Sherston Road, Luckington: £950,000
IDEAL EQUESTRIAN – Occupying a prime location in the heart of Beaufort Country, a beautifully presented house (2168 sq.ft) with c. 4 acres of paddocks and a range of modern stables with garaging/storage. 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, 3 reception rooms, kitchen/breakfast room, utility, cloakroom, delightful garden.
DESCRIPTION This beautifully presented home offers a very rare opportunity to acquire an excellent family house coupled with its own land which extends in all to nearly 4 acres. The property lies in a delightful rural location and has been completely remodelled in recent years and today offers excellent accommodation extending in all to around 2162 sq.ft which is light and spacious throughout. On the ground floor there are three separate reception rooms as well as a spacious hall. The kitchen/breakfast room features an Everhot range cooker and a range of bespoke kitchen units and storage. A spacious dining room is perfect for entertaining whilst the living room has an open Jetmaster fire and beautiful doors leading out to the delightful garden. On the first floor are three large double bedrooms, two with stylish en suite bathrooms, a further family bath/shower room whilst the top floor boasts a suite with bedroom and bathroom and excellent views back to Sherston. The house is warmed by modern oil fired central heating with under floor heating across the whole ground floor.
Shallow Brook however is all about the outside as very few properties rarely have equestrian facilities. The property stands in about 3.9 acres which is predominantly arranged into two large fenced and hedged paddocks served in all by three vehicular accesses to suit. A modern range of stables and outbuildings have been erected which sit on a concrete railed yard with water, light and power and comprise 2 loose boxes, a tack room, hay/feed shed and large garage/machine store.
SITUATION This ideal equestrian property lies midway between the sought after villages of Sherston & Luckington in the heart of the Duke of Beaufort Hunt’s Saturday Country in a rural location amidst gently rolling Wiltshire countryside. The property is situated on Shallowbrook Lane, a bridleway and quiet byway providing excellent riding out. The beautiful and much sought after village of Sherston with its broad High Street and historic stone houses, is conveniently located about 1 mile away and has a thriving community and was recently voted as 5th Best Village in which to live by The Times. Luckington lies a similar distance away and both villages offer 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.