Mill Lane, Corston


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  • Bedrooms: 5
A charming period home with separate annex , double garage with accommodation over, mature gardens, in an idyllic semi-rural setting on a no-though road.

5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms. 3 reception rooms, kitchen/breakfast room, utility and cloakroom.

Garage with further en suite bedroom over plus one bedroom annex/studio.

In all about 0.7 of an acre.

The Property

This handsome period home dates from early 19th Century and has been extensively refurbished by the current owners over the last ten years. It has the option for two holiday lets, one above the garage which has a separate parking space at the rear, and the annex, currently used as a home office, that could also provide additional income if required. Virtually all of the windows have been replaced with bespoke joinery and the roof has been extensively overhauled. The kitchen and bathrooms have been refitted with meticulous attention to detail evident throughout the property.

The Accommodation

The porch gives access to the good sized principal reception room which is dual aspect with fitted bookshelves, a log burner and a stone flagged floor. Next door, the dual aspect family room has wood flooring and French doors into the garden. The kitchen/breakfast room has an oil fired Alpha cooker that also provides heating and hot water. There is a large island unit, an integrated dishwasher, freezer, oven and hob. A stone fireplace with log burning stove provides additional comfort and there is a corner pantry cupboard. Leading off the kitchen is the formal dining area again dual aspect with built-in cupboards. Off the rear hall is a cloakroom and a utility room with external access. On the first floor there are four bedrooms and two bathrooms, plus an attic bedroom and bathroom, ideal for children.


A 5 bar gate leads to a parking and turning area adjacent to the garage, with internal and external access to an en-suite bedroom over . Next door is the workshop ideal for garden equipment. To the far side of the house is a detached annex which has a large sitting room with kitchenette, bedroom and shower room. It is currently used as a hobbies room and home office but could be utilised in a number of alternative ways including holiday lets. The mature and chiefly lawned gently sloping gardens are a delightful feature and comprise an orchard, specimen trees, shrub and herbaceous borders. There is a fruit cage, greenhouse and asparagus bed at the the far end of the garden.


Mains water, electricity and drainage are connected. Council tax Band G - £3041.27 payable for 2020/21. EPC rating Band F-37.


Corston lies approximately two and a half miles south of Malmesbury and has a church, village hall and public house. The nearby thriving town of Malmesbury has a comprehensive range of shops including a Waitrose, a library, museum and a sports centre with swimming pool, plus there are various cultural activities including frequent events at the lovely old Abbey. The proximity of the M4 motorway provides good communications with Swindon, Bath, Bristol and London and there are mainline train services from Chippenham and Kemble to Paddington in just over an hour.

Directions to SN16 0HH

From Malmesbury head south to Corston on the A429. At the sharp left hand bend in Corston, turn right into Mill Lane. Continue along the lane and, where the road bears right, turn left into the driveway.

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Blount & Maslin

50 High Street, Malmesbury, Wiltshire

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