2 Bedroom Terraced House for sale in Pinkney Near Sherston
Situated along a leafy lane in the hamlet of Pinkney, this charming 2 bedroom period cottage boasts stunning original character features throughout plus a beautiful good-sized sunny garden. Planning permission granted for a large rear extension.
- Period Terraced Cottage
- Stunning Original Character
- Living Room with Wood Burner
- Light and Airy Kitchen/Dining Room
- 2 Double Bedrooms
- Stylish Bathroom
- Beautiful Sunny Garden
- Rural Outlook
- Planning Permission to extend
DESCRIPTION 2 Parsonage Cottages is a period Cotswold stone terraced cottage showcasing a wealth of fine character throughout complemented by a sympathetic light and airy extension at the rear. Believed to date back to the 1600s, the cottage is positioned along a quiet leafy lane within the hamlet of Pinkney located just a mile from the larger village of Sherston. Spanning over three floors via a beautiful original elm staircase with wide-board steps, the accommodation extends in all to 1,186 sq.ft.
On the ground floor, the front porch opens to the cosy living room featuring a wood burning stove and has a store room off ideal for coats storage and space for utility appliances. The impressive kitchen/dining room is filled with natural light and enjoys a lovely outlook over the garden. There is a high vaulted ceiling over the dining area with exposed beams and stone walling. The beautifully fitted units have timber worksurfaces and built in appliances. From the spacious landing, on the first floor there is a double bedroom and a stylish bathroom with a roll-top bath. On the top floor there is a magnificent master bedroom with high vaulted ceiling and exposed timber beams. From here, there is a pleasant outlook over the paddock land opposite.
There is an enclosed front garden with central paved path and mature shrub borders. The south-west facing rear garden has been beautifully maintained with colourful flower bed borders, trellises and well-established trees. Off the kitchen French doors, there is a gravelled seating area enclosed with Cotswold stone walling and steps leading up to the good-sized lawn. In the far corner there is a stone-built garden shed. On street parking is easily available in front of the cottage.
In June 2020, planning permission (ref: 20/03025/FUL) was granted to extend the property at the rear to create a substantial kitchen/family room and a third bedroom over.
SITUATION Pinkney is a small hamlet and community located about 1 mile east of the sought after village of Sherston, surrounded by beautiful Cotswold countryside with an array of pretty stone cottages and houses. Sherston, recently voted 5th best village in which to live by The Times, is a lively village which has many facilities including a popular primary school, doctors' surgery and pharmacy, superb shop and post office, two excellent public houses and a café/shop. There are a host of societies and clubs offering entertainment and social events for young and old alike which engulf the adjoining villages including Pinkney. The market towns of Malmesbury and Tetbury are close by and offer a wide range of services and shops including Waitrose and Tesco supermarkets and many other facilities.
Junctions 17 & 18 of the M4 are both within 15 minutes' drive providing easy commuter access to Bath, Bristol and Swindon whilst rail services to London-Paddington are available from Chippenham and Kemble. There is also a bus service travelling from Malmesbury to Yate which stops at Pinkney with daily school buses to the 'outstanding' Malmesbury Secondary school.