Bath Road, Devizes, Wiltshire

£475,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
**WONDERFUL WATERSIDE HOME** BACKING ONTO CANAL** OVER 2100 SQFT** 4 DOUBLE BEDROOMS & 4 RECEPTIONS** Relax in your own hot tub and enjoy watching the barges pass by at this superb canalside cottage! This impressive family home is the perfect definition of a 'Tardis'- with over 2100 sqft of beautifully presented accommodation that is not immediately apparent from the charming character facade. From its previous incarnation as a shop, the property has been transformed by the current owners into a splendid home that blends the old with the new. Inside, a delightful panelled entrance hall leads off to a 22ft dual aspect sitting room with a marble fire surround and a separate dining room with painted beams, an exposed brick chimney and doors to the garden. There is a stylish 'Magnet' kitchen with solid granite worktops, well equipped with a range of quality integrated appliances to include self cleaning ovens and a wine chiller! Furthermore there is a family room to the rear, a utility and downstairs cloakroom. On the first floor the cottage is equally impressive with four double bedrooms, dressing room, a family bathroom and separate shower room. The vaulted master bedroom is light and airy with a large Veluxe, French doors to a balcony and en suite WC and shower rooms. A study with a further balcony completes the layout. Outside there is parking for two cars, a garage and store room. The landscaped garden is south facing and opens onto the canal with a hot tub set under an oak framed gazebo with lighting. There are apple, pear, plum and bay trees featuring alongside ornamental shrubs and trees.

Situation

The property is set in a most convenient location being just a short stroll from the town centre and enjoying superb views over the famous Kennet and Avon Canal to the rear. Historic Devizes is bisected by the canal, part of a waterway joining London to Bristol and famed for its flight of twenty-nine locks, an engineering and aesthetic marvel walking distance from the town, and a paradise for canoeists, barges and anglers. Featuring a wealth of listed buildings and a weekly market, the bustling town enjoys a beautiful setting amidst Wiltshire's chalk downlands criss-crossed by ancient byways and prehistoric earthworks providing a scenic playground for walkers and cyclists. Cultural facilities include a museum, active theatre, cinema and vibrant live-music scene. The major centres of Bath, Salisbury, Swindon, Marlborough and Chippenham are all within a 30-mile radius.

Property Information

Tenure: Freehold.

Council Tax: Band A

EPC Rating: D.

Services: All Mains Services Are Connected.

Agent's Note: The top section of garden from the red acer is rented back from The Canal & River Trust (for £175.72 p.a incl vat).

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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6 - 7 Market Place, Devizes, Wiltshire, SN10 1HT

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