A rare opportunity to purchase a Grade ll* Listed apartment located within easy walking distance of the town centre. The property boasts many period features, and offers spacious flexible ground floor accommodation.
The communal entrance hall retains the original flagstone floor and benefits from a high ceiling which along with the panelling gives an impressive glimpse of the charming period features which run throughout the property. The generous sitting room which also benefits from a high ceiling and further panelling, along with window shutters and an open fireplace. There is a further reception room with a fireplace, and an inner hall which leads through to the kitchen, family bathroom and the generous bedroom with walk in wardrobes.
Grounds & Gardens
A door from the inner hall provides access to the rear of the property where there is a south west facing courtyard and communal gardens which leads on to a private off road parking space.
St Mary Street (a no through road) is considered to be one of North Wiltshire's finest streets, lined with period houses and on its northern side the backdrop of Monkton Park and the River Avon - as Betjeman remarked ' The most perfect unselfconscious bit of English country townscape one could hope to find'.
The market town of Chippenham provides a comprehensive range of shopping facilities and amenities including modern sports/leisure centre and mainline rail services (Paddington about 75 minutes) all within easy walking distance.
Excellent road communications provide easy access to the major employment centres of Swindon and Bristol and, via the M4, London and the West Country. There is a good choice of both state and private schooling in the area along with numerous country and leisure pursuits. The Georgian city of Bath is about 12 miles away providing an excellent range of shopping facilities and cultural opportunities.
Tenure - Leasehold 999 Years From 1st January 1995
Services - Mains Water & Drainage
& Electric Storage Heaters
Local Authority Wiltshire County Council
Council Tax Band C
Service Charges For Period July - December 2016
Building Fund £225.34
Ground Rent £20.00
Grade ll Listed - EPC Exempt
To find out more about this property and its location please contact our Chippenham office
"A beautifully proportioned early 17th Century Grade II* Listed apartment with considerable character, including exposed beams, panelling & fireplaces set within this much sought after location."
01249 444 557