Northgate Street, Devizes, Wiltshire

Northgate, Devizes, Wiltshire

An unusual and sympathetic chapel conversion with 5 bedrooms, set privately close to the town centre.


Devizes lies 14 miles west of Marlborough, 11 miles south east of Chippenham and has a stunning Georgian market square offering an excellent range of amenities including a cinema, museum, leisure centre and well regarded schools. The larger centres of Bath 20 miles, Salisbury 25 miles and Swindon 20 miles, are all within easy reach. Junction 16 of the M4 motorway is about 17 miles to the north with the M3 motorway via the A303 to the south. Chippenham station offers regular rail services to London Paddington (approximately 72 mins) as does nearby Pewsey, about 12 miles, (approximately 1 hour). Chapel House is set privately and south facing, located just off Northgate Street set in its own peaceful surroundings and approached via private car parking to Northgate House.

Chapel House, dating from around 1776 is listed Grade II, and was previously a United Reformed Chapel, which closed some 30 years ago. This unusual and unique property is attached to the rear and was converted in a stylish manner, to create a substantial family home. There are many original features such as gothic stained glass windows and dental style cornicing whilst at the same time there are all the necessary amenities required for modern living. The light and airy accommodation is arranged around an amazing double height reception room, with the kitchen and study off to one side and having a sweeping winged staircase leading up to the bedrooms at first floor level. 

Entrance area, double height Reception Room, Study, Cloakroom, Kitchen/Breakfast room, Utility Room.

Master Bedroom with an ensuite Bathroom, Three Double Bedrooms, Family Bathroom, Guest Bedroom with ensuite Shower Room. 

The house is approached via a private car park to high double timber gates leading to a gravelled parking area with path leading to the front to the house. The garden is enclosed by brick walling and is laid to lawn and south facing with a number of mature trees including a lovely copper beech and has a secluded pond area with paths leading past well stocked beds. To the front of the house is a terrace and gravelled area with raised par terre box hedging. To one side is a further lawned area and to the other a work area and store.

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