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  • Beautiful Period House
  • Five Bedrooms, Three Reception Rooms & Three Bath / Shower Rooms
  • Detached Double Garage / Workshop
  • Stunning Gardens
  • Sought After Village Location

A beautiful five bedroom period house with double garage and lovely gardens in the most sought after part of Burbage, opposite the village church
Eastcourt House is particularly well-presented with high quality fittings throughout and the secluded rear garden has been wonderfully landscaped and lovingly developed by the present owners. In all the plot extends to approx. 0.25 acre.
Eastcourt is the oldest part of Burbage, which has a thriving local community and a good range of amenities including a newly rebuilt garage/filling station with a useful shop and Post Office, doctors surgery, primary school, pub, hardware/building supplies, cricket pitch and village hall. The village is located between Salisbury Plain and Savernake Forest, surrounded by open countryside and the Kennet and Avon canal.
A more extensive range of shops and amenities can be found in Marlborough, whilst there are mainline stations with regular services to London Paddington at Pewsey and Great Bedwyn, or London Waterloo at Andover.
Swindon, Andover, Newbury, the M4, M3 and A303 are all within easy reach.

 

Price Guide £1,000,000 Ref: EO6679

THE RESIDENCE

The house is understood to date back to around 1700 and it provides the following generous accommodation; please refer to the floor plan for approx. room sizes
The Main Entrance through the front door leads into a welcoming Reception Hall with terracotta tiled floor, stairs to the First Floor and a Downstairs Cloakroom with WC and wash hand basin.
To the right is a characterful Dining Room with oak floor, exposed ceiling beams and fireplace with logburner. It leads through to a Sitting Room/Study which has a fireplace with logburner and built-in storage cupboards.
The Kitchen is fitted with a range of modern base and eye level units with granite worksurfaces, double stainless steel sink, six ring stainless steel hob with extractor hood, integral dishwasher, microwave, Neff double oven, Samsung American style fridge, tiled floor and fireplace.
The Main Living Room is wonderfully light and airy, with full height windows and glazed double doors leading to the Garden (all were replaced in 2020, and have a grey aluminium finish), ceiling windows with blinds, modern hearth with freestanding logburner, oak floor with underfloor heating, open tread stairs leading to Bedroom Four. There is an external front door and a further door leading to a Side Hall, which also has an oak floor, door leading outside to the Garage and Garden, plus access to the Utility Room, which has a range of built-in units, stainless steel sink, plumbing for washing machine and tiled floor.
From the Sitting Room open tread stairs lead to Bedroom Four which has an En Suite Wetroom.
From the Reception Hall the main stairs lead to the First Floor Landing, off which there are a Further Four Good-sized Bedrooms, including a Master Bedroom with a modern En Suite Shower Room, another with an En Suite Dressing Room, and there is also a Family Bathroom. Three of the bedrooms have ornate original fireplace grates and mantels.

Price Guide £1,000,000Ref: EO6679

OUTSIDE, OUTBUILDINGS & LAND

Access to the front of the house is through double gates with a gravel drive and parking for several vehicles.
The adjacent Double Garage / Workshop has two up and over doors and a 3 phase electric supply.
The main Garden lies to the rear and has been beautifully landscaped by the present owners and has featured as an NGS open garden. It is planted with a wide range of established shrubs and plant borders. There are two paved Patios, lawns, fruit trees and a Gazebo. Some garden pots and obelisks, green-house, antique plant trough, furniture and soft furnishings are available by negotiation.
At the top end of the garden there are several Raised Vegetable Beds and a useful Brick-built Garden Shed with Log Store and Potting Shed / Greenhouse. This building has light, power and water supplies.

 

Price Guide £1,000,000Ref: EO6679