Ducks Meadow, Marlborough SN8

Ducks Meadow, Marlborough SN8

4 Bedroom | Freehold

Asking price £650,000
Police Station 0.2 miles
Del 0.2 miles
Lloyds Bank 0.3 miles



Ducks Meadow is situated within easy walking distance of the High Street. Marlborough is a vibrant market town with the high street enjoying the mantle of ‘the widest high street in England’. Recently ranked second best shopping destination in the UK, the town offers a mix of major retailers, independent boutiques, coffee and tea shops. There is a wide selection of national retailers including Waitrose and Tesco supermarkets, popular restaurants include: Dan’s, Pino’s, Rick Stein’s, Franklyn’s Bistro and Ask. Hillier’s Yard and Hughenden Yard offer further boutique shopping discovered off the historic high street and the newly opened Parade cinema offers mainstream movies and delicious food. The leisure centre is located close to the centre of town and has plenty of parking and Marlborough golf club offer an excellent round of golf in a stunning setting. Further sporting facilities and clubs include tennis, cricket, running, rugby and hockey. The town features annual jazz and literature festivals and as well as a multitude of courses for all the family at Marlborough College Summer School. The wonderfully atmospheric Mop Fair comes to town on consecutive weekends at the end of the summer. Situated on a historic trade route, Marlborough is very well placed for other towns including Swindon, Hungerford and Newbury and the cities of Bath and Salisbury. The surrounding area is dominated by the ancient Savernake Forest and stunning Marlborough Downs which run between the Pewsey Vale and Kennet Valley. Rail links to London Paddington are from Pewsey, Great Bedwyn, Swindon and Hungerford


Ducks Meadow is conveniently located within walking distance of both St Mary's Primary School and St John's Academy and the High Street. The owners have invested much time and care into the presentation of the property and have successfully achieved a comfortable, contemporary design, with light and airy accommodation throughout. The downstairs accommodation comprises three bedrooms, bathroom and utility room, allowing the first-floor reception rooms to enjoy the fabulous views across Marlborough. Kitchen with dining area and doors onto the rear terrace, sitting room and study/bedroom 4. There are gardens to the front and rear of the property laid mainly to lawn, there is off-road parking and 2 single garages with up and over doors. There are solar panels at the property helping to provide a discount on electricity costs.


Steps up to the property from the lane bisect the lawned front garden and garages, there is off road-parking for a number of vehicles. The rear garden is also laid mainly to lawn presenting an excellent blank canvas opportunity or to keep in its current low maintenance order. An excellent terrace for al fresco entertaining leading from the living room with amazing views of Marlborough and hills beyond. There is a small secluded patio adjacent to the kitchen at the rear of the house.

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