2 Bedroom House6, West Street, Malmesbury
A charming Listed cottage (700 sq ft) with the rare benefit of a PRIVATE PARKING SPACE, 2 bedrooms, bathroom. Entrance lobby, sitting room, kitchen/dining room. Enclosed garden. NO ONWARD CHAIN
The Property - This charming Listed cottage dates from the early 19th Century and is situated in a desirable street that is both convenient for the town centre and access to the river walk that encircles the town. It is presented in good order throughout and has an enclosed garden a short distance from the rear.
The Accommodation - Whereas most cottage front doors come straight into the living room, in this instance there is a lobby with the stairs leading to the first floor. The pretty sitting room has an open fireplace with a recess to one side suitable for a desk, and to the other an alcove with the remains of an old spiral staircase and wooden mullion window. The kitchen at the rear has room for a table, a tiled floor and a west facing window. On the first floor are two double bedrooms, one with a part vaulted ceiling and a bathroom with shower over the bath.
Outside - At the rear is a small courtyard plus a gravelled area with a log store. A short distance away is an enclosed mature garden which has gravel and well stocked borders plus a summerhouse. Beyond is an allocated private parking space.
General - All mains connected. The gas combination boiler in the kitchen supplies central heating and hot water. Council Tax Band C - £1727.59 payable for 2019/20. There is no EPC as the cottage is Listed.
Location - Malmesbury lies close to the border of Wiltshire and Gloucestershire, 14 miles south of Cirencester and 10 miles north of Chippenham, with Swindon 16 miles to the east and Bath 24 miles to the west. It has a good selection of shops including a Waitrose supermarket, a regular farmers' market, a library, museum, leisure centre with pool, two primary schools and an Ofsted rated Outstanding secondary school. J17 of the M4, 5 miles south, provides access to the area's major employment centres and there are trains to Paddington in just over an hour from Chippenham, Kemble and Swindon.
Directions to SN16 0AR - At the top of the High Street bear left and continue past the Abbey to the Triangle. Here turn left onto Bristol Street and first right into West Street.