Chapel Row, Luckington: £530,000
Located at the heart of this thriving village with a delightful outlook over the adjoining playing fields, this deceptively spacious extended period cottage has 3 double bedrooms and excellent open plan living accommodation.
DESCRIPTION The Old Penny School is a deceptively spacious village home located in the heart of this thriving community adjoining the playing fields and within easy level walking distance to the primary school, shop and pub. Believed to date back to the 18th century, the cottage has been substantially extended over the years whilst retaining character features including exposed beams and exposed stone fireplaces.
Arranged over two floors and extending in all to a generous 1,919 sq.ft. the ground floor has excellent open plan arranged accommodation with a spacious front living/dining room with a total of three feature fireplaces, one of which with a working wood burning stove inset. The modern part of the property has the entrance hall with cloakroom off and underfloor heating which continues to the fitted kitchen/family room which is open to a conservatory overlooking the sunny garden. Off the kitchen is a utility room. On the first floor there are three excellent sized double bedrooms and a family bathroom. The master bedroom has an en-suite with shower over bath and enjoys views across the garden.
The long south-facing garden enjoys a great degree of privacy accessed off the kitchen and through double gates at the side. Landscaped over three principal terraces, the garden has two large patio areas with a pond plus a useful summerhouse whilst to the end is a good-sized lawn. There is off road parking for several vehicles in front of the cottage.
SITUATION Luckington is a delightful and much sought after south Cotswold village situated on the Wiltshire/Gloucestershire border which has retained much of its charm and character. The village has a good range of local amenities that include an excellent post office & general store, primary school, popular public house and parish church and is about situated about 2 miles from Sherston which is a lively village with further shops and wide ranging facilities. Tetbury, Malmesbury, Chipping Sodbury, Chippenham and Yate are the larger towns in the vicinity where a complete range of services can be found. Communcations are excellent particularly for the Bristol and Bath commuter whilst there are frequent inter-city train services at Chippenham and Kemble (14 Miles) and the M4 provides fast access further afield. The areas major centres of Bath, Bristol, Gloucester, Cheltenham and Swindon are all within a 30 mile radius.