Snarlton Lane, Melksham


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3

We are delighted to offer for sale this truly STUNNING 3 DOUBLE BEDROOM PERIOD COTTAGE dating back to the 1760's and situated in a non- estate lane on the outskirts of Melksham. The owners attention to detail is a credit to this impressive property where taste and style have made a beautiful period property. The accommodation arranged over two floors comprises an entrance lobby, cloakroom, a good size sitting room with feature fireplace with log burner, a spacious re- fitted solid Oak kitchen / dining room with Rayburn and Quartz worktops leading to and a lovely conservatory overlooking the enclosed private landscaped gardens. To the first floor there are three double bedrooms and a spacious refitted family bathroom. Externally the property has good size gardens offering a good degree of privacy to the side and rear, also there is ample off road parking for approximately five cars. Further benefits include oil central heating and double glazing throughout. In short to fully appreciate the quality of this property an internal viewing is strongly recommended.


From Melksham town centre turn right at the roundabout into Lowbourne Road following the road signs to Calne. Follow this road over the two roundabouts which then becomes Sandridge Road. Go straight over the next double roundabouts and take the first right into Snarlton Lane. The property can be found a little further along this road on your right hand a short distance from the junction.


Melksham is a former market town which has variety of shopping, leisure facilities, primary and secondary schools and supermarkets. Situated only 12 miles south of the M4 motorway, Melksham has good bus routes, road and rail links to Chippenham and by train onto Bath, Bristol and London. The Georgian city of Bath, (c.11 miles) and the ever expanding town of Chippenham and Trowbridge (c.6 miles) offer a comprehensive range of facilities and access to the M4 Motorway via junctions 17 and 18 respectively. Melksham is an ever expanding town with facilities matching the number of property developments planned and under construction.


Timber Frame Front door leading to Hallway. Oak door frame into sitting room

Entrance Porch

Leaded double glazed window and new tiled floor


New Low level W/C, free standing wash basin with fired earth tiled splash backs. Oak door to cloakroom.

Sitting Room

19'6 x 16'0

Spacious cottage style room with original beam, log burner and 3 double-glazed windows. Cottage style glazed double-doors lead to kitchen

Kitchen / Dining Room

18'10 x 11'0

Oak floor and wall cabinets and Quartz worktops. Added approx. 5-7 years ago.

Rayburn fitted in 2014. (Controls Oil Heating. Electric heats water and can be switched on when needed).

Kitchen also features an Electric oven with induction hob and extractor

3 double-glazed windows.

Space for dishwasher and washing machine

Integrated Fridge and Freezer

Tiled stone floor

Split Barn door leading to lobby

Rear Porch / Lobby


13'9 x 9'9

Centrally heated 13'9 x 9'9 (4.19m x 2.97m) leading to south-facing garden via double doors.

First Floor Landing

Access to loft space, built in airing cupboard housing hot water tank and linen shelves, oak doors to all rooms.


Included Walk-in Shower (High Pressure Pump Shower), Bath, Toilet, handmade vanity unit with stone basin

Fired Earth wall tiles and Mandarin Stone Floor

2 double glazed windows

Bedroom 1

16'0 x 10'4

Spacious room with built in wardrobes

Space for King/Double Bed

Bedroom 2

10'5 x 9'2

Spacious room with built in wardrobes

Space for King/Double Bed

Bedroom 3

11'0 x 9'5

Spacious room with built in wardrobes

Space for King/Double Bed

Gardens & Parking

The front garden is enclosed by dry stone walling, with gated access opening to a paved pathway leading to the front door, the garden is laid mainly to lawn with flower borders and a gated side access. South facing garden enclosed by timber fencing

Good level of privacy in garden not overlooked.

Log Store

Raised gravel beds and oil tank

A Pathway leads to the side garden which is of a good size and benefits from a good degree of privacy, laid mainly to lawn with a range of shrub borders and mature trees

Two timber garden sheds and a summerhouse

Long Decking Area at the back of the garden

Dry stone wall with hazel fencing for additional privacy (added July 2018)

To the side of the property there is ample off road parking for 5 6 cars. Also opportunity to develop due to size.

Arrange viewing 01249 247207

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