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Property details

  • 8 bedrooms


  • 8 bedrooms
  • 8 reception rooms
  • 5 bathrooms
  • Period
  • Garden
  • Private parking
  • Standalone
  • 2.95 acres

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For sale, Poplar Farm is a modern home with substantial garaging, formal gardens and paddock. The property dates back to the 1800's and in the past 15 years it has been extensively extended and updated by the present owner. In all approximately 2.95 acres. EPC: D.

You enter the property from the porch through the front door to the hallway, featuring the original tiled flooring. From the hallway are doors leading to a sitting room and also to a study which takes you to the large snooker room with doors leading to the patio area. Returning to the hallway, a further door leads to the dining room with steps down to the family room and the recently fitted kitchen/breakfast room, which also has doors to the patio. The living room features two sets of French doors out to the courtyard area and a gas Jotul fire. From here is a third set of French doors leading to the drive through archway and across to the large games/music room with a curved staircase taking you to the second floor; and where you can access the studio/garage and a shower room. Also on this floor is a utility room and cloakroom.

On the first floor is a large open landing which makes a great chill out area, with French doors onto a unique balcony. From here is the master bedroom with en suite bathroom, three further double bedrooms (one with en suite bathroom), a very large bedroom, single bedroom and two bathrooms. On the second floor there are two further double bedrooms. The property is accessed through a five bar gate onto a curved private driveway leading through the archway with large double doors at the front and to the rear. From here you enter the large courtyard, where there is parking for many vehicles. There is substantial garaging, formal gardens and paddock.

The village of Shaw offers 'The Toast Office' which incorporates a Post Office, cafe and communal hub; The Golden Fleece and Pear Tree pubs are in close proximity. Poplar Farm provides a great opportunity to live and work from home within easy reach of Bath, Bristol and London; all day to day needs are available in Melksham, whilst the Georgian city of Bath provides the highest quality cultural and shopping facilities.

Mainline rail services are available at Chippenham and Melksham to London Paddington. The M4 (J17) provides good road access to central London and the wider national motorway network. Bristol Airport is easily accessible to the west. There is a local primary school but the area is renowned for the quality of its private schools. Bath also has a renowned university as does Bristol.

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Local Amenities

  • Melksham 0.7 miles
  • Bradford-on-Avon 5.1 miles
  • Shaw CE Primary School 0.4 miles
  • River Mead School 1.2 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Melksham 0.7 miles
  • Bradford-on-Avon 5.1 miles
  • Shaw CE Primary School 0.4 miles
  • River Mead School 1.2 miles

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Average estimated value for a house in SN12:

  • £367,433
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  • £19,051
  • (5.468%)
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25th Feb 2020 £1,345,000 First listed

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