Outer Silk Mills, Malmesbury


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  • Bedrooms: 2
A spacious two floored apartment (1004 sq ft) in a Listed former Silk Mill.

2 double bedrooms, en suite bathroom, shower room. Hall, kitchen/breakfast room,

dining room, sitting room. Communal gardens.


The Property

This former silk mill is Grade II Listed and dates from the 18th century. It was converted in the mid 1980's into 11 flats. Number 9 is situated on the top two floors of the building. In recent years the kitchen and bathrooms have been replaced and a gas fired boiler supplies domestic hot water and central heating.

The Accommodation

Communal entrance door with entry phone system and stairs leading to the fourth floor. The private front door leads into a hall with stairs off and a cupboard housing the hot water cylinder. On the left is the L shaped kitchen/breakfast room overlooking the river. It has a built-in electric, oven gas hob and extractor, plus space for two under-counter appliances. A cupboard houses the gas boiler and there is a useful under stair storage cupboard. There is a second bedroom and shower room on this floor, again both overlooking the river. The stairs lead to the top floor where there are polished floorboards and exposed timbers in all the rooms. The landing has a door to the dining room, which in turn opens into the dual aspect sitting room. To the right of the landing is a bedroom with en suite bathroom off.


Immediately adjoining the rear of the mill is an area of communal garden and residents parking.


Although technically leasehold, the purchaser on completion will receive a £1 share in OSM Ltd (Outer Silk Mills), who own the freehold. The maintenance charge for 2020 is £175 per month. This covers buildings insurance, cleaning and electricity charges for the internal communal areas as well as garden maintenance, refuse collection and external water and electricity charges. All mains connected. The gas boiler supplies radiators and central heating. Council Tax Band C - £1,794.02 for 2020/21. There is no EPC as the property 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.

Directions to SN16 9LP

Proceed down Malmesbury High Street, over the river bridge and the Outer Silk Mill is on your left hand side. The apartment is located on the top two floors, the communal entrance door under the archway.

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Blount & Maslin

50 High Street, Malmesbury, Wiltshire

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