3 Bedroom Semi-Detached House for sale in Corston, Malmesbury
A recently upgraded semi-detached 18th Century period home tucked away on the edge of the village set within colourful well established gardens boasting well-proportioned, light and airy accommodation. Garage and parking.
- Semi-Detached Period Home
- Discreet tucked away position
- Light filled with high ceilings
- 3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms
- 2 Large Reception Rooms
- Remodelled Kitchen/Breakfast Room
- Double Garage & Parking
- Office/Studio over garage
- Private Wraparound Gardens
DESCRIPTION This characterful semi-detached period home forms a large wing of a late 18th Century quarry foreman's house believed to have been remodelled in the 1920s to incorporate two full height bay windows which complement the high ceilings enhancing the light and airy accommodation. In recent years, the property has been remodelled and upgraded presented in all to an excellent standard. The accommodation is arranged over two floors and extends in all to 1,541 sq.ft. whilst a garage provides storage and the additional benefit of a room above which offers a home office/studio space.
The ground floor opens to a remodelled entrance hall with flagstone flooring, WC off and stairs up to the first floor which has a large store cupboard beneath. There are two well-proportioned reception rooms benefitting from the full height windows and fireplaces, the living room of which has a multi-fuel burning stove inset. A new kitchen/breakfast room has been superbly designed with bi-fold doors opening to the sunny garden whilst the units have integrated Neff appliances to include an induction hob, fridge/freezer and oven/grill. On the first floor, a galleried landing leads to a modern bathroom fitted with a separate shower and bath. There are two large double bedrooms and a third single bedroom. The principal bedroom has been upgraded with a new wet-room style en-suite.
The wraparound gardens are a delight, arranged to three sides with a well-kept lawns and colourful established beds, borders and trees whilst the whole enjoys a good degree of privacy enclosed by timber fencing. In addition to the double garage there is off road parking to the front for two or more cars.
SITUATION The village of Corston has a public house and parish church with delightful walks amongst the Wiltshire countryside that surrounds it. Malmesbury is an ancient hilltop town situated on the southern edge of the Cotswolds and is about 2.5 miles away which 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) is conveniently located 3 miles to the south of Corston providing excellent access to the major centres of Bristol and Swindon together with London and the West Country. Main line rail services are available from Chippenham and Kemble near Cirencester providing fast links with the capital (Paddington in about 75 minutes).
TENURE & SERVICES We understand the property is Freehold with oil central heating, mains drainage and water. A new external boiler and pressurised hot water tank was installed within the last 5 years.