• For Sale
  • Guide price 650,000 GBP 
  • Build Size: 1,062 ft2
  • Land Size: 1,693 ft2
  • Bedroom: 2
  • Bathroom: 2
A charming and unique Grade II listed Georgian semi-detached 2 bedroom lodge with gardens, in a rural location.
This charming Grade II listed cottage is one of two attached houses, built circa 1897 as the Lodge to Shockerwick House. The accommodation is arranged over two floors with two bedrooms and a bathroom on the first floor. The principal bedroom enjoys a dual aspect with far-reaching views across the gardens and to open countryside beyond. Ladder access to a large fully boarded and carpeted attic room with large fitted wardrobe, electricity and lighting. The sitting room features a pretty circular window, fireplace with built-in display recesses, and is open to the dining room. The kitchen and breakfast room is in a single storey modern extension to the side of the property and there is a large pantry. Also, there is access to a sunny terrace with pond, perfect for al fresco dining.The gardens of the property are stunning and have been carefully curated by the current owners for twenty years and include lawned areas, formal pond and fountain, and borders stocked with an abundance of ornamental trees, shrubs, flowers and perennials. There are walkways with rose arches, a pergola with scented climbers and a winding gravel pathway leading to hidden sitting areas. There is a magnificent Ash tree with a seat to enjoy the countryside views. A summer house is nestled within the garden and provides a perfect place to relax.There is an attractive timber framed garage with space for two cars and additional driveway parking for several cars. To the rear of this is a home office or studio with a shower room. A greenhouse and additional garden store are essentials for the keen gardener.In all approximately 0.38 of an acre.
The property is situated in a peaceful setting in Lower Shockerwick within the beautiful Box valley, surrounded by open countryside with lots of scenic walks. Bath is close by and there are regular bus services from the Shockerwick Lane stop on Bath Road (approximately 10 minutes' walk) to Bath city centre and Bath Spa train station. Local amenities can be found in Box, where there is a doctors' surgery, chemist, store, cafe and Post Office. The historic market town of Corsham is also nearby where there is a good selection of shops, restaurants, cafes and pubs, The Pound Arts Centre and a street market every Tuesday selling local produce. For the commuter there are good road links to the M4 via Junctions 17 and 18 and excellent high speed rail links from Chippenham to London.Box 2.5 miles, Bath city centre 5 miles, Chippenham train station 9 miles, M4 (J17) 13 miles (all distances are approximate).
Charlie Taylor
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