In excess of 900 square feet is this character cottage, with a log burner in the living room, vaulted ceiling in the kitchen diner and two double bedrooms, both with built in storage.
Situated off the pond within the heart of the village, this idyllic spot is a gardener's and walker's delight, with a generous south west garden and direct footpath access to The Coombs and The Ridgeway.
Comprising entrance hallway/reception, living room, kitchen diner, pantry, utility cupboard, two double bedrooms and first floor bathroom. A sweeping brick footpath leads through the garden and up to the front door. An internal hallway is an original reception and offers space for a desk and church pew, along with a handy under stair store cupboard. The living room is to one end and has a vast chalk fireplace with log burner; there are fitted shelves and cupboards along with a window seat looking out to the garden. A modern kitchen extension has been added, the beams in the vaulted ceiling remain in keeping with the cottage, french doors lead out to a covered seating area, there is space for a central dining table and sofa. Pantry and utility cupboards are to one end. The kitchen is finished with granite worktops and a Belfast sink. On the first floor there are two double bedrooms with ample built-in storage, both with views of the garden and the trees in the backdrop. There is a white bathroom suite and double airing cupboard also on the first floor.
The garden is well stocked with a variety of trees, plants and shrubs as the current vendors are keen gardeners, steps lead up the side of the property to a footpath into The Coombs. There is space for two sheds and a summer house, which has power connected, making for an ideal home office environment.
Bishopstone sits in the foothills of the famous Ridgeway area of outstanding natural beauty, along with its many public open spaces and fields around, it is ideal for outdoor pursuits. Helen Browning’s farm and public house is located in the village, a local Brewery Arkells pub serving food as well as local ales. The village benefits from its own primary school and nursery, with buses running to nearby Wroughton for Ridgeway secondary school. The area has great transport links, the M4 motorway access 3 miles from the property, the A419 links to the M5 Motorway. Swindon Station is approximately 5 miles away and trains to central London, Bath and Bristol and the West Country run on a regular timetable.
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