5 Bedroom Character Property For Sale
Beanacre, Melksham, Wiltshire, SN12 7PT
Sold STC

Key Features

  • Desirable detached period family home
  • Plenty of period features
  • Fantastic Farmhouse style kitchen
  • Sitting room with wood burner
  • Dining room / snug
  • Five bedrooms, two with en-suite
  • Beautiful family bathroom
  • Large, well established rear garden
  • Plenty of off road parking
  • Garage and workshop


Bay Tree Cottage is a beautifully presented five-bedroom detached family home. Formerly two cottages converted in to one and retaining a plethora of period features including mullion windows, exposed beams and inglenook fireplaces.
Through the front door there is an entrance hall providing access to a delightful sitting room with wood burning stove, a dining room (currently being used as a snug), a fantastic Farmhouse style kitchen / family room with a free-standing island, lovely hand painted units, a gas Aga cooking range and a useful utility room leading off. Upstairs there are five good sized bedrooms, two with en-suite shower rooms and a desirable family bathroom.
Outside there is a large well established, private and fully enclosed rear garden which is perfect for entertaining gests and alfresco dining. Just a stones throw away is a meadow with a children's playground, a church yard and plenty of open countryside walks. There is a graveled driveway providing plenty of off road parking, a garage and a useful workshop.
All in all, a wonderful period property in a desirable location.


The property is located in the village of Beanacre on the outskirts of Melksham. Melksham is a market town dating back to the middle ages. Its linear town centre offers a main Post Office, various shops, cafés and supermarkets. The historic market place features Melksham Town Hall and Melksham House. Melksham has a train station which has several connections per day to Chippenham, Swindon, Trowbridge and Westbury. The A350 links Melksham with various Wiltshire market towns, including Chippenham (10 miles away) which is close to the M4 East and West. Historic Bath is less than 15 miles from Melksham by road also. Melksham is close to some beautiful villages including; Lacock, Bradford-on-Avon and is less than 30 miles from Stonehenge and Avebury.

Tenure: Freehold
Local Authority: Wiltshire Council
Council Tax Band: F
EPC Rating: D
Mains gas, water and electricity connected. Gas central heating. Septic tank.

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