Goatacre is a small village situated 12 miles to the south west of Swindon, 6 miles from Royal Wootton Bassett and 1mile to the north of Hilmarton a larger village with a historic church, which dates from the 12th century, a pub and a primary school. The market town of Calne, 5 miles away, offers a range of shopping facilities whilst Swindon, Marlborough and Chippenham enhance these facilities.
Train services are available from Swindon, 13 miles and Chippenham 10 miles away, providing main line rail services (Paddington approximately 55 and 75 minutes respectively). Motorway access is at J16 and J17 of the M4 motorway providing easy access to London and Bristol.
Schools in the area include a primary in Hilmarton, Royal Wootton Bassett Academy, St Mary’s and St Margaret’s, Calne, Dauntsey’s and Marlborough College.
The house is set at the end of a long drive through open farmland leading to a former farmhouse and traditional farmyard from which the Garconniery was converted.
The property, of brick elevations under a pitched slate roof is arranged over a single storey. Recently converted to a high standard, the accommodation offers excellent space with under floor heating, double glazing, a modern kitchen and shower room. Of particular note is the large Living Room which has exposed beams and a vaulted ceiling giving a feeling of space.
Entrance Hall/Study - Stone flagged flooring
Internal corridor with stone flagged flooring leading to:
Living Room - carpeted, exposed beams, vaulted ceiling, French Windows to rear with lovely views over fields.
Kitchen - a range of floor and wall units with polished granite work surfaces, incorporating a sink, Lamorna electric oven, 4 hobs and an extractor fan, built-in dishwasher.
Double Bedroom - carpeted
Shower Room - Stone flagged floor and tiled walls, Shower cubicle and dressing area, hand basin, and wc. Units with space for washing machine and drier.
Master Bedroom - carpeted with built in wardrobes and airing cupboard
Outside there is covered parking for a car opposite and a small terrace and lawned area.
Availability: January 2020
Pets: Strictly no pets
Term: long preferred
Strictly no smokers
Deposit: a sum equating to 5 weeks rent
Rent: £1,000 pcm, payable monthly in advance
Services: Drainage, water and internet and council tax included. Electricity payable by the tenant