Honey Cottage, Milbourne


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
An excellent family home (2515 sq ft) with further potential, a large garage and mature

wrap around gardens, in a semi-rural location, close to Malmesbury.

5 double bedrooms, dressing room, 2 bathrooms - 1 en suite. Hall, 3 reception rooms,

kitchen/breakfast room, conservatory, cloakroom. Driveway parking for several cars.

The Property

Honey Cottage presents a unique opportunity to own a spacious, detached property with a wrap around private garden on the edge of Malmesbury, a charming and desirable town on the edge of the Cotswolds. Although in some need of modernisation, this extended cottage encompasses five double bedrooms, including a master bedroom suite with dressing room and en-suite bathroom. The bedrooms and a further bathroom branch from a light and airy open plan landing with ample eaves storage, and which also provides access to two considerable loft spaces.

Downstairs comprises of a galley kitchen/breakfast room opening onto the garden, and three reception rooms currently used as a living room, dining room and music room. There is also a cloakroom in close proximity to the extensive double garage, with a useful utility space and currently providing an insulated music room for any aspiring musicians. The sitting room, with its traditional open fireplace, opens into a bright conservatory, which in turn leads onto the secluded, private wrap around garden, complete with a summer house positioned to maximise the sun s warmth and light during the summer months.

Originally thought to have been built in the 1940s, Honey Cottage presents buyers with the opportunity to fuse a traditional cottage with a modern family home, in the quiet and peaceful idylls of North Wiltshire.


The gated and pillared entrance leads to a block paved parking and turning area. There is a lawn at the front with borders, and a mature hedge to the roadside. Gated access either side of the house leads to a lawned rear garden with well stocked borders, hedges and trees. There is a summerhouse and, at the side, a shed with log store and the oil tank.

Double Garage

6.41m max by 6.32m max (21'0 max by 20'8 max )

Including the insulated music studio. Sink unit, oil fired boiler, power and light.


Mains water, electricity and drainage are connected. The oil fired boiler is in the garage. Council Tax Band G - £3,195.37 payable for 2021/22. EPC rating Band E-47.


Milbourne is a semi rural location on the outskirts of Malmesbury which is reputed to be one of the oldest boroughs in the country. It has a comprehensive range of shops including a Waitrose, a library, museum and sport centre with swimming pool. There are various cultural activities including events at the lovely old Abbey. The proximity of the M4 motorway provides easy road travel to the major employment centres of the area including Swindon, Bath and Bristol. There are mainline train services from Chippenham, Kemble and Swindon.

Directions to SN16 9JQ

From the town centre, proceed up the by-pass on the A429, heading north towards Cirencester. At the roundabout take the third exit to Charlton and turn almost immediately right to Milbourne. Continue around the left bend and the house is the first on your left hand side. If you reach Dew Pond Barn you have gone too far.

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Blount & Maslin

50 High Street, Malmesbury, Wiltshire

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