Hillside cottage is a delightful detached period home that occupies a fine rural position in the small hamlet of Cold Harbour which lies between Great Hinton and Steeple Ashton.
The cottage is set in large gardens which enjoy a fine rural outlook and is now in need of renovation and improvement with scope to extend, subject to the usual consents.
The accommodation is arranged over two floors and briefly comprises; reception hall, sitting room with a fine inglenook fireplace, a separate dining room, kitchen/breakfast room and a family bathroom. There are four bedrooms on the first floor.
The large delightful gardens are a feature of this country home, there is a useful outbuilding and generous parking.
The village of Great Hinton is a small yet thriving and inclusive community and former winner of "best kept small village" in Wiltshire in 2012, an enviable location ideal for equestrian and country pursuits. Situated approximately 3 miles from Melksham, 3.5 from Trowbridge and 7 from Devizes and Westbury, the village is ideally located for access to major road and rail networks. Rail routes to London Paddington and Waterloo regularly depart from Westbury, Trowbridge and the World Heritage City of Bath, itself less than 15 miles away.
An excellent choice of good independent and state schools are within easy reach. There is an award winning community village shop, cafe and welcoming pub in the picturesque village of Steeple Ashton with many other good pubs close by. The county town of Trowbridge offers shopping, cinema complex and restaurants while Devizes has weekly markets and many independent shops and restaurants.
SALE PROCEDURE: The property is to be sold by informal tender and interested parties should state the price they are prepared to pay in writing by the closing date of Wednesday 15th May at 12.00 noon.
To make an offer, applicants should state whether or not the transaction would be related to the sale of another property, how much they are prepared to pay and what financial arrangements have been made to facilitate the purchase. It is not expected that the successful applicant will wish to reopen negotiations following agreement to purchase and interested parties are welcome to survey/inspect the site prior to the closing date and intending purchasers should satisfy themselves as to the adequacy of the required services.
The vendor reserves the right to accept or reject any offer as they see fit. Once solicitors have been instructed in the sale, the successful applicants will be expected to exchange contracts within four weeks, failing which the vendor reserves the right to withdraw from the sale and/or sell to another party.