Martinslade, Seend, Wiltshire

£489,950

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
**PERIOD CHARM** LARGE ESTABLISHED GARDENS** SCOPE FOR ANNEXE** NO ONWARD CHAIN** GREAT POTENTIAL** Lovely gardens with ample parking and garage. About 0.36 acre. The property which sits in a prominent position is accessed via a shared driveway with the cottage behind and has been in the same family for about 50 years. It has spacious and flexible accommodation and is in need of modernisation. There are many attractive period features throughout the property to include fabulous doors, an Inglenook fireplace and a picture window in what was once an artists studio but now is a perfect family/play room. There is also useful attic space which could become further bedrooms or office space and there is potential to extend to the side and/or rear (subject to planning). Externally there is parking for 3 cars in front of a DOUBLE GARAGE16'9 x16'7 (5.09x5.05), with a lovely wrap around garden to the front, side and rear. The garden is mainly laid to lawn with an abundance of mature shrubs and trees as well as flower beds. There are useful outside stores and a stand alone sun room in the garden.

Situation

This attractive 4 bedroom detached farmhouse is situated in a semi-rural position between the towns of Devizes and Melksham and only a short distance from Seend. Martinslade is a small hamlet adjoining the Kennet & Avon canal with mainly older period properties.

Seend has a local Post Office/store, primary school, village hall, Church, community centre and other amenities including public houses are in the vicinity. There are railway stations at Trowbridge and Melksham.

Nearby Devizes is a historic market town with a wide range of shopping and entertainment facilities, a leisure centre and primary and secondary schools. There is a thriving weekly market and the Kennet & Avon canal runs through the town providing pleasant walks and fishing.

Accommodation

Ground Floor

Entrance Hall with staircase off and cupboard under.

Sitting Room 15'1 x14'11 (4.60x4.55) with open fire.

Dining Room 15'1 x15'0 (4.59x4.58) with feature Inglenook fireplace.

Kitchen 14'x10'3 (4.27x3.12) with floor units and built-in cupboards.

Utility Room/Rear Passage with Belfast sink and door to garden.

Cloakroom with wash hand basin and W.C.

Pantry 6'10 x6'1 (2.07x1.86) with shelving and storage cupboard.

Family Room 19'6 x15'4 (5.93x4.66) with feature window.

First Floor

Landing with staircase off and door to attic stairs.

Bedroom 1 15'7 x15'5 (4.74x4.69) with shower cubicle, built-in cupboards and fireplace.

Bedroom 2 15'6 x13'10 (4.71x4.21) with alcove cupboards.

Bedroom 3 14'6 x10'6 (4.44x3.21) with wash hand basin.

Bedroom 4 12'5 x10'6 (3.80x3.21) with alcove cupboards.

Bathroom with walk in shower, wash hand basin and W.C.

Second Floor

Landing

Attic Room 1 14'11 x9'9 (4.55x2.98) with restricted headroom.

Attic Room 2 14'3 x9'9 (4.36x2.98) with restricted headroom.

Directions

From Melksham direction proceed towards Devizes on the A365 and pass through Sells Green. Continue over the canal bridge into Martinslade, the property is a short distance on the left.

Viewings

To arrange a viewing please contact the Devizes Office on 01380 723451.

These particulars, whilst believed to be accurate are set out as a general outline only for guidance and do not constitute any part of an offer or contract. Intending purchasers should not rely on them as statements of representations of fact, but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to their accuracy. No person in this firm's employment has the authority to make or give any representation or warranty in respect of the property. All measurements and distances are approximate only.

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