High Street, Sherston: £950,000
One of the finest Grade II listed properties occupying a prominent position on Sherston High Street in the very heart of this sought after village with the benefit of a side access to a garage plus a large and private garden at the rear. Flexible accommodation c.3500 sq.ft with 5 bedrooms, 4 reception rooms.
DESCRIPTION Huntly House, formerly the Foresters Arms, is one of the finest Grade II listed properties on Sherston High Street and occupies a prominent position in the very heart of this sought after village and has the benefit of a side access to a garage plus a large and private garden at the rear.
The sizeable accommodation is arranged over three floors with cellars below and extends in all to around 3500 sq.ft overall with generously proportioned rooms with high ceilings in the principle part of the house. A farmhouse style kitchen boasts an Aga whilst at the rear of the house is a more traditional living room with woodburning stove. on the first floor the master bedroom boasts an en suite bath with access to useful attic room on the second floor. At the rear of the property there are two further bedrooms and shower room and overall the property offers plenty of flexible living space, including five bedrooms and 2 shower rooms.
The large private garden is more or less South facing with a narrow side access form the High Street leading to a detached stone garage. The landscaped garden is mainly laid to lawn with colourful well stocked borders, various trees and an ornamental pond.
SITUATION The beautiful and much sought after village of Sherston with its broad High Street and historic stone houses, is conveniently located on the edge of the Cotswolds and has a thriving community and was recently voted as 5th Best Village in which to live by The Times. The village offers many facilities including churches, primary school, doctors’ surgery, post office/general stores, hairdresser, wine shops and two excellent public houses together with a host of societies and clubs offering entertainment and social events for young and old alike. Close by are the market towns of Malmesbury and Tetbury and both towns offer a wide range of shops including Waitrose and Tesco supermarkets, services, excellent schools and leisure facilities . Junctions 17 & 18 of the M4 are both within 15 minutes’ drive providing easy commuter access to Bath, Bristol and Swindon whilst rail services to London-Paddington are available from Chippenham.