Thickwood Lane, Colerne, Chippenham


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
The Old Farmhouse is situated within the small hamlet of Thickwood on outskirts of Colerne. The cottage offers a number of period features to include, exposed beams, stone mullion windows and inglenook fireplaces. The accommodation is based over two floors to include an entrance hall, sitting room, dining room/study area, kitchen and drawing room. On the first floor the landing leads to all four bedrooms and a family bathroom. Externally the property sits within a large plot with off road parking to the side of the property,


Strictly by appointment with the selling agents Atwell Martin, 65 New Road, Chippenham, Wiltshire. SN15 1ES Tel (01249) 447777.


Colerne is a thriving village community located on Bath s sought after eastern fringes, within close proximity of Bath city centre and the nearby market towns of Chippenham and Bradford on Avon. The village offers a wealth of local amenities which include a village shop, two public houses, a doctors and dental practice, a good local primary school and a luxury five star hotel and spa. Sheldon School, which has an outstanding reputation is also within the catchment area.


With approximate measurements the accommodation comprises:


Of timber construction on brick base. Front entrance door.


Timber front entrance door with glazed panel opening into hallway. Flagstone flooring. Fitted cupboard.s. Understairs cupboard. Original timber boarding to wall. Exposed beams. Radiator.

Dining Room

3.94m x 3.35m (12'11 x 11'00 )

Stone mullion window with window seat to front aspect. Stone mullion window to kitchen. Open fireplace with carved stone surround. Oak floorboards. Exposed Beams. Radiator.

Study/Family Room

5.41m x 3.45m (17'09 x 11'04 )

An unusual kite shaped corner room with flagstone floor and exposed stone walls. Sash window to front aspect. Open fireplace with stone surround and wooden mantle. Radiator.

Drawing Room

7.52m x 3.81m (24'08 x 12'06 )

Stone steps lead to this large elevated room. Two windows with window seats to front aspect. Window to rear aspect. French doors to garden. Wood burning stove. Cast iron radiator. Wainscot panelling and oak floorboards. Exposed beams. Built in cupboard housing Worcester boiler.

Sitting Room

6.65m x 4.17m (21'10 x 13'08 )

Originally two rooms, this space has been opened up to provide a large characterful sitting room with exposed stone walls, exposed timbers and two stone mullion windows to front aspect with window seats. The first section of the room has an inglenook fireplace fitted with wood burning stove, flagstone flooring and a door opening onto staircase to first floor landing whilst the second section has a fireplace recess with stone surround, door to side garden and oak flooring with trapdoor opening into stone steps leading to cellar. Radiators.


With worn stone steps leading from the sitting room, the cellar is used for storage. Coal Shute.


6.48m x 1.83m (21'03 x 6'00 )

Stone mullion window to dining room. Three windows overlooking garden. Flagstone flooring. Ceiling down lights. Range of wall and base units to include plate rack and glass fronted display units. Rolled edge worktops. Butler sink. Aga stove and built in electric oven with electric hob. Dishwasher and fridge to be included within sale. Door to utility room.

Utility Room

3.18m x 1.55m (10'05 x 5'01 )

Quarry tiled flooring. Door to garden and door to shower room. Built in cupboard. Fridge freezer, tumble dryer and washing machine to be included in sale. Radiator.

Downstairs Shower Room

Window to rear aspect. Large tiled shower area, pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled wc. Quarry tiles. Radiator.


Oak staircase leading to landing areas. Window to rear aspect. Oak floorboards and exposed beams. Radiator. Door leading to further lobby/landing.


3.53m x 1.73m (11'07 x 5'08 )

Door from main landing. Oak floorboards. Exposed beams. Radiator.

Bedroom One

4.67m x 3.51m (15'04 x 11'06 )

Irregular shaped room with window to front aspect. Exposed beams. Radiator. Carpeted flooring.

Bedroom Two

4.32m x 3.25m (14'02 x 10'08 )

Windows to front and side aspects. Cast iron fireplace with timber surround. Carpeted flooring. Radiator.

Bedroom Three

3.51m x 3.05m (11'06 x 10'00 )

Window to front aspect. Oak floorboards and exposed beams. Carpeted flooring. Radiator.

Bedroom Four

3.48m x 216.71m (11'05 x 711 )

Window to front aspect. Oak floorboards. Exposed beams. Radiator.


Window to front aspect. Cast iron fireplace with timber surround. Cast iron rolled top bath with claw feet. Overbath shower. Wash hand basin and close coupled wc. Oak floorboards. Airing cupboard housing hot water tank.

Front Garden

Laid to lawn with dry stone walling and hedging to boundary. Central pathway to porch. Staddlestones.

Rear Garden

A large garden affording and excellent degree of privacy. Mature hedging, shrubs and trees. To the rear of the garden is a raised patio seating area with pagoda, ideal for outdoor entertaining. Gate to side garden. Oil storage tank.

Side Garden

Mature hedging and dry stone walling to front boundary and also to parking area. Mature shrubs.


A large parking area with dry stone walling and hedging to boundaries. Gravelled to provide parking for up to 4 vehicles.

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