Horton, Wiltshire


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
An enchanting and incredibly light and spacious Grade II Listed detached cottage, that has just been rethatched, set in a wonderful plot of approximately 0.35 of an acre within the sought after Pewsey Vale and views of the Marlborough Downs. The cottage retains a wealth of character including exposed beams, leaded light windows, a former bread oven and flagstone floors. Two fabulous dual aspect reception rooms have inglenook fireplaces and log burning stoves, wall timbering and exposed ceiling beams. The kitchen/breakfast room with travertine flooring has ample cupboards, a pantry, central island with oak worktops and an electric AGA. In addition there is a downstairs bedroom with en suite, utility room and cloakroom. Two staircases (only 1 currently in use) lead to the first floor with a stunning master bedroom with vaulted ceiling, 2 further bedrooms, a dressing/cot room, a modern bathroom and shower room. Outside 2 x five bar gates give access to an 'in and out' driveway providing ample off road parking. The beautiful private gardens (bounded by hedgerow and fencing) are well stocked with a colourful array of flowered borders, established shrubs, specimen trees such as an Indian bean tree and a gingko, and fruit trees (cherry, plum and apple). Divided into several lawned areas with large Indian sandstone patio area adjacent to cottage.


Leave Devizes on the A361 London Road, taking the third exit at the Cannings Hill Garage roundabout signposted to Pewsey. Proceed over the canal bridge and into the village of Horton. The property will then be found on the right hand side just before the left hand bend.


Horton is a sought after village situated in the popular Pewsey Vale which is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). Wonderful countryside walks, horse riding and bicycle rides are right on the doorstep as is the historic Kennet and Avon Canal. Horton is also in catchment for the excellent Bishops Cannings primary school in the neighbouring village. The historic market town of Devizes is approximately three miles to the west providing a more comprehensive range of shopping, transport and leisure facilities, schools for all ages and a thriving weekly market. The major centres of Swindon, Salisbury, Andover, Chippenham and Marlborough are all within a 30 mile radius. Nearby Pewsey (20 mins) has a mainline train station with links to London.


Tenure= Freehold. Council

Tax= Band G

EPC Exempt. Grade II Listed and in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty AONB

Services= Oil fired heating, mains water, electricity and drainage are connected

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