WATERSIDE - An elegant and charming four bedroom Victorian house which has been recently extended to create a stunning family home benefitting from ample parking, and delightful garden and grounds extending to circa 1.26 acres, which includes double bank river frontage allowing for private fishing. An excellent detached barn sits opposite the house comprising an enclosed storage shed, a car port with two parking spaces and external stairs leading to a home office/storage room above.
The house is immaculately presented throughout with well proportioned rooms and is thoughtfully decorated in beautiful heritage shades. The ground floor has much natural light with dual aspect reception rooms; this is highlighted in the recently extended part of the house which is home to a wonderful bespoke kitchen which incorporates an excellent dining space with access to a useful boot room and a guest cloakroom. The well equipped kitchen has a good range of cupboards, including a central island, fabulous granite work surfaces, Bosch integrated dishwasher and fridge/freezer, butler sink and a splendid pale blue three oven dual control electric Aga. There is ample space for a generous dining area, enhanced by impressive concertina doors which open fully onto the adjoining sun terrace. The original part of the house there is a lovely sitting room with a working open fire which in turn leads into a cosy family room/snug which enjoys a wood burning stove.
On the first floor is a splendid master bedroom suite comprising a bright contemporary style en suite bathroom, which includes a separate bath and shower. There is also a stylish walk- in wardrobe with fantastic views over the surrounding farmland and countryside from all rooms. Off the central landing are three further bedrooms, two of which have useful built-in storage cupboards.
This property is featured by our Waterside department.
Clatford is a small hamlet situated west of the village of Manton, about 2 miles from the historic market town of Marlborough in a designated area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. There are local village amenities in the neighbouring village of Manton including a well-regarded primary school, church and public house. The thriving market town of Marlborough has an extensive range of shopping facilities, a twice weekly market, various restaurants and pubs, and enjoys a good range of leisure facilities. The area is well served with excellent schools including Marlborough College, St. Johns Academy, Dauntsey’s and St. Mary’s, Calne. It is well located for access to the M4, (J15 about 10 miles), in addition there are direct rail services to London Paddington and the South West from Pewsey, around 7 miles away. The countryside surrounding Clatford offers good walking, riding and cycling opportunities and the nearby West Woods is renowned for its beautiful bluebells in spring.
The house is approached via a five bar gate onto a large gravel drive leading up to a detached barn garage comprising an enclosed storage area, open car port for two cars and external stairs to a spacious room/home office above, including power throughout. The gardens and ground extend to circa 1.2 acres in all. The delightful landscaped garden is mainly laid to lawn with two well stocked beds filled with perennials; also there are apple and plum trees and a charming mature Ash. There is an attractive sun terrace at the side excellent for outside entertaining, west facing it benefits from the afternoon sun. There is gate access from the drive into the meadow enclosed on the road side by laurel hedging and includes a line of young Oak trees. This leads through to the delightful river which includes both banks, fishing rights and a secluded seating area.
In all this is a most charming family house offering a huge amount of versatility with splendid rural views, a good degree of privacy with the benefit of being within easy reach of Marlborough.
Bespoke Kitchen/Dining Room
Master Bedroom Suite
Three Further Bedrooms
Contemporary Family Shower Room
Gardens And Grounds Extending To Circa 1.2 acres
Detached Barn Garage/Car Port With Home Office/Room Above