If it’s character your want, we have just the thing for you. Formerly two adjoining properties in Chippenham, it’s now one big cottage with bundles of scope. For a full look at GWB’s property portfolio, just click on their logo within the article. To book a viewing or a valuation call 01249 444449.
WHERE: Lowden, Chippenham, SN15
ASKING PRICE: £350,000
DETAILS: An individual three bedroom detached cottage situated in a convenient location within walking distance of the town centre and mainline station. Formerly two cottages the property now offers flexible accommodation with two principal reception rooms complemented by a study, garden room and spacious reception hall, kitchen/breakfast room with adjoining utility/boot room and wetroom/cloakroom.
The first floor offers three bedrooms and bathroom with separate shower. Other benefits include double glazing, gas central heating, gardens to the front and sides and a detached garage with adjoining studio and off road parking.
Situation – The property is in an established residential location a short distance to the west of the town centre. Local shops and amenities are close to hand as are the train station and town centre. Chippenham’s highly regarded secondary schools, Sheldon and Hardenhuish are also within a short distance.
Chippenham has a wide range of amenities to include High Street retailers and supermarkets and in addition a Leisure Centre with indoor swimming pool, Library, Cinema and public parks. There is a regular main line rail service from Chippenham station to London (Paddington) and the west country and the M4 motorway is easily accessed via Junction 17 a few miles north of the town.
Accommodation Comprises – Wooden Entrance Door to:
Reception Hall – 12’11” x 8’3″ (3.94m x 2.51m) – Upvc double glazed window to front. Stairs to first floor. Wood laminate flooring. Radiator. Dado rail. Two wall light points. Door to Dining Room. Step and door to:
Study – 12’6″ x 7’11” (3.81m x 2.41m) – Upvc double glazed window to front. Radiator. Stripped wooden flooring. Inset spotlights. Range of fitted bookcases. Stripped wooden door to:
Sitting Room – 14’0″ x 12’1″ (4.27m x 3.68m) – Upvc double glazed window to front. Radiator. Feature fireplace with inset cast iron wood burning stove. Television point. Heat recovery system.
Dining Room – 13’2″ x 12’11” (4.01m x 3.94m) – Radiator. Feature fireplace with oak beam, tiled hearth and Herringbone brick back. Door to Kitchen. Obscure glazed door to:
Garden Room – 8’6″ x 7’5″ (2.59m x 2.26m) – Upvc double glazed windows to three sides. Double glazed door to Garden.
Kitchen/Breakfast Room – 13’5″ x 11’9″ (4.09m x 3.58m) – Upvc double glazed window to front and rear. Radiator. Exposed ceiling beams. One and a half bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer tap. Rolled edge work surfaces with matching upstands and tiled splash backs. Drawer and cupboard base units with matching wall mounted cupboards. Space for cooker with extractor over. Exposed brick wall. Stable door to:
Utility/Boot Room – 10’0″ x 9’10” maximum (3.05m x 3.00m maximum) – Double glazed window to front. Window to side. Door to garden. Tiled floor. Inset spotlights. Access to roof space. Plumbing for automatic washing machine. Door to:
Cloakroom/Wet Room – Obscure double glazed window to rear. Low level WC. Wash basin. Fully tiled walls. Extractor.
First Floor Landing – Solid wood flooring. Inset spotlights. Wall light point. Doors to:
Bedroom One – 14’4″ x 12’11” (4.37m x 3.94m) – Double glazed window to front. Radiator. Stripped wooden flooring. Feature fireplace with stone surround.
Bedroom Two – 13’8″ x 11’10” (4.17m x 3.61m) – Double glazed window to front. Radiator. Exposed beams. Feature cast iron fireplace with tiled hearth and exposed brick.Two built-in cupboards, one housing the hot water tank. Elm floorboards.
Bedroom Three – 10’0″ x 7’10” (3.05m x 2.39m) – Double glazed window to front. Radiator. Stripped wooden flooring. Large over stairs storage recess.
Bathroom – Obscure double glazed window to front. Chrome ladder radiator. Separate fully tiled shower cubicle with power shower. Corner bath. Pedestal wash basin. Close coupled WC. Tiling to principal areas.
Gardens – A path from the parking area leads into the mature gardens to the front and either side of the cottage. There is a lawned area with mature flower and shrub borders and two garden ponds. Paved seating area with stone chipped pathway leading to further area of lawned garden. Lean- to greenhouse.
Garage – 27’0″ x 8’9″ (8.23m x 2.67m) – Up and over door.
Studio – 11’0″ x 7’5″ (3.35m x 2.26m) – Double glazed door and window to front.
Parking – Area of off road parking to the front of the garage.
Directions – From the bridge centre proceed out of town on the A4, Rowden Hill. Continue past the hospital and take the next turning on the right into Lowden where the property can be found on the right hand side, immediately before the turning to The Quadrangle.