Orchard Cottage, Upton Lovell, Warminster, Wiltshire

£795,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
Drawing room

Sitting room

Kitchen/breakfast room

Utility and Cloakroom

Principal bedroom with en-suite shower room

4 Further bedrooms

Study

2 Bathrooms

Dressing room

Garage block

Kennels

Garden

Set behind electric gates in approximately 0.5 of an acre, this spacious detached period property provides five bedrooms and beautifully appointed accommodation arranged over three floors. The house has been improved over the years and has handsome stone elevations under a pan tile roof. Inside the accommodation is light and airy, with original features and contemporary fittings and décor.

There are two well-proportioned reception rooms on the ground floor; the drawing room and sitting room, which have wooden flooring and fireplaces with woodburning stoves. The sitting room has French doors opening onto the south facing terrace. The kitchen/breakfast room has attractive tiled flooring and modern wooden units to base and wall level with worktops and integrated appliances. There is also a utility, useful boot room and cloakroom.

The first floor has four well presented double bedrooms of similar proportions. The principal bedroom features an en-suite shower room with a walk-in shower. There is a family bathroom on the first floor, while the second floor forms another suite with a large double bedroom, a stylishly fitted bathroom with a freestanding, roll top bath and a walk-in shower and a dressing room with extensive fitted storage.

Orchard Cottage is located at the end of a no through road in the heart of the Wylye Valley. Upton Lovell has a pub, while nearby Heytesbury offers a range of amenities, including a church, shop/post office, primary school and two public houses. Codford has a doctors surgery, garage with filling station, supermarket, theatre, village hall and sports field. Nearby Warminster meets most everyday needs. Bath and Salisbury are almost equidistant with further shopping, leisure and cultural facilities.

There are road links to the A303 (approximately 5 miles) joining the M3 to London. Train stations are at Warminster and Salisbury (London Waterloo) and also nearby Westbury (London Paddington).

The local area offers walking, riding and cycling, with walks along the River Wylye and access to Salisbury Plain from the end of the lane. There are primary schools in the surrounding local villages and Grammar Schools in Salisbury. Public schools include Warminster, Dauntseys, Port Regis, Salisbury Cathedral School, Godolphin and Chafyn Grove. Marlborough, St Mary's Calne, Bryanston, Sherborne and Bath are all accessible.

At the front of the property is a concrete driveway and detached garaging block, with double and single garages and three adjoining kennels. The south-facing garden to the front and sides of the house has colourful, flowerbeds, paved and gravel terracing and a variety of trees, including an orchard with plums, cherry, apple and greengage trees. To the rear, wonderful views extend across the open fields and rolling countryside.

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