WE'VE scoured the housing market in Swindon to bring you the 10 most expensive properties currently for sale in the town. Viewing highly recommended...
1. £799,950. Four bedroom detached house, Field Rise, Old Town.
Estate agent blurb: DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITY - A fantastic opportunity to purchase this imposing 1950's four bedroomed detached property located on one of Old Towns most sought after roads. The Pines is situated in approximately 3/4 acre and has beautiful mature gardens with views over Westleaze and Wroughton. The property is in need of some updating and offers great potential. In addition to the main house there is a planning consent for a separate 2100 sq ft detached dwelling.
2. £785,000. Nine bedroom semi detached house, Bath Road, Old Town.
Estate agent blurb: This fine example of a Victorian semi-detached property is situated on one of Old Town's most prominent roads and beautifully restored by the current owners. The property also includes a self contained one bedroom apartment achieving £748pcm incl and detached Coach House Annexe with Two Bedrooms currently let at £900 pcm incl, which can be converted back to Double Garage. The Main House comprises Six Bedrooms, stunning Sitting Room with Bay and luxury fitted Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Two Ensuites and Family Bathrooms. Features include a good sized enclosed Rear Garden and a viewing is highly recommended to appreciate this fine property by the vendors Sole Agents.
3. £699,999. Eleven bedroom house, Highworth Road.
Estate agent blurb: A fantastic opportunity to purchase this attractive property in the popular Stratton area of Swindon. Currently in use as a successful guest house, there is great potential to turn to other uses. The flexible space has currently 12 ensuite guest bedrooms, kitchen and dining room. There is the bonus of a 2 bedroom annexe, ample off road parking and garden.
4. £595,000. Four bedroom terraced house, Wood Street, Old Town.
Estate agent blurb: A substantial, beautifully presented period home situated in the heart of Old Town. The property has been restored to the highest of standards with a large 2 storey rear extension providing a superb fitted kitchen with lavish living space. A master bedroom suite with nursery, dressing room and en-suite bathroom. Viewing recommended.
5. £550,000. Five bedroom detached house, Marlborough Road.
Estate agent blurb: A spacious and well proportioned detached house with flexible living space and a large private garden, with potential for self contained annexe. Ground floor, porch, entrance hall, two reception rooms, kitchen/breakfast room, W/C. Downstairs, hall, study, bedroom, shower room, laundry room, garage. Upstairs, landing, four bedrooms, family bathroom.
6. £525,000. Five bedroom detached house, Vanbrugh Gate, Broome Manor.
Estate agent blurb: A much improved and significantly enlarged family house tucked away in a quiet spot overlooking woodland. Five double bedrooms, three bathrooms, (two en-suite), four reception rooms, kitchen/breakfast room, WC, large front and rear garden overlooking woodland.
7. £499,950. Eight bedroom detached house, Highworth Road, Stratton St Margaret.
Estate agent blurb: 'Rulfcott Lodge' is an impressive eight bedroom detached home sat on a beautiful mature plot on the very edge of Stratton St Margaret and within fifteen minutes of the picturesque Cotswolds. All bedrooms benefit from en-suite shower rooms / bathrooms as the property is currently being used as a fully licensed bed & breakfast.
8. £499,950. Four bedroom detached house, Hesketh Crescent, Old Town.
Estate agent blurb: Offered for sale is this character detached stone built family home situated in the heart of Old Town, standing on an exceptionally large plot with a double integral garage and workshop. This four bedroom house originally dates back to the 1840's and has been greatly extended over the last 25 years by the current owner. Benefitting from generous ground floor living space and lower ground floor games room with conversion potential. A rare opportunity to acquire a substantial detached family home.
9. £450,000. Five bedroom detached house, Whitworth Road.
Estate agent blurb: An individually designed five bedroom detached house situated in a private location along Whitworth Road. A large driveway accessed via a remote entry system from the house and providing parking for 8-10 cars.
10. £450,000. Three bedroom semi-detached house, Old Town.
Estate agent blurb: A 200 year old Grade II listed stone cottage enviably located overlooking The Lawns. The property has been recently renovated and offers spacious open plan living space with a fully fitted kitchen, three bedrooms, ensuite and family bathroom. There is a private West facing rear garden and planning permission in place for a rear conservatory, partly constructed.
Prices and information from Right Move, all correct at time of publication.