Rightmove is currently marketing a five-bedroom detached home, which is currently under construction, for £750,000.

Maton Close, behind the former St Peter's School, backs on to the Kennet and Avon Canal and are well placed for the town's amenities being just a short stroll from the Market Place.

The Ashford Home development, 7 Maton Close, has "a well equipped kitchen with granite or quartz worktops and will feature a range of integrated appliances and tiled flooring."

Bi folding-doors lead to the garden, a utility with door into the double garage, a cloakroom and a study and snug.

Rightmove also describe a private balcony outside the main bedroom with canal views and underfloor heating throughout the property.

The Bath Road property is due to be complete by November or December - subject to supplies and weather.

Rightmove add: "Maton Close is only a short walk from amenities and enjoys views over the famous Kennet & Avon canal, part of a waterway joining London to Bristol and famed for its flight of twenty-nine locks, an engineering and aesthetic marvel walking distance from the town, and a paradise for canoeists, barges and anglers.

"Featuring a wealth of listed buildings and a weekly market, the bustling town enjoys a beautiful setting amidst Wiltshire's chalk downlands criss-crossed by ancient byways. Cultural facilities include a museum, active theatre, cinema and vibrant live-music scene. The range of amenities include a choice of supermarkets, shops, a modern leisure centre with indoor swimming pool, public library, and schooling for all age groups.

"The major centres of Bath, Salisbury, Swindon, Marlborough and Chippenham are all within a 30-mile radius."

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Lower Ground Floor: Entrance hall, study, kitchen/dining room, utility (with door into garage), cloakroom.
Ground Floor: Living room with balcony, two bedrooms, bathroom.
First Floor: Three bedrooms, master with en suite and large balcony, shower room.
Externally: Garage, two allocated parking spaces, good sized garden, views onto the canal.