West Stowell is a small hamlet lying 5 miles from Marlborough, a popular Wiltshire market town and about 3 miles from Pewsey, a popular village with excellent shopping facilities and amenities including a post office, bank, supermarket, dentist and doctor's surgery. Hungerford lies 15 miles away, with Swindon 17 miles to the north and Salisbury 22 miles to the south.
London (Paddington) is about 65 minutes from the station in Pewsey. The M4 at Junction 14 lies 16 miles away and the A303/M3 is about 15 miles to the south.
West Walk is situated in a wonderful rural location within the Pewsey Vale in an area of outstanding natural beauty with rolling countryside and the Kennet and Avon canal, offering many leisure opportunities.
West Stowell House is believed to date from the 18th Century and probably earlier. Extended in the 1930s by the distinguished diplomat, Sir Eric Phipps, the house and outbuildings were converted into eight houses in 1977. The property is of brick elevations edged by a parapeted facade, under a pitched roof and is arranged over three storeys.
The accommodation is well presented and takes full advantage of the high ceilings, sash windows and other period features. The reception rooms are generously proportioned.
Ground Floor: Entrance Hall, Drawing Room, Inner Hall/Study, Kitchen/Dining Room, WC
First Floor: Master Bedroom, Bathroom, Utility Room
Second Floor: Two Double Bedrooms with Ensuite
The property has its own private garden with a terraced area which is ideal for outdoor entertaining.
The well maintained communal gardens extend to some seven acres and provide an exceptionally beautiful setting and include a lake, croquet lawn, sensational spring bulbs, wood store and vegetable plots. Maintenance of both the private and communal gardens is included in the rent.
Term: long preferred
Deposit: a sum equating to 5 weeks’ rent
Rent: payable monthly in advance
Services: Mains electricity, oil fired central heating, private water and drainage
No pets, Not suitable for a young family, No Smoking
Local Authority: Wiltshire Council, Browfort, Devizes Wiltshire SN10 2AT Tel: 0300 45601