Property code: 49690
Just 10 miles from the Georgian delights of Bath, known for its natural hot springs and 18th century Georgian architecture to include the Pump room and original Roman Bath. Well positioned with a wealth of history and heritage on your doorstep to include the World Heritage Site of Avebury, Silbury Hill and West Kennett Long Barrow. National Trust village at Lacock along with some stunning historic houses and gardens including the famous Stourhead Gardens. With ample walking, cycling, fishing and horse riding trails. Wiltshire is home to Longleat Adventure and Safari Park, a maize maze, adventure playgrounds and a butterfly world.
Enjoy your first view of this traditional country house set within 12 acres from the gravelled sweeping driveway, the solid wooden door giving access to the traditional hall with flagstone floors and high ceilings, step into a cosy TV room with comfy armchairs, cushions and colourful throws, the perfect space to lose yourself in a movie. Passing back through the dining hall a larger lounge warmed by the open fire, welcomes you with comfortable seating for all that come to stay. The heart of this country home lies in this bespoke kitchen/diner with a refectory style table just perfect for friends to gather whilst a meal is being prepared, the kitchen is well-equipped and warmed by an AGA, with the addition of a microwave, fridge and a dishwasher. The utility room is the perfect place with ample hanging space for coats and storage for boots a washing machine and tumble dryer along with a WC. Heading up the unique spiral staircase you will find six bedrooms, 1 super-king-size with en-suite claw foot bath and walk-in shower and WC, 1 double with en-suite bath and WC, 1 king-size zip-and-link (that can be made into a twin) and 1 twin zip-and-link (that can be made into a king-size on request). There is a shower room with large walk-in shower and WC on this floor. Heading further up a spiral staircase to the second floor within the exposed eaves you will find 1 king-size zip-and-link (which can be made into a twin on request) and 1 twin room with TV. There is a shower room with WC on this floor. The detached indoor games room offers a selection of games that will bring out the competitive side in all of us to include table football, a full-sized pool table and a pair of spin bikes. Alternatively be a spectator and relax in the comfortable seating area where you can enjoy your favourite tunes or movie. The indoor pool with heated pool and changing rooms is perfect whatever the season with by folding doors that open onto the gardens.
Step outside into the sympathetically landscaped gardens, with a selection of mature cottage borders that further enhance the bath stone of this country home, the main patio with furniture is great for a BBQ or one of the many alcoves for a peaceful soak in the sun. The tennis courts are all weather and just of the main garden. Try your hand at croquet, boules or a game of five-a-side football on the football pitch, a covered barn hosts a full-size table tennis table, with two acres of woodland which you are free to roam. There is ample parking within the front of the grounds.
Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.