3 Bedroom Terraced House for sale in High Street, Sherston
Situated in the heart of the village, a prominent Grade II Listed 18th century house with well presented, light and airy character accommodation c. 1848 sq.ft. which has been recently improved and updated.
- Period Grade II Listed House
- Well presented character accommodation
- 3 Bedrooms plus attic study
- Large 'Georgian' drawing room
- Kitchen/Breakfast Room
- South-east facing rear garden
- On street parking
- Home Office in converted cellar
- New bathroom & downstairs WC
DESCRIPTION Lyndhurst is a prominent Grade II Listed Cotswold stone built period house situated on the High Street in the sought after village of Sherston within easy reach of many of the village's amenities. The property is believed to date back to the early 18th Century with a remodelled 19th Century frontage with a cut stone gabled porch and traditional stone mullion windows. The property has been recently improved and updated including a new external boiler, rewiring and a brand new kitchen installed.
The recently redecorated accommodation extends in all to 1848 sq.ft which is arranged over three storeys to include a large, light and airy 'Georgian' drawing room with open fireplace whilst to the rear, is kitchen/breakfast room which benefits from underfloor heating with vaulted ceiling and French doors leading to the rear garden. There is a newly added ground floor WC/utility room. Stairs lead down to the converted cellar with flagged floor offering a fantastic home office space. On the first floor there is a master bedroom with tradiitional fireplace, a further good bedroom and a newly installed family bathroom which features underfloor heating plus both a large shower and separate bath. On the top floor there are two interconnecting attic rooms with exposed beams and eaves storage. The first room would make an ideal study or possible occasional bedroom whilst the double bedroom has excellent views to the south.
Externally, there is an attractive frontage with railings and bin/log store area. To the rear, there is a reasonable south-east facing garden which has been recently landscaped with a patio terrace off the kitchen, good sized lawn and well-stocked flower borders. The garden is fully enclosed and enjoys a good degree of privacy. On street parking is easily available in the High Street and outside the front.
SITUATION The beautiful, ancient and much sought after village of Sherston with its broad High Street and historic stone houses is set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty conveniently located on the edge of the Cotswolds. Sherston has a thriving community and offers many facilities, including church, primary school, doctor's surgery, post office & general stores, hairdresser, wine shops and two pubs including the highly regarded 16th century Rattlebone Inn, with its excellent food and friendly atmosphere. The facilities and amenities in Sherston more than adequately provide for everyday need with a whole host of societies and clubs meeting on a regular basis offering entertainment and social events for young and old alike.
Schooling locally is second to none, with very good state and independent schools providing transport to and from the village on a daily basis. Close by are the market towns of Malmesbury and Tetbury which are both approximately 5 miles away. Malmesbury is reputed to be the oldest Borough in the country dating back to the 11th Century. Both towns offer a wider range of shops, services, schooling and leisure facilities. There are main line stations to London-Paddington at Kemble (14 miles) and Chippenham (12 miles) whilst Junctions 17 & 18 of the M4 are both within 15 minutes' drive providing convenient access to Bath, Bristol and Swindon.