Rectory Close, Alton Barnes SN8

Rectory Close, Alton Barnes SN8

3 Bedroom | Freehold | 1 Bath

Asking price £325,000
Pewsey 3.5 miles
Village Hall 2.1 miles
Railway Station 3.5 miles

An extended semi detached three bedroom house situated in a quiet no through road on the edge of this popular rural hamlet.

A well-presented family home, the subject of some recent refurbishment, occupying a rural position in Alton Barnes, about 5 miles south of Marlborough and 4 miles from the desirable village of Pewsey, with far reaching views across the Marlborough Downs and beyond. The area is designated as one of “Outstanding Natural Beauty”. The nearby historic market town of Marlborough provides an excellent range of shopping and leisure facilities. There are well regarded state and independent schools for all ages in the vicinity. The area has good rail and road communications including commuter services to London from Swindon (Paddington about 1 hour) Pewsey just over 1 hour and Great Bedwyn (Paddington about 70 minutes). Alton Barnes is about 10 miles from Junctions 14
and 15 M4. The house is surrounded by unspoilt countryside along the Canal and is ideally placed to access myriad footpaths and bridleways.

8 Rectory Close is a semi-detached three bedroom family house, with painted brick elevations under a tiled roof in the sought after village of Alton Barnes, within easy distance of Marlborough and Pewsey. The house occupies a good sized plot, and is well designed with a south facing conservatory leading from the newly installed kitchen/breakfast room with a range of wall and base units and integrated appliances, there is also a sitting room with a log burner.

On the first floor there are 3 bedrooms enjoying lovely views serviced by a well-appointed bathroom.

8 Rectory Close is approached from the village road into the close to a private gravelled and paved driveway leading to the property. The gardens are mainly laid to lawn at the rear with mature hedging, paved terrace and pretty summerhouse/
studio. The property enjoys the most beautiful rural views.

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Key Property Details
Property attributes
Semi Detached
Parking available
Off Street Parking
Additional attributes
Garden Conservatory
Energy Efficiency Rating
Environment Impact Rating
Total Sq Ft
1,319 (122.5 Sq M) approx.
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