Manton is a popular and pretty village lying 1 mile to the west of Marlborough in the Kennet Valley an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village has a church, a well-regarded primary school and a thriving pub/restaurant. The nearby market town of Marlborough provides a wide range of shopping and leisure facilities whilst the larger regional centres of Salisbury, Bath and Swindon offer a wider range of services.
There is easy access to Junction 14 of the M4 motorway (80 miles to central London, 74 miles to Heathrow Airport), 14 miles away, and to the wider main road network. There are regular trains from Swindon, Great Bedwyn, Hungerford and Pewsey to London Paddington. Oxford Airport is about 46 miles to the north east and Bristol International Airport is about 60 miles to the west.
There are a number of excellent schools close by including Preshute primary, Pinewood, St Francis Pewsey, St John’s Marlborough, Marlborough College, St Mary’s Calne and Dauntsey’s.
Manton Down, a renowned Racehorse Stud and Training Centre, lies to the north of the village, up a long drive into the Marlborough Downs. There are many opportunities for walking riding or cycling in the area.
Redpost House is of rendered brick elevations under a pitched slate roof and is arranged over two stories. The property is double glazed and well appointed with spacious reception rooms.
A covered porch ideal fro sheltered entertainment leads to an Entrance Hall with tiled floor and wc, an Inner Hall with stairs, a Utility Room with plumbing for a washing machine, a Shower Room and Rear Lobby. There is a spacious Kitchen/Breakfast Room with a wood effect floor, a range of fitted wall and floor units incorporating a sink, with an electric oven and hob and extractor above and a dishwasher with a Playroom to one side. A Dining Room lies off the kitchen and on to the Sitting Room.
There is a Master Bedroom with En-Suite Bathroom with fitted wardrobes and a further three Double Bedrooms and a Family Bathroom with a wc, bath and hand basin.
The house has lovely views out over the gallops and has a parking area to the front and side leading to two Garages. There is a large lawned garden with established beds and a raised terrace.
Availability: August 2019
Pets: Strictly no pets
Term: long preferred
Deposit: a sum equating to 5 weeks’ rent
Rent: payable monthly in advance
Services: payable by the tenant
Strictly no smokers.