Standing in a prominent position within the desirable village of Urchfont is this Grade II Listed detached thatch cottage. The property is arranged over three storeys and offers much in way of character and charm.
The ground floor boasts three good sized reception rooms with both the family room and sitting room benefitting from open fireplaces and timber flooring. The kitchen/breakfast room runs across the back of the house and is beautifully light due to the vaulted ceiling with skylights. There are plenty of fitted solid wood cupboards, an AGA and sleek metro tiles give it a contemporary feel. Doors lead to both the garden and to a utility room and a play room. The utility room offers further storage cupboards and space for white goods. The playroom is perfect for families and is dual aspect.
The first floor has five bedrooms, a shower room and a family bathroom.
The second floor has a bedroom which runs the length of the attic and has been used as the master bedroom.
Urchfont is a pretty and unspoilt Wiltshire village with a strong community spirit which has an excellent primary school, post office, community shop, public house, fine church and good recreational facilities. There is a green and a duck pond at the centre of the village which is set on the edge of Pewsey Vale is an AONB. Devizes (4 miles) Pewsey (6 miles) and Marlborough (14 miles) provide a wide range of amenities and Salisbury, Bath and Swindon are within easy reach. Train services are from Pewsey to Paddington and the M4 lies to the north (J16 &17) and the A303/M3 to the south. There are well regarded schools nearby in Marlborough, Market Lavington, Devizes, Dauntseys and Pewsey.
To the side of the property there is an area of parking which leads to a pair of timber gates which open onto a drive beyond which lies a garage.
The main garden is located to the rear of the cottage and is mainly laid to lawn with enclosed boundary fencing, there is a gravelled area in which to sit and relax in and there are several mature trees and shrubs which provide variety and colour throughout the seasons.
Services: Mains water, electricity and drainage.
Gated Parking With Garage & Driveway