Located in the heart of this thriving village with many appealing features stands this Seventeen Century cottage. This enchanting property has been tastefully decorated with a neutral palette of colour which highlights the exposed timbers and brickwork.
Over the years the cottage has been extended to create comfortable yet versatile living with a welcoming entrance hall which leads to a dual aspect sitting room with inglenook fireplace which houses a wood burning stove. The dining room is across the hall and has ample space for a dining table and adjoins the kitchen. The kitchen is beautifully fitted and appointed with shaker style cupboards with quartz mix work tops, integrated dishwasher and integral oven which compliments the oil fired Rayburn. The kitchen has a connecting door through to the garage. The ground floor also benefits from an en-suite bedroom/study with an array of built in wardrobes. A family bathroom completes downstairs.
The first floor has two double bedrooms with built in cupboards and contemporary family bathroom.
Burbage is situated on the edge of Savernake Forest, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Local amenities include a Post Office, shop, doctor's surgery, primary school, garage and a pub. The market town of Marlborough (around 6 miles) has an extensive range of shopping facilities, a twice weekly market, a library and various restaurants and pubs and enjoys a good range of leisure facilities. The area is well served with excellent schools including St John’s Academy, Marlborough College and Dauntsey’s. There are direct trains to London Paddington and the South West from Pewsey, Great Bedwyn (both about 5 miles) and Hungerford (about 10 miles). The major commercial centres of Swindon, Andover and Newbury plus the M4, A303 and M3 are within easy reach.
The property is approached via a gravel drive which sweeps up to the property offering parking for several cars and leads to an integral garage. The front garden is laid to lawn and enclosed by mature hedgerows. A pedestrian gate opens onto a side paved terrace which wraps around to the rear garden with an attractive pond. This spot is ideal for outside entertaining and has steps which lead up to a garden which has stocked borders lining the perimeter offering a variety of seasonal colour and privacy.
Mains water, electricity and drainage. Oil fired central heating.