4 Bedroom Detached House for sale in Cresswell Lane, Lea
This pretty double fronted detached period cottage sits within a large garden of approximately 0.4 acre and offers excellent opportunities to extend or potentially develop parts of the site (subject to planning being sought) whilst consent has been granted for a triple garage with home office over.
- Pretty period detached cottage
- Large level gardens c. 0.4 acre
- Consent for triple car port plus home office
- 3 Bedrooms plus 2 attic rooms
- 2 bathrooms
- Ample parking
- Further potential (STP)
DESCRIPTION This pretty double fronted detached period cottage sits within a large garden of approximately 0.4 acre and offers excellent opportunities to extend or potentially develop parts of the site (subject to planning being sought). An existing planning consent granted by Wiltshire Council reference 17/09762/FUL, permits the erection of a triple car port with room over, making it ideal for the car enthusiast and home worker needing an office. A further garage and access at the western end of the garden offers further potential.
The cottage itself offers excellent accommodation arranged over three floors extending in all to around 1796 sq.ft and displays a great deal of its original character with exposed beams and trusses. The property has a decent sized living room, excellent kitchen/dining room opening to the rear garden, whilst on the first floor there are two bedrooms and a bathroom plus an en suite off the master bedroom. The attic floor has further potential to divide into additional bedrooms
SITUATION The property is located down a quiet lane just outside of the village of Lea with delightful countryside on the doorstep yet a strong community village within a short walk. 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).