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A fabulous family home with spacious and versatile accommodation arranged over three floors, with a well maintained mature garden, integrated double garage, secluded patio and sunroom in a peaceful location on the outskirts of the historic market town of Marlborough.
This family home offers excellent accommodation with well proportioned, light and airy rooms. The generous entrance hall leads to three reception rooms, the main lounge, fitted with two fabulous full height feature windows overlooking the garden, the second, a large dining room, and the third, a breakfast/family room with a gas fire, cast iron surround and brick hearth. A well appointed custom built kitchen adjoins the family room, it has a good range of cupboards, integrated oven and fridge, with outstanding views to the west. There is a utility room off, with additional storage and plumbing for washing machine, and access to the lower ground floor. A lovely west facing sunroom offers year round use, which benefits from an additional outdoor balcony, and steps leading to the fabulous garden. On this upper ground floor are also two double bedrooms with storage (one currently used as a study) and a guest bathroom.
Upstairs there are four bedrooms off a bright landing area, including a master bedroom with fitted wardrobes and generous en suite bathroom with enclosed shower. There is also additional storage on the landing and one of the bedrooms, a family bathroom with bath, sink vanity unit.
To the lower ground floor there is an extensive games room, (able to accommodate a table tennis/full size snooker table) with French Doors leading to a secluded patio, an integrated double garage, with gardeners WC, storage space and lobby with door to the garden.
Skylarks is situated on the outskirts of Marlborough, in an elevated position with lovely south westerly country views over the Kennet Valley and still with in walking distance of the town centre. The wonderful historic market town of Marlborough provides an extensive range of shopping facilities, a twice weekly market, a public library and various pubs and restaurants. The town is well served with a good range of schooling including Marlborough College and St. Johns Academy, and benefits from a sports centre with an indoor swimming pool. Marlborough is well located for access to the M4 (junction 15 about 10 miles) and the commercial centre of Swindon is about 12 miles, from which there is a regular rail service to London Paddington and the South West. There are additional stations in Pewsey, (about 7 miles) Great Bedwyn, (about 7 miles) and Hungerford (about 10 miles).The countryside surrounding Marlborough is designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and offers good walking and cycling opportunities including the nearby famous 'West Woods' at Lockeridge known for their bluebells and Savernake Forest.
The house is approached from the lane to a spacious gravel drive with parking for several cars, with access to the front door via stone steps leading to a front patio entrance. The wonderful garden is on two levels, well maintained, predominantly laid to lawn with plenty of mature borders and shrubs, several apple trees, a cut flower garden and a secluded sun terrace adjoining the house with a feature pergola draped in a mature vine, perfect for outside entertaining. The sunroom and balcony are accessed by steps from the garden, with external lighting and sliding doors into the breakfast/family room. There is also a sizeable shed and a garden store under the house.
Master Bedroom with en suite
Four Further Bedrooms
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