Oxford Cottages, Alton Barnes, Marlborough, SN8

£425,000 OIRO
  • Ref: 14961
  • Type: Semi-Detached House
  • Availability: For Sale
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Reception Rooms: 1
  • Tenure: Freehold
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Property Features

  • Overlooks open countryside
  • The Hamlet of Alton Barnes
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Two reception rooms
  • Landscaped gardens

Property Summary

Oxford cottage is situated in the hamlet of Alton Barnes with captivating views of the famous White Horse, this three-bedroom semi-detached cottage is a charming freehold property dating from the 1920’s. The house boasts a tastefully decorated interior, decorated in neutral and heritage tones. The sitting room welcomes you with a wood-burning stove and French doors opening to an adjoining garden terrace. An elegant dining room with a stunning fireplace offers a lovely aspect of the front garden, a well-equipped kitchen featuring Shaker style fitted cupboards, original wooden work surfaces, and integrated appliances. The kitchen gives access to a versatile rear porch which leads to the landscaped garden. The first floor comprises a bright landing leading to three bedrooms, two of which have charming feature fireplaces, whilst the third is currently used as a study. All bedrooms have splendid views of the countryside and the delightful cottage gardens.

Full Details

DESCRIPTION Oxford cottage is situated in the hamlet of Alton Barnes with captivating views of the famous White Horse, this three-bedroom semi-detached cottage is a charming freehold property dating from the 1920's. The house boasts a tastefully decorated interior, decorated in neutral and heritage tones. The sitting room welcomes you with a wood-burning stove and French doors opening to an adjoining garden terrace. An elegant dining room with a stunning fireplace offers a lovely aspect of the front garden, a well-equipped kitchen featuring Shaker style fitted cupboards, original wooden work surfaces, and integrated appliances. The kitchen gives access to a versatile rear porch which leads to the landscaped garden. The first floor comprises a bright landing leading to three bedrooms, two of which have charming feature fireplaces, whilst the third is currently used as a study. All bedrooms have splendid views of the countryside and the delightful cottage gardens.

Situated in the Vale of Pewsey, designated as an Area of Outstanding Beauty, the property enjoys breath-taking surroundings. The Barge Inn and Honeystreet Cafe are delightful destinations located on the Kennet and Avon Canal in Honey Street. The Kennet and Avon Canal is a beautiful waterway that stretches across southern England perfect for recreational activities. Nearby, Pewsey provides day-to-day amenities and a railway station with regular direct services to London Paddington (59 minutes) and to the Southwest. Additional amenities can be found in the market towns of Devizes (6 miles) and Marlborough (8 miles). Reputable schools, including St. John's Academy, Dauntsey's, and Marlborough College, are within the area.

OUTSIDE The exterior features a thoughtfully landscaped front and back garden with distinct areas, mature trees, and raised vegetable beds. Ample parking for several cars is available. This property is an ideal retreat, combining charming interiors, stunning views, and a well-designed garden for relaxation and outdoor entertaining.