Oxford Cottages, Alton Barnes, Marlborough, Wiltshire, SN8


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  • Bedrooms: 3
Located within this pretty village with views towards the Alton Barnes White Horse is this three bedroom semi detached cottage, with an attractive landscaped garden, useful garden room/home office and parking. The house is decorated in neutral and heritage shades and offers well presented accommodation. The kitchen has a good range of Shaker style fitted cupboards, splendid wooden work surfaces, integrated appliances including a ceramic hob with extractor over and oven with space for a dishwasher and freestanding fridge/freezer. From here is access in to the rear porch, which in turn opens onto the garden and has space for coats and boots. Off the central hall is a welcoming sitting room with a focal wood burning stove and French doors opening on to an adjoining garden terrace. There is an elegant dining room with a stunning feature fire place enjoying a lovely aspect over the front garden. Completing the ground floor is a bright family bathroom, with a shower over the bath and a separate WC.

Upstairs has a bright and airy landing with three bedrooms, two of which have lovely feaure fireplaces with the third currently being used as a study. All of the rooms have splendid views over the surrounding countryside and delightful cottage garden.


Alton Barnes is located in the Vale of Pewsey an Area of Outstanding Beauty and enjoys stunning views of the Alton Barnes White Horse. Day-to-day amenities can be found in Pewsey around 4½ miles away, along with a station that has regular direct rail services to London Paddington and the South West. The market towns of Devizes (around 6 miles) and Marlborough (around 8 miles) offer a more comprehensive range of local services and leisure facilities. There are well regarded schools in the area including St. Johns Academy, Dauntsey's and Marlborough College. The surrounding countryside offers good leisure opportunities, with the Kennet and Avon canal nearby.


The attractive landscaped garden wraps around the house to the front and rear and has been beautifully designed with many distinct areas separated by curved paths, borders and lawn. There are well stocked borders, mature trees and shrubs, raised vegetable beds and several seating areas, perfect for relaxing and outside entertaining. A garden room/home office is located at the rear of the garden, a very versatile space benefitting from power and lighting. Parking is to the rear of the house, parking for up to 3 cars.

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