Outer Silk Mills, Malmesbury


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 2
A spacious second floor apartment (1035 sq ft) in a Listed former Silk Mill.

2 double bedrooms, bathroom with shower. Hall, large sitting/dining room,

refitted kitchen, Communal gardens. Private allocated parking space.


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 7 is situated on the second floor of the building. The kitchen has recently been refitted and a Vaillant gas fired combi boiler was installed, which supplies domestic hot water and central heating. The apartment is a short walk form the Waitrose supermarket and the High Street, and enjoys an open aspect over the town river bridge and roof tops.

The Accommodation

Communal entrance door with mail boxes and door intercom. Stairs to the second floor lead to a landing with storage cupboard. The private front door leading into the spacious hall with five double glazed windows. Useful built-in storage cupboard and doors off to all rooms. The spectacular sitting/dining dining room has seven windows on three elevations making it extremely light and airy. Feature exposed stone wall and panoramic view over the lower High Street and the river Avon. Next door the refitted kitchen has an electric oven, gas hob and extractor over. There is a sink with waste disposal, a fridge/freezer and space for a washing machine. The larger bedroom has built-in wardrobes and the second bedroom can accommodate twin beds. The bathroom has a 'jacuzzi' style bath with shower and built-in cupboards.


Immediately adjoining the rear of the mill is an area of communal garden and residents parking, where No. 7 has a private allocated space.


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, external repainting and repairs to the fabric of the building, cleaning and electricity charges for the internal communal areas as well as garden maintenance, 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 second floor with the communal entrance door under the archway.

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Blount & Maslin

50 High Street, Malmesbury, Wiltshire

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