Bridge Cottage is a charming village house on the edge of Little Bedwyn in Wiltshire believed to date from the 18th century. Subsequently refurbished and renovated, it’s now an excellent family retreat.

Accommodation comprises: kitchen/breakfast room, sitting room, garden room, rear lobby/boot room and four bedrooms as well as two bathrooms.

The kitchen in particular is a fine family space and the annexe, which comes with a galley kitchen, one bedroom and a bathroom, can easily be incorporated into the house ,or provide ancillary accommodation. The garden room is also a wonderful, airy space with access to the pretty gardens.

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The gardens come to around a third of an acre and include pretty lawns which overlook the Kennet & Avon canal, some excellent planting and a very productive kitchen garden.

Bridge Cottage is situated on the edge of Little Bedwyn in Wiltshire; a village shop, post office and bakery can be found in Great Bedwyn just a mile away. Marlborough and Hungerford (six miles and four miles) provide further amenities.

The guide price is £895,000. For further information please contact Knight Frank on 01488 682 726 or visit www.knightfrank.co.uk.

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