Avalon lodge is a very handsome detached country home most conveniently situated betwixt the fine old market town of Devizes and the popular village of Rowde.
Currently run as a successful B & B, but equally suitable as a very spacious family home, set in large delightful south west facing gardens, with separate paddock and stables approaching one acre in total. Fine open views can be enjoyed from both the front and rear.
Well-presented and tastefully decorated the accommodation is arranged over two floors and offers great flexibility in its arrangement. The accommodation briefly comprises on the ground floor; enclosed entrance porch and reception hall, a 22ft sitting room, large dining room, impressive 31' farmhouse style kitchen/breakfast room with an adjoining utility with cloakroom, a study and a double bedroom with en suite.
On the first floor are four bedrooms all of which are en-suite and three with their own south/west facing balconies, ideal for relaxing with a cool glass of wine, dining alfresco and enjoying the fine rural outlook. There is also a small side bedroom and a proper laundry room. There are also two large boarded attic rooms.
This imposing house is approached via a tarmacadam driveway which provides very generous parking and turning space for many vehicles and leads to a double garage and car port with a useful charging point
The large south-west facing private gardens approach one acre and are an absolute delight. There is an orchard and productive vegetable plot, a paddock and a two-stable block with tack room and power, light and water. There are many terraces and patios with space to relax.
Warmed by oil central heating and enhanced by double glazing. An impressive family home that also offers the opportunity to run a successful business.
Rowde is a thriving village that lies c.1-mile West of the historic old market town of Devizes.
There is a highly favoured primary school, community shop and two village inns, one of which is The George and Dragon gastro pub. The famous flight of locks on the Kennet and Avon canal runs beside the village and this area is perfect for walking, riding and exploring the unspoiled countryside that surrounds the village.
Devizes has a wide array of shops, restaurants and inns as well as a cinema, small theatre, museum. doctors' surgeries and a leisure centre. Schooling locally includes Marlborough College, Dauntsey's, St Margaret's and St Marys in Calne, plus a primary school in the village itself. The larger cities of Bath and Salisbury are within easy driving distance and there are mainline stations at both Chippenham and Pewsey into London (Paddington)