The Furze is a very well proportioned and appointed, detached and spacious family home that has been extended and modernised throughout. Approached across a gravel drive the downstairs accommodation includes a large hallway leading to the excellent kitchen/breakfast room which has wooden wall and base units complimented by granite worktops. The sitting room has French doors on to the garden and an archway through to the dining room. There is a centralised log burner which is open to both these rooms. There is one bedroom on the ground floor and an additional room which is suitable for use as a bedroom or study. A wooden staircase rises to the first floor where there is a galleried landing with bedrooms and bathrooms leading off it. The annexe is accessible through its own entrance and from the patio garden. It features a fully fitted kitchen, bathroom, living room and a bedroom.
Gardens and grounds
There is parking for several cars to the front and side as well as a front lawn and mature trees. To the rear is a good size, south west facing garden with a large area of patio affording plenty of space for outside entertainment. The garden is stocked with mature shrubs and separate vegetable patches enclosed with wooden sleepers.
Surrounding area and communications
The property is located in North Newton on the edge of Upavon, where local amenities include a shop, a post office , two public houses and a primary school in the adjoining village of Rushall. Pewsey, approximately 4 miles away, provides further facilities including a supermarket, shops, doctors' and dentist surgeries, public houses and a bank. There are sports facilities including a swimming pool, football and rugby clubs, a thriving tennis club and bowls club. It is an excellent base from which to explore the beautiful surrounding countryside, with a local Nature Reserve and a network of bridleways and footpaths throughout the Pewsey Vale offering exceptional walking and riding opportunities, as well as the Kennet and Avon Canal nearby. The larger market towns of Marlborough and Devizes offer a more comprehensive range of amenities. Pewsey rail station offers a regular mainline rail service to London Paddington (1hr 15 mins) and motorway access to London and the West Country via junction 15 of the M4 (approx 20 miles).
From Marlborough High Street proceed south on the A345 to Pewsey and continue for approximately 7 miles into the town. Continue on the A345 out of Pewsey in the direction of Upavon and at the mini roundabout turn left towards Upavon. The house is on the right, quite soon after the roundabout.