4 Bedroom Detached House For Sale
A delightful late 17th Century Grade II listed 4 bedroom village house on four floors with a wealth of historical features, a garage and well maintained garden.
The Jacobean House is an imposing family home built in the late 17th Century with a timber frame and brick ground floor, rendered first floor with some exposed dark timbers.
The front porch, with a Cotswold stone roof, leads into the hallway and a downstairs WC & shower room. The Drawing Room has early 18th Century mellow coloured wooden panelling and a bolection-moulded corner fireplace with a Jetmaster fire. The Sitting Room has a large moulded stone 17th Century fireplace, exposed timber beams and a built in wooden bookcase. To the rear is a Kitchen with a gas fired Aga and a stainless steel sink with double drainer looking out onto the back garden and a back doorway which leads directly to the garage.
Leading off the hallway are stairs down to the Cellar which is spacious and has part stone and part brick flooring
The staircase has turned balusters and square newels and leads to the first floor where there is a Master bedroom with dual aspect 12 pane sash windows and a bathroom. The Guest bedroom has a double sash window overlooking the High Street and a bathroom. Stairs lead to the second floor with two attic bedrooms in the eaves and a WC.
TENURE AND POSSESSION
The property is available for sale freehold, with vacant possession upon completion.
WAYLEAVES, EASEMENTS AND RIGHTS OF WAY
The Jacobean House is sold subject to and with the benefit of all matters contained in or referred to in the title deeds together with all existing rights of way whether public or private, including wayleaves, easements, covenants, restrictions and obligations whether to specifically in these sale particulars or not. The buyer(s) shall be deemed to have full knowledge of the boundaries and the ownership thereof.
Rowde is a popular village about 2 miles north west of Devizes, which provides a broad range of shopping, recreational and business facilities . Rowde village has 2 public houses and the famous Caen Hill flight of 29 locks on the Kennet and Avon canal is on the outskirts. The market town of Chippenham lies approximately 10 miles to the north and Melksham 6 miles to the west respectively.
There are many well regarded state and independent schools in the area including a primary school in the village, Devizes school, St Margaret’s and St Marys in Calne and Dauntsey’s in West Lavington.
There are superb walking opportunities with a network of local footpaths and bridleways.
The garden surrounds the house and there is a lawn at the rear of the house as well as a brick and paved patio area. There are well maintained flower borders with mature shrubs, a Maple tree and hedging. A gravel path leads around the house with pretty hedging.
There is parking for 2 vehicles and a single brick garage with an electric up and over door.
It is believed that the property is the west end part of the now demolished Lamb Inn.
Council Tax Band F
Mains electricity, water , drainage and gas.
From the centre of Devizes, take the Bath Road west and fork right down Dunkirk Hill onto the A342. Follow this road for about 2 miles and on entering the village of Rowde, go past The Cross Keys public house and The Jacobean House will be found on the left hand side as indicated by the Woolley & Wallis For Sale board. Parking is to the rear of the property via Maundrell Close.
No EPC available for this property
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