338.82 sq m
Guide price £995,000(29.395.293.182 ₫)

SouthcroftChapmanslade, Westbury, Wiltshire, BA13 4AU

    Key features

    • Detached country house
    • Excellent accommodation over two floors
    • Magnificent triple-aspect drawing room
    • Parking for several vehicles and triple garage
    • Mature landscaped gardens
    • Close to market towns of Westbury, Warminster and Frome

    A detached village house.

    About this property

    • Southcot House is a detached village house, situated on a no through lane in the heart of Chapmanslade. The property dates back to the 1870's and is constructed of red brick elevations under a tiled roof. It has been extended in the 1970's and again in 2005 to provide excellent accommodation arranged over two floors. Southcot House has well proportioned rooms and is presented in good decorative order.

      Upon entering there is a hall (with underfloor heating), off which is a WC and store room. There is an inner reception hall with dining room to the rear with a JetMaster fire with exposed brick chimney breast. There is a beautiful large triple aspect drawing room with JetMaster fire with marble surround and glass sliding doors leading to the garden. There is a third smaller reception room with a marble Victorian open fireplace flanked by bespoke display units.

      To the rear of the property is a kitchen/breakfast room which looks out over the garden. It is fitted with a range of matching units and integrated appliances, granite work surfaces and an AGA. There is a generous breakfast area with bi-fold doors to an extended kitchen area of a garden/sitting room (with underfloor heating). It has lovely views and gives out on to the garden. A utility room, wet room, larder and a small office complete the ground floor.

      An easy rise staircase leads to the first floor. There is a generous master suite with part vaulted ceiling, dressing area and adjacent bathroom. There is a guest room with en suite, three further double bedrooms and a family bathroom with shower.

      The property is approached via double wooden five-bar gates that lead to a parking area for several cars. There is a stone barn/outbuilding providing extensive storage and a detached triple garage with a single bedroom studio flat above. The main gardens lie to the rear of the house and extend to approximately half an acre, mostly laid to lawn with some borders, shrubs and mature trees, a terrace, summer house with light and heating, and a small vegetable garden.

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    With a wonderful combination of period features alongside contemporary styling, and stunning mature gardens of almost half an acre, Southcot House makes the perfect family home.

    Luke BradyProperty agent

    Local information

    • The property is situated on a no through lane in Chapmanslade which offers a junior school, church and public house.
    • Nearby are the popular market towns of Frome, Warminster and Westbury which all provide a full range of shops, schools and leisure amenities.
    • There are a number of state and private schools in the area including Warminster School nearby and a comprehensive selection of schools in Bath.
    • There is a mainline station in Westbury providing regular services to London Paddington (journey time from 85 minutes), and to Bath (from 30 minutes) and a mainline station in Warminster providing regular services to London Waterloo (from 120 minutes), and to Salisbury (from 35 minutes).
    • The world heritage city of Bath is approximately 15 miles away, Salisbury approximately 27 miles and Bristol International Airport approximately 33 miles away.
    • The property gives onto open countryside with picturesque views. There are a number of walks from the house and sporting facilities nearby include golf at Warminster and Orchardleigh, racing at Bath, Salisbury and Wincanton and sailing at Shearwater Lake (Longleat) and Westbury.

    Additional information

    • Directions: From Bath, leave the city on the A36 (Warminster Road). Follow this road for approximately 12 miles until coming to Beckington roundabout. Proceed staying on the A36 and at the next roundabout do the same continuing on the A36 towards Warminster. As the road starts to climb and opens up to a dual carriageway keep in the left hand lane taking the exit for the A3098, signposted to Westbury and Chapmanslade just after the bridge. Once off the A36 follow the road up to the T-junction with A3098. Turn left towards the centre of the village. There is a left hand turning signposted “Corsley” take this turning and turn immediately left again and Southcot House will be seen on the left hand side.
    • EPC Rating = D