5 Bedroom Detached House for sale in Tetbury Hill Gardens, Malmesbury
Situated within one of Malmesbury’s most desirable and secluded positions, this substantial individual detached home is set within 0.75 acres. 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, 4 receptions, large kitchen, study, private parking, detached cabin and extensive grounds.
- Individual Detached Home
- Private Setting
- 5 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms
- 4 Receptions & Study
- Spacious Kitchen
- Extensive Grounds & Detached Cabin
- Ample Parking
- Walking distance to town centre
DESCRIPTION Hopelands is an individual detached home set within one of Malmebury's most exclusive and highly desirable positions on Tetbury Hill Gardens adjoining Malmesbury tennis courts. Accessed by a long private drive, the property sits within a substantial plot of 0.75 acres surrounded by mature high hedges creating an excellent degree of privacy. Built in 1991 by the current owners, the property has evolved over the years creating versatile family sized accommodation of 3,610 sq.ft. spanning over three floors.
The spacious ground floor principally comprises a kitchen, four reception rooms plus a study. The large kitchen offers ample space for dining arrangements and is beautifully fitted with white country style units and granite worktops arranged around a central island breakfast bar and also showcases a walk-in pantry off. The living room features a wood burning stove whilst the impressive family room has a gas burning stove along with a high vaulted ceiling incorporating full height windows overlooking the garden and a mezzanine above.
Upstairs, there are four double bedrooms on the first floor and four bathrooms, three of which are en-suites. In addition to a full en-suite bathroom, the master bedroom also benefits from a dressing room with fitted wardrobes. The two other en-suite bedrooms have mezzanine floors over each. The top floor attic has been converted to a further bedroom complete with an en-suite bathroom as well.
Hopelands is approached over a long private drive set well away from the road and neighbouring properties. The drive sweeps around to a large gravelled parking area at the front of the property. The grounds extend in all to 0.75 acres and are mainly laid to an extensive lawn surrounded by mature trees and hedges with a landscaped terraced patio wrapping around the house. Set behind a high hedge, there is a further 'secret garden' which provides a vegetable patch and current tree house area.
Within the garden, there is an excellent detached timber built cabin with power and electricity providing a further 302 sq.ft of accommodation perfect for entertaining guests. There are two mezzanine rooms over the main games room and a covered timber veranda at the front.
SITUATION Malmesbury is an ancient hilltop town situated on the southern edge of The Cotswolds. Traditionally a market town serving the rural area of North West Wiltshire, the town is reputed to be the oldest borough in England created by Charter in 880 AD by Alfred the Great. Today, the High Street has numerous independent shops, pubs and restaurants including a new Waitrose store and a regular weekly Farmer's 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).
TENURE & SERVICES We understand the property is Freehold with gas fired central heating and solar panels on the cabin roof which are wholly owned contributing to the electricity under a 25 year original high tariff generating approximately £2,500 p/a. The property is on mains drains and water. The property benefits from a very good EPC Rating 'B'.