear garden. Bedroom three is to the rear of the home again with the sash window. Bedroom three is to the front of the property with sash window overlooking the front garden and spectacular views of the open countryside to the front. Bedroom four is to the back right with dual aspect sash windows and exposed wood floor. Bedroom five is located in the middle to the front, sash window and cupboard above the stairs.
The bathroom is a modern fitted suite with a panel enclosed bath, oversized shower head over, close coupled WC and pedestal wash hand basin, sash window to rear gardens. The shower room again is modern with a double recessed shower enclosure, close coupled WC and pedestal wash hand basin.
The rear garden is split in two with a good size garden directly out the back of the house, the opening leads to a large paddock with hedgerow borders. There is currently a driveway being laid leading from the road to the back of the house.
Offered for sale with no onward chain and steeped in local history this is to good an opportunity to pass up.
Schedule of accommodation
Drawing Room 4.78m (15'8") x 4.75m (15'7")
Kitchen/Breakfast Room 6.90m (22'8") x 3.58m (11'9")
Dining Room 4.72m (15'6") x 3.86m (12'8")
Bedroom 4.83m (15'10") x 3.96m (13')
Bedroom 3.66m (12') x 2.79m (9'2")
Bedroom 4.83m (15'10") x 3.40m (11'2")
Bedroom 3.78m (12'5") x 3.76m (12'4")
Bedroom 3.73m (12'3") x 3.71m (12'2")Sash
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