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1,048 sq ft(97.36 sq m)
Guide price £150,000

Swan BartonSherston, Malmesbury, Wiltshire, SN16 0LH

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Residential development opportunity
  • In the heart of a popular village
  • Period barn with character features
  • Light and spacious
  • Open plan accommodation

A residential development opportunity

About this property

  • This unique period barn offers a residential development opportunity in the centre of the popular market town of Sherston. The barn currently comprises of a large open plan room with mezzanine level above. The barn also has plumbing and electricity. Full planning permission has been granted 18/09208/FUL and gives the opportunity to convert into a two bedroom/two bathroom house with an open plan kitchen/breakfast room. No development of the barn other than in accordance with the planning permission is to be carried out without the consent of the vendor.

An exciting project in an enviable position

Sebastian HipwoodProperty agent

Local information

  • The Barn lies in the centre of the charming Cotswold village of Sherston. The property is conveniently located near the prosperous towns of Tetbury and Malmesbury. Sherston is a thriving village with a host of services and amenities which principally includes a primary school, shop with post office, two public houses, a restaurant and doctors surgery. Tetbury is a desirable and traditional market town well known for its 17th and 18th Century architecture. Although the town is noted for its antiques and boutique shops, there are a wide range of shopping facilities including delicatessen, bakery, butcher and two supermarkets. There are a number of restaurants and cafés. Malmesbury is increasingly popular and regarded for its historic Abbey. There is a good range of everyday shops and services including bakery, butcher, hardware store and home department store. Waitrose offers supermarket shopping and the associated services of the John Lewis Partnership. The larger regional centres of Bath and Bristol are nearby and provide a more extensive range of services, shopping and recreational facilities. The M4 motorway at Junctions 17 and 18 provide access to London and Heathrow Airport as well as Bristol, where it links with the M5 motorway for the West Country and the North. The train station at Chippenham provides direct train services to London Paddington from 80 minutes. The local area offers an abundant range of activities, sporting events and recreational opportunities. For those with equestrian interests there is polo at the Beaufort Polo Club (Westonbirt), hunting with The Duke of Beaufort's Hunt, international Horse Trials at Badminton and Gatcombe and horse racing at Bath and Cheltenham. Other recreational pursuits include golf at Westonbirt and also at Minchinhampton; sailing at the Cotswold Water Park; swimming and gymnasium at Westonbirt School Sports Hall and motor racing at Castle Combe circuit. Bath and Gloucester are home to top-level Rugby. The National Arboretum at Westonbirt is a wonderful attraction and hosts a variety of excellent events throughout the spring, summer and autumn; from spring colours and open-air summer concerts to autumn colours and the Enchanted Christmas illuminations. The area is well regarded for its prep and public schools. These include Beaudesert Park, Westonbirt School, Pinewood, Cheltenham Colleges, St Mary's School at Calne & Marlborough College. Bath also offers a range of excellent schools and the surrounding villages have well attended primary schools.

Additional information

  • Malmesbury 6 miles; Tetbury 7 miles; Chippenham Station 10 miles; Kemble Station 15 miles; Cirencester 20 miles;
  • Bath 19 miles; Bristol Airport 30 miles (All mileages and times are approximate)
  • EPC Exempt