Manor Cottage, Silver Street, Minety, Wiltshire


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
An extended and much improved semi-detached cottage, originally dating back to the 17th Century

and enjoying many period features throughout.

Set within the heart of this popular village and

benefitting from a very generous plot totalling 0.74

acres of mature gardens and paddock.

Set back behind an established hedge and lawned front garden, a

gated gravel driveway to the side provides ample parking. Beneath

a canopied porch the front door opens into a cosy sitting room

full of character with dressed stone wall and exposed beams, the

focal point being an impressive fireplace housing a wood burning

stove. Beyond lies a cloakroom and very useful utility room with

sink, plumbing for washing machine and also houses the oil fired


A further reception room set in the heart of the home also enjoys

many character features including a beautiful red brick fireplace

housing a wood burning stove. An extended seating area enjoys a

bank of glazing flooding this room with light.

The kitchen is fitted with a range of wall and base units and has

a larder cupboard, ceramic tiled floor, butler sink, plumbing for

dishwasher, extractor, space for a freestanding electric cooker and

fridge freezer. Beyond lies a large conservatory, currently used

as a dining room, it opens out to a lovely paved courtyard garden

comprising deep planted borders and mature trees. A decked

terrace creates the perfect space for outside entertaining, patio

doors access a sun room and workshop behind that benefits from

storage over.

To the first floor, master bedroom to the rear enjoying a dual

aspect, further double bedroom to the front with built-in storage

and a feature dressed stone wall, a single bedroom also with

built-in storage. Family bathroom with large airing cupboard, wall

mounted basin, WC and bath with electric mira shower over.

The main garden is laid to lawn, enjoys a private aspect bound by

mature planting and has a range of timber sheds and outbuildings.

With gated access and enclosed by post and rail fencing the

paddock extends to .044 acres (defined by the shaded area on the

plan – subject to an uplift clause)

Property Information


Mains water, electricity and drainage are connected to the

property, with oil fired heating feeding radiators. EPC Band 'E'.


Council Tax Band 'D' 2018/9 charges £1,595.01.


Wiltshire County Council 0300 456 0109.


Freehold offering vacant possession upon completion.


Minety is a popular village with a strong sense of community which

boasts a pre-school and excellent primary school. The village

enjoys a wide variety of clubs and activities, a village hall, well

respected local rugby club, tennis club and two public houses.

A wider range of amenities can be found in the nearby towns of

Cricklade, Malmesbury, Cirencester and Swindon which are all

within easy reach. Whilst enjoying an enviable rural location, Minety

is convenient for the local road and rail network with stations at

Kemble and Swindon and the M4 readily accessible at nearby

Wootton Bassett.


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Moore Allen - Sales

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