4 Bedroom Detached House for sale in The Street, Charlton
Set within a large well-established plot of a third of an acre at the heart of this desirable village, this individual detached family home boasts very well proportioned light and airy accommodation.
- Individual Detached Village House
- Light & Airy Family Sized Accommodation
- 4 Double Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms
- 2 Spacious Receptions
- Kitchen/Family Room
- Large Well Established Garden
- Ample Parking & Double Garage/Workshop
DESCRIPTION Greystones is a substantial family home set within a large established plot of a third of an acre at the heart of the desirable village of Charlton backing onto open fields. The property was individually built of reconstituted Cotswold stone with attractive gable elevations and drip mouldings over the windows. The accommodation has been extended and remodelled over the years to offer generously proportioned rooms which have been thoughtfully designed to flow well throughout with large windows allowing for plenty of natural light. Spanning over two floors, the accommodation extends in all to 2,183 sq.ft.
The spacious ground floor comprises an entrance hall with cloakroom, a dining room with French doors to the garden and further double doors opening to the large dual aspect living room with an open fireplace and a bay window overlooking the garden. The well fitted kitchen is open plan to a family room and has a utility room off.
The first floor boasts four double bedrooms and three bathrooms, two of which are en-suites. The impressive master suite has a broad range of fitted wardrobes in addition to the en-suite shower room.
Externally, Greystones is set away from the road by a large gravelled driveway accessed through a fire-bar double gate providing parking for numerous vehicles. The 31ft double garage has ample space for a workshop if required and houses the utility appliances. The generous rear garden is a particular feature, enjoying a good degree of privacy and backing onto open paddocks, the garden is mainly laid to lawn with a variety of well-established shrubs and trees. From the back of the house there is a large patio and a further seating area to the side with pergola over.
SITUATION The property is located in the charming village of Charlton which adjoins the Charlton Park Estate, the ancestral home of the Earl of Suffolk. This desirable village has an excellent public house 'The Horse & Groom' within a short level walk, parish church and village hall as well as a beautiful cricket ground and playing fields close by. There are lovely walks surrounding the village. Malmesbury is the nearest town (about two miles) and 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, restaurants and cafes, there is also a new Waitrose store and a regular weekly Farmer's market. The town has an excellent choice of both primary and secondary schools and very good recreational and leisure facilities. The M4 motorway Junction 17 to the south provides fast road access to Bristol and the West Country while Junction 16 gives access to London. Main line rail services are available from Chippenham, Swindon and Kemble (Paddington in about 75 minutes).
TENURE & SERVICES We understand the property is Freehold with oil fired central heating, mains water and drains. The property benefits from newly replaced double glazing to the majority of the windows.