4 Bedroom Semi-Detached House for sale in Sherston Road, Malmesbury
Set within a beautifully landscaped garden approaching 0.25 acres, this impressive four bedroom home is positioned on the rural western edge of Malmesbury approx. 1 mile from the town centre.
- Impressive Semi-Detached Home
- Beautiful Large Garden
- Rural edge of town location
- 4 Double Bedrooms
- 2 En-suites & Family Bathroom
- Spacious Open Plan Living Arrangements
- Generous Parking & Garage with Workshop
- Open views over adjoining countryside
- 1 mile from town centre
DESCRIPTION 1 Stiling Hayes is an impressive family home occupying a lovely position on the western rural edge of Malmesbury approximately 1 mile from the town centre and enjoys lovely open views of fields to both the front and rear. Set within a large plot approaching 0.25 acres, a particular feature of the property is the superb, beautifully tended to garden arranged at the rear backing onto fields. The property was constructed some 70 years ago by Whatley Manor Estate as a worker's cottage, Whatley Manor is located 1 mile away and is now a Michelin starred Hotel and Spa.
The accommodation is very well presented throughout and offers a great deal of space and charm. In modern times the property has been substantially extended creating spacious family sized accommodation extending in all to 1,929 sq.ft. The ground floor layout predominately comprises two large open plan living areas including an excellent triple-aspect 37ft kitchen/dining/family room with a WC and utility room at the side. The principal living room is open plan to a study area and features a fireplace and double doors to the garden. Upstairs, the property is well-appointed for modern family living comprising four double bedrooms and three bathrooms, two of which are en-suites. Excellent far-reaching views can be enjoyed from all the windows. A spacious landing provides a further study or home office area.
Outside and to the front, there is ample private parking for numerous vehicles. A detached garage offers eaves storage above and has an adjoining workshop both with power and lighting. The delightful garden has clearly been a subject of devotion. Meticulously landscaped with lawn interspersed with mature flower beds and meandering paths there is a pond at the far end alongside a charming summerhouse which benefits from power and lighting. There are additional power points within the garden too. Adjoining the kitchen patio doors, there is a large terraced seating area.
SITUATION Malmesbury is an ancient hilltop town situated on the southern edge of The Cotswolds. Traditionally a market town serving the rural area of North West Wiltshire, the town 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 and restaurants including a new Waitrose store 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 fired central heating, mains electricity and water. The boiler was replaced in June 2021. The drainage system is a septic tank shared between the 8 cottages. The current vendors pay £100 p/a which covers the cost of emptying of the tank annually and contributes to a healthy sinking fund for any future maintenance needs.