A substantial detached property situated in a semi-rural location with beautifully presented accommodation throughout, offering excellent living and entertaining space both internally and externally.
The accommodation flows well and offers spacious well proportioned rooms, particularly the sitting room which is
double aspect room with a solid fuel stove and wooden flooring and the fabulous Orangery where the kitchen/breakfast family room is located with bi folding doors and a twin atrium roof providing a lovely light and airy room. The kitchen has an excellent range of units and is fitted with a Rangemaster and an Italian Wood Pellett burner. There is a separate dining room and a large bootroom with cloakroom off.
There are three bedrooms on the ground floor, with a family
bathroom, the master bedroom has built in cupboards and a
superb shower room and on the first floor there is a double
bedroom with ensuite bathroom, perfect for guests. In all this is an excellent house offering great versatility.
Grounds & Gardens
Set back from the road in a slightly elevated position, the
property is approached via a large gravel driveway which sweeps around to the front and side.
Within the mature and private grounds there are a number of outbuildings, one of which is a detached office, which offers the potential to develop further should additional accommodationbe required for a dependent relative or to generate an income as a holiday rental (Permission has been granted to extend and convert into a one bedroom holiday let, Expires Nov 2016).
The house has extensive parking for many vehicles on the gravel drive in front of a detached timber double garage and home office. The lovely gardens have been beautifully landscaped and are mainly laid to lawn extending to 0.936 acre in all. There is a decked sun terrace, a fabulous Breeze house complete with sink and pizza oven, ideal for outside entertaining, a kitchen garden area with green house and many fruit trees. There is also a home office/studio, which is insulated, has light and power and underfloor heating, ideal for a variety of uses. The garden enjoys a high degree of privacy and backs onto open countryside
Situated in the parish of Tockenham and approximately halfway between the bustling villages of Royal Wootton Bassett and Lyneham. Both villages offer excellent local amenities which include restaurants, public houses, junior school, library, superstore, petrol station and village grocery store to name but a few. There are excellent motorway links to London and the West Country with Junctions 16 & 17 both within easy reach. The nearest main line train station can be found in Chippenham, approximately 5 miles away. (London Paddington 1hr 15mins) The World Heritage site of Bath is circa 24 miles away and the neighbouring towns of Royal Wootton Bassett and Marlborough and Swindon provide added facilities.
From the Chippenham office take the A4 to Calne. As you approach Calne, take the A3102 signposted to Hilmarton and Lyneham. Continue for approximately 4 miles to Lyneham. At the roundabout take the second exit onto the A3102, signposted to Royal Wootton Bassett. Continue for approximatley half a mile and the property is located on the left hand side just before the junction marked Tockenham & Grittenham, and marked with our for sale board.