Exterior
4,049 sq ft(376.16 sq m)
Guide price £1,500,000(6,955,152 AED)

Gloucester RoadMalmesbury, Wiltshire, SN16 9JS


    Key features

    • Edge of town location
    • Landscaped gardens and grounds
    • Ample parking
    • Double garage
    • South facing

    A substantial country style house within the environs of historic Malmesbury

    About this property

    • The Cliff is a outstanding and impressive country house which sits in a private location on the edge of the ever popular market town of Malmesbury.

      Internal accommodation is arranged over three floors and extends to around 3300sqft. The house further benefits from high ceilings, ample natural light and huge character throughout.

      At the front of the property are two large receptions rooms currently used as dining room and drawing room. Both of which have working fires and large bay windows looking over the garden and beyond. At the rear of the property there is a modern bespoke kitchen complete with an electric Aga and a range of floor and wall mounted units. There is also an additional reception room which complete with bi-folding doors to the garden, vaulted ceilings and log burner makes for a lovely all year round sitting room. additionally there is a study, cloakroom, boot room, utility room all of which are presented in good order.

      On the first floor there is a large galleried landing which leads to four well proportioned bedrooms and a stunning newly fitted family bathroom complete with a roll top bath and separate shower. On the top floor there is a large master suite which benefits from a well fitted dressing area, en-suite and far reaching views over Malmesbury and the surrounding countryside.

      Externally The Cliff is accessed via a long and private which combined with electric gates gives a real feeling of privacy and seclusion. There is ample parking for a number of cars including a double garage and adjoining office/gym. The mature gardens and grounds are laid predominately to lawn and have a selection of well maintained formal borders at the front. There is also a orchard area and a superb all weather summer house which is perfect entertaining.

      View payable Stamp Duty for this property

    This wonderful house sits so perfectly within walking distance of the town and backing directly onto open countryside.

    Sebastian HipwoodProperty agent

    Local information

    • The Cliff is located in the ancient town of Malmesbury, reputed to be England's oldest borough, and set adjacent to Medieval Malmesbury Abbey. The town offers an excellent range of everyday facilities, which will soon include a new Waitrose store, as well as a number of pubs and restaurants. Other local centres include Tetbury, Cirencester and Chippenham whilst more specialist shops and cultural activities can be found in Bath and Bristol. The area is reputed for its choice of highly regarded schools which includes established private schools such as Westonbirt, Beaudesert Park, Rosehill, St Marys Calne, Marlborough College and those in Bath and Cheltenham.
    • Recreational and Sporting facilities in the area include Racing at Cheltenham, Bath and Chepstow, Polo at Cirencester Park and Westonbirt, Eventing at Badminton and Gatcombe, Golf at Castle Coombe, Chippenham, Bowood, Westonbirt and Cirencester and water sports at The Cotswold Water Park. In addition nearby places of interest include Westonbirt Arboretum, the National Trust properties at Lacock and Dyrham Park, Bowood House and the historic village of Castle Coombe. The property is also well placed for the commuter being accessible to both Junctions 16 and 17 of the M4 which provides fast access to the East and West. There are regular main line train services from Kemble, Chippenham and Swindon to London Paddington taking just over 60 minutes.

    Additional information

    • Tetbury 6 miles,Chippenham Station 10 miles, Cirencester 14 miles, Kemble Station 9 miles, Swindon Station 13 miles
    • M4 (Junction 16) 11 miles, M4 (Junction 17) 5 miles
    • (Distances are approximate)
    • Directions: From Malmesbury High street, turn left at The Market Cross and continue along the road past the Abbey on your right hand side. At the T junction turn right onto Gloucester road and continue down the hill and take the second exit at the roundabout. Go over the bridge and over the first of the two mini roundabouts. At the second roundabout take the fourths exit which is an unmarked private road which leads to The Cliff. Continue all the way along this lane and the property is found at the end through the electric gates.
    • EPC Rating = D