Description Aptly named, Countryside is a modern detached house occupying a superb rural position in the sought-after Nettleton area. It is one of a select few homes built in the 1980's and in recent years the property has undergone a major upgrade and has been transformed into a unique stylish home completed with high specification finishes like air soured underfloor heating.
Internally, the beautifully presented accommodation extends in all to 1,728 sq.ft. Spanning over two floors to include four double bedrooms, one of which is arranged on the ground floor with an adjoining en-suite. The ground floor is predominantly arranged as a desirable open plan kitchen/dining/family room filled with natural light through patio doors overlooking the garden whilst the dining area features a Bath stone hand-carved fireplace with wood-burner inset. The kitchen is fitted with timber painted units finished with Quartz worksurfaces and is well-equipped with an array of integrated appliances including a full height fridge, freezer, double/combi oven, warming drawer, induction touch hob with Wifi connections, dishwasher, wine cooler, larder and boiler tap over the double sink. Adjoining the sink there is a further reception room currently utilised as a cinema room which could equally be used as a home office. From the entrance hall there is a useful fitted laundry room and separate boot room with side access, ideal for country living. Upstairs are the further three bedrooms and a stylish shower room. The principal bedroom benefits from an open plan style en-suite shower room and generous built-in wardrobes.
Approached over a centred driveway with raised lawn either side, there is parking for several vehicles at the front over the gravelled driveway. The larger than average rear garden is laid mostly to lawn enclosed by high hedging providing a great deal of privacy. The garden backs onto open fields for a pleasant outlook, whilst out front there is a delightful view of pony paddocks. Within the rear garden there is a timber constructed studio.
Situation The property is rurally located within the little hamlet of Nettleton Shrub situated on the outskirts of the village of Nettleton and set amongst beautiful unspoilt 'Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty' Wiltshire countryside. There are excellent walking routes available almost immediately off the doorstep with a choice of off-road bridleways and footpaths to explore. Nettleton Shrub has many charming villages within easy reach including Burton, Castle Combe, Acton Turville, Marshfield and Yatton Keynell which between them host an array of local club and village hall activities. Burton lies 1.5 miles away and has a new farm shop and café, as well as the popular pub The Old House at Home. The picturesque village of Castle Combe is a 5-minute drive away whilst the prestigious Manor House Hotel is within walking distance and boasts an 18-hole golf course and a Michelin star restaurant. Acton Turville has a village shop and highly sought-after Primary School. The larger village of Yatton Keynell also has a shop and an excellent Primary School. Marshfield is a short drive away which offers a good range of further amenities including a primary school, two pubs, post office, garage, newsagent, butcher, general stores and doctor's surgery. There is an active Church community within the villages of Burton and West Kington. The cultural city of Bath (25 minutes' drive) and the town of Chippenham (15 minutes) have a comprehensive range of facilities and excellent Secondary Schools. Chippenham train station has regular services to London, whilst Junctions 17 and 18 of the M4 motorway are equally convenient providing excellent access to Reading, Swindon, London, Bristol and the M5 towards Cheltenham and Gloucester. The Badminton Estate which is home to the world-famous Badminton Horse Trials is only a 10-minute drive away. Other sporting pursuits include golf at Castle Combe which also has a racetrack circuit and horse racing at Bath and Cheltenham.
Tenure & services We understand the property is Freehold with air sourced heating, private drainage, mains water and electricity.