Pye Corner, Atworth, Wiltshire


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A Truly Delightful Period Cottage and a real hidden gem available to the market for the first time in 50 years. Located at the end of a private track the property reveals itself at end of this track through a 5 bar gate and in between the established trees. The property itself which is believed to date originally from the late 1700 - early 1800's has been extended by the current owners to create a sizeable family home. The ground floor accommodation has an entrance hallway, 3 receptions, cloakroom and kitchen breakfast room whilst the first floor has 4 bedrooms, the master with en suit facilities and a bathroom. The cottage is warmed by mains gas central heating, is partially double glazed and retains many charming period features. It sits in a plot of around an acre of pretty managed gardens with a double detached garage, a swimming pool and country views.


Atworth is approximately three miles South of Corsham. The village offers a number of good amenities including a public house, parish church, infant and primary school and a garage/shop. There are further shops and facilities in the nearby village of Box whilst the Georgian City of Bath and towns of Bradford on Avon, Melksham and Corsham provide a more comprehensive range of shopping facilities, schools and services.


From our Corsham office bear right onto Pickwick Road and continue up to the A4. At the roundabout bear left, over the next roundabout and bear first left onto the Bradford Road. Follow this road for approximately three miles until you reach the traffic lights at Five Ways. Bear left and follow through the village of Atworth and out the other side. The drive to Pippin Cottage is the second turning on your right hand side just before Lowden Garden Centre.



The property is entered through a door to the side leading to.


The hallway has a useful storage cupboard, double doors to the living room and a door to the cloakroom and old kitchen, tiled flooring atop a concrete floor with a carpet finish over.


Window to the front, ceiling spot lights and fitted with a close coupled W.C, pedestal sink, heated towel rail, tiled splash backs, space for a washing machine and tiled flooring.

Sitting room

Double glazed window to the side, double doors into the Old kitchen, double glazed French doors leading to the terrace and steps leading up to the garden, double radiator, feature fire place with an inset log burner, telephone point and tiled flooring atop a concrete floor with a carpet finish over.

The Old Kitchen

With exposed ceiling beams, a stone mullion window to the front and a window to the rear, double radiator and a barn door to the front patio. The Old kitchen has steps up to the dining room telephone point and tiled flooring atop a concrete floor with a carpet finish over.

Dining room

Dual aspect windows to the front and rear, an exposed ceiling beam and exposed stone fireplace with an inset log effect gas burner/stove, double radiator, parquet flooring, steps leading up the the kitchen and stairs leading to the first floor landing.

Kitchen breakfast room

An additional room built with a pitched roof and located at the far end of the cottage the kitchen breakfast room is fitted with a range of wall and base units with roll edge work tops, two double glazed windows to the side and one to the rear and accessed from the front by double glazed French doors, ceramic sink and drainer with mixer taps, space for a range cooker, fridge freezer and dishwasher, floor mounted boiler, tiled splash backs and laminate flooring. At the end of the kitchen breakfast room next to the French doors there is a lovely chapel type pew seating and table.

First floor


Window to the rear, loft access, radiator, exposed ceiling beams and doors to the bedrooms. The landing area is also large enough to accommodate a study area.

Bedroom two

Two windows to the front with views over the garden, built in wardrobes with hanging and shelving space, radiator and a door to.

En suite

Window to the rear and fitted with a white suite which includes a panelled bath, pedestal sink and low level W.C, tiled splash backs and a shaving light and point. There is also a storage cupboard with shelving.

Bedroom one

Dual aspect windows to the front and side with lovely views over the countryside and front garden, double radiator, built in wardrobes with hanging and shelving space and a telephone point.

Bedroom three

Stone mullion window to the front, radiator and built in wardrobes with hanging and shelving space.

Bedroom four

Large window to the rear and a double radiator.


Double glazed window to the side and fitted with a four piece white suite which includes a panelled bath, low level W.C., pedestal sink, shower cubicle, double radiator, shaving point and tiled splash backs.


Front Garden

The large garden extends all around the property. To the front there is a concrete patio accessed from the kitchen breakfast room and entrance hall. It is mainly laid to a lawned area with a stone path leading from the parking area to the patio and an established arrangement of bushes trees and shrubs.

Double garage

The property is approached along the pretty track and leads to a 5 bar gate and the parking area and garage. The parking area is very large and laid to stone chippings. Their is in addition an area laid to block paving approaching the double garage for more parking whilst the garage has 2 sets of carriage style double doors, power and lighting.

Side garden

The garden extends down both sides of the cottage. These areas are also mainly laid to lawn with established trees bushes and shrubs and various pathways meandering around the garden and in addition there is a summer house, garden shed, small pond and partially submerged heated swimming pool, patio area and summer house. There is also a large stone shed and separate area which is fenced off from the rest of the garden and is laid to lawn and a vegetable plot.

Rear garden

The rear garden is laid mainly to lawn with established trees bushes and shrubs and is enclosed by a low fence which fronts an open field.

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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