Brook House
5,575 sq ft(517.93 sq m)
Guide price £1,750,000

72 High Street, CrickladeCricklade, Wiltshire, SN6 6DD

    Key features

    • An outstanding and substantial part Jacobean era Grade II listed country house
    • Beautiful period features
    • Beautiful walled garden
    • In addition to the house there are a number of stone outbuildings, stables and garaging.
    • Further land is available by separate negotiation

    A handsome eight bedroomed Grade II listed country house, steeped in history.

    About this property

    • Brook House is an outstanding and substantial Grade II listed country house which retains many of its original layout and spacious grandeur. An elegant hallway gives way to a wealth of original features and gives access to the two principal reception rooms. Both of which benefit from high ceilings original fireplaces and an abundance of natural light.

      At the rear of the house is delightful sitting room complete with bay window and views over the garden. There is also a large kitchen breakfast room, utility room, cloakroom and scullery.

      On the first floor is a magnificent bedroom suite complete with large dressing room and bathroom. This floor also includes three bedrooms and another two bathrooms. On the top floor there are two further bedrooms, a bathroom and a large loft space which has previously been used as a games room.

      In addition to the house there are a number of stone outbuildings including the original oak panelled Vale of the White Horse stables and a large garage.

      This beautiful and charming house offers endless scope to further enhance and extend.

      Externally the property includes 2.2 acres of garden, grounds and mature woodland. The property also further benefits from river frontage onto the River Thames.

      View payable Stamp Duty for this property

    A magnificent Grade II listed country house within the centre of this Saxon town.

    Sebastian HipwoodProperty agent

    Local information

    • The Saxon town of Cricklade is situated on the northern edge of Wiltshire with the Thames Path National Trail passing through the town. Surrounding countryside makes it an ideal location for walking, cycling and horse riding whilst its bustling High Street offers a wide selection of amenities including a post office, dentist, doctors' surgeries, chemist, three churches, four public houses and Cricklade House Hotel & Country Club is nearby.
    • A comprehensive range of shops and services can be found in nearby Cirencester, Swindon or Marlborough, all of which have large supermarkets including Waitrose. Well regarded local state primary and secondary schools are readily available and private sector schools include Marlborough College, Cheltenham College, Beaudesert Park, Hatherop Castle, Pinewood, Prior Park (Prep and Pre-Prep in Cricklade), St Mary's Calne and Westonbirt.
    • Sporting and leisure activities in the area include racing at
    • Cheltenham and Newbury, polo at Cirencester Park, hunting with the VWH and eventing at Gatcombe. The nearby Cotswold Water Park has outstanding sporting facilities for all ages including water skiing, cable wakeboarding, sailing, clay
    • pigeon shooting, wildlife walks and angling. Cricklade also has a Leisure Centre with gym and swimming pool. The town is well placed for easy access to the A419/A417 providing access to Swindon and the M4 to the south and Gloucester and the M5 to the north, whilst Swindon and Kemble train stations offer direct and regular services to London Paddington in 55 and 85 minutes respectively.

    Additional information

    • South Cerney 5 miles • Cirencester 8 miles
    • Swindon 10 miles (London Paddington in 55 minutes)
    • Kemble 12 miles (London Paddington in 85 minutes)
    • (all mileages and times are approximate)
    • Directions: From Cirencester head south on the A419 towards Swindon. Continue along the dual carriageway for approximately 7 miles and then take the exit signed to Cricklade. Go straight over the mini roundabout and on to Calcutt Street. At the next mini roundabout turn right on to the High Street, go down the High Street and Brook House can be found on your right hand side after approximately 300 yards.
    • EPC Exempt