4 Bedroom Detached House for sale in Church Hill, Burton
Situated in the heart of this delightful village, an attractive Cotswold stone detached home with charming character accommodation combined with a sympathetic contemporary extension.
- Detached Period Home
- High Specification Accommodation
- Bespoke Kitchen
- 4 Double Bedrooms
- En suite plus Family bathroom
- Two Receptions
- Garage and parking
- Charming Cottage Style Gardens
- Character Features
- Central Village Location
DESCRIPTION Pound Cottage is an impressive well-appointed detached period home situated within the heart of the village of Burton. Constructed of attractive Cotswold stone elevations, the original double fronted cottage dates back to the mid-18th Century and was sympathetically extended in 2006 featuring a stunning contemporary style oak and glass entrance hall. The property is finished to a high specification throughout with much thought and detail given to the subtleties of lighting, oak flooring and internal doors, wood burning stoves and underfloor heating beneath travertine floors.
The beautifully presented accommodation is arranged over two floors extending in all to 1,609 sq.ft. with light filled rooms combined with the traditional cosiness of a cottage. On the ground floor there are two reception rooms comprising a dual aspect living room with wood burning stove and a dining room with a large inglenook fireplace and wood burning stove inset. At the centre of the home is a stunning kitchen/breakfast room overlooking the rear garden and boasting granite worktops on bespoke cabinets and a Rayburn stove. Off the kitchen is a utility room and ground floor WC.
On the first floor the light and bright landing serves four double bedrooms, three of which with high vaulted ceilings and exposed beams. The master bedroom has a stylish en-suite shower room whilst the family bathroom has both a separate shower and roll top bath.
Outside, the cottage sits within well-kept gardens arranged to both the front and rear with various seating areas, sun terraces and planted borders whilst the front garden has a sunken chicken pen. At the top of the rear garden is a detached garage with private parking for two vehicles in front.
SITUATION The village of Burton lies on the southern tip of the Cotswolds and is in an area designated as being of outstanding natural beauty. The village comprises a variety of old cottages, farmhouses and larger country homes. The property is within walking distance of local amenities that include 'The Old House at Home' - a popular public house/restaurant, a new play area and the parish church whilst in the nearby village of Acton Turville (0.5 mile) there is a shop and post office and excellent Primary School. A further shop at nearby Nettleton is within walking distance and another primary school at Yatton Keynell. There are direct school bus links from the village centre to primary schools and several secondary schools. More comprehensive amenities can be found in the market town of Chippenham and the Georgian City of Bath both of which have main line rail links and Waitrose at Chipping Sodbury. The property is well placed for access to major road links including the M4 (Junction 18) and the A46 (4 miles) providing excellent access to Bristol (20 minutes), London and the south west.