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  • Bedrooms: 3
A Grade II Listed former bakehouse (1794 sq ft), IN NEED OF MODERNISATION, with a large FORMER BARN, suitable for a variety of uses, subject to planning. 3 bedrooms (2 inter-connected), bathroom, attic room. Hall, sitting room, good size kitchen. Large garage/workshop, driveway parking. NO ONWARD CHAIN

The Property

This former bakehouse is Grade II Listed and dates from the late 18th Century with more recent additions. It is of lime washed rubble stone construction with a stone tiled roof. It has been in the same ownership for over 50 years and now requires updating. It has a large garage/work shop (pic 5) plus a large former barn (pic 4) both of which could provide further living accommodation, subject to obtaining the necessary consent.

The Accommodation

Canopy porch and front door leading into the hall with staircase off. On the right is the dual aspect living room which has a fireplace. To the left is the large kitchen with two windows overlooking the courtyard. A door off leads to a passageway with a cloakroom off. Steps and stairs lead to the double height barn with a mezzanine storage level, and there are double doors onto St Marys Lane, about 0.7m above road level. On the first floor of the cottage, there are two inter-connected bedrooms, one with a wardrobe and the airing cupboard. The bathroom has an electric shower over the bath, and the main bedroom has extensive wardrobes and a loft ladder to a further room over, with vaulted ceiling and exposed timbers.


There is vehicular access to the stone flagged courtyard in front of the garage, with a stone wall onto St Marys Lane.


Mains water, electricity and drainage are connected. The wood fired boiler supplies a couple of radiators with electric heaters elsewhere. Council Tax Band D - £1,943.50.There is no EPC as the cottage is Listed.


Malmesbury lies close to the border of Wiltshire and Gloucestershire, 14 miles south of Cirencester and 10 miles north of Chippenham, with Swindon 16 miles to the east and Bath 24 miles to the west. It has a good selection of shops including a Waitrose supermarket, a regular farmers' market, a library, museum, leisure centre with pool, two primary schools and an Ofsted rated Outstanding secondary school. J17 of the M4, 5 miles south, provides access to the area's major employment centres and there are trains to Paddington in just over an hour from Chippenham, Kemble and Swindon.


By appointment with the Joint agents, Messrs Fielder & Jones 01666 822601 or Blount & Maslin 01666 825725.

Directions to SN16 0AL

Proceed to the top of the High Street, bear left and continue past the Abbey to the Triangle. Here turn right onto Gloucester Road and the cottage is a short distance along on your left hand side.

Arrange viewing 01666 238051

Blount & Maslin

50 High Street, Malmesbury, Wiltshire

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