Flat 5 Wye House comprises a superb duplex first floor apartment accessed by the gracious front entrance of the impressive Wye House, one of Marlboroughs most notable buildings. Converted in the early 1990's from the original Georgian building to create a range of beautifully appointed retirement apartments by Beechcroft Developments. The accommodation, set to the rear of the building away from the road offers gracefully proportioned rooms set on a split level first and second floors with a large double aspect main reception room with fine views over the very well maintained communal gardens, a well appointed kitchen and a large double bedroom with built-in wardrobes and an ensuite bathroom are also located on the first floor. On the second floor there is a double aspect bedroom with an ensuite shower room and a third bedroom currently used as a study. The communal parts of the property are as you would expect with Georgian architecture. There is a personal alarm in the property and an estate manager/secretary who is on site part time. The lease of 999 years dated from 1984.
The lively market town of Marlborough provides an extensive range of shopping facilities, a twice-weekly market, a public library and various restaurants and pubs. The town is well served by a good range of schooling and benefits from a sports centre with an indoor swimming pool. Access to the M4 motorway junction 15 is approximately 10 miles, and the expanding commercial centre of Swindon is about 12 miles from where there is a regular Intercity rail service to London Paddington. The countryside surrounding the town is designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and includes nearby Savernake Forest.
There are impressive communal gardens comprising of a lawned area and very well stocked and maintained flower beds set within a small square. Allocated parking and further visitor parking is available to the front of the building on the well maintained and presented gravel drive.
The lease is of 999 years dated from 1984.
Notable Grade II Listed Marlborough Building
Close to Town
Two Storey Retirement Apartment
First and Second Floor
Allocated Off-Road Parking