Grittleton, Chippenham

Guide price

Bedrooms: 4
The Beeches is an impressive Grade II Listed barn conversion full of character and period features. The generous accommodation is immaculately presented and briefly comprises; vaulted entrance hall, cloakroom, sitting room, dining room, kitchen with breakfast room and utility room, master and guest bedrooms with en-suite facilities and fitted wardrobes, two further bedrooms and family bathroom. Externally there are delightful enclosed gardens, workshop, quadruple garage and a sweeping gravel driveway all tucked away behind a five bar gate. The property also has the option to purchase additional equestrian land with stables nearby. A very rare opportunity to the market, an internal viewing is highly recommended.

An ideal Situation

The property is rurally located at West Foscote within 1/4 mile of the popular village of Grittleton. Grittleton is a traditional Wiltshire village in the southern Cotswolds, 8 miles southwest of the attractive market town of Malmesbury and about 14 miles northeast of the historic city of Bath. The village is well regarded given its attractive architecture, pretty surrounding countryside and accessibility. Additionally, the Neeld Arms public house and cricket club contribute to its desirability. Chippenham, Bath, Bristol and Cirencester are nearby and offer extensive amenities and services. The area is well served by a range of excellent communications including the M4 motorway at junctions 17 and 18 providing access to London and Heathrow airport to the east and Bristol (including Bristol International Airport), Bath and the M5 motorway to the west. Main line rail services to London Paddington and Bristol operate from nearby Chippenham Station.

The Beeches, West Foscote, Grittleton

Nestled amongst a collection of beautiful barn conversions that create a wonderful rural community, The Beeches is situated between the villages of Grittleton and Castle Combe and is believed to date back to 1850 forming part of the Neeld Estate. Formerly a cattle barn and with an attractive natural stone exterior with circular piers under a Cotswold stone roof the property features a host of original features and bags of character throughout. The conversion was sympathetic to the original barn and now offers large windows along the living accommodation coupled with high vaulted ceilings with exposed beams. The immaculately presented family accommodation extends in all to 2,615 sq.ft arranged principally over the ground floor with a small mezzanine room above the fourth bedroom.

The Accommodation

The ground floor is accessed via an impressive vaulted entrance hall featuring a wood burning stove and has a cloakroom off with flagstone flooring continuing into the spacious kitchen with open plan breakfast room offering a range of well-fitted timber units, an AGA plus additional built in appliances. From the kitchen there is also a useful utility room. Double doors from the entrance hall lead to a stunning open plan dining and sitting room with both rooms enjoying a central double-sided wood burning stove and sliding doors opening onto the garden. There are four good-sized bedrooms two with en-suite shower rooms and all benefitting built-in wardrobes. The stylish family bathroom has both a separate shower and bath and stairs from the fourth bedroom gives access a mezzanine level ideal for use as an sung/office.

Enclosed Gardens

To the front via a five-bar gate, The Beeches enjoys a sweeping gravelled driveway leading to a workshop and quadruple garage providing ample storage and work space. The garden is arranged to the front, laid mainly to lawn with mature trees, summer house and paved seating areas. The property directly backs onto farmland with rural views.


Services - Mains water, electricity and

Heating - Oil fired central heating

Drainage - Shared cesspit

Tenure - Freehold

Local Authority Wiltshire Council -

Council Tax Band F


Viewings Strictly by appointment with the sole selling agents Atwell Martin call or e-mail us today to confirm your appointment 65 New Road, Chippenham, Wiltshire SN15 1ES

01249 247212

Atwell Martin - Chippenham

65 New Road, Chippenham, Wiltshire

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