Located in the hamlet of Mile Elm in attractive mature gardens is this beautifully upgraded detached stone cottage.The property has over more recent years undergone a programme of modernisation including re-tiling and insulating the roof, adding a boiler in 2013 and underfloor heating in both the kitchen and upstairs bathrooms, as well as two storey extension to the rear.
Formerly two cottages made into one, the property has a lovely flow from room to room which is enhanced by the neutral appealing colour palette which makes the property beautifully light. On the ground floor there are three main reception rooms; the two principle rooms enjoy wood burning stoves and have painted ceiling timbers. The kitchen/diner is positioned at the rear of the house and has French doors to the garden and another to the side. The kitchen is the hub of the house and is fitted with an array of sage green and cream coloured cupboards which include butlers sink, Silestone worktops and a central island for dining and working whilst having ample space to relax. Also on this floor is a useful utility room and a cloakroom.
The first floor has a generous master bedroom with contemporary ensuite with bath and shower and Juilette balcony with stunning rural views. Three further bedrooms and a family shower room.
Mile Elm is a small hamlet on the cusp of Calne which offers an extensive array of shopping opportunities and superb outdoor pursuits. Extensive amenities are also offered by the towns of Marlborough and Devizes, while the larger centres of Chippenham and Swindon both have direct rail services to London Paddington and the South West and access to the M4. There are excellent schools in the area including, Marlborough College, Dauntsey’s, St Mary’s and St Margaret’s, Calne. The surrounding countryside is designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and offers good walking, cycling, riding and leisure opportunities.
The grounds extend to about 0.35 acres which have been sympathetically designed to make the most of the views over fields and include large areas of lawn, shaped stocked beds and an array of specimen trees. To the side of the cottage there is a brick paved drive which leads to a gravelled area for parking which leads to a garage. Within the grounds there is a freestanding construction studio/study with electric and a workshop to the end of the garage also with electric.
Master Bedroom Ensuite
3 Further Bedrooms
Family Shower Room