2 Bedroom Apartment for sale in Charlton Park House, Charlton
A two bedroom first and second floor apartment within a magnificent Grade I Listed Mansion House in a delightful parkland setting situated close to the ancient market town of Malmesbury. Planning consent for internal alteration, use of stately rooms, large communal gardens and grounds. Potential for use of equestrian facilities and airfield.
- First and Second Floor Apartment
- Grade I Listed Mansion House
- Parkland setting
- 2 Bedroom
- Communal Gardens and Grounds
- Private Parking
- Views across Charlton Park Estate
- Planning for internal alteration
DESCRIPTION This first floor apartment is situated within Charlton Park House, a magnificent Grade 1 Listed Mansion House and the former home of the Earl of Suffolk which was converted in the 1970's into 18 superior apartments. The apartment occupies the western end of the building and enjoys views across the privately owned Charlton Park Estate grounds.
The apartment is arranged over two floors and extends in all to 1,184 sq.ft and comprises an entrance hall with WC off, fitted kitchen and spacious living room with fireplace, whilst stairs lead up to a landing serving two bedrooms and a bathroom.
Also within the Mansion House are two impressive reception rooms which can be pre-booked for functions if required. In addition, the building has its own residents laundry whilst externally, the residents have free reign to enjoy the extensive communal gardens. Furthermore, by arrangement and wholly at the discretion of The Estate Office, stabling and use of the grass air strip maybe permitted.
SITUATION Charlton Park House is located in a private setting about a mile from Malmesbury within The Park at Charlton Park Estate, home to the Earl & Countess of Suffolk. The House sits within beautifully maintained gardens and overlooks The Park with uninterrupted views over open fields and parkland. The nearby village of Charlton, which is within walking distance, has its own public house/restaurant and parish church. Malmesbury is an ancient hilltop town situated on the southern edge of The Cotswolds. The pretty High Street has numerous independent shops, pubs and restaurants and a regular weekly Farmers market whilst the town has excellent choice of both primary and secondary schools and good recreational and leisure facilities. The M4 motorway (J17) to the south provides fast road access to the major employment centres of Bristol and Swindon together with London and the West Country. Main line rail services are available from Chippenham and Kemble (Paddington in about 75 minutes).
There are many local footpaths and bridleways and the area is well served for cultural and sporting interests. There are theatres in Bath, Bristol and Swindon, together with golf courses in Chippenham, Brinkworth, Castle Combe and Minchinhampton. Horse racing can be enjoyed at Bath, Newbury and Cheltenham, while numerous water sports are available at the Cotswold Water Park in South Cerney.
LEASEHOLD & MANAGEMENT Charlton Park House is managed by the residents and the current outgoings are £7,531.04 for the year 2020 to include all maintenance, gas wayleaves, insurance, ground rent and lift maintenance. The property is leasehold with an original lease term of 100 years which commenced in 1976.