Hackthorne, Wiltshire

£900,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
Nestled in utterly enchanting riverside setting, this fabulous property offers so many possibilities that it really must be visited. With scope to develop the detached outbuildings to a holiday cottage or annexe, the main house provides nearly 4000 sq feet of accommodation over two floors. Enjoying Easy Access To Excellent Communication Links - 0.9 Acres

SITUATION

A303 2 miles, Grateley 10 miles, Salisbury 11 miles, Andover 15

miles, Winchester 33 miles, London 85 miles

Mainline trains: Grateley to London/Waterloo (80 minutes) ,

Salisbury to London/Waterloo (90 minutes)

International Airport: Southampton 44 miles, London Heathrow

73 miles

Hackthorne House is situated in an attractive, waterside location

within the popular hamlet of Hackthorne, a designated Conservation

Area and Site of Special Scientific Interest abutting the River Avon . The

property enjoys excellent communication links with Marlborough to

the north, Salisbury to the south, Winchester to the east and the A303

just 2 miles south connecting London to the West Country. Mainline

train services are also available from Grateley and Salisbury.

EDUCATION

There is an excellent range of schools in the Salisbury area

including Bishop Wordsworth and South Wilts Grammar Schools,

plus a host of private schools including: Godolphin, Chafyn Grove

and Cathedral School with Dauntsey s and Warminster to the north

west and St Mary s and Port Regis near Shaftesbury south west.

Durrington has its own primary and secondary schools. Further

details for independents can be obtained from isc.co.uk or via

schoolsearch.co.uk. More comprehensive state school information

can be obtained via the local authority at wilts.gov.uk.

LOCAL, SPORTING & RECREATIONAL

The countryside surrounding

Hackthorne has immense historic and archeological interest

including the world heritage site of Stonehenge a short distance to

the south west.

The neighboring village of Durrington offers a good range of facilities

including supermarkets, shops, chemist, surgery, public houses,

schools and fitness centre with a more comprehensive range of

services available in nearby Amesbury or Salisbury.

There are plentiful walking and cycling opportunities directly from

the property onto the Salisbury Plain with fishing on the Avon by

membership of the local angling club. Sailing and water sports are

available on the south coast. Golf can be enjoyed at High post and

Salisbury & South Wilts.

HACKTHORNE HOUSE

Situated in an attractive, waterside position, Hackthorne House

comprises a well presented, versatile family home enjoying

delightful rural views over the surrounding countryside.

Constructed by the current owners in the 1970 s of brick and

hanging tile elevations under a tiled roof, the property extends

to some 3,251 ft2 and offers spacious accommodation arranged

over 2 floors.

The current layout offers great flexibility with both first and ground

floor bedrooms, with a number of the principal rooms enjoying

attractive views towards the River Avon.

There is scope to improve and enlarge the property further by

incorporating the adjoining workshops to offer an ancillary

annexe, holiday let or home office subject to achieving the

necessary consents.

The gardens and grounds are a particular feature of Hackthorne

House with well-kept lawns, interspersed by productive beds

running down to the waters edge.

A large patio offers excellent opportunities for entertaining whilst

enjoying the wildlife and views.

Approached through wrought iron gates, over a tarmac drive,

there is ample parking for numerous vehicles with two garages

offering secure storage.

The accommodation comprises:

Master bedroom (first floor)

2 further bedrooms & Family bathroom (first floor)

2 bedrooms and bathroom (ground floor)

Kitchen

Dining room

Living room

Study

Utility & W.C

Entrance hall

GARDEN & OUTBUILDINGS

Double garage with electric doors

Single garage with electric doors

2 workshops/stores with W.C

Attractive gardens mainly laid to lawn with mature shrubs

Patio area

Expansive drive offering ample parking

In all the land amounts to about 0.9 Acres.

AGENTS NOTES

Fox Grant and their clients give notice that:

1. They have no authority to make or give any representations or warranties in relation to

the property.

2. These particulars have been prepared in good faith to give a fair overall view of the

property, do not form any part of an offer or contract and must not be relied upon as

statements or representations of fact.

3. Any areas, measurements or distances are approximate. The text, photographs and plans

are for guidance only and are not necessarily comprehensive. It should not be assumed

that the property has all necessary planning , building regulation or other consents and Fox Grant have not tested any services, equipment or facilities. Purchasers must satisfy

themselves by inspection or otherwise. Any error or mis-statement shall not annul the

sale or entitle either party to compensation in respect thereof.

PLANS, AREAS & SCHEDULES

These are based on the Ordnance Survey and

are for reference only. Any error or mis-statement shall not annul the sale

or entitle either party to compensation in respect thereof.

UNITARY AUTHORITY

Wiltshire Council Tel: 0300 456 0100

COUNCIL TAX

Band G

SERVICES

Mains water, electricity and drainage. Oil fired central heating

and propane gas for cooking.

FIXTURES & FITTINGS

Unless mentioned specifically all fixture, fittings and

garden ornaments are excluded from the sale.

DIRECTIONS

From A303 (Countess Roundabout) head north on the A345

towards Marlborough. Continue over the first roundabout and

the next mini roundabout before turning right after approximately

100 yards into Hackthorne Lane. After a further 100 yards the

entrance to Hackthorne House will be found on your left hand

side through a pair of wrought iron gates.

See location plan for alternative route.

VIEWINGS

All viewings strictly by

appointment through the agents

on 01722 782727. Please contact

Charlotte Roberts-Barr for further details.

Arrange viewing 01722 782727

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