This very attractive 19th century white rendered and thatched property is situated in the heart of this pretty village and has just been renovated and refurbished. There are two reception rooms on the ground floor both with fireplaces and the newly fitted kitchen has a range of units with wooden worktops, a pantry store, a cook master range cooker and a built in dish washer. To the rear is a utility area with plumbing for a washing machine and a well appointed shower room and separate w.c. Upstairs are 4 bedrooms, one being dual aspect with an ornamental fireplace and a second having built in storage. A family bathroom completes the accommodation on the first floor.
Garden and grounds
There is a generous cottage garden at the front which is planted with spring bulbs and has a pathway leading to the front door. There is also a driveway leading to the garage and on either side are raised areas of lawn with flower borders. A lovely weathered red brick garden wall provides a boundary around the rear garden which is mainly laid to lawn. There is an old brick built out house in the back garden and access to the rear of the property.
Surrounding area and communications
The quaint village of Marden is in the heart of the sought after Vale of Pewsey, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty between the Salisbury Plain to the south and the Marlborough Downs to the north. It is an ideal location from which to explore the stunning surrounding countryside with a network of bridleways and footpaths offering many walking and riding opportunities. This small rural village has a village hall, church and well regarded pub The Millstream. Woodborough Garden Centre is 3 miles away, offering a café and farm shop. Devizes (5 miles) is a charming historic market town and provides a more comprehensive range of shopping and leisure facilities and hosts a popular weekly market, as well as the Kennet and Avon canal. The area is well served by an excellent range of independent schools including St Francis, Dauntsey's, St Mary's Calne, Marlborough College and Stonar. There are state secondary schools in Lavington, Devizes, Pewsey and Marlborough. There are mainline rail services from Pewsey (about 7 miles) offering a regular service to London Paddington
There is a small flying freehold with the attached cottage
From Marlborough High Street proceed west on the A4 in the direction of Calne and Chippenham. At the Fyfield garage turn left to Lockeridge and continue along this road through Alton Barnes and Woodborough and take a right hand turning out of Woodborough signposted to Marden. Continue along this road and take the first left into the village where the property is located on the right hand side, as indicated by our For Sale board.