4 Bedroom Detached Bungalow for sale in Lea, Malmesbury
Set in the very heart of the sought-after village of Lea next to the pretty village chapel and backing onto open fields, this deceptively spacious detached bungalow (over 1800 sq.ft.) has been superbly redeveloped with beautiful handcrafted finishes.
- Substantial Detached Bungalow
- Well-Appointed & Extended Accommodation
- Bespoke Handmade Joinery Finishes
- 4 Bedrooms
- 2 En-suites & Family Bathroom
- Large Open Plan Kitchen/Family Room
- Separate Living Room
- Garden with views over fields
- Parking & Garage/Storeroom
- Centre of popular village
DESCRIPTION East Meadow is a deceptively spacious detached bungalow set in the very heart of the desirable village of Lea next to the traditional chapel and backing onto fields. Over the last few years, the property has been exceptionally re-designed and extended creating a versatile home suitable for those downsizing and offering ample space for families alike. Internally, the accommodation has been finished to an excellent standard featuring beautiful bespoke joinery finishes throughout including panelling. Other improvements include the installation of a new oil tank and boiler whilst modern specifications include a built-in Bluetooth sound system.
The sizable accommodation extends in all to 1,876 sq.ft. comprising four double bedrooms, two of which benefit from stylish en-suite shower rooms. The family bathroom is fitted with a luxurious roll-top bath. The property has been thoughtfully designed to include plenty of storage with a garage/storeroom and a range of units within the utility room whilst situated within the entrance hall there is the superb addition of a bespoke fitted coats and boots cabinet, perfect for country living. The true centre piece of the home is the magnificent kitchen/dining/family room complete with a wood-burning stove and bi-fold doors taking in the rural outlook. The handmade bespoke kitchen is beautifully fitted with painted timber units beneath cherry worktops arranged around a central island with Belfast sink and incorporates integral appliances such as a dishwasher and wine cooler. Adjoining the kitchen there is a living room also with double doors opening to the sun terrace.
East Meadow's plot approaches 1/4 of an acre enjoying a sunny south-east aspect and the excellent views over the adjoining fields. There is off-road parking for several vehicles behind a five-bar timber gate across a gravelled driveway. The gardens are mostly laid to lawn with mature trees and shrubs bordering, whilst within the far end there is a vegetable garden with raised timber beds. Two patio terraces have been well-positioned off the patio doors from both a bedroom and the main living accommodation enabling the internal accommodation to flow outside ideal for the summer months and hosting guests.
SITUATION Lea is a pretty and very sought after village situated approximately two and a half miles east of Malmesbury surrounded by beautiful Wiltshire countryside with a network of footpaths and bridleways, ideal for those who enjoy the outdoor life. Lea has an excellent Primary School, a very good public house with restaurant and a parish church. Nearby Malmesbury, an ancient hilltop market town, is reputed to be the oldest borough in England. Today, the High Street has numerous independent shops, pubs and restaurants 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 oil central heating, mains drainage, water and electricity. Local Authority Searches are in hand to facilitate a quick sale if required.