Bunnies Lane, Rowde, Wiltshire

£695,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A Victorian home of real distinction! This attractive Grade II Listed double fronted property, situated in the heart of this popular village enjoys a wealth of character and has been much improved in recent years by the current owner. The house sits in beautifully maintained walled gardens, laid to lawn with well stocked borders, fruit and other specimen trees, and which enjoys an excellent amount of privacy. There is off road parking and a detached double garage with a flexible space above that could be a studio/office or perhaps a games room. Inside the spacious hallway opens off to three excellent reception rooms which are all dual aspect and a useable ventilated cellar. There is a farmhouse style kitchen with an AGA, parquet flooring and a central island with a solid wooden worktop, and a step up to a breakfast area with exposed brick flooring. In addition there is a utility and downstairs cloakroom. The first floor gallery landing with wood flooring has access to the large loft space which offers further scope to convert (subject to the relevant consents). There are four bedrooms (3 are sizeable doubles) and a spacious family bathroom with a cast iron roll top bath and shower.

Directions

From Devizes take the A342 signed to Chippenham and Rowde, follow the road through the village, passing the Cross Keys and the George and Dragon public houses.From Devizes take the A342 signed to Chippenham and Rowde, follow the road through the village, passing the Cross Keys and the George and Dragon public houses. As the road bears to the right take the second left which is Bunnies Lane. Langenhoe is the first house on the right. Parking is available in front of the double garage at the rear of the house.

Situation

Rowde is a popular Wiltshire village which provides a very popular junior school, two thriving public houses, a village community shop and a church. Devizes town centre which offers a comprehensive range of shopping, transport and leisure facilities including a swimming pool, schools for all ages, a cinema, theatre, museum and thriving weekly market is 2.2 Miles away. The major centres of Salisbury, Swindon, Marlborough and Bath are all within a 25 mile radius. Chippenham Railway station with fast links to London and Bristol is just 20 minutes away by car.

Accommodation

Regency style front canopy, completely rebuilt in 2006 and new hardwood windows fitted in 2017. Outside lights on a sensor, front door:

Entrance Hall

Tiled floor, stairs to 1st floor, radiator, dado rail:

Cellar

Rewired two years ago, brick floor, former coal chute providing ventilation, ideal wine cellar with a good head height.

Sitting Room

Dual aspect, exposed wooden floorboards, bay window with shutters, sash window with secondary double glazing, two radiators, TV point, fireplace with inset Jotul log burning stove, picture rail and dado rail, wired for Sky.

Family Room

Dual aspect, sash windows with secondary double glazing, picture rail and dado rail, TV point, feature open fireplace, radiator, fitted dressers to either side of fireplace.

Dining Room

Dual aspect with sash windows, display shelving, fitted dressers to either side of chimney breast, feature open fireplace (currently capped), radiator, ceiling rose, picture rail and dado rail.

Kitchen / Breakfast Room

Kitchen area: Oil fired AGA, parquet flooring, windows, exposed brick fireplace, central island with wooden worktop, fitted dresser and cupboard, space for fridge freezer, radiator, step up to:

Breakfast Area: Sash window, brick fireplace, stainless steel sink and wooden worktop and space and plumbing for dishwasher, door:

Utility

Window, 1 1/4 stainless steel sink and draining unit, plumbing and space for washing machine.

Rear Hall

Tiled floor, stable door to garden, door:

Cloakroom

Opaque window, low level WC, wall hung wash hand basin, tiled floor.

First Floor Landing

Window, dado rail, wood floor, access to part boarded loft space with pull down ladder and light (scope to convert to further accommodation subject to building regs).

Bedroom One

Window with secondary double glazing, wood floor, radiator, built-in wardrobes to either side of chimney breast, feature cast iron fireplace with tiled hearth.

Bedroom Two

Window with secondary double glazing, wood floor, radiator, built-in wardrobes either side of chimney breast, feature cast-iron fireplace with tiled hearth.

Bedroom Three

Window, radiator, stained wooden floorboards, door:

En Suite Shower Room

Tiled floor, close coupled WC, wall hung wash hand basin, corner shower, extractor.

Bedroom Four

Formerly the bathroom (which could be reinstated if one preferred a bigger fourth bedroom- i.e scope to swap with the bathroom) window, radiator, bookcases, wood floor.

Bathroom

Window, radiator, corner shower, cast-iron roll top bath, pedestal wash hand basin, low-level WC, wood floor, airing cupboard with immersion tank, wooden panelled walls.

Externally

Double Garage

Twin remote controlled electric roller doors to front, light and power, stairs to studio/games room. The garage was rebuilt and extended in 2008.

Studio / Games Room

Over the top of the garage with conservation skylights.

Parking

Parking for two cars in front of the double garage.

Gardens

Walled rear garden (NB- The wall to the rear has been rebuilt), outside boiler and lights, concealed oil tank. Lawn on two tiers, small pond, Mediterranean style sun terrace with roses, Honeysuckle and Clematis, Olive tree, pergola, westerly facing aspect to rear, excellent privacy, pear tree, three apple trees, lavender, holly tree, Yew tree, Box trees, twisted willow, planted yew hedge to front giving the property extra privacy, additional patio sun terrace.

Agent's Note

Most of the windows of the property have been refurbished and are fully functioning with new sash cords and draft proofing.

These particulars, whilst believed to be accurate are set out as a general outline only for guidance and do not constitute any part of an offer or contract. Intending purchasers should not rely on them as statements of representations of fact, but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to their accuracy. No person in this firm's employment has the authority to make or give any representation or warranty in respect of the property. All measurements and distances are approximate only.

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