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5 bed House For Sale
Woodrow Road, Melksham
Guide Price £475,000

Property Description

  • Quote Reference #CRP for Viewings !
  • Period Property
  • Mature Garden
  • Fantastic Conservatory
  • Five Double Bedrooms
  • Garage
  • Driveway


***NO CHAIN*** Rose Cottage is a characterful five-bedroom detached period property situated on the outskirts of Melksham on the Lacock side of town. Offering the ‘best of both worlds' the property is surrounded by rural countryside front and back and is also within a half an hour walk to the town centre. Chippenham with a direct train line to London is 15 minutes away and the M4 is 20 minutes.

The property retains many of its original features with the oldest part of the house dating back to the early 1800s, but the house also has a modern extension added in 2002 and solar panels with a feed in tariff.

The accommodation briefly comprises; conservatory, living room, kitchen/diner, utility room, downstairs cloakroom, master bedroom with en-suite, four further double bedrooms and family bathroom. The property further benefits from gas central heating, double glazing, garage, driveway parking for 3 cars and front and rear gardens.

The accommodation comprises of:

Overlooking the front garden this south facing room is flooded with light from the wall of windows to the front and the glass roof overhead. This room would make a great entertaining space or a space to un-wind at the end of a long day with a book and a drink.
Radiator, electric fire, tiled floor, door and two windows through to the living room.

Living Room
This room is full of character, retaining the original beams, a painted stone wall which is the original external wall of the property, a wood burner with wooden surround and underfloor heating. The cosiest room in the house. Door through to kitchen, radiator, laminate flooring.

With views over the garden this is a great family space. Fitted with a range of base cabinets with worktop space over, Butler sink with mixer tap, space for fridge freezer, plumbing for dishwasher. The kitchen benefits from a Rayburn (supplies the heating & hot water) and additional electrical oven, an ideal place for cooking a big family meal at Christmas. The dining area features French doors out to the garden and is big enough for a large table. Wooden stairs leading to the first floor, tiled floor, radiator to dining area.

Utility Room
With a door from the garden this is an ideal space to remove those muddy wellies and wet clothes. Range of base and eye level units with work top over, 1 ½ bowl sink with mixer tap, space for a fridge/freezer, plumbing for washing machine/space for tumble dryer, tiled floor, radiator. There is also gas pipework if someone wanted to install a boiler.

Low level wc, basin, radiator, tiled floor, window to side elevation and extractor fan.

First Floor landing
Wooden floor, pew seating, doors to bedrooms and bathroom, airing cupboard, velux window.

Bedroom One
Windows over looking the rear garden with countryside views, built in wardrobes and bed frame, wooden floors, radiators, loft hatch, door to:

Ensuite Shower Room
Newly fitted this year with walk in shower, wash hand basin, bidet and low level wc, window to side elevation and radiator.

Bedroom Two
Window to front elevation, radiator, wooden floor

Bedroom Three
Window to rear elevation, radiator, wooden floor

Inner hallway to:

Bedroom Four
Window to front elevation, radiator, loft hatch

Bedroom Five
Window to front elevation, radiator,

Family Bathroom
Fitted with a three piece suite, comprising bath with shower over, basin and low level wc, window to side elevation, radiator and wooden floor

Internal garage with plumbing for washing machine, power, light and external tap. Door to internal hallway.

Front Garden
The garden is enclosed via a gate at the front and also incorporates a gravel driveway for 3 cars, lawned area, flower beds, shrubs and trees including a cherry tree, plum tree and fig tree. Outside light.

Rear Garden
A lovely, fully enclosed, mature garden with a patio leading off the dining area, an abundance of fruit trees – apples, pear, cherry and plum trees, plants, shrubs and lawned area. At the rear of the garden there is a wild flower area, vegetable patch and a summer house which could be an ideal spot for reading a book overlooking the neighbouring countryside. It would also make a great playhouse for children. Outside tap and electrical socket.

The property is in move in condition but also has so much potential subject to appropriate planning permissions in addition to what the current owners have already done.

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