Baskerville, Malmesbury


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A detached home (1534 sq ft) in a delightful riverside location, on the eastern edge of the town.

4 bedrooms, 2 bath/shower rooms. Hall, sitting room, dining room/study, large kitchen/breakfast room,

utility and cloakroom. Garage, driveway parking. Wrap around gardens.

The Property

Built some thirty five years ago, and occupied by the current owners since 1997, this detached home is in a delightful location adjacent to, but well above the River Avon. Baskerville is an excellent location, a no-through road towards the eastern edge of the town. The house occupies a south facing position overlooking the water meadows opposite, and the accommodation is very light and airy throughout.

The Accommodation

The front door leads into a hall with a cloakroom off. The dual aspect sitting room enjoys excellent light and has double doors into the adjacent dining room, currently used as a study. The good sized kitchen/breakfast room, also dual aspect, has a Stoves electric double oven, hob and extractor. There is space for a fridge freezer and dishwasher. Leading off is a lobby with two external doors and a door to the utility room, with space for the washing machine, tumble drier and the gas combination boiler. There is fitted shelving and an internal door to the garage. On the first floor landing there is a large linen cupboard with radiator and an access hatch with ladder to the loft which has the latest insulation and light. The main bedroom has one wall of fitted wardrobes and an en suite shower. There are two further double bedrooms, both with fitted wardrobes, one of which is dual aspect. There is a good sized single bedroom and a family bathroom.


There is a block paved driveway and turning area with provision to park three cars. There is paving and a lawn to the south side, with balustrades onto the river bank. At the far end is a further area of west facing lawn with borders. Two sets of steps lead down the riverside, where there are paved seating areas.


5.57m by 3.51m (18'3 by 11'6 )

Power and light. Side window and internal door to the utility room.


All mains connected. The gas combination boiler supplies central heating and hot water. Council tax Band F - £2,915.26 for 2020/21. EPC rating C70.


Malmesbury lies close to the border of Wiltshire and Gloucestershire, 14 miles south of Cirencester and 10 miles north of Chippenham, with Swindon 16 miles to the east and Bath 24 miles to the west. It has a good selection of shops including a Waitrose supermarket, a regular farmers' market, a library, museum, leisure centre with pool, two primary schools and an Ofsted rated Outstanding secondary school. It is also home to the UK headquarters of Dyson, who employ over 3000 people. J17 of the M4, 5 miles south, provides access to the area's major employment centres and there are trains to Paddington in just over an hour from Chippenham, Kemble and Swindon.

Directions to SN16 9BS

Proceed down the High Street and turn left into St John Street. Continue over the bridge by the Bowls Club and into Baskerville. Continue for about 250 yards and the house is on your right hand side.

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Blount & Maslin

50 High Street, Malmesbury, Wiltshire

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