Grove Cottages, Hinton Parva, Swindon

Guide price

Bedrooms: 3
An immaculately presented 3 bedroom period property set within landscaped gardens with private yard including 7 stables, approximately 7.5 acres in a quiet part of this popular village.

The property

A semi detached period house constructed in 1865 and originally 3 cottages it has a later extension in 2010, constructed of painted rendered brick elevations under a tiled roof relived by double glazed windows. The property is situated side onto the village road and the rooms enjoy the most wonderful rural views to the east. The property is presented to a high standard with a palette of neutral tones and a splash of colour, giving it a bright light feel throughout, it has been well looked after by the present owners and has the benefit of contemporary living. On the ground floor there is an attractive fully fitted kitchen breakfast room with a large island and integrated appliances and leads through to the family room/snug which was added in 2010, this room certainly brings the garden inside. The formal sitting room expands into a dining area which has a pretty fireplace and log burner for those cosy evenings. The sitting room has a double aspect which gives it plenty of light. Complimenting the ground floor is a particularly large sun room with bi folds leading onto the terrace and garden, this is ideal for entertaining. The first floor has 3 double bedrooms, the master benefiting from an en suite and the most idyllic rural views. Complimenting the other two bedrooms is a well appointed family bathroom. The gardens are fully enclosed and mainly laid to lawn with pretty flower and shrub borders with an array of colour for all seasons. There is a garage with access to the house and plenty of parking. A track leads down to the yard which has an impressive 7.5 acres with post and rail fencing, 7 stables, tack room and store room, outdoor floodlit sand and cloppf fibre ménage, the position of the yard is delightful, the peaceful setting is ideal for those who want to get a away from it all, yet offers wonderful equestrian facilities, the village has a very diverse active community and has an abundance of bridleways with easy access to The Ridgeway.


Front door leads to a porch which leads into the sitting room and opens into a dining area. It has a double aspect and attractive fire place with wood burning stove for those cosy evenings. Door leads into the kitchen /breakfast room with a range of built in wall and base units, 11/2 bowl Belfast sink, integrated dishwasher, fridge freezer and Neff double oven and overhead extractor, and ample work surfaces including an island, the kitchen opens into a family room/snug where there is ample room for enjoying the garden as it certainly brings the outside in . The large utility room with plenty of storage, cloakroom with basin and WC and useful summer room with bifold doors leading onto the terrace and garden compliment the ground floor.

Stairs lead up to the first floor, there is a loft hatch above the landing which is boarded, off the landing there are 3 good size bedrooms which have the most delightful rural views. The master bedroom has built in wardrobes and a door leads to the en suite with a well appointed shower room, with shower cubicle, basin and WC. The family bathroom has a separate shower, bath, basin and WC as well as a built-in cupboard.


The house is approached via the village street to a shared drive leading through into the private drive for 1 Grove Cottage leading down to garage and a turning area, the garage has an up and over door, power and light and parking in front and plenty of parking in front of the house, with outside lighting, path leads to the front door and side door. The garden to the front is fully stocked with flower and shrub border with a natural hedge behind. Access through the garage and side door via the sun room leads through to the pretty rear enclosed garden, mainly laid to lawn surrounded by established fully stocked flower and shrub borders, large paved sun terrace ideal for entertaining, timber garden shed and greenhouse, outside water and lighting.

A track leads down to the equestrian yard which is quietly situated and boasts some 7.5 acres with post and rail fencing, 7 immaculately presented stables, on the left there are 4 stables that are 14 x 12 and 12 x12 as well as a tack room and feed room. The stables on the right have 2 x 12 x 12 stables and well as shelved storage. There is plenty of power points as well as water and plumbing. The land is either side of the outside school which is floodlit measure 40 x 20 and fully enclosed. The equestrian yard could be run as a professional business or enjoyed by a family with horses and ponies. It is situated in a peaceful location a rural village with many local bridleways, and easy safe access for riding out.

General Information

Mains electricity, water and private drainage. Oil fired central heating. Telephone lines subject to the usual transfer regulations.

The property is Band D. Swindon Borough Council

If you have any questions about this property, please call Julie Fellows 07828 114578 or email

COVID Restrictions

We are now able to arrange viewings and valuations. Due to the pandemic, sensible precautions and conditions are now in place, to protect all parties. Before a viewing is arranged we would ask for any potential buyer to have seen the property externally(if possible), be familiar with the area and to have undertaken as much research as possible. Phone us and ask anything. Let us know your likes and dislikes and we will do our best to guide you. We do not want to place at risk our vendors or ourselves, to any unnecessary contact. Ideally viewers should be in a position to proceed and for this property to be what they are looking for, not simply to get an idea with a future view of possibly moving. If any person is 'at risk', had recent contact with anyone showing cold like symptoms, or in any way feels unwell, please inform us so a decision can be made. All viewings will be accompanied. Please wait away from the front door for us to arrive. Please bring hand sanitiser, if possible disposable gloves and face masks. We will open up and when ready ask you to step inside. We will all keep a 2 meter distance. If you wish to see inside a cupboard etc, ask us to open it. Do not touch anything. If you accidently touch anything please inform us so we can disinfect. Once the viewing has taken place please exit the property immediately. We would ask you to then phone us with questions and feedback. We look forward to seeing you.

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